Home / Jacob Lieben

Jacob Lieben

Co-owner and co-editor in chief of Lostgeeks.net. Responsible for article writing and the web infrastructure of this website.

Ten months late, the Asus ZenFone 4 Max finally receives Android Oreo

Better late than never. At least that’s the motto for owners of the Asus ZenFone 4 Max, who have just started to receive Android 8.1 Oreo. The update includes ZenUI 5.0, the latest version of Asus’ Android skin. Originally, the update was due to arrive last December when Asus pushed ...

Read More »

Save up to 63% on the 2016 and 2017 Google Daydream View VR headsets at Verizon

With the holiday shopping season drawing ever so closer, Verizon has a big sale for the VR fanatic(s) in your life. The Google Daydream View headset, both the 2016 and 2017 models, are on sale. And the guys at Big Red didn’t go after the prices with a nail clipper; ...

Read More »

The Montblanc Summit 2 is a $1000 Snapdragon Wear 3100-powered Wear OS smartwatch

When Qualcomm announced the Snapdragon Wear 3100 last month, it also confirmed that the first smartwatch to be powered by it would be the Montblanc Summit 2. At the time, the only thing known about it was the fact that it had been designed for both men and women. Today, ...

Read More »

Expected on October 19th, some T-Mobile subscribers are already receiving the LG V40 ThinQ

The LG V40 ThinQ (and its five cameras) is expected to be released at T-Mobile on October 19th. But some customers of the nation’s third largest carrier are receiving the device today, four days early. T-Mobile subscribers will be happy to know that the LG V40 ThinQ supports T-Mobile’s low-frequency ...

Read More »

Deal: Buy two Google Pixel 3 phones on Project Fi, get $799 service credit

Google’s new Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL smartphones won’t be released before October 18, but they’ve been available for pre-order since last week. While we’ve already told you about various Pixel 3 pre-order deals that you can take advantage of – at Verizon, Best Buy, or Target – there’s ...

Read More »

Analyst raises sales estimates for iPhone XR demand; to remain strong on 2019

Prior to and following Apple’s 2019 iPhones announcement, the reputable analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has been forecasting iPhone shipments of between 75 and 80 million for the Q4 2018. The iPhone XR always has been the strong force in Kuo forecast, but today a new report published comes to reinforce the ...

Read More »

BlackBerry ends Oreo beta program for KEYone; stable public release is coming

Today BlackBerry announced the end of its Android Oreo Beta Program for the BlackBerry KEYone smartphone. Throughout October and November, the public version of the build will be pushed to all KEYone owners. According to the firm, the update will be pushed through the Updates app, by the company’s partners ...

Read More »

Nokia 5.1 Plus will receive Pie update by the end of 2018

The Nokia 5.1 Plus was launched as a global variant of Nokia X5 in Taiwan and India. The device was promised to receive Android Pie, however, the company didn’t specify any timeframe for the update. Today, thanks to the company’s Chief Product Officer, Juho Sarvikas, we know that the wait ...

Read More »