Tag Archive: 2018


Best Game Controllers for Android in 2018

Best overall Best for portability Best value

Best Overall SteelSeries Stratus XL

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If you want a no-compromises controller, something that feels just like the controller you use when you’re sitting in front of your television, SteelSeries has what you need. These controllers look and feel solid. No cheap buttons, wiggly joysticks, or any of the typical problems you find with cheap mobile gaming controllers. You’re getting what you pay for here, which means you’re  [Read More…]

5 fantastic apps for eating healthier in 2018

Eat healthier with a little help from these apps!

While subsisting off takeout and fast food might be fine for some people, there are definitely those of us who are hoping to start eating healthier in the new year. Whether you’re just tired of feeling like crud from too much processed sugar, or you just want to keep a better eye on what you eat, this can be a task that’s easier said than done. But thankfully  [Read More…]

Video: LG G7 canceled + what we know so far about the 2018 flagship

The LG G7 is dead.

With news that the phone originally planned for February launch has been canceled, to be replaced an entirely new product at some point later in the year.

Right before the CES show in January, LG let slip that it would be retiring the “G” brand for its next-gen flagship. Then came the bombshell that the phone which had been in development as the LG G7 had been scrapped by the new CEO. That means  [Read More…]

These are all the Moto phones Motorola is releasing in 2018

2018 is shaping up to be a big year for Motorola.

Ever since its acquisition by Lenovo, Motorola’s turned into a company that’s not shy about releasing a lot of different phones each year. This allows for a lot of choices, but it can also make trying to pick the perfect phone a bit headache-inducing. No matter your opinion on Motorola’s release cycle, however, there’s no denying that 2018 is already shaping up to be an exciting  [Read More…]

Facebook will ‘massively’ simplify Messenger in 2018

Messenger is a mess, and Facebook has finally acknowledged this.

Like a lot of people, I use Facebook Messenger on an almost daily basis to communicate with friends and family members. Although it’s not my preferred form of communication, it’s just what a lot of folks happen to use. However, I’ve been doing so with the Messenger Lite app on my phone since it was widely released last October.

If you’ve used the regular Messenger app at  [Read More…]

Android Oreo released for Nokia 6 (2018) and Nokia 7

8.0 Oreo is available now for both handsets.

There are a lot of OEMs that could learn a thing or two from HMD Global – the company responsible for all of the current Nokia-branded Android phones. Following Oreo updates for the Nokia 8, 6, 5, and 2, Oreo is now officially on its way to the Nokia 6 (2018) and Nokia 7.

Nokia 6 (left) and Nokia 7 (right).

The 2018 version of the Nokia  [Read More…]

Be an ethical hacker with The Ultimate White Hacker 2018 Bundle

Have you ever wanted to be one of the “good guys” when it comes to web hacking? Security researchers are hard to come by, and even then, some use what could be a powerful position and choose to do evil instead of good. And yet, you can make a difference in this area, as new […]

CES 2018 roundup: Best smartwatches

CES 2018 came and went and now it’s time to take a look back at some of the most exciting products that got showcased during the event in Las Vegas. In this article we’re going to focus on smartwatches and related and below you’ll be able to check out some of the best new tech […]

The biggest VR and AR announcements of CES 2018

This year was all about polish, and that’s a very good thing.

As virtual reality and augmented reality continue to grow in popularity, CES remains one of the best places to see what we can expect in the coming year.

This year, in particular, we got a look at some very cool new headsets aimed at improving the overall experiences we have today. Lots of companies are eager to ditch the cord, remove the phone, and generally  [Read More…]

These are the Android Central team’s favorite things from CES 2018!

With so much to see, it’s easy to find something to love at CES 2018.

CES 2018 has come to a close, and Android Central as a whole handed out Best of CES Awards to some fantastic products.

But the AC team is large and diverse, as is CES itself, so we wanted to round up the one favorite announcement from each of us here at AC to tell you how we all saw the show personally.  [Read More…]