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Samsung ‘officially’ confirms Galaxy S20 moniker for its next flagship

The Galaxy S20 will be a massive upgrade over its predecessor.

What you need to know A case for the Galaxy S20 was accidentally listed on Samsung’s German site, confirming the name and design of its upcoming flagship phone. The Galaxy S20 is set to be unveiled at Samsung’s Unpacked event on February 11. Along with the Galaxy S20 series, the foldable Galaxy Z Flip is also expected to be announced at the event next week.

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OnePlus CEO confirms ‘invisible camera’ will come to consumer devices

Lau also shared his thoughts on foldable phones.

What you need to know OnePlus CEO Pete Lau confirmed we will see the disappearing camera tech in a consumer product in the future. The invisible camera tech was shown off at CES 2020 with OnePlus’s first-ever concept phone, the OnePlus Concept One. On the topic of foldables, Lau believes that currently the benefits are “outweighed by the shortcomings or the disadvantages of the current state of the technology.”  [Read More…]

Jon Favreau confirms that Baby Yoda isn’t Yoda

The Mandalorian takes place well after Yoda becomes one with The Force.

What you need to know Yoda is long gone at this point in the timeline of Star Wars, nixing any possibility that this could actually be Yoda. The Mandalorian creator Jon Favreau won’t comment on speculation of Baby Yoda’s actual origins. Season 2 of The Mandalorian will reveal more, but that won’t be available until Fall 2020.

Curious minds have been wondering about the origins  [Read More…]

Ryan Reynolds confirms Deadpool 3 is in the works

Reynolds and his team are working with Marvel in creating the next Deadpool.

What you need to know During an interview on Live with Kelly and Ryan, Reynolds confirmed that Deadpool 3 was in the works. Previously, as part of Fox, Deadpool 1 & 2 were rated R films. It was not revealed whether Deadpool would be integrated into the Marvel Cinematic Universe or not.

It seems the Merc with a Mouth is heading over to Disney  [Read More…]

Samsung confirms the Galaxy Tab S6 5G is on its way

It remains to be seen if the Galaxy Tab S6 5G will be launched in the U.S.

What you need to know Samsung has confirmed that the Galaxy Tab S6 5G will soon be launched. The 5G-enabled tablet has been listed as “coming soon” on the Samsung Korea website. Even though no details have surfaced yet, the Galaxy Tab S6 5G is expected to be similar to the standard Tab S6 in terms of hardware specs.

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Valve confirms Half-Life: Alyx, its ‘flagship VR game’

Insert Half-Life 3 joke here.

Valve, the company best known for the Half-Life franchise and Portal, among others, in a surprise announcement on Monday, announced that its next title will be for VR and will be titled Half-Life: Alyx.

It announced that the title will be Valve Software’s “flagship VR game. The company also said it’ll reveal more details on Thursday Nov. 21 at 10 a.m. PDT. We’ll be sure to bring you the latest on that.

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Microsoft confirms Cortana is going away on Android and iOS in some markets

What you need to know The Cortana app on Android and iOS is going away. This includes the Cortana experience inside Microsoft Launcher. Micrososft has not said which markets will be affected.

Microsoft has today announced that the Cortana app on iOS and Android, including Cortana inside the Microsoft Launcher, is being phased out early next year in certain markets. I reported last week that Microsoft was planning to remove Cortana from the Microsoft Launcher in certain markets,  [Read More…]

Sony confirms Android 10 update for Xperia 1, Xperia 5, and more

In total, eight of Sony’s phones are getting Android 10.

What you need to know Sony Mobile announced plans to upgrade the Xperia 1 and Xperia 5 to Android 10 by end of 2019. Other Xperia phones, including the XZ3 and Xperia 10, will be upgraded in 2020. Notable exceptions include the XA2 lineup and the Xperia XZ flagship from 2017.

In the annual struggle for third-party manufacturers to upgrade legacy devices to Google’s latest Android 10  [Read More…]

New leak seemingly confirms a Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite is indeed on its way

The phone is rumored to be more impressive than the current Galaxy S10e in most areas.

What you need to know An upcoming Galaxy smartphone that could launch as the Galaxy S10 Lite has allegedly surfaced on the Geekbench database. The listing suggests the phone will be powered by a Snapdragon 855 chipset, just like the Galaxy S10e and other Samsung flagships launched in the U.S. this year. Additionally, the listing reveals the phone will have 8GB  [Read More…]

Qualcomm President confirms Snapdragon 855 for the Google Pixel 4 and 4 XL

The Google Pixel 4 series will not feature Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 855+ chipset.

What you need to know Qualcomm President Cristiano Amon has confirmed in a tweet that Google’s Pixel 4 series smartphones will feature the company’s Snapdragon 855 chipset. The Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL will be officially unveiled at the ‘Made by Google’ event in New York City later today. Both smartphones will feature 90Hz AMOLED displays, 6GB of RAM, and dual rear cameras.  [Read More…]