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Christian de Looper

Senior Reviews Editor

Since 2021
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Bio

Christian de Looper was born in Canberra, Australia, where he lived until the age of 14. After his father got a job in Paris, France, Christian lived there for five years, after which he moved to Minnesota for college. During college, Christian developed a passion for consumer technology by writing for tech blogs. Christian now lives in sunny Santa Cruz, California.

All of the biggest announcements at WWDC 2022

June 6th, 2022

Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference is finally here. The keynote has ended, and boy was it a big year for software in Apple-land. For the uninitiated, WWDC is where Apple announces its next-generation software, from the new operating system for the iPhone to upgrades to apps. WWDC 2022 was no different. What we don’t always get …

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Best HomeKit devices in 2022

June 3rd, 2022

Apple’s HomeKit smart home ecosystem makes it easy to set up and control smart home devices on all of your Apple devices, and with Siri. HomeKit isn’t necessarily as full-featured as systems like Samsung SmartThings, for example. But it’s definitely easier to use, and for most, is all the smart home necessary. There are, however, …

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Aura Strap 2 review

June 2nd, 2022

Health and fitness tracking is getting more advanced. While there was once a time when heart rate monitoring was considered high-tech, the miniaturization of sensors has made for a boon in personalized health tracking. The latest feature seems to be body composition tracking, which allows users to get a better idea of their body’s makeup …

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Autel Evo Lite+ drone review

June 1st, 2022

DJI is easily the go-to when it comes to consumer drones, and for good reason. The company has consistently built well-designed and easy-to-use drones that are a whole lot of fun to fly. But DJI isn’t the only drone company out there — and in fact, there are other companies that are making seriously compelling …

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AirPods Pro 2: Rumors, news, and features

May 29th, 2022

The standard AirPods are solid headphones, but those that want a tighter fit and premium features like noise cancellation have turned to the AirPods Pro. The AirPods Pro headphones are a little more expensive than the standard buds, but for many, they’re worth the money. Soon, however, Apple will launch a second-generation model — tentatively …

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Google Pixel 7 news and rumors

May 26th, 2022

The Google Pixel 6 represented a big shift in direction for Google. The phone is the first to offer a Google-designed chip, in the new Tensor chip, plus it offers some incredible camera features, and more. But while Google has been building phones for a long time, the Pixel 6 is still a first-gen product …

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2022 Kia Sorento review

May 25th, 2022

Kia is killing it. Between recent models of the EV6, the Stinger, the Carnival, and the Telluride, the company has come out with hit after hit. So much so, that it’s easy to forget about its older models — but you shouldn’t. For 2022, the Sorento has been updated to offer a plug-in hybrid model, …

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Best HDMI Cables in 2022

May 24th, 2022

In today’s tech climate, having a range of high-quality and reliable HDMI cables on hand is more of a necessity than a luxury. Whether it’s connecting your laptop to the TV at work for a presentation, linking your Xbox One X gaming console to your home media setup, or simply installing a Blu-Ray player with …

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How to cancel Disney Plus

May 24th, 2022

Disney+ is easily one of the most full-featured and comprehensive streaming services out there, thanks largely to the massive library of content that Disney has at its disposal. With its huge back-catalog of kids movies, Star Wars and Marvel content, and now Fox’s library, there’s something in Disney+’s library for everyone. But that doesn’t mean …