How to customize the Samsung Galaxy S8’s Always On Display

One smartphone feature that’s been growing in popularity as of late is the Always On Display. Major phone manufacturers such as Samsung, LG, and Motorola have been including these display options on their phones for the past few years, and it’s no surprise that Samsung included it on the new Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus. See also:Samsung ...

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Deal: Snag a Google Home for just $114 from the Google Store ($15 off)

With Mother’s Day just around the corner (it’s Sunday, May 14, by the way), it’s time to start thinking about getting your mom a special gift for the big day. If you’re still struggling to find the right gift, perhaps this new promotion at the Google Store will help. From now until Saturday, May 13, you can pick up a ...

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Must read: top 10 Android stories

This week we reviewed Samsung DeX, the Sony Xperia XZs, and the new Garmin fenix 5. We also compared the top three voice assistants out right now, and talked about the Galaxy S8’s one big flaw. There’s a lot to catch up on, so here’s the news of the week! Who wants to win a Samsung Galaxy S8? The Samsung Galaxy S8 is one of ...

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Samsung Galaxy S8 International Giveaway!

Welcome to the Sunday Giveaway, the place where we giveaway a new Android phone each and every Sunday! Congratulations to last week’s Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Giveaway winner: Jorge V. (Portugal) This week we’re giving away a brand new Samsung Galaxy S8! Samsung’s new Galaxy S8 features a beautiful 18.5:9 Infinity display, ...

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Deal: Save $50 on BLU R1 Plus, pay just $110

The BLU R1 Plus was only just launched yesterday but it’s already on sale. Over at Amazon, for the next fifteen hours or so, you can pick up a BLU R1 Plus for $109.99 (that’s $50 off its normal price). Best Buy also has the R1 Plus at the same price but doesn’t have a scary countdown clock like Amazon. If a new phone shipping ...

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You can give the LG G6 a see-through back too

JerryRigEverything Zack Nelson from YouTube durability testing channel JerryRigEverything has responded to requests on social media to see if the same approach to creating a Galaxy S8 with a see-through back panel would also work on the LG G6. Turns out it does. Zack now has the world’s first clear LG G6 to go with his see-through Galaxy ...

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Amazon Alexa can now whisper or scold you

Amazon’s Alexa is already a daily interlocutor on your conversations but you may have occasionally found yourself wishing that talking to Alexa could be a little more… lifelike. Well, that time is now here. Amazon engineers have recently detailed additions they’ve made to the Speech Synthesis Markup Language that Alcxa uses, ...

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Huawei calls P10 memory substitution scandal a “wake up call”

Huawei’s mobile chief, Richard Yu, has admitted the exposure of the company’s memory substitution practices on the P10 were a “wake up call” that provided a “profound lesson”. Yu made the remarks in a letter initially shared internally with employees and later posted to his Weibo account, where he admits he responded ...

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