Category: Tech

Android Phone, Networking, Products, Tech

The world’s first 5G smartphone just launched and we all missed it

August 3, 2018

Via: Boy Genius

The world’s first 5G smartphone just launched and we all missed it mainly because there are no 5G networks to begin with. You’d have no way of actually taking advantage of 5G features just because your device supports the new […]

Tech, Wireless

The state of wireless charging: 2018 and beyond

July 31, 2018

Via: Computerworld

While wireless charging pads have become more commonplace over the past year or so – spurred on by Apple’s release of its iPhone 8 and X lines and the company’s upcoming AirPower wireless charger – the future of wireless charging […]

Networking, Tech

Geek Picks the Best VPNs

July 27, 2018

Via: Geek

There’s no shortage of companies that will connect you to the Internet. While they’re happy to provide connectivity, you’re usually on your own when it comes to security and privacy. Jump on the WiFi at a coffee shop, hotel or […]

News and Press, Tech, Wireless

Alexa Cast lets you skip the Bluetooth when streaming to your Amazon Echo

July 26, 2018

Via: Mashable

This ability has been missing for quite some time. The main way to stream music directly from another device to an Echo is to use Bluetooth, and that will still work. Alexa Cast is a welcome new option, though, and […]

Networking, Tech

Barriers to 5G could stop UK being a global leader

July 20, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

A new report has clamed that unless there is greater collaboration between the communications industry and government, as well as policies that support the rollout of network infrastructure, the UK will struggle to achieve its ambitions of being a 5G […]

GPS, Tech

The best golfing GPS watches for 2018: wristwear to track your game

July 17, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

Upgrading your golfing game isn’t just about time at the range or on the course, or about splashing cash on new clubs – it’s about trying new things too. Golf watches and activity-tracking devices are now an affordable option for […]

News and Press, Tech, Wireless

Here’s the latest on when Apple will ship its wireless charger

July 3, 2018

Via: Computerworld

It’s approaching a year since Apple announced that it would release its first wireless charger to go along with the first iPhones that could be wirelessly charged. Apple said its AirPower charger would be released this year. As is typical, […]

Tech, Wireless

Best wireless chargers for iPhone and Samsung Galaxy phones (2018)

June 26, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

Fun fact: the first smartphone to feature wireless charging appeared all the way back in 2009. It was the Palm Pre, one of the most forward-looking phones ever released. Today, smartphones with wireless charging are more common then ever, and […]

Tech, Wireless

Samsung Gear S4 wireless charger gets certified

June 20, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

The Samsung Gear S4 — or possibly Galaxy Watch, as previous reports have suggested — is drawing ever closer. We recently reported that the S4 may come in a new color, or at least that the ‘Classic’ model will get […]

Networking, Tech

5G networks still set to arrive this year

June 12, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

Superfast 5G networks are still set to launch far earlier than expected, new research has claimed. The Ericsson Mobility Report expects the first commercial 5G networks to go live in late 2018, with the first compatible smartphones available in 2019. […]