Google Wear OS 'H Update' Further Tackles Battery Life

GOOGLE WEAR OS 'H UPDATE' FURTHER TACKLES BATTERY LIFE

Google today revealed that a small system update will reach Wear OS-based devices over the next few months. Wear OS Version H focuses...

AT&T's Secure Family App to Replace Smart Limits for Managing Family Phones

AT&T'S SECURE FAMILY APP TO REPLACE SMART LIMITS FOR MANAGING FAMILY PHONES

AT&T plans to cease offering AT&T Smart Limits, a service that allows parents to control their kids' phones, on November 26. Smart...

 
 
 
Verizon Prepaid Debuts the Orbic Wonder

VERIZON PREPAID DEBUTS THE ORBIC WONDER

Verizon Wireless' prepaid unit today added the Orbic Wonder to its lineup of inexpensive phones. The Wonder features a 5.5-inch full...

Instagram Ramps Up Shopping Tools Ahead of Holidays

INSTAGRAM RAMPS UP SHOPPING TOOLS AHEAD OF HOLIDAYS

Instagram has integrated shopping deeper into its mobile app. The latest version of Instagram, which people use to share photos and...

 
 
 
SIM-Free iPhone Xr Now Available from Apple

SIM-FREE IPHONE XR NOW AVAILABLE FROM APPLE

Apple has made the SIM-free variant of the iPhone Xr available from its web site. The phone ships unlocked and without service from...

FCC TO LET US PHONES ACCESS GALILEO FOR IMPROVED POSITIONING

The FCC today cleared the way for U.S. consumers and businesses to use the European Union's Global Navigation Satellite System , known...

 
 
 
Kyocera's DuraForce Pro 2 Brings Rugged Performance to Verizon

KYOCERA'S DURAFORCE PRO 2 BRINGS RUGGED PERFORMANCE TO VERIZON

Kyocera and Verizon Wireless today announced the DuraForce Pro 2, a ruggedized smartphone that targets construction and public safety...

Review: OnePlus 6T

REVIEW: ONEPLUS 6T

The 6T from OnePlus is among the first wave of phones to put the fingerprint reader under the display. With a svelte glass-and-metal...

 
 
 
Google Maps Makes It Simple to Message Businesses

GOOGLE MAPS MAKES IT SIMPLE TO MESSAGE BUSINESSES

Google has made it easier for people to connect with businesses through Google Maps. Google has allowed Maps users in select countries...

Yahoo Relaunches Comprehensive Android and iOS Apps

YAHOO RELAUNCHES COMPREHENSIVE ANDROID AND IOS APPS

Verizon Media Group has launched a brand new version of the Yahoo mobile app. It combines all facets of Yahoo's online services in...

 
 
 

GOOGLE SAYS IT IS MAKING PROGRESS WITH PROJECT TREBLE

Google believes the initial adoption of Android 9 Pie will be quicker than the initial adoption of Android 8 Oreo thanks in part to...

Microsoft Rolls Out Refreshed Cortana App for iOS

MICROSOFT ROLLS OUT REFRESHED CORTANA APP FOR IOS

Microsoft today dropped a rebuilt version of Cortana for iOS devices. Cortana is similar to Siri in that it can perform actions based...

 
 
 
Google Turns On the Night for Pixel Phones

GOOGLE TURNS ON THE NIGHT FOR PIXEL PHONES

Google says all three generations of Pixel phones will soon be able to take advantage of Night Sight, Google's new low-light photo...

FCC KICKS OFF AUCTION FOR HIGH-BAND 5G SPECTRUM

The FCC today began auctioning off licenses for a total of 1.55 GHz of spectrum that's earmarked for 5G mobile service. Two auctions...

 
 
 
Samsung's Flagship Exynos 9 Mobile Processor Adds NPU to Power AI

SAMSUNG'S FLAGSHIP EXYNOS 9 MOBILE PROCESSOR ADDS NPU TO POWER AI

Samsung is upping its AI game. Samsung today announced the Exynos 9 Series 9820, a system-on-a-chip for premiere smartphones such as...

AT&T CEO BEMOANS RISE OF STATE NET NEUTRALITY LAWS

Randall Stephenson, CEO of AT&T, wants Congress to prevent states from enacting their own net neutrality and privacy laws. "There are...

