The Pixel 5a is a few months out and we all have plenty of questions about what type of phone it will be. A "Pixel 4a 5G Lite" type phone would make sense, and it could reveal some of what Google's planning for its late 2021 premium Pixel refresh.
Instagram Direct isn't the first messaging app that comes to mind, but it may be one of the best. When it comes to striking up natural conversations and connecting with people, Instagram is more popular than any other platform.
Not everyone likes to run, but if you want to get going or are looking for something else, there are plenty of apps on the Play Store to help out. We've found the best apps you can download and try out to track your runs and much more.
As a lifetime iPhone user, I'm exploring what it's like to transition to Android phones in 2021. In today's column, I'm comparing iOS 14 versus the various Android launchers, widgets, and icon packs on my new smartphones.
Everyone is talking about WhatsApp, Signal, and Telegram right now, but the messaging apps many of us use the most are probably on our computers, rather than our phones. Slack and Microsoft Teams are how the business world communicates these days, but we don't often think of them as "messaging" apps, do we?
After using the Chromecast with Google TV at least eight hours a day for four months, I'm convinced this device could rule the world — that is, if Google will ever stop being Google when it comes to the software on its self-made products. Who hexed the Google hardware division and how do we break it?
If Google isn't allowed to monetize users' Fitbit health data for ads, and it has a long way to go to catch the Apple Watch, how does it expect to make money from its acquisition? Apparently, more subscriptions.
Samsung left Android Wear back in 2015 and never looked back, building Tizen to deliver the best smartwatches on the market. But Tizen's garden is small and its apps are limited, so if they come back to Wear OS, it could make the best watches for women unbeatable.
Are your family and friends less than enthusiastic about joining you on Signal or Telegram? Here is some advice that has worked for us at Android Central to convince our loved ones to move away from WhatsApp and the like.