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The Pixel 4a’s camera gets a full review before launch

There’s almost nothing secret about the Pixel 4a at this point.

What you need to know Google’s Pixel 4a is the upcoming successor to 2019’s Pixel 3a. An early camera review showcases the prowess of the mid-range handset. As expected of Google, the camera is as good as previous Pixel iterations despite lacking a secondary lens.

Google’s Pixel 4a is the company’s upcoming (and much leaked) budget phone for 2020. In typical Google hardware release fashion, we  [Read More…]

Google doesn’t plan on a return to offices before June 1

The worst may be behind us, but a return to normalcy will not be as rapid as the path into crisis.

What you need to know Google is planning a slow, gradual return to office life Site-specific guidance will be deployed, and teams will continue to monitor local health alerts and guidance even after a return has begun. It won’t make any movements before June 1, citing stay-at-home orders and local equivalents.

Alphabet was one of the  [Read More…]

How to watch Luke Bryan’s live stream concert before the 2020 NFL draft

The NFL Draft 2020 is already under way, and to kick off the third day of picks, Luke Bryan will be offering up a free live performance. The “Play It Again” performance will stream directly before the picks begin, and will be available to anyone who tunes in and watches on the same networks as the draft takes place. This is part of Verizon’s #PayItForwardLIVE series of performances, where singers put on a show from the isolation of their own  [Read More…]

Android 11 will have six betas before a public release in Q3 2020

That’s three developer previews, followed by three open betas.

What you need to know Google released the first Developer Preview for Android 11 earlier today. It’s also detailed its plans for testing Android 11 going forward. The first preview will be followed by two more. Then, Google will have three betas before a final release in Q3 2020.

Google sped things up a bit this year by releasing the first Developer Preview for Android 11 a month  [Read More…]

Google mistakenly teases Android 11 before taking down preview page

As you’d expect, the company quickly ‘fixed’ its mistake.

What you need to know The Android Developer Preview website was the subject of much curiosity earlier today. The page made several references to Android 11, fueling rumors of an impending Developer Preview for the next version of Android. The page was quickly taken down, though, with all mentions of Android 11 expunged.

Is a new Android Developer Preview afoot? Google’s website dedicated to Android previews certainly seemed  [Read More…]

These are the two apps you need to download before the XFL season starts

Did we mention you could win $ 1 million?

What you need to know The start of the new XFL season is just hours away. If you’re tuning in, there are two apps you should really get hold of. The XFL app will give you official stats, scores news and more, and with PlayXFL, you could win a million dollars!

Dry your eyes football fans, the NFL season may have finished, but the XFL is here.

Brainchild  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S20 pops up early on Amazon UAE before the Feb 11 launch

Currently, unavailable for purchase or pre-order.

What you need to know The Samsung Galaxy S20 has shown up on the Amazon UAE site days before launch. The listing is for the Cloud Blue model with a price of 3,112.72 Arab Emirate dirham, or around $ 847 USD. Key specs confirmed are the 120Hz Infinity-O display, 30x Space Zoom, and 4000mAh battery.

The Samsung Unpacked event is less than a week away, where we expect to see the  [Read More…]

Everything you need to know about The Clone Wars before Season 7

Here’s our summary of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, just in time for you to get caught up before the final season airs.

Star Wars: The Clone Wars (available on Disney Plus) is coming back for a seventh and final season on Feb. 21, and it’s important that fans who plan on watching it know what’s happened in the show so far. Whether you’re a brand new fan or someone who’s just looking for a refresher on  [Read More…]

Essential episodes of Star Wars: The Clone Wars to watch before Season 7

Here are the most important episodes to watch to get caught up.

Star Wars: The Clone Wars (available on Disney+) is one of the longest-running and criticially successful Star Wars series ever made, and much to the delight of fans, it’s returning for a seventh and final season in February. However, a lot of folks either haven’t seen the show or don’t remember what happens in it that well. If that’s you, don’t worry, for we have  [Read More…]

From the Editor’s Desk: Twas three nights before Christmas

Twas three nights before Christmas, and all through the ‘net, every techie is stirring, shopping late with their pet.

Whoo! This week has been a whirlwind — this whole month, really — and the prettiest sight to see this Christmas will be a few days to slow down and catch my breath. Between a truly insane Black Friday weekend, moving to a newer, bigger apartment, and the unending whirlwind of holiday sights, sounds, and articles, finding time  [Read More…]