Category Opinions

The Sony Xperia 1 II camera is a case study for nonsensical program design

The Sony Xperia 1 II camera is a case study for nonsensical program designOpinion post byRobert TriggsI've been spending somewhat time with the Sony Xperia 1 II lately and it's a phone I've really been trying to like. It's undeniably stylish, offers a very minimalistic tackle Android, and however...Read More

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Tags : Sony Sony xperia

Dated : 2021-02-24 11:52:47

Galaxy Tab S7: Amazing specs will mean nothing if Samsung can’t fix the software

Galaxy Tab S7: Amazing specs will mean not anything else if Samsung can't fix the softwareSamsung's Galaxy Tab S7 will offer beastly hardware. A vivid, high-determination screen, fast 5G data, a lot of memory and storage, a battery that should easily last all day.This is the variety of Android ta...Read More

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Tags : Samsung Tablets

Dated : 2021-02-23 14:52:47

Can phone-makers dial the rebranding down a bit?

Opinion post byHadlee SimonsThe follow of rebranding phones reached new heights in 2020 with the Poco X2, which came out in February. Almost two years after the Poco F1 was released to redefine the budget friendly flagship, the second one Poco phone was basically a retread of the Redmi K30.The Poco ...Read More

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Tags : Oneplus Poco Realme Xiaomi Zte

Dated : 2021-02-21 11:52:47

Has OnePlus overhyped the OnePlus Nord?

Marques Brownlee / YouTubeOpinion post byHadlee SimonsWe've known about the OnePlus Nord since December 2019 when the 1st renders of a mid-range OnePlus phone were leaked.This might be cause for birthday celebration as it marks only the firm's second mid-range phone ever and the first since 2015's O...Read More

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Tags : Oneplus Oneplus nord

Dated : 2021-02-20 22:52:47

IPhone 12 sizes: If Apple gives us small phones then so should Android

Opinion post byC. Scott BrownThis year, Apple is expected to launch more iPhones than it ever has before. We've already seen the iPhone SE and now it kind of feels there will be no below four iPhone 12 models launched later this Fall. While the anticipated variety of iPhone 12 instruments is definit...Read More

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Tags : Apple iphone Apple iphone 12

Dated : 2021-02-18 20:52:47

To solve the cellphone e-waste problem we first need fewer disposable devices

To solve the phone e-waste problem we first need fewer disposable devicesEdgar Cervantes / Android AuthorityOpinion post bySuzana DalulBoth Apple and Samsung are rumored to be promoting their next flagships and not using a charger in the box. Whether a cost-saving measure or a true move towards s...Read More

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Tags : Samsung

Dated : 2021-02-15 13:52:47

The case in competition t bundled phone chargers

The case against bundled phone chargersOpinion post byRobert TriggsRumors abound that Apple and Samsung are getting ready to sell their next-gen premium smartphones without a charger in the box. At face value, $1,000+ flagships sold with out a charger is pretty unthinkable. Just yet another insta...Read More

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Dated : 2021-02-15 01:52:47

Give me a good application skin over stock Android any day

Give me an excellent application skin over stock Android any dayOpinion post bySuzana DalulTwo of Android's largest strengths are choice and customization.While Apple is playing catch-up and adding widgets in iOS 14, Android phones have continually announced creative features that empower users t...Read More

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Tags : Oneplus oxygenos Samsung one ui

Dated : 2021-02-11 21:52:47

Waterfall shows: The latest design trend nobody’s asked for

Waterfall shows: The latest design trend nobody's asked forOpinion post byBogdan PetrovanPhone monitors are becoming more curved, and on one superficial hand, I admit I form of adore it."Waterfall" displays look captivating and futuristic. My reptilian brain loves how they feel in opposition t th...Read More

Category : Features Opinions

Tags : Vivo

Dated : 2020-10-31 20:44:01

My Verizon Wireless nightmare: Failure to activate

BlackBerry Pearl.My main number has been with AT&T for almost 13 years, so why switch now?The lies. AT&T's provider has been mostly fine, though there are some spots in my daily life where insurance isn't ok. The prices have gone up — a lot — and that bugs me, too. But the genuine last straw was...Read More

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Dated : 2020-10-31 10:44:01

Galaxy Note 10 Lite rumored again: Does it make sense?

