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Computing

Can two operating systems coexist? The Pixel Slate thinks so

The Pixel Slate is a 2-in-1 device like no other. It’s not the most polished product we’ve ever used, but Google has laid the foundation for letting mobile and desktop software live side-by-side in peace.
Mobile

Samsung supplier allegedly tried to steal company’s flexible display tech

Samsung's upcoming flexible phone could change the smartphone forever, but others seem to want a piece of the pie too. In fact, a Samsung supplier recently attempted to steal and sell Samsung's flexible display technology -- and got caught.
Mobile

How to take great photos with the Pixel 3, the best camera phone around

You’ve scored yourself a new Google Pixel 3 or Pixel 3 XL, and you want to take advantage of that incredible camera. We’ve got everything you need to know right here about how to snap the best photos with your Pixel 3.
Wearables

Casio's latest Pro Trek Wear OS smartwatch will be available in January

Casio continues to refine its Pro Trek Wear OS activity smartwatch. The WSD-F30 adds several new features, including another new battery-saving mode that makes great use of the dual-screen technology. Here's everything you need to know.
Mobile

Sirin Labs’ Finney is no token effort — it’s a full-fledged crypto-phone

The Sirin Labs Finney phone is unusual, as rather than being centered on the camera or a bezel-less design, it's all about cryptocurrencies and the Blockchain, and that makes it about as cutting-edge as tech gets.
Mobile

Oppo will unfurl its folding smartphone at the 2019 Mobile World Conference

Chinese manufacturer Oppo has confirmed that it is working on a folding smartphone, and that it will be shown off at MWC 2019. Here's everything we know about an Oppo folding smartphone.
Mobile

How to root Android phones or tablets (and unroot them)

Wondering whether to root your Android smartphone or stick with stock Android? Perhaps you’ve decided to do it and you just need to know how? Here, you'll find an explanation and a quick guide on how to root Android devices.
Mobile

Google Assistant adds new features to help get you through the holiday rush

The holidays are great, but can quickly become hectic. That's why Google has conveniently debuted a handful of new Google Assistant features to help keep your spirits up. But don't worry, they're also useful all-year around.
Computing

Chromebook vs. laptop: Which OS wins the battle for your mobile computer?

Chromebooks run a totally different operating system, one that favors those who prefer Google and Android services. Let's take a look at Chromebooks versus laptops, and if buying one is right for you.
Mobile

Google opens up its wireless service to more devices, rebrands it to 'Google Fi'

Google's wireless service known as Project Fi, now goes by the name of Google Fi. The company also announced the service is now compatible with a majority of Android phones, as well as iPhones. Here's everything you need to know about…
Mobile

Google Pixel 3 vs. Samsung Galaxy S9: Which smaller Android flagship is best?

If you're shopping for a new Android smartphone and you want something manageable, then the best of Samsung and Google must be on your radar. But which is better? Google's Pixel 3 or Samsung's Galaxy S9? Find out as we compare them.
Mobile

LG's folding smartphone may look like an established piece of folding tech

LG may show off a folding smartphone during CES 2019, making it the latest device manufacturer to be linked with the technology, which may become one of the standout designs of the coming year.
Mobile

5G is a battery killer, but one company has a secret weapon

MediaTek has spoken to Digital Trends about its plans for 5G, after admitting it was too slow in adopting 4G LTE, confirming it has no intention of missing out on its replacement. The company's strategy is daring, and differs from its…
Mobile

The man responsible for LG’s TV success is now in charge of its mobile division

LG has made a key change at the top of its mobile division, bringing in a so-called "turnaround expert" to return the struggling unit to former glories. He takes over the role in December.
Product Review

Apple and Microsoft wish they could make a 2-in-1 as good as the Pixel Slate

The Pixel Slate is Google’s answer to the iPad Pro and Surface Pro 6. With Chrome OS and Android at its disposal, the Pixel Slate is a device that has the potential to be the most convincing 2-in-1 device ever made.
Mobile

FCC filing reveals next year's budget superstar: The Moto G7 Play

The Moto G6 range is still relatively new to the market, but rumors have already started about the Moto G7, which is expected some time in 2019. Apparently, a G7 Power version will be joining the G7, G7 Play, and G7 Plus.
Product Review

Like neon running shorts, the Huawei Band 3 Pro is all function, no fashion

Huawei’s latest fitness tracker is the Huawei Band 3 Pro. At $70, it features built-in GPS, a heart-rate sensor, and can track your sleep patterns. But with very few differences from its predecessor, is it worth the upgrade? Let’s take…
Mobile

Google Maps makes reviews more useful with hashtag support

In its latest grab from the world of social media, Google Maps now supports hashtags in reviews for businesses. The feature currently works for Android only, though the hashtags can be added to old reviews as well as new ones.