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What is Google Drive and What Does it Mean to Me ?

Google Drive is their new version of Dropbox. You get 5 Gigs free and there’s an Android application you can download, also for free, from the Google App store, obviously, to access it. It gives you the capability to upload and download directly to / from the device. It’s a great service, with tiered Continue reading…

The Samsung Galaxy SIII – pre review

At Whatphone, we read the world’s telecommunications press too. We follow the trends, await the release of new devices and gossip about them because we’re a bit geeky like that. Recently, we were exposed to videos and written reviews of a massive change in the industry which made us all go do-lally. Here is Continue reading…

The History of HTC

HTC – Origins HTC is a Taiwanese company, founded in 1997 by Peter Chou and Cher Wang. Originally focused on the Windows Mobile Operating System, HTC quietly operated behind the scenes as an OEM for household names, for years, before they came to the fore as a brand of their own. Initial forays in Continue reading…

The Rise of Samsung

Samsung – Introduction The Rise of Samsung started from humble beginnings, in South Korea. The company was founded in 1938, originally employing less than 50 people. At first, it focused, honestly, on noodle production and groceries. In the years that followed, visionary South Korean leader, Lee Byung-chull maneuvered the company. He turned it in Continue reading…