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Hands-on with Belkin’s new lineup of wireless chargers at CES 2018

Belkin just announced a whole swath of new wireless charging products at CES. We’ve gone hands-on to test them out and get an early look at what you can expect when they launch later this year. … Read the rest … Continue reading

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Hands-on: Bento Stack is a great organization tool for Apple accessories

From 9to5Toys: Apple accessories, there are tons of them. You have Apple Watch bands, Apple Pencil, iPad chargers, iPhone and MacBook chargers, and more. Anytime you leave the house or go on vacation, if you’re anything like me, there’s a … Continue reading

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Hands-on: MobileMiner – how to mine cryptocurrency on an iPhone [Video]

When you think of a cryptocurrency mining rig, it’s easy to associate it with large rigs featuring multiple GPUs in some type of air-cooled room. While that may be true, not every cryptocurrency needs hulking GPUs and rigs designed specifically … Continue reading

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Hands-On With the New Final Cut Pro X 10.4 Update

Alongside the launch of the iMac Pro last Thursday, Apple introduced a new version of Final Cut Pro X, the company’s video editing software aimed at professionals. We went hands-on with the new Final Cut Pro X 10.4 update in … Continue reading

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Final Cut Pro 10.4: Hands-on with five small but notable enhancements [Video]

Final Cut 10.4 was released last Thursday alongside the new iMac Pro, and as we elaborated on in our hands-on walkthrough, it’s a huge update with tons of new features and enhancements. I didn’t have time to touch on everything … Continue reading

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Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018): Hands-on video, manual reveal all

Thanks to the user manual uploaded by Samsung itself in its database, we can take a very detailed first look at the Galaxy A8 and A8+ 2018. (This is a preview – click here to read the entire entry.) Android … Continue reading

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A hands-on tutorial for Houdini, the iOS 10.x “semi-jailbreak” tweaking tool

If you’ve heard of the new tool Houdini but haven’t got around to trying it out yet, then let us show you how in this quick guide. If you haven’t heard of it, check out my post on the topic … Continue reading

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Honor View 10 hands-on: Ready to take on the big brands

Honor presented the View 10 in London, a flagship with artificial intelligence that prepares to challenge the big players on the market. Here are our first impressions. (This is a preview – click here to read the entire entry.) Android … Continue reading

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Matt Lauer Settles into His New Life, Hands-On Dad

Matt Lauer’s punching in for his new gig … picking up kids for his elementary school carpool. Lauer was driving his 11-year-old son, Thijs, to school Monday morning, and also scooped up one of his kid’s friends too. Coming off … Continue reading

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Hands-on: Akitio Thunder3 Quad X – a four bay drive enclosure with classic Mac Pro-inspired design [Video]

When it comes to Thunderbolt 3 support, there are a handful of companies that immediately come to mind. Akitio, a California-based innovator, is definitely one of those companies. One of its first big Thunderbolt 3-equipped products, the Akitio Node, made … Continue reading

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