Apples AirPods are a hit, but there are other true wireless headphones that give you some options if you are willing to try.
Amazon has released a new ten inch tablet with a USB C connector. THe upgraded device has 10 hour batery life and faster processors but still is locked to the amazon eco system which lags behind the Google play store and Apple Store in options.
Apple has released MacOS 10.15 Catalina, and it has made some changes. It also has a few bugs that need to be fixed.
Microsoft has introduced the Surface X, an ARM based tablet to compete with the iPad Pro. It runs Windows X and "most" of Windows software.
The Microsoft Duo and Neo explore new form factors and won't be around for a year.
The Apple Watch 5 is getting close to the perfect watch, but the watch faces are still just ugly.
Apple maps have been improved continuously and the latest version adds a smart ETA function that updates those you have shared your ETA with as you drive.
The Nintendo switch lite, is the best mobile gaming device you can buy, but should you?
Imagine a top of line smart phone that sells for half of the price of the most popular phones which now command over $1000. The OnePlus 7T could finally get a bigger piece of the pie.
A new weakness in IOS allows jailbreaking once again, and for some, that might be a good thing.
Motorola is reintroducing the flip phone as a modern screen folding phone that flips like phones of old. The question is, will this be the shape of phones to come… again.
People who own Apple watches that have cellular radios are reporting issues with battery life. Many are claiming the watch can not make it through a day without recharging at least once. The issues appear even if the cellular radio is turned off. Apple has since released WatchOS 6.0.1 which may resolve some of the issues. Everyone with an Apple Watch should update to WatchOS 6.0.1 as soon as possible.
Samsung has reintroduced their Galaxy fold phone, for those who want a double wide.
Amazon has introduced two new Ring cameras that expand the pricing and technology fo their line but also might be a bit creepy.
IOS 13.0 was buggy and not ready for prime time, but IOS 13.1 is out and it smooths things over. You need to be sure to update all of you apps before you update IOS. There are some incompatibilities that may cause connectivity issues if you are not aware.
Amazon has announced a bunch of new products, here is a quick run down.
Apple Watch Series 5 fixes one of the longest lasting complaints about apple watches and finally allows the watch to do the one thing every watch should do, tell the time.
The new Xiaomi Mi Mix Alpha will have a screen that wraps around almost the entire phone. How will this change things? Who knows.
Microsoft has started beta testing is Edge browser based on Chromium rather than the internal Microsoft technology. This new Edge browser will run the same rendering engine as Googles Chrome browser which Google controls, and this puts a lot of power in Googles hands. As the dominant browser they can now dictate what technologies are and are not going to work on most of the computer browsers in the world.
Netflix has ended its support for Apples AirPlay, which allows viewers on handheld devices to push their video and audio feeds to a compatible TV or to the Apple TV device. Netflix says it is a matter of quality control, and that their subscribers should use native apps for viewing on those devices. Not to worry though you can still AirPlay Apple shows and movies, as well as Amazon Prime, and virtually every other streaming content source on your IOS devices.