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Galaxy S11 Fingerprint Reader To Be More Convenient To Use

A new report says that the Samsung Galaxy S11 fingerprint sensor will be better than its predecessor's. The handset will feature a larger Active Area Dimension (AAD) to improve ease of use. AAD is the area of the display that can detect a fingerprint. Fingerprint on Display (FOD) is a relatively new technology and currently, [...] Read More... The post Galaxy S11 Fingerprint Reader To Be More Convenient To Use appeared first on Android Headlines.

Google Says Stadia Controller Wireless Play Will Expand "Soon"

Today Google has reportedly confirmed that wireless play on the Stadia controller would expand soon. This is after it confirmed earlier this week that it will only work with Chromecast Ultra initially. This was a limiting factor that may have a lot to do with ensuring a smooth launch. It's also somewhat reassuring that Google [...] Read More... The post Google Says Stadia Controller Wireless Play Will Expand "Soon" appeared first on Android Headlines.

How To Improve & Up Your Game In Call of Duty Mobile

Call of Duty Mobile is a game that can be highly competitive, and if you're looking to improve your skills, it's not as hard as you think. Nothing will replace dedicated practice for those that aren't gaming prodigies. That doesn't mean it's not possible to up your game. On the contrary, there are some useful [...] Read More... The post How To Improve & Up Your Game In Call of Duty Mobile appeared first on Android Headlines.

Hue Bulbs Support Out-Of-Home Control On Nest Mini Without Bridge

The Philips Hue bulbs and Nest Mini speakers have a special relationship. One which makes the two very useful to have as a pair. The bulbs now support out-of-home control without a Hue Bridge. If you're new to this whole home automation thing, the Hue Bridge is a device you need to control some of [...] Read More... The post Hue Bulbs Support Out-Of-Home Control On Nest Mini Without Bridge appeared first on Android Headlines.

DOJ Investigation May Have Serious Repercussions For Google's Future

The ongoing DOJ antitrust investigation into Google may be more serious than initially thought, according to a statement made by laid-off journalists from the Save Journalism Project and former Justice Department Antitrust Division attorney Seth Bloom. The 14-year former General Counsel to the Senate Antitrust Subcommittee points to what he says is "Google's anticompetitive conduct [...] Read More... The post DOJ Investigation May Have Serious Repercussions For Google's Future appeared first on Android Head[..]

CoD Mobile Just Dropped A Ton Of Limited Modes, Then Pulled Them

If you haven't logged into CoD Mobile recently, you should, because it just got a ton of limited-time modes. Including one for Halloween. Except, it would seem that all the modes have now been pulled. Save for one – Sniper Only. This is located in the same spot where you'll find Gun Game, the other [...] Read More... The post CoD Mobile Just Dropped A Ton Of Limited Modes, Then Pulled Them appeared first on Android Headlines.

New Privacy Bill Tells Facebook, Tech Giants "Mind Your Own Business"

Oregon Senator Ron Wyden is looking to hold tech giants' feet to the fire with the recently reported introduction of a new privacy bill. Dubbed the Mind Your Own Business Act, the proposed legislation aims to provide agencies with tools to address growing concerns about privacy as it concerns tech companies. That broad description includes [...] Read More... The post New Privacy Bill Tells Facebook, Tech Giants "Mind Your Own Business" appeared first on Android Headlines.

Stadia Phone Play Won't Work Without Wi-Fi At Launch

It has recently been discovered that Stadia phone play won't work without Wi-Fi. This means if you were hoping to play your Stadia games on the train commute to work or home, you're out of luck. At least for now. According to 9To5Google who acquired a confirmation from Google, Wi-Fi will only be required initially. [...] Read More... The post Stadia Phone Play Won't Work Without Wi-Fi At Launch appeared first on Android Headlines.

