smartphones

Five New Accessories For Any Phone

If you’ve just bought a new smartphone, or if you’re thinking of buying one, there are always a few bits and pieces you can purchase to make your new toy just a bit better.

Whether it’s a case to protect it from accidental drops, a spare charging cable, or a pair of headphones to make your commute more bearable, we’ve rounded up five accessories that any new smartphone would be lucky to have.


Our Favourite Android, iOS And Windows Phone Apps Of The Week

Hope you enjoyed the Easter break and the extra-long weekend, guys! We’re celebrating the only way we know how: by downloading some sweet new Android, iOS, and Windows Phone apps.


The Smartphone Industry Pledge That Could Stop Your Phone Being Stolen

The likes of Apple, Google, Microsoft and other major figures in the smartphone industry have signed a pledge that will make it harder to steal mobile phones — from July 2015, at least. The pledge sees the companies promise to enable every smartphone user with the ability to remotely brick and wipe their phones when they’re stolen.


Sony's Xperia T2 Ultra: 2014′s First Gigantaphone Is Now Available

Sony has announced a new mid-to-high-end 6-inch “phablet” model today, with its Xperia T2 Ultra arriving in both normal and dual-SIM options. It combines a 1080p display with a 13-megapixel camera, with Sony plumbing its quad-core Qualcomm MSM8928 chipset into 1GB of RAM.


Report: Amazon Showing Off 3D 'Holographic' Phone, Could Hit This Year

We’ve been hearing about the rumoured 3D Amazon phone forever, but it’s never shown up. According to the WSJ, however, Amazon is getting ready to launch this phone this year.


Buy It For Life: Will Your Technology Purchases Last A Decade?

I own one pair of boots. They’re great boots. I know they’ll last me a decade, if I take care of them. I also own a backpack — a very expensive backpack — with a lifetime guarantee that I’m sure I’ll never have to use, because it’s built to last. I’m not really so sure that I can say the same for most of the technology that I own, though.


Five New Ways To Improve Your Fitness

Getting fit requires willpower, determination and planning — but that doesn’t mean that you can’t help the process along with the right gadgets and apps. Here are five recent contenders to consider.


Our Favourite Android, iOS And Windows Phone Apps Of The Week

Rejoice, the weekend is here. Whether you sprinted or hobbled across the finish line, we made it. Now let’s download some apps!


Five New Apps To Buy

So you’ve acquired a shiny new tablet or phone, but what apps should you install on it? Here are five recent apps that are definitely worth checking out.


Lightning Review: Xiaomi's Portable Battery Is Ridiculously Powerful

There’s nothing more frustrating than being caught without power. If your phone is dead in the middle of a long day, you can’t call, or text, or check Facebook. If your tablet is dead in the middle of a long flight, you can’t pass the time with movies or reading. That’s where a USB battery pack comes in handy — and Xiaomi’s latest is hugely powerful.