Smartphone articles

LG G6 to feature an 18:9 aspect ratio and negligible bezels

LG Display has indirectly announced that the company's upcoming G6 smartphone will feature a new 5.7-inch LCD display. We learned back in December that LG would abandon its plans to include modular components, but at that time rumors were predicting a 5.3-inch…

Asus doubles down on camera and battery with ZenFone 3 Zoom

Asus has unveiled the ZenFone 3 Zoom at CES 2017, a mid-range Android smartphone that focuses heavily on delivering the best camera experience. The device looks much more impressive than its disappointing predecessor, borrowing elements from the latest iPhones while…

BlackBerry licenses brand to Chinese phone maker TCL

Back in September, BlackBerry announced that it would stop internal development of its smartphones, relying instead on partners to design and build future hardware. Now, the firm has reached a “long-term” deal with TCL that will see the Chinese company…

Samsung Galaxy S8 to feature all-screen design

Rumors surrounding Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy S8 keep on rolling. Earlier this week we heard the flagship device device could come in two sizes and feature stereo speakers, with a separate report claiming Samsung will follow in Apple and Motorola’s footstep…

The magic inside your devices

Sometimes, it’s what’s inside that counts more than what we can see on the outside. That’s certainly the case with people, and increasingly, I think, it’s going to be the case with tech devices. …

My Month Without a Smartphone

#ThrowbackThursday You’ve probably seen plenty of "I spent a week without my smartphone" articles based on short social experiments. Two things make this article different from all those others. First, I’ve been without my device for over a month now, not a week. And second, I didn’t choose to go this long without my phone, it was taken from me -- in a way.