We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message

More Smartphones Articles

  • News: Four Reasons to Consider FileMaker 12

    Data is the fuel that drives business, and the database is the engine that runs it all. But, just as most people would rather drive a hot new Ferrari than a rusty, dented 1972 Ford Pinto, users are more likely to put the database to use if it looks good.

  • News: Easter Eggs: The best iOS apps for Easter

    Easter is upon us again, so if you're looking for something to keep you and your kids occupied while you try not to gorge yourself silly on chocolate eggs, here are some of the best new Easter-themed apps.

  • How-Tos: How to Buy a Smartphone for Your Business

    Shopping for a new smartphone is tough: With so many phones out there, finding the best one for your work life and your personal life can be headache-inducing. This guide highlights business features among the different operating systems, explains the best specs for business, and offers advice on the apps you should download once you purchase your smartphone.

  • News: Ten ways your smartphone knows where you are

    One of the most important capabilities that smartphones now have is knowing where they are. More than desktops, laptops, personal navigation devices or even tablets, which are harder to take with you, a smartphone can combine its location with many other pieces of data to make new services available.

  • News: HTC Q1 profit sinks by 70 percent

    High Tech Computer reported a 70 percent year-on-year fall in net profit for the first quarter on Friday, as the Taiwanese handset maker transitioned to a new line of smartphones it hopes will lift earnings.

  • News: Sprint set to offer cure for poor wireless voice quality

    Sprint this week said that its new HTC Evo 4G LTE smartphone, along with future phones, will support HD voice, but noted that users will first have to upgrade to the Sprint 3G network expected to launch in several cities later this year.

  • News: iPad & iPhone User issue 61: Spotlight on iPad 2013

    The latest issue of iPad & iPhone User is out today! As usual it contains everything you need to get more from your iOS device, but this issue is a special one, with a massive guide to the new iPad, a look ahead to the features you can expect in 2013's iPad, and a comprehensive roundup of the best fitness apps and accessories for the iPhone.

  • News: 7in iPad in the works, may never ship

    Described as ”just like the 9.7in iPad shrunk down a little bit.”

  • News: Larry Page letter highlights Google's conflicts

    Google CEO Larry Page published a long public letter on Thursday that gives an update on the company's strategy and highlights some of the conflicts he faces after a year at the head of the company.

  • News: Remains of the Day: Filthy lucre

    iOS apps are raking in money hand-over-fist; meanwhile, Apple may be willing to go to court to protect its share of ebook sales. And if new iPads don't play nicely with Wi-Fi, they'll be sent home to think about what they've done. The remainders for Thursday, April 5, 2012 regret nothing.

  • News: Federal IT pros look at BYOD security, management concerns

    Like their counterparts in the private sector, information technology managers in the federal government are actively debating whether their agencies should move to a "bring your own device" (BYOD) policy, allowing employee-owned mobile smartphones and tablets devices to be used for work.

  • Opinion: Samsung Says No 3D in Galaxy S III

    Samsung wants to make one thing very clear about its upcoming Galaxy S III smartphone: it won't have a 3D display--thank goodness!

  • News: Windows Phone seen as driving a wedge between iPhone, Android

    Nokia's Lumia 900 smartphones will reach AT&T stores on Sunday for $99.99, and one analyst said it could be the start of something big: Windows Phone as a market disrupter between the successful iPhone and Android phones.

  • News: Government IT strains under BYOD challenge

    IT executives with federal and state governments are struggling to sort out mobile strategies for smartphones and tablets that would be used by employees at work.

  • News: Hipmunk update integrates calendar data with travel searches

    Your busy schedule can stay front and center when it's time to research travel options, thanks to the latest update to Hipmunk's mobile app for searching flight and hotel reservations.

  • News: Apple adds Twitter integration to iAd Producer for iOS

    The update adds support for the third-generation iPad, Twitter integration, and other improvements and fixes, according to Apple’s Developer notes.

  • News: Why iOS makes more money for Google than Android does

    Mobile devices running Apple's iOS are more profitable for Google than Android devices, analysis of data revealed in court shows.

  • News: Apple investigating WiFi problems with new iPad

    Thread on Apple forums discussing the problems, which currently has 712 replies. Apple has published an AppleCare document internally, that indicates that it is investigating the issues.

  • News: Asus Padfone Pre-Orders Begin in Taiwan

    After a year of hype, Asus' Padfone is finally going up for pre-order, but only in Taiwan for now.

  • Opinion: Facebook Security Hole Found on iPhone, Android Devices

    A security flaw in Facebook’s mobile apps can be easily tapped by thieves searching for personal information about you.



IDG UK Sites

Three buys O2 to become UK's largest network

IDG UK Sites

CarPlay and Android Auto: only a stepping stone to a fully connected car

IDG UK Sites

Microsoft's HoloLens hands-on review

IDG UK Sites

OS X Yosemite vs Windows 10: The Mac and PC operating systems go head to head UPDATED