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How I Quit Apple, Microsoft, Google, Facebook, and Amazon - Motherboard

Thursday, December 13, 2018

How I Quit Apple, Microsoft, Google, Facebook, and Amazon  Motherboard

A reflection on my month without Apple, Microsoft, Google, Facebook, and Amazon, plus a how-to guide if you want to quit the biggest companies in tech.

Etihad Airways Economy Class Flight Review: Abu Dhabi to Cairo - INSIDER

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Etihad Airways Economy Class Flight Review: Abu Dhabi to Cairo  INSIDER

With Gulf airlines like Etihad, Emirates, and others becoming more popular, I decided to try out Etihad on a recent flight from Abu Dhabi to Cairo.

Global Android TV Box Market 2018 Research Report - Planet Newsdesk

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Global Android TV Box Market 2018 Research Report  Planet Newsdesk

QYresearch.us presents Global Android TV Box Market 2018 industry research report that covers overall business insights and forecast.

KISS FM launches new app on IOS and Android - Radioinfo

Thursday, December 13, 2018

KISS FM launches new app on IOS and Android  Radioinfo

Melbourne's Dance Music Radio Station, KISS FM, has released the KISS FM Australia app. The app offers current KISS listeners and lovers of underground ...

Two Scottish islands have soil similar to Mars: geologists - CTV News

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Two Scottish islands have soil similar to Mars: geologists  CTV News

Geologists in Scotland say two rural, mountainous islands have soil matching that of Mars.

Yole notes reshaping of biometric sensor market - Planet Biometrics

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Yole notes reshaping of biometric sensor market  Planet Biometrics

Over the last five years, the promising and highly dynamic consumer biometric sensor market has been totally reshaped, announces French market research firm ...

'Vainglory' Developer: How Cross-Play Could Unlock An Audience Of Billions - Forbes

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

'Vainglory' Developer: How Cross-Play Could Unlock An Audience Of Billions  Forbes

Done right, cross-play in gams could mean a post-platform world where developers are working with a potential audience in the billions.

Acer Holo360 Review - Forbes

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Acer Holo360 Review  Forbes

The Acer Holo360 has some features unique among 360 cameras. Here's a full review.

How to watch Animal Planet online for free - The Daily Dot

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

How to watch Animal Planet online for free  The Daily Dot

Animal Planet isn't available on Hulu, Sling TV, FuboTV, YouTube TV, but the three major streaming services that do offer the channel all come with at least a ...

Pokemon GO Community Day with Totodile Happening in January 2019 - Billionaire365

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Pokemon GO Community Day with Totodile Happening in January 2019  Billionaire365

Pokemon Go is the most popular augmented reality game on the planet. Who could resist all those cute creatures waiting to be discovered and added to fans' ...

15 must-knows about PUBG: The most-popular Android game of the year 2018 - Gadgets Now

Monday, December 10, 2018

15 must-knows about PUBG: The most-popular Android game of the year 2018  Gadgets Now

Unless you're living under the rock or have taken a citizenship to a different planet, you would have heard about PUBG. 2018's game of the year 2018, PUBG or ...

Dragon Ball: 25 Ridiculous Storylines They Want Fans To Forget - TheGamer

Sunday, December 09, 2018

Dragon Ball: 25 Ridiculous Storylines They Want Fans To Forget  TheGamer

Dragon Ball has had some amazing story arcs over the years but its also seen its fair share of duds. Here are 25 of the most ridiculous!

Argentina bishops follow pope's lead with major interreligious declaration - Crux: Covering all things Catholic

Friday, December 07, 2018

Argentina bishops follow pope's lead with major interreligious declaration  Crux: Covering all things Catholic

Following the lead of Buenos Aires's former cardinal, now Pope Francis, the Argentine bishops together with leaders of Islam and Judaism in the country signed ...

Hear the Sounds of Wind on Mars, Recorded by NASA’s InSight Lander - The New York Times

Friday, December 07, 2018

Hear the Sounds of Wind on Mars, Recorded by NASA’s InSight Lander  The New York Times

An instrument aboard the spacecraft for measuring the shaking of marsquakes picked up vibrations in the air.

Microsoft plans to revamp Edge using Chromium. But what exactly is it? - Windows Central

Friday, December 07, 2018

Microsoft plans to revamp Edge using Chromium. But what exactly is it?  Windows Central

Microsoft's announcement that it will rebuild its Edge browser using Chromium was a bit of a shocker. It almost sounds like Microsoft has decided to let Google ...

