Rumors, leaks, teasers

Google Pay is the new Android Pay, app gets complete overhaul

February 20, 2018

During CES 2018, Google announced that Android Pay would merge with Google Wallet and be phased into Google Pay. The branding change has been occurring in bits and pieces over recent weeks, but has now gone into full effect just about everywhere. This includes the Android Pay application, which has been updated with a complete overhaul including a new user interface and Google Pay as the name.

Apps & Games

The keyboard app Swype has been discontinued

February 20, 2018

Swype, one of the original swiping keyboard apps, has reach the end of its timeline. According to a post on Reddit, which was later confirmed by XDA-Developers, Swype has been discontinued on Android. This news comes just a few months after the keyboard disappeared from iOS. Perhaps we should have expected it.

Rumors, leaks, teasers

LG’s next flagship smartphone is code-named ‘Judy,’ expected in June

February 20, 2018

LG didn’t announce a flagship smartphone at CES 2018, and at MWC 2018 next week, the company will show off new shades of previous smartphones and introduce only a revamped LG V30 Considering all we know about LG including their struggling mobile division, this is definitely not a good sign to start the year.

Google News

If you still own a Nexus, Google might grant you a 20% discount on Pixel 2

February 19, 2018

Over the weekend, there was an outburst in comments on a Reddit thread in the Google Pixel subreddit. A trusted source looked to see what was going on, and discovered that more than just a few Nexus device owners seem to be receiving email about a 20% discount on Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL.