Smartphones are getting bigger and bigger. So many devices today, especially flagships, now offer displays measuring at least 5.5 inches. Large smartphones have their share of problems. They are not easy to use with one hand and can be difficult to carry around. Some consumers actually still prefer small Android phones. But are there any options left? Actually yes, … [Read more...] about Do small Android phones still exist?
Nokia android phone review
HMD Global has been making Nokia phones for over a year now - it licenses the name for the devices - and the latest addition to its burgeoning line of devices it the mid-range Nokia 7.1.The new device has an affordable price point that doesn't reach the same levels as the Nokia 8, but it still sports some impressive tech inside and out.We've had time to play around with the new … [Read more...] about Hands on: Nokia 7.1 review
I've been watching Android for 10 years, from the moment it first blinked to life on the T-Mobile G1 phone. It grew up with support for on-screen controls and reached its teenage years with the Google Assistant. That's an impressive feat for a mobile platform that already started far behind BlackBerry, Windows Mobile and Apple's then year-old iOS.Android survived where … [Read more...] about 5 features your Android phone needs right now
The very first Android phone -- the HTC Dream, aka T-Mobile G1 -- impressed us with its vast potential. We even predicted back in 2008 that Google's platform could "overtake Apple's darling" iPhone. (Android currently runs on roughly 85 percent of the world's phones.)But a decade later, there are still problems rife within the Android operating system that Google hasn't figured … [Read more...] about Five major features your Android phone sorely needs
Ten years ago today, the mobile operating system we all know as Android was finally introduced to the market. Of course, an OS is nothing without hardware to back it up, and today marks the debut of the first ever Android phone, the HTC Dream a.k.a. the T-Mobile G1. While it didn’t exactly set the world alight in terms of sales, the G1 kickstarted a mobile revolution that … [Read more...] about Android turns 10: Remembering the first Android phone, the T-Mobile G1 / HTC Dream