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App Review: SOTKA

It's nearing the Summer and with that people all over the globe are either starting or have already been working at getting into better shape. If you're just now starting down this path, then it would be worth your time to weigh out your options in terms of what tools you'll use to help you [...] Read More... The post App Review: SOTKA appeared first on Android Headlines.

Audio Is Cutting Out For Some Pixel Buds Owners

Reports have started to pop up from some owners of the Pixel Buds that audio has been cutting out from time to time. Based on reports from both the Google Support Forums and on Reddit, the issue is persisting in much the same way for all users that are experiencing it. Which is that audio [...] Read More... The post Audio Is Cutting Out For Some Pixel Buds Owners appeared first on Android Headlines.

KartRider Rush+ Races Past 10 Million Global Downloads

Recently KartRider Rush+ whizzed past a global downloads number of 10 million players. Keep in mind this is the download number a mere few weeks after the game was released on May 12. To put things into perspective, KartRider Rush+ smashed its pre-registration goal of 3 million players. That happened back on April 24. Just [...] Read More... The post KartRider Rush+ Races Past 10 Million Global Downloads appeared first on Android Headlines.

Series Veteran 'Sektor' May Be Headed For Mortal Kombat 11 As DLC

A new leak with some minor details about Mortal Kombat 11 suggests that Sektor may be coming to the game as a DLC character. Sektor has been in the Mortal Kombat series since Mortal Kombat 3, when he first appeared, and with more than a few classic characters having already shown up in 11, it [...] Read More... The post Series Veteran 'Sektor' May Be Headed For Mortal Kombat 11 As DLC appeared first on Android Headlines.

Here Is How Gaming On Sony Xperia 1 II Is Possible Without Using Battery

Sony will be shipping its flagship Xperia 1 II in the US starting July 24th. Apart from the top-notch specifications, the device also gets some exclusive camera-centric features. It even includes a new gaming feature to make the battery last longer than usual. The performance of smartphones has improved considerably over the past couple of [...] Read More... The post Here Is How Gaming On Sony Xperia 1 II Is Possible Without Using Battery appeared first on Android Headlines.

Top 10 Best Android Puzzle Games – May 2020

We know a lot more people have been spending time at home these days and gaming can be a great way to pass the extra time, so we've put together a new list of the best Android puzzle games. Though for many PC and console gaming will still be the go-to platforms of choice, mobile [...] Read More... The post Top 10 Best Android Puzzle Games – May 2020 appeared first on Android Headlines.

Riot Shares Gameplay Footage & Alpha Testing Dates For Wild Rift

League of Legends: Wild Rift is moving ever closer to a worldwide release on mobile and console, but first Riot wants to get the alpha and beta tests out of the way. Earlier in May Riot confirmed that it would be conducting its first round of those tests in the Summer. And today it has [...] Read More... The post Riot Shares Gameplay Footage & Alpha Testing Dates For Wild Rift appeared first on Android Headlines.

The Nintendo Switch Lite Is Finally Back In Stock

Amazon finally has the Nintendo Switch Lite back in stock. It's still priced at the same $199, so there's no price gouging going on here. It is technically in stock – as in you can buy it – but it won't ship until next week. Currently the listing shows it'll ship by June 6. Which [...] Read More... The post The Nintendo Switch Lite Is Finally Back In Stock appeared first on Android Headlines.

Chrome Users Gain Better Spellcheck Thanks To Microsoft Windows

Google's Chrome division and the Microsoft Edge team have partnered up to offer up a better spellcheck experience in Windows. That's based on recent reports from an announcement made by Microsoft on the matter. The new feature will be rolling out to both Chrome and Microsoft Edge, eliminating some of the common issues seen with [...] Read More... The post Chrome Users Gain Better Spellcheck Thanks To Microsoft Windows appeared first on Android Headlines.

Border Patrol drone used in anti-terror ops flies over Minneapolis protestors

A Predator B drone from near-by Airforce bases makes six passes over protestors.

Here's Everywhere 5G Is Available In The US

The next evolution of the mobile network, aka 5G, is already available in a good amount of the US (and other countries). However, not every carrier has the same 5G coverage. Some carriers have covered most of the US, like T-Mobile. While others have only covered a few parts of larger markets, like Verizon. So [...] Read More... The post Here's Everywhere 5G Is Available In The US appeared first on Android Headlines.

