You can get a really decent phone for a couple hundred dollars these days. The Huawei Y9 Prime has a motorized front facing camera, notch-free screen, 4000mAh battery, triple-cameras including an ultrawide lens, a headphone jack and an octa-core processor inside – you could be led to believe you’re getting a zero-compromise phone for a fraction of the price of a flagship. While the Y9 Prime is a perfectly fine device on its own merits, its feature list belies a collection of weird choices and compromises that were made to hit this mid-tier price. Continue reading
Google confirms its new security system may unlock a person’s device even if their eyes are shut.
Galaxy S10 users should turn on some alternative security features as Samsung works to address a major flaw with the device’s in-screen fingerprint sensor.
I don’t think there was a single aspect of the Pixel 4 left for Google’s to reveal at their hardware event today.
Almost every detail had been leaked ahead of the unveiling, which could’ve put quite the dampener on the event but has somehow buoyed the company’s competitive and feature packed offering. Continue reading
Telstra has announced today they will be pulling the plug on their 3G network in just over four years time. Just as we said goodbye to 2G back in December of 2016, 3G will go the way of the dodo in June of 2024.
Between now and then Telstra have committed to expand the coverage of their 4G network as well as build out their burgeoning 5G beyond select CBDs.
I wish all those making use of EFTPOS machines and cellular IoT devices the best of luck in dealing with the impending 3G apocalypse.
The “surround screen” on the Alpha wraps entirely around the device to the point where it meets the camera module on the other side.
Mario and friends go global in this new Mario Kart as they race around courses inspired by real-world cities in addition to classic Mario Kart courses!
Play Pass is a new subscription service that gives you access to more than 350 apps and games that are completely unlocked—all free of ads, in-app purchases and upfront payments.
Now that all three carriers – Optus, Vodafone and Telstra – support eSIM, you can choose to move your service to an eSIM, freeing up the plastic SIM slot for another service…
If Apple have built a reputation for being overly secretive with their hardware, Google are well on their way to being known as the complete opposite. Continue reading