Google's Android Go will soon be made available as in emulator image in the Android Studio development environment. While apps like Gmail and YouTube are already optimised for Go, Google had not yet provided the tools for smaller devs, till now.
The Vivo Apex showed the use of a popup camera in order to create a fully bezel-less experience while getting rid of the notch that the Essential Phone has. Andy Rubin responds and shows that Essential holds a patent allowing for them to do the same.
Android Oreo TV was seen on both the Xiaomi Mi Box and NVIDIA Shield TV at the Mobile World Congress this year. Along with that was dozen of other Android devices, including Samsung's flagship Galaxy S9 and S9+ devices and Sony products.
Essential is launching a limited edition set of colours for the Essential Phone. It'll ship with these new colours for a limited duration, and anticipating fans will be able to pick them up from Essential's website.
Nokia 's new handsets have been leaked onto the web by prominent leaker, Evan Blass. The Nokia 7+ will be a mid-end phone-equipped with dual zeiss camera lens, a fingerprint sensor and an 18:9 display. The Nokia 1 is to be a more budget affair.
VLC media player has added experimental Chromecast streaming support in the latest beta version, v2.9. You can get the beta release in the Google Play store to get instant access to the new feature. Some minor bugs persist, as expected in a beta.