GOTODAYNEWS.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-10-09, 08:39

Zero-day exploits found in Android VoIP

Chinese researchers have found no less than nine zero-day vulnerabilities in how Android handles VoIP in its more recent versions.The researchers stated that mo...

Zero-day exploits found in Android VoIP

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Zeroday privilege escalation disclosed for Android Enlarge (credit: portal gda / Flickr) Researchers have disclosed a zeroday vulnerability in the Android operating system that gives a major boost to...
2019-09-05, 16:52

Academics find eight vulnerabilities in Android's VoIP components The vulnerabilities can be exploited to make unauthorized VoIP calls, spoof caller IDs, deny voice calls, and even execute malicious code on users' de...
2019-10-01, 15:13

Attackers exploit an iTunes zeroday to install ransomware Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty Images) Attackers exploited a zeroday vulnerability in Apple's iTunes and iCloud programs to infect Windows c...
2019-10-10, 20:00

Android VPN apps found serving disruptive ads A security researcher has discovered four VPN apps that serve ads while running in the background and also on the home screen of Android smartphones i...
2019-09-20, 15:39

Malware found in popular Android app with more than 100 million downloads If you’re an Android user, you’ll want to steer clear of a popular Android app that recently began serving up malware to unsuspecting user...
2019-08-30, 07:39

Hidden 'Face authentication' settings found in latest Android Q Beta Android Q Beta 4 was released today, and besides bricking some Pixel models, the update contained something interesting. Hidden settings discovered by...
2019-06-06, 03:13

Malware found in CamScanner’s document scanning Android app, which has over 100M downloads Another day, another instance of Android malware found on the Google Play app store. Researchers from Kaspersky Lab said they found an app with 100 mi...
2019-08-28, 03:13

Google found a serious Android flaw affecting Pixel, Samsung and Huawei phones Google researchers have discovered an unpatched vulnerability on its own Android OS that affect the Pixel 1 and 2, Huawei P20, Samsung Galaxy S7, S8, ...
2019-10-04, 17:39

The iPhone-Hacking Sites Google Found Apparently Went After Android and Windows Users Too Those hackers Google’s researchers sussed out earlier this week apparently went after more than just iPhone users. Microsoft’s operating system along ...
2019-09-02, 15:13

FCC chair: 911 call operators should be able to track VoIP calls Location tracking can sometimes mean the difference between life and death when it comes to 911 calls. If you ring the emergency services with a cell ...
2019-07-10, 10:26

The best conference phones of 2019: top picks for VoIP meetings Welcome to our pick of the best conference phones of 2019. If you work in a company where you need to hold meetings with people around the world, then...
2019-09-03, 11:13

Report: FTC, FCC Squabbled About Who Is Responsible for Cracking Down on VoIP Robocalls As automated Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) systems fueled a national robocall epidemic estimated at tens of billions of bogus calls annually, th...
2019-08-18, 20:52

iOS 13 will stop VoIP app background data collection, impacting Facebook Apple is stopping VoIP apps from collecting data while they run in the background, a change that will force multiple popular apps to make adjustments....
2019-08-06, 21:13

Google researchers found a severe Android security flaw that affects Pixels, Samsung phones, and more Google security researchers often disclose severe security issues that affect various products or operating systems. While they might anger some of th...
2019-10-04, 17:13

Apple will limit VoIP background data collection from WhatsApp, Snapchat et al in iOS 13 Apple is reportedly planning a new feature in iOS that will restrict apps from runing voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) processes in the background ...
2019-08-07, 05:13

Zero-day exploits: 14 things to remember when an issue is discovered Zero-day exploits can be detrimental to businesses. However, depending on how you handle an incident when it occurs, you might be able to mitigate the...
2019-09-27, 06:00

There's another macOS update to fix Zoom security exploits Apple is still working to plug the holes created by a security exploit recently discovered in video conferencing app Zoom. According to The Verge, App...
2019-07-16, 23:13

Witnesses: Self-help guru’s sexual exploits destroyed family NEW YORK (AP) — Jurors at the New York City trial of self-help guru Keith Raniere have been hearing testimony from witnesses who say he sexually explo...
2019-05-24, 18:13

New DoS attack exploits algorithms to knock sites offline Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks have caused their share of online chaos in the past, from being used to target messaging service Telegram...
2019-08-09, 09:39

Ben Stokes celebrated Ashes exploits with TV replay and fast-food • Allrounder revels in aftermath of Headingley heroics• Stokes: ‘There were quarter-pounders flying everywhere’Ben Stokes has revealed he celebrated h...
2019-08-27, 11:39

Android Q(&A): Android Engineers take us on a deep dive of Android Q Enlarge / Android Development: It can be a messy process. (credit: Google) As has become tradition for Ars at Google I/O, we recently sat down with...
2019-07-03, 13:26

Serial publisher of Windows 0-days drops exploits for 3 more unfixed flaws Enlarge (credit: SandboxEscaper) A serial publisher of Microsoft zeroday vulnerabilities has dropped exploit code for three more unpatched flaws, ma...
2019-05-23, 07:39

Adware campaign exploits Chrome and Safari bugs to serve over 1B malicious ads Threat actors have exploited “obscure” bugs in WebKit and Chrome browsers to serve over 1 billion malicious ads in less than two months, a new researc...
2019-10-02, 02:52

Democrats split on how to counter racism in 2020 election as Trump exploits it The party’s left wing wants an all-in battle against racism, while others question whether race should be the centerpiece of the campaign to replace T...
2019-07-18, 21:13

Bungie has a Destiny testing team called Velveeta that tries to find the cheesiest exploits in the g Bungie has a Destiny testing team called Velveeta that tries to find the cheesiest exploits in the game. That’s one of the revelations in Destiny fron...
2019-08-13, 21:00

New Windows hack warning: Patch Intel systems now to block SWAPGSAttack exploits Researchers detail hardware vulnerability that bypasses mitigations against Spectre and Meltdown CPU vulnerabilities on Windows systems - and impacts ...
2019-08-06, 20:00

Nokia 3 Starts Receiving Android 9 Pie Update With May Android Security Patch Nokia 3 gets official Android 9.0 Pie update. The Android 9 Pie update for Nokia 3 is rolling out now over-the-air (OTA) and will reach all devices ov...
2019-06-03, 14:13

Google's Dessert Theme Meets Bittersweet End as Android Q Officially Becomes Android 10 After more than a decade of sugary monikers, Google is finally ending Android’s dessert-themed naming scheme now that Android Q has officially become ...
2019-08-22, 22:00

Huawei’s Android replacement sounds a lot like the mysterious Google OS that might replace Android Huawei is at the center of the US vs. China trade war right now, as the Trump administration imposed a massive import ban on the Chinese conglomerate ...
2019-05-22, 07:39

Even hardcore Android fans admit the iPhone 11 Pro camera is way better than any Android phone Back in 2012 after Apple had been the clear winner in the smartphone market for some time, Samsung boldly stated that people would soon be just as obs...
2019-10-03, 19:39

Huawei responds to Google’s Android ban and explains what will happen to its Android phones The US government delivered a crippling blow to Huawei last week, placing the Chinese conglomerate on an “Entity List” that meant Huawei w...
2019-05-21, 09:00

Google ditches Android dessert naming scheme, dubs the latest update Android 10 I often wondered what would have happened once Android Z launched on the Pixel 13. Would we ever get there with Android, or would Fuchsia take over wi...
2019-08-22, 18:26

How to Access Google's Secret Easter Eggs in Android 9 and Android 10 Google, in its infinite capacity for silly, has dropped a fun hidden feature into Android 10 that you should spend a little time exploring. (At the ve...
2019-09-05, 13:13

Forget Android 10, Google has already confirmed Android 11 While Android 10 was only officially released in September 2019, and is only available on a limited range of smartphones, Google has already confirmed...
2019-10-11, 12:39

Android Q is officially named Android 10 Google has announced that Android Q will now come with an all-new, rather boring name: Android 10. This bucks the trend of Android operating systems b...
2019-08-22, 11:13

How to Downgrade Your Phone from Android 10 to Android 9 Android 10 is here—for Pixel devices, at least. We typically recommend everyone update to the latest and greatest version of an operating system to en...
2019-09-04, 20:00

Android Q is now simply Android 10 Google has finally revealed Android Q's release name, and it's not Quiche, Quinoa or Quesadilla. In fact, it's not named after any dess...
2019-08-22, 16:52

Missing Hawaii hiker found dead days after Amanda Eller found alive The body of hiker Noah “Kekai” Mina was discovered Wednesday, nine days after he was last seen, authorities in Hawaii said Wednesday. Helicopter rescu...
2019-05-30, 03:39

Missing upstate man found dead after wife’s body found in car A Poughkeepsie man has been found dead a week after he went missing, and a body found in the man’s vehicle has been identified as his wife. The ...
2019-10-05, 02:26

Underwater Fortress Found: Ancient Fort Linked to Bloody Biblical Battles Found Off Coast of Israel Underwater archaeology is helping to transform our knowledge of the ancient world. In Israel, maritime archaeologists have discovered a 2,200-year-old...
2019-06-01, 19:13

Former Oklahoma state senator found dead with gunshot wound is 2nd GOP ex-lawmaker found dead in two days A former Republican state senator in Oklahoma was found dead with a gunshot wound in his home Wednesday, the second former GOP state lawmaker found fa...
2019-06-07, 23:39

How to Opt Out of All Android Betas at Once If you’re a big Android fan, odds are good you’ve probably opted into several app beta tests, pre-registered for a few upcoming games or apps, and bui...
2019-10-02, 15:39

How to try Android 10's five best features Android 10 recently released and the improvements are plentiful. ZDNet's Beth Mauder explains five of her favorite Android 10 features, with some bein...
2019-09-06, 16:00

How Does iOS 13 Stack Up to Android Q? Forget Game of Thrones. The greatest story ever told was one of two highly heralded platforms: iOS and Android. They’re in constant competition, and t...
2019-06-04, 10:26

The best Android games There are loads of great games available for Android, but how can you pick out the gems from the dross, and amazing touchscreen experiences from botch...
2019-05-23, 06:26

The 3 Best Android Tablets 1: Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 Price: $449.99  Product description Samsung’s tablets have long been one of the safest go-tos for Android users, and t...
2019-05-21, 13:13

It's Time to Try Android Q Beta 5 If you’re curious about what the Android Q experience will be like, but have been holding off on installing any Android Q betas, it might be time to t...
2019-07-10, 17:13

Android 10: The five best new features explained Android 10 brought several new features, along with many additional ones set to roll out in the coming weeks. ZDNet's Beth Mauder breaks down five of ...
2019-09-06, 18:00

The best Android tablets of 2019: which should you buy? When it comes to searching for the best Android tablet, there are fewer options compared to a few years ago where Google's operating system was p...
2019-07-05, 14:13

New Apple iPhone? Please! Get the best, pay less: Android iPhones are not now, nor have they ever been, worth their high price tags. And, yes, that includes the iPhone 11. Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols shares his...
2019-09-10, 17:26

Huawei P30 and others likely to get Android Q update throughout US ban Huawei has said it plans to bring the next version of Android to 16 of its current devices including the Huawei P30, P30 Pro and the Mate 20 series.A ...
2019-06-20, 07:39

The Morning After: Android is turning 11 Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Starting this morning, Netflix can add the words "Emmy winner" to the title of its groundbreaking interactive B...
2019-09-23, 07:39

Android smartphones can be hacked over Wi-Fi Nearly all Android mobile phones and other gadgets could be at risk of being hacked simply by connecting to a Wi-Fi network, new security research has...
2019-08-07, 09:00

Best Android phone 2019: which should you buy? The best Android phones of 2019 are looking very intriguing with slimmer bezels and some startling new designs. Given the growing number of killer And...
2019-06-19, 17:13

