CNET

Sure, it’s an interesting concept, but we’re going to need a bit more to go off of than a dummy device with no electronics in it. Guess we’ll have to wait till later this year before we find out any real news.

Verdict: NOT WORTHY, CLICKBAIT


TechCrunch

If you’re an iOS user and you are affected, these changes aren’t as bad as they sound. Overall, Apple is working to make the App Store a more user friendly experience.

Verdict: NEWSWORTHY


The Verge

Do people really buy refurbished headphones? That sounds like a terrible life decision. I do appreciate that The Verge can turn something like this into a one page article full of ads and sponsored content.

Verdict: NOT WORTHY, FLUFF


Engadget

TL;DR: No, it doesn’t. It’s an impressive console, though.

Verdict: NOT WORTHY, CLICKBAIT, FLUFF


SocialMediaToday

Old news posted today on a lesser known site. Why, Google? Why would you do this to us?

Verdict: NOT WORTHY, OLD NEWS


Reuters

Apple and Netflix join the ever growing number of organizations to withdraw from the annual SXSW festival. The SXSW team currently have no plans to cancel the festival, but are playing things by ear and will announce any changes on their site.

Verdict: NEWSWORTHY


Wired

Not tech, not news, not worthy.

Verdict: NOT WORTHY, CLICKBAIT, FLUFF


Ars Technica

While this is definitely a very good read, it doesn’t quite tick the right checkboxes to be counted as news.

Verdict: NOT WORTHY


Android Authority

The budget Moto G7 is getting an upgrade, and Android Authority is here with the specs.

Verdict: NEWSWORTHY


9to5Mac

There’s a “supercycle” every year. This year, the “perfect storm” is because of 5G.

Verdict: NOT WORTHY, CLICKBAIT


GizChina

OnePlus is making a shift and switching from Qualcomm for their lower end OnePlus 8 Lite. OnePlus actually holds a significant portion of the market share, so this will no doubt affect a large number of people.

Verdict: NEWSWORTHY


Gamespot

The PS4 exclusive gets a release date, a trailer, and 3 different editions.

Verdict: NEWSWORTHY


TechCrunch

Another app that promises to help users budget and balance their finances. The team at Emma hopes to relieve much of the mental anxiety that is associated with money matters.

Verdict: NEWSWORTHY


Engadget

Amazon is providing updates that make Alexa easier to use. You can ask Alexa to inform you about severe weather conditions, show you highlights from basketball games, or even election updates.

Verdict: NOT WORTHY


TechRadar

No real news here, just more speculation. It’s a bit of a bold claim to even call these “AirPods-rivaling” since nobody has laid hands on them yet.

Verdict: NOT WORTHY, CLICKBAIT, FLUFF


MacRumors

We’ve known about these Mini-LED iPad Pros and MacBooks for a while now. Telling us that they will launch by end of 2020 is in line with what Apple does every year.

Verdict: NOT WORTHY


The Verge

The deceptive web addresses in question are often used to deceive people into thinking that the sites in question are affiliated with the social media giant. These fake sites are often used in phishing attacks in order to collect personal information from potential victims.

Verdict: NEWSWORTHY


The Verge

Samsung announced their 2020 lineup of TVs today, and they are now available for preorder. The company looks to be putting an emphasis on gaming with their ultra slim bezels, as well as making large improvements to the built-in speakers.

Verdict: NEWSWORTHY


Droidlife

As interesting as it is to see the internals of the S20 Ultra, this article was posted yesterday and shouldn’t have been listed by Google News as something new!

Verdict: NOT WORTHY, OLD NEWS


Engadget

The much anticipated sequel to Half-Life 2 is coming! Sadly, Engadget is posting a news article today about a video exclusive released by IGN yesterday. Anything for the clicks, right?

Verdict: NOT WORTHY, CLICKBAIT, OLD NEWS