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Android Users Beware: Malware Present

Android Users Beware: Malware Present

Millions of Android phones have been hit by malware that has been installing apps and spying on the browsing habits of users. E...

Jul 8 2016, 9:10am CDT

Android Can Now Launch Apps Based on Location

Android Can Now Launch Apps Based on Location

Google has really been pushing for its users to take the apps that they provide into account when they are out and about. Becau...

Jun 9 2016, 3:20pm CDT

Android N - The Biggest Android Release on the Doorstep

Android N - The Biggest Android Release on the Doorstep

Android N is going to be released with a bang, at least the expectations generated by the release news is indicative of that....

Mar 9 2016, 11:40pm CST

Android Apps Get Own Store

Microsoft Repackages Apps

Microsoft has set aside a bunch of Android apps on their own app store that is called "Microsoft Apps." Its purpose? To put all...

Dec 17 2015, 2:21pm CST

Microsoft previews Skype for Business on iOS and Android

Microsoft previews Skype for Business on iOS and Android

Skye for Business can now be tested on the iPhone and Android devices....

Aug 12 2015, 6:06am CDT

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 Android 4.4.4 Update Now Available at T-Mobile

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 Android 4.4.4 Update Now Available at T-Mobile

The carrier announced on their support page that the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4.0 Android 4.4.4 update is now being pushed to users....

Oct 27 2014, 9:51am CDT

Android 5.0 Lollipop to release for Galaxy S5 in December

Android 5.0 Lollipop to release for Galaxy S5 in December

Even after Samsung releases the Android 5.0 for the S5, and you are on a carrier contract, chances are you will be kept waiting...

Oct 26 2014, 2:10pm CDT

Android 5.0 Lollipop Release Date For Nexus 4, 5 And Nexus 7, 10 Revealed

Android 5.0 Lollipop Release Date For Nexus 4, 5 And Nexus 7, 10 Revealed

The Nexus 7 (both 2012 and 2013-Wi-Fi variants) and the Nexus 10 will be getting Android Lollipop as early as November 3rd this...

Oct 17 2014, 2:00pm CDT

Android 5.0 Lollipop Is Now Official

Android 5.0 Lollipop Is Now Official

Here’s Everything You Need To Know...

Oct 15 2014, 2:33pm CDT

Google reveals the $649 Nexus 6

Google reveals the $649 Nexus 6

Pre-orders begin on October 29th...

Oct 15 2014, 12:38pm CDT

Android L being tested on Samsung Galaxy S5

Android L being tested on Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung is implementing TouchWiz into Android L...

Oct 3 2014, 11:49am CDT

Motorola Shamu aka Nexus 6 has huge 5.92-inch Screen

Motorola Shamu aka Nexus 6 has huge 5.92-inch Screen

The rumored Nexus 6 leaked with more details and a giant screen....

Sep 25 2014, 3:26am CDT

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Launching in 140 Countries Next Month

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Launching in 140 Countries Next Month

Over 140 countries will be able to buy Samsung's latest phablet next month....

Sep 24 2014, 2:59am CDT

ZTE Launches 5.7-inch ZMAX On T-Mobile

ZTE Launches 5.7-inch ZMAX On T-Mobile

ZTE is expanding its footprint in the U.S. The ZMAX should help the Chinese company gather more customers into its fold....

Sep 17 2014, 5:16am CDT

Google launches $105 Android One

Google launches $105 Android One

The Google project eyes low-price smartphone boom...

Sep 15 2014, 11:08am CDT

Google Poised to Unveil Android One Phones in India

Google Poised to Unveil Android One Phones in India

Google's event will kick off today in New Delhi, India....

Sep 15 2014, 1:57am CDT

OnePlus One pre-order system coming in October, Is it too late?

OnePlus One pre-order system coming in October, Is it too late?

In an AMA session on Reddit, the company said that it will launch a pre-orders system sometime in October....

Sep 1 2014, 6:37am CDT

Nike+ Running App announced for the Samsung Gear S

Nike+ Running App announced for the Samsung Gear S

The Nike+ Running App will launch together with the Samsung Gear S in October this year....

Sep 1 2014, 3:36am CDT

Whatsapp Androidwear support now out of Beta

Whatsapp Androidwear support now out of Beta

Whatsapp has come out of beta giving support to Androidwear devices....

