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Google Pixelbook hands-on: Who wants this?

At $ 999, the Pixelbook made prove a difficult sell, but it’s one of the nicest pieces of hardware Google has ever made.

Does anyone want a $ 1000 Chromebook? We asked the question in 2013, and then again two years later, in 2015. Both of those laptops were exactly that — bulky, heavy notebooks that, while powerful, felt like overkill for the capabilities of Chrome OS.

Today, we have the spiritual successor to those laptops, the  [Read More…]

This is the Google Clips, a camera that uses AI to take photos

Google has introduced its Clips camera, a standalone device for recording interesting moments.

Aside from launching its new speaker, laptop, earbuds and of course smartphones, Google had one more thing to show the audience at the end of the day: the Google Clips.

One problem with recording something on your smartphone is that it’s difficult to do that while also staying in the moment. Google Clips aims to combat this: this camera can be placed down or  [Read More…]

Google announces Android Excellence app collections for this fall

Back in June, Google introduced the Android Excellence program in the Play Store. Curated by Google’s editorial team, Android Experience includes a rotating collection of apps that deliver great design, an engaging user experience, and strong app performance. Well this week, Google has released the latest batch of apps which have been welcomed to the […]

What is this white stuff on my icons and how do I get rid of it?

“Why all the white space?” is a surprisingly apt complaint for Android Oreo.

What’s the most noticable change when you jump from Android Nougat to Android Oreo? It’s not the emoji, and it’s not the not the snazzy new notifications. It’s all the white space that invades your app drawer with Adaptive icons. Adaptive icons have a lot of potential to jazz up our app drawers while keeping things consistent and beautiful, but that’s not happening until  [Read More…]

Ring Protect is a $199 home security system that launches this month

Compared to the $ 399 Nest Secure, the Ring Protect and its $ 199 starting price bring some heated competition into the home security market.

When it comes to smart home accessories, there are a few companies that truly stand out among the rest. Philips is known for its Hue lightbulbs, Nest has become iconic for its security cameras and thermostats, and Ring still has one of the best smart doorbells on the market. Home security is huge in  [Read More…]

This could be our first look at the Huawei Mate 10 Pro

Glass body, f/1.6 camera and minimal bezels confirmed by latest leak.

The Huawei Mate 10 series will soon be with us, as the Chinese manufacturer prepares for its October 16 launch event. but if you don’t want to wait that long, then long-time leaker Evan Blass, a.k.a. @evleaks, has offered up a sneak peek of what’s expected to be the more premium of the two, the Huawei Mate 10 Pro.

Huawei Mate 10 Pro pic.twitter.com/3RgjObXmw6

— Evan  [Read More…]

This $7 accessory will revolutionize the way you use your phone

Ease is a ring away.

We have all done it. You are laying in bed or on the couch scrolling through the latest news, social media or cat memes on your phone and then splat. You just dropped your phone on your face, and it hurt. Even worse, it fell from your face onto the floor and now your precious phone has a cracked screen. Now that your face and ego are bruised, you realize that something needs to  [Read More…]

Learn up to 22 new languages with this uTalk lifetime subscription

Learning a new language is a monumental feat, but in this modern, interconnected world, being able to converse in multiple languages is nothing but a boon. Learning aids are, however, generally quite expensive.

What you need is a learning aid that you can carry with you wherever you go, and one that won’t cost an arm and a leg. Right now, Android Central Digital Offers has four deals on four different uTalk packages. Instead of the regular price, you’ll get  [Read More…]

This security camera offers a sweeping view of your home for $40

Keep an eye on your home from anywhere!

We live busy lives and love to have nice things, but sometimes that can be a curse. Having a house full of electronics can be great until you come home and realize you’ve been robbed, and there’s no trace of who did it. Wouldn’t it have been great to catch the person on camera, or have the whole thing avoided because the camera spooked them and they left?

Home security doesn’t  [Read More…]

Never be without light again thanks to this rechargeable extremely bright $10 flashlight

Flashlights are something that everyone should have at least one of in their home or with them while out camping, but many of us forget to buy them or check if the ones we have even work. There are few things worse than needing a flashlight only to find out that the one you have is dead or broken.

Right now you can pick up OxyLED’s super bright LED flashlight bundle for $ 10 at Amazon with coupon code OXMD50PL,  [Read More…]