Daily Archives: January 19, 2020

Why 2020 is the year you should finally buy true wireless earbuds

Since the first true wireless earbuds were unveiled in 2015 by Japanese electronics company Onkyo, the fledgling form factor has improved in both audio quality and performance – and CES 2020 showed that true wireless technology might finally be ready for the bigtime.  In the past, true wireless earbuds were …

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Still using Windows 7? It’s time to move on, but kudos

Eleven years after its debut, Windows 7 has reached End of Life. The venerable operating system will no longer receive security updates from Microsoft (unless, as happened with Windows XP in 2017, something truly dangerous is found) so it’s time to say a fond farewell and upgrade to Windows 10. …

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Verizon’s plans to connect rural US in a 5G era

The Verizon 5G network is based around high-speed but small-area millimeter wave (mmWave) frequencies, and its expansion throughout 2019 was restricted to cities – leaving it unclear if, or when, rural US will get the next-gen network. The answer: not any time soon, sadly, for the most remote users. But …

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Oracle aims to benefit the most as customers shift from on-premise to cloud

Oracle aims to become the top revenue earner and number one cloud provider when organisations start moving from on-premises to the cloud, a top official said. Speaking in an exclusive to TechRadar Middle East, Steve Miranda, Executive Vice-President for applications product development at Oracle, said SaaS [software as a service] will play a big …

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