Apple is making some helpful updates to the way you get iPhone notifications in iOS 12 — here are all the ways your phone will change

2018-09-22 17:19

The update changes the way you receive notifications on your phone, arguably improving one of the worst features of iPhones.

Google apologises for accidentally changing settings on some people's smartphones without their knowledge or consent

2018-09-19 08:06

It might have been an accident, but it raises the question of what kind of control Google has over people's smartphones.

The 20 best smartphones in the world

2018-08-29 12:54

There are now two R14,000-odd smartphones on the list, but neither of them have the top spot.

Three things we loved about Nokia’s ‘comeback’ 8 Sirocco - and three things we hated

2018-08-07 12:58

Curved glass and displays turned out to be uncomfortable to use, though it looks pretty.

In a bizarre twist, Fortnite is reportedly heading to Android as an exclusive to a brand-new Samsung phone

2018-08-01 10:36

It looks like "Fortnite" will arrive on Android as a one-month exclusive to a still-unreleased Samsung phone.

Google killed its adorable blob emojis, and it's a huge mistake

2018-07-04 18:22

Google's cute blob faces have been replaced with normal-looking emojis.

Everything I loved and hated about using HTC's new R10,500 flagship smartphone, the U12+

2018-06-17 12:22

HTC's new flagship smartphone, the HTC U12+, has several futuristic and high-end features like squeezable edges, dual cameras, and a large display. But the phone also has a lot of shortcomings — and it costs about R10,500.

Android is the first major platform to support the newly launched ginger emoji — here's how to get them right now

2018-06-07 13:57

Android beta users with the most up-to-date phones will be the first people on the internet to be able to use the Unicode 11.0 emoji, which include redheads, bagels, llamas, cupcakes, and toilet paper.

Ginger emoji will launch next week, along with superheroes, and toilet paper

2018-06-02 17:34

Red-headed people will be depicted in emoji form for the first time on Tuesday, when 157 new emoji will be added to the official Unicode registry. Cupcakes, kangaroos, and toilet paper will also be included in the update.

Six months later, Google's Pixel 2 is still one of the best phones in the world

2018-05-28 11:27

Google's Pixel 2 smartphone is a delight to use: It takes excellent photos, operates quickly, and looks great. Aside from a single issue — the lack of a headphone jack — it's the perfect smartphone.

 

5 new Google gadgets that leaked ahead of the company's big October event

2018-09-22 12:14

Google is hosting a Made By Google event on October 9 in New York City, where the company is expected to announce new devices including two new Pixel 3 smartphones, a Chromebook tablet, a Home Hub smart device, and more.

Watch: A new lifelike child robot can talk about his feelings

2018-09-17 14:01

A Japan academic has invented a robot that looks like something straight out of a dystopian sci-fi film.

How Samsung's new Galaxy Note 9 compares with last year's Galaxy Note 8

2018-08-11 07:44

The Galaxy Note 9 is bigger, heavier, and costs at least $70 (R980) more than last year's model, putting it on par with the iPhone X as one of the most expensive smartphones you can buy.

Samsung just accidentally posted a video to YouTube that reveals more details about the Galaxy Note 9

2018-08-03 18:11

Samsung just accidentally leaked details about the Galaxy Note 9, less than a week before it's set to unveil the new phone. 

Google secretly tried to stop the probe into Android a year before its record R68 billion fine

2018-07-23 12:53

Google tried to settle with the European Commission over the probe into Android a year before it was hit with a fine.

Samsung smartphone users are reporting that their photos are randomly being sent to contacts without their knowledge

2018-07-03 17:52

Specifically, the photos were sent over Samsung's stock text messaging app.

One crazy statistic shows how incredibly big 'Fortnite' has become in less than a year

2018-06-14 09:55

More than 125 million people may have played "Fortnite" since its launch in July 2017. .

The company behind the biggest game of 2017 is suing the company behind the biggest game of 2018 — here's what's going on

2018-05-30 09:25

Bluehole, the South Korean company behind "PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds," is suing Epic Games, the American company behind "Fortnite." The claim: copyright infringement.

HTC's newest phone is see-through, squeezable, and has some of the most futuristic features of any high-end smartphone

2018-05-23 17:51

HTC has unveiled its flagship smartphone for 2018, the HTC U12+. The new phone, which is now available for preorder, features a dual camera, edge-to-edge display, water resistance, fast charging, and no headphone jack.

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