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Google is Discontinuing ‘Nearby Notifications’ in Android

Google is Discontinuing ‘Nearby Notifications’ in Android

It has been three years since Google introduced a feature called “Nearby Notifications”, which made it possible for Android users to find “apps and content” based on their current location.

Google Might Release Android P on August 20th

Google Might Release Android P on August 20th

Google announced Android P back in March this year and has since then proceeded to release quite a few beta/Developer Preview releases of the OS. The company had already confirmed that it will be releasing the final version of Android P in Q3 2018. Now, as per reliable leaker @evleaks, Google will drop the final version of Android P to the public on August 20.

Android P Coming to OnePlus 3 and 3T

Android P Coming to OnePlus 3 and 3T

In a move that is going to surprise many, OnePlus today announced that it will be updating its two-year-old OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T to Android P.

Android P Developer Preview 5 Now Available

Android P Developer Preview 5 Now Available

Google today released the newest developer preview into the wild, bringing Android P one step closer to the public launch later this year, following previous beta releases earlier this year.

Android P Beta 3: What’s New

Android P Beta 3: What’s New

Earlier today, Google released the third beta/Developer Preview 4 of Android P for all compatible Pixel devices. This is the second-last Developer Preview release of Android P from Google before DP5 drops towards the end of July and the final release of the OS occurs sometime in Q3.

Android P Developer Preview 4 Now Available

Android P Developer Preview 4 Now Available

At the beginning of June, Google officially released the third Developer Preview for the upcoming Android P release.

Android Messages on the Web’s Desktop Site is Now Live

Android Messages on the Web’s Desktop Site is Now Live

Google has been working on the idea of launching a web-based portal for Android Messages, the company’s go-to option for standard text messaging.

Android P DP2 For OnePlus 6 Now Available with Face Unlock, Ambient Display, More

Android P DP2 For OnePlus 6 Now Available with Face Unlock, Ambient Display, More

Less than two weeks after Google released the second beta of Android P, OnePlus has also gone ahead and released the second Developer Preview of Android P for the OnePlus 6. Apart from the usual bug fixes and enhancements made by Google as a part of Android P, OnePlus has also added some of their own OxygenOS features to the build.

Substratum Rootless Theme Engine Will Stop Working in Android P

Substratum Rootless Theme Engine Will Stop Working in Android P

Despite Android offering plenty of customization options, Google has not added themes support to it. Third-party developers, however, managed to find a workaround to this limitation and developed the Substratum theme engine for Android Oreo. 

Google Pixel Launcher Will Soon Support Manually Switching Between a Light or Dark Theme

Google Pixel Launcher Will Soon Support Manually Switching Between a Light or Dark Theme

Dark themes are all over the place, with people requesting the ability to switch between the two as they see fit.