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Honor Play in for review

By | 2018-08-19T03:45:53+00:00 August 18th, 2018|Categories: GSM|

This is the Honor Play - a phone Huawei's sub-brand is selling as gaming-oriented, but which we think is much much more. First - here's our unboxing and key features video. The Honor Play has a lot of things going for it, but here are the main ones - a solid, well-made body,

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Distributed teams are rewriting the rules of office(less) politics – TechCrunch

By | 2018-08-18T21:29:51+00:00 August 18th, 2018|Categories: Android|

When we think about designing our dream home, we don’t think of having a thousand roommates in the same room with no doors or walls. Yet in today’s workplace where we spend most of our day, the purveyors of corporate office design insist that tearing down walls and bringing more people closer together

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Global unicorn exits hit multi-year high in 2018 – TechCrunch

By | 2018-08-18T18:25:38+00:00 August 18th, 2018|Categories: Android|

Joanna Glasner Contributor More posts by this contributor Boston-area startups are on pace to overtake NYC venture totals Home run exits happen stealthily for biotech Unicorn exits are taking flight. With the IPO window wide open, an apparent record number of venture-backed companies privately valued over $1 billion have launched public offerings this

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Gaming in Asia may be crypto’s killer dApp – TechCrunch

By | 2018-08-18T17:24:35+00:00 August 18th, 2018|Categories: Android|

As money and talent flows into the crypto and blockchain worlds, a persistent question keeps coming up: what is going to be the “killer app” that drives adoption for these nascent technologies? The answer may well be quite simple: gaming in Asia. That’s the theory for Cryptokitties, the notable purveyor of cute cats. The

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VW’s Diess learned about emissions software months before scandal, report says

By | 2018-08-18T22:59:39+00:00 August 18th, 2018|Categories: Automotive News|

Diess, who was VW's brand chief at the time the scandal emerged, became CEO of parent company Volkswagen AG in April this year. FRANKFURT -- Volkswagen AG CEO Herbert Diess was told about the existence of cheating software in cars two months before regulators blew the whistle on a multi-billion exhaust emissions scandal,

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Gboard teardown hints at clipboard manager and floating mode in the works

By | 2018-08-18T19:33:52+00:00 August 18th, 2018|Categories: GSM|

The beta for Google's keyboard Gboard v7.5 is now out and it comes with a host of useful features, or at least hints of them. Chief among those is what effectively is a clipboard manager where you'd be able to see a list of things you've recently copied. Other implied functionality includes a

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Two more paintjobs for the Huawei P20 Pro to be shown at IFA

By | 2018-08-18T18:32:44+00:00 August 18th, 2018|Categories: GSM|

We haven't bothered trying to hide our fondness for the P20 Pro's color schemes, and it appears Huawei's design department will be making it even tougher to pick just the right option. Apparently, two weeks from now at IFA, the company will be announcing two more paintjobs for its flagship. Huawei P20 Pro

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Motorola One (non-Power) certified: 5.86″ 720p display, 3,000mAh battery

By | 2018-08-18T17:32:11+00:00 August 18th, 2018|Categories: GSM|

The Motorola One showed up on GeekBench the other day, and it turns out it's been to other places too. The toned-down version of the yet-unofficial One Power has passed by Chinese regulator TENAA where its listing reveals a ton of specs that the benchmark database wouldn't. Motorola XT1941-2 (Motorola One) at TENAA

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BlackBerry KEY2 receiving the August security patch in North America

By | 2018-08-18T16:30:50+00:00 August 18th, 2018|Categories: GSM|

A firmware update for the BlackBerry KEY2 is live in North America with users in the US and Canada getting the ABE181 build over the air. The update brings the security patch level up to August 5. The download is a little short of 400MB, and with security patches normally in double-digit megabytes,

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Tesla struggles with too much reliance on troubled CEO Elon Musk

By | 2018-08-18T12:43:22+00:00 August 18th, 2018|Categories: Automotive News|

Tesla's story has been such a soap opera that it's hard to know which twists and turns are worth heeding. Tesla CEO Elon Musk's pathos-laden interview published Friday by The New York Times might seem like just another distraction, but it's probably as important as anything to do with Tesla's manufacturing or sales. After

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