Android 11

Pocketnow Daily: Google Pixel 5 and 4a Features LEAKED on Android 11?!(video)

On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the new feature that may arrive with Android 11, the possibility of new AirPods Pro Lite and more

Google testing double tap gesture on rear panel of Pixel phones in Android 11

Just tap twice on the back of your Pixel phone to wake up the Google Assistant, launch camera, snooze alarm, silence calls, and do a lot more.

Original 2016 Google Pixel will get its final update next month

The original Google Pixel, announced in 2016, is going to receive its final update next month, in December 2019. Here are the details!

Project Zero: Galaxy, Pixel and other Android devices affected by exploit

Samsung, Huawei, Xiaomi, OPPO, Google, and other Android devices have been exploited with a vulnerability discovered by Google’s Project Zero.

Google settles faulty original Pixel lawsuit by paying up to $500

Google is reportedly settling the class action lawsuit it is invoved in regarding the faulty original Pixel phones. It is ready to pay $7.25 million total.

XDA Exclusive: Android Q looks to kill back button, go all in on gestures

If you’re a longtime Android user, you may have to suffer one of the biggest design language shifts with Android 10 Q coming soon.

How modular could the rumored modular Google Pixel 4 be?

A newly uncovered patent reveals a future possible modular Google Pixel 4, or another Google smartphone. Check out the details!
Pixel 3

Google starts rolling out Pixel updates, including improved memory performance

Google makes a security patch and 13 functional patches available for Pixel phones that address vulnerabilities and fix bugs.

Every Google Pixel camera to gain Night Sight

Phone cameras have more readily started to adopt “night modes” for better capture in low-light conditions. Here’s Google’s take on it.
Pixel 3 XL second notch

Pixel 3 XL has two notches thanks to a bug, fix coming soon

The Pixel 3 XL just got a second notch. Yes, look at the image, there are two. Luckily this is a software glitch Google is already addressing.

Now is a good time to buy the Pixel 2

With the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL already out and available, now it is a good time to buy a used Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL. Check out the details!

Google will fix the Pixel camera bug of disappearing pictures

A Google spokesperson issued a statement acknowledging the Pixel camera bug. A fix is going to be issued to all Pixel phones.

Sometimes Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL phones don’t save photos

There is a cornucopia of reports that claim the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL phones are sometimes failing to save a picture taken.
Pixel users

75 percent Pixel users are Android Pie early adopters

According to Rick Osterloh, SVP of Hardware at Google, Pixel users are early adopters of Android Pie. 75 percent already run it.
Pixel 3 XL display

Pixel 3 XL gets the DisplayMate thumbs up

DisplayMate has made an announcement that the Pixel 3 XL display is so good that it managed to receive all of their awards.
Pixel 3 XL leak

Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL leak once more, as camera details surface

This Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL leak reveals renders for both devices in all three colors. We also get details on the camera features.

Verizon halts Pixel 2 sales as it prepares for the Pixel 3

Verizon halts Pixel 2 sales as it prepares for the Pixel 3 duo to arrive soon. The larger Pixel 2 XL is still available though.
Pixel 3 XL

Google confirms Pixel 3 pre-orders start on October 9

Google confirms that the Pixel 3 pre-orders (and those for the XL) will start on October 9. Color options are also confirmed.
Pixel 3 XL leaks

Fresh Pixel 3 XL leaks make it harder and harder to believe in conspiracies

The Pixel 3 XL leaks we’re being treated with today confirm everything we’ve seen so far, and debunk previous conspiracy theories.

Google pisses off Pixel owners by changing battery settings for them

In fact, any smartphone owner who had Android Pie on their device was susceptible to this seemingly random toggling of power saver settings…
chromebook pixel

Chromebook Pixel no longer supported by Google

The original Chromebook Pixel is receiving end-of-life notifications as it will no longer be supported by Google moving forward.
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Pixel 3 event to happen on October 9?

A recent reports seems to contradict the October 4 date we’ve known so far for the Pixel 3 event. Check out the new rumored date.

Fortnite beta invites have started to expand beyond Samsung Galaxy devices

Fortnite is starting to arrive to many Android devices starting today, so this would be a good time to check your e-mail to see if your invitation is there

Google Pixel 3 XL pictures and video leaked with USB-C earbuds

New pictures and video leaks show us the Google Pixel 3 XL and some of the accessories that will come with this device

Android 9 Pie is more adaptive with fewer buttons

Owners of Google’s Pixel phones will get the update first, followed by third-party devices that were eligible for the beta.