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Use Gestures to Control YouTube's Brightness & Volume on Android - Gadget Hacks

Monday, January 21, 2019

Use Gestures to Control YouTube's Brightness & Volume on Android  Gadget Hacks

YouTube has a couple of basic gestures: you can double tap each half of the video to skip forward or back ten seconds, and you can swipe down to minimize the ...

How to group Sonos speakers using the Android app - Android Central

Monday, January 21, 2019

How to group Sonos speakers using the Android app  Android Central

Have more than one Sonos speaker? Here's how to add them together in a group so you can simultaneously listen to the same song or podcast on all of them at ...

Android 9 Pie available again for Nokia 8 - Nokiamob

Monday, January 21, 2019

  1. Android 9 Pie available again for Nokia 8  Nokiamob
  2. What version of Android are you running? (Poll of the Week)  Android Authority
  3. Android updates are rolling out faster than ever  MyBroadband
  4. The Android Pie list: Will my phone get the Android 9 update?  Notebookcheck.net
  5. Nokia 3.1 Plus Android 9 Pie Update Expected Soon, Geekbench Listing Tips  NDTV
  6. View full coverage on Google News

Malware, User Privacy Failures Found in Top Free VPN Android Apps - BleepingComputer

Monday, January 21, 2019

Malware, User Privacy Failures Found in Top Free VPN Android Apps  BleepingComputer

One in five apps from the top 150 free VPN Android apps in Google's Play Store was flagged as a potential source of malware, while a quarter of them come with ...

Digital Wellbeing vs ActionDash: Get digital health tracking on any almost any Android [Video] - 9to5Google

Monday, January 21, 2019

Digital Wellbeing vs ActionDash: Get digital health tracking on any almost any Android [Video]  9to5Google

ActionDash gives you essentially the same experience, plus a few extras, as Digital Wellbeing without with needing to have a Pixel or Android One device.

Whatsapp's message forwarding limit of five chats rolling out globally - Android Police

Monday, January 21, 2019

Whatsapp's message forwarding limit of five chats rolling out globally  Android Police

Facebook-owned Whatsapp took action last year after groups in India used the *service* to spread rumors and misinformation, resulting in mob violence that... by ...

Reddit’s best Android games of 2018 list is a bit of a shock - SlashGear

Monday, January 21, 2019

Reddit’s best Android games of 2018 list is a bit of a shock  SlashGear

In the first month of 2019, Reddit's AndroidGaming subreddit did a big vote session choosing the best mobile games of 2018. The winning games largely ...

Nonstop Knight 2 will launch this year on Android - DroidGamers

Monday, January 21, 2019

Nonstop Knight 2 will launch this year on Android  DroidGamers

Flaregames has announced that a sequel to Nonstop Knight will launch this year, doubling down on the action RPG aspects and more social.

Stop freaking out over hole punch displays, they're actually good - Android Central

Monday, January 21, 2019

Stop freaking out over hole punch displays, they're actually good  Android Central

Hole punch displays have arrived. Just like the notch, they'll be complained about for a while before people get used to it and move on to complain about ...

Best Fitness Apps to Workout, Track Calories, and Meditate on Android and iOS - NDTV

Monday, January 21, 2019

Best Fitness Apps to Workout, Track Calories, and Meditate on Android and iOS  NDTV

Fitness is not just about tracking exercise and our list of apps reflects just that. Here are the best fitness tracking apps on Android and iOS.

Twitter bug may have exposed private tweets of Android users for years - We Live Security

Monday, January 21, 2019

Twitter bug may have exposed private tweets of Android users for years  We Live Security

If you use Twitter for Android you should check your settings as the latest Twitter bug may have been exposing private tweets for years.

HP launches new Chromebooks for schools with military-grade durability - Android Authority

Monday, January 21, 2019

HP launches new Chromebooks for schools with military-grade durability  Android Authority

HP has introduced two new 11-inch Chromebooks for the education market that feature at least 11.5 hours of battery life, Intel Celeron processors, and a ...

