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Finally, Android Oreo released for LG V30 and V30+

Finally, Android Oreo released for LG V30 and V30+

Last month, the company began testing beta testing Android 8.0 update for the V30 in its home market.

In terms of specifications, LG V30 sports a 6-inch P-OLED display (2880 x 1440) and an aspect ratio of 18:9. LG has now released the stable version of the Oreo update for the V30.

First AC local train service begins in the city; commuters elated
It is a Christmas gift for Mumbaikers as the city gets the first ever air- conditioned suburban train on Monday. However, unlike the other train, AC local tickets will also be available for weekly and fortnightly durations.

Google and Motorola announced the first Android One smartphone in the United States with the launch of Moto X4.

Following an Oreo update, the smartphones will contain picture-in-picture mode which allows users to conduct two tasks simultaneously. The company promised had that it would release the stable Oreo update by the end of 2017, and meanwhile, those who tested the beta update on Mi A1 have found some significant improvements in the phone. So, for example, one can minimise a YouTube video while sending a text message or writing an email. Android Oreo has various features such as including Background limits, over 60 new emojis, installation of apps via APK, notification dots, Wide-gamut colour for apps, and others. The former comes with 64GB of internal storage, while the latter packs 128GB of internal storage.

Harry Kane's scoring record could be one of many
The closest man to him in the "clubhouse" is Andrew Cole on 187 but Wayne Rooney is closer still, and yet to retire, on 208. But after his hat-trick against Burnley on Saturday night another Shearer record might just be three days away.

Powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor, the smartphone offer 4GB of RAM and 64GB/128GB of internal storage, which is further expandable up to 2TB via the microSD card slot.

Full metal unibody design with decent dual camera setup.

India complete 3-0 series whitewash over Sri Lanka
Both these T20Is also remained one-sided games as Sri Lankan batting lineup completely failed to match the opponent's strength. Unadkat and Hardik Pandya picked up two wickets each for India .

The Android 8.0 Oreo update includes a number of enhancements that help provide better performance, battery life, as well as stability when compared to Android Nougat.


  • Household of detained Indian 'spy' to go to him in Pakistan

    Household of detained Indian 'spy' to go to him in Pakistan

    He added that Pakistan had allowed Jadhav's meeting with his kin purely on "humanitarian grounds". Pakistan on December 20 issued a visa to Jadhav's wife and mother to visit Islamabad to meet him.
    I-880 in Hayward closed by accident that injured CHP officers

    I-880 in Hayward closed by accident that injured CHP officers

    Another officer in the vehicle , Jonathan Velasquez, was treated at a hospital for lacerations and released Monday, said Sgt. Camilleri's children "were expecting (their) father to come home and help open Christmas presents", Sanchez said.
    Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots total almost  $547 million

    Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots total almost $547 million

    The Mega Millions and Powerball games have jackpots totaling $547 million heading into the Christmas weekend. If no one wins, the Mega Millions jackpot will get even bigger for Friday's drawing.
  • Odisha Celebrates Christmas with Joy and Fervour

    Odisha Celebrates Christmas with Joy and Fervour

    St Joseph's Cathedral in Golmuri, the biggest church in Jamshedpur , witnessed a cro-wd of around 2,200 for midnight mass. Everyone from the community prayed for the peace and prosperity in Kashmir with people from other religions joining them.
    Trumps Wish the World a Merry Christmas from the White House

    Trumps Wish the World a Merry Christmas from the White House

    DONALD Trump has claimed he has made it acceptable for Americans to use the traditional greeting "Merry Christmas" once more . Trump opened the day by tweeting against the FBI's deputy director and the news media.
    Israel in touch with '10 countries' over embassy moves: deputy

    Israel in touch with '10 countries' over embassy moves: deputy

    She spoke a day after Guatemala said it would move its embassy to the city, a move slammed by Palestinian officials as "shameful". Guatemala and Honduras are both reliant on United States funding to improve security in their gang-ridden territories.
  • Julian Assange's Twitter account mysteriously disappears

    Julian Assange's Twitter account mysteriously disappears

    While the account was offline, anyone who tried to reach Assange's page received an error message from Twitter. In the meantime, speculation and conspiracy theories were trending in the United Kingdom on Christmas morning.
    Prayers Up: Erica Garner On Life Support After Suffering A Heart Attack

    Prayers Up: Erica Garner On Life Support After Suffering A Heart Attack

    Erica's foster mother, Tanya Goode , left the Brooklyn hospital distraught. "She's not doing well and we're praying". They ask that you take this holiday to enjoy your loved ones and for self care. "I'll tweet updates as I have them".
    Jai Ram Thakur elected new Himachal CM

    Jai Ram Thakur elected new Himachal CM

    Supporters of both Mr Thakur and Prof Dhumal had clashed recently outside the venue of a meeting of central observers earlier. The BJP had made development, fight against corruption and safety for women part of its poll plank.
  • Western Washington sees first

    Western Washington sees first "White Christmas" in years

    Current accumulations are expected to remain light to moderate, with highest amounts in the Litchfield hills and northeast hills. In 2012, 2014 and 2015, we saw snow on Christmas Day , and in 2011 we saw a big snowstorm just three days before.
    Apple Sued After Admitting It Slows Down Old Phones

    Apple Sued After Admitting It Slows Down Old Phones

    As much as this may sound like a move of an evil corporation, the fact is that actually Apple did the right thing for its users. Apple is facing a wave of class action lawsuits alleging that the company deceived customers by slowing down older phones.
    Pit bull attack leaves Kentucky woman dead, husband injured

    Pit bull attack leaves Kentucky woman dead, husband injured

    They warned residents not to engage with the animal and asked anyone who sees the dogs call Bell County Dispatch at 606-337-6174. It is unclear what drove the dogs to attack their neighbors, but experts say it's unlikely that pit bulls just turn bad.