Mar 24th - The Galaxy S8 is shaping up to be a device like no other. The phone’s tiny bezels give the phone a unique aspect ratio and if you were curious to see how the phone would compare in size against the competition, a new video is giving us a look.
Mar 24th - When Hangouts first launched, Google had given users the option of sticking with Google Talk for their instant messaging needs, but starting today — Google Talk is officially being shut down.
Mar 23rd - Google is sending out emails to G Suite admins letting them know that they’ll be ending SMS support in Hangouts on May 22nd. The changes wont affect Google Voice users, but Google will be urging everyone else to use a different app to handle SMS on their device.
Mar 23rd - A leaked Target ad is showing the retailer throwing in a free Gear VR and $100 gift card with every Samsung Galaxy S8 pre-order (and subsequent activation). That’s one hell of a deal.
Mar 23rd - Facebook Messenger is adding more features to their app and blazing past the competition. It’s going to be real hard for Allo to catch up at this point.
Mar 23rd - Samsung has teamed up with renowned watch designer, Yvan Arpa, to show off three concept watches based on the Gear S3 at Baselword 2017. One of them is a Gear S3 smart pocket watch hybrid. No, it’s not April yet.
Mar 22nd - Google has been charging $200 for the ASUS OnHub router in the Google Store, but today it has marked down the price from $199 to $129.
Mar 22nd - Google has announced that Duo will be receiving an audio-only call option, but the feature will initially only be available for users in Brazil. Rest of the world in the coming days.
Mar 22nd - Google Photos is adding a new feature that can backup low quality photos when a slow cellular connection is available, replacing it with higher quality versions when connected to WiFi.
Mar 22nd - Whether you want to keep track of guests as they arrive at your place, engaging in sketchy Craigslist meetups, Tinder hookups, whatever — sometimes it’s just nice to know where someone is without having to ping them every step of the way. Google Maps latest feature finally makes this possible with real-time location sharing.
Pokémon GO’s latest event sees an increase in water-types for everyone, Lapras for water biomes, and more
Mar 22nd - Pokemon GO’s latest event kicks off today at 1PM (PT) and sees an increase of water-type spawns for everyone — no matter where you live — and increased Lapras chances near water biomes.
Mar 21st - We already know the Samsung Galaxy S8 will have a very unique aspect ration thanks to its extremely small bezels. A new leak shows us some of the phone’s screen resolution settings: HD+, FHD+, and WQHD+.
Mar 21st - We heard rumors that Samsung could introduce a Microsoft Contiuum-like feature for the upcoming Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus. Today we finally have more concrete evidence thanks to a leaked image and spec sheet for the S8’s upcoming desktop dock.
Mar 21st - Sony helped Google improve wireless audio quality in Android O thanks to their LDAC audio coding technology. Sony’s technology allows for drastically higher bitrates to be transferred over Bluetooth and while all Android OEMs can now take advantage of this, there’s just one small catch…
Mar 21st - Android O’s got a brand new Ambient Display lockscreen. For a quick look at the new redesign and how it works, check out the post.