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PlayStation’s Days of Play begins June 3 with discounts on games and more

Days of Play is back in 2020 with even more deals on software and hardware.

What you need to know Days of Play is back with deals on games and hardware. It begins June 3 and lasts through June 17. PlayStation has not yet revealed a limited edition Days of Play PS4 like years prior.

Continuing the tradition, PlayStation’s Days of Play is back for the fourth straight year. Sony announced that the annual sale will take  [Read More…]

Google Chat begins integration with classic Hangouts

Google Chat can now be used for people outside of your domain.

What you need to know Google has started transitioning Hangouts users over to Google Chat. G Suite users with Chat enabled are now able to message external users on classic Hangouts. Google promises a full transition to Google Chat from Hangouts by late 2020.

Google is beginning to transition away from classic Hangouts to Google Chat fully. The first such changes are coming to current  [Read More…]

Google begins rolling out tab groups in Chrome Beta

What you need to know Tab groups allow you to sort your tabs using custom names and color labels. Chrome Beta users can start using tab groups today. Google will include tab groups in the next stable build of Chrome, rolling out next week.

Google is making it easier to keep your Chrome tabs organized with its newly announced feature, tab groups. Available today in Chrome Beta, you can now categorize various tabs into separate tab groups, complete with custom  [Read More…]

Samsung begins rolling out the Android 10 update for the Galaxy A70/A70s

The update is currently rolling out only to a small number of users.

What you need to know Samsung has started rolling out the Android 10-based One UI 2.0 update for the Galaxy A70s. In addition to the new Android 10 and One UI 2.0 features, the update brings the February 2020 Android security patch as well. Samsung has also started pushing the Android 10 update for the Galaxy A70.

Samsung began rolling out the Android 10-based  [Read More…]

Spotify begins rolling out real-time lyrics

It announced the feature last year and has been testing it since.

What you need to know Spotify has started to roll out its real-time song lyrics. It announced the feature last year. The feature has started showing up in the most recent Beta, and even on desktop.

Spotify has finally started to roll out its real-time song lyrics feature after it announced the feature last November.

As reported by Android Police:

One of the joys of  [Read More…]

Netflix begins streaming AV1 on Android to help users save data

Not all titles are available to stream in AV1 currently.

What you need to know Netflix has started streaming videos on its Android app using the AV1 codec. The royalty-free video codec offers 20% higher compression efficiency over VP9. Only selected titles are currently available to stream in AV1.

Netflix today announced that it has started to stream video using the royalty-free AV1 codec on its Android app. The AV1 codec, which was released in 2018, promises  [Read More…]

Stable Android 10 update begins rolling out to the Nokia 6.1

The budget phone was launched in January 2018 with Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box.

What you need to know HMD Global is now rolling out the Android 10 update for the Nokia 6.1. The update comes with the December Android security patch and several new Android 10 features. Nokia 6.1 is the third Nokia smartphone to have received the Android 10 update this week.

After rolling out Android 10 to the Nokia 6.1 Plus and  [Read More…]

Galaxy Note 10 begins getting its stable Android 10 update with One UI 2.0

The One UI 2.0 update is currently rolling out only in Germany.

What you need to know Samsung has finally started pushing the stable Android 10 update for the Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+ phones. Currently, however, the update is only available in Germany. The update is likely to become available in at least a few more countries very soon.

After rolling out the stable Android 10 update for the Galaxy S10 and Galaxy M series  [Read More…]

Nokia 7.1 begins receiving stable Android 10 update

Nokia continues to deliver on the promise of Android One.

What you need to know Nokia is bringing Android 10 to the lower mid-range Nokia 7.1. The firm has also brought the update to its Nokia 8 Pureview and Nokia 8.1 in recent weeks. Today’s update also enabled Ambient Mode for the Nokia 7.1.

On December 9, Nokia announced the rollout of Android 10 to the Nokia 7.1. With Android 10, Nokia 7.1 users get access to  [Read More…]

Nokia 9 PureView begins receiving stable Android 10 update

It may take a few days for the update to become widely available.

What you need to know HMD Global’s flagship Nokia 9 PureView is now getting updated to Android 10. The update comes with all the new features that Google introduced with Android 10, along with the November security patch. The mid-range Nokia 7.1 is also expected to receive the Android 10 update before the end of the year.

HMD Global began rolling out the stable  [Read More…]