It’s official: Samsung will launch foldable phone in 2018

It’s official: Samsung will launch foldable phone in 2018
One of the biggest 'will-they, won't-they' issues in tech so far this year has been regarding Samsung and foldable phones. There have been so many hints that the South Korean tech giant will release a smartphone with a flexible display, up to and including an alleged secret unveiling at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, but nothing has been concrete.However, this has all changed…

HTC reveals U11 Eyes

HTC reveals U11 Eyes
So-called 'selfie smartphones' - handsets with powerful front cameras as a major feature - are all the rage at the moment. Not long after the new Sony Xperia XA2 and XA2 Ultra were unveiled at CES, another has been revealed to the world; this time, from Taiwanese tech giant HTC.The company has announced it will be bringing out a new model, known as the HTC…

Are we buying more expensive phones?

Are we buying more expensive phones?
It might seem obvious to some people that smartphones are getting more expensive. After all, the iPhone X came out at an incredible £1,149, making headlines as it did so. However, it seems that this tactic is paying off for brands like Apple, as the amount of money they're making is going up.This data came from Growth from Knowledge (GfK), a global market research firm,…

Sony unveils three new smartphones at CES

Sony unveils three new smartphones at CES
CES 2018 - one of the most major technology shows of the year - is underway, and there have already been some impressive announcements in the world of smartphones. One of these has come from Sony, which has just unveiled three brand new models: the Xperia XA2, Xperia XA2 Ultra and Xperia L2.The two XA2 models are being billed as "selfie smartphones", and it's easy…

Galaxy S9 absent from CES?

Galaxy S9 absent from CES?
For months, consumers and news sites have been looking forward to CES 2018, with many anticipating big news from Samsung. The Korean tech giant was expected by many to reveal its upcoming flagship handsets, the Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus, at its panel at the tech show, or at the very least mention some details about the device.However, Samsung's panel has been and gone with…

Razer announces unique mobile accessory ‘Project Linda’

Razer announces unique mobile accessory ‘Project Linda’
Razer, a company known mostly for creating high-end gaming PCs, has already made waves within the mobile industry by releasing a smartphone designed specifically for playing video games. However, the company seems to be prepared to make an even bigger leap by releasing a phone accessory the likes of which has never been seen before.At CES 2018, the major electronics show, the company unveiled "Project…

Mobile phones ‘are embarrassment buffers’

Mobile phones ‘are embarrassment buffers’
Everyone gets caught in a social situation they'd rather not be in from time to time, whether it's being talked at by a taxi driver or getting left at a pub table with the one person from a group of colleagues you don't really know.However, a new study has suggested we are cunningly getting out of these awkward moments - by using our mobile phones…