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...

Samsung’s budget Galaxy Grand Prime Plus (2018) may have an Iris Scanner

Biometric authentication has taken on new forms in modern smartphones thanks to advancements in imaging and display technology. We now have smartphones capable of precise facial recognition like the Xiaomi...

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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

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

Huawei P20 camera app ported for the Honor 9 Lite and other Kirin 659 phones

Huawei and Honor devices are set to be locked down entirely next week starting July 22nd, but it’s still not too late to unlock your bootloader. Once you unlock your...
July 16, 2018 3:30 AM

MagiskHide can now run on older Android devices with a custom kernel patch

MagiskHide can now run on older Android devices with a custom kernel patch. This is thanks to XDA Recognised Developer topjohnwu who has released the patches required to make the popular...
July 16, 2018 1:15 AM

Android P Beta ported for some Snapdragon Project Treble-enabled devices

Project Treble is still a relatively new development for Android. After all, it was first introduced with Android Oreo and only devices launching with Android 8.0 and newer are required...
July 16, 2018 12:15 AM

How to increase the headphone jack volume on the OnePlus 6 [Root]

One of the most common complaints about the OnePlus 6 is its low volume headphone jack. While many different aspects of the device are stellar, the phone’s volume output is...
July 15, 2018 11:30 PM

LG V30+ gets Android Oreo update in India with AI Camera and ThinQ branding

The LG V30 is LG’s 2017 V series flagship. It was announced at IFA 2017 and was launched in a few markets in September. The LG V30+ is a variant...
July 14, 2018 11:30 PM