Wearables were scarce at Mobile World Congress, but a few piqued our interest

At this year's Mobile World Congress, we couldn't help but ask: Where were all the wearables? Even though our options looked bleak, we did find a few that stood out among the noise.

Notch it off! Why are Android phones copying the worst part of the the iPhone X?

We’re not surprised by the wave of cheap phones from obscure manufacturers that are copying Apple’s iPhone X notch design, but when Asus, Huawei, and even LG jump on the bandwagon we can’t help feeling disappointed.

Running is easier with music in your ears: 7 of the best iPhone armbands

Sometimes you need to use your iPhone while on a run, be it to play songs, check your distance, or phone a friend. We found the best iPhone armbands to make it easier to use your phone while on the move.

Apple takes top spot for wearables in 2017 as demand continues to grow

Millions of people are gaining the ability to leave their smartphone behind, thanks to growth in the wearables market, with Apple taking the top spot. But how well did the other major names do?

5G is coming — here’s what to expect, and when to expect it on your carrier

5G mobile technology is confusing, but it doesn't have to be. Here's how 5G will boost your network stability, speed, and coverage, and just when you can expect to see the benefits.

Is Spotify too big to fail? We’ll find out soon

Spotify is set to go public, but rather than go the IPO route, the streaming service has a different strategy in mind, and all point to this direct listing decision as being a way out for early investors.
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Best of MWC 2018 Award Winners

With yet another popular Nokia phone resurrected from the dead, a driverless car powered by a smartphone, and of course, the return of the Samsung’s Galaxy S-series, Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona has been lively, packed with…

It’s not about looks — inner beauty will drive mobile sales in 2018

Despite falling sales in 2017, analysts are predicting growth in 2018 and beyond for the major smartphone players. But they warn buyers aren't content with phones just getting prettier -- the focus should be on real tech advances.

AC Wellness is a new health clinic that exclusively serves Apple employees

Apple has been inching closer to the medical field, what with its FDA-approved medical device accessory (the KardiaBand) and its own rumored efforts to turn the Apple Watch into a tried-and-true EKG. AC Wellness is its latest venture.

Here’s how to use FaceTime for all your video-messaging needs

Streamlined face-to-face video calling is no longer stuck in the realm of science fiction courtesy of Apple's video conferencing software. Learn how to use FaceTime whether you're on iOS, an iPhone, an iPad, or an iPod.

Apple will keep repairing your vintage iMacs in a new pilot program

Apple's new pilot program will allow Apple Stores and Apple Authorized Service Providers to keep repairing both 21.5-inch and 27-inch iMac models released in mid-2011. Under previous rules, Apple would not do so.

How to reset your Apple ID password and gain control of your account

To use any of Apple's services, you need to have an Apple ID and know your password. Thankfully, there are ways to deal with the situation and regain access to your account. Here's how to reset your Apple ID password.