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Updated Samsung Android 6.0 Roadmap Leaked, Shows Some Delays

03/01/2016, Earlier this year in January, an alleged leaked Samsung roadmap for the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update showed when certain devices would be getting the latest version of Android. Some of the devices on the list have since received their update, like the...

Google Teases (Or Trolls) Android N’s Name

03/01/2016, Android N will be the next major build of Android. It is unclear as to what the N will stand for, but there has been some speculation that it could be called Nutella, or at the very least Nutella seems to be a crowd favorite. However recently Google’s...

This Is What Android N’s Notification Shade Could Look Like

02/29/2016, The next major build of Android will be Android N. What the N stands for is anyone’s guess, but with Google I/O coming up in the next few months, we guess it won’t be too long until additional details are revealed. Now thanks to the folks at Android...

Android 6.0 Update Now Rolling Out To The Droid Turbo 2

02/29/2016, A couple of days ago, we reported that Verizon’s Droid Turbo 2 underwent a soak test for the upcoming Android 6.0 Marshmallow update. Now if you weren’t part of that test and you were looking forward to the update, it seems that the test did not run...

Android N Could See Google Ditching The App Drawer [Update]

02/28/2016, Update – Google has since reached out to clarify that the mockup shown in the video is not an accurate representation of Android’s UI, and that it isn’t a hint of what’s to come. Based on that we can only assume that it looks like...

Droid Turbo 2 Undergoes Marshmallow Soak Test

02/27/2016, If you happen to be a proud owner of the Droid Turbo 2 from Motorola, you know, the handset that CNN put to the test concerning its ShatterShield screen, then you would be pleased to know that there are still some legs left in the device, which means you...

ASUS Lists Smartphones That Will Get Marshmallow Update

02/26/2016, If you own an ASUS handset and you’re wondering when your device will be getting an update to Android 6.0 Marshmallow, the bad news is that we don’t have any specific dates to look forward to. However the good news is that we do have a rough timeline...

Facebook Live Finally Comes To Android, But There’s A Catch

02/26/2016, Earlier this month, Facebook announced that they were opening up its Live platform to everyone around the world. There was a catch and that was that the feature is only available on iOS devices, at least at that time. As for Android users, Facebook did...

Alcatel IDOL 4S and IDOL 4 Review: Hands-on

02/26/2016, Alcatel launched two affordable yet well-built Android 6.0 Marshmallow smartphones at MWC 2016, the Alcatel IDOL 4S and the IDOL 4. What sets the Alcatel new smartphone apart is their ability to transform into VR headsets, thanks to its brilliantly...

Pandora On Android Receives Music Discovery Feature

02/25/2016, It goes without saying that different kinds of apps do deserve to have updates introduced from time to time, otherwise it would just stagnate and end up as legacy software as it is being left behind. Having said that, Pandora for Android has seen various...

Assassin’s Creed Identity Coming To Android This Spring

02/25/2016, Yesterday we reported that Ubisoft had finally decided to release Assassin’s Creed Identity worldwide. However at the time of launch, it seemed that only the iOS version of the game was available, so the question is what about Android gamers? Have they...

Microsoft Abandons Plan To Port Android Apps To Windows 10

02/25/2016, At the Build developer conference last year, Microsoft announced plans to offer developers bridge tools so that they could easily port their Android apps to Windows 10 Mobile. The company hasn’t said much about those plans since then and today it...

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ Receives Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow Update

02/24/2016, Not too many days after word went around that the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update was rolling out for the likes of the Samsung Galaxy S6 as well as the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge, here we are with word that owners of the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ too, would be...

Gmail For Android Gets Instant RSVPs And Rich Text Formatting

02/24/2016, Gmail for Android has been updated today with two new features. The features are aimed at making it easier for users to manage their inbox on the go. Matthew Izatt, Product Manager, Gmail wrote in the official blogpost that more than two-thirds of all...