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Belkin chargers side-by-side comparison.

Belkin just made a huge bet on sustainability at CES 2023

Belkin has taken to CES 2023 to announce updates for some of its most popular accessories, which will now be made with post-consumer recycled plastic.
Instagram Top 9 app running on an iPhone.

Instagram Top 9: how to see your top 9 photos of 2022

If you've been posting on Instagram for the last year, you may want to see which photos were your most popular. Here's how to see your top 9 posts of 2022!
The screen on the Pixel 7 Pro.

Google Pixel 7: how to take a screenshot and record your screen

Need to know how to quickly make and share a screenshot on a Google Pixel 7 or 7 Pro? Here's how to take a screenshot or a screen recording.
Galaxy Note 20 Back

Goodbye Samsung Galaxy Note 20, you were a terrible phone

The Samsung Galaxy Note 20 was always a hard sell as a $1,000 smartphone, but it was somehow even much worse than I had expected.
The iPhone 8 with the iOS 16 lockscreen.

I thought iOS 16 would ruin my iPhone 8, but it shocked me

Apple's latest OS, iOS 16, is available for the iPhone 8. Using such old hardware with such new software surely can't be a good experience. Right?

The best walkie-talkie apps for Android and iOS

Fan of retro communication? Enjoy the nostalgia and meet new friends with the best walkie-talkie apps for Android and iOS.
Apple Watch Series 8 on a wrist.

How to buy the new Apple Watch Series 8, SE, and Ultra

Apple has unleashed a huge new range of Apple Watches. But how do you buy your favorite? Here's how you can purchase all the new Apple Watches right now.
Notifications on the Galaxy Watch 5 Pro.

How to take a screenshot on the Samsung Galaxy Watch

The Samsung Galaxy Watch has a small screen, but you can still take screenshots of it. Here's how to take screenshots on the Galaxy Watch.
Galaxy S22 Ultra with S22 Plus and S22.

Samsung Galaxy S22 vs. Galaxy S22 Plus vs. Galaxy S22 Ultra

Samsung's Galaxy S22 range is a trio of amazing-looking phones. But should you go for the base S22, the S22 Plus, or the S22 Ultra? We help you decide.
Google Pixel 6a

The best Google Pixel 6a cases and covers

The Google Pixel 6a boasts a tempting price tag, but you'll still want to protect your investment with one of the best Pixel 6a cases and covers around.
iPad Air 5 back in hand.

The best Apple iPad (2022) cases and covers

The Apple iPad 2022 is now available for preorder, and what better way to get ready for your new tablet than by buying a new case to go with it?
The 10th gen iPad.

Apple iPad 2022 vs. iPad 2021: Should you upgrade?

The new iPad is here, with a stunning new redesign. But how does it compare to last year's iPad? We took a look to find out.
M2 iPad Pro with Apple Pencil.

How to preorder the new iPad Pro

Apple has released the new iPad Pro range with relatively little fanfare, so it may have escaped your notice. Here's how to preorder the new iPad Pro.
The Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 Classic, worn on a wrist.

I ditched my smartwatch for a fitness tracker, and I couldn’t be happier

I bought a Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 Classic, and it's an incredible piece of tech. I'm also dropping it for a fitness tracker, and I think you should, too.
Google Pixel Watch with a recycled loop strap.

How to pre-order the Google Pixel Watch

The waiting is over -- the Pixel Watch has been revealed, and you can finally pre-order it. Here's where to pre-order your Google Pixel Watch.
Playing Dianlo Immortal on iPhone 14 Pro

What does a 120Hz refresh rate do? Smartphone refresh rates explained

What is a refresh rate, and how does it affect your smartphone? Here's an explainer of what a 90Hz or 120Hz refresh rate on a smartphone actually is.
Man holding a Google Pixel 7 Pro feat image.

