What the heck is Quibi, and why should you care? (Update: Launched!)

Update, April 6, 2020 (1:10 AM ET): The Quibi short video streaming app has now officially launched in the US and Canada. It’s also reportedly available in other countries, including Germany and Australia. The app is available for both Android and iOS platforms. The original article below details everything you…

There’s now a petition to stop Samsung from using Exynos processors (Update)

Update, April 6 2020 (2AM ET): Samsung has issued a statement after it was criticised for using the Exynos 990 chipset in some Galaxy S20 phones. The Galaxy S20 series is available in either Exynos 990 or Snapdragon 865 variants. The company noted that both mobile chipsets undergo the same…

A $1,000 Samsung phone with a removable battery just went on sale in US

Samsung A not-so-new Samsung Galaxy phone with a removable battery just went on sale in the US. With internals that somewhat match those of the Galaxy S9, the Galaxy XCover FieldPro is a $1,100 phone that’s now up for grabs through AT&T. The device was first introduced in October 2019…

Skype rivals Zoom with new ‘Meet Now’ feature for app-free video calls

Skype has introduced a new feature called Meet Now which doesn’t require users to sign up to the service or download the app for video calls. The new feature seems to be borrowed from popular video conferencing platform Zoom, which also lets users join meetings through their browsers without having…

Galaxy S20 vs. S20 Ultra vs. S20 Plus: Which one to buy on sale when deals arrive – CNET

If prices fall, it might be a good time to buy a new top-of-the-line phone. Read More

Zoom fights Zoombombing with new privacy, security features

Video conferencing app Zoom has surged in popularity these past few weeks. However, the app is not without fault and has been plagued with several privacy and security issues of late. To address these concerns, the folks over at Zoom have introduced some new features aimed at delivering a more…

OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z could deliver Warp Charge tech

Update, April  6 2020 (6:15AM ET): We first got word of the OnePlus Bullets Wireless Z earbuds last week, when leaker Ishan Agarwal and 91mobiles reported that the new accessory was coming “very soon.” Now, Agarwal and Pricebaba have received a few more apparent details, claiming that the device will…

A less exciting but cheaper Galaxy S20 alternative – CNET

If you don’t buy the LG V60’s Dual Screen case, the phone is a cheap (but boring) alternative to the Galaxy S20 Read More

COVID-19: Here’s how smartphone brands could and should react

The COVID-19 pandemic is wreaking havoc everywhere, forcing people into lockdown and destabilizing many economies. And that’s without the hundreds of thousands of lives claimed by the coronavirus itself. The smartphone industry has also been affected by the pandemic, as manufacturers host online launches and delay smartphone releases. But what…

OnePlus 8 pop-up event goes online: You can be among first to own device

CashKaro OnePlus has traditionally offered a pop-up event in the hours after launching its phones, allowing fans to go hands-on with the devices and buy them early. The company isn’t able to hold a physical event for the OnePlus 8 series due to the coronavirus pandemic, but it’s just announced…