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Android P notch options get a bit odd

Android P is getting support for notches, that’s pretty much a done deal by now. Of course, Google doesn’t call it a notch but a “cutout” instead. All that’s left, really, is to see the final form it will take

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The Morning After: Android P Everything

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Google I/O is in full swing, and accordingly we have everything you need to know about upgrades coming to Android, Maps and Google Lens. Plus, you should check out the new UPS trucks and the latest effort to sav...

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OnePlus 6 trade-in begins as 3D renders leak out prior to launch

The OnePlus 6 is due to arrive in a week’s time so, naturally, OnePlus is kicking its marketing machine into high gear. While it has almost basically revealed all there is about the smartphone, the last important piece of the puzzle is still missing.

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Schlage smart locks now support unlocking via Alexa

Schlage has announced Alexa support for two of its smart locks, the Sense Smart Deadbolt and the Connect Touchscreen Deadbolt.

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DJI Phantom 4 Pro V2.0 reduces noise, improves video transmission

DJI has launched a modest update to its professional-tier Phantom 4 Pro drone.

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Alexa can open Schlage smart locks

Schlage announced today that users of its Sense and Connect smart locks will now be able to unlock them with Alexa. Users have been able to lock and check the status of their smart deadbolts with Amazon's digital assistant since October, but unlockin...

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Android P makes Volvo’s in-car infotainment system even better

Android Auto has been around for years. I know Android Auto when I see it. What's running inside a sleek Volvo at Google I/O isn't Android Auto.

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Avoid these sunscreens (they kill coral)

Two types of sunscreen were banned from sale in Hawaii in a State Senate action this week. Those sunscreens and sunblocks (whatever you’d like to call them) with oxybenzone and octinoxate were banned after enactment by the legislature of the state of Hawaii

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Google makes it easy to create your own VR tours

With Google Expeditions, you can take tours of ancient sites like Machu Picchu, visit attractions like the Burj Khalifa or even take a trip to the International Space Station and now Google is making it easier to create tours yourself. With a new pla...

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The next Galaxy Smartphone: Samsung leaks tell a weird story

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 was tipped this week to have a bumped-up scheduling, followed by Samsung Galaxy S10 (or SX) and Galaxy X, too. When Samsung Mobile finds a feature that works, they run with it

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