Android 10: Cheat sheet Android 10's features will transform some phones into more user-friendly, customizable, and secure environments. Here's what developers, businesses, a...
2019-08-23, 05:39

The best Android video player just got better Labeled simply as "the best way to enjoy your movies", MX Player for Android is probably familiar to a lot of Android users by now. It's one of those ...
2019-06-18, 10:13

Motorola is making Android TVs too Shortly after smartphone company OnePlus launched a TV, rival Motorola has decided to do the same. In partnership with Indian e-commerce site FlipKart...
2019-09-16, 15:00

10 top tennis games for Android and iOS Strawberries and cream, white uniforms and a lot of grunting - there are few events so ingrained in the psyche as Wimbledon. Not all are lucky en...
2019-07-06, 05:13

The Nokia 2.2 is a €99 Android One phone I’d buy my mum HMD Global, the company licensing the iconic Nokia marque, today announced it’s latest entry-level handset, the Nokia 2.2, which will retail for €99 (...
2019-06-06, 12:39

Anonymize Your Android Browsing with Tor's New App After several months of testing, the first stable, public build of a Tor browser for Android is finally available on the Google Play Store....
2019-05-22, 15:26

Best PDF reader for Android of 2019 While it's possible to read PDF files already using Android phones and tablets, for most people that's about all they can do with them. If y...
2019-05-31, 11:13

Android, iOS Are Getting New Emojis Later This Year On World Emoji Day 2019, Apple and Google have offered a sneak peek at some of the emoji that is arriving on mobile and desktop devices later this yea...
2019-07-17, 10:52

How to control your privacy in Android 10 With the newest Android version, Google has tried to improve and simplify the process of managing your privacy. Learn how to use the privacy controls ...
2019-09-25, 17:13

Everything You Need to Know About Firefox Preview on Android Mozilla is taking another stab at mobile browsing with a new version of Firefox on Android. We’ve been playing around with the recently released early...
2019-06-28, 18:26

How to Stream Your PS4 to Any Android Phone Hey Android fans, I know you’re probably tired about all the fun iOS users have been getting up to with that new-fangled Apple Arcade, but there’s som...
2019-10-10, 16:00

Android 10—The Ars Technica Review Android 10 is finally here! Here's the new logo. This gallery will be a highlight of what's covered in the review. ...
2019-09-05, 17:39

Google releases Android 10 Android 10 is now available, assuming you have a phone that already supports Google’s latest version of its mobile operating system. For now, t...
2019-09-03, 14:39

Android 10 has a terrible bug that can’t be fixed Google released the final version of Android 10 for all four Pixel generations just a couple of days ago, but it looks like the software upgrade is ha...
2019-09-05, 12:52

Google just released Android 10 As expected, Google rolled out Android 10 on Tuesday for all Pixel devices. The release date wasn’t shared ahead of time, but Canadian mobile ca...
2019-09-03, 16:26

Android 10 is out on Pixel phones and more – here’s how to get it Android 10 has finally landed, despite my reservations that it’s not named after a dessert. After several betas introducing everything from new gestur...
2019-09-04, 03:52

Use Your Android Device As a Security Key on iOS If you’re one of those chaos-embracing individuals who own and use both Android and iOS devices, Google is now letting you use your Android smartphone...
2019-06-13, 16:13

Can You Actually Use iCloud on Windows and Android? Whisper it quietly, but a few holes are starting to appear in Apple’s walled garden: AirPlay on TVs. Apple Music on Android. iCloud on the web. And no...
2019-06-15, 19:39

How to fix the Android bug that's draining your battery Your Android battery life just suddenly got worse? A Google Play Services bug could be to blame. Here are some workarounds you can try while Google co...
2019-08-13, 04:00

Android Q: Cheat sheet Google's Android Q offers a number of upgrades that will transform your phone into an even more user-friendly and customizable environment. Here's wha...
2019-05-21, 08:38

Android Q: everything you need to know about Google's update New Android version out in public beta with smarter AI, more privacy and dark mode Google took the wraps off the next version of Android 10 Q at its I...
2019-05-21, 12:13

How to Get Android Notifications on Your Windows PC Jumping back and forth between your phone and your PC can be annoying. Some messaging apps have web clients, so you don’t have to open your device to ...
2019-07-03, 14:26

How to Set Up 'Guest Mode' on Your Android No matter how clean or secure your phone is, we all experience some anxiety when someone borrows it—even if only for a few minutes. For better or wors...
2019-06-27, 18:39

Best Android phones in UAE for 2019: which should you buy? If you're looking out for the best Android phone you can buy, this is the place to be, as we've put all the biggest and best Google-powered ...
2019-07-11, 10:39

Here's How Android Automotive OS Works While the new all-electric Volvo XC40 still hasn’t been officially shown to the public, Volvo has been keeping us well-updated with all the cool shit ...
2019-10-09, 22:26

These Are All the New Google Camera Changes in Android Q The final Android Q beta—Android Q Beta 6—is now available for developers and enthusiasts to play with. This build gives us a near-complete picture of...
2019-08-09, 12:26

Welcome to the new Android Q fully gestural navigation If you've been waiting for full-on navigation for Android, your wait is about over. Jack Wallen explains how this new system works and why you might w...
2019-05-29, 16:00

Huawei Unveils Android Replacement Following U.S. Ban Chinese technology giant Huawei’s new operating system, called HarmonyOS, is intended to run on all of its consumer gadgets, as it races to develop ba...
2019-08-09, 11:13

How to make listening with one earbud better on Android and iOS Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. I’ve got a h...
2019-10-05, 15:13

Google Go launches globally on Android Google has launched Google Go globally in the Google Play Store. The lightweight search app is available for all Android 5.0/5.1 Lollipop devices and ...
2019-08-20, 14:52

Here’s How to Free Up Space On Your Android Phone We’ve all experienced that moment of dread: You’re about to capture a video of your dog or cat doing something especially cute or hilariou...
2019-08-07, 13:26

The best Android apps to download in 2019 There's never been a better time to get into Android apps, as the Google Play store has exploded in recent years, with a proliferation of titles ...
2019-05-30, 09:52

Why Some Android Phones Don't Have the Play Store Huawei phones, Amazon tablets, and Google Pixel phones all run Android, but one of those groups of devices doesn’t have access to the Google Play Stor...
2019-05-29, 17:00

Google Chrome is getting a seriously useful new feature on Android Opening a ton of tabs in Chrome, even the mobile version, is something that many of us are all too familiar with. The current card-style interface of ...
2019-05-27, 07:26

Android Q release date, new features and everything you need to know We got a lot of info about Android Q at Google IO 2019, and the keynote confirmed several rumors we've been hearing ahead of the operating system...
2019-06-20, 22:39

Best Android smartphones (July 2019) If you are in the market for a new Android smartphone, here are a selection that offer a level of power and performance that would give the iPhone a r...
2019-07-02, 09:13

OnePlus TV will run ‘optimized’ Android TV software Following the news that OnePlus will release its first TV this September in India, company CEO Pete Lau has shared additional information about the pl...
2019-08-23, 16:13

Get the Amazing 'Bloons TD 6' for Free on iOS and Android The very-excellent tower defense game, Bloons TD 6—normally $5 on mobile—is now available for free on iOS and Android for a limited time. Even if towe...
2019-05-23, 20:01

Now you can use Android phones, rather than passwords, to log in to Google* Enlarge It could soon become easier for Android users to securely log in to Web accounts. Starting today, Google is rolling out a service that lets...
2019-08-12, 16:13

How to Fix the Latest Android Bug That's Draining Your Battery Android users: If your phone’s battery has felt like it was crapping out lately, the most recent Google Play Services update may be to blame....
2019-08-12, 19:13

Android 10 release date, new features and everything you need to know We know so much more about the next big Android operating system update since it was introduced as Android Q at Google IO 2019 - now officially rebran...
2019-08-22, 19:39

Android phones come with pre-installed malware Google has made significant headway when it comes to removing malware from the Play Store but a recent Black Hat presentation from a Google Project Ze...
2019-08-13, 12:00

How to fix the Android bug that’s been killing your phone’s battery If you’ve been experiencing worse battery life than usual on your Android smartphone recently, you should know that you’re not alone. Ther...
2019-08-13, 18:39

You can buy four of these Android 2-in-1s for the price of the 7th-gen iPad and keyboard They don't offer face-scanning authentication, integrated pens or USB-C, but basic Android 2-in-1s from retro brands such as Packard Bell and Walmart'...
2019-09-24, 14:52

Get Android Q's 'Digital Wellbeing' Features Now With This App With Android Q, Google plans to launch a Digital Wellbeing app. The app is designed to help you focus the time you spend with tech and unplug more oft...
2019-06-29, 20:39

The best free Android apps of 2019 It has been over ten years since Android was first outed by Google, and back then it was hard to imagine the sheer number of apps we'd have today...
2019-05-31, 08:39

New Android zero-day affects millions of devices Google's Project Zero security team has discovered a new zero-day exploit in Android which is already being used in the wild.The vulnerability wa...
2019-10-05, 00:52

This crazy new Android phone is almost entirely screen Forget the Mate 30 Pro and the Vivo Nex 3 with their hot waterfall displays, because there’s a new smartphone in town that has more screen than ...
2019-09-24, 11:39

Why You Need the 'Google Go' App on Your Older Android Device Despite being associated with some of the biggest technologies and most popular devices currently available, Google also develops products and service...
2019-08-21, 19:39

How to Force the New Android Auto Update A new version of Android Auto is finally here—sort of. Google started rolling out a beautiful new version of Android Auto late last month, and your de...
2019-08-20, 11:00

Apple’s Tim Cook takes dig at Android Speaking at the Worldwide Developers Conference on June 3, Apple CEO Tim Cook compared the iPhone iOS 12 adoption rate of 85 percent to the Android 9 ...
2019-06-03, 16:52

Here's what Huawei's Android replacement may actually be called The fact Huawei has its own Android replacement in the works is certainly no secret. In fact, rumor has it the operating system could be ready for lau...
2019-05-27, 15:00

Android Messages may get Snapchat-like AR effects Apparently, Google has plans to turn the Android Messages app into a veritable Instagram and Snapchat rival. XDA Developers has discovered that the te...
2019-06-30, 00:13

The best screen recorders for Windows, Mac, Android and iOS There are now so many reasons why you might want to record a video screen capture of your desktop or even your smartphone or tablet display. There are...
2019-05-26, 12:52

OnePlus TV will be a 'unique' Android TV – whatever that means Watch out, television audiences: it looks like the OnePlus TV is finally on its way. A number of model sizes have now been listed by the official...
2019-08-09, 06:26

How to Get Android's New 'Focus Mode' Early The imminent launch of Android 10 (née “Android Q”) will bring a host of new things to do, and several built-in Android apps are also prepping a few f...
2019-08-22, 16:52

Trump suggests Huawei's Android ban could be over soon When you think of Huawei and U-turns you might think of the Huawei P30's notch, but now something else springs to mind – Donald Trump has ...
2019-07-01, 08:13

Huawei Android ban could still be on as US government says its still blacklisted The US Huawei ban may not be coming to an end any time soon after all following new reports that the Chinese phone giant is still under severe restric...
2019-07-03, 06:39

OnePlus 7T will sport Android 10 straight out of the box OnePlus has confirmed its next smartphone - the OnePlus 7T - will come with Android 10 onboard straight out of the box, so you'll be able to use ...
2019-09-24, 10:52

Why open sourcerors might want to ditch Android for iOS Apple has long been the proprietary bad guy, but Google’s privacy-sucking ways in Android should give open source freedom fighters reason to consider ...
2019-06-05, 19:13

11 things my Android phone does way better than your iPhone For the past year, I've been carrying a succession of Android devices and iPhones, learning the ins and outs of each one. But a collection of small, u...
2019-05-24, 12:52

