Archive for March, 2018


Unlocked Galaxy S9 devices to have FM Radio enabled on next update

The next update coming to unlocked Galaxy S9 devices should bring FM radio accessibility. Carrier locked versions of the device already have the ability to use FM radio.

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Android 8.1 Oreo is coming to the Razer Phone in April

You can download the Developer Preview right now.

If you own a Razer Phone, chances are you’ve been itching to get your hands on Android Oreo. The phone shipped with 7.1.1 Nougat out of the box, and Razer’s finally broken the silence and announced that Oreo is officially on the way.

On its Twitter account, Razer confirmed that it’ll be skipping Android 8.0 and simply updating the Razer Phone to 8.1.

The update will be available for  [Read More…]

Please say a VR180 version of Google Clips is next

Don’t just show me pictures, let me stand in the room where it happened.

It takes a little bit of getting used to, but Google Clips is a fantastic way to capture memories without needing to walk around with your camera in-hand all day. After my review, I continued bringing it with me wherever I went, and have continued to enjoy using it whenever the perfect moment struck. But at the end of the day what I  [Read More…]

Official 3D video showing Oukitel’s rugged WP5000 jewel is now available (Promoted)

The Oukitel WP5000 is coming soon and to build hype around the rugged phone, the company has shared a 3D video showing the tri-proof handset.

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A new pop-up subscription scam could catch you out in the Play Store

Scammers out there seem to have created a new way to scam users out of their money by using the Play Store subscription pop-ups to trick users. The method first showed up in an app called Pingu Cleans Up. Google has since removed it from the Play Store but no doubt another will take its […]

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Smart Launcher 5 update brings an all-new design and features

Introducing ambient themes, adaptive icons, new app drawer layouts, and much more.

Third-party launchers are often the best way to customize the look and feel of your Android device, and one of the most popular ones — Smart Launcher — is getting a complete overhaul thanks to its new Smart Launcher 5 update.

There’s a lot to take in with Smart Launcher 5, but the thing you’ll notice right away is its new look. Smart Launcher 5  [Read More…]

Sony Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact now up for pre-order in the U.S.

Available for $ 799 and $ 649, respectively.

Sony’s Xperia phones don’t get much love here in the States, and depending on who you ask, that’s either a shame or well-deserved. As such, you’ll either feel indifferent or ecstatic to learn that the Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact are now both available for pre-order in the U.S.

These are the two Android phones that Sony showed off at MWC in February, and they’re some of the most  [Read More…]

5 Minute Yoga will limber you up, for a price (review)

5 Minute Yoga bills itself as a free Yoga app, but we found out that may not be true. Click here for our thoughts on the workouts and pricing scheme.

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Google Play audiobooks get new features like Smart Resume and more

Back in January, Google officially rolled out built-in audiobook support in Google Play Books, adding a bit more competition to the market against Apple’s iBooks and Amazon’s Audible.

Now the service is getting a bit better. Announced today, Google is adding new features like the ability to resume where you left off at the beginning of a sentence, speed up or slow down narration, and more. The new features are available now, so audiobook listeners should be able to take  [Read More…]

Beyerdynamic Aventho Wireless Headphones Review – The best on-ears?

The Aventho Wireless does so many things right, from its immaculate construction to its powerhouse sound quality. But is it worth the high asking price? Find out all the deets in our review!

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