Yesterday, we discussed the second part of our tech giants coming to the west series with Huawei. What people may not know, however, is that Huawei owns a company by the name of HiSilicon. Hisilicon's processor department may not be the most popular in the west but their technology is impressive, with year on year improvements being easily seen. In the coming years, manufacturers such as Qualcomm may have to face the fact that there are other companies just as able...
The Droids Go Marching Two-by-Two, Hurrah! Hurrah!
Earlier this year, there was an event of epic proportions—one that captured the hearts and minds of a nation. That event gave birth to March of the Droids, and the nation will be captivated once more!
OK, so maybe it’s not nearly as dramatic, but this year’s Glasdroid event in Glasgow, Scotland was a resounding success. The creators of the event decided that they couldn’t stop there, so they have taken the event to a new level for 2013 and called it “March of the Droids.” Taking place in Manchester, England on the 9th of March, the event is aimed squarely at Android users. And with the Three UK media team, Tom Mleko from Hyperbees, Tha Phlash, and HTC all scheduled to be involved, look for it to be quite the get together.
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There are many great Android handsets on the market today that are much cheaper than the flagships from the major players like Samsung and HTC. The OnePlus One and Nexus 5 are two great examples of high-end phones being offered at prices much cheaper than competitors. But there are phones in the mid-range that may offer even more bang for your buck. Let us know which smartphone deal you think has the best value.
TapDeck which has just entered beta, is a smart wallpaper app that allows you to change to a random wallpaper by simply double tapping your screen. After selecting images you like from a selection, your wallpapers will be chosen based on similar images from Flickr, Imgur, Reddit and Wikipedia. If you see one you like, simply swipe up and you will see information relevant to the image. After spending a day with this app it is clear that it is still...