Developers Android News

Universal ADB Helper makes it easy for newbies to tinker with the...

Rooting and tinkering with Android devices become easier and easier thanks to the great tools developers have whipped up, and another of those great...

Android 5.0.1 factory images now available for Nexus 6 and Nexus ...

Android 5.0.1 factory images have just been posted for both the Nexus 6 and Nexus 4. Jump on it.

PSA: Android Wear Watch Face developers need to use new APIs by J...

Tucked away inside Google's blog post for developers detailing the rollout of Android 5.0 and the Android Wear Watch Face APIs (API level 21)...

Devs: Android Studio 1.0 stable release finally arrives

Developers will enjoy this bit of news to start their post-lunch duties: Android Studio 1.0 has finally left "Release Candidate" status and has now...

Android 5.0 Lollipop is still on less than 0.1% of all Android de...

Google has released the latest platform distribution numbers for Android, a periodic report that gives developers an idea of what they should be targeting...

Starting next year, Google will automatically deduct as much as 2...

Android developers: starting next year, Google will automatically deduct VAT from all apps sold in the EU. The good news? You no longer have...

Leaked Android Lollipop firmware for Sprint’s Samsung Galax...

Folks with Nexus devices aren't the only ones who can begin playing around with Android 5.0 Lollipop. A recognized developer has leaked a test...

Cyanogen Inc. launches Themes Studio with Design Challenge contes...

Cyanogen Inc. wants themers to take notice of a new way to design themes for Cyanogen OS (formerly known as CM 11S on the...

Here’s how to restore LTE to your Nexus 4 following Android...

Lost LTE access on your Nexus 4 after the big Lollipop update? Try this latest community radio to get your high speed data back....

Android Studio nears 1.0 with Release Candidate 1

If you're an app developer who's switched (or is considering switching) to Android Studio, you'll no doubt be glad to learn that the popular...

Thank you to all of Phandroid’s great sponsors!

One week from Thanksgiving we'd like to give thanks a bit early. Thank you to all the app and game developers who signed up...

Developers can now start using Android Auto APIs to create apps f...

Google has just announced availability of the API for Android Auto, their platform for in-car dashes featuring the lovely operating system. Find out what...

TeamWin’s Recovery Project (TWRP) 2.8.2.0 now available for...

Rooters and developers who prefer to use TeamWin Recovery Project (affectionately known as TWRP), listen up -- you can now get it on your...

Google will screen all Android TV apps before allowing them into ...

In a move that goes completely against what Google has ever done with Android, Google's developer policy for Android TV spells out Google's intentions...

Chainfire brings Auto-root tool to 6 more Nexus devices with Andr...

Chainfire began the root train for Android 5.0 Lollipop on the Nexus 9, and now that the upgrades are out for most other Nexus...