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Android O Expected To Be Release On August 21

08/18/2017, With all the fancy new features and changes that Google will be bringing to Android O, we’re sure many Android owners are looking forward to its release. However there is no official word on when the update will be available, but we could be getting...

New Tekken Mobile Game Announced For iOS And Android

08/18/2017, If you’re a fan of the Tekken franchise and wouldn’t mind playing the game on your phone, you’ll be pleased to learn that the folks at Bandai Namco have announced a new Tekken mobile game. The game will be available for both iOS and Android gamers,...

Google Working To Bring Project Treble To Existing Devices

08/17/2017, One of the criticisms of the Android mobile operating system is that when it comes to releasing updates, it can be a bit slow unless you own a Nexus or Pixel handset. Google has tried to remedy this over the years with various initiatives, and earlier...

500 Million Devices Now Supported By Android Instant Apps

08/17/2017, We download a ton of apps on our phones, and sometimes there are apps we download for a specific event or purpose, use it a couple of times, and never bother with it again, which is a waste of time and also it is a rather inefficient use of mobile data...

Google Testing Search Lite App For Emerging Markets

08/17/2017, Many of us tend to take our internet speeds and reliability for granted, and whenever our internet experiences a slight hiccup, we lose our minds. Unfortunately there are millions of people around the world who do not have access to stable internet, let...

Polaroid Unveils Its New Android Smartphones

08/17/2017, If you grew up in the era of the film camera, there’s a good chance that the Polaroid brand might be familiar to you. What made Polaroid so different from other camera makers is that their cameras had the ability to print photos on the spot, whereas...

LTE Apple Watch Might Not Be Able To Make Calls, No Android Support

08/16/2017, Apple’s walled garden approach usually means that third-party support isn’t quite as available compared to other companies, and if you were hoping that this year would be the year that Apple finally introduces support for Android devices for the Apple...

HTC U11 To Get Bluetooth 5.0 With Android O Update

08/14/2017, Recently there were reports to suggest that the HTC U11 could be getting an update to its firmware that would give the phone Bluetooth 5.0 capabilities. It turns out the rumors were true after all because HTC has since confirmed this themselves in a post...

Android O Will Be Last Major Update For OnePlus 3, 3T

08/11/2017, At the rate phones are being released, it is safe to say that companies tend to stretch themselves too thin which is when when it comes to Android updates, many companies pick and choose which devices they want to focus on, and more often than not after a...

Titanfall: Assault Has Launched On Mobile Devices

08/10/2017, If you’re a fan of the Titanfall franchise, you might be interested to learn that Titanfall will now be playable on your mobile device, or at least in a sense as Titanfall: Assault has since been launched for iOS and Android devices. However unlike the...

Samsung Makes Its Mobile Browser Open To All Android Devices

08/10/2017, When it comes to mobile internet browsers, there are quite a few to choose from. However if you’re looking for an alternative to whatever you’re using right now, you might be interested to learn that Samsung has announced that its Samsung Internet...

Lenovo’s Phab2 Series Will Not Be Getting Android 7.0 Nougat

08/10/2017, Android OEMs aren’t particularly well known for being timely when it comes to issuing Android updates, and we guess we can’t really blame them. After all many of them have multiple handsets to juggle, so finding the time and resources to push the...