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Past articles by Richard:

A first look at Tecno's Phantom V Fold, a surprisingly affordable foldable phone

At MWC 2023, Tecno launched the Phantom V Fold, which is a surprisingly affordable horizontally-folding phone.. → Read More

Realme's GT3 phone with 240W fast charging is getting a global release

The Realme GT3 features 240W fast charging, which gets to a full charge in just 9.5 minutes.. → Read More

Xiaomi's 300W demo fully charges a phone in five minutes

During MWC, Xiaomi demoed a 300W charging tech which takes just five minutes for a phone to be fully charged.. → Read More

Realme's GT Neo5 phone can go from zero to 20 percent charge in 80 seconds

Realme's GT Neo5 can reach 20 percent battery charge in just 80 seconds.. → Read More

'Squid Game' is coming to VR later this year

Netflix and Sandbox VR will be launching a VR game based on the 'Squid Game' TV series in late 2023.. → Read More

Hugging this pulsating cushion apparently suppresses your anxiety

Fufuly is yet another anxiety-reducing cushion from Yukai Engineering, featuring a gentle rhythmical pulsation as the main therapeutic tool.. → Read More

Oppo says its Find N2 is the 'lightest horizontally folding phone'

Oppo's Find N2 is light and aggressively priced, but good luck finding one outside China.. → Read More

Tecno's Phantom X2 Pro phone has a pop-out portrait lens for 'pure' bokeh

Tecno's Phantom X2 Pro 5G packs a "world-first" pop-out portrait lens to offer true optical bokeh.. → Read More

Xiaomi's 12T Pro gets a 'fictional archaeology' makeover

The Xiaomi 12T Pro Daniel Arsham Edition features a faithful reproduction of the artist's iconic "fictional archaeology" vibe, which mainly consists of bronze crystals set in an eroded green patina.. → Read More

The ASUS ROG Phone 6 gets a 'Diablo Immortal' edition

The ROG Phone 6 Diablo Immortal Edition is basically a specced-out ROG Phone 6 decorated with elements from the mobile game — both externally and internally, down to the notification sounds.. → Read More

This Steam Deck dock has a thermoelectric cooler

The Unitek Cooler Dock Pro for Steam Deck has a thermoelectric cooler on the back, and it only costs $30 more than Valve's official dock.. → Read More

Xiaomi's latest concept phone has an interchangeable Leica M lens

The Xiaomi 12S Ultra Concept Phone can mount any Leica M lens over its second 1-inch sensor.. → Read More

Redmi's latest phone can be fully charged in nine minutes

The Redmi Note 12 Discovery Edition can be fully charged in nine minutes with 210W HyperCharge, and it also has a 200MP camera.. → Read More

Xiaomi's new 2-in-1 robot vacuum can wash and dry its own mops

The Xiaomi Robot Vacuum X10+ can automatically empty its dust bin, refill its water tank, wash its mops and dry them with heat.. → Read More

Xiaomi's 12T Pro packs a 200-megapixel camera, but without Leica branding

Xiaomi's 12T Pro is the world's second smartphone with a 200MP camera, but there's no Leica branding here.. → Read More

Instagram app rendered unusable for some by instant crash bug

An error had been causing Instagram's Android app to crash seconds after launching, rendering it almost unusable.. → Read More

ASUS' ROG Phone 6D Ultimate has an even more elaborate cooling system

The ROG Phone 6D Ultimate packs a MediaTek Dimensity 9000+ processor, faster LPDDR5X RAM and the new 'AeroActive Portal' design for boosted heat dissipation.. → Read More

Insta360's X3 gets bigger sensors and a bigger screen for easier 360 capture

The Insta360 X3 comes with larger sensors, touchscreen and battery, among other bits of goodies.. → Read More

Xiaomi beats Tesla to building a working robot

Xiaomi unveiled a working humanoid robot prototype dubbed CyberOne.. → Read More

Xiaomi's second foldable phone is only 5.4mm thick in tablet mode

Xiaomi's Mix Fold 2 is only 5.4mm thick, and it also has a Leica camera.. → Read More