Quick hands-on with the honor View 10, honor’s first “AI Phone”

Artificial intelligence or “AI” is a big deal, and has become a popular industry buzzword alongside “machine learning.” Huawei was quick to claim it has the first mobile processor with an NPU (neural processing unit), although arguably Apple’s advanced A11 Bionic chip also has dedicated neural network hardware called the “Neural Engine.” Regardless of who’s first, AI is here to stay, and we’re only at the tip of the iceberg of what’s to come. Continue Reading

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Lifeproof Slam for iPhone 8 Plus review: For life’s surprises

Call me paranoid, but I never use my phones without a case. Because you know, life is full of unexpected surprises. Sure, a naked phone accentuates the design and nuances as the makers intended, but better safe than sorry. The new generation of iPhones, for instance, are beautiful devices—all-glass, dust-and-water resistant, silky smooth. Until one day, life deals you a split second slip of hand. And then boom. Shattered glass. Continue Reading

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