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Google announces the fourth class of its Launchpad Accelerator program

Startups from a variety of regions will convene later this summer at Google’s headquarters in San Francisco.

Google’s Launchpad Accelerator program is a boon for those smaller startups and development teams in parts of the world where Silicon Valley doesn’t have as much reach. The company has announced that it’s officially solidified its fourth-round roster to learn and work alongside a bevy of Google mentors in its San Francisco offices later this summer. Beginning July 17, Google will assist the  [Read More…]

Google announces 2017 Google Play Award winners

Here are Google’s picks for the best apps in the Google Play Store.

As part of the Google I/O festivities, Google held a ceremony to announce the winners of the 2nd annual Google Play Awards.

With over 85 billion downloads from the Google Play Store, it’s always nice to see Google give some praise to the most innovative and interesting apps of the past year. Google has highlighted 12 apps this year, each chosen for its outstanding  [Read More…]

John McAfee announces the world’s most secure smartphone

John McAfee, whose name has become synonymous with antivirus protection over the years, recently unveiled what he calls the “world’s first truly private smartphone” – a product which is set to make it out onto the market this year. The device, baptized John McAfee Privacy Phone is said to be most hack-proof smartphones ever manufactured. […]

Google announces nominees for Google Play Awards 2017

Google Play Awards will be making a comeback at the Google I/O 2017 which is happening between May 17 and May 19. The search giant wants to pay tribute to some of the best apps in the Android stores including Standout Indie, Best VR Experience and Best Apps for Kids, so it announced the nominees […]

Spigen Announces New Line of Cases for Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus

Need a case for your Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus? Here’s a look at Spigen’s lineup!

We know so many of you are dying to get your hands on Samsung’s latest flagship devices, so it’s never too early to start thinking about which case you’re going to use to protect your purchase.

Spigen is a trusted brand when it comes to phone accessories and we have a sneak peek at its case lineup for the S8  [Read More…]

Samsung announces Galaxy S8 and S8+: Here’s everything you need to know

We knew this was coming, but now it’s all official.

A continuous flow of leaks and speculation came to an end today as Samsung announced the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ on stage at its event New York City. Naturally they confirmed plenty of what everyone speculated to be true about the latest flagships from Samsung, but there are a few details and subtleties we didn’t know until now.

Here’s everything you need to know about the  [Read More…]

Google announces new smart home integrations for Google Assistant

Best Buy Insignia, LIFX, TP-Link and Wink are the latest brands to become compatible with Google Assistant.

Looking to get more home automation uses out of your Google Home? Google has announced a new wave of smart home product integration for Google Assistant, available either through its Google Home speaker or any Android smartphone with Google Assistant.

The new brands/products include:

Best Buy Insignia Wi-Fi Smart Plug LIFX Smart Lights TP-Link Smart Home products Wink Hub automation  [Read More…]

Samsung announces new assistant named Bixby

Samsung Electronics is set to launch a new learning assistant with the debut of the Galaxy S8. The new assistant, which Samsung is calling Bixby, is designed to learn how humans interact with devices. With Bixby, Samsung hopes to make using computers, smartphones and other electronic devices easier by employing deep learning to the core […]

Samsung announces Bixby AI for the Galaxy S8, says thousands of engineers are working on it

Samsung has announced Bixby, its upcoming AI assistant for the Galaxy S8. But Samsung has much bigger plans for the cloud platform.

We’ve known about Samsung’s Bixby AI assistant for months now, though the company has kept a pretty tight lid on exactly what it will end up being. We’ve considered that it will, for the most part, be designed to take on Google Assistant, Amazon’s Alexa, and Apple’s Siri, but Samsung has much bigger plans for its artificial  [Read More…]

AT&T announces the LG Phoenix 3 is coming March 10

If you’re an AT&T prepaid customer, you’re about to get a brand new device option from LG. The country’s second largest carrier (by subscriber count) will bring the newest device by LG to customers on March 10 for only $ 79.99 online or in stores. The Phoenix 3 is the successor to…. yep, the Pheonix 2. […]