Tag Archive: Official


It’s official: Google is shutting down Allo by March 2019

Update: Google has confirmed in a blog post that it will shut down Allo by March 2019. The company has shifted focus to Messages for texting, Duo for video calls, and Hangouts Chat and Meet for G Suite customers.

Original story follows:

Google Allo will soon see the end of its short life, according to 9 to 5 Google who has received a tip from a source familiar with the matter.

Allo was designed as the next big  [Read More…]

These are all the official accessories for Google Pixel Slate

The Pixel Slate is Google’s first-ever Chrome OS tablet to hit the market, and while it provides a lot to love right out of the box, you can drastically improve its capabilities with a few helpful accessories. From keyboards to styluses, these are all the official accessories you can get for the Google Pixel Slate!

First-party keyboard case Pixel Slate Keyboard

If you want the full Pixel Slate experience, you’re going to want to pick up a keyboard  [Read More…]

OnePlus 6T official; coming to T-Mobile

At its launch event in New York, OnePlus unveiled the OnePlus 6T, its latest flagship that is set to wow the world. The device has leaked several times and the official release confirms much of what we’ve heard. Notably, you’ll find a redesigned display notch that’s significantly smaller, as well as a reduced chin on the device.

The OnePlus 6T also features an in-display fingerprint scanner that preserves screen real estate and can read a fingerprint in 0.34 seconds. Plus, it features  [Read More…]

The Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 is official with four cameras, slider design, and barely there bezels

Xiaomi officially launched their Mi Mix 3 today incorporating a magnetic sliding 6.4-inch display. Making use of the slider design maximizes screen real estate providing a true 93.4 percent screen to body ratio without including an unsightly notch.

Without a cut out in the display to house the front-facing cameras you’re left with a near bezel-free screen. The cameras have to go somewhere though, and this is where the slider comes into play. In order to take a selfie, you’ll  [Read More…]

Spotify is getting an official app for Wear OS

You’ll be able to browse playlists, favorite songs, and more.

Wear OS’s app selection is actually pretty good, but ever since it was first released as Android Wear back in 2014, one of the biggest absences has been a proper Spotify app. Well, ladies and gentlemen, that’s finally changing.

On October 17, Spotify announced on its official blog that it’s launching a standalone Wear OS app for its streaming service so you can access the best bits  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy A9 goes official with four rear cameras

The Galaxy A9 is the first phone in the world to feature four cameras at the back.

Samsung unveiled the Galaxy A7 three weeks ago, with the phone becoming the first from the South Korean manufacturer to feature three cameras at the back.

The company is aiming to do one better with the Galaxy A9, the world’s first quad camera phone. There’s a primary 24MP f/1.7 module joined by an 8MP wide-angle sensor with a 120-degree field  [Read More…]

The Razer Phone 2 is now official and all about flagship gaming

In case you missed it the Razer Phone 2 has been teased in some leaks the past few weeks. However, the wait is now over as Razer took the stage tonight to release the Razer Phone 2.

This is a sequel to their much talked about Razer 1 gaming phone which included stereo front-facing speakers and a unique display with a 120hz refresh rate. This year Razer kept the same great front-facing stereo speakers and QHD LCD screen with a  [Read More…]

These Are The Official Cases for the Google Pixel 3 lineup

The Pixel 3 and 3 XL have arrived, and similar to last year, Google’s got a solid selection of official cases that are launching alongside its two new phones. If you’re looking to protect your Pixel 3, these are among the top cases that should be on your shortlist.

Soft and lovely Google Fabric Case

Google’s fabric case was one of the best you could buy for the Pixel 2 last year, and with the Pixel  [Read More…]

Google now has an official repair service for Pixel and Pixel 2

Google joined forces with phone repair company uBreakiFix to make it easier for Pixel owners to fix their broken handsets. But what if you don’t live next to such a repair shop?

Well, Google has finally addressed this issue by opening its own Repair Center. The service is available via the Google Store and allows Pixel and Pixel 2 owners to mail their damaged devices to be fixed.

The Repair Center welcomes Pixel or Pixel 2 devices that are no  [Read More…]

Official ZTE Axon 9 Pro render released, announcement coming August 30

ZTE’s (hopefully) going back to what made the Axon line so great in the first place.

In 2015, ZTE ushered in its Axon brand with the ZTE Axon and Axon Pro — powerful Android phones that offered incredible designs, flagship-grade specifications, and seriously competitive price tags. Now, ZTE is continuing the Axon story with its newly-teased Axon 9 Pro.

The company took to Chinese social network Weibo to share the above teaser image that gives  [Read More…]