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Google messages versus samsung messages app icons side by side on Galaxy Z Fold 5.

Google Messages vs. Samsung Messages: Which app should you use?

If you have a Samsung phone, you can do your texting in either Samsung Messages or Google Messages. But which should you choose? We have the answer.
Belkin Stand Pro with iPhone 14 Pro Max mounted in StandBy mode.

I tried Belkin’s ridiculous new iPhone accessory — and I love it

The Belkin Auto-Tracking Stand Pro is one of the most ridiculous iPhone accessories of 2024. But it's also fantastic, and I tested it out.
A person wearing the Apple Watch Series 9.

8 watches you should buy instead of an Apple Watch

The Apple Watch is brilliant, but there are also excellent alternatives to consider. Here are eight watches you should buy instead of an Apple Watch.
Rear transparent shell of Nothing Phone 2a.

The Nothing Phone 2a has an incredible feature no one’s talking about

The Nothing Phone 2a is a great budget smartphone with a unique design and solid specs. But there's another, more impressive feature not many are talking about.
Someone wearing the OnePlus Watch 2.

OnePlus told us the secrets behind its one-of-a-kind smartwatch

The OnePlus Watch 2 marks a bold entry into the world of Wear OS smartwatches. OnePlus told us exactly how it came together in an exclusive interview.
A person wearing Ray-Ban Meta smartglasses.

I’m replacing my normal glasses with smart glasses. Here’s why

I'm going to try living day-to-day with the Ray-Ban Meta smart glasses instead of my regular non-smart glasses. Here's why, and what I hope to learn.
A person holding an iPhone 15 Pro Max with a Casetify x Le Sserafim case.

I said I wouldn’t do this to my iPhone, but did it anyway

I said I wouldn't use a case on my iPhone 15 Pro Max, but something happened that has seen me go back on my word.
The back of the iPad Air 5.

I’m worried about Apple’s new iPads

Whispers suggest we may see new iPads next week. But unless it's something drastically different, I'm not that excited.
Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra in Titanium Gray in hand.

5 things that made me fall in love with the Galaxy S24 Ultra

The Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra has a lot going for it. But what are its best features? Here are five that I love more than anything else.
A person holding the open Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 5, showing the screen.

If the Galaxy Z Fold 6 Ultra is real, it needs these 7 features

What's better than a Z Fold 6? A Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 6 Ultra, that's what! Here are seven features a Z Fold 6 Ultra will need to really make it worthwhile.
The T Phone running a demo of Brain.ai.

I’ve seen the future of smartphones, and it’s astonishing

Unlocking your phone and using apps to get things done may become a thing of the past, and an intelligent AI may do everything from the lock screen.
iPhone 15 Pro in Natural Titanium held in hand in front of a wooden gate.

5 phones you should buy instead of the iPhone 15 Pro

Considering picking up an iPhone 15 Pro right now? Maybe you shouldn't. Here are five other phones you should buy instead.
The Nomad Magnetic Leather Back Case on an iPhone 15 Pro.

2024’s coolest iPhone accessory is a throwback to old Android phones

Leather backs aren't actually new for phone — it's just been a while since we saw one this interesting.
The Belkin iPhone Mount with MagSafe for Apple TV 4K.

Hands-on with the Belkin iPhone Mount with MagSafe for Apple TV 4K

Belkin's MagSafe Mount for the iPhone makes video calls on Apple TV 4K that much easier. Call your mother. She misses you.
Person holding green OnePlus 12 phone in hands while playing games.

I performed an intense gaming test with the OnePlus 12. Here’s what happened

The OnePlus 12 is a fantastic overall Android phone. But is it a good gaming phone? I ran a series of intense tests to find out.
The Nothing Phone 2a's design shown off in-person at MWC 2024.

I’m a little worried about the Nothing Phone 2a

Nothing's latest budget-friendly phone, the Nothing Phone 2a, is almost here. But there's something about that design that bugs me.
The Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra and the Vivo X100 Pro phones, seen from the back.

