Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ are Official: Specifications, Features, Prices, and Availability

After months of anticipation and many leaks which have spilled the beans on basically everything, Samsung has finally unveiled their new Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+. Prior leaks have unveiled the...

LineageOS 15.1 Feature List Overview with Screenshots and Video

LineageOS is the most popular custom ROM for Android smartphones and tablets. The team behind LineageOS recently announced the latest version of the custom ROM, LineageOS 15.1, based on Android...

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HMD Global Announces Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 7 Plus, new Nokia 6, and Nokia 1 Android Go Phone

Leave it to Finnish company HMD Global, which just came off a wildly successful year (it sold 70 million smartphones in 2017), to unveil a new Android Go smartphone, a...
February 25, 2018 12:30 PM

ZTE Announces the Blade V9, Blade V9 Vita and ZTE Tempo Go at MWC 2018

Mobile World Congress 2018 is here, and it’s the perfect opportunity for ZTE to showcase its latest smartphones. While we’re still waiting on official word about an Axon 7 successor,...
February 25, 2018 10:05 AM

Huawei Anounces MediaPad M5 Tablets with Kirin 960 SoC and Android Oreo

High-end Android tablets may have largely gone the way of the dodo, but that hasn’t dissuaded Huawei. At the 2018 Mobile World Congress, the company took the wraps off the...
February 25, 2018 8:30 AM

LineageOS 15.1 based on Android 8.1 Oreo has been officially announced

Following the demise of CyanogenMod at the end of 2016, its successor, LineageOS, has seen a meteoric rise in popularity. The project grew to support over 180 devices reaching over...
February 24, 2018 10:31 PM

The LG V30S ThinQ Improves on the V30 with 256GB of Storage, 6GB of RAM, and AI Apps

LG didn’t hold a press conference at Mobile World Congress this year, but that hasn’t stopped the South Korean electronics giant from trying to steal some of their competition’s thunder. The...
February 24, 2018 6:16 PM

OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T receive update to play Netflix & Amazon Prime Video HD, but there’s a catch

Back in December, there was a bit of an uproar when some users on the OnePlus forums reported that the OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T were unable to play videos...
February 24, 2018 2:57 PM

TCL Announces Alcatel 5 and Alcatel 3 Series Phones, 1T Series Tablets, and an Android Go Phone

On the eve of Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona, Spain, Chinese smartphone maker TCL took the wraps off a menagerie of new devices on Saturday. In addition to the...
February 24, 2018 1:00 PM

YouTube on Android TV Gets Redesigned, Now Lets You Adjust Video Quality

Google constantly tinkers with the design of its applications on Android, but Android TV apps don’t tend to change a lot. The YouTube application on Android TV has seen a...
February 24, 2018 10:45 AM

[Update: No Dark Theme] Google may add built-in Dark Theme to Android P, Add Weather Widget to Always on Display

Google uses the Android Issue Tracker to log and monitor bugs that have been reported by employees and the community. It also uses it to track feature requests. Recently, two were...
February 23, 2018 7:09 PM

Google’s Former Head of Android Platform Security is now working on Fuchsia

While most of us are focused on Google’s Android operating system, Google has quietly been working on another operating system called Fuchsia. We’ve seen it slowly progress over the years...
February 23, 2018 4:44 PM

Sony Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact Leaks Reveal 18:9 Displays and Stereo Speakers

Sony will hold an event at Mobile World Congress to announce its next-generation smartphone lineup: the Xperia XZ2 and the XZ2 Compact. Most of the 2018 flagships’ specifications were revealed...
February 23, 2018 1:30 PM

Google is bringing Augmented Reality and Google Lens in Assistant & Photos to more devices

ARCore is the result of the Augmented Reality developments Google refined through Project Tango, which required special hardware. The company took what they learned from that experiment, and repackaged it...
February 23, 2018 12:49 PM