Category: Tech

Networking, Tech

VPN industry: both boosted and threatened by politics

September 19, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

Nowadays, we live in a permanent state of connectedness, which has brought a massive shift in the perception of privacy. “If you have something that you don’t want anyone to know, maybe you shouldn’t be doing it in the first […]

Tech, Wireless

Apple’s AirPower wireless charger is reportedly ‘doomed to failure’

September 17, 2018

Via: Boy Genius

Just a few days ago, we told you that Apple seems to be going out of its way to avoid talking about the AirPower wireless charger that was announced during the 2017 iPhone event but has yet to hit stores. […]

Gadgets, GPS, Products, Tech

Polar’s newest GPS heart rate smartwatch lasts for 40 hours

September 13, 2018


Most smartwatches don’t last for more than a few hours of connected running with GPS. Dedicated GPS watches do much better. Polar’s newest training watches could be ones to look for, based on their promised battery life alone: the new […]

Networking, News and Press, Tech

European mobile operators bring forward 5G plans

September 11, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

Moves by several mobile operators, especially in Europe, to bring the launch of their 5G networks forward has led analysts to increase their adoption forecasts, with the number of connections expected to reach 340 million by 2021. That figure will […]

Tech, Wireless

Best wireless charger: Ditch the headache of cables with our top pick

September 7, 2018

Via: TechHive

As convenience goes, wireless charging can’t be beat. You simply drop your phone onto the charger and walk away. Gone is the headache of managing cables that inevitably break or get lost. Until recently, the main drawback to wireless chargers […]

Networking, Tech

In five years, everyone will have a VPN

August 23, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

How will VPNs evolve in a world where “virtual private network” is a household word? How can they continue to uphold the basic principles of security, privacy, and an open internet? The big industry trends are clear: awareness, consolidation, and […]

Networking, Tech

Qualcomm to start shipping its 5G modems

August 22, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

5G phones could be a major step closer after Qualcomm confirmed it has started sending out 5G-ready modems to its partners. The chipmaker has revealed that its next flagship Snapdragon release, expected to be launched later this year, will carry […]

Android Phone, Networking, Products, Tech

LG to launch ‘first 5G smartphone’ in 2019

August 15, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

LG and US mobile operator Sprint will release a 5G-compatible smartphone in the first half of 2019. The two parties are tight-lipped about price, specs and even an exact launch date, but are confident that it will be the first […]

Tech, Wireless

Logitech unveils Apple-designed ‘Powered’ iPhone 8 & iPhone X wireless charging stand

August 7, 2018

Via: 9to5Mac

Logitech today has unveiled its latest accessory for iPhone users. Dubbed the Logitech Powered, the accessory was designed “in collaboration with Apple” and offers iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone X users a sleek way to wireless charge and […]

Networking, Tech

Verizon’s 5G network for phones is likely coming in 2019

August 6, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

While there has been no official announcement, all clues point to Verizon Wireless launching its mobile 5G network for phones in 2019. One of the nation’s biggest carriers is obviously working on the next-generation network for smartphones and with recent […]