David Gilson(16 posts)

Freelance technology journalist for hire, based in the UK, specializing in mobile platforms. Familiar with Android, Symbian, Windows Phone, and iOS. Windows 8 user and Linux enthusiast. Used to do Quantum Physics. You can find other areas of my work on CNET UK, All About Symbian, and All About Windows Phone. See my website for a full list of publications and contact page.




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How to use Carbon App Sync and Backup

by: David GilsonApril 6, 2013
In this How-to tutorial, we show you how to make the most of Carbon Backup on your Android devices.
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On the road with Nexus

by: David GilsonMarch 29, 2013
The story of travelling the world with the Nexus 4 and Nexus 7, and how Google Now complements life on the road.
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Where next for Android?

by: David GilsonFebruary 17, 2013
Android dominates the smartphone market but there's only so much of the market left for it to capture. To keep Android relevant OEMs must look at new uses.
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Could Android replace Windows?

by: David GilsonFebruary 7, 2013
We explore the similarities between Android and Windows, and wonder if that as Windows drifts ever closer to mobile, whether Android could take its place?
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BlackBerry Z10 and Q10 officially announced: specs, price and availability

by: David GilsonJanuary 30, 2013
We detail the latest phones from Blackberry, formally known as RIM, the BlackBerry Z10 and the BlackBerry Q10.
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Nexus 7 productivity tips

by: David GilsonJanuary 13, 2013
We explore the apps and accessories you need to turn the Nexus 7 into a productivity power house.
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10 Predictions for Android in 2013

by: David GilsonJanuary 12, 2013
We take a look into Android's crystal ball and see what awaits in 2013!
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New Year resolutions from mobile manufacturers

by: David GilsonJanuary 6, 2013
We explore the mindsets of the major mobile players and determine their resolutions for 2013.
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What we’d like Android to steal from other operating systems

by: David GilsonJanuary 2, 2013
We've taken a long hard look at other mobile operating systems and picked out the features that we wish could make their way into Android.
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Is Android better suited to tablets than phones?

by: David GilsonNovember 25, 2012
Once you've used Android widgets on the expansive screen of a tablet, is it possible to be satisfied with the same widgets on a phone screen?
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