Tag Archive: Shows


Leaked TCL roadmap shows that a flexible tablet is scheduled for Q3 2020

There are also two 5G phones in the works.

What you need to know A roadmap for TCL’s future Android devices has been leaked. The TCL T1 should be announced at IFA and includes a “dotch” display with three rear cameras. Q3 2020 will see the release of the Flextab — a foldable tablet.

TCL-branded phones are pretty much non-existent in the United States, but in other parts of the world, the company offers compelling options in  [Read More…]

Android Q Easter egg shows up in Beta 6 on the Essential Phone

Anyone feel like solving a Picross puzzle?

What you need to know Android Q Beta 6 started rolling out earlier this week. On the Essential Phone, the latest beta includes an all-new Easter Egg for Android Q. Interestingly, the Easter egg doesn’t appear on Google’s own Pixel devices.

This past Wednesday right before the Galaxy Note 10 announcement, Google started rolling out Android Q Beta 6. In addition to Google’s Pixel phones, owners of the Essential Phone  [Read More…]

Huawei Watch 3 shows up in Bluetooth certification

A successor to the Huawei Watch GT could also be in the works.

What you need to know Bluetooth SIG certification shows Huawei is working on four new smartwatches. The model numbers point to a sequel to the Huawei Watch 3, a kids’ watch, and possibly a follow up to the Huawei Watch GT. As of yet, there is no word on when the watches may launch or the pricing.

According to recent Bluetooth certifications, Huawei has  [Read More…]

MrMobile’s Sony Aibo review shows that social robots can still be fun

Maybe it’s just my tendency to buy, trade, and sell gadgets whenever I get tired of the last ones, but I’ve never been one to form sentimental or emotional bonds with much of my tech. Aside from a few childhood electronics like my original Hey You, Pikachu! edition Nintendo 64 or the teal Game Boy Color that still sits decoratively on my mantle, I’ve always seen most of my technology as tools, first and foremost.

I suspect that’s why  [Read More…]

The best Pixel 4 leak so far shows Google trying to justify huge top bezel

What you need to know New leaks show Pixel 4 front design. Google appears to be integrating its Soli sensor on the front of the phone. People will complain about the bezel size and asymmetry.

Google’s Pixel 4 is coming in October, based on previous years’ announcements, but as it tends to every year, we’re getting a glimpse of the final product early thanks to leaks and renders from reliable sources.

The oval opening of the  [Read More…]

Hulu is now streaming some of its shows in 4K, but only on two devices

If you’ve got the right hardware and love Hulu’s original shows, you’re in luck.

What you need to know Hulu discontinued 4K streams in 2018, but now they’re back. But only on Apple TV 4K and Chromecast Ultra. And only with Hulu’s own original content.

Hulu today very quietly began streaming some content in 4K resolution. That’s the sort of thing you’d think it’d crow a bit about, but we’ve had nothing more than a smattering of  [Read More…]

Monster Hunter: World ‘Iceborne’ shows off new trailer and Glavenus

Get those preorders in.

What you need to know Monster Hunter: World is a third-person action game from Capcom. It’s getting a massive “Iceborne” expansion in September. You can take a look at a new trailer and screenshots here. You can preorder the complete collection for $ 60 through Amazon.

A few months ago, Capcom revealed that Monster Hunter: World – Iceborne was launching on September 6 on PlayStation 4 and other platforms. Iceborne is a massive  [Read More…]

Xiaomi also shows off its in-display selfie camera

Not to be left behind, Xiaomi also shows off a teaser highlighting its in-display camera tech.

What you need to know Xiaomi teaser shows off a phone with an in-display camera module. We could see the module make its way onto the Mi Mix 4. OPPO showcased its own in-display solution earlier today.

Hot on the heels of OPPO, Xiaomi is highlighting its own in-display camera technology. The teaser video shows off a Mi 9 prototype with  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi 9T teaser shows off notchless design, popup camera

Xiaomi’s next phone will be called the Mi 9T.

What you need to know Xiaomi is introducing a Mi 9 with a popup camera. The phone will likely feature the same innards as the standard Mi 9. We could see the device making its debut in June.

Xiaomi launched the Redmi K20 series earlier this week in China, and the company is already teasing its next phone. The Chinese manufacturer is rolling out a new variant in  [Read More…]

You can now ask Alexa to play your favorite Netflix shows on Fire TV Stick

Alexa can now search Netflix’s entire content library.

What you need to know Alexa can now search through Netflix’s catalog on Fire TV Stick and Fire TV Stick 4K. You can also use voice search to play your favorite TV shows and movies on Netflix. It’s now rolling out to users in India.

Amazon is rolling out new functionality to the Fire TV Stick and the Fire TV Stick 4K that lets you search for your favorite  [Read More…]