A Revolution in Custom ROMs: How Project Treble makes Porting Android Oreo a 1 Day Job

The XDA forums have been the central gathering of custom ROM development for years. It’s thanks to the hard work of developers on our forums that many older Android smartphones...

I Booted Stock Android Oreo on the Huawei Mate 9 thanks to Project Treble

Just a week before this year’s Google I/O, Google unveiled one of the most fundamental, low-level changes to the Android OS framework: Project Treble. Project Treble modularizes the Android OS...

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Grab These Three Game-Changing Apps at Black Friday Pricing Right Now

Black Friday is here, which, in the past, meant it’s almost time to storm your local mall and score your most obsessed-over products at a mere fraction of their usual...
November 24, 2017 3:00 PM

Sexiest OnePlus 5T Unboxing

Many people have been posting their unboxing videos of the new OnePlus 5T, but we are pretty sure Miles from XDA TV has put together the sexiest one so far....
November 24, 2017 12:23 PM

Chrome OS to Soon Get Dictation as an Accessibility Feature

In recent months, Google has been adding features to Chrome OS at a rapid pace. Not too long ago, the OS had a basic feature set, which made it inadequate...
November 24, 2017 12:00 PM

Google Home Can Control Smart Appliances Throughout Your House, Including Dishwashers, Vacuum Cleaners and More

The Internet of Things (IoT) refers to the connecting of regular household appliances and other, normal objects to the internet and allowing them to all communicate with each other. Google...
November 24, 2017 11:30 AM

Xiaomi India to Announce a New Redmi Smartphone on November 30

Xiaomi India is on a roll when it comes to launching new phones in the Indian smartphone market. The release of the Mi A1 in September was followed by the release...
November 24, 2017 11:00 AM

NVIDIA SHIELD TV Gets SHIELD Experience 6.2 Update with HDR Support in VUDU, New Google Assistant Integrations and More

Last month, NVIDIA started rolling out a new update to the SHIELD TV which brought many useful features like new Google Assistant Actions, IR remote controls, a new version of YouTube...
November 24, 2017 10:30 AM

OxygenOS 4.7.2 Update for OnePlus 5T Improves Fingerprint Scanner, Face Unlock, EIS and More

The OnePlus 5T was officially announced on November 16th in a launch event in New York. The device itself went on sale globally on Tuesday and from what we can...
November 24, 2017 10:00 AM

Android Wear v2.6 Released, Comes with Network Indicators, Download Progress Bar and More!

Android Wear 2.0, if it were to be summed up in one word by the community, would probably be described as “disappointing”. Many users expected bigger things from the upgrade,...
November 24, 2017 9:30 AM

VentureBeat: Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ to Make a Cameo Appearance at CES 2018

Over the years, Samsung has followed an annual release schedule for its Galaxy S flagship smartphones. Usually, Samsung announces the latest Galaxy S flagship variants at either MWC, or at...
November 24, 2017 9:00 AM

Grab a Great VPN, Learn Java, and Master Excel at Black Friday Prices

Long gone are the days when one had to wait in line for ten hours at midnight to land the best Black Friday deals. Now, you can take advantage of...
November 24, 2017 8:30 AM

MIUI 9 Global Stable Update Released for Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 and Redmi 4 Global Variant

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 was the first device to get the MIUI 9 Global Stable update. The MIUI 9 Global ROM was announced on November 2, alongside the launch...
November 23, 2017 12:30 PM

Android’s Battery Life Estimate is Getting Smarter and More Accurate on the Pixel 2

Android has featured battery life estimates for a long time now. This estimate can give you an insight on how quickly your battery is draining, and how much time you...
November 23, 2017 12:00 PM