More reasonably priced device in the S Pen-toting series, bearing the model number SM-N770F.SamMobile just posted another rumor about this new device, claiming the telephone will basically be called the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Lite.We do not know much about this Note 10 Lite, and the particulars we d...Read More

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Tags : Samsung Samsung galaxy note 10

Dated : 2020-10-30 01:44:01

The much needed characteristic all streaming amenities are missing: Subscription pausing

The much needed function all streaming facilities are lacking: Subscription pausingOpinion post byPhillip PradoThe best thing about subscription services like Netflix, Spotify, and HBO Go is getting access to a possible limitless amount of content material for a relatively small monthly fee.Payin...Read More

Category : Opinions Streaming

Tags : Amazon prime Hbo Hulu Music streaming Netflix Spotify Youtube

Dated : 2020-10-29 15:44:01

T-Mobile COO Mike Sievert has some big *bleeping* shoes to fill

Asked John Legere in Las Vegas on January 9, 2013, of press and other audience individuals attending his first major press convention as CEO. "It's crap!"It was that last part that roused me out of my mid-CES stupor and forced me to pay recognition more fully.Wait a minute, I concept, did he just se...Read More

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Tags : Sprint T-mobile

Dated : 2020-10-29 04:44:01

Ditching custom CPUs is the right demand Samsung’s Exynos

Ditching custom CPUs is the proper demand Samsung's ExynosSamsungcom/i/blog/1600665862/aHR0cHM6Ly9zZWN1cmUuZ3JhdmF0YXIuY29tL2F2YXRhci81YmZmYzBiZTM1YmNmZmQyOGYwN2IyZjY1Nzc5ZjhkOT9zPTIwMCZkPW1tJnI9Zw%3D%3D">Opinion post byRobert TriggsNews that Samsung is shutting down custom CPU core development f...Read More

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Tags : Samsung Soc

Dated : 2020-10-26 13:44:01

RCS vs WhatsApp: Thoughts from a long-time WhatsApp user

Opinion post byJimmy WestenbergMessaging on Android devices is a bit wonky at this time. Okay, it's very wonky. Out of the box, Android users have their default SMS/MMS app (usually Google's Messages app), and possibly another pre-put in messaging app from their service or phone brand.Top that off w...Read More

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Tags : Android At&t T-mobile Verizon Whatsapp

Dated : 2020-10-25 02:44:01

My Pixel 4 pickle: I like it and hate it at an identical time

My Pixel 4 pickle: I like it and hate it at a similar timeOpinion post byKris CarlonI came down pretty hard on the Pixel 4 in our review, and for good reason. Compared to every little thing else available, it skimps on too much to be aggressive.And, as usual, it has its fair proportion of Pixel i...Read More

Category : Features Opinions

Tags : Google Google pixel 4

Dated : 2020-10-23 14:44:01

The OnePlus 7T might still be a better phone than the OnePlus 7T Pro

The OnePlus 7T might still be a more robust phone than the OnePlus 7T ProOpinion post byOliver CraggWe're only three years got rid of from OnePlus' first ever T-series phone, but that you could almost set your watch to the tick-tock of the company's annual unlock schedule — and the OnePlus 7T P...Read More

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Tags : Oneplus Oneplus 7 Oneplus 7t

Dated : 2020-10-22 23:44:01

It’s been 3 weeks since Android 10 ‘rolled out’ to the OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro

Opinion post byC. Scott BrownMy current daily driver is the OnePlus 7 Pro and before that, I owned the OnePlus 6T. Before that, it was the OnePlus 5, and on and on back to the OnePlus One. You could say I'm keen on OnePlus phones.However, I, and many others, are getting pretty annoyed with how the a...Read More

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Tags : Android 10 Oneplus Oneplus 7

Dated : 2020-10-22 15:44:01

This is the number one reason I don’t use music streaming services

This is the no 1 reason I don't use music streaming servicesOpinion post byC. Scott BrownIf you're a music lover, you are living in a golden age presently. Never before has it been as easy to take heed to just about any track by any artist that you would be able to think of either at no cost or f...Read More

Category : Opinions

Tags : Music Music streaming

Dated : 2020-10-20 22:44:01

With the approaching Motorola Razr phone, foldable form aspects are taking shape

With the drawing near Motorola Razr phone, foldable form elements are taking shapeOpinion post byJimmy WestenbergI have a confession: I know foldables are the long run, but I'm not totally sold on them yet. We've only seen two authentic options come to market and they both have their fair proport...Read More

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Tags : Motorola

Dated : 2020-10-20 21:44:01