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December 23, 2020
December 20, 2020
Samsung app leaks Galaxy Buds Pro in full including copy of Apple’s ‘Spatial Audio’ feature
Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Buds Pro look like they’ll finally be the company’s proper competitor to Apple’s excellent AirPods Pro. Now, thanks to an early leak in Samsung’s own app, we’re getting a closer look at the Galaxy Buds Pro and their features including a new one similar to Apple’s “Spatial Audio.”
December 25, 2020
Android’s Fast Pair UI for setting up headphones updated to look like iOS
Depending on the earbuds, set up could be as simple as bringing the Bluetooth accessory near your Android phone. This is made possible by Fast Pair, which Google updated in recent weeks to take after iOS.
Deals: Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 $250, SanDisk storage, more
December 26, 2020
Google Camera 8.1 disabled using the Pixel 5 and 4a 5G’s ultrawide lens for astrophotography
An ultrawide lens is the Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a 5G’s distinguishing camera hardware addition, and at launch, it could be used to take wide astrophotography shots. With Google Camera 8.1 in November, that capability was quietly removed.
December 7, 2020
Google’s excellent Recorder app for Pixel can capture audio from Bluetooth headphones
The best part of Pixel smartphones is the clever and useful software. Now, one of Google’s best Pixel-exclusive apps, Recorder, is adding support for external mics and Bluetooth headphones for more flexible recording.