app: Google Play Store adds new app Compatibility section: What it means for Android users

Google Play Store has recently made the redesigned web version of the app widely available. Apart from the wider release of the redesigned version of the app store, Google has also added a new Compatibility section for app listings on Android. This section named “Compatibility for your active devices” is now available at the bottom … Read more

predator: Explained: What is the Predator spyware and why is Google warning Android smartphone users about it

Researchers from Google’s Threat Analysis GroupTAG have recently warned about powerful PREDATOR spyware that is targeting Android devices, worldwide. Google’s TAG looks out for zero-day vulnerabilities which can be exposed by cybercriminals and other threat actors as part of its ongoing efforts to make Android smartphones more secure. These vulnerabilities pose a serious threat as … Read more

Google Street View App Update, Waze Gets Apple Music

Google’s Street View can take you back in time, just like the DeLorean. Image: Google After 15 years, Google Street View has become the defacto destination for people trying to get a feel for where they’re going. If not for Street View, I would have spent countless days and nights wandering around foreign locales, wondering … Read more

Android tricks: Features you might not be aware of

By Shubhangi Shah The smartphone space without Android is inconceivable. Currently, over 2.5 billion mobile users use this operating system (OS), making it the most-used mobile OS, followed from afar by Apple’s iOS. Although it feels that Android has been here forever, the first smartphone, HTC Dream, only hit the shelves in 2008, about three … Read more

Our top 5 Android and iOS apps of the week

Like every weekend, we meet at NextPit for my selection of 5 free or paid mobile applications and games that caught my eye on the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store. Every week I try to bring you the best possible apps that are not data traps or microtransaction nests. In addition to … Read more

Google Play Store’s Android Apps Now Show Which of Them Has Accessibility Features

Google Play Store’s Android app listing now makes it easier to find which of these more than 1 million mobile software has accessibility features readily available to smartphone users. (Photo: Leon Neal / Getty Images)In this photo illustration, The Google logo is projected onto a man on August 09, 2017 in London, England. It comes … Read more

How to use the app to wirelessly transfer contacts, photos and videos from iPhone to Android

Android 12 already allows users to transfer data from old iPhone to Android smartphone. However, the feature is limited to cable transfer only. Switch to Android, Google’s recently launched app to help users sync all their important data from iPhone to a new Android smartphone wirelessly. The Switch to Android app is a direct alternative … Read more

Do you have these apps banned from iPhones and Android phones? Delete them now

Do you have these apps that are banned by Google and Apple on iPhone and Android devices? Well, beware then! A huge number of iPhone as well as Android phone apps have been banned as they have not been updated for two years or even more. These ‘outdated’ apps pose a significant security risk as … Read more

Google, Samsung help Android developers sync fitness data between apps

Google and Samsung have joined hands to give the developer an opportunity to sync users’ health and fitness data between Android apps and their devices. Called ‘Health Connect’, the platform and API (application programming interface) is for Android app developers to securely access users’ health data. With user permission, developers can use a single set … Read more

realme: Realme GT Neo 3, Pad Mini and Realme smart TVs to launch in India today: Here’s how to watch the live stream

Realme is set to expand its smartphone lineup in the country with a new device – the Realme GT Neo 3. The upcoming handset has already been launched globally and now it will arrive in India. The company has scheduled a launch event for today (April 29) at 12.30 pm where the Realme GT Neo … Read more