Android 9 Pie review: Google gets more thoughtful

After a late night at the office, I hopped on the subway and noticed something unusual: My Pixel 2 suggested I listen to some new Capital Cities tracks in Spotify. I took Android’s advice, and while it didn’t dramatically shift the trajectory of my day, it was still a pleasant, unexpected diversion. That’s all because […]

Fortnite Android download WARNING: Mobile beta news ahead of full release

Epic Games have taken the unusual route of not launching the Fortnite Android beta on the Google Play Store. And while Samsung customers can access the new Epic Games app through the phone’s dedicated store, other devices don’t have the same setup. It has raised worries that malware sites will look to exploit those fans […]

King launches Legend of Solgard, its first mobile role-playing game for iOS and Android

King knows it’s stuffed you with far too much candy. So it’s going to see how you like burning off those calories as you stop Ragnarok. Today, the game studio launched Legend of Solgard, its first role-playing game (and first midcore mobile offering). Like Candy Crush Saga and King’s other offerings, Solgard is a free-to-play […]

Fortnite update 1.72: Epic Games launch new PS4 and Android patch today for 5.21 release

Players have seen themselves kicked randomly from games following Epic Games launching a new hotfix. The development team did warn that this could happen at a later date, due to problems with the latest Fortnite content patch. “We’re aware of an increase in crashes in Battle Royale since the release of v5.21,” the Epic Games message […]

Fortnite on Android gets off to a bumpy, Samsung-only start, lags behind PUBG

Enlarge / The launch screen for Fortnite on Android, as rendered by a Samsung Galaxy S8+. (Account information has been scrubbed.) (credit: Epic Games) Last week, Epic and Samsung took the wraps off a huge Fortnite promotion—albeit after the surprise had been ruined by leakers. Fortnite‘s mobile version was indeed launching on Android, as Epic […]

There’s no longer an excuse for late Android updates: If this tiny smartphone company can support Android P on the same day as Google, so can everyone else

Antonio Villas-Boas/Business Insider The Essential Phone is the only Android phone in recent memory that has received Google’s latest version of Android at the same time as Google’s own Pixel devices.  It shows that there’s no longer any excuse for Android phones getting Android updates several months after they’re released.  Usually, third-party phones that aren’t […]

Fortnite Android beta: Big download news for mobile release

The latest Fortnite Android download news (Image: EPIC GAMES) Having been surrounded by rumours and reports regarding its full release, Epic Games’ latest Battle Royale port has started to roll out. The game that champions crossplay and account sharing is in the middle of being launched on one of the biggest mobile platforms in the […]

ANDROID WARNING: New wave of malware attacks could target MILLIONS of devices

Android fans are being warned that cybercriminals could launch a fresh wave of malware attacks targeting millions of devices. Google’s Android mobile OS is used on more than two billion devices each month and is one of the most used pieces of software in the world. Users of Google’s mobile OS are no strangers to […]