[Deal Alert] Verizon Wear24 smartwatch is just $49.99 again on eBay

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Screen-Shot-2018-05-26-at-10.57.58-PM.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-494604" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Screen-Shot-2018-05-26-at-10.57.58-PM-728x393.png" alt="" width="668" height="361" /></a></p> <p>The Verizon Wear24 is definitely one of the more interesting Wear smartwatches out there. <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2017/02/08/verizon-announces-exclusive-wear24-android-wear-watch-299-new-two-year-activation/">Announced on the same day</a> as the LG Watch Style and Watch Sport, it took <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2017/05/11/verizons-wear24-smartwatch-now-sale-300-contract-350-full-price/">three months to go on sale</a>, four months after which it was <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2017/09/25/verizon-discontinues-wear24-smartwatch-just-4-months/">permanently discontinued</a>. Since then, we've seen it steadily dropping to insanely low prices, though the <a href="http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=4&pub=5574915657&toolid=10001&campid=5336677250&customid=&mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fitm%2FWear24-Quanta-Smartwatch-by-Verizon-42mm-WiFi-Bluetooth-Android-Wear-2-0%2F132436033514">current figure of $49.99</a> does seem to be the bottom line. Nonetheless, it still represents the greatest value for money of any Android Wear/Wear OS watch.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/26/deal-alert-verizon-wear24-smartwatch-just-49-99-ebay/"...

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Essential Phone’s Android P Developer Preview updated with several fixes

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/nexus2cee_essential-phone-gray-hero.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-474508" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/nexus2cee_essential-phone-gray-hero-728x400.png" alt="" width="668" height="367" /></a></p> <p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/24/essential-reportedly-cancels-second-phone-puts-sale/">Essential is in trouble</a>. The PH-1 didn't do too well for a number of reasons, though it was significantly improved upon with consistent and quick updates. Even in its current situation, the company is continuing to provide excellent update support, having just pushed several fixes for its Android P Developer Preview.</p> <p><span id="more-494598"></span></p> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet"> <p lang="en" dir="ltr">Today we're excited to roll out a new Android P Developer Preview via OTA. The new preview includes cellular connectivity improvements and fixes for Bluetooth and Dark Mode.</p></blockquote><div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/26/essential-phones-android-p-developer-preview-updated-several-fixes/" class="read-more">Read More</a><p><a href='https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/26/essential-phones-android-p-developer-preview-updated-several-fixes/'>Essential...

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[Deal Alert] Samsung’s new DeX Pad is down to $80 ($20 off) on Amazon

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Screen-Shot-2018-05-26-at-9.50.09-PM.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone wp-image-494596 size-hero-size" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Screen-Shot-2018-05-26-at-9.50.09-PM-e1527385849640-728x298.png" width="668" height="273" /></a></p> <p>The Galaxy S9 and S9+ <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/02/25/samsungs-new-dex-pad-official-lets-use-galaxy-s9-s9-keyboard-trackpad/">debuted with the DeX Pad</a>, a revised version of last year's DeX Station that with a different form factor. If its $99.99 MSRP was a little too dear for you, perhaps the <a href="https://www.amazon.com/Samsung-Desktop-Experience-Charger-Warranty/dp/B079TL2TGY?tag=androidpolice-20">$20 discount that Amazon is currently offering</a> will help change your mind.</p> <p><span id="more-494595"></span></p> <p>The DeX Pad's different design allows your phone to be used as a keyboard or a trackpad. A fan underneath keeps things cool, and there are two USB ports, a USB Type-C port for power, and an HDMI output.<div...

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Deal of the day: 45% Off Fader Stealth self-flying drone

To celebrate the holiday weekend, we thought we’d ease up on the deals you need, and bring you something you might want. Today we’re spotlighting a double price drop on the Fader Stealth Drone. This alluring little quadcopter flies straight out of the box, and comes with a gaming controller to which you can attach […]

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Oxygen OS 5.0.3 for OnePlus 3/3T brings Face Unlock, several launcher changes, and more

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/nexus2cee_2016-07-25-11_16_36-OnePlus-3-Soft-Gold-YouTube.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-379079" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/nexus2cee_2016-07-25-11_16_36-OnePlus-3-Soft-Gold-YouTube-728x402.png" alt="" width="668" height="369" /></a></p> <p>With the 5T, OnePlus introduced its own version of face unlock, aptly named 'Face Unlock." Thanks to its sheer speed, it quickly became a hit. <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2017/12/24/face-unlock-coming-oneplus-5/">Owners of older OnePlus devices begged for it to be added to their phones</a>, and days later, it showed up on the <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2017/12/31/oxygenos-open-beta-3-brings-face-unlock-oneplus-5/">OnePlus 5 with the latest Oxygen OS beta</a>. The feature then made its way to the <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/01/16/oneplus-3-3t-open-beta-adds-face-unlock-switch-app/">OnePlus 3 and 3T via the beta track</a>, and then to the <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/02/03/oxygenos-5-0-2-oneplus-5-brings-face-unlock-better-eis-video-cpu-security-patch/">OnePlus 5's stable track</a>.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/26/oxygen-os-5-0-3-oneplus-3-3t-brings-face-unlock-several-launcher-changes/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/26/oxygen-os-5-0-3-oneplus-3-3t-brings-face-unlock-several-launcher-changes/'>Oxygen...

