Skype has been optimised for lower-end mobile devices

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 5 March 2018

Microsoft is rolling out a trimmed down version of Skype for Android devices sporting 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich) to 5.1 (Lollipop) of the operating system. FULL STORY >


Google's Android Pay wallet app begins rolling out to select users

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 11 September 2015

Serving as its second attempt at an Android-based wallet app, Google begins the rollout of Android Pay to select users touting a 4.4 OS and NFC-enabled device. FULL STORY >


HP unveils new Chromebook and Android Slatebook

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 2 June 2014

HP has been busy over the weekend, debuting two new notebooks, an updated version of the Chromebook and new Android Slatebook. FULL STORY >


Android 4.3 and Galaxy Gear compatibility comes to S4

By Hanleigh Daniels 20 November 2013

Samsung makes an update to Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean) available for users of the 3G version of the Galaxy S4. FULL STORY >


Sony reveals Android upgrade plans

By Hanleigh Daniels 8 November 2013

Sony sheds some light on the details surrounding its Android 4.3 and Android 4.4 device update plans. FULL STORY >


HTC unveils One max phablet

By Hanleigh Daniels 15 October 2013

HTC unveils its latest smartphone in the One max that sports a phablet-esque 5.9" full HD display. FULL STORY >


Samsung throws touchscreen curveball with Galaxy Round

By Hanleigh Daniels 10 October 2013

Samsung unveils its new Galaxy Round smartphone which packs a curved display. FULL STORY >


The low down on the latest smartphone news

By Hanleigh Daniels 20 September 2013

Last month was a bumper month on the smartphone side with not just the IFA 2013 consumer electronics show, but also Apple’s unveiling of not one but two new iPhones. FULL STORY >


Android 4.3 brings improvements to older devices

By Ryan Noik 30 July 2013

If you have last year’s Nexus 7 tablet, then you may be interested to learn that there are a few good reasons to upgrade to Android 4.3. FULL STORY >


Google unveils Android 4.3 Jelly Bean

By Hanleigh Daniels 25 July 2013

Google makes the latest Android mobile operating system update namely Android 4.3 Jelly Bean available to Nexus users. FULL STORY >


Google launches new Nexus tablets

By Ryan Noik 30 October 2012

Google has unveiled two new tablets in its Nexus range alongside the Nexus 4 smartphone. FULL STORY >


Samsung announces Galaxy Camera

By Ryan Noik 19 September 2012

Samsung has announced a new Galaxy camera, which runs on Android 4.1. FULL STORY >


Google Nexus 7 tablet

By Ryan Noik 18 September 2012

The Google Nexus 7 is one of those devices that is all too easy to fall in love with, as it brings together superb hardware, with the best Android OS that we have had the pleasure of using to date. FULL STORY >


Adobe reveals Flash Player not certified for Android Jelly Bean

By Hanleigh Daniels 2 July 2012

Adobe has revealed that its mobile Flash Player is not certified for use on the newest edition of Google's Android mobile OS. FULL STORY >


LG unveils new Optimus UI 3.0 for ICS devices

By Hanleigh Daniels 17 May 2012

Korean tech firm LG showcases its new user interface for smartphones running Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich). FULL STORY >

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