Samsung Galaxy S8 press image leaks, shows off gorgeous design

A picture shared by Evan Blass on Twitter appears to reveal our best look yet at the Galaxy S8. Unlike the low-quality leaks we’ve seen over the past few weeks, the newest image looks like a render straight from Samsung. Don’t be surprised to see this very photo—or something very close to it—during Samsung’s presentation […]

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Alien: Covenant trailer reminds us Xenomorphs are terrifying

“The path to paradise begins in hell.” That quote, from Dante’s Inferno, couldn’t be any more fitting. Watch the newest trailer for Alien: Covenant and you’ll see why. The newest trailer provides a better look at the titular spaceship, Covenant, and provides some general plot details. But, what is meant to be a colonization mission […]

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LG G6: Six things to know

LG debuted the G6 this past weekend at Mobile World Congress and we got our hands on one. It’s a pretty sweet phone. Its cool rounded display and premium finish make this a big step up over the G5. Now that the buzz has died down a day later, there are a few questions about […]

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Gaming news breakdown: Upcoming Hearthstone expansion, a handful of Google Play pre-releases, and two intriguing VR titles

<p><img class="aligncenter size-hero-size wp-image-410353" src="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/nexus2cee_Games-News-Header-728x291.png" alt="" width="668" height="267" /></p> <p>Another week, another breakdown of the current happenings in the Android gaming world. This week we have an upcoming 135 card expansion announced for Hearthstone. A few notable Google Play Store pre-registrations. Plus two newly announced virtual reality titles, coming from Ubisoft and Spry Fox.</p> <p><span id="more-410351"></span></p> <h3>Blizzard Entertainment announces a new 135 card expansion for Hearthstone</h3> <p><img class="aligncenter wp-image-410382 size-large" src="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/nexus2cee_HYMXZ0QWB5SR1487785817002-668x237.jpg" width="668" height="237" /></p> <p>Yesterday Blizzard Entertainment announced a new 135 card expansion for Hearthstone, titled <i>Journey to Un’Goro</i>.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/02/28/gaming-news-breakdown-upcoming-expansion-anounced-hearthstone-handful-google-play-pre-release-registrations-two-intriguing-vr-titles-coming-soon/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/02/28/gaming-news-breakdown-upcoming-expansion-anounced-hearthstone-handful-google-play-pre-release-registrations-two-intriguing-vr-titles-coming-soon/'>Gaming news breakdown: Upcoming Hearthstone expansion, a handful of Google Play...

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Apple patent hints at iPhone display that can read fingerprints

Apple has been awarded a patent that will allow the company to turn an entire iPhone display into a fingerprint reader. The patent’s existence is timely considering Apple could ditch the Touch ID home button for a “function area,” reportedly similar in functionality to the MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar. The newly awarded patent suggests Apple will use […]

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Breakthrough tech charges smartphone battery in 20 minutes

A company named Meizu, known better outside of the United States for its smartphones, says it has developed a new technology that allows it to charge a 3000mAh smartphone battery to full capacity in just 20 minutes. Gone are the days of sitting at an outlet. The company is marketing its new tech as “Super […]

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iPhone 8 said to use USB-C instead of Lightning!

Huge news this morning from The Wall Street Journal, which said Apple is planning to introduce USB-C on the iPhone 8 instead of a Lightning port. The report touches on other aspects of the device, noting its curved display and lack of a home button, two rumors that we’ve heard before. But the Lightning port news […]

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Nintendo Switch official set up video for first-time use

Nintendo’s officially to the point in the launch of the Switch that they’re releasing user guide videos. The first one comes for first-time use. Go figure, right? The video takes users through the initial console setup process. Not the bits about unboxing and hooking up wires, but moving through system screens in order to get […]

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Netflix’s Bright looks like a darker, grittier Men in Black

The teaser for Netflix’s Bright starts innocuously enough: It presents itself to be like every cop drama ever. But stay a little longer and you’ll soon realize whatever future world Will Smith inhabits is… different to say the least. The film follows a cop named Scott Ward (Will Smith), who lives in an “alternate present-day where humans, orcs, […]

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