Oppo Watch goes global with Wear OS, 30-hour battery life, much more

July 31, 2020

Category: Gadgets, Mobile

In March, Oppo launched its first smartwatch in China complete with a custom Android-based operating system. Following a successful start, today the Oppo Watch is heading to Europe and the UK with Wear OS on board. The first smartwatch with […]

Android 11 R does have an internal dessert name and a new update

July 24, 2020

Category: Apps & OS, Mobile

Google surprised Android aficionados last year by dropping the naming scheme that uses dessert names to mark the release of the latest major build of Android. And this was done in alphabetical order. This practice started with Android 1.5 which […]

What to do with legacy apps that can’t migrate to the cloud

July 17, 2020

About 20 percent to 30 percent of your applications are not economically viable to move to the public cloud. These are applications with no platform analogs in the cloud, such as traditional mainframe applications. Or, even if there are platform […]

Internet, Wireless & Cloud

T-Mobile massively expands its already impressive 5G coverage with a new world first

August 4, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Well, that was fast. Even though T-Mobile vaguely announced back in May that its standalone 5G launch would take place “later this year”, following that up with a more aggressive but similarly imprecise “later this quarter” timeline less than a […]

Mobile, Smartphones

Pixel 5 will probably sport a 6.67-inches 120Hz display, on track for an October announcement

August 4, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

The Pixel 4a has finally been announced. As expected, the midranger is underpinned by the Snapdragon 730G chip, which means it’s not 5G-ready. Google does have two 5G phones planned though and they are coming this fall. Per display analyst […]

Gadgets, Mobile

The newest deals on Misfit’s Wear OS smartwatches are almost too good to be true

August 3, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

It’s safe to say that Misfit is not the most famous or popular Wear OS smartwatch vendor in the world right now, and because Wear OS itself is not a very successful software platform, we can assume this Fossil-owned brand […]

Internet, Mobile, Smartphones, Wireless & Cloud

Ookla says that these chipsets deliver the fastest 5G in the U.S.

August 3, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

When you talk to consumers about the benefits of 5G, the faster download data speeds are what most are concerned about. Lower latency is something that benefits all, but you really don’t hear much about that from the average Joe […]