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OnePlus 8 (yes really) leaks with a punch hole display and triple cameras

The OnePlus 7T was officially unveiled last week and it's going on sale in the US on October 18th. Even though the OnePlus 7T is not available for purchase yet in the U.S. or Europe, we're already getting a look at the next OnePlus phone. Infamous leaker @OnLeaks has shared renders of the OnePlus 8. These...

Google Pixel 4 Tips reveal “Pro Sessions” in Google One, Social Share in Google Camera, more

The. Google. Pixel. 4. Just. Can't. Stop. Leaking. Yesterday, 9to5Google brought us a huge number of leaked marketing videos and renders. While there wasn't a lot of new information to learn since the 2019 Pixels have leaked so much already, those marketing images did provide us our highest quality look at the Google Pixel 4 features...

Google Shopping and Google Lens updated with features that will make your shopping easier

Shopping forms an integral part of our everyday lives, whether our wallet likes it or not. While spending money is the easy part, spending money wisely is where it gets tricky, especially if you rely on the Internet for your shopping needs. As Google itself puts it, the web is a seemingly endless source of...

Honor Band 5 update adds Blood Oxygen Monitoring and Music Control

We recently reviewed the newly-launched Honor Band 5, and it has a lot to offer at an affordable price. It wasn't perfect though, neglecting to include a feature that it had the hardware for and forgetting key software features as well. The Sp02 sensor was present but not enabled outside of Chinese markets, and there...

[Update: Rolling out again] Google Play Store finally starts showing a Dark Theme on Android 10

At Google I/O 2019, Google unveiled lots of details about Android 10, including the fact that it has a system-wide dark mode that not only darkens the user interface of system apps but also flips the switch on any third-party apps that opt-in. Google said they planned to update all of their major apps with...

Samsung shuts down mobile phone production in China

In the smartphone world, China has long been known as the production hub, where smartphone OEMs eventually turn to for mass-producing components for their smartphones. This focus was driven majorly by the cheaper labor costs and easier and abundant availability of other factors of production. The situation has gradually changed over the years, with China...

New privacy features are coming to Google Maps, YouTube, and Google Chrome

Earlier this year at Google I/O 2019, the company showcased a number of additional privacy and security tools to help users better understand and manage their data. Google introduced features like one-tap access to the Google Account from all major products, the ability to auto-delete web and app activity, and promised to bring incognito mode...

Paranoid Android releases Android 10 custom ROMs for the OnePlus 7 Pro and Redmi K20

Paranoid Android has been one of the most popular custom ROMs for a wide range of devices. The ROM did go on a short hiatus after its Oreo release, but the team had announced its return with Android Pie releases for several popular phones such as the Xiaomi POCO F1, Mi 8, Mi 6, Mi...

Google Pixel 4 camera samples show off Astrophotography and Dual Exposure sliders

Ever since its launch, the Google Pixel 3 series has been known for having the best cameras in any smartphone. However, following the recent launch of the iPhone 11 Pro, the scales seem to have tipped ever-so-slightly in Apple's favor. Now, less than two weeks away from the 10/15 Made by Google Event, leaked promotional...

[Update: Pixel 4 XL in White and Oh So Orange] Google Pixel 4 leaks yet again in high quality render

Did you hear about the upcoming Google Pixel 4? Of course, you have, as the upcoming Pixel 4 duo has been one of the most leaked smartphones in recent memory. Other than pricing and availability, we know practically everything about the phones: Right from the design, through official teasers from Google as well as leaked...

[Update: Android 10 Support] Control the OnePlus 7 Pro’s refresh rate on a per-app basis with Auto90

The OnePlus 7 Pro is one of the best smartphones to be released in 2019, hands down. A good part of why this is so is because of the big, beautiful 6.67-inch QHD+ 90Hz OLED display. Dylan even gave the device a solid A in our dedicated display review, praising the phone for its color...