Google Stadia
Pocketnow Daily: STADIA: What you SHOULD know! (video)
On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the Google’s Stadia with its features, Huawei’s new 5G deal, Galaxy Note 10 renders and more.
Caviar Presidents series of gold-plated iPhone XS starts at a cool $4,990
The Russian brand has been gilding gold to phones of all sorts, but with it being President’s Day, Caviar is getting presidents on the iPhone XS.
Pixel 3 XL unboxed and there’s more to it than the notch
A fully furnished Pixel 3 XL box has been sent to a Russian publication. Turns out, the source says, Google has forgotten about a shipping container.
What will the Nokia 9 and iPhone X have in common? Price
It’ll have a refined look, feel and overall design, but at what cost? Is it enough for stock Android? Will it be justified with other hardware on-board?
The “OnePlus 6 can’t Avenge net neutrality” Edition | #PNWeekly 305
Believe it or not, net neutrality has not been saved by this week’s Senate vote. And it probably won’t be if the House and Donald Trump have anything to do with it. That, plus the launch of the OnePlus 6 on this week’s show!
Russian luxury tech brand Caviar creates solar-powered iPhone
It’s named Tesla. No, not Nicola. Think Elon Musk. And all of this has to do with luxury, prestige, and innovative association with innovation.
Telegram
Russia hits popular Telegram messaging app with ‘immediate’ nationwide ban
Despite its popularity among local government officials, Telegram messaging access is to be shut down in Russia following a court order.
Huawei Pay wallet app rolling out on Play Store
The Chinese OEM has set out a future footprint for Russia for its mobile payments system and it could have sights for Europe.
Russian HTC Desire 12 specs leaked in box design
It’s nothing spectacular, but with some more evidence piled on, it’s also becoming clear that the HTC Desire 12 will be real.
YotaPhone 3 (or just Yota 3) goes officially official with dual 5.5 and 5.2-inch displays
The dual-screen YotaPhone 3 has been years in the making, and it finally has a definitive launch date in China, where it’ll be known simply as the Yota 3.
Off-beat: Caviar Nokia 3310, the Putin-Trump Summit edition
In celebration of the meeting between the US and Russian presidents at the G-20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, a company decided to plate a Nokia 3310 in gold.
Mid-range Yota3 held up by Sina-Russo corporate standoff
Specifications for the device include improved displays, mid-range internals and tempered prices. Meanwhile, a Chinese firm jockeys for Yota’s destiny.
Russia sees Huawei MediaPad M3 lite 8.0
It’s supposed to be a “lite” version of an original, but this still seems like a pretty intense cannibal for those who want great media amenities.
In a paradox, Xfinity Mobile and YouTube TV launch | #PNWeekly 247
In this episode of our podcast, we also talk about Samsung’s good and bad with the Galaxy S8 and Tizen as well as Russo-Canadian cellphone spies…
Jolla’s Sailfish OS certified by Russian government, looks for wide distribution
The Kremlin wants to see its dependence on Android and iOS products shrink down over the next decade. Sailfish OS products might help it out.
Suspect iPhone 7 box pictured with 256GB of storage, AirPods
Two boxes, in fact, show off an iPhone 7 with 256GB of storage. There may be some wireless AirPods, too. But it’s not the best box we’re seeing.
Ransomware expands to Android banking with “Xbot” trojan
The “Xbot” trojan takes aim at Russia and Australia. Once infiltrated, your phone can lock up and hackers can ask for money. And Xbot’s growing.
Russia will be okay without Google, says country’s internet czar
The country has its first-ever “internet czar.” He wants to see US tech companies taxed and conform to Russian rules.
The Kremlin pivots Yotaphone away from US, to China
We have a certain fondness for the Yotaphone around here. The dual-screen…