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Watch YouTube Videos Without Ads for Free With This Android App – Lifehacker

Android: If you’re tired of suffering through annoying YouTube ads, the company’s YouTube Red subscription is a solid option. Unfortunately, it’s only available in a small handful of countries. If you don’t have access to the service (or you don’t feel like paying $10 per month), there’s another ad-free YouTube …

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Brightswitch review: This light switch plus Android smartphone adds up to a mess – TechHive

Manufacturers are insistent that light switches and smartphones should converge, and who can blame them? Star Trek-like touchscreens in every room could turn the humble switch into a do-everything vision of the future. Alas, like the Wink Relay before it, Brightswitch is not the product that will get us there. …

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Android Oreo is Rolling Out to the Galaxy Note 8 – Lifehacker

Image: Samsung The Android Oreo update has (finally!) started rolling out to the Galaxy Note 8. If you purchased your Note 8 from a carrier, then when you receive the update will depend on them, not Samsung. So far, users of both AT&T and Verizon have started to see the …

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Why The Best Android Phones Of 2018 Will Not Be Available In The US – Forbes

Forbes Why The Best Android Phones Of 2018 Will Not Be Available In The USForbesJean Baptiste Su , Contributor Vice-President and Principal Analyst at Atherton Research Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Tweet This. Huawei has still plenty of room to grow worldwide and could well surpass Apple …

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HOW TO: Making use of your Android phone's split-screen feature – Android Community

When Android Nougat rolled out, a lot of people were happy that Android finally had a native split-screen mode they are able to use. Before Nougat, the split-screen feature was only available natively to Samsung flagships and a few other phones. Google finally fixed that with Android 7.0. Fast forward …

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Android Circuit: Samsung's Risky Note 9 Gamble, Secret Galaxy S9 Revealed, OnePlus 6 Leak Confirmed – Forbes

Forbes Android Circuit: Samsung’s Risky Note 9 Gamble, Secret Galaxy S9 Revealed, OnePlus 6 Leak ConfirmedForbesTaking a look back at seven days of news and headlines across the world of Android, this week’s Android Circuit includes the latest Galaxy Note 9 details, a surprise Galaxy S9 appears in India, OnePlus …

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WhatsApp for Android Now Lets You Notify Contacts About Your New Number – NDTV

The improved WhatsApp Change Number feature is expected to come to iPhones and Windows Phone devices soon WhatsApp is now making it easier to let you notify particular contacts about you having changed your phone number. This new WhatsApp feature is already rolling out to the latest Android beta version (2.18.97) of …

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Most new Android phones this year are iPhone X clones, but this app will de-notch them for free – BGR

Ahh, the notch. If there’s one trend that defines the current era of smartphone design, it’s Apple’s notch on the iPhone X. Apple wasn’t the first company to cut a chunk out of the top of a smartphone display, of course. But now that it has, Android phone makers around …

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Even Google Can't Decide Whether The Android Brand Matters – Fast Company

“Google is Slowly Killing The Android Brand,” declared the headline in a piece from Gizmodo Australia, which also noted that Google rebranded its Android Pay service as Google Pay a month earlier, and that Google’s Pixel 2 web page only mentions Android in fine print at the bottom. The Verge …

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Chrome OS 67 shows off an Android P-like quick settings as Google tests P for Chromebooks – 9to5Google

Google has done a lot in recent months to streamline the experience on Chrome OS for Android apps, and that means making the desktop OS more like Android itself. Now, it seems one of Android P’s biggest redesigns is going to be making its way to Chrome OS… The best …

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