12 essential apps for any Android phone - Popular Science

Monday, January 21, 2019

12 essential apps for any Android phone  Popular Science

You've purchased a new Android phone—now it's time to load it up with the best apps around. These programs help you sync files, track sleep, catch up on ...

Google Maps for iOS and Android has two new features you can use right now - Express

Monday, January 21, 2019

Google Maps for iOS and Android has two new features you can use right now  Express

GOOGLE Maps for iOS and Android has been updated, bringing two new features that are incredibly handy for users.

Issue 58 Of Android Advisor Out Today - Tech Advisor

Monday, January 21, 2019

Issue 58 Of Android Advisor Out Today  Tech Advisor

Android Advisor is a monthly digital magazine that is your go-to source for everything Android, from smartphones, tablets and the best mobile apps to wearable ...

Orange Pi 3 Single Board Computer Is Here; Runs Linux And Android - Fossbytes

Monday, January 21, 2019

Orange Pi 3 Single Board Computer Is Here; Runs Linux And Android  Fossbytes

Just recently, Allwinner A6-based Orange Pi 3 computer has been made available via AliExpress. This full-fledged SBC follows Orange Pi One Plus and Orange ...

OnePlus 6T rival launching TOMORROW may be the budget Android phone fans have been craving - Express

Monday, January 21, 2019

OnePlus 6T rival launching TOMORROW may be the budget Android phone fans have been craving  Express

ONEPLUS 6T is set to be challenged tomorrow by a budget Android flagship that is being unveiled in the French capital, Paris.

Microsoft rolling out NewsGuard to Microsoft Edge on Android devices - MSPoweruser

Monday, January 21, 2019

Microsoft rolling out NewsGuard to Microsoft Edge on Android devices  MSPoweruser

Fake news is the scourge of the last few years, and Microsoft recently announced its partnership with popular News Rating website NewsGuard to help users ...

Best Photography Case for Your Android Phone - Android Central

Monday, January 21, 2019

Best Photography Case for Your Android Phone  Android Central

The Moment Photo Case is well-known for a reason. On its own, it's a slim and stylish case that fits on most popular phones, but with the addition of Moment's ...

Still doubt Android Q's upcoming dark mode? Google Assistant blacks out... - Phone Arena

Monday, January 21, 2019

  1. Still doubt Android Q's upcoming dark mode? Google Assistant blacks out...  Phone Arena
  2. Android Q: The top features we know about so far  Android Authority
  3. With Android Q in sight, Google Assistant beta gets dark mode  91mobiles
  4. Android Q Leaked: Features Dark Mode and Desktop Mode  Gadgets To Use
  5. View full coverage on Google News

Facebook releases revamped version of Messenger for Android & iOS - Economic Times

Monday, January 21, 2019

Facebook releases revamped version of Messenger for Android & iOS  Economic Times

The redesign was first announced at Facebook's F8 developer conference in May 2018.

Got a Windows 10 Mobile phone? Time's finally up. Better switch to iOS or Android - USA TODAY

Monday, January 21, 2019

Got a Windows 10 Mobile phone? Time's finally up. Better switch to iOS or Android  USA TODAY

2019's the final year Microsoft will provide “support” for Windows 10 Mobile. It's probably a good time to start checking out your smartphone options.

Toradex OXI runs Windows 10 in Android - Fudzilla

Monday, January 21, 2019

Toradex OXI runs Windows 10 in Android  Fudzilla

Licenced to bear arms Auxens has been showing off its latest version of OXI the Desktop productivity user interface for Android phone's external displ...

Bad Android battery life? Delete THESE 9 dodgy apps now to save your charge - The Sun

Monday, January 21, 2019

Bad Android battery life? Delete THESE 9 dodgy apps now to save your charge  The Sun

ANDROID phone owners are being warned about nine dodgy apps that are loaded with nasty viruses. A shocking eight million handsets have been infected with ...

Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 Receiving January 2019 Android Security Patch, Stability Improvements - NDTV

Sunday, January 20, 2019

Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 Receiving January 2019 Android Security Patch, Stability Improvements  NDTV

Asus has begun rolling out a new FOTA update for the ZenFone Max Pro M1, which brings the latest Android security patch and stability improvements to the ...

Where did you dig up that old Fossil? [#acpodcast] - Android Central

Sunday, January 20, 2019

Where did you dig up that old Fossil? [#acpodcast]  Android Central

It's all about wearables this week — Nike has new self-lacing BB shoes, and Google makes a 40 million dollar investment in technology from Fossil. What are the ...

F(x) Technology is making an Android phone with a slide-out keyboard - Liliputing

Sunday, January 20, 2019

F(x) Technology is making an Android phone with a slide-out keyboard  Liliputing

Modern smartphones with physical QWERTY keyboards are rare, but not unheard of these days. But you know what you don't see much anymore? Phones with ...

Galaxy A30 (SM-A305) benchmark reveals Exynos 7885 SoC, Android Pie - SamMobile

Sunday, January 20, 2019

Galaxy A30 (SM-A305) benchmark reveals Exynos 7885 SoC, Android Pie  SamMobile

One of Samsung's upcoming Galaxy A series smartphones, the Galaxy A30 (SM-A305F), has surfaced on the Geekbench benchmark website. Samsung is ...

Are Android updates getting faster? Let’s look at the data - Android Authority

Sunday, January 20, 2019

Are Android updates getting faster? Let’s look at the data  Android Authority

Project Treble was supposed to speed up the delivery of key Android updates. But how many devices have actually received speedier upgrades to 9.0 Pie?

Get Digital Wellbeing on any Android device with ActionDash - Android Authority

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Get Digital Wellbeing on any Android device with ActionDash  Android Authority

In 2018, Google introduced a new Digital Wellbeing initiative to help users cut back on their phone usage. Unfortunately, the feature has had a limited rollout.

The best NES emulators for Android and PC - Digital Trends

Saturday, January 19, 2019

The best NES emulators for Android and PC  Digital Trends

The NES may be more than 30 years old, but the NES Classic has proved there's still immense interest in the iconic console. For years prior to the release of the ...

This week’s top stories: Android Q leak, Note 8 Pie beta, leaked Pixel 3 Lite review, more - 9to5Google

Saturday, January 19, 2019

This week’s top stories: Android Q leak, Note 8 Pie beta, leaked Pixel 3 Lite review, more  9to5Google

In this week's top stories: we got an early, leaked look at Android Q with system-wide dark mode, saw Android Pie arrive for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, and ...

5 Android apps you shouldn’t miss this week – Android Apps Weekly - Android Authority

Saturday, January 19, 2019

5 Android apps you shouldn’t miss this week – Android Apps Weekly  Android Authority

The 278th Android Apps Weekly is live! This week we talk about phones that kill apps the fastest, a bad week for the Westworld game, a couple of fun new ...

Android 9 in development for the vivo V11i, benchmark listing reveals - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.com

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Android 9 in development for the vivo V11i, benchmark listing reveals - GSMArena.com news  GSMArena.com

vivo launched a closed Android Pie beta program towards the end of last year in China, and it seems the time for updates is nearing. Oddly enough, it's...

14 new and notable Android apps from the last two weeks including Actions by Moleskine, Albert: Spend Smarter, and THE LEGO MOVIE 2 Movie Maker (1/6/19 - 1/19/19) - Android Police

Saturday, January 19, 2019

14 new and notable Android apps from the last two weeks including Actions by Moleskine, Albert: Spend Smarter, and THE LEGO MOVIE 2 Movie Maker (1/6/19 - 1/19/19)  Android Police

Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android applications that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous two weeks or so. This... by ...

