DEAL Verizon has the AirPods Pro on sale for $219.99

The Apple AirPods Pro is on sale at Verizon for $219.99. That is a $30 or 12% discount on Apple's best wireless Bluetooth in-ear earphones. The deal is for a limited time only.

1 hour ago by Alan Friedman,  1 comment
It's that time of the month; Google releases July Android Security Update

Google released the July Android Security Update today with no functional patches for the 2017-2019 Pixel handsets. The update patches seven bugs ranging from high to critical.

4 hours ago by Alan Friedman,  0 comments
Multiple sources warn Pixel 5 leaks are a ruse, device still in the planning phase

It looks like Google just doesn't know what to do about Pixel 4's successor.

4 hours ago by Anam Hamid,  2 comments
DEAL Save up to $500 on the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max at Best Buy

For a limited time, Best Buy customers can save up to $500 on the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max.

4 hours ago by Cosmin Vasile,  0 comments
Google Docs, Slides and Sheets finally getting dark mode on Android

Google is now rolling out dark mode to the Docs, Slides and Sheets app on Android.

5 hours ago by Cosmin Vasile,  0 comments
Google makes Gmail work with iPad multitasking

Google announced today that all Gmail accounts – G Suite and personal, can now make use of the multitasking feature with Gmail and other iOS applications.

6 hours ago by Cosmin Vasile,  0 comments
OnePlus Nord launch date has just been revealed

The launch date was revealed by Amazon India, as the retailer plans to hold a special AR presentation before the OnePlus Nord is made available on the country.

6 hours ago by Cosmin Vasile,  3 comments
Recent iOS updates have a nasty side effect

Complaints from Apple iPhone users after iOS 13.5 and iOS 13.5.1 were disseminated reveal that the updates are draining the batteries after the installation of the software.

7 hours ago by Alan Friedman,  7 comments

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OnePlus Nord to feature a camera tech usually reserved for flagships

According to a new leak, the OnePlus Nord will offer Optical Image Stabilisation (OIS).

8 hours ago by Anam Hamid,  7 comments
featured This could be what the 5G Google Pixel 5 looks like

Alleged renders of the 5G Google Pixel 5 have leaked. They reveal a familiar design characterized by a square camera bump on the rear and a punch-hole display up front.

9 hours ago by Joshua Swingle,  12 comments
Galaxy Note 20 will likely be released on August 21

The South Korean media apparently managed to get its hands on the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 release date.

10 hours ago by Anam Hamid,  4 comments
Android VS iPhone power users – here's why we made our choice

Android and iOS power users share what they like about their respective operating system of choice.

11 hours ago by Radoslav Minkov, Preslav Kateliev,  19 comments
updated Best, lightest, and most awesome Android launchers

We explore the best and most lightweight launchers available for Android in 2020. Which is the most lightweight Android launcher? Let's explore.

12 hours ago by Peter Kostadinov,  106 comments
Xiaomi Mi Band 5 may arrive in the US as Amazfit Band 5

The colorful and relatively stylish fitness band sports a large 1.1-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 294 x 126 pixels, a built-in heart rate monitor, sleep tracking functionality, a waterproof design, and up to 14 days of battery life.

12 hours ago by Mariyan Slavov,  0 comments
Huawei’s next foldable may be called Mate V

On July 3, 2020, Huawei Technologies filed a trademark at the EUIPO (European Union Intellectual Property Office) for the brand name Mate V.

15 hours ago by Mariyan Slavov,  0 comments
  popular Google removed these apps from the Play Store, now you should delete them from your phone

Another batch of apps containing malware was removed from the Play Store. The apps were trying to steal Facebook account data, similarly to previous ones.

15 hours ago by Georgi Zarkov,  6 comments
DEAL Fossil Gen 5 Garret powered by Wear OS is heavily discounted on Amazon

You can save around 40% ($115) if you buy the Fossil Gen 5 Garrett from Amazon, a least at the time of the writing.

15 hours ago by Cosmin Vasile,  1 comment
DEAL Sony's WF-1000XM3 excellent earbuds drop to lowest price to date

Sony WF-1000XM3 earphones seem to be among the best on the market in this price range, but they make an even better deal now that they're heavily discounted.

17 hours ago by Cosmin Vasile,  0 comments
More Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 specs and price details leak out, release date may be pushed

The unpleasant Galaxy Fold 2 pricing gets confirmed once more, and coronavirus-induced production delays are tipped.

17 hours ago by Daniel Petrov,  1 comment
OnePlus patches security vulnerability exposing the personal info of some US customers

A third-party system used for invoicing repairs of OnePlus devices is to blame for the latest security issue, but there's no damage done.

17 hours ago by Georgi Zarkov,  4 comments
A high-tech glove paired with a smartphone can translate sign-language

The system could be used to teach more people sign language and help bridge the gap between those with hearing impairments and non-sign language users.

17 hours ago by Mariyan Slavov,  2 comments
The Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 support pages are up, tipping an earlier release date

Samsung probably won't wait for its August 5th Unpacked 2020 event to announce the wearable, despite that this is the date it shows on the leaked press renders.

