• 29
    Jun

    Apple’s Sidecar just really *gets* me, you know?

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    With the rollout of Apple’s  public beta software previews of macOS and the new iPadOS, I’ve finally been able to experience first-hand Sidecar, the feature that lets you use an iPad as an external display for your Mac. This is something I’ve been looking to make work since the day the iPad was released, and it’s finally here – and just about everything you could ...
  • 29
    Jun

    TCL Alto 7+ Review

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    It’s never been easier — or more affordable — to ditch your crappy TV speakers for something better. Over the past several years, we’ve seen major manufacturers turn their attention (and hefty development dollars) toward soundbars, aiming to provide an elevated listening experience that’s convenient, compact, and affordable for those who don’t have a ton of money left over after their ...
  • 29
    Jun

    Stop writing Jony Ive’s obituary, his passing from Apple is a new beginning

    “Good riddance.” “Do they really need him? Apple just makes rectangles for all their products now.” “Many Apple products could use a big design refresh anyway.” This is just a small selection of the less-than kind comments found on articles about Sir Jony Ive (I’m British, so I have no problem calling him by his title, unlike others) leaving Apple ...
  • 29
    Jun

    The Honor 20 is a great phone, but it lives in the shadow of its ...

    The Honor 20 is a great little phone. It’s lightweight, has a decent camera, comes in a shiny color, and isn’t all that expensive. Despite this, not only is it difficult to recommend, but I also question why it needs to exist at all. I have no doubt there are many justifiable business reasons behind it, but when the Honor ...
  • 18
    Jun

    Facebook announces Libra cryptocurrency: All you need to know

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    Facebook has finally revealed the details of its cryptocurrency, Libra, which will let you buy things or send money to people with nearly zero fees. You’ll pseudonymously buy or cash out your Libra online or at local exchange points like grocery stores, and spend it using interoperable third-party wallet apps or Facebook’s own Calibra wallet that will be built into ...