[Deal Alert] Logitech Harmony Ultimate home remote is $99.99 ($50 off) at Best Buy

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Screenshot2-2018-07-28-at-11.27.12-PM.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-505757" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Screenshot2-2018-07-28-at-11.27.12-PM.png" alt="" width="728" height="418" /></a></p> <p>Logitech's last-gen universal smart home remote, the Harmony Ultimate, went on sale for $119.99 earlier this month. If you missed out on that deal, the remote is even cheaper now. It's currently $99.99 from Best Buy and the Best Buy eBay store.<span id="more-505756"></span></p> <p>The Harmony Ultimate functions as both a universal TV remote and a controller for smart home devices. The Harmony hub supports <a href="https://support.myharmony.com/en-us/compatibility">a wide range of smart home devices</a>, and it will soon have <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/03/google-assistant-now-works-5000-devices-direct-harmony-dish-control-coming-security-systems/">direct integration with Google Assistant</a>.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/07/28/deal-alert-logitech-harmony-ultimate-home-remote-99-99-50-off-best-buy/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/07/28/deal-alert-logitech-harmony-ultimate-home-remote-99-99-50-off-best-buy/'>[Deal Alert]...

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Telegram X July update adds locked Secret Chats, new GIF playback, and much more [APK Download]

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/454c935c00af79b8dc7e5.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-505737" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/454c935c00af79b8dc7e5-728x355.png" alt="" width="668" height="326" /></a></p> <p>Telegram X, the sort of beta testing ground for new Telegram features, received its July update, bringing a whole host of new features. Some of these include locked Secret Chats, a whole new GIF playback system, MTProxy support, and playing voice messages through your phone's earpiece.<span id="more-505736"></span></p> <p>If you're on the beta channel, you've probably seen some of these trickle down to you, but those on the stable version get hit with this flood.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/07/28/telegram-x-july-update-adds-locked-secret-chats-new-gif-playback-much-apk-download/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/07/28/telegram-x-july-update-adds-locked-secret-chats-new-gif-playback-much-apk-download/'>Telegram X July update adds locked Secret Chats, new GIF playback,...

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[Deal Alert] Ring Floodlight Cam down to $200 ($50 off), Video Doorbell Pro $200 ($50 off) at Best Buy

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Screen-Shot-2018-07-28-at-8.19.41-PM.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-505730" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Screen-Shot-2018-07-28-at-8.19.41-PM-728x362.png" alt="" width="668" height="332" /></a></p> <p>Ring may have started with just one smart doorbell, but the company now offers three more doorbells, security cameras, and other sensors and detectors to complete the security system portfolio. <a href="http://click.linksynergy.com/fs-bin/click?id=TM20TXf59aU&subid=&offerid=308561.1&type=10&tmpid=13127&RD_PARM1=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.bestbuy.com%2Fsite%2Fpromo%2Fsave-select-ring%3F">Best Buy is currently offering a few of these products at a $50 discount for members</a> - the <a href="http://click.linksynergy.com/fs-bin/click?id=TM20TXf59aU&subid=&offerid=308561.1&type=10&tmpid=13127&RD_PARM1=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.bestbuy.com%2Fsite%2Fring-video-doorbell-pro-satin-nickel%2F5095900.p%3FskuId%3D5095900">Video Doorbell Pro</a> and <a href="http://click.linksynergy.com/fs-bin/click?id=TM20TXf59aU&subid=&offerid=308561.1&type=10&tmpid=13127&RD_PARM1=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.bestbuy.com%2Fsite%2Fring-floodlight-cam-white%2F5839407.p%3FskuId%3D5839407">Floodlight Cam are $199.99 each</a>, and the <a href="http://click.linksynergy.com/fs-bin/click?id=TM20TXf59aU&subid=&offerid=308561.1&type=10&tmpid=13127&RD_PARM1=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.bestbuy.com%2Fsite%2Fring-spotlight-cam-wire-free-2-pack-white%2F5973305.p%3FskuId%3D5973305">Spotlight Cam wire-free 2-pack is $299.99</a>.</p> <p><span id="more-505729"></span></p> <p>Most of you are familiar with the <a href="http://click.linksynergy.com/fs-bin/click?id=TM20TXf59aU&subid=&offerid=308561.1&type=10&tmpid=13127&RD_PARM1=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.bestbuy.com%2Fsite%2Fring-video-doorbell-pro-satin-nickel%2F5095900.p%3FskuId%3D5095900">Video Doorbell Pro</a> by this point - it comes with 1080p recording,...

