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 »
Since there’s no shortage of problems being brought up with the Pixel 2 siblings, it’s only natural that even more are brought up. Another problem discovered with the devices is the camera performance under LED lights.
LEDs run on pulse width modulation, which essentially means that power is being pulsed on and ... Read More »
The Logitech Circle line of cameras isn’t new, but Logitech is now pushing a new feature to them via an update. The original Logi Circle and the newer wired and wire-free Circle 2 cameras now feature Google Assistant support.
The functionality is limited at this time, but you can ask ... Read More »
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The Google Pixel held its reign as the top dog of the DxOMark camera ratings for a long time. Since them, the rating system has changed to incorporate points for dual camera systems and a few new phones have surpassed the Pixel. Of course, the top spot was retaken by ... Read More »
The original Google Pixel blew us all away by taking the top spot on DxOMark’s camera scoring test. Though the single sensor wasn’t necessarily all that special, Google’s ridiculous software tweaking and HDR+ took photos to the next level. ... Read More »
Google is introducing a new wireless camera you don’t have to mess with. Google Clips is a new device that you set up and leave alone, and it will take photos and videos of moments it deems important using machine learning.
Google designed the device to focus on family, with facial recognition leaning who to ... Read More »
Companies releasing apps to the Play Store is nothing new. It’s a great way to update core parts of a device’s functionality without resorting to full fledged system updates. Features can be added and bugs can fixed quickly and easily in between system updates.
However, the camera is usually an exception. Motorola has tried uploading ... Read More »
The Google Camera app with HDR+ from the Google Pixel was recently ported to other Snapdragon-powered devices, but it had a lot of bugs keeping it from being a main camera app. 60 FPS video was broken, the front camera wouldn’t ... Read More »
Essential is the new kid on the block but it’s backed by the very man who created Android, Andy Rubin. The Essential Phone isn’t being sold on features or gimmicks, but rather an experience. In a flooded market where even the big shots are struggling, can a newcomer without any gimmicks ... Read More »
The Google Pixel has a fantastic camera on its own, but the HDR+ feature that Google included in the camera app takes it to the next level. It takes multiple photos at low exposures and combines them, creating an image with better dynamic range and less noise than regular photos.
HDR+ ... Read More »