Posts Categorized: Industry news

No More Sweet Android Names

After 9 versions of Android OSs named after sweet foods and candy (Kit Kat, Lollipop, etc.) Google is now naming the releases simply by version number, starting with the release of Android 10. Google has their reasons for doing so, and while it will certainly make our lives easier by not having to remember the… Read more »

iOS 13 Developer Preview

With the Apple Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) announcement on June 3, the developer preview of iOS 13 is now available for ADC members to download and begin testing. We’ll also be supporting this release, but only upon specific request, since we prefer to keep as many of our QA lab mobile devices running retail releases… Read more »

The Windows 10 May Update Is Live

The “May Update” for Windows 10 was released this week and is now live, bringing the OS version up to 1903.  Like other big Windows 10 releases, it is following a staggered rollout, so not everyone will be updating to it right away. Checking for updates manually may jump-start the process for some users, but… Read more »

Google Adds a Third-Party Private Search Option to Chrome

As tech companies face increased scrutiny from state and federal lawmakers regarding their user privacy and data collection practices, Google has quietly made a surprising change to the latest version of its popular Chrome browser. In addition to implementing 60 new security fixes, Google has also given Chrome users the option to set the privacy-oriented… Read more »