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Oppo has the fastest fast charging we’ve ever seen

Oppo has the fastest fast charging we’ve ever seen

Fast charging is a standard feature on high-end smartphones, mitigating the slow progress of battery technology by allowing them to be refilled more quickly. Qualcomm’s own Quick Charge tech is widely used and regularly updated, while even Apple offers another form of the feature on newer iPhones if you’re willing to buy a MacBook charger…
Brainwavz’s Blu 300 are cheap wireless earbuds you won’t mind wearing in the rain

Brainwavz’s Blu 300 are cheap wireless earbuds you won’t mind wearing in the rain

The Brainwavz Blu 300 are a new pair of Bluetooth neckbuds at a very affordable price of just $39.50. Brainwavz already produces one of our favorite pairs of in-ear headphones, the high-end B400, and if the Blu 300 offer anything close to the sound quality and comfort of the 400s, then they could be very…
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 review: if it ain’t broke

Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 review: if it ain’t broke

Last year, Microsoft finally did the thing that everyone was waiting for it to do: it produced a laptop. Not a tablet that can be a laptop if you attach a keyboard, not a 2-in-1 device that you can tear the screen away from the keyboard to use as a tablet, but a straightforward, honest-to-god…
Microsoft Surface Pro 6 review: a familiar bet

Microsoft Surface Pro 6 review: a familiar bet

Microsoft’s Surface Pro has long been the flagship of the company’s increasingly diverse range of Surface hardware. It’s the tablet that can also be a laptop, and the byproduct of refinement since the original Surface RT that launched six years ago. When you think of Surface, you immediately think of Surface Pro. It’s the most…
Qualcomm’s new Wi-Fi chips are meant to rival 5G speeds

Qualcomm’s new Wi-Fi chips are meant to rival 5G speeds

Qualcomm is launching a family of chips that can add incredibly high-speed Wi-Fi — at speeds up to 10 gigabits per second — to phones, laptops, routers, and so on. It’s the start of a new generation of this super-fast Wi-Fi standard, but it isn’t going to be used to speed up your typical web…
Why NASA is struggling to get its most powerful space telescope off the ground

Why NASA is struggling to get its most powerful space telescope off the ground

For more than two decades, NASA has been developing what is being hailed as the most powerful space telescope ever created, a technological masterpiece that will live 1 million miles from Earth and unlock the mysteries of the distant Universe. The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) will have a 25-foot golden mirror that will be…
Lawmakers are trying to regulate e-cigarette flavors

Lawmakers are trying to regulate e-cigarette flavors

On Monday, Sens. Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) announced that they plan to introduce a bill this week that will regulate e-cigarette flavorings and ban flavors in cigars. Experts say that the proposed legislation is a step toward keeping young people from trying e-cigarettes, but it may not get very far in Congress…
Push for $10 million penalty for Heinz for misleading public over ‘healthy’ toddler foods

Push for $10 million penalty for Heinz for misleading public over ‘healthy’ toddler foods

Updated August 01, 2018 16:05:12 The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) says the Australian arm of global food giant Kraft-Heinz should be forced to pay a $10 million penalty for implying a range of toddler foods was healthy.Earlier this year, the Federal Court concluded Heinz had deliberately misled the public over the nutritional content…