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The Verge
4 days ago
Digital life

How to make it easier to use your phone one-handed

Both Android and iOS phones have integrated features for one-handed use, such as one-handed mode and optimizing keyboard placement. [ more ]
TechCrunch
6 months ago
Digital life

Google introduces 'Circle to Search, a new way to search from anywhere on Android using gestures | TechCrunch

Google has announced a new way to search on Android phones called 'Circle to Search' that allows users to search from anywhere on their phone using gestures like circling, highlighting, scribbling, or tapping.
The feature is designed to make it more natural to engage with Google Search at any time a question arises, such as when watching a video, viewing a photo, or having a conversation with a friend over messaging. [ more ]
The Verge
4 days ago
Digital life

How to make it easier to use your phone one-handed

Both Android and iOS phones have integrated features for one-handed use, such as one-handed mode and optimizing keyboard placement. [ more ]
TechCrunch
6 months ago
Digital life

Google introduces 'Circle to Search, a new way to search from anywhere on Android using gestures | TechCrunch

Google has announced a new way to search on Android phones called 'Circle to Search' that allows users to search from anywhere on their phone using gestures like circling, highlighting, scribbling, or tapping.
The feature is designed to make it more natural to engage with Google Search at any time a question arises, such as when watching a video, viewing a photo, or having a conversation with a friend over messaging. [ more ]
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WIRED
1 month ago
Wearables

Motorola's Edge 50 Pro Is a Good Midrange Smartphone, but the Competition's Better

The Motorola Edge 50 Pro has a solid front-facing camera but experiences sluggish performance during post-shot processing.
Despite good features, the Motorola Edge 50 Pro faces stiff competition from Google's Pixel series and other Android phones. [ more ]
Engadget
2 months ago
Apple

The Morning After: Unraveling Apple's messy Pencil lineup

There are now four Apple Pencil models available with varying compatibility, creating a complex decision-making process for consumers. [ more ]
Engadget
1 year ago
Gadgets

The best Android phones for 2023 | Engadget

Android phones offer a wide range of options compared to iOS devices, making it challenging to choose the right handset. [ more ]
TechCrunch
3 months ago
Digital life

Your Android phone could have stalkerware - here's how to remove it | TechCrunch

Identify and remove common consumer-grade spyware apps from Android phones to protect privacy and security. [ more ]
The Verge
4 months ago
Digital life

Asus Zenfone 11 Ultra review: just another big phone

The Zenfone 11 Ultra is larger, heavier, and more expensive than its predecessors.
The Zenfone 11 Ultra offers a 6.78-inch OLED display, a 5500mAh battery, and a Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chipset. [ more ]
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Engadget
4 months ago
Gadgets

Samsung's Galaxy S24 phones are up to $150 off at Amazon and Best Buy

Samsung Galaxy S24 lineup on sale at Amazon and Best Buy with up to $150 off.
Galaxy S24 Ultra offers premium features like Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chip and longer battery life, making it a good alternative to Google's Pixel 8. [ more ]
The Verge
5 months ago
Web design

How to use the new Circle to Search tool

Circle to Search is a new feature that allows users to easily look up information on their mobile devices by circling or interacting with images.
The feature is currently available on select Samsung and Google Pixel phones, but may expand to other Android devices in the future. [ more ]
Engadget
4 months ago
Gadgets

Samsung's Galaxy S24 phones are up to $150 off at Amazon and Best Buy

Samsung Galaxy S24 lineup on sale at Amazon and Best Buy with up to $150 off.
Galaxy S24 Ultra offers premium features like Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chip and longer battery life, making it a good alternative to Google's Pixel 8. [ more ]
The Verge
5 months ago
Web design

How to use the new Circle to Search tool

Circle to Search is a new feature that allows users to easily look up information on their mobile devices by circling or interacting with images.
The feature is currently available on select Samsung and Google Pixel phones, but may expand to other Android devices in the future. [ more ]
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The Verge
6 months ago
Web design

Google's Circle to Search is a dead-simple way to find what you're looking for

Google is introducing a new feature called Circle to Search on select Android phones, which allows users to circle something on their screen and quickly find search results about it.
Circle to Search is similar to Google Lens, but can be used anywhere on the device by long-pressing the home button or navigation handle. [ more ]
Shopify
1 month ago
Web design

Circle To Search: How Google's Circle To Search Feature Works (2024) - Shopify

Circle to Search is a feature on select Android phones that allows users to search for information by circling text, images, or objects on the screen. [ more ]
The Verge
6 months ago
Web design

Google's Circle to Search is a dead-simple way to find what you're looking for

Google is introducing a new feature called Circle to Search on select Android phones, which allows users to circle something on their screen and quickly find search results about it.
Circle to Search is similar to Google Lens, but can be used anywhere on the device by long-pressing the home button or navigation handle. [ more ]
Shopify
1 month ago
Web design

Circle To Search: How Google's Circle To Search Feature Works (2024) - Shopify

Circle to Search is a feature on select Android phones that allows users to search for information by circling text, images, or objects on the screen. [ more ]
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Engadget
8 months ago
Gadgets

The Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro are up to $200 off in a Google Black Friday deal

Google's Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro are on sale for the lowest prices recorded.
Both phones offer a vivid OLED display, speedy performance, and superb photo quality.
The Pixel 8 Pro has a better camera system and more advanced controls. [ more ]
ZDNET
5 days ago
Tech industry

One of the best budget Android phones I've tested is not made by Motorola or Samsung

With more than enough horsepower, this $200 Android phone performs like a device twice its price. [ more ]
ZDNET
3 weeks ago
Digital life

What to do if you forget your Android PIN, pattern, or password?

Having a factory reset as a last resort for unlocking Android phones can be necessary in cases of forgotten PINs or failed unlock attempts. [ more ]
GSMArena.com
3 weeks ago
Gadgets

A second HMD device leaks with Lumia-like looks, lower price than the Skyline

HMD is set to launch several new Android phones, including the Lumia-like HMD Skyline with high-end features at a competitive price point. [ more ]
The Verge
4 weeks ago
Wearables

The Moto Tag is an AirTag for Android

Motorola's new Moto Tag is a $29 item tracker designed for Android phones, offering precise location tracking with ultra wideband technology and compatibility with Google's Find My Device network. [ more ]
Know Your Mobile
4 weeks ago
Mobile UX

Blackmagic Camera App Now Available For Android

The Blackmagic Camera app is now available on the Google Play Store for select Android phones. [ more ]
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