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With an ever changing landscape of devices, Android Programming has become an increasingly challenging task. That’s why we built the Packt Hub. We provide the latest news from tools and languages like Android Studio, Kotlin and Java.

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An ethical mobile operating system, /e/ – Trick or Treat?

Previously known as eelo, /e/ is an ‘ethical’ operating system for mobile phones. Leading the project is Gaël Duval who is also the creator...
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5 ways to reduce App deployment time

Over 6,000 mobile apps are released on the Google Play Store every day. This breeds major competition among different apps that are constantly trying...

Motorola partners with iFixit to support users’ ‘Right to Repair’; provides OEM Fix Kits

On Tuesday, iFixit announced its partnership with Motorola to supply customers with repair kits for Motorola’s smartphones. Users can either send their device to...
Mozilla launches Firefox 63.0

Firefox 63.0 is released for desktop and Android, aiming to give users “greater control...

Mozilla has today released Firefox 63.0 for desktop and Android, just over a month since the release of Firefox 62.0. The release brings a...

Google to charge a licensing fee from Android-based smartphone vendors in the EU to...

In compliance with the EU regulations set up when Google was fined $5 Million in July, for breaching EU antitrust laws, Google has made...
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Google releases Oboe, a C++ library to build high-performance Android audio apps

Yesterday, Google released the first production-ready version of Oboe. It is a C++ library for building real-time audio apps. One of its main benefits...
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Microsoft Your Phone: Mirror your Android phone apps on Windows

In the Microsoft Surface event in New York last week, they announced a new application called Your Phone. It will work with Windows 10. The...
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What role does Linux play in securing Android devices?

In this article, we will talk about the Android Model particularly the Linux Kernel layer, over which Android is built. We will also talk...

A decade of Android: Slayer of Blackberry, challenger of iPhone, mother of the modern...

If someone says Eclair, Honeycomb, Ice Cream Sandwich, or Jelly Bean then apart from getting a sugar rush, you will probably think of Android...
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Fuchsia’s Xi editor is no longer a Google project

Raph Levien, an ex-software engineer at Google’s Fuchsia project, announced yesterday that Fuchsia’s Xi editor is no longer a Google-owned project. It is now...

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WireGuard launches an official MacOS app

Last week, the team at WireGuard announced an initial version of WireGuard for macOS and have also launched the app in the Mac App...

Announcing Homebrew 2.0.0!

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