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Google ARCore: Is it finally available on your phone?

Google has introduced its augmented reality app to a bucketload of recent Android phones. Check here to see if your phone is one of those

Mates no more? Microsoft yanks Huawei MateBook laptops from official Store

Huawei’s line of Matebook laptops including the recently released MateBook X Pro refresh have disappeared from Microsoft’s official Store. In the wake of Google suspending

Cat B35 review

At first glance, this chunky feature phone appears to be way out of its depth among the many rugged smartphones we have been testing recently, but the Cat

SCOSCHE STUCKUP Qi review: A nearly perfect mobile Qi charger mount

You are also able to rotate the mount to landscape or portrait. That’s super nice when using apps like Waze or Google Maps. Now that

Google Lens: 6 new features we can’t wait to try out

With everything from text recognition to real-time results, Google Lens is leaping into the future. We all know Google as a powerhouse for search results

Fossil Q Control review: All style and no substance

The Q Control is Fossil’s first to include a heart-rate monitor, but it lacks other essential fitness features Pros Looks good Google Assistant Plenty of

Echo Show vs Lenovo Smart Display vs JBL Link View: New year, new smart display devices

While Amazon’s Alexa is liberally stamping itself all over the world of technology, the fight isn’t yet over, with Google staging what might look like the defence of

Waze Android Auto hands-on: The reason for Android-in-the-car

Ask any Android Auto user what app they’ve been most eagerly awaiting, and the answer will probably be Waze. Sure, Google Maps is one of

Blu Vivo 5 Review

Hardware Blu is selling the Vivo 5 directly to consumers unlocked. This Android device is slim, attractive, and made from good materials. It boasts a

Ricoh Theta S Camera Review : 360-Degree Freedom, So-So Quality

THE GOOD Simple to use Produces nice-looking 360-degree photos that can be shared Works with Samsung Gear VR THE BAD Video quality is poor, especially

Android N: Everything you need to know about Android 7.0

Android has been making some big moves recently, redesigning and adding functionality to the mobile operating system to make it more capable and more competitive.

Android N: What to expect from Android 7.0

Android has been making some big moves recently, redesigning and adding functionality to the mobile operating system to make it more capable and more competitive.

Huawei G8 review

1. Introduction Huawei may not be a full member just yet but it’s keener than most to follow the club’s dress code. Elaborate exteriors are

Fossil Q Founder Review

THE GOOD Attractive design Can always display time THE BAD Bulky design will turn off some Wireless charger is crazy large No heart-rate monitor VERDICT

Android Wear review: The smartwatch platform?

For Regular updates bring new features, hardware and software gains, widening app support, lots of devices to choose from Against Some unusual design elements, feels

iOS 8 vs iOS 9: What’s new, what’s changed and what’s important

A feature-by-feature breakdown of what to expect from iOS 9 and how it contrasts with iOS 8. Update: iOS 9.2 is now available to download with

Acer Iconia One 10 Review

The Pros Inexpensive; Good battery life; Useful multitasking apps The Cons Occasionally sluggish performance; Weak audio; Runs hot Verdict The Acer Iconia One 10 is

Cube Talk 9X review : A Chinese Android Tablet to Take On the iPad Air

PROS Overall screen quality/powerful contrast, good colour fidelity Responsiveness/good application of the new MediaTek octa-core processor 3G compatible/easy to make calls (with headset) and text

Meizu m1 metal review

1. Introduction Meizu’s Blue Charm lineup is leveling up with the latest Meizu m1 metal addition. It keeps the low-budget/high-performance profile but Meizu managed to

£49/$74 Amazon Fire review – 5th-gen 7in tablet

The simply named Amazon Fire is the fifth generation of the company’s 7in tablet. And it is by far the cheapest, and best, yet. Here’s our

Motorola Droid Turbo 2 Review : Breakthrough Durability

THE GOOD Shatterproof display Rich quad-HD AMOLED screen Customizable design Fast charging and long battery life Speedy performance Loud speakers THE BAD A bit thick

HTC One A9 Review

PROS Respectable performance Impeccable build quality Ships with Android 6.0 HTC’s Sense UI is even leaner now CONS The design looks very familiar Middling camera

Xiaomi Mi 4c review

1. Introduction Xiaomi Mi 4, one of the hottest Chinese-bred flagships of 2014, got two modifications over the course of its lifecycle – that’s an

Uber starts its street mapping project

Despite being set back in some countries thanks to state laws and a bit of politics, Uber is forging ahead with what some might see

How to get transit directions using Maps in iOS 9

iOS 9 finally brings public transit directions to Apple Maps. Watch how you can get from point A to point B using trains, buses, and

Google Street View app makes spherical photos useful

Several years ago Google introduced their own take on spherical photo capture in Android. They pushed this functionality to Street View, their own real-world-capture system

How to use Google Maps offline mode on iOS, Android

The moment your phone reads “No service,” Google Maps suddenly drops out. That is, unless you’ve saved your maps for offline access. With this feature,

Google Maps on iOS won’t blind you at night anymore

When you’re using Google Maps in the dark, the iOS app’s blinding bright white display can kill your night vision. Good thing then that a

Moto X Review

  Motorola needed to reinvent itself, and the Moto X is the result of that forced evolution. Guided – albeit at a remove – by

3 new features in Google Maps 9.8 on Android

Google Maps 9.8 has three new features that help manage location photos, details and your schedule.   Nicole Cozma.   Version 9.8 of the Google