Thursday , January 18 2018

Xiaomi is set to launch the Mi MIX 2 in India next week

Editor’s Pick Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 review All screen, all the time – that was the philosophy behind the Xiaomi Mi Mix, one of last year’s hottest smartphones. Coming before offerings from Samsung and LG, it was Xiaomi that made such a … Xiaomi has sent out press invites for …

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OnePlus 5 update tracker: OxygenOS 4.5.11 now rolling out

OnePlus has released the OxygenOS 4.5.11 OTA for the OnePlus 5. As always, the update was announced over at the OnePlus forums, alongside an overview of its improvements.  The main upgrades this time around come in the form of increased app launching speeds, “optimized” adaptive brightness (possibly a tweak to …

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Here’s how to enable the new male voice of Google Assistant

Virtual assistants have traditionally been given feminine personalities, for reasons that pertain to the way we perceive voices. We’re more likely to trust and accept directions from a woman, according to studies, and a feminine voice is more likely to be perceived as helpful, while masculine voices tend to sound …

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These are the highest quality apps and games right now, according to Google

Google introduced its Android Excellence collections in June. This was a new take on its Editor’s Choice category of the Google Play Store, highlighting what Google believes to be the best apps and games available at the moment. The fall selection of Android Excellence titles, which were picked because of …

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Pixelbook details and “Google Clips” leak ahead of unveiling

We’re all looking forward to the new Pixels launching at 9AM PT, but Google has an entire panoply of new devices coming alongside. Thanks to inventory data uncovered by 9to5Google, we now have a better idea of what to expect from the Pixelbook. Bonus: the first mention of a mystery …

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Google Allo on the web adds iOS support, along with Firefox and Opera

After months of promises and waiting, Google finally announced that the web version of its Allo messaging app was finally live in August. However, support was limited to Chrome, and then only for the Android version. Today, Google started rolling out an update that adds iOS support for the Allo web …

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Introducing Mighty: Spotify anywhere without a phone

If you haven’t heard about it, this little device has been making quite a buzz among diehard Spotify fans. The Mighty is in many ways the first of its kind. Physically reminiscent of the iPod Shuffle (remember those?) the Mighty is a tiny musical companion that lets you listen to …

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Verizon’s prepaid plans now include family discounts

Until today, Verizon Wireless’ prepaid plans were geared toward individuals looking to do away with long contracts. Now the carrier has announced that it adding options so that families can get discounts if they sign up for its prepaid plans. Here’s how the new prepaid family account plan will work. …

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