Samsung Galaxy Buds hands-on

From The Verge. The Samsung Galaxy Buds were introduced today at the Unpacked event. As Apple’s most direct rival in the consumer hardware business, Samsung introduced the true wireless Galaxy Buds that will cost $129.99 or be bundled with preorders of the Galaxy S10 and S10 Plus. True wireless earbuds are going to improve drastically…

Samsung Galaxy S10 lineup hands-on

From The Verge. Samsung announced the Galaxy S10 and S10 Plus, with bigger displays, faster processors, bigger batteries, and more cameras than ever before. The S10 pair succeed last year’s Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus, and are also accompanied by a new Galaxy S10E model. Here’s everything you need to know about Samsung’s latest lineup…

Can a phone save you from your phone?

From The Verge. Smartphones are a huge time suck and tech companies are trying to come up with solutions. There are gadgets like the Palm phone, or time-tracking apps built by Apple and Google that promise to limit distractions. In this week’s Processor, Dieter explores whether these options can actually help you use your phone…

How to buy the right wireless charger

From The Verge. Buying a wireless charger for your phone can be surprisingly difficult. The spec itself is pretty simple: just drop your phone a charger and go, but when it comes to actually buying that charger, there are a ton of options out there. Some charge at different speeds, some have different form factors,…

Software is eating the world. And it’s only the beginning.

From The Verge. Are computers creating jobs or destroying them? What does our automated future look like? The software-powered world might not be so bad — you just have to look at the big picture. As technology develops, we’re not automating individual jobs but entire industries, as we meet more of our needs through massively…

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3: is a slider better than a notch?

From The Verge. The Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 is one of the first phones that uses a manual slider to reveal the front camera. We’re probably going to see this design from a few different manufacturers in 2019 — rumors are that the OnePlus 7 will have a similar sliding design, and we wouldn’t be…