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Razer is working on a new pair of colorful over-ear headphones

Ahead of the launch of its new Hammerhead True Wireless X earbuds earlier today, Razer pushed an update to its Razer Audio app on Google Play. The changelog for version 3.2.0.924 of the app lists the devices the app is compatible with, and one of those devices hasn't been released yet. The app now supports...

Android Auto on a Tesla? This proof-of-concept shows how it could work

The software running on in vehicle infotainment (IVI) systems is often custom-made by the car maker, and it's usually not very good. A lot of the OSes you'll found in cars have their roots in Automotive Grade Linux, though Tesla, the most popular electric car maker in the U.S., made its own homebrew Linux distro...

iMac vs MacBook Air vs MacBook Pro vs Mac Mini: Which M1 Mac is right for me?

Apple Silicon continues to make its way into various Mac machines. First, it was added to the MacBook Air, the MacBook Pro, and the Mac mini. Then it arrived in the 24-inch iMac. The company now has a total of four computers powered by its M1 chip, leading to the question -- which M1 Mac...

Xperia 1 III Hands-on: Sony has finally hit its stride

It's hard to stand out in the Android smartphone space these days, but Sony's new Xperia 1 III manages to do just that with a couple of tricks: It's the first phone in the world to sport a 4K, 120Hz OLED panel and a variable Periscope zoom lens with a focal length that can switch...

Sony’s WF-1000XM4 are premium wireless earbuds with ANC and a whole lot more

Sony has unveiled the WF-1000XM4, the latest product in the company's long lineup of true wireless earbuds. These earbuds are the direct successor to the WF-1000XM3 released nearly two years ago. Those earbuds were widely regarded as one of the best audio accessories the average person could buy, and Sony is now following them up...

AMD has new Radeon PRO W6000 GPUs based on RDNA 2

AMD has introduced a new family of workstation GPUs, the Radeon PRO W6000 series. The new graphics cards are meant for high-power workloads, and they come with up to 32GB of ECC memory. As you'd expect, the new GPUs are based on the RDNA2 architecture, like most other AMD GPUs. RDNA 2 is highly scalable,...

These are the Best Galaxy Buds Pro Cases: Spigen, Elago, Valkit, and more!

The days of struggling with knots in cables are over. These days, most people rely on great wireless earbuds for a more convenient listening experience on the go. Manufacturers such as Samsung gave their products a boost by selling bundles when getting a new phone. Still, earphones that come with a good sound aren't cheap, and...

France fines Google $267 million for favoring its own ads over others

Google has agreed to pay French authorities a fine of $267 million to settle a landmark antitrust case. The French watchdog, Autorité de la concurrence, said in a press release that Google isn’t disputing the facts and has proposed several commitments to change the way its advertising services operate, which the authority has accepted. French competition...

These are the best Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon docks: Anker, CalDigit, and more

The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon is one of the best business notebooks you can buy today. The laptop maker recently introduced the 9th-generation model that's powered by the latest Intel 11th-gen Tiger Lake processors, along with other improvements, including a taller 16:10 display and a bigger touchpad. While the laptop doesn’t offer the worst set...

New ZenUI updates for the ASUS ZenFone 8 and ZenFone 7 series bring lots of bug fixes

Towards the end of last month, ASUS rolled out software updates for its flagship ZenFone 8 series, the ZenFone 6 series, the ROG Phone 5, and the ROG Phone 3. The ZenUI updates included minor improvements to camera and call quality, system stability optimizations, and several bug fixes. ASUS has now started rolling out another...

WatchOS 8 Developer Beta 1 Hands-on: Better Health Tracking, New Watch Faces, Improved Accessibility, and more!

Apple, in its annual WWDC keynote, announced updates to all of its software platforms including iOS 15, iPad OS 15, macOS Monterey, and of course, watchOS 8. Just as with every major update that Apple announces, there are some notable changes and new features that have been added along with some minor improvements to some...

Forums for the Samsung Galaxy A22, OnePlus Nord CE/N200, Realme GT, and more are open

After opening up forums for 11 new devices late last month, we are happy to announce we have added 9 more devices to the XDA forums. From the newly announced Galaxy A22 series and Huawei MatePad Pro to the up-and-coming OnePlus Nord CE 5G and Huawei P50, we have opened up forums for both announced...