Amazon Prime Day: Best Smartphone Deals

Amazon Prime day is here, which means anyone with a subscription to Amazon Prime will get exclusive access to a bunch of discounted products. These are some of the best...

Best Mobile Accessories Deals to Get on Prime Day

Will your glass phone crack if you drop it from 4 feet or even 10 feet high on concrete? Probably not – if it is covered in a RhinoShield phone...

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Samsung announces first 8Gb LPDDR5 DRAM chip for mobile devices

Samsung Electronics has announced that it has developed 10nm class 8-gigabit (Gb) LPDDR5 DRAM, which is an industry-first. The company brought the first 8Gb LPDDR4 to mass production in 2014,...
July 16, 2018 11:50 PM

How to get an animated GIF as your home button on Android [Root]

Many of us Android enthusiasts are simply bored with the basic software experience OEMs put on our smartphones and tablets. This is why so many of us flash custom kernels,...
July 16, 2018 11:30 PM

WhatsApp beta 2.18.216 brings mute feature on Android

Recently, we saw that WhatsApp was developing a “Mark as Read” feature for WhatsApp notifications in Android. The company has also started labeling forwarded messages as a measure to fight...
July 16, 2018 11:00 PM

Google Chrome will start offering to sync saved credit cards with Google Pay

If you’re a frequent online shopper (who isn’t these days?), quick access to your credit card is very important. Walking across the room to get your card is an inconvenience....
July 16, 2018 3:09 PM

Google Chrome 69 on Android brings new downloads UI with renaming and changing downloads folder

Google’s mobile web browser, Chrome, can do most of what everyone wants when it comes to navigating through a website. The engineers in Mountain View feel the application can be...
July 16, 2018 11:42 AM

Xiaomi Mi A1 Android 8.1 Oreo update rolls out again with July security patches

Since the introduction of Google’s Android One program, there have been a number of companies jump on board. Not only does it make it easier for the OEM to create...
July 16, 2018 11:16 AM

SunShine bootloader unlock (S-Off) tool now supports the HTC U12+

SunShine is a popular tool used primarily on HTC devices for enabling S-OFF. The tool was updated to support the HTC U11 earlier this year, and now it supports the...
July 16, 2018 10:45 AM

Alcatel 5V launches with 6.2-inch notched display, 4000mAh battery, and Android 8.1 Oreo

Alcatel has been working on releasing a number of devices this year. We saw the Alcatel 3 and Alcatel 5 smartphones announced back in February. Following that, we then saw...
July 16, 2018 10:15 AM

Project OpenWatch takes first big step: TWRP now available for Kingwear-based smartwatches

When we talk of modularity, we often visualize multiple hardware components working together harmoniously as a single unit. What often gets overlooked is the important role that software plays in...
July 16, 2018 9:45 AM

Microsoft Office for Android receives several new features in the latest update

The Microsoft Office productivity suite is massively popular on desktops as the software of choice for most Windows users. Despite the existence of free and open sourced alternatives like LibreOffice,...
July 16, 2018 9:15 AM

It’s Amazon Prime Day! These are the Best Amazon Tech Sales

Amazon Prime day is here, which means anyone with a subscription to Amazon Prime will get exclusive access to a bunch of discounted products. These are some of the best...
July 16, 2018 8:30 AM

OnePlus to trademark “Warp Charge” as possible rebrand of “Dash Charge”

At the launch of the OnePlus 6, OnePlus curiously and cautiously had stayed away from using the word “Dash Charge” to address its unique fast charging implementation. The OxygenOS Open...
July 16, 2018 4:35 AM