Android Phones

Samsung's Galaxy Note 9 Is Very Expensive

We know almost everything about the Galaxy Note 9. While it has problems, the good news is all Samsung’s best changes are about making things bigger. That is, until now…<p>Polish tech site SpiderWeb has discovered the cost of the Galaxy Note 9 and it confirms bigger is not always better because …

Phones

A $225 GPS spoofer can send autonomous vehicles into oncoming traffic *

* Some restrictions apply.<p>Billions of people—and a growing number of autonomous vehicles—rely on mobile navigation services from Google, Uber, and …

Autonomous Vehicle

How to Connect Your Laptop to Your TV

Sometimes your laptop screen just isn't big enough. Here are the best ways to put movies, music, and games from your PC on your TV.<p>PCMag reviews …

How-To's

Google Said to Be Fined Record $5 Billion by EU Over Android

Google will be fined around 4.3 billion euros ($5 billion) by the European Union over Android apps on Wednesday, setting a new record for antitrust …

Digital Advertising

Google Assistant will now give you a snapshot of your day

Google Assistant will now pull together curated personal information, like flight times, restaurant reservations, scheduled meetings, expected package deliveries, reminders and more, and lay them out in a single overview you can scroll through.<p>Announced on Monday, the new feature will be available …

Phones

Best 13 Prime Day deals still available

We’re over 24-hours into Amazon Prime Day, and the deals have been coming fast and furious. If you’ve been following our Prime Day Hub you know there’s been a number of offers. But at this point in the event, it’s difficult to sort through and find the best deals. That’s why we’re bringing you our …

Coffeemakers

Phones with facial recognition (roundup)

In addition to using your fingerprint, unlocking your phone with your face isn't exactly new. As far back as 2011, Google included face unlock in its Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS and Samsung Galaxy Nexus phone. The feature, however, was easy to bypass, and since that time phone companies have …

Mobile Technology

Android Antitrust Decision Shakes Mobile Industry, Google Business Model

When the first Android phone went on sale a decade ago, Google made a bet: Its free operating system would hook smartphone makers, allowing it to disseminate apps and bolster its online ad business in the emerging era of smartphones.<p>Now that business model may need an upgrade.<p>On Wednesday, the …

Mobile

Latest Galaxy Note9 leaks reveal all angles of the phone, including rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and new camera setup

We've been hearing some interesting things about the Galaxy Note9 lately, including a potential in-display fingerprint sensor, a Bluetooth-equipped S …

Phones

Google Fined $5 Billion by European Commission

Google has been fined $5 Billion for restrictive practices around it Android phone operating system. The fines were announced by the EU Competition …

Google Search

The best Prime Day deals of 2018: The Cheapskate's picks

<b>Amazon Prime Day 2018</b> has ended. Whew! Given the difficulties Amazon had out of the gate, I wouldn't be surprised if next year, the company spread things out into Prime Week, with different days devoted to different product categories. ("TV Day!" "Smart-home Day!" And so on.)<p>There were some pretty …

Health Care Technology

Google Will Be Fined £3.8 Billion By EU Over Its Android Operating System

Google's search engine has always been a part of Android, and that's the problem.<p>Google will reportedly face a whopping £3.8bn (€4.3bn) fine by the …

Android News

Cumming Murder Suspect Extradited From Mexico

A man was returned to Cumming from Hidalgo, Mexico, Tuesday, to stand trial for charges against him stemming from a 2010 murder case.<p>CUMMING, GA – …

Crime

Google hit with reported record $5 billion EU fine over Android antitrust practices

The European Commission issued Google with a record fine of 4.3 billion euros ($5 billion) on Tuesday due to antitrust violations over its Android mobile operating system, according to the Financial Times.<p>The EU is concerned that Google's agreements with phone makers such as Huawei, Samsung and LG …

Phones

Chromebooks to support continued reading from Chrome tabs opened on Android

Back in the early days of Google Chrome for Android, you used to need the Chrome to Mobile extension and the Chrome to Phone app to sync your PC and …

Android News

Samsung Galaxy Watch Launching August 9th With The Galaxy Note 9

The Samsung Galaxy Watch is expected to launch next month along with the new Samsung Galaxy Note 9 smartwatch.<p>The device was previously knows as the …

Smartwatches

❤️ it or 😩 it, World Emoji Day is here

Today is the fifth World Emoji Day – a day to celebrate the tiny images on our phones that have transformed the way people chat online. Here are some things you need to know about those funny little pictures 👇:<p><b>Why today?</b><p>The date was fixed on 17 July because if you peek at the emojis on your Apple …

Language

Galaxy Note 9 gets leaked in a full press render, fingerprint scanner still on board

Evan Blass has managed to sneak everyone a look at Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Note 9 with a full press render, confirming a few details and design …

Phones

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 leaks continue as more images surface

Yesterday the Samsung CEO was spotted using a Galaxy Note 9. It was neat seeing the device in the wild ahead of its official launch, but we didn’t …

Phones

The 5 Most Must-Have Tech Deals to Score on Amazon Prime Day 2018

Smartphones, game consoles, and more.<p>Amazon’s yearly day of savings got off to a bit of a rocky start, with site errors continuing several hours into …

Innovation

19-Yr-Old Mumbai Teen Gets Hand Stuck in Toilet For Five Hours While Trying to Retrieve His Android Phone

It is probably not a good idea to keep your phone with you all the time.<p>While smartphones have reduced the world to a screen for us and hence, offer …

India News

Roxane Gay and Aja Monet Tell Their Truth: The NYPL Podcast Ep. 224

Listen on Apple Podcasts | Listen on Google Play Roxane Gay and Aja Monet <b>Roxane Gay</b>'s latest book, <i>Not That Bad: Dispatches from Rape Culture,</i> is a …

New York Public Library

Sony Xperia XZ2's full theme engine ported to older Xperia devices

Sony Xperia XZ2’s full theme engine ported to older Xperia devices<p>The Sony Xperia XZ2‘s theme engine was one of the best available on Android phones. …

Android News

Redesign Contract Approved For Infinite Energy Center

A $2.59 million contract to design Infinite Energy Center improvements was approved, to make it a "come early and stay late" …

Android Phones

Apple’s Memoji Executive Team headshots get an emoji twist

It’s World Emoji Day, and Apple is marking the occasion by swapping its executive team for a Memoji line-up. Gone are the usual faces for Tim Cook, …

Tim Cook

Jays a-Six Wireless review: Clear and well-balanced sound on the go- Tech Reviews, Firstpost

Last time we had reviewed <b>Jays a-Jays Four Plus wired earphones</b>, we came out quite impressed, heartily giving it our recommendation. When we got the …

Consumer Tech

Moto G6 Play review: The budget battery king strikes again

There's no name more recognizable in the budget smartphone category than "Moto G." Since its launch, the Moto G series has consistently been …

Mobile Technology

Tech Tip: What to Do If You Lose Your iPhone

If you want to figure out how to find your lost Android phone, click here. This tip deals with how to trace a missing iPhone.<p>Just like Google, Apple …

Apple Pay

How the EU fining Google could change your Android phone for good

The EU is set to fine Google billions of pounds for abusing the dominance of its Android mobile operating system.<p>As early as Wednesday, the European Commission is set to slap the internet giant with a penalty that surpasses the €2.4bn (£2.1bn) the company was ordered to pay a year ago in a separate …

Android News

Sony will probably announce the Xperia XZ3 on August 30 during IFA 2018

As we wrap up our Xperia XZ2 review, Sony has announced that it will be holding a press conference during IFA 2018 in Berlin which will also double …

Phones