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Google and Facebook team up to offer free, unlimited WhatsApp backups on Google Drive

Google and Facebook team up to offer free, unlimited WhatsApp backups on Google Drive

54 minutes ago   |   Phone Arena

WhatsApp is formally informing all customers that due to a new agreement with Google, backups will no longer count against Google Drive storage quota. Up until now, WhatsApp...
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Google reportedly working on a health and fitness assistant called Google Coach

Google reportedly working on a health and fitness assistant called Google Coach

1 hour ago   |   Phone Arena   |   2 articles

Google plans to strengthen its presence in the wearables market with a health and fitness assistant that might or might not be called Google Coach. The Mountain View company is...
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Project Fi to end text forwarding feature on September 12th

Project Fi to end text forwarding feature on September 12th

1 hour ago   |   Phone Arena

Google's Project Fi MVNO has sent out an email to certain subscribers, giving them a little bit of bad news. Text forwarding will no longer be available to Project Fi members...
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‘Legend of Solgard' Review - King Takes their Matching Game to a Whole New Level

‘Legend of Solgard' Review - King Takes their Matching Game to a Whole New Level

2 hours ago   |   Touch Arcade   |   2 articles

Typically when King rolls out a new game, they don't make a big “thing" out of it. A new entry in one of their many Saga games comes along, gets cross-promoted among their many...
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Out Now: ‘Barbearian', ‘Bendy in Nightmare Run', ‘Legend of Solgard', ‘Armed Heist', ‘Thunderdogs', ‘Evergarden', ‘Harvey's New Eyes', ‘Stranger Cases', ‘WarPods' and More

Out Now: ‘Barbearian', ‘Bendy in Nightmare Run', ‘Legend of Solgard', ‘Armed Heist', ‘Thunderdogs', ‘Evergarden', ‘Harvey's New Eyes', ‘Stranger Cases', ‘WarPods' and More

3 hours ago   |   Touch Arcade   |   2 articles

Each and every day new mobile games are hitting the App Store, and so each week we put together a big old list of all the best new releases of the past seven days. Back in the...
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AT&T sued by cryptocurrency investor who was ripped off in "SIM swap fraud"

AT&T sued by cryptocurrency investor who was ripped off in "SIM swap fraud"

3 hours ago   |   Phone Arena   |   2 articles

A few days ago, we told you how a nine-member gang stole hundreds of thousands of dollars in cash and cryptocurrencies by employing the ol' SIM swap routine. This is...
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Heartland Tech Weekly: Searching for the Midwest's overlooked startup cities

4 hours ago   |   VentureBeat

We have a lot of ground to cover here in the Heartland Tech section. But despite spanning the South, the Midwest, and the Mountain West region, I sometimes feel like I'm...
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Diablo 3 set to drag the Nintendo Switch to Hell this year

Diablo 3 set to drag the Nintendo Switch to Hell this year

5 hours ago   |   Tech Radar   |   2 articles

Although the news wasn't quite meant to surface yet, a premature Forbes post has confirmed that Diablo 3 will be landing on Nintendo Switch before the year is out. The 2018...
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T-Mobile Launches Free 30-Day Trials In Three Cities

T-Mobile Launches Free 30-Day Trials In Three Cities

5 hours ago   |   Ubergizmo

With so many carriers and plans to choose from, it can feel a bit overwhelming as a consumer. There are of course many factors involved in making a decision, but the good news...
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Google Play Store now allows users to set app download preferences

Google Play Store now allows users to set app download preferences

5 hours ago   |   Phone Arena   |   3 articles

Downloading apps from the Google Play Store can play havoc with your monthly data cap. So if you head over to the settings on the Google Play Store, you'll see a listing for...
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King launches Legend of Solgard, its first mobile role-playing game for iOS...

King launches Legend of Solgard, its first mobile role-playing game for iOS and Android

King knows it's stuffed you with far too much candy. So it's going to see how you like burning off those calories as you stop Ragnarok. Today, the game studio launched Legend... Read more ...

‘Legend of Solgard' Review - King Takes their Matching Game to a Whole New Level

‘Legend of Solgard' Review - King Takes their Matching Game to a Whole New Level

Typically when King rolls out a new game, they don't make a big “thing" out of it. A new entry in one of their many Saga games comes along, gets cross-promoted among their many... Read more ...

AT&T sued by cryptocurrency investor who was ripped off in "SIM swap fraud"

AT&T sued by cryptocurrency investor who was ripped off in "SIM swap fraud"

A few days ago, we told you how a nine-member gang stole hundreds of thousands of dollars in cash and cryptocurrencies by employing the ol' SIM swap routine. This is... Read more ...

Nintendo Unveils New Walmart Exclusive Switch Bundle

Nintendo Unveils New Walmart Exclusive Switch Bundle

If you have yet to hope on board the Nintendo Switch hype train, you might be interested to learn that Nintendo has announced a new exclusive bundle for Walmart. This bundle... Read more ...

Google Play Store now allows users to set app download preferences

Google Play Store now allows users to set app download preferences

Downloading apps from the Google Play Store can play havoc with your monthly data cap. So if you head over to the settings on the Google Play Store, you'll see a listing for... Read more ...

Diablo 3 set to drag the Nintendo Switch to Hell this year

Diablo 3 set to drag the Nintendo Switch to Hell this year

Although the news wasn't quite meant to surface yet, a premature Forbes post has confirmed that Diablo 3 will be landing on Nintendo Switch before the year is out. The 2018... Read more ...

Review: iOttie's iON wireless chargers are versatile options that can charge...

Review: iOttie's iON wireless chargers are versatile options that can charge more than just your iPhone

Wireless chargers are a dime a dozen nowadays, with a slew of companies attempting to hop on the bandwagon now that Apple has rolled out Qi support to its latest iPhone models... Read more ...

Researchers develop AI that can re-create real-world lighting and reflections

Researchers develop AI that can re-create real-world lighting and reflections

Ever shop online for carpet or fabric and wish you could tell what it looks like in real life? Thanks to researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Computer... Read more ...

Google publishes its political ad database, detailing spending in U.S...

Google publishes its political ad database, detailing spending in U.S. federal elections

Google today published its political ad database, joining Facebook and Twitter in offering more disclosure around online ad spending after all three were prompted to do so by... Read more ...

Call Recording Won't Be Possible On Android 9 Pie

Call Recording Won't Be Possible On Android 9 Pie

Amid reports that Android 9 Pie might bring a native call recording feature , the reality actually appears to be on the contrary. It won't be possible for users to make use of... Read more ...