Posts tagged bluetooth

Toggling Wi-Fi with your voice. Photo: Killian Bell/Cult of Android

Toggling Wi-Fi with your voice. Photo: Killian Bell/Cult of Android

Android has long allowed us to access certain settings using our voice, but in the latest Google Search update for Lollipop, you’ll actually be able to change them, too. Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and the flashlight can all be toggled simply by talking to your phone.

Quick Settings in Android 5.1. Photo: AndroidPolice

Quick Settings in Android 5.1. Photo: AndroidPolice

Android 5.1 is already shipping on Android One devices in Indonesia, which means it’s coming soon to Google’s Nexus devices. One of its many improvements is the ability to promptly switch between Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connections directly from the Quick Settings¬†menu.

Let your phone log you into Chrome. Photo: Acer

Let your phone log you into Chrome. Photo: Acer

Remembering login passwords is (almost) a thing of the past when you combine your Chomebook with an Android. Thanks to Google’s handy Smart Lock feature, you can now unlock your notebook simply by placing your smartphone¬†nearby.

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Lots of Bluetooth speakers are super portable, but you still have to be careful about how you use the vast majority of them. That’s not the case with MIGHTY. This baby’s waterproof, sand proof, and tough enough to take anywhere, and for a limited time only, it’s just $35 — down from $80 — thanks to Cult of Android Deals.

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Create a soundtrack to your every move with the crisp highs and deep lows of the Panorama Bluetooth speaker. Featuring a built-in mic for calls, the Panorama does it all, and you can get it with 77% off for a limited time, thanks to Cult of Android Deals.

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