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July 20, 2021

NEWS

CNET

iPhone 13 rumors: New lineup could get an Apple Watch-like always-on display

In his ‘Power On’ newsletter, Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman said the iPhone 13 would have larger batteries that could be used to power the iPhone’s display with a 120Hz refresh rate and always-on mode. Leaker Max Weinbach previously speculated that the …

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Mac Rumors

Apple Releases watchOS 7.6, Bringing ECG and Irregular Heart Rhythm Notifications to 30 New Regions

No other new features were discovered during the beta testing process, and it’s likely that watchOS 7.6 will be one of the final updates to the ‌watchOS 7‌ operating system as Apple works to transition to watchOS 8.

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CNET

Pixel 6 rumors: Have you heard about Google’s Whitechapel chip yet?

Pixel 6 renders based on leaked photos of Google’s next flagship phone. Jon Prosser. October is the month of pumpkin spice, swirling leaves and Google Pixel releases. But right now we’re still in the month of whipped lemonade, sunscreen and swirling …

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CNET

Best iPhone 2021: We looked at all 7 models Apple sells to decide which is best

To complicate matters, some iPhones have two cameras, others three and still others four (including the front-facing selfie camera). Then there’s the fact that nearly all current iPhones have Face ID, but one model — the iPhone SE — soldiers on with Touch ID.

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Kotaku

Are You Intrigued By The Steam Deck?

Valve, maker of Half-Life, Half-Life Alyx-player the Valve Index, and unavoidable online marketplace Steam, unveiled its surprise portable gaming PC, the Steam Deck. Just like that, a heck of a lot more people seem interested in the possibility of tiny handheld …

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Mac Rumors

iOS 15: How to Create a Focus

In iOS 15, Apple introduced a new Focus feature that aims to help reduce distractions and let you zone in on a single thing. Focus does this by filtering notifications based on what you’re doing. iOS 15 Focus Feature With Focus, you can set your device to help …

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The Verge

Verizon is also switching to Android Messages as default for RCS

Verizon has also said it will fully support interoperability between carriers, so in theory the improved images, video, read receipts, and group chats should just work — assuming everybody you’re texting with is also using Android Messages.

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The Washington Post

‘Psychonauts 2’ developers discuss mental health, video game industry crunch

“In our first game, I would say it was a little more accidental that we touched on these issues, because we were just trying to make a fun game with a unique setting,” Double Fine studio head Tim Schafer said in an interview with The Washington Post.

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Kotaku

Rockstar Locking Some GTA Online Car Upgrades To PS5, Xbox Series X/S

Grand Theft Auto Online for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S is set to include vehicle upgrades that won’t be available on older consoles, according to new details from Rockstar Games. Advertisement. “Select vehicles will be upgradable with all-new speed …

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Kotaku

The Best Nintendo Switch Memory Cards

Nintendo Switch storage always has been and always will be a joke. Before Nintendo’s hybrid console released in early 2017, the then-unreleased Dragon Quest Heroes was revealed to be bigger than the available 32GB internal storage capacity. The Switch …

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