Tag Archive: Mode


Google: other phones can also use the Galaxy Z Flip’s split-screen mode

Foldables are going to be a big part of Android’s future.

What you need to know Alongside the Galaxy Z Flip, Samsung this week unveiled ‘Flex Mode’, which allows for content to be split across the screen when the device is folded. According to Google, the Flip won’t be the only phone with that feature. Other phone makers can also build it into their foldable phones. The Mountain View giant didn’t provide an ETA, however.

If you  [Read More…]

OnePlus phones are now receiving Google Assistant’s Ambient Mode

Google Assistant in Ambient Mode turns your phone into a smart display when it’s being charged.

What you need to know Google Assistant’s Ambient Mode is now rolling out to all OnePlus devices. The feature turns your phone into a smart display, letting you control smart home lights and much more. The rollout will be staged, with OnePlus noting that everyone should receive the feature in a week’s time.

Right now, OnePlus’ OxygenOS is the software experience  [Read More…]

Google Duo for the web may soon get picture-in-picture mode

The feature will be available in the “next couple of months.”

What you need to know A new report suggests Google is working on adding picture-in-picture mode to Google Duo for the web. The feature will be available on Microsoft Edge and Google Chrome first. Google launched the web version of Duo a year ago.

“Google Duo is the best video calling service you’re not using.” That’s what we’ve been telling anyone who’ll hear us, but Google  [Read More…]

‘Super ISO’ trademark foretells upgraded night mode for Galaxy S20 series

ISO settings help the camera deal with different lighting conditions.

What you need to know Samsung was recently awarded a trademark for ‘Super ISO’ by the UK Intellectual Property Office. ISO relates to light capture in cameras, indicating the company is working on an improved night mode for its phone. Rumors from industry insiders suggest the feature is being prepped for the Galaxy S20 series.

Samsung’s Galaxy S20 series is reportedly getting a few downgrades in the  [Read More…]

How to add multiple users and use Guest Mode on your Android phone

Hide your personal data with just a few taps.

From banking apps to personal text conversations, your Android phone is likely filled with a lot of sensitive data. With it being the computer/connected device that’s with you most often, that only makes sense.

However, when your kid wants to play games on your phone or you need to let a family member/friend use it to make a call, should you really be handing over immediate access to  [Read More…]

How to enable dark mode in WhatsApp for Android

One of the most requested features in WhatsApp over the last couple of years has been dark mode. It is finally available on Android — you can now manually set dark mode for WhatsApp, or have the app match the system theme automatically. Here’s how you can get started with dark mode on WhatsApp for Android.

Products used in this guide Take great photos: Google Pixel 3a XL ($ 429 at Amazon) How to enable dark mode in  [Read More…]

Facebook is expanding its dark mode tests on Android

More and more people are seeing the feature on their phones.

What you need to know Dark mode for the Facebook app on Android has been under development since at least August 2019. While the company has been tinkering with the feature for a while, the tests seem to have picked up pace as of late. WhatsApp Beta users also their taste of dark mode this week.

As Instagram and WhatsApp both flaunt their dark modes to  [Read More…]

Facebook’s redesigned web interface with Dark Mode support rolling out

It will launch fully in the Spring, and right now a small handful of users can test “The New Facebook.”

What you need to know Facebook is beginning to roll out its redesigned web interface. The new-look was announced in April and features a cleaner design and a Dark Mode This is only for desktop Facebook, it’s coming in the Spring, and right now a small percentage of people can test out the design.

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New Resident Evil 3 details on Nemesis, Mercenaries mode and more

More terror awaits when Nemesis arrives.

What you need to know A feature in PlayStation Magazine UK has revealed more details on the Resident Evil 3 remake. We now know more about Nemesis, as well as the fact that Mercenaries mode is not returning. Resident Evil 3 remake is currently set to release on April 3. You can preorder the PlayStation 4 version of the game for $ 60 on Amazon.

Resident Evil 3 is just a  [Read More…]

PUBG Mobile just added another game mode with Royale Pass Season 11 update

The update resets the Royale Pass ahead of Season 11 and also introduces a new Arena game mode.

What you need to know Version 0.16.5 update is rolling out starting today. Introduces Royale Pass Season 11: Operation Tomorrow. Adds a new Arena game mode called Domination, along with the return of classic Warehouse TDM.

PUBG Mobile players will see a new update rolling out today that introduces the new Royale Pass Season. Season 11 is called “Operation  [Read More…]