Author Archives: Rajesh Pandey

About Rajesh Pandey

Rajesh is a 21-year old freelance writer from Kolkata, India. He loves to tinker around with his Android devices and flash custom ROMs on them.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Owners Reporting Random Restart Issues

Samsung Galaxy S8 Owners Reporting Random Restart Issues

An increasing number of Galaxy S8 owners have been complaining about their handset restarting randomly. The issue has been occurring multiple times a day randomly leading to a frustrating experience for owners of Samsung’s latest flagship handsets.

Google Now Clearly Mentions When Pixel and Nexus Devices Will Receive Their Last Security Updates

Google Now Clearly Mentions When Pixel and Nexus Devices Will Receive Their Last Security Updates

Google has always made it clear that it would be providing OS updates to its Nexus and Pixel devices for two years since their launch and security updates for three years. Today, Google is explicitly making it clear as to how long it will be supporting its existing Pixel and Nexus devices.

Samsung Galaxy S8 With a Clear Back Panel Looks Pretty Sweet

Samsung Galaxy S8 With a Clear Back Panel Looks Pretty Sweet

YouTuber JerryRigEverything, known for his torture tests and disassembly of latest smartphones, has posted a video showcasing his clear Galaxy S8. The YouTuber managed to remove the color and lamination from the rear glass panel of his Galaxy S8 thereby making it completely transparent.

Google Assistant SDK Lets You Run Google Assistant On Your Own Prototype Hardware Devices

Google Assistant SDK Lets You Run Google Assistant On Your Own Prototype Hardware Devices

Google today announced the release fo Google Assistant SDK thereby allowing developers to run the virtual assistant on their own hardware prototypes. For now, the company has only launched the Developer Preview of the SDK, with the final version expected to arrive later this year.

David Foster, VP of Google’s Hardware Product Development Including Pixel, Quits After Six Months

David Foster, VP of Google’s Hardware Product Development Including Pixel, Quits After Six Months

David Foster, whom Google recruited last year for its newly formed hardware division, has quit the company after just six months. Google had poached Foster from Amazon where he had worked on the development of the Kindle tablets and Echo speakers.

Samsung’s In-Traffic Reply App Aims To Prevent Distracted Driving With Automated Replies

Samsung’s In-Traffic Reply App Aims To Prevent Distracted Driving With Automated Replies

In a bid to stop distracted drivers from using their phones while driving and texting, Samsung has released an app called In-Traffic Reply. The app will help drivers focus on the road instead of the text message that has just arrived.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Units Sold in India Will Not Feature Camera Quick Launch Shortcut

Samsung Galaxy S8 Units Sold in India Will Not Feature Camera Quick Launch Shortcut

Since Samsung has done away with the home button on the Galaxy S8, it has used the power button on the device to offer the shortcut to quickly launch the camera app. This shortcut is also found on other Android devices so Samsung’s decision is in line with other companies.

Refurbished Galaxy Note 7 Likely to Launch in Late June

Refurbished Galaxy Note 7 Likely to Launch in Late June

Samsung has already confirmed that it will be selling refurbished Galaxy Note 7 units in certain markets of the world. Now, a new report from South Korea suggests that the handset will be making its way to the market from the end of June.

Chrome 58 for Android Makes It Easier To Manage Downloads, Adds Full Screen Support for Web Apps

Chrome 58 for Android Makes It Easier To Manage Downloads, Adds Full Screen Support for Web Apps

Google today announced the release of Chrome 58 for Android with a bunch of performance and stability fixes. Among other things, the update also makes it easier to manage your downloads through the Downloads page.

Best Samsung Galaxy S8 Accessories

Best Samsung Galaxy S8 Accessories

Samsung’s latest flagship handsets — the Galaxy S8 and S8+ — are a technological marvel with their Infinity Display and all-glass build. While these handsets are easily the best Android smartphones available in the market, the experience of using them can be improved even further when you pair them with some great accessories.