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Instagram’s leaked design prototype hides likes count

”We want your followers to focus on what you share, not how many likes your posts get. During this test, only the person who share a post will see the total number of likes it gets”. This, in the words of Instagram’s creators, is the reason for this changed being tested. They hope that removing the count of likes will make it so that people concentrate more on the quality of their content and saying things that are actually important to them rather than ”herding” large numbers of ego-boosting followers in whatever way possible. The likes count will NOT be ...

OPPO Reno 10x Zoom, price, specs, release date

Price: 799 euro in Europe,Specifications:– OLED display, 6,65′, Full HD+,– Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 CPU,– 6/8GB RAM, 128/256GB storage room,– Sony IMX586 main camera, 48 Mpix f/1.7 + 13 Mpix + 8 Mpix f/2.2, LED flash,– 16 Mpix selfie shooter, f/2.0,– Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0,– 4065 mAh battery,– in-display fingerprint scanner,– Android 9 Pie with ColorOS 6.0.Release date: April 24th. ...

Tencent are making their own gaming phone

Whoever did not see this coming, raise your hands.Okay, so that is how many dummies are here. You can put your hands down. Chinese Internet and gaming company Tencent, known for publishing a plethora of mobile video games, now considers delving into the gaming smartphone business themselves. The company does not plan to manufacture this hypothetical device on its own, though; Tencent will provide its brand and publishment, while the device itself will be developed by someone else. This someone will be, according to gossip, either ASUS, Black Shark, Wentai or Razer.Why would Tencent want to ...

Samsung Galaxy S10 so far sales better than Galaxy S9 have

Galaxy Fold may be in trouble, but at least the company’s other device is doing well. The smartphone is available in the US for a week now and, according to Counterpoint Research, it has already sold 16% better than its predecessor, Galaxy S9. Galaxy S10 Plus is responsible for half of Galaxy S10 series’ sales, while Galaxy S10e consists only a minority of them. The series’ good sales do not come out of nowhere, by the way: Galaxy S10 offers a high-quality display and camera, as well as a sleeve of useful features. ...

Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo receives April security patch

Firmware number J720MUBS3ASD1 is currently available in Chile, and should soon be released in Bolivia, Brazil, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago. The patch fixes five critical Android OS vulnerabilities, 15 Samsung ones and a number of lesser issues. Since it is just a security patch, it does not contain any new features. If your phone does not download it automatically, go to Settings, navigate to Software update and select Download and install. ...

Samsung is in trouble, episode 8214. This time it is Galaxy Fold’s display

Some people believed that it is too early for working foldable devices. They said that the technology is not ready yet and that the displays will often malfunction. Well, it looks like those people may have been correct. The Verge published an article by one Dieter Bohn, in which the author describes how the display of his Galaxy Fold broke a day after buying the device. The display kind of broke in half, with pixels of one half displaying only a black or white screen instead of the contents of the screen. The effects can be seen on a video shot by yet another person. Yes, that is right: ...

Huawei Honor 20 Lite renders

Leaks, leaks… Today’s leak is a render of the upcoming Honor 20 Lite, a cheaper version of the Huawei P30 Lite. This device’s price is said to be 299,99 euro, though for now it is mostly just supposition. We do not know when will this phone be released. What we do know, though, is its specs:– 6,21′ display, Full HD+,– HiSilicon Kirin 710 CPU, 8 cores,– 4GB RAM, 128GB flash space, microSD card up to 128GB,– 24 Mpix f/1.8 + 2 Mpix + 8 Mpix f/2.4 main camera, LED flash,– 32 Mpix selfie shooter,– fingerprint scanner,– Android 9 ...

2 million Samsung Galaxy A units sold in India within 40 days

Samsung’s plans to make Galaxy A the biggest brand in India are off to a good start. Two million sold Galaxy A smartphones have allowed Samsung to make around 500 million USD, which means that its revenue end goal of 4 billion USD made in India by the end of 2019 is at least somewhat realistic; Samsung is, at least officially, confident that it will make even more than that.Galaxy A series in India consists of Galaxy A10, A20, A30 and A50. Soon it will be joined by the Galaxy A70 (Rs 25,000 – Rs 30,000) and Galaxy A80 (Rs 45,000 – Rs 50,000). It is also possible that yet ...

LG V50 ThinQ 5G’s South Korean launch delayed

The news comes from LG’s own official announcement. According to the company, the phone, which original launch date was April 19th, will be released at a later, yet unspecified date. The reason for the delay is LG wanting to properly optimize the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset and Qualcomm X50 5G modem that the phone sports. Seeing how the already released Samsung Galaxy S10 5G’s owners have issues with their own 5G connectivity, that might be the right call. ...