How to preorder the Google Pixel 7 and 7 Pro right now

The Google Pixel 7 and 7 Pro are Google's latest and greatest smartphones. You can grab one on preorder right now and get awesome bonuses -- here's how.
Kindle Oasis (2019) Review

Your guide to the best e-book readers for 2022

For bookworms, an e-book reader can be an important part of life, but which should you get? Here are the best e-book readers available right now.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 Plus Apps.

How to take a screenshot on any Samsung Galaxy tablet

Want to take a screenshot on your Samsung Galaxy Tab tablet? No matter how old your tablet is, we've got the methods you need to capture your screen right here.
How to record the screen on an Android device

How to record the screen on your Android phone or tablet

Don't just tell everyone how good you are at Fortnite — show them. Here's how you can record the screen on an Android smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Galaxy Z Flip 4.

How to buy the Galaxy Z Flip 4 and Z Fold 4 right now

Foldable phones are here to stay, so maybe this is the year you make the flip (or fold). Here's how to buy the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 and Z Fold 4.
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 Pro colors.

How to buy the Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 and Watch 5 Pro

The Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 and Galaxy Watch 5 Pro are set to be the best Android smartwatches around. Here's how to buy them both right now.
Apple Music

The best free music apps for iOS and Android

We've found the best music-listening and music-creating apps in existence for Android and iOS, including Spotify, Apple Music, and GarageBand.
Someone wearing the Galaxy Watch 5, looking at the app drawer.

How to add the Google Assistant to your Samsung Galaxy Watch

The Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 and Watch 5 Pro are exceptional pieces of tech, but did you know you can add the Google Assistant to them? Here's how.
The Android 12 Easter egg displayed on the Google Pixel 6a.

Google Pixel 6a vs. Pixel 5a: What difference does a year make?

The Google Pixel 6a is now available for pre-order. But there are still questions as to whether it's better than the Pixel 5a. We found out.
The Google Pixel 6a. We see the back of the phone as it's laying on top a piece of wood.

How to pre-order the Google Pixel 6a right now

The Google Pixel 6a is finally available for pre-order, and it's a strong midrange phone with a flagship camera. Here's how you can pre-order it.
iOS screen time controls.

How to use Screen Time on iOS to cut down on your phone use

You're not a slave to your phone, but it can feel that way. Want to cut down on the amount of time you spend on your iPhone? Just turn on Screen Time and relax.
Razer Raiju Mobile Games Controller with a smartphone attached, on a table in a sitting room

The best game controllers for Android phones and tablets in 2022

You can play games on your Android device, but if you're looking to up your game, you'll need a controller. Here are our picks of the best for Android devices.
iPhone SE 2022 Being Used.

Apple iPhone SE (2022) vs. Google Pixel 5a 5G

Apple's iPhone SE (2022) is available. But is it good enough to take on the Google Pixel 5a 5G? Here's how the two sub-$500 phones stack up.
A filtered lock screen on iOS 16.

Your Apple iPhone lock screen is finally your own in iOS 16

Apple's iOS 16 is going to dramatically change your relationship with your iPhone's lock screen and finally allow you to make it your own.
Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3.

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 vs. Galaxy Z Flip 3

Samsung has released its two latest folding phones, the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3. Which one should you buy? We found out.
Galaxy Z Fold 3, Galaxy Z Flip 3, and the Galaxy Watch 4, and Watch 4 Classic.

How to buy the Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 and Watch 4 Classic

The newest Galaxy smartwatches are here. Here's how you can buy the sporty Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 and the stylish Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 Classic.
Pixel 5a portrait mode.

The best Google Pixel 5a cases and covers

The Google Pixel 5a is one of the best cheap phones you can buy right now, but it still needs protecting. Here are the best Google Pixel 5a cases and covers.
A person holds an iPhone 11 with the Apple Music app open.

How to listen to Apple Music in hi-fi on iPhone and Android

Apple Music now offers lossless, hi-fi music on both Android and iPhone. Here's an in-depth guide on how to turn the setting on and start listening.