Deal: Samsung Gear 360 (2017) on sale for $149.99 on Amazon US

You can get yourself a brand-new 360-degree camera for just $149.99 – that’s $80 off the regular price and the cheapest it’s ever been. Editor's PickHere are the best 360 degree cameras you can buy right nowOpting for one of the many 360 degree cameras out there is the way to go if you want to take your videography to the next level. It allows you to capture your entire surroundings … Black Friday has come and gone, but it seems Amazon is willing to give us an even better offer for the Samsung [Read Entire Story]

Android Wear Oreo update tracker (Update: Now rolling out to four more watches)

Update (12/13): Google is rolling out Android Oreo to four more Android Wear devices. These are the Guess Connect, Hugo BOSS BOSS Touch, Movado Connect, and Tommy Hilfiger 24/7 You. The Gc Connect has also been removed from the support list. Google has announced the rollout of Android Oreo for Android Wear. While not as significant an update as Android Wear 2.0 was, the new Oreo software will nonetheless bring some useful tweaks, including a Touch Lock — supposed to help in wet conditions — [Read Entire Story]

Android Wear Oreo update: Google reveals which watches will receive it

Google announced the rollout of Android Oreo for Android Wear towards the end of last week. While not as significant an update as Android Wear 2.0 was, the new Oreo software will nonetheless bring some useful tweaks, including a Touch Lock — supposed to help in wet conditions — notification channels, battery improvements, and adjustable vibration strength (you can read about what else is included in the update here). Over the weekend, Google revealed the list of Android Wear devices set to [Read Entire Story]

What Is Apple Pay Cash & How Do You Use It?

Have you updated to iOS 11.2? If so, you can now use Apple Pay Cash via the iMessages app. If you’re not sure what this feature is or how to use it, then read on. Saturday, Apple rolled out iOS 11.2 to address an issue that caused many iPhones to randomly reboot. While the update features things like exclusive wallpapers for the iPhone X, faster wireless charging and a few other app improvements, one of the most talked about features has been Apple Pay Cash. So, what exactly is Apple Pay [Read Entire Story]

Google updates Android Wear to Oreo

Google is updating its smartwatch operating system by rolling out a version of Android Wear based on Android 8.0 Oreo. The update brings a handful of new features, updates for existing features, and support for 7 additional languages and regions. Of course, it might be a while before you get the update, if you ever […] Google updates Android Wear to Oreo is a post from: Liliputing SOURCE: Liliputing - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Oreo update begins going out to Android Wear smartwatches today

It’s not often that we get news regarding Android Wear, but that’s exactly what’s happened today, and it’s pretty exciting news at that. Android Oreo is starting its rollout to Android Wear devices. Googler Hoi Lam announced the news on Google+, adding that the timing of each device’s update is determined by the manufacturer. The Oreo update for Android Wear brings with it new features like a notification vibration strength setting and a touch lock option for wet [Read Entire Story]

KGI: Smaller circuit boards mean faster Apple Watch LTE, MacBooks

And those devices could take a big cue from the current generation of iPhones. Why circuit boards? Because they can be upgraded like anything else. The post KGI: Smaller circuit boards mean faster Apple Watch LTE, MacBooks appeared first on Pocketnow. SOURCE: Pocketnow - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus: Everything we know so far

In this post, which will be updated regularly, we take a closer look at the latest rumors surrounding Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus smartphones. The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus are among the best smartphones you can get. They offer gorgeous bezel-less designs, sexy curved displays, and top-of-the-line specs. But they do have their faults we hope Samsung will address with their successors. These include the weirdly positioned fingerprint scanner, the lack of dual-cameras, an [Read Entire Story]

Google to fix Pixel 2 XL’s audio recording issue in upcoming patch [Updated]

Update, November 28: The Android 8.1 Developer Preview 2 arrived yesterday delivering a slew of optimizations and bug fixes; among them was a fix for one of the Pixel 2 XL’s longest-standing problems. As pointed out by users on Reddit, the audio static issue that plagued Pixel 2 XL video recordings now seems to have been addressed. The person who started the Reddit thread provided ‘before and after’ samples to show the difference, before other users have chimed in to confirm [Read Entire Story]

Cyber Monday 2017: The best tech deals

For those that don’t exactly like the idea of pushing and shoving your way to the front of the lines during the brick-and-mortar shopping war that is formally dubbed Black Friday, the good news is that the internet has given us ample opportunity in recent years to get great deals during the holiday shopping madness, without ever having to leave our homes. Not only do a number of retailers offer special online Black Friday deals but there’s also the so-called Cyber Monday. First [Read Entire Story]

Black Friday on Amazon: Fat discounts on TP-Link routers, Garmin trackers, Asus gaming devices, and more!

