Android Security, Pixel Update Bulletin for December 2019 now out

The latest Android Security Bulletin is now available. The December 2019 release is obviously the last for this year. It comes with details of various security vulnerabilities that are currently affecting Android devices. Expect to receive the 2019-12-05 security patch level on your phone. Feel free to check your Android …

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First-gen Pixel, Pixel XL to receive last update in December

Yesterday, we learned and shared with you the original Pixel phone’s October security patch was its last. It was a sad day for first-gen Pixel user but it’s somehow accepted because the device is three years old. Google only promised two major OS upgrades and three years’ worth of security …

Original Pixel phone’s October security patch was its last

Owners of the original Pixel and Pixel XL phones have been grateful to Google for still releasing the Android 10. The OS update was not part of the promise but the tech giant decided to still serve Android 10. That was good news because Google only guaranteed two years of …

Pixel 4’s Recorder app will be available for older Pixel devices

One of the more useful apps that you can find on the newly-released Pixel 4 is the Recorder app. It doesn’t just actually record things for you on your smartphone but it will auto-transcribe said recordings to turn the speech into text and it does so locally and not on …

Google Working on Software Update to Bring Eye Detection to Pixel 4’s Face Unlock

Google has said it will release a software update “in the coming months” that will let Pixel 4 owners require their eyes to be open for the phone’s Face Unlock security feature to work. Image via NextRiftThe acknowledgement follows last week’s discovery that the Pixel 4’s facial authentication system isn’t …

Google Pixel 4’s Face Unlock Feature Works With Eyes Closed, Sparking Security Concerns

Google has ignited security concerns over the facial authentication system in its new Pixel 4 smartphone by admitting that it will unlock the device even when the user’s eyes are shut. Google unveiled the Pixel 4 this week to mostly positive reviews, many of which praised the phone for is …

Google Event Highlights: Pixel 4, Pixel Buds 2, Pixelbook Go, and More

Google today unveiled several new products at its Made by Google event in New York, including the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL smartphones, Pixel Buds 2 wireless earphones, Pixelbook Go notebook, and new Nest devices. Pixel 4 The new Pixel 4 and 4 XL were widely rumored ahead of …

Google 5G phone said to be in test production, may be out next week

It’s only this year that 5G phones started to enter the scene. The previous years were all about working on and testing 5G connectivity. Now that the technology is ready, we see mobile carriers and networks rolling out their 5G services. OEMs too have begun to introduce 5G devices but …

Android zero-day bug found on Pixel 2, Huawei, and Samsung

At this point, we can’t really say Android is the most secure platform today. It’s not. There is no such thing as a perfect OS. There are plenty of things to like about Google’s mobile operating system. We’re just not fans of the bugs and issues that need frequent checking …

Next-gen Google Pixel 4 image leaked yet again

Yes. You read that headline right. Another image of the Pixel 4 has been leaked. This time, the photo was shared by Master Leakster Evan Blass (@evleaks) so there is a high possibility it is close to the real thing. As if we haven’t seen dozens of photos of the …

Pixel 4 hands-on images surface before official release

It’s the end of the month which means October is upon us. This is the time when the tech giant is set to announce a new Pixel phone series. As in the previous years, two variants will be introduced. The Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL smartphones have been part …

Pixel 4 : Google Assistant peut vous remplacer au téléphone, une vidéo confirme plusieurs nouveautés

Les Google Pixel 4 devraient être les premiers à bénéficier d’une toute nouvelle fonctionnalité de Google Assistant : « Hold my Phone », c’est son nom, permet à votre assistant vocal de prendre votre place lorsque vous appelez un service (par exemple votre banque) qui vous met en attente. En plus de …

Pixel 4 et 4 XL : tout ce que l’on sait sur les prochains smartphones Google

Les Pixel 4 et 4 XL de Google sont attendus pour octobre 2019. Entre les informations officielles partagées par la firme de Mountain View et les fuites, on sait déjà beaucoup de choses à leur sujet. Dans ce dossier nous tentons de vous donner une première estimation de la date …

Pixel 4 : une vidéo dévoile le smartphone de Google sous toutes les coutures

Une vidéo diffusée sur Facebook par un distributeur en Malaisie montre le Pixel 4 sous tous les angles. De quoi confirmer certains éléments que l’on connaissait déjà sous forme de rumeur. Encore un bon mois avant que le Pixel 4 soit dévoilé par Google. C’est en octobre prochain que l’entreprise …

Pixel 4 : Google pourrait annoncer non pas deux, mais quatre modèles différents

Début octobre sera présenté le très attendu Pixel 4, la nouvelle itération des smartphones Google. Alors que l’entreprise nous avait présenté l’an dernier deux modèles, les Pixel 3 et 3 XL, Google pourrait cette année en dévoiler quatre d’un coup. Google pourrait-il sortir 4 modèles de Pixel 4 en octobre …

Android 10 coming to all Pixel phone models very soon

All Pixel phones are getting a taste of Android 10. The Pixel 3a/3a XL down to the first Pixel 2 series models will be upgraded to the latest Android OS version. The version we’ve been calling Android Q the past year is now called Android 10. Google decided to make …