Freelance contributor Alan has been writing about tech for over a decade, covering phones, drones and everything in between. Previously Deputy Editor of tech site Alphr, his words are found all over the web and in the occasional magazine too. When not weighing up the pros and cons of the latest smartwatch, you'll probably find him tackling his ever-growing games backlog. Or, more likely, playing Spelunky for the millionth time.
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Sketchy rumor points to iPhone 15 Pro Max and Ultra, but even the source doesn’t seem to buy it.
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Next year’s iPad Pro could be the biggest revamp since 2018, with a larger OLED screen and an all-new Magic Keyboard.
The Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra could be a lot nicer to use in direct sunlight, as a leaker claims it’ll pack a 2,500-nit display.
Latest iOS 17 beta suggests Apple will include extra haptics for muting your phone to make up for the lack of a physical switch.
The “first of several limited-edition collections of watches” is limited to the Middle East and North Africa.
It’s rumored that Samsung may be plotting a different chip strategy for its Galaxy S handsets with Exynos for the basic model and Qualcomm elsewhere.
Though hardly unexpected, watchOS’s appearance in the Bluetooth database suggests new models will launch next month.
The Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra could be one of the best smartphones of 2024, and this concept video shows exactly why.
The aging Exynos 9110 has been replaced by the Qualcomm Snapdragon W5, which should boost both performance and battery life.
Those who wear their smartwatches for workouts are especially likely to need to regularly clean their bands.
The iPhone 15 handsets might not be the only Apple phones to get USB-C this year, Apple developer speculates.
Users report alarming decline in battery health as iPhone 14 Pro approaches its first birthday.
It looks like Google will be introducing a version of its superb Magic Eraser feature to tackle unwanted sound on video.
Video shows a purported PS5 Slim case, with room for the rumored optional optical drive.
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