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.
Jul 18th - Google was met with a round of applause during their keynote yesterday when they announced Android M would give users more control over the device permissions apps can request. We show you exactly how to do it yourself!
Jul 10th - We’ve discussed time and time again how important it is to maintain good smartphone security. While the basics and fundamentals may not always seem important, they often go the longest way in ensuring you stay safe. One of those basics is a lock-screen pattern, and we’re here to show you how to set one up!
Mar 29th - Palm is making a comeback, but these smartphones won’t be running the beloved webOS software that the Palm Pre championed. No, these will be Android phones. And they’re launching on Verizon, apparently.
Mar 28th - So, guys, the OnePlus 6 will have a notch. We’ve seen it in leaks before, but we didn’t know whether that would actually come to pass. That is, until company man Carl Pei decided to just confirm the details
Mar 27th - A couple of years ago, a Dutch consumer advocacy group put the screws to Samsung by suing them over the company’s update practices. A Dutch court has actually decided to hear the case out. Samsung will effectively have to defend their stance on software updates.
Mar 26th - Samsung is promising Oreo to Galaxy Note 8 owners on all US carriers within 2-3 weeks. Meanwhile, one minority group of users is still left in the dark.
Mar 22nd - Chrome 66 will add an algorithm for detecting and muting tabs that are about to automatically play videos with sound.
Mar 21st - Verizon just launched a blockbuster BOGO deal for those who were looking for a reason to upgrade a couple of lines.
Mar 20th - Uber’s testing program reached its final mile in Tempe, Arizona after inadvertently striking a pedestrian and causing her death.
Mar 20th - German carrier Deutsche Telekom announced an opt-in system for customers who are tired of seeing bloatware littered throughout their home screens. Will their underling T-Mobile see similar changes?
Mar 19th - If you weren’t in on the pre-sale rush to grab a Samsung Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9+, the company is still offering some nice deals to get you upgraded.
Mar 16th - 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.
Mar 16th - 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.
Mar 15th - Why did Sony remove the headphone jack from the Xperia XZ2? Their failed attempt at a plausible explanation causes quite the reaction.
Mar 14th - AmazonBasics power banks are being recalled due to safety risks. Find out all the details about how to get your refund, and keep reading for some quick advice on alternatives to consider!