Category: Android

Android, Operating System

A serious Google Assistant bug could stop your phone powering down for hours

October 16, 2019

Via: Tech Radar

Some Android phone and tablet users are reporting a bug with Google Assistant, which causes their device’s screen to stay powered on indefinitely after hearing the wake phrase ‘Hey Google’, which could cause a host of problems from battery drain […]

Android, Operating System

LG promises to do better and kick off Android 10 updates ‘this year’

October 15, 2019

Via: Phone Arena

While companies like OnePlus and Nokia have already followed in Google and Essential’s footsteps with stable Android 10 updates for a few phones released running the previous OS version, LG is today barely announcing the start of a public preview […]

Android, Operating System

Samsung launches Android 10 beta for Galaxy S10 devices

October 14, 2019

Via: The Verge

Samsung has released Android 10 in beta for Galaxy S10 devices, featuring a revamped version of the One UI software that it debuted earlier this year. In a press release announcing the launch of the beta, Samsung says that the […]

Android, Operating System

Google finds Android zero-day impacting Pixel, Samsung, Huawei, Xiaomi devices

October 4, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Google disclosed today that they found evidence of an Android unpatched vulnerability being used in attacks in the real world — a so-called “zero-day.” The vulnerability resides in the Android operating system’s kernel code and can be used to help […]

Android, Operating System

OnePlus 6 and 6T will get Android 10 next month, OnePlus 5 and 5T next year

September 25, 2019

Via: Phone Arena

OnePlus makes some of the best all-around smartphones and part of their appeal is the software they’re running. OxygenOS is very close to what people call “stock Android” which allows OnePlus to tailor it to the latest Android version pretty […]

Android, Operating System

Huawei P30 Pro looks set to get Android 10 very soon

September 5, 2019

Via: Tech Radar

Now that Android 10 is here a number of smartphone brands are announcing the roadmaps for their handsets, and it looks like the Huawei P30 Pro could be the next device to get the upgrade. That’s according to a banner […]

Android, Operating System

Android 10: Everything you need to know about its new privacy settings

September 4, 2019


Google on Tuesday released Android 10 for Pixel phones. Included in the update are several new features, one of which focuses on keeping your personal information private. Google is giving you more control over which apps have access to your […]

Android, iPhone, Windows

The iPhone-Hacking Sites Google Found Apparently Went After Android and Windows Users Too

September 2, 2019

Via: Gizmodo

Those hackers Google’s researchers sussed out earlier this week apparently went after more than just iPhone users. Microsoft’s operating system along with Google’s own were also targeted, according to Forbes, in what some reports are calling a possibly state-backed effort […]

Android, Operating System

OnePlus might be planning to release Android 10 at the same time as Google

August 28, 2019

Via: Phone Arena

OnePlus hasn’t been around for very long, but after just a couple of years in the market, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer began distinguishing itself in terms of software support, delivering frequent updates (both big and small) for its compact product […]

Android, Operating System

Android 10 will start rolling out to Pixel devices next week

August 27, 2019

Via: Pocket Now

Even though it might take some time for non-Pixel phones to get their Android 10 update, as far as Pixels are concerned, the latest version of Android will start rolling out to devices on September 3, according to support reps. […]