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February 10, 2022

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CNET

Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra first take: Get ready for the S Pen

S Pen fans who bought last year’s Galaxy S21 Ultra had to buy the stylus separately and opt for a specific phone case that could store it. Other upgrades to the phone are more iterative, including steps forward in the processor, camera and screen.

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CNET

Galaxy S22 Ultra first take: Samsung’s S Pen-compatible phone just killed the Note

Samsung declined to comment on future products when asked if it would release new Galaxy Note phones in the future. But it did say the company is now thinking of the Galaxy Note as an “experience” more than a product line, and it plans to point Note fans …

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Computerworld

Workarounds for 4 tasks Windows 11 makes harder

On the Command Prompt window that pops up, type in taskmgr and press Enter. win11 workarounds 01 cmd open tskmgr Eric Geier / IDG. Pressing Shift + F10 in Windows 11 setup opens …

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CNET

Samsung’s new Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra is basically an Android laptop

A lot of people turned to their tablets in the past two years for work, school, gaming and video. And apparently those people are yearning for larger screens: Sales of large-screen tablets grew 24%, Samsung said, based on analysis from NPD Group.

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The Verge

How to preorder the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 series

As the top end of the line, the Ultra touts a massive screen size of 14.6 inches with 2960 x 1848 resolution and starting price of $1,099.99. The Tab S8 Plus is the next size down with a formidable 12.4-inch, 2800 x 1752 display for $899.99, and the …

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9to5Mac

realityOS rumors? Why I’m still waiting for homeOS to become a reality

A few days before WWDC21, a company job listing revealed that Apple was hiring an engineer to work on an unknown software platform name called homeOS. At the time, 9to5Mac speculated that it could be a mistake, that Apple could be referring to its tvOS …

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Bloomberg

Meta Is Now Calling Out Google Over Apple’s App Privacy Rules

Meta Platforms Inc.’s revenue is taking a multibillion-dollar hit this year because its social networks can’t gather as much data on iPhone users. The company spent last year attacking Apple Inc. for the change; now it’s publicly calling out Google, …

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Polygon

Nintendo Direct February 2022: the biggest announcements

Fans of Splatoon, Xenoblade Chronicles, and Fire Emblem didn’t go home empty-handed, however, and sports fans even have two things to cheer for later this spring. Polygon’s StoryStream has all …

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The Verge

Here’s what separates each model in Samsung’s Galaxy S22 lineup

The other camera specs on the S22 Ultra are similar to the previous model as well, consisting of a 108-megapixel main, 3x and 10x telephoto cameras, and a 12-megapixel ultra-wide. It’s also capable of shooting in RAW and, like the S22 Plus, can fast-charge …

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CNET

Microsoft vows Windows, Xbox app stores will promote competition

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is making promises ahead of the company’s biggest ever acquisition. Asa Mathat/Vox Media. When we think of app stores, the ones that come to mind are typically those for Apple’s iPhone, Google’s Android devices and maybe …

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