Disney Plus is on the horizon, with the streaming service’s first few territories set to get a whole lot of Disney in the coming weeks, and there are already signs that it’s going to be a successful start. First reason? Single. Tier. Pricing. We’ve gotten so used to streaming services with various pricing plans and subscription models – whether Netflix’s Basic,...
Best hard drives 2019: the top HDD for desktops and laptops
What can you expect from the best hard drives? While they won’t beat the best SSDs in any speed tests, there’s a reason they’re still around. And those reasons come down to two things: price and space. Not only are they more affordable, but the best hard drives also give you that extra space needed to back everything up, especially for data-heavy users.
Best hard drives at a glance:
- Seagate BarraCuda
- Toshiba X300
- WD VelociRaptor
- WD Blue Desktop
- Seagate Firecuda Desktop
- Seagate IronWolf NAS ...
Xiaomi smartphone has 108 megapixel camera
Chinese tech giant Xiaomi has unveiled the world's first mainstream handset to feature a 108 megapixel camera.The extra high-resolution sensor was developed by Samsung, which has yet to feature it in its own products.The firms say the benefit is that it delivers "extremely sharp photographs that are rich in detail".However, one early test of the tech indicates that its images contain more digital distortions than those produced by lower-resolution smartphones.For now, the Mi CC9 Pro Premium has only been announced for the Chinese market, where the base model costs 2,799 yuan...
Microsoft four-day work week 'boosts productivity'
Microsoft Japan said sales had been boosted by nearly 40% during an experiment in which staff worked a four-day week on full pay.Offices were closed on every Friday of August 2019 and full-time staff were given "special leave", which was paid.Meetings were restricted to a maximum of 30 minutes and online discussions were encouraged as an alternative to face-to-face.Japan has some of the longest working hours in the world.
Best earbuds 2019: the best earbuds, earphones and in-ear headphones for any budget
Earbuds. Earphones. In-ear...
4 ways Disney Plus could beat Netflix – and 4 ways it could fall behind
Google Pixel 4 review: the ultimate Android phone has a big flaw
Big phone launches come thick and fast towards the end of each year. And 2019 has been no different. Pretty much the last manufacturer to reveal its flagship devices every year is Google –...