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Android Pie’s Recent App Smart Selection feature could come to Android One smartphones

One of the lesser known features introduced in Android Pie is Smart Selection through the Recent App overview. The reason for its obscurity could be attributed to the fact that this feature is exclusive to the Google Pixel lineup, and even within them, is available on the Pixel 2 and newer. With Smart Selection, you...

NiceLock Downloader Companion App lets you easily download Good Lock modules on Samsung Galaxy devices running One UI

Over the last year, Samsung has made monumental changes to the software experience it offers to smartphone users. The Samsung Experience UI has been sobered up and evolved into the Android Pie-based One UI, which is much lighter, less intrusive, coherent, and beautiful in its own way. But aside from majorly overhauling the interface, Samsung...

[Update: Purple render] Google Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL renders show headphone jacks, no notches, and hint at Google I/O launch

The Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL (formerly known as the Pixel 3 Lite) has been on our radar for a while now. Rumors of a more affordable Pixel device started over a year ago, but it wasn't until last Fall that we got our first look at the devices. Recently, there has been speculation...

Launch a Career in Graphic Design with This In-Depth Adobe Bundle

There’s never been a better time to work in graphic design. Thanks to a practically limitless demand for talented and trained professionals who can craft everything from website layouts to captivating animations and illustrations, companies ranging from small startups to major corporations are paying these artistic pros handsomely for their services. But if you want to...

Xiaomi teases a new smartphone launching in India with the Snapdragon 730

Xiaomi has just wrapped up the launch of the Xiaomi Redmi Y3 and Xiaomi Redmi 7 in India, targeting diverse spectrum of users in the country. While the Redmi 7 seeks to attract budget segment customers with yet another value-oriented device, the Redmi Y3 targets the new-age social media influencers with its 32MP seflie camera....

iFixit removes its Galaxy Fold teardown at Samsung’s request

The Samsung Galaxy Fold is one of Samsung's most ambitious smartphones, perhaps even more ambitious than the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge. While the Note Edge was successful enough for Samsung to begin equipping its successive flagships with edge displays, the Fold is off to a rocky start despite glowing initial reviews. Reviewers have had their...

Nubia Red Magic Mars Review: The $399 Gaming Phone

The Nubia Red Magic Mars launched earlier this year as another contender in the growing "gaming phone" market. Unlike some of the other gaming phones on the market, the Red Magic Mars comes with an affordable price tag. TK from XDA TV reviewed this $399 gaming phone in his latest video.One of the coolest features...

OnePlus 7 Pro forums are now open

It's getting close to the time of year when a new OnePlus device is announced. We already know when the OnePlus 7 will be revealed. This year is a little different, however, as OnePlus is announcing multiple devices. We already opened the forums for the standard OnePlus 7 and now we have forums for the...

Koler is an open source, simple, swipe-based dialer app

The dialer app is probably the most basic application built into the Android. It has an almost bare minimum set of features to get the job done - send and receive calls, which it does without a problem. But, third-party dialers are still popular due to various reasons, like better interface and functionality. Koler is...

OnePlus opens a Labs program for the OnePlus 7 Pro to let users apply to review the phone early

Following the recent news that OnePlus will be having its OnePlus 7 launch event on May 14, OnePlus has also announced that it will continue The Lab program for the OnePlus 7. The Lab is a OnePlus tradition whereby the company invites a select few consumers to preview a device before its release. The chosen...

AT&T’s fake 5GE icon has been added to AOSP

AT&T's misleading "5GE" campaign became part of Android when Samsung phones that were updated to Android Pie and One UI began showing the 5GE icon in the status bar. This was a dishonest practice from AT&T as this created the illusion that the technology being referred to in this case, is as superior as 5G,...

Google may be working on a “touchless” Android OS for feature phones

Even though Android is the most popular mobile operating system in the world, running on smartphones, tablets, and many other kinds of devices, there is one market that it has never penetrated: feature phones. These kinds of devices are very popular in developing countries as they offer a minimal set of features capable of communication....