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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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LG teases dual screen device for IFA 2019

One of the highlight features of the LG V50 ThinQ is its Dual Screen attachment that lets you add a case with a second screen, giving you the ability to run to separate apps at once or turn the...
Apple Card

Apple Card begins rolling out today

Apple recently announced that the Apple Card would launch in August, and right on schedule, the new credit card is becoming available. Apple Card is launching today to a limited number of users....
AT&T 5G

AT&T 5G now live in New York City

AT&T's 5G network is expanding again. AT&T 5G is now live in New York City. AT&T tells PhoneDog that its 5G coverage is initially available in parts of the East Village, Greenwich Village...
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5G OnePlus smartphone is launching at Sprint

Sprint is officially getting its first OnePlus phone, and when it arrives, it'll have a special feature in tow. A 5G OnePlus phone is coming to Sprint. There aren't many details available on the...
AirPods 2

Amazon running deals on Apple AirPods, iPad Pro, Pixel 3, and more

We're officially entering Back to School season, and Amazon is celebrating by launching deals on phones, tablets, headphones, and more that'll make going back to class a bit easier. Amazon is now...
Fossil Gen 5 smartwatch

Fossil intros Gen 5 smartwatches with Wear OS, extended battery mode, and iPhone calling support

Samsung isn't the only company announcing new smartwatch hardware today. Fossil today introduced its new Gen 5 smartwatch in two models: Carlyle for men and Julianna for women. Both Wear OS watches...
Android

August 2019 Android security patch updates now rolling out to Google Pixels, Essential Phone

New month, new Android security updates. The August 2019 Android security updates are now rolling out to Google's Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, Pixel 3a, Pixel 3a XL, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Pixel, and Pixel XL...
Pixel 3 XL

Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL are $300 off from Google

In the run-up to the launch of the Pixel 4, Google has started offering deep discounts on the Pixel 3. Google is now selling the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL for $300 off their normal prices. That means...
Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ in the wild

Video shows Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ in the wild

A few days after the Galaxy Note 10 was spotted out in the wild, the upcoming Samsung flagship has been spied again. A new video shows the Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ in action (via SamMobile). Spotted...
Spotify

Select AT&T customers will get Spotify Premium for free

AT&T and Spotify are teaming up to give the big blue carrier's subscribers some free music. Starting tomorrow, August 6, AT&T customers on the Unlimited &More Premium plan will be able to...
Galaxy Watch Active 2

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 official with rotating touch bezel

Samsung kicked off its week of hardware announcements with the Galaxy Tab S6 and now its back with its second new piece of kit. The Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 comes in two sizes, 40mm and 44mm,...
Amazon Alexa

Amazon Alexa users can now opt out of human review program for voice recordings

Following a report from earlier this year that revealed that Amazon has thousands of human workers listening to Alexa requests to improve the assistant, Amazon is now rolling out an option to exclude...
Facebook

Instagram and WhatsApp will get 'from Facebook' branding

Facebook made news when it purchased Instagram and WhatsApp years ago, dropping $1 billion on the former and nearly $20 billion on the latter. Despite Facebook spending that much on the popular apps...
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Google Assistant gaining ability to read and reply to messages from third-party apps

Google Assistant is regularly learning new tricks to make your life easier, and today it's adding another feature to its arsenal. Google Assistant can now read and reply to messages from messaging...
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Xfinity Mobile adds more By the Gig data options, HD streaming add-on for unlimited plan

Xfinity Mobile is making a few notable changes to its rate plans this week. Xfinity Mobile now offers more By the Gig shared data plans. Previously, customers had two options: 1GB for $12 per month...

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