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Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 Is Finally Getting Android 8.0 Oreo In The US

Samsung finally released Android 8.0 Oreo for the Galaxy Tab S3 in the United States, with the update rolling out now. It's a large package, but it also brings more goodies.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 31, 2018

LOOK: You Can Fool OnePlus 6 Face Unlock With A Paper Cutout Of Your Face

OnePlus 6 owners were alarmed to know that the smartphone has a security flaw with its face unlock feature. It looks like the system can be fooled by a photo of the user's face, which can unlock the device.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 31, 2018

T-Mobile Offers BOGO Deals On Top Smartphones: iPhone X, iPhone 8, Galaxy S9/S9+, LG G7 ThinQ, LG V30, And More

T-Mobile revealed its latest BOGO deal, which starts this Friday. Unlike its previous promotions, the new one offers the upcoming LG G7 ThinQ at a discount.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 31, 2018

Google Adds 3 Phones To The Project Fi Lineup: LG G7 ThinQ, LG V35 ThinQ, And Moto G6

Google has announced that it's expanding its Project Fi phones with the LG G7 ThinQ, LG V35 ThinQ, and Moto G6. Thanks to this, there's now a cheap phone to go with the affordable cellular service.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 30, 2018

Samsung Galaxy A3 Android Oreo Update Brings Nasty Bootloops And Reboots

The Samsung Galaxy A3 recently received an update to Android 8.0 Oreo, which brought random reboots and bootloop issues. If you haven't installed the update yet, hold off for now.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 31, 2018

Motorola One Power Could Be The Smartphone Maker's Next Android One Phone, According To Leak

An image of the Motorola One Power had leaked to the internet, giving the first glimpse and first mention of the new Android One-based smartphone. Is this a new lineup?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 31, 2018

Three New Nokia Android Smartphones Debut: What Do They Bring?

HMD Global has launched a trio of Nokia-branded Android handsets, introducing the new Nokia 2.1, Nokia 3.1, and Nokia 5.1. Here's what you need to know about specs, features, pricing, and availability.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 30, 2018

Top Business Smartphones To Buy In 2018: Samsung, Apple, BlackBerry, Or OnePlus?

High-end smartphones now come with powerful specs, advanced features, and extra security, but do they have what it takes for the fast-paced business environment? Here's a list of the top business smartphones currently available on the market.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 29, 2018

HTC U12+ Doesn't Come With USB-C To 3.5mm Headphone Adapter

HTC confirmed on Twitter that the U12+ will not come with a USB-C to 3.5mm headphone adapter in the United States. However, it will include a pair of wired USB-C USonic headphones.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 29, 2018

Motorola Nexus 6 Gets New Android 7.1.1 Update

Google rolled out a new OTA update for Motorola Nexus 6, which updates it to Android 7.1.1. The company initially started rolling out the Android Nougat update early last year but pulled it soon after people had started facing issues.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 30, 2018

The Always-On Display Feature Of OnePlus 6 Was Turned Off Because Of Battery Concerns

Even though it has an OLED display, the OnePlus 6 doesn’t have an always-on display mode. Turns out OnePlus deliberately turned it off because it’s worried about battery life.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 29, 2018

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Tipped To Boast 8 GB RAM, 512 GB Storage

A new Samsung Galaxy Note 9 leak hints at a beastly handset, with 8 GB of RAM and 512 GB of storage in its top configuration. Here's what else we expect from the upcoming flagship.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 29, 2018

OnePlus 6 Is Water-Resistant After All, But Don't Push It

The OnePlus 6 launched earlier this month with top specs, but no IP rating for dust and water resistance. Nevertheless, iFixit's OnePlus 6 teardown reveals that it's tougher than it seems.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 29, 2018

New Leak ‘Reveals’ Moto Z3 Play And Moto Mod That Gives The Phone 5G Capabilities

Like anything these days, the Moto Z3 Play is practically revealed thanks to a recent comprehensive leak. Now, there’s a new one that shows off the phone, plus a Moto Mod that can enable 5G capabilities.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 29, 2018

Researchers Discover Malware Called Cosiloon Pre-Installed On 141 Android Models

Avast Threat Labs said that 141 Android phones have been pre-installed with malware called Cosiloon. It will cause popup ads when users are playing games or searching websites.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 25, 2018

