NBC Tried to Force Peacock on YouTube TV

You are likely well aware of the ongoing dispute between NBC Universal and YouTube TV that could cause Google’s streaming TV service to lose all of NBC’s channels this Thursday, September 30. Each side has put out public statements to explain their view of the situation, including Google suggesting that YouTube TV subscribers should prepare […]

Samsung September Updates: Fold 3, Flip 3 Get Their First

As we wrap up September, Samsung is pushing out another big batch of updates to its best and newest phones. Today, if you own a Galaxy S21, Galaxy Z Fold 3, or Galaxy Z Flip 3, feel free to hammer on that “Check for updates” button. Rolling out now to the Galaxy S21, Galaxy S21+, […]

Fresh Galaxy S22 Ultra Render: That’s a Bit Better, Samsung

Let me start this post by saying that when we post 3rd-party renders of unannounced devices, know that what we see can always change. That could be the case for the Galaxy S22 Ultra, whose initial renders weren’t greeted with a ton of enthusiasm from the Android community. After all, it was just a Galaxy […]

Amazon’s New Hardware Includes Wall-Mountable Echo Display, $60 Smart Thermostat

Like every past year, Amazon spent all morning announcing and detailing a ton of new products spread over multiple categories. We have drones that will fly around your home, big screens that will help control your smart home, nightmare-inducing robots that watch you as your sleep, as well as an inexpensive smart thermostat that I […]

Amazon Made a $1,450 Robot for Your House Called “Astro”

Amazon hosted its annual hardware event today, where they show off new Echo devices, talk a lot about Alexa, and let their brands like Ring and Eero reveal all that they’ve been working on. They almost always show off a bonus item, though, one that is a bit out of the box and typically grabs […]

Android 12.1 for Foldables Gets an Early Preview

The assumption today, based on all sorts of reported evidence, is that Google will release a point update to Android 12 in the very near future, likely as a way to welcome in additional foldable support that could see the light first on a Pixel foldable device. We don’t yet have an official confirmation on […]