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Android 11 will have six betas before a public release in Q3 2020

That’s three developer previews, followed by three open betas.

What you need to know Google released the first Developer Preview for Android 11 earlier today. It’s also detailed its plans for testing Android 11 going forward. The first preview will be followed by two more. Then, Google will have three betas before a final release in Q3 2020.

Google sped things up a bit this year by releasing the first Developer Preview for Android 11 a month  [Read More…]

Google mistakenly teases Android 11 before taking down preview page

As you’d expect, the company quickly ‘fixed’ its mistake.

What you need to know The Android Developer Preview website was the subject of much curiosity earlier today. The page made several references to Android 11, fueling rumors of an impending Developer Preview for the next version of Android. The page was quickly taken down, though, with all mentions of Android 11 expunged.

Is a new Android Developer Preview afoot? Google’s website dedicated to Android previews certainly seemed  [Read More…]

These are the two apps you need to download before the XFL season starts

Did we mention you could win $ 1 million?

What you need to know The start of the new XFL season is just hours away. If you’re tuning in, there are two apps you should really get hold of. The XFL app will give you official stats, scores news and more, and with PlayXFL, you could win a million dollars!

Dry your eyes football fans, the NFL season may have finished, but the XFL is here.

Brainchild  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S20 pops up early on Amazon UAE before the Feb 11 launch

Currently, unavailable for purchase or pre-order.

What you need to know The Samsung Galaxy S20 has shown up on the Amazon UAE site days before launch. The listing is for the Cloud Blue model with a price of 3,112.72 Arab Emirate dirham, or around $ 847 USD. Key specs confirmed are the 120Hz Infinity-O display, 30x Space Zoom, and 4000mAh battery.

The Samsung Unpacked event is less than a week away, where we expect to see the  [Read More…]

Everything you need to know about The Clone Wars before Season 7

Here’s our summary of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, just in time for you to get caught up before the final season airs.

Star Wars: The Clone Wars (available on Disney Plus) is coming back for a seventh and final season on Feb. 21, and it’s important that fans who plan on watching it know what’s happened in the show so far. Whether you’re a brand new fan or someone who’s just looking for a refresher on  [Read More…]

Essential episodes of Star Wars: The Clone Wars to watch before Season 7

Here are the most important episodes to watch to get caught up.

Star Wars: The Clone Wars (available on Disney+) is one of the longest-running and criticially successful Star Wars series ever made, and much to the delight of fans, it’s returning for a seventh and final season in February. However, a lot of folks either haven’t seen the show or don’t remember what happens in it that well. If that’s you, don’t worry, for we have  [Read More…]

From the Editor’s Desk: Twas three nights before Christmas

Twas three nights before Christmas, and all through the ‘net, every techie is stirring, shopping late with their pet.

Whoo! This week has been a whirlwind — this whole month, really — and the prettiest sight to see this Christmas will be a few days to slow down and catch my breath. Between a truly insane Black Friday weekend, moving to a newer, bigger apartment, and the unending whirlwind of holiday sights, sounds, and articles, finding time  [Read More…]

Motorola One Hyper official renders leak right before launch event

The One Hyper is expected to be a part of the Android One program.

What you need to know Press renders of the Motorola One Hyper have leaked ahead of the smartphone’s formal debut later today. The Motorola One Hyper will be the company’s first smartphone with a pop-up selfie camera. It will have a dual camera setup on the back, featuring a 64MP primary sensor.

Motorola will be launching its first smartphone with a pop-up selfie  [Read More…]

Jump on the Fossil Gen 5 for $90 off before Cyber Monday ends

Wear OS isn’t as popular as it used to be, but Fossil’s still fighting the good fight, putting its timeless design prowess into a gorgeous watch that actually looks like a watch.

The Fossil Gen 5 Carlyle is absolutely stunning, and if you ask me it’s one of the best-looking smartwatches on the market. You can get it with either a leather or stainless steel band, and either option works great for both casual and formal wear. In the last  [Read More…]

Double-check your furnace before buying a smart thermostat on Black Friday

Is your furnace ready for a smart thermostat? Let’s find out.

Of all the smart home gadgets that have emerged over the last few years, one of the most noteworthy has been smart thermostats. The thermostat has never been a particularly exciting part of any home, but the rise of smart ones has changed that.

With a smart thermostat, you can change the temperature using an app on your phone, control the thermostat remotely from anywhere in  [Read More…]