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A man reads a text on an Amazon Kindle Oasis.

Amazon Kindle Oasis vs. Kindle Paperwhite: don’t buy the wrong one

The Kindle Oasis and Kindle Paperwhite are two of the best e-readers you can buy today, but choosing between the two can be tough. Here's how they compare.
The back of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 and Galaxy Z Flip 4.

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 vs. Galaxy Z Flip 4: should you upgrade?

The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 is the new member of Samsung's foldable lineup, but is it better than last year's Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4, and should you upgrade?
The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 with a live wallpaper set for its Home Screen wallpaper.

The best free live wallpapers for Android: 12 best ones in 2023

Tired of static Android wallpapers that serve only as bland backdrops? Live wallpapers add panache to your Android device without draining the battery.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 standing upright with its main display turned on.

The best Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 screen protectors: 6 best to buy now

The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 has twice the screens, which means there are twice the screens to break. Here are the best Z Flip 5 screen protectors you can buy.
Timer running on the Galaxy Z Flip 5 cover screen.

Does the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 have a headphone jack?

The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 is a foldable smartphone that seems to have everything you could want. But does it have a headphone jack? Here's where to find out.
Photo of official Samsung cases for the Galaxy Z Flip 5.

The best Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 cases: 8 best ones right now

The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 is here, and you'll want to keep yours safe. Here are the best Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 cases and covers you can buy right now.
Two Galaxy Z Fold 5 phones next to each other -- one is open and one is closed.

The best Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 5 cases: 10 best ones so far

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 5 is here. Make sure you protect your $1,800 phone with any of these great cases.
Tinder Dating App

The best dating apps in 2023: our 23 favorite ones

Online dating can be stressful, time-consuming, and downright awful. Thankfully, the top dating apps allow you to streamline the process. Here are the best.
The Nothing Phone 2 and Nothing Phone 1's Glyph lights.

Nothing Phone 2 vs. Nothing Phone 1: should you upgrade?

The Nothing Phone 2 is Nothing's second phone and first in the U.S. market. But is it worth upgrading from the Nothing Phone 1? We found out.
The Nothing Phone 2's camera module with the lights lit up.

Is the Nothing Phone 2 waterproof?

There's nothing quite like Nothing. The Nothing Phone 2 has been revealed, and it's a strong second act. But is it waterproof?
A person is watching a movie using the Apple Vision Pro.

The Apple Vision Pro has given VR its iPhone moment

Does the Apple Vision Pro's high price matter? Not when it's already given VR its iPhone moment and changed the market forever -- even before it's come out.
Promotional logo for WWDC 2023.

WWDC 2023: everything announced at Apple’s huge event

That's a wrap! Apple WWDC 2023's keynote is over. Here's everything announced, from the incredible Vision Pro headset to the newest iOS software.
The expanded DynamicSpot Dynamic Island at the top of the Pixel 7 Pro.

I put the iPhone’s Dynamic Island on my Pixel 7 Pro — and I can’t go back

I wasn't sure about Apple's Dynamic Island feature — until I put it on my Android phone. And now I can't imagine being without it.
The Google Pixel 7 and Pixel 7a held in a person's hand.

Google can create the perfect Pixel phone — if it changes one thing

The Pixel 7a is a great phone. But with a few smart tweaks, Google could easily create a perfect Pixel. Here's how.
Google Pixel 7a back camera

Google Pixel 7a vs. Pixel 7: don’t buy the wrong Pixel

The Google Pixel 7a is Google's latest midrange phone, and it's a strong contender. But how does it stack up against its stablemate, the Pixel 7? We found out.
Google Pixel 7a in Snow on a lamp post

Does the Google Pixel 7a have a headphone jack?

The Google Pixel 7a is Google's latest midrange smartphone. Does it include a headphone jack? And what can you do if it doesn't? We have all the answers.
The Google I/O 2023 logo outside Mountain View.

Everything announced at Google I/O 2023: Pixel Fold, Pixel 7a, and more

Google I/O 2023 has come and gone. From the Pixel Fold to the Pixel 7a (and a load of AI stuff in-between), here are all of the biggest announcements.
The Bluesky app on the Google Play Store, displayed on a Pixel 7 Pro.