Android 9.0 Pie for Moto G6 goes live at Verizon Verizon has just confirmed that it has released the long-awaited Moto G6 Android 9.0 Pie update. The information published on the carrier's website in...
2019-06-07, 04:13

Android is going to get better at managing your wireless headphones Since the AirPods first pitched up in 2016, truly wireless headphones (with each earbud separate) have become more and more popular, and now Android i...
2019-07-21, 11:13

How to Remap the Buttons on Your Android Device to Do Nearly Anything You Want Like a well-chosen keyboard shortcut, a button combination can save you some serious time on your phone—whether you want to snap a photo, launch a dig...
2019-05-22, 13:26

Nintendo makes over Dr. Mario for iOS and Android Nintendo revealed last night that its next mobile game is finally hitting the stores next month, and it’s the comparatively low-key Dr. Mario World. T...
2019-06-18, 15:00

The android priest that's revolutionizing Buddhism Kodaiji temple, a 400-year-old Japanese hourse of worship in Kyoto, has drafted in an android named Mindar to preach sermons. Find out how it's revolu...
2019-08-28, 22:39

Privacy browser Tor is now available on Android, but not coming to iOS With online privacy becoming an increasingly rare luxury these days, most all browsers offer some sort of "incognito" mode that's supposed to help byp...
2019-05-22, 10:52

OnePlus 7 Pro may update to Android 10 on the same day as the Pixel 3 Google announced a few days ago that Android Q will actually be called Android 10, seemingly dropping dessert codenames for good for Android releases....
2019-08-29, 01:00

Take These Steps Before Installing Android 10 on Your Phone Android 10 is here for some people, but possibly not you. If you’re the owner of a Google Pixel (ranging from the OG Pixel to the latest Pixel 3a or P...
2019-09-03, 23:13

Now there's a dedicated Steam Chat app for Android and iOS Last year Valve released Steam Chat for the desktop, and now its messaging service is fully mobile with a dedicated app for Android and iOS. Naturally...
2019-05-22, 02:39

How to Speed Up Your Android Hotspot Connection Being able to turn your smartphone into a miniature access point that can give other devices an internet connection—like your laptop—is one of the bes...
2019-07-22, 13:39

OnePlus 7 Pro May Get Android 10 on the Same Day as Google: Report OnePlus could launch Android 10 update to some of its devices on the same day that Google pushes the update for its Pixel lineup. Google is expected t...
2019-08-30, 01:39

How to send a tab from Chrome to any Android phone Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Often when I...
2019-09-01, 09:26

Maybe Don't Let Facebook Track Your Location in iOS 13 and Android 10 With the arrival of iOS 13 and Android 10, Facebook is preemptively warning users that location settings are about to change and it’s surely just tryi...
2019-09-10, 20:39

Zero-day privilege escalation disclosed for Android Enlarge (credit: portal gda / Flickr) Researchers have disclosed a zero-day vulnerability in the Android operating system that gives a major boost t...
2019-09-06, 12:52

How Do I Stream My Android Phone to an Older TV? You should never feel limited to the small screen on the tiny phone in your pocket—or gargantuan phone, depending on your preference for “plus” device...
2019-08-30, 12:13

The best free Android games 2019 What’s better than a free game? Pretty much nothing. Except when it’s terrible and you’ve wasted time on downloading and playing ...
2019-05-21, 12:39

Google Reveals the Dessert Name Android Q Was Most Likely to Have Google's VP of Engineering for Android finally revealed that Android Q would have been called Queen Cake, if it hadn't dropped the dessert naming conv...
2019-08-30, 13:26

Google allows Huawei to keep using Android until August After U.S. officials gave a 90-day reprieve to Huawei, Google said Tuesday it will suspend a plan to quit providing its Android operating system to th...
2019-05-21, 09:52

This is when Android 10 will be released to Pixel phones The final version of Google’s latest Android release would have been available on Pixel hardware by now in previous years, but Android Q is taki...
2019-08-26, 21:13

AT&T rolling out Android 9.0 Pie update to the LG V35 ThinQ AT&T is the first US carrier to release the long overdue LG V35 ThinQ Android 9.0 Pie update, because it's one of the few that volunteered to do that....
2019-06-19, 18:26

You Can Now Use an Android Phone as a Physical Security Key on iOS Google now lets iOS users sign in to their Google accounts using an Android phone as a physical security key for two-step verification. Here's how the...
2019-06-13, 04:39

Android 10? Google is trying to grow up and it's really, really hard Suddenly, the next version of Android won't be named after a dessert. Is this just one more step toward Google trying to act -- or even be -- mature?...
2019-08-25, 09:52

These are the new Android emoji you'll be using on your phone later this year We've known that a new slate of emojis are coming to smartphones toward the end of the year, and mere hours after Apple showed its take on them a...
2019-07-17, 15:39

OnePlus 3 and 3T finally getting Android 9.0 Pie updates After many months of waiting, OnePlus 3 and 3T users can now download the long-awaited Android 9.0 Pie update. The Chinese handset maker has just anno...
2019-05-23, 02:26

How to Back up Your Personal Data on iOS and Android Phones break or get lost all the time, but that doesn’t mean you have to lose your personal data when and if that happens. In the video above, I go ov...
2019-07-15, 17:39

Huawei 'building its own OS' as Android alternative Huawei is testing its own internally-developed mobile operating system as the tech firm awaits word on whether US sanctions will see Google strip its ...
2019-08-05, 09:26

Android 10 released: everything you need to know about Google's update Big update adds gestures, dark theme, smart replies, emoji, privacy and parental controls Google has released its big new update to Android 10, and fo...
2019-09-04, 08:39

Delete These Banned Apps From Your Android Google recently removed several apps from the Google Play Store after discovering they violated the Play Store terms of service—and, more importantly,...
2019-07-18, 14:52

Tell Android apps not to track you, and thousands of them will do it anyway Back in December Google CEO Sundar Pichai conceded during a session with members of Congress that the company could “do better” when it co...
2019-07-08, 21:39

Why isn't Google fighting harder for Android? This week, Huawei turned from the world's second-largest phone maker into a pawn in the US cold war with China. The White House issued a generic execu...
2019-05-23, 09:13

Shazam on Android Can Now Identify Songs Even When You're Using Headphones Not long after Apple acquired music recognition app Shazam last fall, the music-ID service introduced a new feature called Pop-up that allowed it to i...
2019-06-11, 12:00

Apple's Shazam app updated with new Pop Up functionality, but only on Android Recently acquired by Apple, Shazam is bringing new features to its users, although this time only Android users will benefit from the changes. A new P...
2019-06-11, 12:52

12 iPhone and Android apps to get just in time for July 4 From podcasts and recipes to global scavenger hunts and quirky roadside attractions, these iPhone and Android apps can help you kickstart summer. ...
2019-06-28, 19:00

What to Do If Android 10 Kills Your Pixel Phone's Sensors Some early adopters have run into a pretty problematic bug with Android 10 on their Pixels. It’s unclear what specifically triggers the bug, but bumpi...
2019-09-06, 12:52

Android 10 may reach Pixel phones on September 3rd It's been months since Google started testing Android Q (now Android 10), so where's the finished version? If you believe Canadian carriers...
2019-09-02, 20:39

Another US carrier rolls out the LG V40 ThinQ Android 9.0 Pie update After Verizon and AT&T, it looks like U.S. Cellular might be the next carrier in the United States to release the long-awaited Android 9.0 Pie update ...
2019-06-13, 05:39

Android 10 Is Out Tuesday, Telco Listing Tips Adding to a report from last week, Canadian mobile operator Rogers has revealed that Android 10 might release Tuesday, September 3 for the existing Go...
2019-09-02, 10:39

New leak is our best look yet at 2019’s most powerful Android flagship Huawei confirmed it’ll launch the Mate 30 series on September 19th, almost a month earlier than we expected, and just a day before Apple’s...
2019-09-04, 15:13

Disney+ will have apps for iOS, Apple TV, Android and Xbox One The debut of Disney's highly anticipated streaming service, Disney+, is almost here. But, leading up to the November 12th launch date, the compan...
2019-08-19, 09:52

iPhone hack also hit Windows and Android devices The wide-scale iPhone hack uncovered by Google security researchers last week may have also affected Android and Windows devices too, reports have cla...
2019-09-02, 08:39

Like the Windows 10 calculator? You can now add it to your Android handset or iPhone What can be more unsexy than a calculator app? Yet, it does serve a purpose. Then again, so does cardboard. If you're not happy with the calculator on...
2019-06-27, 18:26

Vivaldi's browser for power users comes to Android Opera's former CEO launched the Vivaldi desktop browser in 2016, catering to power users who missed the shortcuts and tweaks of the original Oper...
2019-09-09, 08:39

Android 10 could be out today, if this dubious leak is to be believed The Android 10 release date (or Android Q, for those who don't keep up with the changes), could be imminent, if a leak is to be believed –...
2019-09-03, 11:13

How Android 10 is making your phone more private and secure Google released Android 10 last night to all Pixel phones. The update brings some nifty features like system-wide dark mode, a new gesture navigation ...
2019-09-04, 05:13

Can Huawei's HarmonyOS rival Google's Android? The Chinese tech giant Huawei has unveiled a new operating system, HarmonyOS, which the company hopes will become an alternative to Android. But convi...
2019-08-13, 08:00

You can now use your Android phone as a 2FA security key for Google accounts on iOS Now, Android phones running Android 7.0 Nougat or newer can act as 2FA security keys for Google accounts on iPhones and iPads running iOS 10.0 and up....
2019-06-12, 14:26

Spotify ditches its Android homescreen widget Spotify's latest Android update has riled some of its loyal users. The update removes the homescreen widget from Spotify's Android app. Now,...
2019-08-13, 23:00

You can bring your own Android phone to Xfinity Mobile You no longer need an iPhone if you want to bring an unlocked smartphone to Xfinity Mobile. The Comcast wireless service (which runs on the network o...
2019-07-16, 13:39

Google starts rolling out new version of Android Google has started rolling out the newest version of its mobile operating system, with its own line of Pixel smartphones the first to receive the upda...
2019-09-04, 12:13

Chrome for Android will now let you login to some services without password Google announced today that you can use the fingerprint sensor to sign in to some of its services when you’re using Chrome for Android. The company sa...
2019-08-13, 03:00

Your Android phone can sign you into Google on iOS devices Who said that Apple- and Google-powered devices can't work in harmony? Not Google. It's taking advantage of its recently added security ke...
2019-06-12, 14:26

YouTube Music will come pre-installed on all Android 10 phones While it was only a matter of time, YouTube Music, instead of Google Play Music, is now Android's official music app. Moving forward, Google says...
2019-09-27, 12:00

The Pixel 4 might have an exciting new feature that’s not available on any iPhone or Android Google often announces technology innovations that aren’t ready to be turned into commercial products, prompting us to wonder whether they&rsquo...
2019-06-12, 07:52

Best Android phones in Australia: the top handsets to buy in 2019 UPDATE: While we'd previously placed Huawei's P30 Pro and Mate 20 Pro in much higher positions, the ongoing trouble the company faces with t...
2019-05-30, 03:13

Google just took a strange step towards replacing Android with something better Android might be one of the two most important mobile operating systems right now, and the biggest one by market share, but it certainly won’t b...
2019-07-01, 15:52

Sorry, Android users: These iPhone snobs won’t date you Forget dreamy eyes the color of the ocean. For young daters, the color of your text messages is all that matters. When people with iPhones text each o...
2019-08-14, 15:39

PSA: Your Android phone is now a security key for signing in to Google on iOS Google has announced that it’s now possible to log into your Google accounts from your iPhones and iPads using your Android phone as a hardware authen...
2019-06-13, 04:52

