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Google’s new Art Transfer feature will make beautiful paintings out of your photos

The Google Play Store is chock full of photo editing apps, ranging from simple ones that give you access to a range of filters to more powerful image manipulation apps, like Google's Snapseed, that let you alter almost every aspect of your photos. However, only a few apps, out of the thousands available on the...

[Update 2: Service Resumed] Hotstar brings Disney+ content to India as “Disney+ Hotstar”

Disney is the world's largest media production house. About a year ago, it announced its entry into the online streaming business with a new cross-platform service to compete with content providers like Hulu and Netflix. Called Disney+, the service went live in November last year, offering exclusive content from Pixar, Marvel Studios, Star Wars as...

Redmi Note 9 Pro Max Hands-on – The Note 9 Pro on Steroids!

Last month, Xiaomi launched two new smartphones in its ultra-popular Redmi Note series. With this launch, they added the "Pro Max" moniker to the series, which tags the biggest and best phone in the lineup. XDA TV‘s Sandeep Sarma has the Redmi Note 9 Pro Max in hand and he shared his first impressions of...

Google releases Android 11 Developer Preview 2.1 to patch some issues

Google released the second developer preview for Android 11 just over two weeks ago. And just like they did with the first preview, Google is releasing a patch update. This patch addresses a number of bugs and issues that users have been experiencing while using the developer preview. The full changelog is below: General Fixed an...

OnePlus 7T and 7T Pro get new OxygenOS stable updates with March 2020 patches, better slow-mo video, and more

The software update mechanism maintained by OnePlus features two distinct public release tracks. While the stable version of their OxygenOS UI is meant for the regular users, the company also offers an Open Beta branch for evaluating new features before wide scale rollout. For example, the OnePlus 7T lineup received the March 2020 security patches...

Facebook releases a Messenger desktop app for Windows and macOS

Now, perhaps more than ever in human history, people are relying on technology to communicate. The internet is making it possible for people to work, see their loved ones, and attend virtual events while staying at home. There are a plethora of options when it comes to online communication, but Facebook Messenger is one of...

Samsung Galaxy S10 and Note 10 update with the Galaxy S20 features will roll out in the U.S. tomorrow

Samsung was notorious for slow updates in the past. They would take forever to get updates released and even longer to roll them out to devices. While this is still the case for some phones like the Galaxy Fold, it isn't the case for their flagship S and Note series of phones. Those devices have...

OnePlus 8 series MEMC tech will work with YouTube, Netflix, VLC, and more

OnePlus recently announced that the company will be launching its next flagship lineup — the OnePlus 8 series — later this month on April 14th. While we've previously seen several leaks and rumors about the OnePlus 8 series, the company is now slowly divulging more information about the devices in the days leading up to...

Peloton launches live fitness class app for Android TV

If you weren't familiar with Peloton before last Holiday season, the company's infamous ad probably made you aware. Peloton is a fitness company that produces exercise equipment along with a network of live fitness classes. The idea is to bring the experience of a group fitness class to your home, something that's very appealing in...

Realme 5/5s and Realme 1 get new updates with March 2020 security patches

Realme is growing rapidly and becoming increasingly popular for the great hardware it offers at highly competitive prices. After capturing a big share of price-sensitive markets in Asia, it is vying to replicate the same in Europe. But besides launching phones in quick succession, Realme is also committed to timely software updates. Throughout the month...

[Working From Home] Here are Five of our Favorite Productivity Document Tools

2020 has more businesses trying to figure out how to have their employees work from home than ever before. People are having work meetings, video conferences, and working on documents from their home. When you separate yourself from your office, you'll find yourself looking for new solutions to tackle everyday problems. In this article, we...

Hole-punch battery indicator app “Energy Ring” released for the Galaxy A51/71, S10 Lite, and Z Flip

The punch hole camera cutout was a unique take on Samsung's design philosophy, and the company is embracing it quite well. This layout, formally known as Infinity-O display, was initially introduced by the Galaxy A8s, but the Galaxy S10 lineup was responsible for making it a household name. Despite having a rather polarizing review, modders...