Category: Android

Android, Operating System

Mingis on Tech: 3 big takeaways from Android Pie

August 14, 2018

Via: Computerworld

So now we know: P is for Pie – as in Android Pie, the latest iteration of Google’s mobile OS. It officially arrived Aug. 6, is already rolling out to Pixel devices and – depending on how quickly other Android […]

Android, Operating System

Oreo is coming to many mid and low-end Samsung phones, but not until 2019

August 9, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

While Android Pie has now been announced and will be headed to various high-end and high-profile handsets before too long, those using mid-range and low-end Samsung phones will in many cases still be waiting for Android Oreo. But we now […]

Android, Android Phone, Operating System, Products

Nokia 7 Plus may be the next to receive Android 9.0 Pie update

August 8, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

Google announced earlier this week that all devices from third-party handset makers enrolled in the official Android 9.0 Pie beta program will receive the update soon after the Pixels. Since the Essential Phone has already received the update, the only […]

Android, Operating System

Android P — Pie! The complete FAQ

August 7, 2018

Via: Computerworld

Hey! Can you believe it?! After months of awkward puns about the pending “Android P release” (and let’s not even get into the “leaks”), we finally have an official name and number for Google’s next great Android offering: Android 9, […]

Android, Operating System

Motorola starts testing Moto G5 Android 8.1 Oreo update

August 1, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

Motorola promised to launch Android Oreo updates to a handful of mid-range smartphones, but not many of them received what was promised. We know for sure the Moto G5S Plus received Android 8.0 Oreo and the Moto G5 Plus will […]

Android, Operating System

Snapdragon 845 Android phones are significantly faster than latest iPhones in cellular speeds

July 23, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

The cellular speeds of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chip used on most high-end Android phones in 2018 are significantly faster than the cellular speeds you can get on the latest Apple iPhones equipped with an Intel modem. The findings were […]

Android, Operating System

Android P’s biggest shift may be one of philosophy

July 10, 2018

Via: Computerworld

As we enter the final phase in the countdown to Android P’s public release, an intriguing new twist is becoming increasingly apparent: More than any Android release before it, Android P is first and foremost about Google’s Android phones. That, […]

Android, Operating System

Motorola begins the Android 8.1 Oreo update process for the Moto G5S Plus

June 15, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

Motorola announced that it is ready with the Android Oreo update for the Moto G5S Plus two weeks ago, but things hit a snag since, and the update has taken its sweet time to light up the system notifications. Back […]

Android, iOS, Operating System

Apple iOS 12 versus Google Android P: Guess who’s winning now

June 7, 2018


Apple’s iOS 12 for iPhone and Google’s Android P. Although Apple and Google are located about 9 miles away from one another in the heart of Silicon Valley, their philosophies are worlds apart. Google’s Android OS is about openness (but […]

Android, Operating System

This is one of the weirdest Android bugs we have ever seen

May 31, 2018

Via: Boy Genius

Android bugs and glitches pop up frequently enough that they aren’t all worthy of coverage, but every once in a while, we see a bug so inexplicable it deserves to be highlighted. Earlier this week, a Reddit user discovered that […]