Category Archives: Mobile Devices

The 5G wireless revolution will come, if your city council doesn’t block it first

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The excitement around 5G is palpable at the Brooklyn 5G Summit this week, and for good reason. Once the province of academic engineers, there is increasingly a consensus emerging among technology leaders that millimeter-wave technology is ready for prime time. Yet there remain large barriers to a successful rollout, particularly at the local government level. […]

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Meizu partners with Google for Android Go smartphones

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 The Android Go platform gets another push forward with Meizu, a Chinese smartphone brand, entering a partnership with Google. Ard Bouldeing, the Head of Global Marketing for Meizu, announced that the company will be putting out affordable Android Go devices under its brand.  Those of you who’ve been following me for a while know how […]

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Facebook beats in Q1 and boosts daily user growth to 1.45B amidst backlash

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Amongst massive criticism over data privacy, Facebook showed the resiliency of its advertising machine by beating Wall Street’s $11.41 billion revenue estimate in its Q1 2018 earnings report by raking in $11.97 billion in revenue with $1.69 EPS compared to the $1.35 estimate. Facebook added 48 million daily active users to hit 1.449 billion, up […]

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UK sees major drop in smartphone sales

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British consumers may be approaching peak smartphone after new figures showed a major decline in demand for new devices across the country. Analysis by GfK found that the UK market saw an 11 percent decline in smartphone sales compared to this time last year, the largest drop across Western Europe. The drop reflected a wider […]

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Vacation rental management service Guesty raises $19.75M

As the vacation rental sector heats up — with Airbnb making even more moves to expand its portfolio of services to include multiple tiers of rentals — there’s going to be more and more of a need for people who manage a large number of properties. Guesty is one service that aims to do that, […]

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Wileyfox returns with Windows 10 Mobile smartphone

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British smartphone maker Wileyfox has reinforced its return to the mobile market with the relaunch of its Windows Phone handset. Looking to target business users, the Wileyfox Pro comes with full Windows 10 Mobile support, meaning all the usual  Microsoft Office tools and services, as well as Cortana, are all present and correct. The launch […]

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Google beats expectations again with $31.15B in revenue

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Alphabet, Google’s parent company, reported another pretty solid beat this afternoon for its first quarter as it more or less has continued to keep its business growing substantially — and is growing even faster than it was a year ago today. Google said its revenue grew 26% year-over-year to $31.16 billion in the first quarter […]

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Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 could be the ultimate Redmi Note 5 killer at Rs 10,999

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Its been a while, but the Taiwanese tech giant Asus is back in action. The company has launched a new aggressively-priced smartphone named Zenfone Max Pro M1 in India on Monday.  The key highlight of the phone is its mammoth-sized 5000mAh battery, latest hardware and affordable price. It has a 5.99-inch full HD+ IPS display […]

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Huawei plans to make its digital assistant better at emotions

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We know that Huawei is keen on adding as much artificial intelligence to its gadgets as possible, and its phones already ship with an AI assistant in China. That dedicated digital helper is eventually going to roll out elsewhere too, with one key improvement – better emotional interactions for users. “We want to provide emotional […]

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Moto G6 release date, price, news and features

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Motorola has announced three new handsets in its wildly popular G series to replace the Moto G5S and Moto G5S Plus. The new handsets are the Moto G6, the Moto G6 Plus and the Moto G6 Play. You’ll find out all about them in great detail below, but we also have hands on reviews for […]

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