Cloud cost control becoming a leading issue for businesses

Recent years have been about enterprises moving to the cloud with storage and compute. Customers have benefited from the competition between Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform, but now you’re in the door the great up sell begins. Read More

MWC wrap-up, more Galaxy S10 Plus, Sony Xperia 10, and Chromebook tips (MobileTechRoundup show #462)

The Galaxy S10 Plus has been in use for more than 10 days so we share more thoughts on using it. MWC is over and much has been revealed so we spent the show going through it all. Read More

Chrome and Firefox are borrowing from each other’s performance features

Chrome to get back/forward caching from Firefox, and Firefox to get unused tab unloading from Chrome. Read More

Here’s how to securely wipe your Android smartphone for resale

Got your eye on a new Android smartphone? Here’s how to wipe your existing smartphone so you can sell it or pass it on to a family member or friend without giving them all your data as well. Read More

YouTube to disable comments on videos featuring all minors

Upping efforts to protect young people on its platform. Read More

Why the One Device will never be a folding Android phone

Despite expensive early market examples from Samsung, Huawei and others, the mass-market convergence device of the future is unlikely to run an Android OS. Read More

Slider phone reborn: Fxtec Pro1 delivers Android 9 plus slide-out QWERTY keyboard

Mobile keyboard fans now have a new option in Fxtec’s Pro1 for the same price as the BlackBerry KEY2. Read More

Google Chrome bug used in the wild to collect user data via PDF files

Updated: Google is preparing a patch for late April 2019. Some of the suspicious PDF files exploiting this bug don’t appear to be malicious in nature. Read More

Microsoft Azure grows workloads, adoption as it closes AWS gap, RightScale survey says

The RightScale 2019 State of the Cloud Report from Flexera highlights how enterprises are spending more on cloud computing, but are getting concerned about optimizing their spending. Read More

Apple Music might be coming to Google Home speakers

As Apple continues to push its services, Apple Music is expanding to Google’s smart speakers. Read More