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How to fix the Android bug that’s been killing your phone’s battery

If you’ve been experiencing worse battery life than usual on your Android smartphone recently, you should know that you’re not alone. There’s an Android bug that’s responsible for the recent battery issues,...

How to fix the Android bug that’s been killing your phone’s battery

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Huawei responds to Google’s Android ban and explains what will happen to its Android phones The US government delivered a crippling blow to Huawei last week, placing the Chinese conglomerate on an “Entity List” that meant Huawei would not be able to acquire any technology from US companies without government approval — and...
19:42, 05/20/2019

After nine months, Android 9 Pie is only on 10% of Android phones With each new version of Android, Google brings new and useful features to its phone operating system, but it seems no-one feels pressured to update their phones judging by new distribution stats released by Google.According to the figures, the nine-...
16:56, 05/09/2019

Living with a huge, 5000mAh-battery phone, and why 1000-dollar phones don't have one A couple of weeks ago, my SIM card found itself inside a phone quite unlike the rest. I switched to the Asus ZenFone 6, a Snapdragon 855-powered phone that stands out with its no-notch display, flippy camera module, and $499 starting price. But its b...
21:28, 05/27/2019

How to fix the Android bug that's draining your battery Your Android battery life just suddenly got worse? A Google Play Services bug could be to blame. Here are some workarounds you cna try while Google conjures up a fix....
00:56, 08/13/2019

10 best Android phones 2019: which should you buy? If you're on the hunt for the best Android smartphone around, you've come to the right place. We've put all the major Google-powered handsets through their paces to give you our best Android phones round-down.There's one key way i...
17:14, 06/10/2019

Best Android phones in UAE for 2019: which should you buy? If you're on the hunt for the best Android smartphone around, you've come to the right place. We've put all the major Google-powered handsets through their paces to give you our best Android phones round-down.There's one key way i...
10:56, 05/01/2019

Why Some Android Phones Don't Have the Play Store Huawei phones, Amazon tablets, and Google Pixel phones all run Android, but one of those groups of devices doesn’t have access to the Google Play Store—and another could lose it very soon. But why is that? If you’re wondering what exactly Android is ...
18:42, 05/29/2019

Android phones come with pre-installed malware Google has made significant headway when it comes to removing malware from the Play Store but a recent Black Hat presentation from a Google Project Zero researcher has shined light on the fact that many devices ship with malicious apps pre-installed....
00:42, 08/14/2019

Now you can use Android phones, rather than passwords, to log in to Google* Enlarge It could soon become easier for Android users to securely log in to Web accounts. Starting today, Google is rolling out a service that lets people on version 7 and later of Google’s mobile operating system use their device’s fingerprint or...
15:28, 08/13/2019

HTC reveals when it will update three of its phones to Android 9 Pie You might recall that back in March, HTC announced that it would finally update the HTC U12+ to Android 9 Pie sometime during the second quarter. Thanks to a tweet disseminated today by HTC, we can narrow that down even more for you. The company last...
04:28, 05/11/2019

Android Q will improve your phone's battery life, and you can't do much about it Nah, we aren't talking about Google introducing a systemwide Dark Mode in Android Q. No amount of LTE tower pinging, talking on the phone, or any other usual suspect when it comes to wireless radio battery drain can affect your mileage as much as con...
01:56, 05/29/2019

I’m walking Huawei: here are 4 great Android phones you can buy instead Huawei‘s in a spot of bother. Google has suspended its business operations with the Chinese smartphone manufacturer, meaning Huawei no longer has access to Android and a raft of other Google services. So what does this mean for you as a consumer? Wel...
20:28, 05/20/2019

Pixel 3a and OnePlus 7 are both cheap new Android phones, but one is way better than the other Google unveiled the Pixel 3a series last week during it’s opening I/O 2019 keynote, a phone that had been fully detailed in rumors in leaks for months. Exactly a week later, OnePlus hosted its own press conference to launch the phones all knew ...
17:14, 05/15/2019

Google is bringing a one-tap SOS button to some Android phones In the event of an emergency, your first instinct might be to call 911. But in certain situations, you may not be able to speak with an operator. Whether that's because you're injured, in a dangerous situation or have a speech impairment, G...
23:28, 08/01/2019

Huawei: we've been good for Android, all our phones will keep getting updates Fair or not, the new White House administration restrictions on US companies doing business with Huawei all of a sudden took an ominous turn as Google announced it will have to chop access to Android in compliance. Google says that "while" it is revi...
13:00, 05/20/2019

One of the most impressive Android phones of 2019 just leaked Most of the flagship phones set to launch in the first half of the year are already here, save for the OnePlus 7 that comes next week. That means we already have rumors about the flagship phones that we’ll see in stores in the second half of 20...
03:00, 05/07/2019

These 8 Huawei and Honor Phones Will Get Android Q Update First Huawei has swiftly revealed the first batch of smartphones that will be receiving the Android Q update. Huawei and Honor's first batch of phones getting Android Q update include eight smartphones....
08:28, 05/10/2019

Android Q Beta 4 bricks some Pixel phones Some Pixel owners who have installed the Android Q Beta 4 update that was released today are discovering an issue that Google didn't intend to be included with the latest beta version of the next Android build. According to several Reddit posters (vi...
03:42, 06/08/2019

Best Android phones in Australia: the top handsets to buy in 2019 UPDATE: While we'd previously placed Huawei's P30 Pro and Mate 20 Pro in much higher positions, the ongoing trouble the company faces with the US Government casts a great deal of uncertainty on the degree of support its products will receiv...
08:56, 05/30/2019

One app update could make the battery on your Android phone last longer In theory, the ability for mobile apps to run in the background is a welcome one. It’s a pain to have to fully reload an app every time you want to use it, and background apps have made this issue mostly obsolete. But this functionality occasio...
02:14, 05/18/2019

Huawei: we've been good for Android, our phones will still get app and security updates Fair or not, the new White House administration restrictions on US companies doing business with Huawei all of a sudden took an ominous turn as Google announced it will have to chop access to Android in compliance. Google says that "while" it is revi...
16:00, 05/20/2019

Apple supplier AMS surges 20% as it diversifies to Android phones Shares of chipmaker AMS jumped more than 20% Tuesday morning after the Austrian group posted an upbeat outlook for the second quarter, amid rising demand for its 3D optical sensors in Android smartphones....
11:26, 04/30/2019

Google Bans Huawei Phones From Some Android Services Google is halting some services for smartphones made by Huawei, a sign that the U.S. decision to deny the Chinese tech giant access to U.S. technology will bite into its booming consumer-device business....
11:56, 05/20/2019

Huawei just confirmed some info about its mobile OS, but it would rather use Android on phones We’ve been talking about Huawei’s upcoming new Android-based operating system for a few weeks now, ever since Trump’s ban came into effect. We’ve even seen the Chinese company register a Hongmeng trademark in several markets, ...
03:56, 07/13/2019

Samsung just acknowledged that iPhones are more valuable than Android phones Samsung opened up Galaxy Note 10 reservations nearly two weeks ahead of its August 7th announcement event, letting buyers secure an early preorder spot as well as some savings. We’re looking at a $50 discount for accessories purchased at the sa...
08:28, 07/27/2019

Nokia and Xiaomi reveal the first phones to get Android Q updates As some of you probably know by now, Google plans to release the next version of Android, which we now know just as Android Q, sometime in August/September. However, the Mountain View company will release a couple of more Android Q beta updates, whic...
02:28, 05/09/2019

Expect new Pixel phones, Android Q, and more at Google I/O next week Ahead of the 2019 edition of its annual I/O developer conference that’s right around the corner, Google offered a bit of a tease for the event during its most recent earnings call, hinting that we’re in store for a number of hardware anno...
23:28, 05/02/2019

Google wants Android phones and Chromebooks working more closely together You've already got several options when it comes to linking an Android phone with a Chrome OS laptop, but it's not on the same scale as, say, Apple MacBooks and iPhones. Now it looks as though upgrades are in the pipeline.New code snippets ...
15:56, 05/25/2019

Android Q’s Live Caption will only work on ‘select phones’ At I/O 2019, Google showed off Live Caption, an Android Q feature that captions media on your phone. The feature only works on "select phones."Read More...
19:28, 05/10/2019

Best Buy has two Android phones and a couple of extra goodies on sale for $51 overall While most of you may have never heard of two devices called Asus ZenFone Live and LG Fiesta 2, bargain hunters should consider giving them a chance right now at a combined price of $51. Even better, Best Buy throws in a couple of freebies typically ...
00:28, 05/13/2019

HMD Global Reveals Which Nokia Phones Will Receive Android 10 Nokia 9 PureView, Nokia 8.1, Nokia 7.1 are set to receive the Android 10 update in the fourth quarter of this year, HMD Global revealed just after Google announced its plans towards next-generation......
10:28, 08/23/2019

Android phones are getting an Assistant-powered driving mode Google Assistant is about to become a much more helpful passenger while you're on the road. The assistant is getting a new "driving mode" with voice commands that should make it easier to interact with your device and access the information you ...
21:56, 05/07/2019

Helpful feature coming to Android Q might save some battery life A feature found in the Android Q Beta 4 update called Screen attention is the name for a native feature that other Android smartphone manufacturers already offer. Spotted by XDA, Screen attention uses your Android phone's front facing camera to deter...
03:42, 06/08/2019

Android will show a detailed look at your wireless earbuds' battery life Google has revealed a handful of new Fast Pair capabilities coming out this year that'll make compatible Bluetooth headsets better competitors to Apple's AirPods. One of those features is Android's ability to display individual battery...
14:14, 07/21/2019

Huawei clarifies Android, SD card support for new and existing phones The West's crusade against Huawei's phone and 5G businesses has had the world talking about a new tech cold war with China, as the company is being used as a pawn in a larger game by the White House administration.Currently, there is a 90-day stay on...
21:28, 05/27/2019

Google to stop offering new Android versions for Huawei phones Google said it will stop providing Android updates for Huawei phones -- the tech company's response to an executive order that U.S. companies stop doing business with foreign firms that threaten national security....
16:28, 05/20/2019

Android phones can now be used to authorize Google sign-ins on iPads and iPhones Two-step verification, also known as two-factor authentication, is without a doubt the best and simplest way to enhance the security of your sign-ins to various online accounts, services, and apps. Of course, the feature is made that much more conven...
11:00, 06/13/2019

Huawei launches new Honor phones, doesn't mention Android Huawei launched its new Honor 20 series smartphones in London on Tuesday in a presentation that emphasised the Chinese company's technology but made no reference of a possible rupture with Google ....
18:14, 05/21/2019

One of the most exciting Android phones of the year was spotted in the wild for the first time The second half of the year will bring us several Android flagships that will look to compete against Apple’s upcoming iPhone 11 series, and some of them leaked already. The Note 10 launches on August 7th, and we know everything there is to kno...
18:28, 07/24/2019

Android phones are finally exciting now that there’s no new iPhone design to steal Apple’s new iPhone 11 series handsets are now almost exactly one month away from being announced. If the huge leak from earlier this week turns out to be accurate — and we have every reason to believe it will, considering the source &mdas...
16:28, 08/09/2019

HTC halts U11 Android 9.0 Pie update rollout following reports of bricked phones HTC released the Android 9.0 Pie update for the HTC U11 about a week ago but decided to halt the rollout after just two days. Apparently, many HTC U11 users who upgraded to Android 9.0 Pie have had their smartphones bricked.Specifically, after updati...
21:56, 06/05/2019

Google Resumes Android Q Beta 5 Rollout for All Pixel Phones Android Q Beta 5 was originally released on Wednesday with the final Android Q developer APIs and a list of updates to the gesture navigation system....
15:42, 07/12/2019

Android Q may have a life-saving feature exclusive to Pixel phones At Google I/O this year, the company behind Android revealed many new and exciting things coming to the next iteration of the world's most popular mobile OS. These include native support for foldable devices, system-wide Dark Mode, Smart Replies and ...
13:14, 05/13/2019

Suspect in California officer’s killing accused of battery SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A California man accused of killing a rookie Sacramento police officer was a wanted man when the fatal shots were fired. Nine days before Officer Tara O’Sullivan was gunned down Wednesday, a judge issued a warrant for ...
08:00, 06/22/2019

Google Chrome beta app for Android is updated with a battery saving feature Just a few days ago, we told you about an update to the Google Chrome Browser app for Android to version 75 (75.0.3770.67). That update included a password manager that creates "strong and unique" passwords and also allows you to look up stored passw...
02:00, 06/16/2019

Is your Android phone draining battery like crazy overnight? Update the Netflix app Have you ever wondered why you wake up with your phone's battery down 30% instead of the usual single digits overnight? Then you start reading about rogue apps with ghost consumption when idle, and try to find the culprit, only to find out that your ...
18:00, 05/17/2019

Phones with the highest screen refresh rates, and the Android games to match We bet you've never given the refresh rate of your smartphone display a second thought until the OnePlus 7 Pro came about. The up-and-coming phone maker managed to create a thing of contrasts. On one hand, it can hit a 50% higher refresh rate than mo...
15:00, 06/18/2019

Google brings its hearing assistance app to older Android phones (updated) Google's app for the hard of hearing is now within reach of many more people. The tech firm's Sound Amplifier app now supports devices running Android 6.0 Marshmallow or later, not just 9.0 Pie like it did months ago. You won't need a ...
05:42, 07/25/2019

