This is the best Android phone you can buy

Shopping for a smartphone can be an intimidating process. After all, you’ll likely spend the next two years with whichever digital companion you buy, so you’d better choose wisely. If you’re an Apple fan, you’re getting an iPhone. You know it, I know it, your goldfish Steve knows it. But …

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Xiaomi's biggest phone yet is the giant MiMax

Xiaomi has announced the MiMax, just a few days after Chinese regulatory authorities announced the 6.44-inch phone themselves. It’s the company’s biggest phone yet, but the claim is that it has a “slim 7.5mm body that fits in your pocket.” Based on my experience carrying various giant phones around Australia …

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T-Mobile customers can roam in Cuba this summer

T-Mobile has struck a roaming deal with state-owned Cuban carrier Empresa de Telecomunicaciones de Cuba SA (ETECSA), letting visitors to the island nation use voice, text, and data services from this summer. The move follows the Obama administration’s loosening of travel and trade restrictions between the US and Cuba last year; Verizon …

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FCC proposes limits on robocalls from government debt collectors

The Federal Communications Commission is moving to limit the number of times government debt collectors can robocall individuals. The commission approved a proposal last week that would only allow collectors to call three times a month, and only in situations when the debtor has not made scheduled payment, or so the …

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VRidge puts PC VR games on your Google Cardboard phone

Have a decent PC, but don’t have $1,500 to spend on a secondhand Oculus Rift from eBay? VRidge is a new app from RiftCat which turns your phone into a headset for PC games. You download the VRidge desktop app, pair it wirelessly with the VRidge Android app (they’re working …

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