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Samsung Galaxy S23 and iPhone 14.

Samsung Galaxy S23 vs. iPhone 14: Apple’s grip is starting to slip

The Galaxy S23 is here, but how does Samsung's latest entry-level flagship compare with Apple's more established iPhone 14?
Samsung Galaxy S23 next to the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra.

Samsung Galaxy S23 vs. Galaxy S23 Ultra: is the Ultra worth $400 more?

Samsung has unveiled its 2023 flagship smartphone lineup, but how does the smaller Galaxy S23 compare to the powerhouse Galaxy S23 Ultra?
Close-up shot of the camera on the OnePlus 11.

I adore the OnePlus 11 camera — but not for the reason you think

The OnePlus 11 breathes some fresh air into smartphone camera design that will hopefully inspire other companies to follow suit.
Qualcomm Snapdragon X75.

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon X75 ushers in the next era of 5G connectivity

Qualcomm has taken the next big step into a more connected world with the Snapdragon X75, the first 5G Advanced modem chip that will power next-gen smartphones.
Qualcomm Snapdragon X35.

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon X35 will bring 5G to your next smartwatch

Qualcomm is delivering 5G to a whole new class of mobile devices with the Snapdragon X35, a new chip that bridges the gap between smartphones and IoT devices
OnePlus 11 in Titan Black and Eternal Green.

OnePlus 11 colors: every style you can get for the phone

OnePlus has made a nice comeback with the OnePlus 11, but what are the colors this year, and which one should you pick?
T-Mobile smartphone.

Here’s another big reason why T-Mobile 5G dominates AT&T and Verizon

You're much more likely to get 5G coverage on T-Mobile than on any other carrier
Someone holding the 12.9-inch version of the iPad Pro (2022).

The best iPad Pro games in 2023: the 26 best ones to play

With its large screen, the iPad Pro is great for gaming. We've rounded up some of the best iPad Pro games around, from strategy games to shooters.
best iphone car mounts

The best iPhone car mounts in 2023: top 10 best ones you can buy

The ideal iPhone car mount can securely hold your device and keep it in sight without blocking your view of the road. These are the best options for everyone.
Samsung Galaxy A14 5G in four different colors.

Is the Samsung Galaxy A14 5G waterproof?

Samsung's Galaxy A14 5G is the company's latest budget smartphone, but can it handle your everyday adventures?
New Apple Ipad Mini Gaming.

The best gaming tablets for 2023

Want to game on the go? You'll need to have a great gaming tablet. But which one should you buy? Here are our picks of the best gaming tablets in 2023.
The T-Mobile logo on a smartphone.

T-Mobile is leaving AT&T and Verizon in the 5G dust

Ookla's latest market research report shows that T-Mobile is pulling even farther ahead in the 5G race.
Weather details showing in iOS 15's weather app

The best weather apps for iPhone in 2023: AccuWeather, Carrot, and more

Whether you're looking for the most comprehensive data or something on the fun side, we've put together a list of the best weather apps for your iPhone.
Beatspend Spotify receipt app running on an iPhone.

Beatspend app: how to make your own Spotify listening receipt

Want to see how much money you've paid toward your favorite artists this year? This nifty app will generate your very own Spotify receipt.
iPhone 14 Pro with a black always-on screen.

iPhone 14 Pro: how to make your always-on screen black

If you're looking for a more minimalist always-on display for your iPhone 14 Pro, iOS 16.2 has the answer. Here's how to set it up.
Person holding iPhone 14 searching for Emergency SOS satellite.

iPhone 14 satellite connectivity: how it works, what it costs, and more

The iPhone 14 lets you call for help via satellite from even the most remote areas. Here's everything you need to know about this groundbreaking new feature.
Samsung galaxy tab S8 ultra on purple background

The most innovative tablets of 2022

It's been an interesting year for tablets, but among so many powerful options, few stood out with anything really innovative. Here's what 2022 brought us.
Boxes for an Apple Watch, iPhones, and Airpods sit on a desk.