Samsung Galaxy S8/ S8 Plus And Galaxy Note 8 Get May Android Security Patch On Verizon And T-Mobile

Verizon and T-Mobile both released the latest Android security patch for the Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8 Plus, and Galaxy Note 8. The updates are rolling out now.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 26, 2018

LG G7 ThinQ Preorders Are Kicking Off At Verizon, T-Mobile, And Sprint

Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint kicked off the preorders for the LG G7 ThinQ. T-Mobile is offering a buy one, get one deal, while Sprint has a lease one, get one promo.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 26, 2018

HTC U12 Plus, But No HTC U12? HTC Explains The Name

The HTC U12+ is a very powerful Android smartphone but with a confusing name because there is no regular HTC U12. HTC explained why it used that name for the device, and now it all makes sense.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 25, 2018

Andy Rubin Responds To Report Of Essential Phone 2's Cancellation

Essential has reportedly scrapped development of the successor to the Essential PH-1. Andy Rubin has responded to the claim, but he did not comment about the smartphone startup being put up for sale.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 25, 2018

'I Hate My Mom's Phone,' 2nd Grader Wrote In Heartbreaking Homework From School

'I hate my mom's phone,' wrote a second-grader in a homework from school that had students write about inventions that they did not like. The heartbreaking answer has gone viral, as smartphone addiction affects relationships between parents and their children.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 25, 2018

BlackBerry Key2 Teaser Video Shows Dual Cameras And A Mystery Button

BlackBerry just posted an official teaser for its upcoming Key2 Android smartphone, which will make its debut on June 7. The teaser shows dual rear cameras, a physical keyboard, and a mystery button.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 24, 2018

Midrange Smartphones To Deliver Flagship-Level Performance Thanks To Qualcomm's Snapdragon 710 Chip

Qualcomm's newest Snapdragon 710 chip was just revealed. As the first chip in the 700 series, the mobile platform offers to provide premium features on midrange smartphones.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 25, 2018

Remember The All-Screen, Notchless Vivo Apex? It’s Coming This June 12

Vivo’s concept Apex phone isn’t a concept anymore. On June 12, the company will officially unveil its bezel-less, notchless, all-screen smartphone, potentially changing the smartphone design landscape altogether.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 25, 2018

HTC U12 Plus Squeezable Smartphone Launches With Top Specs, 4 Cameras

HTC has officially launched its latest U12 Plus Android flagship, and it's now available for preorder. The squeezable smartphone comes with beastly specs, so here's what it has to offer.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 24, 2018

Legrand Radiant Lets You Convert A Wall Outlet Into An iPhone Wireless Charger

Legrand just unveiled its Radiant wall plate, which introduced industry's first in-wall wireless charger. It is supposed to replace a standard outlet so that users can tuck away their phones and charge it without cables.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 24, 2018

Belkin's Lightning To 3.5mm Audio Cable For iPhones Can Save Users From Dongle Hell

Belkin just revealed its 3.5mm to Lightning audio cable, which aims to reduce the number of cables needed to connect an iPhone to the car stereo or a speaker. The cable is MFi-certified as Apple updated its MFi program.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 24, 2018

Here's What The iPhone X Has That The OnePlus 6 Doesn't

The OnePlus 6 has finally been released, and it's giving users a lot of reasons why it's considered as a flagship killer. Compared with the likes of the iPhone X, though, how does it fare?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 23, 2018

Trump Reportedly Rejects Phone Security Measures: What Is At Risk?

President Donald Trump uses two iPhones, one for phone calls and one for Twitter. He is reportedly refusing to follow security measures that will protect his phones from hacking.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 23, 2018

HTC U12 Plus Listed Early On Company's Website, Confirms Specs And Price Ahead Of Release

HTC has a special event scheduled for May 23, but the HTC U12 Plus already appeared in premature listings. The company took the pages down in the meantime, but it had already confirmed the smartphone's specs and price.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 23, 2018

Budget Alcatel 3V Smartphone With 2K FullView Display And Dual Cameras Launching In The US At $150

The Android Oreo-powered Alcatel 3V from MWC 2018 is ready to launch in the United States, at a $150 price point. Here's what it has to offer and where it will be available.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 23, 2018

LG G7 ThinQ Price On T-Mobile Higher Than Samsung Galaxy S9, But There's A BOGO Deal