How to watch Sonic the Hedgehog: stream the new movie online anywhere

Highest-grossing video game movie ever can be streamed anywhere - here's how to watch Sonic the Hedgehog online right now.

Samsung Announces Galaxy Book S Powered By Intel Lakefield Processor

Samsung has officially unveiled a new variant of the Galaxy Book S laptop powered by Intel's Lakefield processor. Apart from using the Intel chip, the 2020 Galaxy Book S packs similar hardware as the original Galaxy Book S. Samsung launched the Snapdragon 8cx powered Galaxy Book S alongside the Galaxy Note 10 series in August [...] Read More... The post Samsung Announces Galaxy Book S Powered By Intel Lakefield Processor appeared first on Android Headlines.

Google’s Android Studio 4.0 is a major upgrade for the app development tool

Google has launched Android Studio 4.0, adding a host of new features to the app development environment. The most eye-catching of the upgrades is a souped-up Motion Editor, Android’s interface for creating MotionLayout animations in apps. In previous versions of Android Studio, developers had to manually create and modify complex XML files to design their animations. The new Motion Editor generates the XML files for you, allowing you to create complex animations through a simply click-and-drag interface. [[..]

Chrome 84 Will Beat Back Abusive Permissions Requests, Notifications

Google is now working to stifle abusive permissions requests from Chrome 84, specifically those with abusive notifications, recent reports indicate. As laid out by Google, sites with abusive permission requests or abusive notifications will be automatically enrolled in quieter notifications UI. Now, "abusive notifications" is a fairly loose term. The company says it can include [...] Read More... The post Chrome 84 Will Beat Back Abusive Permissions Requests, Notifications appeared first on Android Headline[..]

Top 9 Best Cache Cleaner Android Apps – 2020

The more you use your phone, the more unnecessary files you collect, cache gets piled up, and so on. Luckily, there are quite a few apps available for Android that can help you clean your smartphone's software, and that goes for cache, junk files, and so much more. Such apps are far less needed than [...] Read More... The post Top 9 Best Cache Cleaner Android Apps – 2020 appeared first on Android Headlines.

You Can Now Schedule Tweets On Twitter, But There's A Catch

It's only available in the web app, at Twitter.com. It took Twitter nearly a decade, but it has finally rolled out one of the best features that third-party apps have had for many years. Including one app that Twitter owns – Tweetdeck. And that is the ability to schedule tweets in the future on Twitter. [...] Read More... The post You Can Now Schedule Tweets On Twitter, But There's A Catch appeared first on Android Headlines.

Memory Management Remains A Security Risk For Chrome, Other Browsers

As many as 70-percent of security risks in Chrome and other browsers arise from memory management problems. That's according to a recent report compiling details and statistics shared by both Microsoft and Google. While the underlying problems vary, ranging from quirks of old programming languages to code that's just poorly written, use-after-free vulnerabilities account for [...] Read More... The post Memory Management Remains A Security Risk For Chrome, Other Browsers appeared first on Android Headlines.

Elon Musk just earned $780 million from Tesla — but there’s a catch

It’s a big day for Elon Musk. The enigmatic billionaire just unlocked almost $800 million worth of cheap Tesla shares — the first payout in what’s considered the largest compensation package of its kind in history. Indeed, Musk can now buy around 1.7 million Tesla shares for $350.02 each, a total cost of just over $595 million. Tesla stock opened Friday trade at $808.32, which means Musk hypothetically stands to profit around $778.6 million in just two trades. [Read: A look at the $17 billion stock portfoli[..]

Trump And Twitter Continue Battle Over Free Speech

Trump and Twitter are at it again in a battle over Free Speech. Who get's to decide what is and is not censorship or misinformation? That depends on your personal views of government and social media platforms. Historical Precedents Protesters across the streets in the cities of America have been rallying against the long history [...] Read More... The post Trump And Twitter Continue Battle Over Free Speech appeared first on Android Headlines.

Google Has A New AR App That Makes It Easier To Socially Distance

Sometimes, gauging six feet is a bit tough to do. So Google decided to do something about it. Meet Google Sodar, which is an AR app that will help you do social distancing during this pandemic. Of course, it's not very convenient to pull out your phone every time you're somewhere to see if you [...] Read More... The post Google Has A New AR App That Makes It Easier To Socially Distance appeared first on Android Headlines.

