Android 10 settings hint at Pixel phones getting new themes soon

September 11, 2019

Last week Google finally rolled Android 10 on its Pixel and Essential smartphones. Android 10 brought tons of changes to Android’s ecosystem including swifter gestures and better privacy controls among other things. The Android 10 update also brought also brought a new setting called ‘Customise Your Pixel’ in the Settings app. The Customise Your Pixel […]

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Australian Internet Providers Ordered to Block Eight Sites Found Hosting Christchurch Footage

September 9, 2019

Australia’s eSafety Commissioner ordered the country’s internet service providers to block eight sites for purportedly hosting footage of the Christchurch massacre, the Guardian reported Sunday, protocol officials recently outlined at this year’s G7 leader’s forum. Australian telecommunications companies and internet providers voluntarily blocked 43 sites hosting similar content shortly after the incident in March, according to the Guardian. However, Sunday’s […]

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Google releases Android 10

September 8, 2019

Android  10 is now available, assuming you have a phone that already supports Google’s latest version of its mobile operating system. For now, that’s mostly Google’s  own Pixel phones, though chances are that most of the phones that were supported during the beta phase will get updated to the release version pretty soon, too. Since the development of Android […]

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How to try Android 10’s best new features

September 6, 2019

If you’ve got a Pixel or the Essential Phone, chances are that you’ve got — or are about to get — the full stable release of Android 10, which has a bunch of interesting new features that are worth checking out.   But where do you find them? I installed Android 10 on my original Pixel […]

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Is India’s internet economy also slowing?

September 3, 2019

From biscuits to cars, India’s economic slowdown has already hit many sectors. Is the slowdown spreading to the lone bright spot: the internet economy? Rising smartphone penetration and the growth of Reliance Jio, which slashed data prices and disrupted the sector over the past few years, led to a phenomenal surge in India’s internet economy over the past […]

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Android phone brands ranked by OS update frequency: Nokia is #1

September 1, 2019

One of the major concerns when you buy an Android device is the frequency of updates you’ll receive over the years.. Google has been trying to solve that problem by pushing more fixes through the Google Play services, and initiatives like Project Treble and Project Mainline. Still, a lot of onus falls on phone makers to push frequent […]

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