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Pebble founder: it’s your ‘last chance’ to make a small Android phone happen

Pebble founder: it’s your ‘last chance’ to make a small Android phone happen

Eric Migicovsky, who founded and helmed the Pebble smartwatch company and who’s working on a chat app that will bring iMessage to Android, has a new quest: getting someone, anyone, to make an Android phone you can actually use in one hand. He wants to, as he put it in an interview with The Verge“unionize” …

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OnePlus Nord 2T review: minor improvements to a masterful midranger

OnePlus Nord 2T review: minor improvements to a masterful midranger

In 2022, there are two radically different sides to Oppo’s sub-brand OnePlus. On the premium end, it has the OnePlus 10 Pro: a flagship-priced, flagship-specced handset that struggles to offer truly flagship-level performance. But things are going a lot better for its Nord lineup, whose few shortcomings are justified by their midrange price tags. OnePlus’ …

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Modular, DIY-friendly Framework Laptop gets updated with 12th-gen Intel CPUs

Modular, DIY-friendly Framework Laptop gets updated with 12th-gen Intel CPUs

Enlarge / The Framework Laptop is getting its first major upgrade today. framework We were fans of the Framework Laptop when we reviewed it last year. This was partly because its modular design prioritizes repairability and upgradeability when most other laptops don’t. But we also liked it because you didn’t need to make huge tradeoffs …

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The new Framework Laptop is another step toward a truly modular gadget

The new Framework Laptop is another step toward a truly modular gadget

A little more than a year after announcing the first version of its ultra-repairable, upgradeable notebook, Framework is launching the second-generation Framework Laptop. It’s meant to be substantially faster and a little more sturdy but mostly it’s a signal that Framework is serious about building truly long-lasting devices and might actually be fulfilling the often …

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New Saints Row reboot gameplay looks much the same as old Saints Row, just prettier

New Saints Row reboot gameplay looks much the same as old Saints Row, just prettier

It’s been about eight months since I first had a hands-off sneak peek at the new and about-to-be-rebooted Saints Row, and six since we’ve heard it was being delayed to August this year. With its late summer release fast approaching, Volition recently showed off a larger chunk of some actual gameplay to press in another …

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Garmin squeezes a camera into new Varia RCT715 radar rear light

Garmin squeezes a camera into new Varia RCT715 radar rear light

Garmin’s range of Varia radar-controlled rear lights are hugely popular and one of the few devices widely accepted as a genuinely great piece of kit. The Varia light regularly features in the “cycling products you’d buy again without hesitation” thread over on the CyclingTips forum. As good as the Varia is, there was always the …

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