Forbes : consumer tech
23h08 26  février
Apple Loop: iPhone 13 Upgrades Confirmed, Mysterious MacOS Malware Reported, Massive MacBook Pro Problems
Ewan Spence, Senior Contributor
This week’s Apple headlines; iPhone 13 details confirmed, malware in the new M1 Macs, multiple MacBook Pro issues, Apple’s win against Epic, latest AirPods leak, and more...
Android Circuit: Nokia’s Missing Flagship, Surprising OnePlus 9 Decision, Bill Gates’ Favorite Phone
Ewan Spence, Senior Contributor
This week’s Android headlines; Samsung’s spectacular folding screens, Google’s latest Pixel leaks, a missing Nokia flagship, Huawei’s Mate X2 revealed, Realme’s latest smartphones, OnePlus 9E details, Bill Gates’ Android phone, and more...
Robot Spas Are Coming: Watch The New LUUM Lash Extension Robot In Action
John Koetsier, Senior Contributor
Forget Robocop. Now we’ve got Robospa. And they’re coming for our lashes (and more).
Huawei Ditches Google: The Cool New Android Alternative Is Almost Here
David Phelan, Senior Contributor
The just-announced Huawei flagship phone will be the first to move on from Google’s Android operating system to its own, Harmony OS.
Twitter’s Super Follows Proposes A Subscription Model For Our Garbage Tweets
Curtis Silver, Senior Contributor
That is, is there someone you follow on Twitter that is worth paying directly for that sweet tweet content? Twitter is hoping the answer is yes, as it announced an upcoming feature called Super Follows.
These True Wireless Sports Earbuds Offer An Amazing 80 Hours Of Listening Time
Mark Sparrow, Senior Contributor
These new true wireless sporting earbuds from Back Bay are an absolute bargain. They sound great and they are just perfect for anyone who likes to keep fit.
Cigna’s Evernorth To Buy Telehealth Provider MDLive
Bruce Japsen, Senior Contributor
Cigna’s Evernorth healthcare services business will buy MDLive, a fast-growing provider of telehealth services that have taken off during the Covid-19 pandemic.
This Hong Kong Startup Made The World’s Smallest Mouse
Ben Sin, Contributor
A Hong Kong startup made a coin-sized mouse.
Huawei’s Growing Wearable Business Now Supports Third-Party Apps
Ben Sin, Contributor
Huawei smartwatches has addressed a shortcoming in the app ecosystem space.
This Week In XR: Sony’s Next-Gen VR, 18M For Interplay XR Training, The Wild Acquires IrisVR Prospect
Charlie Fink, Contributor
PSVR2 to drop in the fall.
Isn’t It Time Apple Launched A New, Game-Changing Product?
Enrique Dans, Senior Contributor
One answer to that question could lie in the use of augmented reality for devices such as glasses that would initially depend on the smartphone for many of their functions, but which, following the path of smartwatches, would be increasingly equipped with independent functionalities.
Xbox Live Is Still Down Hours After Server Outage
Erik Kain, Senior Contributor
Having trouble logging in to Xbox Live? Servers have been out for hours with no end in sight.
23h28 25  février
Samsung QN65QN90A TV Review: Mini LED Marvel
John Archer, Senior Contributor
Samsung’s new LCD technology makes its mark
Review: 1More’s True Wireless ANC In-Ear Headphones Are Now THX Certified
Brad Moon, Senior Contributor
1More’s already excellent True Wireless ANC In-Ear headphones are now the world’s first true wireless earbuds to earn THX Certification.
Move Over Fitness Trackers, Here Come On-Skin Electronics That Look Like Stickers
Jennifer Kite-Powell, Senior Contributor
Fitness trackers are all the rage, but what about an on-skin sensor that can track your health and help you and your healthcare provider monitor your health?
T A Unveils Its New Caruso R Music Center With Optional Matching Speakers
Mark Sparrow, Senior Contributor
Luxury German H--Fi manufacturer T A has announced the new Caruso R music center. The new model doesn’t have built in speakers but T A supplies external speakers in bookshelf and floor standing formats.
Nvidia RTX 3060 Vs RTX 3060 Ti: Which Should You Buy?
Antony Leather, Senior Contributor
How does Nvidia’s new RTX 3060 perform against the RTX 2060 and RTX 3060 Ti?
New CleanMyMac X Works With M1 Macs And Detects Silver Sparrow Malware
Mark Sparrow, Senior Contributor
One of the best Mac maintenance apps is CleanMyMac from MacPaw Software. The app has now been refreshed and comes as a universal binary that will run on Intel and M1 Macs.
Samsung Reveals Galaxy-Beating Smartphone Camera
Paul Monckton, Senior Contributor
Samsung delivers better autofocus and improved low-light photography.
Lutron Alisse Signature Metal Collection Is A Super Stylish Smart Home Upgrade
Paul Lamkin, Contributor
Lutron has announced the availability of its latest wall control panels for its HomeWorks whole-home automation system.
EPOS Headset Software Is Now Available For MacOS
Mark Sparrow, Senior Contributor
Employees who make phone calls or take part in video calls need a good quality headset. Companies also need to manage all those headsets and make sure they are up-to-date with firmware and settings. Now EPOS has software for macOS users that can do all these things.
What Marketers Can Learn From Launching A Cycling Product In The Pandemic
Dr Geraint Evans, Contributor
Hammerhead is a team of active cyclists - the company was founded due to the team’s frustrations with the lack of customer engagement from cycling tech companies and poor usability features of the products themselves.
JLL’s New EMEA Markets CEO On The Future Of Real Estate
Angelica Krystle Donati, Contributor
Late last year, there was a shakeup in JLL’s global corporate tree. Amongst the changes Guy Grainger, a firm favorite of this column, was announced as JLL’s new Global Head of Sustainability Services & ESG, and Andy Poppink replaced him as EMEA Markets CEO in January 2021.
23h00 24  février
Our Virtually Connected World Will Always And Never Be Normal
Curtis Silver, Senior Contributor
Even under less strenuous circumstances, there is no such thing as normal. Companies are making it possible for us to continuously redefine what normal is.
Hong Kong’s Biggest Wealth Gain Goes To This Smartphone Supplier
Jane Ho, Contributor
Husband and wife Yeung Kin-man and Lam Wai-ying of Biel Crystal had another red-hot year.