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FTC Expands Investigation Into Android

04/27/2016, According to a new report, the Federal Trade Commission has expanded its investigation into Android over concerns that Google is exploiting its dominant position in the smartphone market. Google may not be making phones that everybody is buying but it...

Gmail On Android To Get Support For Exchange Accounts

04/25/2016, Gmail is Google’s email service and while we’re sure Google would love everyone in the world to just use Gmail, there are plenty of users out there using alternatives, such as Yahoo, Outlook, Exchange, and so on. Now a couple of years ago Google added...

Millions Of Android Apps Could Be Coming To Chrome OS Soon

04/25/2016, One of the important things when choosing a software platform like Windows, Mac, Linux, and etc. is the amount of apps that are compatible with it. Given that Windows is the dominating platform, it isn’t surprising to see that the majority of software...

Philips SpeechAir Is An Android-Powered Voice Recorder

04/24/2016, It used to be that back in the day, companies would create devices specifically created for audio recording. These used to be used by musicians and journalists to record audio snippets; in fact there are still plenty of journalists out there who probably...

Sony Xperia Z2 Gets Unofficial Android N Dev Preview Port

04/22/2016, When Google officially released Android N’s developer preview, they only made it available to Nexus handsets. We suppose this shouldn’t really come as a surprise since Nexus devices are as “pure” as they get when it comes to Android smartphones....

Police Want Google And Apple To Block Encryption Apps

04/21/2016, Apps with encryption isn’t so much about trying to skirt around the government’s prying eyes, but it’s more about security and privacy in general. Sometimes we might send sensitive information like credit card information or company secrets that...

Sprint’s Galaxy Note Edge, S5 Sport Receives Marshmallow Update

04/21/2016, If you bought either the Samsung Galaxy S5 Sport or the Galaxy Note Edge from Sprint back in 2014, we guess we can’t blame you if you’re a little worried that the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update might not make it to you guys, or that by the time it...

Crossy Road Updated With Multiplayer Feature

04/21/2016, If you’re a fan of endless runner titles, you might be familiar with Crossy Road. The 8-bit looking game has won over many gamers with its simple gameplay, not to mention the cute graphics. So much so that they even worked together with Disney to create...

Power-Tool Maker DeWalt Launches Their Own Smartphone

04/21/2016, When you think of smartphone brands, you might think of Samsung, Apple, LG, HTC, Xiaomi, Huawei, and etc. However in the past we have seen how some companies that have nothing to do with smartphones get in the smartphone game, such as Casio and even...

Microsoft Translator Can Now Translate Text Images

04/20/2016, Translating text from one language to another isn’t that hard and there are probably a ton of translation apps available at the moment. However translating a language from an image to text isn’t quite as common, although Google Translate has had the...

Chrome For iOS & Android Has 1 Billion Monthly Active Users

04/20/2016, Google’s Chrome is an incredibly popular browser, both for mobile and desktop. The fact that it can sync either platform also helps with its popularity, meaning that users won’t need to create new bookmarks or new browser history because what you save...

Google Scans Six Billion Apps Daily For Security Threats

04/19/2016, Google released its annual report on the state of Android security today. It released the report for the very first time last year and promised to make it an annual thing, so it’s keeping up with that promise today. Google mentions in the report...

HTC Nexus Mockup Looks Pretty Good

04/17/2016, As far as Nexus handsets are concerned, HTC has been only involved in one which was the first Nexus phone ever, which admittedly is a pretty important milestone for the company and Google’s Nexus lineup. Now thanks a post on Reddit, Redditor Daman09 has...