2019 is, apparently, the last year you’ll be able to use the messaging service.
It’s not what you think, however.
If you’re one to make fun of the hippies across the web, you probably haven’t heard of what young people call “Finstagrams.” As my little sister had to explain to me, a Finstagram is a fake Instagram account a user creates which is set to “private” and only followed by Continue Reading
In an admittedly shocking announcement today, Amazon has confirmed Apple is bringing support for its Apple Music streaming service to Echo devices. The service has been exclusive to Apple HomePod which, up until this point, has been the only smart speaker that gave you access to your Apple Music library. Continue Reading
Google is constantly updating the Assistant, and today, the company is introducing a bunch more features that will roll out to all supported devices, including smartphones, tablets, smart speakers, and smart displays. For starters, the Assistant is getting more polite. With this update, a new feature arrives called “Pretty Please” Continue Reading
After unveiling the new finish early last month, Google has finally started shipping the Google Home Mini in Aqua to interested buyers. The smart home gadget still costs $49, but you can now have it in a light blue color scheme which looks pretty clean. Aside from the new color, Continue Reading
After recently releasing the device in the United States, Motorola has begun rolling out Android 9 Pie to the mid-range Motorola One smartphone. The device’s more powerful sibling, the India-exclusive Motorola One Power, is also receiving the update. Android Police was the first to spot the upgrades hitting both phones. Continue Reading
If you sign up for YouTube’s ad-free Premium subscription service for $12.99/month (or $6.99/month for students), you’ll be treated to original content currently exclusive to the service. It’s a nice perk and all, but most of the content isn’t all that good, at least in my opinion. Still, people wanna Continue Reading
It’s hard to deny LG has had a rough few years when it comes to smartphones. The G5 was a modular disaster, the V10 and V20 didn’t sell well, the G6 and V30 didn’t do enough to fix things, and 2018’s G7 and V40 ThinQ haven’t gotten the attention many Continue Reading
Remember a couple of years back when a guy hacked his Big Mouth Billy Bass to mouth Amazon’s voice assistant Alexa? Well, as it turns out, a company reached out to him a year later and said they wanted to turn the idea into a product and sell it. Now, Continue Reading
After an embargoed article went up yesterday revealing the announcement, Google today formally published a blog post detailing some major changes coming to its Project Fi cellular service. As of today, the MNVO will now be known as Google Fi and, therefore, graduate from its long-lasting “Project” status. The service Continue Reading
Google has announced it’s making YouTube Premium and YouTube Music subscriptions cheaper for students. Starting today, eligible university and college students in the United States can sign up for either service for $6.99/month or $4.99/month, respectively. This slashes the normal cost of either subscription in half, with Premium usually selling Continue Reading
The current state of connecting accessories to your mobile devices over Bluetooth is pretty rough, with unreliable connections and difficult pairing processes being all the rage nowadays. Google wants to solve this problem with its Fast Pair feature on Android which automatically prompts users to pair, say, a pair of Continue Reading
There are lots of loyal users of Google’s Project Fi network. The service’s simplified pricing and straightforward setup make the MNVO extremely attractive to sign up for. And soon, Fi might be even more tempting for more users thanks to added device support. According to a report out of Droid-Life Continue Reading
Google had been rumored to be developing a budget version of its Pixel smartphone for some time, and we got confirmation that prototypes were developed for the third generation of the device via leaked images from a Russian blog. Now, we’re getting another look at the phone thanks to Wysla.com Continue Reading