Phone Comparisons: Google Pixel 3 vs Google Pixel 4

Following the 'XL' variant comparison, it's time to pit the Google Pixel 3 vs Pixel 4. The Google Pixel 4 is the smaller variant of Google's brand new flagship, while the Pixel 3 played that role last year. It's hard to deny that both of these phones are compelling, but how do they compare. Is [...] Read More... The post Phone Comparisons: Google Pixel 3 vs Google Pixel 4 appeared first on Android Headlines.

High-Quality Renders Let Loose The Moto E6 Play Design

After having tough times selling smartphones for a couple of years, Motorola seems to have found its mojo back. The Lenovo-owned phone maker has already launched several phones this year, with the Motorola One Macro being the most recent one. And the company doesn't seem to be slowing down any time soon. Dutch website Mobielkopen has [...] Read More... The post High-Quality Renders Let Loose The Moto E6 Play Design appeared first on Android Headlines.

The Ultimate Case To Protect Your New Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL

Do you plan to pre-order a Google Pixel 4 or Pixel 4 XL? You might want to grab an award-winning Incipio case from Verizon to help protect your new device from the very moment it arrives. From a dual-camera system with Night Sight and HDR+ to Gesture Control, Motion Sense, and an even smarter Google [...] Read More... The post The Ultimate Case To Protect Your New Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL appeared first on Android Headlines.

You Can Get This Sony 55-inch 4K Android TV For $748 Today

Amazon has the Sony X800G 55-inch Android TV on sale today for just $748. Now that is only $51 off of the regular price, but that is still a pretty good discount. Since the X800G was announced and went on sale a few months ago, it has not dropped in price at all. Marking the [...] Read More... The post You Can Get This Sony 55-inch 4K Android TV For $748 Today appeared first on Android Headlines.

Arlo Video Doorbell Can Capture Your Visitors From Head To Toe

Arlo is one of the biggest names when it comes to wireless security cameras. Adding to its strong repertoire of such home automation products, the California-based company has now launched a video doorbell. Aptly named Arlo Video Doorbell, it is the company's first such offering. Arlo Video Doorbell Arlo may have been a little late [...] Read More... The post Arlo Video Doorbell Can Capture Your Visitors From Head To Toe appeared first on Android Headlines.

Samsung Is Sending A Galaxy S10 5G Into Space, And You Can Send A Selfie Along

Samsung's latest promotional campaign for the Galaxy S10 5G will see the company launch the phone into the Earth's stratosphere. Samsung UK recently announced this "out-of-this-world" mission. The handset will gravitate for more than 200 hours at 65,000 feet above the Earth. Samsung is also offering its fans an opportunity to send a selfie along with [...] Read More... The post Samsung Is Sending A Galaxy S10 5G Into Space, And You Can Send A Selfie Along appeared first on Android Headlines.

Huge Surprise: There's No Bloatware On The AT&T Pixel 4

This is perhaps the biggest surprise of any smartphone, in 2019. There's no bloatware on the AT&T variant of the Google Pixel 4. This is very surprising, given the fact that AT&T loads up their phones with a ton of apps that are pre-installed. In fact, there are a good 30 or more apps that [...] Read More... The post Huge Surprise: There's No Bloatware On The AT&T Pixel 4 appeared first on Android Headlines.

Is The Google Pixel 4 Worth The Money?

Let's face it, Google's Pixel smartphones are not exactly cheap, and that goes for the Pixel 4 series as well. The company's Nexus devices were quite affordable, but the Pixel lineup changes everything. That being said, the Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL were introduced quite recently, and many of you are probably planning [...] Read More... The post Is The Google Pixel 4 Worth The Money? appeared first on Android Headlines.

Google Boss Confirms HTC Built The Pixel 3a

And presumably the Pixel 4 as well. Many thought that it was the HTC team that Google acquired a few years ago, that built the Pixel 3a. Now, Made by Google's head, Rick Osterloh confirmed that it was indeed the HTC team that Google acquired, that built the Pixel 3a. This was pretty obvious, due [...] Read More... The post Google Boss Confirms HTC Built The Pixel 3a appeared first on Android Headlines.

