The Xiaomi Mi 7 may launch with an OLED Panel and an Always on Display Feature

As we approach the beginning of Mobile World Congress, we are hearing a lot of information about devices that may be unveiled at the event. We discovered that Samsung would...

Prizes Announced for November Community Incentive Program with Honor

As part of our work with Honor, including the seeding of View 10s to community developers, we have the ongoing Community Incentive Program where XDA members are rewarded for posting quality...

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[Update: Official Statement] Swype Keyboard for Android with Dragon Dictation has been Discontinued

For the longest time, one of the advantages of Android over iOS was the ability to use third-party keyboard apps available on the Play Store. These keyboards each provide their...
February 21, 2018 12:44 AM

‘Reply’ by Google prepares to support Telegram, Allo, Instagram, and more

Last week, a new experimental app called ‘Reply‘ was made public. The app, made by Googlers at Area 120, started rolling out earlier today. It aims to bring smart reply...
February 20, 2018 6:47 PM

[Hands on] ‘Reply’ brings Smart Replies to Twitter, Hangouts, Android Messages, Facebook Messenger, and more

Last week, we heard about an interesting new application that is in development. Called ‘Reply,’ the app was made by Googlers from Area 120, an experimental division within Google. The...
February 20, 2018 5:18 PM

Exclusive: Samsung will show off the Galaxy S9’s design in Augmented Reality, here’s what it looks like

Next week at Mobile World Congress 2018, Samsung will be unveiling the new Galaxy S9 and S9+. The pair of smartphones will come with a new camera, new features, updated...
February 20, 2018 4:40 PM

Official TWRP now available on the Honor View 10 and Huawei Mate 10 Pro

Honor is looking to improve their standing with the developer community, and so with the launch of the Honor View 10 also came with the Honor Open Source Program which aims to provide...
February 20, 2018 2:50 PM

Android P will also Prevent Idle Background Apps from Recording you via Microphone

The next major version of Android, Android P, might be weeks away, but each passing day brings new breadcrumbs. One of the focuses of Android P appears to be protecting user...
February 20, 2018 2:00 PM

Samsung Internet Updated to v6.4, Enables Web Bluetooth by Default, Security Updates, and More

The default web browser on Samsung devices is called Samsung Internet. It is based on Google’s open source Chromium web browser, but Samsung has worked to add additional features such as...
February 20, 2018 1:37 PM

Microsoft Windows 10 on ARM Limitations Revealed: no Hyper-V or OpenGL Support

Late last year, Qualcomm formally announced the Snapdragon 845 system-on-chip at its annual technology summit. But the 845 wasn’t the only thing the company spoke about during the event. Microsoft is...
February 20, 2018 1:00 PM

HTC Desire 12 Specifications Confirmed by Retail Box

If you’re a fan of HTC’s mid-range devices, you’ve likely heard of its Desire series in the past. The company has refreshed the Desire lineup every year like clockwork, which...
February 20, 2018 11:20 AM

Honor View 10’s Face Unlock Ported to the Honor 8 Pro, Huawei P10 Plus, and Possibly Other EMUI 8 Devices

Smartphone OEMs are constantly developing new features to help their devices stand out from the competition. Sometimes, it’s the material in the chassis, or an iconic design, or new software functionality....
February 20, 2018 11:00 AM

Leanback Launcher is an Android TV Launcher for the Amazon Fire TV

Amazon competes with Google on a number of fronts, from smart speakers to streaming boxes. (It even had its own smartphone once upon a time.) But the operating system at the heart...
February 20, 2018 10:15 AM

Google Pay Rolls Out Globally, Replaces Android Pay and Google Wallet

In January, Google announced Google Pay, an umbrella brand for its mobile and web payments platforms. It brings all of the search giant’s services under one roof, and on Tuesday, Google...
February 20, 2018 9:45 AM