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The Outer Worlds is about to get even better. What you need to know The Outer Worlds is a first-person adventure game from Obsidian Entertainment. The title is also available on PlayStation 4 due to past publishing agreements. The developer is going to issue a patch next week which brings a Field of View option to consoles. The Outer Worlds is an upcoming first-person role-playing game (RPG) from Obsidian Entertainment. Despite the fact that the team is now a part of Xbox Game Studios,...

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The experimental feature is not up and running yet. What you need to know Chrome Canary just received a new way of sharing webpages with your phone. The experimental new flag generates a QR code for the URL of any page you are visiting. You can scan the code using your smartphone to access the page. While you can already send webpages from your PC to your phone — and vice versa — on Chrome, that currently requires you to be logged in to your Google account on both devices. It also...

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What do you love about your phone? We all own the phones that we own for certain reasons. We bought them for the camera. We bought them for the battery life or the high refresh rate display. We wanted frequent software updates or support for years. We wanted all the shiny, fragile glass surrounding it … Continued Thanks for reading What Makes Your Phone Great? from Droid Life!

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As we close in on the end of 2019 and approach a new year, the time old tradition of Samsung’s next phones being completely spoiled months before we get to officially see them has arrived. The Galaxy S11 and Galaxy S11+ are everywhere right now. We think we know what they look like. We may … Continued Thanks for reading Galaxy S11 Camera System Sounds Amazing from Droid Life!

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The black and red-themed Star Wars bundle comes with great accessories and a fantastic custom-themed device. What you need to know The Note 10+ is the 256 GB variant with a black and red theme, including a red S Pen. The UI also is Star Wars-themed with custom icons, wallpapers, and more. Pre-orders are open now for $1,299 at Amazon, Samsung, and Best Buy, with a release slated for December 13. Fans of Star Wars and Samsung will both be delighted that the Star Wars Special Edition,...

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The ASMR trend is meant to help you relax, relieve stress, and can even help you sleep. If you're new to ASMR, these are the best apps to try.(This is a preview - click here to read the entire entry.)

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Protecting your watch's screen is necessary to keep it looking great — and scratch-free. In order to do that for your Galaxy Watch Active, your screen protector has to be 40mm, round, and not completely frustrating to install. Thankfully, there are some solid choices out there that check all of these boxes. Tough as nails IQ Shield Screen Protector (6-Pack) Staff pick The IQ Shield screen protectors offer an easy wet-install method for a bubble-free experience. They're made with...

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There's also a fix for battery issues on OnePlus phones. What you need to know WhatsApp's latest update adds calling waiting to the app. If you receive a second call while you're already talking to someone, the call won't automatically get rejected. You'll now get a notification for the call, and the option to end your current call to switch to the second one. WhatsApp just got a really neat feature with its latest update. And I'm not referring to the new [Any.do integration](/WhatsApp is...

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We’ve got a great Samsung Galaxy S10 or Galaxy S10+ deal to take us into the weekend. At Best Buy, you can grab either phone with a $400 discount as long as you are cool activating it with Verizon, AT&T, or Sprint. At $400 off, a Galaxy S10 with 128GB storage would run you $499, … Continued Thanks for reading DEAL: Best Buy Drops Galaxy S10, S10+ by $400 With Activation from Droid Life!

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According to a reported photo of the upcoming Galaxy S11+ battery, it appears that Samsung is going to pack in a full 5,000mAh of battery juice into the device. For anyone who enjoys long battery life, this is pretty sweet. Related: Galaxy S11+ CAD Renders. Of course, we have to keep in mind that it’s … Continued Thanks for reading Samsung Galaxy S11+ Shown to Feature 5,000mAh Battery from Droid Life!

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There were also books, batteries, and a tambourine. What you need to know Amazon customers who bought a Nintendo Switch on Black Friday were in for a rude surprise this week. Instead of their console, some customers report receiving an assortment of items, such as condoms, batteries, and books. A tambourine also made the cut. It's Black Friday and you just splurged on a Nintendo Switch on Amazon. Well, unfortunately for you, the condom Amazon sent instead doesn't really let you beat up...

