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Mobile Essential plan debuts with unlimited basics

Mobile Essential plan debuts with unlimited basics

It's offering a new "unlimited" data plan, T-Mobile Essential , for $60/month. During times and places with heavy network demand, Essentials customers may notice slower speeds than other customers. [T-Mobile] wants to make it easy. As you might expect, though, the savings only really kick in when you activate multiple lines. Increasingly, we're seeing providers bundle in all sorts of features and services with their plans to differentiate their offering from the competition or seemingly ...


Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will bring a longer battery life -- and Fortnite

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will bring a longer battery life -- and Fortnite

This makes it a lot easier to access, and you're less likely to smudge the camera lens with your fingers too. Perhaps most interestingly, you can now use the S Pen to click pictures as well, pressing the button once to trigger the shutter, and pressing it twice to switch between the front and rear cameras.


Xiaomi Mi A2 4GB variant launched at Rs 16999 in India

Xiaomi Mi A2 4GB variant launched at Rs 16999 in India

We're going to see a lot of action across price segments says Karan Bajaj, as he does a round-up of the most interesting ones.In Pic: Oppo Find X (L) and Xiaomi Mi 8 (R). For connectivity, the phone comes with the latest Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C for data syncing and charging, IR blaster and other basic connectivity features.


Hiroshima marks 73rd anniversary of atomic bombing in WWII

Hiroshima marks 73rd anniversary of atomic bombing in WWII

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe , who also was at the ceremony, said differences between the nuclear and non-nuclear states are widening. China did not send its emissary. But in order to bring this treaty into effect, 50 nations must ratify it, of which only 14 have done so. But reports suggest Tokyo is considering a summit soon between Kim and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, with local media floating a possible meeting on the sidelines of an global forum in Russia's Vladivostok next month.


Google Pixel 3 XL Clearly White leaks in new unboxing video

Google Pixel 3 XL Clearly White leaks in new unboxing video

The packaging shows a pair of wired Pixel Buds with a USB-C connector. This will be the first time that Google will bundle earphones with its Pixel handsets. This appears to be a "clearly white" color variant, and from these images, the two-tone back switches between a smooth and glossy finish. Given that the handset is due to be unveiled by Google in early October and will go on sale after that, the Pixel 3 XL leak train has started way ahead of time.