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Hands-on w/ ‘ASUS ZenFone V' Verizon exclusive, now free for Black Friday for a limited time

HANDS-ON W/ ‘ASUS ZENFONE V' VERIZON EXCLUSIVE, NOW FREE FOR BLACK FRIDAY FOR A LIMITED TIME

The new ASUS ZenFone V offers high-end Android phone specs and design in a super affordable package, making it one of the best options...

‘Smart Battery' feature added to Google Pixel devices to more accurately predict battery life

‘SMART BATTERY' FEATURE ADDED TO GOOGLE PIXEL DEVICES TO MORE ACCURATELY PREDICT BATTERY LIFE

I think it's safe to say that one of the most important things in a phone is battery life. You can have the best phone in the world,...

 
 
 
9to5Toys Lunch Break: Amazon Echo deals from $30, SanDisk Memory Sale, DJI Spark Drone $341, more

9TO5TOYS LUNCH BREAK: AMAZON ECHO DEALS FROM $30, SANDISK MEMORY SALE, DJI SPARK DRONE $341, MORE

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Google Home picks up native control of smart home appliances, may support lighting ‘scenes'

GOOGLE HOME PICKS UP NATIVE CONTROL OF SMART HOME APPLIANCES, MAY SUPPORT LIGHTING ‘SCENES'

Google Assistant is capable of a lot of cool tricks, but it's still limited in some areas. Now, as Android Police points out, Google...

 
 
 
EFF provides tool to allow you to instantly lobby Congress to protect net neutrality

EFF PROVIDES TOOL TO ALLOW YOU TO INSTANTLY LOBBY CONGRESS TO PROTECT NET NEUTRALITY

Although the Trump administration is pressing ahead with plans to remove net neutrality, there's still time for you to play your part...

Best Google Black Friday Deals: Google Home from $29, Nest E Thermostat $149, Chromecast $20, more

BEST GOOGLE BLACK FRIDAY DEALS: GOOGLE HOME FROM $29, NEST E THERMOSTAT $149, CHROMECAST $20, MORE

It's nearly Black Friday time and the deals are already starting to roll in over at 9to5Toys. The team has been working around the...

 
 
 
Nvidia Shield TV update promises to improve remote responsiveness, $30 off for Black Friday

NVIDIA SHIELD TV UPDATE PROMISES TO IMPROVE REMOTE RESPONSIVENESS, $30 OFF FOR BLACK FRIDAY

There's not a ton of Android TV hardware out there, and most of the options on the market are usually pretty outdated. That is, except...

Samsung Galaxy S9 w/ dual-camera only on ‘Plus' model rumored for tease at CES

SAMSUNG GALAXY S9 W/ DUAL-CAMERA ONLY ON ‘PLUS' MODEL RUMORED FOR TEASE AT CES

In recent months, we've heard several rumors about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S9, including specs and a possible dual-camera setup....

 
 
 
9to5Toys Lunch Break: Huawei Watch 2 $179, Nest Black Friday deals, Roku 4K Streaming Stick $48, more

9TO5TOYS LUNCH BREAK: HUAWEI WATCH 2 $179, NEST BLACK FRIDAY DEALS, ROKU 4K STREAMING STICK $48, MORE

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Pixel Launcher on 2016 phones updated with even more features from the Pixel 2

PIXEL LAUNCHER ON 2016 PHONES UPDATED WITH EVEN MORE FEATURES FROM THE PIXEL 2

Last month, the Android 8.1 Developer Preview officially brought over many of the Pixel 2's new features and UI changes - including...

 
 
 
Android Wear v2.6 adds a Recent App button alongside network status indicators and more

ANDROID WEAR V2.6 ADDS A RECENT APP BUTTON ALONGSIDE NETWORK STATUS INDICATORS AND MORE

Android Wear 2.0 has a lot of great ideas in it, but it's still a mess if you ask me. That hasn't stopped Google from continually trying...

The OnePlus 5T is the company's fastest-selling smartphone ever

THE ONEPLUS 5T IS THE COMPANY'S FASTEST-SELLING SMARTPHONE EVER

The OnePlus 5 was a solid phone with a few quirks, but the OnePlus 5T improves on it in a lot of ways, and the company's work in fixing...

 
 
 
OnePlus confirms its current devices won't support Project Treble, because of course they won't

ONEPLUS CONFIRMS ITS CURRENT DEVICES WON'T SUPPORT PROJECT TREBLE, BECAUSE OF COURSE THEY WON'T

Project Treble is making its debut in Android Oreo, and it's set to potentially be a game changer in how updates are handled. However,...

Google has fixed Pixel 2 units with locked bootloaders, here's how to get the option back

GOOGLE HAS FIXED PIXEL 2 UNITS WITH LOCKED BOOTLOADERS, HERE'S HOW TO GET THE OPTION BACK

One of a few issues people have noticed with the smaller Google Pixel 2 is some units' missing option to unlock the bootloader. While...

