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Quick impressions: Using Tizen on the Samsung Z4

Just before Google I/O 2017, Samsung held their Tizen Developer Conference in San Francisco, where a number of announcements were made around the launch of Tizen 4.0. With an apparent surge in app development, Samsung has been able to provide Tizen in its own devices ranging from the Gear S3 smartwatch to TVs and a fridge. […]

The smartwatch that tries to do it all

The brand new Samsung Galaxy Watch could be considered the Swiss Army knife of smartwatches. It tries to do a little bit of everything, from sleep tracking, to fitness tracking, to mobile payments, to all the other typical smartwatch functions. It even looks good doing it. But does Samsung nail the execution? Find out in […]

5 surprising things about smartphone use in China

Cultures and trends determine our ways of living, and it can be very different depending on where in the world you are. In China, people are now paying for things mostly with their smartphones. Do you use your device to make payments? If so, how often? And are you familiar with QR codes? You may joke about China […]

The light and dark of AI-powered smartphones

Analyst Gartner put out a 10-strong listicle this week identifying what it dubbed “high-impact” uses for AI-powered features on smartphones that it suggests will enable device vendors to provide “more value” to customers via the medium of “more advanced” user experiences. It’s also predicting that, by 2022, a full 80 per cent of smartphones shipped […]

A brief recent history of Apple’s product swerves

The perennial refrain of Android fans is that Apple is just adding stuff to iOS that they’ve had for years already in their mobile ecosystem. And it’s certainly true that Cupertino makes a point of waiting until it believes a technology is properly baked and the time is juuuuust right — or at least commercially […]

Samsung Gear Sport hands-on review

Samsung Gear Sport review – Samsung Gear Sport hands-on review – BERLIN: KOREAN TECH BEHEMOTH Samsung unveiled its latest Smartwatch at the IFA tech show in Berlin earlier this week, updating its Gear S3 flagship wearable with more fitness-focused features, such as a water resistance rating of five atmospheres, as well as a focus on […]