Strangely, the iPad 10.2 didn’t get a processor upgrade, unlike the rest of the iPad lineup, which now boasts the A12 Bionic chipset. However, this tablet’s A10 Fusion processor still packs plenty of power. Multitasking with several apps open won’t be an issue, and navigating the new iPadOS is buttery smooth. The previous iPads ran with just a slightly altered version of the iOS, but the iPadOS is an entirely different beast. You’ve got the ability to use multiple apps in the Slide Over menu, a revamped home screen layout that includes the Today View widgets, desktop-grade Safari, and multi-window apps. You can now even use Split View on the same app, like having two Google Docs open side-by-side. … [Read more...] about Kids Tablets: Amazon Fire HD 7, Apple iPad, Samsung Galaxy Tab starting at $70
Servant, a creepy drama from The Sixth Sense and Glass creator M. Night Shyamalan, tells the story of a young couple played by Lauren Ambrose and Toby Kebbell who lose their baby and cope by adopting a doll, which they treat as though it is real. They even hire a nanny (Nell Tiger Free) to care for the fake child, although there might be more to the young woman than she lets on. Harry Potter‘s Rupert Grint also stars. … [Read more...] about What is Apple TV+?
The TV works with Apple’s HomeKit, so you can add the LG UM6900PUA to your list of connected devices and use the ever-reliable Siri to remotely control the TV to your liking with your voice. Like its 43-inch variant, this 60-inch LG 4K TV also has a plethora of streaming services for you to pick and choose from. From the most popular ones like Netflix and Hulu to Showtime and Sling TV, you’ve got the pick of the litter. If you want a great 4K TV, then the LG UM6900PUA is your best bet. It’s currently on sale on Best Buy for $400, letting you pocket a whole $100 in savings. … [Read more...] about These LG, Samsung, TCL, and Vizio 4K TVs are all on sale for less than $500
Further down the stack, Intel’s lineup is familiar, with two six-core Core i7s and two four-core Core i5s. These processors get the same 8% uptick in boost clocks, and a minor bump in base clock. AMD’s respective Ryzen 5 chip has two more cores, four more threads, and a higher 3.0GHz base clock speed. … [Read more...] about Intel’s newest 10th-gen chips bring blazing 5.3GHz speed, trail AMD in cores
Mellow Duo — IoT sous vide machine A few years back, Mello took the cooking world by storm with a groundbreaking idea: an internet-connected sous vide machine that could not only cook your food, but also keep it cool until you were ready to cook. That way, you could dunk a steak in the cooking chamber before you leave for work, keep it cool all day, and then tap a button on your phone to start cooking before you got home. It was nothing short of brilliant, and now they company is back with a bigger, badder version with two cooking chambers. That means you can cook two separate dishes at two separate temperatures, but have them come out at the same time. Genius! … [Read more...] about Awesome Tech You Can’t Buy Yet: Lego-style waffles and a no-touch door opener