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Hearthstone Gets Installed On Android Smartphones (Unofficially)

12/18/2014, For Android gamers, they’re probably pleased to learn that Blizzard’s Hearthstone has recently begun to rollout for Android tablets. The mobile phone version which will cover iPhones and Android smartphones is expected to take place in 2015, but the...

Facebook Tests Out New Android App UI

12/17/2014, Could Facebook be testing out a brand new user interface when it comes to its official Android application? Apparently so, as Facebook looks as though they are gradually flicking the switch on for a server-side change to kick in, that will allow the app...

Google Drive Updates Android And iOS Apps

12/17/2014, We have heard of some improvements made to Google Drive not too long ago, where Gmail for Web has been updated to deliver better Google Drive attachment support, and the OK Google command too, will be making its way to the Google Drive app. While we do...

Hearthstone For Android Global Rollout Underway

12/16/2014, Yesterday we reported that Blizzard had finally released their free digital card game Hearthstone for Android tablets. However as we noted, the initial released was limited to Australia, New Zealand, and Canada, with Blizzard stating that they expect a...

Baldur’s Gate 2: Enhanced Edition Arrives On Android

12/16/2014, The other day we reported that Baldur’s Gate 2: Enhanced Edition would be making its way onto Android and iPhone devices, and if you’re a fan of the classic RPG and want to relive it again on your mobile device, you can. Baldur’s Gate 2: Enhanced...

Nest Google Now Integration Goes Live

12/15/2014, We reported just yesterday that soon Nest thermostat users will be able to control this connected object through Google Now. Today, the integration has gone live. Android users can now take advantage of Google Now to control their Nest thermostat by using...

Andromium Will Turn Your Android Smartphone Into A Desktop PC

12/11/2014, It has been said many times before that our smartphones these days are really powerful and they’re essentially computers that fit into our pocket, so with all that power under the hood, why can’t we use it like we would a computer? Well for starters...

Hulu Offers Free TV Shows For Android Users For The Holidays

12/11/2014, So you’re heading back home for the holidays where you’ll probably meet up with old friends, hang out with family, and as fun as that is, sometimes a little “me” time is always a good thing. Well if you’re looking forward to catching up with...

Indiegogo App Finally Lands On Android

12/11/2014, Indiegogo is a popular website used by people for their crowdfunding efforts. Even though it has been around for quite some time, the team behind Indiegogo has taken a lot of time to release mobile applications. The first native iPhone app arrived for...

Updated MSN Apps Land On iOS And Android

12/11/2014, Earlier this year there were rumors that Microsoft is going to rebrand several of its products, such as a rebrand of Windows Phone to simply Windows, and the branding of Nokia Lumia devices to Microsoft Lumia. This September we saw the company refresh...

Indian Users Get YouTube Offline Viewing

12/11/2014, Google’s Android One program was aimed squarely at emerging markets like India. When it was talking up this new initiative the company also revealed that soon YouTube users in the country will be able to save videos from within the app for viewing...

Moto G Google Play Edition To Receive Android 5.0.1 Lollipop

12/10/2014, Earlier this month, we did bring you word that the Moto G smartphone from Motorola was set to pick up the Android 5.0 Lollipop update, and that ought to have sent down a tingle of excitement through the spines of qualified Moto G owners. Well, if you...