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64GB or 128GB of storage? That is the question. Google's Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are both great phones ready to deliver an excellent Android experience. When it comes to figuring out which storage size is the right one for you, though, there are a few questions to ask yourself. What will you be storing on your phone? How long will you be using your new phone? You've got two options for the storage on your new Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL, and we're here to help you pick the right one! Two options:...

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Looking to score a new pair of cheap wireless headphones? You’re in luck. Right now, you can pick up the completely wireless Treblab X11 earphones at a heavy discount, ditching the wires from your audio setup without breaking the bank. Built-in mic allows you to accept calls w/ a touch May be used as a single […] Come comment on this article: [TA Deals] The Treblab X11 headphones are discounted more than 80% Visit TalkAndroid

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The OnePlus 5 and Samsung Galaxy S8 have been on the market for a few months now. But which of the two flagships offers something more?(This is a preview - click here to read the entire entry.)

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What tech gifts can I get for $50, $100 or $200? Every year, the recommendations pour in like not enough coffee in a too-small cup. But what if you're just trying to find something at a particular price? We're here to help. Gifts for under $50 Gifts for under $100 Gifts for under $200 Under $50 Sphero Mini The Sphero Mini is an inexpensive and diminutive version of the smartphone-controlled robot orb that has been entertaining kids and adults (and annoying pets) for a few years now)....

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A new app could have you more comfortable using a Chromebook for everything. Every few months, I open a Chromebook — most recently, the Pixelbook — and attempt to use it as my main computer for a few days. In the past, that's been difficult; so much of my life is tied up in a very particular workflow that, over the years, I've refined to a sharp point. It's not that complex, but there are certain apps and services that need to be available and relatively easy to use or the whole thing goes...

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Everyone wants longer battery life. On overwhelming majority of people have had a great experience with their Pixel 2 or 2 XL battery life. The Pixel 2 XL offers expectedly good battery life with its larger capacity, but even the Pixel 2 with just 2700mAh has been a champ. But we all use our phones differently, and maybe over time you're finding your Pixel 2 or 2 XL isn't getting the battery life you need — or at the very least, has dropped off some from when you first got it. Degradation of...

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Need some more storage for your smartphone or tablet? If so, Amazon’s the place to go today. Amazon is discounting many SanDisk memory products for Black Friday. The most notable deals for us mobile folks are on microSD cards, with Amazon offering cards in different capacities [...]

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Android is constantly changing, and so is its home screen. The home screen sets Android apart from other mobile platforms, and it's an excellent marker to judge Android's state and evolution. Folders have gotten more advanced (and far more fashionable) in the last two years. Live wallpapers are starting to experience a bit of a revival. Most importantly, launchers themselves have evolved and been refined, with gestures becoming a far more normalized and integral part of the experience. While...

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We know you guys love expandable storage, so we know you’ll love some of Amazon’s Black Friday deals. Right now you can pick up some heavily discounted Sandisk microSD cards in several sizes, bulking up how many photos and songs you can stuff on your phone. The cheapest is the 32GB for $10, while the […] Come comment on this article: [Deal] Pick up some cheap SD cards from Amazon’s Black Friday sales Visit TalkAndroid

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Remember those Black Friday deals that Amazon previewed last week? All of the sales on Amazon hardware are now live. There are lots of Amazon devices now on sale, ranging from Echo smart speakers to Fire tablets and Kindle e-readers. [...]

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White and multi-colored, dimmable, and smart. This bulb does everything. Update: This product has dropped in price by $8 since yesterday's mention. This Philips Hue A19 3rd generation LED smart bulb is down to $31.99 on Amazon. This bulb has been selling for as much as $47 recently. Although it does drop in price often, this sort of deal can be easy to miss because it doesn't last long. Whether you're just getting started with smart bulbs or want to add to an ever-expanding collection,...

