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New Update Gives the Galaxy S10 a Real Night Mode New Update Gives the Galaxy S10 a Real Night Mode

Almost every high-end phone has some kind of night mode nowadays: Google has Night Sight, LG has Night View, and Samsung has Bright Night. Unfortunately, Samsung’s version has some weird restrictions that only enables Bright Night in very low light conditions, instead of letting you turn it on whenever you want. It’s…

YouTube and Amazon Give Up Their Dumb Dongle Fight YouTube and Amazon Give Up Their Dumb Dongle Fight

After more than a year, it seems the ridiculous streaming video slap fight between Amazon and Google is now mostly over thanks to the return of the YouTube app on Fire TV devices and support for Amazon Prime Video on Chromecast devices.

T-Mobile's Next Big Move Is... a Checking Account? T-Mobile's Next Big Move Is... a Checking Account?

While it’s not quite a pivot, it seems more and more tech companies are straying out of their lane and into the finance world. T-Mobile has decided to join the collection of startups and legacy tech players that want to handle your banking with a new checking account product simply called T-Mobile Money.

The $9,000 Surface Hub 2S Is a Gigantic Windows Touchscreen With Special Wheels to Scoot Around on The $9,000 Surface Hub 2S Is a Gigantic Windows Touchscreen With Special Wheels to Scoot Around on

It seems like every day there’s someone in a fancy office talking about how teamwork and collaboration is the key to success. And yet, most of us are still stuck with the same infuriating video conferencing tools that make people want to give up.

Adidas’ FutureCraft Loop Sneaker Talks a Big Recycling Game Adidas’ FutureCraft Loop Sneaker Talks a Big Recycling Game

As much as I like sneakers, one problem with the modern running shoe is that after your kicks get worn out, you can’t resole them like you can a nice dress shoe. So inevitably, old sneakers end up getting tossed in the trash where they rot in a landfill somewhere for the next few decades or more. However, with some…

EA Origin Users, Update Your Client Now EA Origin Users, Update Your Client Now

Between Anthem, multiple rounds of layoffs, and all the trouble the publisher has had with various Star Wars games recently, EA has had a pretty rocky last 12 months. But strangely, a recent bug with its Origin game client might be one of the company’s most serious issues yet.

Samsung Galaxy Fold: Our Closest Look Yet at the Next Generation of Phones

People have been talking about the idea of flexible phones for years now, but with the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Fold on April 26th, we’re staring that future in the face.

Damn, Could the Samsung Galaxy Fold Be Worth It? Damn, Could the Samsung Galaxy Fold Be Worth It?

The Galaxy Fold represents more than eight years of design, engineering, and brand new tech, just to realize a phone with a flexible screen that works. We’re talking new malleable adhesives and complicated composite polymers made specifically to support the bendy display. And now after months of teasing, I’ve finally…

Wind, Sleet, and Dead Zones: My Quest to Map Chicago's Spotty 5G Wind, Sleet, and Dead Zones: My Quest to Map Chicago's Spotty 5G

It was wet, it was windy, and in less than three hours, I think I had experienced the entire gamut of bone-chilling Chicago weather: rain, sleet, and snow. And I did it all to finally get a taste of those sweet super fast 5G speeds on a real, live functioning network. While my short time testing the next generation of…

Intel's Speediest Storage Tech Could Be Coming to Regular Laptops Soon Intel's Speediest Storage Tech Could Be Coming to Regular Laptops Soon

Some of the fastest storage tech around is soon going to be available to people buying just any old laptop. Intel’s Optane technology, based on 3D Xpoint is really fast, but unless you’re building your own computer or manage a server farm it’s been out of reach. Which is a shame because Optane offers blazing storage…

Qualcomm's New Mobile Chip Promises to Cut Back on Annoying Gaming Hiccups Qualcomm's New Mobile Chip Promises to Cut Back on Annoying Gaming Hiccups

If you’ve dabbled in mobile gaming, particularly more resource intensive titles like one of the many battle royale games out there, you know jank. It’s the slight hiccup, frame skip, or graphics lag that can sometimes mean the difference between an early exit and a chicken dinner (or perhaps a victory royale).

