Category: Android

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 […]

Android, iOS, Operating System

iPhone vs. Android: Why the iPhone X notch is showing up on Androids

May 4, 2018

Via: Computerworld

Here’s a prediction: One day your smartphone will be an unbreakable sheet of solid glass with no sockets, jacks or visible moving parts. That’s always been Apple’s ambition. “For more than a decade, our intention has been to create an […]

Android, Android Phone, Operating System, Products

Samsung confirms plans to release Galaxy S7 and S7 edge Oreo updates by mid-May

April 30, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

It looks like we’re just a few weeks away from the release of the long-awaited Android 8.0 Oreo update for Samsung Galaxy S7/S7 edge. Not long ago, a Turkish website handled by Samsung said the update will be launched in […]

Android, Operating System

Meizu partners with Google for Android Go smartphones

April 26, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

The Android Go platform gets another push forward with Meizu, a Chinese smartphone brand, entering a partnership with Google. Ard Bouldeing, the Head of Global Marketing for Meizu, announced that the company will be putting out affordable Android Go devices […]

Android, Operating System

Verizon says Android Oreo updates are underway for Samsung’s Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge

April 20, 2018

Via: Pocket Now

Samsung has been anything but fast in optimizing and especially stabilizing Oreo goodies for its three flagship phones released last year. On the bright side, US carriers actually did a pretty decent job of rapidly spreading the love nationwide, while […]

Android, Operating System, Tech, Wireless

Android P is getting a neat new Bluetooth feature

April 19, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

Android doesn’t currently remember Bluetooth volume settings on a per-device basis, which is a bummer. If you leave volume on loudest while streaming to a wireless speaker and then connect your earphones, they’ll also blast at full volume. That’s not […]

Android, Operating System

Google either just revealed the name of Android P, or trolled everyone

April 13, 2018

Via: Boy Genius

Like most large companies in the mobile market, Google is a creature of habit. Sure, timelines change a bit from one year to the next, but the company tends to follow the same pattern when it comes to major Android […]

Android, Operating System

Multi-touch bug in Android 8.1 will be patched in June

April 11, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

Some Android devices, namely the Google Pixel 2 and 2 XL, have been plagued by a strange bug since updating to Android 8.1. It screws the multi-touch capabilities of the device and pressing the screen with two fingers simultaneously could […]