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Android Oreo to land on new and existing hardware by the end of 2017

Android 8.0 is officially known to the mobile world as Android Oreo, and we’re happy that the baton has passed from Nougat to the newest sweet treat. Now that the next sweet treat of a mobile update has been announced, the question on everyone’s mind is, “When is my device getting Android Oreo?” This question […]

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Android 8.0 Oreo update list

Android 8.0 is here and it is as sweet as ever. With new upgrades and under-the-hood fixes, it promises to be a fantastic upgrade. We’re excited to see how the floating picture-in-picture and grouped notifications change how we use our phones on a day-to-day basis. While it’s a given that the newest flavor of Android […]

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Google plans to launch a new Chromebook Pixel and mini Google Home this year

Google is gearing up to drop the Pixel 2 later this year, but that’s not all they’re going to announce. A new rumor suggests a few other devices should be unveiled at a hardware event in the fall, including a miniature Google Home and a brand new Chromebook. The Chromebook is expected to replace the […]

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Samsung Galaxy A5 (2018) appears in case render with Always On Display and home button

Samsung will announce its Galaxy Note 8 on August 23rd, but its new high-end smartphone isn’t the only one in the works. The Korean giant manufactures a number of smartphones, of which the Galaxy A series is one of the most beloved. Just earlier this year, Samsung announced its Galaxy A3 (2017), Galaxy A5 (2017), and […]

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8 killer reasons you will want Android 8.0 Oreo

After months of rumors and speculation, the Android 8.0 release is officially being dubbed ‘Oreo’. Much like it did with 4.4 KitKat, Google has partnered with a major brand to help promote its latest version of its platform. With every new release of Android comes one key question: What’s new? It seems that each time […]

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Samsung Gear Fit 2 Pro may be on the horizon

A new Samsung wearable has leaked online, which may or may not be an accurate indicator that we’re getting an upgraded Gear Fit 2. The image shows a device called the Gear Fit 2 Pro listed beside the current Gear Fit 2, but otherwise doesn’t tell us much of anything about the tracker. The “pro” […]

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Android 8.0 officially launches as Oreo

The wait is finally over for the mystery of the next name for Android O. Google has officially announced that Android O is to be called Android Oreo. With many different options being considered over the past few months and a number of Google teases, it seems the company have settled on the option that […]

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Google says its partners will have Android 8.0-flavored hardware by the end of 2017

You want Android 8.0 Oreo pretty bad, so Google is pushing its partners to get the latest version of its platform onto new and existing devices. It’s typical for Google’s in-house devices to get software updates first. That’s why no one should be surprised that Oreo will be on the Pixel, Pixel C, Nexus 6P, […]

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Android 8.0 Oreo is upon us, and it’s heroic

Welcome, Oreo! Today in New York City, Google unveiled the newest statue to be joining all of the others on its lawn back home. The statues, which represent every version of Android in history, resemble various sweets. And, with Android O, Google looked to Nabisco’s 105-year-old cookie for inspiration. The two companies came together to […]

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Bixby ready for global launch

If you have a Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ then you may have noticed that a few updates have hit the devices overnight that update various elements of Bixby. There’s good reason for this as Samsung have begun to update the core of Bixby to get it ready for a global launch. Bixby in its […]