Category: Android

Android, Android Phone, Operating System, Products

LG V35 ThinQ starts receiving Android 9.0 Pie update, but US will have to wait

April 24, 2019

Via: Phone Arena

LG is quite behind the competition when it comes to Android updates, and we don’t have anything to say that my sweeten the situation. If you own an LG flagship smartphone, chances are that you’re still stuck on Android 8.0 […]

Android, Operating System

Android versions: A living history from 1.0 to Q

April 24, 2019

Via: Computerworld

What a long, strange trip it’s been. From its inaugural release to today, Android has transformed visually, conceptually and functionally — time and time again. Google’s mobile operating system may have started out scrappy, but holy moly, has it ever […]

Android, Operating System

Nokia 9 PureView update fixes one major issue, causes an even bigger one

April 22, 2019

Via: Phone Arena

UPDATE: Last week, the Nokia 9 PureView received a software update which was meant to fix the unreliable fingerprint sensor. And while bad reads are now far less frequent, we won’t go as far as to say that the fingerprint […]

Android, Operating System

Android Q makes it easy to share Wi-Fi without a password, thanks to this new feature

April 16, 2019


No more looking for the scrap of paper with your Wi-Fi password. And no more mistyping the password. In Android Q from Google, you’ll be able to generate a QR code with the credentials to your Wi-Fi network that guests […]

Android, GPS, Operating System, Tech

Android 101: How to stop location tracking

April 12, 2019

Via: The Verge

Location tracking can be very handy — it’s convenient when an app can tell you, say, where the near restaurants or gas stations are — but it’s also a privacy issue. Do you want all your wanderings registered by Google? […]

Android, Operating System

Google improves two-step verification by turning your Android phone into a security key

April 11, 2019

Via: Phone Arena

Google seems to be putting more effort than ever into keeping Android users safe and sound against both potentially harmful applications and good old fashioned hackers. At the same time, traditional passwords are gearing up to go the way of […]

Android, Operating System

Android Pie updates are finally reaching the last US Galaxy S8, S8+, and Note 8 models

April 8, 2019

Via: Phone Arena

Some carrier variants got it earlier, some a little later, while others were kept waiting until just a few days ago. But all’s well that ends well, and after all four major carriers managed to deliver official Android 9.0 updates […]

Android, iOS, Operating System

Here’s the latest great feature Android stole from the iPhone

March 19, 2019

Via: Boy Genius

Google surprised us all last week when it came from out of nowhere and released the first Android Q beta. At first we had expected it a bit earlier in the month since the company released its first beta version […]

Android, Operating System

HTC Android 9 Pie update for U11, U12 and U12+ coming Q2

March 12, 2019

Via: Pocket Now

It took HTC seven months to update users on the Android 9 Pie refresh, and even this update requires more patience. In August HTC said the Pie version of Android will roll out to select devices within dates that “will […]

Android, Operating System

The first Android Q beta is launching soon, and it’ll be compatible with even more devices

March 11, 2019

Via: Boy Genius

You may be waiting for Android Pie to reach your mobile device, but the next major Android update is already around the corner. And Google may drop the first Android Q beta as soon as Monday according to a discovery. […]