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[Deal Alert] Verizon Wear24 smartwatch is just $49.99 again on eBay

[Deal Alert] Verizon Wear24 smartwatch is just $49.99 again on eBay

The Verizon Wear24 is definitely one of the more interesting Wear smartwatches out there. Announced on the same day as the LG Watch Style and Watch Sport, it took three months to go on sale, four
Essential Phone's Android P Developer Preview updated with several fixes

Essential Phone's Android P Developer Preview updated with several fixes

Essential is in trouble. The PH-1 didn't do too well for a number of reasons, though it was significantly improved upon with consistent and quick updates. Even in its current situation, the company is
[Deal Alert] Samsung's new DeX Pad is down to $80 ($20 off) on Amazon

[Deal Alert] Samsung's new DeX Pad is down to $80 ($20 off) on Amazon

The Galaxy S9 and S9+ debuted with the DeX Pad, a revised version of last year's DeX Station that with a different form factor. If its $99.99 MSRP was a little too dear for you, perhaps the $20
Oxygen OS 5.0.3 for OnePlus 3/3T brings Face Unlock, several launcher changes, and more

Oxygen OS 5.0.3 for OnePlus 3/3T brings Face Unlock, several launcher changes, and more

With the 5T, OnePlus introduced its own version of face unlock, aptly named 'Face Unlock." Thanks to its sheer speed, it quickly became a hit. Owners of older OnePlus devices begged for it to be added

The Wolf Among Us 2 delayed to 2019

Telltale Games released The Wolf Among Us in 2013, with a handful of ports (including an Android version) arriving the following year. It received positive reviews from critics, and remains one of the
5 of our favorite tech sales, discounts, and deals this week

5 of our favorite tech sales, discounts, and deals this week

The weekend has arrived, and that spells time to relax, unwind, and focus on really enjoying yourself. Those of you in the States may be gearing up for a big Memorial Day party, braving supermarket
Twitter introduces profile labels for US midterm general election candidates, political campaigning policy

Twitter introduces profile labels for US midterm general election candidates, political campaigning policy

After the 2016 US election, social media services have felt increasing pressure to improve the integrity and quality of information its users discover in their ecosystems. This week, Twitter announced
Android tablets coming to taxis in New York City

Android tablets coming to taxis in New York City

Android tablets may be dying out in the consumer market, but you might be seeing more of them if you live in New York. Curb Mobility announced on Thursday that its fleet of NYC taxis will soon be
Google Lens is rolling out in French, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish

Google Lens is rolling out in French, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish

Google Lens' availability has been expanding ever since its first announcement. Although it started as an exclusive for Pixel owners in Google Photos, it quickly showed up in Assistant too, then
Here are all the devices that support Qualcomm Quick Charge 4/4+ [Continuously Updated]

Here are all the devices that support Qualcomm Quick Charge 4/4+ [Continuously Updated]

It's definitely hard to keep up with all the different quick charging technologies. Most flagships use Qualcomm Quick Charge, some (like the Pixels) use USB-PD, and a few others use custom tech like
Another T-Mobile website bug allowed anyone to access customer info using just a phone number

Another T-Mobile website bug allowed anyone to access customer info using just a phone number

T-Mobile customers: Your data has been put at risk by your carrier, once again. In what seems like copypasta at this point, a security researcher recently found a bug in a publicly discoverable
Google app v8.5 beta prepares to enable Continued Conversation mode, but possibly just for Google Home [APK Teardown]

Google app v8.5 beta prepares to enable Continued Conversation mode, but possibly just for Google Home [APK Teardown]

Google has been progressively enhancing its speech-related technologies for years, starting in the early days with mostly straightforward commands before aiming much higher with natural language
[Update: Going live] Google One app arrives on the Play Store, but the service isn't live just yet [APK Download]

[Update: Going live] Google One app arrives on the Play Store, but the service isn't live just yet [APK Download]

Update 1: 2018/05/26 2:37am PDT Emails are starting to go out to some users stating that their Drive plans have been transitioned to the new Google One. Thanks, Michael! Google recently announced
Google Assistant starts consolidating all your reservations and purchases in one place

Google Assistant starts consolidating all your reservations and purchases in one place

It seems that every couple of weeks, there's a change to the way information is displayed in Google Assistant, its Explore page, or its Settings. When it comes to the latter, we've seen an empty
President Trump says ZTE must change management and pay $1.3 billion for sanctions to be dropped

President Trump says ZTE must change management and pay $1.3 billion for sanctions to be dropped

The ZTE saga just keeps going... and going... and going. After the United States Department of Commerce banned ZTE from importing US-made components, due to the company violating an agreement it made
Some Android devices from ZTE, Archos, and others shipping with 'Cosiloon' malware

Some Android devices from ZTE, Archos, and others shipping with 'Cosiloon' malware

ZTE is currently fighting with the US government to lift a trade ban, while federal intelligence committees accuse the company of spying on US consumers. It looks like the ZTE might be in even more
Samsung ordered to pay $538 million in Apple patent retrial ruling

Samsung ordered to pay $538 million in Apple patent retrial ruling

A new development in the patent case that absolutely will not die: a California jury has ruled in favor of Apple, and Samsung is to pay damages to the tune of $538 million for violations primarily of
Google and Facebook are already being accused of violating GDPR laws

Google and Facebook are already being accused of violating GDPR laws

The new GDPR rules have barely been in effect for more than a few hours, but Google and Facebook are already being hit with a complaint for failing to comply with the regulation's requirements.
PayPal will soon integrate across all of your Google services with a single sign-in

PayPal will soon integrate across all of your Google services with a single sign-in

PayPal's partnership with Google is "deepening" (as the company puts it) to allow making PayPal payments simpler across Google's multiple products. Soon, adding PayPal as a payment method to one
[Deal Alert] Get $300 off the Note 8 or Galaxy S9/S9+ at Best Buy when you set up an installment plan

[Deal Alert] Get $300 off the Note 8 or Galaxy S9/S9+ at Best Buy when you set up an installment plan

Samsung's latest smartphones are quite nice, but they're also painfully expensive. Even when you split up the payments monthly, a $1,000 phone can put a dent in your bank account. Best Buy has a