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Some Cheap Android Smartphones Are Reportedly Stealing User Data

11/15/2016, Since Android is open source you can get it on smartphones that cost less than $100 and more than $1000. It’s often the first smartphone platform that new users encounter when they move up from a feature phone to a cheap Android smartphone. Cheap...

HTC 10 Could Receive Android 7.0 Update By End November

11/14/2016, While Android 7.0 Nougat has been out for a while now, not many OEMs have pushed the update out to their phones. Sure, there have been several devices that have launched with the latest version of Android, like the LG V20 and the HTC Bolt, but what about...

Android Nougat Development For Galaxy S6/S6 Edge Has Begun

11/13/2016, Last we checked, Samsung had begun their Android 7.0 Nougat beta program for the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge. Given that the Note 7 is no longer in play, it means that Samsung’s flagship phones for 2016 are the S7 and S7 Edge, so it makes sense that they...

ZTE Stock Android Smartphones Might Be A Possibility

11/13/2016, Google may have killed the Nexus program but it appears that ZTE wants to carry the baton forward. To be fair, Google has ditched Nexus because it doesn’t fit in the “Made by Google” vision that it has got going with the Pixel handsets...

Night Mode Could Be Returning To Nexus Devices

11/11/2016, When Google released the Android 7.0 Nougat developer preview, one of the features was Night Mode which was supposed to help reduce the amount of blue light emitted from our phone’s screen. However with the public release, the feature was removed....

Android 7.0 For OnePlus 3 Will Be Available By End Of The Year

11/10/2016, Back in September, OnePlus revealed that they were “actively working” on bringing Android 7.0 Nougat to the OnePlus 3. For those wondering what this means and when we might see it being released, the good news is that you won’t have to wait much...

Android 7.0 Beta For Galaxy S7 Includes A Blue Light Filter

11/10/2016, If you use your smartphone right before you go to sleep and you wonder why you can’t seem to get a good night’s rest, your smartphone is probably to blame. This is due to the blue light being emitted from our displays in which studies have found can...

Microsoft Reassures That Office Will Work On Chrome OS

11/10/2016, Earlier this week there were reports that made it sound like Microsoft was blocking access to its Office apps on Chrome OS computers. To be more specific, there were owners of the Asus Flip and Acer R11 Chromebooks who were reporting that they were...

Adobe Lightroom For Android Finally Gets Proper RAW Support

11/09/2016, Adobe brought proper RAW support to Lightroom for iOS earlier this year and while the move was welcomed, Android users were left out because the company said this feature would arrive for them at a later date. They had to make do with the DNG RAW format,...

Android 7.0 Nougat Installed On 0.3% Of All Android Devices

11/07/2016, It has been several months now since Android 7.0 Nougat was made publicly available. However it seems that even then the number of the devices with the update installed is a blip on the Android radar because according to the official numbers on Google’s...

Huawei Mate 9 Review

11/07/2016, Huawei is launching its large-display flagship Mate 9 phone before many expected it. Its Mate 8 predecessor was announced at CES 2016, and it’s coming to the U.S. The Mate 9 is mostly an incremental upgrade to the Mate 8, and keeps everything that made...

Gmail For iOS Finally Has Same Features As Its Android Counterpart

11/07/2016, Since Google owns Android you can expect the platform to get preferential treatment when it comes to updates for apps that are available on both Android and iOS. Now it may not have done that deliberately, but the Gmail for iOS app has long been lacking...