Samsung's new chip factory will help it compete with TSMC
Samsung has started construction on a new factory in South Korea that will produce 5nm chips by late next year. Samsung will use EUV to mark up the wafers more precisely for higher yields.
T-Mobile gives free unlimited 5G service to first responders
T-Mobile announced today that it will provide free unlimited 5G service to first responders under its Connecting Heroes Initiative.This will cover state & local fire, police, and EMS agencies.
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The 5G Google Pixel 5 might be delayed too
The Google Pixel 5 and Pixel 5 XL might be delayed too, according to tipster Jon Prosser. A new launch timeline was not provided, but the unveiling could happen in early November ahead of a release later in the month.
Apple Glass production will reportedly kick off in the first half of 2021
Apple's partners are apparently going to commence small-volume production of the wearable in the first half of 2021.
featured updated Here's when the Google Pixel 4a will reportedly be announced & released
The Google Pixel 4a will reportedly be announced on July 13th and released in Just Black and Barely Blue colors. There is no word on the release date yet, but the device is apparently ready to ship.
The Galaxy S20 trio made up 94 percent of 5G sales in the US in Q1 2020
The Galaxy S20 Plus proved to be the most popular model, making up 40 percent of total shipments.
Here's how the first gimbal phone camera works on the Vivo X50 Pro
Take a look at how Vivo created the gimbal-style image stabilization of the giant X50 Pro camera.
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Do you prefer to capture a moment in a single shot, or are videos a better way to capture memories in your view? Tell us in the poll inside!
Facebook Messenger will battle scams with pop-up warnings
The social network uses advanced machine learning algorithms to identify scammers.
Verizon’s 5G network gets 5G upload speeds, too, to every YouTuber's delight
Check out Verizon's new 5G network upload speeds, as the carrier moves away from 4G LTE uploads.
T-Mobile boasts gigabit milestone paving the way for wide-scale high-speed 5G service
T-Mobile has managed to break the 1Gbps download speed barrier in NYC using solely Sprint's mid-band 5G spectrum, which means the "Un-carrier" might be able to deliver a blazing fast signal for the masses pretty soon.
Apple calls on three suppliers for iPhone 12/Pro 5G camera modules
Apple has reportedly called on LG, Sharp, and O-film Tech to supply the camera modules for the iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Max, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPhone 12 Pro Max. Production should start in July ahead of the iPhone 12 release in October.
Best iPhone SE (2020) battery cases
The iPhone SE 2020 has received praise for its flagship-grade processor and affordable price, but it has one disadvantage - smaller battery. These iPhone SE 2020 battery cases may help with that. Check them out!
Some AT&T users report slow internet connection
More than 2000 reports have been logged with 91% related to internet connectivity.
OnePlus Warp Charge 30 wireless charger test: How fast is it? Can you charge other phones with it?
We test the OnePlus Warp 30 wireless charger with a OnePlus 8 Pro and an iPhone 11 Pro. Great results... in one of the cases
The jig is up for AT&T's 5G Evolution trickery... kind of
While AT&T will stop promoting its 5G Evolution network as per the recommendation of the National Advertising Review Board, the 5G E icon on many 4G LTE-only phones is not going anywhere just yet.
New beta update for WhatsApp for iOS adds QR code support
A new update for the popular messaging app has been released for beta users on iOS. The new update features the long-awaited by many QR support option, and it’s also reportedly going to come to Android users soon.
Samsung Global Goals app helps Galaxy users make the world better
In a partnership with the United Nations Development Programme, Samsung wants to empower its users to help make the world a better place.
Motorola Razr 2 may launch in September
Good news for all Razr fans out there!
OnePlus, Xiaomi and others band together to make file transferring more user-friendly
Putting rivalry aside, the smartphone giants want to make cross-device file transferring easier for the end consumer.
Google Podcasts now supports CarPlay for safe driving entertainment
iPhone users can now enjoy their favorite podcasts on the go with CarPlay.
Verizon's 5G network will get a surprise gift with the Android 11 update
With all the controversy around AT&T's '5GE' phone icon, Google will pleasantly surprise mmWave 5G networks like Verizon's in Android 11.
Instagram tightens rules for use of copyrighted music in videos
Instagram encourages people to use Facebook's Sound Collection, which includes thousands of copyright-free tracks available to use in videos.
Samsung introduces Galaxy S20 Tactical Edition for defence operations
Samsung is certain that the Galaxy S20 and its multi-layer mobile security are ready to be used in the field.
Samsung will most likely hold an online Unpacked event for the announcement of the Galaxy Note 20
As we are getting closer to the announcement of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 20 on Samsung’s usual second Unpacked event, we receive more confirmation that the event is most likely going to be held online for the first time, due to the global pandemic.
YouTube tries to be your mom with a new bedtime reminder
The new feature works much like an alarm - you can set a time and it will activate, telling you to stop watching videos and go to bed.
Some carriers are taking advantage of laid off customers during the pandemic
FCC Chairman Ajit Pai testified today before the House Energy and Commerce Committee and said that the regulatory agency has received over 2,200 complaints from consumers stating that a particular carrier isn't following the Keep Americans Connected Pledge.
OnePlus 8T McLaren Edition will probably not be happening
McLaren no longer lists OnePlus as a partner for its F1 season.
Apple and Google's coronavirus-tracing technology is ready
Their Exposure Notifications technology is now available to public health agencies.
Senate Minority Leader and two others have questions about TSMC's $12 billion U.S. chip plant
Three Senate Democrats are questioning the Defense and Commerce Secretaries seeking more transparency about the deal announced last week that will allow TSMC to build a cutting-edge factory in Arizona.
Face mask wearing iPhone users rejoice! The iOS 13.5 update is here
Apple has released iOS 13.5 today which includes a feature that allows an iPhone to quickly bypass Face ID and open the passcode page when someone is wearing a face mask.
Twitter testing feature that allows you to limit who can reply to Tweets
Twitter has begun publicly testing a Conversation Participants feature that allows users to limit who can reply to their Tweets. People can allow everybody to reply, on the people they follow, or only the people mentioned in the Tweet.
updated Unlocked Sony Xperia 1 II with 5G support goes up for pre-order in the US at an exorbitant price
The 5G-enabled Sony Xperia 1 II is up for pre-order in the US at long last in exchange for $1,198 in a GSM unlocked variant packing 8 gigs of RAM and 256 gigs of storage space.
Update to Google Duo allows users to be reachable by email
Version 87 of Google Duo is coming and it includes a new feature that allows users to be reachable by email if they don't want to give out their phone number. The update also features Kids Mode and some new filters.
Verizon's 4G speeds often faster than T-Mobile's 5G network, and signal is stronger
Check out the 2020 Verizon vs AT&T vs T-Mobile and Sprint 5G and 4G network speeds report, and marvel how, for all the triple-layer 5G cakes, Verizon's speeds and coverage are still the best.
DEAL AT&T goes for Verizon's jugular with killer new Unlimited Data Plus prepaid discount
Hot on Verizon's heels, AT&T is unveiling two new prepaid deals, one of which brings the monthly price of the top-tier Unlimited Data Plus plan down to an unbeatable $50.
How LG made Velvet the prettiest 5G midranger around
At a preorder price of $730, the LG Velvet is one of the most good looking 5G midrangers around, here's how the design came to be.
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Google tweaks sharing controls in Photos
Starting this week, when you share an album in Google Photos, the default option will require to add people with their Google account.