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Galaxy S8+ with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage is getting a much-needed price cut in India

Samsung is rolling out its first price cut to the Galaxy S8+ variant with 6GB of RAM and 128GB storage.

Samsung introduced the Galaxy S8+ variant with 6GB of RAM and 128GB storage last month in India, and the company is now offering a 5% discount to those looking to pick up the phone. The device launched at ₹74,900 ($ 1,155), and is now available for ₹70,900 ($ 1,090).

The standard Galaxy S8+ is available in  [Read More…]

A friendly reminder that Android TV is getting a much-needed overhaul

A better home screen and Google Assistant are coming to Android TV — all things announced at I/O in an effort to persuade you to adopt the platform.

There was a bevy of exciting announcements revealed during the keynote at Google I/O 2017, but one of the quieter sleeper hits was the news that Android TV would receive a much-anticipated makeover. In a lengthy blogpost, Google expanded on some of the enhancements and how it plans to make its  [Read More…]

With Family Link, Google is finally giving parents some much-needed help

I’m not asking Google to raise my kid. I just want all the help I can get when it comes to them learning the ins and outs of living online.

There’s a tendency to look at Google’s newly announced “Family Link” program and scoff. And rightly so. On one hand it’s very much the sort of family account we parents have been asking for for years.

To recap: This is a legit way to get your under-13  [Read More…]

Fly Delta 3.0 gives the airline’s Android app a much-needed makeover

Everything you need to fly is now in one convenient place

Delta Air Lines today has pushed out version 3.0 of its Fly Delta app, bringing with it a much-needed visual refresh. You’ve now got a handy “Today” feature (tucked in a standard drawer along with a bunch of other shortcuts you’ll want to use) that puts everything you need for a day of flying in one place. That means no more clicking through to your  [Read More…]

Pebble 2.0 gets a much-needed stability update

A quick heads up, folks, that the official Pebble app got an update Saturday evening to address a couple of major bugs.

Here’s the changelog:

Stability improvements throughout the app Fix issue in which users were stuck at “Starting installation…” during setup

We wouldn’t go so far to say that the app’s now what we’d expect from Pebble — it’s still way more sluggish and a little unwieldy than we’d like. But these are good fixes, and  [Read More…]