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The USA wants everyone else to stop using Huawei devices

After the US banned Huawei from supplying equipment in the country and then prohibited the use of Huawei and ZTE devices by government officials, Uncle Sam is now…

Xiaomi, Vivo, Oppo, Others to Use Qualcomm 5G Modem With First Devices Coming in 2019

HIGHLIGHTS 5G smartphones are expected from several OEMs in 2019 Trials with network operators will begin later this year Speed demonstrations will be given at this year’s MWC…

iTunes 12.6 Brings Movie Rental Viewing to Multiple Devices

HIGHLIGHTS iTunes 12.6 to allow multiple devices to watch same movie rentals Earlier, it restricted movie viewing only on the purchased device This feature is supported with iOS…

Software updates for workstations and mobile devices: How to stay safe and sane

With cybercrime on the rise, maintaining a regular schedule of updates and applying critical out-of-band patches as vulnerabilities are discovered are paramount to maintaining the integrity of security…

Android 8.1 Oreo Update Now Rolling Out to Pixel and Nexus Devices

Android 8.1 Oreo, after being publicly tested with two developer preview versions, has now been released. The update, which is available for eligible Pixel and Nexus devices, will be…

FBI Says It Couldn’t Access Nearly 7,000 Mobile Devices Because of Encryption

The FBI hasn’t been able to retrieve data from more than half of the mobile devices it tried to access in less than a year, FBI Director Christopher…

Android 8.0 Oreo OTA Update Files Now Available for Nexus, Pixel Devices

Google is finally making the OTA files for Android 8.0 Oreo available for compatible Nexus and all Pixel devices. The company launched Android 8.0 Oreo last week, and at the time, factory…

Android Instant Apps Now Accessible by 500 Million Devices, Says Google

Google’s Android Instant Apps lets you run Android apps instantly without requiring installation, and now the company claims it can be accessed on 500 million devices globally. After…

MIUI 9 Update to Hit These Xiaomi Devices; Here’s How to Become a Beta Tester

Xiaomi had recently announced that its MIUI 9 will be widely available by mid-August though if you are a fan of the Android-based ROM then you’re in luck. The Chinese…

Android Nougat Now Present on Over 11 Percent of Active Devices: Google

Just like every other month, Google has now released the updated version of its Android version distribution chart with data for the seven-day period ending July 6. Notably, this month’s numbers show…