While I wouldn’t classify this type of thing as “breaking news,” it is a fun little tidbit that wasn’t exactly broadcast by Google, and went completely unnoticed in the tear down we posted earlier today. Apparently, the Nexus 7 has the hidden ability to awake itself when a magnet is placed over the side of the device, then removed. A video was uploaded to YouTube today demonstrating the secret feature that will make the device even more easily accessible when paired with the official Nexus 7 “smart covers,” coming soon to Google Play. Have a look see.
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PUBG for mobile devices is finally ready to take on North American gamers, where a surprise soft launch is now hitting the Play Store for Android users.
more_vertVerizon Galaxy S8 gets Oreo
The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are receiving the Android 8.0 Oreo update along with the Samsung Experience 9.0. The update is currently rolling out to folks on Verizon. Folks should keep an eye out for a build number of G955USQU2CRB9. Expect lots of Oreo goodness, including picture-in-picture and autofill features, once it’s installed.
With the official launch of the Galaxy S9 and S9+, Samsung has released new AR Emoji from Disney. Now available for download, the AR Emoji include both Mickey and Minnie Mouse and are way more cute than that weird AR character you originally created.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has reportedly begun receiving Android 8.0 Oreo a bit early. At least according to one user…
After the HTC U12 Plus was leaked, it was reported that the company may opt to only release one flagship in 2018, leaving the standard U12 out to dry.
Google is reportedly buying digital imaging startup Lytro for around $40 million. For more on Lytro and how their technology looks to create a more immersive experience for next gen VR products, check out the post.
Google Play Instant is now available for games inside the Play Store. The feature eliminates the requirement to install a game just to try it out. Just tap to play and that’s it!
Uber’s testing program reached its final mile in Tempe, Arizona after inadvertently striking a pedestrian and causing her death.
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Today, we’re presenting what we feel are some of the best options for speed, capacity, and reliability for adding storage to your Galaxy S9.
It’s here! PUBG Mobile is now officially available in the US for Android.