Google Pixel Phones Receiving May 2019 Android Security Update Google has released the latest Android 9 Pie builds for all Pixel smartphones. The new update primarily includes the May 2019 Android Security Patch....
08:42, 05/07/2019

iPhone 11 and Huawei Mate 30 will put 2019 Android flagship phones to shame Apple and Huawei are both set to launch new flagships in the second half of the year, including the iPhone 11 and Huawei Mate 30 that will launch in September, and October, respectively. Huawei might be dealing with a huge headache right now as its a...
20:00, 05/27/2019

Android Phones Gain Fingerprint, PIN-Based Login for Google Web Services Google has begun rolling out the password-free login service for its web services that employ the FIDO2 and WebAuthn APIs to use the fingerprint sensor or PIN as a log-in medium....
17:00, 08/13/2019

Google paused its Android Q Beta 4 update after bricking some Pixel phones Google released Android Q Beta 4 on Wednesday, but then, less than a day later, the company was forced to stop the rollout of the beta. It turns out that some Pixel devices were sent into boot loops after they applied the update, an issue that Google...
23:14, 06/06/2019

Google made a change in Android 9 to improve battery life; now some app developers are steamed Several developers have posted complaints on Google's issue tracker website for Android (via Android Police). The problem is that starting with Android 9 Pie, Google has limited the number of times an app can perform Wi-Fi scans. Such scans are requi...
01:56, 05/28/2019

Google Chrome beta app for Android is updated and includes a battery saving feature Just a few days ago, we told you about an update to the Google Chrome Browser app for Android to version 75 (75.0.3770.67). That update included a password manager that creates "strong and unique" passwords and also allows you to look up stored passw...
00:28, 06/16/2019

LG, Huawei, Sony and OnePlus phones get the Android Q beta release early, but not Samsung Slow manufacturer updates are the Android issue that doesn't really need an introduction at this point because everyone knows the drill. Google releases new Android Dessert. Anywhere between 3 months to a year later, the update has reached your phone...
13:42, 05/08/2019

Google Maps Now Offer 'Stay Safer' Feature On Android Phones In India The latest update for Google Maps for Android devices offers a new 'Stay Safer' feature which can be used to share your live trip status with family & friends and also sends an alert should a cab go......
12:00, 07/01/2019

Report: Millions of Android phones silently infected with malware through Samsung app scam Two separate reports sprang up in recent weeks, revealing that millions of Android users might have been targeted in a new form of mobile attacks.       ...
20:56, 07/10/2019

TouchPal developer caught installing adware on hundreds of millions of Android phones A fresh security scandal has hit the Google Play store, as over 200 apps from a Chinese mobile developer – representing some 440 million installations in total – were found to contain adware which interfered with the host phone to the e...
14:14, 06/05/2019

Harry Potter Wizards Unite Compatible Phones: What iOS, Android Mobiles support the game? Harry Potter Wizards Unite is rolling out to Google Play and iTunes right now, but you may be wondering if you can play on your smartphone. Here's a handy list so you know which phones are compatible....
20:28, 06/20/2019

Apps with 440 million installs eluded Google Play Protect to make Android phones unusable According to Ars Technica, adware named BeiTaAd was hidden in 238 apps found in the Google Play Store. The apps, which had more than 440 million installs, played ads to help the hackers collect revenue. And with the hundreds of millions of screens at...
14:00, 06/05/2019

Disabling this one Android feature increases the speed of Pixel 3 and Pixel 3a phones Created to address fears about smartphone addiction, Google's Digital Wellbeing feature tracks how long a Pixel owner uses his phone and individual apps each day. A timer can be set for each app, limiting the amount of time that it can be used in a d...
00:28, 05/13/2019

Samsung’s Note 10 and Even Bigger Note 10 Plus Are Here. Are They the Giant Android Phones for You? Samsung surprised no one at its annual Unpacked event on Wednesday, revealing the stylus-equipped Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and larger Galaxy Note 10 Plus Android smartphones after weeks of rumors and leaks that turned out to be pretty much on the nose....
01:00, 08/08/2019

We still don't know if future Huawei phones will run Android, and neither does Huawei After preparing for the worst possible outcome of the US-China trade war by accelerating the development of the company's in-house Android replacement, Huawei's head honchos breathed a sigh of relief on Saturday as Donald Trump unexpectedly walked ba...
00:42, 07/03/2019

Bosch’s Battery in the Cloud aims to reduce battery cell aging with AI Bosch's Battery in the Cloud optimizes electric vehicle power cells with a solution that combines connectivity with machine learning algorithms.Read More...
11:42, 07/09/2019

5G phones finally here: Verizon now selling Samsung Galaxy S10 5G; Sprint phones to follow Sprint announced that its first 5G smartphone from LG will go on sale May 31. Meanwhile, Verizon has started selling the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G.        ...
21:28, 05/16/2019

Android Q(&A): Android Engineers take us on a deep dive of Android Q Enlarge / Android Development: It can be a messy process. (credit: Google) As has become tradition for Ars at Google I/O, we recently sat down with some of the people who make Android to learn about the OS directly from the people who make it. For...
16:00, 07/03/2019

How to change a car battery and choose the right battery for your car Tips & advice 18 Jun, 2019 Flat car battery? Our guide to replacing it, installing a replacement and using a battery charger should help...
17:28, 06/18/2019

Google's Dessert Theme Meets Bittersweet End as Android Q Officially Becomes Android 10 After more than a decade of sugary monikers, Google is finally ending Android’s dessert-themed naming scheme now that Android Q has officially become Android 10. Read more......
20:28, 08/22/2019

Huawei’s Android replacement sounds a lot like the mysterious Google OS that might replace Android Huawei is at the center of the US vs. China trade war right now, as the Trump administration imposed a massive import ban on the Chinese conglomerate that has huge implications. Not only will Huawei be able to buy hardware components and license oper...
02:28, 05/23/2019

Google ditches Android dessert naming scheme, dubs the latest update Android 10 I often wondered what would have happened once Android Z launched on the Pixel 13. Would we ever get there with Android, or would Fuchsia take over with a better naming scheme? It turns out that Google didn’t have the patience to deal with the ...
03:42, 08/23/2019

Android Q is officially named Android 10 Google has announced that Android Q will now come with an all-new, rather boring name: Android 10. This bucks the trend of Android operating systems being named after sweet foods, and marks a change in the naming direction going forward.In fact, the ...
17:42, 08/22/2019

Android Q is now simply Android 10 Google has finally revealed Android Q's release name, and it's not Quiche, Quinoa or Quesadilla. In fact, it's not named after any dessert that starts with the letter Q at all -- the tech giant has decided to simply call it Android 10....
16:00, 08/22/2019

The Best Phones You Can Buy Right Now  The big spring phone release season is finally over, and with it, we’ve got a bunch of exciting and affordable new handsets including the new Pixel 3a, OnePlus 7 Pro, and Moto G7 to help balance out pricey $1,000 flagships such as Galaxy S10. However...
20:28, 05/17/2019

This is the best way to keep your battery life Here are the ways to keep your phone’s battery life. Buzz60’s Natasha Abellard has the story.        ...
22:00, 05/01/2019

Best Phones Under Rs. 30,000 in India Right Now Samsung Galaxy A70 and Vivo V15 PRo feature in our top picks for best phones under Rs. 30,000. Other phones include Asus ZenFone 5Z, Oppo R17 Pro, and OnePlus 6T....
12:14, 05/28/2019

5G phones: these are going to be the first next-gen handsets Update: The first 5G phones are now available to buy in some regions and ever more are being announced and rumored.We're now starting to see 5G networks get switched on in a few parts of the world, with more networks in more countries set to lau...
15:42, 05/22/2019

Best Phones Under Rs. 7,000 in India Right Now Best phones under Rs. 7,000 include Redmi 7A and Realme C2. Other top mobiles under 7000 include Asus ZenFone Max M1, Nokia 6.1 Infinix Note 5, and Infinix Smart 3 Plus. Our bonus pick is Lenovo K9 in......
15:42, 07/12/2019

How to avoid a flat car battery Tips & advice 18 Jun, 2019 Car batteries can go flat for a number of reasons, which is why we have gathered these top tips to help prevent the worst happening...
17:28, 06/18/2019

How to Fix Corroded Battery Compartments You know you’re supposed to store your electronics in a dry spot after you’ve removed the batteries, right? You don’t always do that, though, do you? You just haphazardly toss those decorative, battery-operated holiday candles into the storage bin, a...
01:14, 06/08/2019

Buying a new car battery: are you being overcharged? News 1 Aug, 2019 Exclusive investigation reveals the big price differences – and sheer cost – you could face when buying a new car battery...
20:42, 08/01/2019

How to make your iPhone battery last all day If you use your iPhone a lot then you'll be used to watching that battery meter go down... and down... and down. Here are a few tricks that I use to make my iPhone's battery last all day....
11:14, 06/11/2019

You Should Definitely Track Your Loved Ones' Phones. Actually Maybe Not. Apple’s Find My Friends, Google Maps location sharing and Life360 let you stay on top of where your family and friends are, which can be both incredibly creepy and incredibly helpful....
21:28, 08/15/2019

New 5G phones may not get much cheaper for 2-3 years There are a handful of 5G phones available right now – if you're lucky enough to live in an area covered by the early rollout of the next generation network – and they all have one thing in common. The cost.At the moment you can on...
14:42, 07/01/2019

Keep Your Friends Off Their Phones With This Game When hanging out, especially over drinks, it’s become a normal habit to simply pull your phone out and check it while someone is talking to you. We do it even though it’s rude, and even though we hate it when a friend does it to us. We can’t help our...
05:14, 08/23/2019

The best budget phones in the UAE 2019 The best cheap phone in the UAE or Saudi Arabia can be a little tricky to pick, as it's not always going to be based around what phone launches with a low starting price. Some of the best cheap smartphones are actually older models with heavy di...
11:14, 05/19/2019

Best new phones expected in 2019 What new phones are coming in 2019? And what new features can we expect to see?With plenty of rumors floating about upcoming phones, it's time to take an early look at what 2019 will bring us.Most smartphone makers have already settled on a yearly up...
17:42, 05/13/2019

The best cheap phones in the US 2019 The best cheap phone in the US can be a little difficult to choose, as it's won't always come down to which phone launches at a low starting price. Some of the best cheap smartphones are actually older higher-tier models with heavy discount...
22:00, 06/20/2019

Here are all the 5G phones coming in 2019 5G is here. It is not everywhere, that's certain, but in the coming months, we're only going to hear more and more about the advancements in the field – about the faster speeds, the greater capacity, and the new applications made possible by the next...
17:28, 05/02/2019

Forget about 5G phones, the always-on 5G Windows 10 PC is almost here The first 5G networks are here in several markets, including the US, Korea, and Europe, and buyers already have access to a bunch of exciting 5G smartphones, including the Galaxy S10 5G and OnePlus 5G. On top of that, 5G mobile hotspots are already a...
15:42, 05/27/2019

Best value for money phones under Rs 20,000 in India The smartphone industry has become more competitive over the past few years as customers are opting for smartphones that offer more value for money instead of blind brand loyalty. While some smartphone makers have been able to capitalize on this tren...
22:42, 08/19/2019

HTC launches two new phones, surprising everyone Most people thought that HTC had silently departed the smartphone game, beyond its attempts to launch a blockchain phone in the HTC Exodus, but it seems most people were wrong, as the company has just launched two new smartphones.The HTC U19e and HTC...
21:14, 06/11/2019

Toyota, BYD Team Up To Develop Battery EVs In a joint statement, Toyota and the Chinese electric automaker said on Friday that they would develop sedans and sport utility vehicles, which would then be sold under the Toyota brand in China......
15:42, 07/19/2019

Power Everything From a Phone to a Fridge With This $105 Battery It should be pretty clear from the picture, but this isn’t your average, pocket-sized USB battery pack. No, this lithium-ion power station includes USB ports, plus an AC and a DC outlet, and can charge laptops, drone batteries, medical devices, mini ...
22:00, 05/07/2019

The best portable solar battery charger By Sarah Witman This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full guide to portable solar batter...
20:42, 08/16/2019

How To Make Your Phone’s Battery Last Longer You’ve probably noticed your phone’s battery life decreasing over time. It’s not just in your head — as batteries age, they gradually lose their ability to hold a charge. And sometimes, other situations cause your battery to s...
18:00, 08/21/2019

Oukitel K12: the big battery, back in style Advertorial by Oukitel: the opinions expressed in this story may not reflect the positions of PhoneArena! disclaimerThe Oukitel K series phones have always been about two things — massive batteries and a distinct style. The newest addition, Oukitel K...
14:14, 06/17/2019

10 tips to better your smartphone battery life Smartphones have come a long way over the last few years when it comes to design, camera, or even processing power. However, we have not seen much breakthroughs when it comes to battery technology --which is critical today given that handsets come pa...
01:28, 08/08/2019

Jon Jones Says No One Told Him He Was Charged With Battery UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones fought against Thiago Santos on July 6 while a bench warrant was out in New Mexico for his arrest on a charge of battery. That’s according to court docs first uncovered by Albuquerque’s KRQE, which show that J...
16:14, 07/22/2019

Battery benefits questioned | Letter Scottish Power claims it is making a ‘significant step’ forward with renewable energy, but David Miller has doubtsJillian Ambrose (Report, 11 June) claims that a 50MW battery system is a “significant step”. But how significant a step does not depend ...
18:28, 06/14/2019

Does Europe, does Germany really need its own battery cells? France and Germany have asked the EU Commission to approve state subsidies for a cross-border battery cell consotium to curb Asia's market dominance in the sector. German analyst Marcel Weiss says they should calm down....
12:56, 05/02/2019

