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Sony’s Xperia Z5 might just be packing the world’s first 4K smartphone screen

Rumours. You’ve got to love rumours.

Everything from the Galaxy S6 Edge+ to the as yet unannounced iPhone 6S was supposedly going to pack a 4K screen – yet none of them did. 388 more words

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Retirement Travel Made Simple. Or Is It?

Baby Boomers who are still technologically challenged (you know who your are), but who also plan to be world travelers in retirement, need to get up to speed. 110 more words

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More SciFi than Yesterdays SciFi

Today there’s tragedy in the headlines, but I’m not going to write about that. That’s not what we do here, but for what it’s worth I do sympathize for families of the victims of this shooting. 451 more words

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Market for lithium ion batteries for vehicles expected to reach US$30.6 billion in 2024, says report

As automotive manufacturers continue efforts to produce more vehicles with electric drivetrains, the amount of vehicles using lithium ion (Li-ion) batteries for onboard energy storage is increasing. 172 more words

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China July mobile phone user base grows to 1.295 billion, says MIIT

There were 1.295 billion subscribers of mobile communication services in China as of July 2015, growing 0.13% sequentially and 2.47% on year, and 444.08 million (34.30%) of them were 3G users, 250.52 million (19.35%) 4G users and 937.43 million (72.41%) mobile Internet-access users, according to China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT). 65 more words

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iPhone 6S or 7: super-strong new iPhone 'is too expensive'

High prices and too few new features will mean the new iPhone is less profitable than the last, analysts fear

Apple’s next-generation smartphone, likely to be called either the iPhone 6S or iPhone 7, will be built from a high-grade aluminium alloy to prevent it bending in users’ pockets – and which will also add significantly to the cost of building the device. 1,085 more words

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