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Apple’s Delay Of HomePod Smart Speaker Doesn’t Mean Company Is ‘Losing It’

You’ve probably heard the news by now. Apple was supposed to release its answer to Amazon’s Echo and Google’s Home. But now, it’s been delayed. Engadget has the bad (but not that bad) news. “Apple has delayed the release of the Siri-powered … Continue reading

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It’s 2017 And You Need To Back Up Your Data!

I cannot tell you how many people I know who still don’t back up their important data. If you have a Mac, using Time Machine is simpler than using a first grade coloring book. If you have a PC, it’s not … Continue reading

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Apple iPhone X Pre-Order Flawless For Some, Disappointing For Others

If you want to have a new iPhone X on release day next Friday, then chances are you had to order it at the stroke of midnight (PST) on Friday. Even if you had attempted to order the iPhone X, … Continue reading

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Microsoft Surface Book 2 Looks To Be An Expensive Beast

This blog has often talked about the problems the Surface Book had when it was released in 2015. There was the detachable screen that didn’t always detach, the unusable touchpad, display issues, etc. These were all (mostly) fixed by the … Continue reading

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Why You Should Protect Your Apple Watch Screen

The Apple Watch uses “Ion-X” glass, and doesn’t scratch under normal conditions. But the conditions you are in will not always be normal. This comes from someone who scratched his first Apple Watch by sticking his wrist in the freezer, … Continue reading

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Bose Hits Market With SoundSport Free Earbuds

It was only a matter of time. In 2016, Apple released the first earbuds that were actually useful. Soon, Sony upped the game with the WF-1000X, which had connection and call issues. It’s obvious that Sony recalled these as they … Continue reading

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Will The Google Pixel 2 And Pixel 2 XL Drown In Marketplace?

One year ago, I reviewed the Google Pixel XL and said it was Android at its best. I also wondered if that would be good enough, and it certainly has proven not to be. Instead of becoming the next iPhone, … Continue reading

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Microsoft New Mixed Reality Platform And Samsung’s New HMD Odyssey Headset Show Potential

This blog has gone over the fact that virtual reality appears to be stalling. The Oculus Rift didn’t make VR mainstream, and neither did the HTC Vive. Have you heard anybody talking about Sony’s PlayStation VR in a while? The … Continue reading

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Is The Headphone Jack Really Dead?

Apple wants you to believe that the headphone jack is no longer important. The Cupertino company thinks it can do to the headphone jack what it did to Adobe Flash. But it’s not so easy. Since Apple took the headphone … Continue reading

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SNES Classic Launches Without Major Hitches

Last November, the NES Classic, a miniature version of the original Nintendo Entertainment System from 1985, was released. It came with 30 pre-installed games and a controller. I actually still have my original NES that I received for my birthday … Continue reading

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