Behind-the-scenes video shows how LG created the V30’s wallpaper

The hype machine for the LG V30 is gathering pace as we get closer to its launch at IFA 2017 in Berlin on August 31st, with Evan Blass doing what he does and LG posting details about its latest UX 6.0 interface, the floating bar that replaced the V20’s secondary display, as well as the handsets’ dual camera setup. Continuing the trend, the Korean handset maker has posted a video showing how the V30’s main wallpaper was designed, which we have thoughtfully embedded for you after the break. 

Google’s Pixel 2 pops up at the FCC with Active Edge and Android 8.0.1

With Android O allegedly being officially announced on August 21, another much-anticipated Google product has taken another step in its march towards its eventual launch; the smaller Pixel 2 (Walleye) has made its way to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). As previously rumored, it does indeed appear that HTC is manufacturing the smaller of the two Pixel 2 handsets, with the Taiwanese handset maker filing most of the documents for the phone with the FCC. 

New set of Samsung Galaxy Note 8 images leak

The latest leak involving the forthcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 8 are made up of several pictures captured of the device as opposed to renders. In a series of images posted by myeverydaytech.com we get some good looks at the front and back of the new device along with the S Pen. For Samsung, the leak appears to be unwelcome as the original post has been taken down despite the images already spreading out on the Internet.