Category Archives: Tech News

Samsung Galaxy S8: It’s Make-It-Or-Break-It Time For Samsung

On Wednesday, March 29, Samsung will announce the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ smartphones. The Galaxy S8 will be a 5.9-inch phone, while the Galaxy S8 Plus will be a 6.2-inch device. Both screens will have a 2960 x 1440 … Continue reading

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AirPods: Thoughts On Apple’s Wireless Buds Three Months Later

The AirPods are a hot device. I had mixed feelings when an Apple Store salesman let me try them in December, which I wrote about on Iretron. I mainly had a problem with the lack of bass. However, when I … Continue reading

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4K TVs Are Cheaper Than Ever, But Where’s The Content?

If you have been holding off on buying a 4K television set, now may be the time to finally take the plunge. My personal recommendation would be a Samsung 4K set since Samsung’s sets offer the most vibrant colors and … Continue reading

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5G Is About To Become A Reality

4G LTE has been mainstream for about five or six years now. It was going very strong on Verizon in 2011. Then, by the summer of 2012, Sprint’s 4G LTE network started showing up — at least in Los Angeles. … Continue reading

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What’s So Exciting About The Nintendo Switch?

The title of this article is written, of course, as a hypothetical question. It’s something that someone who isn’t into video games (yours truly) would ask. So, let’s take a look at Nintendo’s upcoming gaming device, which is set to … Continue reading

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HTC Vive To Go Mobile: Will People Care?

I’ve written about the desktop HTC Vive a lot in this blog. It’s the most fascinating product I bought last year, returned it, and decided to repurchase the VIVE cause I couldn’t live without it. I don’t use it as … Continue reading

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HP Releases 4K Version Of Spectre X360 With Pen Support

The late 2016 version of the HP Spectre x360 13.3-inch convertible is, perhaps, the most critically acclaimed ultrabook of last year. The Verge is just one of the sites that calls Spectre the best Windows laptop of 2016. “The Spectre … Continue reading

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Apple Moves Many Apple Watch Units in Q4 2016, But Is It Really Enough?

Apple might have not revealed exact Watch sales from last quarter, but one market research expert has. Fortune has the news. “The tech giant sold 6 million Apple Watch units worldwide during the fourth quarter according to research firm Canalys. Apple … Continue reading

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Are Waiters In Danger Of Being Replaced With Tablets And Robots?

If you go to a restaurant such as Olive Garden or Outback, you will notice that there is a tablet on the table. In a handful of these locations, you can order your own food. However, in most, the waiter … Continue reading

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2017 Dell XPS 15 Causes Problems For Some Early Buyers

I’ve always heralded the Dell XPS 13 as a groundbreaking laptop. In 2015, Dell released the 15.6-inch version of the XPS 13, the XPS 15. The larger version didn’t seem as groundbreaking. The small keyboard with minimum travel was excused … Continue reading

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