Android continues to improve its market share

Android is continuing to grow its share of the market for smartphone users, largely thanks to the number of new converts to the devices, who are typically hoovered up by the range of phones availability with the operating system installed.Google's operating system has long been in control of the market for smartphones, largely thanks to the range of different handsets from different companies that make…

LG set to cast off the reputation for smudge prone phones with metal casing

Korean smartphone company LG is looking to use its newest flagship device to rid itself of one of its more irritating reputations, if rumours on the internet are anything to go by. Its previous high-end handsets have often been criticised for being 'fingerprint magnets' showing off any and every touch no matter how the phone is held, but according to leak sites, it is looking…

First rumoured pics leak of rumoured HTC One Mini 2

Rumours have been rife in recent weeks that HTC is working on a successor to its pared down HTC One Mini device from last year, and although it has yet to make an official announcement about the latest release, pictures have now leaked, alleging to show the HTC One Mini 2, the successor.If rumours are to be believed, HTC has been busy this spring, with…

Tesco to launch own-brand smartphone in 2014?

As one famous brand in the smartphone world has essentially died in the last week, no longer releasing new devices under its name, it seems that one of the UK's biggest companies is about to branch out into the technology market with its own new branded handset.Just last week, Nokia announced that the takeover by Microsoft would mean that the firm would no longer release…

Folding and transforming: Is the multi-device the handset of the future?

In a device-driven world in the 21st century, many of us will have a number of different electronics that we use throughout the day, from our staple - the smartphone - to the likes of tablets and laptops when we are commuting, working or relaxing at home after a hard day. As much as we love our multitude of technology, though, imagine how much more…

OnePlus announces release date for the OnePlus One

OnePlus has announced rough release dates for its new OnePlus One device, which has really managed to get a bit of a buzz going in recent weeks thanks to its very high specifications and the lower price that it will sell for when it goes on general release. At first, there were fears that the phone would not be available to everyone, with many who…

A farewell to Nokia: Looking back at the history of the most iconic phone f

Former Nokia chief executive officer Stephen Elop has announced this week that the firm's purchase by Microsoft has meant that Nokia branded phones will soon be a thing of the past, bringing an end to one of the most iconic companies ever in this market.We take a look back at some of the highs and lows in the history of Nokia. BeginningsNokia was formed in a…