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Here’s why Bixby needs to be great, and why you should hope it is too

Bixby has a lot of competition, but with its scale, it needs to be a top notch experience. Anything less could be a disaster. The post Here’s why Bixby needs to be great, and why you should hope it is … Continue reading

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USB-C needs to get smarter before it gets better

Woke up to a dead phone this morning, because my smartphone did something really dumb. A few nights ago I was away from home and didn’t have my power cord with me, so I had to rely on a battery … Continue reading

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Android Needs To Get Serious About Bluetooth Low Energy

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that’s supposed to make connecting our devices easy. When we’re talking about headsets, keyboards, and mice, the process is usually pretty straight forward. Bluetooth itself is capable of so much more than just connecting to … Continue reading

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What Samsung’s Galaxy S4 needs to offer to challenge iPhone 6

Ever since Apple launched the iPhone back in 2007 (yes, the ancient, 3G-less iPhone, with its 412 MHz processor and its HVGA display), the term “iPhone killer” has been used almost a million times. I’m not kidding: at the moment … Continue reading

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The Siri Effect: Why Android Needs A Better Voice Interface

On the last 2012 episode of the Pocketnow Weekly podcast, recorded immediately  following the Christmas holiday, we spent a little time trading tales of gadgets wished-for and gadgets received from generous gift-givers. More importantly, we also swapped stories of an … Continue reading

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