Android Wear now works with iPhones
Published in Wearables
Tuesday, 01 September 2015 12:25

Android Wear now works with iPhones


Liberate yourself from the iWatch

Apple users who have realized that owning an iWatch is a liability are being given the chance to upgrade to more sensible technology.

Scully is back
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 27 August 2015 12:45

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
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 16:27

Cortana speaks fluent Android


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
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 16:13

French outfit surrenders to Windows 10


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
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 16:02

IDC dismisses Apple's cheap iPhone plans


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
Published in Mobiles


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
Published in News
Wednesday, 19 August 2015 12:27

Google shows off WiFi router


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
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 18 August 2015 11:48

Google’s next Android is a marshmallow


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
Published in Mobiles

 

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
Published in News
Tuesday, 11 August 2015 15:03

Android calls in Vulkan support


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.