Sony adds the Xperia XZs to its Open Device Program

Sony has added yet another handset to its Open Device Program. This time it’s the  Xperia XZs.   With older brother the Xperia XZ and the X Performance currently on the list, it was just a matter of time before the newer...

Samsung Galaxy S8+ review: the best plus-sized screen you can buy

A massive, beautiful 6.2in QHD+ ‘infinity’ screen, long battery life, powerful performance and future-proofed technology all make for a formidable package Having hit a home run with the smaller Galaxy S8, is Samsung’s Galaxy S8+ the bigger-screen...

Google forced to open up Android to rival search engines in Russia

The £6.2m settlement sets new precedent for pre-installation of third-party apps and search engines, including Russia’s Yandex Google has been forced to open up Android to rival search engines and applications in Russia, after settling a...

Android Wear users, Google wants your own help for some of its studies

Google produced a brief announcement yesterday in the product forums that it’s searching for Android Wear users to participate in research studies. This will allow the company to get direct opinions on the Wear platform, which can...

Samsung Galaxy S8 review: the future of smartphones

Korean firm’s infinity display pushes smartphone design forward, and its new device is packed with the latest technology encased in a metal and glass shell Following the Note 7 debacle, Samsung really needs a home run to keep its lead in the...

Huawei P10 review: a good but not groundbreaking phone

It might be a little off the pace but with great performance, excellent camera and good fingerprint sensor, the P10 is the Chinese firm’s best phone to date Huawei hopes that its latest flagship smartphone, the P10, will help secure it as...

HTC U flagship with Advantage Sense is launching on May 16

The HTC U will be powered by a Snapdragon 835. We’ve seen several leakages of the HTC U within recent weeks detailing the particular Taiwanese manufacturer’s upcoming range topping. HTC has now confirmed that it will unveil...

Android O feature spotlight: Applications can no longer draw on top of program UI

Android has long allowed designers to draw on top of various other apps and the system URINARY INCONTINENCE. This is how Twilight adjusts the color of the display, and additional apps that overlay matters on your status bar. A big change...

The particular NVIDIA Shield TV is the best thing that ever happened to PC gaming

As if we all needed another reason to get a Protect TV. The NVIDIA Shield TV is one of our favorite Android devices of all time. A minimum of it’s one of my preferred Android devices of all time. It is the best Android TV container,...

[Update: Notification Channels] Android O function spotlight: Android tells you in the event that an app is exhibiting a screen overlay

Update  1: 2017/03/31 eleven: 27am PDT Notifications Being able to operate apps that draw on top of other apps is a powerful feature of Android. Apps like Twilight take advantage of that to add a filter towards the display, but...