Tag Archives: Android

Android Wear 2.8 Update Rolling Out with System-Wide Black Theme

Android Wear devices have small batteries, and software optimization makes all the difference when it comes to power conservation. AMOLED screens are one way some Android Wear OEMs boost battery life: Because AMOLED displays display black by switching off individual pixels, black backgrounds and watch faces save power. That’s one of the reasons why Android […]

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Xposed Installer v3.15 & Xposed Framework v90-beta2 are out with Android Oreo Fixes and Optimizations

It may have taken XDA Senior Recognized Developer rovo89 a while to get Xposed Framework working on Android Nougat, but that wasn’t the case with Android Oreo. Three months after Xposed was released for Nougat, the first beta version of the framework for Android 8.0 and Android 8.1 Oreo was released. Today, the Xposed Installer—the Xposed Framework’s frontend […]

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WhatsApp Beta for Android Now Allows Users to Switch from Voice to Video Call

At one time, WhatsApp was strictly an instant messenger. But the app’s become a powerful communications platform, with over 1 billion people using it every day. It supports voice and video, and starting this week, WhatsApp’s enabling a new feature in the latest Android beta version that lets users switch between voice and video during an […]

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Dell Mobile Connect Syncs Android and iOS Devices With Dell PCs

Applications that unify smartphones and desktops seem to be an emerging trend at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show. Razer unveiled Project Linda, a laptop dock for the Razer Phone. And Dell took the wraps off Dell Mobile Connect, an application that allows any device running Android 5.0/iOS 10 or newer to sync with a PC and […]

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