LG Chem Considering Building Second U.S. EV Battery Plant Trump praised U.S. investments by SK, Lotte Group and other South Korean conglomerates and raised hopes that Korean companies will continue to expand in the United States....
12:14, 07/13/2019

This New Feature in iOS 13 Could Help Save Your iPhone's Battery Apple introduced a number of new features and updates coming to iOS 13 this year. Amongst all those is a new, highly useful feature that has been designed to prevent the battery inside iPhones from......
11:56, 06/05/2019

LG Chem considering 2nd U.S. EV battery plant, sources say The South Korean EV battery maker is weighing an investment of $1.7 billion in the plant that could begin production in 2022, with Kentucky and Tennessee among the candidates for a location, sources told Reuters....
12:56, 07/11/2019

Former U.C.L.A. Gynecologist Charged With Sexual Battery Dr. James Heaps, a longtime gynecologist at the school’s student health center, was the subject of four allegations of sexual misconduct, the university found....
07:00, 06/13/2019

LG Chem considering 2nd EV battery plant in U.S., report says The South Korean EV battery maker is weighing an investment of $1.7 billion in the plant that could begin production in 2022, with Kentucky and Tennessee among the candidates for a location, sources told Reuters....
16:28, 07/11/2019

The Smallest USB-C PD Battery Pack We've Seen Is Just $11 Today Until very recently, USB-C Power Delivery battery packs were exclusively large. Like 20,000mAh or more, and a few pounds to boot. But if you don’t need that much power for a few hours on a plane, this pack from Xcentz is a svelte 5,000mAh, and only $...
20:42, 06/13/2019

Why 5G Phones Are Arriving With Subplot of Espionage The 5G wireless technology now being introduced by phone companies promises to bring a world of innovations to mobile service -- from connected appliances to self-driving cars -- just as cable transformed television generations ago with hundreds of n...
10:00, 05/07/2019

Google Stadia may be the first good use for 5G phones  his is a re-published article that we've picked as one of our favorites of the last year from our suite of TechRadar Originals“Who is 5G for?” is a question a lot of tech writers and business pundits are asking right now.Phon...
14:00, 05/05/2019

5G phones are expensive, but MediaTek wants to change that While we’ve seen the 1Gbps download speeds that we were promised with 5G, it’s only been in expensive flagship phones like the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G, adding price to the list of obstacles standing between the average user and the super-...
10:00, 05/29/2019

|WATCH:Chinainstallssurveillanceappontourists'phones:report An investigative report by the New York Times, the Guardian, Motherboard, Süddeutsche Zeitung and German public broadcaster NDR has uncovered a systematic program to harvest data from the phones of tourists entering Xinjiang....
15:42, 08/09/2019

It's time to take Google's Pixel phones more seriously Google got a lot right with the Pixel 3a. It has excellent cameras, reliable performance, respectable battery life and clever software. Best of all, at $400, the Pixel 3a costs half the original price of the flagship Pixel 3. And this formula of comp...
06:28, 07/27/2019

Are foldable phones dead on arrival now? This year was supposed to be a paradigm-shifting one, where we go from the plebeian flat and rigid phone screens to getting a taste of the future where we will fold and roll and unfurl like the benevolent video-guzzlers we are. The first future-fetch...
22:00, 05/30/2019

These are the Galaxy Note 10 phones in all their splendor The Galaxy Note 10 series is almost here, folks, but you don’t have to wait until August 7th to appreciate their design. Because if it wasn’t clear by now, the Note 10 phones do look amazing. The following images, all leaked press renders...
14:14, 08/01/2019

Best phones under Rs 15,000 in India for August 2019 The Indian smartphone market has been extremely competitive, especially the whole segment from ₹10,000 to ₹20,000. The market is full of so many options that often it can be a bit of a challenge to choose the best smartphone for your ne...
00:14, 08/09/2019

Three announces it will sell OnePlus phones You've got a few different options when it comes to buying OnePlus phones in the UK, like Amazon or O2 – and now you've got one more, as Three has announced it's to start ranging OnePlus phones.OnePlus hasn't actually said ...
16:42, 05/10/2019

Best phones under Rs 12,000 in India for August 2019 Thanks to the ever-increasing competition in the budget smartphone segment in India, Indian smartphone buyers have never had it this good, especially in the sub-Rs 15,000 segment. There are options from several companies if you’re looking for ...
19:56, 08/18/2019

5G in Australia: the best phones and networks ranked With the next generation of mobile data connectivity already beginning to spread across Australia, it's time we start to look at how to get the most out of 5G.You can check out our detailed look into what 5G actually is, but the short and sweet ...
04:14, 07/25/2019

Cheapest 4G phones in India for May 2019 The adoption rate of 4G phones has been continuously increasing and the competition in this price segment is getting more intense. Brands are focusing on providing high end features on devices that don't necessarily have the best specifications....
10:28, 05/21/2019

OnePlus explains why its phones don't get given an IP rating OnePlus phones are some of our favorite phones, but there are certain areas where they don't match the top-end handsets, including waterproofing – and now OnePlus has pushed out a video to explain why.The clip shows what we think is a One...
01:00, 05/05/2019

Some Pixel 3a phones are randomly shutting down It hasn't even been two full weeks since Google's 3a and 3a XL were released to the public and some users are already reporting phone-breaking bugs. According to users on a number of forums like Reddit and Google support pages, the new hand...
20:42, 05/20/2019

Samsung wants to blockchainify its budget phones Despite the lackluster launch of the latest Samsung Galaxy S10’s cryptocurrency and blockchain features, the Korean tech giant is reportedly looking to trickle the technology down to its budget smartphones. In an announcement yesterday, senior managi...
15:42, 05/14/2019

Best "affordable flagship" phones in 2019 What are the best "affordable flagship phones" this year? To answer that, we have to first define the curious phenomenon of a "budget flagship". First, we know that people want the best phone they can get, but of course without paying the high bill t...
13:42, 06/11/2019

The best USB power banks for phones and tablets By Sarah Witman This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full guide to USB power banks for p...
18:42, 06/07/2019

Two new Motorola phones coming soon: One Action and One Pro Motorola is on fire this year and not without reason, as Lenovo recently announced that the US-based company is profitable once more. After successfully launching the One Vision, Motorola is readying at least two more mid-range devices.Back in April,...
07:42, 05/28/2019

Best Mobile Phones to Buy Under Rs. 25,000 in India Today Best mobile phones under 25000: Poco F1 and Vivo V11 Pro feature in our top picks of best smartphones priced below Rs. 25,000. The list also includes Nokia 8, and Oppo F11 Pro....
13:28, 05/25/2019

Nearly everything there is to know about Google’s next Pixel phones just leaked Hardcore Android fans absolutely adore Google’s Pixel smartphones… but pretty much no one else buys them. They’re fantastic handsets, don’t get us wrong, but Google simply doesn’t have the same marketing muscle as compa...
16:28, 05/02/2019

Cheap phones just got a new competitor with the Redmi 7A Cheap smartphones are a competitive market, and there are plenty of great affordable smartphones for less than £200 you can pick up if you don’t want to spend a lot. However, there are few for £100 that are much good – but Xia...
11:14, 08/22/2019

5G and foldable phones: The promises and problems TechRepublic's Karen Roby and CNET's Jessica Dolcourt discuss the current and future state of the smartphone industry and the much-anticipated benefits of 5G....
00:14, 08/16/2019

Best phones under Rs 15,000 in India for June 2019 One of the extremely crowded mobile phone segment, the sub-Rs 15,000 budget range is making Indian consumers spoilt for choices. This particular segment is filled with phones by companies like Xiaomi, Samsung, Nokia among others making it harder for ...
13:14, 06/06/2019

Man Caught Playing Pokemon Go On Eight Phones In His Car You know how there’s a warning on Pokemon Go not to play the game while driving? This guy never got the memo, and when he is eventually sent it, needs it sent another seven times, just to be sure....
05:00, 08/16/2019

LG phones 2019: finding the best LG phone for you LG's phones may not seem like the most exciting devices on the market, as Samsung and Apple continue to dominate the premium smartphone space. Even the best LG phones have a bit of trouble keeping up, but they often have unique features that mak...
18:14, 06/25/2019

Bird beefs up new escooter with a 50% larger battery Bird's new escooter design -- the Bird Two -- features a battery that's 50% larger than that of its predecessor, plus a seamless and durable design.Read More...
18:42, 08/01/2019

Tesla to update battery software following car fires Tesla Inc will update its battery software after two recent fires involving its Model S electric vehicles (EV) in Shanghai and Hong Kong, the U.S. automaker said on Thursday, adding that investigations into the incidents are ongoing....
06:00, 05/16/2019

Nokia 3.2 arrives in the UK, promising a two-day battery life The Nokia 3.2 is now available to buy in the UK, and it arrives with a big screen and the promise of two-day battery life.The Nokia 3.2 is available to buy from Amazon, John Lewis, Argos and AO starting at £129.99, making it a highly affordable ...
13:14, 06/20/2019

Toyota, China's BYD team up to develop battery EVs Toyota Motor said it would develop battery electric vehicles (EVs) and batteries with BYD Co Ltd, in a sign it was ramping up partnerships with Chinese players as planned to build affordable EVs for the world's top auto market....
12:56, 07/19/2019

Battery problem affected Hamilton's qualifying Lewis Hamilton's Spanish Grand Prix qualifying was affected by a battery problem, Mercedes principal Toto Wolff said on Saturday after the reigning champion lost out to team mate Valtteri Bottas in the battle for pole position....
23:56, 05/11/2019

Nintendo announces new Switch with better battery life Nintendo revealed this week it’ll be releasing an upgraded version of the Switch, with a longer-lasting battery. So now we can play Breath of the Wild for over five hours — as if we weren’t doing that already. The company first revealed the new model...
22:00, 07/17/2019

Volkswagen to invest $1.1B in battery production plant BERLIN — Automaker Volkswagen AG says it is investing 1 billion euros ($1.12 billion) to set up a battery production plant in Germany. Chief executive Herbert Diess said Tuesday that the factory is part of the company’s effort to electrify its ...
11:28, 05/14/2019

Urias arrested for suspicion of domestic battery Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias, who was arrested Monday on suspicion of domestic violence/battery spent the night in jail and was released Tuesday after posting $20,000 bail....
17:28, 05/14/2019

Just add water: salt battery could help renewable energy use BERLIN (AP) — Amid the hum and heat of Berlin’s Reuter thermal power station stands a shining contraption that looks out of place in the decades-old machine hall. Its silver pipes and vats contain a substance that Vattenfall, the plant’s ...
13:28, 05/09/2019

BBC defends Jo Brand over battery acid joke The BBC has defended Jo Brand against claims she incited violence with a joke about throwing battery acid during a radio show, saying panellists are often "deliberately provocative" but "not intended to be taken seriously"....
12:00, 06/13/2019

The $139 Nokia 2.2 brings back the removable battery The Nokia 2.2. [credit: Nokia ] How cheap do you like your smartphones? HMD is bringing the latest version of the Nokia 2, called the "Nok...
02:28, 07/17/2019

How to See if Your MacBook is Eligible For a Free Battery Replacement If you have a 13-inch MacBook Pro that was made between October of 2016 and October of 2017 then you might be eligible for a free battery replacement....
03:28, 05/12/2019

CHEAP: Never run out of juice with this $5 (!) Morphie external battery Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Despite all the joys that gadgets, gear, and general electronics have bought me, there’s one downfall: battery. Everything always needs to be recharged and, well,...
13:00, 05/13/2019

Save $27 Off an iPhone XR Smart Battery Case Apple’s surprisingly terrific smart iPhone battery cases just made an unexpected comeback for the latest generation of iPhones, and, right now, a black case for the iPhone XR is just $102, or $27 off on Amazon....
19:14, 05/15/2019

More USB Battery Packs Should Include Qi Wireless Charging Power banks are simple devices. Shopping for them, however, is another story. Dozens of manufacturers sell batteries in a variety of sizes and with any number of different features, so it can be difficult even to know where to start....
01:56, 08/08/2019

New Nintendo Switch arrives with better battery life while looking exactly the same A new Nintendo Switch has been quietly announced, which is claimed to offer better battery life than the original version of the Switch, while sporting the exact same design.The improvement in battery life appears to be substantial, with Nintendo quo...
16:00, 07/17/2019

This might be your last chance to get the big-battery Moto E4 Plus at a 50 percent discount The Moto E4 Plus is far from Motorola's latest budget-friendly trooper, but even though the newer and arguably better Moto G7, G7 Power, and G7 Play have been repeatedly discounted of late, this modest 5.5-incher released all the way back in 2017 has...
10:56, 06/18/2019

A battery-free sensor for underwater exploration To investigate the vastly unexplored oceans covering most our planet, researchers aim to build a submerged network of interconnected sensors that send data to the surface — an underwater “internet of things.” But how to supply constant power to score...
17:14, 08/21/2019

LG Chem sues rival SK over battery secrets Battery maker LG Chem has sued rival SK Innovation in the U.S. for allegedly stealing trade secrets by poaching scores of highly knowledgeable employees....
20:42, 04/30/2019

Surface Pro 5 and 6 update gives you better battery life and Wi-Fi performance Surface Pro 6 (and 5) owners have got fresh firmware which brings a range of benefits including better battery life and in some cases wireless performance.Provided you’re running the Windows 10 April 2018 Update or better, you will receive a S...
13:56, 08/06/2019

Energizer's Gigantic Battery Phone Just Ran Out of Juice Earlier this year, the Energizer Power Max P18K Pop made a splash at Mobile World Congress thanks to its massive size and 18,000mAh battery. But while everyone wants better battery life on their smartphones, it turns out no one wants it so bad that t...
18:28, 04/30/2019

