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  • Consumers win as Android vendors struggle

    Staff cuts at Lenovo and HTC, a failed patch from Google, and Samsung's latest flagship smartphones all highlight how tricky selling Android smartphones has become.

    Written by Mikael Ricknäs15 Aug. 15 02:13
  • Five smartphones to look forward to

    If you're planning to buy a new smartphone this year, but haven't bought one yet it might be better to wait a bit longer: Apple, Samsung Electronics and OnePlus are all expected to launch new models in the next couple of months.

    Written by Mikael Ricknäs04 July 15 01:38
  • Android stutters while iOS shines during Q1

    Sales of Android smartphones were up in the first quarter but its share of the market fell, while that of iOS grew for the third consecutive quarter.

    Written by Mikael Ricknäs27 May 15 22:23
  • Factory reset in Android phones leaves sensitive user data behind

    It's common sense to reset an Android phone to its factory state before selling or disposing of it. But beware, researchers recently found that this often fails to properly wipe all sensitive user data from the device.

    Written by Lucian Constantin22 May 15 21:03
  • Spec showdown: Samsung Galaxy S6 vs. LG G4

    The Samsung Galaxy S6 has emerged as the benchmark for flagship smartphones running Android, but there are lots of challengers, including the new G4 from LG Electronics.

    Written by Mikael Ricknäs29 April 15 21:26
  • LG bets on battery life over performance with new G4 smartphone

    LG Electronics is giving its latest flagship smartphone, the leather-covered G4, a big removable battery and a power-efficient processor, hoping a long battery life will help it stand out among tough competitors.

    Written by Mikael Ricknäs29 April 15 03:18
  • LG out to prove the G3 wasn't a fluke with new flagship smartphone

    The success of LG Electronics' G3 has put the company under pressure to dazzle the market with the G4, set to debut Tuesday. The company is hoping that an improved display, upgraded camera and a new design will do the trick.

    Written by Mikael Ricknäs and Tim Hornyak28 April 15 00:20
  • LG wants your help to hype its G4 smartphone

    LG Electronics is recruiting an army of social media users to test and talk up the company's new G4 smartphone ahead of its official launch on April 28.

    Written by Mikael Ricknäs08 April 15 20:33