Smartphones

Thomas Tamblyn

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Review: The Best Android Phone Yet?

HuffingtonPost.com | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.03.2015 | UK Tech

When Samsung unveiled the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge at Mobile World Congress 2015 there was only one phone that everyone flocked to see aft...

Bitmoji Keyboard Lets You Create A Creepy Emoji Of Yourself

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 25.03.2015 | UK Tech

Bitmoji is a new app for Android and iPhone that'll let you turn yourself into an emoji. Not content with turning your life into an endless stream ...

After All These Years, BT Mobile Is back

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 26.03.2015 | UK Tech

Remember BT Cellnet? The iconic Philips Savvy? It's hard to think of a network more associated with the rise of the mobile phone in the late 90s and e...

The Digital High Street 2020 Report Shows Why High Street Needs to Be Ready for Mobile

Daniela Cecilio | Posted 24.03.2015 | UK Tech
Daniela Cecilio

High-street shops need to compete online more effectively, as retailers are losing £12 billion in sales a year simply because they do not have suitable websites. So what is the solution to this problem? This report proposes not one, but four.

HTC One M9 Review: HTC's New Flagship Has A Problem

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Tech

The HTC One M8 was quite simply the best android smartphone of the last generation, it was better looking than the Galaxy S5 and it managed to match t...

Amazon Delivers Within the Hour and Starbucks Drops Off at Your Desk: The Future of Delivery Services

Georgie Barrat | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Tech
Georgie Barrat

Starbucks has long been a leader in mobile payments and the mobile-app space. Adding delivery options to their roster is an exciting advancement and highlights the changes that are currently taking place in delivery services as a whole.

Why My Husband is More Like a Dishwasher Than an iPhone

Kathryn Minchew | Posted 19.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Kathryn Minchew

It is important to learn from ones mistakes. My Blackberry was like my first husband. It was the wrong decision from day one. I should have gone with an iPhone (and the redheaded hockey player who wore his dark side much closer to the surface).

Android Wear Could Be Launching On iPhone

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK Tech

Making a Moto 360 talk to your iPhone might seem like a pipe dream but the truth is that as we've seen in our own conversations with Google, the searc...

Mario Is Coming To Smart Phones!

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK Tech

After years of resistance, Nintendo has finally conceded the existence of smartphones and tablets — and has announced it will start making games for...

How Mobile Games Became Evil (and Crap)

Thorsten Rauser | Posted 13.03.2015 | UK Tech
Thorsten Rauser

When Apple recently announced that apps generated approximately $14billion in revenue in 2014 ($10billion of which was paid out to developers), they did not mention that the biggest single chunk of that money came from exploiting players with obvious gambling problems.

Smartphones: Dumbing-Down the Football Fan

Aiden Cusick | Posted 13.03.2015 | UK Sport
Aiden Cusick

Smartphones are taking over our lives - don't let them take football too. Whether you're a horny teenager Snapchatting pics of your barely-pubescent bits, or a 40-something mother playing Candy Crush underneath the dinner table, the way we use these technological wonderments is growing ever more inappropriate.

The Iconic USB Cable Is Being Replaced

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 13.03.2015 | UK Tech

If you happened to watch the Apple launch event on Monday you would have seen the unveiling of Apple's stunning new MacBook. One of the reasons it'...

The iPhone 7's Display Could Be Pressure Sensitive

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 12.03.2015 | UK Tech

Apple's new pressure sensitive display technology 'Force Touch' could be featured on Apple's next iPhone according to a report by the Wall Street Jour...

Watching Apple Take Our Attention Away

Jane Sparrow | Posted 10.03.2015 | UK Tech
Jane Sparrow

This new breed of attention-spans-of-a-butterfly are going to soon be perfecting the art of casually glancing at and fiddling with their Watch.

Michael Rundle

REVIEW: LG G Flex 2

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 04.03.2015 | UK Tech

The LG G Flex 2 is available for pre-order at Carphone Warehouse. Key Features: Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor (64 bit, Octa-core) 5.5-inch ...

BlackBerry Has Another New Phone You Won't Buy

PA | Posted 03.03.2015 | UK Tech

Mobile phone manufacturer BlackBerry has made a return to the touchscreen device market with a new mid-range phone, and teased a curved screen device ...

Sony Unveils Flagship Tablet And Waterproof Phone For The Masses

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 02.03.2015 | UK Tech

Firstly, here's the bad news: There's no Sony Xperia Z4. Actually, that's not that bad, the Xperia Z3 is just as excellent as it was when it launc...

MWC: The Highlights So Far

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 02.03.2015 | UK Tech

For a tech conference that features flagship smartphones and wearables as standard, MWC is always a surprisingly mixed bag. Coming at an awkward t...

Microsoft's Big News? There's No Big News

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 02.03.2015 | UK Tech

Microsoft has announced that it will… not announce a new flagship smartphone. At least not until Windows 10 is finished. The software giant sa...

Galaxy S6 Edge First Impressions: That Screen

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 06.03.2015 | UK Tech

The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge might not be the only phone unveiled at MWC 2015 but it's the one that's causing the most noise. Take one look at the crowd...

Samsung Unveils Curved Screen Smartphone To Rival The iPhone 6

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 06.03.2015 | UK Tech

Samsung has unveiled two powerful new smartphones, the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge. Described by Samsung as setting a 'new standard' in mobile co...

HTC One M9 First Impressions: A Subtle Yet Powerful Update

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 01.03.2015 | UK Tech

The HTC One M9 is not the drastic makeover that some were expecting. In fact you'll need to look closer to distinguish any real difference between...

HTC's New One M9 Is An Entertainment Powerhouse

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 01.03.2015 | UK Tech

HTC has unveiled the One M9, a sequel to the HTC One, and HTC One M8. The was unveiled at Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona. Similar in d...

The Smartphone Duopoly Explained In One Simple Chart

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.02.2015 | UK Tech

Everyone knows that the iPhone changed the world of smartphones in 2007. But what isn't always obvious is how much the years between 2010 and 2015...

HTC's New Flagship Phone Leaked Early

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 25.02.2015 | UK Tech

The world of smartphones will be transformed next week in Barcelona when Samsung, HTC, Huawei and others announce their new flagship handsets. Or a...