Tag Archives: Android

Skype for Android, iOS, Desktop Gets Read Receipts Feature

HIGHLIGHTS The read receipt feature will let you see who has seen your message Skype has introduced it with the Insider Preview build 8.26.76 All iOS, Android, and desktop users on the preview build will see it Skype has rolled out a new Insider Preview update for Android, iOS and desktop clients, and it brings along the popular read receipts feature. This feature is ... Read More »

OnePlus Software Maintenance Schedule Announced With 2 Years of Android Updates, 3 Years of Security Updates; 5G Phone Coming in 2019

HIGHLIGHTS OnePlus has promised three years of security patches to all users CEO Pete Lau said that the 2019 OnePlus phone will support 5G The company is also working to partner with US carriers for next year OnePlus launched the 8GB RAM/ 256GB storage OnePlus 6 variant without the Marvel branding just days ago, and has priced it at Rs. 43,999. Now, the company has ... Read More »

Fortnite Battle Royale for Android and iOS Announced With PS4 and PC Cross-Platform Play

HIGHLIGHTS Fortnite on mobile is the same game on consoles and PC Players on different devices can play together Access begins for iOS users from March 12 Fortnite Battle Royale is coming to Android and iOS. And what’s more is that it’s not like the pared down version of the smash hit game like PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’ (PUBG) mobile efforts via Tencent. Developer Epic ... Read More »

Wacom Bamboo Tip Stylus Allows for Seamless Pairing on Android and iOS Devices

HIGHLIGHTS The Bamboo Tip comes with an anodised aluminium casing It is available for iOS devices and most Android devices It has a claimed battery life of 20 hours on a single charge Accessory maker Wacom on Tuesday announced the launch of the new Bamboo Tip fine-tip stylus for Android and iOS devices. The stylus has been designed for Android phones/ tablets, iPhone, ... Read More »

Nokia 2 to Get Android 8.1 Oreo Update Directly, HMD Global Confirms

HIGHLIGHTS Nokia 2 to receive Android 8.1 Oreo update HMD Global CPO confirmed the development Nokia 2 likely to get some Android Go features alongside new Android Oreo After bringing the latest Android experience to the flagship Nokia 8, HMD Global is now set to directly provide Android 8.1 Oreo to Nokia 2. The handset was launched in October with Android 7.1 Nougat. It comes with an ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi A1 Android 8.0 Oreo Beta Update Needs Testers, Says Company

HIGHLIGHTS All Mi A1 users are eligible to apply for the program Active users on the MIUI Global Forum will be selected for testing Xiaomi warns that this will not be a stable build Xiaomi is now inviting applications from beta testers for the Android 8.0 Oreo update that will roll out soon on the Xiaomi Mi A1. The announcement, posted on the official MIUI website, ... Read More »

Microsoft Edge Browser Goes Out of Preview; Now Available to Download for Android, iOS

HIGHLIGHTS The Edge browser app was available for Windows Insiders last month It is now available to download via Google Play and the App Store Microsoft has added a couple of new features since the preview Microsoft has officially released its Edge browser for Android and iOS devices, a month after unveiling its beta version last month to receive feedback from the ... Read More »

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp for Android and iOS Announced, Out Late November

HIGHLIGHTS Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is Nintendo’s next smartphone game Pre-registrations are open now India is not getting the game at launch Nintendo revealed Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp for iOS and Android during Animal Crossing Mobile Direct — one of the many video presentations Nintendo has during the year. If you were expecting information on an Animal Crossing game for Nintendo ... Read More »

Nokia 8 Now Has a Beta Build of Android 8.0 Oreo Available for Users

HIGHLIGHTS Nokia 8 users can now beta test Android Oreo Users can sign-up for the beta test Nokia 3 likely to receive Android 7.1.2 update Nokia brand licensee HMD Global is indeed keeping its promise of timely software updates for its new Android smartphone portfolio. The company has launched Android 8.0 Oreo beta for the flagship Nokia 8. Juho Sarvikas, ... Read More »

Android 8.0 Oreo Makes Its Debut in Google’s Version Distribution Chart

HIGHLIGHTS Android 8.0 Oreo now powering 0.2 percent devices Android Nougat running on 17.8 percent devices Marshmallow powers 32 percent active devices Android 8.0 Oreo, the latest publicly available mobile operating system by Google, is now running on 0.2 percent of active devices. Google has updated its Google Play distribution data, providing figures for the seven-day period ending Monday, October ... Read More »