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Chromebook X2, BB KEY2, iOS 12 beta, Samsung WearOS (MobileTechRoundup show #438)

Another week has passed and there are still plenty of things to chat about in the mobile space. Kevin just bought something yesterday that we covered on MobileTechRoundup show #438. Image: ZDNet Kevin gives the BlackBerry Key2 a try BBM: Good for families? Maybe… More iPhone predictions on cost, color and size iOS 12 beta and the new Shortcuts Microsoft… Read more →

Fitness app Polar exposed locations of spies and military personnel

(Image: ZDNet/supplied) A popular fitness app that tracks the activity data on millions of users has inadvertently revealed the locations of personnel working at military bases and intelligence services. The app, Polar Flow, built by its eponymous company Polar, a Finnish-based fitness tracking giant with offices in New York, allowed anyone to access a user’s fitness activities over several years… Read more →

Apple’s new colored iPhones: Here’s what you’ll be doing with them

Video: iPhone lovers are desperate for changes. Here’s a wish list I always thought America favored freedom of choice. Yet Apple doesn’t exactly give you much when it releases a new phone. 64GB or 256GB. Black or silver. Somehow, you’re supposed to be grateful that there’s a new iPhone at all. Read also: One of the 2018 iPhones will reportedly… Read more →