Samsung Galaxy phone not charging? Try these 6 solutions

Robert Triggs / Android Authority A dead smartphone is a scary prospect and one that refuses to accept power from the wall can be similarly unsettling. Luckily, though, most charging-related issues can be resolved without mailing in your device for an expensive repair. If your Samsung Galaxy smartphone doesn’t charge, here are a few things … Read more

A tiny but loud Bluetooth speaker with USB-C, Qi charging

Rita El Khoury / Android Authority Mobile industry trade shows are an uncanny beast. Walk the unending showfloors and you’ll see everything from the most advanced unreleased technology to the most random dime-a-dozen white-label accessories. But every once in a while, there’s a little gem that grabs your attention and you must stop and check … Read more

Wireless charging has stopped for some Pixel owners after Android 13 update

Robert Triggs / Android Authority TL;DR After updating to Android 13, some Pixel owners are unable to wirelessly charge. The issue seems to be affecting a variety of Pixel models, including the 6 series. Rapid charging may have also been affected by the bug. Android 13 just launched earlier this week, bringing with it a … Read more

watchOS 8.1.1 Arrives to Fix Apple Watch Series 7 Charging Issue

According to the release notes, the update fixes an issue that might cause Apple Watch Series 7 units to not charge as expected. To download the new software, you can head to General > Software Update on an Apple Watch. Your watch needs to have more than 50 percent power and be connected to a … Read more

Bringing richer navigation, charging, parking apps to more Android Auto users

Posted by Madan Ankapura, Product Manager Today, we are releasing the beta of Android for Cars App Library version 1.1. Your Android Auto apps using features that require Car App API level 2+ like map interactivity, vehicle’s hardware data, multiple-length text, long message and sign-in templates, can now be used in cars with Android Auto … Read more