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Google lets Android users in Europe choose rival browsers, search engines

Users of Android devices in Europe will be able to choose rival browsers and search engines from five options starting on Thursday, a senior Google executive said

TikTok ban in India: Google suspends access to app in country after Madras HC order

TikTok App Ban in India: The app continued to be available on both Apple and Google platforms on Tuesday after the Tamil Nadu state court upheld the ban and it wasn't immediately clear if and when the two tech giants would implement the court order.


Nokia X71 with triple camera setup, hole punch design leaked ahead of April 2 launch

Nokia X71 is expected to feature the hole-punch design and a 48MP camera. The smartphone will be made official at an event in Taiwan on April 2.

Android's senior VP teases 'unreleased phone', could be Pixel 3a series

Although not yet confirmed, Google is in the advanced stages of launching the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL smartphones.

Study shows limited control over privacy breaches by pre-installed Android apps

Pre-installed apps often cannot be uninstalled, and Google may not be performing as rigorous security checks of them as it does for app store versions, the researchers found.

Opera launches free built-in VPN service in its Android browser

Opera's built-in VPN, when enabled is claimed to provide users with enhanced control of their online privacy and improve their online security, especially when they are connecting to public Wi-Fi networks.


Google to prompt Android users to choose preferred browsers to allay EU concerns

The European Commission last year handed Google a record 4.34 billion euro ($4.9 billion) fine for using the market power of its mobile software to block rivals in areas such as internet browsing.

Google testing iPhone X-like navigation gestures in Android Q: Report

Google is testing iPhone-style navigation gestures in its first official build of Android Q beta, according to reports.

WhatsApp in-app browser under development for Android beta: Report

WhatsApp's in-app browser will work on phones running Android version 4.1 or newer. Any link that the user will try to open on the app will open in the app's in-app browser.

Android Q first beta to launch on March 13? Android Beta Feedback app for Pixel phones tipped

Google Android Q is expected to be announced at the the company's annual developer conference in May.

Android Photos

Android Cupcake to Android Marshmallow: A photo tour of Android versions

A visual tour of Android versions with their dessert names down the year

Naiyyappam to Nankhatai: 5 Indian sweets that will make Android N sweeter

It might be possible that Google names the next Android N version after an Indian dessert. Let us take a look at the top five.


Huawei Watch: Check out the most elegant Android Wear smartwatch yet

Huawei Watch sets an all new benchmark for smartwatch design in the Android Wear world

Android N Developer Preview: Here's what has changed

Android N Developer Preview's early release shows new split-screen multitasking and improved quick reply functions

Truecaller to Hotstar: Google's top 10 Android apps of 2015

Which are the top Android apps of 2015? Here is the list from Google Play

Android turns 8: We take a look back at all the desserts served by Google

It has been 8 years since Google launched its first Android version. Let us take look at these versions from latest to the first released.


Android Videos

Nokia 7.1 Review: Design, Display USPs; Exciting Features of Android 9.0 Pie

Nokia 7.1, the new premium mid-end phone by HMD Global has a price of Rs 19,999. The USPs are its HDR10 display and stunning glass body design. The phone runs Android 9.0 Pie bringing in exciting features. So, how does it perform? Here is our review.

Android Pie is now official: Top features of Android 9

Google has confirmed that Android 9 will be called Android P. Here are the top features.