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Sony Xperia Z2 Gets Unofficial Android N Dev Preview Port

04/22/2016, When Google officially released Android N’s developer preview, they only made it available to Nexus handsets. We suppose this shouldn’t really come as a surprise since Nexus devices are as “pure” as they get when it comes to Android smartphones....

Police Want Google And Apple To Block Encryption Apps

04/21/2016, Apps with encryption isn’t so much about trying to skirt around the government’s prying eyes, but it’s more about security and privacy in general. Sometimes we might send sensitive information like credit card information or company secrets that...

Sprint’s Galaxy Note Edge, S5 Sport Receives Marshmallow Update

04/21/2016, If you bought either the Samsung Galaxy S5 Sport or the Galaxy Note Edge from Sprint back in 2014, we guess we can’t blame you if you’re a little worried that the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update might not make it to you guys, or that by the time it...

Crossy Road Updated With Multiplayer Feature

04/21/2016, If you’re a fan of endless runner titles, you might be familiar with Crossy Road. The 8-bit looking game has won over many gamers with its simple gameplay, not to mention the cute graphics. So much so that they even worked together with Disney to create...

Power-Tool Maker DeWalt Launches Their Own Smartphone

04/21/2016, When you think of smartphone brands, you might think of Samsung, Apple, LG, HTC, Xiaomi, Huawei, and etc. However in the past we have seen how some companies that have nothing to do with smartphones get in the smartphone game, such as Casio and even...

Microsoft Translator Can Now Translate Text Images

04/20/2016, Translating text from one language to another isn’t that hard and there are probably a ton of translation apps available at the moment. However translating a language from an image to text isn’t quite as common, although Google Translate has had the...

Chrome For iOS & Android Has 1 Billion Monthly Active Users

04/20/2016, Google’s Chrome is an incredibly popular browser, both for mobile and desktop. The fact that it can sync either platform also helps with its popularity, meaning that users won’t need to create new bookmarks or new browser history because what you save...

Google Scans Six Billion Apps Daily For Security Threats

04/19/2016, Google released its annual report on the state of Android security today. It released the report for the very first time last year and promised to make it an annual thing, so it’s keeping up with that promise today. Google mentions in the report...

HTC Nexus Mockup Looks Pretty Good

04/17/2016, As far as Nexus handsets are concerned, HTC has been only involved in one which was the first Nexus phone ever, which admittedly is a pretty important milestone for the company and Google’s Nexus lineup. Now thanks a post on Reddit, Redditor Daman09 has...

Android N Will Support Pressure Sensitive Displays

04/17/2016, Unlike Touch ID that launched with the iPhone 5s and has since inspired many smartphone makers to introduce similar security features on their products, 3D Touch/Force Touch did not appear to have the same runaway success despite the fact that there were...

Counter-Strike 1.6 Is Now Playable On Android

04/17/2016, There have been many versions of Counter-Strike that have been released over the years, but safe to say that many veterans are probably reminiscing about one of the “original” versions of the game, which is Counter-Strike 1.6. Now if you did grow up...

Android N Will See Google Redesign Their Emojis

04/13/2016, If there is one thing Google has been doing to set itself apart from the competition, it would be with its emojis which have been rather strangely designed. This isn’t so much a problem if you use Google’s apps like Hangouts, in which the emojis would...

You Can Now Stick Emoji To Moving Objects In Snapchat Videos

04/13/2016, Snapchat is sending out a new update today which allows its millions of users to stick emoji to moving objects in a video. The new update makes it possible to attach stickers and emoji to objects and have them track around a scene. This will enable users...

Samsung Might Have Revealed Android N’s Version Number

04/13/2016, Last month Google released the developer preview of Android N. Unfortunately the developer preview did not give us any inkling as to what the latest build of Android will be called, or what version number it will be, but now thanks to Samsung, it seems...