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Google is working to bring Steam support to Chrome OS

There are a lot of benefits to owning a Chromebook. They are typically affordable, lightweight, have good battery life, and Chrome OS has just enough functionality for most people. However, one reason you might not want a Chromebook is if you intend to do a lot of gaming on the go. According to a new...

Xiaomi will launch a lot more flagship Mi smartphones in India this year

Xiaomi has found great success in the Indian market throughout 2019. This has been largely thanks to Redmi smartphones: Redmi was spun off into a sub-brand starting last year in order to allow the company to focus better on the mid-range market. Under this Redmi umbrella, they have managed to sell tons of mid-range and...

Become a Certified Cloud Security Expert in 2020 With This $49 Training

With each passing day, more and more companies are making the move to cloud software. With the trend set to accelerate over the next few years, recruiters are looking for people with cloud security skills. The Essential Cloud Security Certification Bundle helps you dive into this lucrative niche, with 61 hours of training working towards...

[Update: Rolling out] Google Chrome for PCs is getting a new media control tool with support for Chromecast

A lot of us listen to music through our web browsers these days - be it through the likes of YouTube Music, Soundcloud, Google Play Music, or any of the other countless cloud-based music services that are out there. It can be quite annoying to control the music playing in the background though, especially if,...

Call of Duty: Mobile v1.0.10 update introduces Scrapyard map, Rapid Fire and 20v20 game modes, and more

After almost a year-long beta run, Activision finally released Call of Duty: Mobile on Android last year in October. At the time of launch, the game featured a couple of game modes, including Free-for-All, Frontline, Team Deathmatch, Hardpoint, Domination, and Battle Royale. Now, Activision is rolling out a major update that kicks off season three...

Xiaomi India spins-off POCO into an independent brand

Xiaomi started off POCO as a sub-brand back in August 2018, with Xiaomi's then Lead Product Manager Mr. Jai Mani at the helm of the brand. POCO had a very successful start with the POCO F1, which was launched in the same month in India as well as internationally. POCO's beginnings echoed that of OnePlus,...

Download: Realme 2, 3, 3i and C1 receive updates with January 2020 security patches

Earlier this month, Google started rolling out the Android security patches for January 2020 for all the Pixel devices, excluding the original Pixel and Pixel XL. Shortly thereafter, OEMs started rolling out updates with the latest security patches for their devices. Chinese OEM Realme rolled out an update for the Realme 2 Pro last week,...

Download: Realme 3 Pro receives Android 10 update with Realme UI

Back in August last year, Realme's CEO Madhav Sheth confirmed that the company was working on RealmeOS — an all-new Android skin for its devices. However, the company shelved its plans for a completely new OS later that year in November. Instead, the company planned on offering a customized version of ColorOS 7 with a...

Facebook reportedly ends plans to sell ads in WhatsApp

Facebook-owned WhatsApp is undoubtedly one of the most popular messaging apps out there. Launched all the way back in 2009, the app wasn't initially free to use and charged users a download fee. The download fee was soon replaced with an annual subscription of $0.99, which was dropped when Facebook acquired the company in 2014....

Unboxing and Hands-on with the HONOR MagicWatch 2

The HONOR MagicWatch 2 is a 46mm smartwatch with a high resolution AMOLED display. At € 189, this aims to be one of the best smartwatches on the market. HONOR sent us one of these new watches to check out. While we will do a more in-depth review later on, we wanted to bring you...

The EU will vote to force all smartphones to adopt USB-C

Since smartphones with USB-C started coming out in 2015, the standard has come a long way. Nowadays, it has become, well, the standard connector for almost all Android smartphones out there, from flagship phones to budget devices. With the exception of certain, really cheap phones and accessories, micro-USB is, for most intents and purposes, pretty...

Google may be working on 2 mid-range Pixel phones for 2020: One with the 5G Snapdragon 765 and another with the 4G Snapdragon 730

Every October, we expect Google to release a new Pixel smartphone. In 2016, the company unveiled its first-generation Pixel and Pixel XL. In 2017, we saw the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL. There were no surprises in 2018 when Google announced the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. Last year, however, Google threw a...