LG G8 Review: Sleek in the Streets, Wannabe Tech Wizard in the Deets LG G8 Review: Sleek in the Streets, Wannabe Tech Wizard in the Deets

It’s been a while since I’ve used a phone with such wildly different personalities living in the same device, but here were are. On the outside, the LG G8 features a fantastically sleek and minimalist design as good or better than other phones on the market. But on the inside, the G8 dreams of being a technological…

Sony Xperia 10 Review: My Adventure With an Extremely Lanky Phone Sony Xperia 10 Review: My Adventure With an Extremely Lanky Phone

Smartphones screens have been getting taller (or wider depending on how you hold them) for a little while now. But Sony has taken that idea to a whole new level with these lanky devices: the Xperia 10 and Xperia 10 Plus (not to mention the forthcoming Xperia 1). Priced at $350 and $430, the new Xperia 10 duo…

iPhone Rumor Update: the SE Might Be Getting a Reboot, New Nanoparticle Protective Coatings, and More iPhone Rumor Update: the SE Might Be Getting a Reboot, New Nanoparticle Protective Coatings, and More

It hasn’t been very long since the most recent barrage of iPhone rumors. However, the latest round of iPhone reports and musings are a bit more exciting, with word about the iPhone SE getting a reboot for 2019, a patented nanoparticle coating that could increase iPhone durability, and even a die shrink for Apple’s…

Palm's Super Cute Mini Phone Is Finally Available as a Standalone Device Palm's Super Cute Mini Phone Is Finally Available as a Standalone Device

When Palm came back from the dead last year with what I have dubbed as the “baby phone,” even though that cute little device was far from perfect, I couldn’t help but appreciate Palm’s attempt at making something that allowed people to stay connected but didn’t constantly beg for your attention. However, the Palm did…

Pop-Up Cameras Are Just the Start as Oppo Dreams of Phones with Pop-Up Screens Pop-Up Cameras Are Just the Start as Oppo Dreams of Phones with Pop-Up Screens

You’ve heard of handsets with pop-up selfie cameras, but what about phones with full-on pop-up second screens? While the whole concept sounds a bit daft, it seems that’s precisely what Chinese phone maker Oppo may be cooking up based on its latest patents.

Apple Comes Under Fire for Issues With Apple Watch and Recent iPad Pros Apple Comes Under Fire for Issues With Apple Watch and Recent iPad Pros

One of Apple’s biggest selling points is the general high quality of its products. But after continued problems with the butterfly keyboards on recent MacBooks followed by a new lawsuit regarding the Apple Watch and issues with late-model iPad Pros, Apple’s reputation for making reliable premium devices is starting to…

Woman Arrested at Mar-a-Lago with 1 Laptop, 2 Chinese Passports, 4 Phones, and a USB Drive Loaded with Malware Woman Arrested at Mar-a-Lago with 1 Laptop, 2 Chinese Passports, 4 Phones, and a USB Drive Loaded with Malware

In another example of the increasingly strange stories coming out of Mar-a-Lago, a Chinese woman was arrested at President Trump’s flagship Florida resort after she was discovered to be carrying a laptop, two Chinese passports, four phones, and a USB thumb drive loaded with what officials describe as “malicious…

Latest iPhone Rumors: Apple Adding the Stuff Samsung Already Has Latest iPhone Rumors: Apple Adding the Stuff Samsung Already Has

If previous years are any indication, we’re still at least four months away from a new crop of iPhones. But that hasn’t stopped leakers and insiders from dropping clues about some of the new features Apple is allegedly working on, which so far, seem to consist of features that the iPhone’s biggest competitors already…

The Moto G7 Is So Close to Budget Perfection The Moto G7 Is So Close to Budget Perfection

For years Motorola has had a stranglehold on the budget phone market, especially in the U.S where phone buyers don’t have quite the same access to all the low-cost handsets available overseas. It’s gotten to the point where it’s as if you could just change the headline on previous reviews, update a few numbers and…

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