Tag Archive: burning


Xiaomi accused of trying to cover up incident involving burning Redmi phone

One of the biggest stories in tech this year was undoubtedly the Samsung Galaxy Note7 disaster. We all know what happened, Samsung released a potentially dangerous phablet into the world and some units ended up catching fire and exploding. What followed next was an unprecedented move from Samsung which issued a global recall of the

Android Central 307: A burning need for Allo

In episode 307, Andrew, Jerry, and Daniel chat about Allo, Google’s smart, AI-powered messaging app. After so much hype, does it live up to our lofty expectations, and does Google capitalize on its ambitious bot strategy?

Plus, replacement Note 7s are here, and with it the “safe” green battery icon. But will it make a difference to Samsung’s battered reputation?

And the new Xperia X Compact is one of the best small phones on the market, but what’s with its  [Read More…]

Google Developers is answering your burning Firebase questions with a live Q&A session on May 26

For developers who attended or followed Google I/O 2016, the word “Firebase” picked up a lot of importance this last week. The powerful set of tools from Google that helps developers create, deploy, monetize and upgrade their apps saw a lot of attention at Google’s yearly developer conference, and naturally that generated a lot of questions.

To help get developers up to speed, Google is hosting a live Q&A session on May 26 at 3:30 p.m. PT (that’s 6:30 p.m.  [Read More…]

Google’s Nexus team answers burning questions about the 6P and 5X

Following Google’s announcement of its latest Nexus smartphones, the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P, the Nexus team has taken to Reddit to engage with the community in an AMA.

Three burning questions we still have for the Gear S2

We know a lot about Samsung’s new smartwatch. But some important questions remain to be answered.

There’s a lot to be excited about with the new Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch, announced this past week at the IFA conference in Berlin and available in October in the U.S. We spent a little time with it this week in Germany and came away initially impressed. It looks good. It feels good. The  [Read More…]

Get your friends to answer your burning questions with Google+ polls

Google is rolling out a new polling feature on Google+, letting users create their own polls. Polls let you see what your friends are thinking about various topics, like sports, movies, and more.