Mobile Operating Systems

Latest news about all the leading mobile operating systems including Google Android and Apple iOS.


Cortana coming to UK

Cortana to make its UK debut on the Nokia Lumia 735

29th September, 2014

Microsoft has confirmed that the Cortana beta will be arriving in the

Apple iOS 8

iOS 8 is now available for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch

23rd September, 2014

The latest version of iOS is now available but it’s a massive

Nokia Lumia Denim

Nokia Lumia Denim: An In-Depth Look

8th September, 2014

The next Lumia update is on its way and it combines new Windows Phone

Android L

Android L: What’s new and what’s changed

28th August, 2014

Android L will be released later this year and Google have already

HTC One M8 for Windows

HTC brings the iconic One M8 to Windows Phone

20th August, 2014

The HTC One M8 for Windows is exactly what the name suggests, an HTC

Windows Phone 8.1

Windows Phone 8.1 is coming to O2 handsets shortly and Visual Voicemail is coming along for the ride

11th August, 2014

Windows Phone 8.1 is out in the wild, but a lot of networks and

BBM for Windows Phone

BBM is now available on Windows Phone

4th August, 2014

BBM has been available on iOS and Android devices for a while now and

Skype for Android update finds your friends for you

Skype for Android update finds your friends for you

29th July, 2014

Skype for Android is rolling out version 5.0 and with it comes a new

Motorola Moto G

The Moto G gets Android 4.4.4 update

25th July, 2014

Motorola’s Moto G has just received an update, taking it to Android

BBM for Windows Phone

BBM for Windows Phone is now in beta

14th July, 2014

BlackBerry’s BBM service is doing pretty well, with a solid base of

Moving from Android to the iPhone 6

Moving content from an Android phone to your iPhone 6

24th September, 2014

Bought a shiny new iPhone 6? If you’re moving from Android here’s

Nokia Lumia

The last ever Nokia smartphone could have already launched

16th September, 2014

Microsoft are set to kill off the Nokia name and replace it with the

Best Windows Phones

Best Windows Phones 2014: Which should you buy?

8th September, 2014

What are the best Windows Phone smartphones available to buy right now.

Windows Phone vs Google Android

Windows Phone 8.1 vs Android KitKat

21st August, 2014

Google Android and Windows Phone are both great mobile operating

Nokia Lumia SensorCore

Lumia SensorCore opens up a whole world of fitness and life tracking capabilities

18th August, 2014

SensorCore technology is built into some of the latest Lumia phones

HTC One M8

HTC One M8 gets Android 4.4.3 update

5th August, 2014

The latest update to the HTC One M8 (Android 4.4.3) has arrived for

Facebook now forcing users to message with standalone app

Facebook now forcing users to message with standalone app

31st July, 2014

Facebook Messenger app, is a separate app which integrates with the

Windows Phone 9

Windows Phone 9: What you need to know

28th July, 2014

What little we’ve heard about Windows Phone 9 so far suggests that

Lumia Cyan Hands-On

Hands-on with Windows Phone 8.1 Lumia Cyan

21st July, 2014

Hands-on with Lumia Cyan which is a new software update packed full

Android L

Android L: When can you get it?

27th June, 2014

The new version of Android has just been announced and it’s packed

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