Nokia 3.1 Plus, Nokia 5.1 Plus Price Revealed by Retailer, Nokia 8.1 Promo Video Leaks - Gadgets 360

Tuesday, December 04, 2018

Nokia 3.1 Plus, Nokia 5.1 Plus Price Revealed by Retailer, Nokia 8.1 Promo Video Leaks  Gadgets 360

Nokia 3.1 Plus and Nokia 5.1 Plus appear set to be unveiled for European markets, alongside the anticipated Nokia 8.1, on Wednesday.

Tour December's Sky: Morning Planets - Sky & Telescope

Friday, November 30, 2018

Tour December's Sky: Morning Planets  Sky & Telescope

December's astronomy podcast urges you to get outside early to gaze on dazzling Venus — then Mercury, then Jupiter — crowding the eastern sky before dawn.

[Promo Codes] Planet Runners - iOS ($3.99 value) - Touch Arcade

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

[Promo Codes] Planet Runners - iOS ($3.99 value)  Touch Arcade

Here are some codes for our recently launched title Planet Runners. These codes give you "An alright amount of Gems" package worth ~$3.99! Grab the...

Eight science apps that turn your phone into a laboratory - Popular Science

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Eight science apps that turn your phone into a laboratory  Popular Science

Apps can turn your smartphone into a scientific instrument. These programs let you spot birds, identify stars, learn about the elements, and more.

How to watch Discovery online for free - The Daily Dot

Thursday, November 15, 2018

How to watch Discovery online for free  The Daily Dot

Tired of cable but don't want to miss MythBusters and Deadliest Catch? Here's how to watch a Discovery live stream for free. Updated December 2018.

Tiny Android, Linux laptop: Cosmo Communicator is also dual-screen phone - ZDNet

Tuesday, November 06, 2018

Tiny Android, Linux laptop: Cosmo Communicator is also dual-screen phone  ZDNet

The Cosmo Communicator aims to correct the drawbacks of the Psion-inspired Gemini PDA.

Planet Computers’ Cosmo Communicator blends Android palmtop and phone - Circuit Breaker

Monday, November 05, 2018

Planet Computers’ Cosmo Communicator blends Android palmtop and phone  Circuit Breaker

This six-inch Android mini-laptop with a physical keyboard now comes with the guts you need to take pictures and make calls. Is there a chance it could replace ...

Planet Computers follows Gemini PDA with QWERTY flagship killer - The INQUIRER

Monday, November 05, 2018

Planet Computers follows Gemini PDA with QWERTY flagship killer  The INQUIRER

PLANET COMPUTERS - the company behind the cult Gemini device which updated the Psion PDA for the 21st century has unveiled a successor. The Cosmo ...

Google's Project Treble Hasn't Fixed Android Updates Yet - ExtremeTech

Friday, November 02, 2018

Google's Project Treble Hasn't Fixed Android Updates Yet  ExtremeTech

Google has always struggled with the so-called fragmentation of the Android platform, but that hasn't stopped it from becoming the most popular computing ...

Planet Gemini PDA 4G+Wi-Fi review: The Psion organiser makes a comeback - Pocket-lint.com

Friday, November 02, 2018

Planet Gemini PDA 4G+Wi-Fi review: The Psion organiser makes a comeback  Pocket-lint.com

As a follow-up to the original Psion it's a fantastic reboot delivering a fast and easy-to-use PDA for those who used to love the original and still.

Climate One: 'Will China Save the Planet?' - Minnesota Public Radio News

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Climate One: 'Will China Save the Planet?'  Minnesota Public Radio News

In her new book "Will China Save the Planet?" Barbara Finamore says China may well take the lead in saving the world from environmental catastrophe.

NASA’s prolific planet-hunter Kepler has finally earned its retirement - TechCrunch

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

NASA’s prolific planet-hunter Kepler has finally earned its retirement  TechCrunch

After nine years of *service*, half a million stars surveyed, and thousands of planets discovered around those stars, NASA's astonishingly successful Kepler space ...

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is no longer the best Android phone on the planet - T3

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is no longer the best Android phone on the planet  T3

A mere two months after the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 won the accolade of being the best Android phone in the world, it has been dethroned by the Huawei Mate ...

