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Gadgets, Products

Pixel Watch 2 just stole a great safety feature from the Apple Watch

June 12, 2024

Via: BGR

The Pixel Watch 2 has been ripping off Apple Watch features ever since it launched, and today is no different. However, let me be clear — that’s a good thing, especially when the features that it is copying have to […]


Android Phone, Products

Here’s why you should (and shouldn’t) buy the Google Pixel 7a right now

April 10, 2024

Via: Pocket Now

It’s been nearly a year since the Google Pixel 7a was released, and it continues to be one of the best budget Android smartphones available today. With a compact 6.1-inch 90Hz OLED display, Android 14 OS, Tensor G2, and a […]


Android Phone, Products

The top Google Pixel tips of 2023

December 22, 2023

Via: Computerworld

More and more, there are Android tips — and then there are Pixel tips. Owning a Google Pixel phone has become a ticket of sorts to a uniquely top-tier type of Android experience. With Google’s pure vision for the way […]


Android, Operating System

Got a Google Pixel? Check out these awesome Android 14 gems

November 21, 2023

Via: Computerworld

If you’ve got one of Google’s Pixel phones, good news: You’ve almost certainly got Google’s snazzy-sounding update to Android 14 on your device and waiting — whether you’ve noticed much about it yet or not. Speaking of which, the slightly […]


Android Phone, Products

The one thing that might keep Google’s Pixel 8 phones from selling

October 18, 2023

Via: Computerworld

If you’ll pardon the nod to a certain posterior-possessed 90s-era rap icon, after spending the past couple weeks with Google’s latest Pixel phones and pondering the devices’ bigger-picture significance, I’m left with one particularly cheeky thought charging through my head: […]


Android Phone, Products

Don’t upgrade your Pixel 6 to Android 14 if you use multiple profiles

October 17, 2023

Via: BGR

Any new version of an operating system is bound to have some bugs or quirks. Unfortunately, users updating to Android 14 on Pixel 6 have been running headfirst into a very annoying bug that often requires them to reset their […]


Android Phone, Products

10 out-of-sight Google Pixel shortcuts worth surfacing

September 27, 2023

Via: Computerworld

The funny thing about owning a Google Pixel phone is that you never know what interesting new treasures might be making their way into your world at any given moment. Most mere mortals never notice, but Google’s constantly sending out […]


Android Phone, Products

Google’s increasingly prickly Android perception problem

September 13, 2023

Via: Computerworld

Ask most Android enthusiasts for their thoughts on the eternal “iPhone vs. Android” debate, and you’re bound to hear some comically common conclusions: Android is more advanced and ambitious, both in its software and especially in its hardware (hello, folding […]


Android Phone, Products

This Pixel 7 and Pixel 6 fingerprint fix seems weird, but people say it works

May 24, 2023

Via: BGR

If you’re one of the unlucky Pixel phone owners who has run into fingerprint sensor issues when unlocking your phone, you should know there’s a way to fix it. If this fingerprint-scanning technique works, you won’t have to send your […]


Products, Tablets

Google Pixel Tablet leaked on Amazon, and it might be just what Android users need

May 8, 2023

Via: BGR

You have plenty of options right now if you’re an Android user looking for a decent Android tablet. Whether it’s a basic Amazon Kindle Fire, an affordable OnePlus Pad high-end tablet, or a Galaxy Tab S flagship from Samsung. But […]


App Review, Applications

10 powerful tricks for your Google Pixel Calculator app

April 21, 2023

Via: ComputerWorld

As any self-respecting geek knows, calculators have long sported all sorts of spiffy hidden tricks. From the .7734 “HELLO” hack that delighted us all in grade school to the more advanced graphic calculator goodness of our teenage years, these fancy-schmancy […]


Android Phone, Products

Samsung Galaxy phones depreciate much faster than iPhone models after launch

April 6, 2023

Via: BGR

Over the last year, BGR has highlighted differences between the Samsung Galaxy S23, Apple iPhone 14, and Google Pixel 7. In the latest analysis by SellCell, the company looked at depreciation data between these smartphone lineups since their launches. While […]


Android, Operating System

Android 13 QPR2 Beta 3 shows that Pixel custom lock screen shortcuts are closer to reality

February 3, 2023

Via: PhoneArena

Yesterday, Google released Android 13 QPR2 Beta 3, which not only addressed some bug fixes and stability improvements, but also added to hidden features that are expected to make it as part of the March Feature Drop. One of these […]


Android Phone, Products

The top Google Pixel tips of 2022

December 20, 2022

Via: ComputerWorld

More and more, there are Android tips — and then there are Pixel tips. Owning a Google Pixel phone has become a ticket of sorts to a uniquely top-tier type of Android experience. With Google’s pure vision for the way […]


Android Phone, Products

New Google Pixel Fold renders reveal dimensions and some specifications

December 8, 2022

Via: Pocket Now

The Google Pixel Fold foldable flagship has been in the rumor mill for over a year, and it seems like we’re inching closer to the day when it’ll finally be unwrapped and shown off to the public. That day isn’t […]


Android Phone, Products

Hey, Google: It’s time to step up your Pixel upgrade promise

December 2, 2022

Via: ComputerWorld

Look, it’s no big secret that I’m a fan of Google’s Pixel program. I’ve personally owned Pixel phones since the first-gen model graced our gunk-filled pockets way back in 2016. And Pixels have been the only Android devices I’ve wholeheartedly […]


App Review, Applications

You can now share your car key in Apple Wallet with Android users, starting with Google Pixel

December 1, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

If you happen to be an owner of one of the very few cars on the market with Car Key support, you are now able to share that car key credential with non-iPhone users for the first time. Apple is […]


App Review, Applications

Samsung’s Galaxy Phones Will Soon Let You Answer Calls Without Having to Speak

October 17, 2022

Via: CNET

Samsung is taking a page from the Google Pixel playbook with its upcoming One UI 5 software update, which will be adding a new way to take calls on Galaxy phones without needing your voice. The Bixby Text Call feature […]


Android Phone, Products

Google Pixel Fold leak reveals new details about the display

October 14, 2022

Via: BGR

Sooner or later, every major smartphone vendor will try its luck with a foldable phone. While Samsung currently has a stranglehold on the market, Apple and Google may debut foldables of their own in the coming years. Rumors of a […]


Gadgets, Products

How to preorder the Google Pixel Watch

October 6, 2022

Via: The Verge

The Pixel Watch was announced in May during Google’s I/O presentation. It was introduced alongside the Pixel 6A and Pixel Buds Pro, though, unlike those devices, it was left up in the air as “coming this fall.” Now, after an […]