Monday 19 August, 2019
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Category Archives: Tech
2020 Apple Macbooks

This week 9To5Mac spotted a report published by Digitimes claiming that Apple’s first MacBooks with cellular connectivity are slated to hit the market during the second half of next year. According to Taiwanese media site Digitimes, Apple...

By Steve Weichel on Aug 5th, 2019
Apple 5G

It wasn’t necessarily a shocking revelation yesterday when Apple announced that it acquired the majority of Intel’s modem business for $1 billion. After all, there were no shortage of rumors indicating that Apple has long been interested...

By Howard Johnson on Jul 27th, 2019

President Trump has said his administration will look into alleged links between Google and China. It follows a speech given by Peter Thiel in which the billionaire tech investor asked whether Google’s senior management considered itself...

By Steve Weichel on Jul 17th, 2019
Twitter to launch a slew

According to a window displayed on the platform, a “whole new Twitter is coming” that will feature not only a new format, but also a ream of new tools. Recently, Twitter has been presenting users with a notification on the web platform...

By Howard Johnson on Jul 16th, 2019
Techdows, ZDNet

Google could soon add a play/pause button to its Chrome browser that would make it possible to pause or play video from any tab. A recent release of Chrome’s Canary development version has a new feature called Global Media Controls, as...

By Howard Johnson on Jul 9th, 2019
iPhone designer Jony Ive

Sir Jony Ive, the Briton who over two decades helped turn Apple into the world’s most valuable company, is leaving to set up his own venture. Sir Jonathan, designer of the iMac, iPod and iPhone, leaves later this year to start a creative...

By Steve Weichel on Jun 30th, 2019
Samsung foldable phone

Despite the currently indefinite delay of the Samsung Galaxy Fold ‘s release, the Korean tech giant is reportedly working on another foldable phone — this time, with a clamshell design. That means the phone would be vertically...

By Howard Johnson on Jun 26th, 2019
Huawei foldable phone

Huawei said its foldable phone will launch in September, slightly later than it was reportedly set to, as it does extra tests following the debacle Samsung went through with its rival device. A spokesperson for the Chinese technology giant...

By Steve Weichel on Jun 17th, 2019

Facebook will release new Portal devices in the fall of 2019. At Recode’s Code Conference in Scottsdale Arizona on Monday, Facebook’s head of AR and VR, Andrew Bosworth said that the embattled social networking giant planned to...

By Steve Weichel on Jun 11th, 2019
Panasonic Lumix S1H

Panasonic’s Lumix mirrorless cameras are widely regarded as the best choice for anyone looking to create beautiful video within a mortal’s budget. The company is today pushing that reputation up into a higher price, quality, and resolution...

By Howard Johnson on Jun 2nd, 2019