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OnePlus confirms Nord as the name of its next smartphone

OnePlus confirms Nord as the name of its next smartphone

OnePlus has been teasing its next phone with various shenanigans on Instagram and now it’s finally revealed the actual name. It’s not the OnePlus 8 Lite or the OnePlus Z, but Nord, as had also been rumored previously. More than just a single smartphone OnePlus is referring to Nord as a new product line, so...

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The 11 worst and weirdest smartphone commercials of all time

The 11 worst and weirdest smartphone commercials of all time

This story was originally published 2020/06/20 12:43pm PDTon Jun 20, 2020 and last updated 2020/06/27 10:53am PDTon Jun 27, 2020.  It can be hard for something as anonymous looking as a smartphone to stand out in the world. So, when coming up with ways to advertise and market their wares, manufacturers of these products often...

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OnePlus CEO teases upcoming ‘affordable smartphone product line’

OnePlus CEO teases upcoming ‘affordable smartphone product line’

OnePlus signaled its intention to make a cheaper phone last month and rumors have been swirling for even longer, with potential names like the OnePlus 8 Lite or OnePlus Z being bandied about. CEO Pete Lau has now confirmed the existence of the upcoming device. In a blog post on the company’s forum, he says...

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11 cringiest smartphone ads of all time

11 cringiest smartphone ads of all time

Smartphone marketing wasn’t all that good in the early to mid 2010s. Many companies didn’t know how to appeal to their customers and resorted to bad gimmicks and even worse storylines in their ads, eliciting reactions from the uncomfortable smile to the full-on cringe. In this article, we’ll look at ten of the cringiest smartphone...

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How to completely de-Google your Android smartphone

How to completely de-Google your Android smartphone

This story was originally published 2020/04/17 8:43am PDTon Apr 17, 2020 and last updated 2020/06/09 6:33pm PDTon Jun 9, 2020.  Understandably, some people want to live their digital lives with as little Google as possible, and are willing to go to fairly extensive efforts to get the advertising juggernaut off all of their various devices....

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10 useful Android 10 features you should try on your Galaxy smartphone

10 useful Android 10 features you should try on your Galaxy smartphone

This story was originally published 2020/04/05 6:10am PDTon Apr 5, 2020 and last updated 2020/06/07 10:05am PDTon Jun 7, 2020.  Samsung began updating its portfolio of smartphones to Android 10 in November last year. Now that most of even its mid-range handsets have received the upgrade to OneUI 2.0, there’s now a pretty sizable number...

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How to make your Samsung Galaxy smartphone feel more like a Pixel

How to make your Samsung Galaxy smartphone feel more like a Pixel

I’ve been very clear about my love for Samsung’s One UI, but not everyone feels the same way, preferring a more Pixel-like experience. Thankfully due to the inherent flexibility Android affords, that’s something easily accomplished. I’ll be using my S20 Ultra for this demonstration, but these steps can be used on any Samsung device running...

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