• LineageOS 15.1 released for OnePlusOne, Samsung Galaxy S5 Plus/LTE-A and more By Phone Arena   -   Jun 22, 2018

    LINEAGEOS 15.1 RELEASED FOR ONEPLUSONE, SAMSUNG GALAXY S5 PLUS/LTE-A AND MORE

    It was back toward the end of 2016 when LineageOS started to rise from the ashes of CyanogenMod. Now, the latest version of the open...

    Samsung, Phone, Android, News
  • TSMC very close to start producing Qualcomm Snapdragon 7nm chipsets By Phone Arena   -   Jun 22, 2018

    TSMC VERY CLOSE TO START PRODUCING QUALCOMM SNAPDRAGON 7NM CHIPSETS

    Rumors are running around regarding the possible collaboration between TSMC and Qualcomm for the production of 7nm chipsets. Apparently,...

    Samsung, News
  • Google Assistant update makes conversations more natural By Phone Arena   -   Jun 22, 2018

    GOOGLE ASSISTANT UPDATE MAKES CONVERSATIONS MORE NATURAL

    In its attempt to streamline the way people interact with its Assistant, Google announced it has released a new update that makes chatting...

    Google, News
  • Seven Fossil smartwatches powered by Wear OS spotted ahead of launch By Phone Arena   -   Jun 22, 2018

    SEVEN FOSSIL SMARTWATCHES POWERED BY WEAR OS SPOTTED AHEAD OF LAUNCH

    By now it's clear that Fossil is all in when it comes to smartwatch market share. Recognized as one of the biggest watchmakers, the...

    News
  • Microsoft's Bing now allows users to search with their phone camera By Phone Arena   -   Jun 22, 2018

    MICROSOFT'S BING NOW ALLOWS USERS TO SEARCH WITH THEIR PHONE CAMERA

    Last month Microsoft confirmed that its Android launcher will get a new Visual Search feature and Rewards support but did not say when...

    Phone, iOS, Android, News
  • BlackBerry freshens up its DTEK app by revising the UI and adding new features By Phone Arena   -   Jun 22, 2018

    BLACKBERRY FRESHENS UP ITS DTEK APP BY REVISING THE UI AND ADDING NEW FEATURES

    BlackBerry introduced its DTEK security app at the same time it unveiled its first Android powered phone, the BlackBerry Priv. The...

    Phone, BlackBerry, Android, News
  • Google One customers start receiving $5 credit on Play Store By Phone Arena   -   Jun 21, 2018

    GOOGLE ONE CUSTOMERS START RECEIVING $5 CREDIT ON PLAY STORE

    Unveiled last month, Google One is reportedly rolling out to Google Drive subscribers starting this week, and some customers found...

    Google, News
  • Bloomberg: Apple originally gave thought to designing a portless iPhone X By Phone Arena   -   Jun 21, 2018

    BLOOMBERG: APPLE ORIGINALLY GAVE THOUGHT TO DESIGNING A PORTLESS IPHONE X

    If you own the Apple iPhone X, imagine the device without the Lightning port. In fact, imagine the tenth anniversary model being 100%...

    iPhone, Phone, Apple, News
  • Asus ROG Phone will be released in the US, price remains a mystery By Phone Arena   -   Jun 21, 2018

    ASUS ROG PHONE WILL BE RELEASED IN THE US, PRICE REMAINS A MYSTERY

    In early June, when Asus unveiled its gaming-oriented ROG Phone, it didn't provide too many details about its launch. The company only...

    Phone, News
  • Motorola, Best Buy, B&H and Amazon start accepting pre-orders for the Moto Z3 Play By Phone Arena   -   Jun 21, 2018

    MOTOROLA, BEST BUY, B&H AND AMAZON START ACCEPTING PRE-ORDERS FOR THE MOTO Z3 PLAY

    Motorola has started taking pre-orders for the third-generation Moto Z3 Play. Those pre-ordering or purchasing the phone from Motorola...

