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Option to save Call Screen audio disappears on some Pixels (Update: Coming back)

Option to save Call Screen audio disappears on some Pixels (Update: Coming back)

Update 1: 2020/02/14 2:28pm PST We're still not sure why Google disabled Call Screen audio recording as it did, but whatever the reasons were, Google seems to have had a change of heart, as
Pixel 3 XL is $399 in Limited Time Deal ($500 Off)

Pixel 3 XL is $399 in Limited Time Deal ($500 Off)

One of the best Pixel 3 XL deals to date just showed up at B&H Photo as a $500 discount that drops the phone to $399. Normally $899, this is an incredible deal on the previous generation Pixel
Option to save Call Screen audio disappears on some Pixels

Option to save Call Screen audio disappears on some Pixels

Automatic Call Screening arrived as a feature for the Pixel 4 with the very first Pixel Feature Drop, before rolling out more widely just this month to all Pixels. However, another feature that landed
Automatic Call Screen starts rolling out to the Pixel 3, 3a, Pixel 2 and original Pixel (Updated)

Automatic Call Screen starts rolling out to the Pixel 3, 3a, Pixel 2 and original Pixel (Updated)

Update 1: 2020/02/06 9:25am PST Pixel 2 Update 2: 2020/02/06 2:44pm PST 2016 Pixels and Pixel 3a Late last year, Google promised that the Pixel 4's automatic Call Screening feature would be
Pixel Owners, How’s the February Update?

Pixel Owners, How’s the February Update?

Google was quick with the February Android update for Pixel phones yesterday, making it available over-the-air almost immediately. If you “checked for updates,” you should have been able to pull your
February 2020 patches for Pixel devices are live

February 2020 patches for Pixel devices are live

You know what time it is—that's right, it's time for Pixel patches. After a rough end to 2019, Google's Pixel team has now managed to get the first two patches of 2020 out the door on time. All Pixel
February 2020 Android Security Update Now Available for Pixel Devices

February 2020 Android Security Update Now Available for Pixel Devices

Moving along swiftly through 2020, we have the arrival of yet another security patch for Google Pixel phones, including the Pixel 2, Pixel 3, Pixel 3a, and Pixel 4. This latest Android update is the
Call Recording in Google’s Phone App Looks Like This

Call Recording in Google’s Phone App Looks Like This

When we told you a couple of weeks ago that the Google Phone app would soon be able to record incoming and outgoing calls, we weren’t sure we would see the feature arrive so quickly. But thanks to a
Google Created a Sweet New Way to Flash Android Builds Through a Browser

Google Created a Sweet New Way to Flash Android Builds Through a Browser

The Android Flash Tool is here. Getting the newest updates on a Google Pixel phones hasn’t always been the easiest process. You could hope that the “Check for updates” button works this month, wait
Weirdest Thing About Google Pixel Phones is Lack of a Pro Camera Mode

Weirdest Thing About Google Pixel Phones is Lack of a Pro Camera Mode

For all the complaints about Google Pixel phones, like their prices, lack of matching specs to other phones, or design quirks , there’s still one area that leaves me scratching my head with every new
Did You Get the January Android Update on Your Pixel Phone?

Did You Get the January Android Update on Your Pixel Phone?

Something weird happened this week. Google posted factory image and OTA files for the January 2020 Pixel update and I didn’t have to sideload either one. Instead, I opened up settings, tapped on the
January 2020 patches land for Google Pixels, including low-brightness fix for Pixel 4 XL

January 2020 patches land for Google Pixels, including low-brightness fix for Pixel 4 XL

Update 1: 2020/01/06 3:26pm PST Gamma at the lowest brightness level seems slightly improved, but the display on the Pixel 4 XL still tints a bit green at lower brightness levels. Personally, I had
January 2020 Android Security Update Now Available for Pixel Devices (Updated)

January 2020 Android Security Update Now Available for Pixel Devices (Updated)

First Android update of 2020! The new year is here and so is the first monthly Android update from Google. We have updates for all of Google’s currently supported Pixel phones, and it appears as if
Not Getting Timely Google Pixel Updates? Sideload Them.

Not Getting Timely Google Pixel Updates? Sideload Them.

One of the biggest benefits to owning one of Google’s Pixel phones is the access to quick, monthly updates. At least, that’s supposed to be the case. In the past couple of months, and randomly
Google's December 'feature drop' feels more like a 'feature drip,' patch still missing on many Pixel phones (Update: Cumulative update planned)

Google's December 'feature drop' feels more like a 'feature drip,' patch still missing on many Pixel phones (Update: Cumulative update planned)

Update 1: 2020/01/01 11:31am PST New 'joint' cumulative update planned Google announced the Android December security patch with much fanfare, calling it the first quarterly "Pixel feature drop"
Pixel 3 Getting Joint January and December Update in Coming Days After Delay

Pixel 3 Getting Joint January and December Update in Coming Days After Delay

The last two months have not been typical Google months in terms of timely security updates. We saw delays to the first two Pixel 4 updates after the phone launched and appear to be under a similar
Google's December 'feature drop' feels more like a 'feature drip,' patch still missing on many Pixel phones

Google's December 'feature drop' feels more like a 'feature drip,' patch still missing on many Pixel phones

Google announced the Android December security patch with much fanfare, calling it the first quarterly "Pixel feature drop" that adds new system capabilities and app functions to all Android
Pixel 3 With 120Hz Display Could Have Been Fun, Awkward

Pixel 3 With 120Hz Display Could Have Been Fun, Awkward

The Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL are the first form Google to feature displays with a higher refresh rate (90Hz). It’s the feature for each that you can’t help but highlight when talking about either phone.
As Samsung, OnePlus Get Quicker at Updates, Google’s Pixel Loses a Selling Point

As Samsung, OnePlus Get Quicker at Updates, Google’s Pixel Loses a Selling Point

Ask anyone why they own one of Google’s Pixel phones and you’ll get a short list of items that stick around from device to device. They will say that they love the camera and that it’s the best in the
DEAL: Refurbished Pixel 3 Devices for as Low as $289 From Woot!

DEAL: Refurbished Pixel 3 Devices for as Low as $289 From Woot!

Over on the Woot!, you can pick up a “scratch & dent” refurbished Pixel 3 or Pixel 3 XL for pretty cheap right now, but of course, that’s because these aren’t brand new phones. The scratch &