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Google App APK Teardown Hints At Pixel 2’s Squeeze Feature

09/19/2017, In less than a month, Google will be officially taking the wraps off their new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL handsets. We have been hearing rumors and have seen hints about the phone and those details are expected to be unveiled soon, but it looks like a recent...

Motorola Says Moto G4 Plus Will Receive Android 8.0 Oreo Update

09/18/2017, Last year when the Moto G4 Plus was announced, one of the ways that Motorola advertised the handset was that it would be eligible to receive the Android 8.0 Oreo update. However when Motorola announced the list of handsets that would receive the update,...

Android Backups Get Deleted After Two Months Of No Usage

09/14/2017, Android users can store backups for their Android devices in a Google Drive folder. This makes the process of restoring the data easier and more reliable than before. However, it turns out that the backups aren’t kept forever. Google actually...

Facebook Testing Instant Video Feature For Android

09/12/2017, Facebook’s Instant Articles are actually a pretty nifty feature and it does cut down a lot of loading time, especially when you’re on the go and you don’t want to waste precious seconds (or even a minute) waiting for an article to load. Now it looks...

Samsung Working On Android Oreo For The Galaxy S8/S8+

09/11/2017, With Android 8.0 Oreo already finding its way to Pixel handsets, we’re sure that there are many Android users out there who are curious as to when their non-Pixel phones will receive the update. While we can’t speak for the rest of the Android OEMs...

Confirmed: BlackBerry PRIV Will Not Receive Android Nougat Update

09/10/2017, If there is one reassuring thing that iPhone users can expect from Apple, it is in the form of software updates for major releases. Take for example the upcoming iOS 11 which will actually support devices as old the iPhone 5s which was released four years...

Google Phone APK Teardown Hints At Duo Integration

09/08/2017, With the phone app on iOS, the call log will show the various calls that users have made or received from various apps, such as WhatsApp, LINE, Messenger, and so on, and this is something that Google wants to integrate into the Google Phone app for...

OnePlus 3 Closed Beta Group Receives Android 8.0 Oreo Update

09/07/2017, If you are a OnePlus 3 owner and you’re looking forward to receiving the very tasty Android 8.0 Oreo update and are wondering when it will be released, you’ll be pleased to learn that work is already being done in getting the update ready for the...