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Google closed Nougat certification in March, all new Play Certified devices must launch with Oreo

A lot of attention has been put on Google’s device certification process in light of recent news that the company would begin blocking uncertified devices from accessing Google Play apps...
April 24, 2018 6:08 PM

Tegra X1 vulnerability found, affects the Google Pixel C and Nvidia Shield

If you’re a gamer, you may have heard the incredible news out yesterday about the Nintendo Switch: It has been cracked wide open. A new vulnerability in the Nvidia Tegra...
April 24, 2018 4:52 PM

Google still plans to work on Inbox alongside major Gmail revamp

Gmail has been the subject of leaked redesigns and rumored features in the last few weeks. However, Google’s other email app, Google Inbox, has been notably absent from updates. This...
April 24, 2018 3:44 PM

Google announces the nominees for the 2018 Google Play Awards

Google kicked off an annual program in 2016 to recognize exceptional apps and games in the Google Play Store. Every summer, Google nominates apps and games from a variety of...
April 24, 2018 1:00 PM

LG G7 ThinQ design leaks in full, launching May 2nd

The LG G7 “ThinQ” has been popping up in leaks and rumors for a while now. It’s one of those devices that we know everything about before it’s announced. The...
April 24, 2018 9:33 AM

ASUS Zenfone Max Pro (M1) launched in India with 5000mAh battery and stock Android 8.1 Oreo

ASUS is looking to make a bigger push into India this year. The newly announced ZenFone Max Pro M1 is a budget device that ASUS hopes can make a big...
April 23, 2018 10:30 PM

Codename “Kahlee” is a Raven Ridge powered Chromebook

A recent code review in the Chromium Gerrit all-but confirms that a Chromebook codenamed Kahlee is powered by AMD’s latest generation mobile APU. The code review, titled “drop experimental flag...
April 23, 2018 6:16 PM

[Update: Screenshot] Chrome OS is testing a fullscreen launcher in tablet mode

It’s no mystery that Chrome OS is moving more towards a touchscreen-optimized interface. Google has been slowly adding more touch-friendly and Android features over the last several months. We’ve already...
April 23, 2018 6:02 PM

[Update: Officially rolling out] PayPal integration is finally rolling out for Samsung Pay in the U.S.

Samsung Pay is one of the most popular mobile payment solutions because it utilizes MST to simulate the magnetic stripe of physical credit cards, allowing for the service to be...
April 23, 2018 4:35 PM

Get a Calendar Widget for the Amazfit Pace/Stratos

If you’re looking for an alternative to Wear OS or Samsung’s Tizen watches, there aren’t a lot of options out there. The Amazfit Pace and Stratos are a couple of...
April 23, 2018 2:13 PM

Honor 9 Lite XDA Review – A Budget Phone Done (Mostly) Right

Honor, a subsidiary of China-based Huawei, faces fierce competition in the budget sector. With the likes of Xiaomi to contend with, the company has had trouble gaining a foothold outside...
April 23, 2018 1:49 PM

The Snapdragon Samsung Galaxy S9 has a GPU Stability Bug that can be Exploited to Trigger Remote Reboots

The new Samsung Galaxy S9 includes the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 system-on-chip for several markets, including Hong Kong, the United States, Canada, and parts of Latin America. Samsung has often chosen...
April 23, 2018 1:42 PM