T-Mobile today launched a new „Caller Verified“ feature that’s designed to offer its customers more protection from scammers and spammers who spoof legitimate phone calls to attempt to fool smartphone owners.
Caller Verified uses the STIR and SHAKEN standards that are in place to combat illegal caller ID spoofing.
Right now, T-Mobile’s implementation of Caller Verified is limited. It’s only available on the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and it is limited to the T-Mobile network.
On the Note 9, calls on the T-Mobile network will be „Caller Verified,“ with customers able to see that labeling to be sure that calls are [...]
Scosche today announced the launch of several new products that make Qi wireless charging easier and more convenient for Apple’s iPhone 8 and later.MagicMount Charge 3
The new Qi-compatible 10W MagicMount Charge 3 is the latest MagicMount product from Scosche, and it’s now available with a unique vent mount that features an articulated swing arm so it doesn’t impede airflow from a vehicle’s vent.
The MagicMount Charge 3 is able to offer up the convenience of a vent mount without the usual drawback of blocking the vent, and it also rotates 360 degrees so your iPhone can be viewed from any angle. The swing arm offers up additional positional [...]
LifeProof today announced the launch of a $99 Lifeactiv Power Pack 20, a 20,000 mAh battery pack that features a USB-C port and built-in water resistance.
The Lifeactiv Power Pack 20 includes two 10,000mAh batteries inside, and with the USB-C port, it can charge Apple’s USB-C MacBooks, iPad Pro models, and iPhones with a USB-C to Lightning cable.
According to LifeProof, the Power Pack is waterproof in up to 6.6 feet of water for a period of one hour, drop proof up to 6.6 feet, and sealed from dirt and snow, making it an ideal battery pack for outdoor usage.
To survive a water drop and to keep it safe from liquids, the charging port door on the [...]
At this year’s Consumer Electronics Show, Seagate is launching a number of new external hard drives and solid state drives under its Seagate and LaCie brand names, offering up a new range of data storage solutions.
Seagate’s premium LaCie brand is launching two new products, including the LaCie Mobile Drive and the LaCie Mobile SSD.
The LaCie Mobile Drive offers up to 5TB of storage for those who need a lot of storage space, while the LaCie Mobile SSD offers up to 2TB of storage space and transfer speeds of 540MB/s, for instances when quick data transfer is needed.
The two new LaCie drives, which are launching in January, feature a unique [...]