Posts From Timi Cantisano

Timi Cantisano
Timi Cantisano

A member of the XDA team covering consumer technology news. My passion for technology started when I purchased my first phone, the Nokia 5190. If you have questions or want to chat, contact me at [email protected] or on Twitter at @timicant.

Google is aiming to create an impact with its Pixel Tablet

During its Made by Google event, the company announced the Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro, along with the Pixel Watch and Pixel Tablet. With the Pixel Tablet, Google is not only introducing a new product, but it's also trying to change the way we view and use the form factor. Rather than focus on the usual,...

Valve debuts SteamOS 3.3.2 and a new Steam Client update

Valve has made SteamOS 3.3.2 available to the public through its stable channel, along with an updated Steam Client. The new update brings bug fixes, enhancements to the Steam Deck's docked mode, and other quality-of-life improvements. There's a lot to unpack with the latest update, so let's get to it. SteamOS 3.3.2 brings enhancements to the...

These are reportedly the specifications for the next-generation OnePlus Buds Pro

Last year's OnePlus Buds Pro struck a good balance between features and price. While it's hard to tell just how popular the earbuds were, it looks like a successor could be on the horizon in the form of the OnePlus Buds Pro 2. Although the external design will apparently look near identical to the older...

Xiaomi announces the Smart Band 7 Pro for global markets

Xiaomi took the stage to announce its new smartphones, the 12T and 12T Pro. While the firm had a lot of products to showcase, another stand-out device in its lineup was the Smart Band 7 Pro. Although there's a lot of competition with fitness trackers, the Smart Band 7 Pro looks great and offers an excellent...

Gatorade’s Smart Gx Bottle has LEDs, Bluetooth and tracks hydration levels

While most of us think of Gatorade as just another sports drink company, for years, the firm has invested in athletes and technology in order to take its hydration philosophy to the next level. The Gatorade Sports Science Institute has researched health, performance, hydration and provided education for decades. Gatorade is now taking things further...

Netgear releases an unlocked variant of its Nighthawk M6 hotspot

Back in April, AT&T announced that it would begin carrying the Netgear Nighthawk M6 hotspot router. The Nighthawk M6 is perhaps one of the most advanced 5G hotspots to date, offering 5G support up to 2.5Gbps, WiFi 6 technology with speeds up to 3.6Gbps, connectivity for up to 32 devices, and more. Today, Netgear is...

Xiaomi debuts 12T and 12T Pro, Pro model features 200MP camera

Today, Xiaomi held an event in Munich, Germany, to launch its latest smartphone, the 12T series. The smartphone series builds on its predecessor, the 11T series, and improves the products when it comes to innovation and imaging. The Xiaomi 12T Pro and Xiaomi 12T offer top-tier designs that are accented by their camera bezels. The...

Valve’s Steam Deck Client beta update brings improved boot video experience

As Valve heads into the last quarter of pre-order shipments for its Steam Deck console, it keeps things moving on the software side of things with the release of another Client beta update. The latest update isn't the largest by any means, but it does bring some welcome changes, along with some quality-of-life improvements. Valve has...

Google debuts Pixel Collection design video ahead of October 6 event

Leading up to the release of the Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro, Google has been teasing the world with its carefully crafted design videos, giving us a closer look at the devices it has in store for its Made by Google event. This time, Google is bringing the whole Pixel family into the mix,...

PlayStation 5 jailbreak for older firmware released

After nearly two years on the market, modders have been able to jailbreak the PlayStation 5. While this is exciting news for some, the exploit is still in its infancy which means there is still a lot of work to be done to make it stable. The news was announced by security researcher SpecterDev, who...

YouTube is requiring some users to pay for 4K streaming

YouTube has been adding a lot of new features over the past few months, giving users new ways to watch and also create. The firm has also been expanding YouTube Shorts, giving creators a new way to earn starting next year. While these have all been excellent additions, a recent change for some, that has...

Google Pixel 6a gets a deep discount, now priced at $349

A few days before the launch of the Google Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro, the Pixel 6a is seeing a nice discount from various retailers, knocking $100 off of its retail price. This is the lowest price we have seen yet for this phone, and it doesn't involve any kind of trade in or...