Google Aims to Make Android Apps Work Better Across Devices With New Cross-Device SDK

Google has introduced a new cross-device software development kit (SDK), which it claims will allow Android apps to communicate better between different device types. While Google’s current aim is to get developers into adopting the new SDK in their apps for cross-communication between Android devices, the next step is to move to non-Android phones, tablets, … Read more

Google Pixel 6a, Pixel 4a Receiving Android 13 Software Update in India

After announcing the rollout of Android 13 for its Pixel devices on August 15, Google has finally started pushing out software updates for its Pixel smartphones in India. The updates bring plenty of new features and performance improvements along with some visual updates as well. Google currently only sells the Pixel 6a and the Pixel … Read more

Google Rolling Out Big Update for Camera App on Wear OS; Android App Also Gets Updated: Report

Google has reportedly started rolling out updates for its Camera apps on both Android and Wear OS. The Google Camera app for Pixel devices gets minor updates, but the Wear OS app, which basically functions like a remote control for Pixel owners, gets some big updates and a complete redesign from the previous version. The … Read more

OnePlus 10T 5G Gets New Software Update With Optimisations for Fingerprint Reader, Software, and Cameras

The recently announced OnePlus 10T 5G has been available for purchase since August 6, but OnePlus has been working on fixing as many bugs as possible, with its first software update arriving shortly after on August 10. A week later, and there’s now a bigger software update that crushes more bugs, adds optimisations and improves … Read more

Google Pixel Owners May See an Android 12 Update Before Upgrading to Android 13

With the availability of Android 13, Google finally announced that the software rollout for its Pixel smartphones has commenced, starting Monday. The update is expected to be rolling out gradually to a long list of supported Pixel smartphones, which includes the Pixel 4 XL model all the way down to the recently launched Tensor-powered Pixel … Read more

Google Pixel 6a’s Camouflage Tool in Photos App Now Available on Pixel 6, Pixel 6 Pro

After showcasing the Magic Eraser tool with the Pixel 6 and 6 Pro, Google recently introduced a new Camouflage tool with its Pixel 6a smartphone, which also makes use of the same Tensor processor. In an earlier report it was made official that the new tool would make its way to the Pixel 6 and … Read more

iOS 16 Beta 5 Brings Back Battery Percentage, Adds ‘Copy and Delete’ Option for Sharing Screenshots: Report

Apple has just released its iOS 16 developer beta 5 and it brings a much-awaited battery percentage to the battery icon in the status bar. The battery percentage feature was removed after the launch of Apple’s iPhone X smartphone, which also introduced the large display notch (that houses the hardware needed for Apple’s Face ID … Read more

Google Pixel 6, Pixel 6 Pro, and Pixel 6a Receiving New Update to Fix GPS Related Bug

Google is currently rolling out a new bug fix update for the Pixel 6 series and the Pixel 6a. The additional update aims to fix a GPS related bug on the Pixel 6, Pixel 6 Pro, and Pixel 6a smartphones and is not to be confused with the upcoming August 2022 update, which is scheduled … Read more

Samsung Repair Mode Announced, Claims to Protect User’s Personal Data When Visiting Service Centres

Heading to a smartphone centre to service or repair your smartphone isn’t easy especially when a user’s personal data is still in it, while it is being serviced. Samsung is out to make things easier for users of its Galaxy smartphones with an interesting new feature to its devices called Repair Mode. Simply put, Repair … Read more

Apple’s New iOS 16 Developer Beta Curtails Feature to Retract and Edit Messages; Introduces Edit History

Ever since its announcement at WWDC 2022, Apple has been working hard to optimise the upcoming version of iOS and these efforts could be seen in the updated developer betas of iOS 16, iPadOS 16 and macOS Ventura, the next generation of operating systems for iPhones, iPads and Mac computers, respectively. The Cupertino firm only … Read more