Posts From Kristin

Kristin
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A loyal Android user since Android 2.1 Eclair. An Android purist.

New Leak Seems To Have Revealed Specifications Of The Galaxy S8+

Samsung's upcoming flagship has been making a lot of buzz around the web as its release date approaches. After the Galaxy Note 7's mashup, all eyes are now on Samsung's next big thing, the Galaxy S8. Thanks to a series of rumors and leaks so far, not much has now remained unknown about the Galaxy S8...

Honor V9 Announced In China With 5.7″ QHD Screen, Kirin 960, and 12MP Dual-cameras

Huawei's side-brand Honor has launched a new smartphone in China, the Honor V9. Honor is known for offering great bang-for-buck in its devices and the Honor V9 is not an exception: their latest flagship packs pretty impressive specifications while still maintaining a competitive price point. The device comes in multiple storage variants with price starting...

New Update Finally Adds Support For Adoptable Storage In Titanium Backup

Titanium Backup, a powerful backup utility for rooted devices, has recently been updated to version 8.0.0. While the new update is not bringing any major change or a visual refresh to the app, it does add support for a much-awaited feature: Adaptable Storage. Previously, users running Android 6.0 and above were having issues while backing...

Report: Samsung To Launch Refurbished Galaxy Note 7 With a Smaller Battery

A new report coming out of South Korea suggests Samsung is considering selling refurbished units of the Galaxy Note 7, Samsung's flagship phablet which the company had to discontinue last year due to dangerous battery failures. Last month, Samsung released its investigative report regarding the Galaxy Note 7's battery fiasco. In which the company blamed the...

LG Officially Confirms The G6 Will Have Dual 13 MP Rear Cameras

LG is set to launch its much-anticipated flagship device, the LG G6, at the MWC show. Now just a week ahead of the official launch, LG has revealed some more details regarding the device's camera setup. In an official blog post earlier, LG has confirmed that the G6 will sport two 13 MP camera sensors on...

New Research Finds Security Loopholes In Many Popular Android Apps For Connected Cars

According to a new research from Kaspersky Lab, many Android apps for connected cars have been found to be vulnerable against potential malware attacks. In a research carried out by Kaspersky's two anti-malware researchers Victor Chebyshev and Mikhail Kuzin, it was discovered that some of the most popular Android applications for connected cars were not secured against...

You Can Now Shop With Google Assistant On Your Google Home

Launched back last year, the Google Home speaker is the direct competitor to Amazon's Alexa. While Alexa has an edge over Google Home due to its robust integration with third-party products and services, Google has lately been doing its best to fill up the gap by steadily adding support for new services and introducing new features. Now...

Xiaomi Starts Rolling Out MIUI 8.2 Global Stable ROM For Supported Devices

Yesterday, Xiaomi announced on its official MIUI forum that the MIUI 8.2 Global Stable ROM has started rolling out for supported Xiaomi devices. Unlike developer or beta ROMs, the Global Stable ROM will automatically be rolled out to every supported device in the coming days via an over-the-air update. In the first batch, the MIUI 8.2 ROM...

Huawei P10 Passes FCC Certification, Will Come In Three Color Options

Huawei is set to launch its next flagship, the Huawei P10, along with a new Huawei Watch 2 on February 26th at MWC. The device has been subject to frequent leaks and rumors for a while now. Just a few days ago, we got to see the device from multiple angles, thanks to some leaked...

Huawei Confirms New Android Wear Watch Coming At MWC

Earlier, we reported that Huawei was working on a new Android Wear smartwatch and that it would be unveiled at MWC 2017. Now, we have an official confirmation on the matter. The company's CEO, Richard Yu, confirmed on the Chinese micro-blogging site Weibo that the company will launch new smartwatch hardware running Android Wear 2.0...

Leaked Renders Give us a Closer Look at The Huawei P10 Ahead Of Official Launch

We've known for a while now that Chinese OEM Huawei is working on its next flagship, the Huawei P10, and that it will be unveiled at MWC 2017. Now a new leak has given us a closer look at the company's upcoming flagship ahead of the official launch. The latest renders of the Huawei's upcoming...

Sony’s Open Device Program Releases An Updated Guide For Unlocking Bootloader Of The Xperia Devices

Sony is one of the best OEMs when it comes to providing support for community developments and giving users the tools to truly own their devices. The Open Device program provides useful resources and guides for developers interested in developing AOSP builds and custom software for the Xperia series devices. As you may already know,...