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Here’s where you can preorder the Microsoft Surface Duo

13-Aug-2020 02:36

Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge

Microsoft’s dual-screened Android phone, the Surface Duo, , following close to . It will cost $1,399, but you’ll only pay that much upfront if you buy it unlocked. Otherwise, you’ll owe a smaller monthly payment if you buy it on an installment plan through AT&T or Best Buy.

The Surface Duo can be preordered through the , and doing so now should ensure that you get it on the release date. Paying $1,399 will get you the Duo with 128GB of storage, while an extra $100 will double that to 256GB of built-in storage. You can choose at the time of checkout to get the unlocked version or a phone that includes an AT&T SIM card.

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Area Ghoul Throws Corporate Tantrum

13-Aug-2020 02:30

As Uber with the moral dilemma of having built an entire-ass company around exploitative wage practices, the CEO Dara Khosrowshahi now says that if California forces the company to reclassify its contractors as full-time employees, Uber will temporarily shut down in its home state. Conveniently, it…

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reviews

Ford Bronco Hybrid could make over 450 hp but is a ways off, report says - Roadshow

13-Aug-2020 02:28

The hybrid power would likely come from Ford's electrified 10-speed automatic transmission as seen on the Explorer hybrid.

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news

Microsoft Surface Duo: price, release date and phone specs

13-Aug-2020 02:26

Microsoft Surface Duo is the brand's first phone in years, and could go toe-to-toe with other foldable phones when it's released on September 10.

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Motorola teases smartphone event for September 9th

13-Aug-2020 02:05

Photo by Avery White for The Verge

Motorola has sent out teasers for its next major smartphone — likely the 5G-upgraded second-gen version of its foldable Razr flagship — which the company will announce on September 9th and promises will “flip the smartphone experience once again.”

While there isn’t a whole lot of information in the teaser, the short clip appears to show a side view of a foldable phone (similar in design to the 2020 Razr) being shut. If that wasn’t enough evidence, Motorola also appears to be using the same font as , which it teased with the similar tagline of “You’re going to flip.”

Rumors of a revamped, 5G Razr . It’s rumored to feature a larger 6.2-inch screen, an improved...

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software

This tiny charger will take your iPhone from 0% to 50% in only 30 minutes

13-Aug-2020 02:00

The super-cheap Anker PowerPort III Nano USB-C charger can take your phone from 0% to 50% in just 30 minutes.

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how-to

Best USB-C accessories and cables for 2020

13-Aug-2020 02:00

Who knew power dongles could be so interesting?

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features

This Site Shows You Where Big Brands Source Their Products

13-Aug-2020 02:00

David Applegate runs a site called . It’s an ecommerce store dedicated to, well, wrestling. In his five years in business, he always wanted to know where his suppliers were getting the gear he sold, including singlets, shoes, and mat tape.

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See Blade Runner 2049 Bridge the Gap to Its Iconic Predessor in This Stunning Concept Art

13-Aug-2020 02:00

Blade Runner’s jaw-dropping aesthetic runs deep in the modernized world of Denis Villeneuve’s follow-up, Blade Runner 2049, making for one of sci-fi movies in recent memory. Now, a new book wants to dive into the art that helped envision that world, and its parallels to the original film.

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hardware

Hello, America host Nish Kumar tries to make sense of our dystopian nightmare

13-Aug-2020 02:00

His new comic morning show on Quibi takes on US politics from the safe distance of the UK.

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