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Google Patents Drag-And-Drop Feature For Android

04/25/2017, While our smartphones are convenient little computers in our pockets, sometimes there are certain tasks that are much better accomplished with a computer. For example copying and pasting text isn’t quite as fast compared to a computer, although to...

Google Testing Copyless Paste Feature In Chrome For Android

04/24/2017, Back in March it was reported that Google was apparently testing out a feature for Android that would save users a couple of steps when it comes to copying and pasting text. This was done by predicting what users wanted to copy and it would then offer up...

Moto G4 Play To Get Nougat Update In June

04/24/2017, Motorola has been slowly rolling out the Nougat update for its phones from last year, such as the Amazon version of the Moto G4 and the Moto G4 Plus. So what about the Moto G4 Play? The good news is that it looks like it has been confirmed that the Moto...

Android Wear 2.0 To Roll Out To Remaining Devices In May

04/20/2017, Android Wear 2.0’s roll out has been happening in fits and bursts and recently Google even announced that some devices might see their update delayed due to a last minute bug that was discovered. However the good news is that in May, all Android Wear...

Google Removes ‘Free App Of The Week’ Section From Play Store

04/20/2017, Last month it was revealed that Google had introduced a “Free App of the Week” section to its Play Store, where users who wanted to see what paid apps were free that week could find it easily. It was a pretty useful feature, especially if you love...

Google’s New Play Store Helps Spring Clean Your Apps Easily

04/20/2017, If you’ve stuck around with one particular platform for many years, there’s a good chance you’ll have downloaded and deleted many apps. Some might have been for just a one time use, others might be because you found a better alternative, but...

Some Pixel XL Devices Accidentally Receive Internal Android Update

04/19/2017, Before an update is released to a smartphone, clearly there is testing that needs to be done on the update before it is released to the public. This is why alpha and beta builds exist where bugs and issues are caught before they affect too many users. We...

Instagram For Android Gets Offline Mode

04/18/2017, Have you ever browsed social media only to be disconnected suddenly due to your WiFi cutting out, or suddenly losing reception on your phone? It can be annoying and it most definitely interrupts your activity. The good news for Android users is that if...

HBO Go’s Mobile App Will Finally Adds Binge Watching Features

04/18/2017, Video platforms like Netflix have long had binge watching features where episodes will play back to back until you have had enough. This is done automatically where at the end of one video, the next video will play, meaning you can just veg out on your...

Samsung Galaxy S8 Review

04/18/2017, The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ have officially arrived, and everything indicates that it was worth the wait. Samsung has made every effort to make its leading-edge smartphone series “cutting-edge.” The Galaxy S8 takes large-display phones to a whole new...

Dropbox’s Document Scanner Finally Arrives On Android

04/13/2017, The problem with developing for different platforms is that developers typically choose to focus on one first before moving onto the next one. This usually results in an app getting new features for one platform first before the feature arrives for the...

Latest WhatsApp Beta For Android Adds Shortcut For Text Formatting

04/13/2017, Last year WhatsApp introduced rich formatting for messages which meant that users could now send messages in bold, italics, or strikeout. However to send these messages, you’d need to memorize the code for each of the formatting. This isn’t really...