New useful feature being tested for Android version of Google Maps
Google is apparently testing the inclusion of traffic lights on Google Maps. The icons are small but get bigger while the user is navigating. This is a feature already found on Apple Maps.
The cheapest Nokia smartphone is now eligible for Android 10 Go Edition upgrade
The latest Nokia smartphone to receive the highly-anticipated Android 10 update is also the cheapest launched by HMD Global – Nokia 1.
Samsung Galaxy A51 and A71 latest updates add Galaxy S20 features
Two of Samsung's most recent mid-range smartphones that are also available in the United States, the Galaxy A51 and A71 have just received important updates that add several Galaxy S20 features.
It's that time of the month; Google releases July Android Security Update
Google released the July Android Security Update today with no functional patches for the 2017-2019 Pixel handsets. The update patches seven bugs ranging from high to critical.
Recent iOS updates have a nasty side effect
Complaints from Apple iPhone users after iOS 13.5 and iOS 13.5.1 were disseminated reveal that the updates are draining the batteries after the installation of the software.
LinkedIn, Reddit, Google News and other apps caught spying on iPhone users' clipboards
Besides TikTok, the new notification feature in iOS 14 that catches clipboard snoopers red-handed has found that other apps like LinkedIn and Reddit also copied an iPhone user's clipboard.
Waze has hidden a secret Mood emoticon; here's how you can get it to appear on your phone
Waze has added new Mood emoticons that show other members of the app's community what your mood is at the exact moment. There is also a hidden emoticon that you can enable.
Samsung Galaxy A10e and A20 are getting Android 10 updates on Verizon
Verizon has just confirmed that both Samsung Galaxy A10e and A20 are now eligible for Android 10 updates.
Two more Samsung tablets are getting Android 10 updates
We're happy to report that two more tablets join Samsung's ever-growing portfolio of Android 10 tablets: Galaxy Tab 10.1 and Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2019).
Tipster says desktop experience could be coming to the Apple iPhone
A Twitter tipster disseminated a tweet stating that Apple has built iPhone prototypes that can run macOS. The tipster also mentions a dual-boot system where an iPhone could boot both iOS and macOS.
Apple Watch is becoming more useful to those worried about getting or having COVID-19
Apple is trying to add to the Apple Watch's legendary live-saving features by making the wearable more useful to those worried about contracting the coronavirus and whether they might have it.
T-Mobile starts rolling out Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Android 10 update
Just heads up that T-Mobile is now rolling out Android 10 for Samsung Galaxy Tab S6, more than two months after Verizon pushed out the update.
Google kills password, encryption protected safe folder
Google has apparently killed a feature found in the Files by Google app called safe locker that would have provided Android users with a password protected safe place to store data.
Apple nailed iOS 14, but the Feds are on its App Store monopoly that breaks Netflix
Ever wondered why some iOS apps black out on you when you try to do a simple purchase? Netflix, for instance, gives you the infamous "Trying to join Netflix? You can’t sign up for Netflix in the app. We know it’s a hassle." warning. Ditto for Spotify, Amazon Prime Video, and a myriad of other apps and services that are trying to avoid the App Store's 30% or 15% cut from their revenue.
Apple's iOS 14 beta reveals that TikTok and other apps are spying on iPhone users
TikTok, which promised to stop spying on iPhone users' clipboards back in March, is still accessing this information according to iOS 14 which warns users when their clipboard is being spied on.
With this new Android feature, you might decide not to answer the phone
Google has added a feature to the Phone app that will show whether a call from a business is verified and what the reason is for the call. This will allow an Android user to make an informed decision about answering a call.
T-Mobile spreads the Android 10 love for the mid-range LG Stylo 5
The 2019-released LG Stylo 5 is reportedly receiving an official Android 10 update on its third US carrier, with T-Mobile following in the footsteps of Verizon and... Metro by T-Mobile.
Samsung Galaxy S20 series July update brings some camera improvements too
Samsung Galaxy S20 owners, your monthly security update is here, but this time you'll be getting some extra features and improvements courtesy to the South Korean company.