Google Assistant can now take over screens of Android devices when you’re not using them Google is looking to make its virtual Assistant available on more and more devices, turning them in smart home gadgets that can be used to control hom...
2019-09-05, 21:13

The 2020 Lexus RX Finally Gets Android Auto and Not a Whole Lot Else Updates to the 2020 Lexus RX and RXL aren’t huge, but they matter to the people actually buying the cars. There’s more tech now, it should drive sligh...
2019-05-30, 12:13

Dish TV to Launch Android Set-Top Box in Bid to Counter Jio Fiber Dish TV India is planning to launch Android set-top boxes in the next few weeks responding to the changing scenario in entertainment space, a top comp...
2019-09-24, 13:26

iPhone 11 and 11 Pro might have a secret feature you won’t find on any Android Apple last week unveiled the iPhone 11 series, but as always, the company didn’t share all the details about the newest iPhones. You’re mo...
2019-09-19, 12:39

The Android tech that iPhone users are most jealous of somehow got even better As an iPhone user, there’s one technology available on Android devices that I envy most, and it’s obviously one that has yet to make it ov...
2019-09-19, 12:39

Huawei already has 80 million devices running Android 9 Pie Despite the US trade ban, Huawei can still freely update older smartphones to Android 9 Pie without losing access to the Play Store and Google’s other...
2019-06-04, 09:26

Liftoff: Android is making gains on iOS in gaming Games played on Apple devices saw a steep decline in engagement compared to Android during the year ended May 31, according to Liftoff and AppsFlyer.R...
2019-08-27, 12:52

A popular PDF app could have installed malware on your Android phone Popular PDF app CamScanner, available to download from the Google Play Store, has been inadvertently allowing crooks to install malware on victims&apo...
2019-08-28, 07:26

T-Mobile is the next US carrier to roll out Android 9.0 Pie to the LG V40 ThinQ Verizon was the first US carrier to provide LG V40 ThinQ owners with the long-awaited Android 9.0 Pie update. AT&T followed soon along with U.S. Cellu...
2019-06-22, 11:00

Remove these Android apps from your phone immediately By now, the pattern is pretty familiar. In spite of the company stepping up its detection efforts, Google can’t seem to eliminate sketchy applic...
2019-09-20, 20:13

Android Q Beta 4 bricks some Pixel phones Some Pixel owners who have installed the Android Q Beta 4 update that was released today are discovering an issue that Google didn't intend to be incl...
2019-06-07, 13:39

You Can Now Sign Into Your Google Account on iOS Using an Android Phone Google has been on a quest to kill the password, so in its latest efforts to further that agenda, the tech giant has now made it possible to log into ...
2019-06-13, 12:39

Apple’s iPhone 11 Pro has one-third as much RAM as top Android flagships, but it still crushes them Apple’s new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max will finally be released tomorrow after months and months of leaks. When the next-ge...
2019-09-19, 10:13

Android Q Beta 4 is out, brings finalized APIs Enlarge (credit: Android) The fourth version of the Android Q Beta is out. Google announced the release today for Pixel devices enrolled in the Andr...
2019-06-05, 17:26

IDC: Android smartwatches only rival Apple in China If you're eyeing a smartwatch, there are virtually hundreds you can choose from -- but odds are high you'll flock to Apple. The Apple Watch ...
2019-06-20, 18:52

Best note-taking apps for Android in 2019 Smartphones provide incredible flexibility for the home consumer or business user, not least with the profusion of apps available to use. It doesn&apo...
2019-06-19, 17:13

How to turn on dark mode in Chrome for Android Samsung did it, Huawei did it, and Google and Apple will be employing it in the 2019 versions of their venerable mobile operating systems - dark mode ...
2019-06-19, 14:13

Android Ditches Dessert-Themed Names as Q Becomes 10 Android Q is now Android 10. Breaking the 10-year history of naming Android releases after desserts, Google on Thursday announced it had officially na...
2019-08-23, 03:39

Motorola will only release the Android Q update for Moto Z4 The Moto Z4 is Motorola's newest mid-range Android smartphone, one that will not be followed by the usual Force Edition model, which the US company sa...
2019-06-21, 13:52

Google just fixed one of Android’s biggest problems Backing up data on a smartphone shouldn’t be a chore, regardless of operating systems, and you should perform regular backups to protect yoursel...
2019-09-14, 00:52

What to Do If Your Android Apps Keep Crashing When Loading Web Pages Have your Android apps been crashing when trying to load a web page? You’re not alone; many users have been reporting these issues for weeks, and it a...
2019-09-13, 16:39

TiVo wants to make a comeback with $50 Android TV dongle In TiVo's heyday the company was synonymous with recording TV shows via your remote control, so you didn't have to rush home to catch "your ...
2019-09-21, 01:00

Make Sure You Don't Have These Android Apps Installed on Your Phone Google removed two apps from the Google Play Store this week after it discovered they were serving adware to users. The apps, Sun Pro Beauty Camera an...
2019-09-21, 17:52

'Minecraft Earth' beta is available on Android -- in five cities Right on time, the beta test for Microsoft's augmented reality Minecraft game is ready for Android users to give it a try. Just like the beta iOS...
2019-08-30, 12:13

Game of Thrones: Beyond the Wall is a strategy RPG for Android and iOS Behaviour Interactive, HBO, and Gaea have unveiled Game of Thrones: Beyond the Wall, a collectible strategy role-playing game on mobile devices.Read M...
2019-06-27, 14:00

Google's 'Play Pass' for Android is coming soon Google has confirmed that it's working on a service called Google Play Pass in a teaser tweet. It didn't reveal any other detail about it ot...
2019-09-10, 06:52

Microsoft starts rolling out another new Android app, SMS Organizer Microsoft's SMS Organizer, which started as a Garage incubation project, is an example of another of the company's growing stable of Android productiv...
2019-08-20, 00:39

NVIDIA may launch new, more powerful SHIELD Android TV box soon NVIDIA kind of hit the jackpot with the SHIELD TV, one of the best Android TV boxes available on the market. However, since the device was launched fo...
2019-06-16, 18:26

How Vivaldi's New Android Browser Stacks Up Against the Competition The highly-customizable web browser, Vivaldi, is now available in beta form on Android devices. We’ve tested the Android app and find it to be a very ...
2019-09-09, 22:39

Android 10 review: Good today, better tomorrow To celebrate the next big version of Android, Google did the unthinkable: It killed its fanciful dessert-themed release names and gave its smartphone ...
2019-09-09, 18:13

'Stranger Things 3: The Game' arrives on iOS and Android Stranger Things 3: The Game arrived on consoles and PC alongside the third season of Netflix's hit sci-fi/horror show earlier this summer. Now yo...
2019-08-30, 20:26

What do you lose when your Android phone is not supported by Google? A lot... Huawei has been in some hot waters lately. The company has been added to the dreaded US entity list and, as a result, all USA-based businesses are for...
2019-06-17, 08:26

The next big ‘Pokemon’ mobile game is out now for free on iOS and Android There were Pokemon games on mobile devices before Pokemon Go arrived, and several have been released in the years since, but none have had even a frac...
2019-08-30, 02:26

Disney Plus goes live two months early on Android – but not all of you can use it With the official Disney Plus launch date being set for November 12 for some time now, it came as a bit of a surprise that a free version of the Disne...
2019-09-12, 06:13

Chrome 77 Gets Better Customisation on Desktop, Tab Grouping on Android Google rolled out the Chrome 77 update for Android, Windows, Linux, and iOS platforms earlier this month, and now the company has announced the latest...
2019-09-22, 10:26

Don't be blue; Breaking Bad: Criminal Elements is now available on iOS and Android Are you the danger? Are you the one who knocks? If so, you might enjoy playing the Breaking Bad: Criminal Elements mobile game that is now available f...
2019-06-07, 22:13

How to Delete Multiple Android Messages at the Same Time Android Messages version 4.7 rolled out this morning, and the new update adds the long-awaited ability to delete multiple messages in a conversation t...
2019-08-20, 17:13

This week in tech history: Android turns 11 At Engadget, we spend every day looking at how technology will shape the future. But it's also important to look back at how far we've come....
2019-09-22, 21:39

You can get a good Android phone for the same iPhone dollars Android phones offer more features, usually ahead of Apple, and lower prices. How some of them stack up to the new iPhone 11.     ...
2019-09-12, 01:52

How to Stream Apple Music to Your Chromecast From Android Here’s an exciting development that most folks (myself included) probably never thought would happen: You can now stream Apple Music directly to Googl...
2019-08-29, 17:26

Samsung's Android 10 beta program is now available on the Galaxy S10 Android 10 was released in September, but so far, it's only been available on Google's own Pixel devices. Usually, it takes other manufactur...
2019-10-14, 06:39

Pokémon Masters is coming to iOS and Android this month If Pokémon Sword and Shield are too far away and Pokémon Go just isn’t doing it for your love of lying on the sofa on rainy summer da...
2019-08-24, 08:39

Android users can log into some Google services using their fingerprint In its ongoing quest to rid the world of passwords, Google is introducing a new feature that allows Android owners to use their phone's fingerpri...
2019-08-12, 22:00

Android Q beta 5 improves gesture navigations We’re nearing a final look at how Android Q will feel once we get to the forthcoming consumer release of the latest version of the mobile OS, no...
2019-07-10, 17:00

The privacy-focused Tor browser is now officially on Android After a long wait, privacy-focused browser Tor is finally on Android with a stable release. Last September, the Tor project team launched an alpha ver...
2019-05-22, 07:00

WhatsApp for Android and iPhone will have ads starting next year Facebook is a for-profit organization and some form of ads inside WhatsApp has been inevitable since the day it bought the messaging platform. Now, af...
2019-05-22, 10:52

Huawei may debut its Android alternative as soon as this fall Huawei's consumer business CEO Richard Yu reportedly said the company's own mobile OS will debut as early as this fall. Huawei hasn't c...
2019-05-21, 14:26

Huawei blockade: do I need to stop using my Android phone? Google has cut off Huawei from its Android services because of Trump’s blacklist, but what does that mean for your phone? Donald Trump’s blacklisting ...
2019-05-21, 12:13

12 iPhone and Android apps to get just in time for Memorial Day From podcasts and recipes to global scavenger hunts and quirky roadside attractions, these iPhone and Android apps can help you kickstart summer. ...
2019-05-24, 13:39

How to keep YouTube videos playing in the background on Android Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. I love YouTu...
2019-07-03, 17:52

This Android malware can take photos and videos and spy on your app history Described as "full featured mobile surveillance software", Monokle comes equipped with unique capabilities that help it conduct espionage, according t...
2019-07-24, 12:39

JBL’s Android TV-powered soundbar finally goes on sale at $399 At Google’s developer conference in May 2018, the company had announced an Android TV soundbar in partnership with JBL. Now, the device is finally on ...
2019-07-24, 10:39

New era for users of Android's Messages app starts later this month Instead of continuing to wait for carriers worldwide to get together to support the global rollout of Rich Communication Services (RCS), Google is tak...
2019-06-18, 01:01

JBL's long-delayed Android TV soundbar is finally here JBL made a big splash last year at Google I/O 2108 with its $400 Link Bar that works as an Android TV Box, Google Assistant speaker and Chromecast dev...
2019-07-24, 07:52

Android Q will improve your phone's battery life, and you can't do much about it Nah, we aren't talking about Google introducing a systemwide Dark Mode in Android Q. No amount of LTE tower pinging, talking on the phone, or any othe...
2019-05-28, 06:39

Pandora launches Voice Mode on iOS and Android Long after Siri, Cortana, Alexa, Bixby and a half-dozen others, Pandora has finally launched a 'voice assistant' helper of its own called Vo...
2019-07-23, 15:00

Google releases the 6th and final beta for Android Q Enlarge / Android Development: It can be a messy process. (credit: Google) We are quickly approaching launch day for Android Q, Google's 29th relea...
2019-08-07, 16:26

