Sunday, May 27, 2018
Sprint is still competing with T-Mobile for the moment, despite the two having proposed to be merged. This salvo goes for older customers. The post Sprint Unlimited 55+ plan available from May 18 appeared first on Pocketnow.
Enlarge / An image from the LookSmart website. (credit: LocationSmart) A little-known service has been leaking the real-time locations of US cell phone users to anyone who takes the time to exploit an easily spotted bug in a free trial feature, security news site KrebsOnSecurity reported Thursday. LocationSmart, as the service is known, identifies the…
Whatever phone HTC is launching on May 23, you probably won't be awake to catch the launch event. But you can at least try and attend a pop-up event in San Francisco or New York. The post Two HTC U12+ pop-up events happening in the United States appeared first on Pocketnow.
Enlarge / Sen. Ted Cruz, right, and Sen. Bill Nelson (background) both support extending ISS operations beyond 2025. (credit: NASA) At one point on Wednesday afternoon, US Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) turned to his counterpart from Florida, Democrat Bill Nelson, and spoke of their mutual preference for continuing federal funding for the International Space Station throughout the…
The Galaxy S8 changed the way Samsung's flagship smartphones looked. The Galaxy S9 uses the same general footprint. It's taken longer for people to warm up in Korea to this latest model. The post Galaxy S9 sales in Korea cross over 1 million units appeared first on Pocketnow.
Enlarge / Intel SSD 600p. (credit: Intel) The April 2018 update for Windows 10 is now being blocked from installing on systems with certain Intel SSDs. With the update installed, systems with the Intel SSD 600p Series and Intel SSD Pro 6000p Series devices seem to crash repeatedly during startup. The problem appears to be…
If your iPhone's getting hot and bothered, it may be causing the battery inside to bloat, allowing the screen to crack more easily. Get that battery replaced. The post Heat stress believed to be cause of iPhone 6s battery explosion at repair shop appeared first on Pocketnow.
Enlarge (credit: Google) As promised, Google has rolled out new key features for Gmail. Native offline mail support is now available after it was promised as a follow-up to the major redesign that launched late last month. You have to be using Chrome as your Web browser to access this feature, though. Additionally, Google has…
An almost-complete spec sheet has been leaked out and the sourcing of this has probably not been a pretty process with pretty consequences. The post OPPO’s Realme 1 specs leaked days before launch appeared first on Pocketnow.
The Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant (credit: Russ Nelson) In the US, two types of electricity generation are on the rise: natural gas and renewables. If one of those is set to make a bigger mark than the other this year, it's natural gas: in 2018, natural gas-burning capacity is expected to outpace renewable capacity…

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