• Pixel 3 Bug Disables The Phone's Camera

    26 days ago - By Ubergizmo

    Google's Nexus phones were never really known for their cameras. In fact there have been several Nexus handsets whose cameras were quite bad, but Google has definitely turned things around with its Pixel lineup. Unfortunately now it looks like thanks to a bug, Pixel 3 users can't even use the camera. There have been several reports on Google's product forums and Reddit where owners of the Pixel 3 are reporting that when they launch the camera, it just shows them a blank screen. Only a reboot of the phone returns the camera back to normal, although we imagine how inconvenient this must be...
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  • Google Pixel 3 Lite camera samples leak hints at flagship credentials

    Google Pixel 3 Lite camera samples leak hints at flagship credentials

    26 days ago - By Tech Radar

    The rumored Google Pixel 3 Lite is tipped to be a less powerful variant of its flagship siblings, but leaks suggest it will still pack the same excellent 12MP rear camera, and camera samples claiming to be taken with the yet-to-be-announced handset appear to support those claims. The photos were posted by Russian site Rozetked , the same site behind the Pixel 3 Lite leak just a few days earlier , where it's claimed the handset has the same 12MP camera which seriously impressed us in our Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL reviews. If this cheaper version of the handset does inherit the same photography...
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  • Google Calendar SMS Notifications To End In January 2019

    Google Calendar SMS Notifications To End In January 2019

    26 days ago - By Ubergizmo

    One of the features of Google Calendar was its ability to remind users of upcoming events via SMS. In some ways this is useful as there are some users out there who might be more inclined to check messages than other forms of reminders, but unfortunately for those who rely on SMS notifications, that feature will be no more come 2019. This is according to a post by Google in which they have announced that come 7th of January, 2019, they will be ending the SMS notification feature for Google Calendar. Instead they are asking users to simply rely on in-app notifications for their reminders...
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  • Google Pixel users can't use the phone's camera after receiving an error message

    Google Pixel users can't use the phone's camera after receiving an error message

    26 days ago - By Phone Arena

    One of the main reasons to choose a Pixel smartphone is because of its camera, superior to almost all smartphones today. Turns out, some users are unable to fully enjoy their new device after receiving an error message when opening the camera app. The issue was made light of by 9to5Google, after noticing several threads on Reddit and Google's own forums about it.
    There are some variations between what users are experiencing, but the problem seems to be a common one and reports are coming from both Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL owners. The trigger for this bug is a third-party app trying to use ...
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