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The Best Smartwatch for Your Lifestyle

A Connected Wrist<p>Smartwatches have become more and more of a norm to wear, and with so many options on the market, it’s hard to know which is the …

Wearable Tech

iPhone X: Apple Customers Complain About Battery Life

The iPhone X has, for the most part, earned very good reviews. <i>CNET</i> gave Apple’s much-wanted smartphone four-and-a-half stars.<p>“[The] iPhone X is an …

For Amazon, The Future Of Alexa Is About The End Of The Smartphone Era

With touch-screen devices like the Echo Show and Echo Spot, Amazon is trying to upend a decade of smartphones, notifications, and apps.<p>Picture a hypothetical future in which Amazon’s Alexa renders your smartphone unnecessary.<p>You tap the “good morning” button on your bedside Echo Spot, and it …

Now you can use Apple Pay to send cash to friends, family, and babysitters

At Apple’s WWDC conference back in June, the company announced that it was giving Apple Pay a person-to-person payment option akin to Venmo and functionality built into Facebook Messenger and Snapchat. Apple Pay Cash turned out not to be ready to ship when iOS 11 did in September. But <b>it’s enabled</b> …

Why You Don't Need an iPhone X—Or Any Other Expensive New Phone

Hold on just a moment before you drop $1,000 (or more!) on an iPhone X. Don’t spend buckets on an expensive phone from Samsung, Google, or anyone …

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Robots are coming for white-collar workers' jobs

As machines learn to think, what jobs will be left for humans?<p>As head of research for a Morgan Stanley trading group in the 1990s, Vasant Dhar set …

What You NEED To Look For In A Cloud Hosting SLA

In the modern world of business IT, the cloud is king – that’s just a fact. According to a recent survey, 95% of all businesses are using either …

Cloud Computing

Cloud Computing Today and in the Future - Tеchnеws Spy

Cloud computing is a new technology that enables information stored at centralized data facilities to be accessed over the Internet from any device. …

Software

The joys of using someone else's computer

The cloud allows users to store data and files through the internet, instead of directly onto their computer.<p>The cloud, or as I like to call it, …

Is Samsung's Galaxy Note 8 really worth $930?

After months of leaks and a year of explosion jokes, Samsung's Galaxy Note 8 is finally here and it's packing some serious hardware with dual cameras …

Phones

Pixel Launcher for any Android device updated with new 8.0 Oreo features

In June, a launcher from developer AmirZ popped up that mostly brought Google’s Pixel Launcher to any Android device — including the Google Search pill, Google Feed cards, and plenty more. With the recent release of Android 8.0 Oreo, AmirZ has released a new 2.0 version of the launcher that brings …

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs. iPhone 7 Plus: Powerful Phones Face Off

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and iPhone 7 Plus are the two most powerful, feature-packed phones in the world. How do they compare?<p>PCMag reviews products …

The 10 apps millennials say they can't live without

ComScore recently surveyed app users ages 18-34 about the apps they "can't go without." The top 10 includes the likes of Instagram, YouTube, and Gmail.<p>The list "speaks to a broader insight, which is that millennials seem to recognize the importance of the more functional apps, like Amazon, Gmail …

iPhone 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S6: Here's the difference

Apple and Samsung's flagship phones, the iPhone 6 and Galaxy S6 , are sure to dominate the smartphone world this year. Both phones are remarkably similar, in design, features and cost, but there are some telltale differences.<p>If you're looking to switch phones this year and have your sites on either …

Mobile Technology

Google’s next Pixel smartphone rumored for October 5 debut

Google’s next-generation Pixel devices could arrive in a little over a month, according to prolific (and often accurate) leak source Evan Blass. The Pixel 2 (or whatever they end up being called) will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 836 mobile system-on-a-chip, Blass claims, and based on …

IBM squeezes 30 billion transistors into a fingernail-sized chip

Who said Moore's Law was dead? Certainly not IBM or its chip partners Globalfoundries and Samsung. The trio has developed a transistor manufacturing process that should pave the way for 5-nanometer chips. While the team etched the chip using the same extreme ultraviolet lithography (EUV) used for …

Mobile Devices

Top 10 Best Android Tablets in the World 2013

Not an iPad fan? Android is the way to go. Here's Techradar's list of the top 10 best Android tablets in the world today<p>The iPad isn't the only tablet on the market this Christmas.<p>There's a big choice of android devices available, with even Tesco jumping on the tablet bandwagon with their own …

Get to know the Galaxy Note 8's secret features

You probably know all about the two cameras and fun new messaging tool in Samsung's new Galaxy Note 8. But dig a little deeper and there's a world of customizations and tricks that you probably didn't know the phone could do.<p>Some are carryovers from the Galaxy S8 phones, some from last year's …

Galaxy Note

10 ways to make your phone's battery last longer

Let's face it, at this point in your life, there are few things more important than your phone. That's why keeping it alive is more important than ever.<p>But with Hurricane Harvey, the first major hurricane to hit the US in 12 years, touching down in Texas, hundreds of thousands of homes lost power. …

Hurricane Harvey