Galaxy S9 should land Android 9 faster

The new features that the latest Android 8.0 Oreo update brings to the table, and to the newly-announced Galaxy S9 and S9+ in particular, aren’t overwhelming, but one of them is of particular note – Project Treble. 

It is Google’s final push to remedy slow Android updates by separating the basic, core Android framework, from the manufacturer image, thus allowing it to be updated much faster than before, as it will be uniform across the board.

There are a few Project Treble phones currently on the market, like Huawei’s Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro, but …

Leaked screenshots confirm Huawei Mate 10 Pro will land at AT&T

Huawei’s new flagships, the Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro are kind of late to the party considering Samsung and Apple have already introduced their premium devices for quite some time now. Even so, the more choices customers have at their disposal the better.

Now, the Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro aren’t yet available in the United States, or at least not officially. Still, previous reports suggest at least one of Huawei’s flagships will land at AT&T at some point.

Today, we have more evidence that supports those claims and they come in the form of screenshots. The …

HTC U Life 11 to land later this year with 5.2-inch 1080p screen, SD-630 chipset?

Last month, we told you that HTC was prepping a mid-range handset code-named the HTC Ocean Life. This morning, more speculation about the device has leaked, including the alleged  name of the phone. Reportedly dubbed the HTC U11 Life, the mid-range model will be equipped with a 5.2-inch display carrying a 1080 x 1920 resolution. That compares to the 5.5-inch, 1440 x 2560 resolution display that rocks the HTC U11. While initial reports called for the Snapdragon 660 SoC to power the model, it now seems likely that the Snapdragon 630 will be found under the hood. This chipset comes with an octa-core …

Wonder Woman star endorses new League of Angels – Paradise Land mobile game

With the debut of the new Wonder Woman movie upon us, many companies are looking to take advantage of the hype even if they don’t have anything to do with the film industry. As some of you probably know by now, Israeli actress Gal Gadot will play Diane Prince, also known as Wonder Woman, in the upcoming superhero movie.

Well, it appears that developer GTArcade, maker of the popular League of Angels mobile games managed to pull a major marketing stunt by approaching Gal Gadot for the purpose of endorsing the third game in the League of Angels franchise.

League …

Daydream to land on the Galaxy S8/S8+ and LG's next OLED-display flagship (possibly LG V30)

It was just announced at Google’s keynote at I/O 2017 that LG’s next flagship device, possibly the V30 which is launching later this year, will be Daydream-compliant out of the box while Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and S8+ will score support for Google’s virtual reality ecosystem later this year thanks to a software update. 
Google’s VR team is delighted to have Samsung’s most popular devices supporting Daydream, Google’s head of virtual reality Clay Bavor said on stage at I/O 2017. This makes perfect sense, as the Galaxy S8 is beyond meeting all the hardware …

Meteor to land on Earth March 1st; expect it to touch down in the Google Play Store

Ever wonder how well a certain app will work on your phone based on the current network connection speed? Thanks to Meteor, you’ll be able to easily see which messaging app will give you an Awesome, Very Good,. OK or Poor experience based on network speed tests. And the app is written for the layman, so you don’t have to be an engineer to figure out which apps to use and which ones to avoid. Meteor is developed by the same team that produced OpenSignal, the crowdsourcing app that measures the speed and coverage of mobile networks in your area.

Meteor can also tell you which features …