Google's Titan USB key is now available in more countries, with five new European nations just added to the sales list. Now users in 10 countries can participate in Google's Titan security hardware authentication.,
All of the Galaxy S20 phones support the sub-6 flavor of 5G network currently being used by T-Mobile. The Galaxy S20+ and the Galaxy S20 Ultra also support mmWave 5G currently being used by Verizon and AT&T.
With rumors that Google will be adding call recording and transciptions to upccoming versions of its Phone app, we take a look at the web of legal requirements surrounding phone call recording and the way different states handle the law.
The European Parliament has voted resoundingly to urge the law-making body to create regulations that would force phone makers to adopt a single charging standard. All major Android manufacturers use the common USB standard, so this move primarily targets Apple.
OnePlus has been spotted on the list of companies that comprise the Wireless Power Consortium, the industry group that mainatins the Qi wireless standard. OnePlus is rumored to use wireless charging on the upcoming OnePlus 8.
A new report from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) details the effectiveness of commercially available phone encryption cracking tools. Most tools are capable of accessing most Apple iPhone data, but attempts to crack Android phones were less successful.
IHS Markit released its State of the Mobile Union report for second half of 2019, with metrics that measure network performance in major cities across the U.S. Results were quite mixed, but Verizon was the clear overall winner. The report also details the growing pains each carrier is experiencing with 5G rollout.
Verizon will provide extensive 5G coverage to the Hard Rock stadium in Miami where Super Bowl LIV will be played, along with other related downtown Miami areas. The carrier spent $80 million to build out its mmWave network for this event.
British officials have openly signaled willingness to consider using Huawei equipment as the nation's carriers build out 5G networks. With a ban on Huawei network equipment use in the U.S., Huawei's role will be limited but vital.
Bear Robotics has raised a $32 million Series A funding round, led by investment from SoftBank, which has taken an interest in robotics recently. TechCrunch talked to Bear Robotics CEO about Penny, its robot food server currently in testing.
A leaker on Twitter claims the Galaxy S20 will not use the dual-aperture camera feature Samsung has included on Flagships since the Galaxy S9. Another leaker chimes in to say that phase-detect autofocus would also disappear.