networks
How Long Have You Been With Your Mobile Network?

Carphone Warehouse says the average 18-30-year-old has been in a monogamous mobile phone contract with the same network for just over four years, as the pain of swapping and potentially not having a fun thing to look at for a few hours or days is too much to risk. What's your mobile relationship best? Read More >>

reviews
New Nokia 3310 Review: Nothing Special Except the Name

The Nokia 3310 is one of those gadgets that had gone down in the history books, alongside the likes of the Game Boy, the iPod, the Walkman, the Polaroid camera, The Sinclair Executive, and so on. Until the iPhone came along it was the most well known mobile phone on the planet, that people still reminisce about. Read More >>

rumours
Nine Motorola Handsets Just Leaked

Usually when leaks happen we hear about a single new phone, maybe two if there are slightly different variants due for release at the same time. Unfortunately for Motorola it looks like nine of its upcoming phones leaked yesterday, which probably means we now know about every single Motorola handset due to be released this year. Read More >>

google
5 Things Google Assistant Does Better Than Siri

Good news for anyone with an Android phone that isn’t a Pixel: Google Assistant is rolling out to more phones, new and old. That means many more of us will be able to take advantage of Google’s latest and smartest AI. There are some things both the Google Assistant and Siri are excellent at—like pulling up emails or showing photos you’ve taken in the last week in a specific city (Apple really seems to be catching up to Google in the image analysis department). Read More >>

phones
Smartphones Probably Aren’t Tearing Your Family Apart

Kids these days, amirite? Always on their phones tweetbooking and posting pictures of themselves on Facestergram. Those phones are destroying family values, not like in the good ol' days when you could beat your child with a shoe for looking at you in a funny way. Read More >>

phones
This Smartphone Has a Ridiculous 10,000 mAh Battery That Charges in Three and a Half Hours

Smartphones are fantastic, brilliant little devices that make communication an absolute breeze - provided you haven't run out of power. For all their perks, most of them are stuck with roughly a day's worth of charge. It would be nicer if they could last a bit longer, and the K10000 Pro is taking that to an extreme. Read More >>

networks
O2’s Not Going to Overcharge You When You Go on a European Holiday

O2 has announced that its customers won't be getting shafted if they attempt to use their mobile phones in Europe this summer. So if you pop over to the continent to stock up on cheap wine and cheese, there's one less thing to have to worry about. Read More >>

phones
The OnePlus 5 Arrives This Summer

OnePlus, the Chinese phone company that's doing really well for itself, has announced a rough timeframe for the release of the OnePlus 5. The successor to the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T will be arriving sometime this summer. Read More >>

phones
Highest Phone Box Survives BT’s Latest Cull

The highest BT phone box in the UK is to survive for a few more years at least, as the phone network operator has scaled back its plans for a cull of public call boxes. Read More >>

phones
Vodafone Scraps Roaming Charges In 40 Places

Good news if you're on Vodafone: they're getting rid of roaming charges in 40 places worldwide, which means 80% of customers' holidays will now be included in their data plans. Read More >>

design
Here’s The Sexiest Samsung Galaxy S8 Case We’ve Seen Yet

With the April 28th launch of the Samsung Galaxy S8 creeping up on us, I've been trying to find a good case to protect my new phone — even though I don't usually like covers. I think I've settled on my favourite: this leather-wrapped case from Mujjo. Read More >>

science
Motorola’s Terrible ‘Rap Video’ Is a Great Reminder of Its Irrelevance

Forty-four years ago this week, Motorola placed the first phone call from a mobile phone. That’s a genuinely big moment, and as someone who is glued to my smartphone for at least 18 hours a day, I’m very glad that happened. Read More >>

crime
Police Paid Criminal’s £45,000 Phone Bill

North Wales Police has an unexpectedly huge £45,000 hole in its budget, after paying off an enormous phone bill that was run up by a criminal under its protection. Read More >>

phones
Here’s Why the Displays in New Phones Are So Weird and Wide

Most of the major smartphones of spring have been announced, and we noticed something curious. The LG G6 and Samsung Galaxy S8 are both rocking big displays with an aspect ratio larger than the 16:9 you’re used to on your phones, television and desktop displays. These phones have some of the widest aspect ratios ever seen on a mobile device. Is this the future of our smartphones or just another fad (like modular handsets)? Read More >>

crime
Bus Police Catch Phone-Using Drivers With Undercover Double Decker

Police in Devon have come up with a great way to combine a nice sit down with traffic policing; using an undercover double decker bus as a mobile surveillance unit to sit inside and snoop on drivers below. Read More >>