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Google Will Now Display Search Results For Apps More Beautifully

08/28/2015, If you’ve tried searching for apps in Google Search, the results are pretty standard. Granted in the recent years Google has made it easier for users to launch the app store from the search results itself, but with the latest update to its search...

Android 6.0 Marshmallow Adds Per-App Battery Usage In mAh

08/28/2015, When Android 6.0 Marshmallow was announced earlier this year (when it was still known as Android M), one of the changes Google announced that they would be bringing to the operating system would be better battery management. This resulted in a feature...

How To Find a Song In Seconds

08/28/2015, It is frustrating to have a song or melody stuck in your mind and you can’t seem to put your finger on its exact title or artist name. Fortunately, there are now easy ways to identify a song even if you don’t know the exact lyrics, or just know the...

New LG Nexus (2015) Render Makes Its Way Online

08/28/2015, The most recent rumor we have heard about the LG Nexus (2015) is that it will be released on the 29th of September. While the rumor did not mention anything about the Huawei Nexus, we can only assume that it will share a similar date, unless LG and Huawei...

LG Nexus (2015) Rumored For 29th September Release

08/28/2015, The rumors are suggesting that this year we could be treated to two Nexus handsets. One from Huawei and the other from LG. Unfortunately apart from leaked photos and alleged specs surfacing online, it’s really anyone’s guess as to when these phones...

Alleged LG Nexus (2015) Front Panel Pops Up Online

08/27/2015, Thanks to a series of leaks, images of the LG Nexus (2015) have started to circulate the web and in case you weren’t entirely convinced, new images have popped up online courtesy of user @manu09090 who posted photos of the front panel of the upcoming...

Lara Croft GO Released On iOS And Android Devices

08/27/2015, Back in June, Square Enix announced Lara Croft GO. The game was also pegged for a 27th of August release and if you were looking forward to the game, you will be pleased to learn that the game has since been released. It is currently available on iOS and...

Alleged LG Nexus (2015) Benchmarks Tell A Different Story

08/25/2015, According to an earlier rumor of the LG Nexus (2015)’s specs, it was suggested that the phone will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 620 processor with 4GB of RAM. This does not make it a particularly powerful phone, but given that the rumors are...

WhatsApp Android Update Brings Custom Notifications For Contacts

08/25/2015, WhatsApp has released an update for its Android application today with a couple of nice little features today, a feature that’s particularly noteworthy is the ability to set custom notifications for contacts. You can now set custom notifications for...

LINE For Android Introduces LINE Out Low-Cost Calling

08/25/2015, LINE is a messaging app that seems to be particularly popular in Asia, like in countries such as Japan, Thailand, Korea, and Malaysia, just to name a few. Recently the company has announced that they have updated the Android app and it will now come with...

Britain’s WileyFox Launches Two New Cyanogen OS Smartphones

08/25/2015, In China there is OnePlus. The company is relatively new but they have been making waves, thanks to its initial efforts of the OnePlus One that came with Cyanogen OS preinstalled. While the partnership has since ended, the company still has a lot of...

Vysor Lets Controls Your Android Phone From Your Computer

08/25/2015, Our computers and our phones exist as separate devices, and to a certain extent there are things we can do that syncs across either device, like how you can send iMessages through your computer or iOS device, or how you can chat via Hangouts on your...

Alleged Nexus 8 Makes An Appearance On Geekbench 3

08/24/2015, There have been many rumors surrounding the Nexus 8 tablet and going back as far as 2013. Assuming this is true, Google would have essentially made a tablet in display increments of around 1-inch. After all we have the Nexus 7, the Nexus 9, and the Nexus...

Cortana For Android Beta Officially Released

08/24/2015, We have known for a while now that Microsoft is developing Cortana for Android and just last month an early version of the app was leaked, today Microsoft has officially released Cortana for Android beta. Anyone can download and install the app on their...