Conversations is an Open Source & Secure Jabber/XMPP Client for Android

Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp, and WeChat are the top three instant messaging apps currently dominating the market. Their continued dominance is easily explained by their inclusion of a simple to use...

GLOBE: Best Weather and Time Tracker from the XDA Community

While plenty of clock apps on the Play store offer the ability to track multiple time zones, we love promoting apps from within the XDA community. Glode: World clock and time...

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Here’s Your Last Chance to Save 60% off on this Top VPN

Private Internet Access VPN is perhaps the most highly-rated and industry-renowned VPN in the business, and with good reason. Top-notch IP cloaking gives you unfettered access to the Internet from...
December 10, 2017 5:00 PM

Blackberry Wants to Use Qualcomm Hardware in Cars, Virtual Cockpits, and Infotainment Systems

Qualcomm supplies chips to various Android phone makers but has also recently partnered up with Microsoft to bring Windows to Qualcomm powered laptops. Now, Blackberry wants to team up with...
December 10, 2017 2:00 PM

Google Chrome 64 Adds Parallel Download Feature to Accelerate Download Speeds

Google Chrome browser on Android is constantly getting better with new features being added each day. Google Chrome 63 recently rolled out to the stable channel and added support for Android...
December 10, 2017 9:30 AM

Google Chrome for Android will soon support Custom Download Folders

The Google Chrome browser is based on the open source Chromium browser project, and thanks to its open source nature, it’s possible to follow any development on the browser right...
December 10, 2017 9:00 AM

Report: Microsoft and Google Concerned that a Broadcom Acquisition of Qualcomm Would Stifle Innovation

By now, we are well-familiar with Broadcom’s proposed acquisition of Qualcomm. Broadcom proposed an unsolicited $105 billion acquisition bid of Qualcomm last month, but Qualcomm rejected it on account of...
December 10, 2017 8:00 AM

MIUI 9 Global Developer ROM v7.12.8 Brings Notifications in Line with Stock Android

Notifications in MIUI have always been a pain point. Even though other Android devices have had a single finger swipe gesture to expand notifications back in Android Jelly Bean, users would...
December 9, 2017 11:00 PM

Huawei Collaborated with the Developers of Phoenix OS for the Mate 10’s Easy Projection Feature

Though the company has virtually no presence in the United States, Huawei is a top 3 smartphone manufacturer in the world. Its subsidiary, Honor, aims to penetrate the Indian market...
December 9, 2017 5:30 PM

Here is the List of Android Wear Smartwatches That Will Get Android Oreo

Android Wear, Google’s Android-based smartwatch OS, is being updated to Android Oreo this week. Android 8.0 for Android Wear devices doesn’t bring a huge amount of features, rather a few bug fixes...
December 9, 2017 4:00 PM

Google Home Mini Update Brings Back Play and Pause Buttons via Long-Press of Volume Keys

The Google Home Mini, a more affordable version of the Google Home, was launched last month alongside the newly released Google Pixel 2 and Google Pixel 2 XL. Shortly after release,...
December 9, 2017 3:16 PM

Three Most Surprising Things About the OnePlus 5T

After having used the OnePlus 5T for a while, Miles form XDA TV has put together a list of things that were most surprising to him.  With the battery life,...
December 9, 2017 12:16 PM

MIUI 9 Global Stable Update Rolling-out to the Xiaomi Mi Max and Mi Max Prime

The Xiaomi Mi Max was a big-screen smartphone launched by Xiaomi in May 2016. It had a humongous 6.44-inch Full HD (1920×1080) display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 system-on-chip, 3GB of RAM...
December 8, 2017 9:30 PM

AndroidTO 2017 Developer Talks are now Viewable on YouTube!

Over the past couple months, the XDA Portal team has covered the AndroidTO 2017 and Droidcon UK 2017 developer conference, and you can now view the talks from AndroidTO 2017 on...
December 8, 2017 4:19 PM