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Android 4.4.3 Might Bring A Redesigned Dialer

04/24/2014, Rumor has it that work on Android 4.4.3 is already underway. Even though its meant to be an incremental update, Android 4.4.3 is expected to bring a redesigned dialer application. There is no official confirmation of this just yet, however screenshots of...

ARM Expects 64-bit Android Devices By End Of The Year

04/24/2014, Apple announced the iPhone 5s last year and it did stir up quite the storm, not so much for its features or its design, but rather for the simple fact that Apple’s latest chipset in the device was a 64-bit chipset. This was a big deal because this is...

XCOM: Enemy Unknown Android Version Coming Soon

04/23/2014, XCOM: Enemy Unknown was one of the extremely outstanding games back in the days of SVGA graphics on the desktop PC. Every single turn mattered, as it could end up as a situation of life or death. Well, it seems that the franchise did experience a sort of...

OnePlus’ Marketing Stunt Asks The Public To Smash The Past

04/23/2014, The OnePlus One handset has been officially announced and we’re sure based on its hardware specifications as well as the fact that the phone will come preinstalled with CyanogenMod that Android users are very interested in it. If there is one complaint...

Leaked Android Dialer App Screenshot Shows Slight Makeover

04/21/2014, Over the past couple of weeks, we’ve seen some alleged changes that Google will be making to the Android UI. Some of the changes are drastic, like the change with the Calendar app, and some a bit more subtle with changes in color, like Gmail, and now it...

Apple And Google Reportedly Vying For Mobile Game Exclusives

04/21/2014, Back in the day it used to be which platform had more apps available for it, but as developers started to craft apps for both iOS and Android simultaneously, it soon became a matter of which app is available on which platform exclusively, kind of like...

Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition Makes Its Way Onto Android

04/20/2014, Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition has been an iOS exclusive for a while although this wasn’t by design, but rather because its developers had not gotten around to creating an Android version yet, although it was on their list of things to do. Well the...

Chuwi Cloned Lenovo’s Android-Powered Yoga Tablets

04/18/2014, Chuwi, the Chinese relative of Chewbacca – no, I jest, they happen to be a China-based device manufacturer, and their latest Android-powered tablet seemed to have taken a major page right out of Lenovo’s Yoga range of tablets that run on the...

Galaxy S5 Review

04/17/2014, One of the most anticipated smartphone of 2014 has landed. Announced at MWC 2014, the Samsung Galaxy S5 is now available in retail and scores of people have already upgraded. If you are reading this, it means that you are still sitting on the fence and...

Madison For Android Declares War On In-App Advertisements

04/17/2014, Developers often offer ad-free and ad-supported versions of their applications. This way they can continue to earn money without leaving a subset of users out. Those who want to pay for the app can do so and not see any ads. Those who don’t want to...

Flickr 3.0 Brings Filters, Editing Tools And More

04/17/2014, Yahoo today launched a completely redesigned Flickr 3.0 application for iOS and Android. Right off the bat it seems like the service is trying to compete with Instagram head-on. It now offers filters like its Facebook owned counterpart as well as advanced...

Possible Redesigned Google+ App For Android Spotted

04/16/2014, So apparently not only is Google working on a redesign for its app icons, but apparently they are also working on a redesign of the Google+ app for Android. This is thanks to a sighting by a Google+ user, Yoel Kaseb, who managed to get his hands on a...

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...