Sony’s Android TVs now support the Google Assistant

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If you're lucky enough to own a recent Sony 4K HDR set with Android TV, you now have access to the Google Assistant. As well as using it to explore video content and get information, you'll also be able to control your smart home devices, just as you can with the Assistant on your phone or a Google Home product. Any Sony Android TV model from 2017, along with some from 2016 (XBR-Z9D, XBR-X800D, XBR-X750/X700D), will be able to make use of the Assistant, ...

Aion Tempest is an upcoming prequel to the PC MMO

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NCSoft has just announced a mobile prequel called Aion Tempest, which is set 900 years before the PC MMORPG. It’s not clear right now when it will launch though. All we know about it right now is what we’ve seen in the trailer below. It looks remarkably similar to its predecessor though, with gorgeous 3D visuals, action packed combat, and large scale battles. Aion Tempest is an upcoming mobile prequel to the PC MMORPG Mounts also made an appearance, alongside different race and class options presumably available to you ...

Google Search and Maps Now Show You Estimated Wait Times at Restaurants

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It has been almost a year since Google began showing their Popular Times feature in Google Search and Maps, so today, they are adding an additional bit of information to it. As you search for your favorite restaurants in Google, you’ll now see estimated wait times along with the busy indicator. In order to see the new estimated wait times, you’ll simply tap on the hour bars in the Popular Times section, as can be seen in the image above. So not only will you be ...

Checkout This Google File Manager App You’ve Likely Never Heard Of

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Google has apparently been testing a file manager app called Files Go that is currently listed on Google Play as an unreleased app. That means you can’t install it or anything because it was likely released only to a limited group. However, the file is now floating across these fine internet waves and is available, should you be interested in checking it out. Files Go is actually a pretty cool little file manager. It’s basic goal is to help you manage storage by offering up suggestions ...

Out There!, Worms, and more are on sale on Android

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Feeling a little stripped for cash as we near Christmas? You’re not the only one. Thankfully, Droid Gamers is here to help you save while not losing your Android gaming hobby in the process. We’ve rounded up the very best deals currently available in the Google Play store so you can get the best games cheap. Can’t say fairer than that. These games are going cheap on Android right now Why are they worth getting? Iron Marines is the highlight of the selection. It’s an excellent tower defence by the masters ...

Monument Valley 2 Now Available for Android, Costs $5

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Right on schedule, Monument Valley 2 is now available for Android. In mid-October, the developers gave us this specific November 6 launch date, ending the iOS exclusivity period. If you somehow never played the first Monument Valley, which could easily be labeled as a Top 10 Android game of all time, it’s a puzzler that revolves around architecture. This new installment centers on a mother and daughter, and during the adventure, you’ll learn all about Sacred Geometry (universal patterns used in the design of everything in our ...

DEAL: Essential Phone Drops Another $50 at Best Buy to Just $449

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It has only been two weeks since Essential dropped the price of the Essential Phone to $499, yet here we are talking about a further price reduction. Best Buy is now listing the phone at $449.99, which brings the total discount to $250 off. That’s nuts! Best Buy has both black and white models, but the white model stock has been going in and out for the past 24 hours or so since this latest price drop showed up. The black model is in stock, though. At ...

Monument Valley 2 has just launched on Android

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ustwo knows just how to whip the internet up into a frenzy. Who needs marketing when you can just drop Monument Valley 2 on Google Play and make the internet explode? That’s exactly what the critically acclaimed developer just did. If you pop on over to Google Play right now, you’ll see that Monument Valley 2 is now available on Android. We reported on the launch date earlier, but that still doesn’t explain why ustwo isn’t shouting about it to all and sundry. I guess when you’re that big it doesn’t matter? Don’t ...