Save 15% On Select Office Furniture To Outfit Your New Home Office

Amazon is currently hosting an office furniture sale, since we are all working from home now and looking to make a new home office. And in this sale you can save 15% or more on select office furniture. We are unsure how long this sale is going to last, so you'll want to grab everything [...] Read More... The post Save 15% On Select Office Furniture To Outfit Your New Home Office appeared first on Android Headlines.

White House, Trump accounts both get Twitter rulebreaker warning

Twitter waited almost four years into the term to act, and Trump's not happy.

Verizon 5G Rollout Is Ahead Of Schedule, Good Luck Finding It Though

Verizon CTO, Kyle Malady said that it is actually early with its 5G rollout, that is despite the changes that the company (and the world) had to endure. Thanks to the pandemic. However, while 5G is available in 31 markets for Verizon, it's still pretty tough to find and connect to its 5G network. The [...] Read More... The post Verizon 5G Rollout Is Ahead Of Schedule, Good Luck Finding It Though appeared first on Android Headlines.

OpenAI’s new text generator writes sad poems and corrects lousy grammar

OpenAI has quietly unveiled the latest incarnation of its headline-grabbing text generator: GPT-3. The research lab initially said its predecessor’s potential to spread disinformation made it too dangerous to share. The decision led terrified journalists to warn of impending robot apocalypses — generating a lot of helpful hype for GPT-2. Now, OpenAI has unveiled its big brother. And it’s enormous. The language model has 175 billion parameters — 10 times more than the 1.6 billion in GPT-2, which was also con[..]

Find Out Your Dog's DNA With This Discounted Embark DNA Test

In Amazon's Gold Box Deal of the Day, it has the Embark Dog DNA Test on sale for just $99. That is good for a savings of around $30. Making it a pretty good time to pick one up. Remember that this sale on the Embark Dog DNA Test is good today only and will [...] Read More... The post Find Out Your Dog's DNA With This Discounted Embark DNA Test appeared first on Android Headlines.

You Can Buy The 55-inch Toshiba 4K Fire TV For $370 Today

Amazon has a great price on the Toshiba 55-inch 4K Fire TV today, allowing you to pick one up for just $369.99. That is good for a savings of around $80. The Toshiba 55-inch 4K Fire TV is a high-end TV actually, with support for Dolby Vision and DTS Surround Sound. Which is going to [...] Read More... The post You Can Buy The 55-inch Toshiba 4K Fire TV For $370 Today appeared first on Android Headlines.

Smartwatch Sales Have Declined In Q1 2020: IDC

According to a new report from IDC, smartwatch sales have declined year-over-year (YoY) in Q1 2020. Companies have managed to ship out 18.2 million smartwatches in Q1 2019, while they managed to ship only 16.9 million in Q1 2020. Smartwatch sales have declined in Q1 2020, says IDC Now, the global health crisis probably played [...] Read More... The post Smartwatch Sales Have Declined In Q1 2020: IDC appeared first on Android Headlines.

Samsung Blockchain Wallet Gets Gemini Integration In North America

Samsung has partnered with US-based cryptocurrency exchange Gemini to integrate the latter's services with its Blockchain KeyStore Wallet. This integration will allow the users of Samsung's crypto wallet in the US and Canada to transfer cryptocurrencies between the Wallet and the Gemini platform. Users can connect to the Gemini mobile app to buy, sell, and [...] Read More... The post Samsung Blockchain Wallet Gets Gemini Integration In North America appeared first on Android Headlines.

This 3-Pack Of Clorox Disinfecting Wipes Are Back In Stock

Right now, if you hurry, you can get a three-pack of Clorox Disinfecting Wipes from Amazon. And they will ship pretty quickly – by June 8. That's pretty quick, considering we've seen dates much further out, at least a month out usually. So if you are in need of some Clorox Disinfecting Wipes, now is [...] Read More... The post This 3-Pack Of Clorox Disinfecting Wipes Are Back In Stock appeared first on Android Headlines.

Electronics Deals – May 29, 2020: Embark, Samsung, Amazon & More

Today, in Amazon's Gold Box Deal of the Day, you can find out what breed(s) your dog actually is. The Embark Dog DNA test is on sale for $99. This is going to tell you what breed or breeds your dog might be. Considering a lot of us have rescues, and really don't know what [...] Read More... The post Electronics Deals – May 29, 2020: Embark, Samsung, Amazon & More appeared first on Android Headlines.

