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Cricket drops 8Mbps speed cap and adds 5G access to all rate plans

If you’re looking for an alternative to one of the major wireless providers, MVNOs and pre-paid options like Cricket are certainly worth a look. You may end up making a few sacrifices in the features department, but many find it to be a worthy trade off considering how much money you could potentially save each […]

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Leaked image shows Facebook’s notch-sporting Meta smartwatch

Remember when notches were only found on phones? Not only does Apple’s new MacBook Pros come with cutouts, it appears that a smartwatch being developed by Meta, which until yesterday was known as Facebook, is building a smartwatch with a notch and front-facing camera. The image was discovered by app developer Steve Moser and published […]

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Supply chain constraints finally catch up as global smartphone shipments dipped 6.7 percent in Q3

The double-digit growth enjoyed by the smartphone market in the first couple of quarters of 2021 has come to an abrupt end according to the latest information from the International Data Corporation (IDC). Preliminary data from its Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker report shows that smartphone vendors collectively shipped 331.2 million handsets during the third […]

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HP launches the Omen 27c, a 27-inch 1440p monitor with a 240Hz refresh rate

Long gone are the days when curved QHD monitors with super-high refresh rates cost the same as—or more than—your PC. HP’s just-announced Omen 27c, for example, offers all those benefits and a slew of other features for $529.99. The Omen 27c boasts a 27-inch VA panel with a 1000R curvature and 240Hz refresh rate—that’s the […]

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Apple Q4 sales deliver record revenue, misses estimates for first time since 2017; supply issues cost firm $6 billion

Apple has announced its financial results for the fiscal 2021 fourth-quarter ending September. Although the tech giant reported record revenue of $83.4 billion, it ultimately failed to meet Wall Street expectations. For the period commencing from July until September 25, analysts expected revenue of $84.85 billion. Still, the earnings figure increased by 29 percent compared […]

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Oculus Quest VR headsets to remove Facebook account requirement; GTA: San Andreas coming to VR

Despite its popularity, the big issue most people have with the Oculus Quest headsets is that they need an active Facebook account to set up. But the social network has listened to the complaints and will soon drop this requirement. The Oculus Quest 2 is currently the most popular VR headset on the Steam survey […]

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Logitech reports record sales but warns of issues supplying demand moving forward

It’s almost become a weekly occurrence where a technology company has issued a statement regarding supply chain complications impacting their products. Despite reporting record sales, Logitech has now said it will also be affected by logistical problems moving forward. The computer peripheral manufacturer reported sales of $1.31 billion for the quarter ending September 30, 2021. […]