Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ ‘could arrive sooner than expected’

Samsung set the bar for flagship smartphones early in 2017 with its stunning Galaxy S8 and there's no doubt the South Korean tech powerhouse is looking to do the same in 2018. Alongside the Google Pixel, the Samsung Galaxy S8 emerged as a popular alternative to Apple's iPhone 8

Samsung Galaxy S9’s camera power teased in a trio of videos

Samsung is hyping up the powers of its soon-to-be-released Galaxy S9 smartphone with a trio of promotional videos dropped onto YouTube. The action-packed spots showcase the camera prowess of the new phone - which is set to be unveiled later this month. Each video lasts a mere 15

Intelligence agencies warn against Chinese smartphones

No way, Huawei! That’s the message being sent to the Chinese smartphone juggernaut — as well as telecom company ZTE — by the directors of a number of American intelligence agencies, including the CIA, FBI and NSA. The intelligence chiefs testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday that they would

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ ‘could arrive sooner than expected’

Samsung set the bar for flagship smartphones early in 2017 with its stunning Galaxy S8 and there's no doubt the South Korean tech powerhouse is looking to do the same in 2018. Alongside the Google Pixel, the Samsung Galaxy S8 emerged as a popular alternative to Apple's iPhone 8

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ ‘could arrive sooner than expected’

Samsung set the bar for flagship smartphones early in 2017 with its stunning Galaxy S8 and there's no doubt the South Korean tech powerhouse is looking to do the same in 2018. Alongside the Google Pixel, the Samsung Galaxy S8 emerged as a popular alternative to Apple's iPhone 8

More than 150 new emojis coming soon

I know you’re dying to see what new emoji are in the works for this year, and the good news is that the Unicode Consortium, the ultimate emoji custodian out there, has finally revealed the final list of new emoji for 2018. We’re looking at 157 new drawings that

Supercar road race ends in devastating hi-speed crash

A driver captured the moment several supercars sped past him during an illegal road race - before he passed the wreckages of three just moments later. Smartphone footage taken in Colombia shows Mercedez Benz, McLaren and Porsche sports cars shoot by. But seconds afterwards the driver of one of the

Nintendo will launch a Mario Kart smartphone app

Since it launched in 1992, Mario Kart has been a firm favourite with gamers around the world. Now, Nintendo has announced that the game will soon be available on smartphones , in the form of an app called Mario Kart Tour. Nintendo announced the news on Twitter

Schoolboy dodges AK47 bullets to scale Berlin Wall with home-made ladder

These previously unseen photographs capture the astonishing moment a 15-year-old schoolboy braved soldiers' automatic gunfire in a daring escape across the Berlin Wall. East Berliner Frank Krause made a break for freedom because he wanted to flee his totalitarian state existence and troubled school life to join his aunt

Fitness apps aren’t just spying on the military

Soldiers using fitness tracking devices inadvertently revealed the locations of US military bases — including classified ones — and the incident has lessons for anyone with a smartphone. The locations of several US military bases were exposed through data from Strava, a San Francisco-based GPS tracking company, representing a

“Good morning’ messages in India are clogging up the internet

Scientists have figured out why so many smartphones were freezing up all around the world and the answer is Indians wishing each other good morning. The glitch, discovered by Google, is caused by an overabundance of sun-kissed flowers, adorable toddlers, birds and sunsets sent first thing in the morning. Millions

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ ‘could arrive sooner than expected’

Samsung set the bar for flagship smartphones early in 2017 with its stunning Galaxy S8 and there's no doubt the South Korean tech powerhouse is looking to do the same in 2018. Alongside the Google Pixel, the Samsung Galaxy S8 emerged as a popular alternative to Apple's iPhone 8

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ ‘could arrive sooner than expected’

Samsung set the bar for flagship smartphones early in 2017 with its stunning Galaxy S8 and there's no doubt the South Korean tech powerhouse is looking to do the same in 2018. The company announced the S8 in March, which surprised a few experts as it traditionally reveals new

Harry Potter mobile game lets fans play as a Hogwarts student

Fans of Harry Potter often daydream about what it would be like to attend his magical alma mater Hogwarts. Personally, between the constantly shifting staircases and the resident menagerie of ghosts and sentient paintings, it seems like a nightmarish deathtrap that wouldn't be particularly conducive to academic

All we know about the rumoured OnePlus 6

It’s only been two months since OnePlus released its 5T smartphone, but rumours are already circulating about the firm's next device. OnePlus is known for releasing smartphones with many of the same features as Samsung and Apple devices, but at a fraction of the cost. While there's been little official

This hidden feature could cure your smartphone addiction

We love our phones like they’re our children, constantly picking them up for a check-in. However, phone addiction is a real thing. You know the drill: at every ping you’re a slave to looking at the screen; you hungrily search for notifications as you sit on the loo;

Why I let my kids have all the screen time they want

I give my two young daughters loads of screen time. iPads, tablets, phones, TVs, Playstations, laptops, smartwatches and elevator floor readouts. The result? A couple of gibbering, scrambled, psychopathic mini-banshees who can whip anyone at MarioKart. Okay fine, that’s not strictly true. I’m the best at MarioKart, and they’re only

Security flaws put virtually all phones, computers at risk

FRANKFURT/SAN FRANCISCO — Security researchers on Wednesday disclosed a set of security flaws that they said could let hackers steal sensitive information from nearly every modern computing device containing chips from Intel Corp, Advanced Micro Devices Inc and ARM Holdings. One of the bugs is specific to Intel but

Apple sued for slowing down old iPhones

Apple has been slapped with a series of lawsuits since it admitted Thursday that it deliberately slows down the performance of older iPhones in order to save battery juice. Three class-action complaints, brought by customers in Illinois, Indiana, North Carolina, Ohio and California, claim that Apple fraudulently hid from

Apple sued for slowing down old iPhones

Apple has been slapped with a series of lawsuits since it admitted Thursday that it deliberately slows down the performance of older iPhones in order to save battery juice. Three class-action complaints, brought by customers in Illinois, Indiana, North Carolina, Ohio and California, claim that Apple fraudulently hid from