Project Tango, later just called Tango, was an augmented reality system designed for mobile use. You could buy tablets and even phones supporting the technology, though the tech never really went mainstream (it was used by researchers).
I use the word “was” because Google has announced that support for ... Read More »
Competition is as strong as ever in the flagship smartphone market. The biggest release of this year has arguably been the iPhone X, which has been a huge departure from the norm for Apple. While we can sit here all day and tell people how Android devices have had the new iPhone X features years ... Read More »
Two years ago, BlackBerry made a new foray into smartphones with the PRIV, its first Android-powered smartphone. Part of the PRIV’s selling point was a guarantee of 24 months of security updates. The PRIV has now passed the 24 month-mark and BlackBerry has confirmed that it will no longer be issuing ... Read More »
Traveling on a bus or train can make getting from one point to another pretty easy, but if you miss your stop, it can get very annoying. Google Maps is aiming to alleviate that issue.
Google has announced that Google Maps has been updated to ... 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 »
For the companies that aren’t ready to drop the fingerprint reader from their smartphone and don’t want to put it on the back of the handset, an in-display fingerprint reader might be an option.
Luckily for those companies, Synaptics has already announced that 2018 is going to be ... Read More »
YouTube is scheduled to disappear from the Amazon Fire TV in less than a month, but now it looks like Google may not yank YouTube after all.
Google has told The Verge that it’s in ... Read More »
Samsung’s Galaxy S flagships are often some of the most hotly anticipated smartphone releases each year, and so it’s no surprise that a lot of people are looking forward to next year’s release of the Galaxy S9. The good news for those people is that the rumor mill is ... Read More »
Earlier this year, word on the street was that Samsung would soon be jumping into the smart speaker game.That rumor was shot down a little while later, with Samsung saying that it didn’t see enough potential in the South Korean market to launch a smart speaker. A month after that, though, ... Read More »
Welcome back to Android Gaming Weekly, our weekly recap of new game releases. We still plan to cover upcoming releases and games we’re playing, but this column is dedicated to new games that you can start playing right now. Check out our top picks and let us know in the comments section if you have any ... Read More »