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Android Central Podcast #453: The Best (and Worst) of 2019

Marton Barcza stops by the show for a chat with Jerry Hildenbrand and Daniel Bader about the best and worst tech of 2019.

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Show Notes and Links: Curiositystream + Nebula Bundle TechAltar – YouTube TechAltar (@TechAltar) | Twitter Product Review Community | Crrowd Crrowd (@crrowdapp) | Twitter Sponsors: Thrifter.com: All the best deals from Amazon, Best Buy,  [Read More…]

Porch pirates are the best reason to buy an outdoor security camera

It’s the most wonderful time of the year — especially for package thieves.

You’re not the only one excited to see a UPS truck in front of your house this time of the year. For a lot of people a brown box with barcodes and big labels on it means a chance to hit it big and get whatever it is you ordered at an awesome discount by stealing it right off of your porch.

You’ve heard  [Read More…]

The Pixel’s best feature just got better with quarterly ‘Feature Drops’

Google’s latest strategy to release “meaningful” updates to the Pixel line is a perfect way to showcase the one feature no other Android phone has — fast and consistent feature updates.

There are several reasons why buyers choose Google’s Pixel phone each year — not that a large number of people are choosing them, though. It’s usually not the hardware, nor is it because the local carrier store is pimping them as you walk in the door.  [Read More…]

The best controller for Stadia isn’t the one sold by Google… for now

Best answer: Google Stadia gives players the freedom to play on a Pixel phone, through a Chrome browser on PC or Mac, or on any TV with a Chromecast Ultra. Currently, Google’s Stadia controller is your only option for playing Stadia games on your TV. For Stadia gaming on a Pixel or PC, you’re better off using an Xbox One controller or any Bluetooth controller you may already own and love.

A versatile controller: Xbox One controller  [Read More…]

Here’s how to ensure you get the best performance playing Google Stadia

Google designed Stadia to be a flexible gaming streaming service that allows you play AAA games across multple platforms. It set high expectations, talking up 4K stream quality at 60 frames per second (FPS) from a standard internet connection. Needless to say, things have not gone so smoothly with the launch.Many gamers reported poor streaming performance and other issues. However, that’s not to say that Stadia can’t deliver on its promised performance. It just may take some tweaking  [Read More…]

Get the best case to protect the Moto G8 Plus from accidental damage

Motorola’s primary focus has turned to its mid-range lineup with the Moto G8 Plus. The G8 Plus is a fantastic device with three primary cameras, a 6.3-inch display, and a 4,000mAh battery. But with a device this great, you’ll want to keep it protected with one of the following cases.

Slim and solid Cruzerlite Carbon Fiber Case

Staff Pick

Cruzerlite makes some of the best cases for a plethora of devices, and the G8 Plus is  [Read More…]

These are the best Roborock vacuums you can get

Keeping your house clean isn’t the easiest thing in the world. You have to find the time between running to work, taking care of family, and scheduling in that much-needed downtime. Something that can help keep your home clean is a reliable robot vacuum. I personally go with Roborock since the company creates quality products, like the Roborock S5, which come with several convenience features while still being incredibly good at cleaning my home. Here are the best  [Read More…]

These apps are the best way to consume news on your Android device

Keeping informed on the go is one of the many things that our smartphones are incredible tools for. During the everyday hustle and bustle, it’s easy to ignore the world around you, but the news is everywhere, including on your phone. These are the best news apps for your Android device today!

Get quick headlines Google News

Staff Pick

In addition to giving you quick access to the top daily headlines, Google News has a “For  [Read More…]

From the Editor’s Desk: Google’s best phone of 2019

Every year around this time, the internet is inundated with roundups. Lists of the best movies, albums, TV shows, and books are everywhere, and people can’t wait to catch up on all the award-winning titles they missed or overlooked when the weather was warm.

In the tech world, things are a bit different. Most people don’t consume phones the way they consume TV shows (though I know a bunch of our most loyal readers would beg to differ),  [Read More…]

Some of the best Christmas gifts for PlayStation fans

The holidays are upon us and Christmas is almost here. If you’re still looking for the perfect gift to get that PlayStation lover in your life, look no further. From accessories, games, to clothing these are some of the best gifts you can pick up.

Making connections Death Stranding

Staff Pick

This is a game that we’ve been waiting a while for, and it’s as unique an experience as the trailers made it look. Death Stranding is  [Read More…]