Tag Archive: Indicates

Google to launch lower cost phone, watch, and security camera, report indicates

Google will introduce a more affordable smartphone and its first branded smartwatch later this year, according to a Nikkei report. Presumably these are the so-called Pixel 3 Lite and Pixel Watch.

As Google continues to expand its hardware portfolio with the likes of the Pixel line and Google Home devices, customers and observers are left to wonder what else is on the horizon.  We could soon learn the answer.

The new phone will be the spearhead of Google’s drive to  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to arrive in early August, indicates FCC filing

Given that we’re in the start of the summer season, and just coming out of the flagship device releases, it’s time to start looking ahead again. Yes, we’re ready to look to the horizon at what’s next. In other words, it’s time to gather up all of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 rumors we can find.

Typically released in the fall, the bigger, stylus-friendly device comes from Samsung to carry us through the holidays. It’s also, not coincidentally, introduced to  [Read More…]

Android P to get ‘overhaul’ and feature deeper Google Assistant, report indicates

Google should begin teasing its next version of Android in the coming weeks and months. Bloomberg tells us what we might expect.

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Google might be working on its own chips, recent hire indicates

Apple is doing it, and so are Samsung, Huawei, and Xiaomi and soon Google could too. At least according to a report coming out of Variety, which claims the Mountain View-based technology giant is looking to start making custom chips for its future Pixel products. You see, Google recently hired Manu Gulati, an Apple micro-architect […]

Bluboo R1 to boast 7150mAh battery, rumor indicates

Since the first days of Android, users have asked for more battery life. Why? In the early releases of the platform things were not all that optimal and battery capacities were routinely under 1,500mAh. Tie those two together and we ended up with devices that had to be charged every few hours or at least […]

Nexus phones could launch with Android 7.1, chatter indicates

Just days after the official launch of Android 7.0 Nougat comes word that its first maintenance release is not far behind. According to a number of sites and reports, an Android 7.1 build has already been spotted in apps and logs. Google has previously indicated that the first MR would come in the fall; an

Google to launch two Android Wear watches with Google Assistant, report indicates

Google will introduce two new smartwatches powered by Android Wear later this year, reports Android Police. According to a source close to the blog, Google is prepping wearables which may have operated under code names of Angelfish and Swordfish. The former is alleged to be decked out in all the best sensors while the latter is

Google to offer shared Play Music Family accounts, rumor indicates

Streaming music seems to have become the next great thing, with many companies offering free streaming with ads and monthly unlimited plans. There is already Spotify, Pandora, Apple Music, and of course Google’s Play Music. Some of those offer a family plan for a discounted rate between multiple users. Google’s plan doesn’t include that, yet.

According to the latest rumors from Android Police, tomorrow Google will announce a new plan for consumers who want to save some cash by partnering up  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S6 Plus to launch in next few weeks, report indicates

Samsung will introduce a Galaxy S6 Plus smartphone in the coming weeks, according to oft-reliable blog SamMobile. The device, which is alleged to feature a 5.4-inch or 5.5-inch Super AMOLED display, should also feature the dual-curved edges like those found in the Galaxy S6 Edge.

Specifications are purported to include a hexa-core Snapdragon 808 processor and 32GB internal storage. As for the cameras, we are told to look for a 16-megapixel rear shooter and 5-megapixel front-facing unit.

It is not  [Read More…]

AT&T to transition away from 2-year contracts, report indicates

According to Droid-Life, starting on June 1st, it will be more difficult to get new two-year contracts at AT&T. Although, it needs to be stated that this is a report and AT&T has not confirmed anything yet.

With that being said, Droid-Life explains that AT&T Next will replace two-year contracts. In some situations, it will be customers’ only option, for example, at National Retail locations.

On and after June 1st, supposedly, you can still sign up for a two-year agreement at Local  [Read More…]