Those boys and girls at Google certainly know how to slip in a festive Easter egg. Their latest? Simply perform a Google Search on your Android device for “Let’s go caroling” and watch as Google turns your smartphone or tablet into a bona fide karaoke machine. Everything from Jingle Bells, to We Wish You A Merry Christmas is available for sing-along, complete with the bouncing ball to help keep you on track. Fun, fun, fun.
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Some Google Home Max users are reporting the device is killing their WiFi network. Google is currently investigating these reports.
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The Sharp Aquos S3 will be unveiled next week, but the device has appeared in a new series of images confirming the bezel-less design and dual rear cameras.
Google has removed 60 apps and games from the Play Store, some targeting children, for displaying pornographic ads. Many of the apps/games have been downloaded over a million times.
Google has published a full list of the Chromebooks receiving a patch to protect against the Meltdown vulnerability. To see if yours made the cut, check out the post.
The unlocked versions of the HTC 10 are now receiving Android 8.0 Oreo via an over-the-air update.
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The company behind CCleaner, Piriform, was acquired by Avast last summer. Are sketchy changes on the horizon? It looks like Avast could be making some big changes that Android users won’t be happy about.
A new image has been shared which supposedly reveals the retail packaging for the Galaxy S9. This shares some of the key specs for the upcoming device.