New Apple M2 Pro and M2 Max MacBook Pros may be coming our way very soon

New rumors suggest that Apple may be launching updated MacBook Pros later this year – and they could be something very special. DigiTimes reports that the new MacBook Pro 2022 models are said to be fitted with Apple’s M2 Max and M2 Pro chips, and we’d love this to be true as the new chipset is rumored to offer a 12-Core CPU and 28-Core GPU, which is an incredible jump when you compare that to the M1 Max, which has a 10-Core CPU and 32-Core CPU. Could we see a…

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One disappointing way the iPad 2022 will be just like the original iPad

The next iPad is rumored to launch at an event in October, and we’ve been hoping for a major redesign. One of the key changes was the expected removal of the home button, bringing the base model iPad in line with the iPad Air, iPad Pro, and just about every fancy iPhone Apple sells besides the bargain-basement iPhone SE.  New rumors suggest the iPad 2022 model, the tenth generation of iPad tablet, will get a new look but will keep the familiar old button. This leak comes from a newsletter…

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Surface Pro 9 and Surface Laptop 5 have leaked: here’s what we know

Right off the back of a massive Windows 11 update, Microsoft has set October 12 2022 as a big day with some big announcements. It’s around this time of year that Microsoft drops new devices, and the expectation is we will be seeing new Surface hardware.  WinFuture (often a reliable source for all things Windows) reports that the Surface Laptop 5 and the Surface Pro 9 are set to be showcased rocking the latest 12th Gen Intel processors. Roland Quant, another familiar source, suggests that both the Surface Pro 9…

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This Chromebook lets you do your own memory and storage upgrades

Google collaborated with third-party company Framework to create a customizable and upgradable Chromebook laptop. As a company, Framework specializes in developing Do-It-Yourself (DIY) laptops that people can upgrade themselves with nothing more than a screwdriver, the parts the company provides, and a bit of patience. Now with the Framework Laptop Chromebook Edition, customizable laptops have entered a new frontier as repairability in the tech industry takes a firmer stance. Customized experience Be aware that not everything on the Framework Chromebook is customizable.  Starting with the more static aspects, the laptop…

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iPad Crayon maker slips, possibly confirms new Apple iPad Pros are coming

We’ve been expecting a new Apple iPad announcement before the end of the year and now one of Apple’s closest accessory partners may have confirmed new Pro models are coming. Our friends at 9to5Mac have noticed Logitech now says that its Crayon Digital Pencil will work with two iPad Pro models that have yet to be announced. If this reflects future products, this means an update to the iPad Pro 12.9-inch and iPad Pro 11-inch tablets could be here very soon.  On the Logitech site for the Crayon, it lists…

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Amazon Fire HD 8 (2022): Amazon’s new cheap tablet is here with three siblings

The new Amazon Fire HD 8 has been launched; this 2022 update on Amazon’s middle-sized tablet family replaces the 2020 model, and has four different tablets in all. That’s right, Amazon has launched four tablets: there’s the standard Fire HD 8, a Plus model, a Kids’ Edition version and a Kids’ Edition Pro device, because Amazon clearly isn’t worried about confusing its buyers with too many options. These all replace members of the Amazon Fire HD 8 (2020) family, though the upgrades are quite limited. To give you an idea…

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This secret new Kindle Paperwhite model could be the best ereader on the market

Amazon recently launched the new Kindle (2022) alongside a Kids’ Edition version of the slate, but those apparently weren’t the only new ereaders the company had up its sleeve. They were all of them deceived, for another Kindle was made. As spotted by keen-eyed fans, the Amazon Kindle Paperwhite from 2021 has received a new purchase option on Amazon’s website – you can now buy it with 16GB storage, instead of just 8GB as before.  Amazon didn’t make much of a song and dance about this new Kindle model at…

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Now is a great time to buy a second-hand or older Amazon Kindle

The new Amazon Kindle (2022) has been unveiled, bringing a USB-C port and high-res screen to the company’s line of budget ereaders – however it continues a worrying trend amongst the rainforest-named brand’s E Ink gadgets. The new Kindle costs more than its predecessor, the Kindle (2019), with an entry price of $99.99 / £84.99 meaning that you’re paying $10 / £15 more for this new model than you would have spent on the cheapest variant of the older one. We saw the same thing happen with the Kindle Paperwhite…

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ASUS wants you to use its new ExpertBook business laptop everywhere

ASUS is expanding its Expert line of business laptops by adding a new member: the mid-tier ExpertBook B3 Detachable, a computer that the company envisions will be used in a variety of industries. According to ASUS, the B3 can be used in remote work settings, “in the classroom, on the manufacturing line,” and even in healthcare environments. To facilitate this jack-of-all-trades style, the laptop includes features that give it a great deal of flexibility. Plus, the B3 only weighs 1.3 pounds (around half a kilogram) and has a battery life…

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Amazon’s new cheap Kindle update comes with 3 useful upgrades

It’s been over three years since the launch of the Amazon Kindle (2019), but finally, the tech giant has decided to update its entry-level ereader line with the launch of the Kindle (2022). This new ereader, released alongside a Kids’ Edition version, sits below 2021’s Kindle Paperwhite, as well as the Kindle Oasis line which also hasn’t seen an update since 2019, in the company’s line-up. The entry-level Kindles are the budget options for people who don’t need all the bells and whistles of the premium alternatives. The 2022 Amazon…

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