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Android Auto could soon see a redesigned Google Assistant

Android Auto got a pretty big redesign earlier this year, but now Google is considering updating the Google Assistant design for Android Auto. The current Android Auto animation and design for Google

Android 10 finally rolling out to Nokia 9 PureView

Android 10 is finally making its way to Nokia 9 PureView owners everywhere. If you haven’t gotten the update yet, you should get the notification soon, or you can try and trigger the update manually.

Google Assistant picks up some holiday tricks, makes it easy to track Santa all month long

Google is teaming up with the North Pole again this year, and they’re making it really easy to track Santa’s progress as we get closer to Christmas. There are tons of Google Assistant games to play,

Galaxy Note 10 Lite leaks, and it has a headphone jack

A brand new Samsung phone has leaked, and it’s something that I imagine quite a few people are going to be interested in. The purported Galaxy Note 10 Lite packs in nearly-flagship specs, which should

Pablo Escobar’s brother is making a folding phone priced at $350 (seriously)

Roberto Escobar, the infamous Pablo Escobar’s brother, has released an incredibly cheap folding phone. Priced at just $350, the plan is to undercut all of the major players in the smartphone industry

Here are the details about Qualcomm sending out driver updates on the Play Store

Qualcomm announced the Snapdragon 865 yesterday, bringing a whole new generation of mobile processing to smartphones. But the improved performance and better 5G connectivity isn’t the only thing to

[Deal] Save 20% on smartwatches and accessories in Misfit’s Christmas Countdown sale

Try as we may to refrain from using the C-word on TalkAndroid, there is no denying that Christmas Day is fast approaching. It doesn’t matter if you are on the naughty list though because regardless of

YouTube’s Rewind 2019 video is here for you to judge

You might remember the furore that YouTube caused by releasing the Rewind 2018 video that took just six days to become the most disliked video in the streaming service’s history. Depending on your

[Deal] Save up to $7 on these USB-C power cable multi-packs from CHOETECH

If you have a cat like who delights in chewing through power cables, or perhaps you are just in the habit of losing them (the cables, not the cat), CHOETECH has got you covered. You can grab a saving

The Android 10 OTA is now rolling out to Sony’s Xperia 1 and Xperia 5

With other brands in the midst of rolling out Android 10 updates to their flagship phones, Sony has jumped on the bandwagon to bring the latest version of Android to a couple of its most recently

Plex launches a free streaming service for movies and TV

Cord cutters rejoice – Plex has followed through on a September announcement that it would offer a free streaming service by the end of 2019. After initially teaming up with Warner Bros., thousands of

A battery powered Amazon Echo launches in India

Amazon’s Echo devices have proven very popular since debuting in 2015, allowing simple voice commands to activate Alexa and play music, control smart home devices and more. Almost all Echo products

Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 865 with 5G, better in-display fingerprint scanners, and more

Qualcomm has announced a slew of new technology at their annual conference, all of which should make 2020 a very exciting year. We’ve got improvements to existing processors and security technology,

The Motorola One Hyper is official with a pop-up selfie camera, notch-less display, and ridiculously quick charging*

Motorola has been fleshing out its ‘One’ series in 2019 with phones such as the One Zoom. The latest model is the One Hyper that was officially announced today with features such as a notch-less

Day 1 of Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Summit brings promises and hype for 2020 from carriers and smartphone brands

It’s that time of year where Qualcomm flies a bunch of tech people to Maui to ostensibly announce the latest Snapdragon chipsets and, as is customary in 2019, talk about the impact and future of 5G.

Google delays Pixel 4 security patch roll-out until next week to pack in more handset specific fixes

“O, December update, wherefore art thou December update?” If you are the owner of a Pixel 4 or 4 XL, you might be wondering why the December update hasn’t begun rolling out to your brand new phone.

Android 11 might stop turning off Bluetooth when you use airplane mode

Airplane mode is useful in a ton of situations, not the least of which is when you’re on an airplane and want to avoid serious battery drain because your smartphone is searching for a non-existent

Samsung banks on foldable devices with more to come in 2020

The Samsung Galaxy Fold might have gotten off to a rough start, but for the Korean tech giant, foldable phones are the future. Samsung has at least two more launching in 2020, with announcements

VLC 3.2 brings with it an upgraded interface and more

It’s no secret that VLC is one of the better media players that you can pick up. And now, it just got even better. With version 3.2 now rolling out, VLC is getting a revamped interface, as well as a

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is the most popular Android phone in half the US, Samsung still dominates the rest

Ookla, the company behind the most popular speedtest service on the planet, has some data about what Android phones are the most popular in the United States based on what phones are checking their