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Samsung Galaxy Fold: The Interesting Things

The Samsung Galaxy Fold has had an eventful week, to say the least. Pre-orders finally opened up and Samsung allowed reviewers to actually touch the device for the first time....
April 20, 2019 11:30 AM

The maker of the dual-screen YotaPhone goes bankrupt

Before the likes of Samsung could put two displays onto one single smartphone, Russian company Yota attempted to do the same as far back as December 2012 with the release...
April 20, 2019 1:52 AM

WhatsApp beta is working on animated stickers, replaces official emoji

Thanks to the advent of smartphones, WhatsApp‘s success only keeps growing by leaps and bounds. While there are uncountable alternatives out there, they’ve managed to seize the market by offering...
April 19, 2019 11:30 PM

Amazon and Google announce free Amazon Music and YouTube Music streaming for Alexa and Google Home devices respectively

Amazon and Google are feeling friendly this week. Just days after finally settling their streaming device feud, the companies are offering free versions of their music services for smart speakers....
April 19, 2019 2:42 PM

BlackBerry Messenger for consumers shuts down May 31, but an enterprise version is now free for 1 year

There was a time in history when BlackBerry was considered one of the most innovative technology brands. Unmatched security and reliability were the key factors of BlackBerry’s success. I’m sure...
April 19, 2019 11:30 AM

Xiaomi.EU on the Xiaomi Mi 9 fixes everything wrong with MIUI

While the Xiaomi Mi 9 is an absolutely stellar device, much of its issues arise in software. Advertisements, bloatware, bugs, it’s all software. As I pointed out in my review...
April 19, 2019 10:57 AM

LG G8 ThinQ vs Samsung Galaxy S10+: Putting two 2019 flagships head-to-head

LG and Samsung are no strangers to competition. The two Korean tech giants have been battling it out for years. However, Samsung has really started to pull away when it...
April 19, 2019 10:30 AM

MIUI 9.4.16 adds a floating calculator on most Xiaomi devices

Xiaomi’s MIUI undergoes constant and rigorous development which is independent of the evolution of Android. Besides major changes like the two-column Recents menu or the slowly-sprouting Digital Wellbeing clone, the...
April 19, 2019 9:47 AM

Huawei Mate 20 Pro and Mate 20 X (AL00) are receiving the stable EMUI 9.1 update

Huawei was recruiting beta testers for the EMUI 9.1 update for the Huawei Mate 20, Huawei Mate 20 Pro, Huawei Mate 20 X, and Huawei Mate 20 RS. The beta...
April 19, 2019 9:30 AM

Become an Expert Python Developer with 70 Hours of Training for $34

According to a recent survey by StackOverflow, Python is the fastest growing programming language today. It comes as little surprise: Python is easy to learn, extremely versatile, and used a...
April 19, 2019 9:16 AM

Battery Notch Indicator is another app to show the battery level on notched phones like the Huawei P30 Pro

Battery Notch Indicators are all the rage these days, as users have begun to proudly utilize the area around the notch instead of hiding it. However, since different OEMs have...
April 19, 2019 7:46 AM

Facebook “unintentionally” uploaded 1.5 million users’ email contacts without their consent, left millions of Instagram users’ passwords unsecured

Ever since the world’s biggest social media company, Facebook, had its reputation blown up by the Cambridge Analytica data harvesting scandal, it has been promising to avoid similar incidences. While...
April 19, 2019 7:23 AM