Tag Archive: First

Key omissions make the Pixelbook Go the first one you won’t want to buy

It’s missing some of the best features of the original Pixelbook and the Pixel Slate and it’s the first Pixelbook I really don’t want.

I’m a big fan of Google’s pricey line of Chromebooks. I used my original Chromebook Pixel until the wheels fell off and the battery would no longer charge, and unless I’m parked at my desk, I use the current Pixelbook for work and play anytime I need a computer. Chrome OS isn’t the  [Read More…]

Xiaomi’s first 120Hz phone may have been uncovered in MIUI 11 code

120Hz display support is official in the MIUI 11 beta.

What you need to know MIUI 11 has official support for up to 120Hz displays. Display refresh rate can be toggled in the system display settings. This would be the first 120Hz display phone Xiaomi brings to market.

Xiaomi looks to be working on at least one new phone with a 120Hz display, if the MIUI 11 beta is anything to go by. MIUI 11 has been  [Read More…]

New leak gives us our first look at the upcoming Google Pixelbook Go

The Pixelbook Go will come in “Just Black” and “Not Pink” colors.

What you need to know Several photos showing Google’s upcoming Chromebook, the Pixelbook Go have surfaced online. The photos show the Pixelbook Go in a “Not Pink” color with a unique ribbed back. Google will formally unveil the Pixelbook Go at its hardware event in New York City on October 15.

A report published by 9to5Google last month had revealed that a new Google Chromebook  [Read More…]

Call of Duty Mobile racks up over 100 million downloads in first week

The game also earned $ 17.7 million in its first week

What you need to know Call of Duty Mobile has become the most successful-launching mobile game in history. It has been downloaded over 100 million times in its first week on iOS and Android. It also generated over $ 17 million in revenue.

Call of Duty Mobile has blazed through 100 million downloads on iOS and Android in the most successful launch of any mobile game  [Read More…]

US Cellular outlines its first 5G cities

US Cellular this week announced its first markets expected to see 5G coverage. Starting from the first quarter of next year (Q1 2020), customers in select Iowa and Wisconsin cities will get the next-gen network.

“Iowa and Wisconsin are two of our largest markets and we’re excited to introduce 5G technology to customers in both urban and rural communities where other carriers have not.”

According to US Cellular, hundreds of cities will be included in the first round of expansion.  [Read More…]

When does the first Destiny 2: Shadowkeep Raid start?

Best answer: Bungie gave all of us five days from launch to get used to the changes in Destiny 2. The new Raid, Garden of Salvation, will be ready to play on Oct. 5, 2019.

Base expansion: Destiny 2: Shadowkeep ($ 35 at PlayStation Store) Deluxe Edition: Destiny 2: Shadowkeep Deluxe Edition ($ 60 at PlayStation Store) Raiding is something special

The Raids in Destiny are some of the best video game content I’ve ever played.  [Read More…]

Realme will soon launch its first Snapdragon 855 Plus-powered smartphone

The Realme X2 Pro will be the company’s very first smartphone to be powered by a flagship Snapdragon 800 series chipset.

What you need to know A Pro variant of the Realme X2 with a Snapdragon 855+ chipset under the hood is on the way. The device is codenamed “Super Samurai.” A specific launch time frame has not been confirmed yet.

Chinese phone maker Realme introduced the Realme X2 last week, featuring slightly more impressive tech specs  [Read More…]

Build and customize your own website with Wix, now 70% off your first year

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With a Wix Premium Unlimited Plan, you’re given  [Read More…]

The Echo Buds, Amazon’s first truly wireless earbuds, cost $129

Pre-orders are open right now.

What you need to know The Echo Buds are Amazon’s first truly wireless earbuds. You’ll get hands-free Alexa, 5 hours of battery life, and “world-class” noise reduction. Echo Buds are available for pre-order now for $ 129.

There have been long-standing rumors that Amazon would be diving into the wireless earbud game at some point soon, and during the company’s massive hardware event on September 25, that’s exactly what happened. Ladies and  [Read More…]

Amazon’s first wearables are better than you think, cheaper than we deserve

These aren’t category leaders — but they’re audio-focused wearables with value only a company like Amazon can provide.

With its 2019 hardware event, Amazon broke new ground: it’s getting into wearables. In a big departure from just releasing various home-based vessels to serve Amazon Alexa at you, three new products aim to send the voice assistant on the go: Echo Frames, Echo Loop and Echo Buds.

And the best part about Amazon’s trio of wearables isn’t the  [Read More…]