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Google Starts Rolling out RCS Messaging in the U.S

Google Starts Rolling out RCS Messaging in the U.S

Google is all set to offer RCS or Rich Communication Services in the U.S. The new service is expected to replace traditional text messaging and bring new features to the table. Google has designed the standard while carriers can handle the deployment. Google will deploy RCS in the U.S from today.

Upcoming 2019 Moto Razr Spotted on FCC Listing

Upcoming 2019 Moto Razr Spotted on FCC Listing

Yesteryears iconic Razr has been leaked yet again. The 2019 Motorola Razr leak comes close to the heels of the official launch. This time around the Moto Razr was spotted on FCC listing. The listing is accompanied by photographs of the phone from various angles. In other words, the listing gives a fair idea of how the Moto Razr will look.

First Major Android 10 Patch Addresses Pixel Gesture Issues, Slays Bugs

First Major Android 10 Patch Addresses Pixel Gesture Issues, Slays Bugs

Android 10 has already been treated to a minor update. The patch is the first major Android 10 update and is available for all Pixel devices. The update arrives with improvement in gesture navigation and slays several bugs including the infamous Pixel gesture issue.

Nokia Tops the List When It Comes to Smartphone Software and Security Updates

Nokia Tops the List When It Comes to Smartphone Software and Security Updates

Android has always received flak for not offering timely updates to a majority of its devices. Most of us don’t realize that manufacturers have to put in extra efforts in order to release the update. And some of the devices won’t even receive a single major Android update in their lifetime. Counterpoint has released a report that shows the frequency of updates by different manufacturers.

OnePlus 7T Pro Renders Leaked, McLaren Edition Expected to Get Haze Blue Color Treatment

OnePlus 7T Pro Renders Leaked, McLaren Edition Expected to Get Haze Blue Color Treatment

The upcoming OnePlus 7T Pro has leaked via CAD-based renders. As you can see the upcoming OnePlus 7T Pro seems to borrow quite a lot of design bits from its predecessor. Furthermore, OnePlus is also expected to continue the tradition of special edition phones and offer a OnePlus 7T McLaren edition.

CamScanner Caught Using Trojan Dropper Malware, App Removed from Play Store

CamScanner Caught Using Trojan Dropper Malware, App Removed from Play Store

CamScanner is a popular app that lets you scan documents among many other things. Android has removed CamScanner app from Play Store after Kaspersky Labs unearthed malware in the recent version of CamScanner. The researchers found that CamScanner housed an advertising library with a module that was identified as ‘Trojan-Dropper.AndroidOS.Necro.n.’

Google’s Lightweight Search App, Google Go, Is Now Available for All Android Users

Google’s Lightweight Search App, Google Go, Is Now Available for All Android Users

Google Go is a light and slightly watered-down version of Google Search. The intention behind the app is to offer an optimized Google Search experience for users in emerging markets or regions wherein internet connectivity is not up to the mark. Until now, Google was beta testing the app and has finally released it for Android users across the world. Previously, Google Go was baked into Android Go devices.

Realme 5 and Realme 5 Pro Launched in India at Starting Price of Rs 9,999 and Rs 13,999 Respectively

Realme 5 and Realme 5 Pro Launched in India at Starting Price of Rs 9,999 and Rs 13,999 Respectively

Realme has launched the new 5-Series in India. Realme India CEO Madhav Sheth pulled the wraps from Realme 5 and Realme 5 Pro smartphones. Both the new devices arrive with the quad rear camera unit and will be sold online via Flipkart and Amazon.

Android Users Can Now Use Fingerprint Sensors to Log into Google Account

Android Users Can Now Use Fingerprint Sensors to Log into Google Account

Google asks you to authenticate account whenever you log in to a new device or restore your device. Users are required to punch in their Google password and authenticate their account on Android. Google has decided to expedite the authentication process by using the fingerprint sensor on your phone.

Black Shark 2 Pro with Snapdragon 855 Plus and UFS 3.0 Storage Launched in China

Black Shark 2 Pro with Snapdragon 855 Plus and UFS 3.0 Storage Launched in China

In the recent past smartphone manufacturers like Xiaomi, Asus and others are offering gaming-centric smartphones by creating new lineups. The Black Shark 2 in March this year and the company is already out with yet another gaming smartphone. The Black Shark 2 Pro launched today and the new device comes with minor updates. The Black Shark 2 Pro is powered by Snapdragon 855 Plus and an updated design.