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As expected, Google finally took curtains from the latest and greatest Android today. Dubbed as Android Oreo, the new Android sweet takes the version number to 8.0 and brings a plethora of changes to current devices. Android 8.0 will be uploaded to the Android Open source project today and will …

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Lenovo has confirmed that it is abandoning its Vibe Pure UI skin and will ship stock Android on all future phones. Upcoming Lenovo K8 Note will be the first phone to ship with stock Android out of the box. According to Anuj Sharma, Head of Product Marketing, Smartphones, Lenovo MBG India …

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Nokia and Carl Zeiss

Remember Nokia N and Lumia series, which had Carl Zeiss camera lenses? Well, the same camera technology is coming to the Android platform through Nokia. On Thursday HMD Global and Carl Zeiss, a company well-known for its high-end photography lenses equipment announced a strategic partnership. Although today is just the …

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Honor 9

Huawei‘s budget-friendly sub-brand Honor has officially unveiled its latest flagship product, the Honor 9. It is a direct successor to the affordable, and yet extremely well-designed Honor 8 handset which launched a year ago. The Huawei Honor 9 sports a 5.15-inch 1080p display, with DCI-P3 color space (which is also …

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Android Nougat

Phones launch every year with better cameras, better displays, better internals and even better designs. But such is the pace of technological improvements that every successive phone puts the previous one to shame. So how do old phones stay relevant in this world where almost nothing is constant? Software updates! …

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Essential

Andy Rubin is one of the stalwarts of the technology industry who created and developed the operating system that now runs on more than 2 billion smartphones, cars, televisions and watches; Android. After he left Google in 2014, having a career that was nothing but above the salt, his hunger …

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Emojis 2017

Emojis have let people add emotions to moribund text and helped them add a visual perspective to messages. But Google’s Emojis weren’t something that people were really fond of. They looked like if the Android Logo was dropped in mustard and slapped with some emotions. Apart from being visually unlikeable …

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After showcasing the Gionee A1 and A1 Plus at MWC Barcelona, Gionee finally launched its flagship A1 for the Indian market. With a market share of around 6% in India, the company is looking to have a stronger foothold by launching the new A series which focuses on battery and front-facing …

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The Pixel launcher (originally known as ‘Nexus launcher’) will bring in a fresh look and feel compared to the current standard Android launchers. Firstly, the launcher features rounded icons. Now, Android has never restricted the shape of the icons like other operating systems, but, Google seems to be heading for …

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LG already confirmed that V10 successor is in works and it’s coming out in next month, but now the company has made it official that LG V20 will be announced at an event in San Francisco on 6th September.  Though the image says “Play more”, which is kind of similar …

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