smartphones

Top gadgets you can buy with your Eid bonus and salamis

With Eid comes extra cash in the form of Eidi and Eid bonus. To solve the ever-present dilemma of putting Eidi and Eid bonus to good use, here is our list of products and gadgets to help make your post-Eid shopping decisions easier.

May 26, 2022
May 26, 2022

Smartphone apps that will help you during Hajj

From simply getting correct directions to helpful pointers for performing Hajj, there are many smartphone apps available just with that aim.

April 29, 2022
April 29, 2022

Top gadgets you can buy with your Eid bonus and salamis

With Eid comes extra cash in the form of Eidi and Eid bonus. To solve the ever-present dilemma of putting Eidi and Eid bonus to good use, here is our list of products and gadgets to help make your post-Eid shopping decisions easier.

September 23, 2018
September 23, 2018

New games: Hot asphalt, augmented-reality zombies

Zombies, car racing, teen superheroes and urban planning all feature in the latest games for smartphones. Here's a selection.

April 5, 2018
April 5, 2018

Bangladesh will export smartphones in 2yrs: ICT minister

Bangladesh will export mobile sets within next two years as several plants have started rolling to assemble smart devices, Telecom and ICT Minister Mustafa Jabbar says.

April 3, 2018
April 3, 2018

High-tech masks, special lighting: In search of better sleep

A chronic lack of sleep is becoming a global problem, with many recent studies suggesting that our increased use of technology is partly to blame. Screen devices such as smartphones and tablets can affect our shut-eye by emitting blue spectrum light, which suppresses the melatonin production we need to sleep.

January 24, 2018
January 24, 2018

Are smartphones making teens unhappy?

New US research has added to the growing body of evidence that technology could be affecting our mental health, finding that teenagers who spend a large amount of time on their smartphone are more likely to be unhappy.

December 24, 2017
December 24, 2017

Smartphones that shook up the market in 2017

This year once again, smartphone manufacturers have pushed the limits when it comes to processing power, cameras, audio quality and more. Here are five of the most outstanding handsets launched this year, in order of release.

September 16, 2017
September 16, 2017

5 easy ways to protect smartphone from getting stolen

How can you save your smartphones from thieves? Or even if somehow your phone ends up getting stolen how can you protect your personal information from them? Here are five ways you should adopt to protect your data and prevent your smartphones from getting stolen.

September 20, 2016
September 20, 2016

Google smartphone expected at Oct 4 event

Google sends out invitations to an October 4 event, hinting that the Internet titan will show off a new smartphone powered by its Android mobile software.

June 10, 2016
June 10, 2016

Lenovo unveils two unusual smartphones

Lenovo has announced two unusual smartphones - a model that uses special cameras to scan its surroundings and a handset with optional snap-on parts.