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Sonos Could Be Working On A Smart Home Theater Speaker System

26 days ago   |   By Ubergizmo

Many are probably familiar with Sonos and their wireless speaker systems that let users link up multiple speakers together for a multiroom effect, and also let them stream from music services like Spotify directly. However Sonos could be branching out because in a report from Variety , an FCC filing has hinted at the company's plans for a smart home theater system. This is thanks to the filing that revealed the existence of a HDMI port which is usually featured for home theater systems as it would typically connect to the TV or a display. Sonos has declined to comment on the filing, only...
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Phone maker settles charges it let partner collect customers' text messages

Phone maker settles charges it let partner collect customers' text messages

26 days ago   |   By Ars Technica

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Phone maker BLU is settling charges that it allowed a China-based partner to collect a mountain of customers' personal data-including full content of text messages, real-time locations, telephone numbers, contacts, and installed apps-despite promises it would keep such details private.
Under a settlement with the US Federal Trade Commission announced Monday, BLU agreed to implement a "comprehensive data-security program" to prevent similar privacy leaks in the future. Both the company as a whole and co-owner and president Samuel Ohev-Zion are barred from misrepresenting the extent...
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This wireless charging pad lets you charge multiple devices at once

This wireless charging pad lets you charge multiple devices at once

27 days ago   |   By Techno Buffalo

Now that the latest iPhones have finally embraced wireless charging technology, there's really no excuse not to have a charging pad in your home or office. The iPM 2-in-1 Wireless Charging Pad lets you charge your iPhone and Apple Watch simultaneously in unparalleled style, and it's on sale for just $39.99.
Featuring a sleek, minimalist design, this powerful charging pad is fully compatible with any Qi-enabled device, including Android phones. It charges your devices up to 20% faster than traditional chargers, and features exclusive multiProtect technology that provides temperate control...
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Your iPhone's NFC Chip May Soon Let You Unlock Doors

Your iPhone's NFC Chip May Soon Let You Unlock Doors

There's not much that you can do with the NFC chip in your iPhone currently aside from making purchases through Apple Pay. However, if a new report is to be believed, Apple... Read more ...

Nokia Launching Battery-Focused Handset On May 29th

Nokia Launching Battery-Focused Handset On May 29th

HMD Global, the company that makes Nokia-branded smartphones now , has scheduled an event for May 29th where it seems that it's going to be launching a battery-focused handset... Read more ...

U.S. Senator: "ZTE presents a national security threat to the United States"

U.S. Senator: "ZTE presents a national security threat to the United States"

Last week, we told you that the Trump administration had agreed with China on a solution to lift the export ban on Chinese phone maker ZTE. The ban has prevented the company... Read more ...

Galaxy Note 9 variant with 8GB of RAM, 512GB of storage could be coming

Galaxy Note 9 variant with 8GB of RAM, 512GB of storage could be coming

The unveiling of Samsung's next flagship is still at least a couple of months away but according to one tipster, the device could offer even more internal storage than... Read more ...

Xiaomi Mi 8 with display notch & dual camera setup appears in retail packaging

Xiaomi Mi 8 with display notch & dual camera setup appears in retail packaging

The retail packaging of Xiaomi's upcoming Mi 8 flagship has leaked online. The low-cost Chinese brand has already confirmed its plans to unveil the Xiaomi Mi 8 on May 31 and... Read more ...

Exynos-based Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to be speedier than the Snapdragon variant

Exynos-based Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to be speedier than the Snapdragon variant

Samsung has made a habit out of launching its flagship phones with different processors , depending on the market. This was the case with the Galaxy S9 series - released... Read more ...

LG G7 ThinQ comes with free extended warranty in the US

LG G7 ThinQ comes with free extended warranty in the US

As of this week, the brand new LG G7 ThinQ smartphone is available for pre-order in the US via Verizon Wireless, T-Mobile, and Sprint. The handset will be released on June 1... Read more ...

What do you think about ads placed directly in Google's operating systems?

What do you think about ads placed directly in Google's operating systems?

Yesterday, a handful of users noticed that ads were being served to them within the Google Feed on their phones. With the company's love for targeted advertisements, what do... Read more ...

Phone Comparisons: OnePlus 5T vs OnePlus 6

Phone Comparisons: OnePlus 5T vs OnePlus 6

Introduction Do we have a good one for you today - The OnePlus 5T goes up against the newly released OnePlus 6. These devices are so similar that one has to ask the question... Read more ...

Cut Off Your Phone Addiction with Android P's 'Wind Down' Mode on Any Device

Cut Off Your Phone Addiction with Android P's 'Wind Down' Mode on Any Device

Thanks in large part to our phones, many of us don't get the recommended eight hours of sleep. In Android P, Google introduced a feature called "Wind Down" that aims to help... Read more ...