Tag: smartphone

The best custom ROMs for Android smartphones

In this update, we are inspired by the news that Fairphone now sells its smartphones with pre-installed /e/OS. The professional custom ROM developer offers several...

Simply unlucky: we shouldn’t give up on Huawei so easily

A good camera, a powerful battery, and hardware that packed in a nice chassis. At first glance, Huawei smartphones seem to be destined to dominate the...

How Apple makes ‘killer features’ out of Android’s bread and butter

Making new out of old, Apple has totally embraced this doctrine. The latest iPhone SE 2020 is the perfect embodiment of this. But it’s a...

Winner and loser of the week: suffocating smartphone market, breathing room for your budget

There are scandals related to personal data, there’s controversy around contact tracing, and the sales of smartphones are at half-mast… It’s was a rather dull...

The best new Android and iOS apps this week

From RPGs and racing games to a virtual, touch-sensitive mouse. Our traditional weekly selection of Android and iOS apps mixes all genres. We’ve found tools...

“Ok Google, I’ve had enough”: how to deactivate Assistant

Yes, I agree the Google Assistant can be very useful and has evolved considerably since it first arrived on our phones, but what if it...

With Disney+ and Prime Video, Gen Y is taking a stroll down memory lane

The number of video-on-demand platforms has surged over the past few months, and the number continues to grow in May 2020. There is something for...

Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus review: a flagship that ticks all the right boxes

A little bit of something but not quite everything: the Samsung Galaxy S20+ or S20 Plus was released in early March this year and happens...

The best new apps to download this week

Your smartphone is a faithful companion in every situation. This week we present you with a few apps that will help you to better customize...

Apple, Huawei boost market share, as first-quarter China smartphone shipments fall: Canalys

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Apple Inc and Huawei Technologies [HWT.UL] each captured a higher share of China’s smartphone market in the first quarter, according to data...

Why an iPhone SE on Android wouldn’t be a flagship killer

The iPhone SE 2020 has been hailed for its value for money in more ways than one. Some people are already talking about the “flagship...

LG V60 ThinQ 5G review: the regressive flagship

You were probably not expecting it, but we are going to let you know regardless. The LG V60 ThinQ 5G will most probably skip France...

The best new Android apps launched this week

Thanks to the help of our community, this week we offer you a list of apps that have just been released on the Google Play Store....

OnePlus and Xiaomi fight to gain ground in flagship territory

Between the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro, there can only be one when the dust settles. OnePlus continues with its strategy of releasing two...

Huawei P40 review: too good to fail even without Google?

The Huawei P40 is the latest addition to the P-series as a top camera phone and, above all, the second flagship of the Chinese giant...

The 5 best grocery shopping list apps on Android

Sure, shopping for food is about as entertaining as folding socks, but unfortunately, it is one of the tasks we have difficulty avoiding. Even with...

The best new apps and games launched for Easter

Thanks to the help of our community, this week we have a list of applications that have just been released on the Google Play Store....

Cozy up with these cute Tamagotchi apps

With cuddly fur, floppy ears or a cute snout: there are many reasons why animals magically attract us. If you like animals, but can’t get...

Huawei P30 Lite (2019) review: still good value for money

The new edition of the Huawei P30 Lite is a mid-range device that is on sale for less than $300. The little novelty of this...

Realme launches the 6 (Pro) and C3 ‘Game Monster’ smartphones

After announcing its Realme 6 and 6 Pro in India at the beginning of March, Xiaomi’s main entry-level competitor today launched the phones in Europe, along with...

The ultimate guide to backing up your mobile data

I love strange holidays and luckily they accumulate over the whole year. For example, exactly 131 years ago this week the Eiffel Tower was opened....

Oppo Reno 3 Pro review: a practical phone with annoying quirks

Xiaomi, Huawei, Redmi – all of these manufacturers have already proven that Chinese smartphones can more than hold their own in the global market. But...

The best new smartphone apps launched this week

Thanks to the support of our community, we start this decisive month of April with a list of the five best mobile apps that have just...