Tag Archive: Announcements


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…]

From the Editor’s Desk: A reminder to keep CES announcements in context

It’s good to remember that just because something is newsworthy doesn’t mean it’s going to be a real-world product.

Amazingly, CES 2018 is less than a week away. Though the “show” doesn’t officially open until January 9, the press will be heading to Las Vegas this week and the news will start pouring out this coming weekend before CES has technically started. Heck, you’re going to start seeing CES announcements in the first couple days of January,  [Read More…]

Follow iMore for all the iPhone 8 announcements on Tuesday, Sept. 12

If you’re looking to follow the news about one of the biggest phone launches of the year, stick with iMore.

There is no question that the new iPhones will be among the biggest tech stories of the year. Doesn’t matter if you’re wielding a Galaxy S8 or a Lumia 950, if you’re attuned to the comings and goings of the mobile industry, what Apple does matters.

Our sibling site, iMore, will be covering all of the excitement  [Read More…]

The best announcements from Google I/O 2017

There was a lot of cool stuff in Mountain View this week, but what was the coolest?

Another Google I/O is in the can, and everyone has something to say about what they saw, including the Android Central staff!

Here’s what we saw that impressed and wowed us at this year’s dev conference.

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How about that new Unified Messaging app, huh? Oh right, we still don’t have one for Android.

Alright, saltiness  [Read More…]

Google Photos gets smarter and more social: Top 4 announcements from Google IO 2017

The new features will certainly be helpful for loyal users, but they also exist to help you to spread the word on what Google Photos can do.

Google has more than half a billion active users uploading over a billion image files to Google Photos daily, so it’s no surprise that the company is doubling down on what’s turning out to be a successful photo-sharing platform.

At Google I/O 2017, the company announced a host of new  [Read More…]

Top 4 Google Photos announcements from I/O 2017

The new features will certainly be helpful for loyal users, but they also exist to help you to spread the word on what Google Photos can do.

Google has more than half a billion active users uploading over a billion image files to Google Photos daily, so it’s no surprise that the company is doubling down on what’s turning out to be a successful photo-sharing platform.

At Google I/O 2017, the company announced a host of new  [Read More…]

The most important announcements at MWC were also the most boring

The phones announced at MWC are only possible because of the boring stuff happening in the background.

The Fira Grand Via is a huge complex, stretching connecting halls interspersed by meeting spaces, outdoor cafes and a snaking walkway that rests above the main floor, an express route of sorts between the chaos of the ground.

Each year at Mobile World Congress, once the embargoed releases are over — a phenomenon seemingly happening earlier and earlier — the  [Read More…]

Google at GDC 2017: All the announcements, features and games

Read all about the games coming to Daydream VR, Play Store games available for pre-registration, and game-making tools available for mobile game developers.

This week is going to be a good one for Android users. You’re not only getting a preview of some of the new flagship smartphones coming out this year, but Google’s making some gaming-related announcements, too. To kick off its developer day at GDC 2017, the company’s launched a bevy of new features, including  [Read More…]

All the big announcements from Oculus Connect 3

Oculus revealed a final iteration of its Rift Touch controllers, a social meeting ground with personal avatars, new minimum system specs for the Rift, a bunch of new games designed for the Touch Controllers, and more!

Read more at VR Heads

Android thoughts on today’s Apple announcements

There’s nothing like a good, live nerd event. And Apple still does some of the best.

Our cousins at iMore were on hand today as Apple unveiled the next generation of its four pillars of products and services. Computers. Mobile. Wearables. TV. There’s a whole lot going on here. And like many of you out there, we also use myriad devices both at work, and at home. We use Android. We use Google. We use Windows and Mac and  [Read More…]