Google Assistant learns new tricks on the Nvidia SHIELD

Google Assistant was introduced on the Nvidia SHIELD in 2017, and although the experience wasn’t as full and well-rounded as on other platforms, Assistant on the SHIELD has slowly been learning and growing.

According to a recent blog post by Nvidia, Assistant on the SHIELD can now send messages to other Assistant-enabled devices in your home, such as Google smart speakers. For example, if you want someone to join you on the couch for some Netflix, you can say “OK Google, broadcast that it’s time to watch TV,” and this will send a voice message to all …


OnePlus 5T tips and tricks!

The OnePlus 5T is a powerful and sleek flagship-grade phone that we can easily recommend: it’s a steal for the price.
But in order to make the most of it, you might want to know a few tips and tricks. These are not advanced complicated features, just simple everyday hacks that will make using your device more enjoyable.
The first things you should do on your OnePlus 5T is set up a fingerprint scanner and check out the cool new Face Unlock. This way you will have your phone securely locked and you can actually start …

How to improve your iPhone X battery life: 3 quick and easy tips and tricks

Battery charge is one of the many things we’ll never have enough of, it seems. Even today’s top phones can barely get us through two days of use, and nothing leads us to believe that the situation is to improve anytime soon. Hardly a surprise, our articles with tips and tricks on improving smartphone battery life draw quite a lot of attention. Articles like the one you’ve landed on, dedicated to the fancy, flashy iPhone X.
So, how do you improve your iPhone X battery life? Well, you cannot swap the stock battery cell for one with a larger …

How to make the most of the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus camera: tips & tricks

The Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus have some of the most advanced cameras put in a phone, but if you are a photography or videography enthusiast who wants to make the best of them, you will probably see the built-in camera app as lacking in terms of options and settings.

With the help of a few apps, you can use the iPhone 8 like a pro

In this article, we round up a few useful tips, tricks and apps that will allow you to shoot better photos and videos on the iPhone 8/8+.

Galaxy Note 8 "Pro" mode camera tips & tricks: use RAW and manual controls to take gorgeous photos

In this day and age of mass automation and AI-driven experiences, it may seem counterintuitive to rely on manual camera controls on your brand new, shiny, bezel-less, smartphone. I mean, why even bother with adjusting so many variables when you can just point your phone at something, tap a button, and get an arguably good-looking result? Right? Well, there’s actually a good reason dabble in the mighty manual mode. In fact, let me tell you, using manual mode is just like shooting on full “Auto,” only a heck of a lot better!

Let’s take the Galaxy Note 8 for …

LG V30 tips and tricks

The LG V30 has just launched in the United States and it’s the company’s best looking and most powerful phone so far.
It comes with some neat functionalities that you may not know about, so that’s why we’ve outlined some of the basic tips and tricks that you can do to enjoy it a little bit more and make the most of its features.
Let’s waste no time and get started with…

KnockON: double tap the screen to turn it off or on

All recent LG phones come with this one trick built in: …

How to improve battery life on your iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus: 10 tips and tricks (+1 bonus)

The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are already out and you may already have one in your hands. Congratulations on the new device! The new iPhones are not only incredibly powerful, thanks to the new Bionic chips, but are also the longest-lasting iPhones we’ve put through our battery life test.

10 and a half hours of screen on time for the large Plus variant and 8 and a half hours for the regular-sized iPhone 8 are absolutely nothing to snark at. In fact, these numbers will probably last the average user well enough and will keep power users grinning for most of the day.

But, …

Samsung Galaxy Note 8: 20+ tips and tricks (video)

Samsung might not have made a huge evolutionary stride with the Galaxy Note 8, but that doesn’t take away from the handset’s excellence.

Purchasing one will get you a cutting-edge design, a massive 6.3-inch display, and some of the best hardware specs money can buy. Combine this with an advanced-dual camera composition and the new S-Pen stylus, and you get one of the most feature-packed handsets released to date.

Still, this plethora of functionalities can be a bit overwhelming, especially if you’re a first-time buyer. Thus, we’ve compiled a number of tricks …

5 tips and tricks to prepare your iPhone/iPad for the iOS 11 update

It’s iOS 11 update time, which means that your iPhone or iPad is about to receive a new coat of paing and a slew of useful new features and functionalities that will definitely change your user experience.
To make sure you run into zero problems when the moment comes and update your iPhone without any hiccups, we’ve compiled a list of a few things that you should take care of in order tо run into no issues!
1. Charge your phone

No one would initiate a major OS update with their …

How to use Apple's iPhone X: tips, tricks and a quick guide to all new gestures and shortcuts

The new $1,000 iPhone X is real and it’s official, and… it comes with no home button.
This is the future: an edge-to-edge, nearly bezel-less design that features a prominent cutout at the top, and an iPhone that is operated by gestures more than ever before.

So… how do you use the button-less new iPhone X?

There are a few main gestures that you need to learn in order to get started using an iPhone X. All of them are very intuitive and easy to learn, so it should only take a few moments to get used …