Author: cultofandroid

Eccentric CEO bashes Apple to shill smartphones

Entrepreneur Luo Yonghao has a smartphone company in China that is losing money and has yet to capture even 1 percent of the market share. So the CEO of Smartisan is making a lot of noise — including firing potshots at Apple — to raise his …

All the important stuff revealed at Google I/O

Google just took the wraps off its big software lineup for 2018 and if Apple executives were watching, there’s a lot to be worried about. Artificial intelligence has always been one of Google’s strengths over Apple, and in 2018, the company…

Google smart displays will takeover homes in July

Smart speakers are about to get upstaged at home by an arguably smarter device – smart displays. During its I/O developers conference Tuesday, Google announced smart displays with Google Assistant would hit store shelves in July, adding yet another scr…

Xiaomi smartphones will do battle with iPhone in the U.K.

Xiaomi has made a big name for itself in China by rolling out impressive devices with affordable price tags. Ripping off Apple’s most popular devices has helped, too. Now the company is preparing to do battle with the iPhone in the United Kingdom. Xiao…