Tag Archive: Brings

Xiaomi Mi 10 series goes global as the new Mi 10 Lite brings 5G for less

Xiaomi’s 2020 flagships finally roll into Europe.

What you need to know Xiaomi has announced the global availability of its Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro. The company has also added a new Mi 10 Lite, aimed at making 5G more accessible. The Mi 10 Lite starts from ₤349, while the bigger Mi 10 series will start from ₤799.

Xiaomi has announced the global availability of the Xiaomi Mi 10 series. It’s also added a new member  [Read More…]

Samsung’s newest tablet brings LTE and a compact design for just $279

There aren’t any Wi-Fi only options though.

What you need to know Samsung has launched the 2020 Galaxy Tab A 8.4 for $ 279 Priding itself on portability, it is available only with LTE. It’s also available to purchase on Samsung’s web-store, albeit a Verizon variant. Other carriers are coming in the following weeks.

Samsung has just announced its new Galaxy Tab A 8.4 which comes with LTE included. It’ll set you back $ 279 at launch,  [Read More…]

Android 11 brings one-time permissions for the camera and microphone

One-time permissions are getting upgraded in a big way.

One of my favorite features of Android 10 is the one-time permission for location services. What that means is that whenever you run and app that requests your location, you have the choice to grant it, deny it, or say it can do it just this time. If you go with the third option, the app will need to ask again the next time it wants to know  [Read More…]

One UI 2.1 update brings S20 software features to the S10 and Note 10

What you need to know Samsung just announced that it’s bringing previously S20-exclusive features to the Galaxy S10 and Note 10. Single Mode, Night Hyperlapse, Custom Filter, Pro Video, an advanced Night Mode, and 4K/60fps video on the front camera are all making the cut. Both phones will also get an improved gallery and upgraded sharing features.

Samsung says it wants to bring “more of what you love” about the Galaxy S20 to its previous generation flagships, the  [Read More…]

The new Wyze Band brings fitness tracking and Alexa to your wrist for $25

The Wyze Scale also offers an affordable way to track your weight.

What you need to know Wyze Band will have Alexa built-in, 10-day battery life, and a 5 ATM water-resistance rating. Wyze Scale measures 12 body metrics, including weight, body fat, and heart rate. Wyze Band will be $ 24.99 and Wyze Scale is $ 19.99, launching publicly in April 2020.

Wyze is a company known for its low-cost smart home devices such as cameras, light  [Read More…]

Oculus Quest update brings a radically redesigned UI, multitasking features

Quick settings, personally curated apps and games, and less clunkiness are just the beginning.

What you need to know The home screen has been redesigned to help users more quickly adjust common settings and jump into their favorite games and apps. The home button menu is no longer a clunky, slow experience. The Oculus Browser debuts a new system-wide multitasking interface for utilizing up to 3 apps at once.

While the Oculus Quest is one of the  [Read More…]

First OnePlus 7T/7T Pro Open Beta brings Live Caption, RAM optimizations

Sadly, the beta build does not come with the latest March security update.

What you need to know OnePlus has released the first OxygenOS Open Beta build for the OnePlus 7T and 7T Pro phones. The update adds the live caption feature and brings optimized RAM management. OnePlus 7T and 7T Pro users can now download the Open Beta build from the company’s website.

When it comes to delivering consistent software updates to its phones, OnePlus is  [Read More…]

WhatsApp officially brings Dark Mode to Android and iOS

After a long beta testing period, WhatsApp finally delivers the goods.

What you need to know WhatsApp has rolled out dark mode for iOS and Android. Android 10 and iOS 13 users will be able to use the system-wide dark theme to control the setting. Users of Android 9 and below will have to use an in-app setting to toggle the theme,

WhatsApp is finally joining the dark theme train for iOS and Android, rolling out an  [Read More…]

Samsung SoundAssistant app brings a vertical volume slider to Galaxy phones

The new SoundAssistant feature is only compatible with devices running Samsung’s latest One UI 2.0.

What you need to know Samsung Galaxy smartphone owners can now enable a vertical volume slider with the latest version of Samsung’s SoundAssistant app. The option is currently available only on Galaxy phones running Android 10-based One UI 2.0. Google had introduced vertical volume controls with Android 9 Pie in 2018.

Earlier this month, Samsung rolled out Good Lock 2020 with Android  [Read More…]

ClimaCell’s weather app brings hyperlocal forecasts to India

ClimaCell’s Weather Assistant offers minute-by-minute forecasts and real-time air quality information.

There’s no shortage of hyperlocal weather forecast apps, but there hasn’t been a decent service aimed at India. That’s changing with the launch of ClimaCell’s Weather Assistant app. The app debuted in global markets at the end of last year, and is now making its way to India.

The app combines hyper accurate forecasts — including minute-by-minute weather predictions — and the best part is that  [Read More…]