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Captain Marvel and the future of the Avengers, explained

Captain Marvel isn’t going to fix the fallout from Avengers: Infinity War right away.<p><i>This post contains spoilers for</i> <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i><i>. You should go see the movie before you read this.</i><p>At the tail end of <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>’s post-credits scene, the camera focuses in on a star, flanked by …

Comics

Best 2-in-1 laptops, convertibles, and hybrid laptops for business 2018

2-in-1 devices that can function as laptops or tablets are a growing segment of the PC market. But which type and model of hybrid laptop should you …

Quarter of children under six have a smartphone, study finds

One in four children under the age of six has a smartphone, a survey has found.<p>Despite parents insisting that 11 is the "ideal" age for children to …

You're probably not buying the best smartphone that you actually want

If you're living in the United States, chances are good that you're buying your smartphone from your carrier.<p>Indeed, 90% of Americans buy their mobile devices directly from their carrier, according to telecommunications giant Huawei.<p>If that figure is accurate, it means that 90% of Americans aren't …

Honor changes the game: flagship specs, midrange prices

<b>Sponsored by Honor</b> <br>Flagship phones have reached a whole new level of overpriced in 2018, with phones from Apple, Samsung, and others reaching and exceeding the $1000 mark. Despite what these manufacturers might want you to think, you don’t have to pay a fortune for a high-end Android experience. …

Phones

How to Keep Selfies From Making Your Nose Look Bigger

It’s official: selfies definitely make your schnoz look drastically larger than it actually is—up to 30%. That’s according to a recent study that …

Mobile Photography

Here's how to get the Samsung Galaxy S9+ for free

Let's be real here for a second. You only clicked on this page because you want the new Samsung Galaxy S9+. We can't blame you, Samsung really pulled …

Samsung Galaxy S9

Google finally extends Preferred Care warranty for Pixel 2 devices

In the immediacy surrounding the bashing that the Pixel 2 XL’s OLED display took for color drifting and generally poor quality, Google decided in …

Android News

How to use Instagram

Instagram may need no introduction, but for the unfamiliar, it is a free social networking app that lets users capture and share photos and videos. …

This is the most beautiful phone I've ever seen — here's how it was made

That was my first thought when I unwrapped the ocean depths Essential Phone, which is neither blue nor green, but a deep jewel tone.<p>It's made out of ceramic, and around the edge is a shiny, copper-colored titanium band. Altogether, it's a color combination that's never been used on a smartphone …

Lenovo ThinkPad E580 Review

Pros /<p>World-class keyboard; Solid performance; Attractive design<p>Cons /<p>Dim screen; Below-average battery life<p>Verdict /<p>The ThinkPad E580 has strong …

Computer Hardware

Nokia 7 Plus vs Nokia 8 Sirocco

Mobile Technology

You can officially buy an $80 Android phone now

It ain't an iPhone, but a new Android Go device will get you online for $80.<p>The ZTE Tempo Go phone just launched in the United States, delivering a …

Android News

Review: The Samsung Galaxy S9+ is the best Android phone ever

Samsung knocked it out of the park with the Galaxy S8 both commercially and financially, overcoming a tumultuous few months after it was forced to …

Phones

Analysis: Why The Best Android Phones Of 2018 Will Not Be Available In The U.S.

Earlier this week in Paris, France, Huawei unveiled its latest flagship smartphones, the P20, P20 Pro and the Porsche Design Mate RS.<p>We’ve received review units of the P20 series and we will publish our review shortly, exclusively here, on FORBES.<p>But so far, our first impression is that the world’s …

Mobile

Pixelbook is the best Chromebook you can buy, and Amazon slashed $100 off all three models

There’s no question whatsoever that the Google Pixelbook is the best Chromebook money can buy right now. There are a few other great high-end …

From the Editor's Desk: Display notches are fine, but companies are doing a horrible job justifying them

It was all foreshadowed last year by the Essential Phone, and kicked into the public consciousness with the iPhone X. The notches are here to stay, …

The Almost All-Screen Smartphone...

YouTube

Student gun violence protests continue with the March for Our Lives and April 20 walkout

Teenage activists are seeking to build a movement. Here’s what’s next.<p>Hundreds of thousands of students stood up and streamed out of classrooms across the country on March 14 as part of the National School Walkout. The protest honored the victims of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, and …

Guns

Pixel 2 vs. iPhone: Why Google's phone is the best upgrade

Sometimes, you just need a friend to convince you that you're right. Over the past months, I've had a few friends who are "lifelong" iPhone users message me and ask about switching away from Apple. They want to break their biannual iPhone upgrade cycle and eschew the new iPhone X for the Google …

Mobile Technology

Oprah knew exactly what she was doing on Sunday night

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Two hours before Oprah Winfrey took the Golden Globes stage Sunday night to accept the Cecil B. DeMille award, Globes host Seth Meyers set the tone for the evening.<p>"I told some jokes about our current president at the White House Correspondents' Dinner — jokes about how he was …

Golden Globes

Google Pixel 2 review - Performance and software | Trusted Reviews

<b>Google Pixel 2 – Performance</b><p>High-end Android phones have always been quick, but the original Pixel felt <i>super-fast</i>. The move to the Snapdragon 821 CPU …

Review: Huawei Mate 10, a grand entry into the deep end

With Huawei’s surge into Pakistan’s smartphone industry, the Chinese giant launched the Mate 10 smartphone back in November.<p>Running on Android’s …

Phones

The Best Smartphone Of 2017: 10 Contenders (Including iPhone X, Pixel 2, Note8, Nokia 8), 1 Winner

Several of my Forbes colleagues, most notably Ewan Spence, have given their opinions of what was the best smartphone released last year. I’ll let you read Ewan’s piece rather than spoiling the surprise of his winner, and it’s a compelling choice.<p>Anyway, here are my thoughts about what the best …

Google Pixel 2 XL vs OnePlus 5T

OnePlus has always offered flagship smartphone experiences at way lower prices than the competition. But as the company packs in more features and better specifications, the price its devices has slowly risen.<p>2017’s OnePlus 5T adopts many of the major trends in the smartphone world to better …

Trump's lawyer admits he paid a porn star. Legal questions remain.

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen has declared a payment he orchestrated to a porn star to be "lawful," but legal experts say the matter is far from settled.<p>Cohen said in a statement Tuesday evening that he facilitated a $130,000 payment to Stephanie …

Donald Trump

With White House Under Fire, Trump Says He Is 'Totally Opposed To Domestic Violence'

A week after allegations of domestic abuse against a now-former top aide ensnared the White House in scandal, President Trump condemned domestic violence Wednesday.<p>"I am totally opposed to domestic violence of any kind, and everybody here knows that," Trump told reporters in the Oval Office during …

Donald Trump

Yep, the Essential Phone was a total failure

When the Essential Phone was first announced, it brought hope that someone might break Samsung’s death-hold on the premium Android phone market. …

Is It Worth Carrying a High-End Compact Camera If You Already Own an iPhone X? (VIDEO)

Apropos of the old adage that, “The best camera is the one you have with you,” the video below explores a question a lot of photographers have been …

10 things you never need to refrigerate

Have you ever opened your refrigerator and realized that you couldn't find what you were looking for because it was overflowing with miscellaneous items? If so, you're in good company. The majority of households pack items into the fridge that simply don't need to be there. Here's a list of 10 …