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Leaked Oppo’s Reno smartphone

OPPO announced a few weeks ago that it will present its new series of smartphones under the Reno brand on April 10. After taking a look at some of the smartphone’s renderings, today another one has appeared in which the smartphone pop-up camera is shown in the style of a…shark fin? In the quest to purge the […]

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UK watchdog slams Huawei over ‘serious’ cybersecurity vulnerabilities

A British watchdog monitoring Huawei products warned of security flaws in its networking equipment and suggested they’ll be difficult to fix. The Huawei Cyber Security Evaluation Centre (HCSEC) Oversight Board report, released Thursday, notes that the suspicion-scarred Chinese telecom’s approach to software development brings “significantly increased risk to UK operators.” The government-led group also noted […]

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YouTube TV is now available in every TV market in the US

At launch, YouTube TV was limited to just a few supported markets, but it’s spread rather quickly. As of August, it had expanded to 100 service locations. Google is rolling YouTube TV. YouTube TV has officially completed its US rollout, with the company announcing that the over-the-top internet streaming service is now available in the […]

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Xiaomi’s foldable phone shows up in new video teaser

We’ve already seen the Xiaomi foldable phone after the company released a video of its CEO playing around with the concept device, but now we’ve been given another, 10-second sneak peek of this intriguing handset. Unlike its foldable rivals – the Samsung Galaxy Fold and Huawei Mate X – Xiaomi’s flexible device boasts two hinges. […]

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Apple apologizes for continued reliability problems with its MacBook keyboards

With its MacBook keyboards in the spotlight again thanks to a bruising column from Joanna Stern at The Wall Street Journal, Apple today acknowledged that a “small number” of its customers are still experiencing reliability issues and failing keys when using the company’s third-generation butterfly keyboard. In a statement, an Apple spokesperson acknowledged the issues […]

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Watch the Samsung Galaxy Fold

Samsung has dropped a behind the scenes video, in which the forthcoming foldable is put through Samsung’s in-house stress testing.  Claims of lasting around 200,000 folds and unfolds are pretty standard for these kinds of devices. As noted, that amounts to around 100 folds a day for over five years longer than most of us […]

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Huawei’s New Smart Glasses

Huawei has partnered with Korean glasses brand Gentle Monster to create what it calls its first pair of “smart glasses”. The Huawei Eyewear glasses, designed in partnership with luxury Korean sunglasses designer Gentle Monster, was announced at Huawei’s P30 smartphone launch in Paris Key Points • South Africa will be one of the first countries […]