 
 
 
Samsung creating AI research center, developing both mobile & consumer electronics products

SAMSUNG CREATING AI RESEARCH CENTER, DEVELOPING BOTH MOBILE & CONSUMER ELECTRONICS PRODUCTS

Samsung has announced that it is creating a new artificial intelligence research center, which will help develop both mobile and other...

Google Play Black Friday deals: 80% off games, 50% off movie purchase, $1 rentals, & more

GOOGLE PLAY BLACK FRIDAY DEALS: 80% OFF GAMES, 50% OFF MOVIE PURCHASE, $1 RENTALS, & MORE

In time for Black Friday, Google Play is hosting a number of offers on apps, movies, TV shows, and books. Many of the deals start today...

 
 
 
Review: Incipio's ‘Made for Google' cases are a perfect match for the Pixel 2 & Pixel 2 XL

REVIEW: INCIPIO'S ‘MADE FOR GOOGLE' CASES ARE A PERFECT MATCH FOR THE PIXEL 2 & PIXEL 2 XL

There are a lot of cases on the market right now for the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL , with some of the best being a part of the Made for...

Google Lens rollout in Assistant announced, coming soon to Pixel in six countries

GOOGLE LENS ROLLOUT IN ASSISTANT ANNOUNCED, COMING SOON TO PIXEL IN SIX COUNTRIES

Over the weekend, several Pixel and Pixel 2 owners noticed that Google Lens was beginning to rollout on their devices. Today, Google...

 
 
 
Graphice is Francisco Franco's latest app that pulls the color palettes from your photos

GRAPHICE IS FRANCISCO FRANCO'S LATEST APP THAT PULLS THE COLOR PALETTES FROM YOUR PHOTOS

Sometimes, depending on your job or a particular project, you just need an application that has a very niche feature. Graphice is one...

Google Brain & Stanford study using voice recognition to transcribe doctor, patient visits

GOOGLE BRAIN & STANFORD STUDY USING VOICE RECOGNITION TO TRANSCRIBE DOCTOR, PATIENT VISITS

Alphabet, through Verily Life Sciences , is invested in applying technology and data science to health care. Google's in-house Brain...

 
 
 



The best Xbox One deals and Xbox One X bundle deals on Black Friday 2017

The best Xbox One deals and Xbox One X bundle deals on Black Friday 2017

Looking for the best Black Friday Xbox One deals? You're in the right place. Unlike many other sites, we spend the whole year looking for great Xbox One bundles, so we know a... Read more ...

This PS4 Slim deal is the cheapest we've seen yet before Black Friday

This PS4 Slim deal is the cheapest we've seen yet before Black Friday

If you've yet to hop on Sony's PlayStation train, you can now score the black PS4 Slim for the lowest price we've ever seen - before Black Friday , no less. You see, two online... Read more ...

The best cheap mobile phone deals on Black Friday 2017: our list includes...

The best cheap mobile phone deals on Black Friday 2017: our list includes iPhone, Samsung, SIM only and more

After the monumental prices that were announced when the iPhone X hit the shelves earlier this month, Black Friday bargains are a sweet relief. And there are some absolute... Read more ...

Software update is on the way to improve the dual rear cameras on the OnePlus 5T

Software update is on the way to improve the dual rear cameras on the OnePlus 5T

The OnePlus 5T has just been released, and already a major software update for the rear camera is in the works. The early word is that the camera is not providing the kind of... Read more ...

The Ultimate Gift Guide for PC games

The Ultimate Gift Guide for PC games

The holiday shopping season is upon us, and I know that because I have eight games in my shopping cart on Steam. As we move into the big holiday shopping weekend here in the... Read more ...

Tesla Built The World's Biggest Battery In Under 100 Days

Tesla Built The World's Biggest Battery In Under 100 Days

Tesla had promised to help South Australia with its energy problems and it has followed through on that promise by building the world's largest battery in under 100 days. The... Read more ...

9to5Toys Lunch Break: Amazon Echo deals from $30, SanDisk Memory Sale, DJI...

9to5Toys Lunch Break: Amazon Echo deals from $30, SanDisk Memory Sale, DJI Spark Drone $341, more

Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter , RSS Feed , Facebook , Google+ and Safari... Read more ...

The Ultimate Black Friday build-a-PC gift guide

The Ultimate Black Friday build-a-PC gift guide

Hopefully, if you're reading this, you are full of Thanksgiving food and glad that you're not a Detroit Lions fans. If your mind is now drifting to thoughts of spending money... Read more ...

Oppo R13 leak: check out this all-black iPhone X. errrr Android phone!

Oppo R13 leak: check out this all-black iPhone X. errrr Android phone!

If you've been a member of the smartphone fandom for a while now, you've probably heard of Oppo. The company doesn't have much of a presence on western markets, but it's huge... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy S8 Gets November Security Patch

Samsung Galaxy S8 Gets November Security Patch

Earlier we heard about the new Android Oreo beta 3 for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and now Samsung has released a new software update for the handset. The software update for the... Read more ...