More Apple iPhone 8 details leak out

More Apple iPhone 8 details leak out
If you're holding off on buying a new smartphone ahead of the launch of the Apple iPhone 8, you'll be eagerly waiting to see what exciting new features it will offer. As we've said before on these pages, Apple is really good at keeping its cards close to its chest when it comes to its new products. That's one reason why the launch of a…

Kogan offers high-end features at budget price

Kogan offers high-end features at budget price
Kogan.com has unveiled a device that it claims offers high-end features but at a relatively low price. The Kogan Agora 8 is set to be rolled out initially in Australia and comes with an asking price of $199 (£115). The price tag stands out given the range of features it contains. For instance, the device boasts a 2.5 Dragontrail Glass display. According to Kogan, this…

Are you addicted to your smartphone?

How much time do you think you spend using your smartphone? An hour a day? Two hours? Well, you might be amazed to know that the average amount of time a person spends glued to their handset is actually much, much higher in some countries. According to research by Statista, the average person in Brazil spends almost five hours a day glued to their handset.…

Does the device you use affect your behaviour?

Does the device you use affect your behaviour?
It's often the case that the items we have on us can have an impact on how we behave, even if we don't realise. For instance, our posture tends to improve when we're wearing a smart suit. Similarly, we tend to carry ourselves in a more formal way if we're holding an item such as a clipboard. So could something similar be true when it…

Consumers prefer smaller smartphone screens

Consumers prefer smaller smartphone screens
When it comes to buying a smartphone, there are lots of factors to bear in mind. Many will be swayed largely by technical specifications, such as its processing power and internal memory capacity. Alternatively, some will be more motivated by the ease of use and be actively looking for devices that aren't too complex. But one factor that does seem important to just about everybody…

Huawei catching up with Apple and Samsung

Huawei catching up with Apple and Samsung
Huawei is making ever-increasing waves in the global smartphone market, new figures indicate. According to data from Gartner, the manufacturer increased its market share to nine per cent between January and March 2017. This compared with 8.3 per cent in the same period of the previous year. It means that Huawei is slowly but surely closing the gap on its rivals in the worldwide smartphone…

Have details of the Samsung Galaxy X been leaked?

Have details of the Samsung Galaxy X been leaked?
When you're as excited as we are about the release of a new smartphone, you'll grab hold of any little nugget of information that emerges.From newspaper quotes from unnamed sources to unsubstantiated rumours on forums, you'll take what you can get in order to find out what will be on offer.So you'll understand how excited we were when Dutch technology site TechTastic published an image…

Will the next LG smartphone come with an OLED screen?

Will the next LG smartphone come with an OLED screen?
LG could be set to consign LCD screens to the past when it unveils the V30 smartphone and switch to OLED technology. This approach has been favoured by Samsung for some time, as they are widely deemed to offer more striking colours than LCD screens. According to a report in The Korea Herald, LG looks set to follow suit in its next high-end smartphone, which…