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Samsung Galaxy Smartphones Running Android Pie Will Soon Be Able to Remap the Bixby Button

Samsung devices especially its latest smartphone and phablet series are full of hardware uniqueness. Also, the Korean company takes efficient and routine steps to keep its device running on the current version of Android OS. Speaking of which, Samsung’s major flagships are already successfully running the stable Android Pie. However, there are certain aspects of Galaxy device’s […]

Latest Google Phone v27 Beta Brings Call Screen for Pixel, Dark Mode, and More

Around the beginning of the 4th quarter of 2018, Google quietly began revamping its stock apps with the dark mode. It is still continuing rolling the dark theme through beta channels in 2019 as well. Lately, we even saw traces of system-wide Dark Mode in Android Q. Speaking of which, latest Google Phone 27 Beta brings Call Screen […]

Now Playing History is available for Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL now

‘Now Playing‘ is a feature that was first introduced in the Google Pixel 2 released last year. It basically recognizes the songs that are being played nearby and then display the song and artist name on the phone screen. A similar functionality that we have seen in third-party apps like Shazam. However, the song details could […]

OnePlus now has an unlock form for bootloader unlocking!

OnePlus phones have long been one of the most developer-friendly. Ever since the OnePlus One, it was quite easy to unlock the bootloader on every OnePlus device. It could be easily done using a mere fastboot command. But now, OnePlus has an unlock form, as a requirement to unlock the bootloader on their phones. This […]

Android 8.0 Oreo Is Rolling Out to International LG V20 Now

While a majority of the world is busy enjoying the Android 9.0 Pie, LG is still struggling to bring oreo OS to its devices. Though it boasts of its Software Update Center, it is very far away from being an efficient OEM. Currently, Android 8.0 Oreo is Rolling Out to International LG V20. Almost after a month, the […]

Xiaomi Shows No Interest in Releasing Kernel Source Code of its Devices

Xiaomi is having a good time in all the smartphone markets over the world releasing numerous devices. It is popular for producing budget-friendly phones. It has a great user base in the Indian market itself. However, Xiaomi shows no interest in releasing kernel source codes of its devices. We know Kernel sources are the integral requirement for third-party […]

Mi Band 3 NFC Edition Live Images Surface Online Ahead of the Launch

In its venture to celebrate its milestone of 50 million Mi Band 3 units that were sold worldwide, Xiaomi is soon going to release the NFC version of the Mi Band 3. The smart-band is expected to be available from 19 September 2018. Official Mi Band 3 NFC Edition live images have surfaced online ahead […]