Tag Archive: Screen


Google Fit updated with breathing exercises and home screen widgets

There are also improvements to the homepage and manually-added workouts.

We’ve really been enjoying Google Fit following its overhaul this past August, and now as we head towards the end of the year, Google’s issuing its first big update since then to add a couple smaller features to flesh the platform out a bit more.

For folks using Google Fit on an Android phone, you’ll soon have access to home screen widgets. These were oddly removed when  [Read More…]

Honor View 20 first look: All screen, no notch, 48MP camera

An early glimpse of the future of smartphone design.

In the run up to its January 22 global launch, Honor has unveiled the first details around its next display-centric handset, the Honor View 20. The successor to the View 10 takes the focus on screen-to-body ratios to new heights, with a new notch-defeating design similar to Samsung’s Infinity-O. It’s a step closer to the smartphone ideal of a full-display handset, with only a tiny chin and a  [Read More…]

How to use split screen multitasking on the Pixel 3

Phone screens just keep getting bigger and bigger, and thanks to the trend of elongated aspect ratios, they’re getting taller now, too. You can bemoan huge phones all you want, but that’s actually perfect for one thing in particular: split screen multitasking. With Android 9 Pie on the Pixel 3, running two apps at once is as simple as it is powerful.

Products used in this guide Google Store: Pixel 3 ($ 799) How to activate split screen  [Read More…]

How to use the Call Screen feature on the Pixel 3

One of the most interesting and useful new features of the Pixel 3 is Call Screening, which uses automated prompts and Google Assistant to ask unknown callers why they’re calling. You get a real-time transcription of the conversation, and can choose from a handful of follow-up questions to get more information out of the caller before answering or hanging up. Luckily, using it is dead simple.

Products used in this guide Google Store: Pixel 3 ($ 799) Using  [Read More…]

How to fix a broken Galaxy Note 9 screen

Best answer: A Note 9 screen that’s lightly scratched can be fixed with a tempered glass screen protector. For anything worse, you’ll want to either take it to a repair shop or can try replacing the display yourself (although we don’t recommend the latter unless you know what you’re doing).

Amazon: Whitestone Dome Glass Screen Protector ($ 60) Amazon: KR-NET Display Assembly Replaceme ($ 330) Have light scratches? Get a screen protector

Let’s start with the best  [Read More…]

Smart Displays need a good screen, and Lenovo’s Smart Display has the best

Best answer: The 10-inch Lenovo Smart Display has the best and biggest screen that works great for just about everything, but if you want something smaller, the Google Home Hub isn’t far behind.

Best Buy: Lenovo Smart Display ($ 250) Best Buy: Google Home Hub ($ 149) The Lenovo Smart Display has the largest, most capable screen

If your main concern is screen quality, the best Smart Display you can buy is the Lenovo Smart Display —  [Read More…]

Protect your Google Pixel 3 XL’s screen with a great screen protector

The Pixel 3 XL is here, and it’s a great looking phone. But you don’t want your shiny new phone to be broken if it takes a bad fall. Fortunately, you can have a screen protector on from day one to keep everything looking beautiful. These are the best screen protectors for the Google Pixel 3 XL!

The Ace TopACE Tempered Glass Screen Protector

TopACE has made some of our favorite screen protectors, and this looks like another  [Read More…]

Best screen protectors for Google Pixel 3

Avoid disaster by getting a screen protector for your new phone.

The Pixel 3 is here, and it’ll be in the hands of awaiting customers soon. But as great as it is to get a new toy, that can immediately turn to disappointment if things go sideways. Fortunately, there are a few screen protectors to protect that awesome display. Here are the best screen protectors for the Google Pixel 3!

Triple threat Mr Shield for Google Pixel 3

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Protect your Galaxy Note 9 with a protective back panel or screen glass

He protecc. He attacc. But most importantly, he call bacc.

This Dome Glass reinforced hard back panel cover for the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is down to $ 6.99 with code NT9THRFT on Amazon. The hard cover normally sells for around $ 10, and this price brings it down to one of the best we’ve ever seen.

The same NT9THRFT will discount a couple of tempered glass screen protectors from Dome Glass, too. The 1-pack drops to  [Read More…]

Whitestone Dome Glass Screen Protector for Note 9 review: The clear winner

An expensive solution to a potentially more expensive problem.

Tell me if you’ve heard this one before. Company releases phone claiming that its glass screen is “stronger” and “less prone to scratches and cracks” than the one before. So you believe the claim and forgo buying a screen protector only to drop the phone onto concrete shortly thereafter. Your heart stops and you inhale sharply as you lean down to pick up the face-down phone. You turn  [Read More…]