Microsoft surprises with Surface Duo, a dual-screen Android powered smartphone

Microsoft surprises with Surface Duo, a dual-screen Android powered smartphone

Microsoft had a couple of surprises up its sleeve at today’s Surface hardware event; namely, the Surface Neo tablet and Surface Duo smartphone. The latter of the two is perhaps the most intriguing as Microsoft has already tried – and failed – in the mobile sector. This time should be different, ho……

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  • 5 months ago (10-03)
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New Huawei Smartphone Without Google Apps Seeks to Outmatch iPhone

New Huawei Smartphone Without Google Apps Seeks to Outmatch iPhone

In late August, The Guardian reported that Huawei’s newest devices would come without preinstalled Google Apps such as Google Maps or Gmail amid US restrictions introduced against the Chinese tech giant. Huawei launched its newest Mate 30 smartphones this Thursday, with the company’s ……

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  • 5 months ago (09-20)
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Xiaomi designs a smartphone with integrated solar panel

Xiaomi designs a smartphone with integrated solar panel

If you are the outdoorsy type Xiaomi may have a smartphone which appeals to you. LetsGoDigital has uncovered a design patent from the company for a smartphone with an integrated solar panel at the back. The otherwise modern design appears to feature a full-bleed screen without an obvious selfie ……

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  • 7 months ago (08-05)
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LG and Sony’s smartphone divisions continue to struggle

LG and Sony’s smartphone divisions continue to struggle

Bottom line: Some of the challenges that LG and Sony face, like increased competition from cheaper Chinese brands, aren’t unique to them. Innovation could likely solve the issues that both are experiencing but in a fatigued industry, that’s easier said than done. LG and Sony, once two of the most……

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  • 7 months ago (07-31)
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