• Google ‘working on a fix' for fatal camera error affecting Pixel 2 phones

    4 monthes ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    Ever since Google's Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones arrived last fall, they have been affected by a fatal error that causes the camera app to crash when opening it up or trying to snap photos. Not everyone has been affected by this issue, but Google hasn't even really addressed it until an official Google Twitter account responded to one frustrated consumer earlier this week. The team is apparently "working on a fix" for the error now.
    On Sunday, a Pixel 2 XL user expressed her frustration with the fatal camera error on Twitter, to which Google swiftly responded. The Made by Google...
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  • 5TIP: 5 odd things your phone can do on Friday the 13th!

    5TIP: 5 odd things your phone can do on Friday the 13th!

    4 monthes ago - By SlashGear

    Welcome back to the 5TIP series on SlashGear, a set of features and/or activities and/or apps to try on any given day of the week. Today's edition has to do with Friday the 13th Specifically - since that's what day it is when this article is set to be published - but everything we're doing here can be done whenever...
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  • Google's Phone app can now prevent some spam calls from interrupting you

    Google's Phone app can now prevent some spam calls from interrupting you

    4 monthes ago - By The Verge

    Google's Phone app can now automatically filter out calls that it detects to be spam, sending them directly to voicemail. Your phone won't ring, and you won't even get a missed call notification for any calls that Google weeds out.
    If the spam callers leave a voicemail - you know, like the usual spiel about charges being filed against you over back-owed taxes - that will still find its way to your voicemail inbox. But again, there won't be a notification about it. “You'll still see filtered calls in your call history and be able to check any voicemail you receive,” Google says on its help...
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