For several Android releases, Google has offered a Google Search widget that stretches across the full width of the screen. The Pixel Launch is different, instead using a small pill-shaped Google Search widget that sticks out the left side of the screen. That might change soon, though.
A redesigned Pixel Launcher was spotted on Google ... Read More »
We’ve long known when Google’s Nexus and Pixel devices will stop receiving Android version updates. While it sucks, the devices will remain functional. But most importantly, they will remain secure because Google will continue releasing security patches for them.
Today Google has announced when the last security patch will come to each of its current and past ... Read More »
After the Android 7.1.2 update, it seems that many users are experiencing problems with their fingerprint sensors. The sensor is no longer working to unlock the device or to register new fingerprints.
This problem is affecting the two Google Pixel phones as well as the Nexus 5X and ... Read More »
Google has offered to invest one trillion Korean Won (KRW) in LG Display in an effort to ensure a steady supply of OLED displays for its next Pixel smartphones. The offer equates to $880.29 million USD. Such a deal would further signify a significant change in Google’s attitude towards creating its own smartphones. ... Read More »
After a couple of beta releases, it looks like Google has deemed Android 7.1.2 ready for public consumption.
Google today posted the Android 7.1.2 factory images and OTA files for the Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel C, Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X, and ... Read More »
A new beta is out for Nexus and Pixel owners. You can now download the Android 7.1.2 beta 2 for the Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel C, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, ... Read More »
Google has confirmed there will be a Pixel 2 arriving this year and it will be a premium handset. Now, thanks to a new report from Android Police, we may know the codenames for not just one new Pixel smartphone, but two.
The first Pixel 2 codename is “Walleye,” and unfortunately, that’s ... Read More »
Have a Google Pixel? If so, there’s a new issue that you should be aware of.
Google has confirmed that some Pixels are affected by microphone issues. There are a couple of known causes of the mic problems, with the first being a hairline ... Read More »
The monthly security update for the month of March is here and is now rolling out for many Nexus and Pixel devices. A surprising amount of critical bugs were fixed this time around.
The update is rolling out for the Pixel, Pixel XL, Read More »
If you’ve been wondering whether or not Google is cooking up a sequel to last year’s Pixel smartphone, wonder no more.
Rick Osterloh, Google’s SVP of Hardware, has confirmed that a new Pixel smartphone is coming. In an interview with AndroidPIT, Osterloh ... Read More »