Stories By: Shane McGlaun


Shane McGlaun

Tech and Car expert Shane McGlaun (Google) reports about what's new in these two sectors. His extensive experience in testing cars, computer hardware and consumer electronics enable him to effectively qualify new products and trends. If you want us review your product, please contact Shane.
Shane can be contacted directly at shane@i4u.com.

Lockstate 6i Smartlock Update Renders it Useless

Lockstate 6i Smartlock Update Renders it Useless

Fix is to remove the lock and send it in...

13 hours ago, 7:10am CDT

Galaxy Note 8 Leak Highlights Deep Sea Blue Color

Galaxy Note 8 Leak Highlights Deep Sea Blue Color

New color is dark blue and looks good...

14 hours ago, 7:00am CDT

Galaxy Note 8 Beat by iPhone 7 Plus in AnTuTu Benchmark

Galaxy Note 8 Beat by iPhone 7 Plus in AnTuTu Benchmark

Galaxy S8 handily bests Note 8 in benchmarks...

1 day ago, 7:44am CDT

Proflight Walkies Dog Drone Walks the Dog

Proflight Walkies Dog Drone Walks the Dog

Perfect for the lazy dog owner...

1 day ago, 7:31am CDT

OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T Android Updates End After Android O

OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T Android Updates End After Android O

Devices will still get security patches...

2 days ago, 7:35am CDT

Foxconn Leak Claims "Blush Gold" as iPhone 8 Color

Foxconn Leak Claims "Blush Gold" as iPhone 8 Color

Blush Gold is more copper than current iPhone gold color...

2 days ago, 7:23am CDT

Moto Gamepad Moto Mod Ships August 25

Moto Gamepad Moto Mod Ships August 25

Get it at Verizon for $80...

5 days ago, 7:36am CDT

HomePod firmware Leak tips iPhone 8 5.8-inch Screen

HomePod firmware Leak tips iPhone 8 5.8-inch Screen

iPhone 8 screen will be huge, shortages are expected...

5 days ago, 7:23am CDT

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Patch for Switch Gamers is Out

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Patch for Switch Gamers is Out

Patch brings no new features...

6 days ago, 7:29am CDT

T-Mobile REVVL Budget Smartphone Gets Official

T-Mobile REVVL Budget Smartphone Gets Official

Phone lands in stores August 10...

6 days ago, 7:04am CDT

Galaxy Note 8 with 256GB of Storage Tipped

Galaxy Note 8 with 256GB of Storage Tipped

Price is tipped to be over $1,000...

Aug 9 2017, 6:29am CDT

iPhone 8, iPhone 7S, and iPhone 7S Plus all Landing at the Same Time

iPhone 8, iPhone 7S, and iPhone 7S Plus all Landing at the Same Time

All three iPhone models will launch simultaneously says analyst...

Aug 9 2017, 6:14am CDT

Leaked Image Shows Eight Different Galaxy Note 8 Colors

Leaked Image Shows Eight Different Galaxy Note 8 Colors

Image also shows matching S Pen stylus for each color...

Aug 8 2017, 6:11am CDT

AT&T Galaxy S8 Active Pre-Orders Start Today

AT&T Galaxy S8 Active Pre-Orders Start Today

Phone will be in stores on August 11...

Aug 8 2017, 5:56am CDT

Moto X4 Dual Camera Rendering Leaks

Moto X4 Dual Camera Rendering Leaks

Smartphone is expected to launch in September at IFA...

Aug 7 2017, 7:04am CDT

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Tipped for Fingerprint Scanner Under Screen

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Tipped for Fingerprint Scanner Under Screen

Note 8 is said to keep the rear fingerprint scanner location...

Aug 7 2017, 6:47am CDT

Asus ZenFone AR Launches on Verizon Wireless

Asus ZenFone AR Launches on Verizon Wireless

Phone is a Verizon exclusive...

Aug 4 2017, 7:44am CDT

New Galaxy Note 8 Leak Shows S Pen

New Galaxy Note 8 Leak Shows S Pen

Leaked image looks Samsung official...

Aug 4 2017, 7:26am CDT

iPhone 8 Facial Recognition Tech Tipped to Work with Apple Pay

iPhone 8 Facial Recognition Tech Tipped to Work with Apple Pay

Facial scanning said to be more secure than fingerprint scanning...

Aug 3 2017, 7:49am CDT

Eagle Prime is a Giant Mech Meant to Beat Down All Comers

Eagle Prime is a Giant Mech Meant to Beat Down All Comers

Giant robots are ready to fight...

