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26 new Android games from the last week: The best, worst, and everything in between (11/2/20 - 11/8/20)

26 new Android games from the last week: The best, worst, and everything in between (11/2/20 - 11/8/20)

Welcome to the roundup of the new Android games that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week or so. Today's list is broken up into several segments, ranging from best, average, to mediocre game releases from the last week. So whether you're looking for the best games of quality or are simply looking for the latest free-to-play gacha releases, you're covered. This week I have the first chapter in the latest Space Marshals shooter, the second game in Amanita Designs' Samorost adventure series, and an attractive arcade game where you control a sine wave.

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10 new and notable Android apps and live wallpapers from the last week including Task Air, Notice: RSS Feed Notifications, and Cisco Webex Teams for Intune (10/31/20 - 11/7/20)

10 new and notable Android apps and live wallpapers from the last week including Task Air, Notice: RSS Feed Notifications, and Cisco Webex Teams for Intune (10/31/20 - 11/7/20)

Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android applications and live wallpapers that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week or so. Today I have a minimal to-do app that offers a slick theme, an RSS reader with intuitive notifications, and a business communication app from Cisco. So without further ado, here are all of the new and notable Android apps released on the Play Store in the last week.

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Which phone should Pixel 2 owners buy next?

Which phone should Pixel 2 owners buy next?

November officially marks the end of the line for the Google Pixel 2 and 2 XL, as security updates for both phones have halted. The devices are still functional, and you can switch to custom ROMs like LineageOS to keep the security fixes coming, but the hardware is starting to age as well.

This is a strange year for phone releases, especially from Google. Owners of the Pixel 2 have three Pixel phones to choose from, if they want to stick to Google-made phones, and figuring out how they all stack up is a bit complicated. Thankfully, we're here to do all the hard work.

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Google claims Pixel 5 body gap issue is a 'normal part of the design'

Google claims Pixel 5 body gap issue is a 'normal part of the design'

As the Pixel 5 starts to make its way into customers' hands, we've received several reports of a gap between the screen's plastic bumper and the bioresin-coated aluminum frame of the phone. Reports vary, but the area around the front-facing camera appears to be a hotspot for the problem. Although customers were concerned this gap could affect the phone's IP-rated water resistance, a representative on Google's support forums claims its 'a normal part of the design' and has no impact on water and dust resistance or functionality.

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The best Android smartphones you can buy right now (Winter 2020)

The best Android smartphones you can buy right now (Winter 2020)

There are thousands of Android phones available right now, and while it's great there are so many choices, the abundance of devices can sometimes feel overwhelming. That's why we've created a list of the best Android smartphones to buy, with something for every price point and taste. By the end, you should have all of the information you need to make an informed purchase.

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Pixel 5's insomnia problems when resting on the Pixel Stand have been fixed (APK Download)

Pixel 5's insomnia problems when resting on the Pixel Stand have been fixed (APK Download)

The Pixel 5 is by most accounts a perfectly decent device when it's functioning correctly. However, a strange issue has popped up that's affecting users who leave their devices on Pixel Stands overnight, causing screens to come back on. This eye-blisteringly bright bug is basically the opposite of bedtime mode. Thankfully, the latest Pixel Stand APK update offers an antidote to these sleepless nights.

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13 new Android games from the last week: The best, worst, and everything in between (10/26/20 - 11/1/20)

13 new Android games from the last week: The best, worst, and everything in between (10/26/20 - 11/1/20)

Welcome to the roundup of the new Android games that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week or so. Today's list is broken up into several segments, ranging from best, average, to mediocre game releases from the last week. So whether you're looking for the best games of quality or are simply looking for the latest free-to-play gacha releases, you're covered. This week I have a fantastic 2D platformer, a polished horror-survival game, and an interactive adaptation of The War of the Worlds. So without further ado, here are the new and notable Android games released during the week of October 26th, 2020.

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13 new and notable Android apps and live wallpapers from the last week including Android TV Data Saver, Starlink, and TVision (10/24/20 - 10/31/20)

13 new and notable Android apps and live wallpapers from the last week including Android TV Data Saver, Starlink, and TVision (10/24/20 - 10/31/20)

Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android applications and live wallpapers that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week or so. Today I have a data-saving app for Android TV, the new connection app for Starlink's (terrestrial internet) beta, and a TV service app from T-Mobile. So without further ado, here are all of the new and notable Android apps released on the Play Store in the last week.

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Tap-to-pay issues with Google Pay appear to be affecting phones from Google, OnePlus, and others

Tap-to-pay issues with Google Pay appear to be affecting phones from Google, OnePlus, and others

Paying via NFC with Google Pay is more convenient, safe, and hygienic than swiping a payment card through a seldomly cleaned payment terminal. These days, almost every flagship phone includes the NFC interface required for Google Pay to function. But that doesn't guarantee that tap-to-pay will actually work. Recently, issues have popped up on the Galaxy Note20 Ultra and the Pixel 5 — but it looks like this problem might be much more far reaching.

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17 new Android games from the last week: The best, worst, and everything in between (10/19/20 - 10/25/20)

17 new Android games from the last week: The best, worst, and everything in between (10/19/20 - 10/25/20)

Welcome to the roundup of the new Android games that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week or so. Today's list is broken up into several segments, ranging from best, average, to mediocre game releases from the last week. So whether you're looking for the best games of quality or are simply looking for the latest gacha releases, you're covered. This week we saw the arrival of a gorgeous textless adventure game, the launch of the sequel to 911 Operator, and the debut of an enjoyable brick breaker that sports an artistic theme.

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