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Android, Operating System

How to quickly find and delete unused applications on Android 13

September 20, 2022

Via: ZDnet

Honest answers only! Do you use every app installed on your Android device? If not, why do you keep those unused apps installed? You might not have ever considered this, but it is not beyond the realm of the possibility […]


iPhone, Products

iPhone 14 Pro spotted in the wild ahead of Friday release

September 13, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

Apple will release the iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Pro series later this week. While customers wait for their orders to arrive on Friday, it seems some people got their hands on the new iPhone 14 models prior to the […]


iPhone, Products

The iPhone 14 doesn’t have Apple’s latest processor

September 7, 2022

Via: The Verge

Apple has announced that the regular iPhone won’t be getting a new processor this year — instead, the iPhone 14 and 14 Plus will be powered by Apple’s A15 Bionic chip, the same chip that’s in the iPhone 13 Pro […]


Android Phone, Products

It’s settled: 6.1 inches is the ideal smartphone screen size

August 25, 2022

Via: The Verge

I come to you today with good and bad news. The bad news is that small phones are dead. Apple is all but certainly killing off the iPhone Mini this year, and the smallest Android phone I’ve used all year […]


Android Phone, Products

Xiaomi MIX Fold 2 Unveils on Lei Jun’s Annual Speech, CEO Unveils New Foldable

August 11, 2022

Via: Tech Times

Xiaomi is bringing a new foldable smartphone to its lineup, and it is with the MIX Fold 2 that gives the latest there is to the company’s offers, with the reveal coming from its CEO, Lei Jun. The smartphone brings […]


Android Phone, Products

Watch the OnePlus 10T launch event live stream right here

August 3, 2022

Via: BGR

OnePlus is hosting its first in-person launch event since before the pandemic this week. On Wednesday, OnePlus will take the stage in Manhattan to unveil the OnePlus 10T. In case you aren’t attending the event, you can still follow along […]


iPhone, Products

Europe smartphone shipments decline, but Apple grows thanks to 5G iPhone SE

August 2, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

In Q2 2022, Europe smartphone shipments declined 11% in a Year-Over-Year comparison, but Apple manage to grow shipments and market share, mostly because of its 5G-capable iPhone SE. The data comes from a Counterpoint Research study; what’s interesting about this […]


News and Press

Apple preps Android switchers for iPhone 14 with new explainer video

August 1, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

In less than two months, Apple will announce the iPhone 14 series. As the company readies for this release, it has recently overhauled the iPhone 13 buying page on its official online store, and now it’s answering the most asked […]


App Review, Applications

WhatsApp launches chat migration from Android to iOS and vice versa for all users

July 20, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

It’s official. WhatsApp finally lets users transfer their entire chat history from Android to iOS and vice versa. After years of requests, beta testing, and limited smartphone model compatibility, the company is rolling out this feature to all users. The […]


Android Phone, Products

Sony Xperia 1 IV review: A premium smartphone for well-heeled photo and video enthusiasts

July 20, 2022

Via: ZDnet

At $1,599.99 in the US (on pre-order) or £1,299 in the UK (available now), Sony’s flagship Xperia 1 IV is beyond the budget of many smartphone buyers. On paper it has some impressive specifications, including a 4K OLED screen with […]


Android Phone, Products

Nothing phone (1) initial review: Much ado about Nothing

July 12, 2022

Via: Pocket-lint

To say there’s been hype around the Nothing phone (1) would be an understatement. However, while drip-fed leaks, snappy social media posts and an exclusive launch via StockX have helped play their part in building to a crescendo, the real […]


iPhone, Products

Demand for Apple’s iPhone 14 expected to surge in China

June 30, 2022

Via: Phone Arena

You know a phone is popular when people are fighting to get it more than 2 months before its expected release. Alright, maybe that is a bit of an overstatement, but this much is true – the demand for the […]


Android Phone, Products

The Xiaomi Mi 12S Ultra will use a huge 1-inch camera sensor co-developed with Sony

June 29, 2022

Via: The Verge

Big-sensor cameras are a bit of a white whale for smartphone imaging engineers. Even the most capable smartphone cameras use relatively puny sensors, and efforts to bring bigger sensors to the mobile form factor have been impractical, niche, or never […]


Android Phone, Products

Why you need an Android smartphone with a thermal and IR camera

June 22, 2022

Via: ZDnet

While there’s no doubt that the iPhone is seen by many as the ultimate smartphone, there are plenty of smartphones out there that have features Apple users can only dream of having. Think thermal cameras and IR night vision, and […]


Editorial

5 Creative Gadgets for Young Professionals

June 14, 2022

Via: Natalie Dunn

Moving a career forward is never easy, and it can be especially hard for those who are within five years of graduation from full-time Bachelors, Masters or PhD programs. According to the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), more and […]


News and Press

Samsung’s reportedly cutting its phone production for 2022

May 27, 2022

Via: The Verge

Samsung is reportedly scaling back the number of phones it’s planning on producing in 2022, from 310 million to 280 million, according to SamMobile, which cites a report from Korean outlet Maeil Business News. In absolute terms, that’s still quite […]


Android, Operating System

6 Android settings for smarter notifications

May 27, 2022

Via: ComputerWorld

Ah, notifications. Has any other technological wonder managed to be so incredibly helpful and so impossibly irritating at the same time? Notifications truly are one of our smartphones’ greatest strengths — and one of their most irksome annoyances. They keep […]


Gadgets, Products

Google Assistant arrives on the Samsung Galaxy Watch 4

May 23, 2022

Via: ZDnet

Last year we were impressed with the Samsung Google partnership and Samsung’s efforts to integrate Wear OS into its smartwatches running its Samsung Exynos mobile processor. We then purchased and tested the Galaxy Watch 4 Classic and deemed it a […]


iPhone, Products

Bloomberg backs report that iPhone 15 may switch to USB-C charging port next year

May 13, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

Supply chain analyst Ming-Chi Kuo shared two days ago that evidence points to Apple replacing its own Lightning charging port with the universal USB-C connection. Today a second report from a reliable source, this time Bloomberg, adds that Apple is […]


iPhone, Products

iPhone 5G modem reportedly going proprietary next year, and here’s why that matters

May 2, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

As previously reported, Apple plans to pretty much ditch Qualcomm’s cellular modems for its proprietary 5G modem starting in 2023. According to a story by the Wall Street Journal, not only does Apple keep aiming for a next-year release, but […]