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Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge reportedly getting Oreo next month

After an extremely long wait, the Android Oreo update finally started rolling out to Galaxy Note 8 owners a few weeks ago. But what about those who are still using Samsung’s older flagships? When will they get Oreo? Well, we have some good news for you. According to reliable Turkish website GüncelMiyiz, which is a […]

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Getting started: The first nine things to do with your new Galaxy S9 or S9 Plus

Now that you have your brand new Galaxy S9 or S9 Plus, take a look at nine of the first things that you should do once you leave the store!

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Best apps and games for getting out and enjoying the outdoors

Just because you like being on your phone doesn’t mean you have to stay inside all the time.

Ahh, spring and summer. For those of us who live in the North, it’s that brief couple of months where we can go outside and comfortably enjoy the outdoors. And yet, it’s still all too easy to stay inside, watch Netflix, and just lay about. Sometimes you need something to prod you up on your feet and set you  [Read More…]

Palm is getting a reboot in 2018, new phone coming to Verizon later this year

It’s happening! According to a new report, TCL and Verizon are partnering up to launch a new Palm smartphone with Android, coming later this year.

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Here are the watches getting upgraded to Wear OS

Earlier today, Google officially announced that it is changing the Android Wear brand to Wear OS by Google, and now the company has updated its documentation to reflect which smartwatches will be getting an update to the new branding. There are several models from Fossil’s Q Series on the list, LG has a couple models, and Huawei and ZTE have their own devices on the list, too.

It’s a long list with over 20 models in total. Here they are:

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Is your smartwatch getting the Wear OS update? Check here to find out

Google just re-branded its wearable OS, Android Wear into Wear OS. At the same time, the company also released a list of smartwatches which will get the Wear OS update.

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Philips Hue is getting new outdoor options to light up your garden

Philips is rolling out a range of Hue outdoor lighting options.

Philips is introducing a range of new Hue lights for outdoor spaces. The new options include wall-mounted lights, spotlights, and a pedestal lamp, and the smart lights are offered in both color and white shades. The outdoor lighting options are weatherproof and can be hooked up to an existing Hue bridge.

Philips says the Lily spotlight can be used to “highlight the key design features  [Read More…]

Galaxy S8 in Canada getting Oreo on March 19, Note 8 to follow on March 28

The Galaxy S7/S7 Edge will be updated in the spring/summer.

Samsung’s global rollout of Android 8.0 Oreo for the Galaxy S8 resumed on February 22 after a bug was found with the initial release, and now we have an exact date as to when that update will hit handsets in Canada.

First spotted by MobileSyrup, the Samsung Members app in Canada was recently updated with a message indicating when its existing hardware would be updated to Oreo.  [Read More…]

Dropbox getting new integrations with Google Docs, Sheets, Gmail, and more

A big win for online collaboration.

Dropbox is the go-to cloud storage solution for millions of people, and in an effort to make your online workflow as seamless as can be, it’s getting a heap of new integrations with the Google Cloud suite.

First off, you can now create, edit, and share Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides right from Dropbox. All of the functionality you know and love from these services is here, and when it comes  [Read More…]

Select “loyal” Nexus owners are getting a 20% discount on the Pixel 2

We have some good news for those of you who have been loyal members of the Nexus clan for years. Well at least for some. According to several reports that emerged on Reddit, Google has been sending emails to select people who purchased Nexus devices in the past offering a pretty sweet discount on the […]

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