Category : Mobile

Android Nougat usage reaches double digits in latest Google report

Google today shared its latest Android platform distribution numbers, and Nougat has crossed a major milestone. Usage of Android Nougat has surpassed 10 percent, shows Google’s stats. Android 7.0 accounted for 10.6 percent of devices that accessed the Play Store during…

No Comments / 12 View / July 21, 2017

OnePlus 5 getting OxygenOS 4.5.5 update with improved Wi-Fi connectivity, bug fixes

OnePlus 5 owners, there’s another update coming your way. OxygenOS 4.5.5 is now making its way to the OnePlus 5. This over the air update includes optimizations like Wi-Fi connectivity improvements and clearer voice calling as well as fixes for bugs like…

No Comments / 7 View / July 10, 2017

Nokia Android phones will soon boast Zeiss optics

Many of Nokia’s Windows phones placed a focus on offering a great photography experience, which included Carl Zeiss-branded cameras. Now it looks like the Nokia-branded Android phones will get the same optics. HMD Global, the company that manufactures the new Nokia-branded…

No Comments / 7 View / July 9, 2017

Qualcomm wants to ban import and sale of iPhones in the U.S.

  The legal battle between Apple and Qualcomm is heating up. Qualcomm plans to file a complaint with the U.S. International Trade Commission to ask that imports of iPhones and iPads without Qualcomm chipsets be halted. Qualcomm also wants to block sales…

No Comments / 8 View / July 8, 2017

Amazon and Dish Network may team up to enter the wireless business

For years, Dish Network has collected spectrum as rumors circulated about the company possibly entering the wireless game. Today another one of those reports has surfaced. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and Dish CEO Charlie Ergan have become friends over the past year or…

No Comments / 4 View / July 7, 2017

Samsung talks Galaxy Note 7 recycling plans

After reusing some Galaxy Note 7 parts to make the Galaxy Note Fan Edition, Samsung today detailed more of the moves that it’ll be making to recycle the discontinued Note 7. Samsung has announced that it plans to reuse components like OLED displays, memory…

No Comments / 2 View / July 6, 2017

Snapchat Spectacles can now be bought from Amazon

Remember when Snapchat Spectacles were only available from a single vending machine that would appear in a single city at a time for a limited period? Well, Spectacles are much easier to obtain now. Snapchat Spectacles are now being sold by Amazon. Pricing is set…

No Comments / 3 View / July 5, 2017

Snapchat update lets you string together up to 60 seconds of video

Turns out that Spectacles landing on Amazon isn’t the only Snapchat news for today. Snapchat is now pushing an update with a couple of notable new features. First up is the ability to record up to six Snaps in a row. Just hold down…

No Comments / 14 View / July 4, 2017

OnePlus Weather app hits the Play Store

We regularly see companies release their custom Android apps into the Play Store to make it easier to push out updates for them, and today that’s exactly what OnePlus has done. OnePlus Weather is now live on the Google Play Store. The app offers hourly…

No Comments / 1 View / July 3, 2017

Google Play Music update lets you play music from search results

Google Play Music is making it faster to get to the tunes that you want to hear. Google has updated the Play Music app to allow you to begin playing music from the search results. This means that when you’re searching for…

No Comments / 1 View / July 2, 2017