Android Pie (Android 9) introduced a set of new navigation gestures to replace the navigation buttons. Of course, there are many new features in Android Pie as explained in this guide. If you just switched to Android from iPhone, you will get used to these Android Pie navigation gestures very … [Continue reading] about How to use the Android Pie navigation gestures?
You will enjoy many new features of Android Pie (Android 9) once your phone is updated to Android Pie, or you get a new phone shipped with Android Pie. Although Android manufacturers may customize or cripple some of the new features of Android Pie (9) in their devices, you will still enjoy a … [Continue reading] about Top 20 new features of Android Pie (Android 9)
In Android Ore0 8.0 and 8.1, smart text selection was introduced by adding a dynamic (smart) option (based on text highlighted) to the text selection menu. So, you can get one additional option (in addition to the normal text selection in previous versions of Android) to use the highlighted text … [Continue reading] about How to use smart text selection in Android Oreo?
Since Android Gingerbread, Google always hides an Easter egg in each major version of Android. In Android Lollipop and Marshmallow, the Easter egg is the flappy bird-like game: dodging lollipops or flying bugdroid (to dodge Marshmallows). The Easter egg in Android Nougat is even more … [Continue reading] about How to play Android Oreo Easter egg game?
Notification channels (notification categories) in Android Oreo give you granular control of notifications. You can manage individual channels of notifications from all apps to meet your needs. You can use notification categories (channels) together with notification dots and notification snooze … [Continue reading] about How to use and manage notification channels in Android Oreo?
Notification snooze allows you to temporally snooze a notification and act on it later on. This is similar to snooze an alarm. When a notification is snoozed, it is not dismissed so that it will remind you again after the snoozing period (which you can customize) expires. This Android Oreo … [Continue reading] about How to use notification snooze in Android Oreo?
Notification dots (aka notification badges), a new feature in Android Oreo 8.0 (and 8.1) quickly alerts you to unattended notifications from supported apps so that you will not miss any important notifications. In addition to notifications in the notification panel, you can now find notification … [Continue reading] about How to use notification dots (notification badges) in Android Oreo?
Picture-in-picture (PIP) mode allows you to run two apps simultaneously with one app floating over the other app. This Android Oreo feature is an addition to the split-screen view mode of multiwindow introduced in Android Nougat. PIP mode is similar to pop-up view mode in some Samsung Galaxy … [Continue reading] about How to use picture-in-picture (PIP) mode in Android Oreo 8.0 and 8.1?
There are two versions of Android Oreo: Android Oreo 8.1 vs Android Oreo 8.0. Google released Android Ore0 8.1 in December 5, 2017, in less than 4 months after the release of Android Oreo (8.0). There are a couple of new features and enhancements (as well as bug fixes) in Android Oreo 8.1, … [Continue reading] about What’s new in Android Oreo 8.1: Android Oreo 8.1 vs Android Oreo 8.0
Android Oreo 8.0 (Android O) was officially released to the public on August 21, 2017. It is hailed to be much smarter, faster and efficient than its predecessors. Most flagship Android phones released in 2018 will come with Android Oreo 8.0/8.1 pre-installed. In addition to its revamped user … [Continue reading] about Top 10 New Features of Android Oreo 8.0