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IFA 2018, Galaxy Watch, no Pixel watch, Apple rumors (MobileTechRoundup show #443)

It’s been another week with the Galaxy Watch, along with quite a few announcements at IFA in Berlin so Kevin and I recorded a bit longer MobileTechRoundup show #443 this week. Image: ZDNet IFA 2018: BB KEY2 LE, U12 Life, Xperia XZ3, Honor Play, Motorola Android One IFA 2018: Lenovo 4K Chromebook, Dell Inspiron Chromebook No Pixel Watch coming this… Read more →

IFA 2018: Acer announces Chromebook 514 with premium features, $349 price tag

Acer Chromebook 514 Adding to the list of Chromebook announcements at this week’s IFA trade show in Berlin, Acer is launching the 514 Chromebook to join new units from Dell and Lenovo. Like Dell’s new Inspiron Chromebook 14 and Lenovo’s Yoga Chromebook, Acer’s model is a “premium” Chromebook, with touches that give it less of a budget feel than the… Read more →

How Apple is messing with people’s heads

There used to be rules about these things. The fanpeople not only needed to be sure, but they needed to be cocksure, as they impatiently explained that Apple does things a certain way and that’s because it’s a cult of borderline lunatics. I mean, of the proud and the discerning. Yet as rumors are suddenly labeled exclusive and allegedly certain,… Read more →