Samsung strips a Galaxy S20 Ultra to show the periscope and Verizon's 5G antennas

Ever wondered what's inside the Galaxy S20 Ultra? Samsung takes one apart and records it for your viewing pleasure.

3 min ago by Daniel Petrov,  0 comments
An internet recovery option for iOS devices could be coming soon

The option to restore a MacOS system from the internet has been around for years, providing a helpful possibility for restoration of the operating system from Apple servers without the need of a macOS boot disk or recovery partition. Unfortunately, if your iPhone or iPad suddenly stopped working due to, for example, a faulty update, in order to restore the system, you need to connect the device to a Mac or a PC with iTunes.

35 min ago by Iskra Petrova,  0 comments
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Feb 20, 2020, 4:48 AM,  by PhoneArena,  1 comment
T-Mobile makes Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ users angry with Android 10 update delay

T-Mobile is the last major US carrier left to deliver official Android 10 updates for Samsung's Galaxy S9 and S9+, and even though said rollouts were supposed to start a few days ago, they're now "temporarily paused."

36 min ago by Adrian Diaconescu,  0 comments
Proper Galaxy S20 Ultra camera review and comparisons hang on Samsung's update

Looking for the first Galaxy S20 Ultra reviews? Most have been delayed waiting on Samsung to issue a grand camera software update.

1 hour ago by Daniel Petrov,  1 comment
DEAL Sony Xperia 10 Plus on sale at B&H for $280, save big!

If you're looking for a not so expensive Sony smartphone, the Xperia 10 Plus can be had for just $280.

1 hour ago by Cosmin Vasile,  0 comments
The latest NVIDIA SHIELD TV (2019) update adds new games, controller support, more

NVIDIA has just announced SHIELD Experience Upgrade 8.1.1 is now available for the 2019 SHIELD TV.

1 hour ago by Cosmin Vasile,  0 comments
Samsung's next tablet is a slightly downgraded Galaxy Tab S6

While the next Samsung flagship tablet is likely to be revealed along with the upcoming Galaxy Note, or around that time anyway, slightly less powerful slates might be introduced until then.

2 hours ago by Cosmin Vasile,  1 comment

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See how Surface Duo users will receive notifications without an external screen

A couple of tweets posted by a Twitter tipster contain video showing how Surface Duo users will be able to peek at the screen to find notifications, the time, and information about an incoming call.

yesterday, 11:43 PM by Alan Friedman,  3 comments
Over one billion iOS and Android devices affected by flaw in Wi-Fi chip

A vulnerability discovered by a security firm called Eset could allow attackers to decrypt important information sent over the air. Wi-Fi chips from Broadcom and Cypress were responsible.

yesterday, 8:42 PM by Alan Friedman,  6 comments
Google finds a new reason to move Pixel 4a and Pixel 5 production out of China

Google and Microsoft are moving the production of certain devices out of China; originally the U.S.-China trade war and the tariffs imposed by the Trump administration were the reason why. Now, it is because of the coronavirus.

yesterday, 5:03 PM by Alan Friedman,  3 comments
DEAL The world's most popular smartphone drops below $400 with a 90-day warranty

After being named the world's most popular smartphone in 2019, Apple's iPhone XR is on sale for just $389.99 in refurbished condition and no less than six color options with a 90-day warranty included.

yesterday, 4:16 PM by Adrian Diaconescu,  0 comments
poll No nonsense flagship: do you like the LG V60?

The LG V60 just dropped... would you buy that phone?

yesterday, 3:58 PM by Preslav Kateliev,  14 comments
Apple's interest in a new Wi-Fi standard reveals some things about Apple Glasses

Apple's interest in a super fast new Wi-Fi standard that works over short distances could provide a clue to whether Apple will force Glasses users to tether to a nearby iPhone.

yesterday, 2:32 PM by Alan Friedman,  1 comment
DEAL Expires in - 5d 20h The already affordable Fitbit Versa Lite is insanely cheap on eBay right now

The fitness-centric Fitbit Versa Lite smartwatch is on sale at a crazy low price of $72 from a top-rated eBay vendor in refurbished condition with a 90-day warranty included.

yesterday, 2:18 PM by Adrian Diaconescu,  0 comments
DEAL Save more than $500 on the unlocked Samsung Galaxy Note 9 at Amazon

Right now, Amazon is running a promotion on the Galaxy Note 9, so if you're looking for a good deal on a Samsung flagship, why not check this one out.

yesterday, 1:57 PM by Cosmin Vasile,  1 comment
GiffGaff Goodybags receive unlimited calls and texts, higher data caps

GiffGaff has updated its Goodybags SIM only plans with unlimited calls and texts. It has also incorporated higher data caps on the £20 and £25 plans, making them much more attractive options.

