Google Maps Now Offers Real-Time Location Sharing

Google Maps Now Offers Real-Time Location Sharing

Google Maps makes it easy to keep track of where you are, and where you want to go, but sharing your location has never been the most up-to-date process.

Google Shares Android Security 2016 Year in Review

Google Shares Android Security 2016 Year in Review

For the third year in a row, Google has shared many details regarding the state of security in the Android ecosystem.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Performance Compared To Snapdragon 820 and Huawei’s Kirin 960 Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Performance Compared To Snapdragon 820 and Huawei’s Kirin 960 Chipset

Qualcomm’s flagship chip for 2017, the Snapdragon 835, has been teased numerous times by the company since the beginning of this year, but devices powered by the chipset are still at least a month away from being released to the market.

Final Android O Build To Release in Q3, 2017; Next Developer Preview Build To Release in May

Final Android O Build To Release in Q3, 2017; Next Developer Preview Build To Release in May

Yesterday, Google dropped the first Developer Preview of Android O. The latest version of Android comes with little user-facing changes, with most of the improvements being related to improving the overall experience of using the OS. In its announcement, Google noted that the first Developer Preview of Android O will not be available through the Android beta program because it is buggy and has stability issues.

Xiaomi Redmi 4A FAQ

Xiaomi Redmi 4A FAQ

Earlier this week, Xiaomi launched its cheapest Redmi handset in India: the Redmi 4A. The handset sits below the Redmi 3S, but packs feature similar to it. At Rs 5,999, the Redmi 4A is significantly better than other similarly priced handsets.

How to Install Android O Developer Preview on Google Pixel, Nexus 6P, and Nexus 5X

How to Install Android O Developer Preview on Google Pixel, Nexus 6P, and Nexus 5X

Google today released the first Developer Preview of Android O. The latest version of Android focuses primarily on power management and notification grouping, and it comes with plenty of new APIs allowing developers to create apps that will offer an even richer experience. If you want to install Android O on your Google Pixel, Nexus 6P or Nexus 5X then read on.

Google Releases First Android O Developer Preview For Nexus and Pixel Devices

Google Releases First Android O Developer Preview For Nexus and Pixel Devices

Along with announcing Android O, Google also dropped the first Developer Preview of the OS for compatible Nexus and Pixel devices.

Google Announces Android O With Notification Channels, Background limits, Autofill APIs, More

Google Announces Android O With Notification Channels, Background limits, Autofill APIs, More

Google today announced Android O, the next major version of Android and successor to Nougat. The new version of Android does not come with the sheer number of features that debuted with Nougat, but we are still looking at a lot of new APIs and under the hood changes, though there are some meaningful new features as well.

Google Adds Shortcuts to the Search App

Google Adds Shortcuts to the Search App

Google is adding a few tweaks to the Search app, which will hopefully make it a bit easier to get to features and information faster.

You Can Now Manually Save Your Parking Spot in Google Maps

You Can Now Manually Save Your Parking Spot in Google Maps

Google Now on Android has long been able to automatically remember where you parked, but the feature was unreliable since it made use of the various sensors and the activity recognition system of the OS to detect when you have stopped moving. Now, Google is updating its Maps app to add the option to quickly save a parking spot. To save a parking spot, simply tap on the blue dot icon and select the “save your parking” option.