I counted 12 Pixel 4 leaks this week. And those are only the ones Android Central reported — there were other, smaller ones, that tech sites lapped up with gusto. This must have been a difficult week for the Pixel marketing team, who had to deal with a situation of a similar scale last year — though with the Pixel 3, it appears the phones were stolen, not sold by local Vietnamese retailers a month before the device is expected to be announced. Still, the Pixel 4 is a big deal for Google — it introduces a bunch of new features that will push the Android ecosystem forward, and it will (hopefully) further cement the company as offering the best camera experience on a smartphone. Which is important, because Apple just launched a pretty big salvo against Google this week with its iPhone 11 and 11 Pro series. A third camera, ultra-wide (why isn't Google giving the Pixel 4 an ultra-wide, again?) and a host of new optimizations, including a night mode, that should narrow if … [Read more...] about The best camera is the Pixel 4 leak you have near you
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Best for most More sophisticated For younger children, or children who are more likely to damage an electronic device, the iPod touch 7 is a better "starter" device. Your child can listen to music, watch videos, play games, and FaceTime with grandma and grandpa. From $199 at Apple Pros Less expensive Compact Comes in six colors Comes with headphones Cons No Apple Pencil compatibility For an older child or one who's into more serious video games or art, the iPad Mini 5 would be a better choice. With a larger screen, faster processing chip and Apple Pencil compatibility, the iPad Mini 5 is a more sophisticated device. From $384 at Amazon Pros Larger screen Apple Pencil compatible Starts at larger capacity Faster processor As a mother who has raised three children, I've seen what does and doesn't work for kids and tech. Handing over your own precious iPhone is a test of nerves while buying your children their own devices is expensive. So, you want to make the right … [Read more...] about iPod touch 7 vs iPad mini 5: Which should you buy for your kids?
The right price The splurge This is the least expensive Alexa display currently offered by Amazon. The 5.5 inch display is the size of an average smartphone. It features a front-facing camera, speakers, and a microphone. You can turn the microphone off and use the built-in camera cover for more privacy. Use this device to surf the internet, make video calls, check the news, listen to music, control your smart home, and much more. $90 at Amazon Pros Inexpensive Camera shutter for privacy Can turn off microphone Compact Cons Small screen Low camera resolution Lower sound quality With a 10-inch screen, the display is roughly the same size as the largest Fire Tablet. It has good video and audio quality - better than the Echo Show 5. As such, this is the screen to get if you plan on using the device mainly for streaming shows and YouTube videos. As with all Alexa units, it allows you to control your smart home devices, check the news, listen to podcasts, look up recipes, and … [Read more...] about Amazon Echo Show vs. Echo Show 5: Which is better for you?
You can use any camera you want to shoot video for YouTube. But, if your camera spits out clips that make you like a yellowish ill-defined, mushy mass of pixels, you're going to have trouble getting and keeping viewers. Why not start with a good camera then, right? Right. Since any "good" camera will work, though, you'll probably want to start by deciding what type of shooting you want to do. There's little reason to spend hundreds or thousands on camera gear if you can accomplish what you want with a webcam or your phone. To that end, we picked out some of the best cameras that can be used for everything from simple live streams from your laptop to more polished productions. The picks are all based on the type of camera you might want with an eye toward budget. Note that if livestreaming is a priority, you might need additional hardware. You'll find suggestions for that as well as other accessories to consider following the cameras. With a small handful of exceptions, … [Read more...] about Best Vlogging Cameras and Accessories for YouTube
We are now at the start of 2019 after 2018’s bumper year for Android brands. Great flagship devices fighting for overall number one status included the Samsung Galaxy Note 9, the Huawei Mate 20 Pro, and the Google Pixel 3 to name just a few. At the flagship level, but with just a few less features were the likes of the OnePlus 6 and 6T, both given a serious shake by the new Pocophone F1. And, at the so-bleeding-edge-it-hurts were the likes of the Vivo Nex and the Oppo Find X, with competing innovations in offering full-screen devices. Even as the year came to a close, we saw Honor and Samsung battled it out to be the first smartphone with the punch hole display instead of the notch. A great year, indeed.But what’s the lay of the land in terms of overall brand success, value, competitiveness, service, style, and importance? Which brand is on top, and which has fallen back? Introducing Android Power Rankings The best Android brands, ranked. What are power rankings? First, a … [Read more...] about Android Power Rankings: The best Android brands, ranked