Tag: Bluetooth

Gadgets, Products

Apple developing in-house Bluetooth and Wi-Fi chip; could switch to custom 5G modem by 2024

January 9, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

Apple has been working on developing its own modem for several years, looking to reduce its reliance on Qualcomm. A new report from Bloomberg today says that this switchover could begin as soon as 2024, while also adding that Apple […]

App security, Applications

Patch Tuesday: Two zero-day flaws in Windows need immediate attention

December 16, 2022

Via: ComputerWorld

Microsoft’s December Patch Tuesday updated delivers 59 fixes, including two zero-days (CVE-2022-44698 and CVE-2022-44710) that require immediate attention on the Windows platform. This is a network focused update (TCP/IP and RDP) that will require significant testing with an emphasis on […]

Operating System, Others

5 tips and tricks to fix Bluetooth connection issues on Mac

October 13, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

Whether you’ve got an Apple Silicon Mac or are having trouble with Bluetooth on an Intel machine, we’ll cover multiple approaches to fix Mac Bluetooth issues. How to fix Mac Bluetooth issues Software update, power cycle, unpair You’ve probably tried […]

Gadgets, Products

Looking for wireless gaming earbuds? The EPOS GTW 270 are next level

September 14, 2022

Via: ZDnet

Gaming earbuds aren’t a new concept. Logitech, Razer, and others have made wired versions for years. However, what is much rarer is the relatively new form factor of truly wireless gaming earbuds. The reason for that rarity is simple. Most […]

Android Phone, Products

Google acknowledges Wi-Fi issues in ‘very small number’ of Pixel 6 phones, fix coming in March

February 22, 2022

Via: The Verge

Google says a fix is on the way for Pixel 6 owners who are dealing with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity issues after installing a security patch earlier this month, as reported by 9to5Google. In response to a user on Reddit, […]

Gadgets, Products

Nokia Mobile to launch Nokia Solo Bud+

May 28, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

Nokia seems to be planning a new Bluetooth earpiece launch, as images coupled with a new FCC certification have recently revealed. The earpiece will cater to business-oriented customers rather than for leisure, by the looks of the bulky, singular earpiece. […]

Gadgets, Products

New Xbox Wireless Controller designs will liven up your lounge

March 25, 2021

Via: Tech Radar

Microsoft has announced that not one, but two new Xbox Wireless Controller designs are on the way – and they’re not exactly subtle. Joining the Carbon Black, Robot White, Shock Blue and Pulse Red controllers are Electric Volt and Daystrike […]

Android Phone, Gadgets, Products

Why Can’t You Use Apple Watch With Android Phones?

February 9, 2021

Via: CellularNews

Most people will agree that Apple Watches, regardless of the generation, are the best smartwatches there is. With impeccable functionalities and a premium feel, it’s hard to find a smartwatch that comes close to it. Let’s just say that you […]

Laptops, Products

Apple M1 Mac users complain of Bluetooth issues

November 25, 2020

Via: Mashable

Apple’s Macs with M1 processors — the new MacBook Air, 13-inch MacBook Pro, and Mac mini — are causing Bluetooth-related headaches for some users. In a Reddit thread, several users said their Macs are having trouble pairing with certain Bluetooth […]

Gadgets, Products

Can your Bluetooth speaker last 25 hours? This one can, and it’s on sale.

September 2, 2020

Via: Mashable

When it comes to jamming out to BLACKPINK’s latest bop or diving into this week’s Crime Junkie, it’s essential to have a solid Bluetooth speaker that can last for hours. Lucky for us, Bluetooth speakers have only gotten more advanced […]

Android Phone, Products

ASUS Zenfone 7 spotted on Bluetooth SIG listing, launch imminent

August 3, 2020

Via: Pocket Now

ASUS is said to be preparing two models for its Zenfone 7 series. The vanilla model had surfaced on Taiwan’s National Communications Commission (NCC) as well as TUV Rheinland websites with an identification (ID) number ASUS_I002D. Now, the same phone […]

Gadgets, Products

The first live Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 pictures are here

June 17, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

It was only yesterday that we rounded up and recapped the key specs and features of the oft-rumored Samsung Galaxy Watch 3, and lo and behold, the first real-world pictures of the impending Tizen-powered smartwatch in both 41 and 45mm […]

News and Press

OnePlus, Xiaomi and others band together to make file transferring more user-friendly

May 21, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

While we can’t even use Bluetooth to transfer files between iOS and an Android device, Chinese smartphone manufacturers have come together in a file transfer alliance. Their goal is to bring an AirDrop-like universal file transferring protocol that many major […]

Gadgets, Products

The 11 Best Gadgets of 2019 to Get You Excited About 2020

December 27, 2019

Via: Gizmodo

We’re in a pretty stable place right now when it comes to gadgets. For the most part, we’re currently stuck in a cycle of continuous, minute iterations to the same ol’ tech and it’s hard to get excited about that. […]

Android, Operating System, Tech, Wireless

Android P is getting a neat new Bluetooth feature

April 19, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

Android doesn’t currently remember Bluetooth volume settings on a per-device basis, which is a bummer. If you leave volume on loudest while streaming to a wireless speaker and then connect your earphones, they’ll also blast at full volume. That’s not […]

Tech, Wireless

This pair of Bluetooth headphones has one of the coolest features I’ve ever seen

November 1, 2017

Via: Bussinessinsider

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. When I tried EVEN’s wired pair of headphones earlier this year, I was […]

News and Press

Bluetooth vulnerability could potentially affect billions of devices

October 2, 2017

Via: Tech Radar

A new vulnerability has been discovered that could allow an attacker to take control of a device using Bluetooth. As long as the victim has bluetooth activated and the attacker is within 32 feet, that is all that’s necessary to […]


Best Bluetooth speakers

September 29, 2016

Via: Tech Hive

There was a time when Bluetooth speakers were like jelly beans: They were cheap, they all looked the same, and they were invariably of dubious quality. Times have changed. Every major audio manufacturer has at least one model on the […]


Like smartphones, IoT communications going long distance

July 6, 2016

Via: TechHive

The world’s newest mobile telecoms network went into operation this week, but it’s not for smartphones. The network, built by South Korea’s SK Telecom, is dedicated to gadgets that connect to the so-called internet of things. Today, most of those […]


Google goes back to one step toggle for Wi-Fi and Bluetooth in Quick Settings on Android N

June 21, 2016

Via: Phone Arena

It was just a few days ago that we told you how Google had changed the way Android users turn on Wi-Fi and Bluetooth in Quick Settings. Previously, users could tap the Wi-Fi or Bluetooth icon to toggle each feature […]