The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is the most pre-ordered Note yet

Samsung announced today that the Galaxy Note 8 pre-orders are their best yet on the Note product line in the US. Unfortunately, the South Korean company did not share any specific details about numbers. Pre-orders started on August 24 shortly after the Unpacked announcement. To thank Note 7 owners, Samsung launched ...

Nest announces the Thermostat E, now available for a mere $169

Nest announced yesterday the release of their newest thermostat, the Thermostat E. Unlike its predecessors, it is more affordable costing a mere $169. The Thermostat E works the same as the past models. It can be controlled using your phone meaning that you can adjust temperatures from anywhere. Design-wise, Nest ...

[Press Release] LG unveils the LG V30, their best smartphones yet

It is that time of the year in Berlin, Germany. LG announced the launch of the LG V30, a follow up of the popular V20. Let me just say that I am a big fan of the new subtle and  sleek design. I think LG has done a great job with it and that we might be looking at one of the, if not, the beat smartphone of the year. ...

[Opinion] Just pre-order the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Already

I am sure you already read numerous articles about the newly announced Galaxy Note 8, and you probably already made up your mind about it or maybe no. As you already know, Samsung had a rough 2016 with the launch and recall of the Note 7. This year and during Unpacked, Sammy's President DJ Koh came out apologizing to ...

[Press Release] Sling TV brings first-ever Pay-Per-View event to it subscribers

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This weekend, Sling TV will offer its first-ever pay-per-view event through the live stream of UFC ® 214: CORMIER vs. JONES 2 on Saturday, July 29 from the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. UFC 214 pre-orders are now available for purchase for $59.99 to new and existing customers ...

Last-minute Father’s Day gifts picks

If you're like me and always wait until the last minute to buy a gift whether it is around Christmas time, Mother's Day or this coming Father's Day, I got you. I put together a list to help you figure out what to get for your dad. Dads like fun things, things that they can use often and "actually enjoy." Phones ...

[Hands On] A quick look at the HTC U11

The HTC U11 is HTC newest flagship Android phone for this year. On paper, it looks and sounds pretty good. Will it be able to compete with the Galaxy S8 or S8+, possibly. I spent some time with it in New York couple of days ago. Here are my thoughts: Design & Display The U11 looks and feels pretty similar ...

Pioneer unveils its new line of NEX in-dash receivers with Android Auto

Pioneer announced today the release of 3 new models of its NEX Android-Auto-powered receivers. There are the AVH-3300NEX, AVH-2330NEX and AVH-2300NEX. Not only these units work with Android Auto but they have features like Bluetooth connectivity, optimized PCB layout, 13 band graphic equalizer, USB connectivity, ...

Google Photos users number grows to 500 million

Google Photos is my go-to photos app and 500 millions users around the globe. Google announced today some new features with the Photos app which is less than 2 years old. According to the Search giant, over 12 billion photos and videos uploads every day! Google also unveiled that you can make your photos into an ...

Picture-In-Picture is a new feature coming with Android O

Although already present in some way in other devices like Samsung, picture-in-picture is the newest feature coming with Android O. As its name states, it allows you to multi-task while on you're on a call or watching a video. You can for example check your calendar while you're on a call with your significant other, ...

Goodbye Google Goggles, say Hi to Google Lens

Fans of the almost dead Google Goggles, rejoice! During the IO event, Google announced the release of Google Lens. This is major news folks. The new app is smarter and more interactive than its predecessor. It will work with the Google Assistant as one of its features, so no need to download a separate app. One of ...

Google introduces hands free calling to Google Home

I am a big fan of Google Home, it knows me so well. Sometimes too well. I use it every morning to check the weather, my calendar and news. The only it was missing is hands free calling. Today that changed. Whether you're cooking or working on a project and don't feel like picking up your phone to answer, Google Home ...

You can now register for Google’s Android O Beta

Google usually opens the doors for testers to its newest Android versions every year during the IO conference. This year is no exception. If you're a developer or have enough Android knowledge, you can grab the beta image of the new Android O. The included devices are the Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 5X, Neuxs 6P, Pixel C ...

Google adds “Smart Reply” to its 1 Billion Gmail user database

Have you ever seen those little preloaded replies on Allo and Inbox? Well, Gmail now has it too. Google announced this new feature at the IO conference in Mountain View. Smart Reply basically works in the background. Instead of typing a quick message to reply to an email, you can quickly select one of the message ...

[Video] This is where you can watch Google IO 2017 Live Video

Are you scrambling around trying to find a live stream of Google IO 2017. Don't worry, we got you. Google has set up a page just for that. We don't want you to miss out on the announcement of Android O or Android Oreo or whatever it is going to be called. Google is also set to talk about their latest VR products, ...

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