Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Using Android Architecture Components: Lifecycles and SQLite made easy

Before Google I/O 2017, Google avoided recommending any particular architecture for Android development. You could use Model View Presenter (MVP), Model View Controller (MVC), Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM), some other pattern, or even...

Here’s a list of devices that work with Home

Google Home is getting smarter with each new update, but while Google Assistant continues to impress on its own, a Google Home device only truly comes to life when it has...

Huawei Mate 10 Pro now on sale at Vodafone UK; first 1,000 orders get...

Huawei's latest flagship is now available from Vodafone UK. The Huawei Mate 10 Pro is now up for sale from Vodafone UK. You'll be able to pick up the handset for £46...

Nvidia’s Black Friday sale slashes 50 to 75 percent off Shield games

Black Friday might not be for another few days, but Nvidia wanted to kick things off a bit early by dramatically slashing the prices for Shield titles available through the Play...

Graduating class: Nexus – Pixel – Android One – Android Go

When Google abandoned the Nexus program a lot of its die-hard fans wanted to know why. Even when the Pixel series first emerged, many of us were still scratching our heads....

Sony Xperia XZ and XZs now being updated to Android 8.0 Oreo

Oreo should also soon be available for the Xperia X Performance. Sony's Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact are two of the company's best phones in quite some time, and when they were...

Proof that LG can build a grown-up phone, mostly

For years, LG's smartphones have always seemed to trail Samsung's in some crucial ways. Being direct rivals hailing from the same country, this must rub LG the wrong way. Samsung's OLED...

Google serves ‘Android Burger’ for lunch in company cafeteria, stays true to its emoji...

Last week, a tweet from a Danish media analyst contrasting Google and Apple's hamburger emoji designs set the internet ablaze. Google's take on the emoji, which places the cheese below the...

Google served a hamburger with cheese on the bottom to its employees

Cheese-gate Towards the end of last month, one Twitter user discovered something deeply troubling – Google's emoji for a hamburger on Android has cheese underneath the patty on the very bottom. As...

Release date, specs, price & features rumor roundup

With the OnePlus 5 no longer available and whispers about a follow-up getting louder and louder, we’re now turning our eyes to the rumored OnePlus 5T. While OnePlus only released one flagship...