Grayscale Mode

Enable Grayscale Mode on your Pixel or nexus device – No Root Needed

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Sachin is an Editor at Bane Tech, where he loves exploring the latest in the Android/Google universe. When he's not buried in words, Sachin is a student at Sheffield Hallam University in the UK studying his first passion which is training to become a culinary arts Chef.
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Back in 2015 there was a trend with new smartphones, to provide a grayscale mode. It got activated on ultra-battery saving mode. Enabling the device to extend its battery life for another couple hours on 5% or less battery. Graphics chips in smartphones consume a lot less power while rendering content in black and white, […]

Top 6 Google Pixel Tips and Tricks

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Sachin is an Editor at Bane Tech, where he loves exploring the latest in the Android/Google universe. When he's not buried in words, Sachin is a student at Sheffield Hallam University in the UK studying his first passion which is training to become a culinary arts Chef.
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Notification light You may have realized, or you may have not, but the Google Pixel phone has an LED notification light. Google doesn’t make it easy to find though. It’s hidden behind the Settings > Device > Notifications menu. Use the toggle to activate it and it will then pulsate depending on the different applications. […]

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ICYMI: MWC, Google Pixel 2, YouTube TV, and more!

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ICYMI this week was a big week in tech news because of Mobile World Congress. Anything else that happens this week seems to get snuffed out due to all the news coming out from MWC. However, there are a few things to take note of. Here’s the top tech news of the week. Mobile World […]

google pixel xl case

Google Pixel XL case review: VRS Design Simpli Mod

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There’s a ton of Google Pixel XL case choices to pick from, but there’s only a few that are go-to cases for any device. VRS Design is one of those few cases companies that offer great options each time. One of their new designs has become my daily driver case as of late. It’s the […]

Google Pixel Review

Google Pixel Review aka HTC 10 Google Play Edition

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Google’s first official phone made by Google. Specifically taking a look at the Google Pixel XL for this Google Pixel review.┬áThis Google Pixel review will cover specs, likes, dislikes, along with who this phone might be for. In a nut shell, the Google Pixel is basically like what was the Google Play Editions. HTC was […]

Google Pixel XL case

Google Pixel XL case review: Bear Motion sand back

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The Bear Motion Google Pixel XL case is one of the first cases I looked up to purchase as soon as the phone was pre-ordered. It’s a case I like to get for each phone I own. Ever since the OnePlus One, the sandstone back has been my all time favorite texture for a device. […]