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Robinhood cancels plan to offer no-fee banking after SIPC denies it planned to insure accounts

Robinhood cancels plan to offer no-fee banking after SIPC denies it planned to insure accounts

19 hours ago   |   Phone Arena

Just a couple of days ago, we told you that commission-free trading app Robinhood was adding free no-fee banking and checking to its offerings. The company said it would pay 3%...
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Parent firms of T-Mobile and Sprint reportedly drop Huawei; T-Mobile-Sprint deal could benefit

Parent firms of T-Mobile and Sprint reportedly drop Huawei; T-Mobile-Sprint deal could benefit

2 days ago   |   Phone Arena   |   4 articles

Today, Reuters has published a story about the parent companies of proposed merger partners T-Mobile and Sprint. The former's majority owner, Deutsche Telekom, will stop using...
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Ming-Chi Kuo Says iPhone XR Demand Has Been Lower Than Expected, Slashes Shipment Estimates

Ming-Chi Kuo Says iPhone XR Demand Has Been Lower Than Expected, Slashes Shipment Estimates

2 days ago   |   Mac Rumors   |   2 articles

IPhone XR demand has been lower than expected, according to Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who has slashed his overall iPhone shipment forecast by 20 percent for the first quarter...
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Opera for Android is now Web 3-ready, cryptocurrencies

2 days ago   |   Android Community

More blockchain phones and crypto wallets are expected to be introduced in the coming months. We're assuming related apps and services will also be revealed like this new...
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Android Phones Easily Broken Into By Using 3D-Printed Face, But iPhone Remained Impenetrable

Android Phones Easily Broken Into By Using 3D-Printed Face, But iPhone Remained Impenetrable

2 days ago   |   Inquisitr

Facial recognition has been lauded as the future of security, but as a simple experiment from Forbes cybersecurity journalist Thomas Brewster showed, it is quite easy to break...
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Samsung Galaxy S8 gets December security patch

Samsung Galaxy S8 gets December security patch

2 days ago   |   Geeky Gadgets   |   2 articles

Samsung has released a software update for another one of their handsets, the Samsung Galaxy S8 and it comes with the latest security update from Google for their Android OS...
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The best way to rip a DVD: Handbrake vs WinX DVD Ripper

The best way to rip a DVD: Handbrake vs WinX DVD Ripper

2 days ago   |   Tech Radar

You've spent years amassing that stunning DVD collection, so it's only right that you want to make sure it's secure and easy to watch. That's why it's a great idea to rip your...
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Huawei reportedly has a secret research lab at its China headquarters

Huawei reportedly has a secret research lab at its China headquarters

2 days ago   |   Phone Arena

While Huawei's smartphone sales may have skyrocketed in 2018, it's fair to say that the company as a whole hasn't had the best year. Governments across the globe have raised...
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Iranian phishers bypass 2fa protections offered by Yahoo Mail and Gmail

Iranian phishers bypass 2fa protections offered by Yahoo Mail and Gmail

3 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge A recent phishing campaign targeting US government officials, activists, and journalists is notable for using a technique that allowed the attackers to bypass...
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Android Pie adds Keystore features to make phone safer, more secure

3 days ago   |   Android Community   |   5 articles

The Android 9 Pie may be slow in rolling out but it's better this year compared to Oreo. The Pie is being served to several flagship smartphones already including the Samsung...
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"API bug" allegedly caused third party apps to have access to photos from 6.8 million Facebook users

Just when you think that Facebook might get its act together and respect the privacy of its subscribers, something happens to make you wonder what is really going on with the... Read more ...

Lawsuit alleges Apple's iPhone XS marketing images deceptively hide the notch

Lawsuit alleges Apple's iPhone XS marketing images deceptively hide the notch

A lawsuit has been filed against Apple this week by a man and women claiming prominent iPhone XS and iPhone XS marketing photos on Apple.com are overly deceptive in hiding the... Read more ...

EBay's sitewide sale offers up to 15% off everything today only

EBay's sitewide sale offers up to 15% off everything today only

Don't miss your shot! Today only, eBay is taking up to 15% off your order when you enter promo code PICKUPSALE during checkout. This code can save you a maximum of $75 off your... Read more ...

Deal: Save up to $200 on the Apple iPad Pro 10.5-inch at Best Buy

Deal: Save up to $200 on the Apple iPad Pro 10.5-inch at Best Buy

Best Buy has debuted a new 3-day Gift Sale that runs until the end of the weekend. The U.S. retailer offers interesting deals on Apple, Sonos, and Philips Hue products, but... Read more ...

Sounds app for Pixel models is now up and running

Sounds app for Pixel models is now up and running

Earlier this month, we told you about an app that was listed in the Google Play Store that was designed to deliver exclusive ringtones, notifications and alarms to Pixel users... Read more ...

Deal: Apple iPad 9.7 (2018) gets a cool price cut at Target

Deal: Apple iPad 9.7 (2018) gets a cool price cut at Target

Planning to buy an iOS tablet for Christmas? If you are, we're glad to inform you that Apple's newest iPad 9.7-inch is now pretty cheap at Target. Normally, prices for the iPad... Read more ...

Samsung reportedly prepping a new mid-range Galaxy Tab A tablet for Q1 2019

Samsung reportedly prepping a new mid-range Galaxy Tab A tablet for Q1 2019

Is Samsung prepping a new mid-range tablet? It is, according to 91mobiles. The new slate is expected to join the Galaxy Tab A lineup and reportedly carries the model number of... Read more ...

Review: Whitestone Dome Glass for iPhone XS is a great screen protector w/ a...

Review: Whitestone Dome Glass for iPhone XS is a great screen protector w/ a unique installation process

In general, I have mixed opinions about using screen protectors with the iPhone X and iPhone XS. The phones are absolutely beautiful without any sort of protection, but with... Read more ...

Win a free Moto product in the 12 Days of Moto Giveaway; today's prize is...

Win a free Moto product in the 12 Days of Moto Giveaway; today's prize is the Moto Z3 Play

On its Instagram page, Motorola U.S. has announced a sweepstakes called the 12 Days of Moto Giveaway. The sweepstakes actually started on December 14th, and Motorola is... Read more ...

Huawei Watch GT review: When hardware and software don't mesh

Huawei Watch GT review: When hardware and software don't mesh

Enlarge Only a handful of wearable operating systems exists today. Dominating the market are watchOS and Wear OS, unsurprisingly so, as they accompany the two most popular... Read more ...