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Alexa's new Whisper Mode is rolling out to some Amazon Echos

Alexa's new Whisper Mode is rolling out to some Amazon Echos

5 hours ago   |   Tech Radar

If the kids are asleep and you don't want to wake them up with a blast of Amazon Alexa's voice, you can now activate a special Whisper Mode to have your Echo speak more quietly...
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Don't Ever Doubt Apple's Massive Influence Over the Tech Industry

Don't Ever Doubt Apple's Massive Influence Over the Tech Industry

11 hours ago   |   iPad Insight

OnePlus is a company that I have a lot of respect for. They have been able to fill a niche in the smartphone market while others companies have fallen away by listening to...
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Deal: Cortana-powered Harman Kardon Invoke smart speaker drops to $50 at Microsoft

Deal: Cortana-powered Harman Kardon Invoke smart speaker drops to $50 at Microsoft

1 day ago   |   Phone Arena

The Invoke, Harman Kardon's Cortana-powered smart speaker was originally priced at $200 when it was launched on the market one year ago. However, it wasn't long before its...
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Calling HTC Exodus ‘A Blockchain Phone' Is Misleading: Expert

3 days ago   |   Android Headlines

In short: Calling HTC Exodus “a blockchain smartphone” is a stretch at best and misleading at worst, according to Rong Chen, Chief Executive Officer of “Smart Web” project...
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First iPhone XR Review Videos Now Available on YouTube

3 days ago   |   Mac Rumors   |   5 articles

The iPhone XR will be available for pre-order at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time on October 19, and ahead of when pre-orders go live, the first iPhone XR reviews have been published on...
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Amazon Echo owners can now score three free months of Sirius XM's streaming content

Amazon Echo owners can now score three free months of Sirius XM's streaming content

3 days ago   |   Phone Arena   |   2 articles

If you're not a subscriber to satellite radio provider Sirius XM and you own an Amazon Echo smart speaker, you can receive three months of the radio streaming service for free...
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Google Maps ‘commute' feature is now rolling out to Android and iPhone

Google Maps ‘commute' feature is now rolling out to Android and iPhone

3 days ago   |   BGR   |   6 articles

Earlier this week, Google announced a significant redesign for Google Maps , the introduction of a new Commute tab that would combine the functionalities of the previous Drive...
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Essential fires 30% of employees, focussing on ‘game changing consumer product'

Essential fires 30% of employees, focussing on ‘game changing consumer product'

4 days ago   |   9to5Google   |   3 articles

The Essential Phone found success only after various fire sales and price cuts that made the device a true bargain. It comes as the company reportedly canceled development of...
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Gmail's Android App Gains Smart Compose On Google Pixel 3

Gmail's Android App Gains Smart Compose On Google Pixel 3

4 days ago   |   Android Headlines   |   5 articles

In short: Google debuted Smart Compose for Gmail back at Google I/O in May. It was available on the desktop version of Gmail. But earlier this month at the MadeByGoogle...
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Facebook's Project Ripley wants to take Portal to the next level with video calling TV add-on

Facebook's Project Ripley wants to take Portal to the next level with video calling TV add-on

4 days ago   |   Phone Arena   |   2 articles

It's no longer a secret that Facebook's ambitions span far more domains than just social networking services and instant messaging apps. The increasingly controversial company...
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Apple iPhone XR will sell 50% more units than the iPhone 8 sold last year...

Apple iPhone XR will sell 50% more units than the iPhone 8 sold last year says analyst

This coming Friday, the Apple iPhone XR will be launched. According to Robert Cihra, who toils as an analyst for Guggenheim Securities, the release of the most affordable 2018... Read more ...

Nokia 6.1 won't be part of the Beta Labs, to be updated to Android 9 Pie soon

Nokia 6.1 won't be part of the Beta Labs, to be updated to Android 9 Pie soon

HMD Global likes to thoroughly test major Android OS updates before making them available to everyone, which is why it kicked off a beta program where people can test all the... Read more ...

Review: The Samsung Galaxy Watch is the Android smartwatch king of the hill...

Review: The Samsung Galaxy Watch is the Android smartwatch king of the hill - for now

Samsung's Gear lineup of Tizen smartwatches has impressed me since the Gear S2 first made its debut, and the Gear S3 Frontier sat on my wrist for well over a year after its... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy J4+, J6+, and A7 (2018) cases with gradient finish leak out

Samsung Galaxy J4+, J6+, and A7 (2018) cases with gradient finish leak out

Samsung Galaxy J6+ It was revealed quite a while back that Samsung was working on a new range of gradient cases for its mid-range smartphones, although no release information... Read more ...

IPhone XR still widely available for launch day delivery, but analysts...

IPhone XR still widely available for launch day delivery, but analysts aren't worried

The iPhone XR officially went up for pre-order yesterday morning , with the first orders slated to arrive to buyers next Friday, October 26th. Over 24 hours later, iPhone XR... Read more ...

Verizon Pixel 3 models must be activated first on Big Red before inserting...

Verizon Pixel 3 models must be activated first on Big Red before inserting SIM from other carriers

Before you go to Best Buy to purchase a Google Pixel 3 or Pixel 3 XL, keep in mind that all Verizon variants of the phone are SIM locked to the carrier, and must be activated... Read more ...

How to delete apps on iPhone and iPad

How to delete apps on iPhone and iPad

If you're looking to free up some space on your iPhone or iPad, deleting apps will likely be the first thing you'd want to do. Follow along for how to delete apps on iPhone and... Read more ...

The Xiaomi Black Shark 2 may actually be called the Black Shark Helo

The Xiaomi Black Shark 2 may actually be called the Black Shark Helo

Earlier this year, Xiaomi announced the Black Shark gaming phone as a Razer Phone rival. While this phone was never released outside of China, the company recently began... Read more ...

Vertu Returns With Aster P Luxury Smartphones

Vertu Returns With Aster P Luxury Smartphones

Nokia first launched Vertu as its luxury subsidiary many years ago. It has since been passed from owner to owner and was most recently in the news for a bankruptcy. However... Read more ...

Verizon Pixel 3 SIM Lock Temporarily Being Removed

Verizon Pixel 3 SIM Lock Temporarily Being Removed

Verizon hasn't been locking LTE phones since 2008 but it recently announced a change to that policy. It said that phones won't be SIM unlocked out of the box. Verizon is the... Read more ...