Tag Archive: Popular

AMOLED will soon be the most popular screen tech in the galaxy

One of the top LCD makers bets big on the other side.

What you need to know BOE will invest heavily in AMOLED and flexible OLED in 2020. Up to 70 million AMOLED screens will be produced, with up to 20 million flexible displays. BOE is rumored to be in the running for a future iPhone display supplier contract.

BOE technology, a display company that is one of the world’s largest supplier of LCD panels, will be  [Read More…]

Jabra’s making their popular Elite 75t earbuds fully waterproof

Jabra’s also launching MySound to allow for more personalized listening experiences.

What you need to know The Jabra Elite Active 75t is a new take on the already-excellent true wireless earbuds. Jabra is promoting better durability with the Active model, along with it being 22% smaller than the Elite Active 65t. In Q2 2020, Jabra MySound is launching as a new software experience for optimizing Jabra audio products for people’s individual ears.

I’ve written many times about  [Read More…]

These are the ten most popular emoji, including 😂 and ❤️

Love and laughter are the most commonly expressed emotions.

What you need to know The Unicode Consortium is the body responsible for maintaining the standards for encoding text and symbols (such as emojis). The list ranks emoji based on how frequently they’re used. Frequency of use is one of the key factors that determine if an emoji will be added to the Unicode Standard.

The Unicode Consortium this week released its list of the most frequenly used  [Read More…]

Massive sale hits PlayStation Store, save up to 50% on popular titles

Is there anything better than a massive game sale before the holiday rush of releases?

What you need to know The ‘Games of a Generation’ sale lasts until October 15th. You can save up to 50% on popular titles like Red Dead Redemption 2. These deals apply to everyone, not just PlayStation Plus members.

The month of October started with a bang as PlayStation announced its ‘Games of a Generation’ sale on the PlayStation Store. You can  [Read More…]

Android is getting Duet, a popular iOS secondary display app

The app is currently up for pre-registration.

What you need to know The app is currently in a pre-register stage. Duet works via software and a USB cable. You’ll have access to touchscreen functions as you’d use on your phone or tablet.

Fans of Android are well aware of the gap that exists between apps on the platform vs. iOS. This gap applies to apps that are available on both operating systems, but even more so towards  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Fold will be supported by hundreds of popular apps at launch

The Galaxy Fold features a built-in app-optimizing technology for apps that haven’t yet been optimized for the device.

What you need to know Samsung has revealed that it worked with Google and the Android developer community to optimize apps for the Galaxy Fold. The company says its development team has optimized “hundreds” of apps for the foldable device. Some of the apps optimized for the Galaxy Fold include Facebook, Amazon Prime Video, Spotify, Twitter, Microsoft Office, and  [Read More…]

Spotify’s widget is back by popular demand

Widgets are still alive and well on the music-lover’s phone.

What you need to know Spotify removed the widget from its Android app in August. Users revolted, calling for the widget to return and saying that notification controls aren’t enough. Spotify now says the widget will be coming back in a upcoming release, with some new improvements.

There are few things that are constant on my home screen, but a music widget is one of them, and  [Read More…]

Razer now makes custom phone cases with 150 designs from popular games

Custom cases include 150 designs from games like World of Warcraft, Street Fighter V, and many more.

What you need to know Razer now makes custom phone plastered with art from several popular games. Cases are available in thin or tough options across several iPhone and Android models. The cases will be available to customize and order today from Razer’s website starting at $ 40.

Razer is getting in on the phone case game, but not for  [Read More…]

YouTube will soon show an abbreviated subscriber count for popular channels

Creators will still have access to the exact count in YouTube Studio.

What you need to know Starting in August, subscriber counts on YouTube will be shown in an abbreviated format. It will affect creators and third-party analytics sites such as Social Blade. Creators will still be able to see the exact number in YouTube Studio.

If you’re a YouTube creator, you’ll soon see that the way your subscriber count is displayed is changing. Beginning in August,  [Read More…]

Popular iOS email app Spark is finally available for Android

This could be the Inbox replacement you’re searching for.

April 2, 2019, is a big day for the world of email, for both good and bad reasons. Not only are we saying farewell to Inbox after four years of greatness, but a new Android app has also arrived that aims to be one of the better Inbox replacements we’ve seen yet. That email app is Spark.

Spark first debuted on iOS a few years back and has  [Read More…]