US government reportedly investigating Apple over iPhone slowdowns

The US government is reportedly investigating whether Apple broke security laws by deliberately slowing down its iPhones. Apple has admitted to throttling some iPhone models via update, but said it did so to prevent unwanted device shutdowns. Investigators are said to be “concerned” that Apple misled investors regarding device ...

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Is this the Xperia XZ2 Compact? 5-inch full-screen device passes by FCC

An unannounced Sony Xperia phone has passed through FCC certification which bears all the hallmarks of a Compact series device. Xperia phones are long overdue a makeover, and it looks like 2018 will finally be the year where Sony delivers a full-screen phone without the chunky bezels we’ve seen from its recent flagships.Editor's PickSony in ...

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Samsung Electronics unveils huge fourth-quarter operating profits

Samsung Electronics announced record operating profits of KRW 15.15 trillion won ($14.24 billion) in the fourth-quarter and KRW 53.65 trillion ($50.3 billion) for the year. Fourth-quarter profits were driven by the company’s components business. The announcement of a 50:1 stock split was followed by a sharp increase in stock price. Samsung ...

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Cake Web Browser ditches search results, and it kinda works

Cake Web Browser is a new mobile browser app with a unique take on mobile browsing.  When making a query, the app will load up what it deems to be the most relevant page, rather than search results. You can then swipe through other websites as if they were pictures in a gallery. The Cake Web Browser app has just been released in the ...

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Cake Web Browser ditches search results, and it kinda works

Cake Web Browser is a new mobile browser app with a unique take on mobile browsing.  When making a query, the app will load up what it deems to be the most relevant page, rather than search results. You can then swipe through other websites as if they were pictures in a gallery. The Cake Web Browser app has just been released in the ...

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Essential delays Oreo 8.0 release, but gives news on 8.1 beta

With Android 8.0 Oreo having been officially released in August last year, for the past few months Android users have been enduring the long wait for their phones to receive the update. While it took some time, as we enter the new year, more and more Android owners have been receiving their updates. However, there is bad news for Essential Phone ...

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Essential delays Oreo 8.0 release, but gives news on 8.1 beta

With Android 8.0 Oreo having been officially released in August last year, for the past few months Android users have been enduring the long wait for their phones to receive the update. While it took some time, as we enter the new year, more and more Android owners have been receiving their updates. However, there is bad news for Essential Phone ...

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