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Skip the complex editors and make professional videos in minutes

Today’s deal is perfect for an amateur editor or social media fanatic. If you want to produce professional videos, wow your social followers, or get the your YouTube likes soaring, Wave.Video is a user-friendly solution. We’ve all got a great camera close at hand these days. You can document your life moments in an instant. Now you […]

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Some OnePlus 6 displays flicker in bright light with adaptive brightness enabled

<p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/OnePlus-6-red-front-screen-on.jpg" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-502286" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/OnePlus-6-red-front-screen-on-728x485.jpg" alt="" width="668" height="445" /></a></p> <p>In the last couple of weeks, I noticed my own OnePlus 6 was having a bit of trouble when I was outdoors. If I went to check missed messages or train schedules on a sunny day, I'd notice the display seemed to flicker spastically between two different brightness levels. I pushed it out of my mind, assuming I imagined it, but according to reports compiled together by the folks at <a href="http://piunikaweb.com/2018/07/28/oneplus6-adaptive-brightness-feature-causes-screen-flickering-some-users-say/">PiunikaWeb</a>, I'm not alone.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/07/28/oneplus-6-displays-flicker-bright-light-adaptive-brightness-enabled/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/07/28/oneplus-6-displays-flicker-bright-light-adaptive-brightness-enabled/'>Some OnePlus 6 displays flicker in bright...

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Google promises to stop suggesting ‘my face’ when you type ‘sit on’ in Gboard

<p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/gboard-sit-on-hero.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-505693" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/gboard-sit-on-hero-728x410.png" alt="" width="668" height="376" /></a></p> <p>Applying machine learning to everything under the sun can be tricky. Case in point: Gboard's text prediction has been suggesting people type "my face and" after the words "sit on," resulting in a reference to a sexual act. Google says it's an accident, though, and it's working on a fix for the errant suggestion.</p> <p><span id="more-505690"></span></p> <p>The keyboard makes predictions based on both individual users' typing habits and more general language training. By default, it doesn't suggest words or phrases that could be construed as offensive (the option exists, but...

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YouTube dark theme now available for some on Android

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/youtube-dark-mode.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone wp-image-505702 size-hero-size" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/youtube-dark-mode-e1532810252870-728x346.png" width="668" height="317" /></a></p> <p>These days, an often-seen feature request for apps (and Android in general) is <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/01/12/youtube-v13-01-continues-development-dark-mode-may-enable-swipe-skip-ads-relocates-autoplay-setting-apk-teardown/#Dark_Mode_is_getting_closer">dark mode</a>. <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2017/11/17/youtube-v12-45-reveals-dark-mode-works-apk-teardown/">We first noticed that YouTube was preparing to bring one to its Android app</a> in November of last year, but <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/03/13/youtube-dark-mode-starts-hitting-mobile-android-expected-soon/">while the web and iOS versions have had it for months</a>, there's only been radio silence on the Android side. However, we're now seeing several reports of dark mode being automatically activated on the YouTube Android app.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/07/28/youtube-dark-theme-now-available-android/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/07/28/youtube-dark-theme-now-available-android/'>YouTube dark theme now available for some on Android</a> was...

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OxygenOS v5.1.4 for the OnePlus 5 and 5T delivers improved camera performance, new sleep standby optimization, and more.

<p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/nexus2cee_Dual-Camera-OnePlus-5T-hero.jpg" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-478102" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/nexus2cee_Dual-Camera-OnePlus-5T-hero-728x485.jpg" alt="" width="668" height="445" /></a></p> <p>Plenty of OEMs are happy to let older hardware languish when it comes to updates, but OnePlus has become one of the more prolific manufacturers with keeping its older handsets up to date—barring a few <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2017/04/07/oneplus-silent-nougat-oneplus-2-oneplus-x-owners-pissed/">specific</a> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2017/06/10/oneplus-confirms-wont-update-op2-android-7-0-nougat/">missteps</a>. On that note, an OTA for the OnePlus 5 and 5T is currently in an incremental rollout. Oxygen OS v5.1.4 delivers improved photo clarity, a new sleep standby optimization setting, and group messaging in the stock messaging app.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/07/28/oxygenos-v5-1-4-oneplus-5-5t-delivers-improved-camera-performance-new-sleep-standby-optimization/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/07/28/oxygenos-v5-1-4-oneplus-5-5t-delivers-improved-camera-performance-new-sleep-standby-optimization/'>OxygenOS v5.1.4 for the OnePlus...