Details about Google's next version of the Android operating system — Android 'Q' — are already starting to come out - Business Insider

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Details about Google's next version of the Android operating system — Android 'Q' — are already starting to come out  Business Insider

There are two major features in Android Q that can't come soon enough.

DDoS sueball, felonious fonts, leaky Android file manager, blundering building security, etc etc - The Register

Saturday, January 19, 2019

DDoS sueball, felonious fonts, leaky Android file manager, blundering building security, etc etc  The Register

Roundup This week we wrangled with alleged Russian election meddling, hundreds of millions of username-password combos spilled online, Oracle ...

Resurrection Remix 7 based on Android Pie is here for the OnePlus 3, POCO F1, Redmi Note 5 Pro, and more - XDA Developers

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Resurrection Remix 7 based on Android Pie is here for the OnePlus 3, POCO F1, Redmi Note 5 Pro, and more  XDA Developers

Resurrection Remix is one of the more popular ROMs that continues to be available for a variety of devices. The original project began way back in 2012 with ...

These are the best Android tablets in 2019 - Wired.co.uk

Friday, January 18, 2019

These are the best Android tablets in 2019  Wired.co.uk

WIRED Recommends the best Android tablets, including the best cheap Android tablet and the best for Netflix.

Nokia 3.1 Plus running Android Pie spotted on GeekBench, update imminent - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.com

Friday, January 18, 2019

Nokia 3.1 Plus running Android Pie spotted on GeekBench, update imminent - GSMArena.com news  GSMArena.com

The Nokia 3.1 Plus was released back in October with Android 8.1 pre-loaded. Many are perhaps wondering when the Android Pie update will arrive for the...

ActionDash brings Google’s Digital Wellbeing features to all Android phones - The Verge

Friday, January 18, 2019

ActionDash brings Google’s Digital Wellbeing features to all Android phones  The Verge

A new app takes Google's Digital Wellbeing features — a set of helpful tools for telling which apps you're spending too much time in — and opens many of them ...

[Update: KDZ Download] LG G7 ThinQ’s stable Android Pie update is rolling out in Korea - XDA Developers

Friday, January 18, 2019

[Update: KDZ Download] LG G7 ThinQ’s stable Android Pie update is rolling out in Korea  XDA Developers

The LG G7 started receiving Android Pie beta updates in Korea last November, but now the final build appears to be rolling out.

Ingenious! The Android malware which only triggers if you're moving - Graham Cluley Security News

Friday, January 18, 2019

Ingenious! The Android malware which only triggers if you're moving  Graham Cluley Security News

It's a truth universally acknowledged that malware authors don't like security companies detecting their malicious code. Or indeed app stores detecting their ...

Spotify's Car View for Android is a More Simplistic, Minimal UI... - Droid Life

Friday, January 18, 2019

Spotify's Car View for Android is a More Simplistic, Minimal UI...  Droid Life

Driving on the road is a sketchy thing at times, so why are you trying to make it harder on yourself by fumbling around a chaotic UI with endless buttons and ...

HMD updates the update tracker for Nokia Android phones - Nokiamob

Friday, January 18, 2019

HMD updates the update tracker for Nokia Android phones  Nokiamob

On 16th January, HMD Global updated the very useful update tracking page for Nokia Android devices. The update page shows for which device (based on the ...

OnePlus phones are discarding Android's battery optimization whitelist, a problem as more apps update to target Oreo - Android Police

Friday, January 18, 2019

OnePlus phones are discarding Android's battery optimization whitelist, a problem as more apps update to target Oreo  Android Police

Usually, OnePlus is praised for its Oxygen OS software, which offers a light-touch, near-stock experience — at least, visually. Turns out, the company has been ...

