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.

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

2017 MacBook Air Rumors: Killed Off or Updated?

2017 MacBook Air Rumors: Killed Off or Updated?

Kaby Lake processor update would make the MacBook Air run longer per charge...

Mar 31 2017, 6:32am CDT

2017 Apple Watch Series 3 Rumors Suggest Cellular Chip Inside

2017 Apple Watch Tipped for Front Camera and Smart Fabric Band

FaceTime may finally land for the Apple Watch...

Mar 31 2017, 5:32am CDT

2017 Apple Watch Series 3 Rumors Suggest Cellular Chip Inside

2017 Apple Watch Series 3 Rumors Suggest Cellular Chip and USB-C charging

Rumors suggest a hybrid Lightning/USB-C charger port...

Mar 30 2017, 5:55am CDT

iOS 11 Rumors: What will Change?

iOS 11 Rumors: Night Mode and Multiple Users May Finally Be Here

iOS 11 rumors hint at things many iOS fans have wanted for years...

Mar 30 2017, 5:39am CDT

MacOS Rumors Ahead of WWDC 2017

MacOS Rumors Ahead of WWDC 2017

Little is known about the next flavor of macOS...

Mar 29 2017, 6:13am CDT

iPad mini 4 Gets more Storage, Keeps Same Price

iPad mini 4 Gets more Storage, Keeps Same Price

iPad mini 4 how has 128GB of storage, massive increase from 32GB of old version...

Mar 28 2017, 6:21am CDT

iPhone SE 2017 Update brings twice the storage for the same money

2017 iPhone SE with Twice the Storage aims at Indian Market

Apple is ready to build the iPhone SE in India with Wistron...

Mar 28 2017, 5:42am CDT

iPhone SE 2017 Update brings twice the storage for the same money

2017 iPhone SE Update Doubles Storage

Apple gives budget shoppers more storage for the money...

Mar 27 2017, 5:18am CDT

2017 MacBook Pro Updates

Apple MacBook Pro 2017 Upgrade Predictions

New MacBook Pro refresh is likely to be nothing but CPU and RAM upgrades...

Mar 27 2017, 4:58am CDT

2017 Mac Pro: Upgrade or Discontinue?

2017 Mac Pro: Upgrade or Discontinue?

Mac Pro has gone without an update since 2013....

Mar 24 2017, 11:10am CDT

2017 Mac Mini Refresh: Will it Happen?

2017 Mac Mini Refresh: Will it Happen?

Intel Kaby Lake processors seem a shoe-in for an updated Mac Mini...

Mar 24 2017, 5:35am CDT

LG's 2017 OLED TV Line is Massive

LG's 2017 OLED TV Line includes an incredibly thin wallpaper model

LG's 2017 OLED TV line runs the gamut from basic to very high-end...

Mar 23 2017, 6:33am CDT

2017 OLED TVs from Sony and Panasonic

Sony and Panasonic's New OLED TV Models for 2017

Details are lacking on both Sony and Panasonic's 2017 OLED TV lines, but expect these to stick to the high-end...

Mar 23 2017, 6:20am CDT

Philips 55POS9002 OLED TV for 2017 Features Ambilight to Make your Walls Glow

Philips 55POS9002 OLED TV for 2017 Features Ambilight to Make your Walls Glow

Philips integrates the latest edition of Ambilight into its new OLED TV...

Mar 23 2017, 6:12am CDT

What is an OLED and Why is it Better for TVs and Electronics?

What is an OLED and Why is it Better for TVs and Electronics?

OLED TVs are brighter, have more contrast, and are greener than other TV techs...

Mar 23 2017, 6:04am CDT

LG's 2017 OLED TVs launch in Australia

LG's 2017 OLED TVs launch in Australia

Top of the Line LG W7 OLED TV will cost Aussies $13,499 AUD...

Mar 22 2017, 6:27am CDT

2017 iPhone SE Could Launch Today - Updated

2017 iPhone SE Could Launch Today - Updated

Could the rumored iPhone SE upgrade land today?...

Mar 21 2017, 9:10am CDT

New Apple iPad Pro models could be landing Soon (As in Today)

New Apple iPad Pro models could be landing Soon (As in Today)

Apple Store downtime could mean anticipated new iPads are inbound...