Sep 1 2014, 3:07am CDT

Nokia partners with Samsung to bring HERE maps to Galaxy smartphones

Nokia partners with Samsung to bring HERE maps to Galaxy smartphones

Samsung has signed a partnership with Nokia to bring its iconic HERE maps on Samsung Galaxy smartphones. Samsung isn't pul...

Aug 30 2014, 1:17am CDT

LG gives a SNEAK PEEK OF NEW G WATCH R AT IFA 2014

LG gives a SNEAK PEEK OF NEW G WATCH R AT IFA 2014

LG's New Android Wearable os the First to Feature Full Circle P-OLED Display...

Aug 28 2014, 6:07am CDT

Google Play Store boasts more downloads than the Apple App Store

Google Play Store boasts more downloads than the Apple App Store

The increase in downloads didnt bring much revenue increase for Google as compared to Apple...

Jul 21 2014, 11:39am CDT

The Android Wear Review: A Look Into The Future

The Android Wear Review: A Look Into The Future

Just as Google presented the world with their vision of a modern mobile operating system in Android, the Mountain View based co...

Jul 14 2014, 1:35am CDT

The first game on Android Wear is a Flappy Bird clone

The first game on Android Wear is a Flappy Bird clone

The game is available as Flopsy Droid in the wearables section of the Play Store....

Jul 9 2014, 2:32pm CDT

Wiping Android Phones doesn’t Delete Personal Data - This is How to Do It

Wiping Android Phones doesn’t Delete Personal Data - This is How to Do It

Have you sold your used Android phones in the past when upgrading to a new smartphone? Were you safe, making sure to reset the...

Jul 9 2014, 8:58am CDT

Android L to come to devices pretty soon

Android L to come to devices pretty soon

Motorola, HTC and Google devices confirmed to get the update...

Jul 7 2014, 2:51pm CDT

Stop Your Android Device From Broadcasting Your Location

Stop Your Android Device From Broadcasting Your Location

Your Android device may be broadcasting your location, even if its screen is turned off...

Jul 6 2014, 12:50pm CDT

VLC for Android Finally Available in the US

VLC for Android Finally Available in the US

It can be downloaded from the Play Store...

Jul 4 2014, 2:40pm CDT

Samsung Gear Live availability expanded

Samsung Gear Live availability expanded

The teardown reveals Snapdragon 400 chip similar to the LG G watch...

Jul 2 2014, 7:38am CDT

New app shows us how incredible Google’s ‘Project Tango’ devices will be

App Reveal Google Project Tango Awesomeness

Google recently showed off new prototype tablet and smartphone hardware that was part of an intriguing endeavor dubbed “Projec...

Jun 30 2014, 3:34pm CDT

Less Than 1/4 Of Android Phones Work With Google’s New Smartwatches

Less Than 1/4 Of Android Phones Work With Google’s New Smartwatches

23.9% of active Android phones are currently Wear-friendly...

Jun 28 2014, 4:09pm CDT

Restricting Android Wear To Newest Android Phones Is Big Mistake

Restricting Android Wear To Newest Android Phones Is Big Mistake

As reported earlier (here and here), Google unveiled on Wednesday its Android Wear software for wearable devices (smart watches...

Jun 27 2014, 6:00am CDT

How Google trolled everyone with Android L and the Nexus 9

How Google trolled Everyone with Android L and the Nexus 9

Google had some very exciting announcements in store yesterday concerning its operating systems and web services, but the comp...

Jun 27 2014, 1:46am CDT

Android L wil hit Moto X and Moto G

Android L wil hit Moto X and Moto G

Google did not spill any important details about Android L during its I/O keynote on Wednesday, so it’s not clear what the nam...

Jun 27 2014, 1:45am CDT

Android Auto Details

Android Auto Details

In Google's vision, Android will be with you wherever you go. It’s in your smartphone. When your smartphone’s far away, it’s on...

Jun 27 2014, 1:44am CDT

Android Wear Apps Are Not Very Exciting Yet

Android Wear Apps Are Not Very Exciting Yet

Android Wear, Google’s operating system that works on wearables like smartwatches, has a few nifty features — it can take voice...

Jun 26 2014, 3:46am CDT

Android L: The Missing Features

Android L: The Missing Features

Google has got its 2014 I/O keynote out of the way, and for the most part the Android updates look impressive. The new design f...

Jun 26 2014, 1:08am CDT

Google launches Android One smartphone program

Google launches Android One smartphone program

The smartphone program strives to provide a unified feature set tailored-made for the market the phone is launching in....

Jun 25 2014, 4:34pm CDT

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