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T-Mobile’s Moto Z2 Force Receiving Android 8.0 Oreo Update

12/26/2017, According to Motorola’s confirmation from several months ago, we know that the Moto Z2 Force would be updated to Android 8.0 Oreo. Recently the update has started to find its way to Verizon’s version of the handset, but now it seems that the update is...

Chrome For Android Could Soon Get Double Tap To Fast Forward/Rewind

12/24/2017, One of the nifty features that Google has brought to the YouTube app is the ability to allow users to fast forward or rewind videos by double tapping at either sides of the video. The good news is that if you liked that feature and didn’t want it to be...


Android 8.0 Rolling Out To Moto X4 Android One Edition

12/22/2017, If you are the owner of the Moto X4 Android One, you might be interested to learn that it seems that the Android 8.0 Oreo update is now rolling out to the handset. Note that this is for the Android One version of the phone, which means that if you...

‘Data Usage’ Option For Google’s Allo Now Rolling Out

12/22/2017, These days we’re starting to see the amount of mobile data offered to customers is a lot higher than what it used to be back in the day. However this also corresponds to our media, where we’re starting to see more content on the web being streamed in...

Instagram Now Lets You Send Live Videos In Direct

12/21/2017, If you wanted to share Instagram Stories with a friend, there is an option that lets you send that particular Story to a friend via Direct (Instagram’s in-app messaging feature), assuming that profile isn’t private. However this feature was not...

Android Apps Must Support 64-Bit Code By August 2019

12/20/2017, In a bid to improve app security and performance on the Google Play Store for years to come, Google today announced some new guidelines for Android app developers. The company has said that all Android apps will have to support 64-bit code by August 2019....

Android Oreo Update Rolling Out To T-Mobile’s HTC U11 Life

12/19/2017, Last month HTC began rolling out the Android 8.0 Oreo update for unlocked HTC U11 handsets, and the good news is that if you don’t own the HTC U11 but rather the HTC U11 Life, it looks like the update is now headed your way, assuming that you bought...

‘Hey Google’ Hotword Rolling Out To More Users

12/18/2017, If you wanted to activate voice search on Android, in the past the command would be “OK Google”. However when Google introduced the Google Home, the hotword became “Hey Google”, which created a bit of confusion as users might sometimes confuse...

Grammarly Keyboard Now Available For Android Devices

12/17/2017, Last month Grammarly rolled out its keyboard for iOS devices, and for Android users who were looking forward to using it as well, the good news is that Grammarly’s keyboard app is now available on Android as well and can be downloaded for free via the...

Spotify’s New Three-Tab Interface Will Make Things Simpler

12/14/2017, It’s not uncommon for Spotify to make minor tweaks to the user interface of its Android app from time to time. However, according to a new report, it appears that the company is now testing a significant UI change for its Android app. It appears...

Google Assistant To Come To Tablets And More Android Phones

12/13/2017, If you do not own a Pixel or Nexus handset that comes with the latest Android update, then chances are you are probably missing out on some newer Android features, such as Google Assistant, especially when you consider that Android 8.0 Oreo is only...