Monthly Archives: November 2017

Android

Google Home Max should be on store shelves by December 11th

We’ve known for weeks that the Google Home Max would be available in December and it’s looking like December 11th is the actual date. Google has fortunately stuck to the plan with the Max, unlike Apple that recently delayed their HomePod speaker until sometime in 2018. So if you’re looking for the ultimate smart speaker […]

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Take better photos on your Google Pixel 2 with this trick

Since the Pixel 2 and 2 XL launched back in October, we’ve known that both phones sported a dormant processor named the Pixel Visual Core. While it is still dormant on Pixel 2 phones running on the stable Android 8.0 channel, for those of us whose phones have recently updated to Android 8.1 Developer Preview […]

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NUU X5 shows you don’t need to spend a ton for a decent smartphone

Smartphones tend to be on the higher priced side of $500 to get the latest flagship features, with the cheapest possibly going to the OnePlus 5T or XIAMOI. That could be about to change as the NUU Mobile X5 offers some big features in a $200 package. The device will be on show at CES […]

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Essential has next generation phone in the works, lots of software updates rolling out

Although many may be wondering what the future holds and how rocky it may be for Essential after Andy Rubin announced a leave of absence from the company, several members of the development team are putting on a brave face indicating development is continuing as planned. This includes lots of new updates, including camera app […]

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Google’s new Android app helps users better understand and manage data usage

Ever get a phone bill that surprised you with the amount of data that you went through over the previous month? Or, perhaps you receive notifications that you’re on the brink of going through your data and don’t know why. If either of these situations sounds like you, then you’ll be interested in Google’s new […]

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Snapchat redesigns its app from the ground up to be more user-friendly

It’s no secret that Snapchat has been under increasing pressure from Instagram and Facebook and that its app was not the easiest to navigate, especially since becoming a publicly traded company. One way to garner some press coverage and get users excited about the social media service is by redesigning the app’s user-interface, which is […]

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Anker PowerCore Speed 20000 PD portable battery pack review

Anker has made a name by offering top-notch products at extremely aggressive prices, and they’re easily one of the most popular brands for electronics and accessories on Amazon. Whether you need a speaker, a charger, a phone case, or pretty much anything else, Anker is the first stop for many people. For this review, we […]

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DxO One camera for Android is now up for grabs for $499

DxO, the company best known for rating smartphone cameras, who is also behind the DxO One camera for iPhone and iPad, is now offering the Android version. Launched with a lightning cable for the iPhone back in 2015, the DxO One quickly became popular with users, although its steep $499 price tag prevented a fair […]

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Google unveils Datally, a new app to help you manage your mobile data plan

Google has officially announced Datally, a companion app to help you manage and control your mobile data. It’s actually been tested in the Phillippines for the past few months, but this marks the app’s global release to all Android devices.  The app is actually really cool, although it sorta feels like something that should be […]

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[TA Deals] Grab an UltraBright 500-lumen tactical flashlight 2-pack in today’s deal!

It’s always a great idea to have a flashlight handy, especially one with high-brightness and a rugged design. Right now you can score a 2-pack of UltraBright tactical flashlights that fit the bill, and at a pretty nice price, too. While flashlights like these can normally cost close to a hundred bucks, right now you […]

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