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Snapchat not working? Here are some ways you can try to fix Snapchat

Update: September 11, 2020, 12:12 p.m. ET: A lot of people are having problems with Snapchat today. According to reports on Downdetector, the problems with Snapchat started around noon in the east. Snapchat is a fun way to keep in touch with friends and family. If it doesn’t work, you

Hands-on with all the new OxygenOS 11 features

Google released Android 11 earlier this week, and – a welcome change – quite a few smartphones are compatible with beta versions of the update. OnePlus announced a preview for Android 11 developers earlier this month, but has now joined the party with an open beta for Oxygen OS 11

The best new streaming trailers you need to watch this week

Thank god it’s Friday! It’s time to sit back, relax, and check out some cool new movie trailers and series teasers for movies and shows coming to streaming services. This week we have a smaller selection of trailers thanks to the mother load that dropped last week. But there are

Huawei Petal Search goes head-to-head with Google

Searching for flower petals started as a workaround for Huawei customers to find and install apps when Google services like the Play Store are not available. But it quickly becomes a much bigger project. By scouring the web for official APKs, Huawei has learned a lot about crawling and indexing

Phones running EMUI 11 will be able to upgrade to Harmony OS

Huawei has announced that EMUI 11 devices are eligible for an upgrade to Harmony OS. There is still no word on specific devices being updated. Huawei yesterday pulled the curtain back on Harmony OS 2.0, marking the second iteration of its own operating system. The company also said it intends

OnePlus Watch may feature a circular design unlike the Oppo Watch

The rumored OnePlus watch will have a circular face, according to a Twitter tipster. The wearable was listed on an approval list late last month. It is possible that the watch is based on the circular chassis of the Vivo Watch. Concrete evidence of the OnePlus watch resurfaced last month

Pixel 3 owners are reporting swollen batteries, damaged rear covers

Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL owners report swollen batteries and peeling back covers. Some users have been able to get replacement units out of warranty while others are not as lucky. Swollen batteries are serious business in the gadget field, but we usually only see this phenomenon on old