Google Set to ‘Redesign’ Sharing Menu on Android to Deliver Faster Experience

Google is considering fixing the sharing menu on Android as a “priority”, revealed Android Engineering VP Dave Burke. The executive also said that his team was working on a redesign to deliver... Read more »

Huawei Mate 20 Series Leads AnTuTu’s List of Top Performing Android Phones of October 2018

AnTuTu, regarded as one of the popular benchmarking apps for Android phones, has released the top ten smartphones who have the highest average score in the month of October. Smartphone benchmarks provide... Read more »

Micromax Launches Its First Google-Certified Android TVs in India

Micromax Informatics on Friday launched its first Google-Certified Android TV in two variants, but without a name. The 49-inch and 55-inch 4K UHD HDR10 TVs are priced at Rs. 51,990 and Rs. 61,990, respectively.... Read more »

Micromax Spark Go With Android Oreo (Go Edition), 4G VoLTE Launched in India

Indian smartphone maker Micromax on Thursday announced the launch of its latest Spark Go smartphone in India. This is a new entrant in the budget smartphone segment and runs Android 8.1 Oreo (Go edition) software out-of-the-box.... Read more »

Google Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL First to Have Android Protected Confirmation

Google Pixel 3₹ 71,000 and Pixel 3 XL are the first to support Android Pie’s Android Protected Confirmation that is designed to securely perform critical transactions such as mobile payments and controlling medical devices. The... Read more »

Google to charge $40 per device to Android makers

The new fees vary depending on country and device type, and it would apply to devices activated on or after February 1st, 2019. Android manufacturers will have to pay $40 per device to Google in... Read more »

Sony Advances Android Pie Rollout for Its Phones, Now Starts From October 26

A little ahead of schedule, Sony began rolling out the Android 9 Pie update for all Sony Xperia XZ2 and Xperia XZ2 Compact users. The company was slated to roll the update out for compatible phones starting November,... Read more »

GPlayed Trojan Masquerades as Google Play to Attack Android Devices

Researchers have identified a new Android Trojan, dubbed as ‘GPlayed’, that comes with several built-in capabilities. The Trojan is said to be extremely flexible, which makes it a very effective tool for cyber-attackers. It... Read more »

Android Pie Still Absent from Android Distribution Chart, Nougat Retains Leadership But With Slight Dip

Google has released the revised statistics for Android distribution, with the data still not showing the latest and the greatest version, Android 9.0 Pie. This is, notably, not the first time Android Pie isn’t a part... Read more »

OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T Receive OxygenOS 5.0.6 With September Android Security Patch

While OnePlus 6 lately received Android 9.0 Pie through OyxgenOS 9.0 update, OnePlus has now released OxygenOS 5.0.6 for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T with the September Android security patch. The latest update also includes general bug fixes and improvements. As... Read more »