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Google Is Working To Allow For VR Browsing On Chrome

07/01/2016, A couple of months ago, Google unveiled the user interface of YouTube and what it would look like if users were to view it in virtual reality on a Daydream compatible device. This means that not only would the videos be in VR, but so would the entire app...

PlayStation Vue Android App Released

06/30/2016, Sony had promised about a week ago that its PlayStation Vue TV streaming service will be launching on Android, and so it’s here. The PlayStation Vue app for Android has been released today and it provides access to live TV channels on Android...

Google Maps For Android Now Supports Multiple Destinations

06/29/2016, Say you’re supposed to be picking up multiple friends to go on a road trip with and you’re not 100% sure where they all stay. Prior to this, you’d have to enter each person’s house at every stop, but the good news is that in an update to Google...

Google Could Be Redesigning The Android Home Button

06/27/2016, Pretty much every phone out there comes with a home button. This lets users return to the main screen to access other apps and functions of the device. Some OEMs opt to create a physical home button, like Apple and Samsung, while others opt for...

Google To Release A Non-Nexus Smartphone This Year [Rumor]

06/26/2016, So far in terms of smartphones, Google has not made any of the devices themselves. They have instead opened up the bid to other Android OEMs, although presumably Google does have a say in what they want from the phone in terms of features, and what OEMs...

Huawei Will Keep Using Android As Long As It Remains Open

06/25/2016, The other day it was reported that Huawei was building their own mobile operating system in the event that their relationship with Google turns sour, or in the event that Google decides to close Android. Perhaps to reassure users, it has been reported...

HTC Could Be Bringing Its Sense Home To Non-HTC Devices

06/24/2016, Did you always like the design of HTC’s Sense UI? It is unfortunate that so far it has been more or less exclusive to HTC’s handsets, although we have seen launchers that have come close to copying its style. However the good news is that you could...

Alleged HTC ‘Sailfish’ Nexus Specs Leaked

06/24/2016, The last time we saw HTC make an Android device it was with the Nexus 9. However there have been rumors to suggest that 2016’s Nexus could be made by HTC, although there have also been claims that Huawei could be returning to the Nexus scene as well,...

YouTube Live Streaming Now Available On Mobile

06/23/2016, YouTube live streaming has been a feature available on the platform for a while now, although it was more recently that the ability for users to view live streams from their mobile devices was introduced. However the ability to create a live stream was a...

Huawei Is Building An Alternative OS To Android [Rumor]

06/23/2016, Google owns Android and while it might be open source, at the end of the day it still more or less belongs to Google. So far there are no signs that Google has plans to close Android and keep it to themselves, but there’s always that possibility that...

Security Researchers Discover New ‘Godless’ Malware For Android

06/23/2016, Google has been making a lot of effort in trying to patch Android every month with monthly security patches. This ensures that your Android phone stays on top of things. However it seems that despite their best efforts, sometimes there are some things...

Google Really Wants To Teach You How To Write Android Apps

06/23/2016, Google’s Android operating is probably the most used mobile operating system in the world at the moment, which means that when it comes to deciding which platform to develop for, the default choices are pretty much limited to iOS and Android at the...