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The 2017 year is nearing an end, but at least not without one more Android flagship. We have a new phone from Chinese manufacturer, OnePlus. The OnePlus 5T is the company’s seventh-ever smartphone, and the sixth installment in a flagship series. What’s to happen to the OnePlus 5 that released just six months ago, we’ll soon find out, as it appears the OnePlus 5T has now taken over the spotlight.
Google’s only commercially available digital media player and Android TV device, the Nexus Player, is receiving the Google Assistant as part of the November 2017 security patch to Android 8.0 Oreo.
OnePlus introduced the OnePlus 5T yesterday, a successor to the mere six-month old OnePlus 5 that we all love so much. Whether the company will continue to sell its OnePlus 5 remains to be heard, though the company encourages us all to get its latest. If you’re looking for a taste of OnePlus 5T without having to buy the phone, start to personalize your current device by downloading the official OnePlus 5T wallpapers designed by the company’s signature artist, Hampus Olsson.
Google has announced the release of a new feature for Google Home and Google Home Mini. Called ‘Broadcasting,’ the addition introduces the ability to broadcast messages across to Google Home speakers throughout your household.
At Google I/O 2017, we heard about Daydream 2.0 and standalone Daydream VR headset concepts. Both Lenovo and HTC were confirmed as Google’s manufacturing partners, though one seems to have dropped the project all-together.
Our next Droid Turf Connect+ live chat session will take place on Friday, November 17 beginning at 10:00PM Eastern Standard Time. This is a great chance to chat with a Droid Turf contributor one-on-one.
OnePlus has come out about the new OnePlus 5T smartphone. The phone said to give buyers “A New View” was officially announced at an unprecedented live event today in Brooklyn, New York by OnePlus and its founders. Though today’s launch event was confirmed a mere two weeks ago, the phone has only been in the news for a few weeks beyond that. Despite this, and despite the fact that OnePlus came out with OnePlus 5 (a OnePlus 3T successor) six or [Read More]