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VLC For Android Finally Exits Beta

12/09/2014, It goes without saying that the Video LAN Client, better known as VLC, is one of the most popular media players out there. VLC is loved by media fans not only because its open-source, also because it is available on a wide variety of platforms while...

Tonino Lamborghini 88 Tauri Goes Official

12/08/2014, If you have ever looked at a Lamborghini gliding past you wistfully, wishing that you had the financial means to be able to afford one of these bad boys, perhaps it is time to actually reconsider – after all, you need not purchase a Lamborghini that...

Google Removes Pirate Bay Related Apps From Play Store

12/07/2014, Interestingly enough despite Google deciding not to blacklist certain pirate websites from its search, the company has recently started to delete apps related to piracy in its Google Play Store. According to reports, Google has been actively deleting apps...

Google Messenger Updated, Lets You Pick Contacts’ Color Scheme

12/04/2014, Google Messenger is one of the new apps introduced in Android 5.0 Lollipop and naturally it features a Material Design look to it. Now the app used to randomly assign colors to your contacts but the good news for those who want to color code their...

Android 5.0.1 Arrives On AOSP

12/02/2014, It goes without saying that Android 5.0 Lollipop is more or less in its infancy at this point in time, but it looks as though Google themselves have not stopped tweaking on it, where there is apparently a newer flavor of Lollipop in the pipeline. Known as...

Android 4.4 KitKat Distribution Is On The Rise, According To Google

12/01/2014, We are now in December which means that Google has recently released their Android distribution stats for the month of November, and if you’re wondering how the adoption of the later builds of Android is doing, you will be pleased to learn that it looks...

India’s OnePlus One To Get Lollipop-Based ROM

11/30/2014, As we hear of how OnePlus intends to prepare for the launch of its very own OnePlus One smartphone over in the world’s second most populous country, India, it looks as though that the December 2nd selling date is also starting to shape up to look pretty...

Skype For Android Updated

11/26/2014, All apps do require an update from time to time in order to keep up with the times, and Skype for Android is no different. The app’s most recent update would open up the doors for you to multitask even on your smartphone – and that includes while...