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Samsung August 2021 security update is now rolling out for these Galaxy devices

SAMSUNG AUGUST 2021 SECURITY UPDATE IS NOW ROLLING OUT FOR THESE GALAXY DEVICES

Android updates are still not perfect, but we're seeing things improve year over year. Samsung has accumulated a stellar update track...

Best Android app deals of the day: The Almost Gone, Golf Peaks, inbento, more

BEST ANDROID APP DEALS OF THE DAY: THE ALMOST GONE, GOLF PEAKS, INBENTO, MORE

We are now ready to cap off the work week with today's best deals on Android games and apps. Alongside these Android-friendly iOttie...

 
 
 
Stadia Changelog: Get Packed gets Fully Loaded, free weekend games, more

STADIA CHANGELOG: GET PACKED GETS FULLY LOADED, FREE WEEKEND GAMES, MORE

While Stadia only saw one new game release this week, it saw quite a few notable updates, including Get Packed Fully Loaded, which...

Bandwidth: Saints Row arrives on Amazon Luna, Facebook brings cloud games to iOS

BANDWIDTH: SAINTS ROW ARRIVES ON AMAZON LUNA, FACEBOOK BRINGS CLOUD GAMES TO IOS

Outside of Google Stadia, this week saw some big news in the cloud gaming space. That includes the arrival of Saints Row on Amazon...

 
 
 
Google Fi investigating issue that prevents some subscribers from calling poison control

GOOGLE FI INVESTIGATING ISSUE THAT PREVENTS SOME SUBSCRIBERS FROM CALLING POISON CONTROL

An ongoing issue with Google Fi sees some subscribers unable to call poison control in certain scenarios. The company is aware of the...

Stadia Premiere now $80 as Google makes permanent Controller + Chromecast w/ GTV ‘package'

STADIA PREMIERE NOW $80 AS GOOGLE MAKES PERMANENT CONTROLLER + CHROMECAST W/ GTV ‘PACKAGE'

With the launch of Stadia for Android TV last month, Google started offering a discount for those that purchased the Chromecast with...

 
 
 
Google sends out new round of invites to join ‘Pixel Superfans' community

GOOGLE SENDS OUT NEW ROUND OF INVITES TO JOIN ‘PIXEL SUPERFANS' COMMUNITY

Google has operated a “community” of the Pixel's “biggest fans” since at least 2019 - if not earlier. Earlier this week, Made by Google...

These apps support Android 12's ‘Material You' wallpaper-based color themes

THESE APPS SUPPORT ANDROID 12'S ‘MATERIAL YOU' WALLPAPER-BASED COLOR THEMES

Coming with Android 12 on Pixel devices, “Material You” is the next evolution of Google's design language, and it brings with it the...

 
 
 
YouTube Music's Now Playing redesign rolling out for more iPhone users

YOUTUBE MUSIC'S NOW PLAYING REDESIGN ROLLING OUT FOR MORE IPHONE USERS

Back in June , YouTube Music for Android got a redesigned Now Playing UI that did a great deal to help modernize the streaming service,...

Analysis: Android 12 hints at what Google is working on beyond the Pixel 6

ANALYSIS: ANDROID 12 HINTS AT WHAT GOOGLE IS WORKING ON BEYOND THE PIXEL 6

While most Pixel fans are eagerly anticipating the upcoming Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 XL - which are set to overhaul the Made by Google phone...

 
 
 
Google continues work on officially bringing Fast Pair from Android to Chromebooks

GOOGLE CONTINUES WORK ON OFFICIALLY BRINGING FAST PAIR FROM ANDROID TO CHROMEBOOKS

Fast Pair allows Android users to easily connect Bluetooth headphones and accessories to all of their devices, but efforts to bring...

Report: Chromebook growth hits the brakes in Q2 2021, still outperforms the industry

REPORT: CHROMEBOOK GROWTH HITS THE BRAKES IN Q2 2021, STILL OUTPERFORMS THE INDUSTRY

The rush to working and educating from home due to the outbreak of COVID-19 last year essentially exploded the Chromebook market, pushing...

 
 
 
Google Meet is now a simple PWA on Mac, Windows, and Chrome OS

GOOGLE MEET IS NOW A SIMPLE PWA ON MAC, WINDOWS, AND CHROME OS

Like Chat , Google Meet now has a Progressive Web App that allows for quick dock, taskbar, or launcher access. more...

Google offering joint Stadia Controller, Chromecast with Google TV discount

GOOGLE OFFERING JOINT STADIA CONTROLLER, CHROMECAST WITH GOOGLE TV DISCOUNT

The Stadia for Android and Google TV app officially launches today - though we've been using it for a few days through a simple workaround....