This Instant Pot Is Back Down To Its Black Friday Price

Amazon has dropped this eight quart Instant Pot back down to the lowest price it's ever been, and it hasn't been this low since Black Friday nearly a year ago. That alone makes this a really great time to pick one up. It's down to $79.99, and that's down from $139.99. Marking it 43-percent off. [...] Read More... The post This Instant Pot Is Back Down To Its Black Friday Price appeared first on Android Headlines.

Woot Is Blowing Out Surface Pro 4 Bundles Today

Today, you're going to be able to save big on the Microsoft Surface Pro 4. Woot is discounting a few different bundles of the Surface Pro 4 that include the Surface Pen as well as the keyboard. So you can actually use it as a legit laptop replacement. Seeing as the keyboard and the pen [...] Read More... The post Woot Is Blowing Out Surface Pro 4 Bundles Today appeared first on Android Headlines.

OnePlus 7T Goes On Sale In The US, OnePlus 7T Series In India

The OnePlus 7T series became available to purchase in Europe yesterday. Well, the same has just happened for the US and India. As far as the US is concerned, only the OnePlus 7T is available. In India, on the other hand, you can purchase both the OnePlus 7T and OnePlus 7T Pro. The OnePlus 7T [...] Read More... The post OnePlus 7T Goes On Sale In The US, OnePlus 7T Series In India appeared first on Android Headlines.

Huawei's Mate X Foldable Handset May Be Unleashed On October 23

The Huawei Mate X foldable smartphone was announced back in February during the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, and it seems like it may finally launch before the end of this month. The Mate X was supposed to become official earlier this year, but Huawei decided to postpone it. The company wanted to make [...] Read More... The post Huawei's Mate X Foldable Handset May Be Unleashed On October 23 appeared first on Android Headlines.

Electronic Deals – October 18, 2019: Pixel, Surface Pro 4 & More

Amazon is discounting this COMFEE all-in-one slow cooker today, dropping the price down to just $29.99. That is a really great price for this all-in-one, which can be a rice cooker, slow cooker, steamer, stewpot, saute and a few more things. It's a really great deal and it's good today only. Woot has some great [...] Read More... The post Electronic Deals – October 18, 2019: Pixel, Surface Pro 4 & More appeared first on Android Headlines.

OnePlus 8 Pro Appears With Similar Design To The OnePlus 8

The OnePlus 8 renders appeared earlier this month, courtesy of CashKaro and OnLeaks. Well, OnLeaks has just partnered up with 91mobiles in order to share the OnePlus 8 Pro renders as well, and reveal the phone's design If it seems too soon for these renders to be live, and accurate… well, yes, it is. That's [...] Read More... The post OnePlus 8 Pro Appears With Similar Design To The OnePlus 8 appeared first on Android Headlines.

Rugged DOOGEE S68 Pro Announced With Wireless Charging, Helio P70

DOOGEE has just announced a new smartphone, the DOOGEE S68 Pro. This is the company's new rugged smartphone, which is easily noticeable when you look at it. That's not to say that the phone looks bad or anything of the sort, it's actually rather good-looking device. The DOOGEE S68 Pro comes with a display notch, [...] Read More... The post Rugged DOOGEE S68 Pro Announced With Wireless Charging, Helio P70 appeared first on Android Headlines.

Motorola Teases New RAZR Phone Announcement For November 13

Motorola seems to be teasing a new RAZR phone announcement for the near future. Based on an invite that was received by CNET, Motorola has something to unveil on November 13. The invite is a short GIF which shows the side of the original RAZR phone. The device is quickly peeled away to reveal an [...] Read More... The post Motorola Teases New RAZR Phone Announcement For November 13 appeared first on Android Headlines.

Pixel 4 Face Unlock Will Allow Access Even If Eyes Are Closed

According to a new report from BBC the Face unlock feature on the Pixel 4 will work even if your eyes are closed. The feature is supposed to be the alternative for biometric security to the fingerprint. Something which stayed behind on the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3a. Google has reportedly said that its Face [...] Read More... The post Pixel 4 Face Unlock Will Allow Access Even If Eyes Are Closed appeared first on Android Headlines.

Here Is Why Google Didn't Launch a 5G Pixel 4

When Google unveiled its latest flagships this week, the eagerly anticipated 5G Pixel 4 was nowhere to be seen. According to the company's VP of product management, Brian Rakowski, there are two reasons behind this decision. Google Thinks It Doesn't Make Sense To Buy A 5G-enabled Phone Right Now First of all, Rakowski says that [...] Read More... The post Here Is Why Google Didn't Launch a 5G Pixel 4 appeared first on Android Headlines.

Nest Mini Review – Higher Fidelity, Same Great Price

Nest Mini is like the Goldilocks of smart home speakers. It's just the right size. It's just the right price. It has just the right audio fidelity. It also has the right virtual assistant. Despite these facts, there's little on the outside to differentiate it from the first generation Google Home Mini. The same gorgeous [...] Read More... The post Nest Mini Review – Higher Fidelity, Same Great Price appeared first on Android Headlines.

Gun Game Is Live In CoD Mobile, Here's How You Access It

One of the most popular modes in Call of Duty since Black Ops has been Gun Game, and it's now live in CoD Mobile. Though it's been live for about three days now. Right off the bat you'd think that you could jump in and play it as soon as you like. You'd be wrong. [...] Read More... The post Gun Game Is Live In CoD Mobile, Here's How You Access It appeared first on Android Headlines.

LG Android 10 Beta Starts With G8 ThinQ, But Not For You Yet

It has now been revealed that LG is ready to start rolling out the LG G8 ThinQ update to Android 10 beta. As per the company's announcement, the rollout is currently for a test run of the new firmware and it isn't going to be available everywhere all at once. So not everybody will be [...] Read More... The post LG Android 10 Beta Starts With G8 ThinQ, But Not For You Yet appeared first on Android Headlines.

The NVIDIA SHIELD TV "Stick" Leaks & It's Really Weird

The NVIDIA SHIELD TV "stick" has now leaked. Although it appears to be more of a tube than a traditional TV stick. This follows on from a fairly substantial SHIELD TV Pro Amazon leak. This latest model is expected to launch soon and as a more affordable 2019 SHIELD Android TV device. Less dongle, more [...] Read More... The post The NVIDIA SHIELD TV "Stick" Leaks & It's Really Weird appeared first on Android Headlines.

This Nintendo Switch Has A Bigger Battery With A Lower Price Tag

The newest model of the Nintendo Switch just got a price drop, allowing you to save $25 on the original price. That brings it down to just $275. This is the lowest price ever for this model of the Switch. And seeing as the Switch does not drop in price all that often – not [...] Read More... The post This Nintendo Switch Has A Bigger Battery With A Lower Price Tag appeared first on Android Headlines.

Minecraft Earth Early Access Begins Today With Iceland & New Zealand

Minecraft Earth early access is starting as of today, and it's beginning the rollout with Iceland and New Zealand. The official Minecraft Earth twitter detailed the start of the rollout around 10:45 AM on October 17. It also mentions that any users who aren't citizens of either of those regions should stay tuned for future updates. [...] Read More... The post Minecraft Earth Early Access Begins Today With Iceland & New Zealand appeared first on Android Headlines.

NVIDIA SHIELD TV Pro (2019) Specs: See How It Compares To SHIELD TV (2017)

The 2019 NVIDIA SHIELD TV Pro has yet to be officially announced, but we already know most of the specs. An Amazon listing for the device recently went live (and removed again) providing us with an overview of what the new Android TV device offers. Below is the specs based on that listing. This post [...] Read More... The post NVIDIA SHIELD TV Pro (2019) Specs: See How It Compares To SHIELD TV (2017) appeared first on Android Headlines.

