This Is Why Your Phone Keeps Getting So Damn Hot (and How to Prevent It)

If your phone gets too hot, you might experience issues with battery life and performance, or it could even be permanently damaged. Here are a few tips to help prevent overheating. It’s the start of summer, and that means trips to the beach and backyard BBQs, which can lead to another summer phenomenon — overheated […]

Acer Swift X 14 Review: Staid but Speedy OLED Ultraportable

A stellar 14.5-inch OLED display and strong performance from a 13th-gen Core i7 CPU and RTX 4050 GPU outweigh the Swift X 14’s shortcomings. Beneath a compact and admittedly mundane exterior hides a powerful, OLED ultraportable for content creators. The Acer Swift X 14 is endowed with a gorgeous 14.5-inch OLED display and powered by […]

Google Pixel Tablet Review: Android Tablets Are Back

Google’s fast tablet is also a dockable home hub. Will Google commit to its tablet vision this time? The world of Android tablets has been a weirdly up-and-down ride for the last decade or so. I remember Google’s fantastic little 7-inch Nexus tablet back in 2012. And Google’s considerably less successful Chromebook-meets-Android Pixel Slate, a […]

iOS 17: Upcoming iPhone Features I’m Excited About

A new passcode grace period, offline mode for maps and more are expected to come to your iPhone in the fall. Apple announced a number of new software updates at its Worldwide Developers Conference, including the iPhone’s next software version, iOS 17. While the software brings a lot of new and exciting features to your […]

What Is Micro-OLED? Apple Vision Pro’s Display Explained

Here’s why Apple and its competitors are using a highly specialized version of OLED for virtual reality. At WWDC 2023, Apple announced the Vision Pro, an AR/VR headset that offers an impressive amount of technology, and an equally imposing $3,499 price tag. One of the things that helps the Vision Pro stand out from cheaper […]

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 5 and Flip 5 Could Lie Flat When Folded

Samsung’s next-gen foldable phones will reportedly eliminate the gap between their screens when folded. New images purportedly showing off the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 and Galaxy Z Fold 5 show the foldable phones may lie flat when folded, thanks to a rumored hinge redesign on the devices. The leaks came from tech site […]

Will Your iPhone Work With iOS 17? Here’s How to Find Out

Apple’s upcoming update to its iPhone operating system will leave some older models behind. At the Apple WWDC event on June 5, the company announced many of the new features planned for iOS 17, its next version of the iPhone operating system. Apple will be adding a new Standby mode, a Journal app and a […]