Nov 7th - The latest patch for the Essential phone has arrived bringing the November security patch just a day after Google released it for Nexus & Pixel devices. It also includes a fix for fingerprint gesture problems.
Nov 7th - Looking for a deal on a new USB-C car charger or a way to quickly charge up to 6 devices at once? Don’t miss these deals on Anker USB accessories.
Nov 7th - The FBI has confirmed it has been unable to unlock the Texas church shooter’s phone, mirroring the troubles they had with the San Bernardino shooter’s iPhone last year.
Nov 7th - A new source in China says that Huawei is planning on launching its own ‘Made for Huawei’ certified accessory program for its devices in several markets.
Nov 7th - You can now set up daily content subscriptions through Google Assistant. This feature was formerly available only inside Allo, but now the standalone Google Assistant can perform these actions.
Nov 7th - Someone shared a screenshot of their Pixel 2 XL that looks permanently smudged and appears to showcase an uneven application of the oleophobic coating. They were able to RMA the device for this issue, so good customer support on Google’s part.
Nov 6th - The November update for Pixel 2 XL units appears to have the promised display profiles and a fix for the nav button burn-in reported by some.
Nov 6th - Google’s latest commercial for the Pixel 2 focuses not on the phone’s specs or hardware features, but rather everything the phone can do for you using Google Assistant.
Nov 6th - Samsung’s codename for Galaxy Note 9 development is “crown,” which rumors say shows Samsung intention of tightening its grip on the phablet market.
Nov 6th - Check out this unreleased file manager from Google called Files Go. It looks like the first step toward having a dedicated file management app on Android.
Nov 6th - Curious what Amazon devices will be on sale this Black Friday? Here’s a quick preview including the Fire 7 for just $30 bucks.
Nov 6th - The US Supreme Court has refused to hear Samsung’s appeal in the patent infringement case that awarded nearly $120 million to Apple.
Nov 6th - The November security updates for Android have now been posted for a handful of Nexus and Pixel devices, but images for the Pixel 2 XL aren’t available yet.
Nov 6th - Love what you saw when HTC unveiled the HTC U11 Plus last week? Check out these 21 minimal wallpapers that come with the phone and download them for yours.
Nov 3rd - A new patent drawing for the Samsung Gear 360 (2018) looks like a happy little device with eyes and feet.