Tag Archives: phone

Google Translate offline: Your phone is now smart enough (AI)

Today Google Translate can be used offline with NMT for the first time ever.

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A brief (and depressing) history of gaming phones

ASUS' surprisingly ambitious ROG Phone is a clear sign the company has confidence in the gaming smartphone category. And it wasn't that long ago that the likes of Razer, Xiaomi and Nubia thought they saw an opportunity for a cash grab here. But as hi...

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ASUS ROG’s ridiculously high-spec gaming phone was made for ‘PUBG’

Thanks to the likes of PUBG and Fortnite arriving on mobile, gaming smartphones seem like a no-brainer for brands that want to break into the crowded smartphone world, with the Razer Phone setting the bar for others to follow. ASUS thinks it can...

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After dropping $18,000 worth of phones, these are the toughest

We all know that feeling. You're walking along the street, answering a text message, when someone bumps you, and your phone goes flying onto the concrete. Will your phone hold up, or will it crack under the pressure?

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12 Stylish Phone Cases Because Your Mirror Selfies Need a Serious Upgrade

When it comes to accessories, bags and shoes have taken a backseat to the one thing you'll never leave the house without: your phone. You literally carry it everywhere you go. It even shows up in your mirror selfies, so why not use it to reflect your own personal style

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Android Auto can unlock your phone with a swipe

Google understandably shuts down easy access to your phone when Android Auto is turned on, since you're supposed to be focused on the road. But what if you do need access to your phone while it's still paired with your car? It should be easy from n...

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Amazon Cloud Cam now streams security footage to your browser

Amazon's Cloud Cam just became decidedly more useful, especially for those moments when you can't pull out your phone.

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Archos’ electric scooter taps Android for directions

It's not just bicycle makers hoping Android will improve your two-wheeled transportation. Archos has unveiled a Citee Connect electric scooter with a 5-inch Android computer in between the handlebars.

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Google Pixel 2 users report warming phones and shortened battery life

If you've noticed your Pixel 2 running warm lately or found its battery life to suddenly be shortened, you're not alone.

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How Mattel is using AR to let you preview Hot Wheels playsets

Taking a cue from Lego, Mattel is betting on augmented reality as a new way to entice shoppers. The company will introduce an AR app this fall, which will generate a virtual version of its Hot Wheels City playsets when you point your phone or tablet...

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