Daniel IonescuPCWorld

Daniel has been writing about smartphones, tablets and apps since 2008, and he enjoys pitting gadgets against each other.

VLC Player Beta Lands on Android

VLC for Android offers access to your entire video and media library with full search capabilities -- if your phone is among those supported.

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Chrome for iOS: Not So Fast, Cool Features

Chrome for iOS has some nifty new tools for syncing across devices, but delivers slower-than-Safari speeds.

Nexus 7 Tablet vs. Kindle Fire vs. the Rest: Spec Smackdown (Chart)

Let’s look at how the specs of the Nexus 7 compare with the Kindle Fire, Nook Tablet and the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0).

Google Maps vs. Bing Maps: A Showdown of Satellite Images

Let’s take a head-to-head look at Google Maps and Bing Maps to see which service provides a better view of various locations around the world.

Annual Cost of iPad Charging is Negligible

iPads are eco-friendly as far as power consumption, eating less than 12 kWh of power in a year, study reveals.

Samsung Says Galaxy S III Shipments will Hit 10M by July

Bullish on its Galaxy S III, the company expects its latest iPhone rival to be the fastest-selling smartphone it has ever produced.


Facebook Finally Lets You Edit Your Comments Anytime

Rolling out now: A feature where you can edit your comments on posts and view the edit history,

Samsung Galaxy S III, the Android Phone to Beat, Say Reviewers

The powerful, large-screened Galaxy S III smartphone--available from all carriers--garners mostly rave reviews across the Internet.

How Microsoft Surface Tablets Compare in a Crowded Market

Analysis: The ARM-based Surface for Windows RT may compete with other tablets, but the Surface for Windows Pro will more likely go up against Ultrabooks.

Amazon to Sell Nokia's 41-Megapixel Camera Phone in the U.S.

The unlocked ad unsubsidized Nokia 808 PureView with Carl Zeiss optics will cost $699.

Retina MacBook Pro Battery Will Cost 54% More To Service

You may want to factor in this higher cost if you're considering buying Apple's sleek new laptop.

Dropbox for iOS Adds Handy Automatic Camera Uploads

Cloud storage utility Dropbox updated its iPhone app with automatic uploads of photos and videos from the iPhone's camera roll.

Samsung Dismisses Rumored Facebook-Like Service

Samsung said it's working on updating its Family Story service that is aimed at families sharing photos and video across smartphone, tablets and Internet-connected TVs.

iFixit Teardown: Retina MacBook Pro Will be Hard to Repair

Apple had to make a few design compromises in order to build the slim Retina MacBook Pro.