Lorenzo Torres

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Apple Suddenly 'Confirms' Three Radical New iPhones

We know a lot about Apple’s upcoming new iPhones: their size changes, reduced prices, smart technology and inherent compromises. But now Apple itself has suddenly confirmed the existence of these new models…<p>Spotted by Consomac, Apple has chosen to publicly file identifiers for all its new iPhones …

Mobile Technology

The Samsung Galaxy S9 just made history, but not in a good way

• The Samsung Galaxy S9 shipped nine million units in Q2, one million less than in Q1.<br>• This is the first time in the history of the Galaxy S line that Q2 shipments are lower than Q1.<br>• These numbers represent further evidence that the Galaxy S line is in trouble.<p>Korean news site <i>The Bell</i> published some …

Samsung Galaxy S9

Build materials: metal vs glass vs plastic

Once upon a time, phones were devices in a variety of sizes and shapes with one thing in common: they were made from plastic. Over the past few years, things have changed with phones appearing in a variety of finishes, from metal and leather to plastic and glass. The latter now dominates many of …

Phones

Samsung Galaxy S10 to go ultrasonic? Here's an early look at its likely fingerprint reader

I place my thumb on the display of a dummy smartphone. A tiny, imperceptible wave of pressure shoots out of the device and maps the ridges and valleys of my finger, verifying my identity.<p>In an instant, another phone that's connected to the dummy flickers to life as the home page appears.<p>I'm …

Phones

2018 iPhone screen protectors reveal a nasty surprise

It turns out the more affordable 6.1-inch iPhone that Apple has planned for 2018 won’t quite be the iPhone X lookalike we were expecting.<p>The brand new handset will certainly borrow a lot of the iPhone X’s design traits, but according to new screen protectors, its LCD display won’t be truly …

Mobile Technology

How to Remove Sweat Stains From White Shirts

When your crisp white dress shirt or favorite tee starts yellowing around the collar or under the arms, don't sweat. Removing those unsightly stains is easier than you think with the help of natural ingredients that will leave that article of clothing looking fresh. And this eco-friendly cleaning …

Cleaning

Longest total lunar eclipse of the century to turn the moon red this month

The century is relatively young yet, but the longest total lunar eclipse of the 21st centenary is set to go down on July 27. In fact, it's probably the longest such event between now and 2123, according to NASA's catalog of such things.<p>A total lunar eclipse occurs when the sun, earth and moon are …

Lunar Eclipse

Apple iOS 11.4.1 Release Has A Nasty Surprise

iOS 11.4.1 is here and my Upgrade Guide has already explained why it’s an essential update. That said, beneath the surface, Apple has made one crucial change and the nasty surprise is it has already been compromised…<p><i>‘Great Secret Features’ and ‘Nasty Surprises’ are my regular columns investigating</i> …

iOS

This is how the Galaxy X’s folding design could work

There’s been a lot of chatter about Samsung’s upcoming folding phone, sometimes referred to as the Galaxy X, and how it might work when it finally arrives (which is early in 2019, if you believe the rumors).<p>It’s very exciting and all, but the problem is, it can be difficult to visualize the device …

folding

New S-Pen Launching With Samsung Galaxy Note 9

We previously heard rumors that Samsung was working on a new S-Pen stylus and now it would appear that this new stylus will launch with the Samsung …

Phones

Galaxy Note 9’s Killer Feature Just Leaked

Samsung could be planning a major overhaul to the Galaxy Note 9's S Pen, delivering what could be the biggest update this year's phone will</b> …

Galaxy Note

Deleting this one app off your phone could double its battery life

Please don't shoot the messenger though<p>Our phone are everything. Our alarm, camera, map, and the device that allows us to get our mum on the blower when sh*t gets real. So, watching its life drain away is painful af, especially when it still says it's at 34%.<p>Luckily, <i>Inc.com</i> mobile economist John …

Batteries

Here are 5 best phones for all you notch haters out there

More and more companies are releasing smartphones with notches to maximize screen real estate. However, our poll shows most users are against this design trend, which kills the symmetry of a smartphone and gives it a weird look. If you’re one of them, you’ll be happy to hear there are still quite a …

Phones

Our favorite car infotainment systems of 2018

Apple Loop: New iPhone Design Confirmed, Goodbye Lightning Port, Apple Faces Awkward iPhone Problems

