Tag Archives: iphone

Some of these iPhone 8 leaks might leave you puzzled

September is still a good 3 months away but it seems that the rumor dust storm around Apple’s next iPhones are starting to settle down. Analysts like the famed Ming-Chi Kuo from KGI Securities’ are trying to wrap up what we’ve heard so far, painting a more holistic picture of the iPhone 8 as well as its more “normal” siblings, … Continue reading

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Five cheap smartphones with a fingerprint sensor (mid-2017)

Modern smartphones look a bit different than ones from just a few years ago: there’s the double rear cameras, of course, but more pervasive is the fingerprint sensor.

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Google Pixel 2 predictions and concepts released to excited users

This morning we’re having a peek at a number of images and predictions for the Google Pixel 2. This device will very likely bring about another pair of hits for the company that sells it – Google – with a combination of high-quality hardware and hyper-tuned software

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Samsung’s ISOCELL camera brand could debut in Galaxy Note 8

Samsung might really be paving the way for its silicon to compete in a broader market.

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Top EPA Official ‘Bullied’ Scientist to Change Testimony About Dismissed Scientists

According to emails obtained by the New York Times , the top scientist on the Environmental Protection Agency’s scientific review board was instructed to downplay the mass dismissal of advisors when she testified before Congress. “I felt bullied,” she says now.

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William Gibson’s ‘Hinterlands’ Is Becoming a Multimedia Animated Franchise

The hand-drawn animation studio Last Studio Standing just announced plans to adapt William Gibson’s scifi story “Hinterlands” into a short film and a television series, with a potential second TV series that could spin off the first. Read more..

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America’s Nuclear Weapons Labs Are Safety Nightmares

As dangerous as nuclear weapons are, you’d think the management running them would prioritize safety. This is not the case at all

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War for the Planet of the Apes Is One of the Best—and Bleakest—Summer Blockbusters Ever

When War for the Planet of the Apes ended, I was unable to move. Glued to my seat, I sat dumbfounded at the achievement I’d just witnessed: an exquisitely filmed, emotionally stunning film that challenges what a big-budget, summer blockbuster is supposed to be.

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Unboxing the Mystery That Is the ‘Klingon Jedi’ Action Figure

There’s an action figure that’s been making the rounds on Twitter, mostly because it’s so illogical it couldn’t possibly exist in our world. In short, it’s Lieutenant Worf..

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4 Phone insurance options that are (much) cheaper than your carrier

If you have a top-tier flagship smartphone, there’s a good chance you paid somewhere between $600 and $800 for it…or more.

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