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Samsung Pay Is Here, and It Could Be the Best Reason to Get the Galaxy S8

On a trip to the mall late last year, as I got to the checkout kiosk to pay for the clothes I had just bought, I realised I didn’t have my wallet on me. Forced to make the walk back to where I had parked, I envied people living in countries that have had the option to pay… Read More »

Why Android is likely safe from a WannaCry-like attack

Enlarge Image Unlike the Google Pixel, most Android devices are running on outdated operating systems. James Martin/CNET The WannaCry cyberattack has ensnared more than 300,000 computers in 150 countries by taking advantage of outdated versions of Windows that never got Microsoft’s crucial security patches. Hmm. Millions of devices that are stuck on older versions of an operating system… Read More »

With less than a day to go, the Cerulean Moment Windows 10 Mobile is still only 2% funded

Back in August 2015, WhartonBrooks announced that it was working on a Windows 10 Mobile handset that would be “the most disruptive since the advent of the smartphone in 2000”. Over time, the company hyped up the device’s launch with photos and statements such as the one mentioned above. When it did take the wraps off the handset,… Read More »

Attn: Students – Web design is shrinking and online marketing is growing

To everyone who is in college, about to go to college or is considering a career change to the web industry — the web design industry in the Twin Cities is shrinking and the online marketing space is growing. This is not because one is more important than the other. It is not because one is more fun… Read More »

Attn: Students – Web design is shrinking and online marketing is growing

To everyone who is in college, about to go to college or is considering a career change to the web industry — the web design industry in the Twin Cities is shrinking and the online marketing space is growing. This is not because one is more important than the other. It is not because one is more fun… Read More »

This Sick Video Drone Is the Future of Inescapable Advertising

Advertisers have found ways to bombard us with promotions no matter what we’re doing: watching TV, checking social media, and even when streaming music. But the future of advertising could be even more invasive when the next public event you attend is full of flying video drones projecting inescapable video everywhere you look. NTT Docomo, one of Japan’s… Read More »

Redmi 4A review: Xiaomi’s chubby little beast is budget Android on steroids

If you’re in the market for a dirt cheap affordable phone then frankly speaking there aren’t many choices abound. These basic Android phones feel worse than feature phones because their user experience is more or less sh*t. Xiaomi, however, is a past master at making phones that sing like dastardly beasts but for essentially peanuts. The Redmi 4A… Read More »

This is the New Google Earth

\ If you’ve ever at least casually used Google Earth in the last few years, then you know how the service allowed you to get an in-depth perspective on many places on the planet. If you’ve been a fan of Google Earth in the last few years, then you now have a bigger reason than ever to enjoy… Read More »

Windows 10 Mobile is NOT dead but its future is far from guaranteed

Windows 10 Mobile may not be “dead,” but things are changing. Today, we try to make sense of the recent “Feature2” development and what it means for those on Windows phones. Microsoft’s recent release to the Windows Insider Program on Friday, April 14, caused a bit of a stir. Microsoft did something new with the latest Fast Ring… Read More »

We need to rethink what a big smartphone is

I’ve seen a lot of people complaining lately that the Galaxy S8 is too big. And if not the base model S8 then absolutely the Galaxy S8 Plus with its ludicrously large 6.2-inch screen. Compared to other devices we know in that space – like the Xiaomi Mi Mix and Nexus 6 – the Galaxy S8 Plus surely… Read More »