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes the latest camera and fast charging technology for the new iPhone X machines, switching from lightning to USB-C, repair issues facing the MacBook Pro and the iPhone 7 family, why the iPhone X is the world’s …

Mobile Technology

Mercedes-AMG A35 hatchback spied with aggressive rear bumper

This will be AMG’s entry-level offering.<p>Mercedes is building a fleet of small A-Class offerings ranging from saloons to performance cars. There will …

Lonzo Ball would reportedly be the 'key piece' in a trade for LeBron James

What if the Lakers' young point guard is moved to bring aboard the future Hall of Famer? David Richard-USA TODAY Sports<p>With salary cap implications, …

'Hydrogen is the future of decarbonised mobility' – fuel cell endurance cars confirmed for Le Mans

The Automobile Club de l'Ouest (ACO) has announced that there will be a hydrogen fuel cell class at Le Mans in 2024, stating that the technology is “the next objective” in decarbonising motorsport.<p>Seven multinational car and parts manufacturers, a panel of experts and the French CEA energy research …

OYSTERSTEEL

A Rolex watch must work perfectly and maintain its beauty even in the harshest environments. That is why Rolex uses Oystersteel for its steel watches, a steel superalloy specific to the brand. Oystersteel belongs to the 904L steel family, which is particularly resistant to corrosion and acquires an …

Pixel 2 vs. OnePlus 6: Which Android phone is best?

When it comes to choosing an Android phone, it may seem like the go-to option is the Samsung Galaxy S9 (or S9 Plus). But there are plenty of others that don't cost as much, including the Google Pixel 2 from 2017 and the OnePlus 6, which was released in May.<p>The Pixel 2 is Google's marquee phone, and …

Samsung reboots its Good Lock UI app, download it here (Updated)

<b>Update (06/27):</b> Samsung has officially confirmed the revival of its UI customization app, Good Lock. The rebooted app, dubbed Good Lock 2018, is now available to download from the Galaxy Apps store for selected devices in Korea, the U.S., U.K., Singapore, Australia, and Canada.<p>Samsung says it …

Android News

Aston Martin reveals new prototype Vantage GT3 race car at Le Mans

New Vantage GT4 also displayed; both will be homologated next year<p>Aston Martin is rolling out a prototype version of its new Vantage GT3 at the Michelin Aston Martin Racing Le Mans Festival race this weekend. The race car is a replacement for the V12 Vantage GT3 but won't be homologated for …

Last Bugatti Veyron Super Sport Ever Built Is Heading To Auction

Don’t expect it to go for cheap; estimates suggest it could go for as high as £1.8 million.<p>With production of the Bugatti Chiron already in full …

Former NBA guard Mike Bibby is suddenly gigantic, and Twitter has taken notice

Bibby now puts the 'strength' in strength and conditioning<p>Back when he played in the NBA, Mike Bibby was your average point guard in terms of build. …

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Smartphone shipments declined for the first time in 2017

2017 was the first year that smartphone unit shipments didn’t grow, according to venture capitalist Mary Meeker’s annual Internet Trends report. Shipments actually declined by 0.5 percent, as IDC noted in February. In 2016, shipments were lukewarm at 2 percent yearly growth, but this downturn is …

Meet BllocZero18, the simplistic phone that celebrates minimalism in black an...

Meet BllocZero18, the simplistic phone that celebrates minimalism in black and white - Unsurprisingly, smartphones in their current form are an …

We need to talk about the ending of 'Avengers: Infinity War'

<b>Warning: This story contains major spoilers for the ending of</b> <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i><b>.</b><p>Welp, he did it.<p>In the closing moments of <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>, …

Rolex Collectors Meeting Liverpool – Issued 3

Slowly i’m recovering from an intens GTG with Rolex lovers from around the world. The occasion of our meeting was “<b>Issued 3</b>“, a theme gathering …

White Watches to Wear After Labor Day

Most fashion-inclined people will tell you that wearing white after Labor Day is a sin and to be avoided at all costs. But we found a group of watches that makes wearing white all year round the new fashionable trend to follow.<p><b>Audemars Piguet</b><b><br>Royal Oak Chronograph</b><p>This past month, tennis star Serena …