5G drains your iPhone battery. Here’s what you can do about it.

5G, 5G, 5G! Mobile companies and smartphone makers can’t stop talking about how fast the 5G mobile network is. Is the much-touted technology worth upgrading the device? 5G is fast — when you find it — but as the week of battery tests showed, it’s power-hungry, and there are no killer apps that require high … Read more

iOS 15.4 is here: Unlock iPhone with Mask, Hear the New Siri Voice

The story of the Covid-19 pandemic – and the great battle to unlock our iPhones with masks – will be told in the iOS variants: iOS 13.5 (May 2020)—Recognizing that wearing a mask prevents Face ID from reading your face and unlocking iPhone, Apple AAPL 0.13% Releases a software update that makes accessing the password … Read more

iOS 15.4 is here: Unlock iPhone with Mask, Hear the New Siri Voice

The story of the Covid-19 pandemic – and the great battle to unlock our iPhones with masks – will be told in the iOS variants: iOS 13.5 (May 2020)—Recognizing that wearing a mask prevents Face ID from reading your face and unlocking iPhone, Apple AAPL -2.66% Releases a software update that makes accessing the password … Read more

How to find the best replacement deals for your old iPhone or Android phone

That unused phone in your desk drawer doesn’t just collect dust. They also lose value quickly – hundreds of dollars in cash that you can put in your pocket by trading or selling them online. You probably have one or two old, unused devices that you’ve forgotten about. Once you upgrade to a newer model, … Read more

China’s biggest movie star has been erased from the internet, and the mystery is why

HONG KONG – Zhao Wei has spent the past two decades as Reese Witherspoon, the beloved actress turned business magnate in China. She has directed award-winning films, sold millions of records as a pop singer, built a large following on social media, and amassed 86 million fans on Weibo, the Chinese micro-blogging site similar to … Read more