Posts From Joe Fedewa

Joe Fedewa
Joe Fedewa 1076 posts

Managing Editor at XDA-Developers. Lover of all things with displays.

Google Maps now makes it easier to find restaurants that do takeout or delivery

With much of the world in lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic, people are eating at home a lot. While you may be cooking for yourself more than ever, it's still possible to get food from restaurants and other eating establishments. A lot of places are not allowed to seat customers inside right now, but...

AUKEY PB-Y32 and PB-Y24 Power Bank Review – Portable Power for Big to Small

It feels a little weird to be reviewing power banks at a time when more people are staying home than ever. These are accessories that mainly exist for those times when you're out and about, not near a power outlet. But that's not the only time a power bank can be useful. I've been using...

Google Play Games adds a friends list to help users play together

Last month, we found hints of Google adding a new feature to Play Games called "Play Together." The company has started rolling this out via a server-side update and we have it already on some of our devices. The update brings a brand new section to the social tab of Google Play Games, making it...

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: GeneralFixed an...

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...

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...

T-Mobile and Sprint have finally completed their merger, leaving America with only 3 big carriers

The long process of T-Mobile and Sprint merging has finally come to a close. The last hurdle was jumped in February and the deal was expected to close in April. Starting today, T-Mobile officially owns Sprint, leaving the U.S. with only three major carriers. So what happens now? One of the immediate changes is T-Mobile has...

Hands-on with the Nubia Red Magic 5G – 144Hz Gaming [Video]

Earlier this month, the Red Magic 5G was officially announced in China. This is the latest device in the growing "gaming smartphone" category. The Red Magic 5G boasts a few features that should set it apart from the competition, most notably the 144Hz refresh rate display. XDA TV's TK Bay has the device so he...

Microsoft is launching a Family Safety app and Microsoft Teams for consumers

Microsoft had a number of announcements to make today, some of which will make their way over to Android. The biggest news is the rebranding of Microsoft Office 365 to simply "Microsoft 365." With that name change comes a number of new features that will be available when the new plans launch next month. Microsoft 365...

Telegram 6.0 adds Chat Folders to help you organize your groups and channels

Current events have put us in a situation where communication over the Internet has become a necessity. There are countless apps you can use when it comes to messaging, but one of the most popular options is Telegram. It has tons of features and gains new abilities on a regular basis. This week, Telegram is...

Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G announced with Snapdragon 765G and 48MP camera

Earlier today, Xiaomi announced the Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro. These are the company's latest flagship devices with high-end specifications such as the Snapdragon 865 SoC, 108MP cameras, and 90Hz displays. The company also announced a more affordable phone, the Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G. Let's take a look at what this device has...