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iOS, Operating System

Samsung SmartThings app now supports Matter on iOS

January 30, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

Following the launch of Matter last year, Samsung SmartThings is now expanding support for the smart home standard over to its iOS app. Available today, the Samsung SmartThings app for iOS has been updated to support Matter. This addition was […]


App Review, Applications

9 handy hidden features in Google Docs on Android

January 27, 2023

Via: ComputerWorld

Few apps are as essential to mobile productivity as the humble word processor. I think I’ve probably spent a solid seven years of my life staring at Google Docs on one device or another at this point, and those minutes […]


Android, Operating System

How to FaceTime on Android

January 26, 2023

Via: ZDnet

For far too long, Android users have been excluded from Apple’s flourishing apps and services, including iMessage and FaceTime. While texts from Android devices to iPhones will continue to remain green for the foreseeable future, Apple has been a little […]


Android Phone, Products

Nothing Phone 1 comes to US via $299 beta program

January 10, 2023

Via: The Verge

Nothing is finally giving people in the US a way to purchase its debut smartphone… sort of. After its CEO teased a “US launch” last month, the company has officially announced a new US-focused beta program. Customers can pay Nothing […]


Android, Operating System

7 advanced Android adjustments for your new year

January 6, 2023

Via: ComputerWorld

Ah, January. It’s the perfect time to step back, take stock of your digital life, and set yourself up for a year packed with pleasure-producing productivity. Oh, and you also might make a few overly ambitious resolutions we all know […]


App Review, Applications

Twitch is recovering from an outage that took down everyone’s stream pages

January 3, 2023

Via: The Verge

Twitch is recovering from its first major outage of 2023. During the incident, the streaming site showed blank pages for accounts or “an error has occurred,” which made it appear to some like a streamer deleted their account. The Twitch […]


App Review, Applications

iPhone 5 and iPhone 5c users will no longer be able to use WhatsApp on their phones

December 28, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

The popular messaging app WhatsApp is available for a variety of iPhone models and Android smartphones. However, from time to time, the Meta-owned platform drops support for older phones. In a few days, WhatsApp will stop working on dozens of […]


App Review, Applications

Google Calendar bug creates bogus events based on random Gmail content

December 23, 2022

Via: PhoneArena

Imagine finding an upcoming event in the Google Calendar app that you don’t have any recollection of. That appears to be happening to users over the last day or so. The app is using random Gmail messages that have no […]


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 […]


Gadgets, Products

Successes of 2022: Android smartwatches are finally becoming interesting

December 19, 2022

Via: The Verge

I used to sigh when reviewing Android smartwatches. I desperately wanted Android users to have a smartwatch that could go toe-to-toe with the Apple Watch, but it wasn’t happening. There was always something. Dismal battery life, a laggy OS, outdated […]


Android, Operating System

10 Android tips you shouldn’t miss from 2022

December 16, 2022

Via: ComputerWorld

Ah, the holidays. No matter what manner of winter celebration you prefer (I’m a Festivus man myself), late December is a fine time for kickin’ back and collecting your thoughts for the coming year. That means it’s also a fine […]


App Review, Applications

YouTube testing video queue on Android and iOS; here’s how to enable

December 14, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

“Add to queue” is already available on the YouTube website, and it’s now in testing for the Android and iOS apps. At the moment, “Save to Watch later” or “Save to playlist” is how you can get back to something […]


Android Phone, Products

IQOO 11: Price, specs, features, & everything you need to know

December 8, 2022

Via: Pocket Now

Following weeks of leaks and teasers, IQOO officially introduced the IQOO 11 smartphone today. Powered by the all-new Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset, the IQOO 11 goes against the likes of Samsung Galaxy S22, iPhone 14 Pro, Google Pixel 7, […]


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 […]


App Review, Applications

How to customize the Firefox homepage on Android

December 6, 2022

Via: ZDnet

For anyone on Android, it’s time you switch to a better, more secure web browser. One option is the open-source Firefox browser, which offers customizations that you’ll find in the default Chrome browser. One such customization makes it possible for […]


Android Phone, Products

Pixel 7 Series: Google Drops Clear Calling & One VPN in New Update

December 5, 2022

Via: Tech Times

As Google promised to bring new features for Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro during its launch, the moment finally arrived, as they dropped several enhancements for the phone calls and virtual private networks. New Features for Pixel 7 & […]


Android, Operating System

How to transfer data from Android to an iPhone

December 2, 2022

Via: ZDnet

Every year when a new iPhone hits the market or the holiday shopping season comes around, countless Android users make the switch to iOS. It’s not the most surprising thing; Apple continues to put out quality smartphones that dominate the […]


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 […]


Android Phone, Products

Leaks reveal possible Galaxy S23 Ultra color options and an example of what one might look like

November 29, 2022

Via: PhoneArena

The other day, we passed along a vague rumor out of South Korea stating that the Samsung Galaxy S23 series would be unveiled during the company’s next Unpacked event in early February. Today, we have some information from tipster rquandt […]