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Nokia 1 arrives in the UK as the first Android Go edition smartphone - TechRadar

Friday, May 25, 2018


TechRadar

Nokia 1 arrives in the UK as the first Android Go edition smartphone
TechRadar
The Nokia 1 has officially arrived in the UK, and it's the first smartphone to enter the country with Google's Android Go edition software on board. Android Go is a lighter version of the mobile operating system specifically designed to run on low-cost ...
Micromax Bharat Go vs Nokia 1: Which Android Go phone should you buyIndia Today

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Qualcomm's new processor means next year's cheap Android phones will suck a little less - BGR

Thursday, May 24, 2018


BGR

Qualcomm's new processor means next year's cheap Android phones will suck a little less
BGR
Not every smartphone buyer out there goes for the most expensive smartphone in town, as the price is still a significant factor when buying a new handset. But that doesn't mean that going forward, you have to sacrifice performance if you decide to ...
Qualcomm is making midrange Android phones more powerful with its new Snapdragon 710 chipThe Verge
Qualcomm's Snapdragon 710 brings flagship performance to mid-range phonesAndroid Central
Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 kicks off new 700 series with promise of affordable flagship-level performanceAndroid Police

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Why Android P gestures are a risk worth taking - The Verge

Thursday, May 24, 2018


The Verge

Why Android P gestures are a risk worth taking
The Verge
Now that those of us brave enough to install the Android P beta have had a week or two to kick the tires, I wanted to revisit them again. Chaim Gartenberg has rightly pointed out that the combination of swipes and buttons means that the core navigation ...
4 hidden features in Android P you should know aboutCNET
14 easy ways to cut back on data use in AndroidComputerworld
Android phones everywhere are adopting the iPhone X notch, and it shows a true lack of originality among smartphone ...Business Insider
Android Central -TechRadar
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Android Creator Puts Essential Up for Sale, Cancels Next Phone - Bloomberg

Thursday, May 24, 2018


Bloomberg

Android Creator Puts Essential Up for Sale, Cancels Next Phone
Bloomberg
The original Essential Phone launched last August after a several-week delay. It debuted with a cutting edge look that beat Apple's iPhone X to market with a nearly all-screen front. It also has a unique ceramic casing and its Android software is ...
Essential Phone 2 reportedly canceled, Android founder may sell companyCNET
Essential Phone 2: Did Android founder Andy Rubin just cancel his next phone?ZDNet
The phone company founded by Android creator Andy Rubin is reportedly for saleCNBC
Android Authority (blog) -The Register -Thurrott.com (blog)
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The Nvidia Shield gets a new UI with Android Oreo update - The Verge

Thursday, May 24, 2018


The Verge

The Nvidia Shield gets a new UI with Android Oreo update
The Verge
The Nvidia Shield is one of the more popular options for Android TV set-top boxes, and its usefulness continues to escalate as it finally gets an Android 8.0 Oreo update today, via Android Central. The new software update brings a host of improvements ...
Nvidia Shield updates to Android TV Oreo 8.0 with custom menusCNET
Nvidia's Shield TV gets an overhaul with Android 8.0 OreoTechHive
Nvidia starts rolling out the Android Oreo update to Shield TVNeowin
9to5Google -Droid Life -XDA Developers (blog)
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Explore new features of Android P - TechTarget

Thursday, May 24, 2018


Explore new features of Android P
TechTarget
Features of Android P also include an API that launches another instance of an app in a different profile to help users switch between accounts. For example, the interface of an email app can enable the user to switch between their personal profile and ...

Samsung might save Android smartwatches from irrelevance - Ars Technica

Thursday, May 24, 2018


Ars Technica

Samsung might save Android smartwatches from irrelevance
Ars Technica
Today, Google's Android-based smartwatch platform—Wear OS—seems like it's at a dead end. It's currently third in the smartwatch market, after the Apple Watch and Samsung's Tizen-based "Gear S" watches. On the software side of things, Google hasn't ...
Samsung Gear S4 smartwatch may use Wear OS, not TizenAndroid Central

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BlackBerry teaser shows the KEY2 Android phone with dual cameras - The Verge

Thursday, May 24, 2018


The Verge

BlackBerry teaser shows the KEY2 Android phone with dual cameras
The Verge
The BlackBerry KEY2 is the latest business-oriented Android smartphone from the company, teased in the below video and uploaded to YouTube today. The device appears to have a dual camera with LED flash setup, a physical keyboard, messenger apps ...
Teaser video shows off the BlackBerry KEY2's refreshed looks and mysterious buttonAndroid Authority (blog)
BlackBerry Teases KEY2 Android PhoneHYPEBEAST
BlackBerry KEY2 shown off in teaser video with dual rear camerasAndroid Central

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Some low-cost Android phones shipped with malware built in - TechCrunch

Thursday, May 24, 2018


TechCrunch

Some low-cost Android phones shipped with malware built in
TechCrunch
Avast has found that many low-cost, non-Google-certifed Android phones shipped with a strain of malware built in that could send users to download apps they didn't intend to access. The malware, called called Cosiloon, overlays advertisements over the ...
There's malware baked into some Android devices, and there's nothing you can do about itBGR
Remember one thing, and you'll avoid the latest Android malware scareDigital Trends
A New Reason to Not Buy These Cheap Android Devices: Complimentary MalwareGizmodo
Engadget -ExtremeTech -Nextgov
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Fuchsia and the future of Android - Computerworld

Thursday, May 24, 2018


Computerworld

Fuchsia and the future of Android
Computerworld
If you follow a lot of Android news, odds are, you've heard at least something about a mysterious Google project known as Fuchsia. And odds are, you're at least somewhat confused about what it actually is and what it's intended to do. Let me assure you ...