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Google Launches Android Oreo (Go Edition) For Lower-End Handsets

12/05/2017, Earlier this year during Google I/O, Google announced a new Android initiative in the form of Android Go. Similar to Google’s approach with Android One, Android Go is basically Android designed for lower-end handsets and is the software side of things,...

Google Releases Android 8.1 Oreo For Pixel & Nexus Devices

12/05/2017, It has been a couple of months since Google released Android 8.0 Oreo for its Pixel and Nexus devices, but it looks like the company has another major Android update that they have recently released. This comes in the form of Android 8.1 which is still...

Pixel 2 Audio Issues While Recording Video Fixed In Android 8.1

12/01/2017, According to earlier reports, it seems that some Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL owners have discovered some audio issues when recording video. Google did promise that they would be addressing the issue, and it appears that they have, although it looks like...

Latest Galaxy S8 Android Oreo Beta Released In The U.S.

11/29/2017, Samsung started rolling out the third Android 8.0 Oreo beta firmware for the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ in the United Kingdom last week. It was only a matter of time before the firmware was also released in other markets where the beta has been launched....

Google Has Finally Fixed Its Burger Emoji

11/29/2017, We’re sure some of you guys might have heard about the great burger debate of 2017, where the question is, do you put the cheese above or below the patty? According to pretty much all tech companies who make their own emojis, the cheese usually sits...

Samsung Reportedly Testing Android Oreo For The Galaxy S9

11/28/2017, Unless Samsung has a change of heart or strategy, the launch of the Galaxy S9 (and presumably the Galaxy S9+) in 2018 is more or less a given. What is also a given is that Samsung will most likely launch the handset with Android 8.0 Oreo preinstalled, or...

LG V30 And V30+ Android 8.0 Oreo Beta Released

11/27/2017, There are quite a few OEMs that are running Android 8.0 Oreo beta programs for their flagship smartphones. Samsung is one of them and Essential is another. LG has joined the list as well by releasing the Android 8.0 Oreo beta for the LG V30 and V30+. The...

Sony Xperia X Performance Oreo Update Released

11/27/2017, Those who own a Sony Xperia X Performance should keep an eye out for a firmware update notification today as the company has started rolling out the Oreo update for this device. Sony has been on a roll recently with the Oreo update for some of its...

OnePlus 5 Oreo Update Beta Launched

11/27/2017, OnePlus had promised to release Android 8.0 Oreo for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T a couple of months back. The company followed through on its promise recently and released the Oreo update for the aforementioned devices. The OnePlus 5 is next. While the...

List Of Samsung Devices To Receive Oreo Update Leaked

11/27/2017, Say what you will about Apple and their iPhones being overpriced and sporting features that Android phones have had for years, but if there’s one thing that’s hard to refute is Apple’s support for their iPhones, where they tend to offer support and...

Unlocked HTC U11 To Receive Android 8.0 Oreo Update Today

11/27/2017, A couple of weeks ago, we reported that the HTC U11 in Taiwan had begun to receive its Android 8.0 Oreo update. Presumably this meant that the update is ready for the phone, and that the HTC U11 in other markets would eventually receive their update as...

Nokia 8 Oreo Update Released

11/26/2017, It was confirmed not too long ago that the Nokia 8 will receive its Android 8.0 Oreo update in the near future. That day has finally come. Nokia 8 owners will be delighted to find out that HMD Global has now started rolling out the Android 8.0 Oreo update...

Galaxy S6 Android 8.0 Oreo Update Release Might Be Possible

11/26/2017, Samsung doesn’t release more than two major Android platform updates for its flagship smartphones. That’s the case with most Android smartphones. However, if a new report is to be believed, perhaps Samsung might make an exception for the...

Sony Releases Xperia XZ And XZs Android 8.0 Oreo Update

11/26/2017, Sony has earned a reputation for being quick with major software updates and those who own a Xperia XZ or XZs in the United States will be delighted to find out that the company is now rolling out the much-awaited Android 8.0 Oreo update for the handsets....