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Dell and Acer Unveil Laptops with Impressive Design, Features, and Screen-to-Body Ratio at IFA 2018

Dell and Acer Unveil Laptops with Impressive Design, Features, and Screen-to-Body Ratio at IFA 2018

The first day of IFA 2018 has already seen major OEMs like Dell and Acer unveil some impressive new laptops which can put Apple’s MacBook lineup to shame. Dell’s new Inspiron 7000 lineup has now entirely become a 2-in-1 laptop with some impressive upgrades.

ARM’s CPU IP Roadmap Reveals It Will Compete with Intel Core CPUs in Laptops

ARM’s CPU IP Roadmap Reveals It Will Compete with Intel Core CPUs in Laptops

Apple might be designing its own A-series chipsets for iPhones and iPads, but ultimately it licenses the ARM v7 instruction set from ARM. Since designing a CPU is an expensive and tedious job, ARM also releases reference CPU designs that other OEMs can base their CPUs on.

Massive Fitbit Charge 3 Leak Shows Touchscreen and Swim-Proof Design

Massive Fitbit Charge 3 Leak Shows Touchscreen and Swim-Proof Design

Ever since Apple launched the Apple Watch, Fitbit has seen its fortunes turn around. From dominating the wearable market to struggling to remain relevant, the company has been unable to cope up with Apple’s rapid pace of innovation. After the Ionic’s failure, Fitbit met with modest success with the Versa, a $200 fitness-oriented wearable.

MoviePass Will Limit Users to 3 Movies Per Month; Keeps Subscription Fees the Same

MoviePass Will Limit Users to 3 Movies Per Month; Keeps Subscription Fees the Same

Of late, MoviePass has been in the news for all the wrong reasons after it announced that it will be increasing its subscription prices and add surge pricing for popular movie tickets. Now, in a bid to pacify its users and stop all that criticism, MoviePass today announced that it will not be raising its subscription price to $14.95/month as it had previously announced.

Fortnite for Android Will Not Release on Google’s Play Store

Fortnite for Android Will Not Release on Google’s Play Store

Epic Games, the developer of Fortnite, has announced that it will not be releasing the Android version of its game on the Google Play Store. Instead, it will make the game available through its official website and an Epic Installer for compatible Android devices.

Huawei Looking to Beat Samsung to World’s First Foldable Smartphone

Huawei Looking to Beat Samsung to World’s First Foldable Smartphone

We have heard a lot about Samsung’s foldable smartphone plans so far, but Chinese smartphone giant Huawei is looking to beat Samsung in its own game by releasing the world’s first foldable handset.

Vivo Unveils New Facial Recognition Technology; Claims Its More Accurate Than Existing Solutions

Vivo Unveils New Facial Recognition Technology; Claims Its More Accurate Than Existing Solutions

After being the first company to demo and launch a smartphone with an in-display fingerprint scanner, Vivo has now unveiled a new 3D sensing technology. The Chinese OEM claims that its technology is more accurate than the existing Structured Light Technology which is used by Apple in its Face ID system.

The Oppo Find X Features A Pop-Up Camera System, 50W Fast Charging; Runs ColorOS Inspired by iOS

The Oppo Find X Features A Pop-Up Camera System, 50W Fast Charging; Runs ColorOS Inspired by iOS

Earlier this week, Oppo — one of the largest smartphone manufacturers in the world — unveiled its new flagship handset: the Find X. While Chinese companies launch a new smartphone almost every other week, the Find X sets the bar high in terms of innovation. And it does so without copying Apple.

Pocket Casts Acquired by NPR and Three Other Public Radio Companies

Pocket Casts Acquired by NPR and Three Other Public Radio Companies

Pocket Casts is widely believed to be one of the best podcast listening application for both Android and iOS. The app is now being acquired by a group of companies which includes NPR, WNYC Studios, WBEZ Chicago, and This American Life. They are among the top four podcast products so Pocket Casts is definitely going into the right hands.

Apple Removes Telegram From the App Store Due to ‘Inappropriate Content’ [Update: It’s Back!]

Apple Removes Telegram From the App Store Due to ‘Inappropriate Content’ [Update: It’s Back!]

Apple has removed the Telegram messaging app from the iOS App Store due to “inappropriate content.” In addition to Telegram, Telegram X — an experimental version of the app with new features — was also removed from the App Store for the same reason.