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5 things we're hoping to see in 2018
29 December, 2017
From foldable phones to Harry Potter AR games, here's a rundown of the mobile tech we're most looking forward to seeing in 2018.
The most popular apps of our time
27 April, 2017
With over 2.2 billion smartphone users worldwide, Carphone Warehouse and HTC wanted to find out which apps are the most popular
Our apps of the year
16 December, 2016
These are the best apps of 2016, according to The Lowdown. We suggest you catch ‘em all, where you're on iOS or Android.
5 'If This Then That' recipes we want to see
19 August, 2016
IF (formerly IFTTT which stands for 'if this then that') is rolling out to other apps, so we’ve come up with a few suggestions…
10 signs you're playing too much Pokemon GO
4 August, 2016
Are you hitting Pokémon GO a little too hard? Here are 10 signs that you're definitely playing the world's most popular mobile game way too much.
The best mobile chargers for Pokemon GO
19 July, 2016
If you’re trying to catch ‘em all, get some back-up power to help your quest…
Pokemon GO is finally in UK app stores
13 July, 2016
The augmented reality Pokémon GO app has finally arrived in the UK app stores, available to download from Google Play and App Store.
Phones we're looking forward to next in 2018
20 June, 2018
Look out for these new flagships in the second half of the year...
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 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...
Will your phone survive a holiday splash?
2 July, 2018
If you’re planning on taking your phone poolside, read on…
How much could you get for your old phone?
6 September, 2018
It pays to trade-in…
iPhone Xs vs iPhone X: what's the difference?
19 September, 2018
How Apple's new flagship compares with the old…
Screen resolution explained: Quad HD vs 4K
2 October, 2016
What's the real difference between 4K, Quad HD, Full HD and 2K?
Our pick of the best quick-charging phones
27 July, 2018
Charging your phone just got faster…
How do I keep my mobile number?
10 October, 2016
Here's how to make sure you're never without your number...