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How to Stop Apps From Being Killed Automatically in Android Marshmallow and Nougat

How to Stop Apps From Being Killed Automatically in Android Marshmallow and Nougat

A slightly dramatic headline, admittedly, but accurate. You see, Android 6.0 and above uses new systems from Google to help extend battery life: ‘Doze’, which restricts what apps can do in the background when a phone is stationary and unused, and ‘App Standby’, which does much the same thing but is based on how long it is since you last used a particular application. In either case, certain applications can be accidentally affected – but here’s how to keep them chugging along.

Best Android Smartphones 2016: The Top 10 Android Phones You Can Buy Right Now

Best Android Smartphones 2016: The Top 10 Android Phones You Can Buy Right Now

Six months on from our last Top 10, here’s the Christmas 2016 list, with mainly new content – as you’d expect in a busy smartphone world. And, in terms of variety and value, we’ve never had it so good in the Android world, even if all but one of the top of the line phones are still as eye-wateringly expensive as ever…

Google Pixel First Impressions Roundup: Refined, Impressive, Full of Promise

Google Pixel First Impressions Roundup: Refined, Impressive, Full of Promise

Now that the Pixel and Pixel XL from Google are officially official, the folks at the event were able to get some brief hands-on time with the handsets.

Made By Google Event Roundup: Assistant, Pixel and Pixel XL, Daydream View, Google Home, and More

Made By Google Event Roundup: Assistant, Pixel and Pixel XL, Daydream View, Google Home, and More

On October 4, Google held an event that was meant to show off not only new hardware, but how its new machine learning- and artificial intelligence-based Assistant is meant to hold them all together.

A Commercial for Google’s Pixel Phones Leaked Ahead of Launch

A Commercial for Google’s Pixel Phones Leaked Ahead of Launch

It’s October 4, which means Google has plans to take the stage and announce brand new things, like the Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones.

Google Pixel XL Leaks in 360-Degree Render; Reveals Its Dimensions

Google Pixel XL Leaks in 360-Degree Render; Reveals Its Dimensions

Google’s upcoming smartphone, Pixel and Pixel XL, have already leaked in press renders. Now, ahead of their official unveiling next week, the Pixel XL has leaked in 3D renders that gives us a look at the phone from almost every angle imaginable.

Google Pixel and Pixel XL Rumors: Everything We Know So Far

Google Pixel and Pixel XL Rumors: Everything We Know So Far

Google has some big plans for its Nexus Pixel smartphones this year. The company is abandoning its Nexus lineup in favor of a new Pixel branding. And just like OEMs, Google seems to be planning on customizing the OS to its liking.

Google’s Upcoming Pixel and Pixel XL May Not Be Water Resistant

Google’s Upcoming Pixel and Pixel XL May Not Be Water Resistant

With the October 4th launch event of the new Pixel smartphones from Google and HTC fast approaching, more details about the handsets have been making their way to the internet. As per sources of Android Police, the upcoming Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones will sport an IP53 certification that does not make them dust and water-resistant. This is the same certification that the HTC 10 also comes with.

Download: All Photos from Google’s Pixel Website

Download: All Photos from Google’s Pixel Website

Earlier today, Google posted a teaser for its upcoming Pixel smartphones and launched a new site madeby.google.com confirming that it will be unveiling the new phones on October 4th. The relatively plain website the design of a phone in the middle that cycles between various photos.

Google Pixel and Pixel XL Leak in Non-Blurry Photos

Google Pixel and Pixel XL Leak in Non-Blurry Photos

After leaking in a video and Google officially confirming its October 4th launch event date for its new Pixel smartphones, the Pixel and Pixel XL have now leaked in non-blurry photos.