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Apple may sweeten macOS 10.15 with iPad external display support

Apple watchers are talking about what one might expect to see as new features in Apple's operating systems. Guilherme Rambo, a Brazil-based Mac and iOS developer, has delivered reports about new features in the wings.

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Galaxy Fold first look: We go hands-on with Samsung's nearly $2,000 foldable phone

Samsung is about to fold, but don't take that the wrong way. It wants you to buy into the new Galaxy Fold that goes on sale next Friday and that will cost you nearly $2,000.

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IPad mini review: In an age of larger iPhones, does Apple's small tablet still make sense?

Apple hasn't abandoned the iPad mini after all.

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Apple launches new iPad Air, gives iPad Mini a refresh one week before streaming event

Apple may be holding an event on March 25, but that doesn't mean the company has to wait until then to reveal new gadgets.

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Apple Watch may spot heart problem but more research needed

A huge study suggests the Apple Watch can detect a worrisome irregular heartbeat at least sometimes—but experts say more work is needed to tell if using wearable technology to screen for heart problems really helps.

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Exploring photos by touch, native iPad support, added to SeeingAI

A blog at Microsoft is dedicated for those who can benefit from or are just interested in technologies to see and hear. The Microsoft Accessibility Blog has news this month to update its audience on what is going on with ...

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Foldable phone outlook hinges on price

Handset makers are racing to launch their first smartphones with folding screens but analysts warn the technology is still too rudimentary—and expensive—to woo consumers in large numbers for now.

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Huawei unveils 5G phone with foldable screen

Chinese telecoms giant Huawei on Sunday unveiled a phone with a folding screen, just four days after rival Samsung became the first major handset maker to offer the feature.

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Samsung Galaxy Buds wireless earbuds are $130 rival to AirPods

Samsung's Galaxy Fold foldable phone and line of Galaxy S10 line of smartphones may have attracted most of the attention at the company's latest Unpacked event, but its latest earbuds may be the most interesting, and affordable, ...