The best cheap Android phones

Want a smartphone but don't want to spend $1,000? We've got you covered. Enlarge / The camera bar returns but it's a lot shallower than the Pixel 6 version. (credit: Ron Amadeo) So you want to buy a cheap Android phone, but y.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaAug 12th, 2022

Are Android-based game-streaming handhelds a fad, or are they the future?

Modern game streaming + retro game emulation + Switch-like design = success? Enlarge / Let's see: Xbox Cloud Gaming, Nvidia Geforce Now, Xbox again, and Steam Link. That's all the cloud streaming services, right? Nothing's missing. (cr.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News9 hr. 40 min. ago

Grab this Roomba alternative while it’s ridiculously cheap today

If your idea of cleaning is one that's hands free, now is your chance to pick up a Roomba alternative for an insanely low price......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 8 min. ago

Android apps are getting a major text-to-speech upgrade

Android users will get 421 voices in 67 languages that have been upgraded with a new voice model and synthesizer......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News11 hr. 40 min. ago

Intel"s Unison app could allow Apple-like phone-to-PC connectivity between Windows, Android, and iOS

Intel will release its new "Unison" app this holiday season. Unison introduces several features that should make sharing work between a Windows PC and an iPhone or Android device effortless. It will initially be exclusive to Intel Evo laptops......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News12 hr. 56 min. ago

The Era of Fast, Cheap Genome Sequencing Is Here

Illumina just announced a machine that can crack genomes twice as fast as its current version—and drive the cost down to $200 a pop......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated News16 hr. 40 min. ago

Reverse wireless charging on the iPhone gets one step closer to reality

Reverse wireless charging has been around for years on Android devices, but now it seems like it could finally be coming to Apple's ecosystem......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News16 hr. 40 min. ago

Microsoft will end support for its SwiftKey iOS keyboard on October 5

SwiftKey for Android will live on, and the tech is still used in Windows. Enlarge / Microsoft's SwiftKey keyboard for iOS is fading away next month. (credit: Microsoft) Microsoft will discontinue its SwiftKey software keyboard.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News17 hr. 40 min. ago

Google is improving the audio quality for TTS Android apps

Google has announced that they will be making some audio quality upgrades to Android apps that use TTS. The post Google is improving the audio quality for TTS Android apps first appeared on Phandroid. There are some users who might be visua.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News21 hr. 7 min. ago

Razer Teases Android Gaming Handheld

The device is expected to make its official debut in October. The post Razer Teases Android Gaming Handheld first appeared on Phandroid. Razer is a brand that’s primarily known for manufacturing high-end gaming laptops and peripherals.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News21 hr. 7 min. ago

Apple is taking credit for Google adding iMessage reactions on Android

Before Google’s “Get The Message” campaign in August, Android’s Messages app was updated with iMessage reactions at the start of this year. In a very weird turn of events, Apple appears to be taking credit for Google adding iMessage reaction.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

SSDs could be as cheap as HDDs in time for Black Friday

SSD prices are suddenly dumping and you can buy a high-end 2TB SSD card for as much as HDD......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

Microsoft’s SwiftKey predictive keyboard didn’t see this coming

Before iPhones started predicting words, there was SwiftKey. Microsoft bought it in 2016, and it has been one of the more favorite keyboards for iOS and Android users. After almost a year of no updates, iPhone customers started to worry about this a.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsSep 28th, 2022

Verizon Says Its Galaxy S22 Line is Getting Android 13, But It Isn’t

Oh these carriers. They got us excited for a moment, but it’s clear that even as Verizon says the Galaxy S22 line is getting Android 13 starting today, we know it isn’t. All of the S22 phones on Verizon are getting an update, though, just.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsSep 28th, 2022

Pixel 7 Lineup Renders From Back AND Front

Most of Google’s teaser marketing material for the Pixel 7 lineup has only included shots of the phones’ backsides, nothing of the frontside. From what we have seen, it was the Pixel Superfans who have gotten a decent look. This week, we&.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsSep 28th, 2022

Razer Teases Handheld Android Gaming Unit With 5G

Razer, Qualcomm, and Verizon announced (or teased) a new handheld gaming device that will be fully revealed in a couple of weeks at RazerCon. The device is 5G-equipped, runs Qulacomm’s Snapdragon G3X Gen 1 platform, and carries the Razer brand.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsSep 28th, 2022

Here’s a great way to keep the kids entertained during a power outage

Looking for some fun activities to do when the power is out? Here's a list, plus an excellent opportunity to get some games and toys cheap!.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 28th, 2022

The best hurricane trackers for Android and iOS in 2022

There are plenty of hurricane trackers that help you prepare for, monitor, and weather a major storm. We've assembled a list of the best apps to keep you safe......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 28th, 2022

Truecaller brings AI-powered spam call filtering to any iOS or Android phone

Truecaller's new Assistant can screen calls and offers basic responses to callers, so you don't have to waste time with spam calls......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 28th, 2022

Apple Music Classical app references again spotted in iOS code, as deadline approaches

More Apple Music Classical app references have been spotted in Apple Music code, as we get closer to the company’s self-imposed launch deadline of the end of the year. Previous references have been spotted in an iOS 15.5 beta, and in the Android v.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsSep 28th, 2022

How to lock in a gamertag for Netflix Games on iOS 16

Netflix Games now lets iOS users to create a gamertag that they can use across an expanding mobile games catalog. Here's how to do it.Netflix launched game subscriptions on Android in November 2021, and later released its games on iOS as separate tit.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsSep 28th, 2022