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Skip Surface Duo and give your Android phone the Duo makeover

Microsoft’s Surface Duo is a compelling Dual screen Android phone, but shelling out $1399+ isn’t something everyone can do at the moment. We will show you how to makeover your Android phone in the Surface Duo’s image.

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Surface Duo is here | We examine its history and discuss the one thing holding it back

Microsoft’s Surface brand is perhaps one of the most intriguing success stories of the last decade. When someone wanted a beautifully designed PC, they had to buy a MacBook and install Windows onto a separate partition. The original Surface shook up the industry in two major ways, it created the most successful 2in1 design that […]

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While Apple unifies its platform, we ask what happened to the Windows platform unification?

On Monday Apple announced its two-year transition to move its Macs to Apple-made silicon and also that all iOS and iPadOS apps can run on Apple silicon powered macOS Big Sur devices. With Apple seemingly copying Windows Phone UX, using the term Universal Apps and touting Microsoft Office as already up and running on Apple’s […]

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Firefox VPN beta to be released as Mozilla VPN

Mozilla looks ready to roll out its recently launched beta VPN, Firefox Private Network, and now will be known henceforth at Mozilla VPN. Mozilla says “The VPN will exit Beta phase in the next few weeks, move out of the Firefox Private Network brand, and become a stand-alone product, Mozilla VPN, to serve a larger […]

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With Xbox Series X, XCloud will be the most powerful gaming cloud

XCloud continues to add to the ever-growing library of titles it already has, at least for Android currently, because there is only 1 game available for iOS. Today in a blog post, Microsoft said “With Project xCloud, we’re not just building the most powerful and compatible console, we’re building the fastest, most powerful, and most compatible […]

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Darkmode for Facebook Android app leaks

Facebook has been adding ‘Dark Mode’ to its various properties like WhatsApp, Instagram and Facebook’s desktop site and now the company is continuing that progress with the Facebook Android app. From the screenshot below we can see Facebook’s version of what dark mode is and how consistently the design is being translated from the new […]

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Joe Rogan endorses the Privacy-Focused Brave web browser

Brave is known for its popular and private Browser that literally pays you to see ads and protects your privacy by default. In May Brave reported that it has more than 15 million monthly active users, which amounts to a 50% gain since launching in November of last year. Brave also reported that it had […]

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Brave browser to get extension support on Android

Brave is known for its popular and private Browser that literally pays you to see ads. Brave’s browser on Android may be getting extension support. On Reddit, a Brave Android browser team member revealed the browser might get extension support this year. Below is a prototype video in the twitter post. “We would like to […]

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XCloud adds 5 more game titles

XCloud continues to add to the ever-growing library of titles it already has, at least for Android currently, because there is only 1 game available for iOS. Today Microsoft shared that there are five more games joining XCloud. The five new titles are Ori and the Will of the Wisps, Batman: Arkham Knight, Mortal Kombat […]

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You can now circumvent Google and download ProtonVPN from F-Droid

The ProtonVPN Android app was only available through Google’s gates, the Google Play Store, but now privacy conscience users have another option available. So, what is F-Droid? F-Droid is a large repository of free and open source Android APK’s. F-Droid enables users to circumvent Google and their data collection practices. The ProtonVPN app is actually […]