Weekly poll: what’s the ideal weight for a phone?

We often argue about ergonomics at the office – hard to grip screens with curved sides are the usual talking point, especially when it comes to one-handed use. But recently we started thinking about weight. Have phones become too heavy?...

/ February 18, 2018

Weekly poll results: most people change phones every two years

Most people upgrade their phones every two years – half the voters in our poll do just that. It makes sense, most carriers lock you into a 2-year contract. And even if you buy a phone SIM-free, most phone makers...

/ February 18, 2018

In Past Tense: The story of Peter’s phones

Past Tense is our latest series of articles in which GSMArena veterans take you on a nostalgia-infused ride through the phones that impressed them the most through the years. Hi, my name is Peter and I will be 31 before...

/ February 18, 2018

Engineering against all odds, or how NYC’s subway will get wireless in the tunnels

Never ask a wireless engineer working on the NYC subway system “What can go wrong?” Flooding, ice, brake dust, and power outages relentlessly attack the network components. Rats — many, many rats — can eat power and fiber optic cables...

/ February 17, 2018

Bitcoin (BTC), Ripple (XRP), Monero (XMR) and Tron (TRX)

The cryptocurrency market has broken over the $500 billion mark early today.  Most of the coins in the top 100 are all seeing gains. It seems the total market is on a steady upward climb, which is a relief because...

/ February 17, 2018

Tron (TRX) Dogs Mobile Update

Update: February 17th, 2018 Game.com’s CEO, Xu Le, tweeted big news just 13 hours ago, in regards to updates to Tron Dogs. Pet store owners will now be cumulatively ranked and also ranked on top sales! The Game.com team will...

/ February 17, 2018

Crypto Olympics | Cardano vs. Bitcoin Cash Who Will Win?

Welcome to the Crypto Olympics: Day 8 Check out Day 7 of the Crypto Olympics Coin vs. Coin – who will be crowned the Crypto Olympics Champ? We’ve finally made it to our first round of semi-finals! Congratulations to all...

/ February 17, 2018

Sqreen wants to become the IFTTT of web app security

French startup Sqreen recently launched a Security Hub with dozens of plugins to put you in control of the security of your web app. In many ways, it feels like enabling tasks on popular automation service IFTTT. Sqreen participated in...

/ February 17, 2018

A peek inside Alphabet’s investing universe

Jason Rowley is a venture capital and technology reporter for Crunchbase News. More posts by this contributor: Chances are high you have heard of Google. You are likely a contributor to one of the 3.5 billion search queries the website...

/ February 17, 2018

RightEye’s portable eye-tracking test catches concussions and reading problems in five minutes

They say the eyes are the windows to the soul, but physiologically speaking, they’re really windows to the brain. RightEye looks through that window to detect common but often subtle vision issues resulting from concussions and other brain troubles. Its...

/ February 17, 2018