Speed Test G: Snapdragon 888 vs 888 Plus with ROG Phone 5 and ROG Phone 5S Pro

At the beginning of 2021, we saw the first phones land with the then-latest Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset, the Snapdragon 888. Later, Qualcomm launched a “Plus” version of that chipset, with slightly faster speeds. That, of course, begets the question: when comparing the Snapdragon 888 vs 88 Plus, just how much faster is the newer model? …

Rumor: iPhone 14 leak shows iPhone 4-style design with hole-punch display, no camera bump, more

We haven’t yet even seen the iPhone 13, but a new leak today claims to offer our first look at the so-called iPhone 14 coming in 2022. The leak comes from Jon Prosser, who detailed the rumors in a video posted to YouTube today. Prosser says he’s seen real-life images of the iPhone 14 Pro …

Test – Microphone Capsule par NZXT

Le microphone Capsule par NZXT aura-t-il sa place dans votre futur set-up ? Vendu au prix de 129,99 € sur le site de NZXT, la marque se diversifie et nous étonne aujourd’hui avec la sortie de son microphone USB Capsule. Présenté comme conçu pour les streamers et les joueurs, ce microphone peut-il intégrer votre set-up ? Peut-on …

7 things we want to see at Sony’s September PlayStation event

Credit: Oliver Cragg / Android Authority Sony is gearing up for its next PlayStation Showcase, set to stream at 4PM ET (1PM PT) on September 9, 2021, via Twitch and YouTube. Not too much is known about the company’s plans other than them involving both first- and third-party studios, and the promise of a look …

TrueFort snares $30M Series B to expand zero trust application security solution

As companies try to navigate an ever-changing security landscape, it can be challenging to protect everything. Security startup TrueFort has built a zero trust solution focusing on protecting enterprise applications. Today, the company announced a $30 million Series B. Shasta Ventures led today’s round with participation from new firms Canaan and Ericsson Ventures along with …

A Chinese EV startup wants to build a ridable robot unicorn for kids

Never mind buying a robot dog for your kids — you might just get them a mythical creature instead. Chinese EV maker Xpeng has teased a robot unicorn meant for children to ride. As SCMP notes, the quadruped will take advantage of Xpeng’s experiences with autonomous driving and other AI tasks to navigate multiple terrain …

Aqara Matter support added to M1S and M2 hubs; will support sensors, switches, and more

Aqara Matter support has been added to two of its existing hubs, which upgrades them to the HomeKit-compatible connectivity standard for smart home devices. Updating the hubs will provide Matter connectivity to much of the company’s product range, including sensors, switches, and plugs. The company says that Matter compatibility is coming first to two hubs, …

UK offers cash for CSAM detection tech targeted at E2E encryption

The U.K. government is preparing to spend over half a million dollars to encourage the development of detection technologies for child sexual exploitation material (CSAM) that can be bolted on to end-to-end encrypted messaging platforms to scan for the illegal material, as part of its ongoing policy push around internet and child safety. In a …

Apple TV+ announces three new shows for kids and families coming this fall

Apple TV+ is expanding its catalog with three new TV shows for kids and families launching this fall with Wolfboy and Everything Factory, Get Rolling With Otis, and Puppy Place. more… The post Apple TV+ announces three new shows for kids and families coming this fall appeared first on 9to5Mac.

Twitter tests a safety feature on web to remove followers without blocking them

Twitter announced yesterday that it’s testing a feature on the web that makes it possible to remove followers without blocking them. Sometimes, users want to stop a follower from seeing their tweets without outright blocking them — if that follower were to navigate directly to their page, it’d be clear that they had been blocked, …