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Could the iPhone 12 come without a charger? That’s what analysts think

We’re moving ever closer to September and the announcement of the next iPhones, which means a deluge of rumors and speculation. One of the latest comes from analysts at British bank Barclays: the iPhone 12 won’t come with Apple’s EarPods headphones, and it might not even have a power brick.As reported by MacRumors, the bank’s […]

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Google Photos gets revamped logo, interactive map search in latest update

Google’s latest redesign for the Photos app is focused on simplifying the user experience. There’s now a refreshed, flat icon with rounded corners, an easier-to-use three-tab structure for browsing photos and videos, and a new interactive map under search to let users know where they’ve been making memories around the globe.Google Photos arguably remains the […]

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TikTok caught copying iOS users’ clipboard contents, claims it’s an anti-spam feature

Video-sharing social network service TikTok was already popular before the lockdowns, and its userbase saw even more growth during the last three months, but developer ByteDance’s policies and alleged ties to the Chinese government have brought controversy. Now, it’s been revealed that the app has been reading the contents of iOS users’ clipboards, though it […]

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Don’t know why a business is calling? Google’s phone app will soon let you know

A lot of people don’t even answer incoming calls from numbers they don’t recognize these days, but it would help to know who is calling and for what reason. Thanks to an upcoming feature called Verified Calls in Google’s phone app for Android, you’ll soon know why businesses are trying to contact you before answering.Android […]

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Naughty Dog has no plans for The Last of Us Part II DLC

The Last of Us Part II will be markedly different from the original in that there won’t be any post-launch downloadable content… at least, not in the foreseeable future. In a recent interview with Kinda Funny, creative director Neil Druckmann said the development team at Naughty Dog has no plans to offer DLC for its […]

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More Americans are being harassed online because of their race, religion, or sexuality

Online harassment remains one of the internet’s hardest problems to fix, and new data suggests the problem is only getting worse for minority groups. According to a representative survey of American citizens conducted by the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), some 35 percent of respondents reported being harassed online because of their racial, religious, or sexual identity; […]

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The iPadification of the Mac is coming, no touchscreen required

The most famous Apple keynote slide in recent memory is one giant, single word with a period that slammed down with a little puff of dust in 2018: “No.” It was software and engineering SVP Craig Federighi’s answer to the question of whether or not the Mac and the iPad would merge. He used that […]