Category: Android News


The best custom rooms in Rec Room

Rec Rooms newest update, Custom Rooms is amazing. You should try it!

Since Rec Room was first released for the PlayStation VR I have loved it. Based on the Recreation centers you used to go to as a kid, mainly to keep you from being underfoot, or from hanging around on street corners, Rec Room has a huge amount of pre-made content for you to play around with.

From games like Dodgeball and Paintball to full quests like  [Read More…]

Samsung Pay’s rewards program just got a lot less awesome

Now it takes twice as long to get the goodies you want.

Along with supporting older MST terminals, another area where Samsung Pay has an advantage over Android Pay (well, now Google Pay) is with its rewards program. Samsung Pay gives its users points they can redeem for gift cards, raffles, and more as they continually use the app, but in an unexpected move, Samsung’s making this rewards system not nearly as fun.

According to multiple users,  [Read More…]

Qualcomm increases NXP offer to $44 billion amidst Broadcom drama

Qualcomm’s increasing its original bid by 16%.

Earlier this month, Qualcomm remained resilient against Broadcom by declining the company’s second buyout offer of $ 121 million. Shortly after this, Qualcomm has increased its offer to NXP by 16% in an attempt to get Broadcom off of its back.

NXP is a Dutch semiconductor business that’s primarily involved with the creation of infotainment systems in automobiles, and this bid increase would see Qualcomm pay $ 127.50 per each  [Read More…]

Best theming widgets for Android

Finding widgets that work with one theme can be hard. Finding widgets that work with many is like a diamond in the rough, and here they are, ready to shine.

Android has hundreds of thousands of home screen widgets out there for you to try out, from advanced widget creators to those that come with your favorite apps. Some are beautiful, some are extravagant, and some are refined, but above all, they have to work. Widgets have  [Read More…]

Beyerdynamic Xelento Remote high-end earphones review

Chances are that if you’ve done some headphone research, you’ve heard of Beyerdynamic. The long-standing German audio manufacturer isn’t necessarily mainstream but well recognized in the audiophile community, with numerous classics to its name. The company’s latest on-goings in the pursuit of perfected audio is its home-brewed Tesla driver. It debuted in the Tesla T1 […]

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How to add custom ringtones and sounds to your Android phone

Android is all about customization.

Don’t like your launcher? Get a new one. Don’t like your gray keyboard? Change it up! Got the same ringtone as that annoying co-worker at the other end of the room? Just don’t like the lame, old sounds that came with your sweet, new phone? No problem — we have options. Once you get the hang of it, the world is your ringtone.

Let awesome ring.

How to find and set ringtones  [Read More…]

Pick up a lifetime 2TB Zoolz cloud storage plan for $50

Keep a copy of all of your important documents in a trusted and secure location. For a limited time you can purchase a lifetime account with 2TB of cloud backup for just $ 30. Read on to learn how.

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If you’re not using night mode on Google Home, you’re doing it wrong

Don’t let dumb AI kill the mood.

When you think of “night mode” on a device, you think of a dimmed screen and muted notifications. I’d never really thought about it on something that doesn’t have a display.

That is, until I stashed the Google Home Max in my bedroom.

Because there’s nothing quite like enjoying a day full of Norwegian death metal in the comfort of one’s own chambers, only to retire to bed in the evening  [Read More…]

Best Cases for the Honor 7X

The Honor 7X is a great phone, so why not protect it with a great case?

The Honor 7X is one of the latest phones in the Huawei subsidiary’s lineup, and we’ve called it one of the best budget phones you can buy. It’s fast, it’s long-lasting, and its display and cameras both outperform most similarly priced options.

If you’re the proud owner of a 7X, you probably want to keep it safe. That’s why we’ve rounded  [Read More…]

Apex Construct review: A great experience held back by PlayStation VR

Interesting puzzles and beautiful world interspersed with moments of screaming frustration.

The PlayStation VR community has been spending a lot of time in Sprint Vector lately, and while it isn’t a new virtual sport, Apex Construct will no doubt soon be hogging some of the spotlight.

Developed by Fast Travel Games, it has been created from the start with story-driven VR content in mind. You play as someone called into a dystopian future world by Fathr, an  [Read More…]