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How to switch from iPhone to Android, on Samsung, Pixel and more – USA TODAY

Monday, October 09, 2017

x Embed x Share CLOSE Everyone’s talking about the two smartphones, so we put them head to head. Find out how Google’s new Pixel compared to the iPhone X. USA TODAY Android phones come in all shapes in sizes. The Galaxy Note 8 from Samsung includes an S Pen (stylus).(Photo: Samsung handout) You’re finally ready to take the plunge. Nope, not marriage, a career change or quitting smoking. I’m referring…

Amazon’s new iPhone dongle is now cheaper than Belkin’s – The … – The Verge

Monday, October 09, 2017

With Google’s recent decision to remove the 3.5mm jack on its Pixel 2 devices, we’re going to have to all come to terms with the fact that most phones in the future will not have a standard headphone port. That means buying dongles, and buying dongles means shelling out exorbitant prices for tiny pieces of plastic just to make sure your gadgets work like they used to. Luckily, Amazon’s Basics…

Benchmarks contradict ‘Apple slowed down my iPhone’ claims – TechCrunch

Monday, October 09, 2017

It’s a refrain we all hear every year around September: “I swear, whenever they release a new iPhone, Apple makes all the old ones run worse to make you upgrade.” But thousands of performance tests conducted over the years by Futuremark users show that the conspiracy is mostly in your mind. If you don’t know Futuremark, it’s the company behind the benchmark software 3DMark (among others), which for years has…

Apple’s New iPhone X Has A Nasty Surprise – Forbes

Monday, October 09, 2017

Apple ’s hotly anticipated iPhone X will launch soon, right? Wrong. Thanks to a highly credible new leak, the reality is everyone who wants the most radical and expensive iPhone ever made is in for a nasty surprise…  ‘Great Secret Features’ and ‘Nasty Surprises’ are my regular columns investigating the best features / biggest problems hidden behind the headlines. Apple iPhone X problems are mounting due to its Face ID facial…

How Many Nokia Android Smartphones Have Been Sold? – Forbes

Sunday, October 08, 2017

From a standing start, HMD Global has released four well-received Nokia handsets (the Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6, and Nokia 8) with two more Android-powered devices suspected to be released before the end of the year. But how successful has the company been in terms of retail sales? The easiest way to answer the question would be to ask HMD Global. The Finnish start-up will know that answer, but…

iPhone X Leak Delivers The First Bad News – Forbes

Sunday, October 08, 2017

Apple ’s hotly anticipated iPhone X will launch soon, right? Wrong. Thanks to a highly credible new leak, the reality is almost no-one will get the iPhone X in time for Christmas… MacRumors brings us this depressing news after it obtained a new report from Ming Chi Kuo, widely regarded as the ‘best Apple analyst on the planet’. Kuo states that iPhone X stock will be extremely limited until well…

Amazon’s new iPhone dongle is now cheaper than Belkin’s – The Verge

Sunday, October 08, 2017

With Google’s recent decision to remove the 3.5mm jack on its Pixel 2 devices, we’re going to have to all come to terms with the fact that most phones in the future will not have a standard headphone port. That means buying dongles, and buying dongles means shelling out exorbitant prices for tiny pieces of plastic just to make sure your gadgets work like they used to. Luckily, Amazon’s Basics…

Apple Is Investigating ‘Swelling’ iPhone 8 Batteries – Fortune

Sunday, October 08, 2017

The isolated incidents could grow into a larger issue. Apple has confirmed it is investigating a handful of reports of iPhone 8 batteries that swell and separate the device’s case, according to multiple reports. The swelling battery phenomenon has been surfacing since late September. CNet recently rounded up reports of the issue, finding fewer than 10 cases spread across Japan, Greece, Canada, China, and Taiwan. Photos shared on social media…

​Edge in name only: Android and iOS Edge web browser – ZDNet

Sunday, October 08, 2017

What’s 2017’s fastest Windows 10 web browser? In years past, Google Chrome was easily the best. This time around it’s a three-horse race. Read More So far as I know, no one’s clamoring for Microsoft Edge on Android smartphones and Apple iPhones. Indeed, according to the federal government’s Digital Analytics Program (DAP)‘s most recent data, only 3.7 percent of all users use Edge. But, Microsoft is determined to make Windows…

Amazon’s new iPhone dongle is now cheaper than Belkin’s – The Verge

Sunday, October 08, 2017

With Google’s recent decision to remove the 3.5mm jack on its Pixel 2 devices, we’re going to have to all come to terms with the fact that most phones in the future will not have a standard headphone port. That means buying dongles, and buying dongles means shelling out exorbitant prices for tiny pieces of plastic just to make sure your gadgets work like they used to. Luckily, Amazon’s Basics…

