Google postpones Android 11 beta event amid protests in the US

Google postpones Android 11 beta event amid protests in the US

Google is postponing its Android launch event. Angela Lang/CNET Google said late Friday it’s postponing a virtual event that had been planned for next week, where the search giant was set to unveil the newest version of its Android mobile operating system.  The company didn’t give a specific reason for the delay, but suggested the […]
Android flagship phones can expect double-whammy speed boost in 2021

Android flagship phones can expect double-whammy speed boost in 2021

Arm Cortex-X1 chip design can be customized for better performance over the more mainstream Cortex-A78 design. Arm; illustration by Stephen Shankland/CNET For years, Android phone chips have trailed Apple iPhone processors in speed tests. But Arm, a chip company whose...
Google will launch Android 11 at an online event June 3

Google will launch Android 11 at an online event June 3

The next iteration of Google’s Android operating system is coming in June. Sarah Tew/CNET Google on Wednesday said it’s holding an online event next month to unveil the beta version of Android 11, the next generation of the search giant’s mobile...