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Hands-on with the Nokia 8

by Adam Sinicki 4 days ago0 comments

Android Instant Apps: what do they mean for users and developers?

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How does the Nokia 8 stack up against the competition?

by Williams Pelegrin 3 days ago0 comments

Is Samsung Internet your new web browser?

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Top 5 features of the Essential Phone

The Essential Phone is here and it's a hotly anticipated device but should you care? What makes it special? Here's the top 5 features that make the Essential Phone... essential.
by Nirave Gondhia2 days ago

Essential Phone hands on: 72 hours later

One of the most highly anticipated releases of 2017, we go hands on with the Essential Phone and its grab-bag of features.
by Joshua Vergara2 days ago

Update: Essential Phone is up for pre-order from Sprint, Best Buy, Essential, and Amazon

In addition to Sprint, Andy Rubin has announced that the Essential Phone is also available for pre-order from,, and Amazon.
by Bogdan Petrovan3 days ago

Executives are abandoning Andy Rubin’s Essential smartphone project

Three executives have left Andy Rubin's Essential startup ahead of its first phone's launch — is there trouble at the company?
by Team AA3 weeks ago

The Essential Phone’s front camera is a push towards a completely embedded world

The Essential Phone slaps a camera right into the display itself. What does that mean for the smartphone industry? It's a step in the sprint towards an entirely embedded world.
by David ImelJune 13, 201713

Andy Rubin’s Essential gets ready for battle with $300 million investment

The startup is now said to be valued between $900 million and $1 billion, despite that it's yet to release any products.
by Mitja RutnikJune 8, 20175

First footage from Essential Phone’s 360-degree camera add-on posted online

Official footage from the 360-degree camera add-on for the upcoming Essential Phone has been posted on the company's YouTube channel.
by John CallahamJune 6, 20173

The Essential Phone will work on all four major U.S. carriers, for the most part (Update: AT&T response)

According to Essential, its near bezel-less phone will work on all four major U.S. carriers, but there appear to be caveats to such a statement.
by Williams PelegrinMay 31, 201726

Is there a connection between Essential and LG? Probably not.

A recently discovered patent suggests LG is working on phones with a similar design to the new Essential Phone. But that doesn't necessarily mean there's a link between them.
by Bogdan PetrovanMay 31, 20178

Essential Phone to start shipping in late June with a new digital assistant on board

The Essential Phone will be released in around 30 days and will have a new digital assistant on board.
by Mitja RutnikMay 31, 201711
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