Scully is back
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27 August 2015

Scully is back

This time he is saving the planet with two new smartphones

The bloke who did the world a favour by sacking an increasingly unstable, megalomaniac called Steve Jobs from Apple is trying to do humanity another favour.

Cortana speaks fluent Android
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Hands on: We just tried it

Microsoft promised Cortana was coming to Android, and this is now happening, at least for users in the USA. 

French outfit surrenders to Windows 10
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ARCHOS 50e Helium is cheap

A French company famous for its cheap smartphones, has announced 50 Cesium handset which comes pre-installed with Windows 10 Mobile.

IDC dismisses Apple's cheap iPhone plans
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Why does Google titter so?

Beancounters at IDC have dismissed Apple's attempts to make a slightly more affordable iPhone.

Lenovo's ZUK will have Cyanogen under the bonnet
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Android fork goes international

Lenovo's new ZUK brand will use the Cyanogen OS and the gear will be seen outside of China.

Google shows off WiFi router
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Can stream video

Search Engine outfit Google has released details of a Wi-Fi router called OnHub to sort out all your home Wi-Fi woes.

Google’s next Android is a marshmallow
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Turns to goo when things get hot

We are not sure what Google’s marketing people were smoking when they came up with the name Marshmallow for the next version of Android.

Android users are more loyal than Apple fanboys
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We were surprised 

There is a myth in the Apple cult that once you buy one of its shiny toys you will be a dedicated follower for the rest of your miserable life. However a new statistic suggests that is not quite, but completely untrue.

Android calls in Vulkan support
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Live long and prosper

Android to get a graphics boost with a low-overhead rendering API named after a pointy eared star trek hero or a British bomber depending whether you are a trekky or a military buff.

Google to step up Android One pressure to India
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Good deal

Google plans to press on with push its Android One cut-price smartphone project in India.