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Exploded view of Mojo Vision's contact lenses

Augmented reality contact lenses could replace your phone screen

Walk down any street and it’s a familiar scene: people craning their necks as they look at their phones. But in the not-too-distant future we’ll probably just stare at digital information hovering over the world in front of us, taking in a blend of the digital and real worlds, all thanks to augmented reality. In …

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Promotional video leaks for the most exciting and ambitious Motorola phone since the DROID

Promotional video leaks for the most exciting and ambitious Motorola phone since the DROID

Arguably the most anticipated non-foldable smartphone from Motorola since 2009’s DROID and 2010’s DROID X, the Motorola Edge 30 Pro will be the first smartphone in the states to sport a 200MP image sensor (the Chinese version of this phone, the Motorola X30 Pro, has already been released) and it will also come with other …

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iPhone 14's Success Depends on One Unexpected Thing

iPhone 14: This One Unexpected Thing Will Help Apple’s New Phone Succeed

This story is part of Focal Point iPhone 2022, CNET’s collection of news, tips and advice around Apple’s most popular product. When Apple executives show off the iPhone 14 in California next week, as is widely expected, you probably won’t notice many changes to the phone. Rumors suggest the notch where the selfie camera sits …

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Galaxy Buds 2 Pro review: Simply stellar, as long you use a Samsung phone

Galaxy Buds 2 Pro review: Simply stellar, as long you use a Samsung phone

Earbuds have become a dime a dozen in today’s market, and there are some really good options for not much money. So why should anyone even consider spending $230 on Samsung’s Galaxy Buds 2 Pro? Let’s take a look. Hardware  Better comfort In the hardware department, Samsung’s latest earbuds are pretty darn similar to its …

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Galaxy Z Fold 4 vs Z Flip 4: Which foldable phone should you buy?

Galaxy Z Fold 4 vs Z Flip 4: Which foldable phone should you buy?

If you’re in the market for your first foldable phone, you have two choices worth considering: the Galaxy Z Fold 4 and the Galaxy Z Flip 4. Both Samsung foldable phones were unveiled at Unpacked a couple of weeks ago and are now available in most markets. Pre-order figures have shown that the two new …

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Sony Xperia 5 IV Hero Shot of all three colors

Sony announces the Xperia 5 IV: A little less phone for a lot less cash

TL;DR Sony is releasing a new iteration of the Xperia 5 series. The Xperia 5 IV will have multiple improvements from the previous generation, like a bigger battery and brighter screen. The new phone will lose the variable telephoto lens found in its predecessor. For those who love the Xperia 1 series, but shy away …

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Galaxy Z Fold 4 diary: What I miss from a Pixel every time I use a Samsung phone

Galaxy Z Fold 4 diary: What I miss from a Pixel every time I use a Samsung phone

The Galaxy Z Fold 4 is one step closer to perfecting the foldable formula, and it’s a device I enjoyed enough to make it my personal smartphone. But every year, I end up switching to a Samsung phone and missing elements from my usual Google Pixel. One UI is excellent, but it still ignores what …

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T-Mobile and SpaceX Starlink say your 5G phone will connect to satellites next year

T-Mobile and SpaceX Starlink say your 5G phone will connect to satellites next year

T-Mobile says it’s getting rid of mobile dead zones thanks to a new partnership with SpaceX’s Starlink satellite internet, at an event hosted by T-Mobile CEO Mike Sievert and Elon Musk. With their “Coverage Above and Beyond” setup, mobile phones could connect to satellites and use a slice of a connection providing around 2 to …

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The Google Pixel 6a highlights everything wrong with the U.S. phone market

The Google Pixel 6a highlights everything wrong with the U.S. phone market

It’s no secret that the United States has a terrible smartphone market, and you’d be hard pressed to find evidence to the contrary. Between the stranglehold that carriers have on the market, coupled with the lack of options available, consumers in the U.S. get screwed over on both options and pricing in contrast to Europe …

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Galaxy Z Fold 4: Samsung Is Getting a Better Idea of Who Foldable Phones Are For

Galaxy Z Fold 4: Samsung’s Foldable Phone Gets Better Design, Same Steep Price

What’s happening Samsung has announced the Galaxy Z Fold 4, its newest large-format foldable phone. Why it matters Samsung sees foldable phones as being key to the future of its mobile device lineup. As one of the world’s biggest smartphone manufacturers, Samsung influences the broader market. What’s next Samsung will release the Galaxy Z Fold …

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