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Logo+ is an open source version of the Chroma app on the Razer Phone 2

Nowadays, the smartphone industry is as challenging for newcomers as it gets. It's not so easy to stay relevant when dozens of flagship-tier smartphones are released each year. We all saw what happened to Essential and their pretty standard phone, which is a shame since they offer great software support. User feedback has shown that...

[Update: Official] The Xiaomi Redmi Go could be Xiaomi’s first Android Go smartphone

If I wanted to describe Xiaomi with one word, it would be "affordable." Xiaomi devices, even the higher end ones, are known for being more on the "cheap" side without compromising the overall experience---just look at examples such as the POCO F1 and the Redmi Note 7. But Xiaomi has several affordable devices, with some...

U.S. Government charges Huawei with stealing T-Mobile’s trade secrets

Depending on which analytics company you ask, Huawei is the second or third biggest smartphone manufacturer in the world, surpassing even Apple in some fiscal quarters, and the number one provider of telecommunications equipment internationally. With privacy concerns mounting following the arrest of the company's Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou, it was only a matter...

Asus ZenFone Max Pro M2 gets an update that brings scene detection to the camera

Asus isn't exactly the largest smartphone manufacturer in the world, but their presence in developing countries is still respectable. Most of their userbase resides in Asian countries, so that's exactly where the company releases most of their smartphones. Their smartphones are usually affordable, equipped with capable specifications for most of the people, and have some...

Launch a Career in Graphic Design with This Extensive Adobe Bundle

There’s never been a better time to work in graphic design. Companies ranging from small startups to Fortune 500 conglomerates are eager to bring on qualified graphic designers who can tell their brand's story through captivating media. But, if you want to be competitive in the field, you need to have the right training under your...

Honor View20 with 48MP camera launched in India for ₹37,999

Honor's latest flagship, the Honor View20, has all the features that one can expect out of a late 2018 flagship. Launched at an event in China in December 2018 and announced internationally at an event in France last week, Huawei's sub-brand Honor has now launched the Honor View 20 in India.Honor View20 SpecificationsCategory SpecificationDesign In-screen camera (display...

[Video] OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition vs Google Pixel 3 XL Comparison

The OnePlus 6T and Pixel 3 XL were two of the most exciting devices of 2018. OnePlus even added a special "McLaren" edition with more RAM and extra fast charging. Those extra features put the price up to $700, but that's still $200 cheaper than the full retail cost of the Google Pixel 3 XL...

The 2018 Amazon Fire HD 8 has been unlocked and rooted

Apart from offering cool web services and an online market, Amazon also sells Android devices from time to time. Last year, they released the Amazon Fire HD 8—a $79.99 tablet which will satisfy most users on a budget. Let's be real, budget tablets today are mainly used by kids. The Fire HD 8 features an...

Master the Technology Behind Cryptocurrencies with This Blockchain Bundle

Watching Bitcoin’s meteoric and somewhat inevitable rises and falls can be a nerve-wracking experience. But, Bitcoin isn’t the only cryptocurrency around, and it's fair to assume that cryptocurrencies are here to stay—for better or for worse. The 2019 Blockchain Developer Mastery Bundle will get you up to speed with the underlying technology behind virtually every cryptocurrency...

Google Chrome for Android is testing a new search-friendly omnibox

Google Chrome's Omnibar feature is something that has attracted a lot of people to the browser. Not only can it suggest recently visited websites, bookmarked websites, and common web searches as you type, but it can also answer certain things before the user even presses enter. A new update that is now available via the...

Google engineer turns a Wear OS smartwatch into a Bluetooth mouse

There has been a lot of criticism about Google's mobile operating system over the years. Originally called Android Wear, the team felt it would be better suited under the name Wear OS so there would be less confusion for the consumer market (since these devices can run on both Android and iOS). Even with the...

TensorFlow Lite adds support for mobile GPUs on Android

TensorFlow is a symbolic math software library for dataflow programming across a range of tasks. It's typically used for machine learning applications such as neural networks. The software library was developed by the Google Brain team for internal use at first, but then the company released it under the Apache 2.0 open-source license back in late 2015. This...