Hands-on with Apple’s new Schoolwork app on iPad [Gallery]

At its education-focused event in Chicago last month, Apple showcased a new app called Schoolwork. Essentially, Schoolwork is Apple’s take on a classroom management app, allowing teachers to assign tasks to students and for students view those assignments and submit their work. Schoolwork is slated to be available to everyone in June, but the app […]

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ESPN reveals ‘major’ app update and new ESPN+ streaming service for $5 per month

<p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/ESPN-Plus.jpg" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-485942" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/ESPN-Plus-728x315.jpg" alt="" width="668" height="289" /></a></p> <p>Based on the results of our <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/02/03/weekend-poll-plan-watch-super-bowl/">Super Bowl poll</a> earlier this year, most of our readers here at Android Police aren't much into sports. And that's fine, neither are we. But for those of you that are interested, ESPN has just announced a new ESPN+ streaming service for only$5 a month, as well as an updated app. The actual selection of live content might leave a bit to be desired, though. <span id="more-485940"></span></p> <p>The new ESPN+ streaming service provides consumers with both pre-recorded and live content.<div class="clear"></div> <a...

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[Deal Alert] Certified refurbished Verizon Google Pixel 2 for $499.99 ($150 off) today on Woot

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/verizon-pixel-2-woot.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-485943" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/verizon-pixel-2-woot.png" alt="" width="2204" height="1014" /></a></p> <p>Chances are, if you read <em>Android Police</em>, you either recently bought an Android phone or are looking to buy a new one. If you fall into that latter category, then a device that might be worthy of your consideration is Google's Pixel 2. Right now — and only for a few more hours — <a href="https://www.woot.com/offers/google-pixel-2-verizon-and-gsm-unlocked-1"><em>Woot</em></a> has a deal on a set of refurbished Verizon Pixel 2 devices in multiple colors and with both 64 GB or 128 GB of onboard storage.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/04/12/deal-alert-certified-refurbished-verizon-google-pixel-2-499-99-150-off-today-woot/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/04/12/deal-alert-certified-refurbished-verizon-google-pixel-2-499-99-150-off-today-woot/'>[Deal Alert] Certified refurbished...

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[Deal Alert] SanDisk 400GB microSD card down to all-time low of $180 on Amazon ($70 off)

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/20180412-Sandisk-400GB.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-485936" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/20180412-Sandisk-400GB-728x281.png" alt="" width="668" height="258" /></a></p> <p>I remember fondly the days of obsessively watching for the best deals on the greatest microSD cards for my phone. I usually used the expandable storage to store custom ROM stuff, like GApps, SuperSU, nandroid backups, and so on. That fervor has long since died down, but if the same fire that burned in me is still going strong in you (or you just want a ton of mobile storage), then listen up.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/04/12/deal-alert-sandisk-400gb-microsd-card-time-low-180-amazon-70-off/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/04/12/deal-alert-sandisk-400gb-microsd-card-time-low-180-amazon-70-off/'>[Deal Alert] SanDisk 400GB microSD card down to all-time low of...

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Xiaomi reportedly wants to buy GoPro

<p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/GoProMi-GoPro-Xiaomi-purchase-hero-1.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-485930" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/GoProMi-GoPro-Xiaomi-purchase-hero-1-728x293.png" alt="" width="668" height="269" /></a></p> <p>Xiaomi is probably recognizable among our readers for its phones, and maybe even for its earbud headphones. But I doubt many of us think of cameras when we think of the 5th largest smartphone manufacturer. That said, someday we might. According to Bloomberg, Xiaomi is considering making an offer on GoPro.<span id="more-485922"></span></p> <p>This news follows the January announcement that GoPro would be <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/01/10/gopro-exits-drone-industry-ceo-open-selling-company/">leaving the drone business</a> as part of its broader financial woes.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/04/12/xiaomi-reportedly-wants-buy-gopro/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/04/12/xiaomi-reportedly-wants-buy-gopro/'>Xiaomi reportedly wants to buy GoPro</a> was written by...

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051: Security patch deception, AR Stickers 1.2, Best Phones | 9to5Google Daily

Today we’ve got some Android OEMs that are reportedly lying about implementing security patches, AR Stickers 1.2 which brings a new live carousel preview, and the best Android phones you can for April. 9to5Google Daily is available on Google Play, iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, or through our dedicated RSS feed for Pocket Casts and other podcast players. https://9to5google.files.wordpress.com/2018/04/9to5google-daily-051.mp3 more…

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Get ready to text from your desktop using Android Messages

The folks over at XDA Developers uncovered screenshots of the process to link your phone to a text on desktop computers through Android Messages. While the feature hasn’t been confirmed by Google, this lets us know that a desktop texting app is imminent. There are plenty of third-party text-on-desktop apps already, but a Google-backed service is a […]

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Can you learn to love the notch?

I’ve committed a smartphone sin! I confess — I bought a phone without a headphone jack and it has a notch! It’s not the iPhone X, but rather the P20 Pro — though you’d be hard-pressed to tell them apart at a glance. It’s a decision I never thought I’d make, especially because I’m not a fan of Apple’s […]

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