Android P will ship with an all-new Sound Amplifier feature

The Google I/O keynote may already seem like a distant memory, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t little jewels to be dug up. At quite literally the last session of the day, Google unveiled details about Sound Amplifier and its new Dynamic Processing Effect that are heading our way with Android P. The new features […]

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BlackBerry KEY2: All the rumors in one place

This post will be updated regularly as we take a closer look at the latest rumors surrounding the upcoming BlackBerry KEY2. TCL Communication is gearing up to announce the successor to last year’s BlackBerry KEYone. Codenamed Athena, it’s rumored to be called BlackBerry KEY2. The company hasn’t shared anything about the KEY2 so far, but […]

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Assistant support coming to Xiaomi’s smart home products, U.S. launch soon

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Dc3tPqgVQAAlAGD.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-491802" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Dc3tPqgVQAAlAGD-728x520.png" alt="" width="668" height="477" /></a></p> <p>Xiaomi has been working on smart home products for some time now, but the company announced that it will be adding Assistant support soon. But, in equally interesting news, it also said it will be launching some of those here in the U.S. in the near future.<span id="more-491800"></span></p> <p>The first items up for support will be the Mi Bedside Lamp, Mi LED Smart Bulb, and Mi Smart Plug. Though "soon<sup>TM</sup>" is vague and non-specific, at least those of you who use Xiaomi's smart home products can rest easy that you'll...

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9to5Mac Daily 071: May 10, 2018

Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from 9to5Mac. 9to5Mac Daily is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, TuneIn, Google Play, or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. https://9to5mac.files.wordpress.com/2018/05/9to5mac-daily-may-10-2018.mp3 more…

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A Xvida magnetic wireless charger? Yes please!

Wireless chargers are taking off in a big way, and it’s not surprising. They’re a statement. Who has time to mess about with wires in today’s fast-paced world? If you’re currently rocking a Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+, today’s deal takes power accessories to to the next level. This charger isn’t just wireless, it’s magnetic. Check […]

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Study: Smartphones distract parents from connecting with their children

A new study published in The Journal of Social and Personal Relationships concludes that smartphones distract parents. This distraction can result in a loss of connection between parent and child. The study doesn’t conclude that smartphones are bad for parents to use, just that excessive use could cause issues. While there are many scientific revelations that have […]

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Dungeon Hunter Champions review: The endless grind begins

Dungeon Hunter, one of the most popular mobile hack-and-slack action RPG franchises, is back and bigger than ever in Gameloft’s most ambitious title to date. Dungeon Hunter Champions raises the stakes by adding both PvE and online PvP modes, including an all new MOBA-like 5v5 mode. The game has a ton of content, but just […]

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