Amazon and Best Buy are both offering $100 of the Huawei Mate 10 Pro. Normally priced at $799.99, you can get the device for just $699.99 for a limited time.
By: Gary Trust
Drake's "God's Plan" leads the Billboard Hot 100 chart for an eighth week, a run that encompasses the song's entire time on the...
It's here! PUBG Mobile is now officially available in the US for Android.
By: Sean Hollister
Chicken dinner to go.
Google Play Instant is part of a redesign of the Google Play Games app.
Google Play Instant now supports games on the Play Store, starting off with 6 games. The post Google Brings Its Instant Apps Tech to Games on Play Store appeared first on Thurrott.com.
If you weren't in on the pre-sale rush to grab a Samsung Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9+, the company is still offering some nice deals to get you upgraded.
A report from Tech Insights pegs the cost to build Samsung's newest smartphone at $10 more than last year's Note -- even though the Note is pricier for consumers to purchase.
The Android 8.0 Oreo update is beginning to roll out to owners of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus on AT&T and Sprint.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has reportedly begun receiving Android 8.0 Oreo a bit early. At least according to one user...
With the official launch of the Galaxy S9 and S9+, Samsung has released new AR Emoji from Disney. Now available for download, the AR Emoji include both Mickey and Minnie Mouse and are way more cute than that weird AR character you originally created.
By: Quentyn Kennemer
Today, we're presenting what we feel are some of the best options for speed, capacity, and reliability for adding storage to your Galaxy S9.
Samsung makes terrific smartphones that don’t feel like iPhone knockoffs. But when it comes to software, the company still tries too hard. Last April, when Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and S8+ went on sale, Apple’s iPhone X was a murky...
PUBG for mobile devices is finally ready to take on North American gamers, where a surprise soft launch is now hitting the Play Store for Android users.
After the HTC U12 Plus was leaked, it was reported that the company may opt to only release one flagship in 2018, leaving the standard U12 out to dry.
The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are receiving the Android 8.0 Oreo update along with the Samsung Experience 9.0. The update is currently rolling out to folks on Verizon. Folks should keep an eye out for a build number of G955USQU2CRB9. Expect lots of Oreo...
The Nest Hello video doorbell is now officially available for purchase starting today. The Hello is joined by the x Yale door lock and new single-room temperature sensor for the Nest thermostat.
Android Wear is now "Wear OS by Google." For a complete list of current Android Wear devices scheduled to receive the new Wear OS update, check out the post.
By: Scott Stein
Commentary: Goodbye Android Wear, hello Wear OS. Here's to hoping a lot more change is coming.
If the Galaxy S9 isn’t the Droid you’re looking for this year, the now leaked HTC U12+ could prove to be a little more enticing.
After leaks suggested that Google could be rebranding Android Wear, it seems this will actually be happening. Android Wear will become 'Wear OS by Google', but there's no telling as to when this could actually be happening.
By: Alfred Ng
Android's line-up of wearables isn't Android Wear anymore. You can call it by its new name, Wear OS.
Google's Android Wear is dead — the name, not the platform. Ahead of Baselworld, an annual watch and jewelry show, Google is rebranding its smartwatch software as Wear OS. SEE ALSO: Hands on with the Fitbit Versa, a smartwatch for...
By: Chris Welch
The Android Wear brand introduced in 2014 is going away and being replaced with a new name: Wear OS. A new area of Google’s website has officially confirmed the change. Wear OS even has a new slogan: “Make every minute matter.” For now,...
Google’s smartwatch platform has a new name. Instead of Android Wear, it’s now called Wear OS by Google. The explanation for the rebrand is simple enough: Android Wear has supported the iPhone since 2015–albeit without some of...
Enlarge / The new name and logo. (credit: Google) Google just remembered that its smartwatch operating system, Android Wear, exists. While we're not getting new hardware or software, the OS is being rebranded to "Wear OS by Google." There's a...
After being announced at CES 2018, the new LG ThinQ WK7 and WK9 smart speakers are now available for pre-order for $197 and $297, respectively.
Why did Sony remove the headphone jack from the Xperia XZ2? Their failed attempt at a plausible explanation causes quite the reaction.
The Moto G5 Plus is already a great value but this recent price drop makes it one of the best deals you can get on Android.
Samsung is teaming up with UBreakiFix to offer same-day repairs on a handful of Galaxy devices including the Galaxy S9 and S9+.
By: Jeff Dunn
Enlarge / The Galaxy S9(+) looks a lot like the S8. (credit: Ron Amadeo) Samsung wants to make it easier to get your broken Galaxy phone fixed. The electronics maker on Wednesday announced that it is partnering with uBreakiFix, an independent...