5 Apple gadgets you really should avoid this holiday season

Apple makes some great products, but they're not all obvious choices. Here are five Apple gadgets you'll want to think twice about before buying this season.
Samsung Galaxy phone on counter.

How to set up and use a second line on an iPhone with an eSIM

Setting up a second line on your iPhone is a great way to avoid roaming fees when traveling or even just for a better work-life balance. Here's how to do it.
An iPad using Stage Manager in iPadOS 16.

Which iPad tablets are compatible with iPadOS 16?

All the extra power in iPadOS 16 means Apple has to leave a few older iPad models off the list this year. Did yours make the cut?
MediaTek Processor

MediaTek’s T800 chipset will bring ultrafast 5G to more devices than ever

MediaTek's T800 promises incredible 5G speeds at a fraction of the size and power, opening the door to a whole new world of possibilities for 5G connectivity.
Someone holding the iPad (2022) with the display turned on.

Apple iPad (2022) vs. iPad Air (2022): Should you spend $449 or $599?

Apple's new iPad (2022) adopts the now-familiar design of the iPad Air (2022), but how does it compare under the hood?
An iPad using Stage Manager in iPadOS 16.

How to download iPadOS 16 right now

iPadOS 16 has finally arrived! Here's how to update your iPad to the latest version of Apple's tablet operating system.
Someone using an Apple Pencil with the 10th Gen iPad.

Does the Apple iPad (2022) work with Apple Pencil?

Budding digital artists may rejoice that Apple's newest iPad still supports the Apple Pencil, but you may want to read the fine print.
Aircraft among clouds descending for a landing.

Is 5G dangerous for airplanes? Here’s what pilots and the FAA say

After months of wrangling with the aviation industry, AT&T and Verizon rolled out their C-Band 5G spectrum this year, but have they taken enough precautions?
The front of the iPad 10th Gen.

Does the Apple iPad (2022) have Face ID?

Apple's 2022 iPad adopts a new design that fits in with the rest of the iPad family. But is Face ID part of the equation?
The 10th gen iPad.

The one insane thing keeping the 2022 iPad from being amazing

Apple's new 10th-gen iPad features a fantastic new design and finally switched over to USB-C, but sadly Apple hasn't severed all its ties with the past.
The T-Mobile logo on a smartphone.

It’s late 2022, and Verizon and AT&T still can’t beat T-Mobile’s 5G network

Even though its rivals are rolling out faster C-band spectrum, T-Mobile still holds a commanding lead in nationwide performance.
Someone using Google Maps turn-by-turn directions on the Google Pixel Watch.

Does the Google Pixel Watch have ECG? The health feature, explained

ECG is a standard and expected feature on most smartwatches today. Does the Google Pixel Watch deliver here?
The Amazon Smart Thermostat installed on a wall.

Amazon’s Nest thermostat alternative is $42 for Prime Day

Save on your heating bills this winter with Amazon's Smart Programmable Thermostat with Alexa for only $42.
Amazon Smart Plug.

Prime Day: Make any appliance smart with this $13 accessory

With Amazon's Smart Plug on sale for only $13 in this fall's Prime Day deals, you can afford to smarten up your entire home.
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This Klipsch subwoofer is 50% off during Newegg’s Prime Day sales

Add some solid bass to your holiday parties with this Klipsch subwoofer that's on sale for only $125.
Prime Day 2022 cordless vacuum deals graphic.

The 5 best cordless vacuum deals in the October Prime Day sales

If you're shopping for a new cordless vacuum, there's no better time to buy with Amazon, Best Buy, and Walmart getting in on the fall Prime Day action.
Compustar 4905S remoter stater kit.

Prime Day: Adding remote start to your car just got $150 cheaper

Make sure your car is warm and toasty this winter with this great Best Buy Prime Day deal on a remote start kit for only $300.