‘Problems with hard drives mainly due to aging’
Problems with hard drives are mainly caused by aging drives. This concludes cloud backup and storage specialist Backblaze in its annual survey of its own non-working hard drives.
The backup and storage specialist annually investigates what causes hard drives to experience problems This is based ... Read more
Apple could be developing a new iPhone Ultra for 2024
This information comes from tech journalist Mark Gurman at Bloomberg, who has a solid reputation for his Apple predictions.
He based his latest speculation on comments made by Apple CEO Tim Cook during a recent investor call. Cook said that people are willing to "stretch" to get the best iPhone ... Read more
Apple predicts that revenue will decline for the second quarter in a row
The company's CEO, Tim Cook, was optimistic about sales of services and iPhones but acknowledged that the economic uncertainty would likely impact areas such as gaming and digital advertising.
Despite recent financial results among the company's worst in years, Cook and Apple's leadership team t... Read more
Samsung Galaxy Book3 hands-on; a big step forward
Today Samsung announced two new lines. Not only does the Galaxy line of smartphones get an update, there will also be a new line of the Galaxy Book. We were already able to take a very close look at the Samsung Galaxy S23 and the Galaxy Book3. In this article, we discuss our impressions of the Sams... Read more
Samsung Galaxy S23, S32+ and S23 Ultra hands-on
Today Samsung announced two new product lines. Not only does the Galaxy line of smartphones get an update, there will also be a new line of the Galaxy Book. We were already able to take a closer look at the Samsung Galaxy S23 and the Galaxy Book3. In this article, we discuss the Samsung Galaxy S23,... Read more
Hackers crack business Chromebooks with SH1MMER tool
Hackers from The Mercury Group have developed the exploit SH1MMER that can "liberate" Chromebooks from business management functionality and limitations. Google is working with its hardware partners on a solution to fix it.
Specifically, SH1MMER is a modified Return Merchandise Authorization (RM... Read more
‘Apple works on foldable iPad and iPad Mini’
Respected mobile analyst, Ming-Chi Kuo, has shared some juicy details in a recent series of tweets. According to Kuo, Apple is bringing us a foldable iPad and an upgraded iPad Mini. They could be hitting the shelves as early as 2024!
So, what do we know about these possible devices? The foldabl... Read more
Here’s what to expect from the upcoming Samsung Unpacked event
Samsung is set to unveil its latest products on February 1st, during its first Unpacked event of 2023. Expectations are high for the new Galaxy S23 phone lineup to be the centerpiece, with rumors and teasers pointing to a new, improved camera system and higher performance.
The Galaxy S23 Ultra i... Read more
Apple releases iOS 16.3 with support for hardware security keys
iOS 16.3 adds an extra layer of protection against phishing attacks and unauthorized access. Hardware security keys are small physical devices that can connect to Macs and iPhones via USB-C and near-field communication (NFC).
Instead of using the regular six-digit verification code to unlock a d... Read more
Apple Mac mini M2 and M2 Pro available from January 24
Apple launched Mac mini models with M2 and M2 Pro processors. The processors provide significant performance improvements over M1 models from the previous generation.
The Mac mini M2 and M2 Pro are available for pre-orders starting today. Apple will ship the devices from January 24 onwards. The... Read more