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Best answer: Yes! The Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 is water-resistant to 5 ATM, which means it's can withstand splashes, rainfall, showering, and even swimming. Just keep swimming: Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 ($279 at Amazon) Swim your heart out The Galaxy Watch Active 2 was designed with durability in mind. The 5 ATM rating means it's water-resistant in depths of up to 50 meters. It's suitable for low velocity and shallow water activities, so you can take it swimming. However, it's...

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It's still being rolled out in stages. What you need to know OnePlus last month started a staged rollout of Android 10 to the OnePlus 6 and 6T. Unfortunately, it soon discovered there were issues with the software and halted the updates. The company has now started updating phones to the latest Android version again. OnePlus' rollout of OxygenOS 10 — built on top of Android 10 — to last year's flagships was unfortunately cut short last month, thanks to buggy software. The company seems to...

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Under the name Nova 5T, Huawei once again markets the Honor 20. Does the new packaging now make it an inexpensive high-end device?(This is a preview - click here to read the entire entry.)

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If you want to expand your Chromebook's storage, you can use an SD card and boom, you've got more space. Chrome's security model treats storage you can remove differently than storage you can't — and not all Android apps can use SD storage for data — but an SD card slot means extra storage space for photos, video, documents or anything else that you need to keep somewhere. Whether you need micro, full-size, or something in between, these are your best bets for dependable, affordable storage...

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Ever since the creation of the modern smartphone. What you need to know Cell phone-related injuries have risen dramatically over the past 20 years. The most common injuries include cuts to the face and head, bruises, and abrasions. The biggest uptick in injuries came after the iPhone was released in 2007. Authors of a recently published study in the journal JAMA have noted an increase in cell phone-related injuries over the last 20 years. The study analyzed data from national emergency...

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Android Auto got a pretty big redesign earlier this year, but now Google is considering updating the Google Assistant design for Android Auto. The current Android Auto animation and design for Google Assistant is fairly standard across Google’s services. But Android Police, in an APK teardown, discovered some new designs and placements for Assistant in […] Come comment on this article: Android Auto could soon see a redesigned Google Assistant Visit TalkAndroid

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As a quick heads up, Sprint is giving out free branded-beanies to all of its customers this holiday season. All you have to do to claim one is walk into a Sprint store and show a rep your ‘My Sprint Rewards’ app. Easy enough. How to Redeem Make sure you have the My Sprint Rewards app downloaded … Continued Thanks for reading Sprint Handing Out Free Branded-Beanies to All Customers from Droid Life!

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On this episode of the Droid Life Show, after a few week break for the holiday shopping season, we’re back to talk about Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 865 and how much closer to 5G we are. Not 5G in the sense that it’ll be meaningful, but 5G in the sense that you’ll have a phone capable of … Continued Thanks for reading Podcast: 5G Be Creepin’ from Droid Life!

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Android 10 is finally making its way to Nokia 9 PureView owners everywhere. If you haven’t gotten the update yet, you should get the notification soon, or you can try and trigger the update manually. Android 10 brings many of Android’s most anticipated features to the Nokia 9 PureView — you get access to things […] Come comment on this article: Android 10 finally rolling out to Nokia 9 PureView Visit TalkAndroid

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Google Keep in Google Assistant, again! A year ago, Google announced that you would soon be able to change the Notes and Lists option in Google Assistant to be a number of different apps, including Google Keep. The functionality may have started to rollout at some point, but it never reached everyone and may have … Continued Thanks for reading Yay! Google Keep is Back as Google Assistant Notes and Lists Option from Droid Life!

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Streaming games used to be just for PC but now with mobile game streaming apps for Android you can stay in the game from anywhere.(This is a preview - click here to read the entire entry.)

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Google is teaming up with the North Pole again this year, and they’re making it really easy to track Santa’s progress as we get closer to Christmas. There are tons of Google Assistant games to play, GIFs to share, and even a snowbox to build your own 3D winter wonderland. Not everything will be available […] Come comment on this article: Google Assistant picks up some holiday tricks, makes it easy to track Santa all month long Visit TalkAndroid

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Apple has only just introduced the iPhone for the current year and the first speculations about the 2020 iPhone models are already starting.(This is a preview - click here to read the entire entry.)

