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TCL Communications intros Alcatel 1X (2019) and Alcatel 1C

TCL Communications on Tuesday introduced new additions to its Alcatel 1 line of smartphones with the Alcatel 1X (2019) and Alcatel 1C. The pair of phones continue in the brand’s tradition of low-cost phones with modern features and offer new designs.

Alcatel 1X

With a 5.5-inch Full View Display, the Alcatel 1X comes in Pebble Black and Pebble Blue color options and offers up a texture that is resistant to both slips and scratches.

The phone is powered by Android  [Read More…]

Ventev intros new charging solutions for home and auto

Ventev Mobile, one of our favorite brands in the charging and cable space, today adds a number of new products to its portfolio. Additionally, it has refreshed its lineup of current products, too.

New for 2019 are the wireless watchdock duo and wireless chargepad duo. The former allows for wireless charging of a phone and Apple Watch at the same time while the latter provides wireless charging of two phones at one time. Moreover, there are new wall chargers and  [Read More…]

Withings intros water-resistant Pulse HR with 20-day battery

Withings is back. Fresh off of getting out from under the Nokia umbrella, the digital health company is getting back to basics. This week sees the brand adding the Pulse HR to its roster.

A successor to its first-ever tracker, the Withings Pulse, the Pulse HR features a heart rate monitor, connected GPS capabilities, and a 20-day battery.

In an age of smartwatches and wearables with large faces, the Pulse HR is a traditional fitness tracker. It’s a modern take  [Read More…]

Anker intros the world’s smallest wall charger and a new Nebula Capsule projector

Anker today unveiled a series of new products including a very small wall charger.

After a whole year of development, the PowerPort Atom PD 1 makes its debut as the first product in the Atom series which will offer slim, lightweight PD wall chargers for MacBooks, phones and other PD devices.

Aptly named, the device is slightly bigger than a 5W stock smartphone charger, so you’ll be able to fit it almost anywhere. It features one single USB-C port that  [Read More…]

Amazon intros $50 Fire TV Stick 4K, Alexa Voice Remote

Amazon on Wednesday announced its Fire TV Stick 4K, the company’s most powerful streaming media stick to date. Moreover, it introduced the Alexa Voice Remote, which is included with the Fire TV Stick 4K; the bundle retails for $ 49.99.

As the name implies, the Fire TV Stick 4K gains 4K video streaming capabilities. Moreover, it is the first streaming media stick available with Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos. Comprised of a stick that plugs into your HDMI port and  [Read More…]

Google intros new Voice Access app to let you use your Android hands-free

Google this week introduced a new app called Voice Access. The search giant has been working on it for two years and now finally the app is available to download globally.

Voice Access is designed to offer hands-free support on your Android, but so far only works in English. Although, support for other languages in coming in the future.

New features available in Voice Access

One of the main features of this app is the option to scroll and navigate  [Read More…]

Google intros Android 9 Pie (Go edition), will become available this fall

Last year, Google launched a stripped back version of its mobile operating system designed for low-spec smartphones. The promise behind Android Go was pretty simple. Built on Android Oreo, this version was meant to run better on phones with either 512MB or 1GB of RAM.

Google said that every Android release would have an Android Go configuration. And with Android 9.0 Pie out and about, Google has this week announced the updated Go variant.

It’s called Android 9 Pie (Go  [Read More…]

T-Mobile intros $5 international day passes for LTE data and unlimited calls

Summer is a popular time to take vacations. So in order to to make your holiday abroad even more enjoyable, T-Mobile this week announced it is updating its Simple Global plan to include 70 more countries and destinations.

Previously, T-Mobile users could take advantage of free international roaming in 140 territories around the world. Now that number has gone up to 210. Simple Global is included for free with T-Mobile ONE plans and offers free 2G unlimited data, unlimited SMS  [Read More…]

T-Mobile intros FamilyMode to help parents better control child smartphone usage

T-Mobile today announced its latest initiative in the form of a service called FamilyMode. Designed for parents, it gives them better control over how their child, or children, use their smartphones.

Built with two components, it’s one part mobile app and one part physical box. The app is loaded onto the parent devices while the box (Home Base) is installed in the home and connects to Wi-Fi.

Using the app, parents can mange usage time, filter out apps and content,  [Read More…]

OnePlus intros revamped trade-in-program ahead of OnePlus 6 unveil

OnePlus has launched an upgraded trade-in-program meant to help users upgrade to the upcoming OnePlus 6. The company’s new flagship will be unveiled on May 16.

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