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Pixel 2 can activate a handy Google Assistant wizard to solve device problems

Pixel 2 can activate a handy Google Assistant wizard to solve device problems

A Google Assistant troubleshooter has been discovered on Pixel 2 phones running Android 8.1 that can help fix device issues.
Mighty Battles mixes Clash Royale strategy with FPS action on Google Play Store

Mighty Battles mixes Clash Royale strategy with FPS action on Google Play Store

Hothead Games, developer of the Kill Shot series, is ready to deploy its line-based strategy action game, Mighty Battles.
Deal: Save up to $150 on the Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact at eBay and Best Buy

Deal: Save up to $150 on the Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact at eBay and Best Buy

An eBay seller and Best Buy are currently offering the Xperia XZ1 Compact with a tasty discount that could save you up to $150.
Beyond 7nm – the race to 4nm is Samsung’s to lose

Beyond 7nm – the race to 4nm is Samsung’s to lose

Samsung is clearly ambitious in its plans to product 4nm chips by 2020, but early investments in EUV and GAAFET could indeed put the foundry ahead.
Duolingo finally adds Mandarin to its list of supported languages

Duolingo finally adds Mandarin to its list of supported languages

The popular education app has added the world's most spoken language to its course list.
Vivo V7 launched with 24 MP camera and bezel-less display

Vivo V7 launched with 24 MP camera and bezel-less display

The $300 smartphone arrives with a 5.7-inch HD+ screen and 83.6% display-to-body ratio.
Is Doogee gearing up to release a curved smartphone like the LG G Flex?

Is Doogee gearing up to release a curved smartphone like the LG G Flex?

Evan Blass has the scoop on the rumored smartphone, expected in 2018.
OnePlus 5T launch: Watch it live right here right now

OnePlus 5T launch: Watch it live right here right now

The OnePlus 5T is launching later today, and, if rumors are true, you’ll want to check it out.
Popular MMO Lineage 2: Revolution launches in the US

Popular MMO Lineage 2: Revolution launches in the US

Lineage 2: Revolution from Netmarble, which is already a huge hit in a number of countries in Asia, finally makes its way to North America and Europe today.
Some Pixel 2 devices bought from the Google Store seem to have locked-down bootloaders

Some Pixel 2 devices bought from the Google Store seem to have locked-down bootloaders

Google says its engineering teams are currently investigating the issue, though the only option for now seems to be to reach out to customer support.
Google Assistant gains support for more languages, new developer features

Google Assistant gains support for more languages, new developer features

Developers can now create apps that use Google Assistant in Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, and Indian English.
Google Allo brings ‘Selfie clips’ and admin controls in group chats

Google Allo brings ‘Selfie clips’ and admin controls in group chats

The latest update to Google Allo brings short video-messaging capabilities and gives you special admin powers when creating a group chat.
Sonic Forces: Speed Battle is now available on the Play Store

Sonic Forces: Speed Battle is now available on the Play Store

Sonic Forces: Speed Battle is now available to download from the Google Play Store. Can you outrun the live people you'll play against?
Google is rolling out new tools to make its job search tool more powerful

Google is rolling out new tools to make its job search tool more powerful

Google is making its job search tool even more powerful. The search giant is rolling out new options to make your search faster and easier.
Google Files Go: Who is it made for?

Google Files Go: Who is it made for?

Google's Files Go file manager is now in beta. Is the app the right choice for you? Who exactly is Google targeting with this app?
How to Add Flip Animations to your Android App

How to Add Flip Animations to your Android App

Flip animations can turn your app into a great visual experience. This tutorial explains how to add these simple animations to your app.
Google Maps is adding new icons and colors to help you find stuff faster

Google Maps is adding new icons and colors to help you find stuff faster

The new colors and icons in Google Maps are designed to let users know, for example, if a coffee shop or restaurant or gas station is nearby.
Best Samsung fitness trackers and smartwatches: What are your options?

Best Samsung fitness trackers and smartwatches: What are your options?

Samsung has a handful of wearables worth checking out. Here are the best Samsung fitness trackers you can buy.
Amazon launches Alexa, Prime Music, and trio of Echo devices in Canada

Amazon launches Alexa, Prime Music, and trio of Echo devices in Canada

Canadian residents can now use Alexa, but will have to wait until the first week of December to get their hands on Amazon's Echo devices.
You can now talk to Google Assistant on your Nexus Player

You can now talk to Google Assistant on your Nexus Player

Google is bringing Assistant to the former jewel in Android TV's crown, but how exactly it's being added is all a bit of a mystery.