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IPhone: How to Claim a $25 Credit in the ‘iPhone Throttling’ Lawsuit

IPhone: How to Claim a $25 Credit in the ‘iPhone Throttling’ Lawsuit

Photo: Leszek Kobusinski (Shutterstock)Remember back in 2017, when Apple came out and admitted that it was throttling iOS devices with degraded batteries? The decision—which the company claimed was all about improving battery life—led to a class-action lawsuit and an eventual $500 million settlement. The terms of the settlement provide cash payments “of approximately $25 per…

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IPhone: How to Use the Alexa App Hands-Free

IPhone: How to Use the Alexa App Hands-Free

Photo: OpturaDesign (Shutterstock)By design, most Alexa-powered devices can be controlled entirely with voice commands right out of the box—just say “Alexa” and your Echo speaker, Fire TV or other Alexa device will respond, no button-presses or taps necessary. The rare exception is the Alexa smartphone app, which requires users tap an “Alexa” button to enable…

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Android: Google may soon bring Voice Match to Android TV

Android: Google may soon bring Voice Match to Android TV

An APK teardown of the latest version of the Google Search app for Android TV by the folks at 9To5Google suggests Google is planning to bring Voice Match integration with the Google Assistant to the platform very soon. The "leak" arrives just a few days after Google confirmed that it would soon bring the feature…

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