Google reportedly rebranding Android Wear as Wear OS

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 12 March 2018

The company's wearable platform could be getting a rebrand, along with a new name and open operating system. FULL STORY >


Developer preview details logo and features for Android P

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 8 March 2018

Set to be revealed in full at Google I/O later this year, developers get a look at what Android P will feature. FULL STORY >


Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 6 March 2018

Making several small updates where it counts compared to its predecessor, the XA2 Ultra presents a solid case for savvy consumers. FULL STORY >


Skype has been optimised for lower-end mobile devices

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 5 March 2018

Microsoft is rolling out a trimmed down version of Skype for Android devices sporting 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich) to 5.1 (Lollipop) of the operating system. FULL STORY >


Party chat feature launches on Xbox iOS and Android app

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 15 February 2018

After recently testing out in beta apps, party chat is rolling out to the Xbox app on iOS and Android. FULL STORY >


Rumoured features surface for Android P

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 13 February 2018

A recent report from Bloomberg points to some of the features that Google will be focusing on for Android P. FULL STORY >


Introducing the Art of Phone Shui

By Press Release 6 February 2018

HMD Global says Android 8.0 Oreo on Nokia smartphones, encourages a lifestyle, and phone, without clutter. FULL STORY >


Google announces date for 2018 I/O conference

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 25 January 2018

The annual conference is set for 8-10 May this year. FULL STORY >


Android Oreo will show users Wi-Fi speeds before connecting

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 23 January 2018

This latest feature in Android Oreo 8.1 is designed to help users know the speeds of public Wi-Fi services before hitting connect. FULL STORY >


WhatsApp's new Business App now launched in select countries

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 19 January 2018

The new mobile offering from WhatsApp is aimed at businesses, launching in select regions ahead of a planned global rollout. FULL STORY >


Top 5 Android Apps of 2017

By Staff Writer 12 December 2017

As always, it was a busy year on the apps front, with a number of tasty treats making an appearance in Google Play. Looking for the best ones? Here is our selection of the Top 5 Android Apps of 2017. FULL STORY >


Android 8.1 begins rollout to Pixel and Nexus phones

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 6 December 2017

Google's latest iteration of mobile OS is making its way to smartphones, starting with the company's own Nexus and Pixel devices. FULL STORY >


Google reveals Android Oreo Go as an OS for entry-level smartphones

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 5 December 2017

Designed as an operating system for devices with less than 1 GB of RAM, Google announces Android Oreo Go. FULL STORY >


Samsung Galaxy Note 8

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 29 November 2017

Is it a big S8? Yes, but that does not stop the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 from being one of the best premium phones around. Not to mention its stylus that places it above the competition. FULL STORY >


Nokia 8 takes its first bite of Oreo

By Staff Writer 28 November 2017

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, is excited to announce that Android 8.0 Oreo is now available for the Nokia 8. FULL STORY >

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