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Forget the New iPhones: Here's Why I Just Bought an 8 Plus

In less than two months, Apple is likely to hold a big new iPhone launch, where it will roll out its latest and greatest smartphones. So, just the …

IPhone 8

Camera shootout: LG V30S ThinQ vs. Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

The Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus is being lauded as one of the best camera phones ever made, winning accolades not just from reviewers and owners, but from …

How to Access Your PC From iOS and Android

With the Remote Desktop app for iOS and Android, you can tap into your PC, view the screen, and work with your computer as if you were in front of it …

Apps

Common OnePlus 6 problems, and how to fix them

With a stylish exterior, top performance, and a large screen packed into a compact body, the OnePlus 6 is a compelling smartphone option, especially …

Batteries

OnePlus 6 owners rejoice, these Android P upgrades are ready for you

By Luke Edwards<p>OnePlus 6 owners, your time has come to enjoy some of the delights brought by the latest Android P Beta 2 Developer Preview, meaning …

OnePlus 6 can boot any image even with locked bootloader

What use is having a lock when you leave the door wide open anyway. That’s the puzzle that OnePlus 6 owners are now facing after it was discovered …

OnePlus CEO Pete Lau has confirmed there will be no mid-range smartphone launches till 2021: Report

OnePlus has decided not to launch its lineup of mid-range phones till 2021. Pete Lau, CEO of OnePlus confirmed that it would be launching only …

OnePlus 6 review: Top-notch speed and performance for hundreds less - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The OnePlus 6 is blazing fast, shoots amazing portrait mode photos, has a polished refined design and costs much less than other flagship phones.<p><b>The Bad</b> It lacks waterproofing, wireless charging and has a shorter battery life than the OnePlus 5T. In the US, the phone doesn't work on CDMA …

How does the OnePlus 6's camera compare to the Pixel 2?

There's currently a lot of buzz surrounding the OnePlus 6, and rightly so. The phone offers some of the best value for your money that you can find …

OnePlus 6 review: 6 things I like about the new OnePlus flagship, and 3 things I hate

OnePlus takes a peculiar approach to announcing new smartphones. Most companies tend to wait until their scheduled press conferences before they …

OnePlus 6 international giveaway!

Welcome to the Sunday Giveaway, the place where we giveaway a new Android phone each and every Sunday.<p>A big congratulations to last week’s winner of the Samsung Galaxy S9 international giveaway: Shaun A. (Jamaica)<p><b>This week we are giving away a brand new OnePlus 6 courtesy of the AA Deals Store!</b><p>If …

Phones

OnePlus 6 First Impressions

We attended the global launch of the OnePlus 6, the company’s brand new flagship smartphone. Ahead of our full review, here are our detailed first …

The OnePlus 6 vs. the OnePlus 5T and OnePlus 5: What's changed?

The freshly announced OnePlus 6 is easily the company's best-looking device to date, but is it a worthy upgrade for those who are currently carrying a OnePlus 5 or 5T? Our upcoming review will have a more definitive answer, but for now, we can get a rough idea by numbers and specs alone. The most …

OnePlus 6 review: the progeny of smartphone royalty has arrived

By Robert Jones<p>OnePlus 6 specs<p>The OnePlus 5 was one hell of a smartphone, and the mid-cycle OnePlus 5T refresh simply helped cement it as one of the …

The first OnePlus 6 real-life speed test is here, and it beat Apple’s iPhone X

OnePlus earlier this week unveiled its first flagship smartphone of the year, the OnePlus 6. The phone was hardly a surprise for fans when OnePlus …

Take a look at the OnePlus 6 — a beautiful new smartphone that costs almost $200 less than the Galaxy S9

OnePlus revealed its latest smartphone — the OnePlus 6 — on Wednesday during an event in London.<p>With the new model, you're getting the latest specs for 2018 and some new design elements, but overall, the OnePlus 6 is a minor update from its predecessor, the OnePlus 5T.<p>OnePlus has consistently …

Four Settings Every Photographer Should Know on Their Camera

When it comes to our cameras most of us put a lot of time into researching which camera to purchase. We review websites like Fstoppers, read user …

How to take long exposure iPhone photos [Quick Tips]

They say the best camera is the one you have with you. And when isn’t the iPhone with you? iPhone photography has created a whole new generation of amateur photographers. While you may be looking for the next great app to help produce some stunning photos, did you know you can easily recreate a …

There's a hidden shortcut for rearranging all of your iPhone apps at once — here's how to do it

It's easy to rearrange the apps on your iPhone: Simply hold down until they start wiggling, then move them into the screens and folders of your choice.<p>But if you want to rearrange a lot of apps at once, it can take a while — unless you know this new trick that Apple included in the most recent …

Apps

Photography 101: The best YouTube channels for learning about photography- Technology News, Firstpost

When I was starting out with photography, <b>YouTube</b> was only just becoming popular. It was a platform to share videos with friends more than a platform …

9 reasons you should buy an iPhone 7 instead of the iPhone X

The iPhone X is an incredible smartphone.<p>I upgraded to the iPhone X last year via the iPhone Upgrade Program, and it's one of my favorite iPhone designs ever. It's got a gorgeous OLED screen, it's fast, and I like the potential for Face ID (although I agree with my colleague Tony — it needs some …

Mobile Technology

How to View Battery Health and Disable Performance Throttling in iOS 11.3

Now that Apple’s iOS 11.3 software update has officially been released to the public, users sporting iPhone 6 devices or newer can access new battery …

How To: Hide Private Photos on Your iPhone

When a photo or video is just too sensitive to leave laying around in your Photos app, you'll want to either delete it for good or hide it away in …

Review: 4 months later, the OnePlus 5T is still the best value in an Android smartphone

Last year we saw a trend that absolutely no one was in favor of, higher smartphone prices than ever before. Right as mid-range devices started getting good enough to turn some people away from flagships, everyone decided reaching nearly a thousand dollars for a smartphone was completely …

How to Group Mac App Icons More Prominently in Your Dock

In macOS, the Dock provides convenient one-click access to your most frequently used Mac applications. The simplest way to organize docked apps is to click and drag them into your preferred place, but here we're going to show you a lesser-known trick for arranging docked items more clearly.<p>To …

Novice Photographers: Absurdly Clear Explanation On Aperture, Shutter Speed, ISO

<b>If you’re just starting out</b> in photography, the basics of aperture, shutter speed, and ISO could leave you feeling confused.<p><b>To help you overcome</b> this …

Scientists unravel the mystery of the Roman 'gate to hell'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Two thousand years ago, ancient tourists flocked to a Greco-Roman temple in Hierapolis, modern-day Turkey, situated on top of a cave once purported to be the gateway to the underworld.<p>They watched in awe as animals, from birds to bulls, dropped dead at its entrance. The cave, named the …

Ancient History

How to Set Up Out-of-Office Replies in Apple Mail and iCloud Mail

Apple's native Mail application in macOS lacks a specific option for enabling out-of-office replies, but there is another way you can set them up on a Mac, and that's with Rules. It's worth bearing in mind at the outset that your Mac needs to be powered on for this out-of-office method to work. …

10 best texting apps and SMS apps for Android

Text messaging is among the most popular ways to communicate in the whole world. It’s quick, easy to do, and it doesn’t require you pausing what you’re doing like phone calls do. We do understand that many people still prefer the human touch of talking on the phone and we respect that. However, …

iPhones Have a Secret Menu That Filters Out Annoying Emails

Vacation inbox zero.<p>First, a confession: I check my work email account on vacation.<p>Before I am chided for doing so, let's admit this is not unusual …

Productivity