The "Google Phone" sounded too awesome to pass up, so I bought a G1. The rest is history. And yes, I know my name isn't Wilson.
Oct 20th - Google has identified a fix for the Pixel’s SMS issues, but you’ll have to wait a bit to get it.
Oct 20th - While smart TV makers are keen on wowing you with the promise of “Netflix and Chill” at the click of a button, we’re going to buck the trend and take the stance that you shouldn’t buy an Android TV with Chromecast built-in.
Oct 19th - A vocal group of users are lashing out over a perceived undersaturation in the Pixel 2 XL’s display. While there are those who either like, dislike, or simply don’t mind the trait, it’s pretty mutually agreed that the trait does exist. Here’s what Google’s doing about it.
Oct 19th - Today is the big day: the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are now available! We already have ours here at the virtual offices of Phandroid, but we’re wondering if you’ll be picking up one of your own.
Oct 18th - You won’t have to sign up for Project Fi to get your hands on a Moto X4. We already know it’s coming unlocked, and now there’s another place to get it from: Amazon.
Oct 18th - Motorola’s latest Moto Mod is a doozie. It’s the Moto Smart Speaker, and its whole purpose is to snap Amazon Alexa onto the back of your Moto Z.
Oct 17th - Mobvoi today announced pre-sale availability of the TicHome Mini. It’s a little portable Bluetooth speaker that has the Google Assistant living inside.
Oct 17th - We’re not sure why Google didn’t toot their own horn about this at the Pixel 2 launch, but some interesting new information about the device’s innards has come to light. Apparently, it has a dedicated imaging chip, the first ever designed by Google.
Oct 16th - November 2nd is the date you want to circle if you’re an HTC fan. The company is gearing up for an announcement of some sort on that date.
Oct 16th - Huawei has announced the Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro this morning, and they’re worth a gander for sure.
Oct 16th - A scary new WiFi vulnerability is being reported this morning, and it affects pretty much every WiFi device out there.
Oct 13th - Samsung’s preliminary results for Q3 2017 predicts an operating profit of $12.81 billion. Despite that record-setting performance, their CEO is also deciding to announce his retirement.
Oct 13th - Foodies are everywhere on Facebook, with food porn being posted by friends, businesses, and everyone in between. We wouldn’t blame you for wanting to order right then and there. And neither does Facebook.
Oct 12th - If you’re having Pixel 2 envy or just simply like the wallpaper that Google featured on the Pixel 2 for your current phone, you’re in luck.
Oct 12th - We’ve been back and forth on this issue, with conflicting reports and statements from HMD Global regarding just how “global” the Nokia 8’s launch would be. Now we know once and for all.