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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]

Samsung Prepares Galaxy Z Flip 3

Even though the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (sometimes referred to as the Galaxy Z Fold3) is the star of Samsung’s upcoming August 11 event, the Galaxy Z Flip 3 clamshell foldable will also be announced. Samsung’s most recent Galaxy … Continue reading

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Apple’s MagSafe Battery Pack Is Cute But Useless

Apple has finally released its MagSafe Battery Pack, and — like a lot of Apple products — it has received a lot of hype. But unlike most Apple products, including the recent AirTag, it doesn’t live up to the hype. … Continue reading

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Three Days With Apple’s AirTag

I wrote about Apple’s new AirTag last month and finally got my hands on one this week. I paid $30 for it. I had the chance to buy the four-pack bundle for $100, but I didn’t want to waste money just in … Continue reading

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A Week With iPhone 12 Pro and Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G

I own an iPhone Pro. I’ve been interested in the Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G ever since spending time with and reviewing it in early February. Now, I have another S21 Ultra 5G in my hands, and I’m going to be upset … Continue reading

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Why The Nintendo Switch OLED Is Exciting

Last week, Nintendo announced an OLED model of the Nintendo Switch that includes a larger 7-inch screen. It also features an adjustable stand (Thank God!), a wired LAN port, 64GB of internal storage, and enhanced audio. It is available starting … Continue reading

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Samsung Prepares The Galaxy Z Fold3

The Galaxy Z Fold2 was one of the most innovative smartphones produced in the past decade. It was the first foldable phone that wasn’t just a novelty; it was futuristic, didn’t break easily, and offered a tablet-like experience on something … Continue reading

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HP Spectre x360 14 Is Best Windows 2-in-1 Available

Last year, I reviewed the HP Spectre x360 with OLED screen, and the unit wasn’t as groundbreaking as I expected. The OLED screen looked great for movies, but was too contrasty for regular web viewing. The battery life was dismal, … Continue reading

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MacBook Air (2020, M1) Feels Like A Pro

Apple’s MacBook Air has traditionally been a lighter and more watered-down version of the MacBook Pro, but the lines are really blurred this time. I’m testing out the latest version of the MacBook Air, which is being sold for only … Continue reading

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Sony WF-1000XM4 Wireless Earbuds Are Great And Slightly Flawed

In 2019, Sony offered its first wireless earbuds that were somewhat useful: The WF-1000XM3 Buds had excellent sound, good battery life, and they were passable at making phone calls. The hype was short lived since Apple released the amazing AirPods … Continue reading

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Consensus: Apple’s AirTag Is A Hit

Do you keep losing your wallet and wish you could track it with your iPhone? Do you work on a film set, where you have to bring a laptop you are afraid of being stolen? Do you want to track … Continue reading

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