Brits waste 143 million GB of mobile data every month

Brits waste 143 million GB of mobile data every month
If you ever feel like you’re not making the most of your mobile phone contract, then you’re far from alone after research revealed that the average UK mobile phone customer wastes 3.4 gigabytes (GB) of data every month.This mounts up to more than 143 million GB of mobile data going unused each month, so says uSwitch, which published the research.Of the 5,084 UK adults with…

Nokia 2 UK launch date confirmed

Nokia 2 UK launch date confirmed
Nokia has confirmed that its budget price Nokia 2 smartphone will be rolled out across the UK later this month.The device, which looks set to cost around £99, will hit the shelves on February 26th - and could be a good option for those who are looking for a more affordable option.Key features of the handset include a five-inch LTPS IPS screen, 1GB of RAM,…

Sony to take on Samsung in battle for flexible phone?

Sony to take on Samsung in battle for flexible phone?
Flexible phone screens are one of the most exciting prospects right now. There have been plenty of rumours and potential leaks regarding the companies supposedly researching how to create them, but new information suggests another firm is joining this smartphone arms race: Sony.The Japanese tech titan has supposedly commissioned LG Display to supply it with flexible OLED screens, according to South Korean magazine BusinessKorea. An…

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…

Ofcom to simplify mobile contract switching process

Ofcom to simplify mobile contract switching process
Ofcom has announced a raft of new measures to simplify the process of switching mobile phone contracts, making it easier for millions of customers to ensure they are on the best tariff for them.As part of the reforms, people will simply need to send a free text message to end a deal with their current provider, freeing them up to grab better deals as they…

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…

Which phones charge the fastest?

Which phones charge the fastest?
Everyone has experienced the moment of panic when out and about, when you look down and realise your phone is running low on battery. It's always a good idea to keep them charged, but sometimes you just don't have time to leave them plugged in for an hour.Of course, it would help if you knew how long it took for your phone to charge up.…

Most popular smartphone in UK revealed

Most popular smartphone in UK revealed
There are so many different smartphone models in the UK market at the moment. Everywhere you look there seems to be a dozen new handsets, to the point where it might be difficult to see which could possibly be the most popular. However, if you've found yourself wondering which brands are coming out on top, some new research will be welcome. Industry analysis firm Counterpoint…