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Google Pixel 5 once again rumored to feature a mid-range Snapdragon 765 SoC

The Pixel 5 could be Google’s first ‘premium’ mid-range smartphone.

What you need to know Google may not release a Pixel phone with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 865 chipset this year. Instead of the flagship Snapdragon chipset, the Pixel 5 might feature the mid-range Snapdragon 765. The Pixel 5 is expected to launch this Fall with a starting price of $ 699.

In March this year, a teardown of the Google Camera app had suggested the Pixel 5 may  [Read More…]

Amazon will once again allow sellers to ship non-essential items this week

What you need to know Some third-party sellers will be able to resume shipments to Amazon warehouses this week. Amazon paused non-essential inbound shipments back in March. Quantities will be limited as Amazon continues to prioritize essential items.

After temporarily pausing inbound shipments to its warehouses of non-essential items, Amazon is once again getting ready to allow sellers to have products delivered to warehouses to be sold. According to a statement from Amazon to CNBC, third-party sellers will  [Read More…]

The Mandalorian may not stream all at once in the U.K.

Disney said the episodes would begin “rolling out” from the 24th of March.

What you need to know Disney may stagger the release of the Mandalorian in the UK and other Western European countries. The firm made the announcement on its Twitter page. Disney Plus launches in Western Europe from the 24th of March.

Despite the Mandalorian already being completely finished in the U.S., Disney may stagger its release in the UK to mirror the U.S. release.  [Read More…]

POCO X2 review: A great phone once you look past its Redmi K30 origins

Yes, the POCO X2 is a rebranded Redmi K30, but that doesn’t make it any less great.

When the POCO F1 launched back in 2018, it revolutionized the value flagship segment. The Xiaomi sub-brand not only managed to launch a phone seemingly out of nowhere, but it also met every user expectation. It’s no wonder that 18 months later, the POCO F1 is still going strong.

So how does one follow up on a device like that?  [Read More…]

Looks like the Pixel 4 once again has a terrible oleophobic screen coating

History seems to be repeating itself.

This is one of those “is it this way for everyone, or just me?” problems that I didn’t think was a thing until I asked around. Our own Harish Jonnalagadda noticed that his Pixel 4 XL’s oleophobic coating was all but gone in the bottom third of the screen with just a couple weeks of light use. I felt vindicated because I’d been observing my own Pixel 4 XL‘s screen retaining  [Read More…]

Google is fixing Android 10 gestures once and for all in 2020

Whether you love or hate gestural navigation, one thing is clear: gestures are a mess.

What you need to know Google is using its service agreements as leverage to force gesture conformity. Tweaked ‘back’ gesture will include screen space allocation for swipe-in menus and Edge Panels. Gestures will finally work properly with third-party home screen launchers in the near future.

Ever since vendors started cooking up their own solutions for gestural navigation a few years back, the  [Read More…]

Huawei Mate X delayed once more, will now arrive in November

The Mate X successor is planned to be released next year with more screens and possibly a glass back.

What you need to know Huawei Mate X has been delayed once again. The foldable smartphone is now expected to be released in November. It was initially planned to be launched globally in June.

Huawei’s first foldable smartphone, the Mate X has been delayed once more. According to a new report from TechRadar, the foldable smartphone will not  [Read More…]

Can the Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 pair with two devices at once?

Best answer: Yes. The Bose Noise Cancelling Headphone 700 are capable of connecting to two devices at the same time.

New kids on the block: Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 ($ 400) Get stuff done with multiple devices and Bose

The release of the Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 from Bose are not by any means just a simple new product. Bose has been in the audio game for a while, and these headphones are a culmination of  [Read More…]

The new Anker PowerWave 10 pad wirelessly charges two smartphones at once

Charge everything!

We have seen plenty of single phone wireless chargers out there from the likes of Aukey and Samsung. We’ve also seen some wireless charging pads that let you do things like charge your smartphone and a smartwatch. Anker’s new PowerWave 10 takes wireless charging up a notch by letting you charge two separate smartphones at the same time. On top of that, it is universally compatible with Qi-certified devices, which means you can charge your Android phone  [Read More…]

The volcano has erupted, and Fortnite’s map has changed once again

For quite some time, the island that Fortnite takes place on has been teasing some sort of event. Today, that event occurred, when the vault that appeared in the middle of Loot Lake opened, and the volcano that was stationed on the island erupted, taking out a variety of fan-favorite locations in the game.

Earlier this afternoon, the countdown over Loot Lake came to an end, allowing players to jump into the vault that had appeared where the  [Read More…]