RAC launches EV flat-battery recovery scheme New portable charger has been installed in six patrol vans so far UK-developed device can recharge 99% of electric vehicles stranded at the roadside The RAC has launched a new emergency charger for drivers of electric vehicles stranded at the road...
14:28, 05/01/2019

One Of the Smallest USB-C PD Battery Packs We've Ever Seen Only Costs $15 [Exclusive] Until very recently, USB-C Power Delivery battery packs were exclusively large. Like 20,000mAh or more, and a few pounds to boot. But if you don’t need that much power for a few hours on a plane, this pack from Xcentz is a svelte 10,000mAh, and only ...
20:56, 05/29/2019

Apple’s new battery optimizer is iOS 13’s most underrated feature Apple’s under-the-radar battery optimizer is iOS 13’s most unheralded feature While we debate the merits of a $1,000 monitor stand, one of the coolest things to come from yesterday’s WWDC event was an iOS 13 feature that didn’t even get mentioned. Ac...
03:42, 06/05/2019

Hyundai's Ioniq EV gets a bigger battery and more connectivity Hyundai is refreshing its Ioniq line-up with the hybrid, plug-in hybrid, and electric models all getting design tweaks and new features. The EV in particular will get a larger, 38.3 kWh battery pack that has 36 percent more storage capacity than its....
23:14, 05/03/2019

Asia In Charge Of Electric Car Battery Production Europe is looking catch up with the Asian Markets, with France and Germany saying on Thursday they would form an alliance to develop next-generation batteries in a bid to counteract Asia's dominance....
12:14, 05/03/2019

Tesla is quietly developing its own EV battery cells Tesla has powered its electric cars using Panasonic's battery cells for years, but it may ready for a greater degree of independence going forward. Employees talking to CNBC claim that Tesla is developing its own "advanced" lithium-ion battery ...
03:28, 06/27/2019

The phone with the biggest battery in the world has been canceled The Energizer Power Max P18K Pop was announced at MWC 2019 back in February as the smartphone with the world’s biggest battery. But just two months later, the product has been officially canceled.The company behind Energizer’s recent devices, Avenir ...
12:28, 05/02/2019

This flagship's battery life puts all others to shame With Huawei's phones in the penalty box until mid-August when we will know if the White House will allow them to receive further Android updates, there aren't many options for Android flagships with great battery life any more. All other popular ones...
16:56, 06/04/2019

New Huawei Phones Won't Come With Facebook, Instagram or WhatsApp Facebook will no longer allow its apps to come pre-installed on mobile devices made by Huawei Technologies following the U.S. blacklisting of the Chinese tech giant, dealing another blow to its booming smartphone business....
13:42, 06/07/2019

Mediatek's 5G chipsets are ready for cheaper next-gen phones The first wave of 5G devices carried a high premium, but MediaTek is working hard to ensure that budget handsets aren't left behind. The company has announced a new 5G-compatible system-on-chip that will offer decent performance and 5G connectiv...
08:56, 05/29/2019

More Mobile Phones Than Humans In The World: Report Thanks to the Internet and its affordability, the world recorded more mobile phones than the people using it, according to the latest data from the United Nations' International Telecommunications......
06:28, 05/01/2019

Google says services on Huawei phones still will function Google is assuring users of Huawei smartphones the American company's services still will work on them following U.S. government restrictions on doing business with the Chinese tech giant....
15:00, 05/20/2019

Huawei has already shipped 100 million phones in 2019 After shipping 206 million smartphones last year (half of them sent out of China), Huawei delivered 59 million units in the first quarter of this year. That was up 50.3% on an annual basis and put Huawei ahead of Apple and trailing only Samsung in th...
22:56, 06/21/2019

Microsoft just teased an AR Minecraft game for phones While Microsoft spent most of the day focusing on enterprise solutions, including a way to protect elections from malicious software, it ended the Build 2019 keynote with a surprise announcement for a new augmented reality (AR) Minecraft experience c...
23:42, 05/06/2019

UK Police Want Rape Survivors to Hand Over Their Phones Survivors of sexual assault in England and Wales will now risk having their case dropped if they don’t hand over their electronic devices to police, giving law enforcement access to some of their most intimate personal data. Victims also risk being c...
01:56, 04/30/2019

Many Teens Check Their Phones in Middle of Night Teenagers are so attached to their smartphones that more than a third of them wake up in the middle of the night and check the devices, according to a new survey....
08:00, 05/29/2019

Best budget smartphones in India 2019: phones under Rs 10,000 When it comes to more affordable smartphones there are devices existing in the market that have the latest mid-range processors, priced affordably.Moreover, there is a lot to come. We were expecting the Moto G7 Play to debut under the given budg...
13:14, 06/06/2019

The $550 OnePlus 6T makes me feel like I know something that others who buy expensive phones don't Antonio Villas-Boas/Business Insider The OnePlus 6T is now "the previous" phone now that OnePlus released its latest OnePlus 7 Pro. OnePlus is still selling the OnePlus 6T in the US in place of the regular OnePlus 7 — without the "pro" part &m...
22:14, 05/17/2019

Verizon to start locking phones for 60 days Verizon has succeeded in gaining a partial waiver from the "C-block rules" put in place in 2007 which allows the carrier to add a temporary lock on all new phones....
01:42, 06/27/2019

Consumers Will Be Able to Pay for Doctor Visits on Their Phones, Via Anthem Anthem is launching an app to help consumers schedule and pay for medical visits through their smartphones, as well as learn potential diagnoses and text with doctors....
14:00, 07/22/2019

Samsung to bring three Galaxy A series phones to the US Samsung is expected to bring three Galaxy A series phones to the United States: Galaxy A20, A50 and A70. These are part of the new wave of smartphones announced this year by the South Korean company and will be offered in the US through various carri...
12:28, 05/02/2019

China loads surveillance app onto tourists' phones China's far-reaching security network is targeting tourists, with border guards secretly installing a surveillance app onto the phones of visitors to Xinjiang, according to a joint report by several major international media organizations....
15:28, 07/03/2019

AT&T employees bribed with $1M to unlock millions of phones AT&T employees unlocked millions of mobile phones to plant malware and remove the phones from the provider’s network — all for thousands of dollars in bribes. The details were revealed after the US Department of Justice opened a case against Muhammad...
13:56, 08/07/2019

Facebook suspends app pre-installs on Huawei phones Facebook is no longer allowing pre-installation of its apps on Huawei phones, the latest blow for the Chinese tech giant as it struggles to keep its business afloat in the face of a U.S. ban on its purchase of American parts and software....
12:00, 06/07/2019

China is installing spyware on tourists' phones Visitors to Xinjiang in northwest China are experiencing a nasty surprise in the form of a spyware app that's being forcefully installed on their phones....
17:14, 07/03/2019

Best camera phones under Rs 20,000 in India for August 2019 Two years ago, finding a budget smartphone with a good camera would have been possible only if you went the seconds route and bought a used smartphone. Fast forward to 2019, though, and the entire scenario has changed for good.Still, it is easy to ge...
19:42, 08/21/2019

Best business smartphone of 2019: top phones for work Having the best business smartphone is an absolute essential for many workers these days.With phone makers offering devices perfect for employees of all levels, we’ve updated this guide to give you the very latest buying advice to help you cho...
19:00, 08/14/2019

Google Maps' AR walking directions comes to many more phones One of Google's coolest apps, by far, has yet to see the light of day for most users. I'm talking about Maps' live AR walking directions -- now known as Live View -- that shows you via a Pokémon-like visual overlay how to get to...
22:14, 08/08/2019

The Triggers That Make Us Check Our Phones Most Often... and How to Fight Them Reaching for your phone in moments of silence, or because you simply struggle to disconnect, can be socially rude and emotionally tiring (especially if you’re a news fan). University of Washington researchers believe they have identified four common ...
16:28, 05/27/2019

Autocar confidential: Seat phones it in, Hyundai-Kia tries some DIY and more People aren't buying the XE because they haven't driven it, says Jaguar's marketing director Our reporters empty their notebooks to round up a week in gossip from across the automotive industry In this week's edition of Autocar confidential, we he...
03:56, 06/25/2019

Flying the unfriendly skies with cell phones There are few experiences that test your patience more than flying across the country in a tube, among hundreds of people, elbow to elbow, in a very cramped space. On top of that, most will also be carrying a cell phones and either don’t know t...
05:42, 07/27/2019

Opinion: Banning phones from roads is easier said than done The campaign to eradicate mobile phone usage is promising, but is there any feasible means of enforcing such a law? While today’s Transport Committee report shines a welcome spotlight on the epidemic of mobile phone use at the wheel, a request from ...
13:28, 08/13/2019

Motorola's $150 Moto E6 is less ambitious than the phones it replaces Motorola's reputation as a champion of excellent, inexpensive smartphones has never been seriously challenged, and devices like the new Moto Gs have helped the brand maintain its hold on the mid-range market. Of course, not everyone has $250 to...
01:28, 07/26/2019

Sprint 5G: coverage map, phones and speed tests The Sprint 5G coverage map is live in select US cities and they’re the second American carrier with a 5G phone. That’s a pretty good start for the nation’s fourth-largest network.Sprint 5G speed tests were found to offer 350 and ...
12:14, 06/08/2019

UN panel: Connect half the world, and $20 phones can help A U.N. panel is calling for greater cooperation to bring digital technology to roughly half the world’s people, and a senior Google executive says cellphones with Internet access are being created to sell for about $20 to help make this possible...
05:56, 06/11/2019

T-Mobile's Samsung Galaxy S10 phones are up to $200 off at Costco Thanks to a brand new deal that's now available at Costco, T-Mobile customers can save at least $150 on a Samsung Galaxy S10 smartphone, no trade in required. More exactly, Costco lets you buy a T-Mobile Galaxy S10e for $200 off the regular price, an...
03:56, 05/10/2019

Verizon 5G: phones, coverage map and rollout cities While Verizon started rolling out 5G for homes last fall, it's currently bringing the next generation of mobile communication tech online with a nationwide rollout this year. But where is it coming first and which phones will you be able to use ...
23:42, 05/31/2019

How 5G and foldable phones will benefit streaming companies 5G and foldable phones: have there been any technology trends in the news as much as these two? 5G promises massive capacity and low latency beyond what 4G can deliver. It brings greater speed (the ability to move more data faster), lower latenc...
15:42, 05/22/2019

T-Mobile 5G: phones, coverage map and cities rollout Next-gen 5G mobile networks are starting to launch all over the country to help users casually download data at lightning-fast speeds, and T-Mobile has its own.But unlike Verizon, Sprint and AT&T, T-Mobile has only confirmed a single 5G phone that wi...
01:56, 06/01/2019

President Says His Phones Were Among Hundreds Hacked in Brazil The hacking scheme has called into question the fairness of high-profile prosecutions in the wide-ranging corruption investigation known as Car Wash....
01:14, 07/26/2019

Best camera phones under Rs 20,000 in India for June 2019 The camera is a very important element of a smartphone today. As such, it's a no-brainer for smartphone makers to double down on their camera tech and make it further accessible.With the rise of dual and triple cameras on a phone, the sub-Rs 20,...
13:00, 06/10/2019

The best Samsung phones of 2019: finding the right Galaxy for you There are a lot of good Samsung phones out there from today and yesteryear, but how do they rank against each other? We're here to help you find out.Samsung is the biggest name in Android phones, and for good reason: the company's flagship ...
22:28, 06/10/2019

China installing spyware on tourists' phones Chinese border authorities have been installing an app on tourists' smartphones which gathers personal data including text messages and contacts, it has been reported....
13:28, 07/03/2019

EE stops selling Huawei phones as it launches 5G EE will not be selling the next generation of Huawei phones due to concerns about whether the devices could receive operating system updates from Google....
12:28, 05/22/2019

Schoolkids' phones are targets for fake news Can teens be vaccinated against online disinformation? DW's Teri Schultz reports on creative educational efforts to help young media consumers fend off viral lies....
19:14, 06/24/2019

Xiaomi's new Mi CC phones are aimed at young people Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi has struggled to sell phones recently, so now it's spreading its offerings to cater to specific sets of customers. In this case, it's targeting the younger generation with the launch of Mi CC, a new series of sma...
12:28, 06/24/2019

How do you raise a child without phones? Hire a coach How do you raise a child without phones? Hire a coach. That is what some families are doing to help kids. Nathan Rousseau Smith has the story.       ...
16:56, 07/08/2019

Huawei Phones Will Lose Some Google Services After U.S. Ban (BEIJING) — Google said Monday its basic services on Huawei smartphones still will function following U.S. sales curbs, but the Chinese tech giant faces the possible loss of other features and support. The announcement highlighted the growing d...
17:56, 05/20/2019

Google Stadia will only work with four phones at launch The main draw of the Google Stadia game streaming platform is that it can deliver triple-A gaming experiences, no matter where you are, over the internet with very little lag. 'Gaming on every screen you have' would be the paraphrased ...
10:56, 07/09/2019

The number of Nokia phones on US carriers grows to four with the 3.1 A and 3.1 C While the entry-level Nokia 2.2 is not officially scheduled for a commercial US release (at least not yet), the revived and rapidly growing brand already has a couple of other Android handsets headed to American carriers. Technically, the Nokia 3.1 A...
03:42, 06/08/2019

Snapdragon 855: phones list, specs and benchmarks There's a good chance that the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset is powering your smartphone if you bought a new device in 2019 and it's an Android. This small, 7nm chip delivers some impressive performance benchmarks for the new Samsung...
04:14, 07/03/2019

