Beijing’s public transport system gets an app for paying fares — but Apple isn’t...

Apple continues to be locked out of China’s massive mobile payments space. The latest reminder came this week when Beijing’s transportation system opened up to...

Opera shuts down Max

Only a few years ago, Opera Max was the rising star in the browser maker’s portfolio. The service offered a system-wide data-saving proxy that funnelled...

100 of the best Android apps that will turn your phone into a jack-of-all-trades

We’ve once again overhauled our picks for the best Android apps, whittling our robust selection down to a paltry 100. Some are new, and others have been standbys on this list...

Alcatel Idol 5S Review

Last year’s Idol 4S smartphone from TCL-owned Alcatel didn’t wow us. It distanced itself from the rest of the pack with some key advantages, but at $400, the asking price was...

Here are the 10 best Moto Z2 Force cases to help it survive almost...

The Moto Z Force and the Z2 Force have enough differences to require very different cases to protect them. Here are some of the best Moto Z2 Force cases you...

The 8 best dating apps for 2017

Everyone knows online dating can be stressful, time-consuming, and downright awful. Check out our top picks for the best dating apps, so you can streamline the process and find the...

Escher Reality is building the backend for cross-platform mobile AR

The potential of mobile augmented reality is clear. Last summer Pokemon Go gave a glimpse of just how big this craze could be, as thousands...

Learn how to block a number on Android

Telemarketer or persistent won't leave you alone? Here's how to block a number in Android, whether you want to do so with native features or mobile apps such as Mr....

Lenovo is abandoning its Vibe Pure UI software in favor of stock Android

Lenovo is abandoning its custom Vibe Pure UI software in favor of stock Android, a company rep confirmed in early August. As a result, the company's future smartphones could receive...