• Google Pixel users can't use the phone's camera after receiving an error message

    21 days ago - By Phone Arena

    One of the main reasons to choose a Pixel smartphone is because of its camera, superior to almost all smartphones today. Turns out, some users are unable to fully enjoy their new device after receiving an error message when opening the camera app. The issue was made light of by 9to5Google, after noticing several threads on Reddit and Google's own forums about it.
    There are some variations between what users are experiencing, but the problem seems to be a common one and reports are coming from both Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL owners. The trigger for this bug is a third-party app trying to use ...
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  • Why an American called John Lewis gets lots of Twitter hassle from Brits

    Why an American called John Lewis gets lots of Twitter hassle from Brits

    21 days ago - By Digital Trends

    Spare a thought for Twitter user John Lewis. When he signed up as johnlewis soon after the app launched in 2006, little did he know what he was letting himself in for. Clue: There's a U.K. department store called John Lewis.
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  • LG XBOOM WK9 AI ThinQ Smart Display announced with 8-inch screen, dual 20W speakers

    LG XBOOM WK9 AI ThinQ Smart Display announced with 8-inch screen, dual 20W speakers

    21 days ago - By The Mobile Indian

    Measuring in at 370 x 244 x 145mm, the WK9 features an 8-inch touchscreen LCD display with a resolution of 1200 x 800 pixels that are titled to make the screen easier to look and interact with when using on top a table. There's a 5MP front facing camera which allows users to utilise Google Duo for video calls.
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  • Some Google Pixel 3 owners can't use the camera due to a critical bug

    Some Google Pixel 3 owners can't use the camera due to a critical bug

    21 days ago - By The Next Web

    Issues with the Google Pixel 3 are piling up after customers got hands on it nearly a month ago. Now, some device owners find they can't use the camera due to a disastrous bug. Many users have reported this bug on Reddit and Google product forums. Some folks see a blank viewfinder when opening the camera app, while others encounter an error message concerning the camera driver. This flaw also makes the camera unusable in third-party apps like Instagram, Facebook Messenger, and Snapchat. Charged's Owen Williams says that third-party apps are not being able to use the camera because the...
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  • Google Pixel users will get Call Screen transcript saving feature later this year

    Google Pixel users will get Call Screen transcript saving feature later this year

    21 days ago - By PhoneDog

    Last week we learned that Google had begun pushing its new Call Screen feature to Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL users. Now some more exciting news regarding Call Screen has come out.
    Google has confirmed that it plans to launch support for saving Call Screen transcripts. The feature will begin rolling out later this year, with public beta testers of Google's Phone app getting access first and then all Pixel 3 owners receiving it later in the year.
    With this feature, the transcript for the screen portion of a call will be automatically saved in your Call Log once the call is over. You can then...
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