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Recent articles by Shara:

Samsung will unveil Note 20, Galaxy Z Fold 2 on Aug. 5 in virtual Unpacked

The phone giant becomes the latest company to move its product launch online as the coronavirus pandemic rages on. → Read More

Samsung sees slight drop in Q2 sales and profit rise despite coronavirus' spread

The company benefited from a one-time gain in its display business, even as its phone and other operations likely faced lower demand. → Read More

Not even the coronavirus can derail 5G's global momentum

The pandemic has caused hiccups in some regions, but the super-fast wireless tech keeps rolling out. → Read More

Apple News loses New York Times content

The newspaper only supplied "a few stories" each day, but its loss from Apple News is still a big one. → Read More

iOS 14 unveiled: A first glimpse at Apple's upcoming iPhone software

Apple shows off its updated operating system at its first all-digital WWDC with its new App Library, redesigned widgets and picture-in-picture. → Read More

Apple's new Arm-based Macs will run iPhone, iPad apps

Apple is bringing its own silicon to its computers, making them more power efficient and more like the company's mobile devices. → Read More

Apple's iOS 14 unveiled: A first glimpse at the upcoming iPhone software

Apple showed off its updated operating system at its first all-digital Worldwide Developers Conference. → Read More

5G is coming to robots and drones with Qualcomm's new RB5 system

The technology, which combines hardware and software, will make it possible for places like factories to roll out super responsive machines. → Read More

Apple's virtual WWDC features keynote June 22, 1-on-1 labs and over 100 sessions

The company's annual developer confab, where it shows off its upcoming software, is all digital this year. → Read More

Meet the man making sure Apple TV Plus' show See respects accessibility

Joe Strechay has a unique role in entertainment: blindness consultant. → Read More

Senators propose COVID-19 contact-tracing privacy bill

The bipartisan effort aims to protect users as technology is used to trace the spread of the novel coronavirus. → Read More

This VR startup wants to use 5G to blow up social distancing

XRSpace, started by the co-founder of HTC, is introducing a virtual world it hopes will be the escape we all crave. → Read More

Samsung wants to help you manage your money with its new debit card

The company partners with SoFi and Mastercard on its new Samsung Money service, which will be available in the US later this summer. → Read More

In the social distancing age, this VR startup wants you to connect with others

XRSpace, started by the co-founder of HTC, is introducing a virtual world it hopes will be the escape we all crave. → Read More

Nvidia's new data center GPU packs 20 times the performance of its predecessor

The graphics chip will power servers used by Amazon, Google, Microsoft and other cloud service providers. And it will be used to fight COVID-19. → Read More

COVID-19 has pushed health care online

Qualcomm President Cristiano Amon talks up mobile's role in helping combat the novel coronavirus. → Read More

Samsung will offer a debit card this summer, as Samsung Pay turns five

The company will give more details about the offering "in the coming weeks." → Read More

Apple promotes accessibility tech with dedicated Apple Care team, app curation

In recognition of May's Global Accessibility Awareness Day, the company will be highlighting its tech to help people with disabilities. → Read More

Apple will let you automatically share your Medical ID info with first responders

The capability, called Share Medical ID During Emergency Calls, is still in beta tests on iPhones and Apple Watches. → Read More

Nvidia's chief scientist designs a cheap ventilator to help fight COVID-19

The ventilator uses parts that cost about $400 and can even be 3D-printed. → Read More