Why Google Just Canceled Its All-Hands Meeting About That Controversial Anti-Diversity Memo

Google CEO Sundar Pichai has canceled a town hall meeting scheduled Thursday, Aug. 10. The all-hands meeting, in which everyone is expected to show up, was called in light of a memo that caused a media firestorm over the past few days. The decision to drop the event was made after several employees voiced their […]

Samsung Launches Portable Speakers and Headsets in India, Expands Audio Portfolio

Samsung Scoop Wireless Speaker Samsung on Friday launched a range of audio products in India to expand its product portfolio in the country. The South Korean company launched three portable speakers, Level Box Slim, the Bottle and the Scoop, along with Level Active and the Rectangle headsets. The Samsung Level Box Slim has been priced by […]

Davis Vantage Vue wireless weather station review: The Cadillac of home weather stations is showing its age

Davis Instruments was putting accurate, near pro-grade weather stations in the hands of consumers for years before the personal weather station became a household gadget. Well, things have changed, and Davis is no longer the only worthy option. If you read my recent My AcuRite review, you know that Davis has strong competition. The Vantage Vue is the consumer-centric station from […]

Deal: HTC U Ultra for just £299.99 in UK

For those interested in the HTC U Ultra and based in the UK, today is your lucky day. Eglobalcentral is offering the Sapphire Blue version with 64 GB storage for half the price until the end of Wednesday. It can be yours for only £299.99 and the delivery is free (although is a bit slow and usually […]

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ get another discount

With flagship prices dropping, the Galaxy S8 duo was starting to feel a bit pricey. This isn’t much, but it’s something – if you go through eBay, you can save around $30. The Galaxy S8 is $550 on eBay and $575 on Samsung.com (not counting trade ins). The Galaxy S8+ is $640 on eBay, compared to $675 on the official site. Note that we’re talking about […]

The new phones of week 30

The past seven days were exciting, bringing a bunch of new hardware – five different makers announced six smartphones, including a trio of flagships. And just to make sure you haven’t missed any of them – here’s the quick recap. Motorola Moto Z2 Force Motorola brought its Z2 Force to light – a true flagship […]

Samsung Galaxy S8+ with 6GB/128GB memory now available in Brazil and Russia

The Samsung Galaxy S8+ variant that has 6GB RAM and 128GB internal memory is now available for purchase in Brazil and Russia. Available color options are limited to Midnight Black. In Brazil, where the model is locally manufactured, carries a price tag of BRL 4,799. This currently translates into around $1,500. Things look better in Russia, […]

Android O Developer Preview 4 is now available, final build before the official release

While we still don’t know what dessert will lend its name to Google’s next mobile OS version, it’s clear that we’re getting closer than ever to the release of Android O (also known as Android 8.0.0). Today the search giant has outed the fourth and final Developer Preview of O. This has always been scheduled to […]