Google One is your new cloud storage needs under one banner – here’s everything you need to know

Google One is your new cloud storage needs under one banner – here’s everything you need to know

Google first introduced the Google One project in 2018 and it’s finally taking shape this year. Google One brings all your cloud storage needs under one banner. The storage you buy — or even the free 15GB available upon creating a Google account — is shared across Google Drive, Google Photos, and Gmail. Apart Google also introduced a few new storage tiers to make it a more compelling option. You can still access your storage using the individual apps mentioned above. Google One’s…

Best Android phones worth less than $400 but won’t let you down

Best Android phones worth less than $400 but won’t let you down

We all wanted a powerful phone and all its great features, but most of the time our wants contradict with our wallet. The more powerful the phone, the higher the price. And, noticeably, most of the recent flagships coming out this year are way beyond our budget. Luckily, there are brands that still hear the cries of the middle-class citizens by manufacturing phones with premium specs at an affordable price. Here are some of the best Android phones you can get for less than $400 and won’t…

What’s New: WhatsApp’s Fingerprint Scanner, Facebook’s Dark Mode, and 100MP camera hype

What’s New: WhatsApp’s Fingerprint Scanner, Facebook’s Dark Mode, and 100MP camera hype

So, Android is getting a lot better since we hit August announcing some of the most powerful smartphone flagships and even the new Huawei HarmonyOS which will soon compete with Android and iOS, or so the Chinese-giant hoped. To even sweeten the month, apps and other features are also slowly crawling their way up to compliment the Android hype. Without further ado, here are some of the latest tech news you need to know. WhatsApp is rolling out fingerprint authentication Security is…

4 Best Phones with in-display fingerprint scanner this 2019

4 Best Phones with in-display fingerprint scanner this 2019

We are slowly losing the easily hacked, easily forgotten, traditional password or PIN Code, and moving on to a more advanced and secured approach in unlocking our smartphone. First, fingerprint scanner was introduced by embedding it to the side, on front-bottom, or at the back. However, the technology last year is not as reliable as we have this year with a more complicated pattern when recognizing fingerprints, making it less prone to error. What’s more, space is being saved on your phone…

Huawei announces HarmonyOS and gave us an early look at EMUI 10

Huawei announces HarmonyOS and gave us an early look at EMUI 10

Huawei getting banned from the U.S. and Google still hasn’t change. That’s why the company needs to make adjustments by developing its own smartphone operating system. During its annual developer conference today, Huawei announces its very own Harmony OS – the new, open-source platform. Along with it, is the sneak peak of the EMUI 10 running on the Huawei P30 Pro. HarmonyOS – the final name for its HongmengOS consumer group CEO Richard Yu told attendees at the Huawei Developer…

Pixel leader leaves team for new Google gig; Samsung Superfast charge; podcast on Google search

Pixel leader leaves team for new Google gig; Samsung Superfast charge; podcast on Google search

Before the incredible phones start bursting out this coming September, a lot is already brewing on Android and smartphone companies to complement the hype. We’ve heard weird news from Pixel, checked out how fast the Samsung Superfast charge is, and discovered a new Google Search feature which has something to do with the podcast. Pixel leader leaves team for new Google gig General Manager Mario Querioz of Google’s Pixel smartphone gave up his position for new Google gig. He has now a…

Android Today: HTC suspends UK sales; and is LG’s foldable device will be the new LG V60?

Android Today: HTC suspends UK sales; and is LG’s foldable device will be the new LG V60?

As we’re nearing the holiday season, smartphone brands are slowly leaking information about their upcoming flagship to take advantage of the holiday sales, and, of course, the consumers’ holiday bonuses. Recently, we’ve seen a sneak peek of the allegedly Huawei Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro. LG is not also falling behind by releasing a video of what we think is the LG V60. These smartphone flagships are expected to launch this holiday season. LG leaks a foldable device video – is this…

Android Q beta 6 is out – here’s everything new and the final build is rolling soon

Android Q beta 6 is out – here’s everything new and the final build is rolling soon

Google is rolling out Android Q beta 6 - the final beta release for Android Q ahead of the official, consumer-ready version that’s launching sometime in Q3 2019. Aside from improved gestures, you should find general performance improvements and bug fixes throughout this build. In an emailed release, Google explained, “We’ve made further refinements to gesture navigation in beta 6 based on user feedback. First, to ensure reliable and consistent operation, there’s a 200dp vertical app…

Huawei Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro – Android or no Android? Here’s what we know so far

Huawei Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro – Android or no Android? Here’s what we know so far

Huawei is facing extremely difficult problems right now with being on the United States government’s Entity List, which effectively bars it from doing business with U.S.-based companies — which includes Google and Android. However, this doesn’t stop the Chinese giant to develop the next expected flagship smartphone. Sadly, it is still unsure if the Huawei Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro will land in the same fashion as they have in previous years — or if they will land at all. Anyhow, rumors…

Google Assistant – now reads and replies messages from more apps; but under investigation in the EU

Google Assistant – now reads and replies messages from more apps; but under investigation in the EU

The day will come when we all become very dependent to AI and that future is starting to shape now as Google Assistant, Alexa, and Apple’s Siri are becoming smarter than ever. These AI assistants do some of the work for us and, occasionally, we don’t even have to touch our phones to do some tasks. As for well-loved Android, here are the latest news from Google’s very own Assistant. Google Assistant now reads and replies to messages from more apps Previously, Google Assistant can…