Category: Android News


The best screen protectors for the Huawei P30 (so far)

The Huawei P30 is a gorgeous new phone that deserves protection for its display, but it’s not as simple as buying any screen protector. Huawei followed the latest trends with a curved display, so that means tempered glass screen protectors are only going to be able to protect the flattest portions of the screen while leaving the curved edges exposed. Since the on-screen fingerprint sensor is optical, there shouldn’t be any issues with interference with either a tempered glass or  [Read More…]

Binge watch your favorite shows with this sale on refurb TCL Roku 4K TVs

With access to all the streaming services you know and love.

Woot is offering a couple of models of TCL Roku 4K TVs on sale today with prices starting at just $ 199.99. The refurbished sets are from TCL’s 4-series and are provided with a 90-day Woot warranty. Use your Amazon Prime membership to avoid Woot’s $ 6 shipping fee.

Sweet streams TCL Roku 4K TV

TCL is known for its affordable TV sets that balance features  [Read More…]

Use your phone to control this two-pack of TP-Link Kasa Smart Plugs for less than half price

Smarten up your appliances.

B&H has the two-pack of TP-Link Kasa HS110 Smart Plugs with Energy Monitoring on sale today only for $ 21.99. That saves you $ 28 off the bundle’s price otherwise, though it sometimes sells for up to $ 60. Shipping is free.

Add smarts TP-Link Kasa HS110 Smart Plugs with Energy Monitoring

Bring your dumb appliances into your smart home and track exactly how much energy they use with these plugs. At this  [Read More…]

Save big on Oria’s magnetic screwdriver kits like a 25-piece set for $13

Get it to work.

The Oria Precision Screwdriver Set 25-in-1 24-bits magnetic driver kit is down to $ 12.74 thanks to a 5% off on-page coupon and the coupon code HA75NHZJA. Be sure to use both while checking out so you get double discounts. The kit sells for $ 16 normally and is currently $ 17 without these savings.

Screw Things Oria Precision 25-in-1 magnetic Screwdriver Set

There are actually two kits on sale today. One has  [Read More…]

Trade in your old Android handset at Visible, get a free phone

It just has to turn on and be paid off.

Visible, the pre-paid phone service network powered by Verizon, is eager to give out a free Android phone to anyone looking to check out the service. All you have to do is send in your old handset and you’re good to go.

This new initiative is what Visible’s calling “Swap”, and it’s pretty straightforward.

So long as you have an Android phone that turns on, is paid  [Read More…]

Shenmue 3 for PlayStation 4: Everything you need to know

When the fans want something they make it happen.

One of the best things about the world we live in today is that people can have a direct impact on the media they can consume. Kickstarter is a fine example of how, with enough support, anything is possible. Shenmue has been a beloved game of many since its release in 1999 where it helped shape the way open world video games were made.

Now, with the help of  [Read More…]

Huawei P30 Pro review: A long-distance relationship

How do you definitively say something subjective, like the quality of a photo, or song, or piece of art, is the best? Our culture has been trying to do it for years, rewarding and awarding the most popular or acclaimed tenets of each category, as fact. Because people like certainty, and they increasingly rely on experts to tell them what to watch, read, listen to — and buy.

In the smartphone world, the iPhone has benefited most from that  [Read More…]

House of Representatives passes Save The Net Act to restore Net Neutrality

The first step of a tough uphill battle.

On a cold winter day in mid-December of 2017, the FCC voted to kill Net Neutrality. In June of last year, the protections that Net Neutrality offers were officially repealed.

However, things could be looking up. On April 10, 2019, the House of Representatives voted in favor of passing the Save the Net Act — an act that would restore Net Neutrality in the U.S.

Per Jessica Rosenworcel, FCC  [Read More…]

Open-world MMORPG ‘Black Desert Mobile’ is coming to US, UK Android phones

Black Desert looks incredible on mobile devices!

Black Desert is a third-person action game by Korean developer Pearl Abyss. The title can be classified as a sandbox-oriented massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) which offers players unprecedented freedom. You should love exploration and be able to engage challenging enemies in a heartbeat if you want to succeed.

The game takes place in a fantasy setting and revolves around the conflict between the rival nations of Calpheon  [Read More…]

T-Mobile MVNO activation issues have been resolved

Issues first popped up on April 9.

Updated 4:41 PM ET: A few hours after the activation issues started popping up, Google Fi’s Twitter account has begun sharing that everything should be back to working like normal.

Updated 12:14 PM ET: A post on the Reddit thread from the Google Fi community manager states that “The team is aware and is actively working on a fix.” Full statement is attached below:

Hi everyone,

Fi is  [Read More…]