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Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus renders show off Infinity O display and triple rear cameras

The Samsung Galaxy S10 and the Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus are expected to be announced at MWC 2019 in February. While the event is still some months away, the trickle of leaks of rumors began as early as May of this year with the first pieces of information being about the in-display fingerprint scanner. This...

Pokemon GO is finally getting player-vs-player battling

There have been augmented reality games released on Android in the past. From the same company who released Pokemon GO too, in fact, but it wasn't until Pokemon GO went live that people really began to see how such a game could impact society. Upon release, Pokemon GO changed the industry with millions of people upgrading to a...

Watch Qualcomm unveil the latest 5G Tech and Snapdragon Platforms for Mobile and PC

This week, Qualcomm is hosting an event in Hawaii to unveil their latest innovations in 5G connectivity as well as their latest Snapdragon platforms for mobile devices and PCs. At last year's Snapdragon Tech Summit, Qualcomm unveiled the Snapdragon 845 mobile platform, the Always on, Always Connected platform for PCs, and their plans to work with...

Flutter 1.0 Is Now Available: Stable Native Cross-Platform Development

The long awaited initial stable release of Google's Flutter framework has finally arrived. Today at the Flutter Live keynote, Google is announcing the release of Flutter 1.0, just 10 months after the initial beta was revealed. Developing cross-platform apps can be a mess of non-native code, so Google set out to attempt to solve this issue...

[Update: US too] Samsung Galaxy Note 9’s One UI beta (Android Pie) goes live in India and Germany

One UI is Samsung's rebranding of Samsung Experience 10, and is based on Android 9 Pie. One UI features a massive UI overhaul with an emphasis on ease-of-use, especially with a single hand and a system-wide dark theme. The One UI beta program from Samsung allows interested users to try out the new UX before it rolls...

Google Play’s Best of 2018 includes PUBG Mobile, Tik Tok, and more

We'll soon be heralding in the new year, and as is customary, companies are beginning to commit to their end of year practices. Be it the YouTube Rewind video we get every year or the Spotify yearly review, we'll soon be inundated with recaps of the past year. The Google Play Store is no different,...

Xiaomi’s POCO F1 nearly wins a blind smartphone camera comparison of 16 devices

Xiaomi's devices are known not just for their specifications, but also for their value for money factor. While the specifications may not always beat the competition, their aggressive pricing makes it very hard to not recommend the devices, especially to people on a tight budget. Such is also the case for the Xiaomi POCO F1...

OnePlus to host its 5th Anniversary Celebration in Mumbai on 12th December

OnePlus is turning 5 years old, and the company plans to host events in key locations to celebrate the occasion. The Chinese OEM had earlier announced a contest to allow members of the community to win a trip to UK for its 5th anniversary celebration. OnePlus will also be using the occasion to announce the...

OnePlus 6/6T get a Bluetooth earphone audio tuner in the latest update

OnePlus is starting to roll out updates to the OnePlus 6T and OnePlus 6 today. As OnePlus' newest smartphones, they have been getting a lot of attention lately. The last OxygenOS update for the 6T was a couple of weeks ago, as well as the last Open Beta for the OnePlus 6. Today, OxygenOS 9.0.7 and...

Popular Indian streaming service JioMusic renamed to JioSaavn, offers free 90-day Pro trial

Music streaming services are booming these days with more and more people becoming connected to the internet. The music industry blamed piracy on sinking profits when it was actually just people transitioning from a physical medium (CDs) to a digital world (MP3s and streaming). Saavn was founded back in 2006 as a completely different service (B2B),...

Google is expanding Pixel 3 eSIM support to more carriers around the world

eSIM is the latest and greatest iteration of the SIM card, in that it doesn't even have a physical form. Rather than putting a SIM card in your phone or watch, you can effectively store the SIM data on the device itself. Gone are the days of fumbling about with a tiny piece of plastic and...

5G Samsung Galaxy S10 essentially confirmed to launch on Verizon in H1 2019

One of the big things we will be seeing in 2019 is 5G smartphones. Verizon and Motorola announced a 5G Moto Mod, AT& is making plans for exclusives, OnePlus is slated to have a 5G phone, and, of course, the big one is the Samsung Galaxy S10. The Galaxy S10 model being referred to as...