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LG will add ThinQ branding to the year-old G6 for some reason

5 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

LG's smartphones have not been the best as of late , lacking the polish to go up against the best Android heavyweights. AT&T won't even carry the upcoming G7 ThinQ , and it's been a longtime carrier partner of LG's flagship devices for the past few years.
So, color me surprised when LG Canada announced that it will be rebranding the year-old LG G6 as the “G6 ThinQ ,” as if to unify the brand's public perception after the fact. The French version of LG Canada doesn't reflect the branding change, nor does LG America. Unfortunately, this has been done before with the LG V30 , which became the...
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A Gaming Startup Called Wonder Is Building An Android-Powered Switch Competitor

A Gaming Startup Called Wonder Is Building An Android-Powered Switch Competitor

5 monthes ago   |   By N4G

The Gaming company Wonder announces on The Verge that they have been working on a console that merges excellent smartphone experience with gaming. CEO and co-founder Andy Kleinman told The Verge that the game industry is ready for a "truly hybrid piece of hardware."
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Android Auto Wireless Will Work On Android 8.0 Oreo Smartphones

5 monthes ago   |   By Android Headlines

Google has confirmed that Android Auto Wireless will also work on Android smartphones running Android 8.0 Oreo. In its initial press release, it stated that only devices running on Android P would support wireless Android Auto. However, Google has since changed that. Meaning that most current smartphones will work with Android Auto Wireless. However, you still need a head unit or a vehicle that supports Android Auto Wireless.
Android Auto Wireless essentially needs two things to work. One is that the head unit or the vehicle needs to have a wireless connection (currently there are two head...
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