iPhone surveillance for CSAM too risky, say civil rights groups

iPhone surveillance for CSAM too risky, say civil rights groups

More than 90 civil rights groups around the world have signed an open letter objecting to what they call iPhone surveillance capabilities, asking Apple to abandon its plans for CSAM scanning. Additionally, they would also like the iPhone maker to drop plans for the iMessage nude detection, as this could place young gay people at … Read moreiPhone surveillance for CSAM too risky, say civil rights groups

Pixel 5a, Oppo Camera Tech & Sony Xperia 1 III

Pixel 5a, Oppo Camera Tech & Sony Xperia 1 III

There have been plenty of phone launches this week, but only one that really matters: the Pixel 5a 5G. Meanwhile Oppo is upgrading its cameras and Toddy reviews the Xperia 1 III. The Pixel 5a 5G is the new mid-ranger from Google, but unusually it’s only launching in the US and Japan. That begins to … Read morePixel 5a, Oppo Camera Tech & Sony Xperia 1 III

Micromax In note 1 Pro goes through Geekbench with Helio G90 chipset

Micromax In note 1 Pro goes through Geekbench with Helio G90 chipset

Micromax launched the In note 1 in India in late November and the company has been working on a Pro follow-up to that model. One unit was spotted running Geekbench and besides revealing the name, it also listed a model number (E7748_64) and chipset information. The Micromax In note 1 Pro is powered by a … Read moreMicromax In note 1 Pro goes through Geekbench with Helio G90 chipset

The Galaxy Z Flip 3 makes a great first impression

The Galaxy Z Flip 3 makes a great first impression

OPINION: Ever since I used the first iteration of the Galaxy Fold I’ve been of the opinion foldables exist simply to offer something a bit different. I have used a number of other folding phones since that initial launch and my view has rarely changed. There have been some impressive devices no doubt, but nothing … Read moreThe Galaxy Z Flip 3 makes a great first impression

How to turn off Night Mode on iPhone camera and keep it off

How to turn off Night Mode on iPhone camera and keep it off

(Pocket-lint) – Apple introduced Night Mode when it launched the iPhone 11 series in 2019. The feature kicks in automatically when your compatible iPhone model senses low light conditions and adjusts things accordingly, with the aim to offer you better results. It’s possible to turn Night Mode off for an individual shot, but prior to … Read moreHow to turn off Night Mode on iPhone camera and keep it off

Oppo unveils 85-200mm continuous zoom lens, RGBW sensor for smartphones

Oppo unveils 85-200mm continuous zoom lens, RGBW sensor for smartphones

Oppo held an event today, revealing its latest smartphone photography advancements that it will incorporate into its devices as soon as later this year. The event, led by Oppo’s Director of Imaging Simon Liu, saw the introduction of a new sensor, a variable zoom lens, new lens and sensor stabilization and improved algorithm to control … Read moreOppo unveils 85-200mm continuous zoom lens, RGBW sensor for smartphones

WhatsApp Web: A simple guide on how to use the web app

WhatsApp Web: A simple guide on how to use the web app

WhatsApp is the world’s most popular cross-platform messaging app. As of February 2020, it has more than 2 billion users across the globe. A large number of users access the service through WhatsApp Web. It’s a web-based client that provides you with more flexibility on how you use this messaging app. The Facebook-owned app is … Read moreWhatsApp Web: A simple guide on how to use the web app

Samsung Home loyalty program rewards loyal customers in India

Samsung Home loyalty program rewards loyal customers in India

Samsung has tied up with Flipkart to offer a unique loyalty program in India. Samsung Home offers loyal customers a 50% discount on the first EMI of their second Samsung purchase. This offer is applicable while purchasing the South Korean firm’s refrigerators, microwaves, televisions, and washing machines via Flipkart. Those who have purchased a Samsung … Read moreSamsung Home loyalty program rewards loyal customers in India

Moto Tab G20 specs revealed by Google Play Console

Moto Tab G20 specs revealed by Google Play Console

It seems yet another Android maker will rejoin the tablet market soon as a new Google Play listing confirmed the Moto Tab G20 by Motorola. The device is actually believed to be a rebrand of Lenovo’s third-gen Tab M8 slate which was announced back in June. Moto Tab G20 listing on Google Play Console Looking … Read moreMoto Tab G20 specs revealed by Google Play Console

Apple Pay demolishes Samsung Pay in the United States

Apple Pay demolishes Samsung Pay in the United States

Samsung Pay is one of the only payment portals supporting MST (Magnetic Secure Transmission). It has allowed the service to gain traction in many markets that do not have NFC-enabled point-of-sale terminals. It also adds an extra layer of security by not transmitting any actual credit/debit card information wirelessly. Despite that, Samsung Pay has nothing … Read moreApple Pay demolishes Samsung Pay in the United States

Pixel 5a, Oppo Camera Tech & Samsung Ads

Pixel 5a, Oppo Camera Tech & Sony Xperia 1 III

There have been plenty of phone launches this week, but only one that really matters: the Pixel 5a 5G. Meanwhile Oppo is upgrading its cameras and Samsung assesses its ads. The Pixel 5a 5G is the new mid-ranger from Google, but unusually it’s only launching in the US and Japan. That begins to make more … Read morePixel 5a, Oppo Camera Tech & Samsung Ads

Fossil Gen 6 smartwatches with  Snapdragon Wear 4100+ leak, will start at €300

Fossil Gen 6 smartwatches with  Snapdragon Wear 4100+ leak, will start at €300

Fossil’s Gen 6 smartwatches with Wear OS are “coming soon”, but that’s as far as the official page goes. But we can look to unofficial sources to see what’s in store – all models will use the Snapdragon Wear 4100+ chipset. This is a relatively recent 12 nm chipset that is 85% faster than the … Read moreFossil Gen 6 smartwatches with  Snapdragon Wear 4100+ leak, will start at €300

Oppo details intriguing new upcoming camera tech

Oppo details intriguing new upcoming camera tech

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Oppo has just revealed details of a series of advancements that should start to appear in its smartphone cameras from the end of the year.  The company provided details of three new developments: an advanced continuous optical zoom, a five-axis optical image stabilisation (OIS) system, and a next-generation RGBW sensor. The telephoto … Read moreOppo details intriguing new upcoming camera tech