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One month with the Samsung Galaxy Fold: Productivity unfolded

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Mon, 11/04/2019 - 19:21
The display has been flawless, the outside display is used a lot, the battery goes all day with extensive use, and the device has received a security/camera update. There is a slight bit of movement in the closed position, but it continues to be my nearly perfect daily driver.

Best Costco Black Friday 2019 deals

zdnet news - Mon, 11/04/2019 - 16:31
Costco's very best deals on laptops and desktop PCs for Black Friday 2019.

iOS 13 has a huge bug that makes me want to dump my iPhone and iPad

zdnet news - Mon, 11/04/2019 - 10:04
iOS 13 has what is becoming a show-stopping bug -- switching between apps has become painful to the point of frustration.

On Halloween night, Google discloses Chrome zero-day exploited in the wild

zdnet news - Fri, 11/01/2019 - 13:27
On Halloween, Google releases Chrome 78.0.3904.87 to patch a Chrome zero-day discovered by Kaspersky exploited in the wild.

iOS 13.2 tips: Check these security and privacy settings today

zdnet news - Fri, 11/01/2019 - 12:00
If you are the type that is security conscious, here are some steps you should take to lock down an iPhone running iOS 13.2 and iPad running iPadOS 13.2.

iPhone 11 portrait mode vs plain-old digital camera: Love or hate all the photo fakery?

zdnet news - Thu, 10/31/2019 - 18:24
With the help of my lovely friend Natalia, I did a photo shoot comparing Apple's iPhone 11 Pro Max to a plain-old digital camera. The iPhone 11 is an amazing achievement, and also full of fakery. Some people may love the result, some people may not.

Python programming language creator retires, saying: 'It's been an amazing ride'

zdnet news - Thu, 10/31/2019 - 16:06
The creator of the world's most popular programming language goes into retirement.

Microsoft to release an alpha of WinUI 3.0 next week

zdnet news - Wed, 10/30/2019 - 21:58
Microsoft's plan to try to undo some of its past missteps around its Windows app development strategy is moving ahead.

LG G8X ThinQ Dual Screen review: For $700, better productivity than the Galaxy Fold

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Wed, 10/30/2019 - 19:00
While Samsung's Galaxy Fold is pushing technology forward, LG offers up an affordable two screen device that is better for productivity than the Fold. The flexibility to use the LG G8X as a standard Android phone with one screen is a benefit too.

Samsung discusses Bixby adoption, SmartThings expansion, and One UI 2 improvements

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Wed, 10/30/2019 - 02:52
The Samsung Developer Conference keynote was conducted by several Samsung executives covered a range of topics focused on helping developers continue to provide enhanced experiences for Samsung users.

New 'unremovable' xHelper malware has infected 45,000 Android devices

zdnet news - Tue, 10/29/2019 - 21:05
Factory resets aren't helping. Neither are mobile antivirus solutions. Malware keeps reinstalling itself.

My $1,000 mistake: Here's why I’m returning the Pixel 4 XL to Google

zdnet news - Mon, 10/28/2019 - 18:55
The battery life is terrible and the camera is disappointing. But AT&T's failure to support a key feature was the last straw.

Google revealed what it told advertisers about me. It was a mess

zdnet news - Mon, 10/28/2019 - 17:35
Seek deep into Google's bowels and you'll find a page where Google lists what it (thinks it) knows about you. Oh dear, it thinks I'm single.

Nomad Rugged Case for Google Pixel 4: Elegant Horween leather with 6 foot drop protection

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Sun, 10/27/2019 - 17:21
The Google Pixel 4 is a small, powerful Android smartphone and with Nomad's new Rugged Case you can wrap it in TPU and leather. Over time the leather will patina and develop some custom character.

Totallee Pixel 4 transparent case and glass screen protector: Stop scratches with minimal added weight

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Sat, 10/26/2019 - 23:29
Totallee is known for creating ultra thin and light weight cases for smartphones. Its latest transparent case for the Google Pixel 4 lets you enjoy the color of your phone while preventing scratches and damage from bumps.

Why is Windows 10 a mess? Ex-Microsoft engineer blames the culture of 'made-men'

zdnet news - Thu, 10/24/2019 - 18:17
Windows 10 could be better if only Microsoft got rid of its layers of made-men, according to a former Microsoft distinguished engineer.

Google Pixel 4 review: Solid camera, but poor battery and cellular performance kill it for business

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Thu, 10/24/2019 - 17:21
Google Pixel phones are known for advanced camera software, but this single feature cannot carry the Pixel 4 to success. There are many other elements important to business use that are just not present on the Pixel 4.

Nimbus9 cases for the Apple iPhone 11 and 11 Pro: Drop protection with easy car mount support

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Sun, 10/20/2019 - 17:47
Nimbus9 recently released three series for the Apple iPhone 11 with drop protection and lifetime warranty. Two of the three series are ready for easy mounting in an automobile.

Case-Mate for Apple iPhone 11 Pro: Stylish protection for your expensive smartphone

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Sat, 10/19/2019 - 19:32
One of the more popular case brands I see at carrier stores and covering phones during my commute is Case-Mate. The company recently released a host of stylish options, some with 10 foot drop protection, and I tested out four of them over the past month.

Multifactor authentication issue hitting North American Azure, Office 365 users

zdnet news - Fri, 10/18/2019 - 21:21
MFA issues are impacting a number of Microsoft Azure and Office 365 customers in North America. So far, the causes aren't known, but Microsoft engineers say they're working on it.