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iPhone 12 release is in 2 days – these are the cases and accessories you need

Wednesday  18:19,   21 october 2020

Apple's new iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro will both be released on Friday after being delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Whether you've already placed your order or you're waiting to buy one in a store, there are plenty of iPhone 12... >>>

Acer Swift 3x laptop delivers an Intel graphics boost for budding creators

Wednesday  18:19,   21 october 2020

The 14-inch thin-and-light is one of the first to get Intel's Iris Xe Max discrete graphics. That's a step up from the integrated graphics you'd typically find in a laptop like this. And if it performs as promised, it'll keep Intel competitive... >>>

Acer updates its ConceptD 7 laptops and adds a new desktop model

Wednesday  18:19,   21 october 2020

Acer’s ConceptD machines are aimed at graphics and video professionals who want and need power. Today, the company has added a mid-sized tower to its range of desktop PCs and updating its flagship laptops, the ConceptD 7 and 7 Pro. Both of the new... >>>

Today’s best deals: Lysol wipes and spray in stock, $6.75 Kasa smart plugs, huge Purell discounts, Prime-only deals, more

Wednesday  18:16,   21 october 2020

We've got a terrific roundup for you to check out on Wednesday, and it starts off with a few very rare opportunities. Lysol wipes and Lysol spray are both in stock right now at Amazon, and they're both available at slightly less inflated... >>>

Apple pulls TV Remote app now that it's built into iOS

Wednesday  18:16,   21 october 2020

Don’t go looking for Apple’s dedicated remote app to steer your Apple TV — you won’t find it. The 9to5Mac team has learned that the company quietly removed the Apple TV Remote app from its digital store. While there wasn’t an official explanation,... >>>

PayPal will soon let US users buy, sell and shop with cryptocurrency

Wednesday  18:16,   21 october 2020

PayPal is leaping into the cryptocurrency market, Starting in the next few weeks, users in the US can buy and sell bitcoin and several other digital currencies on the platform. Early next year, you’ll be able to use cryptocurrency to pay for goods... >>>

Humans 'likely' contributed to extinction of dodo bird, giant tortoise: Study

Wednesday  18:16,   21 october 2020

Human activity is "likely contributed" to the extinction of multiple species on the islands on Madagascar and Mascarene Islands. Animals native to the islands such as the dodo bird and giant tortoises had survived "repeated megadroughts" over... >>>

Acer’s Swift 3X includes Intel’s new Iris Xe Max discrete GPU

Wednesday  17:35,   21 october 2020

A new Swift 3 for... >>>

Acer's first Chromebooks with Snapdragon 7c offer low-cost LTE

Wednesday  17:31,   21 october 2020

Acer is still finding ways to produce stand-out Chromebooks. The PC maker has unveiled its first Chrome OS laptops with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 7c, the Chromebook Spin 513 and its Enterprise Spin 513 counterpart, and both promise to keep you going... >>>

Acer’s Swift 3X is the first laptop with Intel Xe Max graphics

Wednesday  17:30,   21 october 2020

Acer is adding another laptop to its range of Swift 3 series, which were only just updated at the start of September. Like their brethren, the Swift 3X can be specced up to a new Core i7 processor, but the real news is the option to include Intel’s... >>>

Google closes actively exploited zero-day gap in Chrome

Wednesday  16:52,   21 october 2020

© DEFAULT_CREDIT Google Chrome (Image: Google) The FreeType component is affected. Google is holding back all details about the vulnerability. However, a patch for the Open Source project FreeType allows conclusions to be drawn about the source of... >>>

iPad Air 4th Generation review

Wednesday  16:47,   21 october 2020

Unlike the 8th Gen iPad that only got some retooling under the hood with the A12 Bionic chip, Apple gave the latest iPad Air a full facelift and rethinking. For starters, the home button is gone and the screen stretches fully to the edges,... >>>

Apple iPad Air (2020) review: Who needs the iPad Pro?

Wednesday  16:46,   21 october 2020

I am the best kind of person to write a review of the new iPad Air. And, not just because I’m the editor of Engadget, but because I happen to be in the market for a personal computer. I need a machine for emails, browsing, Spotify and Slack— basic... >>>

Apple says iPhone 12's ceramic screen is tougher than glass. Here's why

Wednesday  16:15,   21 october 2020

The iPhone 12 has Ceramic Shield. The Galaxy Note 20 Plus has Gorilla Glass Victus. One company makes them both. What's the difference?The iPhone 12 -- which is now on sale (at least two models) -- has a brand-new cover material to protect its... >>>

Samsung offers actual paint to complement its artsy QLED TVs

Wednesday  15:56,   21 october 2020

To promote its lineup of colorful Lifestyle TVs, Samsung’s marketing brain-trust has seized on the idea of giving away actual paint in the UK. The company unveiled “LivingColour,” its first paint collection in six colors including “Frame Beige” and... >>>