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Sony Is Still Working Nougat Update For Its Xperia Phones

01/23/2017, Several days ago Sony confirmed that due to some inconsistencies that users were experiencing with the Android 7.0 Nougat update, they decided to halt the rollout for now. It has been about 3-4 days since and we’re sure that some of you guys are...

Google Begins Testing Its Instant Apps Feature

01/23/2017, Last year during Google I/O, Google announced an upcoming feature called Instant Apps. Basically what this does is that instead of users having to install an app on their phone just to use certain features or services, Instant Apps will allow users to use...

Google Voice Gets A Much Awaited Update

01/23/2017, A couple of weeks ago, Google revealed that they were planning on giving its Google Voice service an upgrade. The good news is that if you’ve been anticipating this update, Google has announced that the update to Google Voice is finally here and that...

Chromebooks Launched In 2017 Onwards Will Support Android Apps

01/23/2017, The idea of Chromebooks running Android apps isn’t new, and in fact last year a few OEMs started to include support for it in their devices. It’s not much but we guess it’s a start, although the good news is that starting in 2017 and onwards, all...

LG G6 Rumored To Come With Google Assistant Installed

01/20/2017, Right now, save for Google Home, Google Assistant is an exclusive to the company’s Pixel handsets. We’re not sure how long the exclusivity will run for, but it seems that it could be ending with the launch of the LG G6. According to the latest rumors,...

Google Play Services Introduces New ‘Instant Tethering’ Feature

01/20/2017, Tethering and turning our phones into WiFi hotspots is handy when you need to do some work on your laptop and the current WiFi is either too slow or not stable or simply not available. However sometimes setting up a WiFi hotspot can be a bit finicky but...

Sony Halts Android 7.0 Nougat Update For Its Xperia Devices

01/20/2017, Several days ago we reported that Sony had begun to roll out the Android 7.0 Nougat update to its Xperia handsets. This is great news for Xperia owners, but unfortunately it seems that some of you guys might have to wait a while. This is because Sony has...

Nougat Update For Galaxy S7 Defaults Display Resolution To 1080p

01/19/2017, If there is one thing that would be hard to fault Samsung on regarding the Galaxy S7, it would be its gorgeous display. Samsung’s choice of AMOLED displays have always been highly-praised, and with the Galaxy S7 it is no different especially when...

Samsung To Roll Out Nougat Update To Older Devices Later This Year

01/19/2017, So Samsung has been rolling out the Android 7.0 Nougat update to its latest flagship handsets, which last we checked is the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge. So what about Samsung’s older phones like the Galaxy Note 5 or the Galaxy S6? When are those phones going...

Waze Now Lets Users Browse Places By Category

01/19/2017, Waze is a great app if you’re looking to navigate your way to somewhere unfamiliar, or if you just want to avoid traffic in general. However just like Google Maps, users will be able to search for locations in broad terms, like street names, or building...

Super Mario Run For Android Set For A March Release

01/18/2017, While Super Mario Run might have been an iOS exclusive at the start, Nintendo did state that they would eventually bring the game onto Android, although they did not say when. The good news is that you no longer have to wonder about that because Nintendo...

Cortana On Android Drops Support For Microsoft Band 2

01/18/2017, It hasn’t been a year since Microsoft added support for its Band 2 wearable to Cortana for Android. The company has now decided that there’s no reason to keep it around anymore so it has decided to drop support for the Band 2 wearable from...