Android Q

Google Drops Dessert Naming Scheme for Android Releases, Android Q Will be Called Android 10

Google Drops Dessert Naming Scheme for Android Releases, Android Q Will be Called Android 10

Up until now, Google has always named a new release of Android after a dessert. Well, with the release of Android 10, that is no longer going to be the case. The company has done away with dessert names and will now simply be calling Android Q as Android 10.

Google Releases Android Q Final Beta with Changes to Back Gesture

Google Releases Android Q Final Beta with Changes to Back Gesture

We are just weeks away from Android Q final version release. Google has now seeded the last and final Android Q beta. As expected Google has fixed some bugs and did maintenance. However, Google has changed how the gestures will work.

Nokia 8.2 Likely to Launch in August with 32MP Pop-up Selfie Camera, Android Q

Nokia 8.2 Likely to Launch in August with 32MP Pop-up Selfie Camera, Android Q

A new leak hints that Nokia is finally ready to jump into pop-up selfie camera bandwagon. MySmartPrice has revealed information about the upcoming Nokia 8.2. It may be recalled that Nokia 8.1 was announced in December last year and the company is now ready with its successor.

Leaked MIUI 10 Based on Android Q Shows off Screen Time Options, New Launcher

Leaked MIUI 10 Based on Android Q Shows off Screen Time Options, New Launcher

Xiaomi announced that they will be recruiting beta testers for MIUI based on Android Q Release. The company is going to roll out the update for 400 beta testers and XDA Developers have managed to get their hands on the upcoming MIUI build. The MIUI 10 build is running on Xiaomi Mi 9 and is based on Android Q.

Android Q’s New Navigation Gestures Won’t Work with Custom Launchers on Release

Android Q’s New Navigation Gestures Won’t Work with Custom Launchers on Release

With Android Q, Google is going to debut a new gesture navigation system that’s more refined than the one it launched with Android Pie last year. However, with the release of Android Q Beta 5 earlier today, Google has announced that when the OS is initially released to the public, the new gestures won’t work with custom launchers.

Google Working on AirDrop-like File Sharing Feature ‘Fast Share’

Google Working on AirDrop-like File Sharing Feature ‘Fast Share’

Android might pack a lot of features but sharing files between devices is still a pain. Unlike iPhones, Android phones do not have a proper AirDrop-like feature.

Android Q Gets One Step Closer to the Final Version with the Release of Beta 4

Android Q Gets One Step Closer to the Final Version with the Release of Beta 4

As expected the Android Q Beta 4 has officially arrived. The Beta 4 will offer a much stabler platform for developers to test the compatibility of the apps. Google has also published a standard API level (29) alongside the official SDK for developers.

Android Q Replaces the Back Button With a Gesture

Android Q Replaces the Back Button With a Gesture

Google has been toying with the idea of ditching the back button since the launch of Android Pie, but with Android Q it’s finally pulling the trigger.

Android Q Beta 3 Is Coming to These Phones from Huawei, Nokia, OnePlus, More

Android Q Beta 3 Is Coming to These Phones from Huawei, Nokia, OnePlus, More

During the opening keynote of I/O 2019, Google announced that the third beta of Android Q will be available on a total of 21 phones from 13 different OEMs. Apart from the Pixels, Google is expanding the Android Q beta program to devices from Huawei, Sony, Xiaomi, and others.

Android Q Introduces Dark Mode, Promises Faster Security Updates, More

Android Q Introduces Dark Mode, Promises Faster Security Updates, More

At I/O 2019, Google provided more details about Android 10 Q. While Google had first unveiled Android Q in March this year, Google has worked more on the OS since then and has provided more details about the next major release of Android.