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Sony reveals development of Xperia Home Android launcher will cease

2 monthes ago   |   By Phone Arena

Recently, Sony revealed that its Xperia Weather app would cease to receive feature updates going forward as part of cost-cutting measures within the brand's mobile unit. Now, in what appears to have been yet another inevitable move, the ax has fallen on Sony's own custom Android launcher, Xperia Home.
The team behind the launcher has revealed that a business decision at Sony has been taken that will see the launcher put into “maintenance mode.” This means it will no longer be updated with new features or updates, instead, Sony will simply resolve any important bugs or compatibility issues ...
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Sony Reveals Rollout Of Android P Beta 2 For Xperia ZX2

Sony Reveals Rollout Of Android P Beta 2 For Xperia ZX2

2 monthes ago   |   By Android Headlines

Sony has now revealed that its Sony Xperia XZ2 variants will be getting the Android P Beta 2 software update over the coming days and weeks. For those who might be interested in checking it out, there will be two ways to get it. Those who have already installed the first Android P Beta will see an OTA arrive automatically while those who haven't will need to install the new firmware from the associated Android P Beta site. Needless to say, this is effectively a developer preview of the next version of Android, which is slated for release sometime later this year - likely alongside the next...
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