Author Archives: Evan Selleck

About Evan Selleck

Evan's a lover of all things technology, and he's got a major soft spot for the mobile industry. Give him some time and he'd be more than happy to talk your ear off about all the new and shiny things.

Sony Xperia 1 Finally Launches This July for $949 in the U.S.

Sony Xperia 1 Finally Launches This July for $949 in the U.S.

Back in February of this year, Sony officially announced its early-2019 flagship smartphone: the Xperia 1. It’s a tall handset with a big display, and now the smartphone is finally coming to market.

Motorola One Vision Now Official With 6.3-Inch ‘CinemaVision’ Display

Motorola One Vision Now Official With 6.3-Inch ‘CinemaVision’ Display

Motorola is officially announcing a brand new, big smartphone today. The One Vision is a decidedly mid-range piece of kit, with the specs to prove it. But the display might be a solid choice for folks who watch movies on their phones.

Google Confirms It’s Been Prototyping Foldable Phones For ‘a Long Time’

Google Confirms It’s Been Prototyping Foldable Phones For ‘a Long Time’

Samsung isn’t having much luck with its first foldable smartphone, the Galaxy Fold. Huawei has the Mate X on the way. Motorola has a new foldable RAZR coming down the pipe, too. So maybe it shouldn’t be surprising that Google has been toying with the idea, too.

Android Q Replaces the Back Button With a Gesture

Android Q Replaces the Back Button With a Gesture

Google has been toying with the idea of ditching the back button since the launch of Android Pie, but with Android Q it’s finally pulling the trigger.

Google Announces ‘Google Home Hub’ is Now ‘Nest Hub’, Unveils a New Smart Display ‘Nest Hub Max’

Google Announces ‘Google Home Hub’ is Now ‘Nest Hub’, Unveils a New Smart Display ‘Nest Hub Max’

Google took some time at Google I/O to unveil a brand new push into smart displays. The goal is to create a “truly helpful home”, and the first product out of the team from Nest and Google is the

Google Duplex on the Web Aims to Make Buying and Reserving Things Easier

Google Duplex on the Web Aims to Make Buying and Reserving Things Easier

Google Duplex already helps people book a table at a restaurant. And now Google is announcing an expansion of its use case.

Google Updates Android Auto With a New Default Dark Mode and More

Google Updates Android Auto With a New Default Dark Mode and More

Google isn’t forgetting about Android Auto, its in-car system, and has recently updated the platform with new features.

The OnePlus 7 Will be Water Resistant, but Won’t Have an IP Rating

The OnePlus 7 Will be Water Resistant, but Won’t Have an IP Rating

IP ratings are here to tell us just how water resistant a device is. But getting that rating isn’t necessarily cheap, even if it can get an obvious point across. And serve as a solid bullet point on the specs sheet. But OnePlus doesn’t think paying for that IP rating is worth it, so it’s skipping it.

Google Pixel 3a XL Lands on a Best Buy’s Store Shelves Ahead of Announcement

Google Pixel 3a XL Lands on a Best Buy’s Store Shelves Ahead of Announcement

More than likely Google is going to announce the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL on Tuesday, May 7. But it looks like one big box retailer wanted to get the jump on the competition by a few days.

OnePlus 7 Leak Shows Off the Display, Blue and Grey Colors

OnePlus 7 Leak Shows Off the Display, Blue and Grey Colors

We already know that the OnePlus 7 is going to be announced on May 14. Ahead of that date, though, we’ve still got a few rumors and leaks to sift through.