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  1. Rob

    Google Pixel 8 Pro Unboxing [VIDEO]

    It hasn't even been officially unveiled yet... but that hasn't stopped one YouTuber from getting his hands on one and publishing an unboxing video for all of us to enjoy:
  2. Rob

    WATCH: Google Pixel 8 & Pixel 8 Pro (Launch Event)

    It'll be streaming LIVE right here on October 4th at 10AM ET: Let's watch and discuss in the comments below!
  3. P

    Help Hacked Google pixel 4xl

    So I've seen a few posts on here which have a lot of similarities to what I've been going through for the last year. About a year ago I noticed a lot of bloatware in my phone. Apps that I can't get rid of that have permissions that are completely unnecessary. When I look deeper into my system...
  4. L

    Error trying to publish app on Google Play Store to tests - google pixel emulator and googlequicksearchbox error

    I'm trying to publish an app in google play store and have this error: Exception Process: com.google.android.googlequicksearchbox:search, PID: 12192 java.util.NoSuchElementException: No value present at j$.util.Optional.get (Optional.java:148) at...
  5. NightAngel79

    Pixel 4a leaks! A great looking phone!

    Typical Google, we suspect all details of phone will be leaked well before it comes out, but we are just now getting details. Obviously take these with a grain of salt, but here you go! https://9to5google.com/2020/03/10/pixel-4a-video-leak/ Snip of article content: "The 5.81-inch display is, as...
  6. NightAngel79

    Full Specs of Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL - Surprises?

    Giant surprise, but *MORE* specs were leaked for the Pixel 4's. Didn't realize there was anything left to leak, lol. https://phandroid.com/2019/10/03/pixel-4-pixel-4-full-specs-leaked-ahead-of-official-announcement/ Anyway, what do you all think about this offering from the former HTC team?
  7. NightAngel79

    Camera on the Pixel 4

    Google confirms a multiple camera setup on the Pixel 4! https://twitter.com/madebygoogle/status/1138876305158500353 Rumor is an optical 8x zoom, plus regular camera, possibly no ultra wide on back?? Hard telling. Thoughts?
  8. Android News

    Pixel and Pixel XL No Longer Available From Google Store

  9. Android News

    Google is crowdsourcing ideas for improving Pixel device settings

    Google is asking the reddit Google Pixel community to provide feedback on the device settings and other additions people would like to see in their phones.
  10. Android News

    Deal: Get a Google Pixel for as low as $280 from Woot

    Woot is offering the Google Pixel and Pixel XL for as little as $300, as long as you're okay with a previously used device.
  11. Android News

    Google will begin certifying Android devices for business use

    Google has announced it will start certifying certain Android smartphones for enterprise use. First up on the list include both generations of Pixel phones, the BlackBerry KEYOne, LG V30 and LG G6 and more.
  12. Android News

    January Android security bulletin is now live for Nexus & Pixel devices

    Google has released new factory and OTA images featuring the January security update for Nexus and Pixel devices.
  13. Android News

    Android 8.1 now rolling out to select phones

    Android 8.1 Developer Preview 2 released just last week and now it seems Android 8.1 Oreo will debut for select phones.
  14. Android News

    Google Lens now rolling out to first-gen Pixel devices

    Google Lens seems to be rolling out to first-gen Pixel and Pixel XL devices.
  15. Android News

    Deal: Google Pixel for $575 from eBay

    An eBay seller has the 32GB Pixel available for $575, which is a $75 discount from the MSRP of $649.
  16. Android News

    The Pixel’s HDR+ mode originated from Google Glass

    Google has revealed that the HDR+ camera mode on its Pixel phones was originally thought up for Google Glass. Since Google's wearable computer couldn't fit in a large imaging sensor, Google's software team worked on the software so that it could analyze multiple images and merge them together...
  17. Android News

    Android Authority is giving away a Google Pixel

    Still don't own the Google Pixel? If you're interested in the possibility of picking one up for free, head on over to Android Authority's website and enter their Google Pixel giveaway.
  18. Android News

    Google Pixel may be struggling in India

    Industry insiders in India suggest Google is having a rough go at moving Pixel units, with some believing they've only moved anywhere between 10,000 to 30,000 units in the country. The struggles are being pinned on high costs and tough competition.
  19. T

    Help Voicemail screen gone

    Anyone noticed this? Under my phone app I used to have Favorites, Recent, Contacts, and the VM. Now that has disappeared seemingly overnight. Anyway to get it back?
  20. A

    Tempered Glass

    It has been a long time since I have used a screen protector but since I paid for the phone thought I should get one. Anyone have any experience with tempered glass for the Pixel xl? I am presuming that tempered glass is the best protector now a days. Whats the best company that makes it for the xl?
  21. opalfrog

    Pixel XL call quality

    I finally got my Pixel XL and have had it for a few days now. During phone calls the sound quality sounds a lot like a drive thru speaker. It more noticeable with some people and at higher volumes and certain pitches. I know people have made comments about speaker quality with listening to...
  22. D

    AMAZING that still no availability, Pixel XL 128, Google Store!

    The entire distribution thing: "Verizon Exclusive" NOT... is SO badly handled too. Thoughts?
  23. F

    Sealed battery question?

    If Pixel phones have a sealed battery and it freezes how do you shut it down without being able to remove the battery? All smartphones start freezing after about 2 years and I don't want to have to buy a new phone if it freezes and I am not able to shut it down. I currently have an older model...
  24. ggp

    viewing notifications/time without using side button?

    I've been using Motorola android phones for several years and really enjoy pulling my phone out of my pocket or simply waving my hand over the screen to see my notifications and the time without pressing buttons. I was really leery about giving up my Turbo 2, but the lure of removing bloatware...
  25. O

    File browser: can you create shortcuts?

    hello all, wondering about shortcuts with the Nougat file browser. 1) is it possible to create a shortcut for the file browser itself? (rather than going settings > storage> explore). 2), specifically, I would like to create a shortcut for a particular folder on my home screen (say Music), can...