T-Mobile officially announced plans to carry the new LG G7 ThinQ, with preorders set to start later this week. The LG G7 ThinQ is more expensive than the Samsung Galaxy S9 on T-Mobile, but the carrier is also offering a BOGO deal.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 22, 2018

Sony's 10.3-Inch E-Ink Tablet Digital Paper Goes Up For Preorder In The US

Sony made its 10.3-inch Digital Paper available for preorder at $600 in the US. The new E-ink tablet is similar to the earlier version, with the only difference being its smaller size.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 23, 2018

LG Q7, Q7a, And Q7+ Announced: Midrange Specs With Flagship Features

LG has announced the Q7, Q7a, and Q7+, its new midrange lineup and successor to the Q6 family. Touted to offer 'features typically found in more expensive flagship smartphones,' the three comes with an FHD+ display, USB Type-C, and more.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 21, 2018

OnePlus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S9: Does The 'Flagship Killer' Deliver?

The OnePlus 6 launch is finally here, with the Samsung Galaxy S9 tagged as its most high-profile rival among flagship Android smartphones. Does the 'flagship killer' deliver when compared to the Samsung device?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 21, 2018

OnePlus 6 Review Roundup: Is It The Best Android Smartphone Of 2018?

The OnePlus 6 features an all-glass design, a larger 6.28-inch screen with a notch, a dual-camera lens and top-of-the-line hardware. Here’s what the critics have to say about OnePlus’s latest offering.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 21, 2018

Samsung's New Ad Makes Fun Of Apple's iPhone Throttling Issue

Samsung released its latest advertisement with the same old formula: a person having trouble with an iPhone and getting the new Samsung handset instead. This time, though, it mocked Apple's battery throttling issue.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 21, 2018

Your First Look At Red Hydrogen One, The First Holographic Smartphone

Red is making big promises with its upcoming Hydrogen One phone, chief of which is the device’s supposedly holographic display. Can the camera maker deliver?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 21, 2018

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Features Will Include Bixby 2.0 Instead Of In-Display Fingerprint Sensor

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9, instead of the in-display fingerprint scanner, will debut Bixby 2.0. The digital assistant, however, fails to inspire the same excitement for the Galaxy Note 8 successor.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 18, 2018

How Teachers Are Using Emojis To Help Students Learn About Shakespeare

Some educators are incorporating emojis into lesson plans to teach students about Shakespeare. Other educators oppose the concept, saying that it will cause students to fall behind.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 18, 2018

Holographic RED Hydrogen One Phone Will Be Released On AT&T And Verizon This Summer

The mysterious RED Hydrogen One smartphone will be released on two of the US's leading carriers this summer. It purports to be the first holographic phone in the world.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 17, 2018

iPhone X Tesla Has A Built-In Solar Panel, But You'll Need $4,500 To Buy It

Russian accessory maker Caviar has started selling the iPhone X Tesla with a $4,500 price tag. The product is basically the Apple handset equipped with a high-end case that provides solar charging.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 16, 2018

Samsung Galaxy Note 9, Galaxy S10 Launch Dates Earlier Than Usual: Here's The Exciting Reason Why

Samsung is speeding up the schedule for its flagship smartphones, with the Galaxy Note 9 and Galaxy S10 launch dates to be earlier than usual. The real news, however, is why Samsung is making these moves.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 16, 2018

OnePlus 6 vs OnePlus 5T vs OnePlus 5: Is It Time For An Upgrade?

The OnePlus 6 has officially been unveiled, confirming various changes and upgrades such as the iPhone X notch, Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, and a 256 GB storage option. Should OnePlus 5T and OnePlus 5 owners upgrade to the OnePlus 6?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 16, 2018

Nokia X6 Launches With Dual Cameras, Display Notch, Android 8.1 And 19:9 Screen

HMD Global officially unveiled the new Nokia X6, its first smartphone with a display notch. The handset also has a 19:9 aspect ratio, dual cameras, and more neat specs on a budget.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 19, 2018

HTC’s Latest Android Smartphone Is Powered By Blockchain

HTC’s upcoming Blockchain phone, called Exodus, will support all sorts of cryptocurrencies. These phones might even serve as nodes for HTC’s vision of a native blockchain network.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 16, 2018

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