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Does the OnePlus 7T win over the OnePlus 7? Here’s what we found

OnePlus 7T

Smooth operator

₹37,999 at Amazon India

Pros 90Hz flat display Stereo sound 30W fast charging Android 10 out of the box Latest internal hardware Cons No 3.5mm jack No IP rating No wireless charging

The OnePlus 7T offers a similar design aesthetic as the OnePlus 7, but has big upgrades on the hardware front, including a 90Hz display. You also get Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 855+ chipset, 30W fast charging, same great stereo sound, better  [Read More…]

Flaw found in Bluetooth Titan Security Keys, Google is replacing them

Keep using your key for now, but grab the free replacement just in case.

What you need to know This only affects the Bluetooth version of the Titan Key. Google is offering a free replacement for every user. The key will stop working with the iOS 12.3 update. The key will stop working with the June 2019 Security Patch for Android.

Google has issued an advisory for users of the Bluetooth version of its Titan Security Key  [Read More…]

Huawei networking equipment for Vodafone found to have hidden backdoors

Yet another bad look for Huawei’s global image.

Huawei’s current presence in the global technology space is…not great. It’s already banned in four major countries across the world, and thanks to a new report from Bloomberg, the image of the company is once again headed in the wrong direction.

Speaking with Bloomberg, Vodafone confirmed that it discovered vulnerabilities in Huawei-made equipment that it was using in 2011 and 2012. Per the report:

Europe’s biggest phone company identified  [Read More…]

I’ve found my new favorite Chromebook, and it’s a “budget” model

This cheap white knight is more useful to me than a $ 1,000 Pixelbook.

“The best camera is the one you have with you” is a phrase we toss out a lot on the age of smartphone photography. And while the adage isn’t nearly as cut and dry with all computing, I’ve found it 110% true when it comes to Chromebooks. There’s a $ 900 powerhouse sitting in my apartment — and a repaired $ 1,000 Pixelbook  [Read More…]

Every Oculus Go game we’ve found that doesn’t work

Did Oculus REALLY mean it when they said Go had over 1000 games?

When the Oculus Go was released we were told there was going to be over 1,000 games and apps for us to play around in. Yet from the moment I received my I’ve been experiencing quite a bit of error messages when trying to get into games. That or the controls for games straight up don’t work.

This got me wondering how many of  [Read More…]

New malware alert: ExpensiveWall found hidden in Android wallpaper apps

Another month, another Android malware discovery. Recently Check Point security research found that a new form of Android malware was able to evade Google Play’s built-in anti-malware protections and could have infected up to 4.2 million devices. The new strain of malware – known as ExpensiveWall – was discovered and reported by Check Point early […]

We wrapped the Galaxy S8 in Spigen’s newest cases, and found there’s something for everyone

We finally wrapped a Galaxy S8 and S8 + in a Spigen’s newest cases, and they feel great.

We finally have our hands on the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+, which means we can finally test out how all those Spigen cases feel and look on the phone itself. If you’re still on the fence about which cases is best fit for your Galaxy S8 and S8+, take a good look at all the great cases Spigen  [Read More…]

OnePlus and Meizu found to be inflating benchmark scores

The entire point of benchmark scores is comparing devices on an even playing field. If scores are being manipulated by CPU boosting and other methods that change the way the device behaves in specific apps, then the scores are no longer any use. Geekbench and XDA have found that both OnePlus and Meizu have been cheating benchmark scores by detecting benchmark apps and changing the way the device runs. Specifically, the OnePlus 3T and Meizu Pro 6. Here are the multi-core  [Read More…]

How to disable “power-intensive app found” notification on the Huawei Mate 9

How do I turn off that annoying “power-intensive apps” notification on EMUI 5.0?

One of the Huawei Mate 9’s charms is its 4000mAh battery, which allows the phone to last more than one day on a charge. But the reason for the phone’s long uptime isn’t all due to the battery size itself; Huawei has optimized EMUI 5.0, based on Android 7.0 Nougat, to notify the user (you) of apps that use an excessive amount of battery  [Read More…]

The dumbest stuff we found at CES 2017

It can’t all be good at CES, and these products … definitely weren’t.

There was a lot of great stuff at CES 2017. This stuff, however, was not on that list. From vibrating jeans to a smart shower, we could do without this stuff today, tomorrow, and forever.

Tinder VR

Tinder thought it’d be a good idea to use CES as a means to make a statement about how technology reduces our ability to make  [Read More…]