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Essential’s Rumoured Second Smartphone is Now in the Early Testing Phase

Despite having a big old flop on its hands with the launch of the Essential PH1 smartphone, the company is rumoured to be working on a second device and it better be good if we're to forget about the first attempt. Read More >>

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Google Pixel 4 Launch Event Date Leaked Which Isn’t a Surprise Given That Everything Else Has

The Google Pixel 4 appears to be the worst-kept secret of all time, and so is the date for its launch event apparently, which is reportedly set for October 15. Read More >>

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Nokia’s Camera Company Has Leaked a Photo of the 7.2 Showing off a Triple Lens Circular Camera Array

An enthused member of the company that Nokia works with on its smartphone cameras was so excited about the Nokia 7.2 press event that he tweeted out pics he reeeeally shouldn't have. Read More >>

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Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10+ Beats the Pants off the OnePlus 7 Pro When It Comes to Charging Speeds

YouTube channel Gadgets Portal pitted the Galaxy Note+, the OnePlus 7 Pro, and the iPhone XS Max against one another to test the battery charging speeds of the handsets. Read More >>

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Another Google Pixel 4 Has Reportedly Been Spotted in the Real World

Google's upcoming Pixel 4 has apparently been spotted out in the world and confirms a lot of the rumours we've already heard. Read More >>

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I Miss Texting With T9

Smartphones have made plenty of tech obsolete. Yet every time I get a buzz for a text, I can’t help but feel a deep yearning for the old glory days of T9 texting. Read More >>

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Samsung Rolls out New Secret Menu at Nationwide Restaurants

Samsung's foldable phone may be going to shit, but it knows you still gotta eat. The South Korean company has teamed up with four UK restaurant chains to bring Samsung owners exclusive dishes to keep them distracted until it gets back to the business of satiating your appetite for sleek and slinky new tech products, rather than juicy burgers and piping hot pizzas. Read More >>

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Huawei is Unveiling its First 5G Phone for the UK Next Week

Huawei's unveiling a new phone next week. TechRadar reports that it's likely that the handset will be the Huawei's Mate 20 X 5G - a 5G capable version of the smartphone manufacturer's Huawei Mate 20 X that launched alongside the regular Mate 20 and the Mate 20 Pro last year. Read More >>

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Amazon UK Has Knocked £200 off the Huawei Mate 20 X Until Tomorrow

In a flash sale that times out at midnight tonight, Amazon UK is offering the Huawei Mate 20 X for the low, low price of £600. That's a saving of £200 that you can fritter away on something frivolous, like 37 KFC 'I Love You Bacon' burgers, or 500 packs of rhubarb and custard creams. Read More >>

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Does Asking Alexa Actually Save Time? An Investigation

Digital assistants like Alexa, Google Assistant, and Siri are easier to use than ever. Not only are they built into smart speakers, these days you can access them via your phone, TVs, and even your smartwatch. Read More >>

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Watch a Bunch of Confused People Use the Galaxy Fold for the Very First Time

Samsung’s Galaxy Fold is a wildly ambitious device that has the potential to change how phones are made in the future. (I mean, maybe!) And despite all of its flaws, issues, and sky-high price, we still find it really compelling. Read More >>

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It’s Kind of Brilliant How This Dual-Screen Smartphone Avoids the Notch

2018 may have been a pretty sedate year for phones, with many flagships including the Galaxy S9 and iPhone XS trotting out essentially the same design for a second tour of duty. But as we move closer to 2019, phones like the Oppo Find X and this wonderful, new dual-screen device suggest things could get a lot more interesting real soon. Read More >>

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The Samsung Galaxy S9’s Biggest Competition Isn’t the iPhone

This weekend, Samsung finally took the wraps off the rather lovely new S9 and S9+. They have all the headline-grabbing features they need to be top contenders in the smartphone world: huge glorious screens, incredible cameras and benchmark-topping specs — but they have one massive competitor that may just sink them, and it isn't the iPhone. It's the Galaxy S8. Read More >>

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You Might Want to Turn Off Instagram’s New, Humiliating ‘Activity Status’

It’s a sickness. Whether it’s repeatedly checking for new likes on a pic or mindlessly scrolling through your feed, Instagram can be a tremendously addictive app. And just in time to help feed your habit, Instagram has instituted a new “activity status” feature that shows you the last time someone was actively using the service. Read More >>