Android phones with Qualcomm Snapdragon processors may have security worry

Android phones powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon processor face a security worry as over 400 code vulnerabilities have been discovered by security researchers at Check Point. The researchers claimed that these “vulnerable pieces of code” were found within the Qualcomm Digital Signal Processor unit (DSP) chips. Check Point in an official blog post claimed that using […]

Fears of snooping as Huawei phones to DITCH Google’s Android for new China-made system

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Google launches Android 11, and it’s coming to more than just Pixel phones

Android 11 isn’t a giant visual overhaul but does offer some new features for the operating system. Notably, Android 11 gives users better privacy controls, including one-time permissions. That’s a feature that has been available on iOS for some time, and is handy for those who want to take control of their digital privacy.

See Google’s Android 11 statue in your living room with AR

Google today released Android 11, the next major release of Android. Breaking with tradition, a physical Android statue celebrating the new release wasn’t unveiled. To be fair, there’s a very good reason for that. In typical Google fashion, the firm now has a version of the Android statue that you can carry around in your […]

Pixel 4A: Yes, Google’s new phone still has a headphone jack

In addition to the Pixel 5 and Pixel 4A 5G, Google on Monday took the wraps off the budget-friendly Pixel 4A. Available for preorder today and shipping out Aug. 20, the phone costs $349 (£349, AU$599) and features the same camera as the main camera on the Pixel 4 from 2019. For more information, read CNET’s full […]

Google’s Pixel phones get some exclusive Android 11 features

No matter your taste, your phone needs a case Grab a great case for your Google Pixel 4a! The Pixel 4a is a great phone for an even greater price, but it isn’t the most flashy phone on the market. Thankfully, there are flashy, fashionable, and dependable cases out there you can grab to spice […]

The Surface Duo, Microsoft’s first-ever Android phone, is $1,400

While concessions were made for thinness, it does not seem like the Surface Duo will be all that easy to carry around. The full dimensions are 145.2mm (H)×186.9mm (W)×4.8mm (D) when open, with the phone folding up into an absolutely ridiculous, pocket-busting, 93mm width when closed. Screen sizes might get bigger every year, but that […]

Google releases Android 11 with new features and privacy enhancements

There’s a new media control visual that moves playback controls from the notification tray to the quick settings panel. It looks great and even lets you change which device your audio is playing on.Screen recording is now possible without the need for a third-party app or a workaround.In addition to those new features, Google also […]

Google launches Android 11 Go to make apps 20% faster

Much like Android 11, the latest update to Android’s Go edition includes new privacy enhancements, such as one-time permissions, where users will be able to grant an app access to specific sensors like the microphone, camera, or location for one instance only. Other privacy enhancements include app permissions “auto-resets” for apps that have not been […]

Here are all the special edition Android phones you can buy right now

Given the inherent nature of limited-edition phones, you’ll have to be quick to get your hands on the phone before it sells out — as was the case with the Thom Browne edition of the Galaxy Z Fold 2. Then there’s the fact that most of these limited-edition variants are limited to select markets, like […]