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Tech that died this decade

The 2010s saw the demise of apps, devices, and even complete companies. Moviepass, AIM, and Vine did not make it to the end of the decade. Other technologies like the headphone jack and MagSafe met their death thanks to Apple’s design changes. Insider took a nostalgic look back at some […]
Tech that died this decade
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6 ways to get your iPhone out of ‘headphone mode’ if it’s stuck in it

You can usually get your iPhone out of headphone mode by simply unplugging or disconnecting your headphones. But your iPhone can occasionally get stuck in headphone mode, making your device believe headphones are plugged in even when they’re not, and muting the speakers. There are several methods you can try […]
6 ways to get your iPhone out of ‘headphone mode’ if it’s stuck in it
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Two Chinese smartphone makers most people in the US have never heard of are innovating faster than any other company — even Apple and Samsung

Vivo and Meizu, two Chinese companies you may not have heard of, revealed smartphone concepts that don’t have any ports or buttons. Instead, they’re using newer technologies to replace these things, all while keeping the familiar smartphone design. Meanwhile, other smartphone makers are sticking to more traditional technologies, which now […]
Two Chinese smartphone makers most people in the US have never heard of are innovating faster than any other company — even Apple and Samsung
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Everything wrong with the iPhone

Even though the iPhone was introduced over 11 years ago, there are still some issues with the hardware and software that keep it from being the best it can be. Default apps, proprietary cables, and fast charging are just a few of the problems the iPhone still has. Senior tech […]
Everything wrong with the iPhone
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The traditional headphone jack may prevail on Samsung smartphones in 2018

A recent components leak suggests the Samsung Galaxy S9 may retain its 3.5mm headphone jack. Rumours of whether or not the Galaxy S9 would include a headphone jack have been conflicting for months. In 2017, Samsung released both the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy Note 8 with headphone jacks, while several […]
The traditional headphone jack may prevail on Samsung smartphones in 2018