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OnePlus 10 Pro vs Apple iPhone 13: Which phone is better to buy in 2022?

The OnePlus 10 Pro positions itself as a premium Android flagship on the market. It offers a good set of internals for the price, but it's only a marginal upgrade -- if at all -- over the OnePlus 9 Pro from last year. So despite having a "Pro" moniker, the OnePlus 10 Pro often finds...

Apple iPad Air 5 (2022) vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE (2021): Which tablet should you buy?

Tablets are becoming more and more popular amongst users for several reasons. For starters, these versatile devices are getting faster and starting to support more advanced features. For a large number of people, these glass slabs even work as a replacement for their laptops. After all, they typically offer large screens, multitasking, accessory support (such...

These are the best Apple products for students in 2022

Apple is mostly known for three characteristics — how strongly-built and premium its hardware is, how long its devices receive software support, and how inter-connected its ecosystem is. Once you're in the walled garden, it's very hard to give it up and switch to alternatives. From Macs, to both affordable iPads and Pro iPads, to...

These are the best docking stations for the MacBook Pro in 2022

For a few years, Apple sold most of its MacBook laptops without any ports aside from Thunderbolt and a headphone jack. While some might have considered that a push forward, it was undeniable that a lot of users still missed the classic ports they were used to. Because of that, using a docking station became...

Is the Apple Pencil 2 waterproof? Does it have an IP rating?

The Apple Pencil 2 is an artist's best friend. It offers pressure sensitivity, shading support, double-tap shortcuts, and many more smarts. It's the ideal tool for creators who use their great iPads as canvases to express their artistic ideas. That's not to mention that iPadOS 16 will introduce the Freeform app in late 2022 --...

I’ve tried many wireless earbuds, but I still return to AirPods

Throughout the course of my working day there is one constant: headphones. I'm either listening to music, a podcast, the news, or on a Google Meet call basically all day. And I also like to be able to move about without missing anything, so they have to be wireless. Since over-the-ear headphones can get tiring,...

How to view saved WiFi passwords on iOS 16 and iPadOS 16

Apple revealed iOS 16, iPadOS 16, and macOS Ventura during the main keynote of WWDC22. When compared to 2021's major releases, these new operating system (OS) updates pack A LOT of visual changes. The iPhone has become more customizable, while M1 iPads now support resizable app windows. In the meantime, Apple has streamlined the Mac's...

A new report states that the Apple Watch Series 8 won’t have a new design

According to new information, the Apple Watch Series 8 won't have a new design. Early reports stated that the upcoming Apple Watch would take on a more squared off look, a rumor that we have heard since prior to the release of the Apple Watch Series 7. So what will the new Apple Watch Series...

Apple Studio Display receives audio fix thanks to new firmware update

The Apple Studio Display has not had a good run so far. The $1,599 monitor experienced webcam issues during its launch, and more recently, users began complaining of sound issues. Apple has now issued a new firmware update that should fix the the monitor's audio problems. Apple has been aware of the audio issues regarding the Studio...

Leaked renders reveal what the redesigned affordable iPad 10 could look like

The iPad started as a stretched-out iPhone. In recent years, though, it has been getting more exclusive features that shape its unique personality. With iPadOS 16 enabling resizable app window support, these glass slabs are truly becoming unrivaled in the tablet department. That's not to mention that Apple sells a wide variety of great iPads,...

Nothing Phone 1 vs Apple iPhone 13: The newest Android takes on the most mainstream iPhone

The newest Android phone in town has a look that's at once unique and familiar. The Nothing Phone 1 features an attention-grabbing transparent back panel revealing some flashy light strips, but it also has an overall shape that's very similar to the iPhone 13 series. Today we compare the two. It's worth noting there's a nearly...

Apple might delay iPadOS 16 till October to provide a smoother experience

Apple revealed iOS 16, iPadOS 16, and macOS Ventura during the main keynote of WWDC22. These major updates to the company's operating systems pack features and changes that are truly exciting. For example, the iPhone Lock Screen will get completely overhauled with customization and widget support. Meanwhile the Mac will become more streamlined -- thanks...