TWRP support now available for Essential PH-1, Nokia 8, and HTC U11 EYEs

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/essential-phone-hero.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-514174" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/essential-phone-hero.png" alt="" width="728" height="485" /></a></p> <p>Even stock Android isn't perfect. While the lack of a heavy-handed skin is welcome, many users will find shortcomings (whether personal or widely acknowledged by the user base at large), that they'd like to tweak. Those users will be glad to know that the one and <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/24/essential-reportedly-cancels-second-phone-puts-sale/">likely only</a> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2017/09/11/essential-phone-review-essentially-okay/">Essential PH-1,</a> one of the few stock devices on the market, is now supported by TWRP.<span id="more-514156"></span></p> <p>TWRP is the most popular custom recovery, providing a handy tool for installing custom software on your device, from rooting to replacing the...

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Google app v8.20 beta adds screenshot donation, renames Saved back to Collections, and more [APK Teardown]

<p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/goog.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-514152" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/goog.png" alt="" width="728" height="300" /></a></p> <p>The last couple versions of the Google app have been fairly sparse for significant changes, likely because we're closing in on the next major Google event next month. With the release of version 8.20, there are a few things worth quickly running through, including a new option to donate screen captures, additions to Podcast screens, and Saved pages has been renamed back to Collections (again).</p> <p><span id="more-513979"></span></p> <h2>What's New</h2> <div class="note-wrapper"><div class="note note-note"><div class="note-heading"><i class="icon-note"></i></div> <p>Unofficial Changelog: (the stuff we found)</p> <ul><li>Donate screenshots</li> <li>View RSS feed and View Website in Podcasts</li> <li>Saved renamed back...

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Samsung Is Getting Really Serious About AI

<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.technobuffalo.com/2018/09/10/samsung-artificial-intelligence-development-nyc-office/">Samsung Is Getting Really Serious About AI</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.technobuffalo.com">TechnoBuffalo</a>.</p>

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[Deal Alert] Unlocked US Galaxy S9 and S9+ $100 off pretty much everywhere

<p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/chrome_2018-09-10_17-25-21.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-514130" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/chrome_2018-09-10_17-25-21-728x523.png" alt="" width="668" height="480" /></a></p> <p>Samsung's Note9 may be the new hotness, but the S9 and S9+ are basically smaller versions of the same thing, and they're a lot cheaper than the $1,000 monolith. So if you had your eye on one, waiting for the price to fall in this post-Note9 world, the time is now. Galaxy S9 and S9+ prices were recently slashed by $100 pretty much everywhere. That means you can pick up a new, unlocked, US-warrantied Galaxy S9 for as low as $620. <span id="more-514127"></span></p> <p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/chrome_2018-09-10_17-10-58.png" class=" no-style"><img...

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133: Wear 3100, ‘Pixelbook 2’ analysis & leak, Wellbeing for Home | 9to5Google Daily

Today we’ve got the announcement of Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon Wear 3100 processor, related smartwatches, hands-on with new Wear OS, analysis of ‘Atlas’, a possible ‘Nocturne’ leak, and more. 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.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2018/09/9to5google-daily-133.mp3 Deal: Get Pixelbook at 25% off: […]

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Samsung cribs from Huawei, adds gradient color to Galaxy A9 Star

SamMobile The previously-released Samsung Galaxy A9 Star is getting a new color upgrade. The gradient purple color looks a lot like a Huawei phone design. The Samsung Galaxy A9 Star is a Chinese exclusive, so the purple gradient color isn’t likely to be seen outside of China. You know what they say: “Imitation is the […]

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Google announces automatic data-saving features for Google News

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/download.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-514124" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/download-728x304.png" alt="" width="668" height="279" /></a></p> <p>The recently revamped Google News app displays a lot of rich content including high-resolution images and videos. However, you might not always have enough data for those features to work well. That's why Google is rolling out several new data-saving features to the app. Not only will Google News go easier on your mobile data, but the features also activate automatically when needed.</p> <p><span id="more-514123"></span></p> <p>According to Google, four improvements are coming to the Google News app.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/09/10/google-announces-automatic-data-saving-features-google-news/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/09/10/google-announces-automatic-data-saving-features-google-news/'>Google announces automatic data-saving features for Google News</a> was written...

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Deal: Get LG G6 Plus 128GB for $410 via Amazon ($70 off)

The decision to restrict certain LG G6 features to specific regions was a bitter pill to swallow. After all, it meant getting a version with all the features was a nigh-on impossible endeavor. So the LG G6 Plus was a great (albeit overdue) step in the right direction, delivering wireless charging, quad DAC audio, and […]

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