PayPal Support Comes to Samsung Pay for Retail, In-App and Online Transactions

PayPal Support Comes to Samsung Pay for Retail, In-App and Online Transactions

Samsung today announced that it is bringing PayPal support to Samsung Pay thereby allowing users to pay for their in-store transactions using their PayPal account.

WhatsApp Possibly Gaining In-App YouTube Support

WhatsApp Possibly Gaining In-App YouTube Support

If a new leak is to be believed, WhatsApp is bringing support for YouTube video playback directly in the user’s conversation window. This basically allows users to watch a video without having to leave the app. In its current form, opening a YouTube URL redirects users to the standalone YouTube app on their mobile devices.

Amazon Alexa Officially Makes Its Way to the HTC U11

Amazon Alexa Officially Makes Its Way to the HTC U11

The HTC Alexa app has started rolling out to the North American variants of the HTC U11. The app officially brings Alexa access to the handset. This is not the first smartphone to come with Alexa on board as the Huawei Mate 9 had this honor a few months ago. However, the Huawei handset required customers to launch the Alexa app to use its features, while Alexa on the HTC U11 works hands-free. This basically means that you can activate the feature by simply saying “Alexa” rather than having to open the app and activate it manually.

HTC 10 Users Erroneously Displayed Ads on Stock Keyboard

HTC 10 Users Erroneously Displayed Ads on Stock Keyboard

Over the weekend, it was revealed that the stock keyboard on the HTC 10 has started showing ads to users. This led to a huge uproar against HTC on online forums as many users thought the company was trying to make money through its existing users with such shady tactics.

Google Maps Now Includes a Travel Time Graph

Google Maps Now Includes a Travel Time Graph

Google rolled out a graph to show how busy a business is throughout the day, and now it looks like that same graph has cropped up for a different use case.

Huawei to Unveil Mobile Application Processor with Dedicated AI Chip by Year End

Huawei to Unveil Mobile Application Processor with Dedicated AI Chip by Year End

Huawei has been using its in-house developed Kirin chipsets on its devices since a few years now. With the advent of artificial intelligence, Huawei is now looking to launch a mobile application processor featuring a CPU, GPU, and an AI chip.

Google Keep for Android Gets Undo/Redo Feature

Google Keep for Android Gets Undo/Redo Feature

Google Keep is one of the most preferred cross platform note taking apps available out there. However, it was somewhat lacking in terms of a few basic editing features. Google has changed that today by adding a new undo/redo button at the bottom of the app screen.

Samsung Galaxy Note Fan Edition Torn Down; Earns Same Repairability Score as Galaxy Note 7

Samsung Galaxy Note Fan Edition Torn Down; Earns Same Repairability Score as Galaxy Note 7

The limited edition Galaxy Note Fan Edition went on sale in South Korea earlier this month. While it is still unclear when Samsung will be selling the Galaxy Note Fan edition in other markets of the world, that has not stopped the iFixit team from going ahead and posting a teardown of the handset.

Luxury Smartphone Maker Vertu Goes Bankrupt; Shutting Down Operations

Luxury Smartphone Maker Vertu Goes Bankrupt; Shutting Down Operations

Vertu has always been known for making outlandishly expensive smartphones. The company was once owned by Finnish-giant Nokia before it sold the company in 2012. Sadly, the company has now announced that it would be shutting down its operations after a restructuring plan to save it from bankruptcy failed. 

Deal: Unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8 Available for Only $575, Galaxy S8+ for $675

Deal: Unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8 Available for Only $575, Galaxy S8+ for $675

If you have been looking to buy an unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ in the US for quite some time, Groupon is offering a pretty irresistible deal on Samsung’s flagship handsets. It is offering the unlocked Galaxy S8 for only $574.99, with the bigger Galaxy S8+ coming in at $674.99.