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Internet, Wireless & Cloud

AT&T challenges T-Mobile’s ‘best 5G network’ advertising claim and wins

February 24, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

Hyperbolic use of language that’s not always in line with reality or objectively verifiable might be the oldest trick in the marketing playbook, but the National Advertising Division (NAD) of BBB National Programs is sure doing everything in its power […]


Mobile, Smartphones

Samsung could reveal its AMD GPU for smartphones in June

February 23, 2021

Via: TechSpot

It was back in 2019 when AMD and Samsung signed a deal that would bring the former’s graphics tech to the latter’s mobile devices. Later rumors claimed it was coming to Galaxy phones in 2021, and we’ve seen some promising […]


Cybersecurity, Security

Qualcomm and Sophos strike cybersecurity deal that highlights benefits of 5G and AI in PCs

February 23, 2021

Via: TechSpot

The two companies announced that an Arm-compatible version of the Sophos Intercept X cybersecurity software application will be available on Snapdragon-powered PCs in the second half of 2021. On one hand, it’s easy to think that while porting over a […]


Computing, Software & Applications

Google finally updated Gmail’s App Store entry with privacy ‘nutrition labels’

February 23, 2021

Via: TechSpot

MacRumors noticed on Monday that Google had finally added the required data collection information to the Gmail app, and it is surprisingly (or maybe not) extensive. There are 10 data categories Gmail collects and shares to improve third-party advertising, analytics, […]


Internet, Wireless & Cloud

Why Microsoft Azure wins with enterprise customers

February 22, 2021

Via: Info World

As the old IT truism goes, nobody ever got fired for buying IBM. Now, in the cloud era, many are starting to apply the same logic to another well-known vendor: Microsoft. For enterprises with extensive Microsoft footprints—spanning Office, Windows, Dynamics, […]


Mobile, Smartphones

Samsung commits to 4 years of updates for its 2019 and later smartphones

February 22, 2021

Via: GSMArena.com

Samsung has taken a strong stance on security by offering an extended support of security updates for its smartphones. All Galaxy phones from the Z, S, Note, A, M, XCover and Tab series, launched since 2019 will receive at least […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

Android 12 update beta release date and new features

February 17, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

For the next, highly expected version of Android, Google is preparing to open the spigot not only on new features, but also on a long overdue interface polishing, all indicators suggest. Not only did said new Android 12 interface leak […]


Computing, Hardware

Consumer spending on PC gaming hardware and accessories in the US increased 62 percent in 2020

February 17, 2021

Via: TechSpot

According to The NPD Group, all hardware and accessory categories experienced double-digit growth last year, but it was PC headsets, monitors and keyboards that saw the most growth, both in terms of dollars generated and units sold. Sales of digital […]


Computing, Software & Applications

Google Cloud funds Python projects

February 16, 2021

Via: Info World

Google Cloud has donated $350,000 to the Python Software Foundation, with the goals of aiding CPython development, improving foundational Python tools, and beefing up the security of the Python package ecosystem. Three specific projects will be supported by the donation, […]


Computing, Hardware

Qualcomm, Google, and Microsoft aren’t happy about Nvidia buying Arm

February 16, 2021

Via: TechSpot

When Nvidia announced it was buying Arm for a whopping $40 billion, it understandably shocked a number of tech giants, as it’s bound to change the semiconductor landscape as we know it and extend Arm’s influence beyond smartphones and the […]