    Phone, News
  • Xperia XZ3 Premium with 18:9 display and Android P could be in development By Phone Arena   -   Jun 21, 2018

    XPERIA XZ3 PREMIUM WITH 18:9 DISPLAY AND ANDROID P COULD BE IN DEVELOPMENT

    Continuing Sony's usual launch schedule, numerous leaks already point towards the launch of the Xperia XZ3 later on this summer at...

    Android, News
  • Google Photos may soon allow users to adjust bokeh effect, lower photo quality to save storage By Phone Arena   -   Jun 21, 2018

    GOOGLE PHOTOS MAY SOON ALLOW USERS TO ADJUST BOKEH EFFECT, LOWER PHOTO QUALITY TO SAVE STORAGE

    Google is about to enable a couple of new feature for Photos users on Android devices. Although a new version of Google Photo is now...

    Google, Android, News
  • Sticker reactions are coming to WhatsApp for Android soon By Phone Arena   -   Jun 21, 2018

    STICKER REACTIONS ARE COMING TO WHATSAPP FOR ANDROID SOON

    WhatsApp is working to bring new features to its Android app, but before they are released in the Google Play Store, some users can...

    Google, Android, News
  • Google Assistant's personal overview page appears for some users By Phone Arena   -   Jun 21, 2018

    GOOGLE ASSISTANT'S PERSONAL OVERVIEW PAGE APPEARS FOR SOME USERS

    Several apps have changed their UI or have tweaked their algorithms in order to present to you the information, messages, or news that...

    Google, News
  • Twitter acquires tech firm Smyte to help it smite bullies, spammers and abusers By Phone Arena   -   Jun 21, 2018

    TWITTER ACQUIRES TECH FIRM SMYTE TO HELP IT SMITE BULLIES, SPAMMERS AND ABUSERS

    As Twitter subscribers know, navigating the app lately is like walking through a minefield-blindfolded. It also is full of mud-slinging...

    Twitter, Tech, News
  • Google Account dashboard is being revamped to make managing privacy settings easier By Phone Arena   -   Jun 21, 2018

    GOOGLE ACCOUNT DASHBOARD IS BEING REVAMPED TO MAKE MANAGING PRIVACY SETTINGS EASIER

    Google is redesigning the Google Accounts dashboard on Android, to allow users to more easily navigate the different security and privacy...

    iOS, Google, Android, News
  • The best dual SIM phones By Phone Arena   -   Jun 21, 2018

    THE BEST DUAL SIM PHONES

    Phones that can maintain two carrier network connections at once have been around for a while, lurking in the shadows of mass adoption...

    Phone, News
  • AT&T's new streaming service "WatchTV" will be free to subscribers of two new unlimited plans By Phone Arena   -   Jun 21, 2018

    AT&T'S NEW STREAMING SERVICE "WATCHTV" WILL BE FREE TO SUBSCRIBERS OF TWO NEW UNLIMITED PLANS

    Last weekend, in the aftermath of AT&T's purchase of Time Warner, the nation's second largest carrier announced that it will launch...

    News
  • Instagram's IGTV app goes live on Android and iOS By Phone Arena   -   Jun 21, 2018

    INSTAGRAM'S IGTV APP GOES LIVE ON ANDROID AND IOS

    Instagram has just launched IGTV - the company's attempt at creating a YouTube-like, video-centric platform. Up until now, video uploads...

    iOS, Instagram, Android, News
  • BlackBerry KEY2 gets US release date, pre-orders start next week By Phone Arena   -   Jun 21, 2018

    BLACKBERRY KEY2 GETS US RELEASE DATE, PRE-ORDERS START NEXT WEEK

    The BlackBerry KEY2 was announced exactly two weeks ago today and following the confirmation of its release date in Canada, TCL has...

    Smartphone, BlackBerry, News