Asus May Have Made the Most Powerful Android Phone Yet Last year’s ASUS ROG Phone felt like one of the first gaming phones that actually made sense. But for its second attempt, Asus has doubled down on eve...
2019-07-22, 11:52

Windows 10 can now show you notifications as they hit your Android phone If you’re rocking a Windows 10 PC and an Android phone, your life is about to get a lot better when it comes to staying on top of your notificat...
2019-07-04, 00:00

Huawei’s Android hopes dashed yet again by Trump During remarks at Huawei’s Developer Conference that kicked off on Friday, the CEO of Huawei’s consumer division Richard Yu promised that ...
2019-08-09, 16:00

OnePlus TV will be a 'unique' Android TV, according to product listings Watch out, television audiences: it looks like the OnePlus TV is finally on its way, with a number of model sizes having been listed by the official B...
2019-08-08, 09:52

Samsung becomes only the second OEM to support Android Auto Wireless The new Android Auto. The big change is the system bar at the bottom, which can now show tiny app controls. Here are music controls. ...
2019-10-04, 16:13

Snapchat's first three Snap Games for Android and iOS go live Soon after Chinese giant Tencent bought a big chunk of Snap's shares, the company announced a set of important changes coming to Snapchat. In an attem...
2019-05-21, 23:39

The Morning After: Google delivers a new look for Android Auto Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. July is almost over. So after you double-check your UltraViolet account, it's time to look over quarterly ...
2019-07-31, 15:13

Asus delivers Android 9.0 Pie to another ZenFone smartphone Asus promised a few months ago that it will update some of its ZenFone smartphones to Android 9.0 Pie, but only partially delivered. Today is the day ...
2019-05-21, 23:39

Android banking botnet targets thousands Researchers from the Czech Technical University, UNCUYO University and Avast have discovered a new Android banking botnet targeting Russian citizens t...
2019-10-04, 04:52

Huawei reveals HarmonyOS, its alternative to Android Huawei's long-rumored Android alternative, Hongmeng, is finally official. At today's Huawei Developer Conference, the company's Consume...
2019-08-09, 09:39

How to speed up web browsing and save money on Android Who doesn't want faster browsing? Here's a quick and simple trick that will help both speed up your browsing on your Android smartphone, and save on d...
2019-07-05, 09:26

This $50 Android PC has a rare feature almost no other device offers Editor's note: We now have the review of the X96H up! The X96H sounds like the name of a futuristic fighter jet but it is 'only' an And...
2019-10-05, 00:52

How to find and add someone on Snapchat on iPhone or Android, in 3 different ways Shutterstock It's possible to find someone on Snapchat in three different ways. You can find and add someone on Snapchat by syncing your phone's con...
2019-07-31, 12:52

Microsoft Surface Duo: Android failure is not an option When Microsoft's dual-screen, Android-powered Surface Duo reaches the market, will it be a triumph after years of mobile failures from the company, or...
2019-10-05, 12:00

How to access Android’s hidden developer options Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. One of the a...
2019-05-24, 20:26

Verizon is the first US carrier to update the LG V40 ThinQ to Android 9.0 Pie Despite the fact that T-Mobile teased the upcoming release of the LG V40 ThinQ Android 9.0 Pie update about two weeks ago, Verizon is actually the fir...
2019-05-24, 20:00

Samsung won’t let Android tablets die, announces the Galaxy Tab S6 The Galaxy Tab S6 with keyboard case. Samsung is still not giving up on the Android tablet market. Today the...
2019-07-31, 17:00

Here’s why Netflix wants access to your physical activity on Android Remember how Netflix can conduct all sorts of strange tests to research ways it can improve its service? Well, it turns out that access to the physica...
2019-08-01, 16:39

Google is bringing a one-tap SOS button to some Android phones In the event of an emergency, your first instinct might be to call 911. But in certain situations, you may not be able to speak with an operator. Whet...
2019-08-01, 17:39

Huawei says its upcoming OS software won't replace Android We're not entirely sure what Huawei is working on deep inside its software labs – Ark OS, possibly, or Harmony OS – but the company...
2019-07-20, 11:26

WhatsApp tests disappearing messages in its Android app WhatsApp is testing disappearing messages. The feature appeared as a beta in version 2.19.275 of the Android app and was spotted by WABetaInfo. In the...
2019-10-01, 12:26

Huawei founder says his new OS is faster than Android, but that’s still not good enough Huawei is readying its own operating system that could launch as soon as October alongside the Mate 30 Pro flagship smartphone, according to recent re...
2019-07-08, 16:52

Your next Android phone will come with an app to monitor your irresponsible usage Google wants you to use your phone in a healthy way – that is, not too much. This is nothing new. But to show that it is serious, the company i...
2019-10-08, 15:00

It’s 2019 and Google still can’t keep malware out of its Android app store Google appears to have a problem with stopping malicious apps from sneaking into the Play Store. In what appears to yet another case of malware disgui...
2019-07-16, 07:52

Android notifications arrive on Windows 10 'Your Phone' app Bill Gates might regret losing to Google in the mobile OS domain, but Microsoft continues to work on various projects for Android. It just rolled out ...
2019-07-03, 09:13

Remember when Huawei said its Android replacement isn’t for smartphones? Well, it is After insisting for months that the company preferred to continue relying on Google’s Android mobile operating system in its handsets, despite a...
2019-08-05, 16:39

Donate Your Old Android Phone to Help Lemur Research If you have an Android phone you aren’t using anymore, don’t let it collect dust in a drawer. Donate it to the Duke Lemur Center, which will be more t...
2019-07-19, 13:13

Huawei's unwanted Android replacement is closer than you think (or is it?) UPDATE: It's not clear if TechRadar misunderstood Alaa Elshimy's statements or the senior Huawei executive misspoke, but apparently, the company's And...
2019-05-28, 20:26

Instagram now has a dark mode for iOS and Android – and here's how to activate it The dark mode revolution continues apace, with more and more apps and service giving users the option of surrounding themselves with darker hues. The ...
2019-10-09, 11:39

This Could Be the First Nokia Feature Phone Running Android Nokia feature phones could make a comeback in a big way if this latest leak turns out to be true. A photo of a Nokia-like device running Android has b...
2019-07-19, 05:13

How to securely wipe your iPhones, Android devices, and PCs These days the stakes are high when it comes to handling data – one slip up and sensitive data could end up in the hands of someone who shouldn't have...
2019-08-12, 10:26

Mi TV 4A Series' Android 9 Pie Update on the Way, Xiaomi Reveals Xiaomi has finally announced plans to roll out the Android 9 Pie software update for the Mi TV 4A series, with a limited Early Access Plan now open fo...
2019-07-09, 06:52

Huawei apparently still has no viable Android alternative For months now, Huawei has been giving off some pretty, shall we say, mixed signals about what it might do should its standoff with the US become perm...
2019-07-19, 18:39

Who Needs Google's Android? Huawei Trademarks Its Own Smartphone OS Huawei is pinning its hopes on a self-designed operating system to replace Google’s Android following a U.S. blacklisting. The question is: Can it suc...
2019-05-24, 07:13

Microsoft’s Surface Duo is a foldable Android phone Microsoft announced a surprise at a press conference in New York City: the Surface Duo. It's a foldable Android phone with access to the Google Play S...
2019-10-02, 12:00

Huawei's unwanted Android replacement is closer than you think Things may look bleak from the outside for the world's second-largest smartphone vendor, but it's becoming clearer and clearer that Huawei was in fact...
2019-05-28, 12:52

Valve launches Steam Chat app for Android and iOS After bringing Steam Link app to gamers and the option play all games from their Steam library on mobile phones, Valve releases another app that's mea...
2019-05-23, 02:26

Android stalker app cases increase by 373% in 2019 Stalkware apps — software used to spy on users’ messages, call information, and GPS locations — have increased a staggering 373 percent during the fir...
2019-10-07, 08:39

Nexon’s Godzilla Defense Force rampages onto iOS and Android In advance of the film Godzilla: King of the Monsters, Nexon launches Godzilla Defense Force as a free-to-play mobile game on iOS and Android.Read Mor...
2019-05-23, 10:39

Electric Volvo XC40 gets bespoke Android infotainment Swedish manufacturer teams up with Google to give its first EV enhanced personalisation and intelligence functions Volvo has detailed the infotainmen...
2019-10-09, 06:52

Dark mode finally rolling out for Gmail on Android If you spend a lot of time staring at screens all day (and all night, for that matter) many of you are no doubt glad to increasingly have a dark mode ...
2019-09-12, 02:39

I really wish Apple would steal this revolutionary new Android feature for the iPhone 11 Thanks to a slip-up discovered in Apple’s own iOS 13 beta software a few weeks ago, we know that Apple’s next-generation iPhone 11 lineup ...
2019-08-29, 14:39

Android Users: Update Signal Now to Prevent Eavesdropping According to a late-September bug report from Google’s Project Zero team, an issue with the popular covert messaging app Signal, on Android, allowed a...
2019-10-07, 21:52

Instagram updates bring dark mode to iOS 13 and Android 10 Following the introduction of Apple's system-wide dark mode on iOS 13 and a similar feature in Android 10, users have been able to switch to a wh...
2019-10-08, 08:13

Motorola rolling out Android 9.0 Pie update to the Moto Z2 Force Motorola is really on fire, as Moto Z2 Force is the third smartphone that's getting a major Android OS update this week. However, unlike the Android 9...
2019-06-07, 22:13

'Dr. Mario World' hits iOS and Android a day early (updated) The doctor is in. Nintendo's latest mobile game, Dr. Mario World, has arrived a day early on iOS and Android. Several Engadget editors were able ...
2019-07-09, 16:39

Thousands of Android Apps Can Track You Without Your Permission: Study There are thousands of Android apps that have found ways to gather information like device Mac address, location, phone's IMEI, and more even if they ...
2019-07-09, 09:26

Nintendo's Dr. Mario World coming to Android and iOS in July Nintendo's next mobile game is coming sooner than we expected. The Japanese company has just announced that Dr. Mario World will be making its debut o...
2019-06-18, 01:01

A brand new Android phone you can’t buy is as close as we’ve seen to a perfect design We’re getting awfully close to the all-screen phone with all want, thanks to several innovations that have allowed smartphone vendors to reduce ...
2019-09-16, 22:39

The most controversial Android flagship of the year just leaked in full The iPhone 11 phones are available for preorder, with several iPhone 11 versions and most iPhone 11 Pro and Pro Max options being sold out at the mome...
2019-09-16, 14:13

Huawei's first Android-rivaling smartphone may launch this year Huawei could launch its first smartphone running its in-house Hongmeng OS before the end of 2019.A report by the Global Times via Reuters suggests the...
2019-08-05, 07:39

Google One plans get thorough automatic backups for Android phones If you're a Google One subscriber, there's a new perk to your cloud storage service. Starting today, all Google One memberships include auto...
2019-09-13, 04:13

How to Sideload Android 10 Onto Your Pixel Instead of Waiting for the Automatic Update Android 10 has been available for Pixel phones for a few days now, but some users may not have received it as an automatic update yet. You can check f...
2019-09-13, 03:52

Google is forcing Android phone makers to add even more apps no one wants Storage is no longer a significant issue on smartphones, with most devices featuring at least 64GB of flash memory, if not double or even quadruple th...
2019-10-09, 00:13

Microsoft Authenticator on Android gets cloud backup and recovery Microsoft is making it easier for Android users to transfer their credentials to new devices using cloud backup and recovery in the Microsoft Authenti...
2019-09-12, 23:52

Pokemon GO drops support for older Android smartphones Niantic, developer of Pokemon GO smash hit, has just announced it will discontinue support for older Android smartphones after July 1, 2019. There's n...
2019-06-19, 06:26

