Andy's fascination with mobile tech began in the 90s, at a time when SMS messages were considered cutting edge, but it would be a decade before he would put finger-to-keyboard as a technology writer. In the interim he wrote about travel, formulated strong opinions about films and owned a series of audacious cars.
The smartphone kill-switch bill has now been made law in California. From July next year, all phones will be sold there with a high-tech security measure enabled, letting the owner remotely render the phone inoperable in the event of it…
A series of leaks have given us a glimpse of two new Sony devices, a tablet named the Z3 Compact Tablet, and what could be the SmartWatch 3. Both could make their debut alongside the Xperia Z3 smartphone next month.
ZTE has announced it'll start selling the Nubia S5 Mini through Amazon before the end of the month. The unconnected phone has been given a price of $280, for which you'll get a 4.7-inch screen, a quad-core chip, and a 13-megapixel camera.
Barnes & Noble has announced the Galaxy Tab 4 Nook, its first collaboration with new partners Samsung. The tablet brings the best of B&N's Nook software and book selection to Samsung's popular budget model.