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Pokémon Home is officially out! Here’s how to sign up

Pokémon HOME is finally here!

Pokémon HOME is now officially out. After getting used to the ridiculous new Professor Oak, players are beginning to dive in and learn the basics of how the storage and cloud service works. Signing up for Pokémon HOME is free, but there is a Premium subscription available for players who want it. The premium subscription includes the ability to transfer Pokémon from your Pokémon Bank account into your HOME account and expands  [Read More…]

MWC 2020 has officially been canceled as a result of ongoing Coronavirus

It’s become “impossible” for the show to go on.

What you need to know Mobile World Congress 2020 has been canceled. John Hoffman, GSMA CEO, announced the news in a statement. He says it’s “impossible” for the event to go on due to Coronavirus.

It’s official. Mobile World Congress, the largest trade show for mobile technology, isn’t happening this year. Per a report from Bloomberg, GSMA CEO John Hoffman said that it’s now “impossible” for the event  [Read More…]

Samsung officially unfolds its Galaxy Z Flip

It’s a busy day in Samsung’s part of the world as its mobile division unveiled its newest flagship phone series with the Galaxy S20 line. And while most consumers will likely care about those models, Samsung’s other new device will probably get most of the initial buzz.

The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip sees the world’s most popular phone maker putting a new spin on Android-powered phones. To be clear, it’s not the first folding phone on the market. In fact,  [Read More…]

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.

Samsung’s  [Read More…]

Motorola has officially sold 100 million Moto G phones

And it’s readying a flagship for launch this year.

What you need to know Motorola has already sold 100 Moto G’s around the world. The company launched the lineup back in 2013. The phones are widely cited as among the best midrange phones in the market.

The Motorola RAZR may be all the rage these days, but the company’s claim to fame — and its bread and butter — is the Moto G series. Phones like the  [Read More…]

Motorola officially unfolds its reinvented RAZR

Motorola on Wednesday formally pulled the curtain back on its new RAZR smartphone. The handset, which is a modern take on the iconic RAZR V3 from 2004, will be sold as a Verizon exclusive device when it arrives in 2020.

Designed to resemble the fashion phone from yesterday, the new Moto razr houses a 6.2-inch display that’s revealed upon opening the clam shell. Like the original, it has a “chin” that juts out from the bottom half with keys located  [Read More…]

OnePlus 7T design officially unveiled ahead of September 26 event

The phone will feature a completely new finish OnePlus has created.

What you need to know OnePlus has shared official renders of the OnePlus 7T. It’ll feature a brand-new matte surface with a “metallic radiance.” An event is being held on September 26 where the 7T will be formally announced.

Yesterday, September 16, OnePlus revealed that it’ll be holding an event on September 26 to announce its new flagship smartphone — the OnePlus 7T. Just a day  [Read More…]

Speedy new Wi-Fi 6 standard officially launched

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10 has already bagged Wi-Fi 6 certification.

What you need to know The Wi-Fi Alliance has announced the launch of the Wi-Fi 6 certification program. Wi-Fi 6 or 802.11ax brings higher data rates, power efficiency improvements, as well as better performance in environments with many connected device. Flagship Android smartphones such as the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 series and Apple’s new iPhone 11 lineup already support Wi-Fi 6.

The Wi-Fi Alliance has announced the  [Read More…]

Four years later, the BLOCKS modular smartwatch is officially canceled

The original Kickstarter campaign raised $ 1.6 million back in 2015.

What you need to know BLOCKS modular smartwatch was discontinued on August 15 after a successful Kickstarter campaign that started back in 2015. The unique smartwatch was canceled due to many hardships, such as losing its manufacturing and software partners. The company is in the process of distributing its remaining assets.

After nearly four years, the ambitious modular smartwatch BLOCKS is calling it quits. The team  [Read More…]

Google officially confirms gestures and face unlock features for Pixel 4

Google on Monday confirmed that its forthcoming handset, the Pixel 4, will support gestures and facial recognition for unlocking. A post on its blog advises it will be used in areas such as snoozing alarms, skipping songs, and dismissing calls.

SEE ALSO Google “leaking” the Pixel 4 makes sense – here’s why Google confirms existence of Pixel 4 with teaser photo

The last five years has seen a division within Google working to bring motion-sensing radar technology to devices. Dubbed  [Read More…]