OnePlus Nord 2 second opinion: Struggling to face out

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The OnePlus Nord was the corporate’s first foray into the mid-range market. After a number of moderately underwhelming follow-up makes an attempt on the funds finish of the market, the corporate is again with the mid-range OnePlus Nord 2. Nevertheless, the marketplace for reasonably priced smartphones is extra aggressive than ever. The Nord 2 has its work lower out if it’s to face out.

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OnePlus Nord 2 vs OnePlus 9 smartphones from the front

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10 factors in the event you accurately guessed that the OnePlus 9 is on the left and the OnePlus Nord 2 on the

Inside Activision Blizzard petition rebukes “abhorrent, insulting” management

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Within the wake of a sexual harassment and pay-disparity lawsuit filed in opposition to Activision Blizzard, an inside petition has begun circulating on the gaming firm. Its textual content, as independently verified by a number of shops, comes down in opposition to management’s private and non-private response to the swimsuit’s allegations.

Bloomberg’s Jason Schreier and Kotaku’s Ethan Gach reprinted content material from the identical petition, and each reporters declare that the petition has racked up “over 1,000 signatures” from present and former Activision Blizzard staffers as of press time. The petition begins by describing a

Apple MagSafe Battery Pack evaluation: comfort over capability

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Apple’s new MagSafe Battery Pack is a white rectangle you’ll be able to follow the again of an iPhone 12 to cost it. It’s Apple’s third run at designing an exterior battery answer for the iPhone and I prefer it higher than the sooner battery instances.

Nevertheless, anyone contemplating spending $99 on this battery should preserve one vital truth in thoughts: even Apple can not break the legal guidelines of physics. It’s simply as certain by the identical guidelines of magnetism and electrons as everyone else.

These legal guidelines require tradeoffs: A battery that would absolutely cost up most iPhone

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