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Samsung’s new Exynos 850 raises the bar for budget-focused mobile chipsets

The chip is designed for smartphones, tablets, wearables, and IoT devices.

What you need to know Samsung has shed more light on the specifications of its new Exynos 850 mobile processor. It is the first 8nm mobile processor that is designed for budget phones. The first phone to feature the new chip is the Galaxy A21s, which was announced last month.

Samsung introduced a new Galaxy A series phone called the A21s last month, featuring an Exynos  [Read More…]

Sony raises full-year profit outlook after strong sales of image sensors and videogames

Sony is turning things around thanks to strong showing by its image sensor and videogame divisions, but its smartphone business is still struggling.

Twitter app graph raises privacy concerns as it tracks installed third-party apps

In an effort to build a more personalized experience, Twitter has announced it will be collecting a list of user-installed applications on Android and iOS smartphones as part of its app graph program. Though Twitter says it will not be collecting data inside those apps, users who do not wish to participate can opt out.

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Cricket raises data allotments for new and existing customers — get 10GB for just $55

U.S. prepaid carrier Cricket is, for a limited time, raising the roof on their data allotments. New customers that sign up between September 13 and an as-yet undetermined cut-off date will get anywhere from 500MB to 5GB more LTE data on their plan for the same amount. Existing customers will also get more data on their plans automatically, and they won’t have to pay anything more for it.

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