Kernel source codes for Motorola One Power and Moto Z3 Play are now available

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/motorola-one.jpg" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-512212" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/motorola-one-728x460.jpg" alt="" width="668" height="422" /></a></p> <p>The <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/08/31/motorola-introduces-two-android-one-devices-motorola-one-one-power/">Motorola One Power</a> and <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/07/06/moto-z3-play-review-unacceptable-price-decent-phone/">Moto Z3 Play</a> are fairly recent releases from Motorola, having debuted earlier this year. Both phones have now had their kernel source codes published on GitHub, meaning that custom development for them can now properly begin.</p> <p><span id="more-532179"></span></p> <p>Unlike most Motorola kernel source releases, the Z3 Play's took a while to arrive. We complained about the <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/12/03/kernel-sources-for-the-moto-z3-are-now-available/">Moto Z3's source code</a> having taken a bit long to get here, but the Z3 is actually a month newer than the Z3 Play.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/12/07/kernel-source-codes-for-motorola-one-power-and-moto-z3-play-are-now-available/"...

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Review: iPhone XR Clear Case – is it worth the premium price? [Video]

Apple’s long-rumored first-party clear case is now finally available. At $39.99, it’s pricier than many of the third-party iPhone XR clear case options out there. Is the iPhone XR Clear Case worth it? Watch our hands-on video review for the details. Synology RT2600ac: The AirPort Extreme replacement. Specifications First-party Apple product Hard clear case Specifically designed for 6.1-inch […]

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Cast your vote for the best Android apps released in 2018!

We’re nearing the end of 2018 and that means it’s time to judge the best of things. Our researchers and reviewers did an excellent job with the Best of Android 2018 for smartphones. However, there are still two more major categories that still need judgment. They include Android apps and Android games. We don’t have […]

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[Update: Another 30] Google Pay brings on support for 50 more US banks

<ul class="list-unstyled list-banners"><li> <a class="banner banner-update" title="View the 2018/11/21 2:34pm PST Update" href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/12/07/google-pay-brings-support-18-us-banks/#1"> <span class="update-header">Update<span class="update_1"> 1</span>: 2018/11/21 2:34pm PST</span> <div class="ellipsize"> <span class="update-title">The busiest shopping time of the year is finally upon us — and what were you planning to do, pay with cash or cards like some kind of Luddite? If</span> </div> </a> </li><li> <a class="banner banner-update" title="View the 2018/11/28 8:24am PST Update" href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/12/07/google-pay-brings-support-18-us-banks/#2"> <span class="update-header">Update<span class="update_2"> 2</span>: 2018/11/28 8:24am PST</span> <div class="ellipsize"> <span class="update-title">That 2,000-bank mark we referenced somewhat in jest just a few weeks prior is getting closer and closer all the time, and while we're still a...

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Files by Google now supports USB OTG storage exploring

The latest update to Files by Google brings USB OTG storage support. USB OTG support allows you to hook a USB drive to your phone and then use the app to navigate through the files. Not many people will use this, but it shows that Files by Google is an app the company is taking […]

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Google Allo v27: It’s about to be history, and now you can export yours [APK Download]

<p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/allo.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-532175" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/allo.png" alt="" width="728" height="410" /></a></p> <p>Google's fling with Allo is <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/12/05/google-confirms-allo-will-shut-down-hangouts-chat-and-meet-coming-to-non-corporate-users/">officially coming to an end</a>, and as we've seen with many other products in the past, that usually means it's time to grab your data and go. A new update to the Allo app is rolling out today that will make this much easier. Using a simple tool, you'll be able to export your chat logs and any media for safe keeping before Allo closes its doors for good at the end of March 2019.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/12/07/google-allo-v27-its-about-to-be-history-and-now-you-can-export-yours-apk-download/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/12/07/google-allo-v27-its-about-to-be-history-and-now-you-can-export-yours-apk-download/'>Google...

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250 million devices now support ARCore, Google celebrates with a new update

Google announced that 250 million devices support ARCore. Google also released ARCore version 1.6, which includes improvements to lighting and more. ARCore version 1.6 is available for developers starting today. With ARCore getting closer to its first birthday, Google announced that 250 million devices now support its augmented reality SDK. Supported smartphones include those from […]

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Holiday Deal Hub: Exclusive deals for 9to5Mac readers!

This year we are once again offering our Holiday Deal Hub including a curated list of exclusive deals for our readers. We’ve teamed up with some of our favorite brands making accessories for Macs, iPhones, iPads and more, and below put together some great discounts on products you can order now in time for shipping […]

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9to5Mac Daily: December 7, 2018

Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from 9to5Mac. 9to5Mac Daily is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, TuneIn, Google Play, or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. https://9to5mac.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/6/2018/12/9to5Mac-Daily-12-07-2018.mp3 9to5Mac Happy Hour New episodes of 9to5Mac Daily are recorded every weekday. Subscribe to our […]

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Messages 3.9 preps spam protection and calendar, file sharing [APK Insight]

This week, Google reiterated that Messages with RCS is its primary communication service for consumers. Messages 3.9 is rolling out today with work on spam protection and more types of file sharing, including calendar and documents. About APK Insight: In this ‘APK Insight’ post, we’ve decompiled the latest version of an application that Google uploaded […]

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190: Google Hangouts, Google Allo death, and RCS ‘Chat’ | 9to5Google Daily

Today we’ve got a catchup episode after the chaos of our reports on both Hangouts and Allo being shuttered, which Google confirmed. Also, a glimpse into the future and some deals. 9to5Google Daily is available on Google Play, iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, or through our dedicated RSS feed for Pocket Casts and other podcast players. https://9to5google.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2018/12/9to5google-daily-190.mp3 Deal: Get Pixelbook […]

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FCC starting to think carriers might not be telling the truth all the time

Huffington Post The FCC has opened an investigation into whether wireless carriers fudged data involved in government funding. The investigation revolves around rural wireless service, which may be much worse than carriers say it is. FCC chairman Ajit Pai says there could be “significant violations” of FCC rules involved. The FCC said today, via The Verge, […]

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