Microsoft recommends switching to iPhone or Android as it prepares to kill off Windows phones - CNBC

Friday, January 18, 2019

Microsoft recommends switching to iPhone or Android as it prepares to kill off Windows phones  CNBC

Microsoft says anyone using its smartphone platform, Windows 10 Mobile, should switch to Android or iPhone.

How to See Recent Tweets First on Android - Lifehacker

Friday, January 18, 2019

How to See Recent Tweets First on Android  Lifehacker

Android users, rejoice: Your Twitter app now has an easy fix for that annoying “best tweets first” timeline layout. This change is in response to users' frustrations ...

Microsoft seeks more Cortana distribution, deeper integration on Android, iOS - Search Engine Land

Friday, January 18, 2019

Microsoft seeks more Cortana distribution, deeper integration on Android, iOS  Search Engine Land

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is a pragmatist. Unlike his predecessor, he embraced iOS and Android for Microsoft software distribution when Windows Phones ...

SwiftKey for Android reveals performance improvements, 50% lag reduction as update lets you remove Bing button - 9to5Google

Friday, January 18, 2019

SwiftKey for Android reveals performance improvements, 50% lag reduction as update lets you remove Bing button  9to5Google

SwiftKey has been one of the most popular third-party keyboard options over the past several years on Android, and this week the company is revealing some ...

Galaxy A8 (2018) and Galaxy A9 (2018) Android Pie update is already in testing - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.com

Friday, January 18, 2019

Galaxy A8 (2018) and Galaxy A9 (2018) Android Pie update is already in testing - GSMArena.com news  GSMArena.com

The Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) and Galaxy A9 (2018) are both being tested with Android 9.0 Pie and will likely get the update by April (along with the...

Leaked Android Q build shows off dark mode, improved privacy controls - Ars Technica

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Leaked Android Q build shows off dark mode, improved privacy controls  Ars Technica

Early Android Q build shows off lots of permissions controls, plus a dark UI.

Save $200 on Optoma's 4K Android-powered portable projector - Android Central

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Save $200 on Optoma's 4K Android-powered portable projector  Android Central

The Optoma UHL55 portable LED 4K smart projector is down to $1,399 on Amazon. That's $200 off what it normally goes for, the lowest price we've ever seen, ...

Android Q dreaming: Imagine the notification inbox - Computerworld

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Android Q dreaming: Imagine the notification inbox  Computerworld

Smartphone notifications come and go and are all too easy to get lost in the shuffle. What if there were a better way?

Microsoft News for Android and iOS updated with new layout options - Android Central

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Microsoft News for Android and iOS updated with new layout options  Android Central

The Microsoft News app for Android and iOS has picked up a small, but highly requested, update. In the latest version on each platform, you'll now be able to ...

Pre-production Pixel 3 Lite shown off in video with headphone jack and plastic body - Android Police

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Pre-production Pixel 3 Lite shown off in video with headphone jack and plastic body  Android Police

Not long after we here at Android Police revealed that the Pixel 3 and 3 XL Lite will launch this spring through Verizon, a video review of a... by Rose Behar in ...

Lenovo A5s appears online with the MediaTek Helio A22 and Android Pie - XDA Developers

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Lenovo A5s appears online with the MediaTek Helio A22 and Android Pie  XDA Developers

We were able to obtain the system specifications and render of the Lenovo A5s from the Google Play Developer Console Device Catalog.

Hands-on: Elegant bucket list app 'Soon' launches on Android - Android Police

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Hands-on: Elegant bucket list app 'Soon' launches on Android  Android Police

In a world that bombards us with things to do, it can be tough to stay on top of everything we think is worth checking out. Movies we want to see, music... by Rita ...

Android Studio 3.5 Canary adds “Apply Changes,” an Instant Run replacement - XDA Developers

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Android Studio 3.5 Canary adds “Apply Changes,” an Instant Run replacement  XDA Developers

Android Studio 3.5 introduces Apply Changes, the successor to the Instant Run feature of the popular app development tool.

