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List Of Samsung Devices To Receive Oreo Update Leaked

11/27/2017, Say what you will about Apple and their iPhones being overpriced and sporting features that Android phones have had for years, but if there’s one thing that’s hard to refute is Apple’s support for their iPhones, where they tend to offer support and...

Unlocked HTC U11 To Receive Android 8.0 Oreo Update Today

11/27/2017, A couple of weeks ago, we reported that the HTC U11 in Taiwan had begun to receive its Android 8.0 Oreo update. Presumably this meant that the update is ready for the phone, and that the HTC U11 in other markets would eventually receive their update as...

Bandai Launches ‘My Tamagotchi Forever’ For iOS And Android

11/26/2017, If you grew up playing the Tamagotchi toys, you might have heard that over the years, Bandai has attempted to revive the franchise through a variety of means, such as through a smartwatch app and also re-releasing it as a physical toy. However if the idea...


New Android Phone: 7 Ways To Transfer Data

11/22/2017, Upgrading to a new Android phone is a refreshing experience. It brings the joy of using new hardware, getting adjusted to a new user interface, as well as trying out a new set of specs. Though, transferring your data and apps from the old phone to its...

You Can Now Request To Join A Friend’s Instagram Live

11/21/2017, Last month Instagram announced a new feature in which it allowed users to invite their friends to join them on their Instagram Live video. However the invite only went one way, meaning that you could invite a friend, but they couldn’t make a request to...

Google Collecting Location Data Even Location Services Is Disabled

11/21/2017, Imagine your house has a light switch that you can turn on and off, and on the surface it appears to work. However secretly even when your switch is set to off, it is secretly on anyway and racking up a huge electricity bill for you. That’s pretty much...

Current OnePlus Devices Won’t Support Google’s Project Treble

11/21/2017, The problem with Android is timely updates, where unless you own a Pixel handset, chances are you’ll have to wait months before the next major update finds its way onto your phone, and for those who own devices that are 2-3 years old, there might even...

Nokia 2 Will Be Coming To The US Soon

11/19/2017, Last month HMD Global took the wraps off their latest entry-level smartphone in the form of the Nokia 2. Typically with such entry-level devices, we see them being targeted at emerging markets, but the good news is that if you’re after something cheap...

Lenovo Tab 7, Tab 7 Essential Tablets Launched

11/19/2017, If you’re in the market for a new Android tablet and don’t want to spend too much money, you might be interested to learn that Lenovo has recently taken the wraps off two new Android tablets. This comes in the form of the Lenovo Tab 7 and the Tab 7...

YouTube Android APK Teardown Reveals Possible Dark Mode

11/17/2017, Nowadays it seems that developers are adding “dark mode” as an option to their websites, apps, and so on. In fact earlier this year YouTube launched a dark mode for its desktop website, but for those wondering about whether or not it will be applied...

OnePlus 5T To Get Android 8.0 Update Early 2018

11/17/2017, Despite having been launched months after Google made Android 8.0 Oreo available to the public, the OnePlus 5T was launched with Android Nougat instead. It is a tad disappointing, but the good news is that OnePlus 5T owners won’t have to wait too long...

Twitter’s Tweetstorm Feature Starts Showing Up In The Android App

11/17/2017, twitter logoWhile Twitter is allowing users to tweet out longer tweets by expanding the character limit, sometimes there are certain things you can’t say in 280-characters. This is where “tweetstorming” comes in, where basically users tweet out...

Report Claims Android Is The Most Targeted By Malware

11/16/2017, Malware, viruses, hacks; those are security issues that aren’t exactly new, but unfortunately it seems that some platforms are more affected than most. According to Nokia’s latest Threat Intelligence Report, it seems that they have discovered that...

New Android Exploit Tricks Users Into Recording Screen Content

11/16/2017, A new Android exploit has been discovered which tricks users into recording the contents of their screen. The exploit has been discovered by MWR InfoSecurity and it’s present on Android versions 5.0 to 7.1. As previously mentioned, it tricks users...