OnePlus 5 Earns Its First Software Update

OnePlus pushed a small bug-fixing update to the OnePlus 5 over the weekend. According to the change log, the improved software resolves app installation and system update failures. It also makes optimizations to camera, Bluetooth, network, and system performance while improving compatibility with third-party apps. The update weighs in at just 36MB and can be downloaded and installed over the air.

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Coolsmartphone Podcast 209 We’ve Had The Time Of Our Lives

This week the Podcast Editing Elves took longer than usual to do their job, but what they did complete was a work of art with a beautiful audio Easter Egg at the end of the episode. CoolsmartPhone Podcast 209 We’ve Had The Time Of Our Lives is now available to download on your podcast client of choice, to listen to here on or you can watch the live video of the recording on Youtube.

As usual, we love to keep the conversation going even after the episode has been recorded. Would you like to take  part? Twitter is the best place to do that.

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    There’s a worldwide organ shortage, and xenotransplantation has long been floated in major medical circles as an alternative solution. For some time, attempts at xenotransplantation meant putting chimpanzee kidneys in humans, which didn’t turn out to be successful in any way. The large problem with transplantation of any kind is that the immune system will […]
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    A Unique Electric Racecar Will Be Running in Le Mans 24 Hours Next Year

    If you’re familiar with the new sport featuring the BattleBots, then you might think that the new Green4U Panoz Racing GT-EV may be one of them, or a giant version. But it’s actually a new all-electric racecar that could run in the 24 Hours of Le Mans by next year. The GT-EV was created by […]
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    Amazon is Spending $13.7 Billion to Buy Whole Foods

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    HTC Testing More Squeezable Edge Sense Actions for U11

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    Review: OnePlus 5

    The OnePlus 5 is the latest flagship from OnePlus. This Android smartphone boasts an appealing design, top specs, and solid performance in most respects. For those who prefer unlocked handsets and want to spend less than $500 on a top-tier phone, the OnePlus 5 might be worth your while. Here is Phone Scoop’s full review.

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    Google to Stop Scanning Gmail for Ads

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