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Corbin Davenport / Android Police:
Amazon quietly announces Fire OS 6, based on Android Nougat 7.1.2; the OS will premiere on the 4K Fire TV   —  Amazon's fork of Android is known as Fire OS, and it ships on all of the company's tablets and TV devices.  The current version, Fire OS 5, is getting a bit long in the tooth …
Sep 29, 2017, 1:55 PMIn context
Genesis / Android Police:
Verizon discontinues its LTE-enabled Wear24 Android Wear smartwatch after just 4 months   —  Verizon announced its very own Android Wear smartwatch earlier this year, powered by its LTE network.  It started selling the Wear24 in May for $300 on contract and $350 without one.
Sep 25, 2017, 6:05 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Google will delete Android backups on Google Drive after two months of no device usage, even when the user is paying for storage   —  We're all here because we use and like Android, but maybe you've been a little curious and you're thinking of trying out the new iPhone X for a bit.
Sep 17, 2017, 1:05 PMIn context
Scott Scrivens / Android Police:
Google video and billboard suggest launch of next Pixel phone on October 4, the same day it unveiled the first Pixel phone last year   —  Rumors up to now have led us to believe the event to announce this year's Pixels phones would be on October 5th.  It made sense, being just a day after last year's keynote on October 4th.
Sep 14, 2017, 8:20 AMIn context
David Ruddock / Android Police:
Note8 review: great smartphone packed with features, but it's definitely too expensive, secondary telephoto camera disappoints, fingerprint scanning is subpar   —  A little under a year ago, I'd have said that there might not be a Galaxy Note8 at all.  Of course, I'd have been wrong.
Sep 5, 2017, 12:15 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Chrome team is experimenting with an option to permanently mute sound on specific websites   —  A lot of awful things can happen on the internet, but few are as terrible as landing on a website that automatically plays videos with sound.  Thankfully, this is something Google is addressing in a future update to Chrome.
Aug 25, 2017, 3:20 PMIn context
Richard Gao / Android Police:
Report: Google's next Pixel phones to be unveiled October 5, will be powered by the unannounced Qualcomm Snapdragon 836   —  We've been hearing about the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL for some time now, but there are two main things that we were unsure of: the processor(s) powering them and the release date.
Aug 24, 2017, 2:50 AMIn context
David Ruddock / Android Police:
Source: Google plans to launch a new Pixel-branded Chromebook and a mini version of the Google Home alongside new phones this fall   —  According to a source familiar with the company's plans, Google will launch not just two new Google Pixel phones at a hardware event this fall …
Aug 21, 2017, 4:42 PMIn context
Ryne Hager / Android Police:
Google will livestream official Android O launch on August 21st; teaser file name suggests it will be called Oreo   —  Today it has been revealed that Android O, the next major version of Google's operating system, will be “touching down” (and likely shown off) on August 21st at 2:40 PM ET via a livestreamed event from New York City.
Aug 18, 2017, 1:15 PMIn context
Jordan Palmer / Android Police:
Asus Tango-powered ZenFone AR review: good camera, nice screen, but annoyingly bad battery life and Tango disappoints with a pathetically small number of apps   —  Google has partnered with another manufacturer to produce a phone with Tango on board, for better or for worse.
Aug 18, 2017, 10:55 AMIn context

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