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The Decade In Five Games

The Decade In Five Games

It’s true: Five is a ridiculous number for summing up a decade’s worth of video games. It’s far too small. One can’t even put together an already-insufficient list of one game per year with that
The Decade In Five Games

The Decade In Five Games

It’s true: Five is a ridiculous number for summing up a decade’s worth of video games. It’s far too small. One can’t even put together an already-insufficient list of one game per year with that

2020 iPhone to sport smaller notch, bigger 5G antennas

Apple reportedly is working on a number of big design changes for the 2020 iPhone lineup. It wants to shrink the notch (finally!) and add wider antenna bands that will support 5G connectivity. The

Rumor: Apple Has Prototyped 6.7-inch iPhone with Face ID Moved to Upper Bezel

Apple is arguably the first company that helped smartphone display notches go mainstream. As always Apple’s rivals hated it in the beginning and later started implementing a similar design on their
Apple’s 5G iPhones may borrow iPad Pro’s shape and notchless screen

Apple’s 5G iPhones may borrow iPad Pro’s shape and notchless screen

If you've been holding out for an iPhone without a screen notch, it's looking like 2020's larger iPhones might be ready to satisfy your needs.
Apple's iPhone will reportedly go notch-less next year

Apple's iPhone will reportedly go notch-less next year

Bye-bye, notch. According to reliable Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo (via MacRumors), Apple will launch at least one iPhone with a smaller front camera and better screen to bezel ratio in 2020, meaning it

iPhone’s notch and Face ID could disappear in 2021

Apple is reportedly giving up on facial recognition and instead going with a full-screen fingerprint scanner. This will allegedly allow the company to leave off the “notch” from every iPhone model

Google Pixel 4 XL renders suggest the notch is going away

We already know what the rear of Google's upcoming Pixel 4 looks like, and renders of the other side of the XL version suggest the smartphone will ditch the widely-derided notch of the Pixel 3 XL.

Oppo reveals world’s first ‘Under-screen Camera’ for smartphones

Oppo’s efforts to eliminate the notch have led to the world’s first selfie camera that sits under your smartphone’s screen. The new technology, which was showcased to the public at MWC Shanghai this
Oppo's under-display camera is now official, here's how it works

Oppo's under-display camera is now official, here's how it works

A recent teaser showing an Oppo phone with the front camera completely hidden under the display piqued our interest: Could the Chinese company be the first to launch a smartphone that's all screen on

Xiaomi Mi 9T promo ads mocks “the notch”

When Xiaomi introduced its new Mi 9T smartphone last week, one of its selling points was that it is a notch less device and it has a pop-up camera module. This means you get a nearly bezel less screen

OPPO and Xiaomi show off their in-display camera technology

The front-facing camera has never received quite as much attention as it has in the previous 18-months. We’ve seen the OPPO Reno 10X launch with a motorized wedge, the Honor View 20 and Samsung Galaxy

Watch the OnePlus 7 Pro's pop-up camera lift 49 pounds of cement

If you can get your hands on the OnePlus 7 Pro -- one of two flagship phones released today -- one of the first things you'll notice is that it's done away with the front-facing notch camera. Instead,
Minecraft creator Notch unwelcome at 10th anniversary due to online conduct

Minecraft creator Notch unwelcome at 10th anniversary due to online conduct

Transphobia, homophobia, and racism aren't Microsoft's core values.
Xiaomi designs a truly all-screen phone by just turning the notch into an ugly bump

Xiaomi designs a truly all-screen phone by just turning the notch into an ugly bump

Following the introduction of the iPhone X two years ago, smartphone manufacturers keep finding new ways to give users incrementally more screen real estate in part by housing front-facing sensors in

Redmi Note 7 Pro, OnePlus 6T get battery indicator via Notch Pie

The notch is getting an upgrade. Well, we could only think of a few ways to improve the notch but it’s possible now by adding a battery indicator. It’s something we first heard when the Samsung Galaxy
Android Q Beta 2 fixes screenshots, no longer shows rounded corners and notches

Android Q Beta 2 fixes screenshots, no longer shows rounded corners and notches

Thank the heavens: Google has fixed the screenshot issue from Q Beta 1 that caused rounded corners and notches to be visible. Unsurprisingly, people were not happy with their screenshots being made so
Minecraft creator Markus “Notch” Persson eradicated from splash text

Minecraft creator Markus “Notch” Persson eradicated from splash text

Both the Java and the console versions of the game have been updated.
Microsoft rescued Minecraft from Notch

Microsoft rescued Minecraft from Notch

In 2014, Microsoft spent $2.5 billion to purchase Minecraft and developer Mojang from Notch. It's now clear that it saved the series from its creator.
Minecraft update removes the name of its creator, Notch

Minecraft update removes the name of its creator, Notch

Minecraft developer Mojang appears to have quietly removed most mentions of original creator Markus "Notch" Persson from the game. Persson has not been involved with development for several years. The