Ont. researchers discover new planet 1,200 light years away - CTV News

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Ont. researchers discover new planet 1,200 light years away  CTV News

Researchers at Western University in London, Ont. have discovered a new planet orbiting within an area that could support life.

How to Get Fortnite on Any Android Phone Now - Lifehacker

Sunday, October 14, 2018

How to Get Fortnite on Any Android Phone Now  Lifehacker

When Epic Games initially released Fortnite for Android earlier this year it made it exclusively available on Samsung devices. If you're rocking a Galaxy S9 or ...

Huawei Mate 20 Pro might be more powerful than iPhone XS - T3

Friday, October 12, 2018

Huawei Mate 20 Pro might be more powerful than iPhone XS  T3

The Huawei Mate 20 Pro is about to be crowned the fastest Android smartphone on the planet, according to a leaked speed test shared on gsmarena.

Five in a row—the planets align in the night sky - Phys.Org

Friday, October 12, 2018

Five in a row—the planets align in the night sky  Phys.Org

For the second time this year, the five brightest planets can be seen at the same time. You can catch them by looking towards the western sky after sunset.

Punkt: A minimalist Android for the paranoid - The Register

Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Punkt: A minimalist Android for the paranoid  The Register

Readers cry out for more diversity in the phone world, but few alternatives are as striking as Punkt's take on Android. Petter Neby, founder and CEO of the Swiss ...

Ridley Scott to make his TV debut by directing an android show for TNT - The A.V. Club

Monday, October 08, 2018

Ridley Scott to make his TV debut by directing an android show for TNT  The A.V. Club

Another day, another famous film director decides to try their hand at making a TV show. This time, the traitor to the sanctity of cinema is Ridley Scott, with a press ...

Huawei's latest update for the P20 Pro disables the camera's Master AI feature by default - Android Police

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Huawei's latest update for the P20 Pro disables the camera's Master AI feature by default  Android Police

Huawei is proud of the fact that the P20 Pro sits atop the DxOMark Mobile rankings. The company attributes that feat in large part to its Master AI... by Jason ...

Android at 10: the world’s most dominant technology - The Verge

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Android at 10: the world’s most dominant technology  The Verge

Now that Android is 10 years old, Dieter Bohn looks back at its history and just how big it's become: bigger than the iPhone and bigger than even Windows.

Nintendo’s Dragalia Lost is a much more traditional mobile game - The Verge

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Nintendo’s Dragalia Lost is a much more traditional mobile game  The Verge

Nintendo's latest mobile game, Dragalia Lost for iPhone and Android, takes the company in a different direction with a very traditional free-to-play RPG.

30 best new Android games released this week including Life is Strange: Before the Storm, Flipflop Solitaire, and Phantomgate : The Last Valkyrie - Android Police

Sunday, September 23, 2018

30 best new Android games released this week including Life is Strange: Before the Storm, Flipflop Solitaire, and Phantomgate : The Last Valkyrie  Android Police

Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android games that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week or so. This week I have... by ...

NASA’s planet hunter satellite gets first hit in its search for another Earth - Digital Trends

Friday, September 21, 2018

NASA’s planet hunter satellite gets first hit in its search for another Earth  Digital Trends

Scanning its first sector on a two-year mission, NASA's planet hunter satellite TESS discovered a new Earth-like planet. At only 62 light-years distant, the new ...

iPhone or Android? We reveal the truth about which handset is actually the best - The Sun

Friday, September 14, 2018

iPhone or Android? We reveal the truth about which handset is actually the best  The Sun

IT'S the ultimate question when buying a new blower: Apple or Android? If you're stuck on whether to invest in the stylish iPhone, or dive into the diverse world of ...

Inside Planet Labs’ new satellite manufacturing site - TechCrunch

Friday, September 14, 2018

Inside Planet Labs’ new satellite manufacturing site  TechCrunch

Satellite imaging and analytics company Planet is taking the wraps off its new manufacturing space in San Francisco. Founded by ex-NASA employees, Planet ...

Pluto is most definitely a planet — and should never have been downgraded, say some scientists - WHNT News 19

Monday, September 10, 2018

Pluto is most definitely a planet — and should never have been downgraded, say some scientists  WHNT News 19

(CNN) -- Make Pluto great again? That seems to be the aim of a new study that urges Pluto be returned to its former planetary glory. The research, published in ...

