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Google Scans Six Billion Apps Daily For Security Threats

04/19/2016, Google released its annual report on the state of Android security today. It released the report for the very first time last year and promised to make it an annual thing, so it’s keeping up with that promise today. Google mentions in the report...

HTC Nexus Mockup Looks Pretty Good

04/17/2016, As far as Nexus handsets are concerned, HTC has been only involved in one which was the first Nexus phone ever, which admittedly is a pretty important milestone for the company and Google’s Nexus lineup. Now thanks a post on Reddit, Redditor Daman09 has...

Android N Will Support Pressure Sensitive Displays

04/17/2016, Unlike Touch ID that launched with the iPhone 5s and has since inspired many smartphone makers to introduce similar security features on their products, 3D Touch/Force Touch did not appear to have the same runaway success despite the fact that there were...

Counter-Strike 1.6 Is Now Playable On Android

04/17/2016, There have been many versions of Counter-Strike that have been released over the years, but safe to say that many veterans are probably reminiscing about one of the “original” versions of the game, which is Counter-Strike 1.6. Now if you did grow up...

Android N Will See Google Redesign Their Emojis

04/13/2016, If there is one thing Google has been doing to set itself apart from the competition, it would be with its emojis which have been rather strangely designed. This isn’t so much a problem if you use Google’s apps like Hangouts, in which the emojis would...

You Can Now Stick Emoji To Moving Objects In Snapchat Videos

04/13/2016, Snapchat is sending out a new update today which allows its millions of users to stick emoji to moving objects in a video. The new update makes it possible to attach stickers and emoji to objects and have them track around a scene. This will enable users...

Samsung Might Have Revealed Android N’s Version Number

04/13/2016, Last month Google released the developer preview of Android N. Unfortunately the developer preview did not give us any inkling as to what the latest build of Android will be called, or what version number it will be, but now thanks to Samsung, it seems...

OnePlus One To Get Cyanogen OS 13 Tomorrow

04/08/2016, As you might have heard, yesterday OnePlus’ Carl Pei stated that the Marshmallow update for the OnePlus was in the final stages of testing. We weren’t sure what that meant as it could be days or weeks before it would be ready to be released. However...

SwiftKey Releases ShakeSpeak, Lets You Type Like Shakespeare

04/07/2016, Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be able to write in old English similar to the style of the great bard, William Shakespeare? If you have been wondering, you might be interested to learn that the folks at SwiftKey have recently released an...

Official Reddit App Released For iOS And Android

04/07/2016, Yesterday we brought word that the official Reddit app would be released soon, and it looks like we did not have to wait too long. For those who are itching to get their hands on the app, it seems that it has already been launched and is currently...

OnePlus One Marshmallow Testing In Final Stage

04/07/2016, According to a report from last year, OnePlus had initially promised that they would roll out the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update to the OnePlus One in the first quarter of 2016. Unfortunately we are currently in April meaning that OnePlus has missed the...

Android N Dev Preview Could Extend To Non-Nexus Devices

04/06/2016, Google released Android N’s developer preview last month and as expected and as we have seen in previous cases, the developer preview is only available to those with Nexus devices. This is a bit unfortunate for those who do not own Nexus devices but...

Official Reddit App For iOS And Android Coming Soon

04/06/2016, For the longest time ever, Reddit did not have an official app for smartphones. The closest we got to an official app was when Reddit acquired Alien Blue and made the third-party app an unofficial “official” app, but even then the app was limited to...

Google Releases Tool To Measure Touch Latency On Android Devices

04/06/2016, There are many reasons as to why an app on a phone might not be running as smoothly as it should. It could be that the phone’s hardware is old and there might not be enough RAM to handle the app properly. Or maybe it could be that the app was not...