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Here's your chance to save a few extra bucks on a Google Wifi system! Google Wifi, the company's first mesh internet setup, has been quite popular since its release. At first, it was pretty hard to find, and we've never really seen any great deals on it, until now. You can pick up a 3-pack from Amazon for just $249. This is a savings of $50 on the system. Best Buy and B&H both have it for the same price. With Google Wifi you can easily set up and manage your network right from your phone....

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Two streaming solutions, both alike in dignity, from fair Amazon, where we make our choice. ... Which should you buy? We've got your answer. When it comes to plugging into your television, Amazon has two options that'll tempt you to open your wallet. OK, three. Sort of. Do a quick search for "Fire TV" on Amazon and you'll find the "Fire TV Stick," and the new "All-New Fire TV with 4K Ultra HD and Alexa Voice Remote." (I'll be referring to it as the "Fire TV dongle." The latter is the latest...

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Grab some PC essentials at their lowest prices ever. Is this deal for me? If you've been looking for some new Logitech PC accessories, you are going to want to check out these awesome deals. A variety of keyboards, mice, speakers and more are all on sale at both Amazon and Best Buy. Many of these prices are historic lows for the items, and others are within a few dollars of the lows. Keyboards Logitech K480 Bluetooth Keyboard - $19.99 (Was $26.80) Logitech G910 Orion Spark - $89.99 (Was...

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Having trouble staying connected to the T-Mobile network? Here's what to do to determine if there's an outage in your area. T-Mobile is one of the fastest growing mobile networks in America, but sometimes that that can lead to growing pains — outages and other network issues. If you're experiencing issues connecting to the T-Mobile network, here's a step-by-step guide of how you can figure out what's causing the issue. First things first, make sure it's not your phone If you're having...

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It wouldn’t be a proper Black Friday sale if Amazon and SanDisk didn’t team up to drop prices on the best SanDisk flash storage products. For our purposes, we’ve highlighted the microSD cards below, but they also have flash and thumb drives discounted, full SD cards, and SSDs too. For microSD cards, all of the … Continued Amazon’s SanDisk Black Friday Storage Sale has 32GB Cards for $9, 128GB for $28, 200GB for $50 is a post from: Droid Life

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Amazon’s big blowout Black Friday Deals on its Echo and Fire products are now live. For Echo discounts, we’re seeing discounts shave off $20 from the new Echo (2nd gen) and Echo Dot, $30 off the Echo Plus, $50 off the Echo Show, and even $20 off the new Cloud Cam. On the Fire side … Continued Amazon’s Black Friday Deals on Echo and Fire Products are Here: $20 Off Echo, $50 Off Echo Show is a post from: Droid Life

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Black Friday 2017 doorbusters are already here! As expected, Google Home and Google Home Mini have seen major discounts. Google Home has dropped to $79 ($50 off) and Google Home Mini has dropped to $29 ($20 off). If you were ever in the mood to add a smart home assistant to your house, now is … Continued DEAL: Google Home is $79 ($50 Off), Google Home Mini is $29 ($20 Off) Almost Everywhere is a post from: Droid Life

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The Google Store Black Friday Deals are now live! While you won’t see hundreds of dollars off the Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL, almost everything else you care about that Google sells has been deeply discounted. Google Home and Mini have dropped significantly in price, as has Google WiFi and the Daydream View, as … Continued Google Store Black Friday Deals are Here: $29 Home Mini, $50 Off Home, $15 off Chromecasts, More is a post from: Droid Life

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Honor's upcoming AI-enabled flagship, the Honor V10, is exciting tech fans around the world as the company goes global. Here's all we know so far.(This is a preview - click here to read the entire entry.)

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Black Friday 2017 is on November 24. It's one of the best times to pick up great deals on a wide range of tech. We'll show you where to get the best discounts.(This is a preview - click here to read the entire entry.)

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The deals keep rolling out in advance of Black Friday, and today Amazon is offering some nice discounts on Huawei gear. You can now score a Huawei Mate 9 and Huawei Band 2 bundle deal [...]

