Are gimmicks the future of phones? As smart phones take over the world, a fistful of new phones have turned to quirky new features to stand out from the crowd.
We take a look at, the , and . With even Apple's and its fingerprint sensor getting in on the gimmick action, it seems 2014 could be the year of unique and interesting devices.
Which is great -- but the spectre of the gimmicky, Nokia N-Gage and their ilk lurk in the shadows...
In other news, thein a legal scrap between Nokia and HTC, and to distract from .
And we answer your questions about gadgets new and old: what's the best way to update your gaming PC? Is it worth sticking with an old phone? And why are there never as many Maltesers as you expect?
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