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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]

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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IPad Pro 2021 (12.9-Inch) Is A Frustrating Masterpiece

I’ve been working with the new 12.9-inch version of the iPad Pro for the past two days with the Logitech Combo Touch keyboard. I’ve experienced so much frustration because I really considered selling my 13-inch M1 MacBook Pro and replacing it … Continue reading

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The New iPad Pro 11 Is A Better Deal Than The iPad Pro 12.9

I received the new iPad Pro 11 to review, and I was a little upset. I was so much looking forward to reviewing the new 12.9-inch version with the Mini-LED screen. After all, I’ve been reading how it’s the best screen … Continue reading

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Samsung Galaxy Book Pro 360 Doesn’t Impress

The Samsung Galaxy Book Pro 360 laptop was announced with a lot of fanfare a few weeks back, and a lot or the excitement was for the 15-inch version. A thin laptop with a Super AMOLED screen and an Intel Core … Continue reading

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