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Kristin
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A loyal Android user since Android 2.1 Eclair. An Android purist.

Amazon is Reportedly Working on Advanced Voice-Recognition for Alexa

According to a new report coming out of Time, it appears Amazon is internally working on a new technology to further improve the voice recognition capabilities of Alexa. Amazon is reportedly developing a new technology which would allow it to identify and distinguish between individual voices. That means Alexa might be able to recognize whether a...

New Leak Shows The Huawei Watch 2 Will Come In Three Color Options; Will Officially Launch On Feb 26

While the LG Watch Style and Watch Sport are the first to come running Android Wear 2.0 out of the box, other OEMs have also been working on releasing an updated watch hardware to take advantage of new features introduced with Google's latest Android Wear OS update. Huawei is one of relatively few OEMs who...

Press Render of The Huawei P10 Leaked Ahead of its Official Launch

Huawei is expected to launch its next flagship, the Huawei P10, at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona in a few days. The device has been subject to numerous leaks for the past few weeks, which have allegedly revealed most of what we should expect from the Chinese OEM's upcoming device so far. Now, we have a...

New Leak Seems To Have Revealed Specifications Of The Galaxy S8+

Samsung's upcoming flagship has been making a lot of buzz around the web as its release date approaches. After the Galaxy Note 7's mashup, all eyes are now on Samsung's next big thing, the Galaxy S8. Thanks to a series of rumors and leaks so far, not much has now remained unknown about the Galaxy S8...

Honor V9 Announced In China With 5.7″ QHD Screen, Kirin 960, and 12MP Dual-cameras

Huawei's side-brand Honor has launched a new smartphone in China, the Honor V9. Honor is known for offering great bang-for-buck in its devices and the Honor V9 is not an exception: their latest flagship packs pretty impressive specifications while still maintaining a competitive price point. The device comes in multiple storage variants with price starting...

New Update Finally Adds Support For Adoptable Storage In Titanium Backup

Titanium Backup, a powerful backup utility for rooted devices, has recently been updated to version 8.0.0. While the new update is not bringing any major change or a visual refresh to the app, it does add support for a much-awaited feature: Adaptable Storage. Previously, users running Android 6.0 and above were having issues while backing...

Report: Samsung To Launch Refurbished Galaxy Note 7 With a Smaller Battery

A new report coming out of South Korea suggests Samsung is considering selling refurbished units of the Galaxy Note 7, Samsung's flagship phablet which the company had to discontinue last year due to dangerous battery failures. Last month, Samsung released its investigative report regarding the Galaxy Note 7's battery fiasco. In which the company blamed the...

LG Officially Confirms The G6 Will Have Dual 13 MP Rear Cameras

LG is set to launch its much-anticipated flagship device, the LG G6, at the MWC show. Now just a week ahead of the official launch, LG has revealed some more details regarding the device's camera setup. In an official blog post earlier, LG has confirmed that the G6 will sport two 13 MP camera sensors on...

New Research Finds Security Loopholes In Many Popular Android Apps For Connected Cars

According to a new research from Kaspersky Lab, many Android apps for connected cars have been found to be vulnerable against potential malware attacks. In a research carried out by Kaspersky's two anti-malware researchers Victor Chebyshev and Mikhail Kuzin, it was discovered that some of the most popular Android applications for connected cars were not secured against...

You Can Now Shop With Google Assistant On Your Google Home

Launched back last year, the Google Home speaker is the direct competitor to Amazon's Alexa. While Alexa has an edge over Google Home due to its robust integration with third-party products and services, Google has lately been doing its best to fill up the gap by steadily adding support for new services and introducing new features. Now...

Xiaomi Starts Rolling Out MIUI 8.2 Global Stable ROM For Supported Devices

Yesterday, Xiaomi announced on its official MIUI forum that the MIUI 8.2 Global Stable ROM has started rolling out for supported Xiaomi devices. Unlike developer or beta ROMs, the Global Stable ROM will automatically be rolled out to every supported device in the coming days via an over-the-air update. In the first batch, the MIUI 8.2 ROM...

Huawei P10 Passes FCC Certification, Will Come In Three Color Options

Huawei is set to launch its next flagship, the Huawei P10, along with a new Huawei Watch 2 on February 26th at MWC. The device has been subject to frequent leaks and rumors for a while now. Just a few days ago, we got to see the device from multiple angles, thanks to some leaked...