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.

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Sergey Brin is Working on a Massive Airship

If the airship is not an official Alphabet project, what is it?...

12 hours ago

Galaxy S9 Rumored for Snapdragon 845 Chipset Exclusivity

Galaxy S9 Rumored for Snapdragon 845 Chipset Exclusivity

S9 could have an exclusive on the Snapdragon 845 for at least a while...

12 hours ago

Rumor Suggests Only the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are Coming

Rumor Suggests Only the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are Coming

Only two models are coming says new rumor...

13 hours ago

Sling TV Cloud DVR Lands on Apple TV

Sling TV Cloud DVR Lands on Apple TV

Cloud DVR costs another $5 monthly...

1 day ago, 6:01am CDT

iPad Pro 2 Rumors Hint at WWDC Launch

iPad Pro 2 Rumors Hint at WWDC Launch

Among the rumors for iPAd Pro 2 is a mini version of the tablet...

1 day ago, 5:47am CDT

Apple Delays Carpool Karaoke Original Series

Apple Delays Carpool Karaoke Original Series

There is no word on what is causing delays with the original series...

1 day ago, 5:24am CDT

Apple Training Manuals Detail Self-Driving Platform

Apple Training Manuals Detail Self-Driving Platform

Manuals show what employees must complete to earn the right to operate Apple's self-driving vehicles...

2 days ago, 6:23am CDT

Apple Watch Series 3 May Launch Alongside iPhone 8

Apple Watch Series 3 May Launch Alongside iPhone 8

Wearable could be pushed back to the spring of 2018 says rumor...

2 days ago, 5:53am CDT

New Apple Watch Series 2 NikeLab Smartwatch Launches This Month

New Apple Watch Series 2 NikeLab Smartwatch Launches This Month

Apple Watch NikeLab launches April 27...

5 days ago, 6:02am CDT

Apple could Ship 250M iPhones Next Year

Apple could Ship 250M iPhones Next Year

Some analysts think the current stock price already has expectations of massive iPhone 8 sales built in...

5 days ago, 5:44am CDT

Demand for iPhone Chips to Eclipse 50M Quarterly in the Second Half of 2017

Demand for iPhone Chips to Eclipse 50M Quarterly in the Second Half of 2017

Chip suppliers are ramping up for big sales of iPhones...

6 days ago, 6:00am CDT

Apple Pledges to Stop Mining and Use Only Recycled Materials

Apple Pledges to Stop Mining and Use Only Recycled Materials

Apple has no idea how to keep this promise right now...

6 days ago, 5:50am CDT

Apple's Fifth Avenue Glass Cube is Going Away

Apple's Fifth Avenue Glass Cube is Going Away

Glass cubicle will be removed during construction...

6 days ago, 5:10am CDT

iPad Pro 2 Expected in June at WWDC

iPad Pro 2 Expected in June at WWDC

Rumors suggest the iPad Pro 2 will be used to show off iOS 11...

1 week ago, 6:21am CDT

iPhone SE Screen Shortage Rumor Means Replacement Rather than Repair

iPhone SE Screen Shortage Rumor Means Replacement Rather than Repair

If you need iPhone SE repairs you might get a new device...

1 week ago, 5:51am CDT

Pro-level iMac computers Tipped for End of 2017 Launch

Pro-level iMac computers Tipped for End of 2017 Launch

Hardware rumored to include Intel Xeon processor...

1 week ago, 5:33am CDT

Apple Wants LG to make OLEDs for the 2018 iPhone

Apple Wants LG to make OLEDs for the 2018 iPhone

LG is considering the deal with a decision due by June...

Apr 18 2017, 6:28am CDT

Rumor Claims Apple Could Buy Disney

Rumor Claims Apple Could Buy Disney

A merged Apple and Disney would be worth $1 trillion...

Apr 18 2017, 6:01am CDT

Samsung Galaxy S8 Smartphones with Tinted Screens Anger Users

Samsung Galaxy S8 Smartphones with Tinted Screens Anger Users

Samsung says fix red tint in the menus, owners say you can't...

Apr 18 2017, 5:30am CDT

Apple TV Rumor Hints at Mutli-user and PiP Mode via tvOS 11

Apple TV Rumor Hints at Mutli-user and PiP Mode via tvOS 11

Apple TV may finally get some love with a new OS...

Apr 17 2017, 6:09am CDT

Rumor Tips Microsoft Surface Book 2 to Get Cheaper, But Lose One Big Feature

Cheaper Microsoft Surface Book 2 May Debut at May 2 Microsoft Event

Change in form factor rumored to reduce the price of the Surface Book 2, Surface Pro 5 could also be seen...

Apr 17 2017, 5:38am CDT

New MacBook Pro Lacking a Touch Bar Rumored

New MacBook Pro Lacking a Touch Bar Rumored

Touch Bar-less MacBook Pro wants to appeal to actual pros...

