After a lengthy beta period, Telegram has announced that they are now rolling out voice calling to all users in Western Europe. The calls are encrypted end-to-end, and the company uses AI to analyze network and call performance to improve quality over time.
Honor's April Fools' joke is here a couple of days early. They are teasing the BFF phone, a phone that'll always know what to say and when to say it to make you happy. It includes positive affirmation sensors, voice-activated BFF convos, and more.
A new report from Арр Аnnіе рrеdісts that consumer spending for Android apps through the Play Store and other app stores will finally surpass what consumers spend on apps on Apple devices. While the majority of Android users purchase apps through the Play Store, Chinese app stores have grown significantly over the past years, pulling in $10...
Huawei has released a 511MB update for the Huawei Mate 9 which includes performance, stability and battery tweaks. The update also improves touchscreen responsiveness which some users have complained about.
We learned a lot about the HTC U's spec sheet a few days back, but we now have one important missing puzzle piece - battery capacity. According to @LlabTooFeR, the HTC U (aka the HTC Ocean) will be equipped with a 3,000 mAh battery which matches the capacity of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and last year's HTC 10.
The official retail launch date of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus in Canada is scheduled for April 21, but Telus has announced that those who pre-order the device could get the phone as early as April 17. Bell has also confirmed that those who pre-order the phone through them before April 11 will be able to get their Galaxy S8 starting on...
All major service provider and Best Buy have kicked off their pre-orders of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+. The devices are selling for $750 and $850 respectively at Sprint, AT&T and T-Mobile, but Verizon is undercutting the competition by selling the S8 for $720 and the S8 Plus at $840. Pre-ordering either of the phones will also get you a free...
The Samsung Galaxy S8 may have slightly better specs than the LG G6, but the two phones are a lot more similar than you may think. This Pocketnow video walks you through their similarities and highlights a few of the differences between the two.
The Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus is a good phone, but the guys from Pocketnow appear to be a bit disappointed with the device since the only "plus" features included in the device the larger display and battery. Everything else is identical to what you get on the base Galaxy S8.
MKBHD went hands-on with the Galaxy S8 today at the launch event and he pointed out that most of the device had already been leaked before today. He feels it is a great phone so far, but finds it funny that both Bixby and Google Assistant are both being used.
Noodlecake generally charges 2 bucks for the game Chameleon Run, but you can add it to your account right now for free.
The Galaxy S8 stole this show this year, but some more excited to see a new Gear 360 camera from Samsung. It's been discovered that the device will work on any Android 5.0+ device, and some iPhones running iOS 10 or newer.
A number of retailers aren't accepting Galaxy S8 and S8+ pre-orders until tonight at midnight, it looks like 3rd-party resellers on Amazon are already accepting them right now.
Along with the announcement of the Galaxy S8, Samsung also announced that Samsung Pay would be usable for online payments thanks to some new partnerships. The company just published a new blog post that talks about this partnership with Visa.
By default, Samsung has told us that the screen resolution for the S8 and the S8+ will be set to Full HD+. However, you can go into the settings application to change it to Quad HD+ if you'd like.
Ubisoft is bringing their Tom Clancy franchise to mobile devices with a new game called ShadowBreak. The video doesn't reveal any of its gameplay, but does shed some light on the story that it will follow.
The LG G6 and Galaxy S8 both have unique aspect ratios and this can lead to some applications not being displayed properly on the display. To help developers out, they have published a new blog post that shows you the changes you need to make in your application.
Samsung announced a new Gear VR headset that comes with a motion controller, but if you have the current generation headset, then you likely won't need to upgrade. The only changes the new one has is different materials for the face plate and the USB-C port connector casing.
The Samsung Newsroom YouTube channel has just uploaded 10 different hands-on videos of the Galaxy S8 and S8+. These videos talk about the new Infinity Display, Samsung Connect, Samsung DeX and more.
We knew that Bluetooth 5 was already official, but we didn't know which devices would ship with it. It's now been revealed that the Galaxy S8 and S8+ will both be the first smartphones with Bluetooth 5 connectivity.
Many were unhappy with how long it took Samsung to start selling an unlocked version of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ in the United States. However, Best Buy will start selling the unlocked variant less than 3 weeks after the carrier release.
Ars Technica went hands-on with the Galaxy S8 and they felt it was Samsung's biggest redesign ever. Ron highlights the slim bezels and software buttons as the two standout changes this year.
Google Home is pretty incomplete when it comes to the number of tasks that it can complete, but now some are seeing it defer to Google Assistant when it doesn't know what to do. For example, if you ask it it to make a call, send a text or set a reminder, then Google Home will not connect to Google Assistant on your phone to complete the task.
Not many people are talking about the new modem included in the Galaxy S8, but T-Mobile recently uploaded a video of it performing a cellular speed test. We can see the device actually reaching over 800Mbps when using the Speedtest application.
Phandroid just uploaded their hands-on video of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, where they show off the new fingerprint sensor, talk about the lack of hardware navigation buttons, and more.