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Google Messenger Updated With Quick Reply Feature

04/29/2015, Having such hi-tech gadgets like smartphones is all about convenience and making our lives more efficient. That being said if you’re an Android user you might want to update to the latest version of Google’s Messenger app as in the latest version, it...

New Google Now Card Informs You When A Product Goes On Sale

04/29/2015, Let’s say you’ve been eyeing a new camera but at its current price, it is a bit too expensive for your tastes so you forget about it and hope that either you can save up enough for it, or maybe hope that a sale will take place and it will become more...

Office For iPad Will Get Add-Ins Support, Android To Follow Later

04/29/2015, Users who have used Microsoft Office for the desktop are probably familiar with add-ins. Essentially one could think of add-ins for Office as how extensions are for browsers where users can add more features and functionality to the app that might make...

Airbnb App For Tablets Finally Arrives

04/29/2015, Airbnb has long offered mobile applications for iOS and Android but it has taken its sweet time to come up with one that supports tablets as well. The property rental company has finally released an app that’s compatible with tablets, it brings a...

Windows 10 Could End Up Supporting Android Apps [Rumor]

04/29/2015, While there has been a case made for not having as many apps in the Windows Phone Store compared to the iTunes App Store and Google Play, users like variety. If this app doesn’t suit you, at least users will have more choices and options to find the one...

Cyanogen Plans To Partner With More Smartphone Vendors In China

04/29/2015, The Chinese market is no joke. Ask Apple where they saw sales in country overtake those in Europe, which is why it does not come as a surprise to learn that Cyanogen is planning on working with more Chinese vendors in the future to help get their platform...

Nokia N1 Tablet To Make Its Way Outside Of China

04/28/2015, The Nokia N1 tablet was launched earlier this year, but unfortunately for those who were hoping to get their hands on it, the tablet was only launched in China which is a bit of a bummer for some users. However the good news is that it looks like...

How To Bypass Android Lock Screen

04/27/2015, Android comes with built-in protection feature to prevent unauthorized use of your phone. You can use the medium (Pattern) or high (Password) security, according to your requirement to prevent people from accessing your phone data. However, there is a...

How To Block Text Messages On Android

04/27/2015, Text Messages (SMS) are one of the fastest and most widely used methods of communication, so it is not a surprise that it will also be used to spam or harass. If you are not blocking these messages, then most probably you are will currently receiving...

Cyanogen Teases Upcoming Secret Project

04/24/2015, Cooking up something new in the lab #EarlyStages #TopSecret A photo posted by Cyanogen (@cyanogen_official) on Apr 24, 2015 at 12:39pm PDT Cyanogen has been making waves lately especially after their comments about wanting to take Android away from...

Security Flaw For Android-based Fingerprint Systems Exposed

04/23/2015, These days it is becoming more common for Android OEMs to introduce fingerprint sensors to their smartphones, especially after seeing the success Apple has enjoyed with Touch ID after the release of the iPhone 5s. However it seems that in their haste to...