Category: Android

Google Pixel 4 camera features: All that’s new

The Google Pixel 4 has a set of cameras on its back where previous Pixel device had just one. Because of the added lens, new processing power, and new software, this new device set (4 and 4 XL) have a set of camera features not present on previously-released Pixel smartphones. Today we’re running down the new features one-by-one. NOTE: Just because this is a short list, it’s not by any means a…

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Pixel 4 hands-on: A better camera is just the start

Google’s Pixel 4 is probably the worst-kept secret in smartphones in recent years; all that was missing was the new Android flagship being inadvertently left in a bar and sold. Still, it’s a testament to just how excited phone-buyers and tech-followers are about things like Google’s computational photography that, even with the cat well and truly out of the bag, interest in the Pixel 4 and Pixel…

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Night Sight starry sky update release for Pixel 3 and 3a

Today we’re looking at a wide variety of features released for the Google Pixel 4. One of the most interesting camera features revealed for the Google Pixel 4 will also be available for the Google Pixel 3 and Google Pixel 3a. That also includes the Google Pixel 3 XL – and it has a whole lot to do with the devices’ already-active Night Sight feature.

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Motorola One Action pre-orders come with a free Moto G6

It’s always good when manufacturers offer freebies in exchange for ordering their products early. It might not be so good, however, when that freebie is another phone that is more than half the price of the one being sold. That is the rather tempting yet also odd prospect in the Motorola One Action pre-order because, if you take action now (pun intended), you can grab a Moto G6 for free for a…

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LG Android 10 preview program starts with LG G8 ThinQ this month

LG has probably overtaken Samsung as the OEM with the worse, though not worst, Android update scorecard in recent years. Fortunately, LG is neither blind nor deaf to the plight of its users. For one, it is announcing that the public testing period for its version Android 10 is nearly here. For another, it is giving hope that its other mid-range smartphones will soon be getting some updates before…

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Huawei Mate X foldable phone coming this month with important changes

News on the Galaxy Fold is slowing down to a trickle but the focus on foldable phones may surge again in a matter of weeks. The world’s second (or third) foldable phone has yet to actually launch and if the leaks are correct, Huawei might be doing it before the month is over. And if leaks are also correct, the Huawei Mate X will have some key changes from the company’s initial plans.

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Pokemon GO Darkrai raids, Shiny Pikachu in Mimikyu costume, other Halloween details

Pokemon GO Halloween will be in full effect later this week, so it’s time now to prepare! First we’ve got to get our heads wrapped around the details. The most important part of this event will be the appearance of Darkrai in tier five raids, if you’re looking for the most powerful Pokemon available in the month of October. If you’re looking for Halloween-themed Pokemon that might never appear in…

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5x Google Assistant Halloween commands for 2019

Today we’re looking at a set of Halloween-related Google Assistant actions that are active as of this October, 2019. Google Assistant is the smart voice-activated system with which Google interacts with Android smartphone users. This system is also on iPhone, but not all actions may be available on all Google Assistant devices – we’ll just have to check and see!

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Pokemon GO Halloween brings cute costumes and 5 new Shiny Pokemon

Today we’re getting in to the Halloween spirit with Pokemon GO in the 2019 edition of Niantic’s big October event. This event will be stacked with Ghost Pokemon and Dark Pokemon aplenty, and there’ll be bonuses and candy galore – what better way to get Halloween started off right? This all begins on October 17, 2019 – so get your walking boots ready.

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Google Pixel 4 last minute details leak

Today we’re taking a peek at a few more details leaked just before the official launch of the Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL. The larger and smaller devices will likely be headlining the big event tomorrow in New York, where Google will reveal a collection of Google-made devices. Today we’re getting a look at a variety of pre-launch details, including box design and launch pricing.

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