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Google is giving away a free pen loop to Pixelbook owners

GOOGLE IS GIVING AWAY A FREE PEN LOOP TO PIXELBOOK OWNERS

It's a pretty simple solution, but it's better than nothing. In addition to the Pixelbook itself, Google also released the Pixelbook...

Best Place to Buy your PlayStation Aim Controller

BEST PLACE TO BUY YOUR PLAYSTATION AIM CONTROLLER

Taking PlayStation VR to the next level With games like Bravo Team and Farpoint being released for the PlayStation VR , the need for...

 
 
 
Android Wear 2.8 adds system-wide black theme

ANDROID WEAR 2.8 ADDS SYSTEM-WIDE BLACK THEME

Gray is so 2017. For those of you that continue to march on and use Android Wear, a new 2.8 update should be arriving on your wrists...

Running out of space on your Chromebook? Try these tips

RUNNING OUT OF SPACE ON YOUR CHROMEBOOK? TRY THESE TIPS

16GB isn't a lot of space. You might need a way to add more. While Chromebooks are mostly cloud-centric machines, there are still quite...

 
 
 
Google's Arts & Culture face matching doesn't work in Illinois or Texas

GOOGLE'S ARTS & CULTURE FACE MATCHING DOESN'T WORK IN ILLINOIS OR TEXAS

The culprit might be privacy laws in the states. By now, chances are you've heard about a new feature in Google's Arts & Culture app...

Moto Folio is an inexpensive folio case Moto Mod that costs $14.99

MOTO FOLIO IS AN INEXPENSIVE FOLIO CASE MOTO MOD THAT COSTS $14.99

The Moto Folio protects your phone and has a slot for holding a credit card or ID. Since the first Moto Z came out in 2016, Motorola's...

 
 
 
This is what Fuchsia OS looks like on the Pixelbook

THIS IS WHAT FUCHSIA OS LOOKS LIKE ON THE PIXELBOOK

Fuchsia OS technically runs on the Pixelbook, but there's still a lot that's broken. At the very beginning of the year, it was discovered...

Essential Phone giveaway! Enter now at Android Central!

ESSENTIAL PHONE GIVEAWAY! ENTER NOW AT ANDROID CENTRAL!

We've put together a little contest that will give one of you the opportunity to win an Essential Phone , because who doesn't like...

 
 
 
Huawei joins RCS movement by using Android Messages as default texting app

HUAWEI JOINS RCS MOVEMENT BY USING ANDROID MESSAGES AS DEFAULT TEXTING APP

Google's convinced Huawei to adopt RCS; now it just needs to do the same with carriers. Although we may never get iMessage on Android,...

Honor View 10 vs. Honor 7X: Which phone is best for you?

HONOR VIEW 10 VS. HONOR 7X: WHICH PHONE IS BEST FOR YOU?

Honor is starting off the New Year strong with two new devices that tackle the low- and mid-range markets. The Honor 7X is one of our...

 
 
 
These are the 20 cities where Amazon's next HQ could be located

THESE ARE THE 20 CITIES WHERE AMAZON'S NEXT HQ COULD BE LOCATED

Chicago, Indianapolis, Los Angeles, and NYC are among the contenders. After taking over most of Seattle, Amazon announced plans in...

VeeR VR Editor is the best editing app for your 360-degree photos

VEER VR EDITOR IS THE BEST EDITING APP FOR YOUR 360-DEGREE PHOTOS

VeeR VR Editor delivers an excellent editor for your 360-degree photos. After you've captured the amazing panorama of your vacation...

 
 
 
Honor View 10 update adds face unlock, January security patch, and more

HONOR VIEW 10 UPDATE ADDS FACE UNLOCK, JANUARY SECURITY PATCH, AND MORE

The update is rolling out now and should reach everyone by January 24. The Honor View 10 is an incredible phone, and in case you missed...

This is what the Google Pixel 2 could have looked like

THIS IS WHAT THE GOOGLE PIXEL 2 COULD HAVE LOOKED LIKE

Google's lead hardware designer Ivy Ross shares early design concepts for the Pixel 2, Pixelbook, and more. If you're a fan of the...

 
 
 

HERE'S THE FIRST TEASER TRAILER FOR 'HARRY POTTER: HOGWARTS MYSTERY'

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery is shaping up to one of the most personal games in the Wizarding World yet. The year of 2018 already...

