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Watch the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 launch event: Live Aug 9 at 11:00 a.m. ET!

The new S Pen-toting flagship is ready to burst onto the scene.

It’s the moment we’ve been waiting for since the Galaxy S9 was announced: the Galaxy Note 9’s launch event. The Note fans among us have had August 9 circled on the calendar for weeks now, and it’s finally time to see the successor to the phone that’s in so many pockets today.

We’re always interested in the spectacle that is a Samsung launch event.

Many of  [Read More…]

Oukitel WP2 can be yours for $229.99 at launch if you subscribe now (Promoted)

Last week Oukitel announced it was working on a new big-battery rugged phone called the WP2. A successor of the Oukitel K1000 Max, the upcoming device is a tri-proof smartphone. This means the product offers IP68 certification and is also dust-proof and shockproof.

Up until now, we didn’t have any info to share about the specs of the WP2, but this week Oukitel shed some light on the situation.

First Oukitel WP2 specs show up

The company revealed the upcoming  [Read More…]

Android P rumored to launch on August 20

Let the countdown begin as we all await the official release and name of Android P. Notorious leaker Evan Blass tweeted out an auspicious photo of a calendar with a large P over August 20th today. Of course, this could mean only one thing, that is Android P is on the way.

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— Evan Blass (@evleaks) August 2, 2018

Evan is a reputable source for insider info, known for showing off leaked devices and sharing other  [Read More…]

Google is reportedly planning to launch a censored search app in China

This would mark the first time Google Search has been in China since 2010.

While going to Google to search for virtually anything is a common practice for many of us, the same isn’t true for people in China. The Chinese government’s strict censorship rules ban a regular version of Google Search from operating in the country, and while that won’t be changing anytime soon, a new report from The Intercept claims that Google’s working with the  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 said to offer exclusive access to Fortnite at launch

Epic Games released their smash hit game, Fornite on iOS back in April. But Android users are still waiting for the game to be released on their platform.

Well, today we have some news to share with you on this topic. According to sources familiar with the matter who talked to 9to5Google, Epic Games has partnered with Samsung for the release of Fornite for Android.

The game will be exclusive to the Galaxy Note 9 for 30 days, before becoming  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 said to offer exclusive access to Fornite at launch

Epic Games released their smash hit game, Fornite on iOS back in April. But Android users are still waiting for the game to be released on their platform.

Well, today we have some news to share with you on this topic. According to sources familiar with the matter who talked to 9to5Google, Epic Games has partnered with Samsung for the release of Fornite for Android.

The game will be exclusive to the Galaxy Note 9 for 30 days, before becoming  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 said to offer exclusive access to Fornite at launch

Epic Games released their smash hit game, Fornite on iOS back in April. But Android users are still waiting for the game to be released on their platform.

Well, today we have some news to share with you on this topic. According to sources familiar with the matter who talked to 9to5Google, Epic Games has partnered with Samsung for the release of Fornite for Android.

The game will be exclusive to the Galaxy Note 9 for 30 days, before becoming  [Read More…]

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…]