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HTC U11 vs Galaxy S8 vs Pixel vs iPhone 7 [CAMERA TEST]

35 minutes agoTechnology / Google : Phandroid

The HTC U11 is said to have one of the best cameras on the market. We decided to put that to the test, pitting the phone against the Samsung Galaxy S8, Google Pixel, and the iPhone 7.

Top 5 Android Apps of the Week (June 23, 2017)

35 minutes agoTechnology / Google : Phandroid

Every week, hundreds of Android apps and games are submitted to the Play Store. If you’re not paying attention 24/7, it’s easy to miss some of the best stuff.

Coming soon: Instagram Favorites lets you post to a select group of people

Instagram is testing a new Favorites feature inside the app that will let users share posts and stories only to a specific group of friends.

LG V30 said to support wireless charging thanks to glass back

A new rumor suggests the LG V30 might feature a glass back in order to support wireless charging.

This $70 Bluetooth speaker from Archeer is the best I’ve used in years

The Archeer 25W Bluetooth Speaker is one of the best options regardless of price, as it offers great sound and a great design which is perfect for almost any situation.

The Galaxy Note 8 could have smaller bezels than the Galaxy S8

Previous leaks showed slim bezels, like on the Galaxy S8. But this seems to suggest the bezels could be even smaller.

HTC shows off new squeezable Edge Sense features coming soon to the HTC U11

HTC is expanding functionality of the Edge Sense feature on the HTC U11. Today they showed off some new abilities that are coming in a future update to the app.

YouTube TV launches in 10 new markets

YouTube has announced that their TV service is now available in 10 new markets, including Dallas, Washington DC, Atlanta, and more.

The OnePlus 5 in Gold could be coming soon

A new TENAA filing shows that the OnePlus 5 may be released with a new Gold color option, although there's no timetable as to when this would happen.

Google announces a new line of cameras for 180 degree 3D video

Google's Daydream VR division and YouTube have teamed up to announced VR180, a new more limited VR format for videos. VR180 videos are meant to be easier to create and easier to watch in high definition.

Galaxy Note 8 said to launch in late September, priced over $900

A new report suggests the Galaxy Note 8 will launch in late September and could retail for over $900. The phone will be Samsung's first with a dual camera setup on the back.

OnePlus confirms it alters benchmark tests, but doesn’t overclock the CPU

OnePlus has responded to recent criticism regarding benchmark tests and confirms that the software is slightly altered to perform higher, but states that the OnePlus 5 is not overclocked during these tests.

Niantic just gave a big middle finger to Pokémon GO cheaters by rendering illegally caught Pokémon useless

10 hours agoTechnology / Google : Phandroid

Niantic is making yet another effort to curb cheating in Pokemon GO, this time by blacklisting illegally caught Pokemon from being placed inside gyms. It's about freaking time.

OnePlus 5 only has 1.6x optical zoom, not the claimed 2x

10 hours agoTechnology / Google : Phandroid

According to a user on Reddit, the OnePlus 5's 2x Optical Zoom is not quite what they said. Carl Pei clarified that the optical zoom is only 1.6x. The remaining 0.4x is from the SmartCapture software.

Android 8.0 could be named Oatmeal Cookies

10 hours agoTechnology / Google : Phandroid

Android 8.0 Oreo has always been a longshot for the name of the next major version of Android. But what about Android 8.0: Oatmeal Cookie? It seems that could be Google's plan.

Official: These are the 56 new emoji coming soon to your Android device

13 hours agoTechnology / Google : Phandroid

Emoji 5.0 is now official which means we have the final list of 56 new emoji coming soon to your Android device. Now we just have to play the waiting game...

How to turn your old Android phone into a standalone music player

13 hours agoTechnology / Google : Phandroid

If you're a die-hard music lover and audiophile, we have another idea to put that old phone to good use. Use it as an offline music player!

Nova’s Google Companion app now supports Android Lollipop

13 hours agoTechnology / Google : Phandroid

Android Lollipop users can now access the Google Now panel through Nova Launcher after the Nova Google Companion application was recently updated.

10 Ways to make your old Android phone look and feel completely new

16 hours agoTechnology / Google : Phandroid

Join us as we talk about some simple things you can do to make your Android phone feel like new!

Flagship phones are lagging behind on the battery life race [OPINION]

16 hours agoTechnology / Google : Phandroid

Flagship smartphone battery life has been stagnating since 2013. We take a look at the mAh capacity of major flagships and the step backwards some of them are taking.

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