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android-screen-900Android is the mobile operating system from Google. The software was originally built by a company called Android Inc, that was purchased by Google in 2005. From its modest debuts, Android has become a powerhouse that powers not only smartphones and tablet, but a host of other less high-profile devices and gadgets. Although Android is not a community-driven project, Google does release the source code as open-source under the Apache license.

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Alleged LG & Huawei Nexus Specs Leaked

08/04/2015, If the rumors are to be believed, this year we can look forward to seeing two Nexus handsets. One is expected to be from Huawei, and the other is expected to be from LG. So far we haven’t really heard much in terms of specs. We’ve heard a few...

August’s Android Distribution Figures Puts Lollipop At 18.1%

08/03/2015, The last time we checked, Android 5.x Lollipop was sitting at a combined distribution of 12.4%. This was back in June and for those who are wondering what the state of Android Lollipop is in August, it looks like the numbers have jumped rather...

Chrome Beta For Android Updated With Custom Tabs, Media Controls

08/03/2015, With Chrome belonging to Google and users being able to sign into the browser and sync their history, bookmarks, favorites, and more across devices, it is understandable why many users have turned to Google Chrome as their default browser. Now for those...

How To Use A File Manager In Android

08/02/2015, Unlike Windows, the stock Android system doesn’t come with a built-in file management system. However, Most users don’t even need the file management system on Android anyway. Everything is managed for them and they can easily access apps in the app...

Google Hangouts For Android Gets Customized Invites

07/31/2015, When you get a message from a stranger on the internet, you might be suspicious and rightfully so. However sometimes it might be a friend or co-worker that you don’t have on social media yet, so it isn’t always a dangerous or fishy situation. That...

Android M Developer Preview 3 Has Been Delayed

07/31/2015, Just like how Apple has been seeding iOS 9 betas to developers and the public, Google has also been steadily releasing developer previews of their next-gen mobile operating system Android M. So far there have been two releases with the third expected for...

How To Stream Music From PC to Android, With Muzecast

07/31/2015, Recently, many cloud music streaming services have sprung out, and almost every music lover has playlists on one of them. You can easily stream music from anywhere in the world for free and even see what others are listening. However, cloud music cannot...

Sony’s Android Concept Can Now Be Downloaded By All

07/30/2015, Not too long ago Sony announced that they were working on a new Android concept. Recent screenshots of the concept surfaced which shows a more vanilla/stock Android experience which we suppose is a good thing, but unfortunately the concept was only...

Another Android Security Flaw Discovered

07/30/2015, If you’ve been following the news this week then you might have heard about Stagefright, a flaw discovered in Android which can allow hackers to access a target’s device by simply sending a MMS message. It appears that this is not the only...

Silent Circle Joins Android For Work With Blackphone 2

07/30/2015, Blackphone is a privacy-focused smartphone developed by a company called Silent Circle, the company today announced that it has joined Google’s Android for Work program with a new handset called Blackphone 2. It’s Silent Circle’s first...

Razer Serval Gaming Controller Now Available From Google Play

07/29/2015, If you’re in the market for a new gaming controller for your Android device or even your Android TV, there are several options to choose from. However if you’re a stickler for brand, then you might be interested to learn that the Razer Serval gaming...

Cyanogen Replaces Google Calendar With Boxer As Default App

07/29/2015, It is no secret that the folks at Cyanogen Inc. want to distance themselves from Google as much as possible, despite the irony that its Cyanogen OS is based on Google’s Android operating system. In their latest move to “take Android away” from...

How To Control A PC From Android

07/29/2015, It may happen that you need to urgently to check something on a remote computer, and there’s no time to get back home, or to the office – or maybe someone needs urgent help with a problem. Being able to “see” and access files on a remote...

Official Reddit Android App Coming Soon

07/29/2015, Reddit is one of the most popular websites on the internet, no wonder it refers to itself as the internet’s front page. Despite that massive userbase Reddit still does not offer an official app for Android. Third-party clients are available and...