Sony Xperia 5 with Alpha, Eye AF tech launches at IFA 2019

There won’t be a Sony Xperia 2. Instead of ‘2’, Sony decided to launch its next phone offering and call it the Sony Xperia 5. The flagship device boasts a sleek yet compact build with triple rear camera setup and a host of imaging features, Dolby Atmos sound, and a …

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Sonos Move is their first portable, outdoor speaker

Sonos is a brand that people trust when it comes to quality audio devices. Their newly announced product, the Sonos Move, combines two of their most requested features: portability and outdoor durability. The speaker works with both WiFi and Bluetooth and is compatible with some of the more popular digital …

LG G8X ThinQ, LG Dual Screen debut at IFA 2019

LG is joining the foldable phone category. Well, not really but the other South Korean tech giant has launched the LG G8X ThinQ which is a dual-screen add-on. The device system folds and then opens to reveal two screens where you can do and enjoy more. It was mentioned only …

Roku Smart Soundbar and Wireless Subwoofer now up for pre-order

Soundbars are pretty nifty devices to have in your home as it doesn’t just serve as a speaker for your TV but it also is a smart speaker for all your connectivity needs. Roku is the latest brand to bring you a device like this with its newly announced Roku …

Facebook now lets you choose to turn facial recognition on or off

If you’ve ever felt spooked or confused or downright paranoid about Facebook’s facial recognition capabilities, you’re not alone. It’s long been a source of criticism by both ordinary users and privacy advocates even as Facebook has positioned it as one of their safeguards to protect you from other people using …

Twitter won’t let you tweet via SMS for now

After reports that famous people’s accounts were hacked, including their own CEO’s, Twitter is now temporarily suspending their tweet via SMS feature. The official statement is of course that they are working on a solution for this but as they don’t have one yet, the net best thing would be …

Lenovo Mirage AR Headset out with free Marvel Dimension of Heroes

Lenovo Mirage Solo standalone VR headset is getting an update. We’re tempted to say it’s a subtle upgrade but with the name Marvel, we have a feeling it will bring in more business for Lenovo. It’s not really a new VR headset but a new AR headset that lets you …

New Lenovo Smart Devices with Google Assistant introduced

Lenovo has recently introduced three new Smart Devices. The smart home consumers are provided more options now with the entrance of the Lenovo Smart Display 7, Lenovo Smart Tab M8, and the Lenovo Yoga Smart Tab 10. You may probably say they are all glorified tablets but each one is …

New Amazon Fire TV products announced

Amazon is still the top e-commerce site. It’s on top of the world for several reasons and one of which is the fact that it comes up with interesting product lines. At the moment, the Echo and Alexa-powered devices are popular. Before that, there is the Kindle that has revolutionized …

Honor 20s, Honor Play 3 roll out with triple rear shooters

Honor, as Huawei’s sub-brand, may be affected by the recent US trade ban. It’s the only Huawei mobile brand that is sold in the United States. Its fate seems to be uncertain especially now that we’re hearing the next-gen premium flagship may not run on the latest Android OS. The …

Gmail finally working on calendar spam fix

If you’ve noticed that some unknown entities are adding events to your Google Calendar with links that seem pretty suspicious, you’re right to be wary and you should not be clicking on those. But even if you know better than to touch those unsolicited invites, it’s still pretty annoying to …

BLU VIVO X5 and VIVO XL5 introduced, sold unlocked on Amazon

We’re now in the second half of the year which means OEMs are busy introducing their latest products. Combined with the IFA 2019 event, the next few weeks will be very busy for the phone makers. Taking a break from the top mobile brands in the market today, here’s BLU …

Huawei Mate 30 Pro renders, 360-degree video appear before launch

As early as January and even before the Huawei P30 series was announced, the Mate 30 already became part of the rumor mill. It was said the flagship series due in the second half of the year would come with a penta-camera setup. When the US trade ban issue erupted, …

Samsung Galaxy Fold finally relaunched, available tom in Korea

Guess who’s back? Back again is the Samsung Galaxy Fold. Finally and officially, the South Korean tech giant’s first-ever foldable phone that had an embarrassing initial launch is now ready to go public after almost four months of being tested. Samsung has proudly announced that the Galaxy Fold is ready. …

ASUS ROG Phone II Ultimate Edition, VivoWatch SP debut at IFA 2019

The Asus ROG Phone 2 has been highly anticipated ever since we first heard it would offer a 120Hz display experience. The device is also said to take advantage of the latest Snapdragon 855 Plus chipset and may run on up to 12GB of RAM. It sounded the new ASUS …

Nest Hub Max will finally come out September 9

It seems that seeming mistake on the Google Support webpage was actually true. The Nest Hub Max will finally come out on September 9, four months after it was first officially announced and two months after that date was “leaked” on an official channel. However, what we don’t know yet …

USB 4 specifications with added speed, same compatibility

Not many people think USB speed is that important as long as files are transferred. But in this day and age, speed is important in almost everything. The last USB version we featured was USB 3.2 back in 2017. We also remember USB-IF introducing the new USB Type-C compliance program. …

Spotify is bringing back Android widget due to public demand

When users first found out that Spotify was removing support for an Android widget, there was some confusion as to why they would do that and then eventual anger when they actually pushed through with it. Of course, companies know they should never underestimate a passionate fan base, even if …

Galaxy Watch Active 2 may be shipping in the UK first

As we wait for the Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 to start shipping, one piece of news that we’re hearing, or rather, seeing, is that it might come out in the UK first ahead of other markets. That’s because the details on its UK portal shows that it will start …

Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 launching before this month ends with 108MP cam

There is no Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 yet but the Chinese OEM is expected to introduce a new flagship phone in the coming weeks. After the Mi Mix 3, we were only introduced to the Mi Mix 3 5G variant which is a more advanced version. The new device is …