Should You Trade-in Your iPhone X with Pixel 3a?

Should You Trade-in Your iPhone X with Pixel 3a?

Last week, Google unveiled the Pixel 3a devices and as part of the promotional program, the company is offering trade-ins. Users could swap their current smartphones for Pixel 3a or the bigger Pixel 3a XL. As an example, Google is willing to pay users up to $610 for the iPhone XS Max. Of course, it sounds silly to replace the latest and perfectly capable iPhone model with a mid-range device like the Pixel 3a. However,…

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Six Things That Make Google Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL Mid-range Devices

Six Things That Make Google Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL Mid-range Devices

At under $500, both Google Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL are placed inside the mid-range category. Although these devices are not as powerful as flagships in the market, they don’t lack substance. The new Pixel 3a series promises excellent photography solutions, long software updates, and smooth performance. However, buyers need to be realistic and have the right expectation. With the official announcement of the Pixel 3 and 3a, here are things you should expect…

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Google Officially Introduces Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL

Google Officially Introduces Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL

Google has introduced two new mid-range smartphones, the Pixel 3a and its bigger sibling, the Pixel 3a XL. In terms of design, both devices look rather conservative with thick bezels. These devices are designed as a more affordable alternative than flagship models released by other device manufacturers. One benefit of having a Pixel device is that you will get direct software update from Google. Both devices will receive three major Android updates, Android 10 Q,…

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Some New Smartphone Models Will Have Google Assistant Buttons

Some New Smartphone Models Will Have Google Assistant Buttons

Google announced recently that devices from Nokia, LG, Vivo, TCL and Xiaomi will have Google Assistant buttons. To be specific, these device models include LG K40, LG G8 ThinQ, Nokia 4.2, Nokia 3.2, Xiaomi Mi 9, Xiami Mi MIX 3 5G and Vivo V15 Pro. When users press the button once, the Assistant feature is enabled. Double press will show visual snapshots that show relevant information, such as upcoming schedules. When the button is long…

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Why Do You Need to Back Up Your Calendar?

Why Do You Need to Back Up Your Calendar?

Your calendar contains your life, projected into the future. Needless to say, for many people, apart from those blessed with a picture-perfect memory, it’s a highly important tool. But who uses a real life calendar these days, apart from your grandparents? Like a lot of other things (watches, music, letters, maps), the physical manifestation has all but disappeared, and we have digital incarnations in their place. But while this is all very useful and convenient,…

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Android OS running on an iPhone 3G

We saw it running on iPhone 2G, very unstable. Now planetbeing has manage to get the Android OS running on an iPhone 3G, still unstable but really amazing. I hope it will be stable soon because I for one can’t wait to get it on my 3G. The hope is that you should soon be able to carry around your first-generation iPhone or iPhone 3G running Android and use it just as normally as you…

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Google’s free airport Wi-Fi: Tips to protect yourself

There has been announcements that google will be offering free Wi-Fi at many U.S. airports during the holidays. Great news if your flight is delayed and you have a bit of catching to do on your laptop or even your iPhone, maybe to email a few friend or work colleagues. But unfortunately it might be good news also for identity thieves and hackers, if people fail to protect themselves.

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