News | Samsung kept quiet about a new replacement Galaxy Note7 exploding

 It is not even surprising anymore that the Galaxy Note7 fiasco has been a nightmare for Samsung. After issuing a voluntary recall over the past month regarding the new flagship handset, the Korean tech giant sent out replacement units to those who were affected. However, it seems that the new devices are just as unsafe. It was reported just a few days ago that a … Continue reading News | Samsung kept quiet about a new replacement Galaxy Note7 exploding

Review | Digital Storm Aura, the killer all-in-one PC

All-in-one (AIO) desktop computers are a ubiquitous sighting in any computer superstore, actual or virtual. One of the most popular and iconic is Apple’s 5K-screened iMac $1,899.00 at Amazon, which always seems to occupy a spot at the top of our ratings charts. On the Windows-PC side, we’ve seen lots of models of late with slick designs, such as Lenovo’s Ideacentre AIO 700 $1,379.00 at … Continue reading Review | Digital Storm Aura, the killer all-in-one PC

Gamers | NES Classic Edition will offer new features that will bring new life to old titles

This November, Nintendo will release perhaps one of the most anticipated retro consoles of the holiday season, the NES Classic Edition. While we have heard about the price, included titles and other aspects of the console, light has been shed on some new features which could bring new life to classic NES titles. In a translated radio interview with Nintendo of Canada communications manager Julie … Continue reading Gamers | NES Classic Edition will offer new features that will bring new life to old titles

News | iPhone 7 and 7 Plus to Feature Pressure-Sensitive Home Button With Haptic Feedback

The iPhone 7 and 7 Plus will feature a flush pressure-sensitive home button in place of the physical switch button found on previous iPhones, according to a Bloomberg report filed this morning. Citing people familiar with the matter, the news outlet said that the new models will have a pressure-sensitive button “similar to trackpads in the latest MacBook line” that will provide feedback to the … Continue reading News | iPhone 7 and 7 Plus to Feature Pressure-Sensitive Home Button With Haptic Feedback

Tips | How to protect your Apple charging cable with a simple spring

If I were to make a list of the most delicate man-made things on the planet, charging cables for MacBooks, iPhones and iPads would top my list. In my experience, they possess seemingly magical powers: They’re able to twist and splinter and break while kept —untouched — in the bag. After going through my share of expensive cables with self-destructing powers, I became extremely careful … Continue reading Tips | How to protect your Apple charging cable with a simple spring

News | Microsoft to end production of the Surface 3 by the end of the year

Microsoft stated that it will end production of the Surface 3 by the end of this year. In the meantime, you can still purchase the single model that’s still available, which offers 64GB of internal storage and Wi-Fi/LTE capabilities. The lack of stock was first spotted by Thurrott, which also received an official statement from a Microsoft spokesperson. Since launching Surface 3 over a year ago, … Continue reading News | Microsoft to end production of the Surface 3 by the end of the year

Tips | Make your home Wi-Fi faster and more reliable with these simple tune-up tips

I hear complaints constantly about Wi-Fi: It’s too slow, it never works in the living room, streaming videos stutter on the upstairs TV. Fortunately, there are a lot of things you can try to tune up your network! First up, I’ll be honest: If I can run an Ethernet cable to something that needs an Internet connection, especially stuff that runs HD video, like an Apple TV, Roku, or HDTV, I run … Continue reading Tips | Make your home Wi-Fi faster and more reliable with these simple tune-up tips

News | Everything you need to know about what Apple announced at WWDC

Apple announced a lot of news at the 2016 Worldwide Developers Conference keynote on Monday. Here’s a summary of all the big news. macOS Sierra Apple announced a big update to OS X, which is now rebranded as macOS, with the latest version dubbed Sierra. MacOS Sierra will be the first desktop OS from Apple to fully integrate Siri integration, tab support in every app … Continue reading News | Everything you need to know about what Apple announced at WWDC

Gamers | The Slimmer, Cheaper Xbox One S Comes Out in August

As had been heavily rumored and then leaked yesterday, Microsoft confirmed that it’ll be releasing a hardware revision for the Xbox One. Officially announced today at Microsoft’s E3 2016 press conference, the Xbox One S will cost $300 and hits stores this August. The new model will be 40percent smaller than the current XB1, support 4K video as well as HDR output, and have a 2 … Continue reading Gamers | The Slimmer, Cheaper Xbox One S Comes Out in August

Review | Chuwi Hibook: a tablet that can kind of double as an ultrabook

When you walk into your local consumer electronics store, chances are, you won’t find brands like Voyo, Onda, Teclast or Chuwi. Simply put, these lesser-known brands don’t quite have the leverage to coax purchases in the United States, despite offering products at great prices. But, in Asia and online, these aforementioned brands are prominent, usually offering the best bang for buck, over competitors like Samsung, … Continue reading Review | Chuwi Hibook: a tablet that can kind of double as an ultrabook