AT&T’s 5G Goes Live For 10 Markets
2019 is the year when 5G is supposed to start rolling out to consumers. As expected, given the launch of LTE, it will probably be a while before it becomes as ubiquitous. However, the good news for AT&T customers is that if you live in select markets, it seems that the carrier’s 5G service has officially gone live.

Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ Star Wars Special Edition Is Now Available
Samsung recently announced a special Galaxy Note 10+ star wars edition.Right before the release of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker on December 20, the special star wars edition should be a good catch for fans who were planning to get a Galaxy Note10+.This special edition device will be wrapped up in a specially designed case along with a metal badge as a collector’s item.In addition to that, you will […]

It Looks Like Apple Has Managed To Avoid iPhone Tariffs
According to a report from back in August, it was suggested that due to the ongoing trade war between the US and China, that Apple’s iPhones could be hit with 15% tariffs. As it turns out, it seems that Apple could have narrowly escaped that one, where due to US President Donald Trump signing a trade deal with China, Apple is now spared those tariffs.

FTC Might Block Facebook From Merging Its Messaging Apps
As many of you know, Facebook owns several prominent social media platforms and messaging apps, such as Instagram and WhatsApp. For the most part, they have all managed to stay separate and somewhat independent of each other. However, earlier this year it was reported that Facebook could actually be planning on unifying them.

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Apple’s Latest Acquisition Could Improve On Future iPhone Photos
As our smartphones are so slim and tiny, it is obvious that in terms of hardware, it would be hard to match the optics found in bigger, more dedicated cameras. As such, a lot of smartphones are turning to the use of software to help process images to try and bring them closer to what professional cameras can do.

iOS Bug Lets Kids Bypass Parental Controls
If you’re looking to keep an eye on your kids while they use their phones and tablets, as expected of most modern day smartphones, iOS comes with built-in parental controls. These parental controls are designed to help prevent children from overusing their devices, browsing content they’re not supposed to, and so on.

Samsung Has Sold 1 Million Galaxy Fold Smartphones To Date (Update)
Update – Samsung has since told Yonhap News that they did not sell 1 million units of the phone. They claim that Sohn might have confused initial sales target for the actual sales.The Samsung Galaxy Fold was launched not too long ago and it seems that it has already enjoyed some success. This is according to Samsung Electronics President Young Sohn, who during TechCrunch Disrupt Berlin, revealed that the company […]

Samsung Is Dominating The 5G Market, Accounts For Three-Quarters Of Shipments
In 2019, we saw the release of a handful of 5G smartphones. It wasn’t as many as we would like, but you know what, that actually worked out in Samsung’s favor. According to a report from IHS Markit, they claim that based on their numbers, it seems that Samsung has come out on top as far as 5G is concerned.

Siri Helps Man Call 911 After His Car Plunges Into The River
So we have heard multiple stories about how the Apple Watch has been used to call for help in emergency situations. This is due to Siri being baked into the Apple Watch which allows it to be activated using voice commands. Now it looks like Siri has managed to potentially save another life.

Turn Your iPhone Into An iPod Classic With This App
While Apple’s CEO Tim Cook wants the company to be remembered for its contribution to health care, it’s probably safe to assume that there are many who would remember Apple for their contribution to music, especially with the iPod which kind of led the charge on the digital music front.

Live Photos Can Now Be Uploaded Onto Twitter As GIFs
One of the features Apple introduced back with the iPhone 6s is Live Photos. In case you’re unfamiliar, this is a feature that captures moments before and after a photo is taken, which adds some animation and context to the photo. However, given that Live Photos is kind of a proprietary feature to Apple, not all platforms support the uploading of it.

5G iPhones Might Not See Too Big Of An Increase In Price
5G iPhones are expected to arrive next year and we’re sure that there are some who might be concerned about price. Apple’s iPhones already do not come cheap and the inclusion of new 5G tech probably as some worried that we could see yet another increase in price, but analyst Ming-Chi Kuo doesn’t believe that the price hike will be too drastic.

Not All Of 2020’s iPhones Will Come With 5G
If the rumors are to be believed, Apple could be launching 5G iPhones in 2020. Some have also suggested that there could be as many as four 5G iPhones in 2020, but not everyone agrees. According to Rosenblatt analyst Jun Zhang, he believes that not all of 2020’s iPhones could be coming with the tech.

Millions Of WhatsApp Users Will Lose Access In 2020
WhatsApp is one of the most used messaging apps in the world today. Given that it is free and can be used as long as there is an internet connection, it’s not surprising that is a very popular choice. However, come 2020, it seems that millions of WhatsApp users could potentially lose access to the app.