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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]

Early iPhone XR Reviews Are Positive, But…

For those who don’t want to spend $1000 on an iPhone XS and still want a powerful new iPhone, the iPhone XR has been touted as the best alternative option for consumers. From a short distance, the XR looks almost … Continue reading

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Hands On: Microsoft Surface Pro 6 Is Still King Of The Laptop/Tablet Hybrids

The version of the Microsoft Surface Pro 6 that has an 8th generation Intel Core i5 processor, 8GB RAM, and a 256 SSD is used for this particular article.  I recently wrote an article about how underwhelming the Surface Pro … Continue reading

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Microsoft Surface Pro 6 Announcement Is Underwhelming

Microsoft has led the laptop/tablet hybrid game since 2013, but they may be falling behind. As The Verge explains, the company just announced the long-awaited Surface Pro 6 “The latest tablet / laptop hybrid has a familiar design, but updated internals. … Continue reading

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Apple Watch Series 4 Is Great, But Is It A Must-Upgrade Device?

The T-Mobile LTE version of the Apple Watch Series 4, which costs $529, is being reviewed for this article.  I was so excited to get the Apple Watch Series 4. I heard how the screen is bigger, and it is. … Continue reading

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The iPhone XS Max Is Expensive, But May Be Worth The Price

I was impressed with the iPhone XS Max when writing about my first impressions a couple days back. After a couple days, I am happy with my upgrade from the iPhone X. (Keep in mind that I am on a T-Mobile … Continue reading

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Android Vs. iOS: 2008-2018

You may be feeling old today. After all, it is the 10th anniversary of the very first Android smartphone — the HTC G1. It arrived on T-Mobile, which was still considered an inferior network to AT&T, Sprint, and Verizon at … Continue reading

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First Impressions: iPhone XS Max Has Some Great Subtle Improvements

I got my hands on the iPhone XS Max. And even though I’m not blown away by it, there are some things that have me quite impressed. I will have a full review soon, but these are my initial impressions. … Continue reading

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For Once, A New iPhone Doesn’t Receive Fantastic Reviews

It used to be a guarantee that no matter what phone Apple released, it would receive glowing reviews that suggest people camp out at their local Apple Store. However, with the iPhone XS and — especially — the iPhone XS … Continue reading

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The Apple Watch Series 4 Excites More Than New iPhones

Recently, this blog discussed how the new iPhones disappointed because there was no Apple Pencil support. Yours truly gave in and ordered the iPhone XS Max anyway. Instead, since I’m on a tight budget, I kind of wish I would … Continue reading

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iPhone XS And XS Max Disappoint With No Apple Pencil Support

What is being called the biggest iPhone announcement in years happened today. The Verge has the news. “Apple has announced its next generation of iPhones, and one of them is by far the biggest iPhone yet. The two new models … Continue reading

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