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Google mistakenly teases Android 11 before taking down preview page

As you’d expect, the company quickly ‘fixed’ its mistake.

What you need to know The Android Developer Preview website was the subject of much curiosity earlier today. The page made several references to Android 11, fueling rumors of an impending Developer Preview for the next version of Android. The page was quickly taken down, though, with all mentions of Android 11 expunged.

Is a new Android Developer Preview afoot? Google’s website dedicated to Android previews certainly seemed  [Read More…]

PS5 landing page pops up on PlayStation’s website

Sony is preparing its websites for the PlayStation 5.

What you need to know The PlayStation 5 is expected to release holiday 2020. Sony has yet to fully reveal it. A landing page for the PS5 has popped up on PlayStation’s official website.

It looks like a landing page for the PS5 has popped up on PlayStation’s official website. Twitter user Alcoholikaust, who also posted images of the PS5 dev kit, posted a screenshot of PlayStation Germany’s  [Read More…]

Gboard will take a page from Gmail, and complete your sentences for you

It works like Smart Compose on Gmail.

What you need to know App reverse-engineer Jane Manchun Wong discovered the feature. Gboard will use machine learning to predict the rest of your sentence. The functionality was first introduced in Gmail as Smart Compose.

First introduced on Gmail for the web more than a year ago, Google’s AI-powered tech to read your mind and put your thoughts to (digital) paper is now making its way to the company’s Android  [Read More…]

Pixel 4 pre-order page leaked on Best Buy Canada’s website

The page showed a spec comparison between the Pixel 4 and 4 XL.

What you need to know Google is set to launch the Pixel 4 and 4 XL on October 15. Best Buy put up the pre-order page for the new smartphones a few days too early. It reveals all the phones’ major specifications and features.

Continuing in the grand tradition of Google smartphones being leaked to the moon and back before launch, Best Buy Canada  [Read More…]

Google Maps dark mode teased on the Android Instagram page

It’s been a long time coming, but it looks like dark mode for all apps is nearly upon us.

What you need to know Dark mode will automatically change the app theme when enabled in Android 10. Google Maps is getting a new dark mode that’s darker than the current night mode. Chrome dark mode could be finalized soon, if this teaser is any indication.

This week has seen a slew of updates that finally enable dark  [Read More…]

Google Assistant gets new ‘Your people’ page to add contact relationships

The feature enables Assistant to help you share and keep in touch with the important people in your life.

What you need to know Google Assistant’s ‘Your People’ feature has been revamped in the latest stable and beta releases of the Google app. The simpler interface lets you easily view and manage members in your Google family group. Previously, users could establish connections in the “Your People” section only by using their voice.

Google has revamped the  [Read More…]

T-Mobile is now adding bloatware to the Google Discover page

Available first on the new REVVLRY and REVVLRY+.

What you need to know T-Mobile’s new REVVLRY phones now come with T-Mobile Play. T-Mobile Play is integrated in the Google Discover page. It’s a hub for on-demand videos from FOX Sports, Family Feud, and others.

T-Mobile’s REVVLRY and REVVLRY+ phones are available for purchase starting today, and while they’re bound to be solid handsets considering they’re essentially just rebrands of the Moto G7 Play and Moto G7, it’s  [Read More…]

Google’s search results page is getting a tiny splash of color

Google starts rolling out Material Theme icons next to search filter categories.

What you need to know Google is adding icons next to search filter categories on the desktop. The icons add a splash of color to the search results page. The feature is rolling out to all users.

Earlier this year, Google started testing Material Theme icons next to the Search menu filters. The feature is now being rolled out to all desktop users starting today.

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OnePlus ‘all set’ to launch the OnePlus 6 in India, Amazon’s ‘Notify Me’ page going live today

We don’t have a launch date yet, but the OnePlus 6 listing is going up on Amazon India later today.

After weeks of rumors, leaks, and teasers, it looks like we’re finally close to the launch of the OnePlus 6. The company has sent out a media note stating that it is “all set” to launch the OnePlus 6 in India “soon,” with the phone’s listing set to go live on Amazon India later tonight (at 00:00  [Read More…]