In the race to the first 5G phones, here comes the LG V50

We’ve seen practically as many different folding phone concepts as there are phone manufacturers, but one particularly intriguing idea may soon be coming back from the dead — CNET reports that BlackBerry and Alcatel brand owner TCL is working on as many as five different foldable devices, one of them a phone that can bend around your wrist like a bracelet, per the image you’re seeing immediately above these words. That’s actually not a new idea: one of the very first folding phone prototypes we saw from Lenovo was a bracelet-watch, back in 2016. Here’s a video of that one from Moor Insights & Strategy analyst Anshel Sag: To be honest, details on TCL’s devices are pretty scarce. CNET’s only got the renders above and an image from a... Continue reading…

In the race to the first 5G phones, here comes the LG V50

Images of the new device come from Evan Blass and most of the details come from an LG press release in South Korea. Though the press release doesn't specify the V50 by name, given that the release ...

Sun 17 Feb 19 from Techspot

Mobile networks call for 5G security inspector

The mobile network industry has called for a new security testing scheme to check 5G equipment.

Fri 15 Feb 19 from BBC Technology

Telecoms industry calls for Europe-wide network testing regime

The telecoms industry has called on European governments to join mobile operators in establishing a testing regime to protect network security without having to resort to the disruptive step ...

Fri 15 Feb 19 from Reuters Technology

LG keeps leaking G8 features, the latest is a vibrating display speaker

LG's next flagship smartphone looks a lot like last year's smartphone.

Thu 14 Feb 19 from Arstechnica

Samsung says expects $4 billion in Indian sales of new smartphone range

Samsung Electronics expects a new range of smartphones it will launch in India in the first half of this year to generate sales of $4 billion in 2019, a senior company executive said on Thursday. ...

Thu 14 Feb 19 from Reuters Technology

Phones with 5G, foldable designs and multiple cameras will lead Mobile World Congress 2019 - CNET

Here are the phones we expect to see at the world's largest mobile show.

Mon 11 Feb 19 from CNET Cutting Edge

Expect these 5G, foldable and high-end phones at MWC 2019 - CNET

Get ready for a wave of important, interesting phones from the world's largest mobile show.

Mon 11 Feb 19 from CNET Cutting Edge

2019 Mobile Power 50 - Nominations extended

There's still time to nominate your choice of the leading figures in the UK mobile industry

Fri 22 Feb 19 from Techradar


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