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Huawei Matebook X Pro

A new Windows alternative could launch on PCs later this year

Huawei has developed a new operating system to be used in its desktops and laptops, and it could launch later this year.
Comparison of Google Pixel 8 and 8a.

Best Google Pixel Prime Day deals: Phones, watches, earbuds

Samsung Galaxy S24 (left) and Google Pixel 8 in hand.

Best Prime Day smartphone deals: iPhone, Pixel, Galaxy

Google Gemini running on an Android phone.

Google Gemini is now a lot more helpful on Android phones

The Pixel Watch on a person's wrist.

The Google Pixel Watch 3 price leaked, and it’s bad

The front of the Amazon Kindle Fire Max 11 with the keyboard case.

My favorite Android tablet is a huge Prime Day 2024 bargain

NCC photo of Pixel 9 Pro Fold.

The entire Google Pixel 9 series just leaked. Here’s what the phones look like

A person using the S Pen stylus with the Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra.

One UI 7 might be Samsung’s biggest smartphone update in years

A person holding the Google Pixel 8 Pro.

The Google Pixel 9’s camera specs leaked, and they sound phenomenal

A rendered image of the OnePlus Pad 2 tablet.

The exciting OnePlus Pad 2 puts the Pixel Tablet to shame

Someone holding a Google Pixel Fold in hand.

I have a love-hate relationship with the Google Pixel Fold

The side of the Samsung Galaxy Ring.

Does the Samsung Galaxy Ring work with the iPhone?

A render of the Up Mobile smartphone.

An absurd new phone is coming to crush the iPhone and Android

A new smartphone with Web3, blockchain, and AI technology is coming to take on the might of Apple and Android later this year.
The Google Pixel 8's screen.

5 reasons why you should not buy the Google Pixel 8

The Google Pixel 8 is a great phone — but you shouldn't buy one. Here are five reasons why you shouldn't buy the Google Pixel 8 in 2024.
The Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra and S Pen stylus on its screen.

Best Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra deals: Get Samsung’s flagship for $300

If you're planning to buy the top-of-the-line model of Samsung's current lineup of flagship smartphones, check out the best Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra deals.
The Google Pixel 8 on a table showing the screen.

Best Google Pixel 8 deals: Get the latest Pixel for free

The Google Pixel 8 is a great mid-range smartphone and it's also highly affordable. Here's where you can find the best Google Pixel 8 deals.
Apps on the Motorola Razr Plus.

Two of 2023’s best Motorola phones are finally getting Android 14

Motorola is pretty slow at rolling out software updates. Thankfully, two of the company's best phones from 2023 are now finally receiving Android 14.
Samsung Galaxy S23 FE Mint Green color along with a Samsung notebook and a cermaic bowl with lemons.

5 phones you should buy instead of the Samsung Galaxy S23 FE

The Samsung Galaxy S23 FE is a $600 smartphone that offers several great features. However, there are five great alternatives worth considering.
A person holding the CMF Phone 1.

I used the CMF Phone 1, and it’s 2024’s best smartphone bargain

Looking for a new bargain Android phone? The CMF Phone 1 is what you want. Best of all, it's so much more than just another cheap phone.
A top view of someone wearing the Google Pixel Watch 2.

Two big upgrades were just confirmed for the Google Pixel Watch 3

The Google Pixel Watch 3 is coming soon. And thanks to a recent FCC listing, we've just learned about two new features coming to the smartwatch.
Google Maps on the Asus Zenfone 11 Ultra.

How to fake the GPS location on your iPhone or Android phone

Want to pretend you're somewhere you're not? Check out our handy guide on faking out your iPhone or Android phone's GPS location.
The Nike Globe watch face on the Apple Watch Series 9.

Best smartwatch deals: Samsung, Google, Apple, Fitbit, and Garmin

Check out our recommendations of the best smartwatch deals if you're thinking about buying a wearable device. There are other discounts, but you need to hurry.
Galaxy S22 Ultra and iPhone 13 Pro cameras seen from the back.

Best phone deals: Save on the iPhone, Galaxy Z Fold 5, and more

In order to make your search for savings on a new phone more convenient we've rounded up the best phone deals, which include Apple, Samsung, and Google devices.
The back of the Google Pixel 8a.

The Google Pixel 8a may not get one of Android 15’s coolest features

Did you just purchase a Google Pixel 8a? Are you looking forward to all of the new features in Android 15? We may have some bad news.
Android Duo

How to make a song your ringtone on an Android phone

Want to add some personal flair to your incoming calls? Here's how to set any song as a ringtone on your Android smartphone.
A person holding the Google Pixel 8a

Update your Google Pixel phone right now to fix a big security issue

If you have a Google Pixel device, then you should update it right now to address a major security flaw. Here's why.
A person holding the Google Pixel 8, showing the back of the phone.

The Google Pixel 9 just appeared again in a surprising new leak

Barbie could be first in line for the upcoming Google Pixel 9 if a new leak turns out to be true. "I'm Just Ken" might also be on board.
The Amazon Fire Max 11 and Poco Pad in their keyboard cases.

I put two cheap Android tablets head-to-head. This is the one to buy

The Amazon Fire Max 11 is almost a year old but still a great buy. Can it take on a new reasonably priced Android tablet with a keyboard?
The Google Pixel 6 Pro, Pixel 6, and Pixel 6a all lined up on a wooden desk.

There’s something seriously wrong with the Google Pixel 6

Do you have a Google Pixel 6, Pixel 6 Pro, or Pixel 6a? If so, you should be careful about how you use it right now.
A person holding the Amazon Kindle Fire Max 11

Amazon made a brilliant Android tablet you should actually buy

Amazon's Fire Max 11 takes the Fire tablet range in a brave new direction, and our extensive review examines if the strategy has worked.
A render of the Google Pixel 9 smartphone in black.

The Google Pixel 9 may steal a key iPhone 16 Pro feature

The upcoming Google Pixel 9 and Apple iPhone 16 phones could have a big feature in common. New phones are set to begin arriving next month.
Pixel 4 running Android 11 beta

The best data recovery apps for Android

Losing important files or data is never much fun, but fortunately, we've compiled a list of the best applications for Android data recovery available right now.
Vivo Pad 3

This new Android tablet is everything I wish the 2024 iPad Air was

Apple's newest iPad Air is a fantastic tablet. However, this new Android tablet from Vivo looks even better.
The front of the Amazon Kindle Fire Max 11 with its keyboard case.

One year later, Amazon still makes one of the best Android tablets you can get

The Amazon Fire Max 11 is still one of the best Android tablets, even with its little foibles, as I found out revisiting it a year into its life.

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