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How to make Android use the DNS server of your choice

How to make Android use the DNS server of your choice

One of the cornerstones of the World Wide Web is the Domain Name System, also known as 'DNS.' It's a massive digital directory of servers and their corresponding website names, and is responsible for
Google: 80% of Android apps now encrypt network traffic by default

Google: 80% of Android apps now encrypt network traffic by default

Google has announced that 80% of all Android apps are now encrypting traffic by default, as all new apps and app updates now block cleartext as standard.
How to Access Google's Secret Easter Eggs in Android 9 and Android 10

How to Access Google's Secret Easter Eggs in Android 9 and Android 10

Google, in its infinite capacity for silly, has dropped a fun hidden feature into Android 10 that you should spend a little time exploring. (At the very least, you’ll be a hit at your next party when
How to Access Google's Secret Easter Eggs in Android 9 and Android 10

How to Access Google's Secret Easter Eggs in Android 9 and Android 10

Google, in its infinite capacity for silly, has dropped a fun hidden feature into Android 10 that you should spend a little time exploring. (At the very least, you’ll be a hit at your next party when
Samsung’s new Tab S5e is super thin, supports Bixby, and costs just $399

Samsung’s new Tab S5e is super thin, supports Bixby, and costs just $399

The more affordable tablet takes some notes from the premium Tab S4.
Android P just arrived, but a new leak suggests Android Q is already being tested

Android P just arrived, but a new leak suggests Android Q is already being tested

We're just a couple of months into the public rollout of Android 9.0 Pie, but the first hint at the future of the mobile OS might have leaked online this week. Spotted by Mr Gizmo Blog, a recently
Samsung foldable phone specs: Big Android changes

Samsung foldable phone specs: Big Android changes

The day of the foldable phone is almost upon us, and with Samsung’s Infinity Flex – and the mysterious smartphone that will use it sometime in 2019 – we have plenty of questions and a handful of
Samsung foldable phone specs: Big Android changes

Samsung foldable phone specs: Big Android changes

The day of the foldable phone is almost upon us, and with Samsung’s Infinity Flex – and the mysterious smartphone that will use it sometime in 2019 – we have plenty of questions and a handful of
If You Don’t Like the Pixel 3 XL’s New Notch, Google Says You Can Hide It

If You Don’t Like the Pixel 3 XL’s New Notch, Google Says You Can Hide It

Notch haters of the world certainly had one more thing to complain about yesterday, as Google confirmed the XL version of the new Pixel 3 would include a cutout at the top of the screen to accommodate
Google Pixel headphone dongle is faster, less of battery hog

Google Pixel headphone dongle is faster, less of battery hog

It’s not that the original Pixel headphone dongle was a massive battery hog, but the second edition is better. When you’ve got a device with which you’re wanting to play audio, and you’re not a fan of
Google Pixel headphone dongle is faster, less of battery hog

Google Pixel headphone dongle is faster, less of battery hog

It’s not that the original Pixel headphone dongle was a massive battery hog, but the second edition is better. When you’ve got a device with which you’re wanting to play audio, and you’re not a fan of
OnePlus 6 gets Android 9.0 Pie with OxygenOS Open Beta 1

OnePlus 6 gets Android 9.0 Pie with OxygenOS Open Beta 1

Not long after its debut, Android 9.0 Pie is already making its way to the OnePlus 6 in the OxygenOS Open Beta 1. This is the first OxygenOS Open Beta to be built on Pie and it includes the new UI and
Android Pie Update Arrives on OnePlus 6 in Form of Open Beta

Android Pie Update Arrives on OnePlus 6 in Form of Open Beta

The first Android Pie update is here for the OnePlus 6! This first build is an “open beta,” so it’ll likely have some bugs and is only the first of many releases before OnePlus takes Pie to stable.
Android P fixes Xbox One S Bluetooth button mapping issues — at least for some controllers

Android P fixes Xbox One S Bluetooth button mapping issues — at least for some controllers

A couple years back, Microsoft released a Bluetooth-compatible version of its Xbox One controller, further cementing the company's game controller dominance. But when it came to using one with an
Android 9 Pie revisited: Our 7 favorite and 3 least liked features

Android 9 Pie revisited: Our 7 favorite and 3 least liked features

Almost two weeks have passed since Google served us a slice of its official Android 9 Pie. Some of us had followed for months as the different developer previews landed and weren't too fazed by the

Sony Xperia phones to receive Android 9 Pie, build your own AOSP if you want

More Android 9 Pie related news are ready. The next OEM to share that it is getting a slice of the Android Pie is Sony. We never really worry about Sony because the company usually launches developer
[Update x2: Will be fixed soon] 2016 Pixel XL owners experiencing issues with quick chargers after Android Pie update

[Update x2: Will be fixed soon] 2016 Pixel XL owners experiencing issues with quick chargers after Android Pie update

Update 1: 2018/08/13 2:27pm PDT There are some reports of 5" 2016 Pixels also being affected, but the vast majority of complaints are coming from Pixel XL owners. Update 2: 2018/08/14 11:03am
Android 9 Pie feature tracker: Everything that made it in

Android 9 Pie feature tracker: Everything that made it in

Update 1: 2018/05/17 1:57pm PDT DP2 features added Update 2: 2018/06/24 2:24pm PDT DP3 features added Update 3: 2018/07/24 6:42pm PDT DP4 features added Update 4: 2018/08/13 1:56pm PDT
2016 Pixel XL owners experiencing issues with quick chargers after Android Pie update

2016 Pixel XL owners experiencing issues with quick chargers after Android Pie update

Over the past few weeks, some owners of the 2016 Pixel XL have reported problems using quick chargers on Android P. For most of that time, Android P was still in beta, so bugs were to be expected.
HTC Says U12+, U11+, U11, U11 Life Will Receive Android P at Some Point

HTC Says U12+, U11+, U11, U11 Life Will Receive Android P at Some Point

In a tweet today, HTC confirmed which of its devices will receive an update to Android 9.0 Pie. Officially as of today, HTC plans to launch the update for U12+, U11+, U11, and U11 Life (Android One).