Banning WeChat will have major consequences for Apple, Spotify, and others A WeChat ban will have wide-ranging consequences for the tech industry. For instance, if Apple was forced to delete WeChat from the App Store as part of the order, iPhones would become useless in the country. As noted by our own Alex Dobie, it would be worse than Huawei losing access to Google Mobile Services: … [Read more...] about What is WeChat and why is Trump banning it?
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This year's Note takes the form of two distinct devices, including the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra. It's a similar approach to what Samsung did in 2019 with the Note 10 and Note 10+, though the differences are more substantial this time around. For example, while both phones have AMOLED displays (6.7-inch for the Note 20 and 6.9-inch for the Note 20 Ultra), they're of differing resolution and refresh rate. The baseline Note 20 gets a 2400 x 1080 resolution and 60Hz refresh rate, whereas the Note 20 Ultra has a much more impressive 3088 x 1440 resolution and 120Hz refresh rate. … [Read more...] about Samsung unveils the Galaxy Note 20 Ultra, Buds Live, Tab S7 and more
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What are the best cases for the Galaxy Note 20? The Galaxy Note 20 might be the smaller of the two new phones, but it's still a sizeable phone with a sizeable price tag, so the best cases for the Note 20 will offer grip and impact protection to protect your precious new phone. If you prefer your protection in a more streamlined form, the Spigen Liquid Crystal will let that Mystic Green or Mystic Bronze show through in full glory while still offering great grip and scratch protection. The Samsung Kvadrat Cover also offers up protection … [Read more...] about Best Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Cases in 2020
I've lost count of how many I've repaired, and how many have crossed the rainbow bridge to Silicon Heaven. Now, they are much better than the cheap rubbish you can buy from online retailers such as eBay or Amazon, but Apple iPhone cables weren't good. They frayed, broke, and even seemed susceptible to corrosion. … [Read more...] about This Apple product used to be terrible, but I now highly recommend it