What Vodafone giveth, Google taketh away. Following Vodafone’s decision to allow Huawei into its non-core network, Google has announced it will suspend business ties with Huawei. This means that from now on the two companies will no longe...Read More
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Apple has reported the loss of $75bn of its market value when shares plummeted by 9% in the face of the escalating trade war between the US and China. The loss in market value means it has slipped behind both Microsoft and Amazon. Last week...Read More
At the recent I/O Annual Developer Conference, Google proudly announced it now had 2.5bn active Andriod devices with 1.5bn gained over the past four years. According to these figures Google is now bigger than Windows and bigger than iOS, ma...Read More
The hugely popular messaging app WhatsApp has discovered a vulnerability that allowed spyware to be injected into a user’s phone through the messaging service’s phone functions. The Financial Times (FT), who first discovered the vulnera...Read More
Problems continue to plague Samsung as they have had to announce pre-orders of their flagship phone the Galaxy Fold have been cancelled. This followed a delay last April. The Galaxy Fold was supposed to have been the bright new future for ...Read More
In its latest attempts to stamp out fake reviews, Google has announced ‘big changes’ to the current state of app reviews. Currently the stars system for reviews of apps is calculated on user reviews over the lifetime of the app. But in...Read More
Both Apple and Samsung have reported double-digit percent falls in in global smartphone sales for the first quarter of 2019, plunging the sector into the lowest volumes shipped in five years. Figures released by analyst firm Canalys reveale...Read More
For the second year running cheaper MVNOs (Mobile Virtual Network Operators) topped Which? magazine’s survey of customer satisfaction ratings, with the top four operators again a shameful bottom of the table. Giffgaff and Utility Warehous...Read More
Android users across Europe will now be able to choose the search engine they want to use on their phones and Google and Chrome will no longer be set as your default search engines. This means that after the update is installed your next v...Read More
A new report from the Wall Street Journal claims that the launch of Samsung’s Galaxy Fold smartphone has been delayed worldwide. This, the report said, is due to issues relating to the durability of the folding screen. This latest announc...Read More