Darcy LaCouvee(609 posts)

Darcy is the editor in chief at Android Authority. He follows the latest trends and is extremely passionate about mobile technology. With a keen eye for spotting emerging trends and reporting them, he works hard to bring you the best analysis, updates, and reports on all things Android. Darcy lives and breathes the latest mobile technology, and believes Android will be on a billion devices in the not too distant future.




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Here are the videos you don’t want to miss this week – June 18, 2016

by: Darcy LaCouveeJune 18, 2016
It was a busy week for the Android Authority family. Not only did Android Authority review several phones, we also saw the launch of a brand new sibling site and YouTube channel, VR Source!
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Google Fiber sets its sights on Dallas

by: Darcy LaCouveeJune 14, 2016
Google is currently in talks with community leaders in the Dallas area to make they're blazing fast Google Fiber internet service a reality in the area.
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Is Samsung developing a new clamshell Android device with an Exynos 8890 SoC?

by: Darcy LaCouveeJune 13, 2016
Apparently Samsung is making a flip phone with near flag ship specifications, well as near as you can get in a flip phone.
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Amazon to launch new music streaming subscription service

by: Darcy LaCouveeJune 10, 2016
According to Reuters, Amazon is planning on launching a new music streaming service that aims to go toe to toe with Spotify and Google Play Music.
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Goodbye Moto X, say hello to Moto Z: what you need to know

by: Darcy LaCouveeJune 9, 2016
Motorola's new offering in the Moto Z line is promising to be a game changer with hot-swap modular capabilities.
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Go champion of the world wants a piece of Google’s DeepMind AI

by: Darcy LaCouveeJune 6, 2016
18-year-year-old Chinese wunderkind Ke Jie says that although he underestimated Google's AlphaGo, he still believes he can take it down.
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Lenovo launches a feature-packed camera app for Motorola phones

by: Darcy LaCouveeJune 3, 2016
Currently live in the Play Store, the new Moto Camera app addresses many shortcomings of Motorola's default camera software.
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Huawei Daydream-ready phone coming this fall, as company takes aim at Apple and Samsung

by: Darcy LaCouveeJune 3, 2016
In a recent Wall Street Journal interview, Huawei has all but declared war on Apple and Samsung, promising to be number 1 in 5 years. Meanwhile, they also revealed their first Daydream ready phone is coming this fall.
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T-Mobile is about to make their 11th ‘Uncarrier’ move

by: Darcy LaCouveeJune 2, 2016
T-Mobile is about to make their eleventh ‘Uncarrier’ move on June 6th, and they’ve been pushing the hype all day today.
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Xiaomi’s Marshmallow-flavored MIUI 8 beta goes live

by: Darcy LaCouveeJune 2, 2016
Xiaomi has released its latest MIUI 8 ROM for public beta testing. If you own a Xiaomi phone and are of the adventurous type, this is your chance to be among the first to have a go at the Chinese company's latest OS based on Marshmallow.
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