All You Need To Know

All You Need To Know

Sticking with its December, March, June release schedule, Google has made it a habit of issuing ‘feature drops’ to its Pixel smartphones, with the latest one bringing new functionality to every generation as far back as the Pixel 3. Some of the features detailed in the December 2021 ‘drop’ are more functional, practical upgrades – … Read moreAll You Need To Know

Low Price for a Solid Device

Low Price for a Solid Device

As phones become more all-singing and all-dancing personal supercomputers that we keep in our pockets, those advancements from high-end devices start to trickle down to cheaper devices, too. Step forward the Motorola e7i Power – a phone that costs under £80 new, and still offers a nice big display, solid battery life making it a … Read moreLow Price for a Solid Device

How to Add Wireless Charging to Any Phone

How to Add Wireless Charging to Any Phone

The term ‘wireless charging’ is one that’s thrown around a lot by manufacturers and publications alike, but wireless charging can mean different things to different people. When many people refer to wireless charging, they’re actually referring to inductive charging – similar to the technology that the Apple Watch uses. Qi is a standard developed by … Read moreHow to Add Wireless Charging to Any Phone

UK emergency alert system test will set off Android phones today

UK emergency alert system test will set off Android phones today

A test of the new Emergency Alerts system is scheduled to take place today (22 June) affecting Android phones across the UK. The UK government is planning to roll out a new public safety system later this Summer, similar to one used in the USA. The system is designed to warn smartphone and tablet users … Read moreUK emergency alert system test will set off Android phones today

Affordable Flagships & Budget Buys

Affordable Flagships & Budget Buys

Not everyone can afford a flagship phone like the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra or iPhone 12 Pro, but the good news is that plenty of cheaper devices offer an excellent experience all the same. Some are half the price or even less, so don’t panic if your bank account is looking a little bare and … Read moreAffordable Flagships & Budget Buys

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 5G Review: Affordable 5G Phone

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 5G Review: Affordable 5G Phone

When you’re on a budget it’s inevitable you’ll have to make compromises in one area or another. When it comes to 5G phones, if the price is low you should expect to find corners cut elsewhere to make the numbers add up. And so it is with the Redmi Note 10 5G, which at £199/US$199 … Read moreXiaomi Redmi Note 10 5G Review: Affordable 5G Phone

Google Pixel Phones Get March 2021 Update With Latest Android Security Patch, New Features, Fixes

Google Pixel Phones Get March 2021 Update With Latest Android Security Patch, New Features, Fixes

Google Pixel phones have started receiving the March 2021 Pixel update along with the latest Android security patch. The update brings new share audio recordings feature, improved integration for an accessory that allows using the camera underwater, and more. The feature drop is available for Google Pixel 3 phones and newer models. Along with the … Read moreGoogle Pixel Phones Get March 2021 Update With Latest Android Security Patch, New Features, Fixes

Android Users Get Password Checkup, Ability to Schedule Text Messages, and More

Android Users Get Password Checkup, Ability to Schedule Text Messages, and More

Google has announced a slew of updates for Android that includes an integrated Password Checkup for devices running Android 9 and above. The feature will inform users if any of their passwords have been previously exposed. The feature was introduced on Google Chrome back in 2019 and is aimed at letting users safeguard their credentials … Read moreAndroid Users Get Password Checkup, Ability to Schedule Text Messages, and More

Netflix Can Now Automatically Download Movies and TV Shows for You

Netflix Can Now Automatically Download Movies and TV Shows for You

Netflix’s Smart Downloads feature is broadening its horizons with “Downloads for You.” It can now automatically download movies and TV shows that you might like, to help you in situations where you find yourself stuck without Internet access or in a long wait like the evening commute. (Remember travelling to and fro for work? Saving … Read moreNetflix Can Now Automatically Download Movies and TV Shows for You

Android 12 Developer Preview 1 Released: Check Out Compatibility and New Features

Android 12 Developer Preview 1 Released: Check Out Compatibility and New Features

Google has released the first developer preview of Android 12 — the next version of Android that will debut later this year as a successor to Android 11. The new release comes over five months after the arrival of the public release of Android 11 that took place in September. Just like with previous developer … Read moreAndroid 12 Developer Preview 1 Released: Check Out Compatibility and New Features

Our 5 free and paid Android/iOS applications of the week

Our 5 free and paid Android/iOS applications of the week

Here are this week’s selections for interesting apps from Apple’s App Store and Google’s Play Store. Go download them now! (This is a preview – click here to read the entire entry.) Source link

First look at Android 12: Beige, round and with new widgets

First look at Android 12: Beige, round and with new widgets

The first screenshots of Android 12 have appeared on the Internet. Google seems to have adopted a ‘pastel’ look and leaked images who menus in a pale beige colour. But much more exciting are the new menus and especially the new widgets! Leaked screenshots of Android 12 show pale beige as system colour Many elements are more … Read moreFirst look at Android 12: Beige, round and with new widgets

Barcode Scanner app with 10 million downloads flagged for malicious code

Barcode Scanner app with 10 million downloads flagged for malicious code

The “Barcode Scanner” app is said to contain dangerous malware after the latest update, according to security company Malwarebytes. Considering how this Android application has crossed the 10 million download mark, you might want to check out the different types of barcode scanners that you have installed on your smartphone. We will inform you on how … Read moreBarcode Scanner app with 10 million downloads flagged for malicious code