Tag Archive: Running

Galaxy S10 running Android 10/One UI 2.0 shown off in new video

The video comes from Brazilian YouTuber Dudu Rocha and is in Portuguese.

What you need to know Brazilian YouTuber Dudu Rocha shows off a leaked build of Samsung’s Android 10 update on a Galaxy S10+. The One UI 2.0 update includes mostly subtle changes to the quick settings tiles, adds new gestures, and some Note-exclusive features. It’s possible we could see a beta for the new One UI 2.0 update at the Samsung Developers Conference in October.  [Read More…]

Is your PS4 running slow? Here are some fixes you can try

Best answer: There are a few different steps you can try to help clear up lag on your PS4, which include clearing the items on the home screen and closing programs that may still be running. Without knowing exactly what is causing your lag, the best and safest thing to do is start with the easy fixes and make your way through until one works for you.

Extra space: Seagate Game Drive for PS4 Systems 2TB External  [Read More…]

Jaybird Vista review: Running on air

The ‘Vista’ brand should be beyond repair, damaged by an operating system few miss (and fewer used). So it was surprising that the name’s audacious revival should come from none other than Jaybird, whose Run, Tarah and X-series earbuds have been favorites of the running class for many years.

Jaybird’s Vista earbuds are truly wireless, which means like the Run and Run XT before it, and popularized by Apple’s AirPods, they are not connected by wires. It also  [Read More…]

This is apparently a Nokia feature phone running Android

What you need to know A photo from 9to5Google shows what’s supposedly an Android-powered feature phone. It doesn’t have a touchscreen and instead uses buttons for navigation. There’s no word on how much the phone will cost or when it’ll be available.

Nokia’s been killing it in the Android space for the last couple of years. Under the ownership of HMD Global, we’ve seen a relentless number of Nokia handsets dominate the mid and low-end market, but now  [Read More…]

Unsealed court documents accuse Andy Rubin of running a ‘sex ring’

Andy Rubin made payments of hundreds of thousands of dollars for a string of affairs.

What you need to know A civil complaint filed by Rie Hirabaru Rubin says Andy Rubin conspired to defraud her by not revealing his sources of income. Rubin also conspired to defraud Rie Rubin by making her sign a prenuptial agreement under false pretenses. The lawsuit alleges Andy Rubin had at least five mistresses and was operating a sex ring.

Back in  [Read More…]

Get fit this winter with Black Friday deals on running headphones

Wired, wireless and truly-wireless.

As we approach winter and the weather cools off, the prospect of getting outdoors on a run or even heading to the gym to workout indoors gives me the heebie jeebies and I’m sure many of you feel the same way.

However, these hot Black Friday savings on all manner of workout headphones are sure to keep you motivated throughout the colder months so you’re ready and raring to go in the New  [Read More…]

How waterproof are running headphones?

Best answer: How waterproof running headphones are is entirely dependent on the IP rating that they have. As a general rule of thumb, you’ll want to look for something with a rating of IPX7 or IPX8 for maximum protection against water.

Amazon: Jaybird X4 ($ 130) Amazon: Soundcore Spirit Pro ($ 50) It all depends on the IP rating

With headphones, smartphones, and just about every tech product we talk about, waterproofing and water resistance is based  [Read More…]

Niantic Adventure Sync: Pokemon Go will now track your steps even if the app isn’t running

Incubating your eggs will never be the same again.

Niantic today introduced Adventure Sync, a tool that changes how its games operate.

If there’s one thing that Pokemon Go does well, it’s getting people out in the real world. If there’s a second thing, it’s that it rewards you for being active.

Raid battles, Community Day, and new Pokemon are all compelling reasons to open the game and get to the park. But, what about all of the other times  [Read More…]

The Google Home Hub is running a different OS from other Smart Displays

Google’s also using a completely different processor — but why?

At Google’s big hardware event this Tuesday, the company announced a slew of new products — one of which was the Google Home Hub. The Home Hub is the latest Smart Display to hit the market and is essentially Google’s version of products like the Lenovo Smart Display and JBL Link View.

However, while Lenovo and JBL’s gadgets run something called Android Things (an Internet of Things  [Read More…]

The Apple Watch Series 4 is light-years ahead of anything running Wear OS

Despite a new processor and UI, Wear OS is still lagging behind.

If you’re a fan of Google’s wearable operating system, Wear OS, 2018’s been one of the better years the smartwatch platform has ever seen.

In late August, Google announced a completely revamped interface that puts a big emphasis on the brand-new Google Fit and makes the Google Assistant more powerful than ever. Just last week, Qualcomm unveiled its first new wearable processor in over two  [Read More…]