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Here's How Your Apps Will Get Better Now That They Have to Target Oreo

6 days ago   |   By Wonder How To

Starting August 1, Google Play will require new app submissions to target at least Android 8.0 Oreo's API. On November 1, all updates to existing apps must also target the same API. While at first glance, this change may mean little to you, it will have a profound impact on Android. Now, your favorite apps will be getting better.
When an app is created, the developers choose a target API based on the different version of Android. The version they target dictates the tools available for creating the app. These tools include improvements to how background data is managed, how permissions...
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Google app 8.12 preps deprecating ‘Feed' widget, Podcasts episode search

Google app 8.12 preps deprecating ‘Feed' widget, Podcasts episode search

6 days ago   |   By 9to5Google

The latest beta version of the Google app is rolling out this afternoon after skipping a release last week. Version 8.12 details how the last remnant of Google Now will soon be killed, while there are minor tweaks to Podcasts and Lens.
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Amazon's Part Finder Helps You Shop For Nuts And Bolts

Amazon's Part Finder Helps You Shop For Nuts And Bolts

Things break down from time to time, such as screws becoming loose and falling out, nuts and bolts breaking off from furniture, and so on. If you're a handy person then chances... Read more ...

Google's Fuchsia OS team of 100+ members aim to replace Android and Chrome OS

Google's Fuchsia OS team of 100+ members aim to replace Android and Chrome OS

There have been persistent rumors surrounding Google's Fuchsia OS. The claims originally were that the OS was planned to replace Android. Then, it was going to unify Android... Read more ...

Instagram Now Shows When Your Friends Are Online

Instagram Now Shows When Your Friends Are Online

When using apps like Facebook Messenger or WhatsApp, seeing if your friends are online at the moment is important because then you know whether or not the person might reply... Read more ...

Xiaomi and Samsung each had 30% of the Indian smartphone market during the...

Xiaomi and Samsung each had 30% of the Indian smartphone market during the second quarter

The other day, we told you that Apple is struggling in the world's second largest smartphone market, which happens to be India. Today, a new report suggested that HTC is... Read more ...

Apple continues to expand the cast of its upcoming ‘Are You Sleeping?' drama

Apple continues to expand the cast of its upcoming ‘Are You Sleeping?' drama

Apple has added a handful of new stars to its upcoming thriller drama seres ‘Are You Sleeping?' based on the book of the same name. According to Deadline , Moon Bloodgood of... Read more ...

These are the winners of the 11th annual iPhone Photography Awards

These are the winners of the 11th annual iPhone Photography Awards

The annual iPhone Photography Awards have recognized the best images taken with the iPhone over the last 11 years, and now the winners of this year have been unveiled. As... Read more ...

Spider-Man edition PS4 Pro swings into San Diego Comic-Con

Spider-Man edition PS4 Pro swings into San Diego Comic-Con

To celebrate the impending launch of the PS4-exclusive Marvel's Spider-Man , Sony has announced a limited edition PlayStation 4 Pro bundle at this year's San Diego Comic-Con... Read more ...

Fortnite helps Xbox revenue jump 39% to $2.29 billion

Fortnite helps Xbox revenue jump 39% to $2.29 billion

The Xbox division helped Microsoft grow its bottom line during the fourth quarter of its fiscal 2018, the company revealed during its quarterly financial report. Revenue from... Read more ...

Gorgeous endless runner Alto's Odyssey lands on Android on July 26 and it's free

Gorgeous endless runner Alto's Odyssey lands on Android on July 26 and it's free

Great news if you're using an Android smartphone and you're into endless runner games, as developer Snowman has just announced their game, Alto's Odyssey will be released in... Read more ...

Nexon reveals Marvel Battle Lines mobile card game

Nexon reveals Marvel Battle Lines mobile card game

Nexon and Marvel Entertainment debuted the first gameplay trailer for Marvel Battle Lines, a new strategic card battle game featuring hundreds of iconic Marvel Super Heroes and... Read more ...