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SanDisk Ultra 400GB microSD review

By | 2018-04-23T03:58:36+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Categories: GSM|

We usually don't review storage devices here but when SanDisk reached out to us to review their 400GB Ultra microSD, it was hard to say no. Although large capacity microSD cards are not particularly new, 400GB is still a mind-boggling amount of memory for something that is smaller than my thumbnail. The 400GB

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Empathy technologies like VR, AR, and social media can transform education – TechCrunch

By | 2018-04-23T00:24:51+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Categories: Android|

Jennifer Carolan Contributor More posts by this contributor Why VR matters, especially in rural schools In The Better Angels of Our Nature, Harvard psychologist Steven Pinker makes the case for reading as a “technology for perspective-taking” that has the capacity to not only evoke people’s empathy but also expand it. “The power of

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Amazon’s next conquest will be apparel – TechCrunch

By | 2018-04-22T21:01:11+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Categories: Android|

Sunny Dhillon Contributor More posts by this contributor The rise of experiential commerce Approaching e-commerce investments in the age of Amazon Late last year, after Amazon announced it had acquired the rights to J.R.R. Tolkien’s epic “Lord of the Rings” saga for $250 million, I wrote how the move underscored Amazon’s relentless pursuit

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Smartphones – Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

By | 2018-04-23T02:50:03+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Categories: GSM|

Among other things, for a smartphone to be bang on trend these days it needs, a tall 18:9 display with minimum bezels (with a notch thrown in for good measure), a superb camera system and Artificial Intelligence and/or Machine Learning. Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are buzzwords being adopted and applied throughout our

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Counterclockwise: the rise of the metal phone

By | 2018-04-22T16:00:01+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Categories: GSM|

Phone makers have converged on one design for premium models – a metal frame sandwiched between two panes of glass. It’s a practical choice, the metal gives rigidity to the thin, long phones while glass lets radio waves and wireless charging through. The number of phones that incorporate metal in their build has

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Netflix successfully reinvents ‘Lost in Space’ – TechCrunch

By | 2018-04-22T17:39:32+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Categories: Android|

Lost in Space started out as a ’60s TV series, got rebooted in the 1990s as a feature film and has now been brought up-to-date by Netflix . On the latest episode of the Original Content podcast, we review the first season of the new show, which finds the Robinson family once again

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Where have all the pilots gone? – TechCrunch

By | 2018-04-22T14:22:19+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Categories: Android|

You’d think everybody would want to fly. It’s been a universal human dream since the first cave person saw the first pterodactyl¹. You’d think better technology, greater demand, economic growth, and population growth would mean more and more pilots. But the surprising, counterintuitive fact is that fewer and fewer people are flying, and

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Meizu 15, 15 Plus, and M15 unveiled: top models have dual cams with a tele lens

By | 2018-04-22T15:33:46+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Categories: GSM|

Meizu unveiled a trio of phones with an interesting selection of chipsets. The top two models use Samsung-sourced Super AMOLED screens with 16:9 aspect ratio, bucking the trend of taller screens. They also get dual cameras with OIS and 2x telephoto, the “lite” version sticks to just a single camera setup. Meizu 15

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In Past Tense: The story of Vlad’s phones

By | 2018-04-22T14:27:22+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Categories: GSM|

Hi, I’m Vlad, the evening shift guy around here (insert vampire joke if you must). I’m 33 and have been with GSMArena for almost four years now. My phone journey started when I was 15 years old. The early days My first phone was a Bosch 509, which I got in 1999. Two

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Weekly poll results: for gaming phones to succeed, they need hardware controls

By | 2018-04-22T13:23:17+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Categories: GSM|

The future of gaming phones proved to be a more divisive topic than we anticipated – the final result is nearly even, a 47/53 split in favor of “no, gaming phones do not have a future”. At least some consensus seems to have formed in the comments. To succeed, these phones need two

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