Apple to skip USB-C on iPhone 12/Pro 5G before going portless next year

Apple is reportedly planning to skip USB-C one again in favor of Lightning on the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro. It could be the final year of Lightning iPhones, though, because Apple is preparing to go portless in 2021.

24 min ago by Joshua Swingle,  0 comments
The LG Stylo 6 is 'coming soon' to T-Mobile at a slightly excessive price

Recently released on Boost Mobile, the mid-range LG Stylo 6 has surfaced on T-Mobile's official website with no advance notice, actually launching "soon" on the nation's third-largest carrier at a price of $252.

51 min ago by Adrian Diaconescu,  1 comment
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May 20, 2020, 9:05 AM,  by Ting Mobile,  0 comments
Apple's complete shift to OLED displays tasked to LG and the iPhone 12 Max

Can you guess how many iPhone 12 Max units Apple plans to sell after launch?

2 hours ago by Daniel Petrov,  2 comments
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+ 5G is drawing near with a huge battery in tow

The gargantuan 12.4-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+ with 5G will get a fittingly massive battery with a capacity of around 10,000mAh, according to a recent certification that also suggests the release is near.

2 hours ago by Adrian Diaconescu,  2 comments
featured In search of the perfect compact phone: Samsung Galaxy S10e

Is there any hope left for compact phones?

2 hours ago by Mariyan Slavov,  3 comments
DEAL Expires in - 18h 32min Amazon is back with another massive sale on popular Anker charging accessories

Amazon's killer one-day-only deals are back after a pandemic-caused hiatus, and if you hurry, you can get one of no less than ten popular Anker charging accessories at a substantial discount.

3 hours ago by Adrian Diaconescu,  0 comments
Samsung's new Exynos 880 chipset is the company's latest mid-range 5G chip

Samsung has introduced its new mid-range chip, the Exynos 880 mobile processor. The chip carries an integrated 5G modem that supports sub-6GHz 5G signals and delivers zippy download data speeds.

4 hours ago by Alan Friedman,  0 comments

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A future Samsung Galaxy Fold might be waterproof, according to a patent

We keep hearing rumors about Samsung’s upcoming second generation foldable smartphone, the Galaxy Fold 2, which we have already heard can even come in a more affordable variant as the Galaxy Fold 2 Lite. A patent, submitted by the South-Korea-based tech giant that suggests that Samsung may be working on a foldable with waterproof protection.

4 hours ago by Iskra Petrova,  0 comments
The ancient OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T get modern Android 10 goodies

Originally released all the way back in 2017, the Snapdragon 835-powered OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T are already receiving their official OTA Android 10 updates.

5 hours ago by Adrian Diaconescu,  4 comments
Google tests useful Search related feature for Android YouTube app

Google is testing a feature for the Android version of the YouTube app that shows a relevant Google Search result when the user searches for a subject matter on YouTube.

yesterday, 11:07 PM by Alan Friedman,  0 comments
Some iOS users were sent the same updates twice within days

Some iOS users noticed that apps that were just updated the other day were in the queue to be updated again. This might have been related to a bug that prevented some iOS users from opening their apps.

yesterday, 8:45 PM by Alan Friedman,  1 comment
Huawei announces a breakthrough in 5G antenna design

Huawei has announced a breakthrough in antenna design for 5G networks called CableFree. This makes it easier to manufacture antennas that have exceptional high-band coverage.

yesterday, 5:28 PM by Alan Friedman,  8 comments
15 best open world games with great graphics for Android and iOS

Open-world games provide hours of entertainment and the freedom to do whatever you want. We've gathered the 15 best open-world games that look amazing as well. Check them out inside!

yesterday, 3:36 PM by Georgi Zarkov,  2 comments
DEAL The crazy popular Samsung Galaxy A51 is on sale at a hefty discount in a US unlocked variant

Normally priced at $400, the unlocked Samsung Galaxy A51 is on sale for less than $300 right now on Amazon, considerably undercutting Apple's second-gen iPhone SE.

yesterday, 3:28 PM by Adrian Diaconescu,  1 comment
The stock iOS calculator has several tricks up its sleeve

Even though the stock iOS app doesn't have a back button, there is a secret to fixing an incorrect number. The iOS calculator also has other tricks up its sleeve that you can use.

yesterday, 2:23 PM by Alan Friedman,  2 comments
Motorola Razr 2 will likely offer improvements across the board

Per a new report, the phone will get a new chipset, 5G connectivity, more storage, better cameras, and a bigger battery.

yesterday, 10:56 AM by Anam Hamid,  6 comments
Best budget and affordable phones in 2020: a buyer's guide

What are the best affordable phones that you can buy in late 2018? We look at the cheap, affordable, yet good phones that are available right now...

yesterday, 10:40 AM by Victor Hristov, Georgi Zarkov,  128 comments
Request early access to transfer content from Google Play Music to YouTube Music

For the moment, the ability to transfer Play Music libraries to YouTube Music is only available to early adopters with either Android or iOS devices.

yesterday, 10:09 AM by Cosmin Vasile,  3 comments
Microsoft is investigating Surface Earbuds' hissing/stuttering issue

Some users claim that a persistent hissing/popping sound could be heard when using the buds.

yesterday, 9:41 AM by Anam Hamid,  3 comments
Future AirPods to incorporate new sensors that may enable key health features

Future AirPods and AirPods Pro will reportedly incorporate ambient light sensors that may enable key health features including heart rate monitoring and blood oxygen monitoring. The upgrades are expecting within the next 1-2 years.

yesterday, 9:40 AM by Joshua Swingle,  9 comments
LG V35 ThinQ Android 10 update rolling out in the US

