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Spotify introduces mobile library redesign for improved navigation

Spotify is rolling out a revamped “Your Library” tab that the company said is a more streamlined way to explore your collection of playlists and saved music. The update is rolling out to both Android and iOS in the coming weeks. The biggest change to Your Library is the ability to browse and search your entire...

ChargePoint’s new Android Auto app will help you find nearby EV charging stations

ChargePoint has announced its app is now compatible with Android Auto, allowing drivers to more easily find a nearby charging station from their vehicle’s infotainment display. ChargePoint currently operates the largest electric vehicle charging networks across Europe and North America. Integration with CarPlay was added in November of last year. With Android Auto integration, drivers will...

Microsoft details what’s new in Microsoft 365 for April

Today, Microsoft published its usual monthly roundup of all of new Microsoft 365 features. This one is for the month of April. As usual, there's plenty going on. As you'd expect, there are new Teams features. Polls are getting an improvement, so if you're an external guest, you can get the same experience as someone that's...

Chromecast with Google TV update adds advanced video controls, security improvements

Google has begun rolling out an update for the Chromecast with Google TV, adding the April 2021 security patch and a handful of new features and bug fixes. The update appears to be rolling out in stages, so it should be available to most users in the coming days. Reddit user Firefighter2021 was among the first...

Windows 10 is getting a big improvement to the Bluetooth audio experience

Today, Microsoft released Windows 10 Insider Preview build 21370 to the Dev channel. There's not a whole lot that's changed in the way of front-facing new features, but there are some changed coming to the Bluetooth audio experience. From now on, Windows 10 is only going to show you one audio endpoint for your Bluetooth peripherals....

Here’s when the OnePlus 6/6T will get the OxygenOS 11 update with Android 11

OnePlus has announced the OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T will soon receive the OxygenOS 11 update with Android 11. When the software is released, that would make it the third major OS update for the OnePlus 6 and the second major OS update for the OnePlus 6T. The company made the announcement in a forum post...

Surface Laptop 4 Review: Microsoft plays catch-up with Intel Tiger Lake

Microsoft’s new Surface Laptop 4 is, well, mostly a spec bump from the Surface Laptop 3, but it’s a pretty significant one. The laptop’s predecessor was offered with Intel’s Ice Lake processors with Iris Plus Graphics in the 13.5-inch model, and AMD Ryzen 3000 chips in the consumer-focused 15-inch variant. Unsurprisingly, the Microsoft Surface Laptop 4...

Colorful iGame M600 Mirage gaming tower PCs with RTX 30 GPU officially announced

Chinese PC hardware manufacturer Colorful has announced a new range of gaming tower PCs. The new iGame M600 Mirage is powered by Intel’s 11th-gen Rocket Lake-S processors along with NVIDIA’s new RTX 30-series graphics cards. The company is offering them in a variety of configurations at different price points. The gaming tower comes with RGB lighting...

Samsung’s affordable ARM-based Galaxy Book Go laptop leaks once again

Samsung hosted another Galaxy Unpacked event yesterday where it announced new laptops, including the Galaxy Book Pro series and the Galaxy Book Odyssey. However, the company did not announce the previously leaked ARM-based Galaxy Book Go device. We now have new information about the product along with unofficial press renders, giving us a more detailed...

The Mi Band 6 is available to pre-order in the US on Amazon

Xiaomi's wearables, particularly the Mi Band lineup, have, for a long time, sold like hotcakes since the first Mi Band was introduced in 2014. Back then, the first Mi Band featured barely 3 LED lights and no heart sensor. Fast forward 7 years later, and we have a full-fledged, edge-to-edge AMOLED display that goes up...

Microsoft Store commits to PC gaming by reducing its 30% cut on sales

Today, Xbox Game Studios chief Matt Booty penned a blog post detailing the direction that Microsoft is taking with PC gaming. As usual, the company is promising a "player-first approach", and there was talk about empowering people to achieve more. Most interestingly was that the Redmond firm is cutting down on the commission it takes from...

GeForce NOW adds in-game overlay to Chrome, lays groundwork for Epic Games account linking

Out of all the currently available cloud gaming services, perhaps one of the most compelling ones is NVIDIA's GeForce NOW. With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the continued lack of gaming hardware, whether it's new consoles or PC parts, in-store shelves, game streaming becomes more and more compelling in order to even be able to...