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Apple iPhone 14 Pro may relocate privacy indicators to the hole-and-pill cutout

Rumors have been swirling since the beginning of the year about Apple replacing its iconic notch with a hole-and-pill cutout on the iPhone 14 Pro. As we get closer to the announcement of the next iPhones, we are hearing more and more news about how Apple may utilize the new design. While filling in the cutout...

Going forward, Oppo will stop including chargers with some of its products

Over the past few years, many smartphone manufacturers have stopped including charging adapters with their phones. Apple is perhaps best known for being one of the first to start this trend, and soon many followed. While Oppo was a long time hold out, the company has now confirmed that it will also abandon the charger,...

Arm is suing Qualcomm over the Nuvia acquisition

Arm is suing one of its biggest partners, the company announced today. The action is against Qualcomm, and it's related to the firm's acquisition of Nuvia, saying that Qualcomm sought to transfer Nuvia's licenses without its consent. According to Arm, Nuvia's licenses expired back in March, and Arm attempted to resolve the issue. That means that...

How to customize notification settings on Windows 11

Notifications can be a hugely important feature on our laptops, just like they are on our smartphones. They let us know when something needs our attention, and if you get distracted easily, that can help you stay on track. However, as we install more and more apps, notifications are constantly competing for our attention, and...

8Bitdo debuts a trio of new Ultimate controllers priced starting at $34.99

8bitdo is known for its quality controllers, offering a wide range of options for PC, Xbox, PlayStation, and even the Nintendo Switch. The company is now adding to its already robust lineup, announcing three new controllers under the 8BitDo Ultimate line, featuring a wireless Bluetooth model, a 2.4Ghz model, and a wired model as well. The...

How to install HomePod beta software on your Apple smart speaker

Apple's beta programs for the iPhone, iPad, and Mac usually get all the excitement, but the HomePod has a beta, too. Beta releases on Apple's smart speaker may not be outwardly as impressive or exciting as, say, the iOS 16 beta, but it's still a preview of anything new Apple is working on. Just as with...

Apple patches security vulnerabilities on older iPhones and iPads with iOS 12.5.6

A new security update has been released for older Apple devices, covering older generation iPhones and iPads that cannot be updated past iOS 12. The new update, iOS 12.5.6, fixes a major vulnerability patched a couple of weeks ago for most modern Apple devices. This new update will apply to quite a few units, like...

Windows Subsystem for Android now has improved app resizing

Typically, we would have received a new build of Windows 11 in the Dev channel at this point in the week, but instead, Microsoft is rolling out an update to the Windows Subsystem for Android today. If you're enrolled in any of the Windows Insider channels, you should be getting an update to version 2207.40000.8.0,...

HP Dragonfly Folio G3 vs Elite Folio: Which one should you buy?

There are lots of fancy HP Windows devices that you can buy for use in business, but none beat the HP Dragonfly Folio G3 or the HP Elite Folio. These Windows 2-in-1s feature a leather-like material on the outside, and an interesting way to bring the screen down forward to the keyboard for viewing. Of course,...

Leak reveals possible updated Surface Studio 3 accessories

The latest rumors have that Microsoft could finally be updating its all-in-one computer, the Surface Studio 3 later this fall, and now there's added reason to believe this might end up being true. Over on Twitter, Windows Central's Zac Bowden recently shared images of refreshed Surface accessories, which he thinks will be updated for the...

Google Pixel 6a vs OnePlus 9: Two great sub-$500 options

Those looking for a new smartphone but don’t want to spend too much usually have a couple of options: buy a current generation mid-tier phone, or a last-gen flagship. One of the most even comparisons right now — at least going by price — may just be the brand new $449 Google Pixel 6a and...

The Galaxy Tab Active 4 Pro is Samsung’s latest rugged tablet

Today, Samsung announced the next tablet in its rugged line with the Galaxy Tab Active 4 Pro. The tablet combines power, security, and durability, giving those who need it, a reliable tablet option no matter the conditions. The Galaxy Tab Active 4 Pro packs a 1920 x 1200 LCD display that is protected using Corning's Gorilla...