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How to get Samsung's Android Oreo beta on the Galaxy S8 right now

How to get Samsung's Android Oreo beta on the Galaxy S8 right now

Samsung just released the latest beta version of its specially-tailored OS — and if you have a Galaxy S8 or S8+, you can get it right now. The
Samsung Experience 9.0 Beta brings a test build of Oreo to Galaxy S8 and S8+ users

Samsung Experience 9.0 Beta brings a test build of Oreo to Galaxy S8 and S8+ users

One of the biggest problems with Android phones is the lack of updates from manufacturers. If you buy a Google phone like the new Pixel 2, you’re guaranteed software and security updates for a [...]

Kindle Lite app (beta) now available in India, even for 2G connections

If you live in an area where Internet connection is intermittent at best, it can get very frustrating, especially when all you want is to read a book on your smartphone. In the tradition of apps

Bixby Voice Chinese support now in beta testing phase

While Bixby Voice is the digital assistant that Samsung has been very proud of, its availability is still pretty limited, in terms of devices and language. So far, it’s only for Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+,
AFM: Buoyant German Sales Companies Hit Mart With Full Slates

AFM: Buoyant German Sales Companies Hit Mart With Full Slates

Germany’s muscular films sales sector is in full bloom at this year’s American Film Market, with lineups that include the latest in German-language films, genre titles and world cinema. ARRI Media

Apple seeds iOS 11.2 beta 2 to developers

Developers received a fresh of beta updates from Apple today, including the second build of iOS 11.2. The new beta build comes just one week after Apple dropped the last version of iOS 11.2. Apple

Beta 2 of iOS 11.2 and macOS 10.13.2 Available to Download

Apple has released iOS 11.2 beta 2 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch users enrolled in the beta testing program, along with macOS High Sierra 10.13.2 beta 2 for Mac users participating in the beta
Apple Pay Cash is available in iMessage to iOS 11.2 beta users

Apple Pay Cash is available in iMessage to iOS 11.2 beta users

If you've been waiting like we have for Apple to finally launch its Venmo-like competitor after the release of iOS 11, now's the time. According to reports at TechCrunch and CNET, Apple is soft

Apple drops big batch of new beta updates

Developers received a bunch of new beta software updates from Apple today that included the third beta of iOS 11.2 and macOS 10.13.3 beta 3 as well. The new betas contain a number of bug fixes and

iOS 11.2 Beta 3, macOS High Sierra 10.13.2 Beta 3 Released for Testing

Apple has released beta software updates for their entire operating system suite, including iOS 11.2 beta 3, watchOS 4.2 beta 3, tvOS 11.2 beta 3, and macOS High Sierra 10.13.2 beta 3. Perhaps most
iOS beta explains WiFi and Bluetooth controls with notifications

iOS beta explains WiFi and Bluetooth controls with notifications

As we noted back in September, iOS 11's Control Center buttons don't actually turn off Bluetooth or WiFi, unlike previous versions. Instead, tapping on either one simply disconnects you from any
iOS 11.2 beta now tells what Wi-Fi, Bluetooth toggles really do

iOS 11.2 beta now tells what Wi-Fi, Bluetooth toggles really do

iOS 11 introduced some of the biggest changes in the mobile platform we’ve seen in years. Those include very big and very visible changes, like the new dock, the Files app, and the new Control Center.
iOS 11.2 beta now tells what Wi-Fi, Bluetooth toggles really do

iOS 11.2 beta now tells what Wi-Fi, Bluetooth toggles really do

iOS 11 introduced some of the biggest changes in the mobile platform we’ve seen in years. Those include very big and very visible changes, like the new dock, the Files app, and the new Control Center.
Second Android 8.0 Oreo beta is now rolling out to the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus

Second Android 8.0 Oreo beta is now rolling out to the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus

Update 1: 2017/11/14 8:16am PST Inevitably, there are some issues At the beginning of the month, Samsung started rolling out its Android 8.0 Oreo beta to its Galaxy S8/S8 Plus devices in the US,
Deezer brings lossless audio to the desktop with a new app

Deezer brings lossless audio to the desktop with a new app

Music streaming service Deezer moved beyond Bose and Sonos speakers a couple of months ago in US markets, expanding its subscription offerings to pretty much everyone via a mobile app. Around the same

Android Oreo for the Essential Phone now released through beta

For consumers, a number of price drops just made the Essential Phone that much easier to get. Andy Rubin’s classy take on what an Android phone should be is now more accessible, and this upcoming

Android Oreo Beta is now available for the Essential Phone

Are you one of the people who purchased an Essential Phone? Then you’ll probably be interested to know that starting this week the beta build for Android 8.0 Oreo is available to download and install

Oreo beta is now available for the Essential Phone

The Essential Phone got off to a rocky start thanks to its delayed release and widespread criticism of the performance of its dual camera setup. In his review of the Essential Phone, Erik said that
Essential makes Android's Oreo beta update available to all

Essential makes Android's Oreo beta update available to all

Android smartphone maker Essential has opened Android 8.0 Oreo beta access for its flagship handset, the Essential phone. The software was released for Pixel phones in August and hit the Galaxy S8 and

MacOS High Sierra 10.13.2 Beta 4 Released for Testing

Apple has released macOS High Sierra 10.13.2 beta 4 for Mac users enrolled in the beta testing program. This is the second beta update released this week after beta 3 was issued several days ago,