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The Essential phone is one sturdy beast

The Essential phone is one sturdy beast

Andy Rubin, the quintessential mouthpiece for Essential, has made a lot of promises regarding his startup’s first ever smartphone. In some cases, especially in terms of shipping date, the Essential

Audiobooks now available on Kobo mobile apps

While Amazon is the default ebook retailer and ebook reader manufacturer that most people go to, there are still other players out there that have a steady following. One of those is Kobo, which was

Harman CEO: AI speaker collab with Samsung will outdo competition

It’s been a few months since Samsung acquired audio and car electronics maker Harman, but we haven’t seen anything specific that they’re working on together since March. But now it looks like the
Facebook metrics questioned after census data reveals discrepancy

Facebook metrics questioned after census data reveals discrepancy

Facebook‘s user data is being called into question (again) after an analyst noticed that the social network’s metrics don’t add up with U.S. census data. Of note, Facebook claims to have more reach in

YouTube Live now has ultra-low latency option for easier moderation

There are YouTube Live users who actually use the platform to interact with their fans or viewers. But sometimes, there is a lag between the comments appearing on your screen and your actual live

HP Pro 8 Tablet with Voice debuts in India, ready for more outdoor use

HP isn’t exactly the top brand when it comes to Android devices but we can rely on it when we’re talking about Chromebooks. The company isn’t giving up though as it is still ready with a new tablet.
Gigaboom ultra-rugged Bluetooth speaker is bulletproof and crushproof

Gigaboom ultra-rugged Bluetooth speaker is bulletproof and crushproof

A new speaker has arrived on the crowdfunding website Kickstarter, and it claims to be more durable than just about any other consumer-tier speaker on the market. According to the team behind

Asus ZenPad 10 tablet to receive Nougat update from Verizon

The Asus ZenPad 10 tablet can be considered a standard series offering from the Taiwanese tech giant. Two new variants were launched recently at the Computex a few months ago and now the Verizon
Philips 276E8FJAB QHD 27-inch monitor: slim bezels and bright colors

Philips 276E8FJAB QHD 27-inch monitor: slim bezels and bright colors

Philips has taken the wraps off its latest display, the 276E8FJAB. This 27-inch monitor features a QHD resolution and an IPS panel, as well as the maker’s own Ultra Wide-Color tech. Philips promises

Lords of Waterdeep is a turn-based strategy game based on Dungeons & Dragons

If you’re a fan of the whole Dungeons & Dragons gameplay system, here’s one D&D-based board game that has now made it to Android. This one is called “Lords of Waterdeep”, adapted to mobile
Kobo gets audiobooks in latest push against Amazon

Kobo gets audiobooks in latest push against Amazon

When it comes to ebooks, most people still think of Amazon. The Internet company has long dominated the online publishing market, having been the driving force behind the rise of ereaders and digital

Here’s how to enable Live Drawings on your non-Note 8 Samsung smartphone

Samsung’s latest Galaxy Note 8 is keeping the flame of the Note series alive. No, it doesn’t mean there’s overheating or battery explosion but the new Note is the South Korean tech giant’s chance to
Twitter Night Mode arrives for everyone on desktop

Twitter Night Mode arrives for everyone on desktop

Following a test of the feature that had it appearing for only some users, Twitter has officially launched its Night Mode for everyone on its desktop website. The feature, which turns the screen dark

Tizen 3.0 OS update coming to the Samsung Gear S3

The Samsung Gear S3 series has been around for over a year. We saw the Frontier model in 2016 and we thought it’s ideal for sports and the active lifestyle. It was introduced during the IFA last year

Learn how to develop Android apps that are optimized for Oreo — Just $15 [DEALS]

The Android O and Java Developer Mastery Course, offered at over 90% off the regular price, can turn virtually anyone into a cutting edge app developer.With over 31 hours of training, students will
iOS 11 developer beta 10 released as Apple Event approaches

iOS 11 developer beta 10 released as Apple Event approaches

In under a week, Apple will finally make the next iPhone – a device we’ve all been talking about for months – official. Along with that iPhone reveal will come the launch of iOS 11, but before that
Roku launches its own channel with free ad-supported movies

Roku launches its own channel with free ad-supported movies

Roku has announced the launch of its own channel, one that is, appropriately, called ‘The Roku Channel.’ This channel provides free movies for all Roku users located in the US, though it is supported

The LG V30’s wonderful camera app ported to the LG G6, root needed

LG’s latest flagship phablet, the LG V30 is more camera-centric than the smaller LG G6. That’s not to say that the G6’s camera is not competent, it’s just that the V30 highlights this feature more.
Epson LS100 is an ultra short-throw projector for home theaters

Epson LS100 is an ultra short-throw projector for home theaters

Typically a projector must be mounted at least several feet from the screen, meaning home and apartment owners often have to mount the projector on one wall and the screen on a different wall. That’s
Plex Live TV and DVR launches support for Amazon Fire TV

Plex Live TV and DVR launches support for Amazon Fire TV

Cord cutters using Plex Live TV and DVR received a happy bit of news today. Plex announced today that Live TV and DVR have come to Amazon Fire TV, giving you another option for streaming your