Tag Archive: Smartphone


Linux Launcher brings CLI to your Android Smartphone

Graphical User Interfaces (GUI) aren’t for everyone and if you fall into this category then you might like the new Linux Launcher to bring CLI to your device. Linux Launcher is an unusual app that will bring a command line interface to your device for those who like that kind of thing, or if you […]

Win an UMIDIGI C Note (Smartphone Giveaway)

We’re back with another smartphone giveaway for you guys and gals. This time we’re putting together one that might cater more to our international readers and not just for those of you who live in the US. Starting from today and running through May 9, 2017, you can enter for a chance to win an […]

Jelly smartphone review: So tiny

The company that built Jelly doesn’t claim it’s the smallest smartphone in the world. (That honor might instead belong to its predecessor, the Posh Micro X.) Rather, Jelly is touted as the world’s smallest smartphone that also includes 4G. Toss in Android 7.0, dual SIMs, a replaceable battery and a full-size headphone jack, and you start to wonder if maybe a phone that fits in your coin pocket is worth making a few sacrifices – like re-learning how to  [Read More…]

Is this Andy Rubin’s upcoming bezeless smartphone?

If you drive a car you’re probably familiar with the Michelin brand. The company has made a name for itself by manufacturing tires, but it has other affiliations. For example, Michelin has a long history of reviewing restaurants, but is the tire maker taking an interest in smartphones too? We’ve been telling you that Android […]

Xiaomi Mi 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S8 (Smartphone Showdown)

The Xiaomi Mi 6 is the fourth Snapdragon 835 smartphone to be announced after the Galaxy S8, Sony Xperia XZ Premium and Sharp Aquos R. But since the Xperia XZ Premium is not expected to ship before May and the Sharp Aquos R will most likely be limited to Japan and a few other markets, […]

Add a lifetime second line to your smartphone for $25

You might not realize it, but you need a second phone line for your mobile device. We can think of a number of reasons for you to consider getting one. Buying and selling items online in venues such as Craigslist Keeping work and personal lines separate A throwaway number to use for signing up on websites […]

Honor 8 vs Motorola Moto G5 Plus (Value-Packed Smartphone Showdown)

Are you searching for a decently specced smartphone that won’t put a toll on your savings? Both Honor and Motorola offer models that are worthy to be taken into consideration by those searching for budget-friendly handsets. In this article we compare two such models and highlight the differences, in a bid to help you decide […]

LG G6 vs LeEco Le Pro3 AI Edition (Smartphone Showdown)

In recent days, Chinese technology giant LeEco unveiled its latest flagship, the Le Pro3 AI Edition. The phone is actually a revamped version of the Le Pro3 of last year, which comes equipped with a bunch of new features. And while most folks were expecting LeEco to come out with a new brand phone on […]

Specs of Maze’s upcoming bezeless smartphone leak out

Last month we told you that smartphone industry newcomer Maze is poised to launch a Xiaomi Mi MIX alternative soon. The company calls the phone Alpha, but so far we didn’t have much info on it, except for a teaser images which showed a phone with incredibly skinny bezels. Well now thanks to frequent leakster […]

Samsung litters Britain with giant bezels to promote bezel-less smartphone

Dem Bezels

Samsung has crafted a series of 7-meter by 3-meter Galaxy S8 bezel sculptures and scattered them across picturesque parts of Great Britain.

Ironically, the enormous bezels are intended to promote the GS8’s Infinity Display — famed for having bezels which are not gigantic.

Bezels can be seen in St. Ives, Cornwall, London, Stonehenge and Bournemouth, among other locations, framing locations which would probably look nicer were bezels not present.

Commenting on its bezels in a  [Read More…]