Tag Archive: Could


The Galaxy Watch Active could be one of 2019’s best smartwatches

Seriously, why would you get anything with Wear OS over this?

This past Wednesday, February 20, will be one of the most memorable days in the tech space for a while to come. It was the day that Samsung unveiled its foldable smartphone to the world — paving the way for what’s shaping up to be the future of smartphones as we know it.

The Galaxy Fold is immensely exciting and is the device that has most  [Read More…]

Motorola Moto Z4 Play could pack a 48-megapixel camera

As 2019 hits its stride and we start to look at the upcoming generation of smartphones things get really fun and interesting. If you’re a fan of cutting-edge hardware and like flagship handsets, spring is the best season of the year.

While most of the interest is in whatever Samsung and LG have up their sleeves, it’s time to start looking at what others are working on, too. Motorola, for its part, figures to have a number of devices in  [Read More…]

Wemo Smart Plug review: The little plug that could

Hey Siri, Alexa, OK Google: this smart plug speaks all the languages.

The life of a smart plug isn’t very glamorous. There are a few moments of appreciation when the box is first opened, some quality time spent getting to know each other and setting things up, then a lifetime of being kept out of sight, out of mind, and just being used. That doesn’t sound like much fun if your the plug, and if you’re the  [Read More…]

Android Q could make it easier for carriers to lock phones to their network

Here’s what we’re expecting from Android in 2019.

Quesito? Quiche? Queen of Puddings?

Whatever it ends up being called, Android Q is the latest upcoming software update for Google’s mobile OS, and even though it seems like Pie was just released yesterday, Q will be here before you know it.

If you’re looking for the latest news, rumored features, and more for Android Q, you’ve come to the right place.

The latest Android Q news January 21,  [Read More…]

BlackBerry Key2 LE Review: The Budget Throwback We Could Have Skipped

BlackBerry has found new life over the last 2 years under the close partnership with hardware maker TCL. During that time, we’ve seen two fan-favorite devices that return BlackBerry smartphones to its roots with full QWERTY keyboards: The KeyOne and the latest Key2. While they’ve both been well received, they were not exactly budget-friendly, but BlackBerry and TCL have set out to fix this with the BlackBerry Key2 LE.

Unfortunately, they may have missed the mark with the LE model.  [Read More…]

Give a gift that could save the day with Anker’s $75 Roav Jump Starter Pro

Emergency power when you need it.

The Anker Roav 800A 8000mAh Jump Starter Pro is down to $ 74.99 with code ROAVR320 on Amazon. This normally sells for $ 100, and today’s deal matches some Black Friday pricing.

You can also get the Anker Roav 400A 9000mAh jump starter on sale for $ 10 off with code ROAVR310. It has a much smaller jump starter but the portable battery is a tad bigger. This is also a  [Read More…]

Here’s every Google Pixel 3 case we could find

Keeping your Google Pixel 3 in mint condition has never been easier, with so many cases available for Google’s latest flagship. Whether you’re looking for a thin case, a heavy-duty case, a wallet case, or anything else, this list has all the options for you in one place!

Thin cases Spigen Thin Fit Spigen Thin Fit

$ 12 at Amazon

Incipio NGP Incipio NGP

$ 20 at Incipio

Totallee Case Totallee Case

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In-display fingerprint sensors and cold weather could mean problems

It’s all about that false positive acceptance rate.

It’s the time of year in the northern hemisphere where things can go from warm and delightful to chilly and brisk and that means it’s time to hear more about how fingerprint sensors on smartphones are having troubles. It might feel inconvenient, but there is a reason your fingerprint sensor might seem to work a little poorly in cold weather, and this is especially true of in-display fingerprint sensors.  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 could come with 10GB of RAM, new Spotify app, and more news you need to know

Welcome to In Brief, the AndroidGuys tech briefing. Today is Wednesday, October 17th, and we’re taking a look at all the tech news you need to know. In this post, we want you to learn about the news the way you want to learn. We’ve embedded a podcast version of all this news below. If you don’t want to listen, you can read just like you normally would.

In today’s edition, Spotify launches a new Wear OS app, the Mi Mix 3 could  [Read More…]

Google’s changes to EU licensing could mean more expensive Androids

Appeal or not, Google’s making changes.

Google just announced it has filed an appeal with the European Commission (EC) following a $ 5 billion fine from July related to its licensing terms for Android and Google apps. The crux of the EC’s decision earlier this year was its opinion that Google was taking advantage of its position as a dominant operating system to be unfriendly to companies making Android devices. The EC took particular umbrage with Google’s  [Read More…]