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Pixel 4’s Recorder app is now compatible with older Pixel phones

Google's AI-powered Recorder app, which has so far been available exclusively for Pixel 4 owners, is finally compatible (via 9to5Google) with older Pixel phones. This doesn't come as a surprise, however, since Google had confirmed last month that the app would be rolled out to older Pixel devices in a future software update. The latest…

Best Cyber Monday 2019 deals still available: Switch Lite, Echo Show, Instant Pot and more (Thursday update) – CNET

This story is part of Holiday Gift Guide 2019, your source for the season's best gifts and deals, hand-picked by the experts at CNET. Although Cyber Monday 2019 is but a fading memory, many of the deals that debuted around Thanksgiving continue this weekend, which is good news if you're still holiday shopping. For example, lots of…

OPPO’s 5G-enabled Reno 3 series phones will debut on December 26

Popular Chinese Android OEM OPPO today confirmed that the company's Reno 3 smartphone lineup will be launched at an event in Hangzhou, China on December 26. While the Reno 3 Pro 5G is expected to be the main highlight, the company will also launch a more affordable 5G-enabled smartphone called the Reno 3 5G. The…

Ofcom proposes ban on sale of locked mobile phones in the UK

Source: AppleWhat you need to knowUK telecoms regulator Ofcom is proposing a ban on the sale of locked mobile phones. It says that the process of paying to unlock a device creates additional hassle that could put people off switching all together. Three major UK carriers sell devices locked to their networks, including Vodafone and…

Samsung looks to be reintroducing Pro Video mode to its phones

With most smartphone cameras taking good-to-excellent photos, the next stage for camera battles is video. The members of the Samsung Galaxy S10 and Galaxy Note 10 families all take really good video, and Samsung wants to keep that up going into 2020. Code in the Galaxy Note 10's One UI 2.0 Beta revealed a few…

Amazon and Epic Games Store offer limited-time deals on Echo speakers and popular games

This story is part of a group of stories called Only the best deals on Verge-approved gadgets get the Good Deals stamp of approval, so if you're looking for a deal on your next gadget or gift from major retailers like Amazon, Walmart, Best Buy, Target, and more, this is the place to be. Vox…

You can win a 65-inch 4K TV* – CNET

This TV can be yours! Sarah Tew/CNET We're saying goodbye to 2019 by giving away a 65-inch TCL 6-Series! This TV won our Editors' Choice this past October for having "excellent image quality, an affordable price and best-in-class Roku TV smarts." The 6-Series also features 4K UHD resolution with QLED color technology, and Dolby Vision…

Big Leak Seems to Give Us the Best Look Yet at the Galaxy Fold 2

Screenshot: SamsungTechnically, Samsung still hasn’t given it an official name, so in lieu of that, people are just calling it the Galaxy Fold 2. And now, thanks to a user on Weibo, we may have just gotten the best look yet at Samsung’s next foldable phone. Earlier this morning on Weibo, user Wang Ben Hong…