Gemini PDA: A long-term evaluation of the reborn Psion Series 5 - ZDNet

Thursday, September 06, 2018

Gemini PDA: A long-term evaluation of the reborn Psion Series 5  ZDNet

Inspired by the Psion Series 5, Planet Computers' 6-inch Android/Linux device seeks to revive interest in the Personal Digital Assistant (PDA) form factor.

Atmospheric platformer 'Planet Alpha' launches on Xbox One and PC - Windows Central

Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Atmospheric platformer 'Planet Alpha' launches on Xbox One and PC  Windows Central

Planet Alpha is an atmospheric side-scrolling platformer which features gorgeous visuals and a compelling story. Players awake on a strange alien world that is ...

Be kind to the planet with these new green Nimble charging accessories - Android Central

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Be kind to the planet with these new green Nimble charging accessories  Android Central

Nimble, a company founded by people from Mophie, is here to change the way we charge our phones. The brand just started selling tech charging accessories ...

PLANET COMPUTERS SHOWCASES GEMINI PDA AT IFA 2018 - ResponseSource

Thursday, August 23, 2018

PLANET COMPUTERS SHOWCASES GEMINI PDA AT IFA 2018  ResponseSource

Users around the world are now enjoying the benefits of the device – typing and creating *content* on the move. • Gemini PDA – new Android/Linux smartphone ...

'NASA Selfies' and TRAPPIST-1 VR Apps Now Available - Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

'NASA Selfies' and TRAPPIST-1 VR Apps Now Available  Jet Propulsion Laboratory

The universe is at your fingertips with two new digital products from NASA. The NASA Selfies app and NASA's Exoplanet Excursions virtual reality app were ...

16 smartphone apps for (nearly) any emergency - Popular Science

Monday, August 13, 2018

16 smartphone apps for (nearly) any emergency  Popular Science

In an emergency, your phone can save the day. These 16 apps will help you find your way, apply first aid, escape a dangerous situation, and face natural ...

Here's every Android device compatible with Fortnite - CNET

Thursday, August 09, 2018

Here's every Android device compatible with Fortnite  CNET

Before you get too excited, check to see if your phone or tablet will even run the Fortnite beta.

Gemini PDA review: The Psion Series 5, reborn - IT PRO

Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Gemini PDA review: The Psion Series 5, reborn  IT PRO

Remember the Psion Series 5? Many people of a certain generation have fond memories of the palm-top PDA, and it was ubiquitous throughout the business ...

Leaked 'Fortnite' Skin Looks Like A Samsung Galaxy Android Exclusive - Forbes

Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Leaked 'Fortnite' Skin Looks Like A Samsung Galaxy Android Exclusive  Forbes

One of the new leaked skins in Fortnite's v5.2 patch looks like it might be exclusive to the Samsung Galaxy, or possibly just the Samsung Galaxy S9.

Google Maps now shows a globe instead of a flat Earth when you zoom out - 9to5Google

Friday, August 03, 2018

Google Maps now shows a globe instead of a flat Earth when you zoom out  9to5Google

Google Maps is the most popular online navigation tool on the planet, but until recently, it only showed a flat depiction of the Earth when you zoomed out. Now ...

The 5 Best Stargazing Apps for iPhone and Android, 2018 Edition - Inverse

Thursday, July 26, 2018

The 5 Best Stargazing Apps for iPhone and Android, 2018 Edition  Inverse

Mars will be brighter in the sky than usual on Friday, brighter than it has appeared in 15 years. To see the red planet, you'll want a stargazing app that can help ...

How to Use Mobile Apps to Watch Mars' Closest Approach Since 2003 - Space.com

Thursday, July 26, 2018

How to Use Mobile Apps to Watch Mars' Closest Approach Since 2003  Space.com

Well, this is it. It's finally here — the time when Earth's orbit will bring us closer to Mars than we've been in 15 years! This is a worldwide event, although people ...

Xiaomi Announces Mi A2 and A2 Lite Android One Phones - ExtremeTech

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Xiaomi Announces Mi A2 and A2 Lite Android One Phones  ExtremeTech

The Mi A1 led the charge for a revitalized Android One program, and now Xiaomi has announced the successors: the ...

Google's Mobile Monopoly : Planet Money - NPR

Monday, July 23, 2018

Google's Mobile Monopoly : Planet Money  NPR

The European Commission just slapped Google with a $5 billion fine for abusing its Android monopoly. How did it create the alleged monopoly? By making ...

