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How long should a $999 iPhone last?

0 0 Edit this post<p>I usually spend about $1,300 on a new computer, and I usually expect it to stay in good shape for about four years — if not more. …

The Apple Watch will be throttled to 3G data speeds on T-Mobile’s network

0 0 Edit this post<p>T-Mobile will limit data speeds on the Apple Watch Series 3 to a maximum of 512kbps despite the smartwatch’s support for LTE …

The Audi RS7 Performance is a vicious $152,000 supercar wrapped in a luxury sedan

0 0 Edit this post<p>I never liked the Audi A7 much.<p>Since the German automaker first introduced it as the Sportback concept at the Detroit Auto Show in …

5 Habits of Financially Successful People

0 0 Edit this post<p>There are a lot of good ways to measure success and my favorite definition rises from personal or family goals. To me, success is …

Action Launcher brings Oreo features to older Android phones

0 0 Edit this post<p>If you have one of the many smartphones that isn’t getting updated to Android Oreo, there’s still a way for you to try out several …

Essential Phone now approved to work on Verizon

0 0 Edit this post<p>Essential’s debut smartphone has received approval to run on Verizon, meaning it’s now supported by all four major US carriers. …

5 Things You Need To Know About SEO But Were Afraid To Ask

0 0 Edit this post<p>As a non-tech founder, I understand the resistance that comes with doing anything that makes you feel stupid. For me, that includes …

How to Lead a Tech Company With a Non-Technical Background

0 0 Edit this post<p>A few weeks ago I was hosting an informal chat with some interns at our San Francisco office. I try to do this at our major offices …

Best laptop deals on Apple, HP, Dell, and more of the week’s tech sales

0 0 Edit this post<p>Mid-September is typically a slow time for deals, as Labor Day promotions have come and gone and there’s not a lot of sales …

The iPhone X from an Android user’s perspective

0 0 Edit this post<p>It’s been almost a year since the Google Pixel made me put down my iPhone and transformed me from a Google apps user on Apple …

California’s internet privacy bill stalled out without a vote

0 0 Edit this post<p>California legislators tried and failed to push through a bill that would have restored the internet privacy rules killed by …

Apple's Face ID Is the Creepy Future of Consumer Tech

0 0 Edit this post<p>Once upon a time, the buzzy new consumer technologies du jour involved digital reproductions of analog tools like the typewriter …

3 Lessons from Airbnb on Creating an Amazing Employee Experience

0 0 Edit this post<p>Most anyone who has done even a small amount of traveling knows about Airbnb. The company has transformed how travelers get …

HDR movies arrive on iPad Pro, and they look great

0 0 Edit this post<p>When Apple announced the new 10.5-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pro back in June, the company touted their HDR video-compatible displays …

How to choose a wireless charger for an iPhone 8 or iPhone X

0 0 Edit this post<p>One of the biggest changes in Apple’s new iPhones is the long-awaited addition of wireless charging. Wireless charging has been …

Google Maps is testing video reviews with Local Guides

0 0 Edit this post<p>Google has launched a new feature for its Local Guides program that allows users to submit videos up to 30 seconds in length. As …

The iPhone 8 has a smaller battery than the iPhone 7

0 0 Edit this post<p>The iPhone 8 is incrementally better than the iPhone 7 in every way except one: battery capacity. A listing on China's version of …

Does wireless charging excuse Apple not using USB-C?

0 0 Edit this post<p>For almost as long as Apple has been making mobile devices — whether it’s iPods, iPhones, or iPads — the company has clung to its …

Apple's Real Hit Isn't the iPhone X but the New Apple Watch

0 0 Edit this post<p>Another September, another Apple product announcement. All eyes were on the iPhone X, the rumored-to-be-$999 phone. Many may go for …

The iPhone X is the one phone where you’ll really want to wait for the reviews

0 0 Edit this post<p>With all the leaks ahead of Apple’s big event this week, we thought we knew all about the iPhone X. It’s just a $999 combo of iOS, …

iOS 11 launches on September 19th with augmented reality, drag and drop, and more

0 0 Edit this post<p>Apple’s newest mobile operating system, iOS 11, will be released on September 19th, right alongside the new iPhone 8 and 8 …

Apple quietly increases iPad Pro prices by $50 or more

0 0 Edit this post<p>After a huge flurry of product announcements, Apple has quietly raised prices of its 256GB and 512GB iPad Pro models by $50. The …

Why I'm not getting a $999 iPhone

0 0 Edit this post<p>I think Apple did a good job with its new phone. It puts a big screen in a small body. Bezels? Gone. And the Face ID hardware …

2018 Nissan Leaf first drive: better without branching out

0 0 Edit this post<p>At least the old Leaf’s dumpy styling has been sharpened for 2018. Compared to Nissan’s US lineup, the Leaf comes across as fresh …

T-Mobile announces $300 trade-in deal for iPhone X and iPhone 8

0 0 Edit this post<p>T-Mobile was well prepared for today’s iPhone reveal, as the carrier has already publicly announced trade-in deals for Apple’s …

AppleCare+ for the iPhone X will cost $199

6 0 Edit this post<p>The new iPhone X is a very expensive phone, costing $999 for the 64GB version and $1,149 for the 256GB model. So, if you were …

Florida Entrepreneurs, Seasoned in Storms, Say Irma Was Actually 'Best-Case Scenario'

0 0 Edit this post<p>When John Lemp, the co-founder and CEO of Revcontent, learned that Hurricane Irma was on track to hit the west coast of Florida, he …