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Biometry isn’t secure. You have one face, two eyes and ten fingerprints which can’t be changed if compromised, at least not as easily as a secure password.(This is a preview - click here to read the entire entry.)

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At Google’s October 4 event, where they announced the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, the company took a jab at Apple’s approach to launching phones when it said that you’ll get “the same great experience on both” because they “don’t set aside better features for the larger device.” We all chuckled because small or … Continued Report: Samsung to Copy Apple’s Trash Phone Approach by Offering More in Galaxy S9+ Over S9 is a post from: Droid Life

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While we patiently await our OnePlus 5T review unit to show up, OnePlus shared a bit of maybe not-so-surprising information on Google+ late last night. According to the company, its latest smartphone broke its previous launch day sales record in a matter of just six hours. That’s pretty impressive, even though OnePlus did not share … Continued OnePlus 5T Broke the Company’s Launch Day Sales Record in Just 6 Hours is a post from: Droid Life

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With the update to Android 8.1, the Pixel and Pixel XL gained a lot of the Pixel 2’s new experience. The update, for the most part, included everything that had been tweaked about the Pixel 2’s software, without the full Pixel Launcher goodness. That has now changed, likely thanks to a Google App update or … Continued Pixel and Pixel XL Get More of the Pixel 2 Launcher Experience is a post from: Droid Life

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It’s never a bad time to buy a nice pair of headphones, whether you’re buying them as a gift for someone, you need a backup pair, or you’re just looking to replace what you currently have. But it’s an excellent time to buy a new pair when you can get a great deal on them, […] Come comment on this article: [TA Deals] These magnetic Bluetooth FRESHeBUDS headphones are over 80% off Visit TalkAndroid

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For the long holiday weekend in the U.S., Google is offering up a lot of special deals in the Google Play Store. Most of the discounts are available starting today and will run through Cyber Monday on November 27th although a couple offers are scheduled for specific days. One of the leading genres of apps […] Come comment on this article: Google Play offering up specials all weekend long Visit TalkAndroid

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An update to SHIELD TV boxes is now rolling out, labeled as Experience Upgrade 6.2. Inside, owners will find the latest security patch, the ability to adjust their ecobee smart thermostat via Google Assistant, as well as HDR support for VUDU. Also listed in the changelog is Gamestream support for Metal Gear Solid 3 HD, … Continued SHIELD TV Getting Upgrade 6.2 This Week, Includes Security Patch and Much More is a post from: Droid Life

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After its launch on November 16, the OnePlus 5T became available to order yesterday with a discounted Early Bird Bundle. It’s surprising that the OnePlus 5T isn’t running Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box, especially considering that the handset maker just began rolling out the official Oreo OTA to the OnePlus 3 and 3T […] Come comment on this article: OnePlus confirms it won’t support Project Treble on any of its current phones – including OnePlus 5T Visit TalkAndroid

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Samsung will follow up this year’s Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ with new flagships next year, and a new report aims to shed some light on what’s coming down the pipe. According to information gathered by VentureBeat, Samsung plans on giving [...]

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The process com.google.process.gapps has stopped error is super annoying yet easy to fix. Here are some of the best methods to fix this problem on your Android phone.(This is a preview - click here to read the entire entry.)

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We’re back for Day 3 of Black Friday Deals Week and now running out of steam a bit. Not because there aren’t still good deals to be had, but because it’s mostly the same stuff all over again. Since Black Friday starts almost a week early these days, we often see items drop in price … Continued Best of Black Friday Deals Week 2017 Round-Up: Day 3! is a post from: Droid Life

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Google wouldn’t miss out on Black Friday 2017, and so there are plenty of deals coming to the Play Store. There are discounts in place for eBooks, mobile games, TV shows, and movies, but the biggest deal of the bunch relates to a subscription to Google Play Music. For Black Friday, [...]

