Kevin Perry

March 6, 2020
Oppo’s first Android smartwatch borrows a lot from Apple – Engadget

Oppo’s first Android smartwatch borrows a lot from Apple – Engadget

The watch comes in two flavors: the 46mm version with a 1.91-inch AMOLED screen should last for up to 40 hours on a single charge, whereas the smaller 41mm version with a 1.6-inch screen does 24 hours only. They charge up quickly thanks to Oppo's VOOC technol…
March 6, 2020
Sony WH-1000XM4 headphone leak hints at even longer battery life – The Verge

Sony WH-1000XM4 headphone leak hints at even longer battery life – The Verge

They look the same, but could last longer Sonys WH-1000XM4 wireless noise-canceling headphones. Image: Everton Favretto (@evefavretto) These are the first images of Sonys WH-1000XM4 wireless headphones; the hotly anticipated followup to the companys belove…
March 6, 2020
Sonos U-turn over ‘bricking’ its smart speakers – BBC News

Sonos U-turn over ‘bricking’ its smart speakers – BBC News

Image copyrightGetty Images Sonos will no longer make people "brick" - or permanently deactivate - their smart speakers in order to take advantage of a discount upgrade offer. In 2019, the company launched a trade-up scheme that offered existing owners 30% …
March 5, 2020
Unfolding the first trifold phone – The Verge

Unfolding the first trifold phone – The Verge

Foldable phones are yesterdays news. TCL had two new prototypes to show off: a trifold foldable that can unfold from a 6.55-inch phone into a 10-inch tablet, and a very early concept for its sliding, rollable phone that had leaked back in February. Read more…
March 5, 2020
Hands On: Animal Crossing: New Horizons Will Put You Right To Work – Kotaku

Hands On: Animal Crossing: New Horizons Will Put You Right To Work – Kotaku

Animal Crossing: New Horizons is a hard game to demo, but Nintendo invited me to try to do it anyway last weekend at PAX East. I came away from my brief trip to its deserted island impressed by how pretty everything looked and eager to continue toiling away o…
March 5, 2020
Does the Xbox Series X make gaming PCs obsolete? – Engadget

Does the Xbox Series X make gaming PCs obsolete? – Engadget

Does the Xbox Series X make gaming PCs obsolete? - Engadget
March 4, 2020
Apex Legends Patch Notes For System Override Update, Out Now – GameSpot

Apex Legends Patch Notes For System Override Update, Out Now – GameSpot

Free-to-play battle royale game Apex Legends evolves again this week, as the System Override Collection is now live on PS4, Xbox One, and PC, and runs from March 3-17. Alongside the limited-time event's release, Respawn Entertainment is implementing a new upd…
March 4, 2020
When Diplo and The Strokes need a deepfake, they go to this guy – The Verge

When Diplo and The Strokes need a deepfake, they go to this guy – The Verge

The Fakening is bringing deepfakes from memes to the music industry The Strokes look like theyre 20 years old again in their latest music video. Thatd be impressive makeup work on a group of roughly 40-year-olds, but the band doesnt appear in the music video…
March 4, 2020
Twitter starts testing its own version of Stories, called ‘Fleets,’ which disappear after 24 hours – TechCrunch

Twitter starts testing its own version of Stories, called ‘Fleets,’ which disappear after 24 hours – TechCrunch

Twitter is testing its own version of Stories. The company announced today it will begin to trial a new sharing format called “Fleets,” starting in Brazil, which will let users post ephemeral content to its social network for the first time. Unlike Tweets, Tw…