Xiaomi has been rolling out constant updates to MIUI, its own Android skin, with a major update every year. With MIUI 9, the company introduced a slew of optimizations for performance improvements. However, MIUI 9 failed to bring a radical redesign of the UI which means the stock launcher on MIUI looks and still behaves in the same way. This also means that the task of moving applications on the home screen, adding widgets, and more remain as complicated as before.
How to Add, Delete Home Screens, Widgets, Create Folders, & More on Redmi Note 5, Redmi 5A, Redmi Note 4, and MIUI 9
Magisk for Android has turned out to be among the most popular development in the Android modding community in recent times. Not only has Magisk managed to replace Chainfire’s extremely popular SuperSu as the defacto root managing app, it also other developers a chance to create mods for a wide variety of device thanks to its Universal Systemless Interface.
Privacy and security of one’s data have become a very important aspect of today’s life. Just using a biometric lock to secure the data on your phone is simply not enough.
The Portrait mode on the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are pure magic. It is amazing to see what Google has managed to achieve using a single 12MP rear camera and machine learning while other OEMs are unable to achieve something similar despite using a dual-camera setup on their phones.
A number of Android users have been complaining about contact data mismatch which is turning their whole phonebook into a mess. The issue is primarily being reported by Redmi Note 4, Redmi 4, Mi 5 owners, though some other Android device owners have also been complaining about the same issue.
Xposed framework for Android 7.0/7.1 Nougat took a long time to arrive but the first beta of the framework for Android 8.0 – 8.1 Oreo was released earlier this week. The release comes within a few months of Oreo’s official release.
A number of Xiaomi device owners are reporting that WhatsApp has suddenly stopped working for them. Opening the popular messaging client is showing an error that the installed version of WhatsApp is obsolete and urges users to head over to the Play Store to install the latest update of the app.
To ensure that OnePlus 5T owners are not feeling left out, OnePlus today released the first beta OxygenOS build of Android 8.0 Oreo for the handset. The update brings all the Oreo-y goodness introduced by Google along with some enhancements from OnePlus’ part to OxygenOS.
Smartphones have now become an internal part of our lives. While as adults, we know what’s good or bad for us, the same cannot be said for kids. Given how much of a necessity it has become to own a smartphone nowadays, parents are left with little choice but to give their kids a smartphone while they are still studying in school.