Android Pie beta registrations now open for Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ - 9to5Google

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Android Pie beta registrations now open for Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+  9to5Google

The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ are getting an Android Pie beta, with users able to register in several countries right now.

What are you hoping to see in Android Q? - Android Central

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

What are you hoping to see in Android Q?  Android Central

Earlier this week, we published an article called Top 6 things we want to see in Android Q. The next version of Android will be here before you know it, and as ...

How to secure, protect, and completely lock down your Android phone - PCWorld

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

How to secure, protect, and completely lock down your Android phone  PCWorld

Whether you just got a new Android phone or have had one for a while, it's probably not as secure as it could be. Here's how to lock it down.

The best Android apps for Chromebooks you can install right now - Android Authority

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

The best Android apps for Chromebooks you can install right now  Android Authority

Although Google set out to create a lightweight, web-based operating system with Chrome OS, you can't deny that running Android apps on a Chromebook is an ...

Twitter brings the reverse-chronological feed to Android - The Verge

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Twitter brings the reverse-chronological feed to Android  The Verge

Twitter brought its traditional reverse-chronological timeline back to iOS last month, and now the optional feature is available to Android users in a new update.

2019 Android Security Trends - XDA Developers

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

2019 Android Security Trends  XDA Developers

Google's Android has recently been crowned as the world's most popular operating system. It has become the first in the worldwide operating systems internet ...

[Update: January 2019] The best Android phones you can buy today - 9to5Google

Monday, January 14, 2019

[Update: January 2019] The best Android phones you can buy today  9to5Google

If you're on the market for a new Android phone, chances are you haven't been able to narrow down your shortlist with all the great options on the market...

APEX in Android Q: What Could Be The Biggest Thing Since Project Treble - XDA Developers

Monday, January 14, 2019

APEX in Android Q: What Could Be The Biggest Thing Since Project Treble  XDA Developers

Google's working on APEX: updating system libraries like a standard Linux distro. Expected in Android Q, APEX may be the biggest thing since Project Treble.

A Windows phone diehard FINALLY embraced Android — here's how it's going so far - Windows Central

Monday, January 14, 2019

A Windows phone diehard FINALLY embraced Android — here's how it's going so far  Windows Central

After 12 years of using Windows phones, Windows Central Columnist and Window phone enthusiast Jason Ward has switched to Android. Don't believe it?

Top 6 things we want to see in Android Q - Android Central

Monday, January 14, 2019

Top 6 things we want to see in Android Q  Android Central

Android Pie has been a joy to use for the last few months, but with Android Q just on the horizon, we can't help but get excited for what's to come. Here are the ...

Android update - Google wants to improve your phone's battery with this new feature - Express

Saturday, January 12, 2019

Android update - Google wants to improve your phone's battery with this new feature  Express

ANDROID seems set for an upgrade that could drastically improve battery life for users of the Google operating system, it has emerged.

How to schedule WhatsApp messages on Android - Gadgets Now

Friday, January 11, 2019

How to schedule WhatsApp messages on Android  Gadgets Now

While WhatsApp lets users send messages, photos and videos instantly, they can also schedule messages using third-party apps.

Checking for Android system updates is now officially one of the circles of hell - Android Police

Friday, January 11, 2019

Checking for Android system updates is now officially one of the circles of hell  Android Police

Android's check for update button must be one of the most loved and hated interface elements on the platform. When it works correctly, it brings you a new... by ...

How to Get the January Android Security Update Right Now - Lifehacker

Thursday, January 10, 2019

How to Get the January Android Security Update Right Now  Lifehacker

Google's monthly Android Pie security update for January 2019 is available now. As with previous updates, it fixes numerous potential security shortcomings in ...

The 15-minute Android phone tune-up - Computerworld

Thursday, January 10, 2019

The 15-minute Android phone tune-up  Computerworld

Ah, the beginning of a new year: What better time to clean up, start *fresh*, and make sure your various work spaces are primed for productivity? Making your ...