Movies Anywhere was announced back in October of last year, and is now adding yet another movie streaming service to the ranks with FandangoNOW.
AmazonBasics power banks are being recalled due to safety risks. Find out all the details about how to get your refund, and keep reading for some quick advice on alternatives to consider!
It's been a slow crawl to date, but the ball is definitely rolling. Google worked with Sprint to get RCS off the ground last year, and T-Mobile has announced their intention to do so in Q2 of this year.
Google is working with LG's display arm to introduce a display that's, for lack of better definitions, freakin' nuts.
Huawei is teasing the upcoming P20's photo capturing abilities in a series of videos recently uploaded to YouTube. See what they could have in store for the P20 in the post.
Vivo announced their new Super HDR technology, something that could finally give Google's HDR+ technology a run for its money. For more on Super HDR -- including sample images -- check out the post.
The Fitbit Versa has been announced and looks extremely similar to the Pebble Time Steel. The smartwatch is launching in April for $200 and is available for pre-order today.
The LG G7 is still a secret in official capacity, but new rumors suggest the company will finally bring us their 2018 darling this May, alongside a supposed LG G7 Plus, too.
After months of testing, Android Oreo is now officially ready for the Essential Phone.
By: Shannon Liao
Android Oreo 8.1 is now out on the Essential Phone, the company announced on Twitter today. Essential Phone users just have to check their phones and download the update. Android Oreo 8.1 had previously been out on beta for Essential beta testers....
By: Mike Sorrentino
The big-screen phone gets the cookie-flavored Android update starting Tuesday.
Andy Rubin's Essential Phone appeared midway through last year, poised to take on the Samsung-Apple hegemony with a sleek, rugged design. The company skipped updating it's phones to Android's Oreo 8.0 release, and rather opted to wait ...
The Honor View 10 was announced back in December but has just been introduced to the US. The device is available for pre-order today for $499 and will begin shipping on March 23rd.
The Philips Hue lineup has been some of the most popular smart home light systems found on the market. Today, Philips announced that there will be a new outdoor lineup launching this Summer.
OnePlus is rolling out an update to the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T through the OxygenOS Open Beta program. Here are all the changes you can expect.
The LG V30 is seeing an update in South Korea which brings many new AI-enhanced features to the device. These features were initially shown off with the LG V30s ThinQ, but are now making their way to the older device.
The Moto X5 has reportedly been cancelled as Motorola layoffs nearly half of their US engineering team. What does this mean for Motorola's other projects? Find out in the post.
The team behind Lenovo’s most interesting phones is getting downsized. On Friday, Lenovo confirmed layoffs for the Motorola group in Chicago, where the company designs its modular Moto Z smartphones. In a statement to 9to5Google, Lenovo...
If you're in the market for a new phone, Amazon is offering the Nexus 5X for as low as $140, and the Nexus 6P for as low as $220.
Nintendo is celebrating MAR10Day (Mario Day, get it?) by dropping the price of Super Mario Run by 50% and bringing Mario Kart to Google Maps navigation.
By: Andrew Gebhart
Google's celebrating Mario day -- Mar10, get it? -- by turning your blue navigation arrow into Nintendo's friendly plumber.
By: Emily Price
Google Maps has made Mario the navigation pointer in honor of Mario Day.
By: Michelle Yan
Google Maps teamed up with Nintendo to bring Mario to life in Google Maps. Starting March 10th, you can unlock Mario as your driver for a week. Read more...More about Google, Games, Mashable Video, Nintendo, and Yellow
In case you weren’t aware, tomorrow, March 10, is also known as MAR10 Day, a holiday marked each year by Nintendo to honor its most famous character. And this year, Google is getting in on the celebration by enhancing Google Maps with Mario...
By: Karissa Bell
Google might have outdone itself with the best Google Maps easter egg yet. The latest version of the app includes a new 'Mario Time' feature that allows the classic Nintendo character to drive along with you on your route. SEE ALSO: Shaun White's...
By: Sarah Perez
It’s Mario Time! Beloved gaming character Mario is coming to Google Maps, thanks to a partnership between Google and Nintendo ahead of Mario Day, March 10. (MAR10…get it, Mario?) In addition to the various deals and sales on...
By: Tom Warren
Google is celebrating Mario Day (March 10th, MAR10) in style this year. Nintendo and Google have partnered up to bring Mario to Google Maps on iOS or Android. Mario Time, as Google calls it, will be available in the latest Google Maps mobile apps...
It has been confirmed that Android P does not allow for users to theme their device with Substratum or the Sony Theming Engine.
