Many first-gen Google Pixel users have suddenly stopped receiving texts after updating to Oreo

There’s a nasty messaging bug running rampant on 2016 Google Pixel devices, and it may have something to do with Android 8.0 Oreo.

OnePlus 3 and 3T get Android Oreo open beta updates, OnePlus 5 will join them ‘soon’

If you can live with a lot of bugs for the sake of trying out Android 8.0 Oreo before everyone else, OnePlus 3 and 3T betas are now available.

Full HTC U11 Life spec sheet prematurely revealed, including up to 4GB RAM and Android O

Aside from official pricing and availability details, all HTC U11 Life puzzle pieces seem to have fallen neatly into place thanks to a trustworthy tipster.

HTC U11 Life reportedly also headed for Android One lineup, new render shows ‘normal’ variant

Google’s revived Android One family will further expand in the near future with the addition of the HTC U11 Life, rendered today in standard form.

The Android 8.0 Oreo name is official [UPDATE]

The name was revealed just after 2:45pm Eastern in New York with a statuette and a heroic animated introduction to the iteration’s mascot.

Nova Launcher dev chucks Android Oreo name out the window for Orelletes

Orelletes are crisp, fried flour-based pastries that are called as such in Catalonia. There are some good reasons why Google would choose this name.

Is Google’s mistake our gain? Android Oreo hinted at in teaser video filename

Someone at Android’s marketing team needs to clean up what they get from the art department. Especially if the filename is going to be that obvious.

It’s official: Android O will be ‘revealed’ via livestream from New York City on August 21

The dessert name, the super sweet “new powers” and the actual release date of Android O will all be officially revealed on Monday, August 21.

ASUS claims Android O soon for ZenFone 3, ZenFone 4 lines

So many ZenFone 3 and ZenFone 4 devices, so much time needed to update them to ZenUI 4.0 (if applicable) and Android 8.0.

“Edge Sense” will become “Active Edge” on HTC-made Google Pixel 2

Might you be able to squeeze to get Google Assistant on the next Pixel? It’s pretty likely, but HTC has to call it something different.

Last OS upgrade for OnePlus 3 will be Android O, OxygenOS updates will be slower

The OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T will get the Android 8.0 update, but also security updates for at least another couple years… we hope.

Sources say Android O release on August 21st

Android 8.0 has been hinted for launch on that date by at least two major voices in the mobile tech community. How will Google celebrate?
Bluetooth earbuds

Bluetooth will be so much better with Android O

We don’t know if these APIs will be put into the initial version of Android 8.0, but the fact that we see them in AOSP code is encouraging.

Boxy and compact Sony Xperia XZ1 leaked, has Android O

The XZ1 could just be another name for the Sony Xperia XZ Compact rumored for the fall. We see purported fresh, in-the-flesh pictures out of China.

Wouldn’t it be fitting for the Nokia 8 to launch with Android 8.0?

The first big flagship from brand licensee HMD Global may not launch with Android 7.1.1 as a new benchmark raises Android O possibilities.

Beta Four You: Android O and iOS 11 developer previews strike four

Android 8.0 Oobleck (or whatever it is) and the best version of iOS for iPads in the longest time are rounding the home stretch for developers.

Android O dessert not named in Reddit AMA, but here are some highlights!

By the way, some jokey joke suggestions included “Oak Tree Cookie” and “Oobleck.” But there’s plenty of pertinent stuff to go through.

LG V30 clocked on Geekbench with Android 7.1.2

The software version is the standout pin we’d like to focus on as the LG V20 last year was able to lay claim as the first OEM-made Android Nougat phone.

Ask the Android O devs anything on Reddit July 19 at 3pm Eastern

There are questions to be asked and there are answers to be had. All of them, you would hope, related to Android 8.0. Just desserts, please.

Carl Pei gives us OnePlus 6 clickbait for OnePlus 5 AMA on Reddit

Co-founder Carl Pei thought it would be funny to suggest article titles for stuff he’s addressing on a Reddit AMA thread for the OnePlus 5.

Android O picture-in-picture mode now works with video on Chrome

In our cursory test, Vimeo worked in this mode where you can pop out of Chrome to another app. Going live, though, Twitch didn’t work through Chrome.

One of Sony’s late 2017 flagship phones is in testing with Android 8.0 and Full HD screen

With model numbers G8341 and G8342, one of Sony’s next-gen hero phones is set to follow the original Xperia XZ on the Full HD screen resolution boat.

Android O Developer Preview 3 out with final APIs

Android app developers are being urged to work on their products and implement new APIs in time for Android O’s final launch in mere months.

Source: Google Pixel getting Android O in early August

Android Nougat hit Nexus devices late in August last year. Could Google forward Android O’s final implementation even earlier this year?

“Android 8.0” found in manifests for Google Photos, Keep

Only two big Google apps have been updated with revised software version targets. Code refers to a new API level and a new Android version.