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Google’s next Android overhaul is said to embrace iPhone ‘notch’

Google’s next Android overhaul is said to embrace iPhone ‘notch’

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SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 13 — Google is working on an overhaul of its Android mobile software for a new generation of smartphones mimicking Apple Inc’s controversial new “notch” at the top of the iPhone X, according to people familiar with the...

Next Android P version may integrate the notch design concept

Next Android P version may integrate the notch design concept

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The next Android dessert will be “sweeter”. We’re not sure what will be served but we’ve been saying it could be Pocky. It could also be Peppermint, Pineapple, Peanut Butter, Pancake, Popsicle, or Pecan Pie. The list can go on and on so we’ll stop now. Let’s call it simply as Android P and start

Hackers hijack millions of Android devices to secretly mine Monero in drive-by cryptomining scheme

Hackers hijack millions of Android devices to secretly mine Monero in drive-by cryptomining scheme

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Over the past few months, security experts have observed a steady rise in cryptojacking attacks, malware-based miners and browser-based cryptominers.

Oppo A71 with Android 7.1 Nougat, 3 GB RAM, and 'AI Beauty' mode launched in India

Oppo A71 with Android 7.1 Nougat, 3 GB RAM, and 'AI Beauty' mode launched in India

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A71 (3 GB) is equipped with OPPO-specific "AI Beauty" function, which captures more than 200 facial features and makes face recognition more accurate.

Intex launches Aqua Lions T1 Lite with 1 GB RAM and Android 7.0 Nougat for Rs 3,899 in the Indian market

Intex launches Aqua Lions T1 Lite with 1 GB RAM and Android 7.0 Nougat for Rs 3,899 in the Indian market

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Intex Aqua Lions T1 Lite also supports Intex value-added services like LFTY (single-swipe access), DataBack and Prime Video.

Leak reveals Android 8.1-powered Sony Xperia XZ2 Pro with 18:9 display

Leak reveals Android 8.1-powered Sony Xperia XZ2 Pro with 18:9 display

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A new Sony smartphone has leaked through an HTML benchmark test. The device carries Xperia XZ2 moniker, runs Android 8.1 Oreo, and the 'screen size' section in the benchmark suggests the phone will feature an aspect ratio of 18:9.

Cryptocurrency mining site hijacked millions of Android phones

Cryptocurrency mining site hijacked millions of Android phones

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Smartphone users are just as vulnerable to cryptocurrency mining hijacks as their PC counterparts, and sometimes on a dramatic scale. Malwarebytes has detailed a "drive-by" mining campaign that redirected millions of Android users to a website that...

Android Oreo ROM unofficially ported to the Galaxy S7 edge

Android Oreo ROM unofficially ported to the Galaxy S7 edge

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If you recall a few days ago, someone in Vietnam accidentally received an Android Oreo update to their Galaxy S7 edge, complete with the same Samsung Experience 9.0 that is already rolling out to the Galaxy S8 and S8+.

Intex Aqua Lions T1 Lite with 4G VoLTE, Android Nougat launched at Rs 4,449; but is it better than Redmi 5A?

Intex Aqua Lions T1 Lite with 4G VoLTE, Android Nougat launched at Rs 4,449; but is it better than Redmi 5A?

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The entry-level handset comes with support for 21 regional languages and Intex Value Added Services as its biggest highlights.

Google Calendar Android app can’t move events, here’s a fix

Google Calendar Android app can’t move events, here’s a fix

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Next to Google Keep, Google Calendar is perhaps one of Google’s oddest service and app. A very useful utility that has connections to almost all other Google services, you’d expect it to be often updated or at least well-maintained. Fact, however, is stranger than fiction and Google Calendar isn’t exactly the tech giant’s most loved product. In fact, its Android … Continue reading

Google Should Copy Chinese Android Skins' Swipe-Based Navigation

Google Should Copy Chinese Android Skins' Swipe-Based Navigation

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The next Google update should bring swipe navigation to Android

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