OnePlus 8 Pro Update Disabled Color Filter Camera After All

The OnePlus 8 Pro received a new update that disabled its color filter camera after all. We're talking about a global variant of the device, which received the OxygenOS 10.5.9 update. This is a stable update, and it disabled the color filter camera despite the fact it was not supposed to. That camera was supposed [...] Read More... The post OnePlus 8 Pro Update Disabled Color Filter Camera After All appeared first on Android Headlines.

ZTE Patents New Foldable Smartphone, And It's… Interesting

ZTE has submitted a patent for a new foldable smartphone, and it is actually quite interesting. This patent has been submitted with CNIPA (China National Intellectual Property Administration). The patent has been submitted today, on May 29. This is a design patent, and it includes sketches of the device. As you can see in the [...] Read More... The post ZTE Patents New Foldable Smartphone, And It's… Interesting appeared first on Android Headlines.

China’s Xpeng ‘copies’ Tesla’s website after allegedly ‘stealing’ Autopilot source code

Chinese carmakers taking too much inspiration from western brands isn’t exactly a new phenomenon, but one China-based EV maker has zero-chill and is now even copying Tesla‘s web design. [Read: UK automotive production at lowest level since WW2, to cost industry $15B] Spotted by an unnamed individual, who then tipped off Electrek, Xpeng appears to be copying Tesla‘s website design. I say appears, but take a look a the screenshots below and decide for yourself. The similarities are clear. Putting the actual v[..]

Next-Gen Samsung Galaxy Watch Might Launch Soon

The next-gen Samsung Galaxy Watch may not be that far off now. The smartwatch has just stopped by the American regulatory body FCC, hinting at an imminent launch. It also picked up the necessary certification in China earlier this week. FCC has certified two new Samsung Galaxy Watch models with model numbers SM-R845 and SM-R855. [...] Read More... The post Next-Gen Samsung Galaxy Watch Might Launch Soon appeared first on Android Headlines.

Motorola One Vision Plus Certification Confirms Some Of Its Specs

The Motorola One Vision Plus certification has appeared, and confirmed some of its specs. The device got certified by Geekbench, as you can see in an image provided below. Geekbench certification reveals some Motorola One Vision Plus specs This certification confirmed some of the Motorola One Vision Plus specs, such as the Snapdragon 665 SoC. [...] Read More... The post Motorola One Vision Plus Certification Confirms Some Of Its Specs appeared first on Android Headlines.

UK automotive production at lowest level since WW2, to cost industry $15B

With auto factories closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, it’s clear that production was going to take a hit. Now we know just how big an impact it had in the UK. In the month of April, carmakers based in the United Kingdom produced 197 premium or luxury vehicles, just 45 of these actually made it to customers. That’s a 99.7% drop compared to the same time period last year, BBC reports. [Read: CVS is testing driverless vehicles in Houston for safe, socially distanced medical deliveries] According to the S[..]

What Goes On Inside A Printer?

Printing: it's not something we really think about, is it? We press a button, wait for our page to come out and walk away – until we need to print something again. But have you ever wondered what goes on inside of a printer? Will it be full of clever little mechanisms all moving in [...] Read More... The post What Goes On Inside A Printer? appeared first on Android Headlines.

Samsung Is Ready To Begin Mass Production Of 5nm Exynos Chipsets: Report

Samsung could begin the mass production of 5nm Exynos chipsets as early as August this year. Citing some industry sources, ZDNet Korea reports the company has completed all preparations needed for the mass production of its next-generation mobile SoC. Samsung had last month announced that it could start the mass production of 5nm chipsets in [...] Read More... The post Samsung Is Ready To Begin Mass Production Of 5nm Exynos Chipsets: Report appeared first on Android Headlines.

Huawei Watch GT 2 & GT 2E Get Remote Camera Shutter Feature

A new update is now rolling out to the Huawei Watch GT 2 and GT 2e smartwatches, bringing the remote camera shutter feature. This feature was not included from the get-go, for whatever reason, but it's finally here. This update is coming to the Huawei Watch GT 2 as firmware version 1.0.7.16. In the Huawei [...] Read More... The post Huawei Watch GT 2 & GT 2E Get Remote Camera Shutter Feature appeared first on Android Headlines.