It’s finally Black Friday! The actual day that gave its name to an entire shopping season has arrived, and with it come some nice deals from everybody’s favorite giant retailer, Amazon. Dozens of enticing Black Friday deals just went live on Amazon.com and we’ve sifted through them to bring you the very best. There’s a nice selection of tech gear on offer, though there are no new deals on smartphones so far. Here’s a list of the promos that just went live at midnight Pacific. As usual, you may [Read Entire Story]

Black Friday 2017: Mate 9 for $400 – Amazon Echo for $80 – Sennheiser HD 4.40 for $100

Welcome to our Black Friday 2017 deals roundup! Thanksgiving is steadily approaching. As much as you may be looking forward to the break and the overindulgent turkey dinner, the biggest shopping event of the year that follows is even more exciting for many. Here’s everything you need to know about Black Friday 2017! Best Black Friday deals available now The biggest three days of the “Black Friday deals season” are the Wednesday before Thanksgiving, Thanksgiving day, and of [Read Entire Story]

Germany says kids smartwatches are “spying devices”, issues ban

While some parents may think that equipping their children with smartwatches is a good way to keep track of them, Germany thinks otherwise. Their telecoms regulator Federal Network Agency has issued a ban on the sale of smartwatches that are for the very purpose of keeping track of their children, saying they are basically “spying […] SOURCE: Android Community - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Send Out Free Messages To Other iOS Devices With The Confide App

The messaging app called Confide, allows you to send and receive free Confide messages entirely within the iMessage app, while also being able to do group chats, send photos, videos, and more. This messaging app has added its own support for Siri in a number of ways. Such as you can use Siri’s new QR code capabilities by asking Siri to show you your Confide code to share your secure messaging key with friends, as well as be able to ask Siri to send or read off normal text. This app also [Read Entire Story]

iOS 11 Jailbreak: 5 Things You Need to Know Now

iOS 11 Jailbreak: 5 Things You Need to Know Now is a post by Josh Smith from Gotta Be Mobile. “Can I jailbreak iOS 11?” It’s one of the most popular questions and it’s right up there with “Can I jailbreak the iPhone X?” The answer to both is no, but there is new information that you need to know including video of an iOS 11.1.1 jailbreak on the iPhone X. We’ll walk you through what you need to know about the iOS 11 jailbreak progress, what to watch out [Read Entire Story]

Apple Pay Cash Launches For Public Beta Testers

Apple has launched Apple Pay Cash in the public beta tester stage for now, the program is currently on iOS 11.2 beta 2. The service allows users to send and receive cash via iMessages. Earlier this year, Apple announced Apple Pay Cash, a service that would allow a user to send and receive cash by using the Messages app on the iPhone. Right now, the public beta is only available for the United States testers using iOS devices running iOS 11.2 or later, and has set-up two-factor authentication on [Read Entire Story]

Deal: grab the NVIDIA Shield TV for only $170 at Amazon and Best Buy

If you’re looking to upgrade your living room entertainment experience, there are few ways cheaper than picking up an NVIDIA Shield TV. Not only is it a gaming system backed up by the hundreds of thousands of apps in the Play Store, it has Android TV too. Android TV has matured into a really nice platform over the years and offers a great layout and a ton of apps optimized for the television. See also: Black Friday 2017: save big on phones, smartwatches, and more Now, you can your hands [Read Entire Story]

10 cheap tech gifts that only look expensive

Who doesn’t like nice things? Even better who doesn’t like saving money? These two concepts might seem at odds with one another but they don’t have to be. In this guide we take a look at a few tech-related cheap gifts that actually look much more expensive than the actual price tag would suggest. All these gifts are fun, unique, and just different enough that you likely don’t have to worry about others buying your friends and family the same thing. Don’t see [Read Entire Story]

The mythical unicorn that is the Saygus V2 pays the FCC a visit

At this point, the Saygus V2 is more convincing as an urban legend than an actual smartphone. 2015 was supposed to be the year when everyone could get their hands on the V2, when Saygus made every power user’s dream come true. Fast forward two years, and that has yet to happen. That could finally change soon, thanks to the phone swinging by the FCC for some photo shoots and the agency’s blessing. On the outside, the V2 looks like something out of 2015, and, in my opinion, [Read Entire Story]

Wear Casts is the first standalone podcast app for Android Wear

One of Android Wear 2.0‘s marquee features is the introduction of standalone apps. The feature lets you bypass the need for your phone to send data to your smartwatch apps and, instead, allow Android Wear apps to function on their own. One such app is Wear Casts, a recently-released Android Wear app that stands as the first standalone podcast app. In terms of features, Wear Casts remembers the last played position for each of your podcasts, notifies you when a new episode is available, and [Read Entire Story]

Apple Says Apple Watch 3 Can Stream 7 Hours Of Music Over LTE

If you’re a fan of music and own an Apple Watch, Apple released watchOS 4.1 to Apple Watch users which now allows them to stream music from their iCloud Music Library or Apple Music.  Apple announced that LTE Watch owners can stream Apple Music and Beat 1 on their device. If you’re worried about the battery life and how much this feature would affect it, the company released an outline detailing how long the battery would last streaming music over LTE. Currently, the Apple Watch [Read Entire Story]

Samsung takes aim at Apple’s Genius Bar with experimental service centers

Samsung might have significant mindshare in the US, but the company’s retail presence is pitiful at best with its locations within Best Buy stores. That could change in the foreseeable future, thanks to Samsung’s partnership with WeWork that sees the Korean manufacturer opening three pilot service centers across the US. Located in Detroit, Miami, and Williamsburg, New York, these “care centers” can give folks technical expertise on how to use their phones and mail away [Read Entire Story]