Steve Dent, Engadget

Steve Dent


Contact Steve

Discover and connect with journalists and influencers around the world, save time on email research, monitor the news, and more.

Start free trial

  • Engadget

Recent articles by Steve:

Google's Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL pack 2X telephoto cameras

Google's Pixel 4 smartphones pack new imaging tech, including 16-megapixel telephoto cameras. → Read More

Lyft is collaborating with Uber, Ford and Toyota on self-driving safety

Lyft is joining arch-rival Uber as a core member of the safety focused Automated Vehicle Safety Consortium. → Read More

Sling TV's free streaming comes to Android and Amazon devices

Sling TV offers cord-cutting cable packages and movie rentals, but until recently you needed a subscription starting at $25 per month. Earlier this year, howeve... → Read More

Samsung's Android 10 beta program is now available on the Galaxy S10

Android 10 was released in September, but so far, it's only been available on Google's own Pixel devices. Usually, it takes other manufacturers some months to c... → Read More

Apple TV+ signs Oscar-winner Alfonso Cuarón to a multi-year deal

Apple has scored a coup by landing Alfonso Cuarón, who won directing Oscars for Gravity and Roma, to a multi-year deal with its upcoming streaming servic... → Read More

HP targets businesses with its latest Chromebooks

Much like Dell did recently, HP has unveiled a couple of Chromebooks and a Chromebox for enterprises, touting the cheaper, simpler and more secure nature of Goo... → Read More

Hands-on with the Z 50, Nikon's first mirrorless APS-C camera

Nikon has unveiled its first-ever APS-C DX mirrorless camera, the 20.8-megapixel Z 50. That makes two different camera systems launched a year apart, which is q... → Read More

Sony disables PlayStation 4 Facebook integration

Sony has cut off PlayStation 4 Facebook integration, but Facebook is working on bringing it back. → Read More

Sony A7R IV review: 61 megapixels of pure camera power

Sony changed the camera landscape with its popular and powerful A7 and A9 full-frame mirrorless lineup, forcing its rivals to adapt or die. Now that its ca... → Read More

Intel's workstation X-series chips are a bit faster and much cheaper

Following a leak last week, Intel has officially revealed performance figures and other data for its 18-core i9 Extreme Edition and other 9th-gen X-Series chips... → Read More

Siri can now play Spotify tracks on iOS 13

With Spotify's latest release for iOS 13, you can finally ask Siri to play albums, songs and playlists, confirming a rumor that the two companies were working t... → Read More

PlayStation 4 update delivers 16-player parties and Android Remote Play for all

The latest PlayStation 4 update doubles the Party size to 16 and brings Remote Play to Android users. → Read More

California cracks down on political and pornographic deepfakes

Deepfake videos can be fun, but not when it comes to politcs and pornography. Now, the state of California is doing something about it with two new bills signed... → Read More

Snapchat's first swipeable lens is an AR partnership with Tinder

Snapchat will give users a taste of Tinder's "Swipe Night" with its latest lens. → Read More

Google found a serious Android flaw affecting Pixel, Samsung and Huawei phones

Google researchers have discovered an unpatched vulnerability on its own Android OS that affect the Pixel 1 and 2, Huawei P20, Samsung Galaxy S7, S8, and S9 and... → Read More

Sony's A9 II mirrorless camera has faster, smarter autofocus

Most photographers loved the speed of Sony's full-frame A9, but were less fond of the handling and durability. With today's launch of the Alpha A9 II full-frame... → Read More

Microsoft's Surface Neo will use Intel's next-gen Lakefield CPU

Microsoft's dual-screen Surface Neo is the first confirmed device with Intel's 3D 10-nanometer Lakefield chips. → Read More

Microsoft's SQ1 is a custom ARM chip for the Surface Pro X

ARM chips in laptops can give you battery life, slimness and connectivity, but power? In Windows laptops, not so much. Microsoft has promised that will change w... → Read More

Nissan’s IMk concept is a chic, boxy and electrified ‘Kei’ car

The boxy, chic IMk concept points to the future of Nissan's design language. → Read More

Google used photogrammetry to create a detailed VR tour of Versailles

Versailles palace is one of the most popular tourist attractions in the world, but fighting those crowds in person can be frustrating. Now, Google and the Ch&ac... → Read More