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How to Get the Android 8.0 Oreo Beta on Your Galaxy S8
If you bought the Pixel 2 or you’re using an older Google-branded smartphone, you’ve already got Android 8.0 up and running. But for everyone else, that update is still out of reach. Thankfully, it looks like Samsung is getting ready to test the latest version of Android on the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus.
Here’s what you need to know to get your hands on Samsung’s Android 8.0 beta as soon as possible.
How to Prepare for Samsung’s Android 8.0 Beta Test
Samsung hasn’t officially confirmed when it plans to release the first beta, but we may already have the details. One Reddit user recently did some digging in the Samsung Plus app (which offers tips and access to special programs in the U.S.) and discovered multiple mentions of something called the Oreo Beta Program.
According to the leak, Samsung will open up its Android 8.0 beta for the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus on Nov. 2 at 11 a.m. (no timezone mentioned), when you’ll be able to access it via the Samsung Plus app. In the U.S., the beta is available for T-Mobile, Sprint and unlocked versions of the phones, with just 7,500 spots open for each.
In the leak, Samsung also notes that the beta program is “First come, first served,” so you’ll want to act fast. In the meantime, it’s worth making sure you have the Samsung Plus app ready to go on your phone.
What Android 8.0 Brings to the Galaxy S8
The biggest reason to update your Samsung phone to the latest version of Android is probably for the emoji. Not only does the the new software include a bunch of new emoji options, it also overhauls some of the older designs for the better.
According to another Reddit user who claims to have gotten early access to the beta on their Galaxy S8, the phone runs a lot faster and more smoothly after the update. Other new Android 8.0 features include the ability to turn off notification badges and snooze notifications, along with better battery life. However, it’s unclear if all those improvements will make it into Samsung’s version of the update.
We should know more soon. Until then, keep an eye on the Samsung Plus app if you want to test out Android 8.0 on your Galaxy S8.
If you’re tired of being embarrassed by the old “An1mari99@yahoo.com” email address you have to enter when you log into your Apple account, some good news: you can finally change your Apple ID username, according to Apple’s updated support documents.
Previously, it was impossible to convert an Apple ID email address without creating a brand new account. Longtime Apple users invested in the company’s iOS, iTunes, or macOS ecosystem have probably been stuck with the same Apple ID, most likely a third-party email address, for quite some time. Whether you’d like to retire that embarrassing (or compromised) email address, declare email bankruptcy, or start over with an official Apple ID, complete with inbox, with, here’s how to ditch the old email address of yore and finally go all-in. Before You Change Your Apple ID
Don’t rush into changing your Apple ID without getting your ducks in a row. Apple suggests you log out of whatever devices you own. If you use Apple services on other non-Appl…
If you are like me, I spend most my free time at my desk and on the computer. When I leave my desk I get frustrated when I don't have access to files on my home computer. I found an article that goes into detail of how to turn your computer into a remote access media center. Being able to share files with others, stream music and video, access files as well as share them, is a life saver.
Do you ever wonder how can you map one exe file to another exe file ?? For example, if you try to open calc.exe then it will open cmd.exe automatically.
You can easily do it by executing a simple batch program and can read the inline comments in the code to understand the code.
Image Hijack Code
Rem For any doubts please visit www.secsavvy.com.
Rem Purpose: to remap a exe to another exe file.
Rem It is used for commenting in Program.
Rem Echo off means you dont want to display prompt like "C:".
Rem to insert blank line
Rem It displays the text on cmd.
Echo Image Hijack Program
Rem It will set the title of window.
Title Image Hijack v 1.0 by Ayush (www.secsavvy.com)
Echo 1. Remap a exe
Echo 2. Delete previous entries
Echo Enter your choice(1/2):
Rem This command it set the variable "exename" to the value entered by user.
Rem For more info type set /? in cmd
SET /P option=
Rem goto transfer the control …