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Apple Watch Series 3 Receives Mixed Reviews

Well, this is a bummer. As I mentioned in my previous post, the new Apple Watch appeared to be almost as exciting as the new iPhone. I actually preordered one, but am considering cancelling it based on reviews. Surprisingly, reviews … Continue reading

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Thoughts On Apple’s Big Announcement

  I am a little late to this, but the  September Apple Keynote event, the first ever at the new Steve Jobs Theater, was on my mind all during the week. I couldn’t decide which I was more excited about — … Continue reading

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Sony’s New WF-1000X Wireless Earbuds Look Like An Audio Lover’s Dream Come True

Sony really elevated themselves in the bluetooth wireless headphones game last year with the MDR-1000X headphones. They were expensive at $399 (recently, they have come down in price to $299), but the combination of rich sound, fantastic noise cancellation, and groundbreaking … Continue reading

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Dell XPS 13 Laptop Gets Another Upgrade

The Dell XPS 13 has been one of the most popular Windows laptops of the past two years, and it is one that I have written about consistently on this blog. The early-2015 release had some quality-control problems including a … Continue reading

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iPhone 8 Event Will Likely Happen On September 12

The date for the iPhone 8 announcement was leaked. It appears that the event and the release date of the new iPhone is pretty much on track with previous years. But first, let’s talk about the elephant in the room … Continue reading

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Initial Excitement Over Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Could Die Down Very Soon

Wednesday is a big day for Samsung. After the botched release of the Note 7 in 2016, Samsung is hoping the reputation for the Galaxy Note line can be rekindled. It appears that the Note 8 will look just like … Continue reading

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STOP Taking Videos With Smartphone Cameras In Portrait Mode!

What is referred to as “vertical video syndrome” is one of my biggest pet tech peeves, and this syndrome has become mainstream only in the past couple of years. It’s funny because the mainstreaming of cameras being embedded in smartphones … Continue reading

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Get Ready: The Sexbots Are Coming

It was just a matter of time. Technology has given us many things but hasn’t yet provided us with full-fledged robotical lovers. But that is about to change . A new report published by The Foundation for Responsible Robotics  argues that … Continue reading

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Consumer Reports Now Targets Microsoft Surface Devices

Late last year, Consumer Reports delivered a major blow to Apple by not recommending their latest MacBook Pro notebooks due to battery issues. Apple fixed the issue and all was forgotten. But things may be even worse for Microsoft based … Continue reading

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Is T-Mobile Changing The Game Again With 30-Day ‘JUMP On Demand’ Plan?

I have to admit that five years ago, I thought I’d rather be dead than be a T-Mobile subscriber. But things changed — their network became faster, they offered better phones, and they have the best deals out of all … Continue reading

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