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Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL Hands-On Roundup: Updated Camera, Motion Sense, and Face Unlock

Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL Hands-On Roundup: Updated Camera, Motion Sense, and Face Unlock

Google has pulled the wraps from Pixel 4 and 4 XL at an event held in New York. The latest Pixel phones come equipped with a radar sensor that is used for Motion Sense feature. As expected the Pixel 4 and 4XL arrive with a camera upgrade incluing a dual rear camera. Furthermore, Google’s M Security chip is likely to enhance security.

First Major Android 10 Patch Addresses Pixel Gesture Issues, Slays Bugs

First Major Android 10 Patch Addresses Pixel Gesture Issues, Slays Bugs

Android 10 has already been treated to a minor update. The patch is the first major Android 10 update and is available for all Pixel devices. The update arrives with improvement in gesture navigation and slays several bugs including the infamous Pixel gesture issue.

Redesigned Samsung Galaxy Fold Lasts for More Than 100,000 Fold Cycles during Test

Redesigned Samsung Galaxy Fold Lasts for More Than 100,000 Fold Cycles during Test

Galaxy Fold has been hogging the limelight ever since it was released earlier this year. The first batch of Galaxy Fold sent to the reviewers suffered from several issues and this forced Samsung to delay the launch. Now CNET has put the Galaxy Fold through a torture test and the device failed yet again.

Google Shopping Starts Offering Price Tracking, Offline Store Pricing Details, More

Google Shopping Starts Offering Price Tracking, Offline Store Pricing Details, More

Google has been revamping its services and also offering new services like Google Places. Earlier this year Google Express became Google Shopping and the website was overhauled in July. Now Google has started offering new tools and features to help you shop.

Google Announces New Privacy Features for Google Maps, YouTube, Assistant

Google Announces New Privacy Features for Google Maps, YouTube, Assistant
Google has announced new privacy features for a bunch of apps including Google Maps, YouTube and Google Assistant. The intention behind offering such tools is to offer better control over user data. Starting now you can control user data, erase and also manage who can see the data. Most importantly you can block Google from collecting data.

Pixel 4 Demo Unit Spotted on Sale for $1200 on Malaysian Auction Website

Pixel 4 Demo Unit Spotted on Sale for $1200 on Malaysian Auction Website

Thanks to numerous leaks and exclusive APK files we know what Pixel 4 might have to offer. As always some people who managed to get hold of the demo units posted pictures and videos on social media. However, some of them want to make a quick buck and have listed the Pixel 4 demo unit on Shopee, a Malaysian auction site.

YouTube TV Is Finally Available on Fire TV Devices

YouTube TV Is Finally Available on Fire TV Devices

Amazon and Google buried the hatchet earlier this year. Until recently Amazon Prime was blocked on Chromecast while YouTube app was not available on FireTV. Furthermore, Amazon also barred Google from selling Chromecasts on its ecommerce platform. As agreed earlier this year, YouTube TV is now available on Amazon Fire TV devices.

Android Go Based on Android 10 Is Lighter, Faster and More Secure

Android Go Based on Android 10 Is Lighter, Faster and More Secure

Google has finally pulled the wraps from the new Android Go based on Android 10. The latest Android Go update is further optimized for entry-level phones and is smaller and is faster than before. Google’s Android Go is a lighter version of Android OS and is built to run on entry-level phones with limited hardware capabilities.

Samsung Adds Galaxy Note 10’s Camera Features to the Galaxy S10

Samsung Adds Galaxy Note 10’s Camera Features to the Galaxy S10

Samsung Galaxy Note series is one of the very few smartphones that come with a stylus. The company has baked in several features and apps that take advantage of S-Pen support on Galaxy Note 10. Now Samsung has announced popular Note 10 features for the Galaxy S10. The set of features includes Super Steady, Live Focus video, AR Doodle and Night Mode for the front-facing camera.

Google’s $4.99/Month Play Store Pass Rivals Apple Arcade, Offers More Than 350 Games, Apps

Google’s $4.99/Month Play Store Pass Rivals Apple Arcade, Offers More Than 350 Games, Apps

Apple Arcade has been hogging the limelight ever since it was announced earlier this year. Android is now playing catchup and has announced “Google Play Pass.” Priced at $4.99/month, the Play Pass gives Android users access to more than 350 games and apps. It is to be noted that these games and apps will be devoid of advertisements and in-app purchases.