Google says you should see Android Oreo (Go edition) on devices that are slated to ship "in the coming months," but gave no further specifics.
It’s a good time for HDR on Google Chrome for Android,since it is about to join YouTube and Netflix among the apps that can support HDR playback. In case you didn’t know or were not aware, HDR (high dynamic range) ramps up the color and contrast significantly compared to standard dynamic range to offer a
Google’s made a number of tweaks since announcing Android Go back at I/O in May. The lightweight version is finally ready to launch, albeit with a slightly altered name. The OS is launching with the release of Android 8.1, now carrying the decidedly less catchy Android Oreo (Go edition) title. Read More
We never expected the outrage over the design of a hamburger emoji to bubble up to the point where Google's CEO had to personally intervene, but such is 2017. And today, our long cheese-on-bun global nightmare comes to an end with the public release of Android Oreo 8.1, which fixes the unappetizing glyph.
Enlarge / The name is an allusion to a popular snack, or "cookie." (credit: Android)
At Google I/O in May of this year, Google promised a version of Android custom-designed for low-end devices. Today, “Android Go (Oreo edition)” is being made available for device manufacturers and developers. That doesn’t mean it’s available to users yet — but presumably that’ll happen in fairly short order.
Nexus and Pixel owners get their fixes on US Tuesday. The rest of us peasants have to wait
More details about further fixes and special features for the Pixel and Nexus devices will be disclosed later. The first batch is out now.
Communicating with loved ones who are far away through video calls and chats is probably one of the best tools that kids these days have. But we all know that the Internet can be dark and full of terrors, and so parents constantly look for apps and services that can be useful and safe at
Google kicked off the whole monthly security bulletin practice to assure Android users, or at least owners of its Nexus and Pixel devices, that they will get timely and critical security fixes before all hell breaks loose. In a rather odd turn of events, however, Google missed that window when it rolled out the November set of security patches without … Continue reading
New-gen Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro leaks in images: Here's what you need to know about budget Android phone
Lead images show budget Android phone Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro featuring metallic frame, fingerprint sensor and more.