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Samsung is no stranger to themed hardware. We’ve seen partnerships with superheroes and the Olympics for some really cool smartphone designs, but this year has more hype for Star Wars than anything. So, of course, that means Samsung wants to deliver a variant of one of their smartphones to cash in on that craze. A […] Come comment on this article: We might see a Star Wars themed Galaxy Note 8 Visit TalkAndroid

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When Razer acquired Nextbit, makers of the cloud-centric Robin device, it seemed inevitable that we would see the gaming-focused company launch a smartphone. We weren’t quite sure what to expect in terms of the overall package, but when the phone was unveiled earlier this month, many were pleasantly surprised with Razer’s offering. The Razer Phone … Continued Razer Phone Review is a post from: Droid Life

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Amazon’s Alexa might not be the best digital assistant, but it sure seems to be the most widespread. It doesn’t care if you’re using Android or iOS, and it works on a wide variety of devices. Android phones, iPhones, Fire TV, Fire Tablets, Echo devices, Sonos One and more. Now we have a Moto Mod […] Come comment on this article: Amazon Alexa Moto Mod review: A decent product in a bulky package Visit TalkAndroid

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The OnePlus 5T went up for sale yesterday, and according to the company behind the new flagship smartphone, it’s been a cracking success so far. The OnePlus 5T is breaking company records, becoming the fastest selling device from OnePlus to date. It only took six hours for the 5T to [...]

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Android Wear 2.0 was supposed to revitalize and kick off the wearable platform thanks to a plethora of new features and partnerships. Alright, well, we all know that didn’t happen, but Google’s still bringing in new features to hopefully spark something. The latest is version 2.6, and it’s got a few useful tricks up its […] Come comment on this article: Android Wear v2.6 brings recent apps, download progress indicators, and more Visit TalkAndroid

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Mint SIM is running a few Black Friday promos and partnering with Best Buy to get you through the holiday season. There are actually two deals that involve free service, so we’ll detail both of those. First up, if you buy your service directly through Mint SIM’s website, you’ll get an extra three months when […] Come comment on this article: Mint SIM’s Black Friday promos include free months of service Visit TalkAndroid

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When Samsung ditched the physical home button, they had to figure out where to put the fingerprint scanner. We’re not at the point where we can embed the sensor in the screen itself, so Samsung opted for a rear-mounted scanner. Lots of other companies have gone that route, but they put the scanner in a […] Come comment on this article: Leaked renders show a Galaxy S9 with a replaced fingerprint scanner Visit TalkAndroid

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The discovery of a new suspicious app found on OnePlus phones reveals that they haven't stopped covertly harvesting user data, raising widespread privacy concerns.(This is a preview - click here to read the entire entry.)

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In this article you will find everything you need to know about Instagram Stories, including masks and other features.(This is a preview - click here to read the entire entry.)

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Amazon Echo Show owners have regained access to YouTube two months after the feature was pulled by Google. Amazon has confirmed that YouTube is once again available on the Echo Show. The company told

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Google Pixel owners, your phone is about to learn a nifty new trick. Google says that Google Lens is now rolling out to all Pixel phones. It’s hitting Pixels set to English in the US, UK, Australia, Canada, India, and Singapore over the coming weeks. [...]

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The iPhone X is groundbreaking in many ways for Apple. In terms of security, Apple will only rely on Face ID in the future and integrate it into iPads.(This is a preview - click here to read the entire entry.)

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To prepare folks for the big holiday shopping day that is Black Friday, companies need to give potential shoppers a head’s up as to what will be available when the sales kick off. HTC is certainly no different, and if you’ve been eyeing the purchase of a new U11 flagship smartphone, the company [...]

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With the OnePlus 5T, OnePlus is subtly but effectively modernizing its current flagship. The OnePlus 5T can even compete with the iPhone X.(This is a preview - click here to read the entire entry.)

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This Friday is one of the biggest shopping days of the year for some folks, and keeping tabs on Black Friday deals is the best way to compare and make a decision. Verizon Wireless has just announced its own Black Friday promotions, with the big deal offering 50 percent off select Android flagship smartphones. To be eligible [...]

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