As teased, Oppo today unveiled its Under-Screen Camera tech at MWC 2019 Shanghai. While companies like Samsung are also working on similar technology, Oppo claims to be the “world’s first” with its solution.
In an interview with Village Global, Bill Gates talked about his “greatest mistake” and how Microsoft failed to become the standard “non-Apple” mobile platform.
Apple might be content with launching another iPhone lineup this year with a notch but Android OEMs have all but made up their mind to get rid of the dreaded notch on their smartphones. After teasing a smartphone with an under-display camera at the front, Oppo has now announced that it would be demoing the smartphone at MWC 2019 Shanghai.
A startling report details that the official LaLiga app was being used by the officials of the soccer league for spying and surveillance purposes. LaLiga is Spain’s top professional soccer league and the app is used by millions of people to follow the game, player rankings, statistics and more. The app was reportedly downloaded over 10 million times.
Last year at Computex, Apple showed off a ZenBook featuring a small display instead of the touchpad. This year, it is doubling down on the concept and unveiled the ZenBook Pro Duo. It comes with not one but two 4K displays.
TikTok has become massively popular in just a short amount of time. Apart from TikTok, the company also has a series of other popular apps with millions of users. Now, the company behind TikTok — ByteDance — is reportedly building its own smartphone. The device would come preloaded with many of ByteDance apps including TikTok and its rumored music streaming service.
Bose has started rolling out AirPlay 2 support to selected smart speakers and Soundbar models. The announcement was made by Bose earlier this week in which it confirmed that the Home Speaker 500, Soundbar 500, and Soundbar 700 will receive an update to gain AirPlay 2 functionality.
The biggest issue with foldable phones is that they use a plastic screen instead of a strengthened cover glass. A plastic screen is far easier to scratch than glass which makes any foldable device impractical to use in real life. Well, Corning understands this and so it is working on foldable glass appropriate for foldable devices.
Want a phone with week-long battery life? Energizer — the company known for making batteries — has unveiled a phone at MWC 2019 featuring a massive 18,000mAh battery. Dubbed P18K Pop, the phone also has a pop-up selfie camera at the front as well.
Just a day after Meizu unveiled the ‘Zero’ smartphone without any physical port, speaker grille, and SIM card slot, Vivo has gone ahead and unveiled the APEX 2019 with a similar concept. The APEX 2019 features a Snapdragon 855 chipset, 5G connectivity, and lacks any cutouts for SIM slot, physical buttons and ports, and speaker grille.