Apple iPhone X users may deal with the same issues as Pixel 2 XL users

November 7, 2017

The iPhone X display could have some issues.Image: dustin drankoski/mashable It turns out Apple’s iPhone X display could have some of the same issues as Google’s Pixel 2 XL. The iPhone X could be impacted by “burn-in” and other “visual changes” that commonly affect smartphones with OLED displays, according to a new Apple support document. SEE ALSO: Here’s why some apps will look bad on the iPhone X Burn-in happens…

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This iOS data management tool is on sale for less than $25

November 7, 2017

Download before you update.Image: DigiDNA Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Managing all of the data on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod can be a real iPain sometimes, especially when upgrading or switching devices forces you to leave some of your files behind. (To be fair, some of those photos from St. Patrick’s Day 2014 are probably better left in…

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Don’t expect your apps to look great on the iPhone X right away

November 4, 2017

Image: mashable/lili sams The iPhone X has the best display of any iPhone ever, but if you’re among the throngs of people lining up to buy one this week, don’t expect all your apps to look perfect right away. That’s because the changes Apple introduced with the iPhone X were so dramatic, developers have had to scramble to update their apps to optimize them for the device. And despite Apple’s…

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Your iPhone X pre-order could come much sooner than you thought

November 4, 2017

Image: dustin drankoski/mashable If you were settling in to wait days or weeks for your iPhone X pre-order to come through, you might want to check again. Though Apple hasn’t made any formal announcements about changes in availability, many people are now reporting their iPhone X orders are being moved up several days, or even weeks, ahead of their original estimates.  SEE ALSO: Apple iPhone X: Tracking the launch around…

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Is the iPhone X’s facial recognition twin compatible?

November 1, 2017

Image: lili sams/mashable The iPhone X is finally here. If you’ve been lucky enough to get your hands on one, then you know that the lack of a home button means you have to relearn quite a few basic tasks, like taking screenshots. SEE ALSO: Apple iPhone X review: A bold step into the future While other tasks, like app-switching, have replaced the home button with swipe gestures, taking a…

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Samsung’s new wireless earbuds are good, but they’re no AirPods

November 1, 2017

The Gear IconX 2018's look less dorky than Apple's AirPods.Image: raymond wong/mashable Even if you still have a phone with a headphone jack, chances are you’re interested in true wireless earbuds — they’re the ones without a cable connecting the two nubs that go into your ears — because who actually likes wires? There’s a ton of wireless earbuds flooding the market this holiday season. Most are aimed at Apple’s…

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Microsoft might be working on a new mobile project and it doesn’t sound great

October 27, 2017

Microsoft's Surface Pro, the company's new tablet will reportedly be centered around note-taking and come with a stylus.Image: lili sams/mashable Microsoft may be reviving one of its original tablet projects. The company is working on a new foldable tablet device that’s designed for note-taking, according to a new report in Windows Central. Details are still scarce but the current description sounds like a weird mashup between a smartphone and an…

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Enter to win a ballistic backpack stocked with the tech you’ll use every day

October 25, 2017

Ideal for commuters. Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. EDC (everyday carry) is more than a collection of random items that you keep in your bag or pockets at all times. It’s a lifestyle that values utility and preparedness so you can life hack your, well, life. Each EDC item is designed to serve at least one specific purpose…

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Google might be working on an XL Home to compete with HomePod and Echo

October 25, 2017

Google could be working on an XL smart speaker to compete with Apple and Amazon.Image: lili sams/mashable Google could enter the high-end audio market with a new version of its Home speaker to compete with Apple and Amazon, just as the next generation of smart speakers begins to emphasize sound quality.   The search giant is working on a large new smart speaker internally called the “Home Max,” according to…

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Backpacks with power banks help to keep your devices charged

October 24, 2017

Charging on the go is the new black.Image: Mancro Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. These days, we bring our devices everywhere with us in our bags. You’ll never know when you’ll need a charge, and it can get really annoying if your phone dies on the go. Avoid the hassle of surviving from outlet to outlet and check…

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