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Revised Google Chromecast passes through FCC

The Google Chromecast is set to receive a hardware update soon. This new Chromecast is likely to look similar or identical to the old one, but inside it will feature a better WiFi antenna and Bluetooth support.

The new device went through the FCC with the model number NC2-6A5B. The antenna is modified with a 0.5mm trim on the PCB trace resulting in significantly better performance on 5GHz. It also has full Bluetooth support, despite the previous gen model having a Bluetooth  [Read More…]

Deal: Get up to $70 off the Honor View 10, 7X, and 6X through July 31

You’ll need to register on Honor’s website for the discounts.

When it comes to high-quality, budget Android phones, one of the brands we often recommend is Honor. The company’s last few U.S. handsets have been top-notch, and while their retail prices are already competitive, you can now save even more as part of the Summer Sun promotion.

Now through July 31, the official Honor Store is offering discounts on the Honor View 10, 7X, and 6X.

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Oukitel K8’s big 5,000 mAh battery is put through a power consumption test (Promoted)

Battery life is a perennial problem for smartphone owners. While our handsets have become faster and more powerful over the years, phone batteries often last less than a day under heavy use.

That’s an issue the upcoming Oukitel K8 aims to solve. The device is expected to pack a large 5,000 mAh battery and should be able to offer great battery life. And to prove exactly this point, Oukitel has put the K8 through a power consumption test. See the  [Read More…]

App developers are going through your email, here is how to stop them

Never trust anyone when it comes to managing your privacy.

The Wall Street Journal reports that application developers, both mobile and desktop, are busy rummaging through the email of thousands and thousands of users with free accounts from Gmail, Yahoo, and Microsoft. The Journal rightfully chastises the companies involved for allowing this to happen then proceeds to tell us why it’s happening: because we said they could.

Of course developers (and worse, think of that last crummy  [Read More…]

Thousands of Android and iOS apps are leaking your data through their Firebase backend

Apps are inadvertently leaking data through 2,271 misconfigured databases.

Firebase is a great service for any small developer who needs to have an online service at their disposal. It’s powered by Google and the company goes out of its way to help developers use it in their mobile apps. You can see by simply watching any Google I/O session video about Firebase that developer actually cheer when the service is mentioned.

Apparently, some of those developers have hit a  [Read More…]

Pokémon GO Water Festival 2018 is now live, runs through June 21

Pokémon fans rejoice! Niantic just confirmed that the Water Festival is making a comeback to Pokémon GO this week. From now until all June 21 at 1:00 pm PDT, players will once again be given the chance to win a powerful Legendary Pokémon and a variety of bonuses.

What’s more, since this is the Water Festival, Water Pokémon such as Magikarp and Totodile will pop up more frequently throughout the duration of the event. And catching any Water-type creatures will  [Read More…]

Pokémon GO Water Festival 2018 is now live, runs through June 21

Pokémon fans rejoice! Niantic just confirmed that the Water Festival is making a comeback to Pokémon GO this week. From now until all June 21 at 1:00 pm PDT, players will once again be given the chance to win a powerful Legendary Pokémon and a variety of bonuses.

What’s more, since this is the Water Festival, Water Pokémon such as Magikarp and Totodile will pop up more frequently throughout the duration of the event. And catching any Water-type creatures will  [Read More…]

LG’s next smartwatch passes through the FCC

In what may come as a surprise, a new LG smartwatch has passed through the FCC the day before Google I/O 2018. The company has been rumored to be working on a new smartwatch, and this may be our first good look.

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OnePlus 6 passes through TENAA ahead of official launch

We already know that the OnePlus 6 will be unveiled on May 16th at an event in London. However, the device had not yet been certified by either the FCC or China’s TENAA certifications. OnePlus 6 on TENAA That has changed, as the handset has passed through TENAA, revealing some specs. Unlike other TENAA listings, […]

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