Google Says You Should Tell Guests About Your Smart Home Devices

Google hardware SVP Rick Osterloh reportedly thinks that house guests should be warned about in-home smart devices. That's based on comments Mr. Osterloh made during a recent interview with the BBC when asked about the proposition. The executive not only indicates that telling guests about his smart home speakers, displays, and cameras is something he [...] Read More... The post Google Says You Should Tell Guests About Your Smart Home Devices appeared first on Android Headlines.

Galaxy S10 In-display Fingerprint Reader Logs In Just About Anyone

Samsung Galaxy S10 in-display fingerprint scanner is believed to be one of its main selling points. However, it seems the technology is not as revolutionary as Samsung says. According to a British couple, it can easily be gamed. Samsung is aware of the problem. Lisa Neilson defied Samsung when she picked up an unauthentic £2.70 [...] Read More... The post Galaxy S10 In-display Fingerprint Reader Logs In Just About Anyone appeared first on Android Headlines.

Stadia Will Officially Support The Pixel 2 & Pixel 4

It looks like the Pixel 2 will be compatible with Stadia when it launches on November 19. Google has updated its Stadia Help page and now lists the Pixel 2 under the requirements for playing on a phone. The page also now lists the Pixel 4. Though it was probably no secret that this would end [...] Read More... The post Stadia Will Officially Support The Pixel 2 & Pixel 4 appeared first on Android Headlines.

Samsung Files Trademark For More Galaxy A Phones, Possibly For 2021

Samsung has already started registering names for its next-generation Galaxy A phones. And no, we are not talking about the ones that'll come out in 2020. Samsung is securing names for the phones that'll possibly come out after the 2020 batch, in 2021. As noticed by Let's Go Digital, Samsung recently applied for a bunch [...] Read More... The post Samsung Files Trademark For More Galaxy A Phones, Possibly For 2021 appeared first on Android Headlines.

Phone Comparisons: Google Pixel 3 XL vs Google Pixel 4 XL

It's time to compare two Pixel flagships, last year's and this year's, the Pixel 3 XL vs Pixel 4 XL. The Google Pixel 4 XL was announced a couple of days ago, as of writing this article. That device was announced alongside the Pixel 4, its smaller sibling. The Pixel 3 XL, on the other [...] Read More... The post Phone Comparisons: Google Pixel 3 XL vs Google Pixel 4 XL appeared first on Android Headlines.

Here's The NVIDIA SHIELD TV Pro: The 2019 SHIELD Android TV Device

The new 2019 NVIDIA SHIELD has made a surprise appearance on Amazon, confirming price and availability. The listing confirms some of the finer details while also providing a look at the new device. The new SHIELD TV sports an all-new remote. Here's the new SHIELD TV It had long been expected NVIDIA was preparing to [...] Read More... The post Here's The NVIDIA SHIELD TV Pro: The 2019 SHIELD Android TV Device appeared first on Android Headlines.

Here's How Android Chrome Site Isolation Protects Your Private Data

Following the recent update to Chrome 77, Google has now taken to its blog to explain explaining how site isolation works differently on Android than on desktop platforms. On desktop platforms, site isolation works by effectively isolating cookies and stored data — including network data, passwords, and permissions — to an origin site. It also [...] Read More... The post Here's How Android Chrome Site Isolation Protects Your Private Data appeared first on Android Headlines.

Amazon Is Giving Pixel 4 Pre-Orders A $100 Gift Card

And it's going to arrive before any other carrier or retailer ships their pre-orders. There's a number of reasons to pre-order the Pixel 4 from Amazon. Not only are you getting a free $100 Amazon Gift Card with your purchase. But Amazon is also shipping them out three days sooner than other carriers and retailers. [...] Read More... The post Amazon Is Giving Pixel 4 Pre-Orders A $100 Gift Card appeared first on Android Headlines.

