November 2, 2017 4:08 PM The iPhone X doesn't save Apple from desperately needing a 'next big thing'
The distraction of $1,000 iPhone won't last forever. Congratulations Apple, you've distracted press and pundits alike from wondering why you don't have a successor to the iPhone. Apple is an oddity. It's a company that's doing remarkably well, but over the past ten years it hasn't had a product that comes close to replacing the iPhone as its cash cow, which 387
November 2, 2017 3:18 PM OnePlus will keep the headphone jack ‘for the time being’
OnePlus is expected to announce its next phone sometime this month, and in the buildup to that, company CEO Pete Lau has confirmed one detail about the device: it’ll still have a headphone jack. “Every feature, removed or added, is based on our understanding of user needs,” Lau writes in a forum post. “For the time being, we think it’s best to stick 347
November 2, 2017 1:12 PM Data Sheet—Elon Musk's Humiliating Shortfall at Tesla
Take my money. Blue Apron went public on June 29 pricing its shares at $10. As of Wednesday’s close, it stands at less than half that: $4.67. So of course it’s a good time for another meal delivery company to go public. Germany-based HelloFresh listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange in an IPO raising about $369 million. Exchange set. Cross-border payments 400
November 2, 2017 7:01 AM HTC U11 Life review: The U11's affordable cousin is one of the best mid-rangers
The HTC U11, see our full review, is one of the most underrated phones of 2017 and is often ignored because it has distinctive bezels, capacitive buttons, and no headphone jack. However, the camera is one of the best, it has IP67 dust and water resistance, HTC Sense is a light skin with extremely responsive performance, and it is priced hundreds less than competing 370
November 2, 2017 3:10 AM Xiaomi to Launch 'New Smartphone Series' in India Today: Watch Live Stream Here
While initially, the Xiaomi Mi Note 3 smartphone was expected to be launched in India - after all, that would indeed be a 'brand new series' for the country, as no Mi Note smartphone has made it here so far - Xiaomi later refuted that speculation. This, combined with the fact that the Redmi India Twitter handle was also promoting the launch, leads us to believe 285
November 2, 2017 1:14 AM A gaming company just announced a high-powered smartphone geared for games — but its best feature is its price
And, as you might expect from the maker of high-powered gaming laptops, its new phone has outrageous specs and is geared for video games. Indeed, judging from its specs, the Razer Phone, which the company announced Wednesday, could handily beat Apple's iPhone X, Google's Pixel 2, Samsung's Galaxy devices, and other top smartphones, when it comes to performance 149
November 1, 2017 8:35 AM Should you upgrade your iPhone to iOS 11.1?
It seems that many are getting wise and pausing for a moment or two before tapping that "install" button as soon as new iOS updates appear. Not only that but you also get a bunch of other fixes, along with the return of a nifty new feature where you can force-touch on the left-hand-side of the display to bring up the multitasking menu. For those of you with older 149
October 31, 2017 5:32 PM Apple fixes KRACK attack in iOS 11.1 update
The first major iOS 11 update is now available to download for iPhone and iPad. Apple on Tuesday released iOS 11.1 for iPhone and iPad, the first big update to iOS 11 originally released in September. According to the software's release notes, iOS 11.1 includes 70 new emoji, adds back support for accessing the app switcher by pressing on the edge of display 145
October 31, 2017 12:59 PM Does Apple iPhone X Face ID Have a Sunlight Problem?
The early reviews on the Apple iPhone X are in. And although many reviewers have been pleased with the device, some have wondered if there’s a quirk with the handset’s Face ID face scanner. Both Nilay Patel at The Verge and James Martin at CNET reported on Tuesday that when they used the iPhone in “bright sunlight,” the smartphone’s face scanner became 288
October 31, 2017 11:29 AM Apple is testing future iPads and iPhones that could drop Qualcomm components
Apple Inc has designed iPhones and iPads that would drop chips supplied by Qualcomm Inc , according to two people familiar with the matter. The change would affect iPhones released in the fall of 2018, but Apple could still change course before then, these people said. They declined to be identified because they were not authorized to discuss the matter 129