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Let’s take a look at the new YouTube Music (hands-on)

The new YouTube Music is out. We’ve heard about this a ton over the last year. It’s going to eventually replace Google Play Music in Google’s lineup and, unlike its predecessor, it links directly to YouTube in a ton of ways. It’s one of Google’s more ambitious releases over the last year or so as […]

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The Wolf Among Us 2 delayed to 2019

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/wolf-among-us.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-494572" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/wolf-among-us-728x410.png" alt="" width="668" height="376" /></a></p> <p>Telltale Games released The Wolf Among Us in 2013, with a handful of ports (including an Android version) arriving the following year. It received positive reviews from critics, and remains one of the company's most beloved titles. Telltale <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H1UnOysihiI">announced a sequel in July of 2017</a>, initially aiming for a late 2018 release date.<span id="more-494571"></span></p> <p>Yesterday, the company announced that The Wolf Among Us 2 has been delayed to sometime in 2019.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/26/wolf-among-us-2-delayed-2019/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/26/wolf-among-us-2-delayed-2019/'>The Wolf Among Us 2 delayed to 2019</a> was written by the awesome...

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Twitter introduces profile labels for US midterm general election candidates, political campaigning policy

<p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/twitter-election-labels.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-494535" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/twitter-election-labels-728x409.png" alt="" width="668" height="375" /></a></p> <p>After the 2016 US election, social media services have felt increasing pressure to improve the integrity and quality of information its users discover in their ecosystems. This week, Twitter announced US election labels, which essentially act as enhanced verified badges specially made for candidates running in this year's US midterm general election. The company also announced its "Political Campaigning Policy" to make it easier for users to understand exactly who is backing political ads.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/26/twitter-introduces-profile-labels-us-midterm-general-election-candidates-political-campaigning-policy/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/26/twitter-introduces-profile-labels-us-midterm-general-election-candidates-political-campaigning-policy/'>Twitter introduces profile labels for US midterm general election...

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Best phone for power users: Note 8 vs LG V30 vs P20 Pro

Finding a phone with a physical keyboard might be tough these days, but a major segment of the smartphone market is still dedicated to those who like to get things done. In fact, many of the biggest brands debut their cutting-edge technology in their dedicated power user brands, which includes series like the Galaxy Note […]

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Android tablets coming to taxis in New York City

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/taxi-tablet-hero.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-494545" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/taxi-tablet-hero.png" alt="" width="728" height="400" /></a></p> <p>Android tablets may be <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/06/brief-history-android-tablets-galaxies-gravestones/">dying out in the consumer market</a>, but you might be seeing more of them if you live in New York. Curb Mobility announced on Thursday that its fleet of NYC taxis will soon be updated to include not one, but two Android tablets. 'Dash' will replace the legacy digital meters currently in use by drivers, and 'Ryde' will display media content for passengers.<span id="more-494543"></span></p> <p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/taxi-meter-tablet-hero.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-494551" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/taxi-meter-tablet-hero.png" alt="" width="728" height="400" /></a></p> <p style="text-align: center"><em>The 'Dash' tablet</em></p> <p>Curb says the 'Dash'...

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Google Lens is rolling out in French, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/google-lens-5-languages-1.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-494528" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/google-lens-5-languages-1-728x517.png" alt="" width="668" height="474" /></a></p> <p>Google Lens' availability has been expanding ever since its first announcement. Although it started as an <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2017/10/23/google-lens-rolling-first-gen-pixel-pixel-xls/">exclusive for Pixel owners in Google Photos</a>, it quickly <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2017/11/28/lens-google-assistant-rolling-widely-pixel-phones-today/">showed up in Assistant too</a>, then <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/03/06/google-lens-now-rolling-devices/">rolled to non-Pixel devices in Photos</a>, and eventually made it to <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/09/lens-now-rolling-google-assistant/">those devices in Assistant too</a>. However, through it all, Lens in Assistant and Photos has been limited to one language: English. <em>Até que enfim</em> it's now showing up for users in five other languages: French, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/26/google-lens-rolling-french-german-italian-portuguese-spanish/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a...

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