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Google Maps Beta Has A New ‘Explore’ Interface

09/11/2016, Google Maps is a great tool if you’re trying to find your way around a city or a country. However it can also be a good way to discover nearby attractions that you might not have otherwise looked at thanks to its “Explore” tab. Now according to a...

Video Shows 360-degree Renders Of The Google Pixel Phone

09/11/2016, In the past we have been treated to 3D renderings of the upcoming Google Pixel phone. These renderings were recreated based on information given to them, meaning that they weren’t official renderings but were supposed to be pretty close. Now if you’re...

Facebook Moments Gets Support For Full-Res Photos

09/11/2016, Facebook’s private photo sharing application called Moments has now been updated with a couple of cool features. The app previously only allowed users to share photos with selected Facebook friends but following the update, users can now share a web...

Australian Carrier To Take Google Pixel Pre-Orders On October 4

09/08/2016, A rumor from about a week ago suggested that Google’s upcoming Pixel and Pixel XL handsets would be officially revealed on the 4th of October. If you’re wondering how reliable those dates are, here’s some more “proof” that it is real. The folks...

Android 7.0 Nougat For Nexus 6P Reportedly Causing Battery Drain

09/08/2016, If you’re the owner of the Nexus 6P and you’ve recently updated to Android 7.0 Nougat and are experiencing faster than usual battery drain, it seems that you’re not alone. Over in Australia, local carrier Vodafone Australia has confirmed that they...

Super Mario Run Will Arrive On Android In 2017

09/08/2016, Yesterday during Apple’s iPhone presentation, the Cupertino company surprised everyone when they brought Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto on stage in which it was announced that Nintendo would be releasing Super Mario Run as an iOS exclusive. Naturally...

Android 7.0 Rolling Out Soon For The Nexus 6 & 6P

09/07/2016, One of the benefits of owning a Nexus handset is pretty much the guarantee that your device will be one of the first devices in the world to receive the latest Android updates whenever they are available. The good news is that if you own the Nexus 6 or...

Apple Music For Android Hits 10 Million Downloads

09/06/2016, Apple typically keeps its services exclusive to its platform, but with Apple Music, they have opened it up to Android users as well. Given the fierce competition from the likes of Spotify, we suppose this made sense, although Android users weren’t...

Samsung Patents Handset That Can Run Both Android And Windows

09/06/2016, PCs with dual-boot functionality are not a new concept. Many have tried creating products that run two operating systems out of the box but these products haven’t really caught on with the masses. Perhaps Samsung might fare better. It has been...

Google’s Pixel Phones Could Launch With Android 7.1

09/06/2016, We suppose it is pretty obvious that Google’s upcoming handsets will launch with Android Nougat preinstalled. We had assumed that it would most likely come with Android 7.0 Nougat, but a recent tweet by @LlabTooFeR has revealed that it would be getting...

Google’s Pixel XL (Marlin) Makes An Appearance On Geekbench

09/04/2016, By now we suppose we’ve more or less figured out what kind of hardware specs the upcoming Google phones are packing, but we guess it wouldn’t hurt to be reassured every now and then. According to recent sightings, it seems that the Google Pixel XL...

Google’s Pixel & Pixel XL Phones Could Be Announced October 4

09/02/2016, If you might recall, there was a report from yesterday that revealed that Google’s upcoming handsets this year won’t be falling under the Nexus brand. Instead the HTC-made handsets codenamed Sailfish and Marlin are said to be known as the Pixel and...

Google’s New Phones Rumored To Be Called The Pixel & Pixel XL

09/01/2016, So according to the rumors, Google is said to be dropping the Nexus brand for its smartphone lineup. We also know that HTC is rumored to be making two handsets for Google this year codenamed Sailfish and Marlin, so if they aren’t going to be known as...