 
 
 
Deals: Sony XM4 ANC refurb Headphones $180, Microsoft Surface Duo $389, more

DEALS: SONY XM4 ANC REFURB HEADPHONES $180, MICROSOFT SURFACE DUO $389, MORE

Today's best deals are headlined by Sony's popular XM4 ANC headphones dropping to $180. That's alongside the Microsoft Surface Duo...

Gmail for Android rolls out tweaked colors for automatic labels, including updates, promotions

GMAIL FOR ANDROID ROLLS OUT TWEAKED COLORS FOR AUTOMATIC LABELS, INCLUDING UPDATES, PROMOTIONS

Google has very quietly rolled out a minor update to its Gmail app on Android that tweaks some of the colors within. more...

 
 
 
MY apps Vol. 1: The first Material You themed Android apps

MY APPS VOL. 1: THE FIRST MATERIAL YOU THEMED ANDROID APPS

Android 12 is bringing a huge overhaul to the main UI, and thanks to the Material You element, it'll start theming your favorite Android...

Google disabling Gmail, YouTube, and other Account sign-ins on very old Android devices

GOOGLE DISABLING GMAIL, YOUTUBE, AND OTHER ACCOUNT SIGN-INS ON VERY OLD ANDROID DEVICES

Given the service-reliant nature, Google support for Android encompasses multiple layers. One such way is controlling Account access,...

 
 
 
How to make Chromecast with Google TV feel a bit faster

HOW TO MAKE CHROMECAST WITH GOOGLE TV FEEL A BIT FASTER

The Chromecast with Google TV is a great, affordable streamer with some awesome software, but its low-cost nature lends itself well...

New Google Pixel wallpapers mark International Friendship Day

NEW GOOGLE PIXEL WALLPAPERS MARK INTERNATIONAL FRIENDSHIP DAY

Since February, Google has been introducing new “Curated Culture” backgrounds every month. For July, the company is marking International...

 
 
 



Google Groups gets a new logo following last year's Material Theme redesign

Google Groups gets a new logo following last year's Material Theme redesign

Last year , Google gave its Groups discussion and mailing list service a complete revamp. Google Groups has now quietly gained a new, more modern logo. more... Read more ...

Steam Deck stole Nintendo's thunder, but Pokémon Unite stole it back

Steam Deck stole Nintendo's thunder, but Pokémon Unite stole it back

Can the Steam Deck take the Switch's handheld crown? Nintendo has been in the spotlight quite a bit over the last couple of weeks thanks to two big game releases and the new... Read more ...

Poll: What are your thoughts on Apple's MagSafe Battery Pack?

Poll: What are your thoughts on Apple's MagSafe Battery Pack?

I remain unconvinced. Apple's MagSafe Battery Pack for iPhone 12 is here, and whilst early impressions of the accessory seem to be good, I for one remain unconvinced of the... Read more ...

How to watch Surfing at Olympics 2020: key dates, schedule, free live stream...

How to watch Surfing at Olympics 2020: key dates, schedule, free live stream and more

Surf's up in Tokyo for an Olympic first - here's how to watch an Olympics surfing live stream and catch all the action online in 2021. Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3: Specs, leaks, price and release date

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3: Specs, leaks, price and release date

When Samsung went from the Galaxy Fold to the Galaxy Z Fold 2 , this marked one of the most drastic design changes between devices in the same line that we've ever seen. From... Read more ...

Lions vs South Africa live stream: how to watch first Test match from anywhere

Lions vs South Africa live stream: how to watch first Test match from anywhere

Lions kick off triple header against World Cup champs in Cape Town. Here's how to get Lions vs South Africa live stream and watch the first rugby Test online today. Read more ...

Nintendo's dug itself a massive hole with Switch, but the Steam Deck can fill it

Nintendo's dug itself a massive hole with Switch, but the Steam Deck can fill it

Valve's Steam Deck will provide some much needed competition for the Nintendo Switch, and it's about time. Read more ...

IPad mini 6 (2021): Rumors, release date, price, features, and more

IPad mini 6 (2021): Rumors, release date, price, features, and more

According to a multitude of reports, Apple is finally planning to replace the aging iPad mini 5 with a new model later this year. Admittedly the old iPad mini isn't that old... Read more ...

Patent Images Show A Galaxy Z Flip With A Rotating Camera

Patent Images Show A Galaxy Z Flip With A Rotating Camera

With just under three weeks until the next Unpacked event, all eyes are on Samsung. While the company is getting ready for that, it's still making time to work on future... Read more ...

Sketchy rumor suggests iPhone 13 may support fast charging up to 25W

Sketchy rumor suggests iPhone 13 may support fast charging up to 25W

Even though Apple removed the power adapter from the iPhone box last year, many users still prefer to charge their devices using a USB adapter in order to get fast charging... Read more ...