Nokia got back in mobile manufacturing earlier this year. What many did not know was that HMD Global also acquired the rights to the Lumia Camera UI (user interface). And now, HMD Global says that this camera app may be coming to Nokia Android smartphones soon. What Is Special About The Lumia Camera UI? Lumia… Read more Nokia Android phones may get Lumia Camera UI
Bluetooth Fast Pair for Android is Google’s response to Apple’s effortless AirPods pairing. Bluetooth Fast Pair is an easy way to discover and pair Bluetooth devices on Android OS smartphones. Fast Pair is a merger of two Bluetooth technologies: Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) and classic Bluetooth. We explain how it works. How Bluetooth Fast Pair… Read more Is Bluetooth Fast Pair for Android goodbye to pairing woes?
We got an email enquiry from someone named Tobi. The questions were about whether it is possible to move default apps to memory card on Android Marshmallow, as well as the use of memory card as default storage on Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime Plus. We are publishing the answers as a post so the information… Read more Can I move default apps to memory card on Android Marshmallow?
iPhone users have harped on about the device being much more secure than Android smartphones. The truth which we have warned everyone about is that iOS is just as easy to use to invade your privacy. Felix Krause is the founder of fastlane, an open source tool for iOS and Android developers focused on making… Read more Your iPhone camera can be used to spy on you
The iPhone is arguably the most cloned smartphone line-up. Every year throws up a new clone of the latest iPhone model. This year is no different, as we already have an iPhone X clone, and it runs very up-to-date software: Android 8 Oreo. Say hello to the Hotwav Symbol S3. We have info on it,… Read more This hogwash is an iPhone X clone that runs Android 8
It is okay to raise money, sell and make money, save, as well as invest, but without a simple way to keep your books in order, you may not go far. Someone has come up with a simple book-keeping mobile app designed for individuals and small businesses in Nigeria. The bubbling West African nation of… Read more Bukkipa is a simple book-keeping mobile app for Nigeria
I got up this morning to do my usual audit of goings-on on MobilityArena and observed a comment left by someone on our TECNO Phantom 8 specs page. It reads: “1 hour and 10 minutes to charge a 3500 mah battery is light speed? Stupid marketing jargon.” Immediately, I got wondering about it. Perhaps TECNO… Read more Quick Charging: Apple vs Samsung vs Nokia vs TECNO
At itel’s 10th year anniversary event, we had the opportunity to spend some time with the S12 and S32. We were particularly interested in seeing the 2017 flagship of the brand, itel S32, for ourselves. And we did. We got a few photos too. I hope you enjoy our itel S32 hands-on review. Do read… Read more itel S32 hands-on review and photos
I woke up yesterday to find that Windows 10 Fall Creators Update for PC was ready and proceeded to download and install it on my laptop. Since Microsoft has said that the update for mobile will happen within the same timeframe, it is a good idea for Windows Phone users out there to get ready… Read more There are the phones that will get Windows 10 Fall Creators Update
WhatsApp has announced a new feature that allows you to share your location in real-time with others. Location Sharing is not a new feature in mobile apps. It already exists on other mobile applications like Google Maps, Facebook Messenger, and Snapchat. It is a great way to let people know where you are, for example… Read more How WhatsApp Location Sharing (Live Location) Works
Yes; I had completely forgotten how painfully slow regular charging is. That’s what happens to you when you get comfortable with new things. You forget. It is human nature. I got used to fast charging and probably took it for granted until an experience this morning reminded me. I had a 30 minute time slot… Read more Fast Charging: I had forgotten how slow regular charging is
All around the world, BBM users continue to be faced with all sorts of issues. Crackberry reports that BBM for Android and iOS is all sorts of messed up right now and users are having a hell of a time logging in and carrying out various actions. I say that BBM has been messed up… Read more The unending travails of BBM users in 2017