Android 8.1 feature spotlight: Apps can now only make one notification alert sound per second

Have you ever had the experience of turning your phone back on after running out of juice several hours prior, only to be bombarded with a barrage of delayed notifications, beeping and pinging as soon as it connects to the internet? Or maybe you’re just in a particularly chatty WhatsApp group and someone decides to send everyone else 20 photos all at once, sending your phone’s poor vibration motor into a frenzy?

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[Deal Alert] 256GB A1-rated SanDisk Ultra microSD is just $123.99 ($26 off) on Amazon

Default internal storage has risen in the past few years from 16GB to 64GB for flagship smartphones today, but if you shoot lots of video, that space can still get taken up pretty quickly. For those situations, you’ll need a microSD card, and SanDisk’s 256GB A1-rated Ultra will do that job perfectly. It’s currently just $ 123.99, $ 26 off its MSRP, on Amazon.

This 256GB Ultra is virtually the best card you can put in your phone in terms of both storage and speed, with Class 10, UHS-1, and A1 ratings.

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[Deal Alert] Galaxy Note8, S8+, and S8 are up to $250 off at Best Buy for AT&T and Verizon customers

Samsung’s Galaxy Note8, S8+, and S8 may be enjoying a small bump in interest from consumers who are growing increasingly wary of the Pixel 2 and 2 XL. So it seems Best Buy is striking while the iron of worry is hot by offering $ 250 off each of these three Samsung smartphones if activated on Verizon, and $ 200 off each of them if activated on AT&T.

The Note8 boasts a stellar 6.3″ 18.5:9 1440×2960 Super AMOLED display, a Snapdragon 835, 6GB of RAM, 64GB of internal storage, a dual 12MP main camera, an 8MP front-facing camera, and a 3,300mAh battery.

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[Update: Amazon, too] Deal alert: Get the Essential Phone for $100 off ($599) from Best Buy

The Essential Phone marked Andy Rubin’s return to the Android world, but it was wasn’t received well by everyone. The mediocre camera, lack of a headphone jack, and the high price tag made it a hard sell for many.

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[Deal Alert] JBL’s Everest Elite 300 noise-canceling Bluetooth headphones are Amazon’s deal of the day at $109.99 ($70 off)

Since Google’s new Pixel 2s have Bluetooth battery indicators, it’s probably time for you to invest in a pair of Bluetooth headphones. Just to see what that indicator looks like, of course. Not because $ 119.99 is a great deal for some active noise-canceling, on-ear Bluetooth headphones with up to 10 hours of battery life. Honest. 

These particular headphones are Amazon’s deal of the day, so you’ll want to act fast.

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[Deal Alert] JBL’s Everest Elite 300 noise-canceling Bluetooth headphones are Amazon’s deal of the day at $ 109.99 ($ 70 off) was written by the awesome team at Android Police.

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