Tag Archive: Brings


Latest Pixel update brings two great features, and a vague battery promise

These are solid additions we can all appreciate — but don’t go far from a charger.

Google’s latest quarterly “Feature Drop” for its Pixel phones has arrived, and unlike most updates it actually hit my Pixel 4 XL right away. Now that I’ve had a little time to take in the changes, here’s what I’m seeing and appreciating in the latest update.

Every Pixel user should get familiar with the Personal Safety app.

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Google brings its Advanced Protection Program to Nest devices

Until now, it wasn’t possible for users to use their Google Account with both Advanced Protection and Nest devices.

What you need to know Google has finally brought its Advanced Protection Program to Nest devices. The Advanced Protection Program offers additional safeguards against fraudulent access, phishing, and malware. It is aimed at people that are at high risk of targeted attacks, such as activists, journalists, and people working on elections.

Google’s Advanced Protection Program, which is designed  [Read More…]

Vivo X50 series brings gimbal-like image and video stabilization to phones

Vivo’s latest flagship is the first phone to feature a gimbal system for image and video stabilization.

Vivo continually pushes the boundaries for innovation, and with its 2020 flagship, the Chinese manufacturer is focusing on image and video stabilization. The X50 series is the first in the world to feature a camera module that offers gimbal-like stabilization when shooting photos and videos. There are three phones in the series — the Vivo X50, X50 Pro, and the  [Read More…]

Samsung brings the S20 with mmWave to Verizon this June

A Galaxy S20 built with mmWave support arrives on Verizon.

What you need to know Verizon is launching an mmWave compatible Galaxy S20 this June. It ships in a Verizon exclsuive Cloud-White shade. The wallet busting $ 1000 price tag is is also present, with the option of a $ 41.66 24-month payment plan.

Samsung and Verizon are launching a new version of the Galaxy S20 this June. Equipped with mmWave 5G or what Verizon calls 5G  [Read More…]

Udemy’s flash sale brings some of its best courses down to $10 each

The internet truly is a marvelous place. You used to have to go to school or the library to learn new subjects. Now, the internet places a world of information at your fingertips. You just need to know the right place to look.

Udemy is a fantastic first step as it’s home to thousands of courses from certified instructors spanning a range of subjects, from photography and design to personal development, health & fitness, business, and more. You can learn  [Read More…]

Ghost of Tsushima brings beautiful samurai sword-fighting to the PS4

Samurai sword-fighting has never been prettier.

Ghost of Tsushima is the first non-Infamous game from Sucker Punch Productions since 2005. While there’s a lot of questions still about just what kind of game it is, here’s everything we know about Ghost of Tsushima.

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Amazon’s updated Fire HD 8 tablet brings faster performance, slimmer bezels

The new Fire HD 8 Plus offers Qi wireless charging as well.

What you need to know Amazon has introduced an updated version of its Fire HD 8 tablet. The new model comes with a faster processor, double the storage, and a USB Type-C port. Along with the refreshed Fire HD 8, Amazon has also launched new Fire HD 8 Plus and Fire HD 8 Kids Edition tablets.

Amazon has unveiled an overhauled version of its affordable  [Read More…]

The latest Chrome Canary beta finally brings Live Caption to the desktop

The company is also working on enabling Live Caption for phone calls.

What you need to know Alongside expanding support for more Android devices, Google is also working to bring Live Caption to the desktop. The latest Chrome Canary release includes an experimental flag to turn the feature on. Live Caption automatically generates captions for any audio or video playing in the browser, even if subtitles aren’t explicitly provided with the source file.

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Echo VR open beta brings zero-gravity multiplayer to your Oculus Quest

Ender’s Game becomes a real game with Echo VR

What you need to know Echo VR open beta is available for free all Oculus Quest owners on the Oculus Store. Echo VR, formerly known as Echo Arena, pits players in zero-gravity arenas with the goal to throw a disc through a goal on the opposing team’s side. Oculus Quest players can play with Oculus Rift players in the same arenas.

It’s been a long time coming, but  [Read More…]

Qualcomm Quick Charge 3+ brings ultra-fast charging speeds for everyone

It can charge a phone from zero to 50 percent in just 15 minutes.

What you need to know Qualcomm Quick Charge 3+ is now official. It will initially be available on devices powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 765 and 765G chipsets. Xiaomi’s Mi 10 Lite Zoom is the first phone to support both Quick Charge 4+ and Quick 3+ charging technologies.

Qualcomm today announced Quick Charge 3+, a new fast charging technology that aims to bring fast  [Read More…]