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Samsung Galaxy S20 (Galaxy S11 ) Could Make Me Switch Back To Android

Samsung is still arguably the most innovative smartphone company in the world. And that isn’t changing in the new decade as reports of the Samsung Galaxy S20, formerly known as the Galaxy S11, are coming out. Let’s take a look … Continue reading

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CES 2020 So Far: New TVs, New Headphones, New Laptops

I am not at CES 2020 this year. I haven’t gone in a couple of years, and I wish I can say I’m upset. But I’m not. And it’s not because my interest in technology is waning but more because … Continue reading

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AirPods Pro: Apple Wins ‘Best Product Of 2019′ Award

Okay, it’s now 2020, so this will be the absolutely last “look back at” post for a while. But we have to mention what was the best product of 2019, and that absolutely goes to Apple’s AirPods Pro. In my … Continue reading

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Google Glass And Microsoft HoloLens: The Decade’s Biggest Tech Failures

There was a lot of technology to celebrate over the past decade. However, the 2010s were also overstuffed with gadgets that promised a lot and did very little. When the initial hype died down on several products, they turned into … Continue reading

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2010s: The Decade Of The Smartwatch

At the beginning of the decade, the idea of the smartwatch was laughable. We had smartphones and tablets already. Wasn’t it overkill? Apparently, not. But the smartwatch industry didn’t take off right away. The decade started with failed (but somewhat … Continue reading

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Sony Enters Wearable Speaker Market With SRS-WS1 Wireless Neck Speaker

Two years back, I was really enthusiastic about the Bose SoundWear Companion wearable speaker. I thought Bose ushered in a new era of wearable speakers. At the time, the device ran for $299, and I never saw anybody wear it … Continue reading

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The Decade In Smartphones: Samsung, Apple, and HTC

The main difference between January 2010 and December 2019: Everybody has a smartphone. That includes grandmas, grandpas, little kids, etc. The flip phone with the numeric pad is now an antique. And so are phones with thumb keyboards. Let’s take … Continue reading

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The Decade In Laptops: For A While, Apple Took Over

As the new decade started, Microsoft looked like they were on the comeback trail with Windows 7 after the whole Windows Vista debacle. Still, the damage was done. And people who were normally hooked on PCs moved to Apple’s MacBook … Continue reading

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Has Dell Finally Made The Ultimate Laptop Hybrid With XPS 13 2-in-1?

There are so many 13-inch 2-in-1 laptops these days (I own one from HP) that it’s hard to keep up. I’ve been to the Microsoft Store and Best Buy, and even though I don’t see myself purchasing it anytime soon, … Continue reading

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2010s: The Decade Of The iPad And Other Tablets

I still remember the Saturday of April 3, 2010 when I picked up the new iPad at the Apple Store in Brea, CA. There was a line that seemed to go on for blocks. I don’t remember exactly how I … Continue reading

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