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Google Camera adds a color temperature slider on Pixel 6 series [Gallery]

The revamped camera hardware on the Pixel 6 series delivers better overall shots that are stunning on their own and seem to catch up with the iPhone 13 in big ways, but it doesn’t come down just to hardware. Alongside new motion features, the Pixel 6 also adds a color temperature slider to the Google Camera app. Available on the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro, this new color temperature slider in the…
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Samsung’s latest One UI 4 beta brings Android 12’s stable AOSP code, new Weather app, more

Android 12 development for Samsung smartphones is chugging along. The company today released a third public One UI 4.0 beta that integrates Android 12’s finalized AOSP release, brings a new Weather app, and makes other tweaks. The third One UI 4 beta builds on the Android 12 base by integrating the finalized AOSP code that Google released earlier this month. That doesn’t mean this is a…
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NYT journalist describes his iPhone being hacked, and the precautions he now takes

A New York Times journalist covering the Middle East has described the experience of his iPhone being hacked, and the security precautions he now takes as a result. Ben Hubbard says there were four attempts to hack his iPhone, and that two of them succeeded, with all the signs pointing to the use of NSO’s Pegasus spyware. Background Our NSO guide explains the background. NSO Group makes…
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Lawnchair 12 arrives in Alpha with Android 12 support

Hot on the heels of the Android 12 release for Pixel devices, Lawnchair 12 has arrived in Alpha with support for the latest OS build. As one of the most popular third-party launchers on Android, Lawnchair Launcher has become a fan favorite, thanks to a clean, almost Pixel…
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Samsung Galaxy owners can get same-day repairs at Best Buy locations for phones and foldables

One of the areas in which many Android devices fall behind Apple is the lack of easy access to repairs, but that’s something Samsung is actively working to change. This week, a partnership with Best Buy that will bring smartphone repairs even for foldables to US Best Buy locations. Rolling out starting this week for some models, 100 Best Buy stores in the United States will be equipped to…
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