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Google Maps adds Parking Reminders, following in the footsteps of Apple Maps

In Google Maps' newest beta on Android, you'll be able to tap a little blue dot that represents your car in order to leave yourself a parking reminder. It's an option that Apple Maps has actually had for quite some time The post Google Maps adds Pa.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsMar 20th, 2017

CNN follows NBC with launch of its own daily news show for Snapchat

 CNN is launching its own daily news program on Snapchat, starting tonight at 6 PM ET. This is the second news show to arrive on the social platform, following NBC News’ early success with its twice-daily show “Stay Tuned,” whi.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 11 min. ago

Miss the totality? Google Maps will make you feel better

Departing eclipse watchers are causing traffic jams from Portland to Charleston. Enlarge (credit: Google) Earlier today, millions of Americans flocked to a strip of land about 70 miles wide stretching from Portland, Oregon to Columbia, South.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 35 min. ago

About 87 percent of active Apple iPhone and iPad devices run iOS 10

Apple's latest version of its mobile operating system, iOS 10, has been out since September 2016. In the 10 months since then, 87 percent of active iOS devices have adopted the new software. The post About 87 percent of active Apple iPhone and iPad d.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 11 min. ago

When is your phone getting Android 8.0 Oreo? We asked every major manufacturer

We've reached out to every major Android hardware manufacturer and asked them when they'll update their devices to the latest version of Google's mobile operating system: Android 8.0 Oreo. The post When is your phone getting Android 8.0 Oreo? We aske.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 11 min. ago

WhatsApp adds colorful text status updates, just like Facebook (Khari Johnson/VentureBeat)

Khari Johnson / VentureBeat: WhatsApp adds colorful text status updates, just like Facebook  —  WhatsApp today began to roll out Status updates you can make by writing text on a colorful image background, a company spokesperson has.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News2 hr. 27 min. ago

How to Install Android 8.0 Oreo Right Now

How to Install Android 8.0 Oreo Right Now is a post by Cory Gunther from Gotta Be Mobile. This guide will explain how to easily install the latest official Android 8.0 Oreo update on Nexus and Pixel devices. Following a long beta testing phase, Googl.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News2 hr. 27 min. ago

Android 8.0 Oreo Problems: 5 Things You Need to Know

Android 8.0 Oreo Problems: 5 Things You Need to Know is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. Android 8.0 Oreo problems are plaguing Nexus and Pixel users as we push away from the update’s release date. Google’s Android Oreo update w.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News2 hr. 27 min. ago

8 Things to Know About the Google Pixel Android 8.0 Oreo Update

8 Things to Know About the Google Pixel Android 8.0 Oreo Update is a post by Cory Gunther from Gotta Be Mobile. The Google Pixel Android 8.0 Oreo update is officially available. On August 21st Google announced and released its latest software for rec.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News2 hr. 27 min. ago

How to Download the Call of Duty: WWII Beta

How to Download the Call of Duty: WWII Beta is a post by Josh Smith from Gotta Be Mobile. The PS4 Call of Duty: WWII beta starts this week and the Xbox One version arrives the following Friday. This is a guide on how to download the Call of Duty: W.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News2 hr. 27 min. ago

Miss the totality? Google Maps will make you feel better.

Departing eclipse watchers are causing traffic jams from Portland to Charleston. Enlarge (credit: Google) Earlier today, millions of Americans flocked to a strip of land about 70 miles wide stretching from Portland, Oregon to Columbia, South.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 27 min. ago

Android “Oreo” Statue Now Posted Up on Google’s Lawn

It wouldn’t be a proper Android unveiling without a new statue, and just like clockwork, the new Android “Oreo” statue is now residing on the lawn at Google HQ. This year, Oreo is represented by a Bugdroid superhero, decked out in O.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News2 hr. 35 min. ago

Android O Is Now Officially Android Oreo

Android O is now officially going by the name of Android Oreo. The operating system is available today via Google's Android Open Source Project. OTA rollout is expected to arrive first to Pixel and Nexus devices, with builds currently in carrier test.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 35 min. ago

How to get Android 8.0 Oreo on your Pixel or Nexus right now

I don't know if you heard, but that solar eclipse wasn't the only significant event of the day. Today also marked the official unveiling of Google's Android 8.0 Oreo release — the software previously known only as "Android O" (oh, yes).While Goo.....»»

Category: telecomSource:  cwRelated News2 hr. 35 min. ago

Of course there are actual Android Oreos

Google surprised exactly no one when it confirmed the long-rumored name for the next version of Android: Oreo. Now we know the name will extend not just to Google's Software but to the cookies themselves. SEE ALSO: It's official: Android O is now And.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 19 min. ago

When is Android Oreo Coming to Your Phone?

Don’t own a Pixel or Nexus and want to know when your phone is getting Android Oreo? According to Google, it could be before the end of 2017. During the Android Oreo announcement, Google listed out a handful of companies that they have worked w.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News3 hr. 19 min. ago

So, when will your device actually get Android Oreo?

 Google officially just took the wraps off of Android Oreo, but there are still some questions left to be answered — most notably, precisely when each device will be getting the latest version of the mobile operating system. Due to Android.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 35 min. ago

DOWNLOAD: Android Oreo “OPR6” Update for Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 6P, More (Updated)

OK, then! Moments after posting up news that Google wasn’t quite ready to push out Android Oreo updates to the Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X, Pixel C, and Nexus Player, they went ahead and not only posted up factory images for each, they.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  droidlifeRelated News3 hr. 47 min. ago

Battlefield 1: In the Name of the Tsar Expansion Detailed

Season pass owners can now play one of the new maps, Lupkow Pass. Ahead of its release next month EA has revealed the full details about Battlefield 1's upcoming expansion, In the Name of the Tsar. As detailed on PlayStation Blog, the expansion.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News4 hr. 3 min. ago

Android 8.0 is Oreo! (Updated)

It’s official, Android 8.0 is Oreo. After many rumors and teases, Google made the name official this morning, following the solar eclipse excitement. We don’t know about availability quite yet, but we will post up all of that information.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News4 hr. 3 min. ago

Android Oreo Hits AOSP Today, Pixel and Nexus Devices “Soon” (Updated)

Android O is officially Android Oreo, which is fun and all, but we really all just want to know when it’s coming to our Nexus and Pixel phones, right? We’ve got news on that front! According to Google, it’s coming soon. I know, I kn.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News4 hr. 3 min. ago