LG Enters The Wireless Earbuds Market, Patents A New Design

LG recently announced the launch of the LG Tone Plus Free wireless earbuds in South Korea. While these buds are yet to go on sale, a newly discovered patent application reveals that the company could already be working on its next pair of wireless earbuds. LG had filed for the patent with the United States [...] Read More... The post LG Enters The Wireless Earbuds Market, Patents A New Design appeared first on Android Headlines.

You Can Only Use The New Google Assistant With Gesture Navigation

With the Pixel 4 announcement this week, Google also finally let the new Google Assistant loose. Which has a slick new UI, but it is also a whole lot faster. However, there is a caveat to the new Google Assistant. And that is the fact that you can only use it with the gesture navigation [...] Read More... The post You Can Only Use The New Google Assistant With Gesture Navigation appeared first on Android Headlines.

Sophos Discovers 15 Icon-Hiding Adware Apps On Play Store

British security company Sophos has discovered 15 adware apps on the Google Play Store. These sneaky apps were found to be generating frequent, large, and intrusive ads. They were also capable of hiding their app icons in the launcher, making it difficult for users to find and remove them. The 15 malicious Android apps as [...] Read More... The post Sophos Discovers 15 Icon-Hiding Adware Apps On Play Store appeared first on Android Headlines.

The Refurbished Ring Video Doorbell Pro Is $129 Today

Woot is offering Amazon Prime members a pretty incredible discount on a refurbished Ring Video Doorbell Pro. You'll be able to get it for just $129. Now you do need to log into your Prime account to get this deal. If you aren't an Amazon Prime member, you can sign up for a free trial [...] Read More... The post The Refurbished Ring Video Doorbell Pro Is $129 Today appeared first on Android Headlines.

Samsung To Launch Smartphone With Under-Display Camera In 2020: Tipster

Under-display cameras are the next step in the evolution of smartphones, it seems. Both Xiaomi and OPPO prototype smartphones with under-display camera units have been shown already, and it seems like Samsung is working on one such device as well. In fact, Samsung will announce a smartphone with an under-display camera next year, it seems. [...] Read More... The post Samsung To Launch Smartphone With Under-Display Camera In 2020: Tipster appeared first on Android Headlines.

Pick Up A Great Pair Of Truly Wireless Earbuds Today For $56

Today, you can buy the Anker Soundcore Liberty Air truly wireless headphones at their lowest price ever. Just $56. That's $23 off of their regular price, which makes these a really good deal. And they also just became available about a week ago. So to see these go on sale that quickly after launch is [...] Read More... The post Pick Up A Great Pair Of Truly Wireless Earbuds Today For $56 appeared first on Android Headlines.

Woot Is Selling Refurbished Pixels At Rock Bottom Prices

Woot is selling refurbished Pixels today, allowing you to save big on the original Pixel, Pixel 3 and Pixel 3a lines of smartphones. It looks like the Pixel 2 is not available in this sale though. For the original Pixel, it is getting a bit long in the tooth, but it is still getting updates. [...] Read More... The post Woot Is Selling Refurbished Pixels At Rock Bottom Prices appeared first on Android Headlines.

OnePlus Not Planning To Announce Another Mid-Range Phone: CEO

OnePlus' CEO, Pete Lau, was briefly interviewed in China recently. Information from that interview surfaced on the 'ifeng' website. The main piece of information that Mr. Lau shared regards the company's plans for OnePlus mid-range smartphones. OnePlus is not planning to announce a mid-range smartphone Mr. Lau confirmed that OnePlus has no plans to announce [...] Read More... The post OnePlus Not Planning To Announce Another Mid-Range Phone: CEO appeared first on Android Headlines.