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199 - News of the Samsung Galaxy Mega and Archos devices, my Top 5
for May 2013
198 - why wireless charging will be standard on all top phones
within 12 months, plus hands-on review of the Nokia Lumia 520
197 - News of Facebook Home, my story of 'customising the heck' out
of the Galaxy S III, plus a cosy chat on the sofa(!)
196 - Extended review of the HTC One: the premier Android
smartphone in the world?
195 - hands-on review of the Sony Xperia Z, plus news comments on
the HTC One
194 - Extended review of the Blackberry Z10: beginning of a new era
or beginning of the end?
193 - Reviews of the iPhone OtterBox ARMOR, the Nokia Lumia 620 and
(kind of) the HTC 8S(!)
192 - hands-on review of the Samsung Galaxy S III mini, plus news of the Blackberry
Z10 and Q10
191 - The ins and outs of software video stabilisation, plus 'how
far back could you go?'
190 - My review of the Samsung Ativ S, plus phone news from CES 2013
189 - My review of Android 4.2 and my Top 5 Phones for Christmas
188 - hands-on review of the Google Nexus 4 and Nokia Asha 311
187 - My hands-on review of the optically stabilised, bullet proof
Nokia Lumia 920
186 - My hands-on review of the 13 megapixel, Bravia-enhanced Sony
Xperia T, plus my top 10 Android applications
185 - News of the Nexus 4,
hands-on review of the ultra-rare Nokia
N950, and a look at simple things to do for getting better low light
photos out of even average camera phones.
184 - News, plus my hands-on review of the Intel-powered, 2GHz,
almost bullet proof Motorola RAZR i
183 - News, plus my hands-on review of the super-sized Samsung
Galaxy Note II - who's it aimed at?
182 - News of the LG Optimus G, plus my hands-on review of the
stunningly crafted (and stunningly expensive) Apple iPhone 5
181 - News of two HTC Windows Phone 8
smartphones, plus a hands-on review of the Vodafone Smart II and
thoughts on braving the current smartphone tsunami.
180 - News of the new iPhone and other handsets, a hands-on review
of the Utano Barrier T180, and a tour round my own Jelly Bean setup on
the Galaxy Nexus.
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