[Update: Rolling out now] Android Wear v2.9 will add unread notification counter and more

Google just started rolling out Android Wear 2.8 earlier this month, but it's already talking about Wear 2.9. Like the last update, this one isn't making huge changes to the nature...

[Deal Alert] Grab RAVPower’s 26,800mAh USB-C/PD portable charger from Amazon for $53.99 with coupon...

I can speak from experience when I say having a portable charger is just fantastic. It alleviates battery anxiety when I'm on trips or on really long days, and with the...

Leaked renders show upcoming Nokia 7+ with Android One, plus cheap and cheerful Nokia...

Under the stewardship of HMD Global, the revival of Nokia-branded phones continues apace. The company seems intent on filling out its Android lineup with every number one through ten, and the...

14 new and notable Android apps and live wallpapers from the last week (2/6/18...

Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android applications and live wallpapers that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week or so. Please...

IFTTT adds 9 new channels for Nokia Sleep, TxHash, Moodo, OhmConnect, and more

IFTTT continues to expand the realm of automation possibilities at its users' disposal. Over the past month or so, nine new channels have been added to the connect-everything service. Most of...

Google Phone v17 adds floating “chat heads” for quick access to in-call functions, prepares...

There's a new update to the Google Phone app rolling out to Google-supported devices (e.g. Pixel, Android One, etc.), and this one brings a long-awaited feature: Chat heads. More specifically, this...

[Update: Official response] Google investigating battery drain bug on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2...

Over the past few weeks, many owners of the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL have reported battery drain problems. The February security update appears to be the likely culprit, but...

U.S. Cellular drops its unlimited data prepaid plan to $55/month

U.S. Cellular has never been one of the country's major carriers, but for many areas (especially rural regions), it's one of the top choices. The company's previous $70/month unlimited plan was...

‘Halo Gray’ Essential Phone now available for pre-order, includes Alexa and costs $450

Just yesterday, Essential announced three new colors for its flagship phone - Ocean Depths, Stellar Gray, and Copper Black. While the colors are appealing, the $599 price tag definitely isn't, especially...

Hands-on: Google’s ‘Reply’ gives other apps concise Smart Replies – when it isn’t throwing...

Around a week ago we heard that Google was going to test a new app called Reply, which allegedly ports Allo's Smart Reply functionality over to a wider number of apps....

Second Google Home visualization shows up: get multiple YouTube video results on your Chromecast

Back at I/O 2017, we were promised visual responses from Google Home on a Chromecast and we've been waiting for months for them to show up. A few weeks ago, the first...

[Deal Alert] Pioneer AVH-3300NEX single-DIN Android Auto head unit is just $448 ($152 off)...

There is no shortage of Android Auto-capable head units on the market, but as of right now, there is only one of the single-DIN variety: the Pioneer AVH-3300NEX. Considering that a...

AT&T announces its first 5G markets: Dallas, Waco, and Atlanta

AT&T has been vague on its 5G plans, saying only that a dozen cities will have 5G of some sort by the end of the year. Today, AT&T's plans are slightly...

Google Calendar 5.8.18 finally lets you copy and duplicate (but not move) events [APK...

We don't use the word "finally" in titles gratuitously on Android Police, but this instance warrants it. For years and years, we've heard the same complaint when covering Google Calendar: you...

LG announces new K8 and K10 phones, with improved cameras and outdated software

LG may be having difficulties with its flagship phones, but the company's budget devices have always sold well. LG has produced various inexpensive phones under the 'K' brand since 2016, and...

Pull-to-refresh is now working on Chrome OS

It's easy to take a gesture as intuitive as pull-to-refresh for granted. That simple downward pull to reload content really only came into being once smartphones started becoming a thing: it was only used...

ZTE announces the mid-range Blade V9 and the Tempo Go, its first Android Go...

The New ZTE Blade V9, A Life Without Limits The ZTE Blade V9 will be available in Spain, Germany, Russia, Mexico, and China Barcelona, Spain – February 25, 2018 – ZTE Mobile...

Latest Nest app update lets you merge duplicate familiar faces of the same person,...

Nest's been in the news a lot lately, with word that it's being folded into Google's hardware division closely followed by the announcement that its last remaining founder is leaving the...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 845: The first benchmark results – compared to Galaxy S8, Pixel 2,...

Last week, we attended an event at Qualcomm's corporate headquarters in San Diego to test out the company's latest high-end smartphone chip, the Snapdragon 845. We ran some benchmarks and ate...

Samsung posts best ever financial results in 2017, with profits of $50 billion

South Korean electronics giant Samsung has revealed record-high sales figures for last year, with a total operating profit of $50 billion (KRW 53.65 trillion). The company released its Q4 results today, alongside...

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How to Hide Secret Files in Google Drive

Now you can Hide Secret Files in Google Drive using the inbuilt cool feature of the drive that will help you to have privacy for your...

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