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Asus Outs Android 4.4 KitKat For Padfone Infinity, Fonepad Note 6

08/12/2014, Ah, there is nothing quite like having a software update to existing hardware that will help it keep up with the Joneses, compared to having to purchase a new device outright, as what one would have done in the past. Asus has announced that they have...

Google Search APK Could Let You Send Notes From Your PC

08/11/2014, Google is constantly on the lookout to improve their services to the masses, although in their quest to do so, they might literally run into an accident from time to time. Having said that, Google intends to let users have a far more seamless experience...

Run Android On Your Desktop PC

08/11/2014, It is starting to get more and more common these days to hunt down a bunch of Android-powered tablets that incidentally, run on hardware that have an Intel processor underneath the hood. Those are fine devices on their own, but what if one would prefer to...

Google’s Android Device Manager Gains Callback Functionality

08/07/2014, For those who are unfamiliar, Google has a web app called Android Device Manager. In some ways it is like Apple’s iCloud website where users will be able to locate their device from the website directly. Now previously through the web app, users would...

YouTube For LG G3 Gets 1440p Options

08/07/2014, So, you have a brand new LG G3 and you’re marveling at the QHD display. Everything looks sharper and more detailed, but what about videos? Not many videos have been catered for QHD or 4K displays just yet, but the good news is that if you watch YouTube...

Amazon Fire TV And Android Gamers Indulge In 2P Mode

08/07/2014, The Amazon Fire TV that rolled out in April earlier this year has proven itself to have enough staying power until now, where gaming happened to be one particular aspect that has been boasted of concerning the Fire TV before. In fact, Amazon even released...

Line App Updated With Sticker Recommendations As You Type

08/07/2014, Stickers are a fun and amusing way to chat with your friends and they can be found on apps like Facebook Messenger, Viber, and Line. Well if you’re an avid Line user, you might be interested to learn that the app has recently been updated (via The Next...

Sony Ends Android Support For PlayStation Mobile

08/06/2014, We’re not sure how many of you guys remember, back a few years ago, Sony tried to differentiate itself from the rest of the Android competition by releasing Android handsets like the Xperia Play. The handset was designed to play PlayStation titles and...

Moto X Will Receive Android L Update

08/04/2014, It was close to a month ago that we brought you word on how a customer representative from Motorola “confirmed” that the Moto X will be on the receiving end of the Android L update. Well, until an official announcement is made, one might run the risk...

HP Slatebook 14 Now Available For Purchase

08/04/2014, The HP Slatebook 14, a notebook that was spotted on a website a few months back, is now available for purchase and read to be shipped all the way to the front of your doorstep. The thing is, is the HP Slatebook 14 worth forking out good money for? Let us...

iOS Users More Active Online Compared To Android Users

08/03/2014, The battle between iOS as well as Android continues, as statistics can be interpreted differently, depending on which side of the fence you are sitting on. NetApplications did come up with a particular study, where they realized that iOS users happened to...

Android Finally Overtakes iOS In Terms Of Mobile Usage

08/03/2014, When it comes to install base, it is no secret that Android is the king. However in terms of usage statistics, oddly enough iOS has always managed to stay ahead of Google’s mobile operating system, at least until recently where figures released by...

Microsoft Takes Samsung To Court Over Android Royalties Dispute

08/01/2014, When you hear about lawsuits concerning Samsung, there is a good chance that Apple will be involved, but not this time. It seems that Microsoft has recently taken Samsung to court over Android royalties which Samsung is apparently no longer willing to...