How to ditch your iPhone for Android—and take your files with you - Popular Science

Monday, July 23, 2018

How to ditch your iPhone for Android—and take your files with you  Popular Science

Switching from iPhone to Android involves moving all your data to a new system full of new, non-compatible apps. That's why you need our step-by-step guide.

Here's when and how Google Fuchsia may launch, replacing Android and Chrome OS - TechRadar

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Here's when and how Google Fuchsia may launch, replacing Android and Chrome OS  TechRadar

The mysterious Google Fuchsia operating system is reportedly being readied for smart home devices in the next three years – potentially expanding to phones, ...

EU Hits Google With $5 Billion Fine For Pushing Apps On Android Users - NPR

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

EU Hits Google With $5 Billion Fine For Pushing Apps On Android Users  NPR

The European Commission found that the tech giant broke EU antitrust rules by requiring manufacturers to pre-install the Google and Chrome apps. Google ...

A clone of the iconic Psion Agenda calendar app is now available for Android - The Next Web

Monday, July 09, 2018

A clone of the iconic Psion Agenda calendar app is now available for Android  The Next Web

Earlier this year, TNW wrote about the efforts of a UK company trying to revive the humble Psion PDA. So far, Planet Computers has released a compelling ...

Second screen on the Planet Computers’ Gemini PDA: Would you want it? - Android Community

Monday, July 09, 2018

Second screen on the Planet Computers’ Gemini PDA: Would you want it?  Android Community

Planet Computers' Gemini PDA should be considered a success at this point, regardless of other people's gripes about it. The Gemini PDA has proved to the ...

Gemini goes back to the '90s with Agenda, Data and mulls next steps - The Register

Friday, July 06, 2018

Gemini goes back to the '90s with Agenda, Data and mulls next steps  The Register

Exclusive Planet Computers, the tiny British outfit reviving Psion-style handheld computing, has told The Reg it has received new investment which enables it to ...

Planet Computers’ Gemini PDA gets a quad-boot option - Android Community

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Planet Computers’ Gemini PDA gets a quad-boot option  Android Community

There's nothing quite like the Gemini PDA in the market today, but that's probably because it was assumed that the market window for a pocket computer in this.

Planet Computers Announces Sailfish 3 Update For Gemini PDA - Android Headlines

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Planet Computers Announces Sailfish 3 Update For Gemini PDA  Android Headlines

Planet Computers' Gemini PDA has been out of the news for a while but the UK company is now back with updates on its miniature laptop-like mobile device's ...

Put a Personal Astronomer in Your Pocket Using Mobile Apps - Space.com

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Put a Personal Astronomer in Your Pocket Using Mobile Apps  Space.com

In this edition of Mobile Astronomy, I'll tell you how to download a free astronomy app for your mobile device that puts a personal astronomer in your pocket.

Latest Essential Phone camera app update brings back “tiny planet” videos - Android Authority

Friday, June 15, 2018

Latest Essential Phone camera app update brings back “tiny planet” videos  Android Authority

This is the second update to the Essential Phone's camera app in as many weeks, though Essential created a knack for quick updates.

Essential Camera Update Brings Improvements & Tiny Planets - Android Headlines

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Essential Camera Update Brings Improvements & Tiny Planets  Android Headlines

Essential took to its official Twitter feed this morning to announce a new camera update that's rolling out now to the Google Play store, bringing back one popular ...

Fortnite now has 125 million players just one year after launch - The Verge

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Fortnite now has 125 million players just one year after launch  The Verge

Developer Epic Games announced today that Fortnite has grown to 125 million registered players in less than a year. The metric, confirmed in a blog post about ...

Android gaming phones have a lot of growing up to do - The Verge

Thursday, June 07, 2018

Android gaming phones have a lot of growing up to do  The Verge

The ROG Phone from Asus, which made its debut at Computex 2018, is the latest entrant in the category of Android gaming phone. Devices like this have never ...

Samsung is finally cloning the iPhone X, but it still refuses to steal the notch - BGR

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Samsung is finally cloning the iPhone X, but it still refuses to steal the notch  BGR

When it comes to software features, Apple loves nothing more than to look to Android and copy various features that might improve its own mobile platform.

Planet or Plastic? - National Geographic

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Planet or Plastic?  National Geographic

National Geographic has teamed up with Wattpad, the global multiplatform entertainment company for original stories, to raise awareness of the global plastic ...