Safari 14 will bring biometric login to websites on iPhone and Mac
Apple introduced support for Web Authentication API for Safari 14 on iOS and Mac. Websites will now have the ability to use an Apple device’s built-in authentication systems for quicker, easier logins.
Who says that there's no God; LG Stylo 5 is updated to Android 10
The LG Stylus 5 is being updated to Android 10 as Verizon and MetroPCS subscribers report receiving the operating system which includes gesture navigation and a system-wide Dark mode.
Major Google Photos update adds the most requested feature for the app
Google Photos is getting makeover to its iOS and Android apps starting today. The idea is to make it easier to refresh your memories and a map view will help you find certain photos and videos.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 owners are in for a nice surprise
Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 LTE is now getting the Android 10 update in France.
Apple finally approves update for premium email app "Hey"
Apple yesterday announced new rules for dealing with app developers and agreed to approve an update for premium email app "Hey" while the developer figures out a way for Apple to collect its 30% cut of in-app subscriptions.
iOS 14 hidden features: Back Tap, Sound Recognition
iOS 14 arrived with a bang and apart from all the new features that Apple showed during WWDC2020, there are some hidden gems, unearthed by vigilant users.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e starts getting Android 10
The update improves Dark Mode with darkened wallpapers, widgets and alarms, brings new animation transitions, and also enhances gesture navigation
App clips, coming with iOS 14, open a small part of an app needed at a specific moment
Apple introduced App clips during WWDC today. An App clip is a small part of an app that is opened on demand and features only that part of an app that is needed at the moment.
Search app might show preview of Google Maps Dark Mode
Even though Google Maps has yet to receive a Dark Mode makeover, the navigation screen turns dark after sunset or when using Google Search. The latter could be a preview of what Dark Mode will look like on the app.
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Which iPads will support iPadOS 14? What are the new features?
Messages in iOS 14 gets mentions in group chats, pinned conversations
The Messages app in iOS 14 is getting several handy features: mentions in group chats, pinned conversations, new Memoji styles, better notification management, and more.
featured iOS 14 is official – All the new features
Apple has made iOS 14 official at WWDC 2020. The latest installment in Apple's smartphone operating system comes with a plethora of upgrades and quality-of-life improvements, some of which users have been waiting for for years.
Apple just announced... an app drawer and widgets for iOS 14!
The unthinkable has happened! iOS 14 will feature... an app drawer and actual widgets?
Samsung Galaxy A51 major update adds One 2.1 UI camera features
One of the many Samsung mid-range Android smartphones, the Galaxy A51 is getting a major update that adds a missing One UI 2.1 feature.
WWDC 2020 might not be that exciting after all
According to a new report, Apple is not going to launch any device during the event.
Motorola rolling out Android 10 update to the Moto G7 Play
Motorola has already kicked off the Moto G7 Play Android 10 rollout, but it's only available to a limited number of users.
Get access to new features for your OnePlus 8 5G series phone months in advance; here's how!
OnePlus is looking for 250 OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro users willing to risk an unstable OS build in return for early access to features that could be weeks and months away from being made available to all.
Here's which Huawei and Honor devices will receive EMUI 10.1/Magic UI 3.1
Huawei and Honor have announced which smartphones and tablets will be receiving their EMUI 10.1 and Magic UI 3.1 software updates and when.
Zoom changes its mind giving a big win to its non-paying subscribers
Zoom has changed its mind and will offer end-to-end encryption for its basic/free subscribers. Previously the company promised E2EE for its premium paying subscribers only.
Google releases bug exterminator for Pixels running Android 11
Google released Android 11 beta 1.5 to exterminate some bugs that surfaced after the first Android 11 beta was released last week. The next beta update isn't due until next month.
Major update makes Facebook Portal more useful than ever
A new update is now rolling out to Portal devices that add new functionality and a handful of improvements that make it more useful than ever.
Samsung's Galaxy S9 and S9+ get their first taste of the major One UI 2.1 update
Shortly after the Galaxy Note 9, Samsung's even older Galaxy S9 and S9+ are officially receiving One UI 2.1, which is probably their last ever major software update.