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Gear S2 watch face roundup: Pip boy, Avengers and more!

Finding a great watch face can be a serious hassle, so let us do the heavy lifting.

If you’re wearing a smartwatch, then you already know that half of the fun of them comes in the form of watch faces. A watch face can add some flair to your wrist, or show off your personality in small ways. Trying to find the right watch face for your personality and life style can be difficult though.

That’s  [Read More…]

Cyanogen OS 13.1 brings mods from Microsoft and more to the OnePlus One

Cyanogen OS 13.1 is currently rolling out for OnePlus One owners. It includes new mods from Microsoft as part of its partnership with Cyanogen.

In a blog post, Microsoft stated that the Cyanogen OS support for mods represents “a step beyond apps that will change the way you use your phone”. One of the mods in the update offers Skype features in the Cyanogen phone app:

With the Skype mod in Cyanogen OS 13.1 you can quickly and  [Read More…]

Check out Lenovo’s promo videos for the Moto Z, PHAB 2 Pro and more

Lenovo and its Motorola subsidiary have posted the official videos that show off everything the company announced at its Tech World event.

The videos show off the upcoming Lenovo PHAB 2 family of phones, which includes the PHAB 2 Pro and its Tango-based 3D sensing technology from Google. Other videos show the Moto Mods that will add new capabilities to the upcoming Moto  [Read More…]

Uber begins Scheduled Rides rollout in Seattle, more cities coming soon

Uber has started rolling out its new Scheduled Rides feature, starting in Seattle, for its business customers. It will allow those users to schedule a pickup date from the shared ride service from 30 minutes to 30 days in advance.

Uber stated:

Since the option to schedule a ride is a top-requested feature from business travelers, we’re excited to give priority access to riders who have Business Profiles or are linked to their company’s Uber for  [Read More…]

Coming NVIDIA Shield TV 3.2 update brings full stand-alone Plex Media Server support and more

Hardware-accelerated video transcoding including H.264, MPEG2 and HEVC right on your Shield TV.

NVIDIA clued us in an what’s in the coming 3.2 product update for the Shield TV and there’s plenty to get excited about. Not only will we see Netflix HDR support, new 4K streaming apps and the other goodies we heard about from Google I/O, but there are a few things we didn’t expect — Dolby ATMOS pass-through support, HDMI CEC TV-off support  [Read More…]

Pebble Time smartwatches get new Weather app and more with latest update

Pebble has released a new firmware update for its Pebble Time series of smartwatches. The update includes a new Weather app along with improvements to its health features.

Pebble stated:

The weather info delivered daily to your Pebble Timeline is now also accessible on-demand from our official Weather app. Powered by The Weather Channel, get the current temperature, current conditions, highs and lows for the day, and the next day’s forecast. Manage your Weather settings from  [Read More…]

Google offers up discounts on Nexus 6P, Chromecast and more for Father’s Day

If you’re on the lookout for some good gifts for dad this Father’s Day, Google has your back with some discounts on the Google Store. Most notably, Google is offering up the Nexus 6P at a $ 50 discount, bringing its starting price down to $ 450 for the 32GB version.

On the more modest side of things, the Google Store also has discounts on Google Cardboard, Chromecast and Chromecast Audio — offering each at a $  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S7 Active review: Bigger, beefier, more ACTIVE!!!

The quick take

The Samsung Galaxy S7 has been our nearly unanimous choice for the best phone of 2016. And once again U.S. operator AT&T (and only AT&T, we might add) has commissioned an “active” version. It sports a more destruction-proof case and a bigger battery, with a few new software features to go along with that “active” name. You won’t want to abuse this phone, but it should stand up to life better than most.

The  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S7 Active review: Bigger, beefier, more ACTIVE!!!

The quick take

The Samsung Galaxy S7 has been our nearly unanimous choice for the best phone of 2016. And once again U.S. operator AT&T (and only AT&T, we might add) has commissioned an “active” version. It sports a more destruction-proof case and a bigger battery, with a few new software features to go along with that “active” name. You won’t want to abuse this phone, but it should stand up to life better than most.

The  [Read More…]

AC editors’ apps of the week: Giphy, Toolwiz Photos, Sky Force Reloaded, Flipp and more

It’s Appday Sunday and that means we’re back with more of our favorites to share. Every week we bring a handful of great apps to the table and share them with everyone. Sometimes they are new apps, sometimes old standards, but every time they are apps we love to use.

Give these a look and then take a minute to tell us all about the apps you are using and love so we can give them a  [Read More…]