Researchers: ‘Simjacker’ Attack Silently Tracks Your Phone’s Location

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Both Apple and Google spend a great deal of time and energy strengthening the security of their mobile platforms. No piece of software is perfect, but Android and iOS are overall very secure these days. That doesn’t matter when […]

The Polaroid Lab uses the light from your phone’s screen to turn digital photos into Polaroids – gpgmail

[ad_1]   When all of us are carrying phones that can snap a thousand photos a minute and are connected to cloud systems that can store millions, there’s an undeniable charm to physical photos. The ones deemed worthy; the ones so special that they must be transformed from bit to atom. While photo printers are […]

The LG G8X Is the Company’s Latest Attempt to Make Dual-Screen Phones a Thing

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Smartphones have basically gotten as large as they can reasonably get without some sort of radical design change. Samsung and Huawei are working with foldable OLED technology to allow phones to transform into tablets, but LG is still pushing […]

Sony Is Back to Making Compact Phones With the Xperia 5

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. It is traditional for Sony to launch two flagship phones per year, so naturally, everyone expected its big IFA 2019 announcement to be the Xperia 2. After all, it released the Xperia 1 earlier this year. Instead, Sony unveiled […]

Light Phone’s founders discuss life beyond the smartphone – gpgmail

[ad_1] For a seemingly tough pitch, Light has had little trouble getting noticed. The company has run two successful crowdfunding campaigns for a pair of minimalist phones designed to augment or replace the smartphone. Today the startup announced that it will be shipping the second version of the handset, which introduces a handful of features […]

Phones, laptops and game consoles get tariff reprieve until December – gpgmail

[ad_1] Electronics manufacturers are no doubt breathing a collective sigh of relief this morning at the news that the United States Trade Representative (USTR) has delayed tariffs on a number of categories. A long list of exports, including livestock, foodstuff and clothing will have the additional 10 percent tariff imposed on September 1. Others, including […]

Huawei’s in-house OS could show up on phones this year – gpgmail

[ad_1] Huawei has almost certainly been working on a software contingency plan for some time now, prepping for a worst case scenario. When the U.S. announced that it was blacklisting the Chinese hardware giant earlier this year, those plans were likely accelerated. One of the things that’s still unclear, however, is what role the company’s […]

Google’s Pixel Phones Will Soon Be Able to Speak to 911 Operators

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Google’s Duplex feature on Android phones can be a lifesaver if you just don’t have time to call and set up a reservation for yourself. A similar feature coming to select Android phones could be a real lifesaver, though. Automated 911 […]