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Microsoft’s News Pro App Makes Its Way Onto Android

09/30/2016, Microsoft might not necessarily have had the same success on mobile compared to Apple and Google, but it seems that they might have found the next best thing: software. In the past few years, we’re starting to see Microsoft start to wiggle their way...

SwiftKey Beta For Android Lets You Type In 5 Languages At Once

09/29/2016, Some of us come from multicultural countries and backgrounds, where ultimately the language we speak isn’t necessarily of a single language, but of multiple languages combined. For example in Singapore, English can be spoken but at the same time...

Google Pixel XL 3D Render Shown Off In Video

09/29/2016, The other day a rendering of the Google Pixel XL made its way online. However it only showed the front of the phone, and the rest of the phone was really anyone’s guess. Now thanks to a post by @OnLeaks (via Phandroid), we have a better idea of what the...

Google Allo Passes 5 Million Installs On Google Play

09/28/2016, About a week ago, Google launched their new messenger app, Allo. The app was initially announced and shown off at Google I/O earlier this year, but it was only last week that it was finally released for both iOS and Android devices. How’s the app doing?...

Latest Chrome OS For The Pixel 2 Gets Google Play Store Access

09/27/2016, Earlier this year, Google confirmed that Chrome OS will soon be able to run Android apps, and that proved to be true when Google released Android apps for two Chromebooks, the Acer Chromebook R11 and the ASUS Chromebook Flip. The good news is that if you...

OnePlus Actively Working On Android 7.0 Update For The OnePlus 3

09/27/2016, There is a lot of uncertainty right now regarding the Android 7.0 Nougat update for smartphones. This is because unless you own a Nexus handset, there’s a good chance that you’ll probably have to wait months before your OEM pushes out the latest...

Moto Z & Moto G4 To Get Android Nougat Update In Q4 2016

09/27/2016, So we know that Google’s latest build of Android, which is Android 7.0 Nougat, has been out for a while now. Unfortunately the update process is very different compared to iOS where Apple is in control of the entire process. In Android’s case, OEMs...

New Render Of The Google Pixel XL Smartphone Leaked

09/27/2016, Thanks to a leak yesterday, we caught a glimpse of the upcoming Google Pixel smartphone. Now thanks to a new post on VentureBeat, a rendering of the Google Pixel XL smartphone has been revealed, although like we said yesterday, since both phones are more...

Latest Version Of Chrome For Android Comes With Improved Data Saver

09/27/2016, While carriers are offering customers more data than they used to, safe to say that this more or less corresponds with the quality of media that we get on the internet these days, meaning that with everyone starting to stream in Full HD, obviously more...

Google Reportedly Planning Huawei Nexus ‘Andromeda’ Tablet

09/26/2016, According to a recent report, word on the street has it that Google has a Pixel 3 laptop in the works that will run on Andromeda, Google’s rumored merger of both its Android and Chrome OS platforms. Now according to a new report from 9to5Google, they...

New Render Of The Google Pixel Phone Leaked

09/26/2016, Google is expected to unveil their new Pixel smartphones come 4th of October. We have seen mock ups of the phone before that were created based on information given, and now thanks to a report on VentureBeat, a new rendering has surfaced of that of the...

Google Reportedly Testing ‘Andromeda’ On The Nexus 9

09/25/2016, As you might have heard, word on the street has it that Google could be unveiling Project Andromeda on the 4th of October, which in case you haven’t heard, is Google’s vision of the future where Android and Chrome OS are merged together into a single...

Leaked Presentation Slide Reveals Sony’s Android 7.0 Roadmap

09/25/2016, If you own an Android device that isn’t a Nexus, chances are you’re probably wondering when your phone will be updated to the latest version of Android, Android 7.0 Nougat. OEMs don’t usually reveal their update plans so early on, but the good news...