UE’s Wonderboom 2 speaker has a big battery, a new button, and OUTDOOR MODE I’m a big fan of UE audio gear. I’ve extolled the virtues of the BOOM 3 in the past, so when I heard about the just announced Wonderboom 2 – a Bluetooth speaker with a number of improvements over its predecessor – I was hyped. Shockingly, the Wonderb...
22:00, 06/05/2019

Justin Gimelstob Pleads No Contest in Battery Case Gimelstob, the tennis commentator, coach and ATP board member, was sentenced to three years’ probation and 60 days of community service after a felony charge was reduced to a misdemeanor....
21:39, 04/28/2019

Anker Saved Its Best PowerCore Battery Deals Ever For Prime Day In addition to our slate of Kinja Deals-exclusive Anker Prime Day deals, Amazon’s most popular gadget charging company is also running the best prices ever on a few of its ever-popular PowerCore battery packs, for one day only.Read more......
01:28, 07/16/2019

France, Germany agree on first battery cell consortium - FAZ France and Germany have asked the European Commission to green-light state subsidies for a cross-border battery cell consortium involving carmaker PSA with its German subsidiary Opel and Total's Saft, FAZ newspaper reported on Monday....
17:14, 04/29/2019

Anker's PowerCore Lite Battery Pack Has Never Been Cheaper Anker’s PowerCore battery packs dominate the portable charging landscape, and one of the most recent models packs in 20,000mAh of juice into a surprisingly svelte package....
00:14, 06/06/2019

Motorola just unveiled the $499 Moto Z4 with 2-day battery life and upgradeable 5G The cat was let out of the bag a little early regarding Motorola’s new Moto Z4, the $499 handset the company officially unveiled this morning — and which Amazon mistakenly sold to a user two days before we were supposed to, er, know it ex...
15:28, 05/30/2019

Government increases investment in UK electric battery centre A further £28 million will be invested in UK Battery Industralisation Centre near Coventry, as a step towards a British Gigafactory The Government will invest a further £28 million in the new UK Battery Industrialisation Centre, which will be tasked...
02:28, 05/16/2019

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2019) With 5,100mAh Battery, 2GB RAM Launched Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2019) has been launched with a metallic design and a 16:10 display. Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2019) price is yet to be revealed....
19:42, 07/06/2019

VW to reshuffle $56B battery push as Samsung deal at risk Samsung initially agreed with VW to deliver batteries for just over 20 gigawatt hours, enough to power 200,000 cars, before different views on production volume and schedule emerged during detailed negotiations....
15:00, 05/28/2019

Teen Mom's Amber Portwood Arrested for Domestic Battery Amber Portwood is in trouble with the law again and is back behind bars. The 29-year-old Teen Mom star was arrested and booked in jail on Friday on a domestic battery charge in her native......
19:42, 07/05/2019

Extreme E switches to WAE battery supply deal for first two seasons The Extreme E electric off-road SUV racing championship will use batteries provided by Williams Advanced Engineering and not McLaren Applied Technologies as had been previously announced...
15:00, 05/01/2019

5th woman accuses ex-UCLA gynecologist of sexual battery LOS ANGELES (AP) — A fifth woman has accused a retired University of California, Los Angeles gynecologist of sexually abusing her. The suit filed Friday alleges that Dr. James Heaps sexually touched her, made “inappropriate and humiliating comm...
05:14, 06/15/2019

Curtiss Zeus With V8-Type Battery Packs Revealed New pictures of Curtiss Motorcycles' Zeus electric motorcycle has been released, and the pictures show uniquely placed battery packs, like a conventional V8 engine would have....
17:42, 07/05/2019

Volkswagen to invest 1bn euros in battery production plant BERLIN (AP) — Automaker Volkswagen AG says it is investing 1 billion euros ($1.12 billion) to set up a battery production plant in Germany. Chief executive Herbert Diess said Tuesday that the factory is part of the company’s effort to electrify...
14:00, 05/14/2019

Hamilton: F1 battery issue part of 'not good enough' Spanish GP Q3 An imperfectly charged battery hindered the start of Lewis Hamilton's Spanish Grand Prix final qualifying session, but he believes Mercedes Formula 1 team-mate Valtteri Bottas was faster when it mattered...
19:28, 05/11/2019

If you're looking for an iPhone XS or XR Smart Battery Case, you shouldn't get it from Apple Apple is known for often favouring convenience and functionality over what might generally be regarded as a stylish hardware design, but even by those standards, the company's official iPhone smart battery cases seem... unnecessarily ugly. Nonetheles...
14:56, 05/31/2019

Amazfit GTR Smartwatch With Up to 72 Days Battery Life Launched Huami Amazfit GTR Smartwatch supports NFC, has 12 sports modes, offers 24-hour heart rate monitoring, sleep analysis, idle reminders, and is available to buy in China....
17:42, 07/16/2019

Volkswagen set to announce battery production plans: sources Volkswagen's supervisory board is on the brink of announcing the automaker's entry into battery cell production, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters on Monday....
18:42, 05/13/2019

These $99 wireless earbuds get 8 more hours battery life than AirPods The xFyro ARIA earbuds were designed by some of audio’s finest award-winning engineers, leading to a product that’s a true passion project for fidelity addicts. And when you look at what the ARIA earbuds can do, a pair of numbers jump out....
14:14, 06/18/2019

Meizu’s 16Xs packs a 48MP camera, 6GB RAM, and a 4,000 mAH battery for $245 We here at TNW have long recognized the fact that you don’t need the most expensive phones to get impressive performance. This was true years ago, and its doubly true today, as diminishing returns make the differences between mid-tier devices and top...
23:00, 05/31/2019

Texas toddler lands in ICU after swallowing dad's watch battery A Texas mother is warning about the dangers of everyday household objects after her toddler required emergency surgery to remove a watch battery from her esophagus. ...
17:00, 04/30/2019

U.S. to Send Antimissile Battery to Gulf to Counter Iran The U.S. military plans to deploy a Patriot antimissile system to the Persian Gulf area in response to growing threats from Iran, a U.S. defense official said....
23:28, 05/10/2019

Tesla to update battery software following car fire -Electrek Electric carmaker Tesla Inc will update its battery software after a Tesla Model S caught fire in a parking lot in a Hong Kong shopping mall on Sunday, Electrek reported on Wednesday....
08:14, 05/16/2019

Former officer pleads guilty to battery for punching suspect A former northeastern Indiana police officer has pleaded guilty to battery and resigned after authorities say he punched a man who refused to have his blood drawn for a drunken driving investigation....
16:14, 05/24/2019

Chinese start-up Seres searching for UK battery partner SF5 is an all-electric Jaguar I-Pace rival Company wants to sell its platform wholesale to a UK OEM to speed up production process Chinese electric-car start-up Seres is looking for a UK partner for its battery electric powertrain which currently ...
09:00, 07/18/2019

How to get the longest life out of your battery (and help prevent it from bursting into flames) We're surrounded by countless devices that each contain a rechargeable battery, and those batteries generally go unnoticed unless they stop working or do something more spectacular like burst into flames. Here's how to get the longest -- and safest ...
11:28, 08/03/2019

First battery-powered cruise ship sails for the Arctic The world's first cruise ship propelled partially by battery power is set to head out from northern Norway on its maiden voyage, cruise operator Hurtigruten said on Monday....
15:56, 07/01/2019

U.S., Europe increasingly anxious about shortage of battery materials Key players in battery production including automakers are becoming increasingly concerned about future shortages of key materials needed for batteries and are rushing to invest in their production....
06:28, 07/09/2019

Volkswagen to take stake in battery cell maker Northvolt FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Volkswagen says it is buying a stake in Swedish battery cell producer Northvolt AB and plans a joint factory in Germany ahead of increased production of electric vehicles next year. Wolfsburg-based Volkswagen said Wednesday ...
15:28, 06/12/2019

Florida Gators quarterback accused of sexual battery Florida quarterback Jalon Jones was accused of sexual battery last month though no criminal charges were filed, according to a police report obtained Thursday by the Tampa Bay Times....
06:00, 05/03/2019

Researchers make a robotic fish with a battery for blood Enlarge (credit: James Pikul) Lots of experimental robots involve a little bit of cheating. Rather than containing all the necessary electronics and energy sources, they have tethers and wires that provide power and control without weighing the rob...
01:42, 06/20/2019

Norway’s first battery-powered plane crashed into a lake Norway's first battery-powered airplane crashed into a lake yesterday, Reuters reports. While no one was harmed in the crash, the incident could be a set back for the country, which hopes to electrify all domestic flights by 2040....
20:42, 08/15/2019

Goal Zero Built the Ultimate USB Battery Pack, For a Price You know Goal Zero for their solar panels and giant camping batteries, but their new Sherpa 100PD battery pack promises to be useful whether you’re in the backcountry or in the office....
02:00, 07/10/2019

Nintendo Releasing New Switch Model With Better Battery Life This August, Nintendo is releasing a new Switch model with a longer battery life. It will be priced the same as the current model and, aside from the improved battery, feature the same specs....
18:28, 07/17/2019

iOS 13's killer feature will make your battery last longer... but there are downsides Do you want your battery to be charged to 100 percent as fast as possible, or do you want your last longer before it needs to be replaced? You decide!...
18:56, 07/17/2019

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 could have very fast charging and a big battery Samsung has started equipping some phones such as the Galaxy S10 5G with 25W fast charging, ensuring they can be juiced up faster than most phones, but the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 might charge even faster.At least, that’s the impression @Univer...
11:42, 05/07/2019

Revolutionary new tech can charge the Galaxy S10+ battery in just 13 minutes Smartphone vendors aren’t just trying to cram as much battery juice as possible in thinner and thinner phones that get more sophisticated components, but they’re also working on charging tech that would let you replenish the battery faste...
15:28, 06/20/2019

Lenovo to launch 5G laptops with all-day battery life by the end of 2019 The laptop market could soon be shaken up, with Lenovo unveiling 5G connected laptops with all-day battery lives by December 2019.This is according to 91mobiles, which apparently spoke to an anonymous Lenovo employee. Laptops that can connect to supe...
19:56, 07/31/2019

PG&E negotiates price cuts on five solar, battery contracts PG&E Corp on Thursday told a U.S. bankruptcy judge that it had reached agreements to cut prices by at least 10% on five power contracts, according to court papers....
06:42, 08/02/2019

VW will deepen alliances with battery suppliers for electric push Volkswagen has not been able to build as many electric cars as it wanted to because of a battery supply crunch so it will help to finance production by suppliers to back its aggressive push for mass producing EVs....
15:00, 07/08/2019

VW, BMW invest in Swedish battery cell producer Northvolt Volkswagen and BMW are among investors in Europe's biggest lithium-ion battery plant, Sweden's Northvolt said. Separately, VW said it was buying a 20 percent stake in Northvolt, which will also build a battery factory with VW in Germany....
18:56, 06/12/2019

Asus’ new Zenfone 6 has a flip-up camera and a 5,000mAh battery We’ve seen some whacky implementations from phone makers to overcome the notch: pop-up camera, pizza shaped-camera, and even a rotating camera. Now, Asus has added another method to the list by placing a flip-up camera into their latest flagship, the...
13:56, 05/17/2019

Tesla explores making its own battery cells, report says The electric carmaker is conducting battery cell research at a "skunk works lab" near its Fremont, Calif., plant, CNBC reported. Making the cells in-house could reduce Tesla's dependence on Panasonic....
21:14, 06/28/2019

Toyota strikes battery deal with China's CATL The agreement is part of a push by global automakers to secure batteries for a growing number of electric vehicles amid capacity constraints and limited access to raw materials...
12:56, 07/17/2019

VW to deepen alliances with battery suppliers for electric push Volkswagen will create joint ventures and help finance battery production to persuade skeptical cell suppliers to back its aggressive push for mass producing electric vehicles, board member Stefan Sommer told Reuters....
10:56, 07/08/2019

The Morning After: Apple's 15-inch MacBook Pro battery recall Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Feeling alright after last night's Neon Genesis Evangelion binge? Let's catch up with the news. Google is getting out of the tablet business, and Apple might need to take a look at your 15-inch MacBook...
18:42, 06/21/2019

Tiny robot leaps around carrying its own battery, electronics Enlarge / A Tribot leaps ahead of its peers. (credit: EPFL) Robots have traditionally been roughly humanoid in form, which has some obvious advantages, in that the robots are better able to integrate into a human-designed environment. But there are...
02:56, 07/11/2019

Microsoft Surface Pro 5 and 6 are reportedly suffering serious battery problems Surface Pro 5 and 6 hybrids are being affected by frustrating battery issues in some cases, at least going by reports from a number of owners online.This was highlighted by Windows Latest which spotted several posts on Microsoft’s Answers.com ...
12:56, 08/22/2019

ASUS' ZenFone 6 has a flippable camera and giant battery It's no secret that ASUS had been struggling in the smartphone world, but following the resignation of its previous CEO, the company has since shifted its focus from the masses to power users, with last year's ROG Phone already hinting at a...
21:00, 05/16/2019

Tesla's Megapack is a battery built for the electrical grid Tesla's utility-sized energy storage has become a practical reality. The tech company has introduced the Megapack, a container-sized battery meant for "large-scale" storage that could help quickly deploy renewable energy and even replace conven...
05:00, 07/30/2019

Phone battery dying? Here are some ways to get a full day on one charge Smartphone batteries can last through the evening if managed correctly. Close apps, adjust brightness and if all else fails, but an external battery.       ...
13:56, 07/18/2019

