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Android Now Has 2 Billion Monthly Active Users

05/17/2017, When it comes to smartphone operating systems, it’s hard to deny that Android is currently the king of the hill and their closest competitor would be Apple’s iOS, but even then the market share difference is still pretty huge. So exactly how big is...

Android’s Instant Apps Now Available To All Developers

05/17/2017, At last year’s Google I/O event, the company announced an upcoming feature called Instant Apps, however fast forward to this year and that feature has yet to roll out in earnest, although recent reports have suggested it could be soon. Turns out the...

Notification Dots Will Be Coming To Android O

05/17/2017, One of the main differences between iOS and Android is the way the platforms handle notifications. With iOS, notifications come in two forms, via app badges where a number is shown on the app’s icon to indicate how many notifications/messages/emails...

Google Play Protect Will Help Make Android Devices More Secure

05/17/2017, We know that as it stands, Google has in place several security measures and checks for its Google Play Store to help prevent malicious apps from being uploaded. It’s not a perfect system as from time to time, some malicious apps do slip through, but...

Possible Nokia 8/9 Flagship Android Smartphone Spotted In Video

05/17/2017, So far Nokia’s Android comeback isn’t the most spectacular, but then again the handsets the company launched with HMD Global aren’t exactly what you would call high-end or flagship. However we have heard rumors that Nokia has a couple of flagships...

Audi And Volvo Pick Android As Their In-Car Operating System

05/15/2017, Android Auto already allows you to extend your Android smartphone experience to a compatible car but Google has been working with carmakers to provide a proper Android experience. Ahead of the company’s I/O developer conference this week, it has...

Google I/O 2017: What to Expect

05/12/2017, So far every year for the past few years without fail Google has hosted its annual Google I/O event, and this year the company is back with the 2017 version. Just like Microsoft’s BUILD conferences or Apple’s WWDC, Google I/O is mostly about software...

Google Allo Can Now Turn Your Selfies Into Stickers

05/12/2017, Emojis are a great way of expressing our emotions when sending text messages. For example an eye roll emoji can probably convey a lot of what you feel compared to a text. However what if you wanted something more personalized? What if there wasn’t an...

Google Device ‘Taimen’ Spotted On Geekbench

05/12/2017, Based on the launch of the Google Pixel and Pixel XL last year, it is safe to assume that this year Google could follow suit with two more new devices. However according to recent rumors, we could be getting more than we bargained for with a third device...

‘The Sims’ Announced For iOS And Android Devices

05/10/2017, If you grew up playing games like The Sims on your computer and you would love to be able to take that experience with you on the go, you might be pleased to learn that EA is more than happy to oblige as the company has announced that they will be...

Android Flaw Discovered, Won’t Be Fixed Until Android O

05/10/2017, As we have said in the past, there is no such thing as flawless software as there are bound to be ways in which hackers can find their way in, whether it be a bug, an exploit, or a security hole that was not closed. Despite Android being so many years...