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Xperia Z3′s PS4 Remote Play Ported To Other Android Devices

09/22/2014, When Sony announced the Xperia Z3, one of the features of the phone was the PS4 Remote Play. For those who might have missed the announcement or who are unsure as to what the PS4 Remote Play is about, it’s basically where the Xperia Z3 handset can act...

Google Now Bill Reminders Rolling Out To More Users

09/21/2014, Earlier this year it was noted that there was a possibility of Google Now being able to remind you when to pay your bills. The feature appeared to be in testing at that time and it was rolled out to what seemed like a very limited group of people. Well...

Android L Update For Galaxy S5, Note 4, Before 2015

09/18/2014, The Android L is touted to be one of the most important Android updates to date, although there is no finalized name to the mobile operating system just yet. Still, much has been talked about this particular mobile operating system version from Google,...

Anki Drive Prices Cut As Android Support Lands Next Month

09/18/2014, Last year the Anki racing game was announced. The starter kit for this game contains a track and two toy cars that are backed by artificial intelligence so they don’t just go round and round the track, they actually have some pretty cool tricks up...

Goat Simulator Heads To iOS And Android Platforms

09/17/2014, Better late than never, as the game known as Goat Simulator is finally making its way over to both iOS as well as Android platforms, thanks to the efforts by developer Coffee Stain Studios who will deliver this crazy game idea to the mobile platform after...

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 Review

09/17/2014, Released in July 2014, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 (after the 10.5-inch display) is touted as “The Next Big Thing.” Those who like to nitpick semantically might point out the Galaxy Tab S is physically smaller than the Samsung Galaxy Note Pro with a...

Cosmos Browser For Android Helps You Browse The Internet Via SMS

09/16/2014, While we might think that surfing on our respective tablets and smartphones are more or less a given these days, do spare a thought for the many who live in areas where there is spotty or no 3G and LTE connectivity at all. Perhaps in such situations,...

Android Silver Program Rumored To Have Been Put On Hold

09/16/2014, Earlier this year we reported that Google was working on a new initiative called Android Silver. The idea behind Android Silver is to introduce more handsets that would feature great hardware as well as a more pure Android experience, thus allowing Google...

Google Play Store With Material Design Screenshots Leaked

09/16/2014, We expect that in the coming weeks or months that Google will be releasing the next major update to Android – Android L. The update will bring about a host of changes and new features that Google will be introducing to the Android operating system,...

Apple Posts Guide On How To Switch From Android To The iPhone

09/16/2014, One of the reasons some Android users have given in the past about why they don’t want the iPhone is because it has a small display, at least compared to most Android phones. Heck, even with the iPhone 5, the increase in screen size still put it behind...

NVIDIA LTE SHIELD Tablet Pre-Orders Start

09/16/2014, NVIDIA has just announced that pre-orders for its SHIELD Tablet LTE have started. This comes within the timeframe originally hinted by NVIDIA, and the other important point is that the $399 LTE version has 32GB of local storage (vs. 16GB for the $299 WiFi...

Chrome For Android Displays Yours Answers In Search Suggestions

09/15/2014, Google’s suggested searches are pretty convenient as it saves you time from typing out your whole query. However it seems that Google could be making your life even more convenient by displaying the results to your questions before you even ask for it....

Sprint Galaxy S5 Sport Review

09/15/2014, In addition to offering a variety of colors for the Galaxy S5, Samsung is also broadening the line with two additions to the family—the AT&T Galaxy S5 Active and the Sprint Galaxy S5 Sport (compare the specifications of the S5 vs. S5 Active vs. S5...

Sony Xperia T2 Ultra Gets Android 4.4.3 KitKat Update

09/12/2014, When it comes to smartphones and the various firmware updates which roll out for them, it can be quite a chore trying to keep up with the latest releases. Having said that, here we are with word that the Sony Xperia T2 Ultra that picked up Android 4.4.2...