Google pushes out 7.1.2 beta, but Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 won’t get it

While many Android phones are still waiting for the first taste of Nougat, Google is pushing ahead on the latest version of Android for its Nexus and Pixel devices. Or rather, most of them. Available for users enrolled in the Android Beta Program, the next release is, according to Google’s blog description, “an incremental maintenance…

Google Looks to Protect Today’s Encryption From Future Quantum Computers

Google aims to protect data from future quantum computers The experiment will not compromise user security It will be replaced within two years Many tech companies like Google, Microsoft, and IBM are working on with quantum computers, and while it comes with many benefits, one of those is also a potential threat – the potential…

Google, OnePlus, Samsung, BlackBerry Announce July Security Updates

Several smartphone manufacturers have announced July security update for their Android devices and others are likely to follow suit soon. OnePlus, Samsung, BlackBerry, and Nexus devices have confirmed some of their devices will receive the security update. Cyanogen firmware update, 277MB in size, for OnePlus One is already available as an over-the-air download and is…

Google’s Now on Tap Makes It Easy to Translate Any Screen

Google Now on Tap, launched as part of Android Marshmallow last year, now allows you to translate text from any screen, the search giant announced on Wednesday. In order to use this service, you just need to hold down the home button and choose the option Translate this screen when Now on Tap pops up….