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Google Opinion Rewards Asking For Possible Android N Names

03/15/2016, When Google releases new builds of Android, it usually takes a while before a name can be decided on. Last year we had Android M which remained that way for a while before it was decided that it should be called Marshmallow. This year we have Android N...

T-Mobile’s Galaxy S7, S7 Edge Bootloaders Are Locked

03/15/2016, If you were hoping to root or tinker around with your Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge, you might be disappointed to learn that T-Mobile’s version of the handset apparently comes with its bootloaders locked, but the good news is that T-Mobile is working...

Night Mode Makes An Appearance In Android N

03/14/2016, Last year when Google announced Android 6.0 Marshmallow, one of the features noticed in the developer preview was a Dark theme setting. What this does is that it gives the UI a dark makeover which when used at night, is less glaring than having a white UI...

Android N Lets Users Adjust Their Display Calibration

03/14/2016, If there is one way that handset makers differentiate themselves from the others is through its display. We’re sure you’ve noticed why some displays might look more vibrant than others, and while display technology matters, it also boils down to how...

Android Users Can Soon Test Games Directly From Google Search

03/14/2016, There are many games out there for mobile, but not every single one of them is worth playing. Some games look like they might be fun, only to have them turn out to be the complete opposite. Now if you’d rather not spend your time and data downloading an...

Chrome For Android Finally Gets Ability To Pause Downloads

03/14/2016, If you never really felt the need for this feature or never really gave it any thought, you might be surprised to find out that up till now it has been impossible to pause and resume downloads on Chrome for Android. This functionality is already available...

Google Reassures OTA Updates For Android N Even If Flashed Manually

03/14/2016, Last week Google released the developer preview for Android N. Some of you guys might have been pretty excited about it and might have gone and downloaded the system image to flash the OS onto your phone manually. Now if you’re regretting that decision...

Enable Adoptable Storage On The Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 Edge

03/11/2016, Last month the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge handsets were announced, and one of the features that users were probably pretty pleased about was the return of the microSD card slot, a feature missing from the Galaxy S6. However the bad news was that while...

Android N Lets You Drag And Drop Text Between Apps

03/11/2016, As some of you guys might have already heard, the developer preview of Android N has been released. Now when it comes to copying and pasting on smartphones, it isn’t as easy compared to using a computer, but it seems that Android N is hoping to solve...

AT&T Could Release Marshmallow For Galaxy Note 5 Today

03/11/2016, If you own the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 on AT&T’s network and you’re wondering when you will be able to get your hands on the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update, you might be interested to learn that the release of the update could be as soon as today....

Android N For The Nexus 5 Is Still A Possibility

03/10/2016, When Google released the developer preview of Android N, the handsets and devices with the software included the Nexus 6, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus 9, Nexus Player, the Pixel C, and the Android One handset. Missing from that list is the Nexus 5 which was...

Waze 4.0 For Android Launched

03/10/2016, Every single app will need an update from time to time in order to improve, that is for sure, otherwise it will simply stagnate and enter into app oblivion as the world moves on to the next big thing. Google-owned Waze is an app that has greatly helped...