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The OnePlus 7 Pro is a major upgrade, and a bit of a letdown

The People’s Champ has become a bit of an aristocrat…. Remember last week when we talked about how you may not have heard of the Google Pixel range of phones? Well here’s another smartphone company you may have been overlooking…

You need to update your WhatsApp right now to avoid harmful spyware on your phone

Especially for iOS and Android users… If you’re using an iOS or Android device WhatsApp is urging you to update to the latest version of the app right now. A code vulnerability found in WhatsApp is being exploited by a…

Checked out Facebook’s new design yet? You might want to

Spoiler alert: all the fun features are coming to mobile first.

NMB’s new tap card is proves there’s need to standardise payment methods.

Another great idea that may get drowned out by everyone not wanting to share

Facebook wants to encircle Africa with undersea internet cables

The project’s name though…… Facebook is apparently planning to run undersea internet cables around the continent to increase our internet bandwidth here, in a move to of course secure more African users for its social media empire. The project will…

Facebook is pulling Instagram, Messenger and it’s official app for Windows Phones

Abandon Ship Brothers!!….. As we’ve said before, being a Windows Phone user is the smartphone equivalent of an extreme sport. The platform has long been considered dead since 2016, and with Microsoft announcing that they will be ending official support…

Huawei P30 and P30 Pro: Bring out the Big Guns

We talked before about how the Samsung Galaxy S10s are amazing phones that basically set the bar for all other phones this year, and while we’ve seen some disappointing answers from LG and Sony, it seems Huawei is willing to…