Android at CES 2019: Eight intriguing announcements you might have missed - PCWorld

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Android at CES 2019: Eight intriguing announcements you might have missed  PCWorld

Now that CES is winding down, let's take a look at some of our favorite Android announcements.

WhatsApp testing fingerprint authentication on Android phones - Android Authority

Thursday, January 10, 2019

WhatsApp testing fingerprint authentication on Android phones  Android Authority

Anyone can open your WhatsApp account if your phone is unlocked, but it seems like the Facebook-owned company is working on biometric security to alleviate ...

7 Android trends to watch in 2019 - Computerworld

Tuesday, January 08, 2019

7 Android trends to watch in 2019  Computerworld

Empty predictions are a dime a dozen — but with mobile tech in particular, long-term trends can tell us a lot about what the future may hold.

How to scan documents on Android phone - Komando

Tuesday, January 08, 2019

How to scan documents on Android phone  Komando

Here is how to easily scan documents with your smart phone.

Google is rolling out Android Auto support for Podcasts - Android Police

Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Google is rolling out Android Auto support for Podcasts  Android Police

When Google released the all new Podcasts app (again), many people were surprised its stark lack of features. Many things were missing,... by Cody Toombs in ...

Sony is adding Apple’s AirPlay 2 and HomeKit to its Android TVs - The Verge

Monday, January 07, 2019

Sony is adding Apple’s AirPlay 2 and HomeKit to its Android TVs  The Verge

In yet another surprise amid Apple's sudden expansion of AirPlay 2 across popular TV brands here at CES, Sony has announced that it will add support for the ...

The moral case for iMessage on Android - The Verge

Sunday, January 06, 2019

The moral case for iMessage on Android  The Verge

Here at CES, Apple has trolled the entire electronics industry with a giant banner that reads: “What happens on your iPhone, stays on your iPhone.” It's clever ...

Googler seemingly confirms that Android Q will have system-wide Dark Mode - Android Police

Sunday, January 06, 2019

Googler seemingly confirms that Android Q will have system-wide Dark Mode  Android Police

Google has changed the permissions for the thread on the Chromium Bug Tracker, making it inaccessible to us non-Googler plebs. All this secrecy certainly ...

Android WARNING: Shock issue discovered with popular Google app, do YOU use it? - Express

Sunday, January 06, 2019

Android WARNING: Shock issue discovered with popular Google app, do YOU use it?  Express

ANDROID fans have been put on alert after a shock issue was discovered with a popular Google app.

Apple trolls CES with a giant dig at Android and Alexa privacy - The Verge

Saturday, January 05, 2019

Apple trolls CES with a giant dig at Android and Alexa privacy  The Verge

Apple has put up a giant ad on the side of a hotel in Las Vegas, reminding everyone attending CES about its privacy advantage over Amazon's Alexa and ...

Android Messages’ automatic spam protection has started rolling out - The Verge

Thursday, January 03, 2019

Android Messages’ automatic spam protection has started rolling out  The Verge

Google has confirmed that spam protection within the default Android Messages app has begun rolling out to some users. After displaying a notification to let the ...

Android Pie beta potentially heading to Galaxy Note 8, S8 and S8+ - 9to5Google

Thursday, January 03, 2019

Android Pie beta potentially heading to Galaxy Note 8, S8 and S8+  9to5Google

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8, Galaxy S8 and S8+ could be getting an open Android Pie beta program prior to the full release thanks to some server digging.

Can't unlock an Android phone? No problem, just take a Skype call: App allows passcode bypass - The Register

Thursday, January 03, 2019

Can't unlock an Android phone? No problem, just take a Skype call: App allows passcode bypass  The Register

A newly disclosed vulnerability in Skype for Android could be exploited by miscreants to bypass an Android phone's passcode screen to view photos, contacts, ...

