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Google announces new Android Auto features, Google apps on Volvo infotainment systems

Google I/O 2018 is coming up on us fast with the first day of the event taking place tomorrow (5/8). We’ll be there to share all of the new announcements...
May 7, 2018 12:30 PM

Amazon Alexa can now be set as the default assistant on Android

Amazon and Google dominate the virtual assistant market with Alexa and Google Assistant respectively. Alexa and Google Assistant power 92% of smart speakers. In smartphones, Google enjoys an advantage as...
May 7, 2018 12:15 PM

Android Things 1.0 now available for developers to build commercial IoT products

What was once the domain of science fiction is slowly becoming reality, and Google is taking a major step forward in achieving that reality. The company today announced that Android...
May 7, 2018 12:00 PM

Xiaomi is expanding to France and Italy by the end of the month

We recently reported on the new partnership between Xiaomi and Three UK. It was then when we learned that a number of Xiaomi devices would be sold by the wireless...
May 7, 2018 11:45 AM

Android Oreo Update for Unlocked LG V30/V30+ Now Available for Sideloading

The official Android Oreo update for the AT&T, Verizon, and T-Mobile LG V30 has been available for some time, so it was only fair that the open market variant (US998) also...
May 7, 2018 11:15 AM

YouTube picture-in-picture mode rolling out to some people without YouTube Red, doesn’t work in all videos

With the introduction of Android 8.0 Oreo, developers were finally able to design their applications with support for picture-in-picture mode. This works great with video playing applications as it enables the...
May 7, 2018 10:43 AM

“Seurat”, Google’s tool to create high-fidelity mobile VR scenes, is now open source

Google has announced the open sourcing of its “Seurat” tool, which they revealed at last year’s Google I/O. Seurat is a tool which can be used to create high-fidelity mobile...
May 7, 2018 9:45 AM

New Google Assistant rolling out on Wear OS with smart responses and audible answers

The latest version of the Google Assistant is currently rolling out on Wear OS (previously known as Android Wear) and comes with smart responses, audible answers, and actions that you...
May 7, 2018 9:15 AM

What’s New in Today Weather

Today Weather continues to impress us with constantly updating their features. This app is our favorite weather app and was even listed as one of the the best apps of 2017,...
May 6, 2018 9:38 PM

Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 bootloader unlocking and kernel source code now available

The Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 was launched in India on April 23. It’s a lower mid-range smartphone, and it competes with the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro in terms...
May 6, 2018 9:00 PM

Android P will finally restrict apps from monitoring your network activity

A years-old privacy flaw will finally be coming to an end on Android. It’s an issue you’ve probably never heard of, but one that you should absolutely be concerned about....
May 6, 2018 1:34 PM

Download: Android P ported unofficially to the Motorola Moto Z

Last week, XDA Recognized Developer erfanoabdi was able to boot an unofficial port of Android P for the Motorola Moto Z. He ripped the system image from the Google Pixel XL and modified...
May 6, 2018 11:12 AM