Alex Wagner

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Alex Wagner

Editorial Director of News and Content for PhoneDog Media. Arsenal, beer, video games. Can be followed on Twitter at @alw.

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Xiaomi Mi A3

Xiaomi Mi A3 is an Android One phone with triple rear cameras, 4030mAh battery

Xiaomi is a hugely popular Android device maker, but some people may not love the company's custom MIUI user interface. For those customers, Xiaomi also offers Android One devices, and today it...
Nintendo Switch

New Nintendo Switch model offers improved battery life

One week after introducing the Switch Lite, Nintendo has confirmed that it's got a slightly improved version of the standard Switch coming, too. A new version of the Nintendo Switch with improved...
Google Maps

Google Maps can show bikesharing stations and number of bikes available

Bikeshare services are a popular way for folks to get around in cities, letting people quickly get from point A to point B without having to own and store their own bike. Now Google Maps is getting...
iOS 13 waffle emoji

Apple shows off new emoji coming to iOS this fall

Lots of new emoji are coming to iOS. Apple today showed off new emoji that will be released to the iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple Watch this fall. There are 59 new emoji coming to Apple's platforms in...
ASUS ROG logo

ASUS ROG Phone 2 leaks out, no notch or hole-punch in sight

One day after Qualcomm announced its new Snapdragon 855 Plus processor aimed at gaming phones, a new device that's expected to be powered by that chip has leaked out. New photos that claim to show...
Apple logo

Apple will reportedly begin funding exclusive podcasts

Apple is one of the biggest names in podcasting because so many people listen using Apple Podcasts. The company has traditionally been pretty hands-off when it comes to podcasting, but a new report...
LG Pay logo

LG Pay launches in the U.S. today

It's been nearly four years since LG Pay was first confirmed and two years since it originally launched, but LG's mobile payment service is finally arriving in the U.S. LG Pay is available in the U.S...
iOS 12

Apple releases iOS 12.4 beta 7 to developers and public testers

iOS 13 may be getting most of the attention lately when it comes to Apple software updates, but the company is also working on another iOS 12 update before iOS 13 launches this fall. Apple today...
Samsung

Samsung One UI 2.0 details leak, reportedly coming with Android Q update

Last year, Samsung launched its new One UI with major improvements to its custom Android user interface. The update has since been released to several Samsung flagship phones with Android Pie, and...
Nokia 2.2

Nokia 2.2 arriving in the U.S. with 5.71-inch display, guaranteed Android updates

After making its international debut last month, the Nokia 2.2 is arriving stateside.  The Nokia 2.2 is now available from Amazon and Best Buy in the U.S. Pricing is set at $139, and the device is...
T-MoBell

T-Mobile and Taco Bell opening T-MoBell stores with free tacos, giveaways, and more

After originally teaming up earlier this year to offer T-Mobile customers free tacos, T-Mo and Taco Bell are now kicking things up a notch. T-MoBell stores will launch at T-Mobile Signature Stores in...
Anker Powercore

Anker portable battery packs, charging cables, and more are getting Prime Day deals

It's always great to see deals on portable battery backs and charging cables because no matter which device you use, you need to charge it. Anker sells accessories to help you keep your phone, tablet...
Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile

T-Mobile and Verizon win awards in latest U.S. network report

Every few months or so, a new report on U.S. mobile networks is released to let us know how AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon are performing. Today we're getting another such report. Opensignal...
Qualcomm

Snapdragon 855 Plus will give a performance boost to gaming phones

Gaming phones are a popular trend in mobile right now, with manufacturers like Xiaomi, ASUS, Razer, and ZTE all launching gaming-focused smartphones. Now Qualcomm is rolling out a new processor to...

Twitter rolling out desktop redesign with darker dark mode, improved navigation

Twitter is launching a new look on your desktop. Twtter today confirmed that it's started to roll out a new Twitter.com website for the desktop, promising that it's "faster, easier to navigate and...

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