Planet Computers Gemini Review - Forbes

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Planet Computers Gemini Review  Forbes

I used a Filofax until I realised that the non-techie publisher on the computer magazine I edited was using a Psion. I made the switch and found it was the right ...

The Best Free Stargazing Apps Of 2018 - Forbes

Wednesday, May 09, 2018

The Best Free Stargazing Apps Of 2018  Forbes

What are the most popular stargazing apps available in 2018 and what do they have to offer?

Top 10 Most Downloaded Apps On The Planet Right Now - 2oceansvibe News

Friday, May 04, 2018

Top 10 Most Downloaded Apps On The Planet Right Now  2oceansvibe News

Apps have taken over the world and show no sign of stopping, but I can almost guarantee that the number one app right now is something you've never heard of.

Gemini PDA Hands-On: The '90s (and Keyboards) Are Back - Tom's Guide

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Gemini PDA Hands-On: The '90s (and Keyboards) Are Back  Tom's Guide

Planet Computers' Gemini handset proves everything old is new again by reintroducing a '90s-style PDA to the smartphone age.

8 Of The Top 10 Most Profitable Smartphones On The Planet Are Made By Apple - Forbes Now

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

8 Of The Top 10 Most Profitable Smartphones On The Planet Are Made By Apple  Forbes Now

The iPhone X leads the way with 35% of global smartphone profits.

Gemini: Vulture gives PDA some Linux lovin' - The Register

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Gemini: Vulture gives PDA some Linux lovin'  The Register

Review Planet Computing's Gemini is a middling Android phone integrated with a Psion Series 5-style keyboard and clamshell case. Since our exclusive ...

Gemini PDA review: We’ve come a long way since keyboards - Engadget

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Gemini PDA review: We’ve come a long way since keyboards  Engadget

The sun may have set on the phone-with-a-keyboard phenomenon, but there are still people who pine for physical keys. Armed with a deca-core processor, ...

This upcoming Android phone didn’t just beat the iPhone X’s benchmark scores, it crushed them - BGR

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

This upcoming Android phone didn’t just beat the iPhone X’s benchmark scores, it crushed them  BGR

Apple's iPhone lineup has a long history of confusing Android fans. By that, we mean that new iPhone specs don't typically appear all too impressive on paper.

Planet Computers might just succeed at bringing back the PDA with its $599 Gemini - The Next Web

Monday, April 09, 2018

Planet Computers might just succeed at bringing back the PDA with its $599 Gemini  The Next Web

Tonight we're going to crunch spreadsheets like it's 1999.

Unofficial LineageOS 14.1 now available for the Gemini PDA - XDA-Developers

Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Unofficial LineageOS 14.1 now available for the Gemini PDA  XDA-Developers

It's not often that we see successful crowd-funding campaigns for smartphones. Planet Computers' Gemini PDA is one example of a successful Indiegogo ...

A Palm smartphone reboot is reportedly coming to Verizon later this year - The Verge

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

A Palm smartphone reboot is reportedly coming to Verizon later this year  The Verge

Verizon may be launching a new device in the second half of this year — a Palm-branded smartphone in 2018 — an anonymous source told Android Police.

Your Smartphone has a Dark Side That May Surprise You - The Weather Channel

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Your Smartphone has a Dark Side That May Surprise You  The Weather Channel

By 2040, smartphones and the data centers that serve them will be the environment's most damaging information and communications technologies.

How smartphones are heating up the planet - The Conversation CA

Sunday, March 25, 2018

How smartphones are heating up the planet  The Conversation CA

When we think about climate change, the main sources of carbon emissions that come to mind for most of us are heavy industries like petroleum, mining and ...

Planet Gemini PDA Review: A tiny computer with big ideas - Android Central

Friday, March 23, 2018

Planet Gemini PDA Review: A tiny computer with big ideas  Android Central

Is it a smartphone? A tiny computer? A revived personal organizer?

Sophia, world's first humanoid citizen, focuses on saving the planet, plans to conquer Mt Everest - Economic Times

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Sophia, world's first humanoid citizen, focuses on saving the planet, plans to conquer Mt Everest  Economic Times

KATHMANDU: Sophia, the world's first humanoid citizen, delivered a speech and said she will be the first non-human to conquer the world's highest peak Mt ...

Android vendors are having a ton of trouble copying Apple’s latest iPhone tech - BGR

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Android vendors are having a ton of trouble copying Apple’s latest iPhone tech  BGR

In the smartphone industry, a pattern has developed over the past decade. Whether or not Apple is first with a new key technology or design, Android phone ...