A phone you haven’t heard of just beat the Galaxy S24 Ultra in a camera test

The Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra has met its match in telephoto photography, but you may not have heard of the phone that beats it. Our comparison reveals all.
Motorola's concept folding phone.

MWC 2024 was weird, and I couldn’t be happier about it

MWC 2024 was full of weird and wonderful concepts and production-ready products, showing the trends for mobile this year are going to be anything but boring.
An Apple smart ring concept by Jonas Daehnert

One feature will make the Apple smart ring worth waiting for

It may still be a while before we see an Apple smart ring. However, one critical feature could make it well worth the wait.
Motorola's concept folding phone.

These are the best smartphones from MWC 2024

Mobile World Congress 2024 gave us plenty of smartphone announcements. But which ones stood out the most? Here are the best phones we saw at MWC 2024.
The Apollo Neuro being worn on an ankle.

This $350 wearable is one of the strangest gadgets I’ve ever used

The world is an anxious place, but can a wearable help you to manage that? I took one for a spin, and I'm still none the wiser.
Honor Magic 6 Pro eye-tracking screen with a car in the background.

I moved a car with my eyes, and it blew me away

Here's something I never thought I'd say: I controlled a car just by looking at it with my eyes — and it truly blew me away.
Three sizes of the Samsung Galaxy Ring, sitting on top of a white display case.

I saw the Samsung Galaxy Ring. Here’s what I love (and what I’m worried about)

The Samsung Galaxy Ring is coming soon, and I got a chance to see it in-person. There are a few things I quite like, plus some things I'm a bit worried about.
MWC 24 Awards Feature Image

Top tech of MWC 2024

Mobile World Congress 2024 has been packed with exciting new products, and it was tough choosing the best. Here are our six top picks from the show.
The back of the Redmi Note 13 Pro Plus.

Is this cheap Android phone better than the Galaxy S24? I found out

Is the reasonably priced Redmi Note 13 Pro Plus really a better buy than a flagship phone? No, but the reason why is not all about the specification.
The Apple Watch Ultra 2 laying on the ground, showing the Modular Ultra watch face.

5 features I want in the Apple Watch Ultra 3

Whether it's this year or next, an Apple Watch Ultra 3 is going to happen at some point. When it comes out, here are 5 features I really want it to have.
Honor Magic V2 RSR unfolded back.

I used a folding phone that costs nearly $3,000. Is it worth it?

We've seen plenty of folding phones that cost $1,800. But what about a foldable that costs nearly $3,000? I recently had a chance to use one.
Concept images of HMD Fusion Smart Outfits.

This company has big plans to change smartphone design forever

A new name in mobile has an ambitious plan to make modular phones work, from repairability to add-on modules. We spoke to HMD at MWC 2024 to learn more.
Samsung Galaxy S24 in Gray (left) and OnePlus 12 in Flowy Emerald.

The Samsung Galaxy S24 just got destroyed in this camera test

The Samsung Galaxy S24 has a competent camera setup. But compared side-by-side with another Android phone, it's not even close.
Someone wearing Motorola's concept folding phone on their wrist.

I used Motorola’s futuristic folding phone, and it’s truly crazy

Motorola is no stranger to folding phones, but its latest one is unlike anything else I've ever used or seen before.
A promotional image for the Barbie x HMD Global phone.

A Barbie phone really is coming this summer, but it’s not what you expect

A partnership between HMD Global, maker of Nokia phones, and Mattel will see a Barbie Flip Phone launch this year. And we spoke to the company about it.
A person holding the Tecno Pova 6 Pro.

I used one of the most ridiculous Android phones of 2024

This is the Tecno Pova 6 Pro, and I spent the weekend using it. From the crazy battery life to some flashing lights, it's one of 2024's wildest Android phones.
A person wearing the Oura Ring and the RingConn Smart Ring.

There’s a big problem with smart rings

Smart rings are really exciting new products, but the boring, predictable names being used for them are not. Here's what needs to be done.
Mobile World Congress 2024

The 6 biggest announcements we expect from MWC 2024 next week

Mobile World Congress 2024 is happening next week in Barcelona. Here are the biggest announcements we expect from the show.