Android OS
9to5Google Daily 225: Android Q is set for more gesture nav tweaks  9to5Google · 19 hours
Listen to a recap of all the top 9to5Google stories of the day. 9to5Google Daily is available on Google Play, iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, or through... more
OnePlus makes Google Duo its favored video-calling app  THE VERGE · 1 day
Citing the popularity and performance of Google Duo in India, OnePlus has announced it’ll be adding a deeper integration of... more
Save $5 when you add Choetech's Fast Wireless Charging Stand to your desk  Windows Central · 1 day
Charges at up to 10W. The Choetech Fast Wireless Charging Stand drops to just $14.99 when you enter code XZ9JMKRY at checkout.... more
Top Kindle reads are available starting at just $2 today  Windows Central · 2 days
Digital deals. Amazon, through the end of the day, is offering a selection of top Kindle reads at a discount. Prices start at only $1.99 and there are... more
Google to Let Preloaded Android Apps Update via Play Store Without Signing In  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Google is advising developers to make sure that any updates to their app work properly in the absence of a Google account. more
WhatsApp Business for iPhone Launched in Beta for Small Businesses: Report  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
WhatsApp Business had finally been made available for iPhone users as beta across the globe, following its debut last year for Android devices. more
WhatsApp Business for iPhone Launched in Beta for Small Businesses  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
WhatsApp Business had finally been made available for iPhone users as beta across the globe, following its debut last year for Android devices. more
Google Home speakers are up to $50 off during this President's Day sale  Windows Central · 4 days
Get the answers to all of your questions with one of these discounted Google Home speakers. Google's celebrating President's Day with a... more
Samsung Leaks Upcoming AirPods Competitor 'Galaxy Buds'  MacRumors · 4 days
Samsung has leaked its upcoming wearables lineup through its Galaxy Wearable app for Android ahead of its February 20 event. Image credit:... more
Samsung’s new Galaxy Tab S5e is its lightest and thinnest tablet ever  THE VERGE · 4 days
There isn’t a single Android tablet we can currently wholeheartedly recommend, but the new 10.5-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e looks like it could be... more
Moto G6, Moto G6 Play, Moto Z3 Play Now Receiving Android Pie Update: Report  Gadgets 360 · 4 days
Android Pie brings with it goodies like redesigned notifications, Adaptive Battery, new UI, improved screenshot controls and audio controls, and... more
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Firmware Update Brings February 2019 Android Security Patch: Report  Gadgets 360 · 4 days
A report suggests that Samsung is rolling out a new update for the Galaxy Note 9, which includes the February security patch. more
SteelSeries Stratus Duo is a Fortnite player's dream controller  Windows Central · 5 days
Fortnite-ready and compatible with Windows and Android, the SteelSeries Stratus Duo is a perfect controller for both survival and battle royal. Gaming is a serious business, even on mobile. Fortnite... more
Google Voice adding ‘Anonymous Caller ID’ option in settings  9to5Google · 6 days
Google Voice last month began rolling out the Google Material Theme redesign to Android, and expanded VoIP availability.... more
Google Voice for iOS rolling out Material Theme redesign  9to5Google · 6 days
Late last month, Google Voice for Android was updated with the Google Material Theme. The revamp is now... more
Google Voice for iOS rolling out Material Theme redesign  9to5Mac · 6 days
Late last month, Google Voice for Android was updated with the Google Material Theme. The revamp is now... more
How to connect SteelSeries Stratus Duo to a Windows 10 PC  Windows Central · 6 days
SteelSeries Stratus Duo is able to connect via Bluetooth and an included wireless dongle. It's easy to connect the gamepad to Android via Bluetooth or Windows... more
Shemaroo Launches Video Streaming App ShemarooMe for Android, iOS, and Web  Gadgets 360 · 6 days
One of India's entertainment old guards, Shemaroo, has launched its own video streaming service app ShemarooMe, for Android, iOS, and the Web. more
Nintendo's 'Fire Emblem Heroes' Crosses $500M in Player Spending on Two-Year Anniversary  MacRumors · 6 days
Further cementing its status as Nintendo's most successful mobile game to date, Fire Emblem Heroes has officially crossed the half-a-billion-dollar revenue mark, which it... more
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018), Galaxy J3 (2017) Receive February Security Update: Report  Gadgets 360 · 6 days
According to a new report, the February 2019 security patch fixes 12 vulnerabilities specific to Samsung software apart from five critical and several high... more
Huawei Y6 Pro (2019) Price Revealed, Features a Dewdrop Notch  Gadgets 360 · 6 days
The Huawei Y6 Pro (2019) sports a waterdrop-shaped notch, a single rear camera setup, low-light face unlock support, and it also runs on EMUI 9.0 based on Android... more
Google Is Refocusing Android Things to Cater to Smart Speakers and Display  Gadgets 360 · 6 days
