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This week's Lowdown: Foldables and 5G
25 February, 2019
From Samsung’s folding phone (the Galaxy Fold) to Huawei’s impressive 5G plans, we’ve got all the world’s biggest mobile tech news from the last week.
Hands-on with Apple HomePod
15 February, 2018
It’s the smart speaker and home assistant with Siri built-in…
Where will virtual assistants appear next?
29 January, 2018
Over the past few years, we've become quite reliant on the virtual assistants. But where will they take us next?
What is Apple Pay Cash?
17 November, 2017
Is Apple Pay Cash different to Apple Pay? We take a look at the new peer-to-peer iOS payment system, coming to the UK soon...
iPhone X: What the critics think
17 November, 2017
We take a closer look at the word from the web on iPhone X. This is what the likes of the Trusted Reviews, Stuff, Pocket-lint and Tech Radar are saying...
What is machine learning?
3 November, 2017
We investigate the rise (and history) of machine learning, and what it means for the future of your smartphone.
Bixby: Samsung's virtual assistant
26 September, 2017
Bixby is Samsung's virtual assistant, built into Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+, and Note8. This is what sets it apart from the competition...
Meet the virtual assistants
15 May, 2017
If you don't know your Siri from your Alexa, we've put together this guide to virtual assistants, to make sure you're up to date on the latest...
Google Assistant coming to Android phones
6 March, 2017
After starting life on Google Pixel, Google Assistant will be coming to more Android smartphones through an over-the-air update soon...
Introducing Google Assistant
5 October, 2016
Google Assistant arrives alongside the Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones. It's Android's first conversational virtual assistant, and it's pretty awesome
What's new for HomeKit in iOS 10?
26 September, 2016
The new Home puts you firmly in control of the Apple HomeKit-enabled products in your smart home. Find out more.
5 of the best new features in iOS 10
13 September, 2016
The tenth version of the iOS operating system (iOS 10) is here. We look at this major upgrade's exciting new features.
5 hidden iOS tips and tricks
19 August, 2016
iOS is a feature-rich operating system, with a huge array of handy options. To prove it, we’ve unearthed some handy iOS features you never knew existed.
Could this new tech mean the end of apps?
6 June, 2016
Could the advancement of the likes of Siri, Google Now and Cortana mean that we won't have to use as many apps in the future? Very possibly
Are virtual assistants getting smarter?
16 May, 2016
We've got the latest virtual assistant news, including a sneak peek at newcomer 'Viv'. Plus, a round up of the big three.
Accessibility options on smartphones
23 March, 2015
If you or someone you know is visually impaired, or has problems hearing, you'll still find a range of features which help you use most smartphones.
BlackBerry reveals Siri-like personal assistant
17 July, 2014
BlackBerry is taking on Apple’s Siri, Google Now and Microsoft’s Cortana personal assistants with BlackBerry Assistant.
What do the symbols on my screen mean?
28 March, 2018
Find out what all the symbols on your phone screen actually mean...
How to manually enter Vodafone APN settings
25 April, 2019
How to enter the Vodafone APN settings...
How to find your SIM card number on Android
30 April, 2019
Finding your SIM number...
iPhone Xs vs iPhone X: what's the difference?
19 September, 2018
How Apple's new flagship compares with the old…
How to move from an iPhone to a Samsung Galaxy
28 April, 2019
Here's how to transfer pictures, videos and other data to your new Samsung Galaxy....
How to fix a mobile internet connection
3 February, 2017
If you're having problems with your mobile internet connection, here are some tips...
Data test: How much is 1GB?
1 June, 2017
Those videos that automatically play on Facebook and Twitter could be pushing you...
iPhone Xs vs Xs Max: what's the difference?
27 September, 2018
Which new iPhone is the one for you?
O2 APN Settings
3 May, 2019
If you're trying to access mobile internet or send multimedia messages on the O2...
iPhone 7 vs iPhone 8
24 October, 2017
What's the difference between two of the best iPhones that have ever been released?...