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Google Glass Android 4.4 KitKat Update Arrives

04/15/2014, It was recently that we brought you word on how Google announced that they would be introducing the Android 4.4 KitKat operating system update to Google Glass sometime this week, but who would have thought that it would be so soon as today? Also known as...

Line Messaging App Announces New Sticons Feature

04/15/2014, If there is one feature that the messaging app Line is known for, it would be its stickers. The sticker store is constantly updated with new stickers and is used by companies to help market movies and television shows and even music by releasing stickers...

Google Redesigning Android App Icons [Rumor]

04/13/2014, With every major revision of Android, Google brings about small changes to the appearance of the Android operating system. So far we’ve seen Google experiment with a bunch of different looks and according to the folks at Android Police, they claim that...

How To Transfer Contacts From iPhone To Android (5 Ways)

04/13/2014, As the HTC One M8 and the Galaxy S5 hit the market, some of you may see a good opportunity to switch from iOS to Android. Interestingly, when we talk to prospect switchers, the question that we get the most is how to go from  iPhone to Android without...

Chrome Beta For Android Updated

04/10/2014, It seems as though Google is working to roll out the latest version of its Chrome web browser for Android, where there will be new features that include support for full screen video alongside subtitles, not to mention HTML5 controls as well as the...

Google Expands Security Services For Android

04/10/2014, If you happen to be in possession of an Android-powered device that is capable of accessing the Google Play Store by default, then here is some good news for you in terms of security, where it ought to be able to give you a greater peace of mind, too. It...

LG G Pad 8.3 Receives Android 4.4 KitKat Update In US And Europe

04/10/2014, It was sometime in late March that the LG G Pad 8.3 began to be on the receiving end of the Android 4.4 KitKat update, although that particular roll out happened to remain within the confines of South Korea only. Fast forward to today, and here we are...

Google’s New Calendar App Gets A Visual Overhaul

04/10/2014, For those who synchronize their Google accounts with their Android phone, this means that not only will you be able to get your emails on your phone, but also your calendar appointments, and any changes made in the calendar app will also affect the web...

Google Dogfooding Android 4.4.3 KitKat [Rumor]

04/10/2014, As it stands the latest version of Android KitKat is 4.4.2, although recently we have heard word that Google could be preparing for another update in the form of Android 4.4.3. Now according to the folks at Android Police, they have learnt that this is...

Nikon Coolpix S810c Announced, Runs On Android

04/10/2014, Cameras, for the most part, run on their own proprietary software, although given the open nature of Android and the apps available for the platform, we’ve seen how some camera manufacturers have decided to integrate Android into their cameras, perhaps...

Future Android Builds Could Remind You Where You Parked Your Car

04/09/2014, There are some who after parking their car, will take a photo of the place they parked, like a pillar which shows which level and which zone they are parked in. This makes it easy for them to remember where they left their car. However according to a...

Mailbox For Android And Mac (Beta) Launched

04/09/2014, If you’re an iOS user converting to Android, there are probably some iOS-exclusive apps that you might miss, one of them being Mailbox. Well the good news is that if you were wondering when the app would arrive for Android, wonder no more because...

Nokia X Custom Android ROM Revealed

04/09/2014, When the Nokia X was announced at the end of February this year, many people were surprised to find out that this happens to be the first Android-powered device from Nokia, who have stood by Windows Phone staunchly before that. While it is not exactly a...