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Angry Birds Transformers Gives iOS A 15-Day Head Start

09/25/2014, If there is one particular gaming franchise on the mobile phone and tablet platform which has reigned supreme for some time, it would be Rovio’s Angry Birds. There has been different “episodes”, so to speak, that have been released over the years,...

Android One Phones Get Rooted

09/24/2014, Google’s brand of Nexus handsets do stand out from the majority of the other Android-powered devices out there in the market because they do have the tendency of being developer-friendly. If you would want to unlock the bootloader, it is more or less as...

New Android App Tries To Figure Out Student Behavior

09/22/2014, Can a machine actually be able to quantify feelings? That remains a very difficult question to answer, and until someone can come up with a clear cut formula to determine whether you are depressed, angry, sad, or joyful, there is no clear cut indicator...

New Google Now Card Will Keep Track Of Flight Ticket Price Changes

09/22/2014, Everyone loves cheap flights and a good deal as it allows people to travel to places that might have otherwise been too expensive to fly to, right? While there are ways to keep track of flight prices and to find yourself the best deal, Google appears to...

How To Install APK Files: Sideloading on Android

09/22/2014, Android application package file commonly known as an APK (.apk) file is the format of installable files on Android platform. Every application you have installed or want to install on your Android device has the .apk extension or file format. You can...

Major Fruit Ninja Update Promised For Next Month

09/22/2014, Ask someone to list the most popular mobile games and there’s a good chance that Fruit Ninja will be in that list besides staples like Angry Birds and Candy Crush. Ever since the first version was released back in 2010 the game has been downloaded...

Android M To Succeed Android L

09/22/2014, When it comes to operating system versions for mobile devices, Google’s Android looks set to roll out the Android L version in the near future, taking over from where the existing Android 4.4 Kitkat is. However, even before Android L has been made...

Xperia Z3′s PS4 Remote Play Ported To Other Android Devices

09/22/2014, When Sony announced the Xperia Z3, one of the features of the phone was the PS4 Remote Play. For those who might have missed the announcement or who are unsure as to what the PS4 Remote Play is about, it’s basically where the Xperia Z3 handset can act...

Google Now Bill Reminders Rolling Out To More Users

09/21/2014, Earlier this year it was noted that there was a possibility of Google Now being able to remind you when to pay your bills. The feature appeared to be in testing at that time and it was rolled out to what seemed like a very limited group of people. Well...

Android L Update For Galaxy S5, Note 4, Before 2015

09/18/2014, The Android L is touted to be one of the most important Android updates to date, although there is no finalized name to the mobile operating system just yet. Still, much has been talked about this particular mobile operating system version from Google,...

Anki Drive Prices Cut As Android Support Lands Next Month

09/18/2014, Last year the Anki racing game was announced. The starter kit for this game contains a track and two toy cars that are backed by artificial intelligence so they don’t just go round and round the track, they actually have some pretty cool tricks up...

Goat Simulator Heads To iOS And Android Platforms

09/17/2014, Better late than never, as the game known as Goat Simulator is finally making its way over to both iOS as well as Android platforms, thanks to the efforts by developer Coffee Stain Studios who will deliver this crazy game idea to the mobile platform after...

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 Review

09/17/2014, Released in July 2014, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 (after the 10.5-inch display) is touted as “The Next Big Thing.” Those who like to nitpick semantically might point out the Galaxy Tab S is physically smaller than the Samsung Galaxy Note Pro with a...