10 things to know about Android 10

10 things to know about Android 10

Simpler, smarter, and more helpful 1. Smart Reply now suggests actions. So when someone sends you a message with an address or a YouTube video, you can open and navigate in Google Maps or open up the video in YouTubeno copying and pasting required. And Smart…
Watch Huawei’s IFA 2019 event in 11 minutes

Watch Huawei’s IFA 2019 event in 11 minutes

Even if you somehow managed to get up to watch Huawei's IFA 2019 keynote, what you saw likely didn't give you a jolt of energy. That's because compared to past Huawei keynotes, the company's latest had a more subdued atmosphere. With a US ban that's unlikely …
Best Apple Card alternatives for Android users

Best Apple Card alternatives for Android users

Apple Card is bringing iPhone users credit card benefits like Daily Cash, money management tools built into the OS, a physical card made out of titanium, and security and privacy as a main feature of the card. One thing that it doesn't bring, however, is the …
Minecraft Earth closed beta now on Android

Minecraft Earth closed beta now on Android

If you're a lucky Android user living in Seattle, London, Tokyo, Stockholm, or Mexico City you can now take part in Minecraft Earth's closed beta. Minecraft Earth is an augmented reality (AR) game that mixes the traditional Minecraft building blocks you know …
Unix at 50—it starts with a mainframe, a gator, and three dedicated researchers

Unix at 50—it starts with a mainframe, a gator, and three dedicated researchers

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Google redesigns the Android brand for the first time since 2014

Google redesigns the Android brand for the first time since 2014

Google has just unveiled the latest version of the Android brand, marking the third official design under its tutelage and the first change since 2014. The new branding changes the look of the "Android" wordmark, incorporates a new palette of available colors…
Everything you need to know about Android 10

Everything you need to know about Android 10

The next version of Android is here. It's chock-full of new features, has a renewed focus on privacy, and for the first time in Android history, doesn't have a tasty dessert name to accompany it. 😱 That's right. Android Q is officially called Android 10, an…
It’s Android 10: Google refreshes mobile OS -CBN News

It's Android 10: Google refreshes mobile OS -CBN News

Android Q will be called #Android10. As a global operating system, it’s important that the release names are clear and relatable for everyone in the world. Learn more: https://t.co/VKBcoSBGLtpic.twitter.com/Ek7izFEnuq — Android (@Android) August 22, 2019 MA…
AR mapping startup 6D.ai expands platform as it exits beta

AR mapping startup 6D.ai expands platform as it exits beta

World-mapping computer vision startup 6D.ai is expanding support to new devices as its augmented reality platform exits beta. The SF startup launched its beta in October and is now ready to let developers ship apps as it launches pricing for its services. Th…
Google Maps adds biking and ridesharing options to transit directions for multi-mode commutes

Google Maps adds biking and ridesharing options to transit directions for multi-mode commutes

Google is introducing combo navigation directions that pair ridesharing and biking options with transit guidance. Starting today, when you search from directions using Google Maps and select the ‘transit’ tap, you’ll see ridesharing options included when the …