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Is Apple taking the lazy way out with the MacBook Pro 13?

During Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference 2022, the company gave us a glimpse of its future, sharing announcements for iOS 16, iPadOS 16, watchOS 9, and macOS 13. Along with software, Apple also showed off new hardware, announcing its new MacBook Air (2022) and more surprisingly, an "updated" MacBook Pro 13. While the former was a...

Do you think the Moto Edge X30 has what it takes to put Motorola back on the map?

Motorola lifted the covers off the all-new Moto Edge X30 in China earlier this week. Not only is it the first phone to launch with Qualcomm's latest flagship Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC, but it's also the first non-Google phone to launch with Android 12 out of the box. However, these aren't the only things...

Should apps and games prevent users from customizing their smartphones?

One of the best things about Android is that it gives power users plenty of options to customize their devices. Users can easily root their phones to install custom ROMs and custom kernels, use powerful automation tools like Tasker, and do much more. However, rooting or modifying an Android phone does have a few downsides....

What do you think about Facebook’s new ‘Meta’ name?

Last week, Facebook revealed that it was rebranding itself as 'Meta.' The new name is a reference to the "Metaverse," a term loosely defined as interconnected virtual reality experiences, which Facebook Meta is now investing plenty of time and money into. Now that the dust has settled, what do you think about the new company...

Did you pre-order the Pixel 6 or Pixel 6 Pro? What new feature has you most excited?

Google's highly-anticipated Pixel 6 series is finally here. The new Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro bring substantial improvements over the Pixel 5 from last year. The latest Pixel devices feature flagship hardware, including Google's new Tensor chip, high refresh rate displays, upgraded cameras, and much more. On top of that, the phones come with...

Apple, Google, or Samsung: Which upcoming launch event are you most excited for?

The following week is going to be an absolute delight for tech enthusiasts. Apple, Google, and Samsung have confirmed that they'll be hosting launch events in the next few days, and we expect to see some fantastic new products. Apple will likely unveil a new range of M1X Macs, and Google will officially reveal the...

What are you more excited for: Android 12 or Windows 11?

The launch of Android 12 and Windows 11 are on the horizon. Android 12's launch date seems to be Monday, the 4th of October, whereas Windows 11's launch date is Tuesday, the 5th of October. It's a busy week for tech nerds around the world, as Android and Windows are the two most popular operating...

Surface Duo 2 or Galaxy Z Fold 3: Which one would you buy?

At its annual Surface event this week, Microsoft unveiled the Surface Duo 2. Unlike its predecessor, the Duo 2 comes with the latest flagship hardware, making it a compelling choice for those in the market for a foldable smartphone. But would you buy it over Samsung's Galaxy Z Fold 3? Before you answer that, let's...

What do you think of the new iPhone 13, iPads, and Apple Watch Series 7?

Apple just wrapped up its California Streaming launch event this week, and we have some thoughts about all the new devices. But we also want to know what you think of the new iPhone 13 lineup, the two new iPads, and the Apple Watch Series 7 before we share our verdict on Apple's latest products....

Under-display cameras: Do you think they’re worth it right now?

Just as 2020 was a monumental year for foldable smartphones, 2021 is shaping up to be a significant year for devices with under-display cameras. Although ZTE launched the first phone with an under-display camera last year, it was riddled with issues, and other manufacturers didn't adopt the technology this year. Today, you have a couple...

What do you want to see from Apple at WWDC 2021?

Apple's annual developer conference is scheduled to take place tomorrow. Like last year's event, WWDC 2021 will also be held virtually due to the challenges of holding an in-person event amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. However, despite these challenges, Apple is expected to announce exciting changes to its entire suite of operating systems, including iOS, iPadOS,...

What Android features do you want to see in iOS 15?

Passionate iOS and Android fans are constantly bickering over which mobile OS is better. While the many differences between Android and iOS have fueled this unrelenting debate, both Google and Apple have clearly adopted key features for Android and iOS respectively from the other. Apple is set to preview the next version of iOS at...