Google One subscribers get thorough automatic backups for Android phones If you're a Google One subscriber, there's a new perk to your cloud storage service. Starting today, all Google One memberships include auto...
2019-09-13, 09:00

Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) Starts Getting Android Pie: Report Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) Android Pie update is rolling out initially Russia and Vietnam, as per a media report. The update is expected to bring the la...
2019-08-02, 11:26

'Mario Kart Tour' comes to Android and iOS on September 25th Mario Kart Tour was supposed to be available in March 2019 until Nintendo delayed its release to give it a bit more polish. Now, the gaming giant is f...
2019-08-27, 10:00

Android 10 phones may have to hide third-party navigation gestures Are you fond of the custom navigation gestures on your Android phone? You might have to go digging for them in the future. The 9to5Google team says ...
2019-10-07, 21:13

Google to allow rivals to bid for place among default Android options Alphabet's Google will allow rivals to buy the chance of winning default search engine status on new Android devices in Europe, the U.S. company said...
2019-08-02, 11:13

Delete Android's Malware-Filled 'CamScanner' App Right Now—and Try These Alternatives Security researchers at Kaspersky discovered malware in various versions of the Android app “CamScanner” that were published to the Google Play store ...
2019-08-28, 13:52

Sharing that Twitter post or Instagram pic will get easier with Android Q Have you ever tried to send someone or a group an Instagram posting, YouTube video, a picture from the gallery, or a Twitter status only to find yours...
2019-06-07, 13:39

Google 'Play Pass' is a $5 monthly Android app subscription Google is testing a service called Play Pass that would offer users "hundreds of premium apps and games" for a monthly fee, according to Android Polic...
2019-08-01, 03:52

Nintendo’s next big iOS and Android game will be released early next month After releasing two mobile games in both 2016 and 2017, Nintendo’s release schedule for iOS and Android slowed to a crawl, as Dragalia Lost was ...
2019-06-18, 12:26

Verizon will automatically opt Android customers into its anti-robocall app Verizon (Engadget's parent company) rolled out a free version of its spam filter earlier this year in a bid to counteract the tiresome robocalls ...
2019-08-27, 10:00

Mario Kart Tour boosts onto iOS and Android in September Mario Kart Tour is about to launch for iOS and Android mobile devices. It features a tour system where Nintendo will swap out courses every two weeks....
2019-08-27, 04:26

Ultra-private Tor browser officially arrives on Android VPNs and incognito modes can help, but if you want to jump to a whole 'nother privacy level, there's the infamous Tor Browser. It has finall...
2019-05-22, 06:39

Windows 10 preview brings Android phone calls to your PC Windows 10's Your Phone calling support is finally here, provided you're willing to live life on the edge. Microsoft has released a Windows...
2019-10-08, 22:13

Google takes control of bringing next-gen texting to Android Google's rollout of RCS chat to Android devices has been slow, and you can blame that partly on the carriers. As the next-gen texting format usu...
2019-06-17, 17:52

Use This Hack to Create 'Dark Mode' Timers in Android 10 I enable dark themes on any OS, app, or website that lets me, and upgrading to Android 10 means I can now set dark themes as the default look for all ...
2019-09-13, 16:39

U.S. Cellular rolls out Android 9.0 Pie update to the Moto G6 Play Gone are the days when you would buy an entry-level smartphone and didn't expect it to receive any major Android OS updates. Now, just about every aff...
2019-05-21, 10:13

Huawei’s Android replacement is one step closer to becoming a reality Huawei is getting closer, it seems, to the day when it will begin relying on a Plan B mobile operating system to replace the reliance it’s enjoy...
2019-06-13, 23:52

A glut of iOS 0-days pushes their price below cost of those for Android Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Aurich Lawson) For the first time ever, the security exploit broker Zerodium is paying a higher price for zero-day a...
2019-09-03, 20:00

Spotify’s Android widget will return in a future update After stepping into a hornet's nest of angry users, Spotify says it's bringing back its Android home screen widget. The move comes just one ...
2019-09-05, 00:52

Android 10 transforms hearing aids into Bluetooth headsets In addition to features like a system-wide dark mode and more granular privacy controls, Android 10 is adding new accessibility features. One of the h...
2019-09-03, 14:39

Android 10 goes live for Google's Pixel phones today Android 10 might not have a delicious, dessert-themed name (and for good reason), but some of you can take solace in the fact that it's available...
2019-09-03, 14:39

AT&T beats Sprint and T-Mobile to the Android Pie punch for the LG V40 ThinQ Formally unveiled in early October and commercially released both on US carriers and in an unlocked variant later that same month, the LG V40 ThinQ co...
2019-06-12, 02:00

Google starts rolling out Android 10 to Pixel phones Google today started rolling out Android 10, formerly Android Q and the successor to Android 9.0 Pie, to Pixel phones via an over-the-air update.Read ...
2019-09-03, 14:39

Is Huawei's Android loss a Samsung or Apple gain? The damage is already done, and P30 Pro orders are being sent back to the stores, but President Trump's executive order against dealing with foreign t...
2019-05-21, 10:13

Huawei: we've been good for Android, our phones will still get app and security updates Fair or not, the new White House administration restrictions on US companies doing business with Huawei all of a sudden took an ominous turn as Google...
2019-05-21, 10:13

The most powerful Android phone of the year is here, but it’s not the Galaxy Note 10 We’re only a few weeks away from the highly anticipated Galaxy Note 10 launch, but when Samsung unveils its next Note flagship it’ll hardl...
2019-07-22, 21:13

Google releases Android 10: The top 8 ways your phone will improve Google releases Android 10. This update brings dark mode, better privacy, live captions, gender inclusive emoji. Pixels get update first.   ...
2019-09-03, 22:52

OnePlus 7 Pro Review—The fastest, best-designed, best-value Android phone The OnePlus 7 Pro. With a front that is nearly all pixels, there isn't much you can do to improve smartphone design from here. [...
2019-05-21, 10:13

Over a billion Android phones vulnerable to phishing attack Over a billion Android smartphones, including those from the world's largest manufacturers, are vulnerable to a hugely dangerous cyberattack, res...
2019-09-04, 14:39

Google cuts off Huawei’s access to key Android services Google yanked Huawei’s access to some of its key Android services, dealing a blow to the Chinese smartphone maker as it’s caught in an escalating trad...
2019-05-21, 08:38

Google Maps just got a great new feature – but only on iPhone, not Android A few days ago, Google brought one of the features that was missing from the desktop Google Maps experience to the mobile versions of the app. That&rs...
2019-09-04, 15:13

Android 10 launches today, and Pixel phones get the day one update The new Android logo. Android 10 is finally finished! The next big Android update, which we've been examinin...
2019-09-04, 13:13

Google’s just-released Android 10 update is already causing problems Google released the Android 10 update on Tuesday, just as several rumors claimed in previous days, which means Pixel device users can download and ins...
2019-09-04, 15:13

Xiaomi’s Mi A3 brings stock Android, OLED display for €249 The Xiaomi Mi A3. [credit: Xiaomi ] Tod...
2019-07-17, 16:52

Apple’s advantage over Android phone makers is about to get even bigger Apple’s iPhones always crush their Android-powered counterparts in key benchmark tests. In fact, new Android flagship phones have been known to ...
2019-10-12, 20:52

Check if Your Android Device Has Been Infected by Malicious Adware Another wave of sketchy apps has been banned from the Google Play Store. This time around, the offending apps all came from one publisher, CooTek, who...
2019-07-17, 20:26

Android tablets: From Google rollouts to Walmart Rollbacks Once seen as a way for a wide range of tech companies to answer the iPad, Android tablets are now offered by only a handful of brands. But even as Goo...
2019-09-04, 16:39

Microsoft Word smashes billion installs on Android Microsoft Word has been downloaded and installed more than one billion times on Google Play, joining a very small club of non-Google or Facebook-owned...
2019-07-15, 11:52

Huawei's supposed Android alternative isn't meant for smartphones When Huawei trademarked its Hongmeng operating system last month, many assumed it was the long-rumored mobile OS that the company said it could use in...
2019-07-19, 10:39

This is our best look at Samsung’s iPad Pro rival that’s unlike any other Android tablet The best tablet money can buy right now is Apple’s iPad Pro, and there’s no question about it. The powerful hardware combined with the onl...
2019-07-23, 08:13

Nokia has best record for Android software and security updates Nokia has the best record at delivering Android software and security updates to its smartphones, a new study has found.Counterpoint Research says 96 ...
2019-09-03, 12:26

Huawei Android ban: Time for Honor to rise to the challenge? The global launch of the Honor 20 in London today (May 21) was supposed to be a casual, normal one for Huawei, the world’s second largest smart...
2019-05-21, 15:26

Google’s Sound Amplifier pumps up more Android devices Google's Sound Amplifier, an accessibility app for Android that boosts the clarity and volume of sounds, is now compatible with more devices.Read More...
2019-07-24, 19:01

Huawei Android replacement to arrive this fall with big app catalog Huawei's preparing to say goodbye to AndroidUnless the situation changes drastically, continuing to use Android as the operating system on its smartph...
2019-05-21, 15:39

Facebook Details Its Access to Your Location Data in iOS 13, Android 10 As Apple sets to release iOS 13 to the public later this month, Facebook has described how iOS 13 and the newly-released Android 10 affects its access...
2019-09-10, 06:52

Huawei Android 10 upgrade road-map announced, with P30 Pro coming first Google released Android 10, its new operating system, in September 2019, but at the time it was only available on Google Pixel smartphones. Other comp...
2019-09-10, 12:39

Huawei puts Honor above Android at new smartphone launch Huawei put uncertainty over the future of its devices business to one side on Tuesday with the launch of new Honor smartphones, in a confident display...
2019-05-21, 16:00

Update Verizon's App to Fix a Huge Call Delay Bug in Android 10 On the list of “annoying quirks about my device,” I suspect that having to wait anywhere from 20 to 60 seconds for a phone call to connect would be pr...
2019-09-10, 19:00

Here's why Netflix is tracking some Android users' physical activity Netflix is tracking some users' physical activity, but it isn't exactly moving into Fitbit's territory. Details of the test first emerg...
2019-07-31, 15:13

‘Joker’ malware was hidden on dozens of Android apps Batman can’t help you with this “Joker.” A bad batch of Android apps briefly available in the Google Play store amassed hundreds of ...
2019-09-11, 04:13

The specs just leaked for the iPhone 11 Pro’s biggest Android rival Now that the iPhone 11 and its Pro counterparts are official, Apple’s biggest rivals will soon unveil its brand new devices that will compete di...
2019-09-11, 18:39

This brand new Android flagship phone is even cheaper than the OnePlus 7 OnePlus unveiled the OnePlus 7 series last week, which includes two affordable flagships: The regular OnePlus 7 and the OnePlus 7 Pro. The latter is m...
2019-05-21, 19:26

Try These Waze-Specific Google Assistant Commands on Android Since Google acquired Waze back in 2013, the company has been slowly adding Waze features into Google Maps, including Waze’s traffic reporting functio...
2019-06-10, 15:39

Malicious Android apps hijacked phones to click on ads Android users have been warned that certain apps may have hijacked their devices to click on malicious ads.New research from Symantec has shown that c...
2019-08-30, 18:13

Huawei’s FreeBuds 3 are noise-canceling AirPods for your Android Huawei has been making truly wireless earbuds for several years now, inspired (if that's the word) by Apple's literally traffic-stopping Air...
2019-09-06, 06:00

Huawei just confirmed some info about its mobile OS, but it would rather use Android on phones We’ve been talking about Huawei’s upcoming new Android-based operating system for a few weeks now, ever since Trump’s ban came into ...
2019-07-12, 14:52

Huawei has reportedly been working on its Android rival for seven years Huawei has reportedly been building its Android rival for the last 7 years in secret, anticipating a possible ban on using U.S. software for its produ...
2019-06-11, 12:39

