Pixel ambient display feature is getting palm rejection

Not many people may realize it but the Pixel series comes with an ambient display feature. It’s more popular as the Always-on display feature on some phones. It’s actually now a standard on most phones that have OLED displays. LCD screens can still have it but it looks better on …

Google Pixel Slate tablet series will be no more

Earlier this month, entry-level Pixel Slates were discontinued. High-end variants would remain as we were told but now we’re hearing the Pixel Slate line will be no more. Google won’t be replacing the series with a new one. The search giant is done with the tablet category. The Pixel Slate …

Why Apple should follow Google’s lead and ‘leak’ the iPhone 11 design early

It’s only June but already the fall smartphone wars are heating up. Apple last week unveiled iOS 13 and with it many of the new features that will grace the next iPhone, and now Google has one-upped the hype machine with an unprecedented reveal of the Pixel 4 months ahead …

Google says Digital Wellbeing not responsible for Pixel slowdown

A Reddit post that has gained traction over the past few weeks says that once he turned off Digital Wellbeing on his Pixel 3, his phone started becoming way faster and is “finally a flagship phone”. This has resulted in a pretty feisty discussion on the thread as some heartily …

Google Pixel 3a phone automatically, repeatedly shuts down

This is a first: the Pixel 3a issue of a random shutdown. It’s not really too early to hear about such a problem but we’re surprised the new-gen Pixel is still experiencing such. We understand that not all technologies may be perfect but Google should have known better. Reports of …

Pocketnow Daily: Google Pixel 4 Design Renders, iPad Deals & more (video)

A brand new iPad for $249 is by far the best deal in tablets Deals. The current Wi-Fi, 32GB iPad is on sale at Amazon for $250. The 128GB Wi-Fi model is also on sale for $329. OnePlus makes a deal with ‘Avengers’ Robert Downey Jr. to endorse OnePlus 7 …

Here’s why the Pixel 3a comes with a headphone jack

“Bringing the power of hardware, software, and AI.” These are the words of Google Project Manager Soniya Jobanputra in a video that presents the 411 on the sleek new Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL phones. Not that we want an explanation because launching new mid-range phones in between premium …

Android Q Pixel may feature car crash detection

We never really imagined this would be possible but the Android team has been testing on a feature that brings car crash detection. It’s an automatic detection for the current and future Pixel phones. From introducing OEM gestures that could be in conflict with Android Q to learning about Fuchsia …

Google Pixel 3a, Pixel 3a XL Teardown: See if they are easy to repair

This happened earlier than expected. Of course, it ought to happen. It’s only a matter of time. The Google Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL were finally launched after months of being leaked and teased. Much has been said about the mid-range Pixel 3a duo and we believe this won’t …