Tag: featured

News and Press

Apple is donating 20 million masks and producing face shields to help fight coronavirus

April 6, 2020

Via: Mashable

Apple has sourced 20 million masks through its supply chain in an effort to help healthcare professionals around the world fight the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, Apple CEO Tim Cook announced in a video posted on Twitter on Sunday. “This is […]

News and Press

FCC requires all phone carriers to start using caller ID authentication by 2021 to fight robocalls

April 1, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

In this day and age, we would expect fewer people to fall into fraudulent scams over the phone, considering our growing knowledge of security and privacy. However, America loses approximately $10 billion annually to robocall schemes, so the US government […]

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 […]

Android Phone, Products

OnePlus 8 Lite might actually be the OnePlus Z, coming later in 2020

March 31, 2020

Via: Tech Radar

The OnePlus 8 series launch event is happening on April 14, and while we were expecting three phones to be launched (the base handset with a Lite and Pro variant), it seems that may not be the case. No, according […]

News and Press

Huawei says US trade ban is a ‘big difficulty’ to selling phones

March 31, 2020

Via: The Verge

Huawei’s revenue grew by 19.1 percent last year to around $121 billion, but the company says those numbers would be far higher if the United States had not cracked down on its ability to do business. Due to a trade […]

iPhone, Products

Apple’s iPhone 12 still scheduled for a fall launch, report says

March 30, 2020

Via: Mashable

Apple still plans to launch new iPhones in the fall, in line with its typical yearly schedule, a new report from Bloomberg claims. This is despite the coronavirus outbreak which has slowed down manufacturing across the globe and forced Apple […]

News and Press, Operating System, Others

The Huawei P40 series is official: Exciting new design and class-leading cameras

March 26, 2020

Via: BGR

Huawei’s P40 Pro launch event should have taken place in Paris, France on Wednesday, with CEO Richard Yu delivering his keynote to a packed audience. Huawei is still prominent in Europe and other markets despite last year’s ban in the […]

News and Press

Governments could track COVID-19 lockdowns through social media posts

March 25, 2020


Your posts on social media have been harvested for advertising. They’ve been taken to build up a massive facial recognition database. Now, that same data could be used by companies and governments to help maintain quarantines during the coronavirus outbreak. […]

iOS, Operating System

Apple’s App Store is coming to 20 new countries

March 24, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Apple announced that the App Store will be expanding to 20 new countries this year, making it available to 175 countries or regions in total. According to Apple’s Developer Agreement those countries are: Afghanistan, Gabon, Cote d’lvoire, Georgia, Maldives, Serbia, […]

Products, Tablets

iPad Pro vs Surface Pro 7: Specs, pricing and use cases

March 24, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Apple has put a lot of effort into establishing the iPad as a credible business tool in recent years, but has vacillated over the question of whether the device is, or isn’t, a ‘computer’. Now, with the announcement of the […]