Last week, a leaked render gave us a clue about what the highly-anticipated Google Pixel Watch could look like. However, the leak left several unanswered questions. The wearable has been spotted in the flesh after it was allegedly left behind by accident at a bar.
Last week, Pixel 6 owners had a hard time using Magic Eraser on Google Photos. Now, the February 2022 security patch appears to have set off Wi-Fi connectivity issues for some Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro users. Here’s a closer look at the problem.
This week, Google released the latest beta update for Android 12L with several UI improvements and a tip related to Google’s rumored Pixel Fold. The tip suggests the design could resemble the Oppo Find N more than the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3.
According to a report from Business Insider, Google is planning to foray into the smartwatch hardware segment with an offering likely to be called the Pixel Watch.
Google Pixel 6 users can now enjoy early access to heart rate and respiratory rate tracking features via the Google Fit app. The features work using the phone’s rear camera, flash, and onboard sensors.
Google’s Pixel smartphone lineup, which is known for its stellar still imaging performance, expanded to the mid-range price segment last year with the Pixel 3a and the Pixel 3a XL. The two mid-range smartphones met with a decent amount of success, thanks to relatively affordable price tags and good camera experience. This year, Google has planned to follow up with the Pixel 4a and the Pixel 4a XL.
A slightly dramatic headline, admittedly, but accurate. You see, Android 6.0 and above uses new systems from Google to help extend battery life: ‘Doze’, which restricts what apps can do in the background when a phone is stationary and unused, and ‘App Standby’, which does much the same thing but is based on how long it is since you last used a particular application. In either case, certain applications can be accidentally affected – but here’s how to keep them chugging along.
Six months on from our last Top 10, here’s the Christmas 2016 list, with mainly new content – as you’d expect in a busy smartphone world. And, in terms of variety and value, we’ve never had it so good in the Android world, even if all but one of the top of the line phones are still as eye-wateringly expensive as ever…
Now that the Pixel and Pixel XL from Google are officially official, the folks at the event were able to get some brief hands-on time with the handsets.