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After Samsung’s Galaxy Fold Disaster, Huawei Is Delaying Its Foldable Phone, Too

The Samsung Galaxy Fold was originally supposed to go on sale on 26 April, but after some early struggles and concerns about durability, Samsung postponed the Galaxy Fold’s launch in an attempt to fix those issues. But now, the Fold’s biggest bendy competitor—the Huawei Mate X—has been delayed, and somehow, it’s Samsung’s fault. Read More >>

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Forget Foldable Phones, Lenovo’s Prototype Bendy Screen Laptop Looks Brilliant

We’ve already seen the arrival of flexible phones like the Samsung Galaxy Fold and Huawei Mate X, and while the excitement around these gadgets may have been dulled somewhat by concerns about durability, that isn’t stopping Lenovo from taking bendy screen tech and applying it to something bigger. Read More >>

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The Race to Foldable Phone Perfection Is On, and It’s Going to Be a Blast

Less than two weeks ago, the idea of a high-quality bendable phone seemed like a farce. After all, the first foldable handset—the Royole FlexPai—was ambitious, but also a piece of junk. It was clunky, hard to open, and looked like something that needed months, if not years, of refinement. Read More >>

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MWC 2019: The Huawei Mate X Is Even More Exciting Than You Think It Is

By now, anyone even remotely interested in tech has probably heard about the Mate X – Huawei’s fantastically expensive bendable phone that despite launching second, somehow managed to steal the spotlight from Samsung’s Galaxy Fold. Read More >>

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Whatever This Mysterious Folding Screen Phone Is, I Want It

Phones with bendable screens are coming whether you like it or not. Read More >>

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iPhone 8 Could Fold Up, Patent Suggests

Apple has been granted a patent for a fold-up fabric-backed OLED smartphone, sparking rumours that this is the plan for the anniversary edition of the iPhone next year. Read More >>

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How to Print a Super-Thin Touchscreen Display on Just About Anything

We've kept a close eye on the 27th ACM Symposium on INTER Software and Technology, going on in Honolulu this week. This award-winning paper is perhaps the coolest thing we've seen. Read More >>

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Watch the First Graphene-Based Flexible Display Get Bent Out of Shape

Graphene is one of those material science breakthroughs that's so frequently described as a harbinger of technological revolution, it almost feels hackneyed. Almost, until an update like this rolls around: Scientists at Cambridge today demonstrated the first graphene-based flexible display. Read More >>

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LG’s 18-Inch Flexible Display in Action is What the Future Looks Like

We only recently learned about LG's new 18-inch flexible display that can roll up like a magazine. It sounds crazy. But seeing it bend and twist in on video makes my heart palpitate. Read More >>

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Death to the Phablet! Samsung Has a Folding Phone-to-Tablet Prototype

Samsung's Galaxy Round dulled our expectations for the promise of flexible displays. It was basically a Galaxy Note 3 with a curve that rendered text unreadable, according to those who got to play with it. But don't write off Samsung's flexi-phones yet -- a pair of new prototypes sound like truly next-generation devices. Read More >>

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An Awesome Flexible Display That Wraps Around the Edges of Your Phone

As if we needed any further convincing of the wonderful potential of flexible displays, a Japanese company called SEL has developed a high-resolution screen that can be rolled to a tight four-millimetre radius, allowing it to wrap around the edge of a smartphone while still working. Read More >>

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Flexible Displays Don’t Mean Flexible Phones

LG unveiled the "world's first flexible OLED panel for smartphones" on Monday morning and bragged about how products with "enhanced performance and differentiated designs" would follow next year. A fully flexible smartphone is probably not going to be among those exciting new things, however. Read More >>

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Samsung Galaxy Round to Beat LG Z / G Flex to First Bendy Phone Title?

For anyone that's ever sneezed and seen their delicate smartphone screen shatter into a million snotty pieces, the prospect of a durable bendy phone must sound like an insurance-free dream. With both Samsung and LG now said to be racing to make their rival flexi-phones the first to market, that dream could soon be a reality. Read More >>