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How To Change Your Chromebook To Developer Or Beta Channel

How To Change Your Chromebook To Developer Or Beta Channel

Yesterday we reported the news that “OK Google” had finally come to the Chromebook as a permanently ‘always on’ feature. Before yesterday’s update, “OK Google” could only be used in certain conditions (like when opening a new tab). However, now it can be used at any time on a Chromebook, as long as the Chromebook […]

Linshof’s Unusual i8 Smartphone Cancelled Before It Even Got Started

Linshof’s Unusual i8 Smartphone Cancelled Before It Even Got Started

Three weeks ago, Tom covered the Linshof i8 smartphone from a German manufacturer known for producing inexpensive desktop machines. The i8 was based around a 5.0-inch screen described as “full HD resolution,” which we take to mean 1080p. The processor was an unknown octa core design with a maximum clock speed of 2.1 GHz and […]

Google+ Now Offers The Ability To Enhance Uploaded Videos

Google+ Now Offers The Ability To Enhance Uploaded Videos

The first smartphone I owned that was capable of taking an impressive picture under less than ideal conditions was released in 2011, the Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc. Since then, smartphone cameras have come a long, long way. Billions of photographs are taken on our smartphones and one of the innovative features of Google+ is the […]

Featured Review: HTC RE Camera

Featured Review: HTC RE Camera

We’ve been saying for a while that these smartphone OEMs are going to need to branch out and put out other products in other categories. Which Samsung, Sony and LG already have that as Samsung makes just about anything you can think of. Sony does TV’s, cameras, and a ton of other things, and LG […]

WIND Mobile Will Give Mobilicity Customers a $60 Credit to Switch

WIND Mobile Will Give Mobilicity Customers a $60 Credit to Switch

In Canada, just as in the U.S., the carriers are trying constantly to steal subscribers from one another.  In the U.S., T-Mobile started the ball rolling in trying to shakeup Verizon and AT&T.  They stood strong for a while, but AT&T finally gave in and eventually even Verizon caved to some extent.  Now they are […]

Google Announce NVIDIA And Marvell Processors Will Also Be Available For Project Ara

Google Announce NVIDIA And Marvell Processors Will Also Be Available For Project Ara

Project Ara is a wonderful proposition. The idea that you can literally build your own smartphone will bring a whole new level of customization to the table. However, the additional benefit of Google’s modular smartphone is that you do not have to stick with your original built smartphone. You don’t like something, no problem, switch […]