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Google lets third parties extend its productivity software on Android - PCWorld

Thursday, July 28, 2016


PCWorld

Google lets third parties extend its productivity software on Android
PCWorld
Google is using third parties to make its productivity apps more useful on Android. The company announced Thursday that it's now possible to bring functionality from apps like Scanbot, DocuSign, and ProsperWorks into Docs and Sheets on its mobile ...
Google brings add-ons to Docs and Sheets on AndroidBetaNews
Google makes working on mobile easier with new Android Add-ons for Docs & SheetsTechCrunch
Google brings add-ons to Docs and Sheets for AndroidAndroid Central
SlashGear -VentureBeat -PC Magazine
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Rant: Android's virtual navigation buttons make no sense - The Next Web

Thursday, July 28, 2016


The Next Web

Rant: Android's virtual navigation buttons make no sense
The Next Web
I'll be the first to say this is a first-world problem, but it's been bothering me for a while: Android's navigation bar – the space with three virtual buttons at the bottom on many phones – is pointless. They waste space, add nothing to the experience ...

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Google beefs Linux up kernel defenses in Android - ITworld

Thursday, July 28, 2016


ITworld

Google beefs Linux up kernel defenses in Android
ITworld
Future versions of Android will be more resilient to exploits thanks to developers' efforts to integrate the latest Linux kernel defenses into the operating system. Android's security model relies heavily on the Linux kernel that sits at its core. As ...
Google To Boost Android Security With New Linux Kernel Defense MechanismsTom's Hardware

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Instant Analysis: BlackBerry Ltd Launches Its Second Android Phone - Motley Fool

Thursday, July 28, 2016


Motley Fool

Instant Analysis: BlackBerry Ltd Launches Its Second Android Phone
Motley Fool
BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY) recently announced the DTEK50, a $300 Android clone of TCL's Alcatel Idol 4S. The DTEK50 is much cheaper than BlackBerry's first Android device, the $700 Priv. However, it also sports weaker hardware -- the Qualcomm ...
BlackBerry unveils new $299 Android phoneThe Columbian
BlackBerry DTEK50 hands on: The PRIV minus the keyboard, essentiallyAndroid Authority (blog)
BlackBerry launches new Android smartphoneDigitimes
The Express Tribune -Yahoo News
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Android Nougat 7.0 UK release date rumours | Android Nougat new features - PC Advisor

Thursday, July 28, 2016


Android Police

Android Nougat 7.0 UK release date rumours | Android Nougat new features
PC Advisor
It's official: Android N will be called Android Nougat. Like it or hate it, here's what's new in Android 7.0, plus Android Nougat release date rumours. Check out the Android N new features, Android N download and more. Also see: When will I get Android ...
A leaked Android 7.0 beta ROM for the Huawei P9 is in the wildAndroid Police
My wife's broken Android phone made me strangely happyComputerworld
Android N Update For Huawei P9 Lands, AccidentallyKnow Your Mobile
Android Community -GSMArena.com
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Wikipedia is pivoting into news with its redesigned Android app - The Next Web

Thursday, July 28, 2016


The Next Web

Wikipedia is pivoting into news with its redesigned Android app
The Next Web
Wikipedia is getting a fresh new look on Android and set of features, following up on an update to the iOS app a few months ago. The main screen of the app now shows you an 'explore' feed which will recommend photos, articles and other content based on ...
Wikipedia for Android redesigned with Explore feed and voice searchVentureBeat

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Android Handset Makers' Advance Squeezes Apple - Wall Street Journal

Thursday, July 28, 2016


Wall Street Journal

Android Handset Makers' Advance Squeezes Apple
Wall Street Journal
The Cupertino, Calif., company reported a gross margin of 38%, lower than in recent quarters but still more than twice that of Samsung, which boasts the highest profit margin of any Android handset maker at 16.3%. But with growth in the global ...
Unknown Samsung Galaxy tablet stops by FCCAndroid Authority (blog)

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This Android app is the best way to find pokémon on the go - The Verge

Wednesday, July 27, 2016


The Verge

This Android app is the best way to find pokémon on the go
The Verge
But now we have something even better: a fully-featured Android app called Poké Live. The app comes courtesy of app maker Joaquim Vergès, and it's hands-down the most clean and responsive Pokémon Go map I've used. It instantaneously hones in on ...

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Android Tips and Tricks: Google has an official site for that | BGR - BGR

Wednesday, July 27, 2016


BGR

Android Tips and Tricks: Google has an official site for that | BGR
BGR
You might be well versed in the ways of the Android, but not everyone is, especially beginners who are just discovering Google's mobile operating system.
Google's tips and tricks guide for Android users | InfoWorldInfoWorld

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Checking the Delivery Date on That Android Update - New York Times

Wednesday, July 27, 2016


New York Times

Checking the Delivery Date on That Android Update
New York Times
A. Last summer, Google began pushing out monthly updates to plug security holes and fix other issues with its Android operating system. You can quickly see if your device has the latest software by checking the settings. Open the Settings app from the ...