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The Mobile World Congress (MWC) has ended on February 28 in Barcelona.  And there is hardly any company that wasn’t represented. From Telecommunications companies to chipmakers and most importantly Smartphone manufacturers were duly present, showing off their latest technology applicable in the new 5G phones about to hit the market. The fifth-generation wireless network (5G) comes with a promise of improved speed rate and lower latency. It promises to also increase the rate of downloading speed as well as boost technologies like auto...
Samsung has ensnared itself into a $100 million lawsuit for allegedly copying the face designs of Swatch smartwatches. Just a few days after the smartphone manufacturer unveiled its new Galaxy Watch Active, the Swiss watchmaker filed a lawsuit alleging that Samsung’s third-party developers have copied their designs from its downloadable smartwatch faces. Filed on the February 22nd, Swatch’s complaint is attached with images that appear to be almost identical clones of watch faces you can buy for Samsung Gear Sport, Gear S3 Classic, a...
Samsung unveiled a new smartwatch alongside its first foldable smartphone and the Galaxy S10 last week to highlight its interest in pushing wearables into new territories. Although the technology behind Samsung’s new health tracking feature in the Galaxy Watch Active is not entirely new, Samsung seems to have positioned the feature where it would serve a greater purpose. The blood pressure monitoring feature called photoplethysmography (PPG) was launched in the Samsung Galaxy S9 last year but has been improved in the smartwatch. Th...
The Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus is the premium variant of the Galaxy flagships, topping all digital offerings from the Korean tech company in a Smartphone. Samsung has included almost everything you could ask for, making the smartphone a top choice for anyone that can afford it. Its massive display and bold design is a significant feature depicting superiority, though not just the only thing separating it from the Galaxy S10 and cheaper Galaxy S10e. Galaxy S10 Plus Design and features The Galaxy S10+ typically defines the thin line be...
Samsung made history for itself in November teasing its foldable phone, now called Galaxy Fold, to mark the first of its kind in Samsung’s lineups. All the uncertainties are now over as Galaxy Fold is no longer a concept anymore. Samsung has announced Galaxy fold release date to be April 26th, and the company has, in addition, revealed more features distinguishing the foldable phone from other smartphones out there. Samsung Galaxy Fold price starts at $1,980, with a free pair of Samsung’s new wireless earpiece. AT&T and T-Mobile ...
Apple is planning to release a bigger MacBook Pro and a new display monitor, says analyst Ming-Chi Kuo who is quite reliable on leaks concerning Apple’s roadmap. According to the information first released by 9to 5mac last weekend, Apple is not only releasing a new MacBook Pro and display unit in 2019, fans should also expect significant upgrades to the company’s most successful flagship; iPhones, iPads, and AirPods. On the Mac, which is leading the upgrades, Apple would introduce two new models: a 13-inch MacBook Pro model with 32GB...
Apple has reportedly hired ex-Microsoft exec and former CEO of a smart lock company to spearhead its Home initiatives. The Cupertino company has been making waves in the home space for years, with the introduction of HomeKit as well as the HomePod, which is powered by Siri. The wireless smart speaker, Apple HomePod, is lagging behind its Amazon and Google rivals. Its market share was 6 percent of the 66 million united in the U.S., earning it “small but meaningful share,” Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) co-founder Josh...
Love is the greatest scam in life, cautions the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). Hopelessly romantic Americans looking for love lost at least $143 million to scammers last year, according to reports filed with the FTC. The median reported loss was $2,600 – seven times more than the amount lost for other types of frauds tracked by the FTC. Online dating scammers set camp on online dating sites and create fake profiles or use a real person’s identity, warns the FTC. “Romance scammers lure people with phony online profiles, often lifti...
Microsoft will likely unveil its next-gen holographic headset – HoloLens 2 at Mobile World Congress (MWC) scheduled later this month. The company’s technical fellow and creator of HoloLens Alex Kipman on Monday tweeted a 42-second video teaser suggesting that Microsoft would unveil the device during its press event on February 24, 2019. First spotted by TechCrunch, the cryptic video revealed some carbon fiber hints and what could be the AR headset’s processor. The teaser confirmed a rumor earlier in January reported by CNET which ann...
Do you want to get the best value from a budget-friendly smartphone? Then you need to consider the G phones. The Moto G7 series offer you quality design, battery life, and screens obtainable from phones twice their cost. And yet again, there is no disappointment with this year’s G7 lineup. Motorola has decided to take away the bezels; offering bigger displays and stronger batteries. This year, Motorola is set to release three versions of the G7: the G7, the G7 Power, and the G7 Play.  There is also a fourth one in the pipeline, a mor...