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Lenovo first to launch smart display featuring Google Assistant

In the past, we’ve been teased with smart displays featuring Google Assistant from JBL, Lenovo, and others but this weekend Lenovo will be the first to bring us one. Thanks to the screen we’ll have a brand new way to interact with Assistant with more possibilities. Get ready to access all of the great features you’ve become accustomed to with Assistant on your phone or smart speaker and more.

Music, Podcasts, Audiobooks, and more

This includes listening to music with  [Read More…]

Android P Beta 4 ‘release candidate’ now available for Pixels, making way for public launch soon

As we close in on the official build, this is the best (and most stable) time to check out the pre-release software.

Google has just released the fourth beta of Android P to developers and enthusiasts, marking the final release before the final is officially unveiled as a public release. Android P Beta 4 isn’t designed to offer much change over Beta 3, as any substantial change now would likely just be held for the public release.  [Read More…]

Verizon will launch 5G in Houston this year, looking to Google as live TV provider

5G is getting really real. The spec is complete, the phones are coming, and Verizon, the largest mobile provider in the U.S., has announced that in addition to Los Angeles and Sacramento, it will launch 5G residential broadband service in Houston by the end of 2018.

Verizon made the announcement as part of its second-quarter earnings, where it said it amassed 531,000 new subscribers, including 199,000 mobile phone users, and said that growth, profitability, and revenue were all solid and  [Read More…]

3 Best Drone Launch Pads in 2018

Ensure every take off and landing is clean and safe with a durable drone launchpad.

At first glance, a drone launchpad might seem like a somewhat frivolous accessory. However, there’s a number of valid reasons why a drone launchpad can really improve your flight sessions out in the wilderness.

For starters, they’re big and colorful with high-contrasting colors (and sometimes even glow in the dark) which makes it easier to find your launch point when flying manually.  [Read More…]

Oukitel K8 will launch in July with a 6-inch display and dual-cameras (Promoted)

While most of us here in the US were celebrating the 4th of July, the world kept rolling in other regions. Oukitel, a company based in China, made a surprising announcement for the Oukitel K8.

The company finally announced the specs for its upcoming handset, along with a teaser image. As expected we will see a build that falls in line with the recent trend of bezel-less handsets.

Oukitel K8 Spec Breakdown

The K8 will sport a 6-inch FHD+  [Read More…]

Google reportedly planning to launch a game platform to rival PlayStation and Xbox

Google is said to be working on a game streaming service and an Android-based gaming console.

It looks like Google is planning to launch a game streaming service to take on the likes of PlayStation and Xbox. We’ve been hearing rumors of a subscription-based game streaming service — codenamed Yeti — from as far back as February, with the company said to be working on an Android-based gaming console to complement the streaming service.

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OnePlus teams up with Gameloft to launch the OnePlus Asphalt Cup in India

Like playing Asphalt 8: Airborne? You should sign up for the OnePlus Asphalt Cup.

OnePlus is partnering with mobile game studio Gameloft to launch an online racing championship in India called the OnePlus Asphalt Cup, where players compete in timed events in Asphalt 8: Airborne to win prizes. The championship will be spread out over the course of four weeks, with four time-limited events of five days each. The first event is set to kick off from  [Read More…]

How to watch the BlackBerry KEY2 launch event

Tomorrow on June 7, BlackBerry Mobile will take the stage in New York to unveil its latest effort the BlackBerry KEY2.

This is the sequel of the BlackBerry KeyONE which launched last year and even though it didn’t sell in millions, the phone earned some praise.

BlackBerry KEY2 will go official tomorrow, June 7

The BlackBerry KEY2 launch event is scheduled to kickoff at 10 am EDT. You can join BlackBerry and watch the event live, as it will be  [Read More…]

Moto G6 and G6 Play launch in India: Here’s everything you need to know

The Moto G6 faces stiff competition in the budget segment.

Motorola unveiled the Moto G6 series back in April, and the Moto G6 and the G6 Play have made their debut in India. There’s no mention of whether the Moto G6 Plus will make its way to the country, but it’s unlikely as the Moto X4 offers similar specs.

For now, it looks like the standard Moto G6 and the G6 Play will carry the Moto G  [Read More…]

The UMIDIGI Z2 is finally nearing its official launch (Promoted)

The UMIDIGI Z2 was announced earlier this year and is finally nearing its official launch. The handset will launch on June 11th and for a limited time, you can enter to win one for yourself!

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