Tag: smartphone

Netflix Experiments With Making Your Phone Vibrate

We’ve been enjoying rumble feedback through video game controllers for decades, and now it looks set to come to streaming content if one Netflix Studio Hack Day project makes it past the “cool idea” stage. The hack days allow Netflix employees from different disciplines to come …

Huawei Confirms Flagship Phones Will Get Android Q

Smartphone manufacturer Huawei has confirmed that Google’s next mobile operating system release, Android Q, will be available on its flagship P30 and P30 Pro devices despite President Trump’s blacklisting of the Chinese company. A source close to Honor, a subsidiary of Huawei, with knowledge of the …

The Five Best Android Antivirus and Security Apps

When you’re at the top of the heap, a big fish in a big pond, or however you’d describe the largest operating system in the world, you’re a target for exploitation. Crooks, hackers, malcontents, and wrong-doers spend countless hours of energy trying to figure out how …

Review: Travis Touch Plus Translator

Ever been abroad and unable to communicate properly with the locals? The state of the UK language education system is such that it’s a common occurrence even if we jump over the channel to continental Europe. Few can improve upon Del Boy’s wonderful Franglais – mange …

Sony Has a Prototype 5G mmWave Xperia Smartphone

Numerous manufacturers of smartphones either launched or demonstrated prototypes of their 5G handsets at this year’s Mobile World Congress. While many of the handsets shown off supported sub-6GHz 5G capabilities, they omitted mmWave functionality since most western carriers are not going to support the feature in …