iQOO 8 rumored to bring 160W flash charging

There’s been a few teasers circulating around the upcoming iQOO 8 lately. The phone is expected to launch on August 4 as the first Snapdragon 888 Plus powered device on the market and now we’re hearing rumors it could also debut 160W fast charging. iQOO 8 marketing prop with FlashCharge branding Yesterday brought us a […]

OnePlus Nord 2: what to expect

The OnePlus Nord 2 will be officially unveiled on July 22 – that’s tomorrow! – so it’s time for our usual rumor round-up. But who needs rumors when you can get the information straight from the company. It all started when the OnePlus inadvertently confirmed the OnePlus Nord 2 name. A more deliberate confirmation came […]

Pegasus Spyware — Is your iPhone at risk?

Pegasus is military-grade spyware sold at incredible expense to nation-states, governments, and agencies, ostensibly to fight crime and terrorism, but reports say it’s being abused by authoritarian regimes against journalists and dissidents. It can be implanted onto iPhones and Android phones by targeted one-click social engineering attacks like spear-phishing, or more recently, no-click payloads in […]

FTC unanimously adopts Right to Repair policy to reduce restrictions from manufacturers like Apple

Back in May, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) published a report about “anti-competitive repair restrictions” in the US including concerns about Apple. Then, President Biden signed an executive order for the FTC to create new Right to Repair rules. Now that process has started with the FTC unanimously voting to approve a new policy statement […]