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Google is improving gesture controls on Android Q

GOOGLE IS IMPROVING GESTURE CONTROLS ON ANDROID Q

Whether you like it or not, Android 9 Pie does introduce gestures to Android. Some find them to be lacking compared to the gestures...

Google testing Android Q navigation gestures that replace ‘back' button and speed up multitasking

GOOGLE TESTING ANDROID Q NAVIGATION GESTURES THAT REPLACE ‘BACK' BUTTON AND SPEED UP MULTITASKING

Android 9 Pie introduced a new gesture navigation system that makes heavy use of a pill-shaped icon to go home, open the app drawer,...

 
 
 
Android Q may have Pixel “pill” devour back button

ANDROID Q MAY HAVE PIXEL “PILL” DEVOUR BACK BUTTON

The Pixel “pill” sits at the bottom of the home screen on every Google Pixel smartphone running Android 9 Pie right this minute. This...

Ditch the nav bar on the latest Samsung phones with One UI

DITCH THE NAV BAR ON THE LATEST SAMSUNG PHONES WITH ONE UI

With OneUI and Android Pie, Samsung - like Google and OnePlus - is offering a gesture navigation system option to replace the traditional...

 
 
 
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 gets Android 9 Pie in China

SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 9 GETS ANDROID 9 PIE IN CHINA

South Korean manufacturing giant, Samsung, announced today that the Chinese version of the Galaxy Note 9 has started receiving a One...

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 begins receiving Android Pie update

SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 8 BEGINS RECEIVING ANDROID PIE UPDATE

Another Samsung device is getting its helping of Android Pie. The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is now being updated to Pie. The update is...

 
 
 
Gluten free banana bread

GLUTEN FREE BANANA BREAD

FODMAP friendly brown butter banana bread with dark chocolate and blueberries. Gluten free, refined sugar free and FODMAP friendly.

Vegan mint chocolate tart

VEGAN MINT CHOCOLATE TART

An AfterEight vegan tart alias, mint chocolate vegan tart! Also free from sugar and gluten.

 
 
 
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2019) announced with Android Pie

SAMSUNG GALAXY TAB A 10.1 (2019) ANNOUNCED WITH ANDROID PIE

The Galaxy Tab S5e isn't the only new tablet announced by Samsung today. The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2019) was revealed today as...

Android 9 Pie For The Galaxy Note8 Starts Rolling Out In Europe

ANDROID 9 PIE FOR THE GALAXY NOTE8 STARTS ROLLING OUT IN EUROPE

Samsung has reportedly begun updating the Galaxy Note8 to a stable Android 9 Pie release in a couple of European countries including...

 
 
 
Samsung's new Tab S5e is super thin, supports Bixby, and costs just $399

SAMSUNG'S NEW TAB S5E IS SUPER THIN, SUPPORTS BIXBY, AND COSTS JUST $399

Samsung's $399 Galaxy Tab S5e. [credit: Samsung ] Samsung's tablets have a lot going for them as enlarged Android devices, but the...

Samsung starts stable Android Pie update for Galaxy Note 8, but the US must wait

SAMSUNG STARTS STABLE ANDROID PIE UPDATE FOR GALAXY NOTE 8, BUT THE US MUST WAIT

Samsung was certainly not the fastest Android device manufacturer to roll out an official 9.0 goodie pack for a 2018 flagship model,...

 
 
 
Starbucks' Valentine's Day 2019 Deal Is A BOGO Happy Hour For Double The Love

STARBUCKS' VALENTINE'S DAY 2019 DEAL IS A BOGO HAPPY HOUR FOR DOUBLE THE LOVE

Happy Valentine's Day, everyone! It's finally time to unwrap those chocolates and order the heart-shaped pizza pie you've been wanting...

Samsung One UI review: Still Samsung's software

SAMSUNG ONE UI REVIEW: STILL SAMSUNG'S SOFTWARE

Samsung's best-ever software is beautiful and useful - but it's still Samsung software. The update to Android 9 Pie with a new One...

 
 
 
New Odroid-N2 single-board computer offers Android 9 Pie, 4K and USB 3.0

NEW ODROID-N2 SINGLE-BOARD COMPUTER OFFERS ANDROID 9 PIE, 4K AND USB 3.0

A new powerful single board computer and Raspberry Pi alternative has been created in the form of the Odroid-N2 which offers seven...

How to make food and meals more colourful, naturally

HOW TO MAKE FOOD AND MEALS MORE COLOURFUL, NATURALLY

In the past two month I have been taking lots of photos of my dishes, but posted very few recipes on the blog. Lack of time, yes, but...

 
 
 
February 2019 Journal: The Miracle of the Four Cabbages

FEBRUARY 2019 JOURNAL: THE MIRACLE OF THE FOUR CABBAGES

OwIN THIS MONTH'S JOURNAL... Sweet and Sour Cabbage Soup Charred Cabbage with Apples and Toasted Walnut Sauce Cabbage Mushroom Hand...

Cabbage and Mushroom Hand Pies

CABBAGE AND MUSHROOM HAND PIES

Hand pies are the cutest. These, made with a flaky pastry crust and stuffed with mushrooms and cabbage, are not only cute but delicious...

 
 
 
Motorola starts rolling out Moto Z3 Play Android 9 Pie in the U.S

MOTOROLA STARTS ROLLING OUT MOTO Z3 PLAY ANDROID 9 PIE IN THE U.S

Motorola's mid-range Android smartphone, the Moto Z3 Play made its debut in the United States back in June. Currently, the phone sells...

Blueberries improve communication between brain cells: Study found children's reaction times were almost 10 percent faster

BLUEBERRIES IMPROVE COMMUNICATION BETWEEN BRAIN CELLS: STUDY FOUND CHILDREN'S REACTION TIMES WERE ALMOST 10 PERCENT FASTER

You may want to encourage your child to eat more blueberries. A new study finds that children who eat blueberries react faster by about...