Category: Android News


Samsung Galaxy Watch vs. TicWatch Pro: Which should you buy?

These watches compete with each other on nearly every level.

If you’re looking for the best Google Wear OS has to offer these days, the TicWatch Pro is where it’s at. But if you’re not totally sold on the “All Google, All The Time” experience, there are other great options available. The most recent option is Samsung’s new Galaxy Watch, a continuation of the popular smartwatch design that used to have the Gear branding on it.

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How to send and request money using Google Pay

Bob still owe you for pizza last night? Send him this article.

If you’ve got an Android phone, Google Pay is the go-to app for all things mobile payments. You can use it to pay for things at stores that accept NFC, store your boarding passes and event tickets, house your gift cards, and send money to friends/family.

There are a number of apps that allow you to send and receive money from your contacts, but the  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi A2: Everything you need to know

Xiaomi’s latest Android One device is one of its best.

With the Mi A2, Xiaomi has retained a lot of the elements that made last year’s Mi A1 one of the best budget phones of 2017, while rolling out upgrades in key areas to make it an enticing option in 2018.

It was the Mi A1 that kicked off the Android One rebirth last year, and the model has worked very well to fill the void left  [Read More…]

How do they compare? UMIDIGI Z2 Pro vs Huawei P20 Pro (Promoted)

You might have already heard that UMIDIGI’s latest flagship, the Z2 Pro just went on sale a few days ago. The company is very proud of their latest achievement. In fact, UMIDIGI is so confident the Z2 Pro is going to blow away the competition that it has released a video in which it compares it against the Huawei P20 Pro.

It’s a short comparison clip which shows fans how the Z2 Pro stacks against Huawei’s latest flagship, a  [Read More…]

Skype Preview for Android will soon relay SMS messages from your PC and Mac

You’ll soon be able to send and receive SMS messages on your Android phone via Skype for desktop.

Skype is making a bid to be your texting app of choice with its latest preview update. The Skype Preview app for Android has been updated with a new “SMS Connect” feature that will let you send and receive SMS messages from the Skype app on your PC or Mac (via Windows Blog Italia).

Unfortunately, while the  [Read More…]

In Brief: LG G7, Moto Z3, T-Mobile’s new uncarrier move, and much! (Episode 19)

This time on In Brief, Matt, Andrew, and Donovan talked about the LG G7 ThinQ, T-Mobile’s UnCarrier Next program, the Z3 and its 5G Moto Mod, and our thoughts of Android 9 Pie. Check it out!

What we talked about today LG G7 ThinQ Review – Is LG finally back? T-Mobile gets personal with customer support and teams up with Pandora Motorola Moto Z3 review Android Pie Review: The reason why I gave up my iPhone X Visit our  [Read More…]

Microsoft Edge beta for Android rolls out breaking news alerts and more

Edge for Android is keeping pace with its iOS counterpart, adding breaking news alerts, annotations for books, and more.

Just a day after rolling out to the Microsoft Edge beta for iOS, Microsoft is shipping a few new features to beta testers on Android as well. The highlights of this release include breaking news alerts, the ability to check out annotations you’ve made in books, and more.

If you’re using Edge as your Android browser of choice,  [Read More…]

Samsung announces a pair of Harman co-branded premium soundbars

Coming next month with some large price tags.

Last year, Samsung acquired Harman Internation Industries, the company behind the popular Harman Kardon audio division. Since then, we’ve been waiting to see what the two could do together, and now we have the first product that comes with co-branding on it. Samsung has announced two new soundbars, the HW-N850 and HW-N950, both of which will become available to purchase later this month. Both options will have Dolby Atmos and DTS:X  [Read More…]

This $100 Philips Hue starter kit has two color smart bulbs and a hub

Bask in the glow of this discounted Philips Hue kit.

This Philips Hue two color bulbs starter kit is only $ 99.99 on Amazon. This is a new kit that released at a $ 150 price in early July. Last month, it dropped this low for a short time before rising back to $ 150. Considering individual bulbs cost about $ 50 right now and this kit comes with the bridge that is essential to the Philips  [Read More…]