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Oppo VP teases premium Reno phone with 90Hz screen, maybe 10x zoom successor

The next big thing in mobile displays seems to be high refresh rates. Oppo VP Brian Shen took to Weibo to tease a 90Hz display for the next Oppo Reno phone, which will also sport Super VOOC charging. Oppo announced three Reno2 phones last week, but they were mid-rangers using the standard 20W VOOC. Notably, there was no successor to the Oppo Reno 10x zoom. This new Reno with its 90Hz screen and…
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Sites stealing iPhone data reportedly targeted Uyghur Muslims

The websites stealing data from iPhones might have been used for particularly sinister purposes. TechCrunch sources claim the sites were part of a state-sponsored campaign, presumably from China, targeting the country’s Uyghur Muslim population. The pages would have…
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Report: China used iPhone website exploit attacks to target Uyghur Muslims

A few days ago, Google Project Zero security researchers detailed a chain of malicious website exploits targeting iPhone users. Now, reports that the Chinese government used these attacks to target Uyghur Muslims. Citing sources familiar with the matter, says that the malicious websites used to hack into iPhones, first detailed by Google, were part of a “state-backed attack,” likely from…
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The Huawei Mate 30 Pro will launch September 19 in Munich

Despite the potential lack of Android, Huawei is still pressing on with the Mate 30 Pro launch. The company has confirmed on social media that the Mate 30 family will be unveiled in Munich on September 19. We had already heard rumors of this launch date as a Huawei executive did slip up during an EMUI 10 related Q&A session, essentially confirming the Mate 30 launch date to a closed panel of…
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Google Maps for Android adds dedicated Street View layer

In addition to being a fun way to explore landmarks, Street View is useful for getting a detailed sense of where you’re going. Google Maps on the web has long provided a more useful Street View experience, but the Android app was just updated to match. On Android, Street View can be accessed by opening a place’s listing or just dropping a pin — by holding down anywhere — on the map. In…
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