Best Android apps for 2014

Analysis & Insight 17 Sep, 2014 Rene Millman Caroline Preece

We round up the top 10 best Android apps to help you decide what's hot and what's not

Six billion smartphones will be in use by 2020

News 12 Sep, 2014 Clare Hopping

Research by the GSMA said smartphones will soon account for two thirds of the mobile devices in circulation

Vodafone to launch mobile wallet service in UK next month

News 8 Sep, 2014 Rene Millman

Mobile operator planning to rival Apple’s rumoured payments service

Reversible USB connector design finalised

News 14 Aug, 2014 Rene Millman

Type-C cable is ready for production

Amazon Fire: taking consumerisation too far?

Analysis & Insight 19 Jun, 2014 Stephen Pritchard

Amazon's new Fire phone offers shopping at the touch of a button. Could this pose another challenge for CIOs?

Amazon Fire phone to ship in US on 25 July

News 18 Jun, 2014 Khidr Suleman

3D smartphone includes high-end specs and exclusive Amazon services

BBM Protected messaging feature unveiled by BlackBerry

News 17 Jun, 2014 Rene Millman

Phone maker touts FIPS 140-2 crypto for super secret messages as it renews focus on enterprise

security key on keyboard

CESG dishes out security advice for Blackberry, Android & Chrome OS

News 11 Jun, 2014 Rene Millman

Advice for organisations from the spooks

Flexible polymer smartphone display unveiled

News 10 Jun, 2014 Clare Hopping

Researchers have developed a transparent electrode coating to make smartphone screens cheaper and tougher

Apple WWDC 2014: iOS 8, iWatch, OS X 10.10 & new MacBooks

News 2 Jun, 2014 Alex Hamilton

What will Apple CEO Tim Cook announce at WWDC later today? iOS 8? The iWatch? Or, some new MacBooks? We run through the possibilities

iPhone 6 screen could be boosted to 416ppi

News 15 May, 2014 Clare Hopping

With a resolution of 1706 x 960 pixels, the iPhone 6 would feature the sharpest screen yet

Best smartphones to buy in 2014

Analysis & Insight 14 May, 2014 Alan Lu

What are the best smartphones to buy in 2014 for business users?

mobile banking

HSBC offers free Wi-Fi to customers in its branches

News 12 May, 2014 Rene Millman

Wireless connectivity introduced in 652 of its UK branches

Tesco store

Tesco to follow-up Hudl success with Samsung Galaxy S5 "challenger"

News 6 May, 2014 Alex Hamilton

Aggressively priced Tesco smartphone to hit shelves later this year

Supply and demand graph

Windows Phone sales struggling against iPhone resurgence

News 1 May, 2014 Rene Millman

Mid-range Android handsets also make gains.

Raspberry Pi used to create a £90 smartphone

News 29 Apr, 2014 Rene Millman

PiPhone created using freely available components

Android set to dominate 2014 device shipments

News 27 Mar, 2014 Jane McCallion

Android will continue as dominant OS for next 24 months, claims research

Samsung Galaxy S5 released early to beat South Korean sales bans

News 27 Mar, 2014 Clare Hopping

Samsung's flagship Galaxy S5 smartphone has gone on sale early in South Korea.

Smartphone gamers help out with cancer research fight

News 14 Mar, 2014 Rene Millman

Citizen scientists help cut time taken on cancer research from six months to one.

Malware-infected ads now greatest threat to mobile security

News 5 Mar, 2014 Jane McCallion

Porn slips into second place as main vector for attack on smartphones.