Apr 14 2017, 6:03am CDT

Apple iPhone Rumors Point to Touch ID Issues for iPhone 8 and More

Apple iPhone Rumors Point to Touch ID Issues and Two iPhone 8 Flavors

Under-glass Touch ID sensor is giving Apple fits...

Apr 14 2017, 5:15am CDT

Apple may Support Dual SIMS on Coming iPhone and Apple Watch

Dual SIMS Possible Coming iPhone and Apple Watch, Watch may Get Glucose Monitoring

Apple is working on tech for the Apple Watch Series 3 that could allow diabetics to monitor glucose levels...

Apr 13 2017, 5:44am CDT

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Rumors Hint at 6GB of RAM and 4K Resolution

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Rumors Hint at 6GB of RAM and 4K Resolution

Galaxy Note 8 rumor suggests the resolution to make VR fans happy...

Apr 12 2017, 6:00am CDT

Rumor Tips Microsoft Surface Book 2 to Get Cheaper, But Lose One Big Feature

Rumor Tips Microsoft Surface Book 2 to Get Cheaper, But Lose One Big Feature

Change in form factor will reduce the price, but will the Surface Book 2 be cool enough to compete with the MacBook Pro?...

Apr 12 2017, 5:40am CDT

Microsoft's May Spring Hardware Event Could Focus on Windows 10 Cloud

Microsoft's May Event Could Focus on Windows 10 Cloud

Windows 10 Cloud tipped for cheap devices that compete with Chromebooks...

Apr 12 2017, 5:12am CDT

2017 iMac Update Aims for the Pro Users Ahead of New Mac Pro

2017 iMac Update Aims for the Pro Users Ahead of New Mac Pro

New iMac tipped for up to 64GB of RAM...

Apr 11 2017, 6:30am CDT

Apple Watch Production to Launch in Second Half of 2017 from New Supplier Tips Report

Apple Watch Series 3 Production Opens Door for New Apple Partner

Compal Electronics to take over some Apple Watch manufacturing...

Apr 11 2017, 5:41am CDT

Apple says Mac Mini Refresh Will Happen, Offers Little Detail

Mac Mini Refresh Might See the Tiny Machine Grow

No word on when exactly the refreshed Mac mini might land...

Apr 10 2017, 9:57am CDT

Microsoft Surface Pro 5 Rumors Tip Kaby Lake CPU

Microsoft Surface Pro 5 Rumors Claim New Stylus, CPUs, and Revamped Keyboard Cover

Surface Pro 5 update is expected to be a mild one...

Apr 10 2017, 6:07am CDT

Google Wants Curved OLED Screens for Next Pixel Phone Says Rumors

Google Wants Curved OLED Screens for Next Pixel Phone Says Rumors

Google moves to secure curved OLED production from LG Display...

Apr 10 2017, 5:45am CDT

Apple Watch Production to Launch in Second Half of 2017 from New Supplier Tips Report

Apple Watch Production to Launch in Second Half of 2017 from New Supplier Tips Report

Compal Electronics to take over some Apple Watch manufacturing...

Apr 7 2017, 6:01am CDT

Apple-Samsung Curved OLED Deal is for 92M Screens over 2-Years

Apple-Samsung Curved OLED Deal is for 92M Screens over 2-Years

Curved OLED deal has been ramped up with Apple wanting more screens...

Apr 6 2017, 5:57am CDT

Surface Phone Gets an Official Domain, Hardware Rumors Hint at Quad HD Resolution

Surface Phone Gets an Official Domain, Hardware Rumors Hint at Quad HD Resolution

Rumored hardware for Surface Phone doesn't seem all that compelling...

Apr 6 2017, 5:21am CDT

Apple Moving Chip Design In House to Keep the Margins High

Apple Moving Chip Design In House to Keep the Margins High

Metal makes it so Apple can change chips without messing with the workflow of its developers...

Apr 5 2017, 6:39am CDT

iMac 2017 Upgrade to 8K Resolution Could Double the Price of the Screen

iMac 2017 Upgrade to 8K Resolution Could Double the Price of the Screen

Apple has a history of near neglect for its products outside of the iPhone and iPads that make up so much of its profits. Perha...

Apr 4 2017, 6:21am CDT

MacBook Pro 2017 Update Questionable as Intel Cannon Lake Processors Delayed

MacBook Pro 2017 Update Questionable as Intel Cannon Lake Processors Delayed

Delay in Cannon Lake processors means iMac and MacBook Pro with 32GB of RAM might not land until 2018...

Apr 4 2017, 5:50am CDT

Apple TV Rumors Point to New Premium TV Bundle

Apple TV Rumors Point to New Premium TV Bundle

Three premium streaming channels in one bundle, but how much would it cost...

Apr 3 2017, 6:20am CDT

Beyond the iPhone 8: What's Next for Apple?

Beyond the iPhone 8: What's Next for Apple?

Apple is working on its own graphics chip...

Apr 3 2017, 5:49am CDT