Thought experiments: Different bars for Samsung and Apple

If there’s one thing we know for sure, it’s that Apple is behind on innovation. Let’s look at one innovation in particular that we’ve heard a lot about recently. That is… [checks notes] …incredibly fragile folding screens that can break after just a day. Yes, that big innovation that was …

16 multi-device wireless chargers to replace Apple’s defunct AirPower

Apple made a big splash announcing its AirPower wireless charging pad – and then wound up killing off the device before it ever made it to market. But there are alternative multi-device wireless chargers to keep in mind.  We’ve reviewed four multi-device wireless chargers. (And here’s our rundown of noteworthy single-device …

Samsung pushes back Galaxy Fold release to ‘run further internal tests’ following poor reviews

Update 1:10 pm ET: Samsung has issued a statement confirming the delay of the Galaxy Fold launch. I guess it’s true what Kenny Rogers said: You gotta know when to fold ‘em. After announcing over the weekend that it was delaying Galaxy Fold launch events in Hong Kong and Shanghai …

Samsung reportedly pushes back Galaxy Fold until ‘at least next month’ following poor reviews

I guess it’s true what Kenny Rogers said: You gotta know when to fold ‘em. After announcing over the weekend that it was delaying Galaxy Fold launch events in Hong Kong and Shanghai this week, the electronics giant has now also reportedly pushed back the U.S. release date of its …

Review: Choetech’s PowerDual 5 is ‘a quality charger with limitations’

The new T535-S PowerDual 5 Coils Fast Wireless Charger pad is marketed as a breakthrough, especially since Apple finally cancelled its own AirPower wireless charger. But Choetech’s new charger only resembles the AirPower because of its oval form factor and overlapping, internal, copper charging coils. Unlike Apple’s unrealized  charger, the PowerDual …

Samsung Galaxy Folds are already breaking, proving Apple is right to wait for a foldable iPhone

Instead of a press release filled with glowing reviews and flowery superlatives, Samsung is doing a bit of damage control the week before its next-generation Galaxy Fold is due to hit stores. As it turns out, the $2,000 device might not be ready for prime time, as numerous early reviewers …

Samsung’s Galaxy Foldgate only proves that Apple is right to wait for a foldable iPhone

Instead of a press release filled with glowing reviews and flowery superlatives, Samsung is doing a bit of damage control the week before its next-generation Galaxy Fold is due to hit stores. As it turns out, the $2,000 device might not be ready for prime time, as numerous early reviewers …

Samsung’s Galaxy Fold: Bright future or dead end?

With a starting list price of $1,980, the Samsung Galaxy Fold is no mass-market device in the sense of its more pocketbook-friendly (and larger volume) Galaxy S10 cousins. Some have said there is no market for this device given the price point. In my opinion, given the “status” this device …

Fingerprint scanner face-off: Samsung Galaxy S10+ vs OnePlus 6T vs Galaxy S9 vs Apple’s iPhone

Facial scanners and time-of-flight cameras may be the way of the future, but until we get there, fingerprint scanners are still the most popular way to lock down our personal data. And like fingerprints themselves, all scanners are not created equal. So we put them to the test in a …