Android Lollipop

A Revolution in Custom ROMs: How Project Treble makes Porting Android Oreo a 1 Day Job

The XDA forums have been the central gathering of custom ROM development for years. It’s thanks to the hard work of developers on our forums that …

Mobile Development

Upcoming Android Oreo update might bring Face Unlock to the OnePlus 5

One of the OnePlus 5T‘s more nifty features is its Face Unlock, which lets you bypass the lock screen by just pointing the phone at your mug and pressing the power button. Thankfully for OnePlus 5 owners, the latest Android 8.0 Oreo beta looks to include the feature for their devices as well.<p>Based …

Android Oreo

Android TV vs. Roku: Which smart TV platform is right for you?

Android TV and Roku are two of the best smart TV platforms on the market, and this is a guide to help determine which is best for you.<p>Although a lot …

Televisions

OnePlus 5T Gets New Oxygen OS 4.7.2 Software Update

OnePlus has released their first software update for their OnePlus 5T smartphone. The update comes in the form of Oxygen OS 4.7.2 and it beings some …

Gear & Gadgets

HMD Global begins rolling out official Android 8.0 Oreo to Nokia 8

Tired of Black Friday deals? Here’s some news to read while your wallet gains some welcome respite. 2017 saw the return of the Nokia brand thanks to …

Android News

Xiaomi Mi A1 gets a massive OTA firmware update; features November security patch and more

Xiaomi’s one and only <b>Android One</b>-powered smartphone, the Mi A1, is now receiving a new firmware update, which brings along some stability and …

Xiaomi

NVIDIA Shield TV update rolls out with new Google Assistant features and more

Just in time for binge-watching TV shows over the long Thanksgiving weekend, NVIDIA is rolling out a new update for its Android TV-based Shield TV set-top devices. The 6.2 Experience Update includes new Google Assistant support for several of Shield TV’s services.<p>Editor's Pick<p>Specifically, you can …

Nvidia

[Deal Alert] Sony XAV-AX100 Android Auto unit is $348 ($50 off), XAV-AX200 is $449 ($50 off)

When Android Auto was first introduced, your only option for using it was to buy a brand new car. But soon enough, third-party head units (like the …

Android News

Nova Launcher 5.5 now out, Pixel 2 Launcher for everyone

It sure took a while, actually just over a month, but the latest Nova Launcher is finally here. Those itching for some Pixel 2 action on their …

Google

Google Play offering up specials all weekend long

For the long holiday weekend in the U.S., Google is offering up a lot of special deals in the Google Play Store. Most of the discounts are available …

Android News

Get the OnePlus 5T's Face Unlock on Any Phone

The OnePlus 5T was just released, and it's packing several new useful features. While many OnePlus 5 buyers are feeling frustrated with the quick …

Gear & Gadgets

Google fixes disabled bootloader unlock on Pixel 2 phones

There are plenty of good reasons to buy a Pixel, but for many, it's the unlockable bootloader that's most appealing. Imagine the disappointment when …

Android News

OnePlus confirms it won’t support Project Treble on any of its current phones – including OnePlus 5T

After its launch on November 16, the OnePlus 5T became available to order yesterday with a discounted Early Bird Bundle. It’s surprising that the …

Android News

Android Oreo soak test to begin soon for Moto Z and Z2 Force in Brazil

According to <i>AndroidPIT,</i> Lenovo is looking for Moto Z and Moto Z2 Force users in Brazil who are willing to participate in its Android Oreo testing program.<p>Editor's Pick<p>Some Moto Z and Moto Z2 Force users in Brazil are apparently receiving an email about applying to test early Android Oreo builds. …

Technology

Android Wear v2.6 brings recent apps, download progress indicators, and more

Android Wear 2.0 was supposed to revitalize and kick off the wearable platform thanks to a plethora of new features and partnerships.<p>Alright, well, …

Android News

Early Oreo-based AOSPA Build Released for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T

Oreo-based AOSPA Build Released for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T<p>The folks at Paranoid Android are fans of the OnePlus 3 and the OnePlus 3T, if their …

Mobile Development

VMware: How to install Android Nougat on VMware Workstation 14 Pro

I’ve been writing a blog post on how to install Android on on VMware Workstation every time a new version of Android is released. In this blog post I …

Virtualization

Download the OnePlus 5T Wallpapers by Hampus Olsson

The OnePlus 5T was finally launched last week after months of speculation, and it didn’t disappoint. Perhaps the headliner is its beautiful …

Mobile Development

How to Install Android 8.0 Oreo on the Huawei Honor 9

How to Install Android Oreo on the Huawei Honor 9<p>Getting the newly released EMUI 8 — based on Android 8.0 Oreo — installed on the Huawei Honor 9 …

Mobile Development

Which Amazon Fire Tablet is Best For You?

Amazon’s Fire tablets are seductive. Most of us already use Amazon, and they’re some of the only high profile tablets, affordable tablets released …

Amazon

OnePlus 3 and 3T now receiving OxygenOS 5.0 and Android Oreo OTA

This week has been all about the OnePlus 5T. However, OnePlus has a nice surprise for those still rocking the OnePlus 3 and 3T. The company announced the update this morning in its forums. On top of the basics that you get with Android Oreo, there are also some additional features coming in the OTA.<p>…

Android Oreo

OnePlus 5T International Giveaway!

Welcome to the Sunday Giveaway, the place where we giveaway a new Android phone each and every Sunday!<p>A big congratulations to last week’s winner of the Google Pixel 2 XL International Giveaway: Reem N. (Israel).<p><b>This week we are giving away a brand new OnePlus 5T courtesy of the AA Deals Store!</b><p>This …

OnePlus

Android Oreo feature spotlight: Android TV now recommends apps to install during setup

Series: Android O Feature Spotlights<p>This article is part of our <b>Android O Feature Spotlights</b> series.<p>Previous ArticleNext Article<p>...<br>• 44 78. Android Oreo …

Technology

5 best dialer apps and contacts apps for Android

Dialer apps and contacts apps are a bit of a niche market. In most cases, the stock dialer and contacts app is more than good enough most of the time. However, there are some cases where it may be necessary. The Note 8 occasionally freezing while using the contacts app is a good example. In any …

Download Jiake Stock ROM For All Models

Do you own a Jiake smartphone or tablet? Are you searching for the stock ROM of your Jiake device? If yes is your answer to both of these questions, …

Firmware

Android exploit tricks users into recording their screen

An Android exploit has been discovered which tricks users into recording their phone's screen without their knowledge.<p>A report by MWR InfoSecurity …

Felix Dennis

New Google Play Store malware highlights disturbing trend of multi-stage Android attacks

Malicious Android apps keep slipping by Play Protect because they don't contain the malware they use to compromise devices. Instead, they leverage a …

Google

What to do if I forgot my lock pattern?

What happens if you forgot your Android phone's lockscreen pattern, PIN, or password? Here are the steps you'll need to take to regain access of your …

iOS

OnePlus 5T display reportedly not inverted, unlikely to suffer 'jelly scrolling' effect

Like OnePlus said during its announcement, we're harsh critics. So when the OnePlus 5's display was mounted upside down, resulting in an inversion in …

Android News

My One Buffalo

INTRODUCTION<br>Launched in September 2016, My One Buffalo is a new way to customize your fan experience through your mobile phone or smart device.The …

Mobile