Android 5.0 Lollipop tips and tricks: Get to grips with a new Android

Android 5.0 Lollipop brings a range of changes to Google’s OS. Available initially on the Nexus 9 and Nexus 6, but now rolling out to a wider collection of devices, there’s plenty of new features to get to grips with. If you’re feeling a little lost, or don’t know where to find something, our Android … More Android 5.0 Lollipop tips and tricks: Get to grips with a new Android

Best Android launchers: 12 to customize your smartphone and tablet

Action Launcher 3 This theme has fully embraced Android Lollipop, and works brilliantly with devices that have received the coveted update. One of its most unique features is a Windows Start Menu-like bar that pops up on the left side of your screen, letting you launch your favorite apps without having them cluttering up your home screen. … More Best Android launchers: 12 to customize your smartphone and tablet

Satya Nadella must find more pills for Microsoft’s ills

  if you have a headache, it is a good idea to stop banging your head against the wall. That is what Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella did this week when he cut back his company’s struggling smartphone division, writing off almost all of the $7.9bn (net of cash) that Microsoft paid for Nokia’s phone … More Satya Nadella must find more pills for Microsoft’s ills

Apple plans to set new ‘iPhone record’ in 2015: WSJ

Apple Inc is preparing for the largest initial production run for its next iPhones by the end of the year, the Wall Street journal reported. The company is asking suppliers to manufacture 85 million to 90 million units of two new models with 4.7-inch and 5-inch displays. The company had ordered 70 million to 80 … More Apple plans to set new ‘iPhone record’ in 2015: WSJ

​Apple to rollout new two-factor authentication in iOS 9 and El Capitan

Apple is rolling out a new two-factor authentication scheme for iOS 9 and OS El Capitan that it claims will be smoother than the existing system, which it introduced in 2013. The new security element will be included in the beta program for the two upcoming operating systems, and is meant to tidy up Apple’s … More ​Apple to rollout new two-factor authentication in iOS 9 and El Capitan