March 23, 2017 Steven Avery

With Android Pay, you can start leaving your wallet behind. Anyone with the corresponding app on their device can pay for goods and services with a simple tap of their phone against a compatible point-of-sale terminal with near-field communication, or NFC.Here’s everything you need to know about Android Pay, including the places and…

March 23, 2017 Steven Avery

Why it matters to you Michael Kors’ new style-focused smartwatches are made especially for men or women, but its hybrid smartwatch takes a simpler approach. Michael Kors, the luxury watch brand behind last year’s Access Bradshaw, announced a bunch of new smartwatches at the 2017 Baselworld conference in Switzerland this morning….

March 23, 2017 Steven Avery

Why it matters to you Fossil’s new smartwatches are hip, stylish, thin, and pack Google’s Android Wear 2.0 operating system. Fossil is no stranger to smartwatches. Last September, the American fashion brand that makes wearables for Armani, DKNY, Michael Kors, Kagen, Kate Spade, and others teamed up with chipmaker Qualcomm…

March 23, 2017 Steven Avery

It’s a massive phone, but the Oppo F3 Plus’s dual-lens front camera puts a new twist on what’s rapidly becoming an established trend.Whether you want to shoot glorious wide-angle shots of stunning landscapes, zoom in for a close-up, or add a blurry bokeh effect to your photo, dual-lens cameras are…

March 22, 2017 Steven Avery

After a debut at I/O 2016, Google is finally launching Android Wear 2.0, a major revamp that’s meant to breathe new life into the company’s smartwatch platform. The release — which was delayed several months so Google could fine tune the software — has had five developer previews since May, all of which…

March 22, 2017 Steven Avery

Why it matters to you Tapping out your current address is time consuming. The new Google Maps makes it easier with real-time location sharing. Whether your navigating the Adirondacks or tracking down that hip new bar everyone’s talking about, Google Maps has your back. It’s packed to the brim with…

March 22, 2017 Steven Avery

Apple has Apple Pay, Samsung has Samsung Pay, Android has Android Pay, and now LG has LG Pay. Long rumored, it now seems as though LG Pay is finally almost ready for launch.Presumably, it will use near-field communication (NFC) technology  just like Apple Pay, Android Pay, and Samsung Pay. Using…