Toshiba's 2020 TV line-up will include Alexa and Android TV Toshiba has unveiled its new range of TVs for 2020 at the IFA 2019 tech expo, and it's all about your smart home – with Alexa, Google Assi...
2019-09-06, 14:52

One of the Pixel 4’s hottest new features just leaked in Android 10 code Launched a few years ago, Android gaming phones are pimped out flagship devices intended to offer an even better gaming experience than regular flagsh...
2019-09-06, 19:13

Be Careful About Sideloading Popular Android Apps, Unless You Like Malware Are you sure you’re using the real versions of popular apps installed on your phone? Forbes recently reported that spyware masquerading as popular And...
2019-07-24, 17:13

Samsung's Android 10 beta for Galaxy S10 phones starts soon Samsung will soon give Galaxy S10 owners the chance to try Android 10 before the new mobile platform heads to the tech giant's other models. Goog...
2019-10-10, 04:00

Volvo's electric XC40 will use an Android infotainment system Volvo's electric XC40 will represent an upgrade to in-cabin tech, not just the powerplant. The automaker has continued its teaser campaign for t...
2019-10-09, 23:13

North Focals add tighter Android notification integration Focals maker North has updated its smartglasses to add support for native Android notification actions. The new feature allows Focals owners to act on...
2019-08-30, 20:26

Android Auto’s biggest upgrade ever is finally rolling out The new Android Auto. The big change is the system bar at the bottom, which can now show tiny app controls. Here are music controls. ...
2019-07-31, 14:13

Uninstall These 24 Android Apps Infected with New 'Joker' Malware Another day, another batch of Android apps that made it into the Google Play Store—accumulating hundreds of thousands of downloads—with some sneaky ma...
2019-09-09, 11:00

Android Q will make it easier to change connectivity settings A feature in Android Q will automatically blacklist a Wi-Fi network that a user manually disconnects from. According to the Android Developers website...
2019-06-08, 22:00

Huawei Mate 20 Pro reinstated to the Android Q beta program Last week, we told you that Google had removed the Huawei Mate 20 Pro from its list of phones that are part of the Android Q beta program. This, of co...
2019-05-30, 22:52

Google Maps AR Navigation comes to iPhones and Android devices Google Maps AR, in action. [credit: The Wall Street Journal ] ...
2019-08-08, 19:00

OnePlus unveils its first TV, a 55-inch 4K model powered by Android at $1,408 After months of hype, OnePlus has launched its first TV, the 55 Q1 Pro. As you can tell, this is a 55-inch model, and it comes with Android TV on boar...
2019-09-26, 16:00

Surface Duo: Microsoft's dual-screen Android phone Microsoft is getting back in the phone game, but not with a Windows device. The dual-screen Surface Duo will be Microsoft's new Android phone, due out...
2019-10-02, 15:13

This is Huawei's new operating system, ready to switch from Android if necessary HarmonyOS, Huawei’s new cross-device operating system, has been announced by its CEO, Richard Yu at HDC 2019, the company's Developer Conf...
2019-08-09, 06:26

Want a More Affordable Android Phone? The OnePlus 7 Pro Is Cheaper Without (Many) Sacrifices Remember when everyone was making fun of giant smartphones, calling them “phablets” while pantomiming the strenuous effort needed to hoist...
2019-06-27, 12:39

One of the most anticipated Android flagships of 2019 was just spotted in the wild The closer we get to the holiday season, the more flagship smartphones will hit stores. The Galaxy Note 10 is the early exception, as Samsung wants it...
2019-08-16, 08:00

OnePlus chases the title of “Best Android OEM” with 18-day update time The OnePlus 7 Pro. With a front that is nearly all pixels, there isn't much you can do to improve smartphone design from here. [...
2019-09-23, 14:39

Black-and-white adventure 'Minit' lands on iOS and Android Indie adventure game Minit caught the attention of many when it landed on consoles and PC last year, through a combination of its monochrome pixelated...
2019-06-27, 13:39

Turning the Nintendo Switch into Android’s best gaming hardware Enlarge / Android on the Nintendo Switch. Just think of all the Nintendo apps you're missing out on. The Nintendo Switch is, basically, a game con...
2019-08-16, 11:13

Android Q Final Version 'Just a Few Weeks Away' as Beta 6 Lands Final Android Q preview is here. Google on Wednesday released the latest Android Q beta as it prepares to roll out the official release of the new ver...
2019-08-08, 17:26

Huawei Mate 20 Pro Back in Android Q Beta Programme Huawei Mate 20 Pro is back on the list of devices that are part of the Android Q beta programme. The phone was earlier removed after US banned Huawei....
2019-05-31, 10:01

First ever switch from Android to iPhone as a daily driver, here’s what I liked and what I didn’t As some of you might have noticed, I joined the PhoneArena team relatively recently: less than a year ago. Before that, I had as much exposure to smar...
2019-05-28, 12:52

Motorola confirms Android 9.0 Pie for Moto Z2 Force comes with 5G mod support in the US Motorola has already kicked off the Android 9.0 Pie roll-out to the Moto Z2 Force almost three weeks ago, but the update was only available in two cou...
2019-06-22, 11:00

OnePlus 5 and 5T confirmed to receive Android Q updates this year OnePlus has made an important announcement yesterday concerning some its slightly older flagships, the OnePlus 5/5T and OnePlus 6/6T. Apparently, many...
2019-05-25, 01:39

Watch the 'Android' Nokia phone that never had a chance to exist Earlier this year, snippets of code discovered within Chrome by 9 to 5 Google suggested Google was working on a touchless version of its web browser t...
2019-09-21, 01:00

After Europe, Google under fire for ‘Android dominance’ in India After facing billion dollar fines in the EU for abusing its dominance to favor its own services, the internet giant has now been caught in the cross h...
2019-07-01, 04:13

That Leaked List of Samsung Devices Getting Android 10 Is Bogus Don’t believe everything you read on the internet. A screenshot made the rounds earlier this week that allegedly listed all the Samsung devices that w...
2019-09-21, 03:26

Android will have an equivalent to Apple's AirDrop file sharing Ask iPhone users about the creature comforts they like and there's a good chance they'll mention AirDrop -- it's an easy way to share a...
2019-06-30, 19:00

Samsung phones now connect to Android Auto wirelessly If you've been waiting to connect your non-Google phone with wireless Android Auto, today's your lucky day. While Google initially said -- m...
2019-10-02, 10:26

Wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto: Which cars have it and which ones are getting it? Apple CarPlay and Android Auto have sparked significant tech upgrades in cars, but most models require a USB connection.     ...
2019-08-16, 06:52

How to Customize Your Android Device With Magisk and Xposed Framework In the Android vs iOS debate, Android often gets major points for its openness and flexibility—there’s plenty the Android platform lets users do that ...
2019-06-27, 14:39

WhatsApp Now Allows Consecutive Audio Message Playback on Android The latest WhatsApp stable update for Android carrying the build number v2.19.150 adds a new feature that automatically plays all audio messages in a ...
2019-05-29, 20:26

iPhone 11’s Deep Fusion makes the Android fan in me very upset The iPhone 11 and 11 Pro reveal event was all about the new lineup’s impressive camera performance, night mode, and that awfully branded slow-motion v...
2019-10-03, 07:00

Apple Music for Android finally works with Chromecast Apple's been busy adding new elements to Music, including a dark mode and real-time lyrics. Now, one of the most frequently-requested features fi...
2019-09-25, 08:00

Android Auto is getting a redesigned interface and Dark Mode Google last month announced an update for Android Auto that would change the way the app looks and works, and it is now finally rolling out to some re...
2019-06-27, 18:26

The Morning After: Huawei unveils its Android backup plan Hey, good morning! Welcome to your end-of-the-week Morning After. This week included detailed impressions of two divisive new Galaxy Notes from Samsu...
2019-08-10, 11:26

'Mario Kart Tour' mobile racing is now available on Android and iOS We've been waiting since January of last year to get a taste of Mario Kart on mobile devices, but it's almost here. After a few delays, Mari...
2019-09-25, 08:00

Huawei Unveils HarmonyOS to Rival Google's Android Huawei unveiled its own operating system HarmonyOS on Friday, as it faces the threat of losing access to Android systems amid escalating US-China trad...
2019-08-10, 00:00

Fake Android apps downloaded millions of times Android users have downloaded fake apps which slow down their devices and drain their batteries millions of times according to research from Trend Mic...
2019-08-19, 17:52

You can now test Mozilla’s new fast and secure Android browser Mozilla has announced the first preview of a completely redesigned version of Firefox browser for Android, and you can test it right away. Firefox Pre...
2019-06-28, 06:52

5G is key! Analysts predict big boost to Android and iPhone sales Forecasts suggest the global smartphone market will decline a considerable 5.5% year-on-year during the first half of 2019. But according to IDC’s lat...
2019-05-31, 17:52

Amazon brings Alexa to Android TV, Sony Bravias get it first Amazon promised a few months ago that it will bring Alexa to Sony's TVs running Android, despite the issues the US retailer has with Google when it co...
2019-06-27, 18:26

This is how Google plans to curb permission begging on Android Apps with excessive permissions requests are nothing new on Android, and Google has been trying to alleviate the issue by changing its policies numero...
2019-06-27, 18:26

ActionDash 3.0's new 'Focus' mode keeps Android users on task At I/O earlier this year, Google announced that Android Q will upgrade the recently added Digital Wellbeing feature with a Focus Mode to quiet attenti...
2019-06-29, 07:00

Here's everything Microsoft just announced, including a two-screen Android phone Microsoft unveiled the Surface Pro 7, the Surface Laptop 3, Surface Earbuds and the Surface Pro X on Wednesday. But the biggest surprise was a pair of...
2019-10-02, 15:39

The next big Pokemon mobile game is coming to iOS and Android this summer Pokemon Go is clearly the biggest and most recognizable Pokemon game on mobile, but it’s far from the only one. In fact, there are about half a ...
2019-06-27, 15:52

HTC U11 receives tardy Android Pie update as promised, at least in one region Yes, HTC is still alive (barely) and kicking (occasionally), with its focus on blockchain smartphone technology only growing (for some reason) and a 5...
2019-05-27, 15:00

Google pulls 85 Android apps with particularly obnoxious adware Google has removed 85 apps from the Google Play store after security researchers at Trend Micro found a particularly annoying adware scheme hiding ins...
2019-08-16, 15:13

Nvidia’s GeForce Now service launches on Android by the end of 2019 GeForce Now is coming to Android. It is also getting RTX support with new server GPUs rolling out now beginning with California and Germany.Read More...
2019-08-19, 21:52

Microsoft Plans New Foldable Tablet, Android Smartphone Microsoft is returning to the smartphone game and plans a suite of new wireless computing devices, including two with dual screens that fold together ...
2019-10-02, 15:13

Inside the campaign that tried to compromise Tibetans’ iOS and Android phones Enlarge Attackers from a group dubbed Poison Carp used one-click exploits and convincing social engineering to target iOS and Android phones belong...
2019-09-25, 20:00

New Pokemon mobile game coming to Android and iOS this summer Many have tried to clone Pokemon GO massive financial success, but no AR (augmented reality) mobile games managed to get nowhere near Niantic's smash ...
2019-06-27, 18:26

Mozilla is reinventing Firefox for Android, and you can test the new version now Mozilla is overhauling Firefox for Android, and it's giving you an early peek. A test version of the next-gen browser, Firefox Preview, is now av...
2019-06-28, 08:26

HTC U11 and U12+ owners may have to wait another 2 to 3 months for stable Android Pie updates Poor software support is probably not the only reason why HTC's smartphone business is... essentially fading away, but the manner in which the company...
2019-06-20, 12:39

