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Dave Smith

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  • Business Insider SG
  • Business Insider AUS
  • Houston Chronicle
  • The Independent
  • Tech Insider
  • Inc.com
  • ReadWrite
  • International Business Times

Past articles by Dave:

PlayStation president and CEO Jim Ryan reveals the biggest lessons he learned from launching one of the most-anticipated gadgets of the year amidst a global pandemic

Jim Ryan, the head of Sony's PlayStation division, doesn't believe his company will return to the old way of doing things before COVID-19. → Read More

The biggest gaming companies from around the world formed an alliance one year ago to combat climate change. Its architect explains how video games can save the planet.

The Playing For The Planet alliance was announced one year ago in New York City. Dr. Trista Patterson was key to making it happen. → Read More

This $75 portable dock is a must-have Nintendo Switch accessory — even if you don't plan on traveling anytime soon

The Genki Covert Dock was designed for travelers who want to play their Nintendo Switch on the go, but it's also perfect for home use. → Read More

'The Last Of Us Part II' is a masterclass in attention to detail. Here are 15 tiny design elements that amazed me as I played one of the best video games of the year.

In many ways, "The Last Of Us Part II" represents the pinnacle of what's possible in the current generation of video game systems. → Read More

There has never been a better time to quit Facebook

Forget a black profile picture. If you really support what these protests are about, quit Facebook, and don't look back. → Read More

$500 would be a completely reasonable price for the PlayStation 5. Here's why.

Sony launched the PlayStation 4 for $399 back in 2014. Don't expect the PlayStation 5 to be around that same price. → Read More

Forget the Nintendo Switch: The PlayStation 4 is the perfect quarantine machine right now

It's hard to find a Nintendo Switch in stock anywhere right now. But there's a better gaming machine out there for most people. → Read More

I canceled my Apple Arcade subscription after less than a month — here's why I wouldn't recommend the service for everyone

Apple's Arcade service is a steal at just $5 a month. But if you're not into playing games on your phone, this may not change your mind. → Read More

Samsung's new $1,400 folding phone totally misses the appeal of foldable smartphones

Despite the phone's many hardware improvements, Samsung's new phone just isn't as magical or exciting as last year's design. → Read More

My biggest takeaway from CES 2020: It's time for America's tech showcase to leave Las Vegas

Las Vegas no longer represents where technology is today. For CES, America's largest annual tech trade show, it's time to seek out greener pastures. → Read More

Ivanka Trump just spoke for nearly an hour at the biggest tech show in the world, and nobody booed — here are the highlights

Ivanka Trump, daughter and advisor to the President of the United States, spoke in front of a tech-heavy crowd at CES 2020 in Las Vegas. → Read More

Apple quietly made a change to the Apple TV that is both annoying and self-serving

Apple tweaked one of the most important buttons on the Apple TV remote control, seemingly overnight, likely to promote its upcoming TV Plus service. → Read More

The 7 most disappointing features in iOS 13

Apple's new software for the iPhone, iOS 13, is a great improvement over the last version. But it's far from perfect. → Read More

9 reasons you should buy the standard iPhone 11 instead of an iPhone 11 Pro or 11 Pro Max

Business Insider - While the iPhone 11 Pro and Pro Max are tempting smartphones with all the latest Apple tech, the iPhone 11 is an incredible phone in its own right.. Read more at businessinsider.sg → Read More

'By Innovation Only'? Apple’s iPhone 11 event should have been called 'By Iteration Only' instead

Apple's event gave us three brand-new iPhones, a new Apple Watch, a new iPad, and release dates for a handful of Apple services. But that's about it. → Read More

This is the iPhone 11

Apple's next iPhone is finally here. At its big "By Innovation Only" event on Tuesday, Apple unveiled the new iPhone 11. Here's your first look at the new iPhone 11. → Read More

These are Apple's new iPhones: the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max

Apple announced its three new iPhones for the year on Tuesday. Take a look at the iPhone 11, the iPhone 11 Pro, and the iPhone 11 Pro Max. → Read More

Here's everything that happened at Apple's huge iPhone 11 launch event

Apple's event lived up to the hype on Tuesday: The company unveiled new iPhones, Apple Watches, and more. → Read More

Apple has been accused of acting like a monopoly — and new investigation into its App Store only gives its critics more ammo to make their case

An investigation into App Store search results found that Apple-designed apps were heavily favoured in the search results around hundreds of popular keywords – a discovery that gives more ammo to antitrust arguments made by companies like Spotify, which recently accused the iPhone maker of monopolistic practices that harm competition. → Read More

Roku is giving Sonos a run for its money with its new family of TV speakers — and it’s a brilliant business move

This week, Roku announced two new home-audio products: a Smart Soundbar, and a Wireless Subwoofer. In true Roku fashion, they're extremely affordable. → Read More