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Is the iPhone 6 screen as good as the rest?

The new iPhones are on sale with bigger screens than any iPhone before them, and with bigger screens come more pixels. But how do these new screens rate against the competition?

1:52 pm 19/09/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
Subtle colours for the Xperia Z3.

IFA updates: will Z2 owners get the goods from the Z3?

One of the most talked about phones from IFA was Sony’s Xperia Z3, a phone which will bring high-res audio and PS4 remote gaming to smartphones. But while some things have changed between the Z2 and the Z3, it’s not a huge leap, and that’s left us wondering: will the new features come to the older phone?

10:59 am 19/09/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Panasonic outs a Lumix phone — yes, we said phone

Overseas, there’s a bunch of things happening in the world of cameras, with Photokina on in Germany showcasing all that’s new in the world of cameras and digital cameras, and one of the important things happening is actually a phone.

12:28 pm 16/09/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Review: Motorola Moto G 4G

We’ve seen both what Motorola calls the high and the low end of its mobile phone spectrum, and now it’s time to check out the mid-range, as Motorola’s “G” enters the appropriately initialled GadgetGuy labs.

10:57 am 16/09/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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How to get “OK Google” working from any screen on Android phones

One of our favourite features on Android is how you can launch Google’s voice activated Now assistant by just saying “OK Google.” Sadly, it’s available natively on a few phones, but with a minor tweak, you can bring this to pretty much any Android phone out there.

3:59 pm 15/09/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Sony, Philips beat Beats to Lightning headphones

If there’s one company we expected to make Lightning headphones first, it was Apple, or at least the headphone brand it bought recently, Beats. But a couple of brands have beaten Beats to the punch.

2:06 pm 12/09/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Google increases Android app refund window from 15 minutes to 2 hours

Don’t like the app you just bought on your Android phone? You’ve always had the option of refunding it, but now, you have a wee bit more time to make it happen.

1:19 pm 12/09/2014 By Staff writers
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Review: Nokia Lumia 930

Nokia has done the budget phone and the mid-range phone, and it’s even made the phablet near perfect on its first try, so what can it do if it plugs that big phone formula into a regular 5 inch phone? Let’s find out.

11:39 am 12/09/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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mCareWatch sends a smartphone to the wrists of seniors

While the news of the iPhone begins to fade away into the space the new larger screens occupy, others phones are getting their chance to shine in the spotlight, or in the case of one, the wrist of the owners.

10:26 am 11/09/2014 By Staff writers
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iPhone 6 cases aplenty on the way, many should be available on launch day

New phones mean new cases, so here’s an accessory round-up from the few manufacturers that have reached out and said hi.

2:51 pm 10/09/2014 By Leigh D. Stark

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