We have a date for the Huawei Android Q beta – and maybe the Mate 30 launch Huawei is holding its Developer Conference in China, and we've already heard about its new HarmonyOS and Honor television plans. The company has ...
2019-08-11, 18:13

Google is bringing a data-saving feature to Android TVs Google said on Tuesday it is bringing a set of new features to Android TVs to improve the experience of users who rely on mobile hotspots to connect ...
2019-09-18, 06:39

Huawei denies its Android replacement will launch next month It’s been a rollercoaster afternoon for Huawei news, even by the manic standards of this month. First, TechRadar managed to get a senior Huawei execut...
2019-05-28, 18:52

The android Turning Test can tell us whether a robot is effectively a person Alan Turing was recently announced as the face of the new £50 note for his code breaking contributions in World War II and laying the foundations of c...
2019-08-11, 14:26

The excellent Pocket Casts podcast app is now free on Android and iOS I’ve been using Pocket Casts to listen to podcasts on my phone for several years now, and in all that time, I’ve been glad I paid for it. It’s thought...
2019-09-18, 09:13

Huawei's Android alternative powers Honor's first smart TV Huawei has unveiled its Honor brand's first smart TV, which is also the first product powered by the Android alternative the company launched at ...
2019-08-11, 11:52

Google just removed the Huawei P30 Pro & Mate X from Android's website Just days after it removed the Huawei Mate 20 Pro from the list of Android Q Beta devices, Google has updated the official Android website (via 9To5Go...
2019-05-24, 06:00

YouTube’s Android app could soon hide user comments by default As great as YouTube is as a content platform, its comments section is, to put it mildly, far less highly regarded – for every positive or insig...
2019-06-21, 02:00

HMD Global Reveals Which Nokia Phones Will Receive Android 10 Nokia 9 PureView, Nokia 8.1, Nokia 7.1 are set to receive the Android 10 update in the fourth quarter of this year, HMD Global revealed just after Goo...
2019-08-23, 03:39

Sony X95G 55-Inch 4K HDR Smart Android TV Review Sony KD-55X9500G is the most expensive 55-inch LED TV in Sony's current lineup, and promises a lot when it comes to performance and features. We revie...
2019-07-08, 09:52

‘Harry Potter: Wizards Unite’ is out now on iOS and Android devices Harry Potter fans don’t have to wait much longer for Niantic’s much-anticipated follow up to its super-popular AR mobile game Pokemon Go. ...
2019-06-20, 17:13

How to Install Pixel 4's Live Wallpapers on Other Android Phones The existence of the Pixel 4 is Google’s worst-kept secret, as far as Google products go. Previous Pixel phones were leaked early, but the Pixel 4 mig...
2019-09-30, 13:39

Over 1,300 Android apps scrape personal data regardless of permissions Smartphone operating systems have ramped up their privacy settings in recent years to let users pick and choose what information apps can get, but it ...
2019-07-08, 20:00

Best Android smartwatch: what to wear on your wrist if you have a Google phone If you've got an Android phone and you're on the hunt for a smartwatch, you're in the right place. Below we've ranked all the grea...
2019-06-20, 13:52

Google gives its Android office apps a fresher, more consistent look Google is making it easier to juggle its productivity apps on your phone. The internet giant has released updated versions of Docs, Sheets and Slides...
2019-10-07, 21:13

Xiaomi unveils its Android-powered 65-inch Mi TV 4X at $766 in India At an event in Bangalore, India, today, Xiaomi launched a range of premium smart TVs, including the 65-inch Mi TV 4X, which comes with Android 9.0 and...
2019-09-17, 09:26

Google is bringing data saver feature to Android TVs Google said on Tuesday it is bringing a set of new features to Android TVs to improve the experience of users who rely on mobile hotspots to connect ...
2019-09-17, 10:39

Dark mode starts showing up in Gmail for Android Gmail is one of the not so many Google apps that hasn't yet received a proper dark mode. Meanwhile, Drive, Keep and Google's app have all received the...
2019-06-20, 14:52

Skype brings screen sharing to Android and iOS devices Skype has officially launched screen sharing for Android and iOS devices less than a couple of months after the feature rolled out for beta testers. S...
2019-06-05, 11:26

Chrome 75 for Android will suggest super-strong passwords Google is slowly making the stable version of Chrome 75 available for all users on both mobile and desktop. It comes with various features for every p...
2019-06-05, 11:26

The design of one of the hottest Android flagships of 2019 just leaked We’re now officially in the second half of 2019, which means a bunch of exciting new smartphones will be released in the coming months. On the i...
2019-07-02, 11:00

Android replacing dessert names with numbered versions Google announced Thursday it's ditching dessert-themed names for versions of its Android operating system, switching instead to numbered identificatio...
2019-08-23, 06:26

‘Call of Duty: Mobile’ now available free on iOS and Android devices One of the biggest franchises in the history of gaming has finally made the leap to mobile. On Tuesday, Call of Duty: Mobile launched on iOS and Andro...
2019-10-01, 22:00

Google ditches dessert names starting with Android 10 Google has refreshed the Android logo to be more "accessible" and "inclusive" and adopted version numbers for releases starting with Android 10.Read M...
2019-08-22, 11:39

Google Lens gets new filters for Android and iOS devices this week Google announced early this month that its Lens app will receive important improvements in the coming weeks. Some of these improvements will go out to...
2019-05-28, 22:52

Valve launches Dota game on Android and iOS devices, but it's not what you think After the Artifact fiasco, Valve is back with yet another game, but a completely different one this time. Dota Underlords strikes no resemblance to th...
2019-06-22, 00:26

Huawei CEO claims firm's own mobile OS will be faster than iOS and Android Huawei CEO, Ren Zhengfei, has said that the company's home-grown mobile operating system (OS) will be faster than both iOS and Android... but it ...
2019-07-08, 06:26

T-Mobile rolls out Samsung Galaxy A6 Android 9.0 Pie update Samsung's Galaxy A6 is clearly not among the best mid-range Android smartphones launched on the market last year, but if you bought one regardless of ...
2019-05-29, 03:52

How to Get Back Your Spotify Home Screen Widget on Android As a longtime Spotify user, I grab my digital pitchfork and join the masses of Android users who are pissed off about the latest Spotify update, which...
2019-08-13, 19:00

Call of Duty: Mobile to Launch for Android and iOS on October 1 The game features fan-favourite maps, competitive game modes, familiar characters and signature weapons inspired from Call of Duty: Black Ops and Call...
2019-09-19, 06:39

Call of Duty: Mobile verschijnt 1 oktober op Android en iOS Call of Duty: Mobile heeft een officiële releasedatum, namelijk 1 oktober 2019. Ook prettig: de titel verschijnt zowel op Android als op iOS. Op ...
2019-09-19, 05:00

Sony’s rolling out PS4 Remote Play to all Android devices Sony’s releasing its 7.00 update for the PS4 this week, which adds support for the console’s Remote Play feature to all Android devices, months after ...
2019-10-07, 17:52

Google Duo's Group Video Calling Now Available Globally on Android, iOS Google Duo has brought the Data Saving mode that comes as a replacement of the earlier Limit mobile data usage option. Google Duo's group video callin...
2019-05-24, 10:13

Facebook Portal now has its own Android app to manage photos and videos If you feel that you don't have enough Facebook in your life, you're free to buy the company's new smart display – Portal. Unlike Amazon and Google, F...
2019-05-28, 20:26

Android creator Andy Rubin accused of running a ‘sex ring’ Android founder, Andy Rubin, may have left Google long back in 2014, but his departure is beginning to attract more unsavory attention as more informa...
2019-07-03, 09:39

Android 10 Starts Rolling Out to All Google Pixel Phones: Top New Features Android 10 is now rolling out to all Pixel phones - namely, the Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, Pixel 3a, Pixel 3a XL, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Pixel, and Pixel XL....
2019-09-03, 13:52

Google Resumes Android Q Beta 5 Rollout for All Pixel Phones Android Q Beta 5 was originally released on Wednesday with the final Android Q developer APIs and a list of updates to the gesture navigation system....
2019-07-12, 06:39

Surveillance campaign targeting Uyghur Muslims affected not just iOS, but Android too The malware campaign targeting the Uyghur Muslim minority in China’s autonomous region of Xinjiang may have been more extensive than previously though...
2019-09-03, 08:52

Tetris Royale to Bring 100-Player Online Battles to Android, iOS Tetris Royale, a 100-player battle royale game, is making its way to both Android and iOS mobile devices in a partnership between The Tetris Company a...
2019-07-01, 04:26

Xiaomi Set to Bring MIUI Update Based on Android Q in Q4 2019 Xiaom Mi 9, Mi 8, Mi 8 Explorer Edition, Mi 8 Screen Fingerprint Edition, Mi Mix 2S, Mi Mix 3, Mi 9 SE, Redmi K20, and Redmi K20 Pro are set to receiv...
2019-06-14, 10:39

Huawei responds to rumors, says P30 line and Mate 20 Pro will be updated to Android Q Owners of Huawei handsets might not have had any restful sleep since the middle of May when the company lost access to its U.S. supply chain. Google h...
2019-06-20, 18:52

Android 10 release date for every Pixel leaked by mobile carrier In anticipation of the final Android Q rollout, Google surprised the world a few days ago with a massive branding makeover. Dessert names have been ab...
2019-09-02, 20:39

Here’s the easiest way to find, lock, or wipe your lost Android phone Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Losing your ...
2019-07-01, 14:26

HTC U12+ receives Android Pie in company's homeland, global rollout should follow soon enough HTC has been bleeding money for many years now, but although the company continues to release new phones (and even 5G-equipped "smart hubs") with rela...
2019-07-02, 09:26

Galaxy Note 10 has a huge advantage over other Android flagships, and you might not even realize it Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Note 10 last week, and the phone is exactly what we thought it would be. We’re looking at a brand new design for the...
2019-08-13, 00:39

Flipkart Starts Rolling Out Its Video Streaming Service on Android Flipkart Videos was announced last week as the company's answer to Amazon Prime Video and Netflix by offering free, ad-supported content to all its 16...
2019-08-16, 12:52

Hackers are now attacking Android users with advanced SMS phishing techniques Researchers have uncovered a new kind of “advanced” phishing attack targeting Android phones that can trick users into installing malicious settings o...
2019-09-04, 09:26

Android will show a detailed look at your wireless earbuds' battery life Google has revealed a handful of new Fast Pair capabilities coming out this year that'll make compatible Bluetooth headsets better competitors to...
2019-07-21, 09:39

The Pixel 4 might be even more powerful than the Galaxy Note 10 and other 2019 Android flagships Each year brings us faster and faster phones, with Apple’s newest iPhone leading the charge. The most recent A-series chip is always faster than...
2019-07-15, 16:52

Google's potential Android replacement, Fuchsia, now has a developer site After having a hand in the disappearance of mobile operating systems like Symbian and BlackBerry, Google wants to insure that even if Android is somed...
2019-06-29, 21:00

Hardcore Android fans reveal all the iOS 13 features they wish Google would copy Apple surprised us all when it released iOS 13 beta 3 on Tuesday, just over one week after releasing the second developer beta and the first public be...
2019-07-03, 11:39

Android 'Fast Share' is Google's answer to Apple's AirDrop Android Beam was Google's attempt at delivering a seamless local sharing feature on Android devices, in the vein of Apple's AirDrop. Introduced in 201...
2019-07-01, 14:52

How to Save WhatsApp Status Videos and Photos on Your Android Phone WhatsApp Status photos and videos usually disappear within 24 hours. If you see an interesting WhatsApp Status and want to save it, follow these steps...
2019-07-24, 03:39

Android's new Fast Share is Google's answer to Apple AirDrop Earlier this year, Google revealed that its next mobile OS release – Android Q – would be losing support for Android Beam, the closest t...
2019-07-01, 03:13