5 Things We Know About the Galaxy Note 7 So Far

5 Things We Know About the Galaxy Note 7 So Far

We’re getting close to the launch of the next Galaxy Note – the Note 7. The first and most important thing we know about the Note 7 is that it’s called the Note 7. Samsung is officially skipping the Note 6 in order to simplify its branding and bring the Note equal to the S lineup. In any case, we know quite a few things about the Note 7 thanks to the ever-churning Android rumor mill. Here are the 5 things we know about Samsung’s sixth-generation phablet: 1) It Will Be Released on…

T-Mobile is Giving Away Free Pokemon GO Data for a Year to All Customers – But There’s a Catch

T-Mobile is Giving Away Free Pokemon GO Data for a Year to All Customers – But There’s a Catch

The only two bad things about Pokemon GO are the battery drain and data usage. Pokemon GO takes over your phone’s resources, and that means many of us have skyrocketing data and plummeting battery life. T-Mobile has quickly found a way to capitalize on the Pokemon GO craze by offering free in-app data for one year. The news was announced last Thursday. It covers all data used by the Pokemon GO app. However, you won’t get the promotion automatically. You’ll need to sign up for the…

How to Check My Activity to See How Much Google Knows About You

How to Check My Activity to See How Much Google Knows About You

Google knows a lot about you. The more Google services you use, the more Google knows about you. Now, thanks to something called My Activity, you can get a centralized look at exactly how much Google knows about you. My Activity is a new service created by Google to improve transparency. The service combines all of the data Google knows about you into one convenient spot. Previously, you had to use multiple tools to find out everything Google knew. You had to check one page for YouTube…

Top 5 Things Beginners Need to Know About Pokemon GO

Top 5 Things Beginners Need to Know About Pokemon GO

Have you still not jumped on the Pokemon GO bandwagon? Well, we’ve got the beginner guide for you. Here are the top 5 most important things beginners need to know about Pokemon GO. 5) The Basics We’ll start up with a roundup of the basic information about the game. You download and install it, then sign up. After you sign up, you’ll create your character and select your username. Once you’ve done that, the professor will give you a chance to select one of the three starter…

5 Things You Need to Know About the New Android 7.0 Nougat Update

5 Things You Need to Know About the New Android 7.0 Nougat Update

The latest Android update, Android Nougat, just launched a new developer’s version. So far, Android Nougat looks a lot like Android 6.0. However, there are plenty of little changes and tweaks you need to know about. Here are the 5 most important ones we’ve spotted so far: 5) It’s Called Android Nougat It took a while for Google to come up with the name, but we know officially that Android N 7.0 is called Android Nougat. Let’s be honest: it’s tough to think of candies that start with…

How to Find Rare Pokemon in Pokemon GO Using Online Maps

How to Find Rare Pokemon in Pokemon GO Using Online Maps

Pokemon GO has spawned thousands of websites competing for your attention. Some of the most popular websites are rare Pokemon maps, which let you see where certain rare Pokemon were caught. Whether you’re looking for an Electabuzz, a Scyther, a Pikachu, or any other rare Pokemon, you can find it on one of many Pokemon GO maps available today. So far, the best Pokemon GO apps aren’t available through apps: they’re available online through standard websites. Typically, these websites…

Pokemon GO Overtakes Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter, and Instagram in Average Usage

Pokemon GO Overtakes Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter, and Instagram in Average Usage

Pokemon GO is smashing usage records out of the water. Since its debut, the app has racked up 15 million installs. However, it’s most astonishing statistics involve its average usage times – which blast other popular apps out of the water. Sensor Tower produced the data at the top of this article showing that the average iPhone user spent over 33 minutes playing Pokemon GO on July 11 (their sample day) compared to just 22 minutes on Facebook, 18 minutes on Snapchat, 17 minutes on…

Pokemon GO Has Officially Launched for Android and iOS

Pokemon GO Has Officially Launched for Android and iOS

Pokemon GO just rolled out to Android and iOS users in Australia and New Zealand and is expected to make its way across the world over the next 24 hours. The much-anticipated free-to-play game uses an augmented reality system to find Pokemon in your local area. You can catch Pokemon, watch them grow and evolve, and fight for control of local gyms against other trainers. It’s a mobile game that could change the world. Few other franchises have the brand prestige and nostalgia attached to…

Florida Man Sues Apple for $10 Billion, Accuses them of Stealing His Original iPhone Idea from 1992

Florida Man Sues Apple for $10 Billion, Accuses them of Stealing His Original iPhone Idea from 1992

A man in Florida is suing Apple for $10 billion after he claimed that the company stole his iPhone invention from – wait for it – 1992. That man is also asking for a reasonable 1.5% share of all future iPhone sales, which would work out to a tidy $3.5 billion a year. The man isn’t some crazy dude, either. In 1992, Thomas Ross filed a patent for an “electronic reading device”. That patent featured drawings of an e-reader-like device, which basically resembles an electronic box…

Google Will Release Its Own Branded Smartphone in 2016, According to New Rumor

Google Will Release Its Own Branded Smartphone in 2016, According to New Rumor

Google has been releasing its own smartphones for years. However, they’ve always been made by third party manufacturers and named things like “Nexus 5”. That could change before the end of 2016, according to a new rumor. That rumor states that Google is preparing to release its own branded Android smartphone later this year. Google’s CEO Sundar Pichai has denied the rumors. However, The Telegraph is reporting that mobile carriers have been approached about the possible release of…