Final update to Android 7.1 Developer Preview

Posted by Dave Burke, VP of Engineering Today we’re rolling out an update to the Android 7.1 Developer Preview — the last before we release the final Android 7.1.1 platform to the ecosystem. Android 7.1.1 includes the developer features already available on Pixel and Pixel XL devices and adds optimizations…

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Windows 10 Anniversary Update

Windows 10 Anniversary Update will begin rolling out around the world. The Windows 10 Anniversary Update is full of new features and innovations that bring Windows Ink and Cortana to life; a faster, more accessible and more power-efficient Microsoft Edge browser; advanced security features; new gaming experiences and more. The…

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Microsoft’s Customer Guidance for WannaCrypt attacks and security update, including Windows XP, Windows 8, and Windows Server 2003

In these two day, many Windows users affected by the malicious “WannaCrypt” software. Microsoft posted “Customer Guidance for WannaCrypt attacks“, the steps to stay protected. Additionally, Microsoft are taking the highly unusual step of providing a security update for all customers to protect Windows platforms that are in custom support only, including…

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Java 8 Language Features Support Update

Posted by James Lau, Product Manager Yesterday, we released Android Studio 2.4 Preview 6. Java 8 language features are now supported by the Android build system in the javac/dx compilation path. Android Studio’s Gradle plugin now desugars Java 8 class files to Java 7-compatible class files, so you can use lambdas,…

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