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  • News: Zuckerberg says no to Facebook smartphone

    CEO Mark Zuckerberg has announced new mobile software for Facebook, but dismissed rumours that the company is planning to launch a smartphone

  • News: Android gains smartphone market share

    Google Android continues to gain ground in the smartphone market, rising 6.5 percentage points to capture 21.4 percent of all US-based smartphone subscribers from July to September 2010.

  • How-Tos: How to take better pictures on a cameraphone

    The cameras built into today's mobile phones are far more than the gimmick they once were. We leave our digital camera at home and use a Samsung Galaxy S to take some fantastic photographs.

  • How-Tos: How to increase productivity with Google Android

    Integration with Google Mail, the ability to accommodate third-party software and a finger-friendly interface all help explain why Google Android has quickly become an immensely popular mobile operating system. We demonstrate how to set up email and organise files using the platform.

  • News: Poll: Google Android edges ahead of Apple iPhone

    In an exceptionally close PC Advisor poll that asked 'What will be your next smartphone operating system?', Google Android pipped the Apple iPhone's iOS by just 0.4 percent.

  • News: Will Facebook unveil smartphone at mobile event?

    Facebook is hosting event at its company headquarters this afternoon - an announcement that the company says will be mobile-focused, which has lead to speculation on the web that Facebook's own mobile phone will finally be unveiled.

  • News: Symbian OS boosted by EC grant

    The Symbian Foundation, which recently lost its respected executive director and the backing of two major phone makers, is getting a much-needed boost through a European Commission-sponsored project.

  • News: Smartphone online usage climbing rapidly, with iPhone in the lead

    Average monthly online usage by smartphone users will exceed 700MB by 2015, study says

  • News: Fix for iPhone alarm woes revealed

    A bug in the iPhone operating system iOS, which resulted in alarms going off an hour late as Europe this week can be easily fixed.

  • News: Report: Apple, Google vying for mobile payment startup

    Both Apple and Google are in talks to acquire Boku, a company offering online payment technology via mobile phones according to TechCrunch.

  • Opinion: The three screens

    Last year Microsoft was trumpeting the concept of ‘three screens and a cloud’ to inspire its customers to look for money-making opportunities beyond desktop PC culture. (Remember, Microsoft’s main customers are not really consumers, but the PC hardware manufacturing companies that it persuades to preinstall its Windows software.)

  • News: Android phones outsell iPhone 2-to-1

    Smartphones that run Google Android outsold Apple's iPhone in the US by almost two-to-one in Q3, said the NPD Group.

  • News: Apple iPhone bug means alarms go off an hour late

    A bug in the iPhone's operating system resulted in alarms going off an hour late as the UK's clocks went back.

  • News: Apple sues Motorola over mobile phone patents

    Apple filed two lawsuits against Motorola and Motorola Mobility late Friday in a US federal court, claiming violations of its patents in multiple Motorola cell phones, including the Droid line.

  • News: The 19 best location-based apps

    PC Advisor selects the best location-based apps for Google Android, BlackBerry and Apple iPhone, and recommends the best utilities and online applications for your desktop or laptop PC.

  • News: The 12 best apps for food, drink and shopping

    PC Advisor presents the best food, drink and shopping apps for Google Android, BlackBerry and Apple iPhone, and recommends the best utilities and online applications for your desktop or laptop PC.

  • News: The 10 best apps for contacts and calls

    PC Advisor presents our favourite mobile contacts and calling apps for Google Android, BlackBerry and Apple iPhone, and recommend the best utilities and online applications for your desktop or laptop PC.

  • News: The 37 best productivity apps

    We present our favourite productivity applications for Android, BlackBerry and iPhone, as well as the best productivity utilities and online apps.

  • News: The 16 best creative apps

    PC Advisor presents the best creative apps for Google Android, BlackBerry and Apple iPhone, and recommends the best utilities and online applications for your desktop or laptop PC.

  • News: The 9 best mobile web-browsing tools

    PC Advisor presents the best mobile browsing apps for Google Android, BlackBerry and Apple iPhone.



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