Mar 21 2017, 5:44am CDT

IDC Expects AR/VR Headset Shipments to Bloom to 99.4 million units quarterly by 2021

IDC Expects AR/VR Headset Shipments to Bloom to 99.4 million units quarterly by 2021

AR headsets to ship fewer units but be the majority of the income for the market...

Mar 20 2017, 8:29am CDT

Windows 10 VR headsets

2017 Windows 10 VR Headsets Kick Off Booming Market

VR and AR headset market to be huge in coming years...

Mar 20 2017, 6:08am CDT

2017 LG OLED TV Line-Up is Ready for the New Competition from Sony and Panasonic

2017 LG OLED TV Line-Up is Ready for the New Competition from Sony and Panasonic

2017 is the year of the OLED TVs. Here are the new LG OLED TVs to battle the new uprising competition....

Mar 20 2017, 5:17am CDT

Gamers Having Issues with LG 2017 OLED TVs

Gamers Having Issues with LG 2017 OLED TVs

Most of these issues are finally solved...

Mar 20 2017, 5:15am CDT

Sony XBR-A1E Bravia OLED 4K HDR TVs Jump on the Scene in 2017

Sony XBR-A1E Bravia OLED 4K HDR TV Debut Packing Slick Audio Tech

Bravia OLED TV has sound that comes directly from the images on screen...

Mar 17 2017, 6:19am CDT

2017 OLED TVs from Sony and Panasonic

Sony and Panasonic OLED TVs for 2017 Aim for the Top

Sony and Panasonic both have TVs launching this year in the OLED market, the big question is will buyers like them....

Mar 16 2017, 5:17am CDT

Windows 10 VR headsets

Windows 10 VR headsets

Lots of new VR headsets for Windows 10 PCs are due out in March 2017...

Mar 14 2017, 6:17am CDT

LG's Coolest OLED TVs for 2017

LG's Coolest OLED TVs for 2017

LG has the biggest OLED TV range for 2017 and some cost the same as high-end LED TVS from other makers...

Mar 14 2017, 5:18am CDT

OLED TVs for 2017

LG OLED TVs for 2017

OLED TVs are coming on strong in 2017, these are some of the best from LG...

Mar 13 2017, 5:29am CDT

Unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus Cross the FCC

Unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus Cross the FCC

FCC shares Galaxy S8 line art...

Mar 9 2017, 6:48am CST

Movado Connect Smartwatches Running Android Wear 2.0 in the Works

Movado Connect Smartwatches Running Android Wear 2.0 in the Works

Movado brands Hugo Boss and Tommy Hilfiger will have new wearables as well...

Mar 9 2017, 6:21am CST

8bitdo Retro Receiver for NES Classic Supports Joy-Con Controller

8bitdo Retro Receiver for NES Classic Supports Joy-Con Controller

Joy-con and Switch Pro controllers are supportd...

Mar 9 2017, 5:59am CST

Nintendo's US head talks about future expansion for Nintendo Switch

Nintendo's US head talks about future expansion for Nintendo Switch

Netflix, Hulu and other services will come eventually...

Mar 9 2017, 5:41am CST

Porsche Eyes Hybrid 911 and All-electric Macan SUV

Porsche Eyes Hybrid 911 and All-electric Macan SUV

Hybrid 911, Boxster, and Caymans are a possibility...

Mar 9 2017, 5:22am CST

iPhone 8 rumors suggest official name will be iPhone Edition

iPhone 8 rumors suggest official name will be iPhone Edition

iPhone edition may not launch until December...

Mar 8 2017, 6:54am CST

Nintendo Switch LCD with Dead Pixels? That's Normal says Nintendo

Nintendo Switch LCD with Dead Pixels? That's Normal says Nintendo

Nintendo Switch users with stuck pixels won't be happy about this...

Mar 8 2017, 6:26am CST

Nintendo Switch Sales on the Verge of Record Setting Numbers

Nintendo Switch Sales on the Verge of Record Setting Numbers

Switch may be Nintendo's best selling console ever...

Mar 8 2017, 6:06am CST