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How to navigate with the AR mode in Google Maps to find your way

Got turned around? Not sure which direction to head? Google Maps now has an augmented reality (AR) mode that lets you use your phone's camera to find which way to go. It's a feature that's exclusive to Google's Pixel phones first.
Music

Here's our head-to-head comparison of Pandora and Spotify

Which music streaming platform is best for you? We pit Spotify versus Pandora, two mighty streaming services with on-demand music and massive catalogs, comparing every facet of the two services to help you decide which is best.
Digital Trends Live

Digital Trends Live: Google I/O Conference preview, Android Q, and more

On this episode of DT Live, we discuss midrange Pixel devices, a Microsoft Build '19 recap, Alexa's rollout into 60,000 devices, Samsung's cancellation of the Fold, and a preview of the live Google I/O watch party.
Mobile

Google I/O 2019: Here’s everything we saw, from Android Q to midrange Pixels

Well that's all she wrote folks. Google I/O 2019's keynote is over, and with it, we know the major announcements for this part of the year. From all-new Pixel phones, to more Android Q, here's everything we saw.
Mobile

The Google Pixel 3 is now available from T-Mobile and compatible with Visible

Google finally unveiled the new Google Pixel 3 and Google Pixel 3 XL, arguably the best Android phones currently available. Now that they're official, you might be wondering how to get them for yourself.
Mobile

Google Maps will let you enter Incognito Mode, and it won’t store your data

Google now allows users to manage how long Google stores their data, and the company added an Incognito Mode to Maps. When that feature is active, location information won't be stored to your Google account.
Deals

Walmart drops deals on Fitbit Versa and Charge 3 smartwatches for Mother’s Day

Is your mother trying to get in better shape this summer, and looking for a fitness tracker? If so, Walmart has just dropped some great deals on three Fitbit models, saving you as much as $30 on the Fitbit Alta, Versa smartwatch, and Charge…
Mobile

Google Pixel 3a XL vs Pixel 3 XL vs Pixel 2 XL: Which big Pixel is best for you?

If you're wondering what Google has done to trim down the price for the new Pixel 3a XL, then we have the answers right here. Find out exactly what this phone's made of as we compare it to the Pixel 3 XL and the Pixel 2 XL.
Photography

As AR heads to Google search, Lens learns to translate, add tips, and more

Google Lens can soon help you decide what to eat by scanning the menu, then calculate the tip with one look at the receipt. Translation options are also expanding for Lens, while augmented reality tools will be built into search results.
Mobile

Next-generation Google Assistant runs in real time on your phone

We got an exciting sneak peek at the next-generation Google Assistant that will run on local phones, enabling swift responses to your requests without the need for a network connection. There's also a new Driving Mode and more.
Mobile

The Pixel 3 is getting a time-warping new feature and a lot more availability

Google's latest flagships, the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, are now available. Here's everything we know about the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. The Time Lapse mode from the Pixel 3a range will also be coming to the Pixel 3.
Mobile

Google Pixel 3a vs Pixel 3a XL: What’s the difference and which best suits you?

If you're tempted by Google's affordable phone duo, we don't blame you, but the question is: Which one do you go for? Find out how the Google Pixel 3a and 3a XL measure up as we compare them and point out the differences.
Photography

At half the price, how does the Pixel 3a camera stack up to the Google Pixel 3?

Google's Pixel 3 is the reigning king of smartphone photography, particularly in the U.S., where the Huawei P30 Pro isn't available. But now you can get the same Pixel 3 camera experience at half the price with Google's Pixel 3a.
Mobile

The Google Pixel 3a is a slap in the face for people who bought the Pixel 3

Google’s Pixels are known for their strong software and cameras, but the price of the Pixel 3 was hard to stomach. Enter the Pixel 3a, phones that give you the best of the Pixel 3 at just half the price. Why should you pay more?
Product Review

A class-leading camera at half the price? Just buy the Pixel 3a already

The Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL are Google’s latest phones, and their key selling point is that they bring the same exact software and camera experience from the Pixel 3 and 3 XL to a much lower price point -- $399 and $479.
Mobile

The 2019 Google Play Awards honor self-care apps and alien-blasting games

Google has announced the winners of its annual Google Play Awards, and it's honoring some of the best of the best out there, from self-care apps, to gorgeous games that reward you for blowing up aliens.
Product Review

Fitbit schmitbit. Garmin's new fitness tracker makes step counters look archaic

Garmin's Forerunner 945 has a feature list that is seemingly endless. This bulleted list looks good on paper, but does it translate into real-world performance? We spent some time with the Forerunner 945 to find out.
Social Media

Twitter: Now you can jazz up your retweets with GIFs, photos, and videos

Twitter for Android, iOS, and its mobile site now lets you add GIFs, photos, and videos to retweets. The feature, which the company said people have been asking for, can be enabled in a few quick taps.