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Apps & OS, Mobile

Your Android device becomes a mini-Xbox on Sept. 15

August 4, 2020

Via: Mashable

Microsoft’s long-hyped entry into the realm of cloud gaming is coming on Sept. 15, starting with Android devices. In practical terms, that means Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers will be able to play more than 100 games on their Android […]


Apps & OS, Computing, Mobile, Software & Applications

Google Open-Sources AI for Mapping Natural Language to Mobile UI Actions

July 28, 2020

Via: InfoQ

Google has open-sourced their AI model for converting sequences of natural language instructions to actions in a mobile device UI. The model is based on the Transformer deep-learning architecture and achieves 70% accuracy on a new benchmark dataset created for […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

Android 11 R does have an internal dessert name and a new update

July 24, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Google surprised Android aficionados last year by dropping the naming scheme that uses dessert names to mark the release of the latest major build of Android. And this was done in alphabetical order. This practice started with Android 1.5 which […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

Latest iOS 14 beta offers more evidence of a 5.4-inch iPhone

July 23, 2020

Via: The Verge

iOS 14’s third beta contains more evidence that Apple has an iPhone with a 5.4-inch display on the way, 9to5Mac reports. The reasoning is a little complicated, so bear with us. 9to5Mac is basing its hunch on iOS’s Display Zoom […]


Apps & OS, Mobile, Smartphones

Google to raise the RAM requirements for Android, make Android GO mandatory if a phone doesn’t meet them

July 22, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

There’s a class of ultra-budget devices that you might not be familiar with (since they’re not very popular in the States) that run a special version of Android called Android Go. Android Go comes with lighter and less demanding versions […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

New Chrome feature being tested for Android can save battery life and data

July 20, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Google is testing a new feature for the Chrome browser app on Android. According to 9to5Google, a “download later” feature will allow Chrome users to schedule downloads on the mobile browser. All the user needs to do is select the […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

Facebook Messenger now lets you share your screen on mobile devices

July 17, 2020

Via: The Verge

Facebook has enabled its screen-sharing feature for Messenger on mobile devices, allowing you to share your phone or tablet screen when calling a friend one on one, in a group chat, or while taking part in even larger conversations via […]


Apps & OS, Computing, Mobile, Software & Applications

Gmail is integrating Google Chat, Rooms, and Meet to take on Microsoft and Slack

July 15, 2020

Via: The Verge

True to Google’s penchant for just announcing things right after they’ve leaked, the company has unveiled a grand redesign of Gmail for G Suite business users ahead of next week’s Google Cloud conference. The app isn’t so much “Gmail” anymore […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

How to download and install iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 beta, from iPhone 6s to iPad Pro 2020

July 15, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

If you haven’t yet been seduced by the next iOS 14 or iPadOS 14 versions, it’s high time you give it a go, as the public betas are already out, bringing resizable widgets, gestures and other goods to your iPhone. […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

How to scan QR codes and barcodes on iPhone and Android

July 15, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Have you ever found yourself in a situation where you need to scan a QR code, only to realize that you don’t have a special app installed on your phone? Downloading it on the spot wouldn’t be that big of […]