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Hands on with Windows 10X: Microsoft’s dual-screen OS is shallow but slick

As Microsoft moves toward the launch of the dual-screen Surface Neo, it’s banking on developers to release apps for Windows 10X. Is it fair to

The Huawei Mate P30 Pro is finally heading to the UK – but there’s a catch

Huawei’s super-powered mobile is landing in Carphone Warehouse soon, but without access to Google Apps and no confirmation on 5G options. Carphone announced today that’s

Huawei Mate 30 Pro teardown gives another reason to wish it were available

In just a week, Samsung will kick off this year’s batch of Android flagships and you can bet Huawei won’t be far behind. The Huawei

How to fix the “cannot be autosaved” bug when saving documents in macOS apps

An oddball problem with an oddball fix and some workarounds. Autosave is a highly useful macOS feature that prevents losing incremental changes to a document

The Best Sleep Tracking Apps for the Apple Watch

The Apple Watch doesn’t come with its own sleep tracking app, no matter which model you buy. Nor does Apple advertise “sleep tracking” as one

Hisense R50B7120UK Review

Can the Hisense B7120UK replicate the US success of Roku TV in the UK? The Hisense B7120 (R50B7120UK) is one of the first Roku TV

Here’s what Android running on the dual-screen Surface Duo might look like

Next up: Windows 10X. On Wednesday, Microsoft released an emulator showing how Android apps would run on the dual-screen Surface Duo Android phone. We now

iPad at 10: Why apps made the iPad a success

The App Store and iWork saved the iPad from being “just a big iPhone.” It’s hard to believe that January 27 marks the tenth anniversary

Microsoft’s Surface Duo SDK shows how dual-screen apps might work

With Microsoft’s Surface Duo dual-screen Android smartphone due later this year, the company has opened up the device’s SDK (software development kit) to developers eager

Microsoft begins bringing in developers to build its dual-screen future, including Windows 10X

Microsoft’s Surface Neo and Surface Duo are scheduled to ship in holiday 2020, meaning that developers have just a few months to port and test

The Advantages of a “Smart” Phone That Can Never Have Instagram

It’s not a “dumb” phone. That’s one of the first things that Joe Hollier and Kai Tang, the two founders of Light Phone, corrected me on

Is Huawei getting ready to launch its Android rival?

Signs are showing that Huawei could be close to launching its own smartphone operating system, months after it was shut out of the Android programme.

Huawei P40 leak proves it’s all about the cameras – again

Huawei has already confirmed its next-gen P40 series smartphones will go ahead without Google apps, and now we might have got our first look at

As Microsoft kills off its Remix3D 3D art repository tomorrow, let’s hope that Magic Select survives

You have just one day to save any 3D models you created with Windows’s Paint3D app. Editor’s Note: This story was originally published on July

Top 10 Best Cheap Smartphones Under £200 – For Photography 2020

We countdown the Top 10 Best budget smartphones for photography, priced at under £200, great for if you’re on a budget and looking for a

Byton M-Byte e-SUV reveals the reason for its 48-inch dash display

EV maker Byton wants to make sure there’s more than just a speedometer on the vast, 48-inch display in its upcoming M-Byte electric car, announcing

Five major Google products that might not live to see 2030

Google was just sharpening its knives in the 2020s. If you follow Killed by Google, it’s been a busy decade. No fewer than 150 apps and

How could Apple possibly improve the iPad in 2020?

Announced by Steve Jobs on 27 January 2010, the iPad went on to practically invent the tablet market. Sure, there were tablets before, but were

10 must-have apps for your new Apple Watch

Take your little wrist computer to the next level with these great apps. The Apple Watch is great right out of the box, but you’ll

How To Take Better Photos With Your Smartphone – 10 Top Tips

Mobile phone cameras are now capable of producing shots which even the most critical photographer will say are decent and well worth displaying in portfolios.

The Mac in 2020: New keyboards, ARM Macs, and an iMac reboot?

2019 was a transitional year for the Mac. Will 2020 be truly revolutionary? Last year I predicted huge changes for the Mac for 2019, and

The Best Smartwatches of 2019: WHICH IS RIGHT FOR YOU?

This definitive guide to the best smartwatches of 2019 explores everything you need to know before buying a smartwatch, including what to watch out for,

Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 benchmarks – and the problem with them

The Snapdragon 865 is Qualcomm’s latest-and-greatest chipset, set to be the 5G heart of most 2020 Android flagships, and unsurprisingly it blows right past its

Mobile trends to look forward to in 2020

Another year, another line up of smartphone trends to look forward to. This year brought us mechanized selfie cameras, in-display fingerprint scanners, variations of the

Apple speaks out on iPhone 11 Pro location controversy

Apple has explained why the iPhone 11 Pro appears to be leaking the user’s location data, even when they’d explicitly denied the phone and its apps

These 3 Apps Take Advantage of the Newest Apple Watch’s Best New Feature

To the naked eye, the Apple Watch Series 5 isn’t much better than its predecessor, the Series 4. It looks identical, aside from the Series

How to use a Chromebook: 10 must-know tips, tricks, and tools for beginners

Chromebooks are dead-simple to use, but just like any PC a little tweaking makes your experience that much better. When Google first introduced Chromebooks in

How to set up your new Apple Watch: 5 things to do first

Come and get your watch faces, apps, and complications. If you’ve got a new Apple Watch, going from the box to your wrist won’t take

PinePhone Linux phone can somewhat run regular Linux desktop apps

When smartphones first arrived, it was perhaps not that strange that the devices ran programs that were vastly different from the ones our computers. The

iOS 13.2.3 released to fix iPhone search and download bugs

Apple has released another iOS 13 update, bringing the latest version of the software for iPhone to iOS 13.2.3 and with it addressing a number