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Oppo Find X fails bend test, but at least the camera still works

JerryRigEverything The Oppo Find X has a retractable camera module that houses the front-facing and rear cameras. JerryRigEverything ran his usual stress tests on the handset and found it easy to bend in half. Surprisingly, despite the destruction, the mechanical camera module still worked. Following his recent adventure of adding a see-through glass back to […]

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[Update: Official] Moto E5 Play and E5 Plus coming to T-Mobile on July 27

<ul class="list-unstyled list-banners"><li> <a class="banner banner-update" title="View the 2018/07/28 12:58pm PDT Update" href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/07/28/moto-e5-play-e5-plus-coming-t-mobile-july-27/#1"> <span class="update-header">Update<span class="update_1"> 1</span>: 2018/07/28 12:58pm PDT</span> <div class="ellipsize"> <span class="update-title">As expected, T-Mobile now sells the Moto E5 Play and E5 Plus. The E5 Play retails for $150, or $6/month for 24 months with $6 down, and the</span> </div> </a> </li></ul><p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/nexus2cee_moto-e5-plus-leak.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-476279" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/nexus2cee_moto-e5-plus-leak-728x400.png" alt="" width="668" height="367" /></a></p> <p>It's pretty rare for a company to accidentally leak information about its own products, but it does happen. <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/02/24/oops-samsung-uploads-galaxy-s9-launch-video-ahead-official-announcement/">Samsung's done it before</a>; in fact, <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/07/23/samsung-accidentally-outs-unannounced-galaxy-watch-website/">it did so earlier today</a>. T-Mobile also has a reputation of spilling...

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[Deal Alert] Get a Ring Video Doorbell and an Echo Spot for just $230 at Best Buy ($150 off MSRP)

<p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/best-buy-spot-30.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-505662" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/best-buy-spot-30-728x330.png" alt="" width="668" height="303" /></a></p> <p>Smart home devices tend to get more functional the more you have around. Take, for example, the Ring Video Doorbell Pro. When paired with an Echo Spot, the latter can show you who's at the door with a voice command — and Best Buy has a way to ease the financial burden of realizing that futuristic dream. My Best Buy rewards members can save $150 with purchase of both the Doorbell and the Spot.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/07/28/deal-alert-get-ring-video-doorbell-echo-spot-just-230-best-buy-150-off-msrp/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/07/28/deal-alert-get-ring-video-doorbell-echo-spot-just-230-best-buy-150-off-msrp/'>[Deal Alert] Get a Ring Video Doorbell and an...

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Chase Pay links up with Samsung Pay to leverage its Magnetic Secure Transmission tech

<p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/nexus2cee_samsung-pay.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-471647" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/nexus2cee_samsung-pay-728x384.png" alt="" width="668" height="352" /></a></p> <p>One of the best low-key benefits of Samsung's Galaxy flagships is Magnetic Secure Transmission (MST) payments, which allow you to use your phone for contactless payments at most credit card readers, as opposed to the NFC-based payments used by other digital wallets that require an explicitly compatible terminal. Samsung and Chase are now <a href="https://news.samsung.com/us/chase-pay-samsung-pay-join-forces/">teaming up</a> to bring that MST convenience to the <a href="https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.chasepay.sig.android&hl=en_US">Chase Pay app</a>. Of course, a Chase card could be used for MST Payments via Samsung Pay before, but now the Chase Pay...

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9 of our favorite tech deals this week: Chromebooks, UE BLAST, and more

<p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/HP-Chrombook-x2_TopDown_Detached.jpg" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-485460" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/HP-Chrombook-x2_TopDown_Detached-728x410.jpg" alt="" width="668" height="376" /></a></p> <p>So far, July's been a whirlwind of deals for the budget-minded tech shopper. Amazon's latest Prime Day may be firmly in our rear window, but the offers have very much not let up, and the past week has been chock full of additional opportunities to save some cash on your favorite gear. Let's take a look at some of the better offers to surface over the last few days:<span id="more-505650"></span></p> <h1>Chromebook deals: $60 to $290 off</h1> <p>We may have "Android" in our name, but dang it if we aren't...

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The Apple Watch is Still the Most Popular Smartwatch

<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.technobuffalo.com/2018/07/28/the-apple-watch-is-still-the-most-popular-smartwatch/">The Apple Watch is Still the Most Popular Smartwatch</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.technobuffalo.com">TechnoBuffalo</a>.</p>

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