Android through the ages: the history of Google’s smartphone OS

Android through the ages: the history of Google’s smartphone OS

In the beginning there was Cupcake 2008, when pinch-to-zoom was a right reserved for iPhones and BlackBerrys were still the business, a new kind of smartphone hit the scene: the Android smartphone.  Starting at version 1.5 for public consumption, Android

9 New Year's resolutions smartphone manufacturers should make

9 New Year's resolutions smartphone manufacturers should make

Some of you may be working on your 2019 resolutions. Want to try being vegan for a month, start doing to the gym again or stop stealing from the stationery cupboard at work because it’s all getting a bit out

Google in 2018: a retrospective

Google in 2018: a retrospective

These days, it’s impossible to look anywhere in the tech world without seeing Google’s fingerprints. This was definitely still true throughout 2018 – even Microsoft conceded to Chrome’s web browser dominance.  However, with all the news that’s constantly flying around

EU to fund bug bounty program for top open-source software

The European Union will help cover the expenses of bug bounty programs for 14 open-source projects according to an announcement made by EU Member of Parliament Julia Reda. The projects that will receive funding for their bug bounty programs are

Major US papers hit by malware attack

The Los Angeles Times and several other major US newspapers, owned by Tribune Publishing CO such as the Chicago Tribune and Baltimore Sun, were hit by a cyberattack last weekend that led to major printing and delivery disruptions.  According to

Best CMS of 2019

Best CMS of 2019

Content plays a major role in the journey of building your online presence and brand. Without it, you’re going to struggle in today’s ruthless business world. In fact, digital marketing is arguably one of the most important areas of commerce,

New York police will use a drone to monitor tonight's New Year's Eve celebrations

There’ll be something new soaring among the fireworks over Times Square during tonight’s New Year’s Eve celebrations: a police drone. According to The Associated Press, cops plan to use a quadcopter to keep an eye on partygoers and help them

The best free website builder 2019

The best free website builder 2019

Creating a website used to be the domain (geddit?) of professional designers and coders, but thanks to free website builder applications, these days it’s something anyone can tackle. The problem is that there are so many website creation applications and

Best website builder of 2019

Best website builder of 2019

Website builders have been around for decades but a new generation now exploit new technologies like responsive and mobile platforms. A website builder can help individuals or businesses build anything from a simple single-page site to a professional web store,

A new Digital Cockpit in the 2019 VW Jetta is a sign of things to come

Photo credit: Josiah Bondy One of the key tech trends with cars is that the ‘elite’ features usually found in luxury vehicles has trickled down to everyday passenger cars that are more affordable. Lane-keeping tech, adaptive cruise, and even blind