Category: Android News

Xiaomi teases launch of ‘power-packed’ new Redmi phones in India

Could it be teasing the Redmi Note 9 series?

What you need to know Xiaomi India has started teasing the launch of new Redmi products in the country. The Xiaomi sub-brand could be hinting at the launch of the Redmi 9 series. Redmi says the new devices are “coming soon.”

Earlier this week, Xiaomi’s India chief Manu Kumar Jain shared a teaser on Twitter for Redmi’s upcoming products. Even though no details were revealed in that teaser,  [Read More…]

Samsung ‘officially’ confirms Galaxy S20 moniker for its next flagship

The Galaxy S20 will be a massive upgrade over its predecessor.

What you need to know A case for the Galaxy S20 was accidentally listed on Samsung’s German site, confirming the name and design of its upcoming flagship phone. The Galaxy S20 is set to be unveiled at Samsung’s Unpacked event on February 11. Along with the Galaxy S20 series, the foldable Galaxy Z Flip is also expected to be announced at the event next week.

Samsung’s  [Read More…]

LG and ZTE are skipping MWC due to Coronavirus

MWC as a whole is still proceeding as planned.

What you need to know LG and ZTE have announced that they’re skipping Mobile World Congress. Both companies won’t be present as a result of Coronavirus. MWC is scheduled to take place between February 24 and 27.

Mobile World Congress is the largest mobile technology trade show, and for a lot of companies, it is the best time of year to make big product announcements. Unfortunately, due to  [Read More…]

Creative director and vice president Dan Houser is leaving Rockstar Games

Dan Houser was a major part of Rockstar Games’ different titles over the past few years and now he is leaving.

What you need to know Dan Houser is a creative director and vice president of Rockstar Games. He’s been involved in several major Rockstar titles, including Red Dead Redemption 2 and Grand Theft Auto V. Take-Two Interactive, parent company of Rockstar, revealed that Dan Houser is leaving in March.

According to a new press release from  [Read More…]

Look at the couch co-op zaniness of ‘Moving Out’ in this trailer

Do you like arguing with your friends as you work together to move things? If so, this is the game for you.

What you need to know Moving Out is an upcoming couch co-op game focused on moving around furniture in zany locations. It’s being developed by SMG Studio and Devm Games, while being published by Team17. There’s a new trailer showing the physics-based gameplay. Moving Out is set to release on April 28.

If you’re looking  [Read More…]

Check out the new Apex Legends trailer and meet Revenant

A new video goes over Revenant’s different abilities on the battlefield.

What you need to know Apex Legends Season 4 is now live on all platforms. There’s a new trailer for Revenant, the newest Legend added with Season 4. Revenant has multiple death-based abilities.

Apex Legends Season 4 is now live! Multiple changes have come to World’s Edge, while a new Legend named Revenant is on the field. Respawn Entertainment has released a new trailer, showing off  [Read More…]

How to watch Jones vs. Reyes in UFC 247 on iOS devices

Looking to tune into this weekend’s UFC 247? If you’re a fan of the sport, you should be. It’s going to be a big one.

The first headliner, Jon Jones, is the current two-time undisputed UFC Light Heavyweight Champion. He’ll be going up against promising newcomer Dominick Reyes, who’s currently undefeated in twelve matches. It’ll truly be a clash for the ages.

And if you have an iPhone or an iPad, it’ll be an easy match to watch,  [Read More…]

How you can watch this weekend’s UFC 247 on your Xbox

The Xbox One does a lot more than play games. It’s also a powerful multimedia streaming platform, and a great option for those of us who don’t own smart TVs or streaming sticks. It offers access to pretty much every single stream you can think of, from Netflix to live TV.

That includes pay-per-view UFC matches. The upcoming UFC 247, which will pit Jon Jones against Dominick Reyes, can be streamed easily on your Xbox. All you need  [Read More…]

Galaxy Buds+ specs leaked with larger, faster charging battery

The revamped earbuds include a dual-mic system for better call quality.

What you need to know The Galaxy Buds+ will be only a modest spec bump over the last generation according to newly leaked information. The earbuds include a larger battery, with shorter charging times. They also include an additional mic.

If you’re planning on preordering a Galaxy S20+ or S20 Ultra, Samsung will give you a pair of Galaxy Buds+ for free. However, if the latest  [Read More…]

Sony is shutting down UK-based first-party team Manchester Studio

Not much was known about this PlayStation VR-focused studio and now it is being closed.

What you need to know In 2015, Sony quietly announced North West Studio (later named Manchester Studio). This team was being built to focus on the development of PlayStation VR titles. Sony confirmed today that Manchester Studio was being closed. Media Molecule and London Studio are the only remaining UK studios in Sony Worldwide Studios.

In 2015, Sony opened a new studio  [Read More…]