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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...

IFTTT App Could Be Coming To Android Soon

04/09/2014, You guys might recall that a while back, an app called IFTTT launched on the iPhone. The name is short of “If This Than That” which is a nod to programming where programmers create if-then-else scenarios for specific events. For those unfamiliar with...

HTC One M8 Review

04/08/2014, With the introduction of the HTC One M8, HTC upgrades its flagship offering and offers a new version of its most famous phone to date. And since the original version (M7) had such a staunch -if not fanatical- following, the company has decided to double...

ZTE Apollo Could Be 64-Bit Android Smartphone

04/08/2014, According to Chinese media CNMO, ZTE is currently working on a 64-bit Android smartphone that has been given the codename Apollo. It does seem as though this particular smartphone will be based on one of Qualcomm’s newer Snapdragon 808 and 810...

Knock Lock For Android Locks Your Phone By Tapping The Display

04/07/2014, All phones will eventually stop working due to wear and tear on certain components, and some of the first few pieces of hardware to go are the physical hardware buttons, like the home button, lock button, volume rocker, and so on. If you’re looking to...

Your HTC One M8 Can Be Coverted Into A Google Play Edition

04/07/2014, Last month HTC unveiled its 2014 flagship smartphone, the HTC One M8. Just like its predecessor, the device has been well received. Its design, build quality and materials are much appreciated, and with an impressive hardware package under the hood, the...

Facebook Messenger For Android 4.0 Delivers Voice Calling

04/03/2014, Facebook did update their Facebook Messenger for iOS to version 4.0 some time last week, but what happened with that particular software update was the ability for users to be able to create groups from a contact list. This time around, it is Facebook...

CCleaner Beta Finally Arrives On Android

04/03/2014, For those who have been using computers for a long time now, you guys have probably heard of the software application called CCleaner. For those who haven’t, it’s basically a piece of software that has the ability to clean out your computer, remove...

MIUI Express Brings A Taste Of Xiaomi To Your Android Phone

04/03/2014, Xiaomi has only been around for a few years yet it has made waves in the Chinese smartphone market. It success in that market has been widely covered by major publications. Its very well known in tech circles, something it can leverage as it looks to...

Gmail For Android Screenshots Hint At Possible New Interface

04/02/2014, A couple of screenshots have leaked online which hint at the possibility that Gmail for Android app’s user interface might soon be getting an overhaul. It is unclear if these interface changes are final and are set to be rolled out to the public....