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Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ Drop Tests Show They Are Tougher Than iPhone X, Galaxy S8

Samsung claims that the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ feature 20 percent thicker glass protection and a stronger 7-series aluminium frame, compared to their predecessors. A new drop test video puts that claim to the test. The video finds that despite being breakable, the Galaxy S9 models are more durable than the last year’s Galaxy S8 and iPhone X. Another video on YouTube compares the ruggedness of the ... Read More »

OnePlus 5T Seen Passing Bend, Burn, and Scratch Tests Ahead of Its First Sale

HIGHLIGHTS Video conducted by JerryRigEverything includes series of durability tests OnePlus 5T’s display receives scratches at sixth level of Mohs scale Back panel of the smartphone is prone to scratches OnePlus 5T has made an appearance in durability tests conducted by YouTuber JerryRigEverything, showing the latest OnePlus smartphone has a tough build. The narrator in the five-minute-long video takes the OnePlus 5T (Review) through ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8 first tests begin in January, new leaked specs fuel previous rumors

It’s no secret Samsung has been focusing entirely on the Galaxy S8 after the Note7 fiasco. Previously rumored to launch at the MWC next year, now the Galaxy S8 has been reportedly pushed back to April in an attempt to make it both better and safer. Today, a new report emerged shedding some light on Samsung’s Galaxy S8 development timeline. ... Read More »

Stomach Cancer Can Be Detected Through Urine Tests: Report

BEIJING:  Stomach cancer can be found through urine, avoiding painful tests, according to a new study by a Chinese hospital. This has significance in treating stomach cancer as the disease may now be detected at an early stage, state-run China Daily reported today. A study team from Shanghai’s Rui Jin Hospital has found that the tumour marker for stomach cancer ... Read More »

Oil lender: We assume $40 crude out to 2020

Cullen/Frost Bankers Chairman and CEO Dick Evans said Monday his stress test model looks for a $28 per barrel bottom for oil, and a historically low level of $40 per barrel out to 2020. Energy loans make up for over 15 percent of Cullen/Frost’s total loan portfolio, and 9.8 percent of them are now considered problem credit. That’s up around ... Read More »

Facebook plans Internet drone tests, says Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook will begin testing a solar-powered Internet drone called Aquila later in 2016, Mark Zuckerberg said on Monday at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Similar Mobile More Mobile Review: Meet the Nextbit Robin, an Android phone that never lets you run out of space (2:46) Most Memorable Moments of MWC 2015 (3:23) Samsung Galaxy S7 rumor roundup(5:02) When are VR ... Read More »