Best Game Controllers for Android in 2018

BEST GAME CONTROLLERS FOR ANDROID IN 2018

Best overall Best for portability Best value Best Overall SteelSeries Stratus XL See at Amazon If you want a no-compromises controller,...

 
 
 
What's your favorite keyboard app?

WHAT'S YOUR FAVORITE KEYBOARD APP?

With so many keyboard apps to choose from, picking just one can be a challenge. We all know that user customization is one of Android's...

How to use face unlock on the Google Pixel 2

HOW TO USE FACE UNLOCK ON THE GOOGLE PIXEL 2

A fingerprint sensor is both secure and fast, but sometimes you want other unlocking methods. Much was made of the OnePlus 5T 's Face...

 
 
 
Xiaomi's Snapdragon 845-powered Mi 7 could make its debut at MWC

XIAOMI'S SNAPDRAGON 845-POWERED MI 7 COULD MAKE ITS DEBUT AT MWC

Xiaomi is listed as an exhibitor at MWC, suggesting a possible Mi 7 unveil at the event. Two years ago, erstwhile Xiaomi VP Hugo Barra...

The Xiaomi Mi A1 looks absolutely stunning in red

THE XIAOMI MI A1 LOOKS ABSOLUTELY STUNNING IN RED

The red Mi A1 is the best variant of an already great phone. Five months after its release, the Xiaomi Mi A1 continues to be the best...

 
 
 



MIUI 9 comes with Game Speed Booster, here's how it works

MIUI 9 comes with Game Speed Booster, here's how it works

MIUI 9 update was announced in July, and a global rollout began on November 2. Xiaomi said that 40 devices would get the latest version of the user interface, including phones... Read more ...

These are the 20 cities where Amazon's next HQ could be located

These are the 20 cities where Amazon's next HQ could be located

Chicago, Indianapolis, Los Angeles, and NYC are among the contenders. After taking over most of Seattle, Amazon announced plans in early September last year for building a... Read more ...

Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick just became an actual billionaire with $1.4...

Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick just became an actual billionaire with $1.4 billion in cash, and he plans to start giving it away

It's been a good day for former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick A deal with perhaps the most powerful investor in tech, a deal in the works for months, closed today. That deal dropped... Read more ...

The Best Tweets About Nintendo's Labo Reveal

The Best Tweets About Nintendo's Labo Reveal

Things got spicy yesterday when Nintendo revealed its newest toy in the bag was, uh, a lot of cardboard. No, really. You can decide for yourself what you think of it, as the... Read more ...

Activision CEO Eric Hirshberg Leaves After Eight Years

Activision CEO Eric Hirshberg Leaves After Eight Years

Eric Hirshberg is leaving Activision after eight years as CEO of Activision Publishing, a division of Activision Blizzard. Hirshberg arrived to the company as an outsider from... Read more ...

Senate passes controversial spying law that scoops up Americans' phone calls...

Senate passes controversial spying law that scoops up Americans' phone calls and emails without a warrant

The Senate voted 65-34 on extending a controversial warrantless-surveillance program. President Donald Trump is expected to sign the measure by the end of the week. Despite... Read more ...

Nintendo Sells 2.6 Million Units Of Hardware In The U.S. In December Alone

Nintendo Sells 2.6 Million Units Of Hardware In The U.S. In December Alone

As the hibernating bear of sales analysis wakes up from its post-Christmas lull, it is time for companies to brag about how much hardware they sold over the holiday. First up... Read more ...

Is CES a trouble spot for Apple?

Is CES a trouble spot for Apple?

The reports are in from the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show, and they're not good if you're an Apple watcher: The days of CES being a show full of products trumpeting their... Read more ...

Xiaomi will likely reveal the Mi 7 at Mobile World Congress

Xiaomi will likely reveal the Mi 7 at Mobile World Congress

Xiaomi might unveil the company's next flagship smartphone, the Mi 7, at Mobile World Congress this February. First spotted by Android Central , the official Mobile World... Read more ...

Will 2018 be Pokémon's most legendary year yet?

Will 2018 be Pokémon's most legendary year yet?

The Pokémon Company has big plans for the New Year as they unleash some of the series' most elusive Pokémon on the world. Incredibly rare legendary Pokémon will be making a... Read more ...