Android 12 Beta

Android 12 Could Arrive on October 4

The final Android 12 Beta update was released last week to all of Google's still-supported Pixel phones, with a promise of stable going live "in the weeks ahead." Without an exact date, that could mean anything from next week to November. Thankfully, an...

Google Contacts App Gets the Material You Treatment

Google said it was happening and they weren't lying. As a heads up to Android 12 users, the Contacts app is getting its Material You update, though, don't go expecting anything too crazy. From what we can tell, all that's really changed is the app's ability to...
Android 12 Beta

What’s New in Android 12 Beta 5?

Looking for what's new in the latest Android 12 Beta 5 that Google just released for your Pixel phone? We are digging in right here as we always do to give you the goods. We don't necessarily expect to find a bunch of new stuff, but there are already at least...
Android 12 Beta

The Final Android 12 Beta is Here!

Alright, we are officially on the final Android 12 Beta, as Google has just dropped Android 12 Beta 5 on us. This is the last beta release before the launch "in the weeks ahead," so feel free to grab it for your Pixel phone and get to playing. In the Android...
Chrome Beta Material You

Chrome Beta Gets the Material You Color Treatment

Material You is the focus of all app updates from Google it seems, with Android 12 on the way. Every time another major Google app gets an update, seeing that app take on Material You's "personal signal" wallpaper color theming is a fun little game. Chrome...