Google offers new Project Fi subscribers $80 off any Fi-ready phone

  Google has reduced its Project Fi-ready phones for new subscribers, saving them $80. The money saved will be paid back as credit after device activation. The deal is ongoing until February 28.   Google is offering $80 off any Project Fi-ready phone when you pick up a new subscription. The deal is running until February 28 and ...

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Sony is changing the design of a phone expected to launch next weekend

Sony Xperia L2 Sony Mobile has made a request to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for one of its grants be dismissed due to a “design change.” The letter, dated February 7, was picked up by Xperia Blog and is believed to relate to one of the company’s upcoming flagships. This news arrives little over a week before MWC ...

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2018: the year OEMs perfect the mid-tier?

2017 was a special year for mid-tier Android phones. At the start of 2018, devices like the OnePlus 5T, Samsung Galaxy A8, and Honor View 10 offer features like near bezel-less displays, dual cameras, loads of RAM, and premium designs, all for around $500. These phones are not just special mid-tier phones, but special phones full-stop. This is ...

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BlackBerry Motion now available in more European countries

BlackBerry announced the Motion’s availability across countries in the European Union. A handful of accessories are also available alongside the phone. BlackBerry originally announced the Motion in October 2017, with the phone previously available in Canada, the U.S., and the Middle East. Already available in Canada, the U.S., the ...

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Google removes View Image button in image search results

Without any warning, Google removed the View Image button from image search results. Also removed is the “Search by Image” button, but the “Visit” button remains. The moves were made to deter image theft and encourage searchers to visit full pages instead of just the image. In a move that will no doubt frustrate many ...

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Google Assistant might be in 52 countries, 17 more languages this year

A leaked image from a slideshow presentation suggests Google has big plans for Assistant in 2018. If the image is to be believed, Assistant will be in 52 countries and 17 more languages by the end of the year. The leak should be taken with a large amount of salt, as some details are suspect. Right now, Google Assistant is only available in ...

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Alcatel 5, 3V and 1X to arrive February 24

Alcatel The official Alcatel Twitter account revealed three new phones that will arrive on February 24. The Alcatel 5, Alcatel 3V, and Alcatel 1X are budget-friendly phones with 18:9 displays and fingerprint readers on the back. Details are pretty firm on the Alcatel 5 and 3V, but the 1X is thin for information. We had a blast at CES 2018 ...

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