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Android 8.0 Oreo Will Protect You from Installing Harmful Apps
24 August 2017, 02:52 | Gina Pena
Don't forget to use the blob emoji one last time before updating to Android Oreo
Some users will be able to get the operating system on Monday, if they are members of the Android Open Source Project. Read on to check if yours makes the cut. Those with GoogleNexus and Pixel phones will see the update soon, as will members of the system's beta program. Because Google's software is created to run on gadgets made by dozens of companies in various parts of the world, making the software itself consistent has been a constant challenge. Same is the case for the supported Nexus devices, namely Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X, and Nexus Player. The new Android 8 Oreo has a host of new features, from improved to picture-in-picture (PiP) mode to 3D pop ups for apps. Example devices that might roll out with Android 8.0 Oreo, or get the upgrade shortly after they enter the market, are the LG V30 and the Samsung Galaxy Note 8. Until then, these smartphone manufacturers are the only ones who have made an official announcement regarding Android O updates. Apart from this Nokia 6, Nokia 5 and Nokia 3 will also get the update soon. Otherwise, you won't have to wait for long to get the Oreo update. The HTC U Ultra was launched earlier this year, and the HTC 10 was the 2016 flagship.
"The Sweetest Version of Android", said Google at the launch event of Android 8 Oreo. With Oreo however Android will support over 97% of the printer models right out of the box. While all four Nokia Android phones will be getting Android 8.0, we can expect Moto's 2017 range of smartphones to receive it as well.
Nitish Kumar's JD(U) to join NDA
Accommodating the JD (U) should not be a problem as many ministers in the BJP-led government at the Centre now hold a dual charge. The meeting of Sharad Yadav's faction-called "Sanjhi Virasat Bachao"-was attended by all major parties from the opposition".
NZ racing mourns passing of rugby great Colin Meads
New Zealand Rugby Board Chair Brent Impey has paid tribute to Sir Colin for the unrivalled mark he left on the national game. New Zealand on Sunday mourned the death of All Blacks great Colin Meads, who passed away due to pancreatic cancer.
Want to find out the list of smartphones scheduled to receive the update? Each one generally brings a number of changes and discovering these new features can be quite enjoyable for some of us within the community.
OnePlus Android Oreo/8.0 update - OnePlus has also cleared that OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T and OnePlus 5 will get the Android O update. Typically, other phones take a few more months to get the latest and greatest update. So it goes without saying Android 8.0 Oreo for Essential Phone is a definite go, along with the next major version. It is a possibility that some unresolved bugs might have crossed over to the final version of the Android Oreo OS update which has begun rolling out for users of Pixel and Nexus smartphones.
Trump Initially Peeks at Eclipse Without Eye Protection
And I assure you: the photo of Trump and family watching the eclipse from behind the safety of their glasses is no less amusing . Trump is the 45th President of the United States . "Don't look", one staffer yelled from the White House lawn.
Teens Ditching Facebook for Instagram, Snapchat
Within that figure, Instagram will expand its user base among those under 12 years old by 19% and those ages 12 to 17 by 8.8%. EMarketer expects Facebook users aged between 12 and 17 to drop by 3.4% to 14.5 million slightly below Snapchat 15.8 million.
Boody Roode Debuts On WWE SmackDown Live
And is SmackDown Live about to get a little more glorious? The Hype Bros by Jimmy Uso pinning Zack Ryder following a super kick. Again it was the wrong place and wrong time for the referee, as he hit out of the ring as Owens booted Styles into McMahon.
GB RAM OnePlus 5 now available in Slate Gray shade
While the 8GB RAM variant is priced at Rs. 37,999, there is also a slightly affordable variant with 6GB RAM priced at Rs. 32,999. And if you want to buy a Soft Gold unit with 8GB of RAM you'll need to wait as it's only available with 6GB of RAM.