Microphone issues plague some Google Pixel owners

After a string of issues with some Google Pixel phones, such as Bluetooth shutting off randomly and another bug which interfered with the phone app sending audio over Bluetooth, it appears that yet another problem has appeared. This time, some Pixel owners are hitting the support forums saying that their microphones stop working, and unfortunately it looks to be a hardware issue.

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FCC filing reveals unlocked Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ with support for all U.S. carriers

We are only a few weeks away from the official announcement of Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, but that’s not stopping the news and rumors from continuing to pour in. The latest comes courtesy of the FCC where a recent filing indicates Samsung will sell unlocked versions of both the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ with support for all U.S. carriers.

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Giveaway: Win a case for your Google Pixel (XL)!

The Google Pixel (XL) is a beautiful phone, but not all of us are gentle on our stuff. You could use a little protection for Android’s premier phone that costs a fortune. That’s why we’ve partnered with three companies who make cases to co-host a giveaway for you on Talk Android. Together, you’re able to enter a giveaway to win one of eight cases that pair nicely with the Pixel (XL), offering both protection and style without being bulky. These are high-end cases for a high-end phone.

Let’s give you a free case for your Google Pixel (XL). Enter the giveaway below.

Giveaway: Win a case for your Google Pixel!

The Google Pixel is a beautiful phone, but not all of us are gentle on our stuff. You could use a little protection for Android’s premier phone that costs a fortune. That’s why we’ve partnered with three companies who make cases to co-host a giveaway for you on Talk Android. Together, you’re able to enter a giveaway to win one of eight cases that pair nicely with the Pixel, offering both protection and style without being bulky. These are high-end cases for a high-end phone.

Let’s give you a free case for your Google Pixel. Enter the giveaway below.

Here’s the Samsung Galaxy S8 in black

It looks like pulling the Galaxy Note 7 from the market last year greatly increased interest in Samsung’s 2017 flagship. The reason we say that is because people are going wild every time a new leak occurs. Today, for example, we have a Galaxy S8 leak showing the phone in black and from multiple angles. There’s no question that it’ll be a hot topic until the next leak happens, but for now this post will be our most popular.

You just can’t keep your eyes off of this phone.