Google’s Fuchsia OS confirmed to have Android app support via Android Runtime - 9to5Google

Wednesday, January 02, 2019

Google’s Fuchsia OS confirmed to have Android app support via Android Runtime  9to5Google

We've long suspected that Fuchsia would be able to run Android apps. Now, we have full confirmation that Fuchsia will directly support the Android Runtime.

iOS upgrade rates continue to destroy Android - BGR

Wednesday, January 02, 2019

iOS upgrade rates continue to destroy Android  BGR

iOS 12 admittedly isn't chock full of dazzling new features, but that, of course, is by design. Due to a number of high-profile usability issues and bugs involving ...

Android through the ages: the history of Google's smartphone OS - TechRadar

Monday, December 31, 2018

Android through the ages: the history of Google's smartphone OS  TechRadar

Our look at every version of Android so far, and their key features.

Popular Android apps sending user data to Facebook without user consent, likely illegally - 9to5Google

Monday, December 31, 2018

Popular Android apps sending user data to Facebook without user consent, likely illegally  9to5Google

A study of 34 of the most popular Android apps found that at least 20 of them are sending user data to Facebook without user consent ...

From Nexus to Android One: a brief history of purist Android phones - TechRadar

Sunday, December 30, 2018

From Nexus to Android One: a brief history of purist Android phones  TechRadar

Android has been around for so long, and in so many forms, that the open-source operating system has evolved on multiple fronts thanks to the frantic ...

Android Messages being updated with 'spam protection' feature - Android Central

Friday, December 28, 2018

Android Messages being updated with 'spam protection' feature  Android Central

Tired of unwanted spam texts? Android Messages is rolling out a new feature to help keep these at bay!

Here’s why pay TV operators are flocking to Google’s Android TV - 9to5Google

Friday, December 28, 2018

Here’s why pay TV operators are flocking to Google’s Android TV  9to5Google

In the streaming market, Android TV is still far from the largest platform out there, paling in comparison to the mighty Roku. However, it's clearly growing with the ...

Fuchsia Friday: The mystery of Dragonglass in Android, Chromium, and Fuchsia - 9to5Google

Friday, December 28, 2018

Fuchsia Friday: The mystery of Dragonglass in Android, Chromium, and Fuchsia  9to5Google

Earlier this week, we reported that just about everything we've seen about Fuchsia is now gone, as the “Armadillo” UI has been deleted. In its place, we only ...

Android Confidential: The Android phones and features that flew and flopped in 2018 - PCWorld

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Android Confidential: The Android phones and features that flew and flopped in 2018  PCWorld

2018 sure was a fun year to be an Android fan. While the usual flagship updates to the Galaxy and Pixel phones dominated the headlines, the year saw a steady ...

This Right Here Is an Incredibly Annoying Thing About Android - Gizmodo

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

This Right Here Is an Incredibly Annoying Thing About Android  Gizmodo

Everything to love about Android, there is still one deeply annoying problem. One that can be so annoying it could make you swear off the OS altogether. It takes ...

Android in 2018 is the opening act for Android in 2019 - Android Authority

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Android in 2018 is the opening act for Android in 2019  Android Authority

With 2018 on the way out, we look back on a year which probably won't be remembered too fondly in the Android history books. However, we also look forward ...

Samsung begins Android Pie rollout for Galaxy S9 in Europe - The Verge

Monday, December 24, 2018

Samsung begins Android Pie rollout for Galaxy S9 in Europe  The Verge

Just in time for the holidays, Samsung has begun releasing its Android Pie update for the Galaxy S9. Users on Twitter and Reddit have seen the update become ...

Android WARNING: Google Play Store shock, stay alert about THIS over Christmas - Express

Sunday, December 23, 2018

Android WARNING: Google Play Store shock, stay alert about THIS over Christmas  Express

ANDROID fans have been put on alert after a warning was issued about the Google Play Store.