Tag Archives: Android

Arris Brings Android TV to 3 New UHD HDR Set-Top Boxes

We don’t generally read too much new information about Android TV these days. The operating system is being embedded in a number of new smart TVs all the time though, it’s just that there hasn’t been much innovation made in the field. This may change soon with three new products and a new professional service […]

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Google Pixel 2’s Always On Ambient Display can be Enabled Right Now on your Android Oreo ROM

The latest update to Google’s Android, the tasty Android Oreo, has a lot to offer to users. From integrating password managers with the new Autofill API to more lower level changes such as Project Treble, this next update has understandable excited many users on our forums. But sometimes, Google likes to withhold certain features from the […]

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Android Distribution Numbers for September Shows Nougat is Up, Everything Else is Down

Google has a habit of releasing the Android distribution numbers right after they start rolling out the monthly security update for supported Nexus and Pixel devices. The company did publish their security bulletin details earlier in the month, but it wasn’t until today that we started to see the OTA updates reach consumers. So now […]

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Android Oreo Adds Support for WiFi Passpoint, But Makes it Optional for OEMs

WiFi Passpoint, launched in 2012 by the WiFi Alliance, is an industry-wide solution to streamline network access to hotspots. It seeks to eliminate the need for users to find and authenticate a network each time they connect to it. In networks that do not support Passpoint, users need to search for and choose a network […]

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