What is Bluesky, and how to get an invite

Bluesky is the hot new social network. But what exactly is it, why do you need an invite, and how can you get one? Here's what you need to know about Bluesky.
The Moto G Stylus 2023, standing upright on a couch, with its display turned on.

If you like cheap phones, you’ll love these 2 new Moto G options

Motorola has revealed two new versions of the Moto G and Moto G Stylus, and while not direct upgrades, these two remixes of classics are budget phones to watch.
The DynamicSpot Dynamic Island at the top of the Pixel 7 Pro.

How to add the iPhone’s Dynamic Island to your Android phone

The Dynamic Island is Apple's hot addition to the iPhone 14 Pro, but it's been copied by apps. Here's how to add Apple's Dynamic Island to your Android phone.
Four side-by-side shots of the Moto Razr 2023. A new red coloway is visible.

New Motorola Razr 2023 leaks show the colorful flip phone we need

The new Moto Razr flip phone has been pictured in a new colorway, along with some new outer screen customization features. And it looks great.
The Google Pixel 7 Pro standing up.

I wish I never bought my Google Pixel 7 Pro

The Google Pixel 7 Pro is bringing my years-long love affair with the Pixel line to a shuddering halt, and Google needs to act quickly to fix it.
best parental control apps

The best parental control apps for iPhone and Android

Many kids have smartphones these days, and that can make parenting tricky. Check out the best parental control apps to monitor smartphone and app activity.
Someone writing on the Amazon Kindle Scribe.

New Kindle Scribe update adds a long-awaited feature

The Kindle Scribe is a stellar device for a certain type of person, and this new update means it works even better with Microsoft Word.
Pixel phone with five icon at the bottom of the display.

How to restore deleted text messages on Android

It's all too easy to accidentally delete a message you weren't intending to delete. Here are a number of ways to restore deleted text messages in Android.
Render of the Motorola Moto G Power 5G in a white color against a light purple background.

Moto G Power 5G adds a flagship feature to a budget phone

Motorola's Moto G Power range has long been known for its long battery life, but now Motorola is introducing a new feature — and it comes from flagship phones.
The Galaxy A54's main screen.

Does the Samsung Galaxy A54 have wireless charging?

The Samsung Galaxy A54 is looking like one of the year's best midrange smartphones. But does it have wireless charging? We have all the answers here.
The back of the white Galaxy A54.

Samsung Galaxy A54 vs. Galaxy S23: should you spend $450 or $800?

The Samsung Galaxy A54 looks like an excellent smartphone for $450. It's offering a lot for the price tag, but is it enough to pick it over the Galaxy S23?
Using Google Assistant on the Google Pixel Watch.

What is Google Assistant? Here’s the guide you need to get started

What is Google Assistant and what can it do? We'll show you how to get up and running, and introduce you to some of Google Assistant's coolest features.
Google Pixel Watch on a wrist.

5 things we’d love to see at Google I/O 2023 (but probably won’t)

Google I/O 2023 is almost here, and we have a good idea of what Google will show us. But there are a few products we'd love to see ... but probably won't.

The best iPhone 12 Pro cases: 15 greatest ones you can buy

The iPhone 12 Pro remains a great smartphone in 2023 — and there are still plenty of excellent cases you can get for it. Here are the best ones!
The Nokia G60 5G laid face down on a lapdesk.

Nokia G60 5G review: a strong, but flawed, budget phone

HMD Global has made another play for the budget smartphone market, but is the new Nokia G60 5G good enough?
The OnePlus 11's screen.

The best OnePlus 11 screen protectors: our 5 favorite ones

The OnePlus 11 is an excellent device, but it needs protecting from scratches and bumps. Here are the best OnePlus 11 screen protectors you can buy right now.
OnePlus 11 in OnePlus's official sandstone case.

The best OnePlus 11 cases: top 5 cases you need to buy

The OnePlus 11 is here, and it's an incredible piece of kit. Keep it safe with one of the best OnePlus 11 cases and covers.