Deal: Essential Phone with free 4K 360-degree camera (or $50 discount) at Amazon

Amazon When Essential announced that it was permanently dropping the price of the Essential Phone by $200, many opined that it was the death knell of the upstart company....

Amazon Prime Exclusive phones to ditch lock screen ads

Update: Amazon did not mention this in its initial email to Android Authority, but all Prime Exclusive phones will receive a $20 price increase. You’re still saving quite a bit of money...

Deal: Amazon discounts Echo range, save money on the Show, Spot, Dot and more

Amazon made a splash at the SuperBowl on Sunday with its Alexa commercial, and the company has followed up with a price on its Alexa-powered Echo devices. The sale affects...

Amazon’s Super Bowl ad preview teases new voices for Alexa (Update: full version released)

Update (02/02): Amazon recently released a commercial for its Alexa assistant teasing that it may receive new voices in the future. The extended version of that commercial is now here,...

You can now use Alexa to send SMS messages… as long as you use...

Alexa devices gain SMS functionality in the latest update. Only Android users in the US can use it for now. The feature builds upon the previously launched Alexa messaging feature. Amazon Alexa is...

Best cheap Android tablets (January 2018)

While high-end devices are generally the stars of the Android world, there is a growing emphasis into quality on a budget, and that’s very visible in the tablet arena. From companies that...

Can we all agree that we do not want ads on our smart speakers?

Sony reportedly reached out to Amazon several times in order to place ads in its Jeopardy Alexa skill. Amazon denied Sony each time, saying ads could alienate users. Amazon is reportedly testing several...

Deal: Get the Amazon Cloud Cam for just $90 today only ($30 off)

The Amazon Cloud Cam is currently on sale for $89.99 for today only. The connected indoor security camera is normally priced at $119.99. You can use voice commands to watch video from...

Google engineer of 13 years resigns, says company “can no longer innovate”

Google engineer Steve Yegge has left the company after 13 years, citing its failure to innovate as one of the reasons for his departure. Yegge says Google has become “100% competitor-focused,” relying...

You can bypass the Moto G5 Plus Prime Edition lock screen by tapping an...

A Twitter user has posted a video revealing how the Moto G5 Plus Prime Edition lock screen can be bypassed by tapping on an Amazon ad. This is said to provide...

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Google reportedly thinking about opening stores in India to boost Pixel...

Apple has its own retail presence. Xiaomi has been heavily investing in offline retail to turn things around. Samsung is playing with the...