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  • Android Oreo News: Release Date & New Features

    August 21, 2017 6:48 PM 39

    Android 8.0 Oreo is official. Read all the latest news and new features on the latest version of the Android OS. Android has unveiled the final version of Android 8.0, now known to be called Oreo. We explain the new features coming to your Android phone or tablet. Google Android operating systems are always named after sweet treats, and in alphabetical

  • 3 Reasons You Shouldn't Buy an iPhone Right Now

    August 21, 2017 5:27 PM 35

    If you're tempted to go out and buy an Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus right now, then I have some advice for you: Don't do it! Of course, if you absolutely need to buy a new smartphone right now, and waiting just isn't an option, then either the iPhone 7 or the iPhone 7 Plus is great and will serve you well; the iPhone 7 Plus is the best smartphone

  • Microsoft’s Project Scorpio Xbox One X Now Available for Pre-Order

    August 21, 2017 5:01 PM 36

    Video game players hoping to get their hands on a special edition Xbox One X this year will need to act fast. Microsoft is offering customers the opportunity to pre-order the Xbox One X Project Scorpio edition at several prominent retailers, including Amazon (amzn), Walmart (wmt) , and Target (tgt). The console is available for $499. As of this writing

  • Forget Mass Effect Andromeda DLC, BioWare just dropped another update

    August 20, 2017 5:47 AM 34

    MASS EFFECT Andromeda DLC looks further away than ever, with the latest news from BioWare confirming the end of single-player support. The Mass Effect Andromeda voyage appears to be over, with BioWare confirming they are now scrapping any further plans for single-player patching. Instead, BioWare say they’ll be telling what happened to the missing Quarian

  • OneDrive’s UWP app gets 3D goodies in Windows 10

    August 19, 2017 5:09 PM 41

    Microsoft today released a new update to the OneDrive app in Windows 10. The update brings support for previewing 3D models in Windows 10, and that’s about it. The update doesn’t include any other new features apart from the usual bug fixes and improvements. Support for previewing 3D models in the OneDrive UWP app will simply allow you to view a 3D model

  • Sonos hints at smart speaker in privacy policy update

    August 18, 2017 8:20 PM 35

    Sonos plans to release new speakers with built-in microphones, likely with Alexa built in, and it wants to make sure you get every single hint. Its latest tease is an update to its privacy policy to cover voice assistants and microphones, which includes a not-so-subtle hint that voice-enabled Sonos products aren’t far off. Voice control works by your voice-enabled

  • The new high-end smartphone from the cocreator of Android is finally available to order

    August 17, 2017 4:25 PM 30

    Essential, the new hardware startup led by Android cocreator Andy Rubin, on Thursday said its debut smartphone was now available to preorder. Essential says the device, called the Essential Phone, is available at Sprint, Best Buy, and its website. As previously announced, it costs $699 outright and is available in only the US to start. Only the black

  • Motorola designed a phone screen that repairs itself

    August 17, 2017 1:16 AM 32

    It could put an end to (some) expensive repairs. This seems like a dream for anyone who's ever smashed a phone screen. However, there are bound to be a few caveats. First, of course, is that this is a patent application -- there's no guarantee that Motorola or parent company Lenovo has something in the cards. And just like Motorola's anti-shatter screens

  • Facebook Marketplace Expands to 17 New European Markets

    August 16, 2017 4:19 AM 47

    Facebook is stepping up its modest moves into e-commerce by expanding its service for connecting local buyers and sellers into 17 new European markets, the US company said on Monday. Marketplace, which sits alongside Facebook's mainstay newsfeed, photo, video, messaging and other services, marks fresh competition for community-based e-commerce pioneers

  • Add and edit your favorite contacts with MS Outlook for iOS and Android

    August 15, 2017 6:02 AM 52

    Microsoft is improving the People experience with the latest update for Outlook on iOS and Android. With the latest release, Microsoft is addressing one of the most highly requested features with improvements to the People experience. Outlook users on iOS and Android now have the ability to add and edit contacts right from Outlook app. Moreover, the contact