[Bonus Round] Lost in the Dungeon, Battle Planet AR, Animus, YuME: Alice's Dream, Idle Skies, Stardust Battle, and Master of Eternity - Android Police

Friday, March 16, 2018

[Bonus Round] Lost in the Dungeon, Battle Planet AR, Animus, YuME: Alice's Dream, Idle Skies, Stardust Battle, and Master of Eternity  Android Police

Welcome to the latest entry in our Bonus Round series, wherein we tell you all about the new Android games of the day that we couldn't get to during our... by ...

Gemini PDA Forums are now open - XDA-Developers

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Gemini PDA Forums are now open  XDA-Developers

Looking for a forum to discuss your Gemini PDA clamshell Android device? Then you're come to the right place! Join the world famous XDA-Developers forums ...

Eight things your phone's camera can do—other than snapping selfies - Popular Science

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Eight things your phone's camera can do—other than snapping selfies  Popular Science

Smartphone cameras let you take advantage of every available photo opportunity. But they can do more than snap pictures of partying friends and sweeping ...

Google's Android P is all about notches and notifications - CNET

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Google's Android P is all about notches and notifications  CNET

The search giant's new mobile software -- right now only a preview version -- also brings upgrades in security and indoor mapping.

Jurassic World Alive roaring to iOS and Android with AR dinosaurs, Pokémon GO-like gameplay - 9to5Mac

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Jurassic World Alive roaring to iOS and Android with AR dinosaurs, Pokémon GO-like gameplay  9to5Mac

Gigantic dinosaurs may soon be roaming the planet once again — at least on iOS and Android. Universal Studios and Montreal-based video game company ...

18 new and notable (and 1 WTF) Android apps and live wallpapers from the last two weeks (2/27/18 - 3/5/18) - Android Police

Monday, March 05, 2018

18 new and notable (and 1 WTF) Android apps and live wallpapers from the last two weeks (2/27/18 - 3/5/18)  Android Police

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 two... by ...

Essential Camera update adds 360-degree Tiny Planet mode and 'flash' for front-facing camera - Android Police

Monday, February 26, 2018

Essential Camera update adds 360-degree Tiny Planet mode and 'flash' for front-facing camera  Android Police

Essential has been steadily instilling more and more features into the PH-1, many of which have concerned the camera. Most recently, the Essential Camera...

I found a Gemini PDA running Sailfish OS, and it was wild - Engadget

Monday, February 26, 2018

I found a Gemini PDA running Sailfish OS, and it was wild  Engadget

At CES, a certain portion of Engadget's staff fell in love with the Gemini, a reimagining of the Psion PDA from the late 1990s. If the promise of a dual-booting...

The Gemini pocket PC is shipping and we've got one. This is what it's like - The Register

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

The Gemini pocket PC is shipping and we've got one. This is what it's like  The Register

Exclusive They've really gone and done it. They've made a modern Psion: a brand new computer that fits in your pocket – one you can touch-type on and ...

Gemini PDA will ship with Android, but has support for Linux - Android Community

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Gemini PDA will ship with Android, but has support for Linux  Android Community

We've wrote about Planet Computers' Gemini pocket computer/PDA before, and we've even met it face-to-face at CES 2018. Planet Computers should be ...

Gemini PDA will ship with Android, but it also supports Debian, Ubuntu, Sailfish, and Postmarket OS (crowdfunding, work in progress) - Liliputing

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Gemini PDA will ship with Android, but it also supports Debian, Ubuntu, Sailfish, and Postmarket OS (crowdfunding, work in progress)  Liliputing

The makers of the Gemini PDA plan to begin shipping the first units of their handheld computer to their crowdfunding campaign backers any day now. And while ...

Planet Computers’ Gemini brings the classic PDA into the Android era - AndroidGuys

Friday, January 12, 2018

Planet Computers’ Gemini brings the classic PDA into the Android era  AndroidGuys

Some of you might remember the Psion Series 5, a personal digital assistant (PDA) device that launched back in 1997. Well, the original Psion designers have ...

Planet Computers' Gemini is a tiny Android laptop with the spirit of Psion - The Verge

Sunday, January 07, 2018

Planet Computers' Gemini is a tiny Android laptop with the spirit of Psion  The Verge

The Gemini is a $399 clamshell Android device with a full physical keyboard.