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Black Friday Tech Deals are flooding the internet right now, which is kind of great right? It’s all bells and whistles, but let’s be honest here, it’s getting kind of messy. There are so many deals on the internet right now that you ought to miss out on the most essential ones unless you have someone keep track of it. To save you from hours of searching, we’ve made a list of best black Friday deals AKA best tech deals of 2017. The Best Black Friday Tech Deals: The face-off is very evident between some of the biggest retailers in t...
“Cryptocurrency is a bubble, a scam. So avoid.” Isn’t this what we read in the headlines on a daily basis? If hackers were to believe it, the world would be free of breaches. Sadly, this is not the case and every month it so happens that we read about a new cryptocurrency hack. The latest victim of one such cryptocurrency hack is Tether, a startup that offers dollar-backed digital tokens. The alleged hacker stole almost $31 million in cryptocurrency from the Tether hack. Naturally, Redditors have already begun digging on the latest c...
Samsung has reportedly ditched plans to include fingerprint sensors under the screen of its next-generation Galaxy S9, according to South Korean news outlet The Investor. The Samsung Galaxy S9 leak also reveals that Samsung plans to make the rear-sensor placement a design trend. Chances are good that a futuristic fingerprint sensor will be placed in the middle, as seen on Google Pixel 2 and LG V30. The Galaxy S8 which came out 9 months ago, was a stunning model with one of the best designs, giving it an edge over the competition. A n...
Tablets haven’t seen much of a revival as the iPads are seen as the real thing. The Apple iPad’s price drop to $329 earlier this year pretty much positioned the device even further. There was a time when the iPad costs $500 or more, and people had to turn to cheap tablets that made for good alternatives. Amazon Inc., among other companies, profited during these years, as its line of Fire HR tablets were cheaper than Apple’s iPads. It had a few drawbacks, such as a bulky frame, a ‘jumpy’ browser, and ‘choppy’ scrolling. But now, Amazon...
The Lenovo ThinkPad 25 Anniversary Edition ($1,899) celebrates the past twenty-five years of Lenovo’s flagship brand. The limited edition release is pretty much the same as the ThinkPad T470 model, which it is based on. Aficionados of the ThinkPad’s classic design will no doubt rave over this limited edition machine. After all, Lenovo is paying homage to its long-standing line of ThinkPad, originally built for businesses. The original IBM ThinkPad, masterminded by Richard Sapper and engineered in the Yomoto Labs in Japan, was inspire...
Theologians often call religion a tool for binding societies to a set of norms and interpretations. One can also say it’s about relationships – one with God, with each other, and with the whole creation. So, what about our relationship with machines? If you think about it, computers already rule most of our world, and this has lead to the creation of a 'second narrative'. The one where computers dictate our relationship with reason and logic, with each other, and with the whole creation. It should be no surprise that many people in Si...
The iOS 11 update has brought many unpredictable problems. The most common of all seems to be the iOS 11 battery life issue. Many iPhone and iPad users have complained about battery life problems since upgrading to iOS 11. (Apple will release software updates to the issue, in the meantime you can refer to our guide on how to fix iOS 11 battery life problems.) Microsoft 365 users have flooded social media platforms with complaints saying they can’t send email on iOS 11. When attempting to send a new email, the app will fail to send and...
Within a month of Apple’s iOS 11 update, it was already installed on more devices than Oreo the latest version of Android. Apple’s iOS 11 is packed with plenty of new features, bug fixes, major interface overhaul (which everyone secretly hates!) and a lot more for iPhone and iPad users to enjoy. It’s not so sunny however, as many users are now running into iOS 11 battery life problems. Prior to the update, battery life lasted more than a day, almost two before needing to charge again. Most of the complaints seem to be coming from peo...
At the company’s media event of the year on September 12, Apple, Inc. unveiled both iPhone X and iPhone 8 models, with the highly-anticipated iPhone X starting at $999. As likely predicated, the most expensive Apple phone ever made has eclipsed the demand for the iPhone 8. A large number of prospective iPhone buyers are waiting until the iPhone X goes up on sale in late October rather than purchasing the more readily available iPhone 8, which launched this Friday. Apple watcher and industry analyst firm KGI Securities noted in a repo...
Gone are the days when augmented reality was just for Pokémon Go. The recently announced Apple ARKit will be bringing motley of AR tricks to some of your favorite apps. While ARKit will be officially available on September 19, app makers and Apple are already teasing with AR apps for iPhone X. Here are some of the best ARKit apps for iOS 11. IKEA PLACE Apple and Ikea have developed an augmented reality app that lets customers virtually place furniture in their apartments. The ‘Ikea Place’ app will allow customers to choose from ...