So ... foldable phones, huh?
The Galaxy S9 and S9+ haven't even been announced yet, and we know so much about them. So that means it's time to start looking at the next thing, right? If that's your thought process, you've no doubt been keeping up with the Galaxy X rumors — the "foldable" phone supposedly coming from Samsung this year. Samsung isn't the only company working on this sort of thing, but if any company is setup to take advantage of branding and marketing to sell an altogether new form Read more [...]
Now that Verizon and Google Fi have jumped on the pseudo-unlimited train, it seems like most of the US carriers offer some type of all-you-can-eat data plan. It's not surprising, either, given our ever-increasing appetites for media in all its forms. It's a lot easier to binge a new Netflix series (so psyched for Altered Carbon) if you don't have to worry about the distinction between mobile data and Wi-Fi when it comes to your monthly bill. So how much data do you burn through in a typical month?
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Android TV is very much alive, as was made abundantly clear by the plethora of new Android TV powered televisions with Google Assistant capability shown off at CES 2018. Streaming boxes powered by Android TV, however, are conspicuously missing—the last Android TV set-top box to be released in the United States was the Xiaomi Mi Box in October 2016.
Apple TV and Amazon's Fire TV products both received hardware refreshes last September, while Roku products received hardware Read more [...]
On Android there are several ways to hide sensitive data, photos, videos and apps from your device. Honor offers an interesting feature called Private Space that allows you to create your own secret area in your phone, without installing additional apps.
Opinion by Jessica Murgia
It's easy to forget about the importance of password protecting your information
What do you think?
Security and privacy
Smartphones have become a part of our everyday lives, and can Read more [...]
Foldable smartphones have been talked about for years, ever since the first foldable OLED prototypes were shown off at trade shows. But it's only recently that they've started to become a reality.
One big name that everyone's expecting to see in this space is Samsung, with its rumored Galaxy X. A name like "Galaxy X" really plays into the old narrative of Samsung as the iPhone copycat. But the rumored name actually predates the iPhone X by more than a year, with the first serious reports bubbling Read more [...]