VW enters partnership with Swedish battery maker Northvolt The Swedish start-up has announced the German automaker will invest heavily in two new battery plants. The factories, located in Sweden and Germany, are intended to compete with Tesla and Asian suppliers....
00:28, 06/13/2019

Cooling caused Formula E's first Gen2 battery DNF for Lotterer A battery cooling system issue led to Andre Lotterer's retirement from Formula E's Berlin race, Autosport understands - the first publicly-communicated DNF caused by the Gen2 car's new power source...
15:14, 05/26/2019

Audi’s First Real Electric Car Is Already Being Recalled for Battery Fires The Audi E-Tron electric SUV is off to a great start with, wait, no, actually it is already getting a recall and it’s for potential battery fires. Nobody has been hurt with the roughly 540 cars sold in America thus far, Audi claims, but it’s not a go...
22:42, 06/10/2019

Surveillance app installed on phones of Xinjiang visitors: report China's far-reaching security network is targeting tourists, with border guards secretly installing a surveillance app onto the phones of visitors to Xinjiang, according to a joint report by several major international media organizations....
13:14, 07/03/2019

Amazon's Big Sale on Mobile Phones Kicks Off, Here Are the Best Offers Amazon's Fab Phones Fest sale has kicked off today with deals and offers on a bunch of popular smartphones. The sale will continue until June 13. We have picked out some of the best deals and offers......
11:56, 06/10/2019

PUBG Mobile Lite Launched in India for Phones With Less Than 2GB of RAM PUBG Mobile Lite is now available in India. The India launch of the game comes almost a year after PUBG Mobile Lite made its debut in the Google Play Store for users in Philippines....
13:14, 07/26/2019

Redmi K20 Pro, Realme X, 3 More Phones to Go on Flash Sale This Sunday Flipkart is hosting a Super Flash Sunday sale wherein five phones - Redmi K20 Pro, Redmi K20, Redmi 7A, Realme X, and Realme 3i – will all go on flash sale at 12pm IST on July 28....
15:42, 07/26/2019

Xiaomi Launches a Gamepad for Its Popular Redmi K20 Phones Xiaomi sub-brand Redmi has launched a new gamepad for its Redmi K20 series phones in China. The gamepad will go on sale in China starting tomorrow, August 3....
11:28, 08/02/2019

Apple and Huawei make the toughest phones, says study It may not come as a surprise that Apple makes quality phones that rarely need to be repaired - after all, it makes the most expensive phones on average - but putting Huawei high up on that list is pretty telling, too. Research firm Harris Interactiv...
03:42, 06/08/2019

Verizon CEO expects 5G in 50% of U.S. land by 2020, 50% of phones by 2024 A prickly TV interview suggested that 5G might take longer to reach customers than expected, but Hans Vestberg's responses aren't as bad as they looked.Read More...
18:42, 08/01/2019

The best Motorola phones of 2019: find the best Moto smartphone for you If you're looking at an affordable smartphone, you've surely noticed that there are plenty of Motorola handsets covering a variety of lower price points, which can make it a bit confusing when trying to pick a specific new phone.While none ...
22:28, 06/10/2019

PM targets drugs, weapons and phones in prison crackdown Prisons must not be "factories for making bad people worse", Boris Johnson has warned, as he announced £100m investment to boost security and cut crime in jails....
00:00, 08/13/2019

Apple and Samsung earnings show most people don't want $1,000 phones Apple and Samsung's earnings both show that sales of expensive premium phones are down. Instead, people want affordable phones with good cameras and long battery life....
20:14, 07/31/2019

Mobile Phones a Flight Danger? They Are on These Boeing Jets US government officials in 2014 revealed an alarming safety issue: Passenger cellphones and other types of radio signals could pose a crash threat to some models of Boeing 737 and 777 airplanes....
15:28, 07/19/2019

Sheikh Hasina Phones PM Modi, Congratulates Him On Big Victory Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday telephoned her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi to congratulate him on his victory in the general elections during which the two leaders pledged to......
00:14, 05/24/2019

Oppo renders remind us that foldable phones are still a 'thing' It's been a long time since we last heard news about foldable phones, either in terms of real handsets or prospective ones in the form of leaks and renders – but some new images have popped up to remind us of this once-exciting form facto...
13:00, 06/10/2019

The Hottest Phones for the Next Billion Users Aren't Smartphones Millions of first-time internet consumers are connecting to the web on a new breed of device that only costs about $25. These smart feature phones make up one of the industry’s fastest-growing and least-known segments....
16:28, 07/23/2019

Facebook will no longer preinstall its apps on Huawei phones Facebook will no longer pre-install its apps on Huawei phones, the latest blow for the Chinese firm as it struggles in the wake of a U.S. trade ban.Read More...
00:14, 06/08/2019

Many teens sleep with their phones, survey finds — just like their parents Researchers long have warned that poor sleep habits from mobile usage can undermine cognitive functioning and mental health while increasing obesity rates....
09:56, 05/29/2019

The top three phones in North America accounted for 25% of total shipments in Q1 The smartphone industry suffered its biggest year-over-year decline in quarterly shipments in North America during the first quarter of 2019. According to Canalys, deliveries of smartphones in North America hit a five-year low during the period from ...
01:56, 05/10/2019

Caller phones 911 over comedian’s Middle Eastern joke NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — An audience member called 911 on an Egyptian-American comedian who made a joke about being of Middle Eastern descent. The caller called police Sunday, one day after Ahmed Ahmed performed at the Off The Hook Comedy Club in Naples, ...
13:56, 05/17/2019

Teens Smuggle Burner Phones to Defy Parents For many teens, and even younger kids, smartphones have become a lifeline—the source of all social connection. The loss of a phone and the fear of missing out can cause teens to resort to desperate measures....
17:42, 05/14/2019

Canadian sentenced for selling encrypted phones to criminals SAN DIEGO (AP) — A Canadian man who sold encrypted Blackberry smartphones to criminals worldwide has been sentenced to nine years in prison. The San Diego Union-Tribune says Vincent Ramos was sentenced Tuesday in San Diego for helping clients includi...
06:14, 05/29/2019

MediaTek Teases Helio G90 Chipset for Gaming Phones MediaTek on Tuesday allowed a peek into the Helio G90 -- its first dedicated gaming chipset. The teaser poster that announced its existence, did not reveal much....
09:28, 07/17/2019

HTC stops selling phones in UK while patent dispute rumbles on HTC has stopped selling phones through its UK website while a patent issue plays out. Its handsets are all listed as out of stock, including the Exodus 1 blockchain phone, though the company is still selling them in other nations. They're also a...
08:14, 08/06/2019

Google will pay owners of faulty original Pixel phones up to $500 A group of OG Pixel and Pixel XL owners filed a lawsuit against Google back in 2018 accusing the company of knowingly selling devices with faulty microphones. Now, the tech giant has agreed to settle the class-action complaint and will pay those cust...
12:56, 05/15/2019

Man charged with bribing AT&T staff to illegally unlock phones There's no question that there's a market for unlocked phones, but one man may have been too eager to profit from that demand. The US has charged Pakistani citizen Muhammad Fahd with bribing staff at AT&T's call center in Bothell,...
15:28, 08/07/2019

Samsung Galaxy S10 5G, Oppo Reno 5G, and more 5G phones hit UK shelves We're slowly seeing 5G in the UK become a larger-scale operation – first Vodafone made the first 5G phone available to buy, then EE launched the first 5G network with one phone running on it, but a few more phones are now available on the...
11:14, 06/07/2019

Best phones in Australia 2019: top 10 smartphones tested and ranked UPDATE: While we'd previously placed Huawei's P30 Pro and Mate 20 Pro in much higher positions, the ongoing trouble the company faces with the US Government casts a great deal of uncertainty on the degree of support its products will receiv...
10:00, 05/29/2019

NYT: Conspiracy theories that 5G phones cause cancer originate from Russia After so many years of talking about the miracle that 5G will be for everything tech-related, it finally happened: 5G is here. “Here” is Korea, the US, and Switzerland, for the time being, although more and more countries will be getting ...
07:14, 05/14/2019

FCC ruling gives Verizon approval to lock new phones for 60 days Back in February, Verizon asked the FCC to allow it to SIM lock for 60 days all new phones that it sells. At the time, the nation's largest carrier said that it requested this to protect its customers from fraud and identity theft. Because the compan...
05:28, 06/26/2019

Officers, Employees In UP Prisons Prohibited From Using Mobile Phones The Uttar Pradesh government has prohibited the use of mobile phones in jails for officers and employees. Jail superintendents and jailors, however, are allowed to use their closed user group numbers....
22:42, 07/30/2019

Google Pixel phones can use text-to-speech to talk to 911 for you In the event of an emergency, your first instinct might be to call 911. But in certain situations, you may not be able to speak with an operator. Whether that's because you're injured, in a dangerous situation or have a speech impairment, G...
05:28, 08/02/2019

Best budget and affordable phones in 2019: a buyer's guide When it comes to technology, some people just don’t find it reasonable to spend crazy amounts of money on a gadget that gets old in just a couple of years. Yet, those same people still want the full smartphone experience, the camera, the apps, and th...
21:28, 06/11/2019

Samsung Galaxy M-Series Phones Discounted by Up To Rs. 1,000 on Amazon Samsung Galaxy M30, Galaxy M20, and Galaxy M10 are currently available with a discount of up to Rs. 1,000 on their original asking price, and more offers in tow....
11:42, 07/22/2019

Flipkart and Amazon Sales: Here Are the Best Offers on Mobile Phones Flipkart and Amazon are in the middle of their Independence Day (August 15) special sales right now. Both the popular online marketplaces are offering hundreds of deals. We've picked out the best......
14:42, 08/09/2019

The best smartphone of 2019: 15 top mobile phones tested and ranked Our best smartphone list brings you 15 of the best phones available right now, but if you already have your mobile OS alliance set you'll want to check out either our best Android phone or best iPhone ranking.If what's on offer in our best ...
19:00, 07/02/2019

EE drops Huawei phones from its 5G network launch lineup BT-owned mobile operator follows Google’s move and says it will put devices ‘on pause’The BT-owned mobile operator EE will turn on the UK’s first 5G network on 30 May in six cities, but has dropped Huawei phones from its launch plans.Britain’s larges...
17:00, 05/22/2019

Loads of OnePlus 7 features are coming to older phones If you can’t justify upgrading to a OnePlus 7 or OnePlus 7 Pro you won’t necessarily have to miss out on all their new features, as OnePlus has revealed that a large number of them are coming to the OnePlus 6T, OnePlus 6, OnePlus 5T and...
12:00, 05/29/2019

LG's 5G Phones in Doubt as Chip Deal With Qualcomm Set to Expire LG's new 5G smartphone looked uncertain on Wednesday after the firm said it was unable to narrow differences with Qualcomm to renew a chip licence deal that is due to expire this month....
12:42, 06/12/2019

Exclusive: Facebook suspends app pre-installs on Huawei phones Facebook Inc is no longer allowing pre-installation of its apps on Huawei phones, the latest blow for the Chinese tech giant as it struggles to keep its business afloat in the face of a U.S. ban on its purchase of American parts and software....
07:42, 06/07/2019

MPs call for tougher penalties on drivers using mobile phones Committee says ban on hands-free use should be considered amid rise in road deathsTougher restrictions on drivers using mobile phones, including extending the ban to hands-free devices, should be considered, MPs have said.The transport select committ...
07:00, 08/13/2019

US delays China tariffs for laptops and mobile phones The US is to delay imposing 10% tariffs on a number of Chinese products including laptops and phones until December - helping Wall Street shares bounce back after a big sell-off....
18:43, 08/13/2019

Best dual-camera phones in India for August 2019 Two's better than one, and so dual camera phones were born. While they are not new, smartphone makers have been experimenting for years to optimise and find the best combination at different price segments.While Huawei has broken new ground with...
04:00, 08/23/2019

Madonna says phones ruined her relationship with her kids – what about your family? Do you have to call your children seven times before they come to the dinner table? Do you have a system to limit their usage? Tell us about your battlesMadonna said in a recent interview: “I made a mistake when I gave my older children phones when t...
22:56, 05/06/2019

One of the Galaxy Note 10’s best new features has already been hacked to run on other Samsung phones When Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Note 10 at its Unpacked event last week, the company confirmed all the rumors that preceded the press conference, including reports that said the phone would feature deeper integration with Microsoft’s Windows 1...
21:00, 08/15/2019

Best cheap phones 2019: our top budget mobiles in India Notches, the disappearing 3.5mm headphone jack and multiple cameras are all the rage this year. Not to mention making screens as bezel-less as possible. Once flagship models initiate a design or functionality trend, it's rare that new devices in...
07:28, 05/06/2019

iPhone 11: here's what we know about new phones, expected release date Apple is expected to offer marginal upgrades, mostly with performance, and an upgraded camera for the top of the line models with three lenses, vs. 2.       ...
04:14, 08/17/2019

| Mobile phones are replacing bank accounts in Africa Sub-Saharan Africa has more mobile-money accounts than anywhere else in the world with about 396 million registered users at the end of 2018, a 14% increase from a year earlier, according to the GSM Association....
13:57, 08/13/2019

Best Buy already has a great deal on Google’s brand new Pixel 3a phones For the first time, Google yesterday used its annual I/O developer event to introduce new smartphone hardware in the form of the Pixel 3a and the Pixel 3a XL. The names don’t exactly roll off the tongue but the devices themselves are quite comp...
22:14, 05/08/2019

