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Android N’s Official Name Will Be Revealed In A Few Weeks

06/09/2016, Thanks for your submissions. We’ll reveal the new name in a few weeks! #NameAndroidNhttps://t.co/qLtDZJNe9y — Android (@Android) June 8, 2016 Android N’s developer preview has been out for a while now and Google I/O has already passed us, but we...

Google To Introduce Improved Revenue Sharing With Android Devs

06/08/2016, So earlier we reported that Apple has plans to improve revenue sharing with developers through a subscription model, where developers who successfully get users to subscribe for a year will see revenue sharing improve from 30/70 to 15/85. Now according to...

This Case Turns Your iPhone Into An Android Phone

06/07/2016, The nature of the iPhone means that unlike Android and Android devices, flashing a ROM with another operating system is pretty much close to impossible for the average user, but developer Nick Lee is not your average user. You might recall some of his...

Viber Will Now Allow Users To Send Each Other Money

06/07/2016, Say you and your friends go out for a meal and someone pays for the meal first. You could pay your friend back by giving them cash, sending it via internet banking, sending it via PayPal, or in the case of more modern day messengers, you can just send it...

Facebook Messenger For Android To Get Quick Reply Option Soon

06/06/2016, We all receive notifications when we get a new message, but sometimes we’re in the middle of using an app and swapping out to another app could interrupt our workflow. This is why thankfully there are some apps that build in quick reply features, where...

Google Maps For Android Has A Beta Channel You Can Signup For

06/03/2016, If you are interested in participating in betas, whether you’re just naturally curious and want to find out things before everyone else does, or if you’re genuinely interested in finding bugs and holes in software, you might recall that earlier this...

Samsung Gear IconX Wireless Smart Earbuds

06/02/2016, The rumor mill was very active the past few days, around Samsung’s new wearable devices, that includes the long awaited Gear Fit 2 that features a curved Super AMOLED display. Following the trend in wearable, Samsung is launching the Gear IconX, smart...

Samsung Gear Fit2 Fitness Band with GPS

06/02/2016, It is great to see Samsung coming up with a new model of the Gear Fit, one of the most advanced fitness band at the time of its launch at MWC 2014 in Barcelona. The key feature of the Gear Fit was its gorgeous curved display, that made the device a hybrid...

Microsoft Promises To Stop Spamming Android’s Notification Tray

05/31/2016, It is no secret that when it comes to getting you to use their products, Microsoft is really pushy about it. Just looking at the Windows 10 upgrade alone, we’ve heard so many stories and read so many reports about how Microsoft is trying to get users to...

Microsoft Introduces “Tell Me” To Select Android Apps

05/30/2016, It looks like the folks over at Microsoft have decided to introduce a spanking new feature to its Word, Excel and PowerPoint apps for the Android platform, which is a good thing. Known as “Tell Me,” one can then learn just about anything that...

Android N Might Get Tongue Twisting Moniker

05/27/2016, The next iteration of the Android mobile operating system would be the Android N, and there has been a clarion call by Google themselves for the public to suggest names for Android N. We all know that each iteration of Android would be named after a...

Skype 7.0 For Android Delivers New Tablet Interface

05/27/2016, If you are a frequent user of Skype across numerous platforms, then you would be sure to notice that Microsoft has not neglected Skype users in this aspect, having rolled out new versions and updates from time to time, and their latest effort would be the...

Jury Finds Google Doesn’t Owe Oracle For Using Java In Android

05/27/2016, While the Apple vs Samsung lawsuit was probably one of the biggest lawsuits in the tech scene in the past few years, there was actually another lawsuit taking place that did not quite get the same publicity, and that was Google vs Oracle, in which the...