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Cortana Will Soon Work On The Android Lock Screen

01/18/2017, Microsoft’s digital personal assistant Cortana may have started out on its Windows Phone platform but the assistant has since been expanded to the company’s other devices like PCs and gaming consoles. Microsoft is also working with third-party...

Asus ZenFone 3 Android Nougat Update Has Been Put On Hold

01/17/2017, Last week it was reported that ASUS Philippines had started to roll out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for the phone. It was then expected that the update would eventually find its way to other ZenFone 3 handsets around the world, but it seems that you...

Android One Handsets Could Be Coming To The US

01/17/2017, Google’s Android One handsets have typically been aimed at emerging markets. The idea is to provide customers who are on tight budgets with an Android smartphone that has an affordable price tag, no bloatware, as well as access to timely updates. In a...

NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet To Get Nougat Update In The Next Few Weeks

01/17/2017, For users of the NVIDIA SHIELD tablet, you’ll be pleased to learn that in the coming weeks, the Android 7.0 Nougat update for the device should be rolling out to the tablet. This is according to a post on Google+ (via Android Police) in which an NVIDIA...

Pokemon GO Reportedly Earned $950 Million In 2016

01/17/2017, When Pokemon GO was first released and the demand for the app proved to be higher than what many had expected, analysts were quick to jump in and offer their predictions. According to these analysts, Pokemon GO had the potential to earn $1 billion a year...

Android 7.0 Update Rolling Out For The Xperia Z5, Z5 Premium

01/17/2017, If you are looking to get your hands on the latest Android Nougat update for your Sony Xperia handset, you’ll be pleased to learn that Sony has started to roll out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for both the Sony Xperia Z5 and the Xperia Z5 Premium...

Latest Google Assistant Beta Hints At Payment Capabilities

01/16/2017, Amazon’s Alexa can do things like order you an Uber, order you a pizza, and make various purchases at your request. It looks like Google Assistant will soon be able to do the same because thanks to an APK teardown by the folks at XDA (via 9to5Google),...

Android Nougat Update Halted For The Galaxy S7

01/16/2017, Last week we reported that Samsung had begun rolling out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for its Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge handsets. This was after the update had undergone beta testing. However it seems that over in China, the update’s rollout has been...

The Nintendo Switch Will Have A Parental Control App

01/15/2017, Back in the day, parental control when it came to video games was basically about locking the console or computer away until a certain time of the day, or when chores or homework was completed. These days there are apps and it looks like Nintendo has...

Android 7.0 Nougat OTA Rolling Out To Galaxy S7 & S7 Edge

01/12/2017, So we know that Samsung is working on bringing Android 7.0 Nougat to the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge and last we heard, the update was expected to be released on the 17th of January, 2017. Turns out that maybe the date was wrong because according to reports, it...

Alleged Nokia 8 Photo Leaked, Shows Off Rear-Facing Camera

01/12/2017, The other day HMD Global announced the Nokia 6 Android smartphone. Given the handset’s name, we guess we can kind of see where HMD is going with this and thanks to a couple of images posted on Anzhou.cn (via Phone Radar), it seems that another upcoming...

Android 7.1.1 For Nexus 6 Causing Speakerphone Echo

01/11/2017, As much as we would love that updates to devices will always be perfect, that is unfortunately not the case. According to multiple user reports, it seems that the Android 7.1.1 Nougat update to the Nexus 6 is causing some issues. To be more specific, it...

Kantar: Android Continues To Dominate China’s Smartphone Market

01/11/2017, It is generally accepted that Android is currently the most dominant smartphone platform, with iOS coming in second. However not every market is the same, in which some markets iOS seems to perform better than Android, but if there is one market that...

The Nokia 6 Could Arrive For International Markets

01/11/2017, The other day HMD Global announced the Nokia 6. This is a new Nokia Android smartphone that features a pretty sleek design, although its specs aren’t exactly what many would consider to be high-end. It was also launched in China which seemed to suggest...