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Galaxy S8 or LG G6: which are you most looking forward to?

by Robert Triggs 1 day ago68 comments

Is launching an Android One phone in the US a good idea?

by John Callaham 2 days ago37 comments

The current state of custom ROM development

by Dane O'Leary 2 days ago37 comments

Meizu M3 Max review

by Bailey Stein 2 days ago3 comments
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5 flagship features mid-range phones need in 2017

Mid-range smartphones could do with a shot in the arm in 2017, so here's a list of features we want to see from manufacturers this year.
by Robert Triggs1 week ago41

How to use NFC on Android

NFC isn't quite 'new' technology anymore, but it's still very handy. Wondering how to use NFC on your Android phone? We'll walk you through all the steps!
by Edgar Cervantes3 weeks ago17

NFC payment ring now available to pre-order

After successfully passing its Kickstarter campaign in 2013, the NFC payment ring is now available to pre-order for $53 (£40).
by Robert TriggsAugust 24, 201613

Xiaomi unveils Mi Pay mobile payment service

Xiaomi has entered the contactless mobile payments market with the launch of its NFC based Mi Pay platform in China.
by Robert TriggsAugust 17, 201615
 
 

All you need to know about NFC Tags

You may have noticed small NFC tags next to advertisements near bus stops or little stickers on flyers. But just what is a NFC tag?
by Robert TriggsAugust 15, 201613

How to use Android Beam – Android customization

Join us for a quick beginner's tutorial - this is how you use Android Beam, a tool that uses NFC to share between Android devices - a decent addition to our Android customization series.
by Jonathan FeistJune 23, 20163

Android Pay launching in the UK very soon

"We accept Android Pay" tags have started appearing in the UK, leading to speculation that Android Pay will be launched any day now.
by Kris CarlonMay 13, 201621

Barclays wants to challenge Android Pay with its own mobile payment system

Barclays Bank has announced it will release a banking app with support for a “Contactless Mobile” payment system to replace the need for Android Pay.
by Kris CarlonMay 12, 201616

Your smartphone will start replacing your debit card at ATMs this year

Several major U.S. banks including Wells Fargo, Chase and Bank of America have confirmed they will be introducing contactless ATMs in 2016.
by Kris CarlonJanuary 29, 201617

Samsung Pay for the Gear S2 delayed until 2016 in America

In a recent Tweet, Samsung confirmed its Samsung Pay mobile payment system would not hit the Gear S2 until 2016 for American customers.
by Matthew BensonDecember 8, 20158
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