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Android 4.4 KitKat Distribution Rises By 5%

06/05/2014, It’s now June and you guys know what that means – updated Android distribution stats. Now last month we reported that Android 4.4 KitKat’s adoption rate had risen by 3.2%, meaning that it was on 8.5% of all registered Android devices. It’s a...

Menthal App Will Show How Addicted We Are To Our Smartphones

06/05/2014, Ever wonder how much time you actually spend on your phone? Sure, you probably pick it up a few time a day to send messages, make phone calls, check on Twitter, Facebook, and etc., but all those minutes do add up, which could go to show just how addicted...

2013 DROID Smartphones To Get Android 4.4.3 KitKat Right Away

06/04/2014, There is just something about being in an “express class” when one is at school or a higher learning institution. It does have an air of elitism to it, not to mention being able to complete whatever we are supposed to study at a faster rate than our...

Hitman GO Finally Makes Its Way Onto Android

06/04/2014, A couple of months ago, Square Enix launched Hitman GO on iOS devices. They promised that an Android version of the game would be arriving at a later date and they were right. If you’re an Android user and you were looking forward to the game, you can...

Nokia X2 Launch Expected In The Coming Weeks

06/04/2014, Even though Nokia made Windows Phone smartphones exclusively for a couple of years now earlier this year it unveiled the first ever Android lineup under the Nokia X moniker. The company’s devices and services division was later acquired by...

Android 4.4.3 KitKat Arrives On Moto Devices

06/04/2014, Is it me, or is Android 4.4.3 KitKat about to take center stage this particular week? We have heard of it arriving on the Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition, in addition to making its way across a slew of Nexus devices, and now here we are with...

Automatic For Android Launched

06/03/2014, Having an older ride is not necessarily a bad thing, although it might translate to having to pay more for the maintenance of the car instead of using that money to knock off a chunk from the car loan that you took. Well, here is a new $99 Link dongle...

Touch Version Of Office Coming To Android Before Windows [Report]

06/03/2014, A few months back when it was rumored that the Office for iPad release had been delayed it was believed that Microsoft made this decision because it didn’t want the touch version of Office coming to a rival platform first. When CEO Satya Nadella...

Latest Instagram Update Supercharges Photo Editing

06/03/2014, Instagram started out as an iPhone app that allowed users to apply cool filters to their photos. Its popularity swelled after some time and the app was continuously updated with new features that made it even more powerful. If you believe that the...

Google Working On KITT, Hands Free Car Functionality For Android

06/01/2014, A few months ago, Apple unveiled CarPlay, which was basically iOS in the Car renamed. It provided users with an iOS-like interface that allowed them to interact with certain features on their phone, while placing it all in front of the driver so that they...

HP Announces New Android Laptop And Chromebook

06/01/2014, HP today announced two new notebooks both of which are powered by software made by Google. First up is the company’s new Chromebook. It teamed up with Google last year to launch the Chromebook 11 which was praised a lot for its design and vivid...

Bing Translation Feature Tested In Twitter

05/29/2014, It seems that there is a new Bing translation feature that is being tested out over in Twitter, although this has not become official just yet. According to blogger Arvid Bux who managed to post an image on his Google+ account, it showed off said Bing...