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Another notch coming: Realme 2 teased for Indian launch

We heard about how Realme is standing on its own, with the help of former OPPO Vice President that left the company to focus on the new brand. That …

Phones

Huawei Mate 20 leaks: notch measurements, screen size, and press renders

Remember that sexy Mate 20 front panel that leaked earlier this week? Thing is we didn’t know whether it was the Mate 20’s, or the Mate 20 Pro’s. In …

Mobile Technology

You could be driving an Apple Car sooner than you think

You could be driving an Apple Car, or the Apple Car could be driving you. Apple’s Project Titan is still a mystery, but at least we know the company …

Autonomous Vehicle

One company overtakes Samsung in India, or does it?

India became the second largest smartphone market in the world, after China. It surpassed the United States at the end of last year, according to a …

Mobile

iPhone X-like Motorola P30 gets official in China, and it’s cheap

We’ve seen the first Moto-phone with a notch get leaked this week as the Motorola P30. With its iPhone X-like notch and camera placement, the phone …

PCMag Editor’s Choice for password manager — now 73% off

We’re all getting older, which means that it’ll be easier and easier for us to forget an important password. Don’t let this bother you because Sticky …

Google wants to be your trainer, dietician, coach and well-being mentor

Health is starting to become a major concern and focus for tech companies. Apple is rumored to dedicate its efforts for developing its own health …

Wear OS

ARM lays out plans for 5nm “Hercules” core design by 2020

Semiconductor design firm ARM has done something extremely out of character: it has announced a roadmap for its product timeline into 2020.<p>The chip …

Motorola’s Android Pie hitlist includes Moto X4, Moto Z2 phones

Motorola is the latest smartphone maker to announce its blueprint to Android 9 Pie updates for its devices new and old. Unfortunately, as we’ve come …

Mobile Technology

5G on LG G8, but no 5G on Galaxy S10 | Pocketnow Daily

On today’s Pocketnow Daily, the Galaxy S10 pops up in rumors with a self-healing display, but no 5G — what’s up with that? LG and Sprint are teaming …

Phones

Saint Louis University is placing Echo Dots in all of its dorm rooms

Let’s say that you’re getting ready to graduate from high school. You’re technologically because you read sites like <i>Pocketnow</i> and have a smart …

Smart Homes

T-Mobile goes Rock Star with free Pandora Plus and guaranteed concert tickets

Ticket provider Live Nation and music streaming platform Pandora have partnered with T-Mobile as part of its Un-carrier 15 moves to provide big perks …

T-Mobile

T-Mobile Team of Experts bring humans back into customer care

T-Mobile has launched its 15th Un-carrier initiative, the latest in a series of policy changes to cater to customer needs, wants and complaints. One …

T-Mobile

Cortana and Alexa now work together in Microsoft and Amazon devices

Microsoft and Amazon have been working together for a while to make their devices and software complement each other. The first step towards this …

Windows 10

Check out the unannounced BlackBerry KEY2 LE in blue

We’ve already seen one leaked BlackBerry KEY2 LE render. At the time of the report, we also heard about what TCL will be employing under the hood. …

Mobile Technology

Samsung smartphones with Exynos Modem 5100 chips will be 5G-capable

Samsung is getting ready for the new 5G networks that are going to start working soon. Now, they have developed a new 5G Exynos Modem 5100 for …

Mobile

We may soon find self-healing glass on Samsung smartphones

A couple of weeks ago we got information that Samsung was working on some sort of unbreakable panel that would keep their AMOLED screens safe. Today …

Phones

Will LG V35 Signature Edition tell how much the LG G8 cost?

One smartphone market analyst is hitching the direction of LG’s smartphone prices on how well a limited-lot super-premium release sells.<p>ABI Research …

Luxury Lifestyle

Apple wants to take care of your health, plans to make its own health chips

A recent CNBC report claims that Apple is planning on developing its own health chips. The company is already designing its chips used in iPhones, …

Apple Watch

iPhone X Plus with Apple Pencil? Huawei Mate 20 pro | Pocketnow Daily

On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about new rumors that involve this years’ iPhones bringing Apple Pencil support. New leaks have just emerged for …

Apple Pencil

Who will have the world’s first 5G smartphone?

The “world’s first” title seems to be more important to some manufacturers than to others. Sure, bragging rights count, but being a tad late to the …

Mobile

Your Intel chip could be affected by three new flaws

Intel will introduce its 8th generation Core i9, i7, and i5 chips on October 1st, as we’ve recently heard. Until then, however, the company needs to …

Customers

50% off premium bluetooth headphones with 16-hour battery life

The main downside of most Bluetooth headphone accessories is the ridiculously short battery life. You can barely make it one full day of listening …

Batteries

OPPO R17 gets detailed with the cutest notch, coming August 17

After recently getting its TENAA certification, the OPPO R17 is now official. Well, almost. The manufacturer revealed most of its secrets before the …

Front-Facing Camera

Defense budget passes with ban on Huawei, ZTE phones for workers

Turns out that the Defense Authorization Act will be presenting some trouble to employees and contractors for the Defense Department. President …

Defense Budgets

Nokia Android Pie plans reportedly covering all of its portfolio

Every Nokia phone created and sold by HMD Global will reportedly receive Android Pie, though some phones will come before others.<p>For what we know, we …

Mobile Technology

Turkish iPhone boycott called for after Trump tariffs, currency meltdown

President Donald Trump was elected on top of a very odd platform when it comes to what a traditional Republican has been over the past several …

Donald Trump

Sprint to carry prospective LG G8 as first 5G phone next year

5G is coming so soon, you wouldn’t even believe it. So say the infrastructure lobby, touting gigabit speeds for live mixed reality applications and …

Mobile

Fortnite beta invites have started to expand beyond Samsung Galaxy devices

Well, that was fast. We all thought that Samsung Galaxy devices were going to have Fortnite exclusively for more time but invites have started to …

Samsung Galaxy

New deals on Project Fi for the Google Pixel 2 XL and more

Google is about to present the new Pixel 3 smartphones this year. That means that last year’s models are starting to get very important discounts. …

Google Pixel