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WhatsApp For Android UI Receives Material Design Overhaul

04/14/2015, WhatsApp for Android received a very important update recently but it didn’t bring much in the form of user interface changes. That update actually flipped the switch on voice calling, a feature that WhatsApp users have long waited for. With that...

LG G2 From T-Mobile Receives Android 5.0 Lollipop At Last

04/14/2015, Being patient certainly has its fair share of advantages, and if you happen to be an LG G2 owner who rocks to T-Mobile’s network, then surely you would have been extremely patient when it comes to waiting for the Android 5.0 Lollipop update.

Opera Mini 8 For Android Brings Major Changes

04/14/2015, The Opera Mini browser has its own dedicated user base. Millions of people around the globe use this browser on their devices, and those who use it on Android are in for a treat today. The company has released a revamped version of its browser for Android...

Apple Retains Top U.S. Smartphone Manufacturer Spot

04/12/2015, Despite all efforts by its rivals to steal market share Apple is still going strong in its home country. Latest data by comScore reveals that Apple has retained its spot as the top smartphone manufacturer in the U.S. for the three months ending in...

Amazon Prime Music Stations Now On Android

04/09/2015, Howdy folks – it looks like Amazon, as part of its Prime Music platform, has just launched Prime Stations on devices that run on the Android mobile operating system. Basically, Prime members who make use of Android devices will now be able to enjoy...

Amazon Initiates The Pre-Order Of Moto G’s Rival Huawei SnapTo

04/08/2015, Huawei recently announced a pocket-friendly smartphone, named as SnapTo. It is an LTE-enabled smartphone and will be available for pre-order starting from April 9 on Amazon. The Huawei SnapTo is another affordable offering from the Chinese manufacturer at...

Dell Venue 10 7000 Android Tablet: Hands-On

04/08/2015, In San Francisco, Dell has just announced a new 10-inch Android tablet: the Dell Venue 10 7000. In the same family line as the Venue 8 7000, this model has a much different design, which is best embodied by a barrel edge that features a magnetic connector...

Android 5.X Lollipop Sitting At 5% Distribution For April

04/08/2015, Android 5.0 Lollipop is Google’s latest operating system but it seems that in terms of adoption, things are still moving slowly. Last month we reported that according to Google’s Android distribution stats, Lollipop was sitting at 3.3% but for the...

Color And Fade Tools Arrive On Instagram For Android

04/07/2015, The Instagram app for Android today received a new update which adds two new tools to the app. Color and Fade are now available to Instagram users on Android. These tools are only available on this app right now but they will soon be making their way to...