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November security update out for Pixel 3/2/1 and Nexus 6P/5X

The year is starting to wrap up quickly. We’re already into the month of November, and that means it’s time for another batch of Android security updates. Google has posted the security bulletins for Pixel/Nexus devices as well as Android as a whole. Like last month, the Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2, and Pixel […]

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CopperheadOS Disables Nexus Update Server due to Violations of their Licensing Agreement

CopperheadOS, the security and privacy focused variant of Android has ceased supporting its update server for Nexus devices, after competing firms flashed CopperheadOS on devices and sold them for profit. The update server for Nexus devices has been disabled until we can find a way forward from the ongoing license violations. It’s not okay to […]

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Google Camera NX Brings Motion Photo, Face Retouching, and more to the Nexus 5X/6P

The unofficial Google Camera HDR+ has proven popular for non-Pixel devices, as it improves image quality in many cases. However, it’s worth noting that HDR+ wasn’t actually launched with the Google Pixel – instead, it’s been a mainstay of Google Camera ever since the release of the Nexus 5 in 2013. The major change with […]

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How to get “Turn on WiFi Automatically” for the Nexus 5X/6P on Android Oreo

Android Oreo introduces a new feature that lets you turn on WiFi automatically when you’re near a “high-quality saved network,” like one from work or home. This feature can be found on the official builds of Android 8.0 for the Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL, but it is not available on the Google Nexus […]

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