Category: SMARTPHONE

Android 11 is coming to the Google Pixels and a few other smartphones

Every year, Android device owners wait to find out what the next major update to Google’s mobile operating system has in store for them. Today, Android 11 is ready. It’s coming to the Google Pixels. It’s the same cycle every year. Google is gradually unveiling the new elements that will constitute the next major version

Android 11: beta launch event postponed

The health crisis due to the Covid-19 pandemic has canceled many public events. safety measures for health which are necessary, of course, but which, for some, have serious consequences … With the Covid-19 pandemic, the entire industry, the entire economy, was impacted. And this has had consequences in all sectors. Tech giants have not been

Qwant becomes the default search engine for the Huawei P40

The French search engine signs an unprecedented collaboration with Huawei. After a year of close collaboration between the technical teams of Qwant and Huawei, it is now official: from April 21, 2020, Qwant will be the default search engine for Huawei P40 smartphones. The company is taking advantage of the tensions between Google and the

Huawei and Samsung neck and neck in 5G smartphones

According to Strategy Analytics, Huawei and Samsung vie for the number one position in the world for 5G smartphones in 2019 with deliveries of 6.9 and 6.7 million units, respectively. Together, they capture 73% of this new market. The story is expected to be different in 2020. Samsung was expected to be the top seller

Samsung to Market World’s First 5G Tablet in First Quarter

5G is starting to appear. The infrastructures are being set up, slowly but surely. The first compatible smartphones arrive in the hands of the general public. And this is obviously only the beginning of this generation of connectivity … 2019 saw the arrival of the first 5G compatible smartphones on the market, but unfortunately the

Facebook buys Spanish start-up PlayGiga, specialist in cloud gaming

Facebook bought the Spanish start-up PlayGiga, specialist in cloud gaming. The operation, which would amount to 70 million euros, will allow it to accelerate its diversification … and not be too late on the other GAFAMs, which launch their service in turn. Facebook is continuing its efforts in the video game field. Mark Zuckeberg’s company

Microsoft will stop his Cortana on iOS and Android early 2020

When we think of voice assistants today, we think first of Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa. Then come the Apple Siri and other Microsoft Cortana. But they are still there. Microsoft had tried to live his on iOS and Android, without success. With Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa on the front of the stage with

iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro: the new smartphones from Apple

Apple has unveiled its iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max. These last two embark a triple sensor photo and will be sold from 1 159 €. Apple has indeed unveiled three new smartphones during its keynote September 10. The entry-level model, the iPhone 11, has a 6.1-inch LCD screen, a dual

Roaming: how the IoT communicates outside the borders

What is it? Roaming is the fact of using one’s mobile to call, send / receive messages (SMS and MMS) and browse the Internet via another operator than his own. Waves of harmonization of roaming charges between French and foreign operators have allowed the development of international and European roaming: it is becoming increasingly easy

Google prepares a paid subscription to the Play Store

Inspired by the future Apple Play service, Google is testing a formula giving access to games and apps for 4.99 euros per month. All the operators and all the publishers know it: the paid subscription is much more lucrative than the sale by the unit. This is especially true for Netflix-like services, which gives unlimited