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Youtube Premium has Spotify and Netfix quaking in their boots. Could this be the one, true, premium streaming platform, or is it just another ambitious project? Find out more as I test it out and let you know of my honest thoughts. The ending might surprise you. 

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You may have heard of YouTube Red; YouTube’s subscription-based music and video service but it was never available for us UK citizens, until very recently. It’s now available with a new name; YouTube Premium. Could it take away Spotify and Apple Music users? Read on to find out all about it.

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You’ve probably seen the in-screen fingerprint sensor in the Vivo X21 and you may be wondering exactly how it works.

 

In this article, I explain exactly how in-screen fingerprint sensors work and why it’s likely that they’ll be the next best thing to hit almost all smartphones in the near future.

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One of the easiest ways to get into home automation is to add devices which allow you to control electrical devices such as lights, heaters, fans, TVs, DVD players, cable/satellite boxes and more with your smartphone and/or a digital assistant. Here are five options to do just that.

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21st Century Fox, a US media giant controlled by Rupert Murdoch, made a £18.5bn takeover attempt for Sky on December 8th 2016. One year later, Disney made a $66.1bn offer to buy 21st Century Fox (including Sky) followed by a £22bn counter bid from Comcast for Sky. So who are these big American media companies and why do they all want to buy the UK’s Sky?

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SD cards are a handy way of increasing the storage in your Android smartphone, but not all SD cards are made equal. Today I’m explaining the various ratings and how they affect the performance of your smartphone.

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Large screen phones get you closer to the content. There are some things you should look out for. Find out what the very best large screen smartphones are, and why they deserve to be your next purchase. 

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The Google Assistant on Android has quickly become one of the most powerful AI assistants available. Some would even go as far as to say that Google Assistant has now even surpassed Siri.

 

Whatever your thoughts are on Google Assistant, if you’re on Android, you may as well be stuck with it.

 

So here are some of the best ways you can customise your own Google Assistant to better suit you and your own smartphone usage. I’ve also included some common personalisations changes throughout this article.

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Apple showed off many new features from iOS 12, macOS Mojave, watchOS 5 and tvOS 12 at WWDC. Here are 10 fantastic features from iOS 12 that they didn't mention in the keynote.

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Mary Meeker is a former Wall Street internet analyst and current partner at prestigious Silicon Valley venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins who is best known for her annual Internet Trends report. If you are interested in learning about her 2018 trends, then keep reading.

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