Last week, a Samsung Galaxy Note 7 caught fire while on board a Southwest flight and forced the crew and passengers to evacuate. Since then, other units around the globe have caught fire, including one in Minnesota where the owner was forced to go to the hospital.
Over the weekend, following scattered reports that replacement ... Read More »
Every week we cover new Android apps with Fresh Meat on Wednesday, followed by Android Gaming on Thursday and Top 10 App Updates on Friday. When Monday rolls around, we look back to see which apps were the most appealing to our audience. Read on for the five most popular Android apps from last week. These apps are ... Read More »
The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 recall may have replaced defective devices with models that Samsung claims are safe, but some are worrying that there is still a risk of the devices exploding (at least a bigger risk than usual, as all lithium ion devices ... Read More »
Facebook has announced a dedicated app called Events from Facebook for browsing, joining, and managing events. The company claims that over 100 million people use Facebook events daily, so it makes sense to create an app to more easily discover them.
The app allows you to see events your friends are interested in, your liked ... Read More »
Google’s video calling app, Duo, officially began rolling out until last month, and Google has big plans for it.
Google is now emailing Google Mobile Services (GMS) partners and informing them that, beginning December 1, Google Duo will become part of the package of apps required to be installed on Android-based telephony devices, aka Android smartphones. Duo ... Read More »
Autumn is here and it’s bringing plenty of new smartphones with it. One recent launch that garnered attention is that of the LG V20, which packs in dual displays and dual rear cameras. Availability details were a little vague initially, with only a Korean rollout getting an official date. But US launch details are ... Read More »
Samsung rolled out its replacement program for the Galaxy Note 7 back in late September, letting owners exchange units with faulty batteries.
However, recent reports surfaced about a replacement Galaxy Note 7 caught fire while on a Southwest airplane earlier this week, and so fears that the issue may not been resolved have cropped ... Read More »
Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most frequently upgraded apps for the week. We’ve found that one of the best ways to discover useful apps is to find the ones that are actually being updated by the developers rather than selecting the apps with the ... Read More »
Google has announced that the Pixel and Pixel XL will be coming exclusively to Verizon (outside of unlocked models of course). Google’s Nexus devices have never had a good relationship with carriers, and it seems that it isn’t much different for the Pixel lineup.
The company has confirmed ... Read More »
With T-Mobile’s LG V20 launch announcement earlier today, it’s not surprising that other carriers are now getting around to making their own V20 announcements.
AT&T says that the LG V20 will go up for pre-order on Friday, October 7, and it’ll be in stores on October 28.
LG V20 buyers that want to go with AT&T Next ... Read More »