Apple patents a way to make buttons thinner while providing programmable feedback

Apple has a grudge against physical buttons, especially the ones that take up too much space. The company has filed a patent that describes the design of a “compact pivoting input device”, which will significantly reduce the internal volume that a button takes. It’s not just space saving, though, this mechanism can offer programmable feedback. … Read more

The new OnePlus TVs will launch in India in three days, here’s what we know so far

Three days from now OnePlus will launch its second generation smart TVs in India, a followup to the OnePlus Q1 models. There will be three versions: 32”, 43” and 55”. The top model will have a 4K panel while the middle one is expected to have 1080p resolution. That’s still better than the smallest offering, … Read more

Week 26 in review: iOS 14 and Realme X3 official, OnePlus Nord/Z teasing begins

This week Apple kicked off its online-only WWDC by detailing the new iOS 14, iPadOS, tvOS, WatchOS and macOS Big Sur. Apple’s iPhone will get home screen widgets, an app drawer of sorts, called App Library, picture-in-picture and new smaller versions of apps, called App Clips, and much more this fall. Apple also promised to … Read more

Microsoft Surface Duo to have an ‘app group’ feature to help with multitasking

The Microsoft Surface Duo was announced all the way back in last Fall with a time frame for release around this year’s holiday season. Recent rumors point to Microsoft shooting to beat that deadline by as much as several months and judging by how often we’re hearing the Surface Duo mentioned in the past weeks … Read more

Panasonic Toughbook A3 is a rugged 10-inch Android tablet with swappable batteries

Panasonic’s signature Toughbook line just got its newest member with the Toughbook A3 Android tablet. It brings a 10.1-inch LCD with 1920×1200 pixel resolution which can crank up to 800 nits of brightness. There’s also a set of 5 configurable physical buttons around the bezel as well as volume controls and a power button. It … Read more

Realme C11 gets benchmarked and unboxed before its official announcement

The Realme C11 (model name RMX2185) ran Geekbench, which gives us an opportunity to learn more about the MediaTek Helio G35 chipset. Also, someone from the Realfans Vietnam Facebook group posted an unboxing of the new gaming-oriented phone. Geekbench reports the motherboard as “oppo6765”, which isn’t very helpful. However, comparing it to the RMX2027, aka … Read more

iOS 14 gets official with home screen widgets, Picture-in-Picture, App Clips

Today it was finally time for Apple to reveal its newest mobile OS version, iOS 14. It brings with it a bunch of new features, most of which will seem eerily familiar to Android users. Home screen widgets are now a thing, for example. Widgets are also more data rich and now come in a … Read more

Redmi Earbuds S Review – GSMArena.com news

The Redmi Earbuds S, also known as the Redmi AirDots S, are a pair of affordable truly wireless earphones by Xiaomi. Despite the pricing, the company markets these as full-featured wireless earphones with an attractive, lightweight design, 12 hour battery life, splash-resistance, and a dedicated low-latency gaming mode. As for the price, the Redmi Earbuds … Read more