The smartphone ‘notch’ is a horrible idea

The smartphone ‘notch’ is a horrible idea

The Bezel-less screen, except for the part in the middle.Image: Concept Creator/YouTube There’s a horrible trend in smartphones happening right now, and I’m afraid it’s not going away very soon. I’m talking about the smartphone notch. It’s the way the newer, edge-to-edge screens on several upcoming top smartphones are cut to make room for the […]

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The next Apple Watch might finally cut the iPhone’s digital cord

The next Apple Watch might finally cut the iPhone’s digital cord

The new devices to run the latest watchOS (pictured above) might not depend on your iPhone as much.Image: AP/REX/Shutterstock The next generation Apple Watch might break free from your iPhone and connect directly to cellular networks, according to a report from reliable insider Mark Gurman of Bloomberg, who cited “people familiar with the matter.” The […]

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Leaked Samsung Galaxy Note 8 show the phone from all sides

Leaked Samsung Galaxy Note 8 show the phone from all sides

An invited to Samsung's August 23 event in New York, where the Galaxy Note 8 will likely be announced.Image: Samsung Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Note 8 has just been bared in the mother of all leaks: A set of press images showing the device in several colors, from all sides. The images come from reliable leaker […]

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Apple’s HomePod ‘leaked’ these two secrets about the iPhone 8

Apple’s HomePod ‘leaked’ these two secrets about the iPhone 8

Apple's iPhone 7 Plus.Image: Lili Sams/Mashable Apple’s HomePod isn’t even available for purchase yet, and it’s already leaking secrets about the company’s upcoming iPhone. According to developer Steve Troughton-Smith. whose findings were reported on by 9to5Mac, the firmware for the smart speaker all but confirms the new iPhone will be almost all screen in the […]

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New iOS update fixes bug that let hackers take over your iPhone

New iOS update fixes bug that let hackers take over your iPhone

Image: Lili Sams/Mashable Apple released a new version of its mobile platform, iOS 10.3.3, on Wednesday, fixing a couple of security issues. Sounds like business as usual, but one of the bugs squashed with this update was actually quite serious. The issue, first reported by security expert Nitay Artenstein, let attackers execute arbitrary code on […]

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to arrive in late August

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to arrive in late August

Samsung Galaxy Note 7Image: Brittany Herbert/Mashable We already sort of knew, but now we really know: Samsung will launch its next flagship, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, in late August. According to ePrice, Samsung Mobile chief DJ Koh recently confirmed as much at a meeting with journalists in Taiwan, saying the announcement will come at […]

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