Apple’s iPhone SE has the reached the same, exalted evolutionary pinnacle as the cockroach – Quartz

Sunday, October 08, 2017

Cockroaches have been around for 300 million years. After emerging in the Carboniferous period (affectionately named the Age of Cockroaches), the creatures have scurried along pretty much unscathed and unchanged. They’ve endured the arrival (and departure) of the dinosaurs, massive rise (and fall) of sea levels, steam engines, nuclear power and, more recently, cans of Raid. Cockroaches are a pinnacle of evolution. On a less grand scale, you might add…

Benchmarks contradict ‘Apple slowed down my iPhone’ claims – TechCrunch

Sunday, October 08, 2017

It’s a refrain we all hear every year around September: “I swear, whenever they release a new iPhone, Apple makes all the old ones run worse to make you upgrade.” But thousands of performance tests conducted over the years by Futuremark users show that the conspiracy is mostly in your mind. If you don’t know Futuremark, it’s the company behind the benchmark software 3DMark (among others), which for years has…

How to Maximize Your iPhone Battery Life With iOS 11 – Lifehacker

Sunday, October 08, 2017

iPhone batteries are one of those things that no matter how long they last, it isn’t going to be long enough. There’s even an entire industry built on selling backup batteries for our smartphones and tablets to keep them going once the battery runs out. While you can’t really prevent the fact that your phone will eventually run out of juice, if you know you’re going to be out and…

Amazon’s new iPhone dongle is now cheaper than Belkin’s – The Verge

Sunday, October 08, 2017

With Google’s recent decision to remove the 3.5mm jack on its Pixel 2 devices, we’re going to have to all come to terms with the fact that most phones in the future will not have a standard headphone port. That means buying dongles, and buying dongles means shelling out exorbitant prices for tiny pieces of plastic just to make sure your gadgets work like they used to. Luckily, Amazon’s Basics…

Apple’s iPhone SE has the reached the same, exalted evolutionary pinnacle as the cockroach – Quartz

Sunday, October 08, 2017

Cockroaches have been around for 300 million years. After emerging in the Carboniferous period (affectionately named the Age of Cockroaches), the creatures have scurried along pretty much unscathed and unchanged. They’ve endured the arrival (and departure) of the dinosaurs, massive rise (and fall) of sea levels, steam engines, nuclear power and, more recently, cans of Raid. Cockroaches are a pinnacle of evolution. On a less grand scale, you might add…

Benchmarks contradict ‘Apple slowed down my iPhone’ claims – TechCrunch

Sunday, October 08, 2017

It’s a refrain we all hear every year around September: “I swear, whenever they release a new iPhone, Apple makes all the old ones run worse to make you upgrade.” But thousands of performance tests conducted over the years by Futuremark users show that the conspiracy is mostly in your mind. If you don’t know Futuremark, it’s the company behind the benchmark software 3DMark (among others), which for years has…

Woman left cringing as iPhone sends automated Do Not Disturb message to her future mother-in-law – The Sun

Sunday, October 08, 2017

A STUDENT was left cringing after her iPhone sent this automated Do Not Disturb text to her future mother-in-law, and it’s a bit rude. Apple’s iOS 11 update comes with a new Do Not Disturb function, which is designed to avoid car accidents, but not everyone knows about it yet. Student Aiman Siddiqui was left cringing after her iPhone sent a rather rude automated message to her future mother-in-law It’s possible…

Amazon’s new iPhone dongle is now cheaper than Belkin’s – The Verge

Sunday, October 08, 2017

With Google’s recent decision to remove the 3.5mm jack on its Pixel 2 devices, we’re going to have to all come to terms with the fact that most phones in the future will not have a standard headphone port. That means buying dongles, and buying dongles means shelling out exorbitant prices for tiny pieces of plastic just to make sure your gadgets work like they used to. Luckily, Amazon’s Basics…

Benchmarks contradict ‘Apple slowed down my iPhone’ claims – TechCrunch

Sunday, October 08, 2017

It’s a refrain we all hear every year around September: “I swear, whenever they release a new iPhone, Apple makes all the old ones run worse to make you upgrade.” But thousands of performance tests conducted over the years by Futuremark users show that the conspiracy is mostly in your mind. If you don’t know Futuremark, it’s the company behind the benchmark software 3DMark (among others), which for years has…

Amazon’s new iPhone dongle is now cheaper than Belkin’s – The Verge

Sunday, October 08, 2017

With Google’s recent decision to remove the 3.5mm jack on its Pixel 2 devices, we’re going to have to all come to terms with the fact that most phones in the future will not have a standard headphone port. That means buying dongles, and buying dongles means shelling out exorbitant prices for tiny pieces of plastic just to make sure your gadgets work like they used to. Luckily, Amazon’s Basics…