Facebook wants to eliminate its reliance on Android by developing its own OS

Facebook wants to eliminate its reliance on Android by developing its own OS

What’s better than an Oculus Quest that runs on the Android operating system? An Oculus Quest that doesn’t run on Android OS. At least that is what Facebook thinks. It is planning to build an operating system from scratch and has employed a former Windows NT author to do it. Facebook ……

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  • 2 months ago (12-22)
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iPhone Security Is So Bad That Android Hacks Are Now More Expensive

iPhone Security Is So Bad That Android Hacks Are Now More Expensive

There was a time when iPhones were considered nearly impossible to hack, mostly because the number of exploits aimed at Apple devices was extremely small and whenever new ones were discovered, the Cupertino-based tech giant patched them really fast. The security level of iPhones, however, has bec……

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  • 6 months ago (09-05)
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Google Will Let Users Log In to Select Services Without a Password on Android

Google Will Let Users Log In to Select Services Without a Password on Android

An earlier update to the Samsung Internet browser allowed users on some Galaxy devices to log in to certain services using biometric authentication. Today it appears that Google will let Android users do something similar to Chrome. It is now possible to log in to certain Google services using ju……

  • GOOGLE
  • 7 months ago (08-13)
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How You Can Try to (And Fail to) Enable the New Android Auto

How You Can Try to (And Fail to) Enable the New Android Auto

Google recently rolled out its highly-anticipated Android Auto overhaul, and despite the company clearly saying the rollout would take place in stages, many rushed to install the latest version hoping they would get to try out the refreshed UI earlier. And there’s a good reason why everyone is so……

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  • 7 months ago (08-05)
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Google Launches the All-New Android Auto

Google Launches the All-New Android Auto

Google has started rolling out the new Android Auto to the first set of users worldwide, with the company claiming that full availability will be reached in the next weeks. Announced earlier this year, the overhauled Android Auto features a redesigned app launcher, which makes it much easier to f……

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  • 7 months ago (07-31)
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Google’s big Android Auto update is now rolling out

Google’s big Android Auto update is now rolling out

Google today announced that the big Android Auto redesign that was revealed during Google I/O early this year is now rolling out to users. This Android Auto update comes with a new app launcher that will allow you to access your favorite apps easier than before. There is a button on the bottom le……

  • GOOGLE
  • 7 months ago (07-31)
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Razer Phone 2 Finally Gets Android Pie on AT&T

Razer Phone 2 Finally Gets Android Pie on AT&T

Razer took a reasonable amount of time to roll out the Android Pie update for their latest flagship—the Razer Phone 2. Its predecessor, on the other hand, had to wait an obscene amount of time and received the update only a few days ago. There was, however, one variant of the Razer Phone 2 that w……

  • MOBILE
  • 7 months ago (07-27)
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Collabora Adds Big Performance Improvements for Linux Gamers in Linux Kernel 5.2

Collabora Adds Big Performance Improvements for Linux Gamers in Linux Kernel 5.2

With the Linux 5.2 kernel series out the door and ready for mass deployments, it’s time to take a closer look at the contributions made by Collabora’s engineers to this cycle. Collabora continues to be very active in the development of the Linux kernel and during the development cycle……

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  • 7 months ago (07-26)
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Microsoft Launcher Beta 5.7 Released

Microsoft Launcher Beta 5.7 Released

Microsoft has released a new beta build of Microsoft Launcher for Android, as the company begins the testing of another set of new features. Microsoft Launcher 5.7 beta is now available for download with three major changes, as Microsoft itself explains in the release notes of this update. First ……

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  • 7 months ago (07-25)
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Huawei Founder Says the US Ban Is No Threat to Company Survival

Huawei Founder Says the US Ban Is No Threat to Company Survival

Huawei is still not allowed to work with American companies according to the US executive order signed by President Donald Trump in mid-May, but this doesn’t pose any risk for the future of the Chinese tech giant. This is what Huawei founder and CEO Ren Zhengei said in a recent interview with Yah……

  • TECH
  • 7 months ago (07-21)
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Hongmeng OS isn’t an Android replacement

Hongmeng OS isn’t an Android replacement

Huawei still needs Android Huawei is downplaying the idea that its Hongmeng operating system could serve as a drop-in replacement for Google’s Android on its smartphones. A Huawei spokesperson told reporters in Brussels yesterday that Hongmeng wasnot designed for smartphones and that Huawei plans……

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  • 7 months ago (07-20)
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