Tag: 2017

News and Press

Report: iPhone beats out Samsung in Q4, global smartphone shipments up 3% in 2017

February 2, 2018

Via: 9to5Mac

IHS Markit is out with its 2017 data on smartphone shipments. The firms’ numbers are a bit more positive than what we saw yesterday from Strategy Analytics, pointing to a smaller quarterly decline along with a greater increase in year-over-year […]

Products, Tablets

The best tablets you can buy in 2017

January 3, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

Best tablet 2017 The best tablets are all about combination, with most offering a decent keyboard and desktop-style experience to sound the death knell for laptops. From Apple’s larger iPad Pro to Android’s Google Pixel or Samsung tablets, there’s a […]

Laptops, Products

The best laptop of 2017: the top laptops ranked

December 22, 2017

Via: Tech Radar

Although pundits were bickering just a few years ago that laptops were on their way out along with the rest of PCs, there’s no denying the permanence of the best laptops. In fact, with the powerful yet affordable Asus ZenBook […]

News and Press

Best cheap phones 2017: our top budget mobiles

December 11, 2017

Via: Tech Radar

If you’re in the market for a cheap smartphone deal then you’re in luck, as we’ve got the best low-cost handsets lined up for you right here. In the past, the term ‘best cheap phones’ was usually a warning rather […]

Products, Tablets

The Best Amazon Fire Tablets of 2017 – Which Should You Buy?

September 5, 2017

Via: LaptopMag

Ever since Amazon updated its Fire tablets for 2017, deciding which one is right for you has become even harder than ever. Yes, the Fire 7’s insanely low price of $49 is alluring, but how much more do you get for […]

News and Press

The best WordPress plugins 2017

March 14, 2017

Via: Tech Radar

WordPress is a fantastic platform for building your own blog, portfolio, or ecommerce site. It’s packed with tools to help you create a professional-looking site and monitor its performance, and you can make it even better by installing WordPress plugins […]

Editorial, Gadgets, Networking

Will IoT finally meet expectations in 2017?

March 9, 2017

Via: James Hughes

The year 2017 holds a lot of expectations, technology-wise. A lot of devices and software programs have already been demoed and prototype-d. Researchers have warned about the potential risks. Some of them even manifested themselves – remember the Dyn DDoS […]

Editorial, Others

Disposable-like phones – Nokia 3310’s new way to go?

March 2, 2017

Via: James Hughes

Lately a lot of buzz surrounded the re-issuing of the Nokia 3310. In a sentimental coup, the company decided to bet on its most famous phone’s comeback. Which company, one might ask. Well, it’s not Nokia that re-launches the (once) […]

Android, News and Press

Up to three new BlackBerry phones coming in 2017

March 1, 2017

Via: Phone Dog

The BlackBerry KeyOne won’t be the only new BlackBerry-branded Android phone in 2017. TCL is planning to debut up to three BlackBerry Android phones in 2017, TCL Communication CEO Nicolas Zibell has revealed. Zibell didn’t divulge much else about his […]

News and Press

Best business broadband deals of 2017

February 24, 2017

Via: Tech Radar

One cannot imagine any business, in this day and age, regardless of the size and line of business, being totally offline. For business broadband services, reliability, speed and support are as important, if not more than just price. Feature sets […]

Android Phone

On-screen fingerprint scanning solutions coming to smartphones in 2017

February 23, 2017

Via: Phone Arena

Fingerprint sensors have become the norm in the smartphone industry, but there’s one thing that manufacturers of such security solutions did not get right yet, on-screen fingerprint scanning. As more handset makers are starting to remove the Home button and […]

Editorial, Gadgets

How do we stand on Artificial Intelligence at the beginning of 2017?

February 16, 2017

Via: James Hughes

Approaching the topic of Artificial Intelligence nowadays almost borders on the trivial. Why? Because due to AI being such a trending technology, the vast majority of tech-related professionals hitch their wagon to its star. Therefore it may actually be difficult […]

Android Phone, Gadgets

Samsung will share ‘big news’ at MWC 2017 event on February 26

February 1, 2017

Via: Phone Dog

Looks like our schedule on February 26 just got a bit busier. Samsung today confirmed that it’s holding a press conference on February 26, the day before MWC 2017 kicks off. Samsung didn’t say exactly what it’s got planned for […]


Here’s our best look yet at LG’s upcoming Android Wear 2.0 watches

January 30, 2017

Via: Tech Radar

There’s some strong speculation suggesting that LG and Google are planning to launch two new smartwatches on February 9 to celebrate the arrival of Android Wear 2.0, and we’ve now got a clear look at one of them, the LG […]


We might be saying goodbye to the iPhone’s home button

January 23, 2017

Via: Mashable

When the iPhone 7 killed off the headphone jack, some Apple fans were up in arms. If the rumors about the features of 2017’s iPhone X (or whatever Apple winds up calling it) are true, the flagship phone will be […]


The iPhone X: Coming in 2017?

January 19, 2017

Via: Mashable

We’ve heard a ton about what might be coming in the next iPhone — but until now, none of the sources leaking potential design specs have gone so far as to call the upcoming device “yuge.” But if the phone […]

Android Phone, News and Press

Samsung reportedly planning to reveal foldable smartphone later this year

January 12, 2017

Via: Phone Dog

We’ve been hearing that Samsung is working on foldable devices for years now, but according to a new report, we’ll finally see a foldable product come to market later this year. Samsung is planning to launch foldable smartphones in Q3 […]


KGI: 3 new iPads to debut next quarter will slow decline in sales, 10-10.5 inch model wildcard

January 10, 2017

Via: 9to5Mac

In a new report out this morning from noted analyst Ming-Chi Quo at KGI Securities, we find the size of the new iPad form factor, expected in Q2 still in flux indicating that Apple may still be deciding between different […]


5 WiFi Networking Predictions For 2017

December 28, 2016

Via: Wireless Xirrus Blog

IoT security, cloud-managed WiFi, and other trends will reshape the WiFi market next year. WiFi has undergone some of the fastest changes of any business and consumer technology we’ve seen. 2017 will bring plenty of new milestones and developments in light […]


2017 iPhone 7s lineup could include ‘medium-sized’ 5-incher with vertical dual cam

December 28, 2016

Via: Pocket Now

While many Apple-specialized analysts, tipsters and rumormongers from various backgrounds and parts of the world are starting to agree on the number of 2017 iPhone models currently in the pipeline, the target of each main configuration remains a key point […]