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UPDATE: You can now pre-order the Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ Star Wars Edition. Samsung has it, as does Amazon, with a price of $1,299.99. At that price, you’ll get not only the customized version of the Note 10+, you get a special red S Pen, collectible box, customized set of Galaxy Buds and more. The … Continued Thanks for reading Galaxy Note 10+ Star Wars Edition Now Available for Pre-Order from Droid Life!

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A brand new Samsung phone has leaked, and it’s something that I imagine quite a few people are going to be interested in. The purported Galaxy Note 10 Lite packs in nearly-flagship specs, which should offer high-end performance, S-Pen support, and a more reasonable price tag. The phone will reportedly use an Exynos 9810 CPU, […] Come comment on this article: Galaxy Note 10 Lite leaks, and it has a headphone jack Visit TalkAndroid

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Roberto Escobar, the infamous Pablo Escobar’s brother, has released an incredibly cheap folding phone. Priced at just $350, the plan is to undercut all of the major players in the smartphone industry and sell an innovative device straight to consumers. And, technically, that’s what’s happening. It’s just a little sketchy when you dig in too […] Come comment on this article: Pablo Escobar’s brother is making a folding phone priced at $350 (seriously) Visit TalkAndroid

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Qualcomm announced the Snapdragon 865 yesterday, bringing a whole new generation of mobile processing to smartphones. But the improved performance and better 5G connectivity isn’t the only thing to expect out of Qualcomm’s newer processors; they’ve also announced that they’ll be updating drivers for their chipset directly via the Play Store. GPU updates direct from […] Come comment on this article: Here are the details about Qualcomm sending out driver updates on the Play Store Visit...

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Currently, when you copy a package tracking number and paste it into Google Search, Google is smart enough to recognize the carrier and provide you with a shortcut to their site that will reveal detailed tracking information. Soon, if Google has its way, a simple Google Search of the tracking number will give it all … Continued Thanks for reading Package Tracking in Google Search Gonna Get Good from Droid Life!

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YouTube Music fans, a big thing is coming to your favorite music service. That’s right, it’s gapless playback for Android and web playback! And just so we’re clear, that’s the thing that allows for there to be no pause between songs when listening to an album or playlist. Google Play Music’s end is still eventually … Continued Thanks for reading Gapless Playback for YouTube Music Rolling Out to More Users from Droid Life!

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Try as we may to refrain from using the C-word on TalkAndroid, there is no denying that Christmas Day is fast approaching. It doesn’t matter if you are on the naughty list though because regardless of whether you’ve been good or not, you can save 20% across the entire Misfit inventory on its site as […] Come comment on this article: [Deal] Save 20% on smartwatches and accessories in Misfit’s Christmas Countdown sale Visit TalkAndroid

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You might remember the furore that YouTube caused by releasing the Rewind 2018 video that took just six days to become the most disliked video in the streaming service’s history. Depending on your viewpoint on last years edition, you may or may not want to join us after the break to check out YouTube’s Rewind […] Come comment on this article: YouTube’s Rewind 2019 video is here for you to judge Visit TalkAndroid

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If you have a cat like who delights in chewing through power cables, or perhaps you are just in the habit of losing them (the cables, not the cat), CHOETECH has got you covered. You can grab a saving of $7 or $6 on a 2-pack of USB-C to USB-C cables or a 6-pack of […] Come comment on this article: [Deal] Save up to $7 on these USB-C power cable multi-packs from CHOETECH Visit TalkAndroid

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With other brands in the midst of rolling out Android 10 updates to their flagship phones, Sony has jumped on the bandwagon to bring the latest version of Android to a couple of its most recently launched handsets; the Xperia 1 and Xperia 5. As per the roadmap it released a couple of weeks back, […] Come comment on this article: The Android 10 OTA is now rolling out to Sony’s Xperia 1 and Xperia 5 Visit TalkAndroid

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Yes, you can still get music for free on your phone. No, it's not illegal. Tune in and turn on to our best Android apps for downloading free music.(This is a preview - click here to read the entire entry.)

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The world's biggest tech event returns to Las Vegas next month. Here's what we are expecting to see at the Consumer Electronics Show for 2020.(This is a preview - click here to read the entire entry.)

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Three manufacturers rule the market when it comes to smartphone processors: Samsung, Qualcomm, and Huawei. Which brand makes the fastest chipset?(This is a preview - click here to read the entire entry.)

