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iPhone X upgrade pre-approvals now available

iPhone X upgrade pre-approvals now available

Apple’s iPhone Upgrade Program members can now get pre-approved for the iPhone X ahead of its preorders launch. We reported over the weekend that these pre-approvals were inbound and now they’re

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 spotted on TENAA, may be announced soon

We’ve been anticipating for the Redmi Note 5 for months. It’s not yet here but almost since a new smartphone from Xiaomi was recently sighted on TENAA. We saw retail boxes of what’s believed to the
Best phone camera of 2017 : Seek out PDAF

Best phone camera of 2017 : Seek out PDAF

Today we’re going to take a look at what it means to buy a smartphone with a camera “that just takes good pictures.” You know, the sort of phone that just lets you snap a picture and it won’t be

Huawei may go head-to-head with Samsung with a foldable phone

Samsung always gets mentioned when it comes to talk about foldable phones, but the company hasn’t even come out with one yet. ZTE beat them to that, with the recent Axon M foldable phone. If Samsung
A $25 Apple Watch? This insurer says yes

A $25 Apple Watch? This insurer says yes

Last year, insurance company John Hancock introduced a program for certain customers to get an Apple Watch for $25 in exchange for recording their daily activity. The activity goes toward points that
These Xbox 360 games coming for One X launch

These Xbox 360 games coming for One X launch

Microsoft has already made one nostalgia-fueled reveal today, and now it’s time for the next. First we heard that 13 games from the original Xbox will be compatible with the Xbox One beginning

Learn how to use Linux for less than the cost of a cup of coffee [DEALS]

Considering a career in tech? Want to learn more about the operating system that powers much of the world’s computing services? Then this package is for you. Train for a rewarding career as an IT pro
Galaxy S9 fingerprint sensor patent shows less awkward front placement

Galaxy S9 fingerprint sensor patent shows less awkward front placement

The Galaxy S8 has been criticized for its awkward fingerprint sensor placement, which is next to the camera on the back of the phone. This is a difficult place for someone to use it — you can’t easily

Moto Z2 Force Edition receives software update from Verizon

It’s been over three months since Motorola launched the Moto Z2 Force with Snapdragon 835 processor, dual cameras, and a shatterproof display. The latter isn’t totally scratchproof but it still is an
Amazon Kindle anniversary discount shaves $30 off price

Amazon Kindle anniversary discount shaves $30 off price

Amazon has discounted the cost of certain Kindle models in celebration of the device’s 10th anniversary, a milestone for the popular ereader. The original Kindle device — angular, ugly, but popular
Animal Crossing Mobile details tipped for Nintendo Direct

Animal Crossing Mobile details tipped for Nintendo Direct

Nintendo has a busy few weeks ahead of it, between Super Mario Odyssey launching this Friday, Pokemon UltraSun and UltraMoon launching next month, and the quickly-approaching holiday shopping season.

Upcoming Nokia 2 shown off as an entry-level Android smartphone

We sighted the Nokia 2 over a month ago. It was at the FCC so it meant the phone was about to be unveiled. We’re particularly excited about this one because it’s priced below $100. That is too good to
Pay with Google launches to speed up online checkout

Pay with Google launches to speed up online checkout

Despite the fact that services like Apple Pay and Android Pay make mobile checkout a brick and mortar stores a breeze, paying online using your mobile device can still be something of a headache.

Saber power bank is the laptop-charging device you’ve been waiting for

While there are tons of power banks and battery extenders out there, don’t you sometimes wish it could actually charge your laptop as well? But you don’t want to lug around a huge power bank (because
13 Xbox games get Xbox One compatibility tomorrow

13 Xbox games get Xbox One compatibility tomorrow

Though much of Microsoft’s E3 2017 press conference was about the Xbox One X, there was one surprise announcement that got a lot of people excited. Microsoft revealed that we’d soon be able to play

Unlocked Nokia 6 now also available through B&H in the US

When the Nokia 6 was launched in the US back in July, it was exclusively available on Amazon only. But now it looks like that deal is over as the device can now be bought through B&H, both on
Snapchat Spectacles believed the hype, thousands sit unsold

Snapchat Spectacles believed the hype, thousands sit unsold

Snap’s Spectacles aren’t the hot commodity they were at launch – to an extreme degree, it would seem. A report from The Information today said there are “hundreds of thousands of unsold units sitting

“Hey Google” can now be understood by selected Android smartphones

What is the difference between the words “ok” and “hey”? Apparently, a lot, at least in the way Google programmed its Google Assistant. For some reason, “Hey Google” did not work for smartphones as a
Xperia XZ Premium leads Sony Android 8.0 Oreo releases

Xperia XZ Premium leads Sony Android 8.0 Oreo releases

It was at the beginning of September that Sony shared a list of devices that will be updated to Android 8.0 Oreo, and today it kicked off that string of updates by pushing the new OS to the Xperia XZ
Gen 3 Pokemon GO reveal near-impossible Shiny trick

Gen 3 Pokemon GO reveal near-impossible Shiny trick

A new method for finding Shiny Pokemon was revealed this week in Pokemon GO during the Pokemon GO Gen 3 Halloween event. Shiny Pokemon in Pokemon Go are amongst the rarest monsters in the game – and