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Vivo officially launched the world’s first MediaTek Dimensity 9300 SoC-powered smartphone series — Vivo X100, which also includes a premium design and an impressive camera setup. WhatsApp introduced a new way to use voice messages on groups, and Humane AI Pin will be available for purchase for early supporters, starting today.
Vivo X100 series launch
The Vivo X100 and the Vivo X100 Pro, powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 9300 SoC are now official in China. The X100 Pro is also one of the few smartphones that includes a 100mm equivalent periscope zoom lens with support for 4.3x optical zooming and up to 100x digital zoom. These devices also include an impressive display, which offers up to 3000 nits of peak brightness, and these phones ship with Android 14-based OriginOS skin with a plethora of customisation features.
Who is Imran Chaudhri, the man behind Humane AI Pin?
Imran Chaudhri is the man behind the tech that is said to replace smartphones. With this long two-decade-long stint at Apple, Chaudhri has designed a plethora of products such as iPhones, Macs, and more. Chaudhri, who is a co-founder and president of Humane recently announced its first product AI Pin, a generative-AI powered clip-on device with a laser ink display, which will be available for purchase for select users in the US starting today.
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Apple might already be working on 2nd gen Vision Pro
While Apple is yet to ship its first consumer-centric VR headset – Vision Pro, the tech giant already seems to be working on the 2nd gen Vision Pro. The rumoured headset is said to bring minor design changes and might be launched sometime in late 2025.