How to Enable Android Oreo’s Accessibility Shortcut

Android has offered an ample of accessibility features which are quite an overwhelming at first glance. Users forcefully dig through settings to toggle tools like Switch Access, TalkBack and select to speak. Keeping Accessibility features in mind, Google has implemented this shortcoming that was a big headache until Android Oreo.


Thanks goes to the addition of a new “shortcut” That Android 8.0 has in its collection. New Android version now has made it significantly more handy to reach accessibility features.

Starting with android Oreo, Users now with the help of volume keys can quickly shift through an accessibility feature of their choice. Here is how you do it.

1. Open Settings


2. Tap Accessibility.


3. Tap Volume Key Shortcut.


4. Turn the feature on with the toggle. To allow the shortcut to take effect from the lock screen, you can check in the box otherwise leave it unchecked.


5. Tap Shortcut Service and pick the accessibility feature you’d like to allocate to the volume keys.


6. The shortcut is now ready for use.

For at least three seconds Hold down Volume Up and Volume Down from any app or screen to turn on the feature you chose earlier. You’ll hear a chime and the message will be showing you the feature is now enabled.

That’s all, you have learned how to set up a shortcut for an accessibility feature. In case you want to turn it off, just hold Volume Up and Volume down again for three seconds. Maybe you want to turn off the shortcut totally, head back to the Accessibility page in Settings and tap the Volume Key Shortcut toggle. Alternatively, to know how each feature functions from the Accessibility menu, you can modify that too from the settings.


Some Android Oreo’s smartphones you might want to check out.

Nokia 8-December-Security-update-now-available-in-India too.

Nokia 8 December Security update now available in India too.

Globally After an update to Nokia 3 and Nokia 5, HDM has started pushing out the new Security update to Nokia 8 in December. We got informed about this when Some forums discussed the Nokia 8 December Security update had been up for download even in India. For some reason, many countries are receiving it late.

Given that Finally, In India, December Android Security update is now set to get into Nokia 8 TA-1004 variant.

The December Security update for Nokia 8 weighs around an 87.6 MB in size as you can see in the screenshots too.
To download this update, users will either be prompted to download or can search the latest update by going to phone setting and then can download it if available.


Nokia 8  Security update changelog for December:

The changelog for the update stats the December Security patch that brings about many fixes for vulnerabilities together with UI enhancements and improved system stability. You can read the full changelog for December Security patch update by hitting up here.

HMD is releasing out Security updates and OS updates for Active Nokia smartphones every month without a fall. HMD has already assured that the Nokia Android Phones will be getting minimum two years of os update support.

What’re your reaction and views on this? Comment down below

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Android Wear devices receive an Oreo update.

Last week from an announcement if you’re aware of the fact that the Oreo update has started landing on Android Wear devices, What’s still missing is what are the names of the devices are getting it. Fortunately, As the Google has everything to do with it so is pretty much involved, and now officially unveiled the list.

All of the names in the list include the LG Watch, Fossil Q Venture, Sport, Louise Vuitton Tambour, Michael Kors Sofie, and Montblanc Summit.

On the top of that, the company has also brought out the list of wearables that will be receiving the update in the coming time. It’s a lengthy list holding names like Casio WSD-F10 Smart Outdoor Watch, Casio PRO TREK Smart WSD-F20, Emporio Armani Connected, Diesel Full Guard, and Fossil Q Control.

Some other titles include Huawei Watch 2, Guess Connect, Hugo BOSS BOSS Touch, Michael Kors Access Bradshaw, LG Watch Style, Michael Kors Access Dylan, MIsfit Vapor, Michael Kors Access Grayson, and Polar M600.

Here’s the entire list you can even download:

Android Wear orio update


Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ receive (updated) Android Oreo Beta 3

As the Update says – The Android 8.0 Oreo update is now landing on Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ units all over the UK. It’s a 600MB size update, which covers the November security patch and significant enhancements to Bluetooth stability. Continue reading Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ receive (updated) Android Oreo Beta 3