Google to fix bug that prevents pictures from being saved on Pixel handsets

Google to fix bug that prevents pictures from being saved on Pixel handsets

posted: 4 hours ago

Google said yesterday that it will disseminate a software update in the coming weeks that eliminates the bug that prevented Pixel owners from saving photographs taken with their phones.

Google's Pixel 3 phones don't seem to play nice with third-party fast wireless chargers

Google's Pixel 3 phones don't seem to play nice with third-party fast wireless chargers

posted: 11 hours ago

If you don't want to buy Google's expensive Pixel Stand, it appears you'll be stuck wirelessly charging your hot new Pixel 3 or Pixel 3 XL smartphone at a maximum speed of 5 watts.

Memory management issues are the latest problem with the 2018 Pixels

Memory management issues are the latest problem with the 2018 Pixels

posted: 3 days ago, 16:50

Either the Pixel 3 series needs more than 4GB of RAM, or something with battery management is causing apps in the background to close. Using the camera seems to set off this problem, and users are hoping for a software...

Google Pixel 3 software makes display corners rounder in the name of symmetry

Google Pixel 3 software makes display corners rounder in the name of symmetry

posted: 4 days ago, 14:29

The Google Pixel 3 appears to make its display corners rounder through software trickery. This helps the panel blend more into the smartphone and also helps content on the panel look more symmetrical.

No Voice Unlock on Pixel 3 models, but Google Assistant is available on the lock screen

No Voice Unlock on Pixel 3 models, but Google Assistant is available on the lock screen

posted: 4 days ago, 21:17

The Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL do not allow you to unlock your phone by saying "Ok Google," but you can access Assistant on the lock screen. By enabling lock screen personal results, you can...

Bug on all Pixel series and other Android phones stops pictures from being saved

Bug on all Pixel series and other Android phones stops pictures from being saved

posted: 4 days ago, 19:01

Owners of some Android phones including Pixels of all kinds are finding that their phones won't keep the last picture they've taken. This could be an issue with the Camera app and might require a software...

Verizon Pixel 3 models must be activated first on Big Red before inserting SIM from other carriers (UPDATE)

Verizon Pixel 3 models must be activated first on Big Red before inserting SIM from other carriers (UPDATE)

posted: 4 days ago, 15:52

The Verizon variant of the Google Pixel 3 and Google Pixel 3 XL must be activated first on Verizon before it can be used with another U.S. carrier. Verizon implemented...

Behind the Scenes video shows the Pixel 3 in action recording Eminem's NYC performance

Behind the Scenes video shows the Pixel 3 in action recording Eminem's NYC performance

posted: 19 Oct 2018, 15:15

We know that he Pixel 3 was used to shoot part of Eminem's performance on the Empire State Building last Saturday. That clip was shown to a national television audience on Monday, and now a Behind...

Google Pixel 3XL's front-facing speakers have different volume levels by design

Google Pixel 3XL's front-facing speakers have different volume levels by design

posted: 19 Oct 2018, 10:40

Google answers complaints about the unbalanced volume on the Pixel 3 XL's front-facing stereo speakers by saying that this was done by design using a technology that squeezes out every drop of performance...

Google Pixel 3 vs Pixel 3 XL: battery life

Google Pixel 3 vs Pixel 3 XL: battery life

posted: 19 Oct 2018, 03:45

Which of the two has better battery life? The smaller Pixel 3 features a 2,915 mAh battery and comes with a 5.5" OLED, 2280 x 1080-pixel screen, while the larger Pixel 3 XL sports a larger, 3,430 mAh battery, but also has a 6.3" OLED screen with...

Google Pixel 3 teardown reveals LG-made display, hinting at great progress for the company

Google Pixel 3 teardown reveals LG-made display, hinting at great progress for the company

posted: 18 Oct 2018, 03:05

While the Pixel 3 XL uses a top-notch Samsung OLED display, the baby Google Pixel 3 phone appears to sport an LG-made screen... that's in no way inferior to its big brother's stellar panel.

First ad for Google Pixel 3 has star power

First ad for Google Pixel 3 has star power

posted: 18 Oct 2018, 01:36

Google has released its first television commercial for the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. Both phones launch today and the new 30 second spot stars Chef Gorgon Ramsay and Riverdale actress Madelaine Petsch.

Google Store switches Pixel 3 phones and accessories from pre-order to buy

Google Store switches Pixel 3 phones and accessories from pre-order to buy

posted: 17 Oct 2018, 17:50

One day before the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL are scheduled to be officially released, the Google Store has them on sale instead of accepting pre-orders for them. This also goes for the accessories available from...

Google Pixel 3's Titan M security chip gets explained in blog post

Google Pixel 3's Titan M security chip gets explained in blog post

posted: 17 Oct 2018, 16:40

Google has detailed how the Titan M security chip included inside the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL smartphones works. It confirmed that the chip can save secure version of Android in order to prevent hackers from modifying...

Official Pixel Stand app is now live on the Google Play Store

Official Pixel Stand app is now live on the Google Play Store

posted: 17 Oct 2018, 06:18

The official Pixel Stand app is now live on the Play Store...

Emailed offer gives select consumers $50 Google Store credit with Pixel 3 pre-order

Emailed offer gives select consumers $50 Google Store credit with Pixel 3 pre-order

posted: 16 Oct 2018, 12:31

Some U.S. consumers are receiving an email from Google offering them $50 in Google Store credit with the pre-order of the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. This is in addition to a trade-in program worth...

Google Pixel 3 pre-orders start shipping ahead of this week's release

Google Pixel 3 pre-orders start shipping ahead of this week's release

posted: 16 Oct 2018, 09:30

Google has begun shipping out Pixel 3 pre-orders in time for this week's release. The smartphone starts at $799 and brings Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 and 4GB of RAM to the table. Also, a 12-megapixel camera can be found...

Watch Eminem's performance inside and outside the Empire State Building, filmed by the Pixel 3

Watch Eminem's performance inside and outside the Empire State Building, filmed by the Pixel 3

posted: 16 Oct 2018, 00:57

The camera on the Pixel 3 was put to the test as it was used to capture a performance by rapper Eminem inside and outside the Empire State Building. The video was played tonight on the...

Deal: Buy two Google Pixel 3 phones on Project Fi, get $799 service credit

Deal: Buy two Google Pixel 3 phones on Project Fi, get $799 service credit

posted: 15 Oct 2018, 17:16

Google lets you save hundreds of dollars with this Project Fi Pixel 3 deal, but only in certain conditions and only for a limited time.

Google Pixel 3 XL and Pixel Stand Unboxing and First Look!

Google Pixel 3 XL and Pixel Stand Unboxing and First Look!

posted: 15 Oct 2018, 14:27

Google’s announced the new Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, and consumers and reviewers alike can’t wait to get their hands on one. With new features and promising improvements in both the Pixel’s lauded camera and its streamlined interface,...

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