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BT BT8500 review

The BT8500 is quite simply the phone I’ve been waiting for since February 2009. That was when I first reviewed the rather-brilliant TrueCall device, a clever little box that screened and blocked calls so you only talked to the people…

No Comments / 18 View / March 14, 2016

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Samsung Galaxy S7 vs Galaxy S6

All of the flagship phones get a yearly update. While each upgrade can cause people with previous years’ models to get serious phone envy, it’s not always worth upgrading. Not every generation of handset introduces new features that you absolutely…

No Comments / 195 View / March 13, 2016

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Samsung Galaxy S6 review – now with Android 6.0

The Samsung Galaxy S5 was a great phone in terms of technology, but there’s no denying it felt like just another iterative change of what had gone before rather than something a bit more revolutionary. Fortunately, I have no such qualms with…

No Comments / 7 View / March 11, 2016

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Barriers To Augmented Reality Are Holding Us Back From The Holodeck

There is more money and talent invested in virtual and augmented reality than ever before. Indeed, more than $3.5 billion has been invested into virtual and augmented reality startups in the past two years. The industry is growing fast; Goldman…

No Comments / 46 View / February 27, 2016

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Facebook Officially Launches Canvas Ads That Load Full-Screen Rich Media Pages In-App

Instant Articles, meet Instant Ads. Facebook wants to give advertisers an immersive way to reach people without making them leave the social network. So today it officially launched its ad Canvas for all advertisers. When users click a Facebook News Feed…

No Comments / 71 View / February 20, 2016

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LG Outs Its Next Phablet, The Slender LG S

There’s less than a week to go until LG’s pre-MWC press conference, where the company is expected to lift the veil on a new flagship smartphone, the LG G5. But the South Korean mobile maker has another handset to show off…

No Comments / 5 View / February 14, 2016

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Apple Pay Is Launching In China In Two Days

Apple Pay is about to launch in China. An ICBC representative said that it was launching on February 18 on WeChat. But you don’t have to look that far as Apple itself details Apple Pay’s launch on its Chinese website….

No Comments / 16 View / February 12, 2016

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The Best Upcoming Phones

There’s always a great new smartphone just around the corner. In this period between CES and Mobile World Congress, the major phone manufacturers are putting the finishing touches on their product lines for the coming year. That doesn’t mean you definitely…

No Comments / 44 View / January 23, 2016

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Microsoft Lumia 950 XL review

A year ago, I gave up on Windows Phone. Frustrated by a lack of quality apps, poor hardware offerings, and a feeling of missing out, I bought an iPhone like millions of others. I haven’t regretted switching away from Windows…

No Comments / 68 View / January 8, 2016

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Motorola won’t kill the Moto G

Lenovo may be starting to “phase out” Motorola, but that doesn’t mean it’s doing away with Motorola’s most successful phones. Despite reports that a Lenovo executive said the Moto G and Moto E will be discontinued, Motorola tells The Verge…

No Comments / 45 View / January 7, 2016