ARTICLES RELATING TO ANDROID

Microsoft's newest internet browser is fast and a lot like Google's Chrome — here's how to get it

2020-01-16 06:29

It's basically Google Chrome dressed in Microsoft clothing, and it could actually make you think twice about immediately downloading Chrome.

WhatsApp will no longer work on a bunch of phones – but your odds of being okay are pretty good in South Africa

2019-12-31 13:38

WhatsApp is dropping support for old versions of iOS, Android, and Windows phones. You could be affected – but statistics for South Africa suggest that is very unlikely.

'Fortnite' is finally coming to the Play Store and its creator Epic wants to break how Google taxes apps in the process

2019-12-10 17:43

Previously "Fortnite" was only available to download via the Epic store for Android users, but this exposed a security flaw.

The new Motorola Razr is the most desirable smartphone in years, but there are 4 key reasons why you shouldn't buy it

2019-11-18 11:10

People who value fashion and design will gravitate to the new Motorola Razr, but anyone who values function and value should wait a few years.

Leaked images claiming to show Motorola's foldable Razr smartphone suggest it'll look like a modernised version of the iconic flip phone

2019-11-01 09:53

The revamped version of Motorola's Razr could be the foldable smartphone design that makes the most sense.

Motorola is hinting that it will reveal a foldable smartphone version of the iconic Razr in less than a month

2019-10-21 09:40

Motorola confirmed earlier this year it's working on a foldable smartphone, and rumors say that it'll look like the iconic Razr from the mid 2000s.

A new iPhone feature lets you make emojis of yourself for WhatsApp– so we made Cyril Ramaphosa, Tito Mboweni, Patricia de Lille, and Julius Malema

2019-10-09 09:14

We put the feature to good use making our own South African politician Memojis.

Xiaomi's new smartphone concept has a screen that wraps almost all the way around the phone's body, and it makes even brand-new smartphones look old-fashioned

2019-09-25 09:34

The Xiaomi Mi Mix Alpha is only a concept, but the company even adresses your concerns about the screen's scratch-resistance.

Samsung has supposedly fixed its foldable Galaxy Fold smartphone — here's what it changed

2019-09-05 21:35

Samsung made several changes and updates to the Galaxy Fold that directly address issues from the original version that caused serious problems.

Samsung's flashiest and most advanced smartphone has 3 camera lenses, but it still can't beat Google's year-old Pixel 3

2019-09-02 09:41

Not even the Samsung Galaxy Note 10's three camera lenses can beat Google's year-old Pixel 3, which has a single lens.

 

Samsung will reveal its new flagship Galaxy smartphone in early February

2020-01-06 17:20

Some are saying it'll be called the Galaxy S11, other say it'll be the Galaxy S20. We'll know for sure in a month!

Here's how Google has changed throughout the decade, from its quirky campus to its famous 'moonshots'

2019-12-16 08:36

Google was already a force to be reckoned with by the end of 2009, back when Larry Page and Sergey Brin were still involved in the company.

We just got our most reliable look yet at Samsung's upcoming Galaxy S11

2019-11-23 16:48

The Galaxy S11 could have reduced curved edges and the punch-hole selfie camera may find itself in the top center of the screen.

Motorola isn't revealing its new Razr foldable phone for a few more days, but it's already been spotted out in public

2019-11-06 17:57

Someone, somewhere already has Motorola's new Razr foldable smartphone in their hands, even though it's not being unveiled until November 13.

Huawei says its all-important Android replacement Harmony might not be ready for years

2019-10-22 06:52

Harmony is viewed by Huawei as a future replacement for Android. Huawei is struggling to replace Google apps on its phones in light of US sanctions.

OPINION | Volvo aces in-car tech as it readies to launch an Android-powered Volvo XC40 EV

2019-10-13 09:45

'Society has finally reached a point where a car manufacturer understands that users are deeply rooted into the apps that we use on our mobile devices and it’s silly to try and break those habits', writes Lindsey Schutters.

5 things you need to know in SA business today and 5 recent hacks that show smartphones are more vulnerable than we thought

2019-09-26 06:51

The rand breaks through R15/$, looming banking strike and mining lay-offs.

Huawei's new smartphone, the Mate 30, runs the latest version of Google's Android operating system despite the US ban — here's how that works

2019-09-19 20:29

Google's Android operating system is freely available for anyone to use — it's the Android app store that Huawei doesn't have access to.

China may have used a recent massive iPhone hack to target Uighur Muslims

2019-09-02 16:15

Google's initial report said the hack was an indiscriminate attack that used a handful of malicious websites to infect people's phones.

New Huawei phones in SA - and around the world - will likely not have Android

2019-08-29 17:08

Huawei previously said it will use its newly launched operating system in the case of a US ban.

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