Facepalm: Would you be able to tell the difference between OnePlus Buds and Apple AirPods? What about if they were in a clearly labeled box that said they were OnePlus Buds? Well, apparently, US customs officials can't since they seem proud of themselves that they seized 2,000 of them thinking they were counterfeit AirPods. Update (Sept 15): The CBP has issued a statement confirming the seizure, and explaining that the shipment violates Apple's trademarks. Read the exact wording below: … [Read more...] about U.S. Customs seizes 2,000 OnePlus Buds thinking they were “counterfeit” AirPods
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Apple HomePod 2: will WWDC 2020 bring Apple back into the smart speaker race?Cut to the chaseWhat is it? The new Apple HomePod smart speaker could either be the HomePod 2 or the rumored HomePod Mini.When is it out? This is still TBC, but we think it could be released in 2020.What will it cost? No pricing just yet but, if it is a smaller version, it’s likely to be cheaper than the fully-fledged HomePod. Apple HomePod 2 could support Face IDApple HomePod 2 release dateConsidering the Apple HomePod 2 hasn’t actually been announced yet, and there isn’t really any kind of historical pattern when it comes to previous releases for this this product, making a guess on a release date is tricky. … [Read more...] about Apple HomePod 2 release date, news, and rumors
In effect, it's an Android killer. And there's not much competing Android vendors have been able to do to respond. Why would anyone shopping for an inexpensive phone upgrade throw good money out the window on a far less capable Android at the same or even higher price points? The Google Pixel 4A is a decent phone, but better than the iPhone SE at a similar price? It's hard to make that argument considering how powerful a device the iPhone SE is in comparison. … [Read more...] about First, iPhone SE killed Android: What budget products will Apple unleash next?
The QuietComfort Earbuds are rated IPX4 for weather and dust resistance so they should be okay while jogging in the rain. Bose promises up to six hours of play time, with the included charging case adding two additional full charges. Speaking of the case, 15 minutes of charging will give the earbuds an extra two hours of listening time. The case itself can also be charged wirelessly using any Qi-compatible charging mat. … [Read more...] about Bose’s new QuietComfort Earbuds promise 11 levels of noise cancellation
For instance, are you using the dedicated dark mode to your advantage, or a feature to stop unknown callers from ever ringing your phone? How about the feature Apple added in March to bring trackpad and mouse support to iPadOS 13.4? The release of iOS 13.5 introduced improvements to using Face ID while wearing a face mask. And the most recent release of iOS 13.7 added COVID-19 exposure notifications that forgo the need for third-party apps from your local health department for contact tracing. … [Read more...] about 20 iPhone and iPad tips and tricks: Everything you need to know about iOS and iPadOS 13.7