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Samsung Galaxy Buds/Buds+ gain new homescreen widgets for hands-free controls

The Samsung Galaxy Buds and Buds+ are now getting a neat set of homescreen widgets to make controlling your wireless audio that bit easier. Spotted over on Reddit, if you update the dedicated plugins for each pair of Samsung earbuds, you will now be able to add homescreen controls if you are not a fan of the touchpad on either Buds or Buds+ earbud. The touchpad on the original Galaxy Buds was…
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Android 11’s first beta lands early for some Pixel owners

Some Google Pixel owners have received the Android 11 Beta early, revealing yet more details about this year’s version of Android. In a tweet, Mishaal Rahman from XDA Developers said that two Pixel 4 XL users reported having received the update, revealing new details about…
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Here’s our first look at new Apple News+ Audio hidden feature in iOS 13.5.5 beta

While Apple has released iOS 13.3.1 to the public today, the company has also made the first beta version of iOS 13.3.5 available. And now, has been able to access a new “Apple News+ Audio” feature, which is hidden in iOS 13.5.5 beta. We mentioned last month that Apple is working to offer audio stories for Apple News+ subscribers, and now we can confirm that with iOS 13.5.5 beta. Apple…
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Xiaomi Mi Band 5 coming on June 11 with camera remote control

Xiaomi has confirmed that the Mi Band 5 will debut on June 11. Rumor has it the smart band will gain a camera remote control feature letting you use it as a shutter control for your smartphone. It will also gain a new blood oxygen saturation sensor, Alexa support and NFC…
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Some Android phones can be soft-bricked using this picture as a wallpaper

Have you ever heard of those message strings or files that you can send to other users to cause their phone to reboot? We’ve heard the story a few times — mainly on iPhones — and now there’s a seemingly similar issue affecting some Android devices. A simple picture has the ability to soft-brick some Android phones if it’s set as the wallpaper, and we’re not entirely sure why. Please…
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Hands-on: Incipio Organicore biodegradable iPhone cases

Incipio’s new line of Organicore biodegradable iPhone cases offer an environmentally friendly option for your iPhone with a fully compostable material that doesn’t skimp on protection or design. The new cases are available for the 2020 iPhone SE and iPhone 11/Pro…
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Kiwi Browser and Samsung working to bring extensions support to Chromium for Android

Right now, the only way to use Chrome extensions on Android is to use an alternative browser like Kiwi Browser, which is based on the same Chromium browser engine. The developer responsible for Kiwi Browser is working with Google and Samsung to bring Kiwi’s extensions support “upstream” to Chromium for other Chromium-based browsers to use freely. Last year, Kiwi Browser launched support for…
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