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DisplayPort

DisplayPort 101: What It Is And Why It Matters

DisplayPort is a set of cables, ports, and standards that are used for audio/visual transmission. A group of computer and chip manufacturers designed DisplayPort to replace the older A/V standards like DVI and VGA. Why Does DisplayPort Matter? Most people use HDMI connections for their televisions and computers. So, why should anyone care about DisplayPort? DisplayPort 2.0 is by far the most imp....

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Console Wars and the Future of Gaming

The video game industry has always been a market in which only two or three consoles could survive at a time. This has led to the market being very competitive. But, why is there so much hostility amongst gamers and their consoles? The answer is most likely how the consoles are marketed. Console Wars: A Brief History The start of the console wars might be Sega’s entrance into the North Ameri....

Ethernet cable

Ethernet Cable 101: What You Need To Know

If you’re like many computer users, you might have a handful of Ethernet cables lying around. They look a little like old phone lines and are most often used to connect devices to the internet. But, what is an Ethernet port, what kind of ports and cables are there, and how do people use them to streamline their devices and data? This article will attempt to answer those questions. By the tim....

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Apple WWDC 2021: Predictions and Rumors

There’s no time to take a breath from the recent Apple product launches! Next up is the WWDC (Worldwide Developers Conference), Apple’s event that gives developers a peek into the future of its software ecosystem. From June 7 through to June 11, the online event will explore the future of iOS, iPadOS, macOS, watchOS, and tvOS. As well as insight into the Apple technology and tools behind the ne....

TWS market watch

The Global True Wireless Earbuds Trends 2021

True wireless stereo earbuds are now the most popular type of headphones on the market. Tech fans all over the world are freeing themselves from wires for good without sacrificing elements that traditionally have only been available with premium wired devices. The TWS market is developing rapidly. Audio quality, noise cancellation, battery life, and price are now much more in sync with what consum....

USB Basics

USB Basics: Types, Speed, & Why It Is So Popular

USB stands for Universal Serial Bus. USB standards are like blueprints that companies use to make cables and connectors. A unified standard ensures that your devices communicate easily. It doesn't matter which company made your devices. USB cables were first introduced in 1996. At that time, you could not expect any old keyboard to work for your computer. So, a group of technology and electroni....

UGREEN VGA Cable

A Complete Guide to VGA: What You Need to Know

VGA is short for Video Graphics Array. It is a standard for video output that uses analog signals rather than digital signals. VGA connectors have 15 pins that each contribute to how the colors blend on the screen. The VGA standard was first introduced in 1987. IBM originally designed the standard for 640x480 displays. VGA connections use a 16 color system. This was revolutionary at the time an....

the future of foldable phones

Are Foldable Phones the Future?

Since the Royole FlexPai’s release at the beginning of 2018, the smartphone market has changed completely. Foldable phones are taking over the smartphone market. Every major smartphone brand either has a foldable phone or will be releasing one in 2021. Most people didn’t notice Royole Flexpai’s 2018 release. On the other hand, people noticed the original Samsung Galaxy Fold for all the wron....

Aluminum material

Why Is Aluminum Widely Used in the Electronics Industry

People usually think about how fast devices are and what they can do. However, they don’t think much about what goes into making them. Today, aluminum is one of the most prominent materials in electronic devices. It’s present in smartphones, laptops, and peripheral accessories. Nokia and HTC were the first cell phone manufacturers to engineer aluminum handsets. Yet, Apple made aluminum accessor....

Power Bank

How Do Power Banks Work? Construction, Usage, and More

These days our lives are dominated by our favorite electronic devices, but users often find that their technology runs out of power before they’ve finished using it. One result of this is a booming market for portable chargers, also known as power banks. But how does a power bank work? What’s the science behind what seems like a simple but life-saving gadget? How Do Batteries Work? Power ....

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What is a Power Bank? the Basics of Portable Charger

If you own a phone, tablet, laptop, Bluetooth speaker, or indeed any other type of portable electronic device, chances are that at some point you have faced the ultimate 21st-century nightmare: Running out of power! There’s not always an easy way to charge on the go and often you’ll be out with no sockets available. Fortunately, there’s an ingenious solution to this very modern inconvenienc....

2021 Q1 flagship phones

Roundup for New Flagship Phones in Q1 2021

Smartphone Market Watch in Q1 2021 After a 10.5% decline in smartphone purchases in 2020 due to COVID-19, Gartner expects worldwide smartphone purchases to increase 11% in 2021. The most significant increases in sales are expected in the Latin American markets and Asian-Pacific markets. Gartner also expects 5G phone sales to constitute 35% of all worldwide smartphone sales and a number of major c....