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About Daryl

Daryl Deino has been a technology enthusiast since 1995 and has written for several newspapers and technology sites. Please reach him at [email protected]

First Impressions: HP Spectre x360 13 2019

The version of the HP Spectre 13 talked about in this article is the one with a 4K screen, Intel Core i7 processor, 16GB RAM, and a 512 GB SSD.  Well, HP has certainly come a long way. The Spectre … Continue reading

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Nintendo Switch Pro Controller Is Worth $60

The Nintendo Switch is an incredible portable gaming machine, and the Joy-Con controllers that come with it are very good. But once you try the Nintendo Switch Pro Controller, you probably won’t want to go back to the Joy-Cons. Sure, … Continue reading

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Huawei Mate X Challenges Samsung Galaxy Fold

The Samsung Galaxy Fold won’t be the only new foldable smartphone on the market. Huawei has just announced the Mate X, and it is very different. While the Galaxy X Fold appears like a book with one screen as a … Continue reading

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Samsung’s Galaxy Fold Announcement Sparks Mixed Reaction

Samsung’s Galaxy Fold was announced along with the new Samsung Galaxy S series, and although there is excitement, there is also a lot of skepticism. TechRadar notes that even though the Galaxy Fold seems cool, it doesn’t make sense as a … Continue reading

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Hands On With Samsung Galaxy S10+

There are four new Galaxy S10 devices: the Galaxy S10e (affordable version), the Galaxy S10, the Galaxy S10+ (the flagship model), and the Galaxy S10 5G (only available on Verizon this June). The one I am most interested in (at … Continue reading

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Nintendo Switch: Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe and Yoshi’s Crafted World

When I started this blog, I swore I wouldn’t get into talking gaming — it’s just too much. And gaming is just too addictive. But that didn’t last long. I’ve had the Nintendo Switch since November (I bought it two … Continue reading

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Technology Has Made It More Impossible To Commit A Crime

The Jussie Smollett situation, which increasingly seems like it’s becoming a hoax, reminds me of just how technology has come. With surveillance cameras everywhere you go, it’s not a good time to break in someone’s car, steal someone’s purse, or … Continue reading

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Samsung Galaxy S10: All The Latest

Samsung is set to announce the Galaxy S10 on Wednesday, February 20. It’s said to be the biggest upgrade to Samsung’s flagship smartphone in years. The phone is set to be released in three different versions, including a regular S10, … Continue reading

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2019: The Year In Wearable Technology

2018 finally started the era of wearable technology, especially audio devices. Bose’s SoundWear Companion was a decent hit. Smartwatches, especially the Apple Watch Series 4, continued to make inroads. Let’s take a look at the state of wearables in 2019. … Continue reading

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Dell XPS 13 9380 Is Powerful But Feels Outdated

The version of the XPS 13 9380 that’s being reviewed here has an Intel Core i7-8565U processor, a 4K screen, 8GB RAM, and a 256 SSD. It costs $1699 at the Microsoft Store, but you can easily get discounts.  It’s … Continue reading

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