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Does the iPhone 12 come with AirPods?

Rumour has it that the iPhone 12 will not include Apple’s much coveted AirPods. Apple has decided to curtail the accessories offers with the latest iteration of it’s popular smartphone and this includes the headphones. Apple has offered some form of earphones with the iPhone since its first release back in 2007. This move seems like a thinly veiled attempt to push people into buying their excesively expensive AirPods seperatley. So, this means users may now have to shell out another $20 for the privelage of wireless music streaming with your iPhone 12 Of course there are other, cheaper options …

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Galaxy S10 Flickering Screen Issue

Galaxy Note 20 Release Date: It May Be Sooner Than You Think

Troubleshoot Samsung Galaxy S10 flickering screen issue Samsung has recently kept the world on tenterhooks teasing both its next-gen Galaxy phones and they look like surprisingly big upgrades on the Galaxy S20 series. And best of all, we now know you won’t have to wait long to get your hands on them. Thanks to the ever-reliable TechCrunch, sources within have revealed that Samsung will announce the Galaxy Note 20 line-up on August 5, which is the earliest release in the range’s history. And to top it off, the Galaxy fold 2 will be announced alongside it. This is genuinely surprising …

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Galaxy S10 Flickering Screen Issue

How to fix Galaxy S10 flickering screen issue

Troubleshoot Samsung Galaxy S10 flickering screen issue A common issue on Samsung’s Galaxy S10 is a flickering screen.  Flickering screen problems are typically caused by bad hardware but can also be a result of software glitches or app conflicts.  First step is to diagnose whether the fault is a software or hardware issue.  Reboot the phone The oldest trick in the book but often the most effective.  If the problem has occured with no damage to the handset, then a software bug is a likely cause.  Such bugs usually go away after restarting the device.  We recommend a “battery pull” …

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Upcoming Apple Tech for 2020

Apples 2020 line-up We’re just coming off the back of Apple’s latest smartphone launch and already we’re looking to the future. Alpha Smart Phones have already released their “rumour catalogue” for the apple 2020 line-up. Although not expected until September 2020, there are already multiple rumors about the upcoming devices. If Apple continues in a similar vein for it’s naming scheme, we’re expecting to the phones to be called the iPhone 12, 12 Pro and 12 Pro Max. Apparently the 2020 models will finally get a much needed design overhaul  – the last major one occurring back in 2017. We’re …

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Excel Drop Down Cells

How to add a drop-down list to an Excel cell

Excel drop-down lists are an excellent method for data entry. Keep your worksheets professional and tidy with Excels handy list feature. In many online surveys and polls, it can be useful to limit the users choice for a selection with a drop-down list.  This feature can also be used in excel but the process can be a little tricky if you’re not an excel whiz. To create your drop-down list in excel, we will be using the data validation feature. You only need two things to begin: your list and the cell you that will contain the dropdown. The following …

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Samsung SSD Takes Another Leap in Speed

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Samsung Glaxy Note 10 Review

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Review

Introduction Few smartphones are quite as legendary and influential as the Galaxy Note line. Over the years since the original Note N7000, back in 2011, Note handsets have pushed many envelopes. Putting productivity and prosumer needs first is what helped the Galaxy Notes define the “phablet” category and bring new life to the stylus accessory. Naturally, a loyal fan-base followed, one that Samsung is particularly proud of and tends to flaunt at every new Note launch. The Galaxy Note series has always been known for its uncompromising power, trademark stylus, and mammoth screen size. But picking up the Note 10 …

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