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Apps & OS, Mobile

Google Maps will show you if a place has room for social distancing and if it’s crowded

October 16, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Ever since the coronavirus pandemic took over the world, Google Maps has been adding helpful updates for its users. Back in June, for example, Maps got a feature showing the crowdedness of transit areas, and just recently it got a […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

Google Duo Screen Sharing will soon be available for Android

October 9, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Recently, Google has been gracing its Google Duo app with some useful features. Now, another communication feature is being rolled out to the app: screen sharing during video calls. Engadget reports that now Google has started rolling out the feature. […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

Here’s when your Nokia phone will receive Android 11

October 8, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

HMD Global is known for its fantastic software support and the company hopes to maintain that reputation now that Android 11 is available, as the official update roadmap for Nokia phones confirms. Android 11 for Nokia phones: The Official Roadmap […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

Samsung Bixby Vision to be discontinued at the end of October

October 7, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Samsung has been pushing lots of extra features to Bixby, its digital assistant, and a direct competitor to Google Assistant. Unfortunately, not many of these features found an audience among Galaxy users, so Samsung has decided to discontinue some of […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

Samsung Galaxy S20 series starts getting One UI 3.0 beta update

October 6, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Samsung confirmed last week plans to update its Galaxy S20 series with One UI 3.0, and that a beta version of the new software update will be available on very soon. True to its promise, the South Korean company kicked […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

Google Play Pass arrives in 24 new countries

October 2, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Google Play Pass was off to a bumpy start when the service launched last year. Many saw it as a lazy response to Apple Arcade and criticized it for its lack of exclusive titles. Nevertheless, Google seems keen to keep […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

Google Maps’ coolest new feature becomes more useful to Android and iOS users

October 1, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Last year, Google Maps tested a beta version of what it calls AR Live Mode that uses augmented reality to layer the Maps UI over a real-time image from your phone’s front-facing camera. The result is navigation for those-perhaps yourself-who […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

Google Phone app to get Caller ID announcement and a couple of new features soon

September 30, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Earlier this month, Google released the Phone app for download to devices that were not part of the Google Pixel series. Neowin reports that now Google is working on additional features to improve the user experience on the dialer app. […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

Firefox for Android to get some useful extensions soon

September 30, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

After Firefox for Android received a major redesign one month earlier, now Mozilla is working on improving the user experience on the mobile browser even more. SlashGear reports that the company is now going to add some welcome browser extensions, […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

Spotify, Epic, and others join coalition to change Apple’s App Store practices

September 24, 2020

Via: Mashable

A number of companies have formed a non-profit organization with the goal of forcing Apple to change its App Store practices. The founding members include Spotify and Epic Games — both of which have been very vocal about Apple’s “unfair” […]