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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]

Full Review: Huawei MateBook X Pro Is A Legit MacBook Pro Alternative

I gave my first impressions of this device last week, and they were positive. Now that I’ve been testing the Huawei MateBook X Pro for more than a week, I can comfortably say it’s the best notebook I’ve tested in … Continue reading

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First Impressions: Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Is Just Like Galaxy Note 8

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9 started making its appearance in several stores at the end of last week. I walked into an AT&T store and I honestly thought they made a mistake of putting the Galaxy Note 8 in the Galaxy … Continue reading

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First Impressions: Huawei MateBook X Pro Is MacBook Pro Of PC World

The Huawei MateBook X Pro is another technology secret I didn’t initially pay attention to. The Verge calls it “the best laptop right now” and noted that you won’t find another laptop with more bang for your buck. Forbes also … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Latest Budget Surface Is A No-Go

The Microsoft Surface Go is the first major disappointment in the Surface Lineup in years. It’s unfortunate. I was so excited to finally play around with the 10-inch device. I wanted to write how it is an iPad Pro killer … Continue reading

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Dell XPS 15 (2018) Is A Real MacBook Pro Alternative

This blog talked about the surprisingly hype-lacking Dell XPS 15 9570 a couple weeks back, and — as promised — I have a living and breathing unit that can be reviewed. One theory why there have not been many reviews … Continue reading

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Apple Maps Is Still Bad In 2018

Despite my tech credentials, I was given the impression that Apple Maps and Google Maps had merged after the original Apple Maps release became a disaster in 2012. I don’t know why I had this idea. I do know that … Continue reading

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Bose Sleepbuds Prove Groundbreaking After One Month’s Use

Initial Review: Bose Sleepbuds My first impression’s review of Bose’s sleepbuds was mostly positive last month. I did (and still do) think that $249 is too much to pay. Then again, the sleep that I’ve been able to get with these … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Water-Resistant and Waterproof

Many products these days claim to be either water-resistant or waterproof. Is there a difference? You better bet! A product that is water-resistant is good for exercise and will survive sweat. It may also survive getting slightly wet from the … Continue reading

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What About The Dell XPS 15 9570?

Every fall (or early winter), Dell releases an updated version of the XPS 13. This year’s model was a significant upgrade from previous years, and it even came in an all-white version as well. A lot of people were looking forward … Continue reading

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Corning Unveils Gorilla Glass 6, Which May Be Used On New iPhones

This morning, Corning debuted the 6th generation of their very profitable Gorilla Glass. Mac Rumors has the news. “Corning this morning unveiled its next-generation Gorilla Glass product, Gorilla Glass 6, which it says offers “unprecedented protection against multiple drops” and better protection against … Continue reading

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