Duet Display started life as an iOS app to turn an iPad into a second screen for a Mac or Windows PC.
It has since moved on. The latest version adds a Touch Bar interface. There’s also an optional upgrade that turns an iPad Pro and Apple Pencil into an advanced drawing tablet.…Also on:
Whatever you think about iOS and Android phones, Apple’s tablets have always been streets ahead. Samsung wants to change that. Its Galaxy Tab S3 is anything but just-another-Android-tablet.
There’s nothing second-rate about this baby.
Samsung first showed the Galaxy Tab S3 in February.…
If you have $700 to spend, these Sony MDR-1000X headphones do a fine job cancelling noise.
Sony MDR-1000X at a glance
|For:||Excellent noise cancellation, Seamless Bluetooth, First-class sound.|
|Against:||Erratic touch controls.|
|Maybe:||Features can complicate use.|
If you want a phone for less, consider Huawei’s NZ$400 Nova Lite. It packs plenty of features you might find in a premium Android phone costing four times the price.
Huawei Nova Lite at a glance
|For:||Thin, solid, light,|
Great build quality,
If you want more from desktop speakers, the Edifier R1700BT is worth a look, and a listen.
Edifier R1700BT at a glance
|For:||Big warm sound, smart-looking, fun to use.|
|Against:||Too much bass, Controls sometimes difficult to use|
|Maybe:||The design and sound may not be to your personal taste.|
Samsung needs a hit phone after the Note 7 debacle. The Galaxy S8 Plus could fit the bill. It is an elegant, slim, feature-packed slab of glass and metal.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus at a glance
|For:||Looks great, feels great|