Jefferson Graham USA TODAY Published 2:26 p.m. UTC Aug 11, 2018 The new Samsung Note 9 phone is the biggest smartphone to date, with the longest lasting battery, most expandable storage and advanced camera specs ever on a digital device. And it’s only August. If you like those specs, just wait a few weeks. The Smartphone Wars will kick off in earnest, just after Labor Day, which also happens to be the unofficial kick off to tech’s selling season, the fourth quarter. Apple hasn’t revealed its hand, but the world’s most valuable firm historically announces new iPhones just after the Labor Day holiday. (Last year, the date was Sept. 12; Sept. 7 in 2016, Sept. 9 in both 2015 and 2014.) This year, we’re betting on Sept. 5, two days after Labor Day, and a week before the Jewish holidays. The companies have been mum on their plans, but the fall will also bring us: —A new and improved GoPro Hero. —The third generation of the Google Pixel … [Read more...] about Ready for tech buying season? New Note, iPhones, Pixels, here we go!
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As the weather gets warmer and the summer holidays edge closer, many will be eagerly awaiting their time away from the office (or classroom). But packing up the family for a few nights away brings with it a few challenges. Thankfully, there's all kinds of gadgets out there that have been designed to ease the travel burden and make the most of the nice weather. Some of them are better for longer trips away whilst others can be chucked in the bag for a weekend off in the countryside. We've rounded up some of the best options you can buy at the moment. Keep checking back, as we'll update this list with any exciting new releases or great deals that we come across. 1. G-Ro suitcase - £449 Before you even step out the door for a journey, you need to make sure you've got the essentials packed the right way. And this brilliantly designed suitcase from G-RO makes it really easy. The special rough-terrain wheels make going off kerbs or over bumps more manageable while the "ballistic weave" … [Read more...] about The best travel gadgets for spring and summer 2018
Sport by Press Association March 24, 2018, 4:44 am Updated: March 24, 2018, 7:35 am FacebookTwitterLinkedInWhatsAppEmail Sign up to our Sport newsletter Former world number one Novak Djokovic has been beaten 6-3 6-4 by Benoit Paire in the Miami Open second round. The Frenchman served nine aces and broke Djokovic’s serve on four occasions to cruise through in 67 minutes and deny the Serb a chance of his seventh title at the Florida event. Djokovic has now lost three matches in a row for the first time since 2007. Paire advances to a third-round clash with Filip Krajinovic, who beat Britain’s Liam Broady 6-3 6-2. Elsewhere, Juan Martin del Potro, on the back of his win at Indian Wells, extended his winning streak with a 6-4 5-7 6-2 victory over Robin Haase. His Dutch opponent forced a decider after winning the second set 7-5, but the world number six held his nerve with a much-improved service game to triumph after two hours, 10 minutes on court. Del … [Read more...] about Novak Djokovic defeated in second round of Miami Open