Category: Tech

Networking, News and Press, Tech

UK mobile carriers politely ask people to stop burning 5G towers

April 6, 2020

Via: The Verge

The top four UK mobile operators have issued a joint statement asking for help to stop people burning 5G towers. Multiple cell towers were targeted in the UK last week in apparent arson attacks, after online conspiracy theories have been […]

Tech, Wireless

T-Mobile vs Verizon, AT&T and Sprint coronavirus relief 5G plans and free data perks

April 1, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Verizon, T-Mobile, AT&T and Sprint have all started coronavirus relief campaigns to help out their current and future subscribers in these troubled times, and the plans start from $15. The so-called Keep Americans Connected Pledge asks involved companies to not […]

Networking, Tech

4G networks vulnerable to denial of service attacks, subscriber tracking

March 26, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Every 4G network is susceptible to a form of denial-of-service (DoS) attack, researchers say. We are in the early stages of a rollout of 5G, the next-generation wireless technology that will replace 4G, offering improved speeds and latency in the […]

News and Press, Tech, Wireless

Recent T-Mobile data breach may have been far more serious than initially claimed

March 6, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Less than four months after T-Mobile confirmed over a million prepaid customers had their personal data compromised as a result of a “quickly corrected” security “incident”, it appears not one but two new “sophisticated attacks” may have impacted sensitive information […]

Tech, Wireless

Google Pixel Buds: what we know so far about the AirPods-rivaling true wireless earbuds

March 5, 2020

Via: Tech Radar

Google may be a huge name in the world of smartphones and smart speakers, but so far, the tech giant hasn’t exactly made waves in the realm of personal audio. That might all be about to change, however, with the […]

Tech, Wireless

OnePlus to finally give support for wireless charging at 30W on OnePlus 8 Pro

March 4, 2020

Via: Pocket Now

A new report claims that OnePlus 8 Pro will come with support for 30W wireless charging. Notable, no OnePlus device has supported the feature to date. Hence, it will be a first for the company. Both OnePlus 8 and 8 […]

Tech, Wireless

AirPods vs. AirPods Pro: Find the best Apple earbuds for you

February 28, 2020


Apple currently makes two true wireless earbuds models: The second-gen AirPods (which start at $159, but are generally sold for closer to $139) come with optional wireless charging, and the $249 AirPods Pro, which feature active noise cancellation. I personally […]

Android Phone, Networking, Products, Tech

HTC is not done with smartphones yet, plans to release a 5G one in 2020

February 24, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

It wasn’t that long ago when HTC was to Android phones what Xerox was to copiers but now people barely remember the name. We’ve talked before about how and why HTC lost its standings. And while many have written off […]

Tech, Wireless

Apple’s over-ear headphones could be launching soon

February 24, 2020

Via: The Verge

Apple could release a new pair of over-ear headphones soon, according to placeholder listings that have reportedly been appearing in Target’s product database. The listings, which were reported by YouTuber Jon Prosser, show a product called the “Apple AirPods (X […]

Networking, Tech, Wireless

Verizon’s 5G network spreads to more… stadiums, many more cities coming soon

February 14, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Less than two weeks after a heated Super Bowl during which it managed to win the download speed battle (at least in the small parts of the Hard Rock Stadium where football fans actually got a 5G signal) while losing […]