yesterday, 1:48 PM by Joshua Swingle,  0 comments
Verizon's unappealing Android TV set-top box is finally useful

Verizon confirmed Amazon Prime Video and Netflix are now available on its Android TV set-top box.

yesterday, 1:28 PM by Cosmin Vasile,  0 comments
Microsoft OneNote for Android major update adds several new features

After releasing the unified Office app on Android and iOS, the Redmond-based company is now making OneNote an even better app by adding a ton of new features.

yesterday, 12:38 PM by Cosmin Vasile,  2 comments
DEAL The Galaxy A80 is heavily discounted at Tesco Mobile right now

The Samsung Galaxy A80 is just £349 at Tesco Mobile right now, £230 less than the smartphone's recommended retail price. It features a rotating triple-camera system, a 6.7-inch AMOLED display, and 8GB of RAM.

yesterday, 12:24 PM by Joshua Swingle,  0 comments
DEAL T-Mobile to bring back the free MLB.TV offer in March

In 2020, just like in the previous years, T-Mobile will bring back the MLB.TV deal.

yesterday, 10:58 AM by Cosmin Vasile,  1 comment
featured LG V60 ThinQ goes official with massive battery, 5G support, 64MP camera

The LG V60 ThinQ has been announced with a massive 5,000mAh battery, 5G network support, and a triple-camera setup complete with a 64MP main sensor. It also boasts a headphone jack and Dual Screen support.

yesterday, 10:11 AM by Joshua Swingle,  47 comments
LG V60 ThinQ

The LG V60 ThinQ supports 5G thanks to the Snapdragon 865 chipset onboard and also comes with 8GB RAM and 128GB expandable storage. There are three cameras at the back, as well as a punch-hole selfie unit. The phone is powered by a 5000mAh battery and runs Android 10. The LG V60 will be available in the coming weeks from AT&T, T-Mobile, U.S. Cellular and Verizon.

yesterday, 9:36 AM
Every future smartphone should "steal" this stunning Samsung Galaxy S20 feature

I already demonstrated the staggering difference between 60Hz and 120Hz displays, which can be best seen in slo-mo video footage, and despite the fact that I expressed my totally subjective disdain for the Galaxy S20 Ultra's bland design, there's one feature that I am absolutely enamored with...

yesterday, 9:27 AM by Peter Kostadinov,  18 comments
Google wants to do business with Huawei, despite trade ban over 5G network worries

Huawei has been struggling to work with US companies for a couple of years already, because of the Trump administration imposed trade ban over allegations of espionage and unlawful access to data. However, we can see some brighter future on Huawei’s horizon.

yesterday, 9:21 AM by Iskra Petrova,  13 comments
T-Mobile just can't stop mocking Verizon (aka Verwhyzon) over its 5G shenanigans

Verizon is under fire again for misleading and overcharging its customers, as T-Mobile is hilariously rebranding its arch-rival from "verHIDEzon" to "Verwhyzon."

yesterday, 9:12 AM by Adrian Diaconescu,  11 comments
Apple could soon add another OLED display supplier, looks to ditch Samsung

Chinese display manufacturer BOE is gearing up to make OLED displays for iPhones, but Apple still hasn't given it the go ahead.

yesterday, 9:02 AM by Georgi Zarkov,  5 comments
Are Uber and Lyft actually contributing to pollution rather than reducing it?

Ride-hailing services such as Uber and Lyft are becoming more and more popular since Uber introduced this type of service back in 2010. It seemed that those services would help with environmental pollution due to the fact that they reduced the need for every single person to own a car. However, a study by the Union of Concerned Scientists shows that, unfortunately, the reality may not be what we would expect it to be.

yesterday, 8:46 AM by Iskra Petrova,  2 comments
DEAL Amazon has the unlocked LG Stylo 5 on sale at an irresistible price

The mid-range LG Stylo 5 can be a phenomenal alternative to the likes of the high-end Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and Note 10, especially at a crazy low price of $160 in an unlocked variant with no strings attached.

yesterday, 8:21 AM by Adrian Diaconescu,  0 comments
How to use the smart Samsung Galaxy S20, Plus and Ultra notification light

Did you know that 'coronavirus' in a notification can make your Galaxy S20 light up red? Samsung has equipped the Galaxy S20, Plus and Ultra with smart notification lighting.

yesterday, 8:19 AM by Daniel Petrov,  8 comments
Google further improves Gmail's security on all platforms

The most recent Google update introduces a brand-new technology that Google is still refining, which further improves malicious document detection.

yesterday, 8:06 AM by Cosmin Vasile,  2 comments
Honor Magic Earbuds: the latest AirPods clones come in teal

Honor Magic Earbuds are the latest AirPods clones and they're available in both white and a new teal color. As part of the package, buyers will receive access to a hybrid noise cancelation system.

