C. Scott Brown

C. Scott Brown is a freelance writer and regular contributor to Android Authority. He likens technology to a catalyst that advances the human race. He also really likes tea.

C.'s Posts

Microsoft will rebrand MSN News to Microsoft News on Android (Updated)

The MSN News app is being updated with a new news engine and features, along with the new name of Microsoft News.
by C. Scott Brown20 hours ago

You’ll soon see a Google Podcasts app on the Play Store (Update: Google spills the beans)

We now have more details on Google Podcasts, courtesy of what might be a premature info dump from a Google employee.
by C. Scott BrownJune 19, 2018

Google removes Uber integration in Maps with no explanation

If you're looking for the Google Maps Uber integration feature, you'll notice that it's not there. We don't know why it's gone either.
by C. Scott BrownJune 18, 2018

Sony’s Android launcher, Xperia Home, to be put to rest (Update: new launcher in the works)

The Xperia Home launcher is dead, long live the new Xperia Home launcher?
by C. Scott BrownJune 15, 2018

Comments of the Week: Plastic smartphones, Oppo, and Pixel prototypes

Comment Authority is a weekly installment where we highlight the best comments of the week by Android Authority readers.
by C. Scott BrownJune 15, 2018

Android P blocks Substratum themes and other custom overlays (Updated)

Despite a petition and a lot of upset users, Google has confirmed that support for Substratum will not be returning in later versions of Android P.
by C. Scott BrownJune 14, 2018

Twitter will emphasize live news and events in your feed, as part of ‘transformation’

With a stagnation of user growth, Twitter's new strategy is to place a bigger emphasis on Twitter live news and events in your feed.
by C. Scott BrownJune 13, 2018

Streaming games might be coming to Netflix (Update: Netflix responds)

If you're wondering where Netflix games have been all your life, get ready: a streaming game service is allegedly coming.
by C. Scott BrownJune 13, 2018

Terrible name, great price: LG V30S ThinQ for just $600 ($330 off) at B&H

If you're looking for an LG V30S deal, we "ThinQ" we have a good one: get $300 off the list price at B&H Photo right now.
by C. Scott BrownJune 13, 2018

App uses the soothing sounds of Bob Ross to help you sleep

If you've always wanted a Bob Ross app to help you sleep, your prayers have been answered.
by C. Scott BrownJune 13, 2018
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