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Minecraft: Story Mode For Android And iOS Released

10/15/2015, Minecraft is a very popular game with a very passionate fan following, many were not convinced by the idea that adding a storyline to the game will do any good, but they held their judgement until Minecraft: Story Mode was actually released. Mojang...

YouTube Gaming Update Adds Live Screencasting From Your Phone

10/15/2015, A couple of months ago YouTube launched YouTube Gaming. Back then the option to livestream was only available for desktop users. However an announcement made in Japan revealed that the feature would be making its way onto Android phones soon, and sure...

LG Found To Be Top OEM For Issuing Android Security Patches

10/14/2015, When it comes to choosing a smartphone brand, there are many things to take into consideration. Of course the obvious ones would be things like price, hardware specs and features, and design. However there are also other things to consider like its...

Verizon And Motorola To Unveil New Droid Phones October 27

10/14/2015, When it comes to relationships with carriers, Motorola has a pretty special one with Verizon. While carrier-exclusive phones do exist, what Motorola does with Verizon is an entirely different situation where the company creates phones specifically for the...

BlackBerry CEO Would Consider Dropping BB10 For Android

10/14/2015, BlackBerry is a company that built its success on producing its own phones and its own software. However with Android being the most popular choice right now in terms of mobile operating systems, safe to say that the Canadian company no longer has the...

Samsung’s Game Tuner App Lets You Adjust Framerate & Resolution

10/13/2015, It goes without saying that the harder your phone has to work, the more battery it will consume, and in some cases it could end up performing worse because the hardware isn’t powerful enough. However the good news is that Samsung has since published an...

Microsoft Reportedly Testing Dialer Android App

10/12/2015, While the Windows Phone platform certainly cannot boast the same number of apps compared to iOS and Android, instead of trying to court developers as they have done in the past, Microsoft’s new approach is to try and introduce as many of their products...

Google Has A New Live Wallpaper That’s Actually Useful

10/11/2015, Live wallpapers used to be a feature that Android users would proudly show off to iOS users, claiming that this is a feature that they do not have. Of course all of this has changed now especially since live wallpapers are a battery drain and while it...

WhatsApp Backup To Google Drive Is Official

10/07/2015, Earlier this year it was reported that one of the features made available to some WhatsApp Android users was the option to backup their chat logs and media files onto Google Drive. For Android users and those who use Google Drive frequently, this option...

Google Translate Can Now Translate Directly Within Apps

10/06/2015, Imagine trying to communicate with someone who doesn’t speak English particularly well over messaging apps like WhatsApp; it can be difficult, right? Imagine if that conversation was peppered in sentences and phrases made in a foreign language, forcing...

Synaptics Wants To Bring Pressure Sensitive Screens To Android

10/06/2015, With the introduction of 3D Touch on the new iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, many have heralded it as the future of how we will interact with our phones. Now a company by the name of Synaptics has announced a new display controller called the ClearPad 3700, which...

Android Lollipop Sees 23.5% Installation Share

10/06/2015, It was just in September that we heard how the Lollipop update of the Android mobile operating system has passed the 20% mark where Google’s Android distribution chart is concerned. In other words, from the beginning of September onward, 21% of all...