18 hours ago by Daniel Petrov,  4 comments
LG Stylo 6 Review

The latest entry in LG’s budget Stylo line continues the company’s streak of unassuming but serviceable entry-level smartphones. As one of the only handsets to include a stylus outside of the Samsung Galaxy Note series, the Stylo 6 brings a particular niche to the budget realm in a reasonably attractive package.

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18 hours ago by Eugene Jeong,  3 comments
LinkedIn, Reddit, Google News and other apps caught spying on iPhone users' clipboards

Besides TikTok, the new notification feature in iOS 14 that catches clipboard snoopers red-handed has found that other apps like LinkedIn and Reddit also copied an iPhone user's clipboard.

yesterday, 11:47 PM by Alan Friedman,  1 comment
France won't ban Huawei gear from its 5G networks but will ask carriers not to install it

The head of France's cybersecurity agency says that the while the country won't ban Huawei networking equipment from its carrier's 5G networks, it is suggesting that wireless firms refrain from using the gear.

yesterday, 8:13 PM by Alan Friedman,  1 comment
TSMC crushes Samsung in Q2 chip production as more 5G demand beckons

TSMC's second quarter global foundry market share of 51% swamped Samsung Foundry's second place share of 18.8%. The company doesn't appear to be hurt by the U.S. ban on the shipment of certain chips to Huawei.

yesterday, 5:43 PM by Alan Friedman,  3 comments
Waze has hidden a secret Mood emoticon; here's how you can get it to appear on your phone

Waze has added new Mood emoticons that show other members of the app's community what your mood is at the exact moment. There is also a hidden emoticon that you can enable.

yesterday, 1:30 PM by Alan Friedman,  0 comments
The iPhone 12 is all it would take for Apple to crush Samsung's 5G dominance dreams: report

Per a new report, Apple will become the second most popular 5G vendor in H2 2020.

yesterday, 12:35 PM by Anam Hamid,  41 comments
This could be the first Samsung Galaxy smartphone to pack a 6,800mAh battery

It looks like the the Samsung Galaxy M41 is very much on the cards and recent listings indicate it will feature a gigantic battery.

yesterday, 8:27 AM by Anam Hamid,  14 comments
In months, Britain will reportedly start to remove Huawei parts from its 5G networks

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who earlier this year announced that Britain would be using Huawei gear for up to 35% of non-care parts for its 5G network, is changing his mind.

yesterday, 12:12 AM by Alan Friedman,  1 comment
Five countries want Apple to pay consumers more money to settle #Batterygate

Five countries want Apple to pay consumers to make up for the #batterygate "scandal" of 2017. Apple included a secret file in iOS 10.2.1 that allowed it to remotely throttle the CPU powering certain iPhone models.

3 days ago, 6:29 PM by Alan Friedman,  2 comments
Apple's mobility data helps oil traders spill red ink

Oil traders who were counting on turning a profit in the market using Apple's mobility data were disappointed when they discovered that there was not a strong correlation between the data and demand for gasoline.

3 days ago, 2:16 PM by Alan Friedman,  4 comments
DEAL Best 4th of July sales 2020

The 4th of July is closing fast and we’re up for a long weekend of fun, family gatherings, and fireworks, of course. This time of the year, however, also brings another great opportunity to get that iPhone 11 Pro Max, you’ve been dreaming about and at a great price, too.

3 days ago, 11:59 AM by Mariyan Slavov,  0 comments
Nokia 8.3 5G gets listed by a retailer once again but it's definitely not coming soon

UK retailer Clove has now listed the Nokia 8.3 5G.

3 days ago, 9:58 AM by Anam Hamid,  3 comments
Here is why the OnePlus Nord is not coming to the US

OnePlus believes it should prioritize the markets where its performing well for now.

3 days ago, 8:33 AM by Anam Hamid,  16 comments
How to take photos of fireworks with a smartphone camera (iPhone and Android tutorial)

New Year's Eve is nearing, which means a few things: lots of fun, lots of food, and lots of fireworks! Here's how to take photos of fireworks with your smartphone, whether it's an iPhone or an Android smartphone...

3 days ago, 5:53 AM by Nick Todorov,  33 comments
Happy Independence Day 2020!

Ever since 1776, United States citizens have celebrated the high values of Freedom and Independence on July 4. Liberty has shaped the strong American spirit through the centuries, transforming it into a powerful source for good and prosperity. This July 4, let us be more united than ever in walking the path to a better future for everyone.

3 days ago, 4:42 AM by PhoneArena Team,  6 comments
Apple tries to get users ready to accept the lack of a charger in the 5G iPhone 12 boxes

Apple is sending out a survey to iPhone subscribers asking what they do with their chargers after they upgrade to a new iPhone; Apple is considering not including a charging brick with the 2020 phones.

3 days ago, 9:30 PM by Alan Friedman,  53 comments
Microsoft's Panay shows off the dual-screened Surface Duo in a new picture

A new photo of Microsoft's Chief Product Officer Panos Panay shows the executive holding his Surface Duo dual-screened phone. The device is protected by a rubber case.

4 days ago, 2:27 PM by Alan Friedman,  11 comments
DEAL Unlocked Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL are more than half off on Amazon

Amazon is running a big promotion on some of Google's flagships, the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL.

4 days ago, 12:12 PM by Cosmin Vasile,  4 comments
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