David Gilson

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.

David's Posts

How to use Carbon App Sync and Backup

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

On the road with Nexus

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

Where next for Android?

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.
by David GilsonFebruary 17, 2013

Could Android replace Windows?

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?
by David GilsonFebruary 7, 2013
 
 

BlackBerry Z10 and Q10 officially announced: specs, price and availability

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

Nexus 7 productivity tips

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

10 Predictions for Android in 2013

We take a look into Android's crystal ball and see what awaits in 2013!
by David GilsonJanuary 12, 2013

New Year resolutions from mobile manufacturers

We explore the mindsets of the major mobile players and determine their resolutions for 2013.
by David GilsonJanuary 6, 2013

What we’d like Android to steal from other operating systems

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.
by David GilsonJanuary 2, 2013

Is Android better suited to tablets than phones?

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?
by David GilsonNovember 25, 2012
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