I have to admit this is a better update than I expected. Bigger and better display, better audio, KitKat with loads of new software features (most coming to the Z1/Z1 Compact in Q2 by the way), 4K video recording, bigger battery and lighter – oh and Snapdragon 801. And on… [Click for more]
It’s finally happening! Ordinary customers (as against staff, beta testers, engineers, journalists and bloggers) on Three are finding themselves able to use its new 4G network, subject to having a compatible handset and being in an area of coverage.
Nokia has for some time been keen to get Lumia handsets into the hands of bloggers and ordinary members of the public, but now it’s extending the offer of a trial handset (well, three handsets this time) to qualifying businesses.
Tesco today announced it will no longer charge £2.50 extra per month to allow its customers to use 4G on its pay-monthly tariffs.
First Samsung and Google announce a pact, and now Motorola has been sold off to Chinese manufacturer Lenovo. What a week!
Patents. They pretty much confuse the heck out of me, and presumably most of you too. Not what a patent is, or what they’re for, but simply the whole mess that the technology industry as got itself into – especially when it comes to enforcement, appeals, and the massive differences… [Click for more]
It’s here! The Sony Xperia Z1 Compact – a smaller screened version of the current flagship Z1 that should mean you no longer have to accept second best if you want something a little more pocket friendly.
A selection of photographs taken with the Sony Xperia Z1 Compact camera.
How to turn your Sony Xperia Z1 into the new Xperia Z1 Compact in no time – and without all the fuss of changing a phone the usual way.
UK carrier finds loophole to let it increase prices mid-contract Cheeky buggers! UPDATE: Three has issued a statement to clarify its own position: “Your fixed monthly recurring fee from Three will not go up in the minimum term of your contract. We support Ofcom’s approach to fixing the price for… [Click for more]
With Three about to increase the price of the SIM-only One Plan, rising to £20 per month on a 12-month contract, and £22 on a 30-day rolling contract, Virgin Media has announced an additional VIP tariff that could give Three a run for its money.