Aug 3 2017, 7:39am CDT

Microsoft Surface Financing Lets You Upgrade in 18 Months

Microsoft Surface Financing Lets You Upgrade in 18 Months

No interest financing if paid off in 24 months...

Aug 2 2017, 7:39am CDT

Pixel 2 Renderings Leak Highlight Sleek Design

Pixel 2 Renderings Leak Highlight Sleek Design

Renderings are from casemaker Olixar...

Aug 2 2017, 7:27am CDT

More iPhone 8 Details Surface via HomePod Firmware

More iPhone 8 Details Surface via HomePod Firmware

Tap to wake and more feature references spied in firmware...

Aug 1 2017, 7:29am CDT

Blu R1 HD Pulled by Amazon Over Security Issues Posed by Chinese Software

Blu R1 HD Pulled by Amazon Over Security Issues Posed by Chinese Software

Blu defended the software and said no breaches have occurred...

Aug 1 2017, 7:08am CDT

New Galaxy Note 8 Leak Shows Massive Size

New Galaxy Note 8 Leak Shows Massive Size

Leaked case is said to be in production...

Jul 31 2017, 7:15am CDT

Nokia 8 Pricing Detailed by Vodafone Romania

Nokia 8 Pricing Detailed by Vodafone Romania

Leak claims launch will come August 8...

Jul 31 2017, 6:58am CDT

Galaxy S8 Active Leak Shines Light on All the Details

Galaxy S8 Active Leak Shines Light on All the Details

Launch date and price are a mystery...

Jul 28 2017, 7:23am CDT

Awesome ARKit Project Brings "Take on Me" Video to Life

Awesome ARKit Project Brings "Take on Me" Video to Life

Best use for ARKit yet...

Jul 28 2017, 7:01am CDT

Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL Renders Leak

Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL Renders Leak

Renders show no dual cameras on the back...

Jul 27 2017, 7:05am CDT

HTC VR Headset for China Needs No PC or Smartphone

HTC VR Headset for China Needs No PC or Smartphone

No word on pricing or launch information, the headset is for China only...

Jul 27 2017, 6:51am CDT

iOS 11 Beta Feature Points to No iPhone 8 Home Button

iOS 11 Beta Feature Points to No iPhone 8 Home Button

Home button or no home button, that is the question...

Jul 26 2017, 7:20am CDT

Apple Patent Dispute Loss Means $506M Payday for University of Wisconsin

Apple Patent Dispute Loss Means $506M Payday for University of Wisconsin

Apple plans to appeal...

Jul 26 2017, 7:04am CDT

Galaxy S8 Active Turns Up on Video

Galaxy S8 Active Turns Up on Video

Galaxy S8 Active looks ready to launch, but we have no idea when that will happen...

Jul 25 2017, 7:11am CDT

Facebook Smart Speaker with Touchscreen in the Works says Rumor

Facebook Smart Speaker with Touchscreen in the Works says Rumor

Facebook smart speaker to have 15-inch touchscreen and launch early next year...

Jul 25 2017, 6:57am CDT

Golden Nokia 8 Image Leaks

Golden Nokia 8 Image Leaks

Nokia 8 looks super shiny in gold, price still seems too high if correct...

Jul 24 2017, 6:17am CDT

Leaked iPhone 8 Rendering Claims to be Final Design

Leaked iPhone 8 Rendering Claims to be Final Design

Big power button remains indicating Touch ID will land there...

Jul 24 2017, 6:00am CDT

iPhone 8 Touch ID sensor in the Power Button More Likely

iPhone 8 Touch ID sensor in the Power Button More Likely

Power button sounds like the most likely location for Touch ID...

Jul 21 2017, 6:07am CDT

More Leaked Renderings Claim to Show Galaxy Note 8

More Leaked Renderings Claim to Show Galaxy Note 8

Note 8 is highly anticipated and expected for a September debut...

Jul 21 2017, 5:45am CDT

iOS 10.3.3 Launches Adding Fixes and Security Updates

iOS 10.3.3 Launches Adding Fixes and Security Updates

Big update to iOS 11 is expected this fall...

Jul 20 2017, 6:04am CDT

Rumor Claims New iPhone SE to Launch in August

Rumor Claims New iPhone SE to Launch in August

This rumor is sketchy, but almost makes sense...

Jul 20 2017, 5:43am CDT