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Windows 10 may let you use a Google account for signing in

Windows 10 is the most popular desktop operating system at the moment and it's Microsoft's primary foothold into Enterprise. With the expansion of G Suite, it's possible that Google and Microsoft have made agreements to further integrate the G Suite into Windows. According to a report from ChromeStory, they spotted a massive code commit on the Chromium...

Poco Launcher from the Poco F1 is now on the Play Store

The Xiaomi Poco F1 is an interesting device. It was launched a week ago in India, and a couple of days back, Xiaomi announced its availability in 65 countries. The Poco F1 (also known as the Pocophone F1) is the first phone from Poco, a new Xiaomi sub-brand. It has a high-end list of specifications...

Xiaomi Poco F1 and Xiaomi Mi 8/Explorer Edition kernel source code now available

Recently, Xiaomi has been improving its record when it comes to releasing kernel sources for its phones. Earlier this year, the company committed to releasing kernel sources within three months of a device launch. Although it wasn't ideal, it was indeed a welcome improvement. It took Xiaomi a long time to release kernel source code...

Possible Motorola Moto G7 appears online with a waterdrop notch

Lenovo-owned Motorola launched the Moto G6 and the Moto E5 series in April. The Moto G6 series consists of the top-end Moto G6 Plus, the Moto G6, and the Moto G6 Play. The Moto E5 series consists of the Moto E5 Plus, the Moto E5, and the Moto E5 Play. Notably, the Moto G6 Plus...

Paranoid Android’s Android Oreo ROM is here for the OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T, OnePlus 5, and OnePlus 5T

Many of our readers might remember Paranoid Android. It was once a top contender in the Android ROM scene for many different reasons: Innovative features, a slick user interface, you name it. The ROM lost much of its steam after the Android 4.4 KitKat builds, but they eventually returned with Android 6.0 Marshmallow and later,...

OPPO Realme 2 forums are now open

OPPO just released a new phone, the OPPO Realme 2. It features some decent specs, like the Snapdragon 450, 3GB/4GB of RAM, 32GB/64GB internal storage with microSD card support, and 4,230 mAh battery, while keeping the affordable price of approximately $128. It also comes with the Android 8,1 Oreo. The Realme 2 is currently only...

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5/Redmi 5 Plus gets stable Android 8.1 Oreo update

Xiaomi has been dominating the market budget and mid-range Indian markets thanks to their Redmi series of devices. There's the regular Redmi series that are priced a little less and have smaller screens compared to the Redmi Note series. The company made massive gains in India thanks to these devices even though, in my personal opinion,...

Xiaomi Mi 6 starts getting stable MIUI 10 Android Oreo update

MIUI 10 is a major milestone for the Beijing smartphone maker that recently became one of the biggest OEMs in the business. There are a lot of new features that are being included with this new software update, and a lot of Xiaomi's device are scheduled to receive it. This is a brand new release though,...

Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 and Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Plus Receive Official LineageOS 15.1 Builds

ASUS has had their ZenFone series of smartphones for a while now and they continue to grow it by adding on more descriptive names as the years go by. The company released the ZenFone Max Pro M1 only a few months ago and since then it has been able to garner a dedicated following thanks to its...

Spotify is now testing Friends Weekly on Android

Earlier this year, Spotify began testing a new Friends Weekly playlist for users of the iOS app. Several months later, the Friends Weekly playlist was made available to a larger audience of iOS users. Now, it seems that users of Spotify's Android app will soon be getting the Friends Weekly feature. Friends Weekly is a personalized...

Google App tests a new layout for the Google Assistant settings page

The Google App is the application that contains the Google Assistant, Google Lens, Google Feed, Google Search, and Google Podcasts services. The app has become quite bloated as Google wants these services available on as many devices as possible with the Google App pre-installed. The settings page has added a ton of new entries with...

Google for India event: Tez is being renamed Google Pay; updates to Google Go, Search, Assistant, Maps, and more

At the annual Google for India event held in New Delhi on Tuesday, Google made many announcements. The first of them was that Google Tez is being renamed Google Pay. There were also announcements related to Google Assistant, Google Search, Android Go, Google Go, Google Maps, Google Station, and more. Let's take a look at...