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More Than 1 Billion Smartphones Will Ship With Fingerprint Scanner Next Year: Counterpoint

HIGHLIGHTS Fingerprint sensor is quickly becoming a common feature in smartphones Next year, the vast majority of smartphones are expected to ship with it Chinese phone makers are bringing fingerprint sensors to low-cost phones Fingerprint scanners, a feature that was introduced only four years ago, will be seen in nearly all of the smartphones that will ship next… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8 Will Ship With Bundled Wireless Speakers in the UK

Samsung is set to launch its upcoming flagship smartphones Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ at its Unpacked event on Wednesday, at 11am EDT (8:30pm IST). The South Korean company is hoping to avoid the mistakes it made with its ill-fated Galaxy Note 7. In a move to lure its lost customers back and possibly add more, Samsung appears… Read More »

Moto G5 Plus Won’t Ship With Google Assistant, Update to Add Feature Later

Lenovo on Wednesday, as promised, launched the Moto G5 Plus smartphone in India. Lenovo’s new Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus smartphones were unveiled few weeks back at the MWC 2017 trade show, and Google Assistant was one of the biggest features marketed to ship with the devices. Now, the company has confirmed to Gadgets 360 that the… Read More »

The strange story of a seized Hanjin ship and its lonely crew

Sprinkled across the oceans around the globe, some 60 of Hanjin Shipping’s cargo vessels are stranded at sea. The company filed for bankruptcy two weeks ago. Here’s the story of one of those ships, its captain and its crew. The Hanjin Rome is nestled between countless other ships off the coast of Singapore, a towering container vessel. As… Read More »

Endeavour: Has the ship Captain Cook sailed to Australia been found?

Researchers in the US believe they may be a step closer to locating the ship in which British explorer Captain James Cook sailed to Australia in 1768. The Rhode Island Marine Archaeology Project (Rimap) has known for some time the ship was scuttled in Newport Harbour, off the US coast, in 1778. But they now believe they have… Read More »