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Every Voice Command you can use in Star Trek: Bridge Crew

It’s like Google Assistant, only with torpedoes.

Ubisoft and Intel have partnered up to add voice commands to Star Trek: Bridge Crew, which means you can control your AI crewmates with your voice and actually get results when you get tired of shouting at humans who probably aren’t listening very well.

This update works for Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, and PlayStation VR all the same way, so we’ve assembled this quick little guide to show you how  [Read More…]

WhatsApp will soon let you share any file types

WhatsApp is one of the most popular messaging platforms out there which lets you share a wide variety of files – from images, videos to PDFs and Word documents. But that’s not to say you can share anything you want via WhatsApp – some things like APK files aren’t allowed to go through. But that’s […]

This wearable claims to be able to alleviate stress in 30 seconds

Stress is an everyday fact of life that we must all deal with. It comes in many shapes and sizes and spares none of us. The unfortunate reality is that stress is a common symptom of our modern lifestyle which leaves us feeling drained, tired or defeated and can over time lead to some serious […]

What is Project Fi, how does it work and why do I want it?

Google’s own carrier offering definitely has some appeal.

If you’re an Android enthusiast, you’ve likely already heard of Project Fi. But that doesn’t mean you necessarily know everything about it, so we’re here to give you the high-level look at the carrier option that comes directly from Google. Namely, just what the heck it is, how it works compared to other carriers and maybe a few reasons why you’d want to try it.

If  [Read More…]

Evernote for Android gains fingerprint unlock feature (in beta)

You’ve probably heard of Evernote – the popular cross-platform app which allows users to create quick notes in several formats. This week we bring good news for Android fans of the app, as the much request fingerprint security feature has become available to some. The feat would allow users to easily secure their notes in […]

Two years on, the original Huawei Watch is still one of the best Android wearables

If you don’t want LTE — and let’s be honest, you don’t want LTE — Huawei’s original Android watch remains a fantastic option.

Android Wear is kind of all over the place right now. All the watches released in the past few months have either been ridiculously huge — hi there LG Watch Sport and Huawei Watch 2 — or underwhelming for other reasons — sup LG Watch Style, with sub-24-hour battery life. Even outside of the  [Read More…]

Motorola Moto E4 now available at Verizon for only $69.99

Motorola introduced the Moto E4 earlier this month and now the phone is available for purchase from Verizon. Big Red is the first to offer the phone. As part of its prepaid portfolio, customers can pick up The Moto E4 for only $ 69.99 (apparently discounted from a previous $ 199). In case you don’t remember, we’re […]

Indian government calls Google Maps unreliable, wants citizens to use its own mapping solution instead

The Indian government launches its latest salvo in a long-running fight with Google over mapping data.

The Indian government doesn’t have a high opinion of Google Maps, and it conveyed that sentiment today by saying that the service is “not authenticated” and calling into question its reliability.

That’s according to a statement made by the head of the country’s mapping and survey organisation, aptly named the Survey of India:

If you talk about the authentication, the  [Read More…]

HTC U11 in solar red now available in the UK

Dual-SIM red U11 launches via HTC’s online store, priced £649.

Just a few days after its launch in the U.S., HTC has announced that the vibrant “solar red” version of its U11 flagship is now available to pre-order in the UK.

It’s available exclusively from HTC’s online storefront at HTC.com, where it sells for £649. Unlike the other U11 colors, the red variant is only available as a dual-SIM model — however, the dual-SIM version can  [Read More…]

How becoming a TPO subscriber can affect change

Join TPO and put your monthly mobile bill to good use.

TPO (The People’s Operator) is a mobile virtual network operator that leases coverage from Sprint’s fast 4G LTE network.

It offers competitive data plans for folks who don’t want to pay the big carrier rates. In fact, as a promotional rate, you can get 1GB of Sprint’s fast 4G LTE data, unlimited calling, and unlimited texting for $ 7.35 per month for the first three months. After that,  [Read More…]