yesterday, 7:04 AM by Joshua Swingle,  9 comments
DEAL Best Buy brings Samsung Galaxy Buds price down to a new all-time low

Hot on the heels of the Galaxy Buds+ announcement, the 2019-released Samsung Galaxy Buds are cheaper than ever in certified refurbished condition at Best Buy.

yesterday, 6:58 AM by Adrian Diaconescu,  0 comments
Apple Watch aims to save even more lives in the future

The Apple Watch can already save lives, but it's still growing and still learning

yesterday, 6:57 AM by Preslav Kateliev,  1 comment
Facebook will ban and remove ads promising cure for the coronavirus

Facebook will now ban ads promising a cure for the coronavirus, or ads that attempt to create a sense of urgency about the situation, which, as defined by a Facebook spokesperson, means implying of limited supply or other ways to urge people to buy coronavirus related products right away.

yesterday, 6:51 AM by Iskra Petrova,  0 comments
LG V60 leaks in the flesh and what is up with those cameras?

The LG V60 ThinQ has leaked in the flesh, raising questions about its camera setup

yesterday, 6:09 AM by Preslav Kateliev,  9 comments
Super-fast charger technology to be used by Apple and other tech giants

Tech companies are trying harder to achieve faster charging speeds in order to satisfy customers’ growing demands. Now, we are receiving interesting news that big companies such as Huawei, OPPO, Samsung and Apple will go for a new charger technology, using gallium nitride, called GaN technology, for their chargers.

yesterday, 6:04 AM by Iskra Petrova,  10 comments
German people value their private data more than Americans

How much money would you want Facebook to pay you for sharing your data? A recent study by the US-based Technology Policy Institute looked into six countries - the United States, Germany, Mexico, Brazil, Columbia and Argentina, in order to determine how much personal privacy is worth to their citizens, reports Reuters.

yesterday, 5:37 AM by Iskra Petrova,  3 comments
How to quickly take a selfie with the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip

Here's how to quickly and effortlessly take a selfie with the Galaxy Z Flip!

yesterday, 5:22 AM by Peter Kostadinov,  2 comments
The best Samung Galaxy S20, Plus and Ultra glass and film screen protectors

Check out the best Samsung Galaxy S20, Plus or Ultra glass and plastic screen protectors that you can buy right now to supplement Samsung's official pre-installed protection.

yesterday, 5:11 AM by Daniel Petrov,  1 comment
Samsung already improving the Galaxy S20 Ultra camera

The Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra is not on store shelves yet and it's already getting better

yesterday, 5:02 AM by Preslav Kateliev,  8 comments
5 phones with the worst names of the past year

Smartphone names are getting increasingly complicated but some manufacturers are especially bad at coming up with good names. Here are the worst offenders of the last 12 months.

yesterday, 4:52 AM by Georgi Zarkov,  6 comments
Honor 9X Pro hands-on: great design, better specs

The Honor 9X Pro has been announced as the company's latest budget smartphone. It retails at €249 and features a 6.6-inch display paired with an all-screen design, a triple-camera setup, and the new App Gallery.

yesterday, 4:51 AM by Joshua Swingle,  3 comments
Here are all the Snapdragon 865 smartphones that are coming soon

Qualcomm has revealed some of the upcoming smartphones that will have its flagship chip, the Snapdragon 865.

yesterday, 4:01 AM by Georgi Zarkov,  5 comments
Three intriguing unannounced Motorola phones get a new round of rumored specs

The high-end Motorola Edge Plus is most likely right around the corner, alongside an aptly named Motorola One Mid handset with respectable specs and a low to mid-end Moto G8 Power Lite.

yesterday, 3:48 AM by Adrian Diaconescu,  2 comments
Star Wars director says Apple doesn’t allow bad guys to use iPhones

Apple's care for its public image goes to greater extents than we realized, director Rian Johnson reveals in a new YouTube video.

yesterday, 2:08 AM by Georgi Zarkov,  5 comments
Can you guess which smartphone was the most popular worldwide for 2019?

According to research firm Omdia, the Apple iPhone XR was the most popular smartphone worldwide last year with 46.3 million units shipped. The iPhone 8 was the most popular in 2018.

2 days ago, 11:14 PM by Alan Friedman,  55 comments
Moto G Stylus stars in new television ad

Motorola has released an ad for the Moto G Stylus, a new low priced model that will cost $300 and features a stylus. It also has a quad-camera system which includes a ToF sensor.

2 days ago, 8:16 PM by Alan Friedman,  4 comments
Come watch the official new product video for the Sony Xperia 1 II flagship

Sony has released a new product video for its new flagship model the Xperia 1 II which is pronounced the Xperia One Mark Two. The phone has a 4K display and camera technology inspired by Sony's professional cameras.

2 days ago, 5:46 PM by Alan Friedman,  11 comments
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