CVS is testing driverless vehicles in Houston for safe, socially distanced medical deliveries

Self-driving vehicle startup Nuro announced yesterday that it will deliver medical prescriptions autonomously to residents in parts of one Texas city. It could be a boon for the health and safety of those made even more vulnerable because of the coronavirus pandemic. According to a company announcement, Nuro will partner with CVS, one of America’s biggest pharmacy chains, to deliver prescriptions to customers in a “pilot area,” which is made up of three zip codes in Houston, Texas. [Read: Uber scraps thousa[..]

This Is The Cancelled Google Pixel 4a XL

Images of the cancelled Google Pixel 4a XL have just surfaced. The phone actually appeared in both renders, and real-life images. Well, kind of. Renders did surface, but only the phone's back cover has been shown in real-life images. You will notice that the Google logo is not even imprinted on the backplate shown in [...] Read More... The post This Is The Cancelled Google Pixel 4a XL appeared first on Android Headlines.

5 Things That Successful Wall Street Traders Have On Their Phone

They say on Wall Street that money never sleeps, which helps to explain why so many Wall Street traders report that they routinely work 90 or even 100-hour weeks. While the New York Stock Exchange has strict opening hours, the ebbs and flows of the global market that affect the bottom line of Wall Street's [...] Read More... The post 5 Things That Successful Wall Street Traders Have On Their Phone appeared first on Android Headlines.

Ulefone Discounts Its Smartphones Up To 50%

Ulefone has decided to discount a couple of its smartphones up to 50%. The devices have been discounted in the company's official store, by the way. Ulefone discounted two really popular devices, discounts go up to 50% As far as we can see, two devices are mentioned on the company's discount page. Those two devices [...] Read More... The post Ulefone Discounts Its Smartphones Up To 50% appeared first on Android Headlines.

Missing Casinos? Check Out These Games

How technology has changed our casino experience When it comes to playing your favorite casino games, such as blackjack, roulette and the range of slots on offer, players used to have to visit their local venue. Of course, that's no longer the case and you can load up the game you want on websites like [...] Read More... The post Missing Casinos? Check Out These Games appeared first on Android Headlines.

Xbox Series X Will Play Games From Every Xbox Generation

The Xbox Series X is shaping up to be a powerful console this coming generation. Earlier today in a blog post, Director of Program Management for the console Jason Ronald dove deep into all the power it would deliver. The biggest takeaway is that it will play games from every single Xbox console generation. So [...] Read More... The post Xbox Series X Will Play Games From Every Xbox Generation appeared first on Android Headlines.

Snapdragon 7c Chromebook Appears To Mix Up The Budget Playing Field

A mysterious new Chromebook has now reportedly appeared at Geekbench, touting Qualcomm's budget-minded Snapdragon 7c platform. The device, codenamed Trogdor, reveals very few details in the listing. But it is shown to have that processor backed up with 8GB RAM. That's noteworthy since the Snapdragon 7c processor is meant to represent the budget-end from Qualcomm. [...] Read More... The post Snapdragon 7c Chromebook Appears To Mix Up The Budget Playing Field appeared first on Android Headlines.

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles On Android Gets August Release Date

Square Enix finally lays out a new release date for the reboot of Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles. After having announced last Fall that it would be coming out in Late January. Due to whatever reasons Square Enix had, it decided to stop the release and delay it until further notice. Well, now is that further [...] Read More... The post Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles On Android Gets August Release Date appeared first on Android Headlines.

Hulu Is Testing A Watch Party Feature, Complete With Chat Room

Hulu is currently testing an upcoming Watch Party feature that will allow you to stream content simultaneously with friends and family. This is akin to similar features from other services, though Hulu will be adding something a little different to its Watch Party feature. A chat room. Ever since people have been stuck inside thanks [...] Read More... The post Hulu Is Testing A Watch Party Feature, Complete With Chat Room appeared first on Android Headlines.

New Sync Pair & Other Content Enters Pokémon Masters Today

There's new content to play in Pokémon Masters today thanks to the game's most recent update. This includes much, but as is usually the case part of the new content includes a new Sync Pair. Which means you will have the opportunity to fight alongside a new trainer and a new Pokémon. To get the [...] Read More... The post New Sync Pair & Other Content Enters Pokémon Masters Today appeared first on Android Headlines.