Weekend poll: Are you interested in buying a first-generation 5G phone?

Mobile World Congress is just around the corner, and with it will come a slew of new smartphone launches. Among those new phones will be the world’s very first 5G handsets (and phones with 5G enabled via big plastic bricks slapped on the back), and we know a few things about them. Namely: they’re going to be expensive, and for a good long while you might struggle to even find a place to utilize any of that 5G capability. Read MoreWeekend poll: Are you interested in buying a first-generation 5G phone? was written by the awesome team at Android Police. …

Weekend poll: Are you interested in buying a first-generation 5G phone?

Weekend poll: Do you make video calls from your phone?

Our weekend polls are typically freestanding, but based on the response from our last one, we thought a related follow-up question was in order. You made your interests when it comes to the ideal front-facing camera position known, but we’re curious about how you use that camera. Specifically: Do you use your phone for video calling?

There are plenty of apps to do it with. There’s Skype, Duo, Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp, Viber, FaceTime, and piles of other services that provide video calling features. Read MoreWeekend poll: Do you make video calls from your phone? was written by the awesome team at Android Police….

Weekend poll: Do you make video calls from your phone?

Weekend poll: How often do you use Google’s Discover feed?

Discover, a rebranding for the familiar content list formerly known as “Feed,” seems to be rolling out to a wider audience this week. The rename-associated redesign landed all the way back in October shortly after the announcement, updated dark theme and all. With more people experiencing it, I’m curious to know how many of you make Discover/Feed a regular part of your day.

Just in case you aren’t familiar, Google’s Feed/Discover gives you a customized list of content relevant to your interests based, at least in part, on stuff you search for. Read MoreWeekend poll: How often do you use Google’s Discover feed? was…

Weekend poll: How often do you use Google’s Discover feed?

Weekend poll: How often do you use Google Assistant?

Two products seem to be especially popular among our readers in this recent deal season: smart speakers and smart displays. With a Pixel-heavy fanbase that’s heavily invested into Google’s ecosystem, I’m not surprised that Assistant-powered hardware is a common choice for many of you. So I’m curious: Regardless of whether you have a condo filled to the brim with Google Homes and smart displays, or a home entirely empty of them (save the Assistant on your phone), how often do you use the Assistant? Read MoreWeekend poll: How often do you use Google Assistant? was written by the awesome team at…

Weekend poll: How often do you use Google Assistant?