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Two Google Pixel 7 Pro smartphones.

Your Google One plan just got 2 big security updates to keep you safe online

If you subscribe to Google One, you're getting two helpful security features to keep you safe on Android, iOS, Windows, and Mac.
Individual volume control sliders on a Samsung Galaxy S23

Android does this one thing so much better than iOS, and it drives me crazy

Let's face it — Apple is far from perfect, but it's absolutely ridiculous how bad volume controls on iOS are compared to Android.
Garmin Forerunner smartwatch lifestyle photo

The best smartwatches and wearables of MWC 2023

MWC 2023 is happening now, and these are the coolest smartwatches and wearables to come out of the event!
Samsung Galaxy S23 fingerprint sensor lock screen

How to take a screenshot on the Samsung Galaxy S23

Got a new Samsung Galaxy S23 but need to figure out how to take screenshots? Here are five ways to do it!
The Oppo Find N2's open screen.

It’s finally happening — OnePlus will release a folding phone this year

OnePlus has finally announced that it will be launching a foldable smartphone. But don't expect it until sometime in the second half of 2023.
Samsung Galaxy S23 showing Google Photos

Google just announced 9 new features for your Android phone and watch

During MWC 2023, Google just announced a slew of new features coming to Android phones and tablets starting today and later in the year.
A white Samsung Galaxy S23 next to a pink Samsung Galaxy S23 Plus.

Samsung Galaxy S23 vs. Galaxy S23 Plus: a tough choice to make

Samsung has just released the new Galaxy S23 lineup. Having trouble deciding between the regular S23 or the S23 Plus? Here's what you need to know.
The Samsung Galaxy S23, S23 Plus, and S23 Ultra all next to each other.

Does the Samsung Galaxy S23 have a headphone jack?

Wondering if the new Samsung Galaxy S23 has a headphone jack for your favorite wired headphones? You might be out of luck, unfortunately.
Erasing items in Magic Eraser.

The Pixel 7’s best camera trick is coming to the iPhone and all Android phones

Do you wish you had Magic Eraser on your non-Pixel Android phone or even your iPhone? Now you can, if you subscribe to Google One.
Twilio Authy 2FA app running on an iPhone.

SMS 2FA is insecure and bad — use these 5 great authenticator apps instead

You should be utilizing two-factor authentication on your accounts whenever possible. These apps help you secure your accounts with ease.
Leaked render of a new Motorola Razr phone

This leaked Motorola phone looks like the foldable of my dreams

A new render of an upcoming Motorola Razr phone shows off an impressive feature: a cover display unlike any we've seen before.
OtterBox OtterGrip case on an iPhone 14 Pro on a Walt Disney Studios phone holder with an Oswald the Lucky Rabbit nuiMos dressed up

I used OtterBox’s new OtterGrip iPhone case — and I’m in love

OtterBox's new OtterGrip case has an integrated phone grip that doesn't interfere with your iPhone's MagSafe compatibility, and it's amazing.
Samsung Galaxy S23 lock screen customization

Have a Galaxy S23? Make sure you do these 10 things first

Got a new Samsung Galaxy S23? Make sure to do these 10 things first for the best experience possible.
Folding iPhone concept from iOS Beta News.

iPhone Flip: what we know about Apple’s first foldable phone

When will Apple release a foldable iPhone and what will it look like? Here's everything we know about the mythic iPhone Flip.
Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra and iPhone 14 Pro Max.

Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra vs. iPhone 14 Pro Max: Apple better watch out

Samsung has unveiled the top-of-the-line Galaxy S23 Ultra. How does it stack up against Apple's flagship iPhone 14 Pro Max?
iPhone 14 Pro with custom home screen on Mickey Mouse phone holder next to flowers

I review phones for a living — here are the 10 apps I can’t live without

My job is all about mobile phones, but what are the must-have apps I need to download first on a new device? Let's find out!
iPhone 15 Pro CAD render

This could be the iPhone 15 Pro, and you won’t believe the camera

Here's a first look at what the iPhone 15 Pro could look like, based on an early CAD model rendering.
Sample of new emoji coming in iOS 16.4

Apple’s iOS 16.4 beta brings new emoji, web app notifications, and more

Apple just released the first iOS 16.4 beta to developers and public testers. It includes a lot of new features.
iPhone 14 Pro with iOS 16 notifications compared to Google Pixel 7 with Android 13 notifications

Using an Android phone showed me just how bad iOS notifications really are

iOS has never been great at notifications, but after using Android devices, I can't get over just how bad they really are.
Two Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra phones, both with an S Pen on the back of them.

Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra vs. Galaxy S22 Ultra: is it time to upgrade?

Do you have a Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra and wonder if you should pick up the S23 Ultra for an upgrade? Here's what we think.
iPhone 14 Pro with iOS 16 with custom home screen

Ranking all 16 iOS versions, from worst to best

We've gone through 16 versions of iOS so far. But ever wonder which was the worst and which is the best? We've ranked all 16 iOS versions here.
Apple AirPods Pro 2 inside their charging case, sitting on back of an iPhone 14.

The iPhone 15 may finally get reverse wireless charging — but I don’t want it

Apple continues to drag its feet when it comes to reverse wireless charging, but at this point, I'm not even sure I care anymore.
Lock screen widget for iOS 16.

iOS 16.3.1 fixes major bugs for your iPhone — and introduces a new one

Apple just released iOS 16.3.1 to fix some major security vulnerabilities and bugs, but in the process, it introduced a brand new problem.
The Settings app running on the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra.

The Galaxy S23 bloatware problem isn’t nearly as bad as you think

There's been a little controversy lately about the system files taking up a lot of storage on the Samsung Galaxy S23. But it's really not as bad as you think.
OnePlus 11 with charging block and cable.

Does the OnePlus 11 come with a charger? Here’s what you get in the box

Thinking about picking up a OnePlus 11 but wondering if you need to buy a separate charger? We have your answer here!
A concept of an iPhone 15 Ultra by Jonas Daehnert on Twitter

I love (and hate) this stunning iPhone 15 Ultra concept

One Twitter user has come up with a cool concept for the rumored iPhone 15 Ultra, and if it looks anything like this, I'd definitely buy it!
A person holding the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra.

This Galaxy S23 Ultra case gives Samsung users a huge iPhone 14 feature

Galaxy S23 Ultra cases are already in full swing, and this one brings one of the best iPhone 14 features to Samsung users: MagSafe.
All four colors of the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra.

Samsung Galaxy S23 colors: here’s every style you can get

Samsung has just announced the Galaxy S23, S23 Plus, and S23 Ultra. All three phones come in the same four colors, but which one should you get?
The Apple Watch Ultra's raised bezel and Digital Crown guard.

If this Apple Watch Ultra 2 rumor is true, I already don’t want it

A new report suggests that the next Apple Watch Ultra may be even bigger. But what about us small-wristed folks?
The Samsung Galaxy S23, S23 Plus, and S23 Ultra all next to each other.

The Galaxy S23 secretly beats the iPhone in a very important way

Samsung's new Galaxy S23 series is out, and two out of three models all start with 256GB storage. Apple, Google, and others should do the same.
Apple Black Unity watch band worn on wrist with Mosaic face

Apple’s Black Unity watch band looks great and supports a good cause

Apple has a new Black Unity Apple Watch band. Not only does it look great and is comfortable to wear, but it also supports a good cause. We go hands-on with it.
The iPhone 14 Pro's camera module.

My iPhone 14 Pro camera is ruined, and it’s all Apple’s fault

I love my iPhone 14 Pro, but the camera is something I fight with every day. And Apple is the one to blame.
Garmin Venu 2 Plus smartwatch with new ECG App

You can finally take ECGs and track AFib on a Garmin smartwatch

Garmin has just released a new ECG app that will allow you to record ECG with the Venu 2 Plus smartwatch.
The Asus Zenfone 9 held in hand, showing the back of the phone.

The best small phones for 2023

In a world of giant handsets, some of the smallest phones can still pack a punch. We take a look at the best small phones you can buy in 2023.