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Google invests $22 million in KaiOS feature phone operating system

Your ads will be inserted here byEasy Plugin for AdSense.Please go to the plugin admin page toPaste your ad code OR Suppress this ad slot. Google invests $22 million in KaiOS feature phone operating system Mozilla ended development on its smartphone operating system, Firefox OS, at the beginning of 2017. But …

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13 new and notable Android apps from the last week including Instagram Lite, BBC Sounds, and Navbar Weather (6/24/18 – 6/30/18)

Your ads will be inserted here byEasy Plugin for AdSense.Please go to the plugin admin page toPaste your ad code OR Suppress this ad slot. 13 new and notable Android apps from the last week including Instagram Lite, BBC Sounds, and Navbar Weather (6/24/18 – 6/30/18) Welcome to the roundup …

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YouTube is running an auto-generated video thumbnail experiment with a small segment of users

YouTube is running an auto-generated video thumbnail experiment with a small segment of users YouTube channels often use custom thumbnails for their videos, many of which are examples of the “YouTube Face” phenomenon. YouTube may soon have a compelling alternative for creators, though. The site is running a quick experiment …

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‘Pokémon Go’ developer Niantic shows off AR tech that lets Pikachu hide behind real-world objects

‘Pokémon Go’ developer Niantic shows off AR tech that lets Pikachu hide behind real-world objects An annoying but understandable quirk about the current state of most augmented reality applications is that virtual items imposed on an AR view don’t relate to the world in a believable way: they just sit …

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OnePlus is working on US carrier partnerships and a 5G-capable phone for next year

OnePlus is working on US carrier partnerships and a 5G-capable phone for next year Early in the year, we’d heard that OnePlus was “investigating” potential deals that could be struck with US carriers. News on that front has been pretty silent since then, but OnePlus founder/CEO Pete Lau has confirmed to PCMag that …

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Google Maps now showing Waze-like incident confirmation prompts for some

Google Maps now showing Waze-like incident confirmation prompts for some The new feature here is the confirmation of traffic reports, not the reports themselves. We have seen evidence that Maps may allow for incident reporting in the near future, but One of the main differentiators that Waze has over its competitors, …

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Alcatel 1X review: Android Go is a huge compromise in every sense, including price

Alcatel 1X review: Android Go is a huge compromise in every sense, including price Affordable phones will always be a compromise, but Google hopes it can make entry-level devices a bit better with something new: Android Go. It’s the same Android platform you know and presumably love, but optimized for sub-1GB RAM …

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Instagram Stories hits 400m daily users, introduces new soundtrack feature [Updated]

Instagram Stories hits 400m daily users, introduces new soundtrack feature [Updated] If you use Instagram, there’s a good chance you’ve tried out Stories, which lets you send timely updates to your followers in photo or video form. It’s probably to blame for the waning interest in Snapchat and has had …

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22 temporarily free and 35 on-sale apps and games to finish off June

22 temporarily free and 35 on-sale apps and games to finish off June We’ve come to the end of another week and another month. 2018 is almost half over, so it’s all downhill from here, right? Doubtful, but I digress. We have a small list today to finish off June, …

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[Update: Winners] We’re giving away three eMeet M2 Bluetooth speakerphones, plus 15% off coupons for everyone else (NA/EU only)

[Update: Winners] We’re giving away three eMeet M2 Bluetooth speakerphones, plus 15% off coupons for everyone else (NA/EU only) Are you still using the speaker on your phone to make calls, like an animal? No one wants to be on a call with someone who sounds like they’re in a tunnel. …

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