Pixel 4, Pixel 4 XL no longer up for sale after Pixel 4a launch

A few weeks before the Pixel 4a was officially launched after months of being delayed, we learned the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL sales were discontinued. It’s happening again. This time, the Pixel 4 series has recently been discontinued. Both the regular Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL are no longer up for sale […]

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Two key execs left Google, may be due to failed Pixel 4 launch

Google has yet to release the Pixel 4a and Pixel 4a XL but numerous details have been leaked. We’re positive the tech giant will still introduce the mid-range phones but we also won’t be surprised if something unfortunate happens. There may be a delay as we earlier mentioned and the latest information we have has […]

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Google Pixel 4a market release may be delayed

Images and details about the Google Pixel 4a have been going around even before the year 2020 ended. Renders surfaced ahead of the Q2 launch and we soon learned about a device codenamed “Sunfish” and that will run on Snapdragon 730 processor. We’ve also seen prototype images and learned of an early review. The Google […]

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Pixel 4a arriving next month with Snapdragon 730, mid-range specs

New Pixel phones are set to be released next month. There won’t be a Google I/O 2020 conference as the tech giant canceled the event due to what’s been going on around the world. With or without the coronavirus, Google will introduce the Pixel 4a and Pixel 4a XL. No doubt the new devices will […]

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Pixel 4 April 2020 update adds ‘Require Eyes to be Open’ option

The last update for the Pixel 4 we noted here was the March security update which was then paused on AT&T because of Google Pay issues. That was a day after we reported the software update was set to bring new emoji, gesture, and music controls. A previous update also delivered improved security and a […]

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Google explains Pixel 4 Soli radar gesture recognition

When Google first mentioned Project Soli back in 2015, we knew then radar tech applied to interfacing with wearables was complicated. The tech giant did demo Project Soli in action on an LG smartwatch and we somehow understood it. It was only last year when Google received FCC’s approval for Project Soli’s radar-based sensor. Motion […]

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Pixel 4 now has “require eyes to be open” for Face Unlock (but not working yet)

One of the major criticisms about Pixel 4 is the fact that you can use the Face Unlock feature even when your eyes are closed. It brings a lot of security risks as nefarious elements can find ways to unlock it without your knowledge. It’s taken them a long time but now users are seeing […]

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Pixel 4 now has “require eyes to be open” for Face Unlock (but not working yet)

One of the major criticisms about Pixel 4 is the fact that you can use the Face Unlock feature even when your eyes are closed. It brings a lot of security risks as nefarious elements can find ways to unlock it without your knowledge. It’s taken them a long time but now users are seeing […]

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March security update for Pixel 4 on AT&T paused due to Google Pay issues

If you’re seeing other Pixel 4 users receiving their March security update but you haven’t yet, you are probably on the AT&T network. Google has apparently pulled the update specifically for the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL users on the said network. While there’s no official word as to why this has happened, user […]

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Pixel 4 update brings February security, fix for NFC problem

The Pixel 4 series may soon be replaced by the Pixel 4a but Google still has a few months to make good with its current flagship Android phones. The Pixel 4a is only mid-range so the tech giant needs to improve more on the Pixel 4 first. After the Pixel 4’s Google Phone dialer app […]

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Pixel 4 face unlock not working for some users

It looks like not all updates or patches are bringing good things to smartphones. Some are suspecting that the latest monthly security updates are to blame for the face unlock problems that some users are experiencing with their Google Pixel 4. While the problem isn’t as widespread so as to cause major problems for the […]

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Google improves Pixel 4, Pixel 4 XL Portrait Mode

The Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL deserve another round of improvements. Just like any new smartphone in the market today, the Pixel 4 series still needs to be updated. They are not exactly the best in the market right now but they are definitely in the limelight because they are from Google. The tech […]

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Pixel 4, other Android devices to get Resume on Reboot feature

The Pixel 4 is getting some update that will make future OTA updates more seamless. Other Android phones can also benefit from this. Google has been working on the ‘Resume on Reboot’ feature that will allow the updates to run when you restart your phone. Usually, an automatic update starts and installs but in some […]

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Tasker 5.9 update now available for download

Tasker regularly receives updates whether minor or major. The last one was released last month and that is the Tasker 5.9.beta.8–a preview of the new version just announced. Tasker 5.9 is now ready and is described to be a game-changer with all the features, bug fixes, and improvements. This particular update is now on the […]

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Pixel’s feature drops will help you remember new, major features

When Google first announced that they will be bringing feature drops for their Pixel devices, people weren’t really sure what’s the difference between that and the regular updates that they bring. While it may really be just a marketing ploy especially with the use of the word “drops” (mostly used by fashion brands), this is […]

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