Tag Archive: Finally

Will PlayStation finally offer digital game gifting with the PS5?

Best answer: We don’t know yet, but considering Microsoft now offers digital game gifting for the Xbox, it’s a common practice on PC, and is overall the direction the industry is heading with digital downloading, we wouldn’t be surprised if Sony finally joined in.

In the meantime, ditital gift cards: PlayStation Store Gift Card (From $ 10 at Amazon) Digital gifting is entering a new age

We live in an era of convenience. Online shopping has offered  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite review: Samsung finally has an answer to OnePlus

With the Galaxy S10 Lite, Samsung shows that it can build an exciting value flagship.

Samsung is the dominant player in the Android world, and while its flagships continually raise the bar for the industry as a whole, the South Korean brand has failed to make a mark in the mid-range category. Samsung’s efforts in this area over the last four years were focused on the Galaxy A series, a series of mid-range devices aimed at a  [Read More…]

Looks like Millennials finally killed HQ Trivia for good

Thanks to the short attention span of smartphone users and lack of investments.

What you need to know HQ has shut its doors today, February 14, 2020, laying off all 25 employees. HQ Trivia and HQ Words apps are no longer supported. The decision comes after a failed acquisition dried up all available funds.

HQ Trivia, the popular smartphone game that was once dubbed “Millenial Jeopardy”, is being shut down for good after the developer went out  [Read More…]

Google may finally add message reactions to its Messages app this year

The app may also let users doodle on images before sending them, similar to Google Duo.

What you need to know An APK teardown has revealed that Google is working on adding message reactions to its Messages app. Google Messages is likely to gain a new doodling feature as well. Both new features will likely be rolled out to users sometime later this year.

Google’s Messages app, with its easy-to-use interface and RCS support, is one of  [Read More…]

OnePlus may finally unveil a fast-charging power bank alongside OnePlus 8

OnePlus is all set to introduce its first power bank, and it will have fast charging.

What you need to know A recent tweet by Carl Pei suggests OnePlus will release its first power bank this year. The timing of the tweet indicates the power bank will release alongside the OnePlus 8. The OnePlus 8 is also likely to pick up wireless charging.

I asked OnePlus executives countless times about wireless charging and power banks, but the  [Read More…]

The T-Mobile Sprint merger is approved and is finally going ahead

What you need to know Federal judge set to approve T-Mobile / Sprint merger. The ruling comes after more than a dozen states sued to block the merger. The new T-Mobile would have more than 100 million customers when combined.

After nearly two years in regulatory limbo, a federal judge is slated to approve the T-Mobile / Sprint merger, overturning state-level lawsuits that were separately filed in June 2019 and setting the stage for the largest telecommunications merger  [Read More…]

Here’s how you can finally use RCS chat with Samsung’s Messages app

The rollout of RCS messaging features has been a slow and frustrating process for all Android users. Then, Google decided to hop on the bandwagon and give just about everyone access to RCS through its own Messages app. Still, Samsung has lagged behind due in part to different carriers dragging their feet. Today, we’re taking a look at how you can set up RCS chat with the Samsung Messages app — provided that your carrier has enabled it.

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Happy Wheels has finally rolled its way onto the Play Store

It’s pretty ridiculous how long it took Happy Wheels to be ported to Android. The mobile versions for both Android and iOS were announced back in 2015, with the iOS version released shortly thereafter. Five years later, it’s finally found its way to the Play Store. Then again, ridiculousness seems to be a big part of the Happy Wheels brand, so I’m inclined to give the developers a pass.

Either way, the wait was well worth it because  [Read More…]

Android Auto finally gets an option to disable notification sounds

You will no longer be distracted by annoying notification sounds while you’re on the road.

What you need to know Google has quietly added an option to disable notification sounds in version 5.0.500224 of the Android Auto app. The “No sound from notifications” toggle can be found in the Android Auto settings. Notifications will, however, still remain stuck on the screen until you dismiss them.

Google rolled out the first major update for Android Auto last year,  [Read More…]

Android 10 finally comes to the Moto G7 Plus

The first non-Android One Moto to receive the update.

What you need to know Motorola has now started rolling out Android 10 to the Moto G7 Plus. It’s Motorola’s first non-Android One handset to receive the update. The firm expects to complete the roll-out by February.

Motorola is finally updating the G7 Plus to Android 10 after bringing the update to its other handsets like the Motorola One Vision, One Power, and One Hyper. This is also  [Read More…]