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Apple should activate the hidden FM radio in iPhones, FCC says

Apple should activate the hidden FM radio in iPhones, FCC says

FCC chairman Ajit Pai isn't too happy with Apple banning FM Radio on its iPhones. Though smartphones are more common than ever, "simple" technologies like OTA TV and FM radio are still viewed as vital ways to transmit critical information to populations, including people who don't have access to phones and wireless networks - whether due to living in a rural region, not being able to afford wireless service, or because services have been temporarily taken out.


GoPro Unveils Hero6, Launches Fusion Spherical Camera

GoPro Unveils Hero6, Launches Fusion Spherical Camera

The GoPro Hero6 Black also boasts new touch zoom functionality, waterproofing down to 10 metres and the ability to shoot stills in RAW and HDR modes. Using GPS, Karma can now automatically follow the Karma Controller while you're on the go, keeping you framed in the shot. The look hasn't evolved much over the previous generation camera, today's updates are all internal.


ZTE Axon M may be foldable smartphone

ZTE Axon M may be foldable smartphone

It's reportedly going to have dual full HD displays which will fold out into a 6.8 inch panel with 1,920 x 2,160 pixel resolution. Smartphones have so far failed in one specific area - multitasking - when trying to replace PCs and this is where ZTE's new foldable device could help usher in a new era in smartphone experience.


Mobile Starts LG V30 Pre-Orders on October 5th

Mobile Starts LG V30 Pre-Orders on October 5th

You can buy the LG V30 on AT&T Next for $27.00 for 30 months when you have eligible service. You will be able to pre-order the LG V30 on T-Mobile on October 5 for $80 down and $30 per month for 24 months on T-Mobile's equipment installation plan (EIP).


Google is reportedly prepping a high-end Home 'Max'

Google is reportedly prepping a high-end Home 'Max'

Unfortunately, we don't know much about the Google Home Max other than the fact that it (probably) exists and that'll feature stereo sound. It is expected to come with a single tweeter with dual mid-range drivers. Sources familiar with the project told 9to5Google that Google is now working on a high-end smart speaker to challenge the Sonos Play:3, Apple's HomePod and the recently-unveiled Amazon Echo Plus.


Fortnite: Battle Royale Offline For Maintainence

Fortnite: Battle Royale Offline For Maintainence

The company sent out a tweet this morning proclaiming that Battle Royale has already become an imminent success with over one million players in the first 24 hours alone. Our James got to grips with it earlier this week and found that Fortnite : Battle Royale wants to be PUBG more than Fortnite . I'm not sure that I can fully recommend dropping almost $40 just to play the game early (and get a bevy of bonus unlocks), but it won't be a wasted purchase as long as enough friends are ...