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LG V40’s Codename Is Reportedly ‘Storm’

04/20/2018, We have gone past the first quarter of 2018 and what’s strange is that LG has yet to debut a flagship smartphone, that is unless you count the LG V30S which is more like an upgraded version of last year’s LG V30. We have heard rumors that the LG G7...

ZTE Calls US Government Ban ‘Unfair’, Plans To Fight It

04/20/2018, As you might have heard, Chinese company ZTE has recently found themselves in a bit of hot water with the US government where they were accused of circumventing US sanctions on Iran in 2016, and where they allegedly sold technology from the US to Iran via...

‘Chat’ Is Google’s Attempt At Replacing SMS

04/20/2018, Google seems to love creating messaging apps. We’ve seen the company dabble with all kinds of messaging platforms, such as Hangout, Allo, and the various incarnations of the texting apps that they bundled on Android. This is because unlike Apple, they...


ZTE’s Nubia Red Magic Gaming Smartphone Unveiled

04/19/2018, We’re sure that when Razer launched the Razer Phone last year that was aimed at gamers, some probably questioned if there was a need for a “gaming” smartphone? While the jury is still out on that, it has not stopped others from following suit, such...

Motorola Unveils New Moto G6, E5 Smartphones

04/19/2018, If you’re looking to get your hands on a new smartphone but don’t want to go all out and blow your life savings, you might be interested to learn that Motorola has recently announced a bunch of new phones that will be part of the mid and entry-level...

Google’s Grasshopper App Teaches You How To Code On Your Phone

04/19/2018, These days it is becoming clear that learning how to code, or at least understanding the concepts of programming, is an important skill to have. So much so that we’ve seen various companies such as Apple launch initiatives that teach children how to...

Verizon’s Parental Control App Now Includes Location Tracking

04/19/2018, Verizon has a parental control app that allows parents to control (to a certain extent) the smartphones of their kids. Dubbed FamilyBase, it seems that Verizon has officially decided to rename it where it will now be known as the Verizon Smart Family app....

Apple Reveals Why ‘Hey Siri’ Phrase Was Chosen

04/19/2018, If you’ve ever used a digital assistant on a smartphone, like Siri, Google Assistant, Cortana, or Alexa, you know that there will be a trigger word that you have to say to activate it. In the case of Apple’s Siri, it’s “Hey Siri” as its trigger...

Apple Unveils ‘Daisy’, Its iPhone Recycling Robot

04/19/2018, It is a well-known fact that Apple loves to tout how green their products and operations are, which is why it doesn’t come as a surprise to learn that Apple has a robot called “Daisy” that has been designed specifically for recycling iPhones and can...

Apple CEO Claims Users Don’t Want A Merged macOS With iOS

04/19/2018, There have been many rumors in the past suggesting that Apple could be looking for a way to merge iOS and macOS together. There is some synergy between both operating systems and they can communicate with each other, but is a merged platform something...

Galaxy S7 And Galaxy S7 Edge May Get Oreo Soon

04/19/2018, It has been a long wait for Oreo for many Android users as the latest iteration of Google’s mobile platform is yet to be released for their devices. The Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge are both compatible with Oreo but the update hasn’t arrived...

Huawei Kirin Processors Won’t Be Sold To Other Companies

04/19/2018, Huawei is one of the few smartphone manufacturers that develop their own mobile processors and then use them in their devices. Other companies, such as Samsung, not only uses its processors in its own devices but it also sells them to other customers...

OnePlus Teams Up With Marvel For the OnePlus 6 Avengers Edition

04/19/2018, It’s not uncommon for smartphone manufacturers to team up with Marvel and launch superhero-themed smartphones. Samsung has done that multiple times in the past and it appears that OnePlus is going down the same road. It has confirmed a new...

Samsung Releases Android 8.0 Oreo For Galaxy A5 (2017)

04/19/2018, There are still many Samsung devices that have yet to be updated to Android 8.0 Oreo and it appears that the company is now rolling out said update for a mid-range device. Multiple reports have surfaced online confirming that the rollout has begun for the...