Comparatively stable custom ROM builds of Android 10 are already available for older devices
Google smartphones including Pixel, Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X can get portrait mode through Camera NX mod
A third-party camera app named Camera NX app brings the feature on these smartphones.
For those who cannot wait for an over-the-air (OTA) Android 8.1 update to arrive, you can download the firmware and install it manually on your Google Pixel or Nexus device.
Google to introduce new 'smart battery' feature for accurate battery life estimates on Pixel smartphones
"Smart battery" is designed to give users better estimates on what to expect from their battery through the day, Google was quoted as saying.
There are a couple of confirmed devices that are going to be receiving the Android Oreo update in some time.
The new eyeball grabbing feature for the Android O is the picture-in picture video support which will now be available on Chrome.
One thing to note here is that the fingerprint sensors are not letting users unlock their devices but the swipe down gesture to access Android notifications using the sensor is still working without any problem.
Google revamped Google Now last year into the Google Assistant; it was announced alongside Android 7.1.1 Nougat. However it was said to be limited to the Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones.
Google has announced a new beta build for Android with the version number 7.1.2. The upcoming update will be the latest in Google's new incremental maintenance release strategy, where users should frequently get smaller builds of the OS.
Vodafone Australia has put out a page on its website to help Nexus 6P owners prepare their smartphones for the upcoming Android 7.1.1 Nougat software update.
We are a few hours away from Google launching its new Pixel phones, and apart from the usual leaks and rumours, there is fresh fodder for the gossip mills.
For now, only the developers who are part of the Daydream Access Program can publish apps to the Play Store.
As with all Google software, the Android 7.0 Nougat OTA is rolling out in batches, so your Nexus device may not get it right away.
Google just release the dates of End-of-Life for its Nexus devices online for everyone to check the update support for their devices.
Google just introduced Live Cases for the Nexus 5x, 6 and 6P. While they might seem like regular cases on the outside, each case can be thoroughly customised. Using NFC, the case can push an animated wallpaper to your phone as well. A separate button on the back will also trigger a shortcut of your choosing.
Recently we heard about the HTC-made Nexus to support 3D Touch display, and now a new report from China reveals that the company may have bagged a three-year exclusive contract to build Google's Nexus devices.
Google on Monday opened its Project Fi mobile phone service to anyone in the United States using its latest model Nexus smartphones. The public launch of Project Fi marked the end of a 10-month, invitation-only test phase and comes as the Internet giant's first foray in being a mobile phone service provider.
Let the battle of the flagships begin! Samsung Galaxy S7 vs. LG G5 vs. iPhone 6s vs. Nexus 6P vs. Microsoft Lumia 950.
The HTC One M10 is rumoured to sport the same camera sensor as the one on the Nexus 6P.