You can now test Amazon’s Alexa voice service in your browser

Shutterstock The Amazon Echo is a pretty cool piece of technology, but it’s expensive. If you’ve ever wanted to try it out for yourself before spending almost $200 on one, now you can… for free!Amazon has just launched a dedicated website that will allow users to try out the company’s Alexa voice service right in their ...

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Best Android phones for kids (May 2016)

So, your child is ready for their first smartphone!Android phones are great for kids. There are plenty of cheap smartphones out there, and there’s no shortage of great kid-friendly apps and games. While there aren’t too many notable Android phones out there made specifically for children, we’ve managed to round up some ...

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Must read: top 10 Android stories

This week we talked about leaked OnePlus 3 details, compared the HTC 10 with it’s predecessor, and we took a good look at ZTE’s new Axon 7. Here’s the news of the week!Who wants to win an HTC 10?The HTC 10 is one of the hottest phones of 2016. Want to win one? Of course you do! Here’s how to enter this week’s ...

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5 Android apps you shouldn’t miss this week! – Android Apps Weekly

Welcome to the 142nd episode of the Android Apps Weekly show. Let’s take a look at the big news from the last week!Some stats were released this week that showed the world’s most popular messaging apps. WhatsApp took home the crown and some apps, like Facebook Messenger, Viber, and WeChat, showed well in certain countries. Fun fact, ...

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Here are the videos you don’t want to miss this week – May 29, 2016

This week was a monumental one for Android Authority. Thanks to all of you, we have surpassed 2 million subscribers on our YouTube channel! Seriously, thank you so much! We will continue to bring you the best Android-related content on the web, and if you have any suggestions for us, please let us know.This week we brought you our hands-on ...

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HTC 10 International Giveaway!

Welcome to the Sunday Giveaway, the place where we giveaway a new Android phone or tablet each and every Sunday!A big congratulations to last week’s winner of the Galaxy S7 Edge giveaway: Dannie G. (Malawie). Enjoy your new S7 Edge!This week we are giving away the brand new HTC 10!With its 24 bit DAC, radically improved camera and all metal ...

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This Samsung 4K display was made specifically for VR

VR is all the hype in 2016. We have plenty of players on board, and Google has announced Daydream, which is a much improved successor to Cardboard. It seems the true VR wars are nearing and you can bet mobile giant Samsung will be a huge part of this battle.The Korean manufacturer is already a big player in VR, thanks to its Samsung Gear VR ...

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