WhatsApp Now Lets You Share Real-Time Location With Friends  [LINK]
WhatsApp has added a new feature to its mobile app on Android and iOS that gives you the option to share your dynamic location in real time with your contacts. The new feature is called Live Location,... [Read More]
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First Honor 7X Teardown Appears, Full Guide Available  [LINK]
Honor had introduced its new smartphone, the Honor 7X, earlier this month, and the first teardown for this handset has just popped up. Now, before we get to the teardown itself, it’s worth notin... [Read More]
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Lenovo will be terribly behind with the Android 8.0 Oreo update for some of its phones  [LINK]
Lenovo just revealed that it will be updating its K8 series of devices, the K8, K8 Note, and K8 Plus, to Android Oreo. That is definitely good news for the adopters of said phones as it's always refre... [Read More]
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Sidewalk Labs To Begin Work On Toronto Smart City Project  [LINK]
Following reports from earlier this month that a deal may be close, Sidewalk Labs has now been granted the go-ahead to assist in building out a mixed-use development along part of Toronto’s wate... [Read More]
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Two Vivo Smartphones Get Certified By TENAA With 3GB Of RAM  [LINK]
Two new Vivo-branded smartphones have just surfaced on TENAA (China’s equivalent to the FCC), the Vivo Y66i and Vivo Y75. These two handsets are Vivo’s upcoming mid-range offerings, it see... [Read More]
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New Possible Samsung Galaxy J2 Revision Sighted As SM-J250G  [LINK]
A Samsung-made device that’s likely to be a revision of the Galaxy J2 (2017) was spotted in the database of mobile benchmarking tool GFXBench earlier this month, having been identified as bearin... [Read More]
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WhatsApp Android update: Live Location sharing feature coming soon  [LINK]
Read the latest WhatsApp update news here at AndroidPIT. Find out new features, plus how to install WhatsApp updates, all in one place.(This is a preview - click here to read the entire entry.)... [Read More]
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Four OPPO R11s Variants Get Certified, Schematics Leak  [LINK]
OPPO had already announced a press conference for October 26, when the company plans to introduce the OPPO F5, but it seems like the OPPO R11s is also due to be announced soon, and three of its varian... [Read More]
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Samsung Pay’s Annual Growth Hits 100% In South Korea: Data  [LINK]
Samsung Pay is enjoying an annual growth of approximately 100 percent in the company’s home country, according to app tracking company WiseApp. The Android app had around 6.44 million Korean use... [Read More]
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Facebook’s Moonshot Chief Regina Dugan Leaving In 2018  [LINK]
Regina Dugan, Vice President of Engineering at Facebook’s moonshot factory Building 8 decided to leave the company after spending only a year and a half with the social media giant. Ms. Dugan an... [Read More]
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Huawei Band 2 Pro Review  [LINK]
While the world of smartwatches has seemingly stagnated for the time being, fitness trackers continue to roll out from just about every manufacturer you can think of, and even some you can’t. Th... [Read More]
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Thanks to the iPhone X, the mobile industry forecast for 2018 is growth  [LINK]
Last year saw the lowest smartphone volumes growth rate in recent memory, but research firm Gartner pegs 2018 as when shipments are going to come back roaring, mainly on account of the iPhone X, whose... [Read More]
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Plex coming to Android Auto in the next few days  [LINK]
The folks behind Plex have just announced their app and service will be coming to Android Auto in the next few days. One of the important missing features will finally arrive on all vehicles supportin... [Read More]
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Original Pixel and Pixel XL are hit with SMS bug that prevents messages from getting through  [LINK]
Those sporting the first-generation Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL are having a problem. A bug is affecting the ability of the two handsets to receive SMS messages. Comments on the Pixel User Commun... [Read More]
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Deal: Samsung's Gear Fit 2 Pro fitness band is already 15% off on Amazon  [LINK]
The Gear Fit 2 Pro fitness band was officially unveiled back in early September at IFA 2017 trade fair and made its debut on the market soon afterward. Basically, the wearable device hasn't been on sa... [Read More]
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Huawei confirms Mate 9 and P10 series will soon receive Android 8.0 Oreo updates  [LINK]
The Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro are Huawei's first smartphones to ship with Android 8.0 Oreo on board. However, they won't remain the only handsets launched by the Chinese company to run Google's latest v... [Read More]
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Qualcomm CEO Mollenkopf says his company and Apple will eventually end their feud  [LINK]
Having trouble eating and sleeping because Qualcomm and Apple are at odds with each other? Both companies are involved in a series of law suits related to Qualcomm's decision not to license its standa... [Read More]
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Lenovo K8, K8 Plus, and the K8 Note will get Android Oreo  [LINK]
Lenovo has announced that the Lenovo K8, Lenovo K8 Plus, and Lenovo K8 Note will all be upgraded to Android Oreo, eventually. [Read More]
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PayPal Pushes Venmo Payments To More Than 2M U.S. Retailers  [LINK]
PayPal has officially announced that starting this week, more than two million retailers in the United States will accept payments through its peer-to-peer mobile platform Venmo. PayPal has owned Venm... [Read More]
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Instant Tethering On Chrome OS Listed As Enabled By Default  [LINK]
Instant tethering for Chrome OS is now enabled by default, according to a new commit spotted in the Chromium Gerrit. This is a feature that has been circulating in the Chrome OS news since early in Ju... [Read More]
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Kimera Systems’ Nigel AGI Enters Phase 3, Begins Acting  [LINK]
Nigel AGI, the artificial general intelligence with an Android app front-end made by Kimera Systems, is entering phase three as of today, and will begin to actually apply what it’s learned about... [Read More]
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Samsung Hopes Pluto TV Investment Will Lead To Partnership  [LINK]
Samsung Venture Investment Corp. has joined a slew of other companies in backing an online television service called Pluto TV, according to the source. In fact, the company’s investment of $5 mi... [Read More]
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LG V30 Camera Review – The Content Creators’ Camera  [LINK]
It’s been 2 years now since LG launched the first device in its content creators’ line, the V10. Since then we’ve seen significant refinements in both the V10’s successors, apt... [Read More]
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Google Calendar For Web’s New Look Now Live For All  [LINK]
Google Calendar for Web’s new look is now live for all, spreading the refreshed user interface style that incorporates the most recent of Material Design elements into the application for users ... [Read More]
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