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With fingers in pretty much every pie imaginable — search engines, phones, smart assistants, office software, even robots — Google is one of the biggest players in the tech industry, and it can be hard to keep up with everything they do. Thankfully, we keep up with it for you, whether you want reviews, in-depth analysis, or breaking news about what Google’s doing now.

Someone holding the Bay blue Google Pixel 8 Pro.

The Google Pixel 8 is getting a surprise update next week

Forget about the new Samsung Galaxy S24. Google just teased that it has a surprise update coming soon for the Google Pixel 8.
The Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra in its launch colors.

There’s something Samsung didn’t tell you about the Galaxy S24


How to turn off the camera shutter sound on an Android phone

YouTube TV app icon on Apple TV.

YouTube TV fixes one of the more annoying parts of its guide

Nest Secure Review

Nest Secure will be discontinued in April – prepare your smart home with these steps

A person holding the Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra using the Circle to Search feature

One of the Galaxy S24’s coolest features is coming to other Android phones

The Apple iPhone 15 Pro Max and the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra's cameras.

Look who just replaced Samsung as king of the global smartphone market

Galaxy S22 Ultra and iPhone 13 Pro cameras seen from the back.

Best phone deals: Save on the iPhone, Galaxy Z Fold 5, and more

A render of the front and back of the Moto G Play (2024).

Motorola’s newest cheap Android phone looks shockingly good

OnePlus 12 in Flowy Emerald held in hand in sunlight.

I have the OnePlus 12. Here’s why you should be excited about it

OnePlus 5 soft gold with the phone app open.

The 10 best apps for a second phone number in 2024

eSIM page on the iPhone 14.

What is an eSIM? Here’s everything you need to know

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How to turn off Chrome notifications (and turn them back on again)

Notifications can be handy, but they can also be annoying at times. Here's how to manage notifications in Chrome with less stress, or get rid of them entirely.
The home screen on the Google Pixel 8 Pro.

Best Google Pixel deals: Save on Pixel 8, Pixel Buds, and Pixel Watch

Whether you're planning to buy a new smartphone, tablet, wireless earbuds, or smartwatch, you should check out the Google Pixel deals that we've gathered here.
google assistant mobile.

Google Assistant loses 17 features as the company lays off employees

Google is cutting a bunch of features from its Assistant voice platform, an announcement which parallels the recent layoffs at the tech giant.

How to record a WhatsApp call on Android or iOS

For a variety of reasons, you may one day find yourself needing to record a WhatsApp call. We've put together a simple guide for the best ways to do just that.
Google Fast Pair.

Google is expanding Fast Pair, casting to more devices

Google announced a number of things at CES 2024, including an expansion of Fast Pair to make it easier to listen to what you want, on whatever devices you want.
Android Auto interface showing EV charging times.

Google is bringing Chrome browser to cars, even more EV features to Maps

Google's bringing some great features to Android Auto and cars with Google built-in.
Android 14

Sharing files on Android is about to get much easier

Sharing files on Android is about to get much easier. At CES 2024, Google announced its plans to simplify and streamline the sharing process on Android.
YouTube Premium on iPhone.

How to play YouTube in the background on iPhone and Android

Mobile YouTube is great for when you want to watch stuff on the go, but you may just want to listen to YouTube while browsing elsewhere. We'll show you how.
Someone holding the Lenovo Tab M11.

Is this the best cheap Android tablet of CES 2024?

Lenovo's Tab M11 is a budget Android tablet that serves a high-quality screen at an attractive price, and further sweetens the deal with stylus support.
tile sticker slim mate pro hands on 2019 review 2

The 5 best Bluetooth trackers for 2024

Always losing your keys? You’ll probably want to invest in a Bluetooth tracker. We’ve picked some of the best on the market to help you keep track of things.
A person wearing the Google Pixel Watch 2.

The best Google Pixel Watch deals you can shop right now

If you want to pick up a smartwatch that works with the Google ecosystem, then one of these Pixel Watch deals will be right up your alley.
The Gmail app icon on an iPhone.

How to log out of a Gmail account on your iPhone

If you want to log out of your Gmail account on an iPhone, it's not as simple as clicking a button. Here’s how to log out of a Gmail account on your iPhone.
CES 2018 Show Floor

CES is a missed opportunity for Android phones

The CES show in Las Vegas traditionally isn't all about smartphones, but that should change. One company is pushing ahead and trying something new.
A person wearing the Google Pixel Watch 2.

These are the 5 worst Pixel Watch 2 problems. Here’s how to fix them

There are Google Pixel Watch 2 problems that many are experiencing. Here are the biggest ones — and what you can do about them so you can get on with your day.
The Motorola Edge Plus 2023 lying next to the Galaxy S23 Ultra and iPhone 14 Pro.

How to find your lost phone (tips for iPhone and Android)

We show you how to locate your lost or stolen iPhone or Android smartphone using a variety of apps and services, plus tips for finding older cell phones.
What is airplane mode phone in airport

What is Airplane Mode? What it does and when to use it

What is Airplane Mode? Our handy guide explains everything: What it does, how it works, and when you should be using it on your iPhone or Android device.
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How to find your phone number on iPhone or Android

Ever forget your own mobile phone number? We walk you through the steps of finding your phone number on an iPhone and an Android smartphone.
A to-do list written on the Amazon Kindle Scribe.

The 5 best smart notebooks for 2024

Part digital and part analog, smart notebooks save your writing and doodlings to the cloud. Here are a few of the best available now.
Google Pixel 8 Pro in hand showing Magic Editor with Stylized results.

How to use Magic Editor on the Google Pixel 8

The Google Pixel 8 series is packed with a lot of cool AI tricks, including the Magic Editor. Here's how to use it to get the most out of your photos.
The back of the Google Pixel Watch 2.

Does the Google Pixel Watch 2 have wireless charging?

You might be curious to know whether the Google Pixel Watch 2 supports wireless charging. Given that the first one did, the answer might surprise you.
An app folder on an iPhone titled "New Year's Apps."

The 10 best apps for your 2024 New Year’s resolutions

2024 is just around the corner, and that means New Year's resolutions! Here are some apps to help you stay on top of them.
A render of the Mint app on an iPhone.

The best Mint alternatives: 10 great budgeting apps for 2024

Mint is going away soon, which means you'll need a new budgeting app. Lucky for you, we've found 10 excellent Mint alternatives we think you'll love.

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