Tag Archive: Glass


AC Podcast 461: Z Flip’s ‘Glass’ display; S20 Ultra photos; Android 11

Daniel and Jerry go one-on-one for a conversation about Z Flip’s ‘Ultra Thin Glass’ display that is actually covered by an integrated plastic screen protector. They also look at images from the Galaxy S20 Ultra’s camera array.

In the second half of the show, they go over new features found in the first developer release of Android 11.

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The Galaxy Z Flip has a glass display under the plastic

Samsung’s Galaxy Z Flip is the first phone with a foldable glass display. Or is it? Yes, but only technically.

Foldable phones are a new category of handheld. Some, like the Galaxy Fold, are big phones that fold into a small tablet, and some are more like the Moto Razr and Galaxy Z Flip that turn a smallish phone into a bigger phone. One thing they all have in common is a display that has to bend.

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The Galaxy Z Flip’s ‘Ultra Thin Glass’ display may not be glass after all

Here we go again.

What you need to know After a durability test, Samsung’s Galaxy Z Flip foldable phone damages with the same ease as plastic. Samsung contends that screen is more durable than other plastic displays. Samsung will offer $ 119 screen replacements and a free professional screen protector application.

In a twist absolutely everyone saw coming, it looks like Samsung’s Ultra Thin Glass — the brand new polymer developed specifically for foldable phones — is  [Read More…]

You can now buy the new-and-improved Google Glass 2

The newest, most powerful Google Glass is now readily available for purchase.

What you need to know Google Glass Enterprise Edition 2 is now available for direct purchase from three big resellers. Google is aiming at a more wide-scale release this time around, focusing on developers and businesses. It features a more powerful CPU, USB-C port, better battery life, and more comfortable frames.

In a move that seems to have come out of left field, Google is  [Read More…]

OnePlus Concept One goes beyond branding, uses McLaren leather and glass

This is the bleeding edge of what OnePlus is capable of in hardware design and materials.

When OnePlus announced it’d be showing off its first “concept” phone, we didn’t really know what to expect. But now we’ve laid our eyes and hands on the OnePlus Concept One, which shows off the bleeding edge of what OnePlus is exploring in terms of smartphone materials and design.

The Concept One isn’t just a OnePlus project, but instead a continuation  [Read More…]

D-Link home cameras now feature person and glass break detection

D-Link’s Cameras get AI smarts and larger storage.

What you need to know D-Link has released two updated home security cameras for 2020. The cameras feature a new on-the-edge AI that helps with differentiating people from objects. Both cameras will ship from Q2 2020.

D-Link has announced two new cameras with improved security features. These two cameras are the Full HD Pan and Tilt Pro Wi-Fi Camera and the Full HD Indoor and Outdoor Pro Wi-Fi Camera.  [Read More…]

New Galaxy Fold 2 rumor claims the phone will have a glass display

The Galaxy Fold 2 may have a smoother looking display than its predecessor.

What you need to know A new rumor claims Samsung will use an ultra-thin glass display in its next foldable smartphone. Thanks to the ultra-thin glass cover, the Galaxy Fold successor’s display will apparently have a smoother, unwrinkled appearance. Samsung Galaxy Fold uses a foldable plastic screen.

Samsung had filed trademark applications for “Ultra Thin Glass” with the European Union Intellectual Property Office, suggesting  [Read More…]

Win a Note 10 or 10+ and two Whitestone Dome Glass Screen Protectors

To celebrate the unveiling of the new Samsung Galaxy Note 10, we’ve partnered up with Whitestone Dome to give TWO very lucky winners a Samsung Galaxy Note 10 or Note 10+ along with TWO Whitestone Dome Glass Screen Protectors. On top of that, EIGHT additional winners will win a free Dome Glass Screen Protector of their choice. Keep reading and discover how great the Whitestone Dome Glass is and learn how you can enter and possibly win your  [Read More…]

Best tempered glass screen protectors for Google Pixel 2 XL

The Google Pixel 2 XL is a big, awesome phone with a huge 6-inch screen. That screen is great for watching movies, playing games, and browsing the web, but it won’t do you any good if it’s completely shattered. To make sure that doesn’t happen, pick up one of these tempered glass screen protectors to keep it safe for years to come.

Best there is Whitestone Dome Glass

Staff pick

Without a doubt, Whitestone’s Dome Glass is  [Read More…]

The best tempered glass screen protectors for your Pixel 3 or 3 XL

A screen protector is one of the most important accessories you can buy for your phone, but the subtle curves along the edges of the screen on the Pixel 3 and 3 XL make it tricky to find the perfect fit. Google doesn’t have a recommended screen protector on the Google Store and I think that speaks volumes. Because so many customers have been unhappy with the halo effect that results from a less-than-perfect install of a tempered glass screen  [Read More…]