Google I/O 2015: Android M to bring back granular app permissions control

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Google I/O 2015: Android M to bring back granular app permissions control

Google's I/O 2015 is all set to kick off at 9.30PM tonight and the company is highly anticipated to unveil the next version of Android.  However just ahead of the big unveil, Android Police has leaked images that indicate Android M is bringing back granular app permission control, a feature that disappeared after KitKat was released. More →
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iOS 9 to bring Force Touch to Apple iPhone 6s, new keyboard interface and iMessage enhancements: Report

By on May 27, 2015 at 12:35 PM.

iOS 9 to bring Force Touch to Apple iPhone 6s, new keyboard interface and iMessage enhancements: Report

Apple’s next-generation operating systems, for both mobile devices and PCs, is reportedly going to have a strong focus on zapping bugs and improving stability. It will improve iOS stability for older iPads and iPhones, and will also bring a new font UI across systems. Now,9to5Mac is reporting that iOS 9 is not just bringing Force Touch technology to the iPhone 6s, but also a much-needed new keyboard and some enhancements to iMessage. More →
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Android M to solve two of the biggest problems plaguing smartphones

By on May 26, 2015 at 5:10 PM.

Android M to solve two of the biggest problems plaguing smartphones

The big Android M unveiling is likely to take place at Google's I/O 2015 conference in San Francisco on Thursday. We have been hearing a number of rumors and the latest one suggests that the new operating system ill focus majorly on battery and RAM optimization rather than adding big ticket features. This has been one of the biggest pain points of Android users and it looks like Android M would address it. More →
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Xiaomi Mi 4i new OTA update MIUI v6.5.5.0 begins rolling out to all users to fix overheating problems

By on May 26, 2015 at 11:57 AM.

Xiaomi Mi 4i new OTA update MIUI v6.5.5.0 begins rolling out to all users to fix overheating problems

In an attempt to rebuild the faith in its Mi 4i, Xiaomi has now started rolling out the MIUI version 6.5.5.0 update for all its Mi 4i users. This comes after the company received numerous complaints of overheating . The company tried to fix this glitch last week, but users then complained that the smartphone showed a new software error - this time related to the power button. Xiaomi then stopped seeding that update, and VP Hugo Barra has just announced that the new version has begun rolling out via OTA glitch, and comes with many bug fixes and optimizations. More →
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Android M is reportedly being called as Macadamia Nut Cookie inside Google

By on May 25, 2015 at 5:25 PM.

Android M is reportedly being called as Macadamia Nut Cookie inside Google

Android M is going to be unveiled later this week, and the entire tech industry is busy trying to speculate the big looming question - What will Google call its next version? Names and theories have been floating around the web, and we put our thoughts out too, but now we have the dope from inside Googleplex. According to AndroidSpin, the internal name for Android M is 'MNC', acronym for Macadamia Nut Cookie. More →
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Meet Brillo: Google’s new operating system coming at I/O 2015 later this week

By on May 25, 2015 at 1:20 PM.

Meet Brillo: Google’s new operating system coming at I/O 2015 later this week

Google is reportedly working on a new operating system called Brillo, and is all set to take the wraps off it at the I/O conference in San Francisco on May 28. The Information reports that the new OS will be launched under the Android brand, and will run on low power devices with 32MB or 64MB of RAM. More →
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Android M could introduce ‘fingerprint lock’ option for individual apps: Report

By on May 22, 2015 at 12:33 PM.

Android M could introduce ‘fingerprint lock’ option for individual apps: Report

Google’s I/O 2015 annual developer conference takes place next week, and the company is rumored to unveil the next Android version at the event.  Apart from Android M reportedly bringing more privacy controls, the new version may also including native fingerprint authentication for apps. More →
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Android Wear 5.1.1 update rolling out now, brings Wi-Fi support and wrist gesture controls

By on May 20, 2015 at 4:27 PM.

Android Wear 5.1.1 update rolling out now, brings Wi-Fi support and wrist gesture controls

Google has announced on its product forums page, that it is rolling out Android Wear 5.1.1 update to all compatible smartwatches. The update brings along bug fixes, and features like wrist gestures, always-on apps and even Wi-Fi support to select devices. More →
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Cyanogen to open office in India, will hire at least 50 employees: Report

By on May 20, 2015 at 1:52 PM.

Cyanogen to open office in India, will hire at least 50 employees: Report

Realizing the potential in the Indian market for its custom OS, Cyanogen is looking to open an office in Bengaluru or Delhi in the next three months. The company plans to hire as many as 50 people by the year end, who will work in the 'product' segment. More →
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