Tag Archive: Faster


Your ticket to faster and more accurate typing is 93 percent off today

You can’t do anything on a computer without typing.  Whether it’s emails, browsing the web, chatting, posting to social media, or something else, you’re pecking away at a keyboard. How much time are you wasting due to inefficient typing?

Would you like to improve your typing speed and accuracy? Of course you would. We’ve got an awesome sale on Typsey Typing Trainer – a 93 percent discount on a lifetime account. Normally this would cost you nearly $ 300 but  [Read More…]

SwiftKey gets faster and leaner with latest update

The latest SwiftKey is a lean, mean typing machine.

If SwiftKey is your keyboard of choice, you may notice the app is a little faster after its latest update. The Microsoft-owned keyboard has received a substantial speed boost, making it “on average 20 percent faster loading” than its closest competitor, the SwiftKey team claims. Further, SwiftKey says it has reduced lag by more than 50 percent in its internal testing.

Here’s a full rundown of the improvements  [Read More…]

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition hands-on: The fastest phone just got even faster

10GB of RAM, 30W charging, and a whole lot of McLaren goodies.

I love a good collaboration, especially when it involves a high-end phone and a luxury car maker. Huawei has partnered with Porsche on more than one occasion to make ultra-sleek, even more powerful versions of its flagships like the Porsche Design Mate 10, but why let them have all the fun?

OnePlus has had a pretty good year, with the successful launch of two flagships, the  [Read More…]

Charge your phone faster with Aukey’s $8 Quick Charge 3.0 USB wall charger

A faster charge is always better.

The Aukey Quick Charge 3.0 18W USB wall charger is down to $ 7.92 with code 9ZMNJXPJ. The charger goes for $ 13 without the code and that’s the price it regularly sells at. We’ve never seen this model drop so low before.

You can use this charger to plug directly into an outlet and charge, but you’ll also need one of these if you ever want to get the most  [Read More…]

Microsoft To-Do updated on Android with faster sync, new ‘undo’ option

Microsoft To-Do has added new ways to interact with your tasks and faster syncing on iOS and Android.

Microsoft is taking a small break from its onslaught of major features for its To-Do app, opting instead for some smaller tweaks in the latest updates for mobile devices. Across both iOS and Android, that means you’ll now see To-Do sync a little faster. Meanwhile, each app has received its own slight tweaks to the way you interact with  [Read More…]

Android P features we love: Better, faster biometrics

Biometrics have been around for a while, but Google is taking things to another level and distinguishing “strong” biometrics versus ‘weak” biometrics in Android P.

Android P will have a lot of small-sounding but very significant changes to Android’s core. We see that with every upgraded version of Android, and often these changes are surrounding security. Google has a vested interest in keeping Android secure enough that the average user doesn’t need to worry about the how  [Read More…]

Samsung announces faster Chromebook Plus V2, coming to Best Buy soon

Last year’s Samsung Chromebook Plus was an excellent premium Chromebook with a dazzling screen, solid build and compelling features. Now Samsung announced it’s refreshing the hit product.

Dubbed Chromebook Plus V2, the next-generation model doesn’t stray too far from the size and style of the original model. It’s still a laptop you can also use as a tablet, but the new version does include a few important changes that should provide an overall superior experience.

First off, the Samsung Chromebook  [Read More…]

The Galaxy S9 has dramatically faster LTE than the iPhone X, but that isn’t the whole story

The Galaxy S9 may be 42% faster than the competition, but that’s not as impressive as it may sound.

As technology advances and more of what we do transitions to the internet and cloud, it’s increasingly more important to carry smartphones that offer reliable LTE performance. Samsung recently revealed that the Galaxy S9 and S9+ have demonstrated LTE speeds that are up to 42% faster than competing handsets in real-world conditions, and while that might sound like a seriously  [Read More…]

Galaxy S9 and 15W Qi wireless chargers: Does it actually charge faster?

Does more wattage mean faster speeds?

This year, Samsung’s Galaxy S9 series supports wireless charging. Same as last year, right? Except that there’s new hardware inside the phones to wirelessly charge at up to 15 watts, which is twice the speed of most phones (and more than double that of the Galaxy S8).

Charging speed is the only thing keeping some people away from wireless chargers, assuming their phone supports the feature. Even with advancements in the  [Read More…]

Cloudflare’s new consumer DNS service promises a faster, more secure internet

Cloudflare has launched a new consumer DNS service aimed at speeding up your internet while making it more secure.

You’d be forgiven if DNS news wasn’t on your radar for April Fool’s day, but that’s just what Cloudflare served up this weekend. In what is very much not a joke, the company announced a new consumer DNS service called 1.1.1.1, with a focus on speed and privacy.

The problem that Cloudflare is trying to solve is what  [Read More…]