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How long should you keep a phone?

New phone models arrive all the time. The phone product lines get an annual refresh. Apple holds its annual iPhone launches all at once. In recent years this has always happened three or four months before Christmas. Top Android phone makers like Samsung, Huawei and Nokia have more than one product lines. Each line gets…

Tablet sales surge as pandemic bites

Canalys reports worldwide tablet shipments hit 37.5 million units in Q2 2020, a 26 percent year-on-year increase. Worldwide tablet PC market Q2 2020 Source: Canalys Newsroom- Worldwide tablet PC market Q2 2020 The tablet is back. Tablet shipments climbed 26 percent in the second quarter. Desktop PC shipments dropped 26 percent, while notebook shipments were…

Surface Go 2 — Microsoft’s latest more ultraportable than tablet

Surface Go 2 is Microsoft’s second generation Windows 10 tablet. Like Apple’s iPad, the Surface Go 2 is a lovely device, Yet it has more in common with ultraportable Window laptops than the iPad. Microsoft’s second Surface Go is a fraction larger than the first version. The screen is now 10.5 inches. It weighs 545g,…