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Sony launches £799 Xperia 5 II smartphone with 5G support

Sony has officially launched its £799 Xperia 5 II smartphone, which comes with 5G support and 4K slow-motion video recording.   The new device, which is an update of the original Xperia 5 released last year, has been designed for photographers who want to ‘capture cinematic masterpieces’.  It includes the world’s first 4K HDR 120fps slow-motion … Read more Sony launches £799 Xperia 5 II smartphone with 5G support

Men should think twice before reaching for their smartphone at night

Why men shouldn’t look at their phone at night: Greater exposure to light-emitting devices after bedtime is linked with poor sperm quality Sperm concentration was lower in men who used phones and tablets at night Sperm’s ability to ‘swim’ was also lower in men who used these devices at night Scientists obtained sperm samples from 116 … Read more Men should think twice before reaching for their smartphone at night

BlackBerry smartphone to be revived by Texas startup in 2021

BlackBerry is back! Texas startup set to revive the popular smartphone in 2021 that will include 5G, a physical keyboard and government-level security BlackBerry announced in February and end to its partnership with TCL TCL was manufacturing the smartphone, which meant it was to be discontinued A Texas startup acquired the license and will release … Read more BlackBerry smartphone to be revived by Texas startup in 2021

Power your smartphone for days with the Anker PowerCore charger now on Amazon for 25% off

‘Best power bank on the market’: Power your smartphone and tablet for DAYS with the Anker PowerCore 20000 – now 25% off on Amazon By Emily Scrivener For Mailonline Published: 16:33 BST, 17 August 2020 | Updated: 16:33 BST, 17 August 2020 What with streaming videos on the go, scrolling through our apps and checking … Read more Power your smartphone for days with the Anker PowerCore charger now on Amazon for 25% off

World’s first smartphone with both 5G and an under-display camera will launch in September 

Chinese smartphone maker ZTE will launch the world’s first mass-produced 5G smartphone with an under-display camera next month. The ZTE Axon 20 5G, which is launching in China on September 1, will be the first under-display camera smartphone to be released to the market. The so-called ‘under-display’ camera is concealed entirely behind the phone’s screen, with no … Read more World’s first smartphone with both 5G and an under-display camera will launch in September 

Smartphone customizer unveils SpaceX-themed iPhone with Elon Musk’s signature for nearly $6,000 

Musk be on Mars! Luxury smartphone customizer unveils SpaceX-themed iPhone 12 which includes a real piece of the Dragon capsule and is engraved with billionaire Elon’s signature– but it costs nearly $6,000 Caviar designs luxurious smartphones that cost thousands of dollars The latest pays tribute to SpaceX and CEO Elon Musk, called ‘Musk be on … Read more Smartphone customizer unveils SpaceX-themed iPhone with Elon Musk’s signature for nearly $6,000 

Microsoft’s Surface Duo smartphone to be released next month

Microsoft has revealed that its first smartphone for four years, the foldable Surface Duo, will be released in the US on September 10 for a colossal $1,399 (£1,072).  The mobile device, first announced last year, unfolds to reveal two displays which can be used individually or together as a single 8.1-inch screen.  However, the Surface … Read more Microsoft’s Surface Duo smartphone to be released next month

Google discontinues Pixel 4 smartphone 9 months after release

Google discontinues the Pixel 4 smartphone just nine months after release Google has confirmed the decision the same week as it announced its Pixel 4a  The high-end £669 Pixel 4 may not have a place in the current economic climate The Pixel 4 smartphone is still available ‘from some partners while supplies last’  By Jonathan Chadwick … Read more Google discontinues Pixel 4 smartphone 9 months after release

Rugged CAT smartphone launches for £599

A new market-leading rugged smartphone has been launched by a British company.  The CAT S62 device is a regular-looking Android device with a sleek design that is built with durability and longevity in mind.  A FLIR thermal camera, which is four times more detailed than its predecessor, is its party piece feature.  The thermal imaging … Read more Rugged CAT smartphone launches for £599

The ‘After Corona’ hotel life in Cornwall, where it’s all visors and smartphone orders

Dinner time at Fowey Hall Hotel, which sits above the pretty harbour town of Fowey on the south Cornwall coast, and I’m looking forward to a sumptuous feast in its critically acclaimed restaurant. Some seafood caught in the waters that lap against the shore below, perhaps. Maybe some samphire plucked from a nearby beach. And, … Read more The ‘After Corona’ hotel life in Cornwall, where it’s all visors and smartphone orders