Tag Archive: Take


Qualcomm doesn’t want you to take its Snapdragon 835 benchmarks too seriously

Qualcomm wants — needs — the Snapdragon 835 to be about more than just CPU speed.

Qualcomm is in a bit of a bind. The company is readying its first Snapdragon 835 chips for the world’s best phones, and though Samsung — the world’s biggest Android manufacturer — will be co-opting much of the releases’s spotlight with the Galaxy S8, Qualcomm wants to make it clear that there are still many advantages, both for other companies and  [Read More…]

Take your pick of 3 popular iOttie car mounts for $13 today only at Amazon

Our friends at Thrifter are back again, this time scoring you big discounts on popular iOttie car mounts!

It’s no secret that you shouldn’t be driving and using your phone in your hand, but people still do it. Instead of putting your life at risk to view an incoming email or driving directions, head over to Amazon and buy an iOttie smartphone car mount for less than $ 13. There are 3 different styles to choose from so you’re  [Read More…]

Need help customizing your phone? Take Google’s #myAndroid Taste Test

The main reason why people love Android so much is because there are so many customization options available for them. Throw in a custom launcher, icon pack or wallpaper and voila you have a new phone on your hands. However, at times users might have a hard time navigating the extensive number of possibilities. So […]

10 cool gadgets to take with you on a camping trip

I always loved the outdoors and going on a camping trip was one of my favorite activities during holidays. I tended to go on nature trips whenever I wanted some quality time with myself or a select group of friends who also enjoyed the reflective nature of the experience. While our daily lives are ruled […]

How to take a screenshot on the LG G6

Take a screenshot. It’ll last longer.

Snapping a screenshot is typically standard across the board for most Android devices, but sometimes you can get tripped up if the button placement is different from what you’re used that. That seems like the case with the LG G6, at least, which is why we’ve put together this quick little how-to.

How to take a screenshot on the LG G6 Hold down the power button on the backside of  [Read More…]

Virtual VR is a tongue-in-cheek look at what happens when robots finally take over

The game also a great example of how narratives can inspire playability.

There are already plenty of titles available for you to dip your toes into Google’s virtual-reality-by-mobile-efforts, but none appear to be as meta or as tongue-in-cheek as Virtual VR (V-VR), the forthcoming Daydream-compatible title from Tender Claws game studio. (If the name sounds familiar to you, that’s because they’re also the developers behind the animated e-book, Pry).

This small team of devoted storytellers have put  [Read More…]

OnePlus 5 might take on the Galaxy S8 with a dual-edged display

This year we expect both Samsung flagships, the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus to come boasting a dual curved screen display. When the original Galaxy Note Edge was released in 2014, most people assumed the curved displays will turn out to be a fad. But as it turns out it’s 2017 and Samsung has […]

Odd phone diaries: the Meitu T8 employs AI to take better selfies

Taking selfies has become a daily part of our life, as technology has made it so easy for us to snap self-portraits whenever we feel pretty. Now if you’re one of those people who spends a lot of time taking selfies, only to delete them all in the end, you’ll probably want to hear about […]

Sprint’s upgrades Unlimited Plan to take on Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile

With Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile all announcing unlimited plans, Sprint sure doesn’t want to be left behind. So the carrier has upgraded its Unlimited Plan too. Sprint is offering a limited time offer until March 31. Until that date, customers who switch at least one line to Sprint will be awarded unlimited talk, text and […]

Lenovo’s third-quarter profits take a nosedive over slow smartphone sales

Lenovo is hoping to turn its mobile business profitable by the end of the year.

Lenovo has posted its financial results for the quarter ending December 31, 2016 (third fiscal quarter). The Chinese manufacturer netted $ 12.2 billion in revenue, a decline of 6% from the same period a year ago. Net profit at $ 98 million was 67% less than the 300 million it posted this time last year, and a decrease of 37% from a  [Read More…]