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LG V30S ThinQ Now Available For Pre-Order In The U.S.

05/01/2018, If you have been interested in picking up the LG V30S ThinQ then today is your lucky day. The handset is finally available for purchase in the United States today, you can head over and pre-order a unit right now. The V30S ThinQ is the revamped versions...

Blu Settles With FTC On Misleading Privacy Claims

05/01/2018, Some of you might remember that Blu, a company known for its mid-range smartphones, was accused of providing a Chinese device management firm by the name of Adups unfettered access to personally identifiable user data. Blu then said that it had taken...

LG G6 Oreo Update Rolling Out Now

05/01/2018, LG announced last week that it would start rolling out the LG G6 Oreo update in the next few days and the company has followed up on its promise today. It has started rolling out the Android 8.0 Oreo update for the LG G6. The latest firmware update for...


WhatsApp Rolling Out Restrict Group Feature For Android

05/01/2018, In the past the admin status in group chats for WhatsApp only gave those admins a limited amount of power/control over the group. However for WhatsApp users who are admins and are looking for a bit more control over a group setting, it seems that the...

Apple’s Cross-Platform App Feature Expected To Arrive In 2019

05/01/2018, Apple has mostly kept iOS and macOS separate from each other, but there are instances where Apple lets users sync certain features across iOS and macOS, such as Messages, Notes, Calendars, and so on. There have been rumors that Apple would merge both...

WhatsApp’s Other Co-Founder Announces Plans To Leave The Company

04/30/2018, WhatsApp was founded by Jan Koum and Brian Acton, with the latter departing the company back in 2017 several years after Facebook had acquired the company. Now it looks like WhatsApp’s other co-founder, Jan Koum, will also be leaving the company...

Apple Might Be Interested In Making Their Own 5G Modems

04/30/2018, With the first 5G networks expected to begin rolling out in the US later this year, this means that smartphone makers will seriously need to start looking into including 5G capable modems in their phones. We have heard rumors that Apple could be working...

HMD Global Teases Return Of The Nokia N-Series

04/30/2018, While HMD Global has been pushing out some new Nokia handsets in the past couple of years, it seems that the company could also be looking to bring back some classics. The company had previously teased the return of the Nokia X series, which for those...

Deleted WeChat Messages Can Be Recovered By The Chinese Government

04/30/2018, WeChat is a messaging app that’s almost universally used by people in China and countless users abroad. It has been revealed over the weekend that the Chinese government is capable of recovering deleted WeChat messages. While this won’t really...

Samsung Developing Android 8.0 Oreo For Galaxy A8 (2018)

04/30/2018, Samsung launched its new premium mid-range handset the Galaxy A8 (2018) earlier this year. Even though the handset was launched after Oreo had already been released, Samsung shipped it with Nougat out of the box. The company has since released Oreo for...

Alleged Live Photo Of BlackBerry ‘Athena’ Leaked

04/30/2018, The BlackBerry KeyOne was released last year which means that assuming that BlackBerry and TCL are on a schedule that plans for annual releases, a successor to the KeyOne is overdue. So far we’ve seen a leaked render of the upcoming handset, but now it...

Samsung Galaxy S9 Sales In Korea Have Apparently Hit Record Lows

04/30/2018, In the past whenever Apple and Samsung have released new flagship phones, they were almost guaranteed a success, but fast forward to today, it seems that neither of these companies are seeing the same stellar sales that they once did. In fact over in...

Taiwanese Government Making It Harder For ZTE To Obtain Components

04/29/2018, Recently it was reported that ZTE has run into some problems in the US where due to an export ban, they will no longer be able to source from US companies like Qualcomm for their smartphone components. Unfortunately it seems that those problems have...

Facebook Messenger For Kids Gets A New ‘Sleep Mode’

04/29/2018, As if it wasn’t bad enough that adults spend so much time buried in their phones and computers, Facebook decided to launch Messenger for Kids where it provides a way for kids to keep in touch with each other, at least through Facebook’s platform. The...