Sony Xperia XZ1 launches in US as the first phone to run Android Oreo out of the box

SONY XPERIA XZ1 LAUNCHES IN US AS THE FIRST PHONE TO RUN ANDROID OREO OUT OF THE BOX

Announced a few weeks back alongside the Xperia XZ1 Compact and Xperia XA1 Plus, the Sony Xperia XZ1 is now available to buy in the...

Apple Music for Android Updated With Support for Voice Search, Adding Friends

APPLE MUSIC FOR ANDROID UPDATED WITH SUPPORT FOR VOICE SEARCH, ADDING FRIENDS

Alongside today's release iOS 11 , Apple updated its Apple Music app for Android devices to introduce feature parity with the new version...

 
 
 
T-Mobile's unlimited plan will soon let you use 50GB before slowdowns

T-MOBILE'S UNLIMITED PLAN WILL SOON LET YOU USE 50GB BEFORE SLOWDOWNS

Enlarge T-Mobile USA will soon let subscribers to its unlimited data plans use at least 50GB of data each month before risking slowdowns...

Roku Amazon Echo Rival Reportedly In The Pipeline

ROKU AMAZON ECHO RIVAL REPORTEDLY IN THE PIPELINE

Following Amazon's runaway success with the Echo smart speaker, many companies jumped on the smart speaker bandwagon. There are countless...

 
 
 
Tim Cook Calls Today's Launch of iOS 11 and ARKit 'A Day To Remember'

TIM COOK CALLS TODAY'S LAUNCH OF IOS 11 AND ARKIT 'A DAY TO REMEMBER'

Apple CEO Tim Cook appeared on Good Morning America earlier today to discuss topics surrounding iOS 11, taking place a few hours ahead...

Nanoport opens Silicon Valley R&D lab for touch-feedback hardware

NANOPORT OPENS SILICON VALLEY R&D LAB FOR TOUCH-FEEDBACK HARDWARE

Canadian tech company Nanoport has opened a new lab in Silicon Valley to develop next-generation mobile gear, including a new kind...

 
 
 
IPhone 8 and X support pad-free wireless charging, third-party distance charger on the way

IPHONE 8 AND X SUPPORT PAD-FREE WIRELESS CHARGING, THIRD-PARTY DISTANCE CHARGER ON THE WAY

While the iPhone 8 and iPhone X support the older Qi standard for wireless charging using a pad, both devices are also compatible with...

Asus ZenFone V launches on Verizon, near high-end features on board

ASUS ZENFONE V LAUNCHES ON VERIZON, NEAR HIGH-END FEATURES ON BOARD

Update: The Asus ZenFone V can now be bought from Verizon for $16 per month for 24 months, or $384 outright. Not long after releasing...

 
 
 
Moto G4 Plus Will Get Android Oreo After All

MOTO G4 PLUS WILL GET ANDROID OREO AFTER ALL

Last week Motorola published a list of handsets that would be getting the Android 8.0 Oreo update. One device was missing from the...

Pokémon GO Creator's Next Game Will Integrate Audio Cues into the AR Experience

POKÉMON GO CREATOR'S NEXT GAME WILL INTEGRATE AUDIO CUES INTO THE AR EXPERIENCE

Pokémon GO creators Niantic are looking at ways to incorporate audio into future AR game experiences, according to the company's chief...

 
 
 
IOS 11 Battery Life Gets Tested

IOS 11 BATTERY LIFE GETS TESTED

Apple will release their iOS 11 software today, the software brings a range of new features to the iPhone and iPad. If you are wondering...

Gmail Now Converts Phone Numbers and Addresses to Links on Desktop and in iOS Apps

GMAIL NOW CONVERTS PHONE NUMBERS AND ADDRESSES TO LINKS ON DESKTOP AND IN IOS APPS

Google today announced an update to Gmail that will see the popular mail client able to convert addresses, phone numbers, email addresses,...

 
 
 
August Announces Next-Generation $279 HomeKit-Compatible 'Smart Lock Pro'

AUGUST ANNOUNCES NEXT-GENERATION $279 HOMEKIT-COMPATIBLE 'SMART LOCK PRO'

August today announced the launch of several new smart home access products, including the August Smart Lock Pro, a redesigned August...

Apple raises the cost of certain out of warranty iPhone screen repairs by $20

APPLE RAISES THE COST OF CERTAIN OUT OF WARRANTY IPHONE SCREEN REPAIRS BY $20

According to Apple's service pricing page, the company has raised the cost to repair the screen on certain models of the iPhone. For...

 
 
 
Deal: Grab Apple's iPhone SE at a bargain price from Walmart, on sale for just $129

DEAL: GRAB APPLE'S IPHONE SE AT A BARGAIN PRICE FROM WALMART, ON SALE FOR JUST $129

So, if you're an Apple aficionado and absolutely must own all the company's more or less unconventional smartphones, then the iPhone...

Apple's iPhone X Could Be Hurting Its iPhone 8 Sales

APPLE'S IPHONE X COULD BE HURTING ITS IPHONE 8 SALES

Apple's iPhone 8 and 8 Plus will be released soon, while the iPhone X is only expected to be released in November. However it seems...

 
 
 
Google turns phone numbers, contacts and addresses in Gmail and Inbox into clickable links

GOOGLE TURNS PHONE NUMBERS, CONTACTS AND ADDRESSES IN GMAIL AND INBOX INTO CLICKABLE LINKS

Most email clients for Android and iOS allow users to copy/paste contacts, addresses and phone numbers from other apps like Messenger...

Metacert to launch cryptocurrency wallet phishing protection for Slack

METACERT TO LAUNCH CRYPTOCURRENCY WALLET PHISHING PROTECTION FOR SLACK

EXCLUSIVE: Security bot Metacert , which protects against cryptocurrency phishing in chat apps like Slack, will soon be able to scan...

 
 
 
Samsung Now Allowing Users To Disable The Bixby Key

SAMSUNG NOW ALLOWING USERS TO DISABLE THE BIXBY KEY

With the launch of the Bixby digital assistant, it also saw Samsung add new hardware buttons to the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy Note 8 handsets....

Motorola reversal: Moto G4 Plus to get updated to Android 8.0

MOTOROLA REVERSAL: MOTO G4 PLUS TO GET UPDATED TO ANDROID 8.0

Owners of the Moto G4, Moto G4 Plus and Moto G4 Play couldn't believe their eyes last week when they went through the list of handsets...