Bixby 2.0 to offer support for smart home, be open to third-party developers

October 19th, 2017   decode  Android 7.1   No Comments »

As expected, Samsung has revealed some key details about the next version of its Bixby virtual assistant. The South Korean company says Bixby 2.0 will be available on all connected technology devices like mobile phones, 

Android Pay gains support for 34 new financial institutions in US

October 19th, 2017   decode  Android 7.1   No Comments »

For quite some time now, Google has been steadily updating Android Pay’s list of supported banks/financial institutions in the US. And once gain, new names have been added to the list. The number specifically stands 

Nokia 7 launches in China with glass back, Snapdragon 630

October 19th, 2017   decode  Android 7.1   No Comments »

Today the newest member of HMD Global’s Android smartphone roster has become official in China. The Nokia 7 is the first Android device from the brand to sport a glass back – it’s a vacuum 

Get up to $300 toward a Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL at Verizon starting tomorrow

October 19th, 2017   decode  Android 7.1   No Comments »

The Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are both officially launching tomorrow, October 19 on Google’s online Store and at Verizon. Verizon stores will also start carrying the Google Home Mini and updated Daydream View 

New HTC U11 variant spotted on GFXBench with 6-inch 18:9 display

October 19th, 2017   decode  Android 7.1   No Comments »

Just as the device appeared on popular benchmarking app – GeekBench, HTC’s unannounced device has also appeared on GFXBench, complete with some new information about the display. Rumors point to an HTC U11 ‘Plus’ model