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10 best smartphones not made in China

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Fri, 10/18/2019 - 18:47
Concerned about security risks from smartphone makers based in China? Here are your alternatives.

OnePlus 7T review: The best smartphone value of 2019

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 17:21
While most flagship phones push the $1,000 price point, OnePlus recently launched a new version of its OnePlus 7 at a $599 price. It has some of the highest specifications available today and performs at a level far above its price.

Pixel 4 specs vs price: Google's new phone is too weak, too late, and too expensive

zdnet news - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 22:03
Is the Pixel 4 an overpriced disappointment when compared with rival devices from Apple and Samsung?

Mind-reading technology is everyone's next big security nightmare

zdnet news - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 16:30
While the hardware can be made as secure as possible, turning our thoughts into a digital form will put them at risk just like any other data.

Call and battery problems plague iOS 13.1.2

zdnet news - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 11:02
iOS 13.1.2 is taking the phone out of iPhone. In addition, battery and overheating issues are also causing iPhone owners headaches.

Building China's Comac C919 airplane involved a lot of hacking, report says

zdnet news - Mon, 10/14/2019 - 20:00
One of China's most brazen hacking sprees involved intelligence officers, hackers, security researchers, and company insiders.

Gear4 Piccadilly and Crystal Palace for iPhone 11 Pro: D30 technology protects from drops

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Sun, 10/13/2019 - 17:47
Apple iPhone 11 owners have a vast number of case options and Gear4 offers some of the best for impact protection. Nine options are available for the iPhone 11 Pro from $34.99 to $59.99.

Smartish cases for Apple iPhone 11 Pro: Five affordable styles with wallet and grip enhancement

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Sat, 10/12/2019 - 17:21
Smartish is known for offering low cost cases for smartphones with elements of customization and recently launched five new styles for the new Apple iPhone 11 Pro.

Essential teases Project GEM smartphone: Strange form factor with brilliant colors

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Wed, 10/09/2019 - 16:10
It's been a couple of years since we've heard from Essential, but yesterday a couple of images appeared on its Twitter account. The Project GEM device looks like a remote control, but it is running some type of operating system on a full-screen display.

Totallee slim cases for Apple iPhone 11 Pro: Ultra thin scratch protection

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Sun, 10/06/2019 - 15:19
The Totallee cases aren't going to do much to protect your iPhone if you drop it, but the cases are designed to prevent scratches and improve your ability to hold onto your phone.

Caudabe cases for Apple iPhone 11 Pro: Minimalist cases with stylish limited protection

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Sat, 10/05/2019 - 18:21
While cases with drop protection ratings are nice to have for protecting your expensive iPhone, it's also nice to have sleek cases that help you hold the phone while also protecting it from scratches. Caudabe has been one of my favorite minimalist case brands and I recently tested out four of its models.

Samsung Pay Cash now available: Budget your spending with this prepaid virtual card

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Fri, 10/04/2019 - 03:52
In addition to empowering Samsung Pay users to setup prepaid balances for budgeting, Samsung also rolled out Money Transfer support in Samsung Pay. International money transfers can now be made within Samsung pay to 47 countries.

What is Windows 10X? Everything you need to know about Microsoft's dual-screen OS

zdnet news - Wed, 10/02/2019 - 22:42
Microsoft's long-rumored, dual-screen Surface device will run an operating system variant called Windows 10X. So, what is this thing?

Six days with the Samsung Galaxy Fold: Is it really as fragile as Samsung warns?

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Wed, 10/02/2019 - 18:47
Samsung's new Galaxy Fold is an engineering marvel and presents a huge leap forward in smartphone innovation. While you need to use caution with the folding plastic OLED screen, the rest of the phone may be more durable than Samsung cautions.

Even more weird but super useful gadgets

zdnet news - Wed, 10/02/2019 - 16:19
I get a lot of weird and sometimes wonderful gadgets coming across my desk. Some end up impressing me by actually being tremendously useful.

iOS 13 battery life bad? Top tips to fix battery drain issues

zdnet news - Tue, 10/01/2019 - 19:10
Are you experiencing bad battery like after installing iOS 13? Here's how to diagnose and fix the problem. (Updated for iOS 13.1.2)

iOS 13: Security and privacy settings you need to tweak and check

zdnet news - Tue, 10/01/2019 - 17:35
Concerned about the security of the data you store on your iPhone and iPad? Here are the steps you should take to lock down an iPhone running iOS 13. (Updated for iOS 13.1.2)

Docker is in deep trouble

zdnet news - Tue, 10/01/2019 - 03:20
In a leaked internal memo, Docker CEO reveals the troubled company is looking for more money.

Galaxy Fold first look: Prepare to be amazed by the future of smartphones

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Mon, 09/30/2019 - 18:27
Matthew Miller drove eight hours to get his hands on the future. And while Samsung's new Galaxy Fold is not a phone for most people, if you want to experience an engineering marvel that takes you a step closer to the Holy Grail of One Device, read Matthew's first look.

Windows 10 users fume: Microsoft, where's our 'local account' option gone?

zdnet news - Mon, 09/30/2019 - 17:25
Microsoft really wants Windows 10 users to have a cloud account, so the offline-account option is harder to find.