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How to use your Android phone as a webcam for video conferencing and virtual meetings

That’s right, you can use your Android phone as a makeshift webcam for Zoom or Skype video calls—no cables required.No matter which app you choose, you’re going to need to install the app on your phone and a companion driver on your PC:EpocCam: www.

How to share your Android phone’s mobile connection by tethering or hotspot

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The Personal Hotspot settings let you broadcast your mobile connection as a Wi-Fi signal to any device.There will be three options: Mobile Hotspot, Bluetooth tethering, and USB tethering.

New Nokia phones are here, and one could be the best cheap phone of 2020

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Galaxy S20 Ultra vs. iPhone 11 Pro camera comparison: Which phone is best?

For quick snaps on your holiday you may prefer the crisp appearance of the S20 Ultra, but this can look overprocessed.While I prefer the look of the brighter shot from the S20 Ultra, the iPhone 11 Pro's quality when viewed up close was superior.

Windows 10 20H1 review: Microsoft boosts Linux and Your Phone, but Cortana slips hard

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What may be called Microsoft's Windows 10 April 2020 Update incrementally builds on features you know and use.To set it up, you’ll need to enable Windows’ Linux capabilities manually via the “Turn Windows features on and off” panel.

iPhone 11 Pro vs. Galaxy S20 Ultra camera comparison: Which phone is best?

To see how the S20 Ultra's camera compares to the iPhone 11 Pro, I took both phones around the beautiful Scottish capital city of Edinburgh.While I prefer the look of the brighter shot from the S20 Ultra, the iPhone 11 Pro's quality when viewed up close was superior.

Apple iPhone XS deal bags phone for just £23 per month at EE

Apple's iPhone XS was widely regarded to be one of the best iPhones ever made but it came at a high price, as all new iPhones do.Get the iPhone XS (64GB) on EE with 4GB data for just £23 per month right nowThe iPhone XS sits between the XR and the XS Max, offering an incredibly solid high-end iPhone experience with all the frills that that entails.

How to set up a VPN on your iPhone or Android phone, and why you need one

Read more: The best VPN services for 2020Why do I need a VPN on my phone?If you're looking to invest in a VPN for the long haul, you're going to need more than 10 minutes of research time.

iPhone 11 Pro vs. Galaxy S20 Ultra: Which phone has the best camera?

To see how the S20 Ultra's camera compares to the iPhone 11 Pro, I took both phones around the beautiful Scottish capital city of Edinburgh.While I prefer the look of the brighter shot from the S20 Ultra, the iPhone 11 Pro's quality when viewed up close was superior.

Apple iPhone 11 deal gets you phone cheap with great extras

And for anyone currently looking to upgrade to Apple's new handset, this Apple iPhone 11 phone deal from Three is well worth checking out.What's really nice about this deal, too, is that it comes with Three's Go Roam Around the World and Go Binge features.

LG V60 ThinQ 5G with Dual Screen: An awfully long name for a phone short on innovation

For better or worse, LG has a formula, and it’s sticking to it.You don’t actually need to see the LG V60 ThinQ 5G with Dual Screen to know what it is.

Your future face-scanning phone could check for live skin

An infrared dot projector and camera sensor combine to give Trinamix' tech what it needs to sense different materials (like living skin).Scott Stein/CNET
Fooling a face-scanning phone camera may be a lot more challenging in 2021.

Windows 10’s Your Phone gets next-gen text messages with the Samsung Galaxy S20

These are the best smartphones of 2020How to use Windows 10The best Windows 10 tabletsAccording to Roberto Bojorquez, a Microsoft employee, the company behind Windows 10 has partnered with Samsung to bring RCS message support to the Your Phone app with Galaxy 20 series handsets – though you’ll need to use Samsung Messages as your default message app on the phone.Proud to announce that we have partnered with the Samsung Messages team to bring RCS messaging support to #yourphone app via #linktowindows.

Galaxy Z Flip vs. Motorola Razr: How Samsung's foldable phone compares to the Moto

On the left is the Motorola Razr and on the right is the Galaxy Z Flip.The Z Flip is Samsung's follow-up to the Galaxy Fold, while the Razr is Motorola's first and only foldable phone.

Essential phone company will shut its doors, orphaning its super-thin Gem concept

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Essential will shut down operations, leaving a slew of Essential Phone users with a final February security update and its Gem phone concept, which it had been working on for some time.But in its press release today, Essential noted that the startup has “no clear path to deliver [the Gem] to customers.

Your phone talks about you behind your back. These researchers are listening in

Typically, that sort of network traffic analysis was used to look outside, providing a window on what was happening on public Wi-Fi networks.Phone location data can be a gold mine for advertisers, who tap it to figure out where people are at certain times.

How to make custom emoji on your Android phone

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An example of how you make custom emoji on an Android phone
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One of the best recent developments on Android phones is the ability to mix together two emoji to send to people – the feature blows wide the amount of emoji available at your disposal, so you can express yourself in plenty of new ways.The feature, or Emoji Kitchen as Google calls its new invention, doesn’t extend to all emoji just yet, but it could expand in the future.

Mobile World Congress, the world's biggest phone show, cancelled over coronavirus fears

"Global concern regarding the coronavirus outbreak.Before the cancellation, many of the show’s exhibitors withdrew over the past week due to coronavirus fears.

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip rumors: $1,400 foldable phone takes aim at Motorola Razr

This render imagines how the Galaxy Z Flip phone's hinge might look with the foldable phone opened up.The Galaxy Flip is expected to be smaller than Samsung's Galaxy Fold from 2019 and rival the Motorola Razr flip phone, which went on sale Feb.

Samsung outs its new folding Galaxy flip phone in a surprising Oscar ad

In a surprise TV ad rolling moments after Brad Pitt won his first Oscar for Best Supporting Actor, Samsung took the wraps off its next folding phone.The whimsical 15-second ad was set to French swing song Comic Strip by Serge Gainsbourg and features numerous shots of the new phone opening and closing.