Tag Archive: Adds

Motorola makes 5G Moto Mod faster, adds Moto Z2 Force compatibility

Motorola this week updated its 5G Moto Mod, giving Verizon customers an improved experience with fast download speeds on the Verizon 5G network. Not only that, it also made the add-on module compatible with an older phone.

The update, which is automatically installed onto the Moto Mod, also enhances the battery experience. Now, the module can replenish the battery of the Moto Z3 if the phone gets low — and vice versa.

The 5G Moto Mod is now compatible with  [Read More…]

Pokémon Go update adds support for Android Q

Android Q Developer Preview users will need version 0.151 of the Pokémon Go app.

What you need to know The latest Pokémon Go update adds support for the Android Q Developer Preview. Previously, the game would launch but refused to go past the initial loading screen. Niantic, the company behind Pokémon Go, most likely took its time adding compatibility because of its strict policies against cheating.

Have you been having Pokémon withdrawals since updating to the Android  [Read More…]

Unannounced Android Q DP 4 update adds new features to OnePlus 7 Pro

You can now customize the length of Zen Mode and access Digital Wellbeing in the settings.

What you need to know The Android Q Developer Preview 4 update began rolling out to OnePlus 7 Pro users unannounced over the weekend. The update includes several new features, such as customizable times for Zen Mode, Focus Tracking for the camera, and Digital Wellbeing. If you haven’t received the update you can try checking with Oxygen Updater or downloading and  [Read More…]

Google Camera brings Night Sight to the front, adds new rewind feature

Google is moving Night Sight to the main camera UI, and a new McFly mode shows up.

What you need to know Google is making a few tweaks to its camera, including a more prominent position for Night Sight. There’s a new rewind feature in the works that’s currently dubbed McFly. The update also removes the ability to manually set color balance. Front-facing flash gets renamed to Illumination as there’s no physical flash module on the phone.  [Read More…]

Amazon adds a Live tab to Fire TV

It puts all the live shows from your favorite services — and antennas — all in one place.

What you need to know Live shows will get better placement on the busy Amazon Fire TV home screen. It’ll work with OTT services as well as channels over an antenna. The Live tab lands in the United States first.

Prime Video might be Amazon’s bread and butter when it comes to Fire TV, but the company finally has seen the  [Read More…]

Visible removes high speed data cap, adds Pixel 3a to roster

Digital carrier Visible on Wednesday announced it has removed the 5Mbps data speed cap for new and current subscribers. The change is for a limited time and does not cost anything extra for customers.

Previously, the high speed data was capped at a maximum of 5Mbps in order to keep network usage under control. Although it was still fast enough to provide for quality Netflix, YouTube, and other streaming services, it’s nice to see the adjustment.

To be clear,  [Read More…]

PlayStation Hits adds Horizon Zero Dawn, Nioh and more for $20

PlayStation is adding some of its most popular games to the summer lineup of PS Hits.

What you need to know PlayStation Hits is a collection of games available for just $ 20 each. PS Hits is getting Horizon Zero Dawn, Nioh, and more games this summer. These prices are available at most retailers.

PlayStation Hits is receiving a whole lineup of new games just in time for summer vacation. Each game will now be available for  [Read More…]

Boost Mobile adds Coolpad Legacy to roster

Boost Mobile on Tuesday added the Coolpad Legacy smartphone to its roster of devices. Priced just $ 100, the prepaid phone offers consumers a big screen experience and the latest version of Android.

Powered by Android 9, the Legacy has a 6.36-inch display, a Snapdragon 450 processor with 3GB and 32GB internal storage. The rear houses two cameras (16-megapixel and 5-megapixel) while the front has a 13-megapixel shooter.

A 4,000mAh battery lets users get up to two days on average  [Read More…]

Spotify adds a sleep timer to its app; here’s how to turn it on

As a new convert to Spotify, I’ve found that the app is one of the better audio clients available. It’s feature rich with a comparable library of music to what I had on Google Play Music. One thing I was surprised was missing is a sleep timer.

While it’s not something I use regularly, it seems like a common feature of apps like Play Music, Pocket Casts, and Pandora. Now the night-time track option is now available in Spotify.

What  [Read More…]

Mophie adds USB-C input and output to 2019 powerstation battery packs

Mophie, makers of all things power-related, today announced an update to its powerstation line bringing USB-C to its portable battery packs. Available in four sizes — powerstation, powerstation mini, powerstation XL, and powerstation XXL — each features a dual-purpose USB-C that functions for both input and output, as well as additional USB-A ports for juicing up additional devices.

The updated Mophie powerstation line has a fabric finish that looks pretty smart but also means that it protects against  [Read More…]