Monthly Archives: October 2017

Android

Bluetooth pairing on Android just got a whole lot easier

Google has today announced a new improvement to Bluetooth pairing called Fast Pair. The company is calling it the hassle-free process to pair your Bluetooth devices. Unlike most features that get released, Fast Pair actually doesn’t require the very latest version of Android to support it. Fast Pair is supported on all Android devices running Google […]

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Essential Phone update adds fingerprint gestures and a patch for KRACK

The Essential Phone has evolved more than any recent device I can think of in a short period of time. A consistent flow of software updates have fixed many complaints about the camera and overall performance, and a $200 price cut has taken it from “overpriced” to an amazing deal. The company is now adding […]

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[TA Deals] Name your price for a complete Cyber Security Bundle

Keeping yourself secure online is incredibly important, and that’s why our Cyber Security Bundle is such a great idea. Best of all, right now you can pay what you want for some of the software in the bundle, too. This bundle includes all the tools you need for browsing the web, including Panda’s security service, […]

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Scary halloween treats for you: Bestek offering 30 free gifts & over $1,000 savings

2017 Halloween is just around the corner. Treat or treat! Here BESTEK has prepared scary treats – 30 free gifts and over $1000 savings for you in the Happy Halloween Carnival! Are you ready? Whether you’re dressed up as a horrifying TV character, or looking like a ghastly ghost, monster or zombie, you can have […]

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Linux Academy provides 103 courses and 1200 hours of content for 57% off

Web technologies are all around us, and the internet has become a happening place over the last two decades, but you may have just discovered how wonderful the Web really is. You may be someone that’s been a huge internet user for some years now but recently decided to learn more about the technology you […]

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Android 8.1 Oreo brings Netflix Picture-in-Picture support

Google recently released its Android 8.1 Oreo Developer Preview, bringing new features such as Android Go memory optimizations for low-end Android-powered handsets as well as Autofill enhancements, among other things, but Android 8.1 will bring an additional treat – at least for Netflix users, anyway. What’s the treat, you ask? Netflix is bringing Picture-in-Picture (PiP) support […]

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How to Install Android 8.1 Developer Preview 1 for Google Pixel

The official Android 8.1 Developer Preview Factory Image is now available for all the Google Pixel smartphones. The first Developer Preview of Android 8.1 Oreo brings the following new changes on Pixel phones: Dark / light System user interface that takes colors from the wallpaper you’re currently using; the Quick Settings panel is now semi-transparent, […]

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Entry level Nokia 2 smartphone touts 2-day battery

HMD Global on Tuesday announced the Nokia 2, an entry-level smartphone that promises to deliver two days of life on a full charge. Expected to launch later this year, the phone will retail for about $120; however, it’s unclear if it will be offered in North America. Powered by Android 7.1.1 Nougat, the Nokia 2, […]

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Samsung is launching an Android Oreo beta for the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus soon

If you’re eagerly waiting on Android Oreo for your Galaxy S8 (don’t worry, we are too) it looks like you might be able to get a taste of Google’s latest sooner rather than later. Samsung is reportedly prepping a beta program for Android 8.0 in a few countries which will let select customers test out […]

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Nokia 2 Goes Official With a 5-inch HD Display and Huge 4100mAh Battery

HMD Global today announced its most affordable Nokia-branded smartphone at an event held in Gurugram, India. The Nokia 2, as rumored, packs a huge battery that is claimed to deliver 2 days of battery life. It has been priced at roughly 99 EUR and will be going on sale in various markets around the world […]