Category: Android News


Fast charging and reverse audio compression highlight leaked XM4 features

We know basically everything about these new headphones except when to expect them.

What you need to know Listing and features found on Walmart’s website. Headphones said to retail for just under $ 350. Headphones to include industry-leading noise cancellation and real-time restoration of compressed files.

Intrepid headphone enthusiasts from TheWalkmanBlog discovered a page on Walmart.com that appeared to list the as-yet-unreleased Sony WH1000XM4 headphones, along with all of the device’s new features and price.

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Here’s everything the Roborock app can do

Once reliant on Xiaomi’s Mi Home app, Roborock’s recently launched is full of everything you need to use that amazing new robot vacuum from the company. Right now, Roborock’s new app works with all of Roborock‘s latest robot vacuums, and the company is working to deliver updates to its older vacuums to expand compatibility for this new app.

If you’re using an older Roborock vacuum, the Mi Home app experience remains unchanged but, if you’ve picked up one  [Read More…]

Easily move those old pics off of Facebook and into your Google Photos

This new tool fixes the pain of switching all of your photos over.

If you’ve been on Facebook for more than a few years, you probably have loads of photos and videos that only exist there. They likely even predate your Google Photos, Dropbox, or OneDrive accounts. Sure, you could download all of your data, fish through it to find your photos, and start re-uploading them, but what a colossal pain! Thankfully now there is a tool  [Read More…]

Motorola RAZR 2 rumored to come with a bigger 6.7-inch main display

The RAZR 2 is also rumored to feature a Snapdragon 765 chipset and a 2,845mAh battery.

What you need to know The Motorola RAZR 2 will apparently arrive with bigger displays than its predecessor. As per a new rumor, the RAZR 2 will have a 6.7-inch main display and a slightly bigger cover display. The foldable phone is expected to be unveiled sometime in Q3 2020.

A senior Lenovo executive had revealed last month that the company  [Read More…]

Going on road trips this summer? Consider using these credit cards

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In the past, many of us took to the skies in order to get to their destination in the most efficient way possible. However as the U.S. slowly recovers  [Read More…]

The OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro can now record videos in HEVC format to save space

The latest OxygenOS update for the OnePlus 8 series includes the May 2020 security patch as well.

What you need to know OnePlus is rolling out a new OxygenOS update for the OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro phones. The latest update comes with several new features, including support for encoding videos in the H.265 codec. The H.265 codec helps reduce the size of recorded videos without compromising on quality.

OnePlus is now rolling out a new OxygenOS  [Read More…]

You still can’t buy a OnePlus 8 Pro, and that makes it hard to recommend

The best phone is the one you can actually buy and have right now.

We published our OnePlus 8 Pro review well over a month ago, on April 29. And since then, it’s been incredibly hard to buy one. The OnePlus 8 Pro has been out of stock on its own website for weeks, and the Amazon listing has fluctuated between coming soon, vague ship dates, and now no availability at all. And this lack of consistent  [Read More…]

Review: Get Packed on Google Stadia is an enjoyable, but shallow experience

Get ready to move out.

Google Stadia is a cloud game streaming service that recently got a launch exclusive called Get Packed. Get Packed is a couch co-op experience all about moving out of your apartment. Oddly enough, it manages to capture the chaos by using physics-based controls for up to four players. If you love games like Octodad and QWOP, you should check this one out.

Help them move out Get Packed

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Make the Google Assistant more accessible with Action Blocks

Whether you want to set up some simple automations for an elderly family member, help out a friend with cognitive disabilities, or you just want to make an “easy button” for your mom to turn on her smart lights, Google’s Action Blocks are here to the rescue. We’ll show you how to enable the app and quickly create Action Blocks that can serve as useful shortcuts for Google Assistant tasks.

Products used in this guide Easy automator: Google  [Read More…]

Snapchat stops promoting President Trump following violent tweets

“We will not amplify voices who incite racial violence and injustice by giving them free promotion on Discover.”

What you need to know Snapchat is taking a stand against President Trump. It says it will no longer promote his content on the Discover platform. In a statement, Snapchat said it would “not amplify voices who incite racial violence and injustice”.

Snapchat is no longer actively promoting President Donald Trump on its Discover platform.

As reported by The  [Read More…]