Tag Archive: Solve


Solve this puzzle to reveal the details of Google I/O 2020

Help us solve the puzzle and figure out when Google I/O 2020 is.

What you need to know The puzzle that will reveal the details for Google I/O 2020 was tweeted out this morning. The tweet takes you the site where this year’s puzzle is hosted and will require a collaborative effort to solve. Google hosts its annual I/O developer’s conference each year in May where it announces some of its latest technology for Android, Google Assistant,  [Read More…]

Can the US carriers solve Android messaging? We’re answering your questions

Here’s how the carriers plan to “fix” RCS for U.S. wireless customers.

There’s a lot to talk about when it comes to what RCS can bring to Android messaging and it can get confusing. Don’t worry, though, we have you covered.

In short, RCS provides the text messaging framework for the features that people have come to expect from mobile messaging apps like iMessage, Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp and so many others. Recently, The big four U.S. carriers  [Read More…]

Turning off Digital Wellbeing may solve Pixel 3, 3 XL performance issues

Digital Wellbeing cuts down on your phone addiction, but it could be causing performance problems on the Pixel 3/3 XL.

Digital Wellbeing is designed to curb phone addiction, with the feature offering tools to measure and limit the amount of time you spend in an app. It gives you detailed insights into how much time you’ve spent in each app, number of times you unlocked your phone over the course of a day, and notifications received. It’s  [Read More…]

YouTube Music has the potential to solve Google’s streaming conundrum

Spotify, you might want to pay attention to what’s happening here.

On May 17, Google officially announced YouTube Music and YouTube Premium — the two services that’ll immediately be replacing YouTube Red and Play Music later on down the road.

Despite offering an excellent product, Google’s presence in the music streaming market has been less than prominent for some time. Spotify, Apple Music, Pandora, and others have dominated, but Google’s struggled to find its footing.

The all-new  [Read More…]

Google aims to solve Pixel retail support conundrum with uBreakiFix repair partnership

Same-day repairs for your Pixel will soon be available.

In an attempt to fix its inherent shortcoming of not having a physical retail presence for in-person phone repairs and support, Google has struck a deal with popular electronics repair chain uBreakiFix to be the exclusive repair company for the new Pixel and Pixel XL. Pixel owners will be able to take their broken phone into any of uBreakiFix’s 250 retail locations across the U.S. and Canada, or mail the  [Read More…]

Use your Amazon Echo to solve the murder of Bruce Wayne’s parents

Amazon has teamed up with Warner Bros. to bring a new Batman v Superman promotion to the Amazon Echo. Called The Wayne Investigation, the promotion takes the form of a voice-powered choose-your-own-adventure game, which tasks you with solving the murder of Bruce Wayne’s parents.

The Wayne Investigation features several characters that you can question in order to solve the crime. As you progress, you’ll find clues and receive guidance from your Amazon Echo. From Variety:

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UK operators will invest £5 billion in infrastructure to solve network ‘not-spots’

The UK government has managed to reach an agreement with local operators to work on the issue of nationwide ‘not-spots’: areas restricting access to basic mobile functions due to weak signal coverage. EE, O2, Three and Vodafone will invest a guaranteed £5 billion to improve mobile infrastructure by 2017 with the aim to provide 90 per cent of the UK with both voice and text coverage.

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Solve for X: spray-on antenna solution could revolutionize mobile industry

spray-on-antenna

Rhett Spencer, CTO at Chamtech Enterprises, recently took to the stage at Google’s Solve for X event to talk about a new nano spray-on antenna material which could revolutionize the way service providers deploy cell towers. It could also increase cellphone energy efficiency by 10 percent.

The spray-on antenna was originally conceived when Chamtech was contacted by the US Military to help them create a conforming antenna for special ops since traditional antenna systems were bulky  [Read More…]