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How to re-purpose your old Android phone into a high-res dash cam

While there are often trade-in offers and venues where you can sell your old phone when you're ready to upgrade, the notoriously rapid depreciation of smartphones might make it a better idea to simply keep your old handset. This is especially so when you can give it new life as a media player, digital picture...

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From Netflix to Adobe and Pinterest, millions of companies rely on the cloud to store data and deliver services. For obvious reasons, anyone with expertise in this area has a huge advantage in the job market. If you would like to boost your résumé, the AWS Solutions Architect Certification Bundle is a great place to...

The Facebook app is getting a new design while Messenger will get a desktop app

Facebook apps may not be the most popular in terms of likability, but they are used by millions of people every day. The company's Android apps have been criticized for being poorly optimized and bloated in the past. Thankfully, Facebook Messenger recently received a big update and the company isn't done yet. During Facebook's annual F8...

Samsung Galaxy A20, A50, and A70 may launch in North America

There's been a lot of buzz about Samsung lately, what with the launch of the Galaxy S10 and the fiasco that was the Galaxy Fold. But Samsung is not just all about high-end phones. Their Galaxy A and Galaxy J series suit many consumers whose budget may not be as high. The mid-range Galaxy A...

Google confirms new hardware announcement at I/O 2019, admits having trouble selling high-end Pixels

Google's parent company, Alphabet, recently hosted its earnings call for Q1 2019. While investors were not entirely pleased by the $36.33 Billion yearly revenue or the 17% YoY revenue increase, we were pleased when Alphabet dropped further confirmation for the announcement of new hardware at Google I/O 2019. The company also admitted that the Google...

Survey: 41% of users have privacy concerns with Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa, and other voice assistants

For the past decade, touch interactions have dominated how we communicate with our mobile devices. But soon, voice searches will be dominating our interactions and are likely to grow at 40% annually. Since most of the voice interactions are expected to take place through AI virtual assistants like Google Assistant, Alexa, Siri, and timid Cortana,...

[Update 3: Tickets Sold Out In US] The OnePlus 7 series will be announced May 14th in 3 countries

It's that time of the year again. OnePlus is set to refresh its smartphone lineup with a successor to the OnePlus 6, announced back on May 16, 2018. Today, the company has announced that it will hold three launch events in the UK, US, and India simultaneously to announce the new OnePlus 7 series. With the...

How to enable Chrome for Android’s dark mode

If you have been using Android since prior to the Android Lollipop release, you might remember the Holo UI which embraced a dark gray background and blue accents. With Lollipop, Google adopted Material Design, which swathed the entire UI with a thick, flat coat of white. Now, as OLED and AMOLED panels get cheaper and...

YouTube Music can now play locally stored music files

YouTube Music leverages YouTube's gargantuan library of official music releases along with covers, renditions, mixes, and everything related to music. This, aside from Google's AI prowess to search music based on loose descriptions, gives YouTube Music an edge over typical music streaming apps which only let you listen to only official versions of the songs....

Samsung Galaxy A50 gets Bixby Routines and new camera features in the April update

After many years of dragging its heels to bring the latest version of Android to its smartphones, Samsung has finally undergone a change of heart. Apart from flagships, many of Samsung's mid-rangers and entry-level devices are getting the latest One UI update based on Android 9.0 Pie. For the smartphones that were announced with One...

Get Fast Online Protection with an Ivacy VPN Lifetime Subscription, Now $39.99

For anyone who values privacy, using a VPN is pretty essential nowadays. Online protection is also important if you connect to public Wi-Fi networks, which are often insecure. While some services put you in the Internet slow lane, Ivacy VPN offers full protection at top speed. This award-winning provider has servers around the world, and...

OnePlus 7 Pro confirmed to have 3x zoom and pop-up camera, display receives A+ DisplayMate rating

The OnePlus 7 Pro is coming very soon and OnePlus is in full hype mode. The device is still a couple of weeks away from being announced, but we've already seen a number of features get officially confirmed and shown off. OnePlus isn't done hyping the phone up, though. Today, we can see camera samples,...