Category: Android

Android, Operating System

Android Q quits sweet naming tradition. Now it’s simply Android 10

August 22, 2019


Google on Thursday revealed that the next generation of its mobile operating system, previously called Android Q, will be ditching the dessert monikers that have been a part of its system updates for years. It will simply be known as […]

Android, Operating System

When will your phone get Android Q? A data-driven upgrade guide

August 8, 2019

Via: ComputerWorld

With Google’s final Android Q beta now out in the wild and the final Q release likely just days away, the question on everyone’s mind is: When will my phone get the upgrade? (Okay, that — and also: Will they […]

Android, App Review, Applications, Operating System

Google Fit Now Tracks Sleep, Adds Dark Mode

August 5, 2019

Via: Geek

Fitness means more than washboard abs and toned arms. So Google Fit is rolling out improved sleep insights and dark mode to its iOS and Android apps. “We understand that maintaining a healthy lifestyle is more than just tracking what […]

Android, Operating System

Google: We’ll offer rival search engines on Android but they’ll have to pay us

August 2, 2019

Via: ZDnet

As of 2020, Android users will start to see a list of non-Google search-engine providers that they’ll be able to choose from when setting up an Android device. The new setup process is the next phase of Google’s response to […]

Android, iOS, Operating System

Hardcore Android fans reveal all the iOS 13 features they wish Google would copy

July 30, 2019

Via: BGR

Apple released iOS 13 beta 5 for developers on Monday, and it’ll likely follow that today with iOS 13 public beta 4. This latest release focuses mainly on bug fixes, obviously, though beta 5 in particular seems to have added […]

Android, Operating System

When will my Motorola phone get Android Q? Here’s a probable Moto G7, G6, Z3, Z4 update roadmap

July 29, 2019

Via: Phone Arena

Got a Motorola phone? You’re most likely enjoying the company’s nearly-vanilla take on Android Pie, but what about the next episode in the never-ending Android saga – Android Q? Is the wait going to be long, or quite the opposite […]

Android, Operating System

11 things my Android phone does way better than your iPhone

July 22, 2019

Via: ZDnet

The gap between Android and iPhone has narrowed dramatically in recent years. It used to be an article of faith that iPhones were technically superior, and the only reason someone would choose Android was because they couldn’t afford one of […]

Android, Operating System

Official Android Pie update widely released for US unlocked Moto G6, this time for real

July 16, 2019

Via: Phone Arena

After not one, not two, but three false alarms, US-based owners of one of the best and most popular mid-range smartphones released in 2018 can truly and finally rejoice, as the official Android 9.0 Pie update appears to be rolling […]

Android, Operating System

HTC’s third high-end phone is updated to Android 9.0 Pie, but no global rollout is underway yet

July 8, 2019

Via: Phone Arena

After months and months of radio silence, a vague announcement back in March, and a slightly more specific timeline detailed in May, HTC is all of a sudden on a roll on the Android Pie update front. While the company […]

Android, Operating System

Huawei: it is safe to buy a Huawei phone. Android will continue to work

June 25, 2019

Via: Pocket Now

Google complied with the ban the United States imposed on Huawei, and revoked its Android license. The U.S. then decided to ease Huawei restrictions temporarily for a 90 day period, but the fact that Huawei was relatively silent, leaving room […]