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Apple confirms the Apple Card is coming in August

The Apple Card, the company’s credit card that was announced at its services event this past spring, will begin accepting applications in August, the company confirmed during its 2019 third fiscal quarter earnings call. “Thousands of Apple employees are using the Apple Card every day in a beta test and we will begin to roll out the Apple Card in August,” Apple CEO Tim Cook said. The Apple Card will come in both a digital and a physical, titanium card form. However, the Apple Card won’t use a traditional 16-digit card…

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Kuo: Apple adopting rear time-of-flight 3D sensors in 2020 iPhones

Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is out today with a new report focused on the 2020 iPhones. The report reiterates that Apple is likely to incorporate time-of-flight sensors into future iPhones, starting in 2020. According to Kuo, two of the new iPhones introduced in 2020 will feature time-of-flight sensors. These sensors could improve photo quality from the iPhone camera, as well as offer new augmented reality features. Digitimes reported this earlier in July, and we explained: A time-of-flight VCSEL is similar to the infrared TrueDepth camera system found in iPhones today on the…

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Samsung Galaxy Watch | Smarten your wrist with this wearable

To get started, on your phone download and install the Galaxy Wearable app, open the app on your device and follow the instructions to pair your watch. Smartwatches are no longer geeky, but a style statement these days. True, many people like to wear them for their “flaunt value”; however, an increasing number are making judicious use of these for a healthier lifestyle—tracking fitness-related metrics, phone notifications, calorie consumption, sleep tracking, etc. South Korean consumer electronics giant Samsung has introduced a new range of Galaxy wearables designed for millennials and…

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Samsung Galaxy Buds are getting a new silver color to go with the Note10 family

If you’ve been around these past few weeks then you have definitely already seen the stunning new “Aura Glow” color of the upcoming Galaxy Note 10+. And what better way to compliment a shiny new phone than a shiny new pair of truly wireless headphones. The Galaxy Buds are already listed on a few of Samsung’s regional websites in the new “silver” finish. The color effect appears to be identical to that on the upcoming Note10 and renders probably don’t do it justice.     Samsung Galaxy Buds in silver Besides the color, though,…

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Apple wants to have its own 5G modem ready by 2021, report says

Apple just announced that it was acquiring Intel’s 5G modem business for $1 billion, with the implication being that the company is working on developing its own wireless modems for the iPhone. A new report, however, suggests that Apple’s timeline for a self-built iPhone modem may be shorter than expected — the company reportedly wants a working modem by 2021. The report, which comes from Reuters, cites a source familiar with the matter, and contradicts previously reported rumors of a 2022 or 2025 release date. It’s also entirely possible that Apple could have…

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Apple Suddenly Confirms Radical iPhone Plans

We already know Apple’s thoroughly leaked iPhone 11 has little to excite users because the company’s big focus is on its radically redesigned 2020 models. And now Apple itself just cranked up the excitement level. Apple iPhone 11 final design shown in Ghostek retail case GHOSTEK In an official statement, Apple has today confirmed a $1BN deal to acquire the majority of Intel’s smartphone modem business and this will change iPhones dramatically. How do we know? While Apple has dropped hints, Intel was good enough to already tell us everything we needed to know. As reported by Reuters in…

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Samsung Galaxy Note 10 full specs leaked ahead of August 7 launch: Here’s what we know

We are exactly two weeks away from Samsung’s Galaxy Unpacked event and leaks about the Galaxy Note 10 series continue to pour in. We have been hearing a lot about the Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+, but on Monday it seemed the tap was left completely open as popular tipsters like Evan Blass and Roland Quadt of WinFuture leaked out the full spec sheets and images of the Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+, leaving nothing to the imagination. The latest specs dump come from reliable people and are…

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Planning to buy the Samsung Galaxy A80? Here are the offers

The Samsung Galaxy A80 was finally launched in India at a price of ₹47,990 last week. The smartphone was globally unveiled at an event in Bangkok, Thailand in April. The smartphone is known for its unique camera mechanism and for being the first Samsung smartphone to kill the notch and offer a full-display front. The smartphone is currently available for pre-orders and would be available on online (and offline) stores starting 1 August on Flipkart and Samsung Store. During the pre-bookings, Samsung is offering flat 5% cashback to customers purchasing the smartphone using…

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Apple Loop: New iPhone Leak Confirmed, MacBook Air’s Slow Secret, Popular iPhone Cancelled

Taking a look back at another week of news and headlines from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes leaked details of a radical new iPhone screen, who will buy this year’s iPhone, Apple changing its Indian focus, cancelling the cheap iPhone, the slow secret hiding in your MacBook Air, a new angle for Apple podcasts, and the dangers of FaceApp. Apple Loop is here to remind you of a few of the very many discussions that have happened around Apple over the last seven days (and you can read my…

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This neat stand turns your Apple Watch into a classic Apple iPod

Accessories company Elago recently its latest product, a neat stand that makes your Apple Watch look like a classic iPod (via 9to5Mac). The W6 stand works with all of Apple’s Watches (Series 1-4), and works with the device’s Nightstand mode. The stand will charge the watch, and can act as a neat, retro alarm clock. You can pick one up in the classic white with gray touch-wheel, or in black with a red one. It also won’t break the bank: it runs for $15 from the company. Elago has done this sort of…

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