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The Nokia X5 predictably has a notch and dual cameras

HMD Global, which produces Nokia phones now, has officially announced the midrange Nokia X5. The X5, like its sibling the X6, has a notch and a glass body, signaling that HMD is now fully committed to the design trend first started by Apple’s iPhone X. The Nokia X5 is a …

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Samsung could launch $300 Bixby smart speaker at August 9th event

Samsung hasn’t yet managed to shake the lackluster reputation of its Bixby digital assistant, especially when compared against rivals Google Assistant, Alexa, and even Siri. But the company is apparently pressing on with the idea of putting Bixby into a smart speaker that will resemble the Echo, Google Home, and …

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Bang & Olufsen is getting rid of its B&O Play brand

Bang & Olufsen is eliminating its B&O Play sub-brand in favor of just selling all of its products under its primary Bang & Olufsen brand instead. It’s a move that will presumably cause less confusion to consumers and is extremely welcome in particular to me, a reporter who often had …

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Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9 is starting to leak out

The first images of Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9 have started to leak, and they suggest the phone might have a better fingerprint sensor placement this time around. Evan Blass of VentureBeat tweeted an image yesterday of the rumored phone and its new S Pen. You’ll immediately notice that the fingerprint …

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Another hastily planned YouTuber event ends in failure

It’s barely been a month since TanaCon, the disastrous convention thrown by creator Tana Mongeau, but the highly publicized failure of that event doesn’t seem to have deterred other YouTubers from event planning. Yousef Erakat, known as FouseyTube to his 10 million YouTube subscribers, attempted to plan and run a …

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