Tag: News

We asked, you told us: Most don’t see the benefit of a smartwatch or fitness tracker

Despite most not owning a wearable, those who do prefer smartwatches over fitness trackers.

HMD Global responds after some Nokia 7 Plus phones in Europe sent user info to China

HMD has confirmed that a batch of Nokia 7 Plus phones in Norway received a device activation client meant for China.

Adorable Google Doodles are springing up on Pixel phones

An animation based on Google’s homepage Doodle has landed on some Google Pixel phones via the Search widget. And it’s very cute.

Asus reveals which phones will get Android 9 Pie (Update: Arrives April 15 for some)

Asus phones slated to get Android 9 Pie include the ROG Phone, Zenfone Max Pro M2, and many more.

Score a comprehensive collection of IT training for less than $50

These 14 beginner-friendly certification courses can prepare anyone for a lucrative career in IT.

You can now get cutout wallpapers for your Galaxy S10 via Galaxy Themes store

The move comes a week after Samsung fans created some rather innovative cutout wallpapers, posting them to reddit.

Where (on Google Earth) is Carmen Sandiego?

Remember Carmen Sandiego? Well, she’s back — in Google Earth form.

Right when we’re talking about Android Q, here’s HTC with its Android Pie plans

Expect HTC to roll out Android 9 Pie to compatible smartphones starting Q2 2019.

These smartphone trade-in stats will probably make Galaxy S9 owners cry

You might want to hold off on that Samsung Galaxy S10 purchase if you plan on trading it in later.

Google Maps now shows Lime bikes and scooters in over 80 new cities

If you’re looking for a bike or scooter rental, Google Maps can help you with that.

Retro special: Mini PlayStation and 20 legendary games now just $45!

From Metal Gear Solid to Final Fantasy VII, you can relive your golden gaming years with this mini PlayStation.

You can no longer fully unlock your Android phone with your voice

You’ll have to unlock your phone if you want Google Assistant to respond to your request to play music.

The Volvo Polestar 2, the first car with Android Automotive, is now official

The Polestar 2 should come to market in 2020 with a $63,000 price tag.

FCC offering $67 million to expand rural broadband

Rural carriers have 30 days to decide whether to take the offer or not.

Hands-on: HMD Global’s mid-range finds something for everyone

Nokia debuted a range of affordable phones that bring features once reserved for premium phones to the mass market. Here’s a look at the Nokia 4.2, Nokia 3.2, Nokia 1 Plus, and Nokia 210.

Deal: Google slashes $200 off unlocked Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL

Get an unlocked Google Pixel 3 or 3 XL for $200 off the list price, just like that.

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Qualcomm wants to build everything inside your 5G phone

In addition to providing 5G modems, Qualcomm wants to sell phone manufacturers on its antenna and radio front end portfolio.