LG V40 ThinQ, LG V50 ThinQ and LG G7 ThinQ are the first to have been updated to Android 10 in the US, but starting this week, another LG smartphone is eligible for the update, the V35 ThinQ.

yesterday, 9:15 AM by Cosmin Vasile,  2 comments
Samsung brings three new accessibility features to Bixby Vision

Accessibility features like Quick Reader, Scene Describer, and Color Detector have been specifically designed to help individual with visual impairments make better use of their Galaxy devices.

yesterday, 8:42 AM by Cosmin Vasile,  0 comments
T-Mobile future-proofs its OnePlus 8 5G with new software update

T-Mobile's well-reviewed OnePlus 8 5G is receiving a software update enabling among others 5G support on a couple of additional bands where the "Un-carrier" hasn't even started to provide a 5G signal yet.

yesterday, 8:41 AM by Adrian Diaconescu,  0 comments
Report says Surface Duo will offer seamless stylus support

Microsoft apparently wants the Surface Pen to provide a natural user experience.

yesterday, 8:23 AM by Anam Hamid,  4 comments
HTC's first 5G smartphone could arrive as early as July

New information coming from reliable sources suggests HTC plans to gain an advantage over the competition by launching its 5G smartphone in Taiwan as early as July.

yesterday, 8:14 AM by Cosmin Vasile,  4 comments
The best Apple iPhone SE 2020 cases and screen protectors

Check out some of the best thin, clear, leather or rugged cases and screen protectors you can get right now for your new Apple iPhone SE 2020.

yesterday, 8:04 AM by Daniel Petrov,  3 comments
DEAL Еxpired Microsoft's sleek and slim Surface Pro X tablet is on sale at up to a $450 discount for a limited time

Microsoft's incredibly versatile, razor-thin, and relatively powerful Surface Pro X tablet with full Windows 10 support is on sale on Amazon at massive discounts reaching as high as 450 bucks.

yesterday, 7:27 AM by Adrian Diaconescu,  1 comment
DEAL Microsoft has Samsung's unlocked Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+ on sale at up to a $400 discount

Normally priced at $1,200, the unlocked 512GB Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ is on sale at Microsoft right now for just $800. Meanwhile, the "regular" Note 10 goes for $700 instead of a $950 MSRP.

yesterday, 5:53 AM by Adrian Diaconescu,  1 comment
The best Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 feature will finally be enabled soon... in one country

The Apple Watch-rivaling ECG sensor on the Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 will be activated at some point during the third quarter... in South Korea only.

yesterday, 4:33 AM by Adrian Diaconescu,  2 comments
DEAL That's more like it: Samsung's overpriced Galaxy S10 Lite scores a cool nationwide discount

Originally priced at an arguably excessive $650, the unlocked Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite is now on sale for just $450 from the manufacturer's official US e-store, as well as Amazon and Best Buy.

yesterday, 2:40 AM by Adrian Diaconescu,  1 comment
featured Sony Xperia 1 II 5G release date confirmed, pre-order one for $1,200

Sony officially announced that the Xperia 1 II will start shipping on July 24th. Pre-orders begin June 1 and those who reserve a unit before June 28th receive a free pair of $230 noise-canceling earbuds.

2 days ago, 9:54 PM by Alan Friedman,  33 comments
Huawei wants to lock in memory chip supply; Britain could remove Huawei's gear from 5G networks

Britain has decided not change its mind and will remove Huawei networking equipment from its 5G and older networks because the company is considered a national security threat.

2 days ago, 7:29 PM by Alan Friedman,  21 comments
One report suggests that the Samsung Galaxy Note20+ 5G could have a 7-inch screen

While most expect a 6.9-inch display for the Samsung Galaxy Note20+, one report features dimensions that if true, hint that the premium Galaxy Note model will sport a 7-inch display.

2 days ago, 4:52 PM by Alan Friedman,  13 comments
  popular Leaked Samsung Galaxy Note 20+ 5G renders reveal sleek design, updated camera bump

The Samsung Galaxy Note 20+ has leaked out entirely revealing a sleek new design complete with an updated camera bump that houses four sensors and some other components. The S Pen is still included and the 3.5mm headphone jack is still gone.

2 days ago, 3:51 PM by Joshua Swingle,  47 comments
LG Stylo 6 vs. Stylo 5: Specs comparison

The LG Stylo 6 brings many changes compared to the Stylo 5, in terms of both design and features.

2 days ago, 2:25 PM by Florin Troaca,  2 comments
Besides Google, these two stores have the Google Pixel Buds in stock

The Google Pixel Buds are available from the Google Play Store and are back in stock. But the ear-worn device is also in stock and can be ordered online from Walmart and ABT with free shipping.

2 days ago, 1:57 PM by Alan Friedman,  0 comments
The Google Pixel 5 midrange 5G chipset may be Qualcomm's new Snapdragon 768G

We pit the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 768G specs and features against the current Snapdragon 765G midrange 5G chipset, and come away impressed that it may end up in the Google Pixel 5..

2 days ago, 9:50 AM by Daniel Petrov,  11 comments
Verizon is in hot water over its misleading 5G commercials following AT&T complaint

AT&T has a lot of nerve to call Verizon's 5G commercials misleading after its own 5G Evolution shenanigans, but the National Advertising Division does agree with the nation's second-largest carrier.

2 days ago, 9:46 AM by Adrian Diaconescu,  10 comments
featured Newest iPhone 12/Pro 5G leak details upgraded OLED displays

The newest iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro leak has detailed their new OLED displays, including the resolutions that are planned and who will supply each panel. Other features were also mentioned.

2 days ago, 9:45 AM by Joshua Swingle,  22 comments
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