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The Verge
Audiobooks are now available in Google Play for Android, iOS, and ...
The Verge
Google has announced that it's now selling audiobooks on the Google Play Store, filling out its offerings of movies, music, TV, and ebooks. The new titles are available on Android, iOS, and the web. They're also available via the Google Assistant, the ...
Audiobooks Come to Google Play for Android and Google HomeXDA Developers (blog)
Audiobooks - Books on Google PlayGoogle Play
Google Play Books - Android Apps on Google PlayGoogle Play
Google Blog -Variety
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The Verge
Android can now tell you how fast Wi-Fi networks are before you join ...
The Verge
Some of the cool, more subtle features of Android 8.1 are still rolling out weeks after the first significant update to Oreo was released. For instance, today Google announced that Oreo will now display the speed of nearby open Wi-Fi networks to help ...
Android 8.1 can now display Wi-Fi speeds before connectingTechCrunch
Android 8.1 tells you how slow or fast Wi-Fi networks are before connecting to themZDNet
Android will now tell you the speed of a Wi-Fi network, and what you can do on it, before you connectTechRepublic
XDA Developers (blog) -Android Central -Engadget -Twitter
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Lifehacker
You Can Run These Windows Apps on Android With Wine 3.0
Lifehacker
There are literally millions of Android apps to choose from, but if you're looking to go beyond what Google Play has to offer then you're in luck. Thanks to a recent update, you can run Windows 7 apps on Android using a program called Wine 3.0.
Wine, the compatibility layer for Windows programs, is now available ...XDA Developers (blog)

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How to update Kodi: Update to Kodi 17.6 on PC, Mac, Android & Fire ...
Tech Advisor
The popular media centre software Kodi has been updated to 17.6 Krypton - here's how to update Kodi on Windows PC, Mac, Android, Fire TV and Raspberry Pi.

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Skygofree: More Android malware malarkey | Computerworld
Computerworld
A lot of Android virus and malware stories are hooey. Skygofree is a prime example.

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Android Police
Instagram now supports Android's direct share menu
Android Police
Android's direct share feature debuted on Marshmallow and makes it easy to share links or media from any app on your phone. You can use it with most popular messaging services, email clients, and even note-taking apps like Keep. To be able to share ...

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BGR
2018's most unique Android phone is still hiding one big secret
BGR
Remember the Hydrogen One phone that RED announced last year? Well, we finally have more details about it because RED founder Jim Jannard just shared more details about the product. The Hydrogen One certainly qualifies as one of the most unique Android ...
RED Hydrogen One will have a 4500mAh battery and carrier supportAndroid Central
More RED Hydrogen One specs and release date details revealedAndroid Authority (blog)

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Android Police
Gboard Go starts rolling out to Android 8.1 devices with low RAM [APK Download]
Android Police
Google is in the process of launching all the "Go" apps that will power the lighter, faster version of Android designed for low-power devices. We've already seen Maps Go, YouTube Go, and several more, but now there's Gboard Go. This app doesn't seem to ...
Google rolls out lightweight keyboard app to low-RAM Android devicesDigital Trends
Google Gboard gets new GIF creation features… on iOSAndroid Authority (blog)

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BGR
Android will now let you know how fast a WiFi network is before you connect
BGR
Android 8.1 Oreo first rolled out nearly two months ago, but Google has continued to improve the mobile OS and give users new features on a fairly consistent basis ever since. One of those new features arrived on Monday, as Google revealed that Oreo is ...
Android 8.1 Oreo Can Now Show You Public Wi-Fi Network SpeedsHYPEBEAST (blog)
Android now tells you the speed of WiFi networks before you join themIndependent Online
Android Oreo 8.1 Now Displays Wi-Fi Network Speed Before You ConnectHot Hardware
Notebookcheck.net (press release) -Firstpost -BGR India
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TechRepublic
Android Security Bulletin January 2018: What you need to know
TechRepublic
The first, and most severe, is within the Android Runtime. This EoP-type issue could enable a remote attacker to bypass user interaction requirements to gain access to additional permissions. The related issue is: A-68341964. And now, the bulk of ...