2013 Oscars app official for Android and iOS


The biggest event on the showbiz calendar takes place tonight, the Oscars 2013. This years Oscars, or to give it its full name the 85th Academy Awards, will be held at the Dolby Theatre in the Hollywood and Highland Center, Los Angeles and hosted by ‘Family Guy’s Seth MacFarlane. It’s a huge occasion and what […]

BBC iPlayer app sees new update for iOS


At Phones Review it’s not just the latest devices we look at but also we like to bring you news about popular apps and updates. Today we can tell you that the BBC iPlayer app for iOS devices has received an update that adds even more to this extremely impressive app, designed for iPhone and […]

Flashout 3D WipeOut style racer finally released for Android

Flashout 3D WipeOut style racer finally released for Android

If you have ever owned or played on a Sony PlayStation you may have come across the popular WipeOut futuristic racer, and now a clone called Flashout 3D has finally been released for Android users to enjoy. Almost a year ago the game was originally promised to be released onto the platform during April of […]

BlackBerry 10 Instagram release may stick to Android port

BlackBerry 10 Instagram release disappointment possible

BlackBerry is pinning all its future hopes on its new operating system that launched a few weeks ago along with some new hardware, at the moment signs look good with early adopters to the platform giving it positive feedback. The success of any platform will always be helped by the ecosystem behind it, and BlackBerry […]

SwiftKey vs iKnowU in usability test

iknow u vs swiftkey

Update: iKnowU is currently on offer on Google Play for £0.63/$0.99. Users of the Android platform are treated to a number of applications that can change some of the stock features of the operating system, this includes numerous keyboard applications and today we are looking at SwiftKey vs iKnowU in a usability test. We heard […]

FIFA 13 Ultimate Team with EA SPORTS Football Club app

FIFA 13 Ultimate Team with EA SPORTS Football Club app

Everyone is talking about the new FIFA Ultimate Team, and if you want to be a part of this fantasy you can do so by following a few simple steps. You can own your fantasy team and choose from over 8000 players, the choice is massive because gamers can pick their own style of play […]

Sony PS4 Android & iOS App for game purchase anywhere

Sony PS4 Android & iOS App for game purchase anywhere

While mobile gaming is getting bigger all the time thanks to smartphones and tablets, dedicated home gaming consoles remain big business and yesterday the new offering from Sony was officially announced, although it wasn’t actually seen. During the event it has been revealed that a Sony PS4 Android and iOS App will allow for closer […]

The Vine app for Android may yet be some time


If you’re waiting for Twitter’s Vine app to hit the Android platform then there’s some news today that may disappoint you a little. It seems a Vine job posting has been spotted to recruit new Android developers. Although that may sound promising in one aspect, as at least we know the Android version is in […]

Tempo App is ultimate Smart Calendar, with reservations


We always enjoy bringing readers details of new and in-demand apps for their mobile devices and today we have information of the Tempo app for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. This is a productivity app, like a virtual assistant and bills itself as the ultimate smart calendar. One snag though is that, similar to the […]

Qualcomm Snapdragon BatteryGuru app, Android battery life fix

Qualcomm Snapdragon BatteryGuru app, Android battery life fix

While modern smartphones offer users some great features running on stunning displays, this can sometimes come at the expense of the handsets battery life. Technology on the battery side of things has seemingly been left behind in the mobile phone world, but the Qualcomm Snapdragon BatteryGuru app promises to fix Android battery life. There are […]