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Elephone U Pro review: Absolutely gorgeous, but flawed

The Elephone U Pro does a great job replicating the Galaxy S9’s design. While the phone is beautiful to look at, it is, unfortunately, lacking in other departments.

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Sony Xperia XZ1 review: Solid, opinionated and lovably flawed

We’ve seen it all before, yet our interest is still piqued.

The quick take

Sony’s Xperia XZ1 once again offers lustworthy design and hardware quality that focuses on style rather than ergonomics and screen-to-body ratios, and it absolutely works. With top-tier specs, the Android 8.0 software absolutely screams — and despite having a small battery, longevity is excellent. But for a $ 699 phone, the XZ1’s 1080p screen is just average, and its camera still doesn’t match  [Read More…]

Vobot is like an Amazon Echo Dot, only slightly more fun (but definitely more flawed)

Vobot looks cooler and is a little more fun than an Amazon Echo Dot. But it’s lacking the one feature that makes Alexa Alexa.

We’ve already established that the Amazon Echo Dot is the first device you should get if you’re looking to start out with Alexa. But there’s one problem: It looks like an oversized hockey puck. Not exactly what I’d call fun.

Enter Vobot. It’s a sort of dot-matrix-looking alarm clock that bats its eyes  [Read More…]

Mevolife is a well-meaning but flawed fitness app (review)

Overview With a lot of press on fitness & healthy lifestyles in current society, the Google Play store is rife with personal options to track and trend your personal health goals. A newer option that come to this market recently is Mevolife from the developer Mevolife Inc. Mevolife (or “Mevo”, as I’ll call it going

Acer Predator 8 review: Gaming, flawed

Acer’s gaming brand has an Android tablet that shouts a big game, but doesn’t quite hit the mark.

Acer has made Android tablets for years, but it is getting into a more niche space with its first Predator-branded product for the ecosystem, the Predator 8. How does it stack up? Read on.

Pros Unique design Mostly vanilla Android experience Front facing speakers are LOUD Cons Poor battery life Android Lollipop with no hint of updates  [Read More…]

Binge On is flawed and John Legere needs to stop defending it

Let’s drop the act, and talk about what is really happening here.

T-Mobile CEO John Legere is concerned — confused, frankly — by the way Google and the EFF have reacted to Binge On recently. He can’t figure out why everyone doesn’t love the way he’s giving his customers choices that no other carrier is offering, and is downright angry at the people confusing his customers by claiming his company is doing something they shouldn’t be doing in order  [Read More…]