Huawei reportedly cuts shipments of its flagship phones After being banned from accessing its U.S. supply chain, Huawei decided in May to stop taking orders for its low and mid-range handsets that aren't powered by the company's Kirin chipsets. Huawei has reportedly stockpiled a year's worth of chips and ...
05:56, 06/20/2019

Forget the Galaxy Note 10, this is what phones with waterfall displays should really look like The Galaxy Note 10’s design is hardly going to be the most exciting all-screen design of the year, especially if you’re in the market for phones with curved edges. Samsung’s display features a conservative screen curvature meant to ...
17:00, 08/15/2019

Bizarre New Materials Could Make Bendy Phones That Work Flexible phones are only now possible because of fancy materials, ones that likely don’t have all the kinks worked out yet. Enter the "metamaterial."...
22:00, 04/28/2019

TikTok Is the Latest Reason Teens Are Addicted to Their Phones The app is perfect for spreading memes, the lingua franca of the web. But good luck deciphering things like the ‘microwave challenge’ if you’re not in on the joke....
21:56, 04/28/2019

Best Buy robbers make off with $14,000 worth of phones in broad daylight "Oh, the places you'll go", said Dr Seuss, and he certainly meant the meandering ways your life is going to develop until you reach that point when you break into a Best Buy storage closet on a sunny afternoon to steal 17 phones worth $14,000.Accordi...
18:42, 05/08/2019

The Pixel 3a series isn't a one-off; Google has plans for more affordable phones The Pixel 3a series represents Google’s first attempt at producing non-flagship smartphones and, although device sales have only just commenced, the internet giant does already feel pretty confident about its future in the segment. Google is committe...
00:28, 05/08/2019

Best dual-camera phones in India for April 2019 Dual-camera phones are not particularly new. However, since the Apple iPhone 7 Plus was announced in 2016, manufacturers have been finding new routes to produce the best camera on phones with the help of a dual camera setup. In fact, we  wi...
14:00, 07/15/2019

UK travellers' phones could be checked at Hong Kong border Devices may be examined at crossings to mainland China, Foreign Office saysHong Kong latest: protesters join hands in 30-mile human chainBritish travellers heading to Hong Kong have been told their electronic devices could be checked at the border wi...
10:14, 08/24/2019

Flipkart and Amazon Sales: The Best Offers on Mobile Phones Flipkart and Amazon are currently hosting their big online summer sales. We have handpicked the best offers available on mobile phones on both the sales right now....
08:56, 05/05/2019

Google Pixel 3a: 7 missing features that you would get on more expensive phones The Google Pixel 3a and the Pixel 3a XL are truly a new kind of a budget phone: while others have been making affordable phones that look good, but lack substance, Google did the exact opposite with its new 3a series as they promise smooth performanc...
23:00, 05/07/2019

N4T Investigators: Young father needs surgery for failing pacemaker battery TUCSON – For people dealing with heart problems, medical science offers lifesaving technology, but one young Tucson father is learning that technology can sometimes be unpredictable. “I didn’t know there was a problem until they called me...
04:00, 05/09/2019

Vivo Y7s With 4,500mAh Battery, Triple Rear Cameras Launched Vivo Y7s has been launched in China, and it looks like a rebranded Vivo S1 global variant with the Helio P65 SoC, colour options, and a large 4,500mAh battery....
11:42, 07/18/2019

The New Soundboks is a massive, pro-level, battery-powered Bluetooth speaker The New Soundboks is impressive. It has everything: a sturdy housing, Bluetooth, large battery, XLR-inputs and several methods to connect multiple Soundboks. Indoor or out, the New Soundboks sounds great. The Soundboks isn’t shy. It’s an extrovert. T...
06:14, 08/16/2019

U.S. waives tariffs on Japanese aluminum for Tesla battery cells The U.S. Commerce Department has agreed to Tesla Inc's request to waive 10 percent tariffs on imported aluminum from Japan used in the manufacture of battery cells at Tesla's Nevada Gigafactory, government documents show....
01:28, 06/25/2019

HMRC pushes steep VAT increase for new solar-battery systems Treasury proposes rise from 5% to 20%, while the tax on coal will stay at lower rateHomes hoping to shrink their carbon footprints by installing a solar-battery system face a steep VAT increase from October under new laws proposed by HMRC.The Treasur...
20:56, 06/24/2019

Apple more upfront with iPhone users on battery health: UK watchdog Britain's competition watchdog said on Wednesday that Apple Inc has committed to be "clearer and more upfront" with iPhone users about battery health and performance, after the regulator looked into consumer concerns on the matter....
16:00, 05/22/2019

Lyft suspends its San Francisco e-bike program following battery fires Lyft has slammed the brakes on its San Francisco e-bike hire scheme after several bikes reportedly caught fire in the city. According to the San Francisco Examiner, the first incident happened on July 27, with another battery fire confirmed on July 3...
19:28, 08/01/2019

Mi Neckband Bluetooth Earphones With 8 Hours of Battery Life Launched Mi Neckband Bluetooth Earphones have been launched in India alongside the Redmi K20 and Redmi K20 Pro smartphones. Mi Neckband Bluetooth Earphones will go on sale from July 23 with a price tag of Rs.......
15:00, 07/17/2019

Vivo S1 Global Variant With Helio P65 SoC, 4,500mAh Battery Launched The Vivo S1 global variant comes with very different specifications than the Vivo S1 China variant, and it includes a Helio P65 SoC, a waterdrop notch, a 16-megapixel primary rear sensor, and a large......
17:42, 07/16/2019

OnePlus 7 vs Asus 6Z: Camera, Performance, Battery Life Comparison OnePlus 7 and Asus 6Z might seem very similar on paper, but it's the attention to detail that makes one of them a better pick than the other. OnePlus 7 and Asus 6Z camera, performance, and battery......
15:28, 06/27/2019

Ignore Your iPhone's 'Service' Warning for Third-Party Battery Replacements You don’t have to replace your iPhone’s battery at the Apple Store if you don’t want to—a $69 fix from Apple if your newer iPhone is out of warranty. If you do purchase a battery elsewhere, however, your iPhone is going to warn you that your new repl...
01:56, 08/09/2019

Lead battery tech could make electric car charging cheaper Tesla is reportedly investigating using lead batteries at charging stations to store cheaper off-peak electricity Could old-school lead batteries come back to life and speed-up the introduction of electric cars as part of a nationwide charger networ...
22:42, 06/13/2019

Havas Acquires Majority of Battery, Ad Agency Known for Netflix Work Havas has acquired 51% of Battery, a creative agency known for its work with videogame and entertainment companies such as Netflix, as the French advertising group tries to keep up with changing consumer habits....
18:42, 06/20/2019

Germany to support three battery cell alliances - economy minister Germany will support three company alliances with earmarked funds of 1 billion euros for the domestic production of battery cells in an effort to reduce carmakers' dependence on Asian suppliers, Economy Minister Peter Altmaier told Reuters....
15:42, 06/18/2019

BorgWarner to take 20 pct stake in battery packs supplier Romeo Power BorgWarner Inc said on Tuesday it would take a 20 percent stake for an undisclosed amount in battery module and pack supplier Romeo Power Technology, as the U.S. auto parts maker looks to expand its products portfolio for electric vehicles....
14:42, 05/07/2019

New standard Switch model will improve battery life about 40 percent Enlarge (credit: YouTube / Aban Tech) Last week, we broke down the evidence that Nintendo was working on a new model of the standard Switch to go alongside the recently announced, portable-only Switch Lite. Today, Nintendo confirmed the existence o...
16:42, 07/17/2019

These wireless headphones boast an incredible 100-hour battery life If you regularly use wireless headphones to soundtrack your journey to work, you'll know how frustrating it is when your battery drains down mid-commute; enter the Cleer Audio Enduro 100 wireless headphones. These over-ear headphones promis...
11:00, 08/14/2019

EIB lends Northvolt 350 mln euros for Europe's largest battery project Northvolt has secured a 350 million euro loan from the European Investment bank (EIB), the lender's largest ever direct financing of battery technology, as the Swedish startup raises funds to build Europe's biggest battery plant....
17:42, 05/15/2019

Skip launches rugged S3 electric scooter with swappable battery Skip today lifted the lid on a new rugged electric scooter, which it claims is the first engineered from the ground up for shared micromobility fleets.Read More...
22:42, 08/14/2019

Volkswagen is Spending a Billion On a Battery Factory to Try to Leapfrog Tesla There may be a day that Tesla looks back on all this—the Roadster, the S, those troublesome early Xs—and laugh at how simple it was. Volkswagen is rolling in. All that and more in The Morning Shift for May 15, 2019....
15:42, 05/15/2019

Verizon has the big-battery Moto G7 Power on sale at a 50 percent discount For a mid-range device, the Moto G7 Power is certainly shining in the US carrier support department, with official availability ranging from Verizon to T-Mobile, Cricket Wireless, and Metro in addition to the typical slew of major authorized retailer...
18:00, 05/17/2019

Battery EV sales hit new peak in July; PHEV struggle continues Sales of battery electric cars, such as the Nissan Leaf, rose in July EVs accounted for a record 1.4% of the UK market in July, but the struggles of diesel and PHEVs meant overall sales fell A sharp rise in demand pushed electric cars to their hig...
21:28, 08/05/2019

This radical smartphone design has a brilliant way to extend battery life Xiaomi is accused all the time of cribbing some of its innovations from Apple, so much so that it seems practically baked into the DNA of the company. We’ve covered several indications of how that’s the case, but that’s also not to ...
17:00, 08/05/2019

24 Hours of Battery For 24 Dollars: Save On One of the Most Popular Bluetooth Speakers Ever Anker’s original SoundCore Bluetooth speaker isn’t water resistant like its successors, but it still sounds great, boasts an incredible 24 hours of battery life, and is one of the most popular products in Kinja Deals history....
00:00, 05/15/2019

Nintendo just revealed a new Switch model with improved battery life We still don’t know when or if Nintendo will release a Switch Pro, but the standard model will seemingly be upgraded before the end of 2019. As you can see on a page on Nintendo’s website comparing the different Switch consoles, a new mod...
16:14, 07/17/2019

Nintendo quietly upgrades the Switch with up to 9 hours of battery life The murmurs of an upgraded Switch were true -- although you might want to put hopes for a Switch Pro on ice, at least for now. Nintendo has quietly unveiled a new revision of the standard Switch with dramatically improved battery life. Instead of t...
18:28, 07/17/2019

Galaxy S11 or Note 11 might get crazy new tech that can recharge a battery in minutes Real-life Galaxy Note 10 tests have already shown that the phone’s 25W battery charging tech is faster than 30W chargers from competitors. What that means is that you only need just over an hour to recharge the massive battery of the Note 10+ m...
00:14, 08/14/2019

Nintendo introduces a Switch model refresh with better battery life Nintendo already announced an entirely new Switch console this month, the Switch Lite, and now it’s bumping some of the specs on the existing Switch with a slightly updated version, spotted by The Verge. This update improves the hardware right...
18:42, 07/17/2019

Dodgers’ Julio Urias arrested for alleged domestic battery LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police say Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias was arrested for investigation of misdemeanor domestic battery. Police Department spokeswoman Officer Norma Eisenman says Urias was arrested at 7:30 p.m. Monday in the parking lot ...
18:14, 05/14/2019

World's First Battery-Powered Cruise Ship To Sail For The Arctic The world's first cruise ship propelled partially by battery power is set to head out from northern Norway on its maiden voyage, cruise operator Hurtigruten said on Monday....
13:56, 07/01/2019

2019 iPhone XR May Feature Bigger Battery Than Last Year's Model The 2019 version of the iPhone XR is expected to feature a 3,110mAh battery, which is bigger than the 2,942mAh battery that the company added in original iPhone XR....
12:42, 06/12/2019

China's CATL, Ant Financial and Hellobike set up e-bike battery firm China's Contemporary Amperex Technology Co Ltd (CATL), Ant Financial Services and Hellobike said on Wednesday they will invest 1 billion yuan ($144.60 million) to establish a electric bicycle battery joint venture....
10:42, 06/12/2019

Apple issues statement on ‘locking’ third-party battery replacements It’s no secret that Apple has historically made it extremely challenging for iPhone owners to open up their devices and replace components, a stance which certainly explains the company’s affinity for pentalobe screws. From Apple’s ...
00:14, 08/15/2019

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 battery leak points towards biggest one yet Samsung Galaxy Note 10 concept renderBattery life is one of the most controversial topics when it comes to premium smartphones. Over the course of the past year, though, Samsung has been pushing itself to improve results. And with the Galaxy Note 10 ...
22:14, 05/15/2019

UK police assess comic’s battery-acid quip about politicians LONDON (AP) — British police say they are “assessing” a comedian’s joke about throwing battery acid at politicians, a quip that was condemned by Brexit Party chief Nigel Farage. Discussing recent milkshake-hurlings at politicians in...
19:56, 06/13/2019

UK moves closer to major battery plant for electric cars Report claims Britain is "well-placed" to supply materials for mass battery production The challenge to equip a new-generation of British-built electric cars with high-tech batteries also made in the UK has received a £4.8 billion boost from the che...
14:28, 05/01/2019

‘Statue of Liberty’ ticket sellers banned from Battery Park Pesky ticket sellers pushing deceptive ferry rides around — but not to — the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island are finally getting the heave ho from Battery Park, The Post has learned. NY Waterway, which manages Pier 36 at the south of M...
02:56, 08/21/2019

