The HUAWEI MatePad Paper

There’s more than just books though, as this seems like a fully-functioning productivity device with emails, calendars, certain apps available to download from the Huawei App Gallery, handwriting conversion (using the stylus), connectivity between the Paper and a smartphone or PC, voice recording, video playback and more… More here. Almost. This does look good, but … Continue reading The HUAWEI MatePad Paper

The $2,800 Foldable ‘Mate X2’ Smartphone

The successor to 2019’s Mate X, the phone has received a radical redesign and now features a large uninterrupted 8-inch screen that folds inwards, rather than having the main display on the exterior, as with the original device. The main screen uses a 180Hz display with an 8:7.1 aspect ratio, and when the phone is … Continue reading The $2,800 Foldable ‘Mate X2’ Smartphone

The PocketBook InkPad (colour e-ink is here)

The Inkpad Color it utilizing the second generation E INK Kaleido color e-paper technology. On a fundamental level, it still can only display 4,096 colors and 100 PPI. What has changed is the color accuracy and gamut, colors look stunning, when compared to the previous generation. The background of manga, comics and PDF files is … Continue reading The PocketBook InkPad (colour e-ink is here)

An iPhone User Takes the Surface Duo for a Spin

There’s also a learning curve involved with moving things between the Duo’s two screens, or using both screens together. And then there are the times when those gestures and functions break down, even when you perform them correctly. The Duo also gets confused over which screen should be active when you position the screens different … Continue reading An iPhone User Takes the Surface Duo for a Spin

The Surface Duo

Surface innovation comes to a mobile device. Impossibly thin and with two high-resolution touchscreens, Surface Duo features the best of Microsoft 365 and every Android app in the Google Play store. It’s a new way to get things done with a revolutionary 360° hinge, multiple modes and new dual-screen enhanced apps that let you view … Continue reading The Surface Duo

A low cost 11 inch iPad?

The China Times report unfortunately doesn’t offer much more information on the rumored 11-inch iPad. The report simply says that this year’s “low-cost iPad Air” will feature an increased screen size of “almost 11 inches” with mass production scheduled for Q3. Apple currently offers the 10.2-inch iPad, which retails for $329, and the 10.5-inch iPad … Continue reading A low cost 11 inch iPad?


The idea of a folding display might sound like a sci-fi fan’s dream, but the flexible future is already here! Following the release of a few bendable displays in recent years, designer Kizuku Kitada takes things to an entirely new level with this tablet notepad that features a complete 180-degree fold… More at YD. OK, … Continue reading éf NOTE

Galaxy S9 / Matrix phone / MediaPads

The Galaxy S9 will have a 5.8in screen, while the larger S9+ will have a 6.2in screen. Both 8.5mm thick smartphones have curved screens, thin bezels, stereo speakers and reduced top and bottom non-screen elements compared to last year’s models. This year the S9+ will come with more memory and storage compared to the smaller … Continue reading Galaxy S9 / Matrix phone / MediaPads

The OIO Amp

The iPad is the ultimate consumer media machine. Even with Apple issuing ‘Pro’ versions of the world’s favorite tablet, it still is primarily used for watching content on its big screen (between sending mails). However, it wasn’t built with that sole intent. It has single-direction speakers (no stereo) which aren’t particularly rich in audio output, … Continue reading The OIO Amp

Affinity Photo for iPad

Developed without compromise, Affinity Photo for iPad is the first full blown, truly professional photo editing tool to make its way onto the Apple tablet. Built from exactly the same back-end as our award-winning desktop version, and fully optimised to harness the full power of the iPad’s hardware and touch capabilities. Affinity Photo for iPad … Continue reading Affinity Photo for iPad

The iPad Pro 10.5 reviews are in and they are all VERY positive

The new feature that matters on this display is that it’s capable of a refresh rate of 120Hz, which is twice what most mobile devices are capable of. That sentence is as nerdy as it sounds, but stay with me for a second on this one. The refresh rate is how quickly the pixels on … Continue reading The iPad Pro 10.5 reviews are in and they are all VERY positive

Can all of the iOS 11 iPad Pro tweaks replace a mouse?

Think about it for one moment. Many of us are genuinely exciting by the new iPad Pro and in particular the way iOS 11 attempts to make it more flexible and ultimately more powerful. This move by Apple makes perfect sense, but then I got to thinking about how I like to work and why … Continue reading Can all of the iOS 11 iPad Pro tweaks replace a mouse?

The iPad takes a big step…

With performance that’s edging into laptop territory, and now software that’s bridging the gap to a desktop operating environment, the iPad Pro’s established advantages over something like a MacBook or MacBook Pro grow in significance. After the MacBook Pro was downgraded in terms of ports and other pro features last year, I’m now much more … Continue reading The iPad takes a big step…

reMarkable Paper Tablet review

The sensation of writing on the high-friction surface is the best digital representation of paper I’ve tried, and that instantly puts its above using a consumer tablet such as the iPad Pro. But the biggest barrier to entrance for this device is surely going to be the price. And, of course, the availability. The reMarkable … Continue reading reMarkable Paper Tablet review

How can the iPad replace your laptop?

Mouse support would turn the iPad and the Smart Keyboard combo into a true competitor to the laptop, as well as position it as a direct competitor to devices such as Microsoft’s Surface Pro… More at ZDNet. No it wouldn’t. Mouse support would make a big different, but to presume that this change alone would … Continue reading How can the iPad replace your laptop?

PaperLike for iPad Pro could be very good!

Sketching with the Procreate App and the PaperLike is the best digital sketching experience that feels like paper on the iPad. With the PaperLike, your hand slides nicely on the iPad’s surface, making the sketching experience much more rewarding. No more printing, no more heavy books or documents. You can now write directly on a … Continue reading PaperLike for iPad Pro could be very good!

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