While Android Things isn’t going away, future development is likely to be limited to smart speakers and displays more
WhatsApp for Android Update Brings Revamped Settings Section, Network Usage Info  Gadgets 360 · 7 days
A new WhatsApp beta update for Android has introduced a redesigned Settings menu with fresh iconography and has also added a payments option. more
Instagram is now testing a web version of Direct messages  TechCrunch · 7 days
Insta-chat addicts, rejoice. You could soon be trading memes and emojis from your computer. Instagram is internally testing a web version of Instagram Direct messaging that lets people... more
Google Play Store replaces tiny overflow button with ‘tap & hold’ gesture  9to5Google · 7 days
The overflow icon is a common UI convention that’s leveraged throughout Android to hide settings and other unimportant options. Google is now replacing it in... more
Google Play Store replaces tiny overflow button with ‘tab & hold’ gesture  9to5Google · 1 week
The overflow icon is a common UI convention that’s leveraged throughout Android to hide settings and other unimportant options. Google is now replacing it in... more
Senator asks Apple and Google to ‘immediately remove’ controversial Saudi-based Absher app  9to5Mac · 1 week
Both Apple and Google have come under fire this month for hosting a Saudi-based app called Absher on their mobile platforms. Among other uses,... more
CCI Said to Be Probing Accusations That Google Abused Android Dominance  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
India's antitrust commission is looking into accusations that Google abuses its popular Android mobile operating system to block its rivals. more
WhatsApp for Android Update Brings Redesigned Settings Section, Network Usage Info  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
A new WhatsApp beta update for Android has introduced a redesigned Settings menu with fresh iconography and has also added a payments option. more
Daniel Rubino is loving these 3 Android phones right now  Windows Central · 1 week
I need a smartphone too, and this is what I prefer to use right now The smartphone market is becoming rather stale these days but only in the... more
Here are 3 Android phones you should consider in early 2019  Windows Central · 1 week
I need a smartphone too, and this is what I prefer to use right now The smartphone market is becoming rather stale these days but only... more
Pushbullet gets major Android app update w/ Material Design, dark mode, more  9to5Google · 1 week
Pushbullet has been a powerful app on Android for years now, and today it’s getting its first major update in quite a while. Pushbullet... more
Google engineer reveals the Pixel 4 will likely have better dual-SIM support  THE VERGE · 1 week
According to comments from a Google engineer on code in the Android Open Source Project, Google is working on a new “2019 Pixel.” Well,... more
Google Paid Half of Its Vulnerability Rewards Towards Android, Chrome Bugs in 2018  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
Google kicked off its Vulnerability Reward Programme back in November 2010 with an aim to address vulnerabilities in Android and Chrome. more
How to update Google Chrome on your PC, Mac, Android, and iPhone  9to5Google · 2 weeks
Google Chrome is constantly getting updates — we know, because we’re tracking them every single week. And while Google Chrome handles these updates by... more
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Android Q may change the back button to a gesture
THE VERGE
OnePlus makes Google Duo its favored video-calling app
THE VERGE
Stardew Valley is coming to Android soon, Google Play pre-registration now open
9to5Google
Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e officially unveiled with copycat iPad Pro design, $399 price tag
9to5Google
Xiaomi Mi 9 has a ‘holographic’ paint job, triple cameras, arrives February 24th
9to5Google
Android Pie ‘Report Card’ sees Pixel leading the pack, major improvement from Samsung, ‘F’s from rest of the class
9to5Google
Galaxy Note 9 re-review: 6 months on this is now an Android Pie powerhouse that pulls no punches [Video]
9to5Google
Netflix’s iOS app can now automatically download your next episode, just like Android
THE VERGE
Moto G7 family goes official w/ four models, bigger screens, smaller bezels, Snapdragon 632, Android Pie
9to5Google
Newton Mail for iOS and Mac is Back for $50/Year
MacRumors
Alphabet Scoop 041: Super Bowl commercials, Pixel 3 Lite rumors, Accessibility apps
9to5Google
Chrome OS’s app ecosystem is a mess, but the ‘App Service’ could fix it
9to5Google
iPhone or iPad replace LTE with 5G E? Here’s why
9to5Mac
[Update: February 2019] The best smartwatches for Android you can buy today
9to5Google
Google Live Transcribe could be a big help for people who are deaf or hard of hearing
THE VERGE
Samsung Galaxy S8 gets a third Android Pie beta update w/ the February security patch
9to5Google
Samsung Galaxy S9 picks up Android Pie, One UI on Verizon Wireless, rolling out now
9to5Google
Fortnite for Android adds support for Bluetooth controllers, 60Hz support on some devices
9to5Google
Carrier locked Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ and Note 9 devices will receive Android Pie very soon
9to5Google
Digital Wellbeing vs ActionDash: Get digital health tracking on any almost any Android [Video]
9to5Google
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