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Android, Operating System

HTC Android 9 Pie update rolling out to the HTC U11 Life

November 30, 2018

Via: Pocket Now

The HTC Android 9 Pie update, according to the manufacturer, should be delivered to the HTC U11, HTC U11+, HTC U11 Life and HTC U12+. While other, much larger manufacturers, like Samsung, are planning some of their Pie updates for […]


Android, Operating System

Second Galaxy S9/S9+ Android Pie beta update brings improvements to selfies

November 28, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

Less than two weeks after Samsung first released its Android 9 Pie beta software for the Galaxy S9 and S9+, the smartphone giant is back with its second software update which contains a number of improvements. Weighing in at over […]


Android, Linux / Others, Operating System

More proof that Google is serious about replacing Android with something better

November 28, 2018

Via: Boy Genius

Yes, Android Q is already in the works at Google, but the company is also developing the operating system that’s supposed to replace Android at some point this year. Called Fuchsia, although that may not be its final name when […]


Android, Operating System

Motorola One Power is the company’s first phone updated to Android Pie, Motorola One must wait

November 16, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

Google remains optimistic about the expansion of Android Pie, even though the newest OS version was a no-show in the latest platform distribution chart, with companies like Motorola not exactly helping the search giant’s cause. Once upon a time a […]


Android, Operating System

Google announces official Android support for foldable phones

November 8, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

Making a folding phone involves overcoming many hardware problems, but it’s also a challenge for software, as apps and interfaces designed for a screen that maintains a consistent size won’t be optimized for folding phones. But Google is already addressing […]


Android, Operating System

How Android got big

October 24, 2018

Via: The Verge

Earlier this week, we updated our gigantic visual history of Android to include details of every release from the operating system’s 10-year history. I’ve also made the case that Android is now the world’s most dominant operating system and that […]


Android, Android Phone, Operating System, Products

What is Android One?

October 18, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

Android One is the feature to look for if you want a phone with Android designed exactly as Google intended, but don’t want to spend money on a Google Pixel 3. Android One is a version of the Android platform […]


Android, Operating System

Google’s Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL get three years of guaranteed Android updates

October 10, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

It’s never fair to compare the adoption rate of a new iOS version with official Android distribution numbers, as Apple controls its entire mobile ecosystem, while Google allows third-party hardware manufacturers to make their own software choices. But it’s certainly […]


Android, Android Phone, Operating System, Products

Android Pie on the Galaxy S9 to have a native dark theme, here’s what it looks like

October 5, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

The Galaxy S9 is bound to receive Android 9.0 Pie very soon, and software builds for the device have already appeared online, allowing adventurous developers to sideload the build and test it out on their own devices. We’ve already been […]


Android, Operating System

Huawei Mate 10 Pro scores stable Android Pie update in Europe, global spread to follow

October 1, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

The world’s second-largest smartphone vendor is not usually the fastest company to bring the newest Android versions to its previous-gen flagship models, but in anticipation of a fast-approaching Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro announcement, Huawei has a very pleasant […]