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2 min ago by Cosmin Vasile,  0 comments
Did your carrier deliver the fastest median download 5G data speed in the U.S. last quarter?

Ookla, of Speedtest fame, says that AT&T provided the fastest median 5G download data speeds in the U.S. during Q4. For the second consecutive year, AT&T delivered the fastest overall download data speeds in the states.

1 hour ago by Alan Friedman,  0 comments
Samsung Australia outs unannounced Phantom Green Galaxy S21 Plus

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3 hours ago by Anam Hamid,  3 comments
Motorola confirms plan to launch an affordable 5G flagship next week

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4 hours ago by Anam Hamid,  2 comments
Long lasting Android 11 bug not good for gamers

A bug that Google knew about even before the release of Android 11 remains a problem approximately five months later. This bug prevents certain popular game controllers from connecting to Pixels and other Android phones.

5 hours ago by Alan Friedman,  0 comments
updated Samsung wraps up its US Android 11 rollout for the Galaxy S20 FE

AT&T was the first US carrier to start the official Android 11-based One UI 3.0 update for Samsung's inexpensive Galaxy S20 FE 5G flagship, already followed by Verizon.

6 hours ago by Adrian Diaconescu,  1 comment
updated Samsung's rugged Galaxy Tab Active3 makes its US debut with an equally robust S Pen in tow

Priced at a fairly reasonable $490 and up in the US, the 8-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab Active3 is built like a tank, including a special ruggedized S Pen as standard.

6 hours ago by Adrian Diaconescu,  0 comments
Some AirPods Max units have a major bug making them very hard to use

Some users of the over-ear AirPods Max headphones are complaining about a bug that drains the battery on the accessory when it is placed inside its carrying case.

7 hours ago by Alan Friedman,  2 comments

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