iPhone 11 feature leaks release for 2019 and 2020

The future of the iPhone is in flux, with predictions of some features appearing while others fade away. According to a report published today, we won’t see 5G in an iPhone in 2019, but we WILL see said feature in 2020. That means another year of waiting – maybe. It might also be that 5G changes the game for every … Continue reading

Your OnePlus 7 Pro may have a touchy issue

An issue appeared on a number of OnePlus 7 Pro units over the past week having to do with its touchscreen. Several users reported their OnePlus 7 Pro triggering its touchscreen in either the upper-right or upper-left of the display – without their finger. Does your OnePlus 7 Pro have an issue such as this? The Ghost Touch Issue The … Continue reading

Snapchat is not private, nor is it safe

This week a report cited multiple sources from Snapchat describing the non-private nature of the apps’ back end. Both iPhone (iOS) and Android versions of the app notwithstanding, Snapchat user data (including Snaps) are accessible with a tool called SnapLion. The SnapLion software is supposedly only accessible by Snapchat employees – but as the rules of the internet state: If … Continue reading

iPhone 11 release dates align with EUA database

A collection of iPhone 11 smartphones (iPhone 11 era, I should say, who knows their name), appeared in a database this week. A Eurasian database by the name of the Eurasian Economic Commission pushed the codes to the public via database listings for a collection of new iPhone devices. These are the 2019 iPhone code-names: A2111, A2160, A2161, A2215, A2216, … Continue reading

Samsung’s first 64-megapixel smartphone reportedly decided

Samsung’s huge 64-megapixel camera sensor for smartphones won’t show up in the Galaxy Note 10 first, reports out of Korea suggest, but the phone-maker may have decided on its debut device. The new ISOCELL Bright GW1 was announced earlier this month, aiming to leapfrog Sony’s well-esteemed IMX586 sensor. Samsung’s new sensor – and the 48-megapixel ISOCELL Bright GM2 it unveiled … Continue reading

Samsung Galaxy Fold Game of Thrones edition: Isn’t that odd?

The folks at Caviar got their hands on a Samsung Galaxy Fold and decided to bring the bling. They’ve crafted a gold renditioning of the phone, a reconditioning of the phone, maybe even a remixing of the phone, in Game of Thrones TV show styling. This version of the Samsung Galaxy Fold is also aimed at fans of the next … Continue reading

Huawei ban list and timeline: Google, Microsoft, Android fallout

Today we’re going to run down the effective Huawei ban list, the basics in China-based spy fears, and the fallout. This has a little to do with ZTE, a lot to do with China’s government, and what might be the worst bout of luck a company ever had (with regard to their native country’s timing for a trade war with … Continue reading

OnePlus 7 feature apps readied for older phones (with fixes)

Phones like the OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 6 will get a new set of features in an update that’ll make them more like OnePlus 7. The OnePlus 7/Pro has a set of features like Zen Mode and Screen Recorder that push the already-excellent phone into the “so many features that I’ll probably never use them all” zone. That’s a good … Continue reading