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Facebook has Reels now, taking TikTok cloning one step further

Facebook’s never-ending quest to quash its competitors through copying their features has reached a new high (or low, depending on how you look at it) today with the launch of Reels. “But wait”, you say, “isn’t that an Instagram feature?” And the answer is, yes, but from now on you can also see Reels on Facebook. TikTok keeps getting ever more popular, and Facebook’s TikTok clone thus can’t forever be omitted from the main app.…
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New iPad mini torn down, iFixit explains jelly scroll effect

In a new video posted by iFixit, the recently announced iPad mini is torn down and a jelly scrolling effect is also explained. This so-called “jelly scroll” effect is not new. It has to do with the orientation of the controller board and the direction that user is scrolling. Because the screen refreshes by scanning from one side to the other, scrolling in the direction that’s perpendicular to the direction of the scan may appear like its scrolling unevenly in some cases, particularly when using the iPad in a vertical orientation.…
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Withings ScanWatch Horizon delivers dive watch looks, usual fitness and health tracking features

The latest smartwatch from Withing fuses the brand’s traditional minimalist design language with a fresh new take inspired by dive watches with their stainless steel casings and large tachymeters. Despite looking like a normal analog watch, ScanWatch Horizon features a medical-grade electrocardiogram (ECG) sensor, built-in Sp02 sensor, fitness tracking for over 30 activities and handles notification from your paired smartphone. ScanWatch Horizon comes in a single 43mm size with blue and green color options for the casing and tachymeter.…
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Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G review

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The iPhone 13 Pro Max received the DisplayMate Best Smartphone Display Award

DisplayMate examined the new ProMotion-enabled display on the iPhone 13 Pro Max the findings were nothing but positive – in fact, Apple’s new flagship earned the DisplayMate Best Smartphone Display Award along with an A+ grade. It set or match 12 smartphone display performance records. Each iPhone 13 Pro Max display has been calibrated at the factory for color and contrast accuracy.…
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Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max in for review

Apple announced the iPhone 13 series earlier this month, and we’ve already acquired a Pro Max unit with us to subject to our review procedure. It has the same footprint as the iPhone 12 Pro Max, but is slightly thicker due to its bigger battery, has better display and an overhauled camera setup. Apple calls the iPhone 13 Pro Max screen a “ProMotion display”, which is the marketing name for the variable refresh rate 120Hz panel.…
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The Sharp Aquos zero6 has a 240Hz IGZO OLED display and is one of the lightest 5G phones yet

Sharp unveiled the Aquos zero6 – a smartphone with a 240Hz screen and that’s not even it’s biggest achievement (the Zero 2 did 240Hz last year and there’s also the R6 with a 1” sensor). Instead, zero6’s claim to fame is that it is the lightest 5G smartphone in the world. Well, that’s what Sharp claims and it comes with a number of asterisks.…
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More iOS 15 bugs discovered as iOS 15.1 release imminent

The iOS 15 launch hasn’t been exactly smooth sailing as many early bugs sprang their ugly heads. Ones of the most annoying ones is by far the inability to unlock your iPhone using your Apple Watch when wearing a mask. In some cases, you can’t even set up the said unlock method. In addition, some owners report a non-functional viewfinder in the camera app, unable to wake up their iPhone 13 phones up upon touch, screen unresponsinvess after unlocking (can’t swipe up after a successful face recognition) and Mail app crashes.…
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Sony announces WH-XB910N headphones and WF-C500 earbuds

Sony today announced two new audio products, the WH-XB910N wireless headphones and the WF-C500 truly wireless earbuds. Both will be available for purchase in October. The WH-XB910N are full-sized circumaural headphones. They are part of Sony’s Extra Bass series and are designed for a bass-heavy sound profile. The WH-XB910N also feature active noise cancellation. While the non 1000X series from Sony usually does not have high quality noise cancellation, it may still be better than nothing.…
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More rumors claim that Apple will replace the mini with a 6.7″ iPhone 14 Max next year

The iPhone 12 mini didn’t sell well. You know what did? The 12 Pro Max. Data from the analysts at CIRP earlier this year showed that Apple’s largest and most expensive iPhone decidedly outsold its smallest (and cheaper) iPhone. So, when you hear reports that the iPhone 14 series will drop the mini in favor of another large model, it just makes sense.…