Smartphone screens find their size sweet spot

Smartphone screens find their size sweet spot

The joke in the smartphone space in years past was how screens just kept getting bigger stretching palms and making you look ridiculous when held up to the head to talk. How times change. Talking into phones? Why, how 2005 of you! Phablets have long been the new normal as thetelephone icon lost out in […]

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Samsung just unveiled its new Galaxy S8 smartphone

Samsung just unveiled its new Galaxy S8 smartphone

After a tumultuous twelve months which saw exploding phones, a plummeting stock price and executive turnover, Samsung hopes to turn its fortunes around with its latest product offerings. At a press event in New York, Samsung officially unveiled the Samsung Galaxy S8 and the Samsung Galaxy S8+ smartphones. The Galaxy S8 has a 5.7-inch display, […]

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Snapchat has Tagboard to thanks for reach beyond the smartphone

Snapchat has Tagboard to thanks for reach beyond the smartphone

The Seattle Mariners was the first sports team to run Snapchat content in-stadium.Image: tagboard Get ready to start seeing Snapchat in the real world and on TV. The youth-oriented app is working with Tagboard to push Snaps beyond the mobile phone and onto bigger screens. It’s a move that could help Snapchat boost its overall […]

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Xiaomis new Mi Max 2 smartphone claims a two-day battery

Xiaomis new Mi Max 2 smartphone claims a two-day battery

Fresh from announcing the Mi 6, its latest flagship smartphone, last month, Xiaomi gone and unveiled another new phone.The Mi Max 2, announcedtoday at an event in Beijing,will be available in China from June 1 priced upwards fromRMB 1699, thatsaround $247. Xiaomi claims it sold over three million of the original Mi Max, which is […]

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The 10 most influential smartphone apps

The 10 most influential smartphone apps

From Maps to Instagram, Uber to Foursquare the top 10 app developments which have been copied, adopted or simply absorbed into everything else Maps, 2007 Once upon a time, there was no Google Maps and Apple Maps. There was just Maps, the mapping app that shipped with the first iPhone. Where many of the Apple-developed […]

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