The fastest microSD card you can buy for your smartphone or tablet is just $37

<ul class="list-unstyled list-banners"><li> <a class="banner banner-update" title="View the 2018/11/09 11:15am PST Update" href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/11/12/fastest-microsd-card-can-buy-smartphone-tablet-right-now/#1"> <span class="update-header">Update<span class="update_1"> 1</span>: 2018/11/09 11:15am PST</span> <div class="ellipsize"> <span class="update-title">A reader points out that these Amazon cards are actually slightly slower than SanDisk's Extreme Plus version of this card line - the 128GB Extreme Plus card (which has advertised read</span> </div> </a> </li></ul><p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/615hBEggc6L._SL1100_.jpg" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-526743" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/615hBEggc6L._SL1100_-728x416.jpg" alt="" width="668" height="382" /></a></p> <p>With Black Friday looming on the horizon like the dark lord of some retail apocalypse (well, that's how we see it - we have to <em>write</em> about it), you're going to see almost unending deals on...

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Google Contacts v3.2 brings the long-awaited dark mode [APK Download]

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Screen-Shot-2018-11-12-at-10.25.23-PM.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-527291" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Screen-Shot-2018-11-12-at-10.25.23-PM-728x395.png" alt="" width="668" height="362" /></a></p> <p>A ton of Google apps have gotten reskinned with the company's updated Material look, and <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/08/08/google-rolls-contacts-v3-0-new-material-interface-apk-download/">Contacts was among the first</a> to receive the redesign. Given the apps' very generous use of the color white, many have been begging for a dark theme. <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/08/26/new-material-ui-dark-mode-back-latest-android-messages-apk-download/">Android Messages</a> (or, rather, simply 'Messages' now) and <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/10/05/google-news-5-5-brings-dark-theme-entire-app-apk-download/">Google News</a> have already gotten dark modes, and Contacts is the latest Google app to be updated with one.</p> <p><span id="more-527289"></span></p> <p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Screenshot_20181112-221943.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-smallish-size wp-image-527294" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Screenshot_20181112-221943-217x446.png" alt="" width="217" height="446" /></a> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Screenshot_20181112-221952.png" class=" no-style"><img...

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Google announces .dev top-level domain, open registration in February

Today was Day 1 of the 2018 Chrome Dev Summit, and among the other announcements shared, this one seemed to slip under the radar. Squeezed between the announcement of Web.dev, a new developer resource website, and a demonstration of VisBug, a browser-based visual development tool, was a minor note that registration would soon be open for […]

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Is it Already Time to Start Worrying About the iPhone XR?

<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.technobuffalo.com/2018/11/12/is-it-already-time-to-start-worrying-about-the-iphone-xr/">Is it Already Time to Start Worrying About the iPhone XR?</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.technobuffalo.com">TechnoBuffalo</a>.</p>

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Google app v8.49 beta prepares Collection sharing, Lens image search history, and and Workspaces [APK Teardown]

<p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/google.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-527232" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/google.png" alt="" width="728" height="410" /></a></p> <p>Friday evening brought us another update to the Google app. Unlike the previous version, there are a fair number of topics to discuss from a teardown. Google is preparing a screen for viewing your image searches from Lens, Collection sharing, a few changes to the layout of settings, and there are even hints of a mystery feature named Workspaces.</p> <p><span id="more-527199"></span></p> <h2>Teardown</h2> .teardown{color:black;font-family:Consolas,Monaco,'Andale Mono',monospace;white-space:pre;word-spacing:normal;-moz-tab-size:4;-o-tab-size:4;tab-size:4;-webkit-hyphens:none;-moz-hyphens:none;-ms-hyphens:none;hyphens:none;display:block;overflow:scroll;}.token.comment,.token.block-comment,.token.prolog,.token.doctype,.token.cdata{color:#7D8B99;}.token.punctuation{color:#5F6364;}.token.property,.token.tag,.token.boolean,.token.number,.token.function-name{color:#c92c2c;}.token.selector,.token.attr-name,.token.string,.token.function{color:#2f9c0a;}.token.operator,.token.entity,.token.url{color:#a67f59;background:rgba(255,255,255,0.5);}.token.atrule,.token.attr-value,.token.keyword,.token.class-name{color:#1990b8;}.token.regex,.token.important{color:#e90;}.language-css .token.string,.style .token.string{color:#a67f59;background:rgba(255,255,255,0.5);}.token.important{font-weight:normal;}.namespace{opacity:.7;}.token.linebreak{opacity:0;display:block;}<span style="width: 0px;overflow: hidden;line-height: 0" class="mce_SELRES_start"></span><div class="note-wrapper"><div class="note note-warning"><div class="note-heading"><i class="icon-warning"></i></div>Disclaimer: Teardowns are based on evidence found inside of apks (Android's application package) and are...

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178: Air quality data, OnePlus 6T tips, Google Pay now in the UAE | 9to5Google Daily

Today we’ve got Google Weather and Search are no longer showing air quality data on Android or web, OnePlus 6T tips and tricks, and Google Pay is now available in the UAE. 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/4/2018/11/9to5google-daily-178.mp3 Deal: Get […]

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Google Pay international expansion continues in UAE, Germany, Australia, and Taiwan

<p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/register.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-527228" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/register.png" alt="" width="728" height="409" /></a></p> <p>So many times we hear readers complain about <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/11/07/google-pay-brings-support-18-us-banks/">Google's focus being way too US-centered</a>. Sure, the company started here and has a significant user base, but that doesn't make it any less frustrating when new products and services debut, only to be US exclusives. While that favoritism isn't going to vanish any time soon, little by little we see Google expand its offerings in nations abroad, and today we're checking in with the latest developments in the international world of Google Pay.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/11/12/google-pay-international-expansion-continues-uae-germany-australia-taiwan/" class="read-more">Read...

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Get expert training in multiple tech skills for under $20

If you’re not totally happy with your career path then it might be worth trying something new. Tech skills are useful and often lead to well-paid roles, but the risk is that you’ll splash out on a coding course only to realize you’re better suited to data engineering or graphic design. Well, now you don’t […]

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Apple was the top-selling smartphone maker during China’s ‘Singles Day’ shopping holiday

As our friends at 9to5Toys highlighted, yesterday marked Alibaba’s “Singles Day” shopping event. For those unfamiliar, Singles Day is similar to “Black Friday” in the United States, spearheaded by Alibaba’s 11.11 shopping event. Following yesterday’s celebration, Alibaba today has released figures on the popularity of specific brands during its 11.11 shopping event, and Apple comes […]

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Samsung’s foldable smartphone reportedly arriving in March for a price that’ll make your eyes bleed

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/foldable-phone-good-not-compressed-1.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone wp-image-527209 size-large" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/foldable-phone-good-not-compressed-1-668x376.png" width="668" height="376" /></a></p> <p>So far we know only bits and pieces about Samsung's foldable phone. At the tech giant's recent developer conference, it revealed a <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/11/07/samsung-just-announced-foldable-phone-display-technology-coming-next-year/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">first glimpse at the device's two displays</a> — one a 7.4-inch foldable screen, and the other a 4.6-inch display that is active when the handset is folded. During that conference, Samsung Mobile CEO DJ Koh also noted that the smartphone would arrive within the first half of 2019, and that the company planned to ship a million devices within the year.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/11/12/samsung-foldable-smartphone-march-price/" class="read-more">Read...

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