Android 8.0 To Feature New Notifications, App Icon Badges, Smart Text Selection Toolbar w/...

Android 8.0 O, the next major iteration of Google’s mobile OS, might not be that far away from its first developer preview, but thus far, apart from one collection of rumors including...

Google Now Launcher Will Soon Be Removed From The Play Store

HighlightsIt will also be removed from the Google Mobile Services used by OEMs The Pixel Launcher will be available only for Pixel devicesGoogle introduced its own app launcher in 2014...

Chrome 56 Enables HTML5 by Default for All Users, Marks Certain HTTP Sites as...

HighlightsPage reload behaviour changed with Chrome 56 update New reload behaviour claimed to be 28 percent faster Concerns raised about company's future update for browserGoogle has started rolling out Chrome...

Moto Z, Moto Z Force to Start Receiving Android 7.0 Nougat This Week

HighlightsMoto Z and Moto Z Force to receive Android N update Motorola says the update begins rolling out this week Both smartphone will become Google's Daydream-compatible devicesAfter the start of...

Open GApps Will Give the Option to Enable Google Assistant During Installation, Here’s How...

HighlightsOpen GApps made Assistant available to anyone with a build.prop tweak Users will now be prompted to enable the build.prop modification Google Assistant for GApps builds is currently an optional...

Google Maps Will Now Show You Real-Time Data About How Crowded Places Are!

HighlightsGoogle Maps and Search will get the new feature The real-time data shows how crowded a place is right now The new feature is not available at the moment in...

Google Allo Gets Hindi Assistant; Company Says the Highest Number of Allo App Users...

HighlightsAllo will show Hindi suggestions if it detects Hindi chats Users can say "Talk to me in Hindi" in Allo Google had in September had promised Hindi Assistant additionGoogle, as...

Google names best Android apps of 2016 in first Play Store Awards

The best apps category on the Google Play Store has been around for quite a while, but for a first time this year, Google has decided to take an Apple-like route...

Google Play Reportedly Testing ‘Feature Ratings’ for Various Aspects of Games

HighlightsSome users are reporting seeing Feature Ratings Circle on Google Play They let you assign different ratings for different aspects of a game The feature may or may not be...

Some Google Pixel, Pixel XL Users Report Interface Freezing Issues

HighlightsThis is not the first issue that Google Pixel users have faced For now, there's no clarity on when a fix will arrive Previous issues included problems with Bluetooth, LTE...