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Google Flutter Release Preview 1: Next-Gen Native App Design

Cross-platform development is a difficult problem to solve, but Google feels that they have created a toolkit that will go a long way to helping simplify it with Flutter. Earlier...
June 20, 2018 11:00 AM

How to set up ADB & Fastboot on an x86_64 Chromebook running Chrome OS

ADB and Fastboot are tools that every Android developer and power user should be intimately familiar with. They’re powerful command line programs that allow you to use your PC to...
June 20, 2018 10:45 AM

Facebook Messenger is testing autoplaying video ads

Facebook has always been infamous for serving loads of advertisements across all of its platforms and applications. In addition to all of the other places Facebook sells advertisements already, about...
June 20, 2018 9:33 AM

Google Home and Google Home Mini launch in Austria, Ireland, and Spain

The original Google Assistant-powered Google Home was launched back in 2016. It offers high-quality sound in a portable form factor. About a year later, the Google Home Mini and Google...
June 20, 2018 4:00 AM

MIUI 10 China Developer ROM now available for 10 Xiaomi phones

The MIUI 10 Global ROM was announced nearly 2 weeks ago along the Xiaomi Redmi Y2 unveiling in India. This came about a week after the MIUI 10 China ROM...
June 20, 2018 1:15 AM

Xiaomi Mi Max 3 specifications and renders appear on TENAA

Months ago, we had exclusively revealed the possible specifications of Xiaomi’s upcoming large screen behemoth, the Xiaomi Mi Max 3. The reveal was based upon information from the firmware files...
June 19, 2018 11:30 PM

MIUI 10 China beta now available for the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4

MIUI 10 looks to be the best version of MIUI yet. With a number of new camera features and a newly re-worked UI with parts reminiscent of Android P, Xiaomi’s flavor...
June 19, 2018 11:00 PM

Google Play Store will authenticate peer-to-peer app downloads and add to your Library

People often equate sharing APK files with piracy, but there are many situations where it’s perfectly legal and acceptable. In those cases, you still want the APK to retain its...
June 19, 2018 2:19 PM

Microsoft Edge on Android gets Adblock Plus integration and intelligent visual search

Microsoft Edge’s first beta version was made available back in October of 2017. Users had to sign up for a beta to be able to download the app. It was...
June 19, 2018 1:29 PM

Budget Nokia 2 gets an Android 8.1 Oreo beta

HMD Global unleashed a storm of new smartphones last year. This year, they continue releasing new phones for different price categories. Just last week, the Nokia 5.1 Plus got leaked. They’re...
June 19, 2018 12:50 PM

Android-x86 based on Android 8.1 Oreo now available for your PC

Android x86 is an unofficial attempt at porting Google’s Android OS from Smartphones over to the Personal Computer. Although there are numerous ways to have the Android experience through notebooks...
June 19, 2018 12:20 PM

Oppo Find X has no notch, slim bezels, and a pop-up camera

The Oppo Find X is official. We already knew a good bit about the device thanks to leaks ahead of time, but we now have confirmed specifications and images from...
June 19, 2018 11:50 AM