Gustavo Bautista

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Canon Is Developing Lighter Supertelephoto Lenses [Rumor]

Supertelephoto lenses are a love/hate relationship for a lot of photographers: they showcase some of the best optical engineering companies have to …

Cameras

SaharaCase Protective Kit Makes a Solid Starter Case for the iPhone X

Have you ever found yourself spending money on a case that you absolutely knew you wouldn’t keep using right when you get a new iPhone? I know I have. In my years as an iPhone user, I have found that there are case people and “naked” people when it comes to smartphone users. Most are one or the …

Mobile Technology

12 everyday stretches that will help you stay flexible and fit at any age

When it comes to stretching, there are a lot of options to choose from.<p>But what are the best everyday stretches for anyone looking to avoid sore muscles, get more flexible, and protect his or her muscles from injuries?<p>We turned to Marilyn Moffat, a professor of physical therapy at New York …

Pain

Review: The Power Packer

A few months ago, I wrote a Cool Things article about a Kickstarter product from Side by Side called the Power Packer. It is a compact zippered carrier designed to hold all of a user’s most important mobile accessories in such a way that they are kept safe and secure, and also remain easy to …

How to zip and unzip files on iOS

Zipping files is easy on the Mac. You just right-click on one or more selected files in the Finder, then click Create Archive. The files get turned into an easy-to-handle .zip file.<p>On iOS, it’s a bit trickier. Even in iOS 11’s new Files app, you’ll find no built-in support for zipping files into a …

Apps

Tips and Tricks: Backing Up Your iOS Device

Backing up is something that you don’t think about until it’s ALL you can think about. You don’t really need it until the day comes when a device fails, and then you REALLY need it. As the old adage says, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” In that spirit, let’s take a look at what …

Operating Systems

The AirPods accessory we’ve all been waiting for is finally here

Apple’s AirPods are clearly a success for the company. Manufacturing issues aside, it’s been four months since they were released and Apple still …

The Last Rugged Backpack You’ll Ever Buy

GoRuck builds packs that are stout enough to take whatever you can throw at them. The 34-liter GR2 is the Goldilocks of the company’s line-up, just …

Camping

Here's how to wipe your old iPad/iPhone/iPod touch for resale

I've been asked several times over the past few days about how to wipe an iPad ready for resale (presumably because Apple has a new iPad out). …

Apple Watch

How to move your iPhone or iPad backups to an external hard drive

If you do now, or have ever, synced your iPhone, iPad, or other iOS device to iTunes by connecting it to your Mac, you have backup folders stored on …

This powerful goo promises to make your iPhone screen indestructible

Phone displays are super fragile. And the only way to protect your phone's display is to apply an ugly screen protector on top of it.<p>But what if you …

Audeze iSine 10: Weird Looks With a Wow Sound

Let’s face it; the vast majority of open-backed planar-magnetic headphones are far from portable. They’re huge, (most vaguely resemble Princess …

Stock Notice: Canon W-E1 Wifi Adaptor at B&H Photo

• For 7D Mark II, 5DS, and 5DS R DSLRs<br>• SD-Card Shaped Wi-Fi Accessory<br>• 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi on 2.4 GHz Band<br>• Range: 32.8′<br>• Wireless Transfer of Photos & MP4 …

How to increase iPhone battery life

Get to know your battery<p>Under iOS 10 Settings > Battery, you can view and set preferences about battery life. Learn which apps are most …

Apps

A seriously svelte business notebook that'll slip into almost any bag

The 14-inch Asus Pro B9440 is one of the most lightweight business notebooks around.<p>Opting for a business laptop over a regular laptop used to mean sacrificing a stylish and slim design, but the Asus Pro B9440 notebook is one of several recent biz systems bucking the conventional wisdom.<p>It's an …

Intel Corporation

Stop Using a Laptop in 2017; It’s Time to Use a Tablet

In 2017, the personal computing device to buy isn’t a lightweight laptop, it’s a tablet. The switch happened in 2015 and 2016 — with the Microsoft …

IPad Pro

Green Deals: Anker 1300 Lumen IP67 Rechargeable LED Flash Light $44 Prime shipped (Reg. $60), more

AnkerDirect (100% positive feedback from 146,000+) via Amazon offers its LED 1300 Lumen IP67 Rechargeable Flashlight for <b>$43.99 Prime shipped</b> when promo code <b>Q7U2U8HQ</b> is applied during checkout. That’s a $16 savings off the regular going rate and the best offer currently available on this …

Consumer Tech

My search for a MacBook Pro alternative

The MacBook Pro has been a standard developer laptop for many years now. In any programming conference, you simply have to look around during sprints …

5 Alternatives to Apple AirPods, Which Are Mysteriously Absent

You've waited long enough.<p>Apple made a deal with consumers when it announced the iPhone 7: In exchange for killing the headphone jack, its AirPods …

Consumer Tech

This iPhone case can survive a 45-foot drop

The MOUS limitless iPhone case claims to protect your phone from a 45-foot drop. The case is much slimmer than most other protective cases.<p>The company says it works by using thousands of micro air pockets to absorb the energy of an impact and cushion the blow.<p>The product can be pre-ordered on …

iPhone

The 11 best wireless headphones you can buy

While all wireless headphones continue to suffer from the same problems — higher prices, a reliance on batteries, and generally duller sound than wired pairs — those downsides are countered by, well, not having to use cables. For a lot of people, that's enough.<p>So, since the future of audio appears …

Consumer Tech

Seagate steps strongly into the solid-state market with four new SSDs

Seagate unveils its new generation of solid-state drives, with three enterprise products and its first SSD for the general consumer.<p>Seagate's involvement in solid-state storage market shifted into high gear today as the company unveiled four new drives: the Seagate 600 SSD, the Seagate 600 Pro SSD, …

Computer Hardware

Google lets you make your own maps with Maps Engine Lite Beta

Maps are handy items, especially when made to provide specific information that would be otherwise hard to visual or utilize, such as the specific …