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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 Galaxy Buds Pro Don’t Live Up To Hype

The Galaxy Buds Pro are Samsung’s answer to the AirPods Pro, but they don’t live up to the hype. Don’t get me wrong; they are the best wireless earbuds Samsung has released yet. But they lack in several ways. Let’s take … Continue reading

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Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra: Is This The Ultimate Smartphone?

I was able to play with the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra this weekend. I have no interest in the S21+ or the regular S21 since only the Ultra version can be used with the S Pen. Besides digital inking capabilities, … Continue reading

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CES 2021: A Look At This Year’s Virtual Show

CES 2021 was definitely different this year as it is mostly virtual. However, there has still been some great technological announcements when it comes to smartphones, television sets, laptops, etc.  Let’s take a look at some of the trends. COVID-19 … Continue reading

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Bose Sport Open Earbuds May Be Another Crazy Audio Product That Works

Bose is the king of experimentation, and usually, their experimentation works. Take the SoundWear Companion Bluetooth speaker that fits around your neck. It really was a great product, although it didn’t lead to the mainstreaming of similar speakers. Then, there … Continue reading

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Best Products of 2020: Oculus Quest 2, Galaxy Z Fold2, and Surface Go 2

Despite the ravaging worldwide pandemic, there has been some really good products released in 2020. Both Apple and Samsung put out great smartphones, although Samsung wins when it comes to being innovative. Apple’s latest notebooks finally proved computers can do … Continue reading

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Hands On: HP Spectre X360 14 May Be Best 2-in-1 Laptop Available

With the exception of the new MacBooks with the M1 chip, the laptop industry has been somewhat boring lately. There is one new laptop that caught my eye — the HP Spectre X 360 14, which is the 13.5-inch version … Continue reading

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Apple’s AirPods Max: Ears-On Review

I have been looking forward to Apple’s new wireless over-the-ear headphones for the past few years but was really turned off when finding out Apple is charging $549 for the new AirPods Max. I finally was able to experience them for … Continue reading

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Warning: Do Not Expose Oculus Quest 2 Lenses To Any Sunlight

Remember the 1984 film Gremlins? If the creatures got wet, they would multiply. If they were exposed to sunlight, they would dissolve. Well, the Oculus Quest 2 isn’t really as harmful as a gremlin, but it can be harmed pretty easily … Continue reading

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Apple May Get Last Laugh Over AirPods Max $549 Price Backlash

This week, Apple finally announced its over-the-ear headphones, the AirPods Max. They seem really nice, with an old-school build. They have a stainless steel design with a breathable knit mesh canopy headband. The squarish cushions are easy to replace. The … Continue reading

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Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold Arrives

Foldable phones have come a long way, as evidenced by the release of the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2. Now comes the release of the first foldable laptop, the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold. It’s a premium device with a leather … Continue reading

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