How iOS 13 will make your battery last longer, but only if you have a newer, higher-priced iPhone There's one feature built into iOS 13 that will help make your iPhone's battery last longer. But the catch is that you'll need a newer, higher-priced iPhone to take advantage of this feature....
17:42, 06/06/2019

US Waives Tariffs on Japanese Aluminium for Tesla Battery Cells US Commerce Department has agreed to Tesla's request to waive 10 percent tariffs on imported aluminium from Japan used in the manufacture of battery cells at Tesla's Nevada Gigafactory....
10:14, 06/25/2019

Tesla said single battery module caused car fire in Shanghai Electric vehicle (EV) maker Tesla Inc said on Friday that it has found no systematic flaws in its vehicles following the investigation of a vehicle that caught fire in Shanghai....
12:14, 06/28/2019

Tesla Says Single Battery Module Caused Car Fire in Shanghai Tesla said a single battery module caused a car to catch fire in Shanghai and it had revised its vehicle settings to further protect its batteries following an investigation into the incident....
16:56, 06/28/2019

VW to intensify talks with Northvolt on battery project: Boersen-Zeitung Volkswagen is intensifying talks with Swedish startup Northvolt on plans to jointly build up battery cell production in Salzgitter, near its headquarters in Lower Saxony, one of its board members told a German newspaper....
13:56, 05/25/2019

Toyota, Subaru to develop battery electric vehicle platform Toyota Motor Corp and Subaru Corp have agreed to jointly develop a battery-electric-vehicle (BEV) platform and a BEV sport-utility vehicle for sale under each company's own brand, Toyota said on Thursday....
08:00, 06/06/2019

Nokia reveals 5G-ready lithium nanotube battery with 2.5X run time Researchers have used a composite of carbon nanotubes and lithium particles to create fast-charging, high-capacity batteries that fit into small devices.Read More...
23:56, 06/21/2019

New 13-inch MacBook Pro teardown finds improved battery and non-upgradable SSD Apple’s new 13-inch MacBook Pro has been given the teardown treatment over at iFixit, with some interesting revelations concerning the battery, keyboard, SSD and more.We’re talking about the new entry-level MacBook Pro which witnessed s...
16:42, 07/12/2019

Molymet drops plans for battery parts factory in Chile Chile´s Molymet has dropped a project to build battery parts in Chile, the second of three companies to pass on the deal little more than a year after winning guaranteed access to cheap Chilean lithium from top producer Albemarle....
16:56, 07/13/2019

Best Buy is offering several new ways to save big bucks on the big-battery Moto G7 Power The Moto G7 Power is not only a battery life champion in the sub-$250 price segment, but the absolute king of the world when it comes to single charge endurance, lasting more than twice as much as popular high-enders like the iPhone XS Max and Samsun...
11:00, 06/06/2019

U.S., Europe increasingly anxious about shortage of battery materials, supplier says Key players in battery production including automakers are becoming increasingly concerned about future shortages of key materials needed for batteries and are rushing to invest in their production....
15:00, 07/08/2019

Best portable laptop battery chargers and power banks in 2019 On this page you'll find the best portable laptop battery chargers and power banks – and each one we feature here will allow you to quickly and easily charge your laptop while on the go.There's little worse than being away from a plu...
23:56, 06/28/2019

Include Battery Swapping For Incentives Under FAME-II Scheme: FICCI Industry chamber FICCI called for the inclusion of battery swapping model of charging for incentives under FAME-II scheme on Friday to help the acceleration of electric mobility in India. The Rs.......
19:42, 06/30/2019

Xiaomi Mi Rechargeable LED Lamp With Five Days Battery Life Announced Mi Rechargeable LED Lamp offers 5-day battery life, three colour temperatures, is lightweight, and will be up on Mi.com for crowdfunding from July 18 at 12pm (noon) IST....
12:00, 07/16/2019

Lyft Yanks 1,000 Electric Bikes in San Francisco After Two Battery Fires Lyft has yanked over a thousand electric bikes from rental availability in San Francisco after at least two e-bikes experienced battery fires in the past few days, according to the San Francisco Examiner.Read more......
07:56, 08/01/2019

Lyft disables San Francisco e-bikes after suspected battery fires Lyft has made its Bay Wheels e-bikes in San Francisco unavailable to customers after a couple of them caught fire. According to San Francisco Examiner, a witness who saw the first incident on Wednesday said the flames came from the bike's batter...
08:42, 08/01/2019

Asus’ ROG Phone II features a 120Hz display, a new SoC, and a giant battery The ROG Phone 2. It looks a lot like the ROG Phone 1. [credit: Asus ] Asus is still trying to make gaming phones a thing with the release o...
21:42, 07/22/2019

Flexible battery works when stretched and could power wearable devices A lithium-ion battery that can conduct electricity and retain some of its charge even when stretched could be used to power flexible wearable devices...
21:56, 07/26/2019

Ultimate Ears' Wonderboom 2 gets better sound, longer battery life Two years ago, Ultimate Ears' launched a beefy Bluetooth speaker that offered 360-degree sound in the body the size of a soda can. Now, the company is updating the Wonderboom with design flourishes cribbed from the Boom 3, bigger sound and a lon...
13:00, 06/04/2019

Germany to support three battery cell alliances: economy minister Germany will support three company alliances with earmarked funds of 1 billion euros for the domestic production of battery cells in an effort to reduce carmakers' dependence on Asian suppliers, Economy Minister Peter Altmaier told Reuters....
15:14, 06/18/2019

The big battery 32GB unlocked Moto G7 Power is on sale for $230 at B&H and Amazon If a phone's battery life is the first spec that you look at, perhaps the Motorola Moto G7 Power should be your next phone. Packed with a 5000mAh battery that Motorola claims will provide up to three days of power, the handset is now on sale at B&H a...
16:00, 06/08/2019

Samsung phones have a clever new hidden feature you won’t find on any iPhone Samsung’s Galaxy S10e, Galaxy S10, and Galaxy S10+ are easily the company’s most exciting new flagship smartphones in years. Samsung’s devastating decline in sales last year was due in large part to the release of three of the most ...
21:14, 05/17/2019

All Google hardware including Pixel phones will soon use recycled materials Many of the major tech companies are racing to go green these days, implementing a variety of initiatives from more sustainable manufacturing practices to more eco-friendly overall operations and even products like the solar-powered smartphone we tol...
00:14, 08/06/2019

Americans are waiting three years to replace their phones, study finds A new study released by Strategy Analytics reflects the current state of the smartphone industry. Apparently, consumers in the US -- Baby Boomers, in particular -- are increasingly delaying their smartphone purchase for three or more years. In additi...
20:42, 08/23/2019

Google debuts “next-generation” Assistant, coming to next Pixel phones Enlarge (credit: Google/Screenshot) Google on Tuesday debuted an updated version of its Google Assistant platform during the keynote of its Google I/O developers conference. The company said it is internally calling this the "next-generation" Assis...
22:14, 05/07/2019

Forget the Galaxy Fold, Samsung Is Already Dreaming About Rollable Phones We’re a month and a half past the Galaxy Fold’s original launch date, but after Samsung delayed its debut in order to improve its durability, there’s still no concrete info regarding when the company’s bendable phone will actually go on sale. Read mo...
19:42, 06/12/2019

Accept my first-born in penance, Asus — I was wrong about gaming phones I’ve written about gaming phones before. Whether it was the unveiling of the Razer Phone 2, the Asus ROG Phone, or my review of the latter, there was something that always popped up: these are going to be niche devices. In other words, they’re never ...
17:28, 07/26/2019

Phones with under-display cameras are not coming this year, and there's a good reason for that We recently got our first-ever look at working under-display selfie camera prototypes, developed by Oppo and Xiaomi. Despite the short running time and low resolution of the video, it still managed to excite by offering a sneak peek at a future where...
14:00, 06/05/2019

EMUI 9.1 Beta Testing for 14 Huawei, Honor Phones Goes Live Huawei has kicked off EMUI 9.1 beta testing for a total of 14 Huawei and Honor-branded phones in China, with more devices set to get the beta update soon....
23:28, 06/03/2019

First in networking gear, second in phones, Huawei is now looking to capture the 5G chipset market While Huawei and 70 of its affiliated companies now need U.S. government approval to buy parts from the U.S., the company doesn't have to worry about accessing SoCs from San Diego based Qualcomm. That's because Huawei designs its own chips for the fi...
21:42, 05/16/2019

Huawei P30 Lite, Y9, More Phones to Get GPU Turbo 3.0, EROFS File System Huawei's budget phones like the P30 Lite, P20 Lite, Nova 3i, and Huawei Y9 are all going to get GPU Turbo 3.0 and the new file system EROFS in the future....
15:00, 07/17/2019

Chinese officials reportedly installed spyware on tourist phones Travelers attempting to cross into China's Xinjiang region from neighboring Kyrgyzstan have reportedly had spyware installed on their smartphones by border agents according to a recent investigation by the Guardian, The New York Times and Sü...
20:28, 07/03/2019

Does Apple secretly throttle older phones? Another lawsuit claims yes While Apple has admitted to slowing some older phones to combat aging batteries, more than 60 class action lawsuits are seeking to sue the tech giant....
20:14, 08/02/2019

LG Elec's 5G phones in doubt as chip deal with Qualcomm set to expire Sales of LG Electronics Inc's new 5G smartphone looked uncertain on Wednesday after the firm said it was unable to narrow differences with Qualcomm Inc to renew a chip license deal that is due to expire this month....
22:56, 06/12/2019

Flipkart Big Shopping Days Sale: Best Offers on Mobile Phones Flipkart Big Shopping Days sale is currently underway with discounts and bundled offers on a large selection of mobile phones. We've handpicked some of the best offers on mobile phones that are......
09:00, 05/17/2019

Chinese border guards put secret surveillance app on tourists' phones Software extracts emails, texts and contacts and could be used to track movementsChinese border police are secretly installing surveillance apps on the phones of visitors and downloading personal information as part of the government’s intensive scru...
19:28, 07/02/2019

Amazon Freedom Sale 2019: Here Are the Top Offers on Mobile Phones Amazon Freedom Sale will go live midnight August 8 and will continue through August 11. Amazon is teasing offers on OnePlus 7, Samsung Galaxy M30, Redmi Y30, Honor 20i, Redmi 7, Nokia 6.1 Plus, Honor......
08:42, 08/06/2019

World TV link-up and better radio-phones may be coming – archive, 16 May 1959 16 May 1959: Jodrell Bank Experimental Station bounces messages off moon to US in what is seen as a great step forward in world communicationsA great step forward in world communications – including television and radio-telephony – may result from th...
07:42, 05/16/2019

Oppo shows off its Under-Screen Camera tech, and it could be the future of phones One of the most intriguing distinguishing features between smartphones is how they deal with the problem of front-facing cameras taking up display space.Do they use a pop-up module, like the Oppo Reno or OnePlus 7 Pro, a 'punch-hole' in the...
13:42, 06/26/2019

Xfinity Mobile moves beyond phones with iPads and Apple Watch Comcast's Xfinity Mobile is no longer limited to selling smartphones... provided you like Apple hardware. The carrier (whose network is run by Engadget parent Verizon) has introduced its first non-phone devices, including LTE versions of the Ap...
17:56, 06/26/2019

Man accused of bribing AT&T employees to unlock phones, install malware A Pakistani man made an initial appearance in court on charges he bribed AT&T employees to unlock phones and install malware.       ...
23:56, 08/07/2019

Pixel handsets will soon receive an update to make the phones run faster Earlier this month there was talk that the Digital Wellbeing feature was causing Google's Pixel handsets to slow down. Digital Wellbeing is an application that measures how much time a user spends on each app every day, and how many times he or she u...
22:56, 05/29/2019

Motorola's Memorial Day sale includes deals on Moto G7, G6, and other phones Motorola Mobility has kicked off a sale that celebrates Memorial Day, which this year falls on Monday, May 27. The sale began today, May 24, allowing US customers to save on some of Motorola's most popular unlocked Android smartphones, including the ...
19:42, 05/24/2019

Samsung to fight falling profits with midrange phones, 'mainstream' 8K As Samsung expected, its Q2 profit is off from last year's by about 56 percent. An operating profit of $5.6 billion (6.6 trillion Korean won) is no small figure, but obviously not up to par for the electronics giant, and follow a similar result ...
03:56, 07/31/2019

US Man Found Playing Pokemon Go On 8 Phones Inside Parked Car On Highway A man, who apparently wanted to "catch them all", was found by US authorities in a parked car on the side of the highway, playing online game Pokemon Go on eight smartphones....
13:29, 08/18/2019

Huawei says European smart phones sales up 'in past few days' Huawei smartphone sales in Western Europe have risen "in the past few days" as customers grow more confident the Chinese company will weather U.S. sanctions imposed last month, an executive for the Chinese firm said on Friday....
16:14, 06/21/2019

Remember flip phones? These cellphones and smartphones no longer exist 24/7 Tempo looked at media reports, product reviews, sales data and company websites to identify popular mobile phones that have been discontinued.       ...
15:00, 07/19/2019

How to Add the Galaxy Note 10's 'Link to Windows' App to Older Samsung Phones Samsung’s “Link to Windows” feature is a lot like Microsoft’s Your Phone app; It lets you sync your Galaxy Note 10-series phone to your PC via its Quick Settings menu. Once connected, you can access your messaging apps, notifications, photos, and oth...
17:56, 08/19/2019

Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp will no longer be pre-loaded on Huawei phones While Huawei continues to see a road ahead for its US government-threatened smartphone division, the exodus of major business partners, key components suppliers, and allies is far from over, posing new difficulties and creating bigger and bigger prob...
03:42, 06/08/2019