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We don't see many new Android tablets announced anymore, but today Huawei revealed exactly that. The Huawei MediaPad M5 Lite is a new tablet aimed at families. It's got features like Kid's Corner, which is a customized environment for children where parents can set time limits, control access to content, and use the fingerprint reader to create user profiles. Huawei has also included a Distance sensor to keep kids from putting their eyes too close to the tablet and a Posture Detect sensor...

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It's been awhile since Apple announced a new iPad mini, but that may finally be changing soon. Images that may show an updated iPad mini have made their way online. Posted to Twitter, the photos show the back of an iPad mini with a different cellular antenna than the iPad mini 4 that Apple currently sells (shown below), which is white or black plastic depending on which color the iPad mini is. This updated iPad mini uses a new antenna design with a more minimal antenna line, helping to keep...

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The Android gaming phone trend is officially in full swing, and the Nubia brand is getting in on it with a new device that's coming to North America and Europe. The Nubia Red Magic Mars is a new gaming phone with all of the high-end specs that you'd want out of a performance-focused device. That includes a Snapdragon 845 processor, up to 10GB of RAM, and up to 256GB of built-in storage. There's a 6-inch 2160x1080 display on the Red Magic Mars and 3D surround sound to help immerse you in the...

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Samsung took the CES 2019 stage today for its big press conference, and it had some significant news to share about its Bixby digital assistant. Samsung is working with Google to integrate Bixby with several popular Google apps. This includes Google Maps, Gmail, Google Play, and YouTube. However, Samsung didn't share much more on the effort, so it's not known when this Bixby integration will roll out. This is pretty big news for Bixby. To date, Samsung's assistant has been a bit lacking...

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We've known for a while now that 2019 was going to be a big year for 5G, but today Qualcomm has proved that with a new announcement. Qualcomm has announced that there are more than 30 5G mobile devices set to launch in 2019, the majority of which are smartphones. These devices will be powered by Qualcomm's new flagship Snapdragon 855 processor and the Snapdragon X50 5G modem family. Devices are expected to begin arriving in early 2019. Qualcomm went on to explain that devices powered by the...

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After AT&T confirmed last month that it would begin rolling out a "5G E" indicator to select Android devices with support for its 5G Evolution network, updates to enable that indicator have begun rolling out. AT&T is now updating the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active, LG V30, and LG V40 ThinQ to add the 5G Evolution network indicator. The Galaxy S8 Active is receiving an update to version R16NW.G892AUCU3BRL1 that also includes the December 1, 2018 Android security patches, while the LG V30 is getting...

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The start of a new month means new Android security patches from Google. Google today released the January 2018 Android security updates for Pixel devices. The full factory images and the OTA images are now available for download for the Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Pixel, Pixel XL, and Pixel C. Unfortunately for Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X owners, there are no images available for those devices, which means that the December 2018 update may be the last that the Nexus phones receive....

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After taking some time off for the holidays, Apple has resumed its iOS 12.1.3 beta testing. Apple today released iOS 12.1.3 beta 3 to registered developers. The update can be downloaded over the air by going to Settings > General > Software Update on your iPhone or iPad, or you can point your computer's web browser to the Apple Developer Center on the web. As noted by MacRumors, this is actually only the second iOS 12.1.3 beta update released by Apple. It contains the same changes that were...

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Looks like Samsung isn't the only smart TV maker that's adding Apple AirPlay 2 support to its televisions. LG and Vizio have confirmed that they'll be adding Apple's AirPlay 2 functionality to their smart TVs in 2019. During its CES 2019 event, LG revealed that Apple AirPlay, AirPlay Audio, and HomeKit support will be added to its 2019 TVs. There aren't many other details on LG's plans quite yet, but we should hear more soon. As one of Apple’s first TV partners, LG is adding Apple AirPlay,...

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At the tail end of last year, AT&T, Verizon, and T-Mobile all confirmed that they were planning to launch a 5G Samsung smartphone in 2019. Now Sprint has done the same. Sprint today revealed that it will launch a 5G smartphone from Samsung in summer 2019. The device will include support for both 5G and 4G LTE coverage. For 5G and LTE, it'll offer support for Sprint's 2.5GHz spectrum. Also included will be support for 1.9GHz (Band 25), 800MHz (Band 26), and other LTE spectrum bands for...

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