Month: March 2023

Why Qualcomm taking away your SIM card might be a bad idea

Audio player loading… Qualcomm revealed this week during MWC 2023 that it will be adding the “world’s first commercially deployable iSIM” (Integrated SIM) to its Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 Mobile Platform. In other words, Android phones with this chipset will be ditching swappable SIM cards, opting for a hardware solution…

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This smart Casio G-Shock is the Garmin beater I’ve been waiting for

Audio player loading… The Casio G-Shock G-SQUAD line of watches are sports watches at their heart, equipped with simple, effective training tools. Last year’s revamp of the line offered step counts and running pace tracking, calories burned, and a dedicated stopwatch for interval workouts. Sometimes it’s more useful to pare…

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This is Meta’s AR/VR hardware roadmap for the next four years

Meta plans to release its first pair of smart glasses with a display in 2025 alongside a neural interface smartwatch designed to control them, The Verge has learned. Meanwhile, its first pair of full-fledged AR glasses, which CEO Mark Zuckerberg has predicted will eventually be as widely used as mobile…

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HBO Max’s Dune series has lost a lead actress and a director

Deadline reports that actress Shirley Henderson, one of Dune: The Sisterhood’s lead actresses, and director Johan Renck, who was slated to direct the first two episodes, have both decided to pull out of Dune: The Sisterhood just as the show enters a lengthy production hiatus. In a statement to Deadline,…

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