• Asus' ROG Phone Now Available for Preorder By Phone Scoop   -   Oct 19, 2018

    ASUS' ROG PHONE NOW AVAILABLE FOR PREORDER

    Asus has made its ROG gaming phone available to U.S. consumers. The device is available online from Asus, Amazon, and Microsoft. The...

    Phone
  • Google Tweaks Dev Tools for Smaller App Downloads, Longer Trials By Phone Scoop   -   Oct 18, 2018

    GOOGLE TWEAKS DEV TOOLS FOR SMALLER APP DOWNLOADS, LONGER TRIALS

    Google today updated its Play Store developer tools, giving app writers more latitude to build and test their apps. To start, the Android...

    Google, Android
  • Sony Lays Out Schedule for Android 9 Pie Updates By Phone Scoop   -   Oct 18, 2018

    SONY LAYS OUT SCHEDULE FOR ANDROID 9 PIE UPDATES

    Sony today made it clear which phones will receive Android 9 Pie and when they'll receive it. The update has already reached the Xperia...

    Phone, Android
  • Google Maps Weaves In Better ETA Sharing By Phone Scoop   -   Oct 18, 2018

    GOOGLE MAPS WEAVES IN BETTER ETA SHARING

    Google has made it easier for people to share their estimated time of arrival with others. Moving forward, people can tap the ^ button...

    iOS, Google, Facebook, Android
  • YouTube Connects the Dots Between Artists and Fans with Eventbrite Integration By Phone Scoop   -   Oct 18, 2018

    YOUTUBE CONNECTS THE DOTS BETWEEN ARTISTS AND FANS WITH EVENTBRITE INTEGRATION

    Google's YouTube today announced a new partnership with Eventbrite that's meant to help people find concert tickets. As people watch...

    Google
  • Spotify Premium Gains A More Personal Touch By Phone Scoop   -   Oct 18, 2018

    SPOTIFY PREMIUM GAINS A MORE PERSONAL TOUCH

    Spotify is giving its paying subscribers a better app. The company has released an updated version of its mobile application for Android...

    iOS, Mobile, Android
  • By Phone Scoop   -   Oct 18, 2018

    CHROME 70 ADOPTS NEW DESIGN AND ADDS FRESH FEATURES

    Google is distributing Chrome 70 to Android devices via the Google Play Store. This new build of Google's browser introduces a number...

    Phone, Google, Android
  • By Phone Scoop   -   Oct 17, 2018

    ESSENTIAL LOPS OFF 30% OF EMPLOYEES IN ANOTHER REGROUPING

    Essential Products has laid off 30% of its staff, reports Bloomberg, amidst a reorganizing effort that promises to deliver a "game...

    Phone, Mobile
  • By Phone Scoop   -   Oct 17, 2018

    T-MOBILE DEBUTS 3-YEAR DEVICE PAYMENT PLAN

    T-Mobile today announced new handset and service promotions that offer new phones for low monthly payments with one big catch: the...

    Samsung, Phone, Mobile
  • By Phone Scoop   -   Oct 17, 2018

    APPLE UPDATES PRIVACY SITE, ALLOWS PEOPLE TO DOWNLOAD DATA

    Apple has updated its privacy web site and given customers new tools to manage their personal information. Specifically, Apple has...

    iOS, Apple
  • Spotify Releases Wear OS App for Smartwatches By Phone Scoop   -   Oct 17, 2018

    SPOTIFY RELEASES WEAR OS APP FOR SMARTWATCHES

    Spotify today showed off a new way for people to manage their music. The company has developed a small app specifically for Wear OS...

    Phone
  • RED Details 3D Content Strategy for Hydrogen One Phone By Phone Scoop   -   Oct 17, 2018

    RED DETAILS 3D CONTENT STRATEGY FOR HYDROGEN ONE PHONE

    At an event in NYC today, RED CEO Jim Jannard revealed how owners of the company's forthcoming Hydrogen One phone will be able to access...

    Phone, Instagram
  • By Phone Scoop   -   Oct 16, 2018

    FCC SAYS CARRIERS' EFFORTS TO REPAIR HURRICANE-DAMAGED CELL SITES 'COMPLETELY UNACCEPTABLE'

    FCC Chairman Ajit Pai lowered the boom on the nation's wireless network operators and their collective lack of progress in bringing...

  • By Phone Scoop   -   Oct 16, 2018

    VERIZON TO CREDIT GULF-AREA CUSTOMERS WITH 3 MONTHS SERVICE

    Verizon Wireless today said that it will automatically credit its customers in areas impacted by Hurricane Michael for three months...

  • Boost Mobile Lights Up the Coolpad Illumina By Phone Scoop   -   Oct 16, 2018

    BOOST MOBILE LIGHTS UP THE COOLPAD ILLUMINA

    Boost Mobile today announced the Coolpad Illumina, an affordable Android phone that runs the lightweight Android Go platform. Android...

    Phone, Mobile, Android
  • Huawei Mate 20 Series Gains an X and a Porsche Design By Phone Scoop   -   Oct 16, 2018

    HUAWEI MATE 20 SERIES GAINS AN X AND A PORSCHE DESIGN

    Huawei today unveiled two devices apart from the Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro. First up, the Mate 20 X is a massive slab with a 7.2-inch...

    Phone
  • Google Adds EV Charging Stations to Maps By Phone Scoop   -   Oct 16, 2018

    GOOGLE ADDS EV CHARGING STATIONS TO MAPS

    Google today said people can now search for and locate electronic vehicle charging stations in Google Maps. In addition to displaying...

    iOS, Google, Android
  • By Phone Scoop   -   Oct 16, 2018

    GOOGLE TO CHARGE PHONE MAKERS TO USE GOOGLE APPS IN EU

    Google today said it is appealing the European Commission's recent decision against Android. The EU sees the mobile platform's dominance...

    Tablet, Mobile, Android, Google, Phone
  • Review: Google Pixel 3 By Phone Scoop   -   Oct 16, 2018

    REVIEW: GOOGLE PIXEL 3

    The Pixel 3 from Google is an intelligent phone that wants to help you. The Google Assistant is baked into every facet of the Pixel...

    Phone, Google, Android
  • Review: Google Pixel Stand Wireless Charger By Phone Scoop   -   Oct 16, 2018

    REVIEW: GOOGLE PIXEL STAND WIRELESS CHARGER

    Google designed a special wireless charger for the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. Not only does the Pixel Stand charge your phone rapidly,...

    Phone, Google