Tag Archive: News


Facebook rolls out a dedicated News tab for select users in the U.S.

Facebook News will begin rolling out to a subset of people in the U.S. today.

What you need to know Facebook has announced the rollout of a new News tab as part of a limited test in the U.S. The news section will appear as a home screen tab within the Facebook app for users. Some of the participating publishers include The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Bloomberg, and BuzzFeed News.

Facebook today announced that it is  [Read More…]

Apply now for the news writer role of a lifetime 👇

The short version

I’ll cut to the chase: we are hiring a full-time news writer, ideally someone with experience in the field, and if that’s you, you should apply right now by submitting your resume and cover letter.

The full listing

Here’s the longer version: Android Central has always been about breaking news, and there is more of it to cover than ever. We’re looking for someone with experience in the field, ideally at another Android blog or  [Read More…]

The iPhone 11 has great video features, and that’s good news for everybody

No matter your feelings towards iOS as a platform, you can’t deny that the iPhone takes phenomenal video. Stabilization, color, dynamic range … all of it has been consistently great on iPhones for years, often outpacing even Android phones that take subjectively better photos. With today’s announcement of the iPhone 11, Apple just knocked things up another notch.

In case you missed the live stream, here’s the short of it: with the iPhone 11, Apple is finally adding  [Read More…]

LG V60: News, Leaks, Release Date, Specs, and Rumors!

Here’s what LG’s got cooking up for the second half of 2019.

LG’s V-series has changed a lot over the years. With the V10 and V20, LG set out to create phones that appealed to power-users and photography nuts — offering removable batteries, high-quality headphone jacks, and powerful camera features. The V30 and V40 shook things up, opting for a premium glass/metal design and aiming for a more mainstream market.

The LG V50 was just announced earlier  [Read More…]

Palabre: One of the most customizable and beautiful news readers around (Review)

Even in 2019 there are people who still have not forgiven Google for discontinuing Google Reader. The silver lining was that several alternatives popped up to try to fill the spot that Google inexplicably withdrew from.

One of the strongest apps in the category today is Palabre, a news reader that is as beautiful as customizable.

Developer: LevelUp Studio Price: Free

Overview

Palabre is, at its core, a news reader. You can either use Palabre’s news sources or connect it  [Read More…]

LG G8: News, Rumors, Release Date, Specs, and More!

We ThinQ should know about this phone.

From the Galaxy S10 to the Pixel 4, 2019 is going to be an intense year of competing Android flagships. There’s a lot of phones we have to look forward to, one of which being the LG G8.

Last year’s G7 was a solid handset that brought some unique ideas to the table, but it was ultimately overshadowed for not being able to stick out enough from its competitors.

Will  [Read More…]

Moto Z4 + Z4 Play: News, Rumors, Release Date, Specs, and More!

Looks like your Moto Mods will keep on working for another year.

Ever since the first Moto Z came out in 2016, the Z line of devices from Motorola have stood out as some of the most unique in the smartphone space. No other company has introduced and continued to support a modular phone system quite like Motorola, and in 2019, we’re expecting more of the same with the Z4 and Z4 Play.

Whether you’re a long-time  [Read More…]

New OnePlus 6 features, Google’s new Emoji movement, and more news you need to know

Welcome to In Brief, the AndroidGuys tech briefing. Today is Tuesday, October 30, and we’re taking a look at all the tech news you need to know. In this post, we want you to learn about the news the way you want to learn. We’ve embedded a podcast version of all this news below. If you don’t want to listen, you can read just like you normally would.

In today’s edition, we’ll tell you what OnePlus 6T features are now available on the  [Read More…]

Samsung partners with Google, OnePlus 6T specs leak, and more news you need to know

Welcome to In Brief, the AndroidGuys tech briefing. Today is Friday, October 26th, and we’re taking a look at all the tech news you need to know. In this post, we want you to learn about the news the way you want to learn. We’ve embedded a podcast version of all this news below. If you don’t want to listen, you can read just like you normally would.

In today’s edition, the entire OnePlus 6T spec sheet has leaked, along with new reports  [Read More…]

Misconduct at Google, Alphabet earnings, and more news you need to know

Welcome to In Brief, the AndroidGuys tech briefing. Today is Thursday, October 25th, and we’re taking a look at all the tech news you need to know. In this post, we want you to learn about the news the way you want to learn. We’ve embedded a podcast version of all this news below. If you don’t want to listen, you can read just like you normally would.

In today’s edition, Verizon certifies the Razer Phone 2, Alphabet slightly misses the target for  [Read More…]