 
 
 
Google Assistant's Latest Powers Target the Smart Home

GOOGLE ASSISTANT'S LATEST POWERS TARGET THE SMART HOME

Google is adding a wide range of features to its AI-powered Google Assistant that focus on improving the experience at home. First,...

Motorola, Verizon Successfully Test Data On Moto Z3's 5G Mod

MOTOROLA, VERIZON SUCCESSFULLY TEST DATA ON MOTO Z3'S 5G MOD

Motorola and Verizon Wireless say they've successfully completed a 5G NR data transmission test between the Moto Z3 paired with a 5G...

 
 
 
Essential's Magnetic Headphone Adapter Now Available

ESSENTIAL'S MAGNETIC HEADPHONE ADAPTER NOW AVAILABLE

Essential Products today said the magnetic snap-on headphone jack it announced over the summer is available for the Essential Phone....

T-Mobile Revs Up Low-Cost Offerings with the Revvl 2 and Revvl 2 Plus

T-MOBILE REVS UP LOW-COST OFFERINGS WITH THE REVVL 2 AND REVVL 2 PLUS

T-Mobile today announced the pending availability of the T-Mobile Revvl 2 and T-Mobile Revvl 2 Plus. These low-cost Android phones...

 
 
 



Xbox One's Black Friday 2018 Deals On Consoles, Games, And Accessories

Xbox One's Black Friday 2018 Deals On Consoles, Games, And Accessories

It's not long now until Black Friday 2018 begins There will be a mountain of Xbox One deals-on consoles, games, services, and accessories-as evidenced by the many early ads... Read more ...

Best smart home deals for Black Friday 2018: Echo, Google and Hue prices slashed

Best smart home deals for Black Friday 2018: Echo, Google and Hue prices slashed

The Black Friday sales are on us and there are lots of great savings on smart home devices. Whether you're looking to invest in your first smart home device or add to a growing... Read more ...

Best smart home deals for Black Friday 2018: Amazon Echo prices slashed

Best smart home deals for Black Friday 2018: Amazon Echo prices slashed

The Black Friday sales are on us and there are lots of great savings on smart home devices. Whether you're looking to invest in your first smart home device or add to a growing... Read more ...

BlackBerry buys AI cybersecurity outfit Cylance in 'biggest ever' acquisition

BlackBerry buys AI cybersecurity outfit Cylance in 'biggest ever' acquisition

Firm moves to bolster its Spark EoT and QNX platforms Read more ...

Motorola One Power is the company's first phone updated to Android Pie...

Motorola One Power is the company's first phone updated to Android Pie, Motorola One must wait

Google remains optimistic about the expansion of Android Pie, even though the newest OS version was a no-show in the latest platform distribution chart, with companies like... Read more ...

Asus ROG Gaming Phone UK pre-orders open, get £100 off if you're quick

Asus ROG Gaming Phone UK pre-orders open, get £100 off if you're quick

Asus has finally announced the UK release date and price for its dedicated gaming smartphone, the Asus ROG Phone. And pre-orders are now being accepted. The phone will start to... Read more ...

Xbox Live's Black Friday Xbox One Game Deals Are Live Now For Gold Members

Xbox Live's Black Friday Xbox One Game Deals Are Live Now For Gold Members

Black Friday , the biggest shopping event of the year, is almost here. But you don't have to wait for November 23 to get big discounts on video games. Microsoft is dropping... Read more ...

Samsung teases its exciting all-screen Galaxy S10 design again

Samsung teases its exciting all-screen Galaxy S10 design again

Samsung is supposed to launch three Galaxy S10-branded phones early next year, and at least two of them are now expected to feature a design that's not available on any other... Read more ...

T-Mobile reportedly signing naming rights deal for Seattle Mariners' Safeco...

T-Mobile reportedly signing naming rights deal for Seattle Mariners' Safeco Field

T-Mobile put its name in lights when it opened T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas two years ago, and now a new rumor claims that T-Mo may soon have its name on another major venue... Read more ...

I swapped my 4-year-old iPhone 5S for a coral iPhone XR - and it's been a...

I swapped my 4-year-old iPhone 5S for a coral iPhone XR - and it's been a massive adjustment

I'd been putting it off. Before October 26, I hadn't gotten a new phone since Christmas Eve 2014. I'd resisted the temptation of the new phones that my colleagues were... Read more ...