I have used several Windows Phone smartphones over the last two years, and I have reviewed at least one running Windows Phone 8. My verdict on Windows…

Nokia Needs Another Smartphone OS Besides Windows Phone

I have used several Windows Phone smartphones over the last two years, and I have reviewed at least one running Windows Phone 8. My verdict on Windows…

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2013: BlackBerry 10, Windows Phone, Tizen, and Sailfish

2013 is going to be an interesting year in mobile. While mobile platforms like Android and iOS have their feet planted firmly, the rest of the competition…

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Collaborations Gone Sour – Tizen Going The Way Of MeeGo?

I am not a fan of collaborative projects in the mobile OS landscape, and for good reason too. I have seen too many drag on and on…

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iOS will end up third in the smartphone ecosystem

Yes; I know that the above header is a bold claim to make, but it isn’t so difficult to see why it will be so. First, I…

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The travails of WebOS continue with Gram

WebOS is that superb and widely-acclaimed mobile OS that was created to replace the aged and legendary Palm OS. While hailed on multiple fronts for its nice…

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In pursuit of my ideal mobile OS…

I will try to keep this rant very short. It is a rant about my discontent with the present crop of mobile platforms. I love Android for…

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MeeGo First, Now Bada Too, Makes Way For Tizen

MeeGo was a Linux-based collaboration between Nokia and Intel in the mobile OS space. No-one really knows what happened with that project, as no single MeeGo device…

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Removal Of Fuel Subsidy: Using Mobile To Lower Costs

While Nigerians were yet celebrating the arrival of the year 2012, our very sensitive and caring government was busy hatching a plot. The plot has now been…

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From Maemo to MeeGo to Tizen

Okay, let’s do this the easy way. Repeat after me: In the beginning, there was Maemo from Nokia Maemo merged with Mobline from Intel and became MeeGo…

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The way forward for Huawei after the block by Google, Intel, Qualcomm, others

What is the fate of Huawei Android phones following the US government ban that has Google, Intel, Qualcomm and others blocking the company from using their services?

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Do we really have BlackBerry Zero yet?

In Q4, 2016, BlackBerry Limited shipped only 208,000 BlackBerry OS smartphones globally. That figure combines legacy BlackBerry OS and BlackBerry 10 OS. That amount is so insignificant…

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Samsung Z2 Specifications & Price

The Samsung Z2 is a budget smartphone and the 3rd Tizen OS device. Have a look at the Samsung Z2 Specifications and price below. Technology GSM: GSM…

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Broken Windows: The collapse of Windows Phone is complete

Gartner’s latest statistics release has no good news for Windows Phone and its fans. Its Worldwide Smartphone Sales to End Users by Operating System in 1st quarter…

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Review: VAWLT S29 watch phone

Smartwatches have been here for a while now and improving in functionality. They come in different shapes, sizes and functionality. Some support a SIM card, while others…

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Can this Gear 2 look-alike watch phone replace my regular watches?

I have a collection of watches. Nah; I didn’t say they are a collector’s collection. They get the job done so I manage to look a bit…

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