Android

You Might Want To Check Your Android Phone Immediately For These 15 Malicious ‘Hidden’ Apps

October 14, 2019

Malicious apps seem to keep finding their way onto the Play Store and the cause for concern here isn’t about Google’s inability to filter them out. It’s the sheer sophistication with which certain apps hide their intent from users. British security firm Sophos has now issued a new report claiming 15 apps – amassing over 1.3 million downloads […]

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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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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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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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Google Go app is now available on Android devices worldwide

August 21, 2019

Google first introduced the Google Go app on Android Oreo (Go edition) devices back in 2017. However, initially the app was available in select markets only. Now, nearly a year and a half later the tech giant is launching its lightweight data-friendly search app to its users around the globe. “Starting today, our lightweight search […]

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