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Google may announce ‘Andromeda’ OS at October 4th event

Google may announce ‘Andromeda’ OS at October 4th event There are a number of rumors pointing to an early peek at Andromeda, a version of Android with some Chrome OS bits that make it better for tablet and laptop devices.Rumors of a Chrome OS and Android merger began popping up some months ago, and the arrival of the Play Store on Chromebooks only added fuel to the fire.

Samsung Galaxy S8 announcement reportedly delayed to April 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 announcement reportedly delayed to April 2017 The company will have to earn back consumer trust following the Galaxy Note 7 saga with 2017’s Galaxy S8 launch.However, a new report claims the launch has been pushed back to April with a New York-based event.

Google's Assistant might not be exclusive to Pixel for much longer

Google's Assistant might not be exclusive to Pixel for much longer You might not have to buy a Google Pixel or Pixel XL to get the company's intelligent Assistant after all.When Google launched its Pixel phones in October, it touted Assistant as one of the main selling points.

We might be saying goodbye to the iPhone's home button

We might be saying goodbye to the iPhone's home button When the iPhone 7 killed off the headphone jack, some Apple fans were up in arms.If the rumors about the features of 2017's iPhone X (or whatever Apple winds up calling it) are true, the flagship phone will be losing another long-standard feature: the home button.

Group FaceTime video calls could arrive with iOS 11

Group FaceTime video calls could arrive with iOS 11 One of the marquee features of iOS 11 could be group FaceTime calls.Users will also be able to start group FaceTime calls directly through group chats in iMessage, the report says.

More Samsung Galaxy S8 rumors: 'Infinity display,' iris scanner and yes, a headphone jack

More Samsung Galaxy S8 rumors: 'Infinity display,' iris scanner and yes, a headphone jack Hot on the heels of the news that Samsung's Galaxy S8 won't launch in February comes a bevy of new rumors about the device, some of which contradict previous reports.The displays will cover most of the devices' front sides — similar to this concept image from a Samsung Display video.

Google Pixel 2 might make you ditch your real camera once and for all

Google Pixel 2 might make you ditch your real camera once and for all It's only been a little over three months since Google launched its Pixel phones and there are already rumors swirling around about the Pixel 2.According to the report, Google's got prototypes powered by some kind of Qualcomm "Snapdragon 83X" chip (possibly referring to the 835 chip or an enhanced version of it) and others powered by Intel chips.

MashTalk: How Apple's lawsuit against Qualcomm could affect future iPhones

MashTalk: How Apple's lawsuit against Qualcomm could affect future iPhones On this week's MashTalk, Mashable Tech Editor Pete Pachal, Chief Correspondent Lance Ulanoff and yours truly chat about Apple's lawsuit against Qualcomm and the latest iPhone 8 rumors.We also have special guest, Tech Reporter Brett Williams, to explain why everyone should get laser eye surgery in case of the apocalypse.

Leak suggests Samsung is going after the Surface Pro with an impressive tablet PC

Leak suggests Samsung is going after the Surface Pro with an impressive tablet PC With no Surface Pro 5 available (yet), Samsung might get its chance to leap ahead of the competition, assuming leaked product details from The Leaker turn out to be the real deal.The tablet is also said to have a 5-megapixel front-facing camera and a 13-megapixel rear camera with 4K video recording.

Apple rumored to remove even more buttons from the iPhone

Apple rumored to remove even more buttons from the iPhone The most insane nugget is that Apple might remove all physical buttons (volume, power and mute switch) and replace them with "touch-sensitive inlays in the metal.), or for augmented reality uses (something Tim Cook has teased many, many times).

The next iPhone's battery might be getting a Plus-sized boost

The next iPhone's battery might be getting a Plus-sized boost No matter how much faster, thinner or bigger iPhones get with each passing year, most users have one consistent complaint: the painfully small annual improvements to the device's battery life.7-inch iPhone 7, which has a 1,960 mAh battery, but the additional space inside will make way for a 2,700 mAh battery.

The iPhone 8's screen might be way more than just a pretty glass panel

The iPhone 8's screen might be way more than just a pretty glass panel Brace yourself, because Apple might really kill the iconic home button with built-in Touch ID fingerprint sensor on the iPhone 8.The patent outlines the use of a new type of display technology that uses embedded micro LEDs and an IR diode to essentially scan and detect the position of a finger on the screen.

Julian Assange tweeted for the first time, as if the world needs more tweets

Julian Assange tweeted  for the first time, as if the world needs more tweets Julian Assange tweeted from his personal Twitter account for the first time on Tuesday.Instead, Assange tweeted to inform the world that any rumors of his death should be discounted.

The next iPhone may solve your storage woes—but there's a catch

The next iPhone may solve your storage woes—but there's a catch Get ready to say goodbye to those annoying "Storage Full" messages.The iPhone 8 with two different storage options—64GB and 256GB—according to a new report from Chinese research firm Trendforce.

Apple rumored to announce complete refresh of iPad lineup this spring

Apple rumored to announce complete refresh of iPad lineup this spring The rumor mill currently points to a complete refresh of the iPad lineup with new features, new sizes, and more.According to Mac Otakara (via MacRumors), Apple will hold an event this spring to announce its new iPad lineup.

Apple's USB-C plans might not kill the Lightning connector

Apple's USB-C plans might not kill the Lightning connector We're probably not going to lose the Lightning connector — not with the iPhone 8, at least.The Wall Street Journal dropped a bombshell on the tech world earlier this week with a report claiming Apple's upcoming iPhone 8 will ditch the company's standard Lightning connector in favor of a USB-C port.

A Google Pixel 2 without a headphone jack wouldn't be the end of the world

A Google Pixel 2 without a headphone jack wouldn't be the end of the world Though it sure looks like Samsung's Galaxy S8 will keep the headphone jack, Google is reportedly looking to kill the classic headphone port for the Pixel 2, 9to5Google reports.The Google fan blog says it's seen an "internal Google document" that claims the headphone jack's going away.

Apple vs. Samsung: Who will conquer in the Galaxy S8 vs. iPhone 8 showdown?

Apple vs. Samsung: Who will conquer in the Galaxy S8 vs. iPhone 8 showdown? We still haven't (officially) seen the Galaxy S8 or the yet-to-be-christened iPhone 8, but one of the most trusted leakers in the rumor mill is already confident enough to name Apple the favorite.While the iPhone 7 was received with largely positive reviews, it was widely acknowledged to be a boring update in the iPhone line.

The iPhone 8 sounds like it's the ultimate homage to the original

The iPhone 8 sounds like it's the ultimate homage to the original The Korean news site says the rounder corners are supposed to resemble those from the original iPhone.It's hard to see the original iPhone's subtle, but more rounded corners in pictures.