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Everything you want to know about the Galaxy Note 8 was just leaked

Everything you want to know about the Galaxy Note 8 was just leaked

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8 has been a long time coming, but it launches later this month — and now we might know exactly what’ll be under the hood when it does. Trusted leaker Evan Blass of VentureBeat just revealed an exhaustive list of the upcoming flagship’s specs, citing a “person briefed on the device’s final configuration” as the source. The details

Honor 6X and Huawei Mate 9 discounted at Amazon

Honor 6X and Huawei Mate 9 discounted at Amazon

If you’re looking for a deal on a new Android smartphone, Amazon’s got two of ‘em for you right now. First up, Amazon is selling the Honor 6X for $174.99. That’s $75.00 less than the price that the Honor 6X launched with earlier this year. What’s more, it appears that that may be its new regular


Airbnb’s new open source library lets you design with React and render to Sketch

Airbnb’s new open source library lets you design with React and render to Sketch

Today, Airbnb’s design team open sourced its internal library for writing React components that easily render directly to Sketch. Instead of trying to get Sketch to export to code, the Airbnb team spent its time on the opposite — putting the paintbrush in the hands of the engineer. Everyday engineers and designers have the luxury of

Galaxy S8 owners are complaining of red-tinted screens

Galaxy S8 owners are complaining of red-tinted screens

Looks like Samsung’s not out of the woods quite yet. After the explosive Note7 debacle of 2016, the newest Samsung phones have a lot to make up for. Unfortunately, early Galaxy S8 users have already found a flaw in the device: the screens appear to have a red tint to them. According to ZDNet, since


Facebook releases timeline of Cleveland shooting videos

Facebook releases timeline of Cleveland shooting videos

Facebook is facing backlash after a Cleveland man uploaded a video of himself shooting someone to the social network, and followed it with a Live video confessing to the murder. The slaying and its subsequent distribution across Facebook has raised questions about how the company moderates violent content. Justin Osofsky, Facebook’s vice president of global

Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 won’t get Android 7.1.2 updates

Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 won’t get Android 7.1.2 updates

Earlier today, Google officially unveiled Android 7.1.2 for several Pixel and Nexus devices. The company also confirmed two devices that won’t be getting the update. The Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 will not receive an update to Android 7.1.2. Google hinted at this when it omitted the N6 and N9 from its list of devices


Samsung Pay Mini announced for non-Samsung Android phones

Samsung Pay Mini announced for non-Samsung Android phones

Samsung Pay has been exclusive to Samsung smartphones ever since its launch in September 2015, but today Samsung announced plans to bring its platform to non-Samsung phones. Sort of. Samsung Pay Mini is now official. The new service will offer online purchases to non-Samsung Android smartphones after downloading a dedicated app. To use Samsung Pay


Android 7.1.2 announced by Google, now available to beta testers

Android 7.1.2 announced by Google, now available to beta testers

Surprise! Google today announced Android 7.1.2 and revealed that the update is now rolling out to public beta testers. As you might expect from an x.x.1 update, Android 7.1.2 is primarily focused on bug fixes and under-the-hood improvements. Google says that the update includes “a number of bugfixes and optimizations, along with a small number

Starbucks adds voice ordering to iPhone app, coming soon to Android

Starbucks adds voice ordering to iPhone app, coming soon to Android

Voice controls are big in mobile right now, with services like Google Assistant, Siri, and Alexa all helping you get things done using only your voice. Today Starbucks is getting in on the trend. Starbucks is now rolling out voice ordering in the Starbucks app for iOS and. The feature, which is currently available to