Category: Android News

Xiaomi’s Mi 10 flagship phones set to launch in India on March 31

The phones will launch at an online-only event.

What you need to know Xiaomi’s Mi 10 series will debut in India on March 31. The Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro flagship phones were launched in China last month. They are slated to make their global debut on March 27.

Xiaomi today announced that its flagship Mi 10 series phones will be launched in India on March 31. The Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro were unveiled  [Read More…]

It’s not just you, Snapchat is currently down

DownDetector is showing a peak of 15,000 outage reports in the last couple of hours.

What you need to know Snapchat is currently experiencing issues. DownDetector shows the app’s servers have been having issues for the last two hours. The outages seem to be focused in the U.S., but reports coming in from all over the world.

It’s not just your Snapchat stories that can suddenly disappear without notice. The same thing’s happening to the company’s servers,  [Read More…]

Samsung is closing its U.S. and Canadian stores because of the coronavirus

You can still buy products from the company’s online stores, however.

What you need to know For the safety of its employees and customers, Samsung has decided to shutter its stores in both the U.S. and Canada. The company did not specify when stores would reopen. Samsung’s online stores are still fully functional, however, and the company will continue fulfilling those orders.

YH Eom, CEO of Samsung Electronics America, announced this week that the company was “temporarily  [Read More…]

How to download the Resident Evil 3 demo on PS4

New horrors await as you try to escape from Raccoon City.

The Resident Evil 3 remake is just a couple of weeks away but Capcom is allowing players to experience a taste of that horror ahead of launch. Unlike the “One Shot” demo that premiered ahead of Resident Evil 2 in 2019, you aren’t limited in how many times you can play this demo. As a result, it’s a good way to familiarize yourself with the new  [Read More…]

Recording device audio may soon be possible on Android 11’s screen recorder

It will also be able to show taps on the screen.

What you need to know Google looks to be working on adding the ability to capture device playback to its screen recorder. The feature isn’t available in Android 11 Developer Preview 2. However, some code in the SystemUI files shows the feature is currently under progress.

If you like sharing videos of your virtual triumphs in mobile games, Android 11 may bring with it a much-needed  [Read More…]

Video chat with friends, family, and colleagues with Google’s free app

Whether you’re being forced to self-isolate and work from home, or you just want to stay in touch with friends and family, a good video chatting platform is essential. Apple’s FaceTime is great but it doesn’t work on Android, and Grandma isn’t likely to understand install a more enterprise solution like Slack or Zoom. So what to do? Well, there is one really great video chat service that is both free and cross-platform, and that’s Google Duo. I’ll  [Read More…]

Physical copies of Final Fantasy 7 remake may be delayed due to coronavirus

If you’re getting a physical copy of this ambitious remake, it might be delayed.

What you need to know Final Fantasy 7 remake is scheduled to release on April 10. Due to the spread of Coronavirus, physical delays of the game may occur. The digital release will not be impacted.

Final Fantasy 7 remake is coming soon, but unfortunately, if you’re grabbing a physical copy, you might be waiting to get your copy. Square Enix has provided  [Read More…]

Fortnite Season 2 – Week 5’s challenges leak ahead of update

Another week of challenges leaks!

Fortnite Chapter 2- Season 2 is officially here, and players are already diving in to try and unlock its many Battle Pass rewards. Just like when Fortnite Chapter 2 launched, weekly challenges have been overhauled for Chapter 2 – Season 2, with every challenge for the week being unlocked from the start.

Epic has also tweaked the way to view challenges, allowing players to see in what general area of the  [Read More…]

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As the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread, many are worried of the economic impacts that the virus may have on people’s jobs and their ability to pay  [Read More…]