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Brand New Apple iPhone 8 Bursts Open After Battery Swells While Charging

Brand New Apple iPhone 8 Bursts Open After Battery Swells While Charging

Apple has another new iPhone model still to come. Apple seems to have an iPhone 8 battery problem on its hands, and it's not clear yet whether it's occurring in just a handful of edge cases or in a larger batch of phones. There can be no iPhone launch without some controversy surrounding it. However, so far not many incidents have been heard of. Though the cause is unconfirmed for now, it is believed that swelling of the battery is forcing the handset to split open.


Google Home Max makes the Assistant blast music

Google Home Max makes the Assistant blast music

It comes in three colors: charcoal, coral, and chalk. And it projects 360-degree sound so you'll never miss a beat. The speaker also includes a noise isolating array that makes it work even in open rooms with background noise, and it's Assistant-enabled, so you can use it to control your music playback via voice, or manage your smart home devices , set yourself reminders, alarms, and timers.



More reports of swelling iPhone 8 Plus batteries emerge

China's state-backed ThePaper .cn cited an iPhone buyer surnamed Liu as saying his newly purchased iPhone 8 Plus arrived cracked open on October 5. According to the account of the iPhone 8 Plus owner, the device was replaced by the Apple store right away without being charged anything. Investors shouldn't get their hopes up for any concrete preorder figures, but I'd be willing to bet quite a lot that the initial preorder activity will directly inform the financial guidance Apple ...



All Blacks pip the Springboks in tight affair: Reaction from Twitter

Cape Town - All Blacks star Sonny Bills Williams has paid his respect to the Springboks after their thrilling Rugby Championship clash at Newlands on Saturday. "The second half was a pulsating affair". McKenzie's magical try , slicing through South Africa's defensive line and speeding away, was the first of two late blows that finally sealed it.


FCC Approves Project That Will Provide Connectivity in Puerto Rico

FCC Approves Project That Will Provide Connectivity in Puerto Rico

Musk said he was diverting resources from a semi-truck project to fix Model 3 bottlenecks and "increase battery production for Puerto Rico & other affected areas". Cell service has mostly been down since Hurricane Maria hit the island. The approval is part of the FCC's larger promise to form a hurricane recovery task force that's primarily focused on Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands.


Top Google Pixel 2 Features

Top Google Pixel 2 Features

Does the Pixel have a light of its own as a device or does it always need to ride on the iPhone's shortcomings to shine? This begs the question on how many exclusivity years is the Verizon/Google Pixel agreement. Verizon has already made the device available to pre-order, with the carrier enabling users to split up the payments over 24 months. iPhone user: "Oh, it also doesn't have a headphone jack?" This is certainly worth considering for those looking to enter the home speaker market.