OnePlus 6 is announced with Snapdragon 845, larger screen, and interface gestures

Four years – that’s how it has been since the official announcement of the OnePlus One. Hated by some and loved by others, the phone ultimately paved the way for a series of “flagship killers” to enter the stage. Meanwhile, OnePlus grew from a little-known Chinese phone company with only a bunch of employees to a well-known among enthusiasts brand boasting millions of followers. 

Today, OnePlus announced its latest smartphone – the OnePlus 6. It is a true successor to the OnePlus 5 and 5T before it, offering great specs at a price reasonable given today’s trend …


Sprint Unlimited 55+ for Seniors could be announced on May 18th

Last August, T-Mobile announced an unlimited plan for seniors 55 and older. A report published today says that Sprint will introduce its own unlimited plan for seniors on May 18th. Sprint is expected to call its plan Unlimited 55+. If that sounds familiar, well, it happens to be the same name as T-Mobile’s plan for seniors. If you’re 55 or older, Sprint will give you one line of unlimited service for $50 a month, or two lines for $70 a month. Currently, Sprint charges $60 a month for one line of unlimited service and $100 a month for two lines.

Besides the special pricing, the rest of the …

OnePlus 6 to be announced on May 5

By now, there’s no doubt that OnePlus is preparing to show the world its next flagship smartphone. The only question that remains is when this device is going official.

If a freshly leaked alleged teaser originating from Chinа is to be believed, the OnePlus 6 might see the light of day in less than a month’s time, on May 5. The event will reportedly take place in Shenzen, China, at 2 PM local time.
This falls in line with the company’s penchant for a spring release of their main flagship, followed by an autumn release of an improved “T” variation of the …

Pokemon GO Earth Day events announced for April 22

Niantic, the team behind the Pokemon GO phenomenon, has just announced it will host local cleanup events around the world for all players who want to attend. The developers have teamed up with Mission Blue to try and convince Pokemon GO players that they can make a difference on Earth Day, April 22.

For those who don’t know, Mission Blue is an organization that focuses on protecting the oceans. Apparently, if enough players globally attend and partake in the cleanup on April 22, they will unlock the following rewards, which will be available worldwide:

1,500 attendees: 2× catch Stardust …

Everything Apple announced at its Education event

Apple held a special Education-centric event today to talk about the role of the iPad in a classroom and to show to the world a few very cool new software tools for learning.

We are summarizing all of the announcements in this one post here, starting with the star of the show, the new 9.7-inch iPad with support of the Apple Pencil.
From there we go through all the new apps: from the new Schoolwork solution for teachers to cool augmented reality apps for kids, and a really awesome 200GB free iCloud storage allotment for students.
Here …

Meet the real Motorola Moto G6 (to be announced soon, probably)

Motorola Mobility hasn’t announced any new phones this year, but, in the near future, it will likely unveil several models at once. These should be the Moto G6, Moto G6 Plus, and Moto G6 Play – all succeeding the Moto G5 family of 2017. 
After seeing various renders depicting the full Moto G6 series, we can now take a look at real photos presenting the regular G6 (not the Plus, nor the Play). These photos – embedded below – have been released by China’s Telecommunication Equipment Certification Center, aka TENAA, so they’re 100% genuine. 
The …

Sony announced the Xperia Ear Duo – the "dual-listening" wireless earbuds

MWC 2018 is underway and Japanese manufacturer Sony already took its part in the expo. Alongside the announcement of its new flagships – the Xperia XZ2 and the XZ2 Compact, Sony announced the Xperia Ear Duo – the new wireless “dual listening” headphones of the company, which are said to let you listen to music without isolating you from the rest of the world. They’ll be shipping in May 2018, colored in either gold or black, and will be priced at $279,99.
The Xperia Ear Duo has some history. The headset could be called a successor to the Sony Xperia Ear Bluetooth …

LG V30S ThinQ is announced: LG's first AI phone

A day before the start of Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, LG announced an improved version of its best smartphone from 2017. The LG V30S ThinQ, as it is called, is here to introduce us to LG’s approach to artificial intelligence on mobile and to show us how AI can make a good smartphone an even better one. 
The LG V30S ThinQ is the company’s first AI-powered phone
Sounds cool and all, but what can the LG V30S actually do? A primary use for the phone’s AI algorithms is to recognize various scenes and objects. When taking photos, for example, the …

LG K8 and K10 2018 edition announced, to be shown at MWC 2018

With Mobile World Congress just a few days away, LG has announced the 2018 editions of its K10 and K8 budget-friendly smartphones. The company’s entry-level cell phone lineup gains a total of four new models and variations, all of which we expect to see in person at this year’s MWC expo. 
LG describes the 2018-edition LG K8 and LG K10 as “enhanced with even more premium features rivaling those of premium flagships”. Still, the LG K-series is a budget-friendly one, so don’t expect anything fancy.
Design-wise, …

Limited edition fluorite white Casio WSD-F20-WE with Android Wear 2.0 announced

Casio is back with yet another Android Wear smartwatch, the WSD-F20-WE. This time, however, the Japanese company is bringing a limited edition wearable device to market. Even if you’re familiar with Casio’s products, it may be confusing to remember all the company’s smartwatch names, so let’s make it clear.

The Casio WSD-F20-WE is just a limited edition version of the WSD-F20, a rugged Pro Trek smartwatch unveiled back in April. This limited edition model comes with the same hardware inside, but a different color called “fluorite white” that’s supposed to give the smartwatch a crystalline …