After hearing Samsung may use an under display fingerprint sensor for the Galaxy Note 9, the same KGI analyst who predicted it is now reversing their stance.
By: Stan Schroeder
Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps support our work. A recently unveiled concept phone from Chinese company Vivo got us all excited...
There are new ways to take and edit screenshots on Android P. One of them is a new stock editing app called Markup. If you want to give it a spin, you can now download and install it on just about any Android device.
It's been a long time coming, but Google Duo finally lets you send video messages. For full details on how they work, check out the post.
After being announced at MWC 2018, LG has finally shared pricing information for the LG V30S ThinQ lineup. The device will be priced at more than $900, with the V30S+ ThinQ priced at more than $1,000.
OnePlus 6 leaked benchmarks seemingly confirm Snapdragon 845, 19:9 display, and yes, a wonderful notch everybody seems to love so much.
There have been multiple reports stating that Amazon Alexa-connected devices have been randomly laughing. The company has since responded stating devices were being accidentally triggered.
By: Angela Moscaritolo
Some Alexa users have heard random, creepy giggles from the virtual assistant in recent weeks. Amazon says the problem was the result of a false positive.
A wireless charger is one of the best accessories you can buy for the Samsung Galaxy S9 or S9+. Find our picks for the best of them inside!
When my mom asked if she should upgrade from her Galaxy S8 to an S9, I struggled to find an answer. After spending about ten days with Samsung's latest flagship, I'm still torn. Besides the fact that I'd rarely recommend people...
Samsung’s new phone looks great—and so do the photos it captures—but the software is a problem.
By: Matt Kline
Mashable's Senior Tech Correspondent Ray Wong reviews the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ smartphones. While similar to the S8 in design, the S9 features a plethora of small updates that make the phone nearly perfect. Read more...More about Tech, Google,...
My first thought after seeing the Galaxy S9 and S9+ in person wasn't, "Oh, it's the same as the Galaxy S8," but rather relief, "phew, it doesn't have a notch in its screen."As Android phone makers trip over themselves to copy the iPhone X's most...
By: BRIAN X. CHEN
The new smartphone is packed with gimmicky new features like a personal emoji creator. Don’t be surprised if getting used to those emoji takes what a Samsung executive called “an adjustment period.”
We've been back and forth about what Huawei may or may not be bringing in their P20 lineup. Everything from the name to its features and design has been debated. But this latest leak by Evan Blass seems to give us a clear idea of where Huawei has...
With all the good news that is going around about Android P, there's a bit of sad news for some particular smartphone owners. Those who own the Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, and the Pixel C tablet won't be getting Android P.
Google Photos now lets you export saved Motion photos as GIFs. It's all part of the latest March security update for the Pixel 2 and Google Photos 3.15
The first Android P Developer Preview is now officially available for download. To learn more about what's new, check out Google's official video in the post.
Google is releasing the first developer preview of the next major Android update. It includes support for iPhone X-like notches, a new multi-camera API, and more. The post The First Android P Developer Preview Is Here, Comes With Support for the...
By: Natt Garun
Google just dropped the developer preview of Android P, the next version of its mobile operating system. Google has traditionally hid an easter egg inside these previews as a hint to what the codename of the OS will be called, and Android P is no...
Enlarge / Google's logo for the Android P Developer Preview. (credit: Google) In what is quickly becoming an annual March tradition, Google is once again releasing an early preview of the next major version of Android. The Android P Developer...
It's March, and that means it's time for Google to release its first look at the next version of Android. As of today, developers can download the first version of Android P to last year's Pixel and Pixel XL as well as the newer Pixel ...
By: Dieter Bohn
As it has for the last couple years, Google is releasing a developer preview of the next version of Android in March. Before you ask, no, we don’t know the name beyond “Android P.” Another thing we don’t know is just how big the user-facing...
By: Frederic Lardinois
Just like in the last two years, Google is using the beginning of March to launch the first developer preview of the next version of Android. Android P, as it’s currently called, is still very much a work in progress and Google...
Oh, snap. BlackBerry and Facebook have apparently been in a bit of a tussle over the years in regards to a patent Facebook is supposedly infringing on. That tussle seemingly evolved into a full-blown fight today.
A new image has leaked which supposedly shows off the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S placed next to the standard Mi Mix 2. The image reveals the probability of a ceramic body, along with a dual-camera setup and rear-mounted fingerprint scanner.
Google Lens is officially rolling out to everyone -- but only inside of the latest Google Photos update.
Google Lens is making it way from the Pixel to Android devices and iPhones alike starting today. In a roundabout way, that is. The AI-powered photo analyzing app will live inside Assistant in Google Photos, as spotted by 9to5 Gooogle. The...