ARTICLES RELATING TO SMARTPHONE

Scientists found that we're spending so long on our smartphones that it could be changing the shape of our skulls

2019-06-14 16:05

When we hunch over our phones, we put pressure on our lower skull. The body develops more layers of bone to deal with the extra weight.

I tested the Samsung Galaxy S10+ for 2 months and it made me question everything about my 'iPhone or nothing' mentality

2019-05-30 10:49

After using the Samsung Galaxy S10+ daily for two months, I found it to have a better camera, added useful features, and more space at a lower cost.

Samsung's wildly ambitious folding phone is a disaster for the smartphone giant — here's what happened

2019-04-23 06:14

In the span of a few days, Samsung's upcoming foldable smartphone went from promising concept to public relations nightmare.

Samsung's foldable screens fail in some early review models

2019-04-18 10:42

Some test models of Samsung's new foldable phone suffered defects after only days of use, casting a shadow over next week’s introduction of a $1,980 device meant to rejuvenate a flagging market and showcase the Asian company’s technology expertise.

This South African uses smartphone apps to make Pinterest-worthy illustrations – here’s how easily you can too

2019-04-13 12:32

A digital illustration is an easy way to make something personal and special for someone who’s far away, says South African illustrator Natalie de Bruyn.

Huawei exec had a penchant for Apple products, it seems

2019-03-24 19:30

The chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies appears to have had a penchant for products by Apple, one of the Chinese giant’s biggest rivals.

Huawei launches new $2 600 foldable 5G phone to rival Samsung

2019-02-25 06:00

Huawei Technologies announced a smartphone that unfolds into a small tablet computer, potentially rendering the need to carry two separate devices obsolete.

The Google Pixel 3 XL's camera is as good as everyone says it is — here's the proof

2019-02-21 04:37

The Google Pixel 3 XL smartphone is perfect for photo and Google enthusiasts who like the size, display, and feel of a larger phone.

Apple priced itself out of shrinking Chinese smartphone market

2019-01-04 06:45

Apple’s falloff in demand for iPhones in China shows the company’s flagship product is hurt by its high price and the rise of cheaper, more comparable rival devices in the world’s biggest market.

After conquering the world, smartphone faces uncertain future

2018-11-13 08:13

What is next for the smartphone, which has become the hottest-selling consumer device around the world in just over a decade?

 

How to make great home movies with your phone

2019-06-06 09:50

It’s time for home videos to make a come back in a fresher, finer way. Here’s how to make timeless memories with your smartphone.

UBS surveyed 8,000 smartphone users around the world, and the results should worry Apple

2019-05-29 10:54

UBS surveyed around 8,000 smartphone owners and found the overall 12-month forward-purchase intent had fallen to the lowest level on record.

10 smartphone habits that are getting in the way of your success

2019-04-22 17:49

Spending too much time on social media and constantly receiving notifications could be hurting our focus, according to experts.

Is your smartphone making you fat?

2019-04-15 17:30

The findings of a new study suggest there might be a link between compulsive electronic multitasking and obesity risk.

Huawei's new P30 phone has a super-zoom that can capture individual hair strands

2019-03-26 16:29

We compared it to the Samsung S10 Pro and iPhone Xs Max

This is what your smartphone is doing to your brain — and it isn't good

2019-03-05 06:32

Smartphones and social media may be changing the way our brains work.

Samsung's new folding smartphone has one bizarre, glaring flaw

2019-02-24 10:59

No one is talking about the bizarrely huge bezels on Samsung's folding phone. What's up with those bezels?!

I tested the new Blackberry Key2 at a South African tourism hotspot - and here's why I'm unimpressed

2019-01-14 06:29

The Huawei’s P20 Lite is easily a better value-for-money option.

5 ways to take better smartphone photos – including dealing with SA's harsh sunlight

2018-12-20 09:10

The average person is not able to see the difference between a smartphone photo and a picture taken on a mirrorless or DSLR camera, says South African filmmaker Miklas Manneke.

Samsung is hinting that it will reveal its long-awaited foldable phone today

2018-11-07 06:06

It looks like Samsung is ready to unveil — or at least offer a few details — about its foldable smartphone.

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