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iPhone X Delivers on Apple’s Promises and That’s Plenty, Say Reviewers

Reviews of Apple’s next generation iPhone X have started appearing online, and for the most part, critics have showered praise on the product. “The iPhone X is clearly the best iPhone ever made,” wrote Nilay Patel. “It’s thin, it’s powerful, it has ambitious ideas about what cameras on phones can be used for, and it pushes the design language of phones into a strange new place.”

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Apple May Have Fudged iPhone X’s Face ID

Apple reportedly has reduced the accuracy of the iPhone X Face ID feature to speed up production. It’s not clear how much the new specs will reduce Face ID’s efficacy, but if the reporting is accurate, there could be problems recognizing changes in facial hair, glasses and other ancillary features, suggested Gerrit Schneemann, senior analyst at IHS Markit. “That would be a real problem.”

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Screen Burn-In, Piercing Sounds Beset Google’s Pixel 2s

Complaints have been mounting over display and audio issues with Google’s Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL. Consumers have reported a screen burn-in problem with the Pixel 2 XL, which refers to embedded functions leaving a ghost-like image on the display. In addition, there have been numerous reports of high-pitched noises and strange clicking sounds occurring during calls on the Pixel 2.

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Google’s Pixel 2 Earns High Marks in Spite of Dull Design

As Google’s new Pixel 2 smartphones get ready to hit the shelves, reviews of the models have begun mushrooming online. While the new phones generally have received positive grades, many reviewers found the their design boring. “The Pixel 2 hardware is ho-hum,” observed Patrick Moorhead, principal analyst at Moor Insights and Strategy. “Google didn’t take many risks in its design.”

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¿Están los teléfonos móviles protegidos de los ciberataques?

En la actualidad, los códigos infecciosos, rasonware o phising, se han convertido en ciberamenazas cotidianas contra las que hay protegerse. Según el Instituto Nacional de Ciberseguridad de España (INCIBE) a diario son atacados entre 100.000 y 120.000 equipos en nuestro país. Esto ha provocado que cada vez más seamos cautelosos con nuestros ordenadores. Sin embargo, […]

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Apple’s Worthy iPhone 8 Models May Languish in X’s Shadow

Reviews of Apple’s new iPhone 8 and 8 Plus have been laudatory. However, the reviewers can’t seem to get their minds off the jewel of the Apple universe, the iPhone X. Both the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus are “awesome” and better than last year’s models — but iPhone shoppers who want to be part of the future will save their money and buy an iPhone X later in the year, suggested reviewer David Pierce.

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First Impressions: iPhone X Garners Lots of Cautious Thumbs Up

Apple on Tuesday raised the curtain on its next-generation iPhone X, and it so far has been greeted with praise — though tentative — from early hands-on reviewers. For the most part, they gave the X kudos for design and build, but reserved their unequivocal endorsements until they could spend more time with the phone. A sore point with many reviewers was the mobile’s price.

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Los españoles gastamos menos que el resto de europeos en la compra de smartphones

España es el país europeo que menos gasta en la compra de smartphones. Un informe de la consultora Kantar señala que los españoles gastan de media 192 euros en renovar sus terminales, lejos del gasto de otros países de nuestro entorno, como Francia, Italia, Alemania o Reino Unido, donde los consumidores invierten un promedio de 237 euros. […]

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Samsung’s Note8 Is Its Biggest Galaxy Phone Yet

Samsung has unveiled its Galaxy Note8 smartphone, positioning the oversized handset as the ideal choice for those who want to do bigger things. The new Android-powered device’s larger Infinity Display features nearly bezel-less full-frontal glass and an edge-to-edge screen. The Note8 comes with an improved S Pen that will allow users to communicate in what the company called more “personal ways.”

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