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What Image Sizes Are Relevant for Social Networks in 2022?

When you upload a picture for a post or a cover in a social network, it is stretched or cropped so that the most important

Your 2022 Smart Home Connectivity Guide

Smart home tech is transforming our lives. It is improving security, helping people to save money and the planet. As well as enabling the elderly

How To Enable Monitor Speakers?

These days, many monitors are designed with built-in speakers. These are best to save money, extra desk space, and setting time. However, often, the monitor’s

High-impedance headphones: your guide to buying your first pair of audiophile cans

If you’re considering buying high quality headphones, you’re going to come across the term “high impedance” very quickly.  That’s because headphones with high impedance typically

Shiny Pokemon GO Festival of Lights guide: Prepare for carpal tunnel

On Friday November 5, 2021 the Pokemon GO Festival of Lights begins, and Dedenne appears for the first time. Dedenne, the Antenna Pokemon, had not

What to look for in a CRT monitor: The ultimate guide for retro gamers

Level up your retro gaming experience. CRT monitors have surged back to relevance on a wave of nostalgia, driven by the exploding popularity of retro

The Complete Panerai Buying Guide: Every Current Model Line Explained

A guide to and brief history of one of the most notable dive watch manufacturers in the world and its timepieces. Giovani Panerai opened his

The Complete Full-Size Pickup Truck Buying Guide: Every Model, Explained

Much like country music, the full-size truck has redefined itself, broadened its appeal and defied entrenched stereotypes over the past couple of decades. Full-size trucks

TV buying guide: Which TV display is best for you?

There are so many types of TV that the mind boggles when looking for a new one. There’s plenty of displays to choose from in

Metroid Dread: Suit upgrades guide

In Metroid Dread, Samus has several suits at her disposal, each with its own abilities and attributes. Having the right suit for the job will

Metroid Dread: Abilities guide

Bounty hunter Samus Aran has used many abilities and power-ups to complete her adventures across the galaxy in the Metroid series. That holds true in

Apple Unleashed vs. Google Pixel vs. Samsung Unpacked — your guide to next week’s big tech events

Apple, Google and Samsung are all planning product launches — here’s what to expect Get ready for a very busy week on the tech front

The Complete Buying Guide to Luminox Watches

A look into the brand favored by special operations forces and rescue teams worldwide. Founded in 1989 by American entrepreneur Barry Cohen, Luminox occupies a unique

Far Cry 6 PC performance guide: The best settings for high frame rates

If you want to experience all of the glory — and political unrest — of Yara in Far Cry 6, you’ll need a hefty rig.

The Phoblographer’s Guide to the Wonderful Leica SL Prime Lenses

At The Phoblographer, we work diligently to produce the most lens reviews of any independent photo publication. Our small team takes the lenses into the

Botnia Targa 25 used boat buyer’s guide: The toughest 25-footer ever?

Our resident used boat expert Dave Marsh explains how to pick out a good Botnia Targa 25 on the secondhand market. Having spent some time

We Updated Our Excellent Tamron Prime Lens Guide! Come Look!

The Phoblographer is the best place on the web to find independent, unsponsored, and editorially sound real-world camera lens reviews. We’ve reviewed the most. And

The Complete Buying Guide to Doxa Watches

If you dive, you should know Doxa. Jerry Garcia once said that the Grateful Dead were like licorice: not everyone likes it, but those who

Our Comprehensive Sony Lens Guide Now Has 79 Great Lens Reviews!

We’re incredibly excited today to announce that we’ve updated our Sony Lens Guide for full frame photographers. We encourage you to check it out. We’ve

What is augmented reality? A guide to the new digital frontier

Augmented reality is the golden child in most tech companies’ eyes, with everyone from Microsoft and Apple to IKEA and Gucci investing in the tech.

iMac buying guide: What you need to know to pick the right iMac

The appeal of the 24-inch M1 model is strong. Apple’s iMac is a direct descendant of the very first Mac, and it’s often the computer that first

24-inch M1 iMac buying guide: All iMac colors to be available at the Apple Store

Here’s our guide to help you buy the one you need. Apple’s new M1 iMac is now available and we totally understand that you want to buy

Apple Watch Series 7 guide: Seven rumors analyzed by our team

The key rumours rated Apple Watch launches happen like clockwork every year. Even after the pandemic struck, 2020 gave us not one, but two new

The Complete Buying Guide to Fossil Watches

They’re affordable, and you can buy them at the mall — like, any mall. What’s not to love? Fossil, an American-founded company, carried the generational

How to Use the Leica SL2-S for Photojournalism: A Guide

The Leica SL2-S has quickly become one of my favorite cameras. It’s got character, it feels great, and more importantly, it’s far different than all

The Complete Guide to Rolex: Every Movement, Bracelet, Clasp and Bezel

We distill down the world of modern Rolex to something easily decipherable to help give you a leg up for your next purchase. Deciphering the

The Complete Guide to Rolex: Every Watch Model for Sale in 2021

Everything you need to know about Rolex’s current catalog of watches for sale, including prices, history and more. Buyers new to Rolex face mountains of

Samsung 8K TV vs Sony 8K TV: who does it better?

Among the very best 8K TVs available to buy right now, there are only really three names in the conversation: Samsung, LG and Sony. Choosing

Fast Charge: Xiaomi’s iPad clone could be my perfect Android tablet

OPINION: For years the tablet market has been a pretty boring place unless you’re in Apple’s walled garden. Let’s do a quick state of play

Hunton 43 used boat buyer’s guide: If Tom Cruise were a boat…

Our resident used boat expert Dave Marsh explains how to find a good Hunton 43 on the secondhand market. Much like the boat we’re covering